ElectionsVote Tip of the hat to all you thousands of saddlepals this wonderful Thursday morning. Lids secure on the lattes? Got the sunglasses on tight? Facing the right way in the saddle? (There should be a large (more..)

ElectionsVote Top of the morning, o H.M.P. (Mighty History Posse). Beautiful autumn day. Time to mount up for our weekly trek into the yesteryears of Santa Clarita. Small reminder. While we’re back in time, d(more..)

ElectionsVote Wishing you a  fun and safe Halloween tonight, saddlepals. Me and Indy are going trick or treating down in Toluca Lake, where movie stars give out gallon containers of Haggan Daz ice cream and en(more..)

ElectionsVote Where is this year sneaking off to? In a blink, it will be 2014. Fortunately, with the miracle of time traveling, we can shave off a little of tomorrow by slipping back into yesterday. Let’s go (more..)

ElectionsVote Santa Clarita surely is something. It’s sneaking up on November and some folks across the country are lacing up snow shoes. We’re still hovering in front of air conditioners. From t(more..)

ElectionsVote Top of the Thursday morning to you, dear amigos and amigo-ettes. Welcome to the warming glow of the SCV Beacon. We’ve a most amazing trail ride through SCV history ahead. If I remember right, (more..)

ElectionsVote A glorious first Thursday morning in October, isn’t it, saddlepals? Welcome again, to your SCV Beacon. I’d say a perfect morning to climb upon a fine, tall horse and do a little historic(more..)

ElectionsVote Happy autumn to you, saddlepals. We’ve a most interesting trail ride through Santa Clarita history ahead. You oldtimers, help the younger yuppies into their saddles and go through the basic A-(more..)

ElectionsVote This is one of my most favorite times of year, no matter what year — the beginning of Autumn. Big, huge, giant sigh of relief because Lord help me, I love the cool weather. Soon it’s Fal(more..)

ElectionsVote Thanks for joining me on The West Ranch Beacon’s trailride through local history, amigos. We’ve many interesting vistas ahead. Shall we steer our sturdy mounts toward yon spinning tim(more..)