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Students conduct candidates’ forum in LAUSD election

SOUTH GATE — Local high school students participating in United Way of Greater Los Angeles’ Young Civic Leaders Program led and moderated a forum for candidates seeking the District 5 seat on the Los Angeles Unified School District school board at South Gate High School Feb. 16.  The special election will be held March 5 Read More…

Community Culver City Edition Education

La Ballona Elementary School adds mosaic

CULVER CITY — If you’ve driven down Washington Boulevard in the past week, you may have noticed another La Ballona Creek. This one isn’t rushing with rainwater, but rather gushing with broken tiles, mortar and grout. Earlier this school year, La Ballona Elementary School set out to create, well, La Ballona – in mosaic tiles. Read More…

Culver City Edition Education

Tea Hecht wins spelling bee

CULVER CITY — Tea Hecht stood tall and confidently spelled the word distinct to take home the annual Culver City Unified School District Spelling Bee title Feb. 5 at Linwood E. Howe Elementary School.  The fourth-grader from El Marino Language School finished atop 23 other spellers — four students from each of the district’s five elementary schools Read More…