Treasuring the community 

Walking into Trash to Treasures at Santa Clarita United Methodist Church is what one could call a feast of fabric: Pieces of different types of

Jeanne Yvonne Gierden points out photos and clippings from her musical career to great nephew Branden Davenport as she celebrates at her100th birthday luncheon at Oakmont of Valencia in Santa Clarita on Wednesday, 070523. Dan Watson/The Signal

Jeanne Yvonne Gierden turns 100 

Vibrant pink, yellow and blue balloons filling the room at Oakmont of Valencia were an accurate reflection of the bright disposition of Jeanne Yvonne Gierden,