Community Local News Making a Difference West Edition

Kids and families are at the Heart of LA

MAKING A DIFFERENCE Heart of LA (HOLA), a nonprofit organization that caters to families and children, will dedicate its new $16.5 million HOLA Arts, Enrichment & Recreation Center Dec. 7 and no one is happier than the organization’s Executive Director and CEO Tony Brown. “We have been in project heck for too long,” Brown said. Read More…

Education Herald American Local News

College fair preps Paramount students for higher learning

PARAMOUNT — Patricia Lopez wanted her seventh-grade daughter to get an early start on learning about potential colleges.  Paramount High School freshman Alexia Jimenez knows exactly what she’s looking for in higher education, she just wants to find the right school. Both found more than enough valuable information to help them plan for success during Read More…

Cheers West Edition

CHEERS!

Wave Staff Report Robert F. Kennedy School for Visual Arts and Humanities student Samantha Galindo was recently honored at the Children’s Defense Fund–California’s 28th annual Beat the Odds awards ceremony on Dec. 6, at the Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles. The celebration honored five Los Angeles high school “stars” in recognition of their excellence Read More…