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United States Bankruptcy Court’s Law Day Celebration for Students

Chief Magistrate Judge Suzanne Segal assists students judge presiding over mock trial - Courtesy Photo The United States Bankruptcy Court for the Central District of California recently hosted an engaging Law Day program for a group of bright and enthusiastic high school students from the...

Mike Gatto’s Bill to Protect Students’ Social Media Data Passes Assembly

Young people who might want to delete an embarrassing or controversial post to social media currently have few options, especially if that young person's school monitors, collects, and keeps such postings on separate hard drives, forever. Legislation by Assemblyman Mike Gatto (D-Los Angeles)...

California “X-Prize” Bill Passes Assembly

Assemblyman Mike Gatto's Legislation Would Offer $25,000 Prize for Innovative Concepts to Streamline State Government The California State Assembly took one small step today in what could be a giant leap for good-government advocates, passing Assemblyman Mike Gatto's (D-Los Angeles) "X-Prize" bill by a vote...

Student Allergy Emergency Treatment Bill Survives Fiscal Test

Student Allergy Emergency Treatment Bill Survives Fiscal Test: Appropriations Committee Moves Three Huff Bills to Senate Floor The Senate Appropriations Committee voted today to move three bills authored by Senate Republican Leader Bob Huff (R-Diamond Bar) out of committee and to the Senate Floor. All...

Azusa Schools in Action – Soundbites from the Educational Stage!

Slauson Students Offer Drought Solutions AVID students at Slauson Middle School have been studying the current drought situation to determine the best turf grass for the Azusa area. Paul Reid from Azusa Light and Water worked closely with them. Teachers Jody Nolting and Laura Camarena...

Tree Identification Book from the Arbor Day Foundation Helps People Identify Tree Species in California

The Arbor Day Foundation has a book that helps people identify trees with a simple, step-by-step process. The book, "What Tree Is That?" is available for a $5 donation to the nonprofit tree-planting organization. "What Tree Is That?" is a fun, easy-to-use tree identification guide...

“From Bits to Atoms” 3D Printing Keynote at IMMERSION 2014 in Los Angeles this June

Sponsored by Disney and Target, IMMERSION 2014 features Disney Animation Studios, the Smithsonian, Google, Microsoft, Stratasys, Oculus, Oracle, Bitcoin and more The Immersive Education Initiative today announced that Jon Cobb, Executive Vice President of Corporate Affairs at Stratasys, will keynote the IMMERSION 2014 Business and...

The Arby’s Foundation ‘Hungry for Happiness’ Mobile Tour Stops in Los Angeles to Help Fight Child Hunger

Los Angeles - May 13, 2014 - On May 19 through May 21, the Hungry for Happiness mobile tour will visit Los Angeles to help raise awareness about the issue of childhood hunger and increase participation in free summer meals sites for kids located...

Sierra Madre Civic Club Grants Awarded to Local and Area Organizations

  The Sierra Madre Huck Finn activity was one of this year's recipiencts to help defray the cost of procuring the trout - Photo by Terry Miller The Sierra Madre Civic Club ended its fiscal year by awarding grants to local organizations. Over $11,000...

Pasadena Showcase House For The Arts Awards $685,000 In Gifts And Grants To 62 Organizations

On a recent picture-perfect afternoon, Pasadena Showcase House for the Arts held their annual Gifts & Grants Awards reception at the 50th Pasadena Showcase House of Design. Cheri Graham, Gifts & Grants Chair, welcomed everyone to the reception where PSHA proudly awarded $685,000...
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