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La Serna student Tim Nguyen meets all challenges

WHITTIER — Even before starting La Serna High School, studentTim Nguyen always relished the idea of being an innovator on campus and a model student to his peers. Described as inquisitive, thoughtful, hard-working and friendly, Nguyen, now a senior, constantly meets his goal of challenging himself with new projects and ideas, including establishing clubs and Read More…

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Santa Fe Springs allocates funds for music, cultural programs

SANTA FE SPRINGS — The City Council has approved an allocation of $37,748 to distribute to 10 music and cultural programs in the community. The allocations were recommended by the council-appointed Heritage Arts Advisory Commission and comes from the Art In Public Places Fund, a fee developers must pay upon submitting construction plans. Allocations went to: Read More…

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Lake Center Middle School reaches students with music

SANTA FE SPRINGS — Like most area middle schools, Lake Center Middle School here has a music program with band and chorus, but two teachers there have come up with a unique way to use music as a means of communication with nine mentally handicapped youngsters. The program will continue this year with six students. “It Read More…