Charlie Calaci – a 98-year-old veteran of World War II – was recently presented with a Quilt of Valor at a special home ceremony arranged by his wife, Peggy. Ginger Gabriel, the local Quilt of Valor representative, had hoped to present the quilt to Calaci at the Veterans Day ceremony. However, because Calaci is on home hospice, that was not possible. After being wrapped in the quilt “hug,” Calaci and veteran Michael Brewer swapped tales of adventure.
SkyPark storm response REVISED
SkyPark at Santa’s Village was a true winter wonderland following the series of winter storms. The parking lots at SkyPark were filled with vehicles from SoCal Gas and a variety of fire agencies. CalDART landed helicopters at SkyPark, bringing needed supplies to...