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Santa Clarita American Legion Veteran Group Names New Leaders

Santa Clarita American Legion Veteran Group Names New Leaders

American Legion Post 507, a Santa Clarita-based organization supporting veterans of foreign wars, named a new commander Thursday. Jeanine “Tootsie” Imperial was named the new commander, and former SCV Man of the Year Greg Nutter will remain first vice commander, according to J.D. Kennedy, who led the local chapter of the nation’s largest wartime-service veterans organization for the last two years. “We’re chartered by Congress to help veterans get benefits,” Kennedy said. “We do that in many different ways -- we file the paperwork, assist veterans with access to their federal and state benefits -- but Post 507 has also worked with local businesses, the city, and other organizations to better serve veterans with any immediate needs they may have.”

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Ricky Slocum Memorial Fund Hosts Poker Tournament To Help Veterans

Ricky Slocum Memorial Fund Hosts Poker Tournament To Help Veterans

  The Ricky Slocum Memorial Fund plans to host its second annual poker tournament and casino night Nov. 16 at Robinson Ranch. Tickets to the event are $100, with proceeds going directly to financial support for local veterans. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox.   Bob and Kay Slocum started the Ricky Slocum ...

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