The Press

Bell Gardens students win assemblywoman’s contest

BELL GARDENS — Leslie Hiatt’s fifth-graders from Bell Garden Elementary School are the first winners in a contest called “There Ought To Be A Law,” initiated by Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia, D-Downey, who represents the 58th Assembly District and is a product of the Montebello Unified School District herself, a district spokesperson said. Garcia said she will Read More…

East Edition

Whittier accepts donations, grant for public facilities

WHITTIER — The City Council has formally accepted a grant toward extending the Greenway Trail and donations for security cameras and lights for the Community Theater. Assistant City Manager Nancy Mendez said a $300,000 grant has been received from the office of county Supervisor Don Knabe from the county’s Regional Park and Open Space program. Read More…