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Santa Clarita Residents Honor The Fallen With Virtual Memorial Day Ceremony

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Although residents were unable to attend the annual Memorial Day ceremony at Eternal Valley Memorial Park and Mortuary in Santa Clarita this year, local organizers ensured that the men and women who have been lost were still remembered amidst the coronavirus pandemic. Memorial Day Celebration at Eternal Valley Posted by KHTS Radio on Monday, May 25, 2020 In order to ...

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Indoor Malls Open For Curbside Service In L.A. County Before Memorial Day Weekend

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Indoor malls have been allowed to open for curbside pick-up Friday in Los Angeles County before the Memorial Day weekend, when many retailers have sales. In addition to the new retail openings, the County has also reopened bike paths near beaches, according to Supervisor Kathryn Barger. “Retailers within malls can take orders and deliver goods to the public outside of ...

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CHP Conducting Maximum Enforcement Over Memorial Day Weekend

The California Highway Patrol (CHP) is expected to launch the Maximum Enforcement Period, (MEP) Friday evening in efforts to keep all those traveling for Memorial Day safe, officials said. Starting on Friday at 6 p.m. lasting through Monday at 11:59 p.m. all available CHP officers are expected to be on the roadways, according to CHP officials. “No matter what else ...

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Santa Clarita Resident Honors, Supports Veterans With Fundraising Flags

A Santa Clarita resident has found a way to help support living veterans in the community, by honoring veterans who have passed this coming Memorial Day with fundraising flags. Tracy Fernandez-Michaels as been spending most of her time making masks, after recently being laid-off due to the shutdown of non-essential businesses. When she discovered that local boy scout troops would ...

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Virtual Memorial Day Ceremony To Be Hosted By Eternal Valley Memorial Park

The Memorial Day ceremony that is traditionally held at the Eternal Valley Memorial Park and Mortuary has been canceled, however, event organizers are planning a virtual event, officials said Tuesday. Due to the “Safer at Home” order still in effect, this year’s Memorial Day event is expected to be replaced by a small ceremony at 10 a.m. on Monday, May ...

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Hundreds Attend Santa Clarita’s Annual Memorial Day Ceremony To Honor Veterans

Hundreds attended Santa Clarita’s Annual Memorial Day Ceremony Monday — held at Eternal Valley Memorial Park and Mortuary in Newhall — to pay their respects to those military service-people who fell while serving the country. This year’s ceremony featured a flyover, presentation of flags, color guard, a keynote address from Mike Garcia, U.S. Navy veteran of the Iraq War and ...

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Additional Lane Open On 5 Freeway Near Santa Clarita To Ease Memorial Day Traffic

Memorial Day traffic is projected to be the second-highest on record starting Friday in the Santa Clarita Valley and beyond as travelers begin to hit the roads. To improve traffic flow, this week Caltrans opened a fourth northbound lane on the 5 Freeway near Santa Clarita, according to Michael Comeaux, public information officer for Caltrans. The fourth lane opened Wednesday ...

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SCV Veteran Services Collaborative Announces Memorial Day Weekend Backpack Walk

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The Santa Clarita Valley Veteran Services Collaborative is set to host a Memorial Day Weekend Backpack Walk in Newhall to honor local veterans on Saturday. The three-mile walk is set to follow a wheelchair-friendly route, and participants are encouraged to bring backpacks to simulate the real backpack marches done by those in the service, according to officials. “The event was ...

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