Los Angeles Red Cross officials confirmed Tuesday that the Santa Clarita District Office on Valencia Boulevard will be closing by the end of the month. They have not yet determined whether the office will be moved to another location in the SCV.
Four new trailers donated to the Los Angeles County Department of Animal Care and Control will better equip staff to transport animals and house them during an emergency. The Castaic Animal Care Center received one of the trailers.
The Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital is collecting teddy bears for emergency room child patients on September 8 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. The Donate-a-bear collection is expected to be held near the pavilion building entrance.