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Four Lynwood students to travel abroad in summer

LYNWOOD — Four Lynwood High School students will experience Japanese tea ceremonies in Tokyo, taste paella in Alicante, Spain, and learn German while traveling through Berlin this summer after earning Global Navigator Scholarships that will allow them to study abroad this summer. Junior Melanie Pacheco will venture to Spain, juniors Crystal Cervantes and Daniel Perez Read More…

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LAUSD approves contract county calls ‘not sustainable’

LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Unified School District Board of Education unanimously approved a new labor contract with the teachers’ union Jan. 29, despite a warning from the county that the agreement “is not sustainable on an ongoing basis.” The county Office of Education, which oversees the finances of local school districts, found that Read More…

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King’s oldest son recalls his father during local talk

LOS ANGELES — On what would have been his father’s 90th birthday Jan. 15, Martin Luther King III, the eldest son of the celebrated civil rights leader, addressed a capacity crowd in Cedar Sinai Medical Center’s Harvey Morse Auditorium, taking people on a stirring journey through his childhood, his father’s legacy and his vision for Read More…