Telling the Next Cool Story With Mark Gould

Telling the Next Cool Story With Mark Gould

Santa Clarita resident and CalArts alumnus, Mark Gould, has butcher paper spread out along a Jason Pollock inspired wall in his office. Timelines and ideas are scribbled on them, like an oversized brainstorming session for someone who prefers the visual organization...
The Joy of Creating Music with Kevin Manthei

The Joy of Creating Music with Kevin Manthei

If you grew up in the 80’s with chronic numb thumb, you can probably hum the “Super Mario Brothers” theme song and recall the victory tune that played when you leveled up and came one step closer to freeing Princess Peach. Likewise, each Saturday morning cartoon you...
Where Cozy Meets Beautiful!

Where Cozy Meets Beautiful!

Sand Canyon is a ranch style neighborhood tucked away from the hustle and bustle of an ever-growing Santa Clarita Valley. This peaceful equestrian community is what convinced the Manthei family to trade the beaches of Santa Monica, for a 5,400 square ft. home that...
18 Holes of Gratitude with Nancy Butler

18 Holes of Gratitude with Nancy Butler

Nancy​ ​Butler​ ​made​ ​Santa​ ​Clarita​ ​her​ ​home​ ​33​ ​years​ ​ago,​ ​back​ ​when​ ​the​ ​valley​ ​was​ ​covered​ ​in onion​ ​fields​ ​and​ ​the​ ​most​ ​popular​ ​attraction​ ​in​ ​town​ ​was​ ​a​ ​donkey​ ​farm.​ ​Since​ ​then,​ ​she’s​ ​left her​ ​mark​ ​by​...
Putting Wonder in Wonderful with Lisha Yakub-Sevanian

Putting Wonder in Wonderful with Lisha Yakub-Sevanian

 Lisha Yakub-Sevanian is bringing wonder to Santa Clarita. The Valencia High School alum is the founder of Calgrove Media, a Valencia-based production company cultivating family entertainment with exciting projects on the horizon. “Our motto is ‘Find the Wonder’. It’s...
The Name Is Jill…JILL BONDY

The Name Is Jill…JILL BONDY

It’s been said that we make a living by what we get, but make a life by what we give. Few people know this better than Jill Bondy, who has made quite an inspirational life through her volunteer efforts in the Santa Clarita Valley for the the past 40 years. The 2016...