VFW Post 6885 and Auxiliary host toy and food drive

News release Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6885 and 6885 Auxiliary collaborated to put on a toy and food drive to help veteran families, seniors and community families who have fallen on hard times.  The VFW post started this outreach Nov. 21 and it ran through Dec. 5, collecting toys and food at various locations such as VFW Post 6885,

Celebrate Veterans Day in the SCV

Veterans Day ceremonies across the Santa Clarita Valley are moving to an online platform to be enjoyed by residents from the comfort of their homes

Meadows Elementary honors local veterans

While students have yet to return to Meadows Elementary School for in-person classes, teachers and staff still wanted to find a way to recognize the

Marshall serving at Camp Tinian

TINIAN, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands — Equipment Operator Constructionman Chad Marshall, from Acton, assigned to U.S. Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 3’s Detail

Veteran Memorial Backpack Walk goes virtual

After dozens of veterans showed up to march down Lyons Avenue during the Santa Clarita Veteran Services Collaborative’s inaugural Veteran Backpack Walk on Memorial Day

Terry Mitchell Collier — U.S. Navy

In April 1981, Terry Collier enlisted in the Navy, motivated to follow in her father’s footsteps. 
“Because he was in the Navy I never considered any other branch, that just would have been weird,” she said. “Watching my dad study so diligently and work so hard for advancement in ranking really helped make me better at studying.”