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Video Game Addicts Getting Hooked on Piano

by Andrew Fling

February 27, 2013

Filed under Cities, News

For any parent struggling with a child addicted to video games, a new app is under development that can transform "gamers" into piano virtuosos. Piano teacher Andy Fling has struck a chord with kids who love video games, and ... Read more »

Council Approves Contracts to Repair Damaged Sidewalks

February 20, 2013

Filed under Cities, News

To make the City more walkable, safe and accessible to all residents, the El Monte City Council recently authorized a city-wide construction project to upgrade numerous ADA handicap accessible ramps and sidewalks that have falle... Read more »

” The Sea Rebel “

February 20, 2013

Ford Nearly Doubles Awards for the 2012 Heart Behind the Oval Community Challenge

February 20, 2013

Filed under Cities, News

• Ford Motor Company awarded a total of $26,000 to 12 contest winners for the 2012 Heart Behind the Oval Community Challenge, nearly double the announced prize amount of $15,000 • Contest entries were so inspiring that Ford decided to ... Read more »

Jim Cranmer of Temple City Promoted to Assistant AD

by Nairem Moran

February 20, 2013

Filed under Cities, News

Temple City St. Mary's City, Md. – Scott Devine, Director of Athletics and Recreation at St. Mary's College of Maryland, is pleased to announce the promotion of William "Jim" Cranmer (Temple City, Calif.) to Assistant Ath... Read more »

Citrus College Receives Approval on Midterm Accreditation Report

by Stacy Armstrong

February 20, 2013

Filed under Cities, News

Citrus College officials were pleased to learn that its Midterm Accreditation Report has been accepted and validated by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges, Western Association of Schools and Colleges (... Read more »

The El Monte Historical Society Museum Presents The Quarterly Tea Meeting

By Joe Castillo

February 20, 2013

Filed under Cities, News

Guest Speaker : Joe Castillo, Historical Columnist for Mid Valley News, President of Savannah Memorial Park Cemetery, Board Member with Native Sons of the Golden West and the Historical Preservation Foundation. When : Sunday, February 24, program begins at 1:00 pm Where : Histo... Read more »

Duarte Woman’s Club Annual Craft Contest

by Claudia Heller

February 20, 2013

Filed under Cities, News

Duarte Woman’s Club members fared well in the annual craft contest sponsored by the San Gabriel Valley District’s Women’s Clubs’ Birthday Council and Crafts Festival held recently at the Santa Fe Springs Community Cent... Read more »