Story Length: 500 words (can be shorter or longer depending on the story and is approved by Editor).
Photos: Attach photos as a jpg file to an email. Include photo credit and please provide photo caption information.
Community: Be sure to let us know what community you, as the writer, live in – e.g. Valencia, Stevenson Ranch, etc.
Deadline: The section is assembled every Monday, however, we generally have a backlog of material to publish so publication by a certain date cannot be guaranteed.
Turnaround: Due to the volume of stories and photos submitted, we currently have a backlog of material waiting to be published in the section. Once a story is submitted, there may be weeks of waiting time; however, we always notify contributors of their publication date.