BRIEFLY MOCK CASINO PARTY PLANNED AT ICE RINK.
Tickets are $30 per person and include dinner and scrip to play craps, blackjack and roulette. A buyer will get $2,000 in scrip with a ticket bought before Saturday and $1,000 in scrip for a ticket bought Saturday.
Money raised will go to the softball program.
The event will be held from 7 to 11 p.m. in a banquet room at the ice rink, 27745 N. Smyth Drive, across from the high school.
For information, call softball coach Donna Lee at the school at (661) 294-1188.
'Shopper' grabs jewelry, escapes
SAUGUS - A man posing as a customer grabbed several pieces of jewelry that he was looking at Wednesday, then fled, authorities said Thursday.
Employees at Jewelry World on Bouquet Canyon Road chased the man who ran out of the store at about 5:45 p.m. with thousands of dollars in jewelry, but they were unable to catch him, police said.
Witnesses told police the man is in his 20s, 5 feet 6 inches tall, 180 pounds, with short black hair. He was wearing a cap and a baseball jersey.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Santa Clarita sheriff's station at (661) 255-1121.
New bus station to open next week
VALENCIA - Buses on all Santa Clarita local routes will begin using the new McBean Transfer Station on Sunday.
On Monday, most commuter routes will start going through the station, located at McBean Parkway and Valencia Boulevard.
The station replaces a temporary transit center on Citrus Street, east of the Valencia Town Center mall. It is expected to help streamline service and improve schedules.
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|Date:||Jan 18, 2002|
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