When we first discovered that legendary icon, Willie Nelson, would be taking the stage at the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center, we were elated. What an exciting occasion this is for our City, and we cannot wait for his arrival.
It is an honor for us to feature country superstar, Willie Nelson, on the cover of this issue of élite Magazine.
|When we first discovered that legendary icon, Willie Nelson, would be taking the stage at the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center, we were elated. What an exciting occasion this is for our City, and we cannot wait for his arrival.
It is an honor for us to feature country superstar, Willie Nelson, on the cover of this issue of élite Magazine.We are equally excited that this special keepsake issue will not only be distributed to the thousands of homes and businesses in the Santa Clarita Valley, but also to fans attending Willie Nelson’s concert at the Performing Arts Center on April 5. Learn more about Willie and his distinguished career in our cover story.
Throughout this issue, you will notice that the spirit of the west lives on in the Santa Clarita Valley. From cowboys to great train robberies, discoveries of gold and striking oil, Santa Clarita is rich in history. Step back in time with us, as we relive some of our City’s historical moments in A Look Back at the History of the SCV.
In keeping with our western theme, read about our Mayor, Laurene Weste, and how her husband won her over, or the encounter, which led to a budding romance and lifetime of love for Bobbi Jean and Jim Bell.
Can you imagine life without a little wine? Learn more about prohibition and how it affected winemaking with our wine expert Eve Bushman.
Sometimes we like to escape the hustle and bustle of city life, so spend a weekend enjoying the sights and sounds of the countryside on a dude ranch. Read more about these memorable destinations in our Great Escape feature.
Keeping with the country theme, be sure and add a little western flare to your wardrobe. From cowboy boots to denim, we have provided you with some of our favorite western inspired fashion.
Dust off your cowboy boots, ladies and gentlemen, as the City of Santa Clarita’s Cowboy Festival is coming to town! Santa Clarita’s rich Western heritage will take stage from April 24 through April 27, complete with music, poetry, cowboy gear and more.
Another event we are looking forward to attending is the Child & Family Center’s Taste of the Town, which will be on Sunday, May 4. Read more about the event’s Title Co-Sponsors Bank of Santa Clarita and Whitening Lightning.
She’s the talented and fun loving Santa Clarita resident who stars as Taylor Hathaway on Nickelodeon’s The Haunted Hathaways. Read more about Amber and her life as a teen actress.
We all want to achieve the best in life, and that involves taking control of your health and wellness. Create a healthy lifestyle by making healthy decisions. In this issue, we are pleased to feature Everything About Health and Wellness business profiles to assist you with finding the right professional to help protect your health, prevent disease and promote your well-being.
With the arrival of May, be sure and take a moment to remember all those who have fought for the freedoms we enjoy today as you celebrate Armed Forces Day and Veterans Day. To all the mothers, we wish you a very Happy Mother’s Day.
-Linda & Moe Hafizi