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Crescenta Valley Briefs: Teen suicide prevention talk at CVHS, GPD to host ID theft prevention talk, Vietnam vets to be honored

A free discussion titled “Teen Suicide Prevention” will be held from 7 to 8:30 p.m. this Thursday in the library at Crescenta Valley High School, 2900 Community Ave., La Crescenta. Ilin Magran of Healthy Start/Student Support Services and Karen Carlson, a mental health counselor, will speak at the event. For more information, call (818) 646-7867.

Glendale Police Department’s fraud division will offer tips during a free event called “Identity Theft and How to Protect” from 7 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday at the Crescenta Valley Armenian Community Youth Center, 2633 Honolulu Ave. For more information, contact


Soldiers will be remembered for their past service during “Welcome Home, Vietnam Veterans Day” in front of Montrose’s Vietnam Memorial, one of the first in the country, at 8 a.m. on Saturday at the corner of Honolulu Avenue and Ocean View Boulevard. The memorial bears the name of 19 soldiers. For more information, visit

Children ages 4 and older can attend a free afternoon of comedy, magic and fun courtesy of magician Wayne Kawamoto from 3 to 3:45 p.m. this Thursday at the La Crescenta Library, 2809 Foothill Blvd. For more information, call (818) 248-5313.


The third annual Run to Remember 5K cross-country run and walk benefiting local veterans’ programs will start at 8:15 a.m. on April 5 and take place at Crescenta Valley Park, 3901 Dunsmore Ave. Entry is $20 and includes a participant medal. Check-in will be at 7 a.m. For more information or to register, visit American Legion Post 288’s website at

The deadline for high school seniors apply for the Christopher Burrows Memorial Scholarship from the Community Foundation of the Verdugos has been extended to Friday. For more information or to download an application packet, visit Completed application packets should be submitted to Community Foundation of the Verdugos, 111 E. Broadway, Suite 200, Glendale.