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Double the reward: Henry Mayo nurse helped others get through COVID-19 — while carrying twins

Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital Emergency Department nurse Emma Jerrain said there’s one day through the COVID-19 pandemic she remembers distinctly: Dec. 27, 2020.  “We were holding 35 in-patients, 25 of those were COVID-positive,” Jerrain said. “We had ambulances out the door, we had a 10-and-a-half-hour wait in the waiting room, and there was nothing you could really do… If someone was really sick,

City: Block grant funds available for nonprofits

News release  Each year, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development provides the city of Santa Clarita with Community Development Block Grant funding, which is primarily intended to benefit low- to moderate-income

Antibody treatments can help fight COVID-19

As the winter surge in cases continues, COVID-19 testing along with monoclonal antibody treatments have become harder to come by. Locally, COVID-19 testing lines could

SCV native premieres films locally

Being told someone found your movie in the trash isn’t the easiest thing to hear as a filmmaker, but for Valencia High School graduate Shane

Bill Miranda | Start Anew in 2022

By Councilman Bill Miranda  For most, the end of a year is comprised of reflection, goal-setting and anticipation for what the months ahead may hold. As I reflect

Registration opens for Santa Clarita Marathon

City officials announced Thursday the opening of registration for the Santa Clarita marathon, promising a number of different races as well as a leisurely walk for participants.  

Final Mile Challenge registration open

News release  A fan-favorite event returns when the 25th Santa Clarita Marathon is held on Saturday, Feb. 12. Santa Clarita students in grades K-6 are invited to participate in the

Canyons Aquatics donates $1,000 to Veterans Collaborative

News release   Eleven members of the Canyons Aquatic Club, along with their coaches and parents, recently visited the Veteran Center and presented the Santa Clarita Veteran Services Collaborative with a card, cap and a $1,000 check for the center.  

Zonta seeks Women in Service award nominations

News release  The Zonta Club of Santa Clarita Valley is requesting nominations from local nonprofit organizations that would like to have their outstanding women volunteer contributions recognized at Zonta’s 37th annual