News of the San Gabriel Valley since 1966.

Little Green Oasis at Madrid Middle School

By Sherri Robbins, Amigos de los Rios

June 3, 2013

Filed under Cities, News, Schools

El Monte For years, the roughly 850 students attending Madrid Middle School in El Monte called the area just past their back steps "the Bones." It was, literally, a dump – a no-man’s land between the school and an old me... Read more »

Click It or Ticket Campaign

June 3, 2013

Filed under Cities, News

El Monte The El Monte Police Department will lend their support to the national Click it or Ticket Campaign running from May 20 to June 2. As travelers plan their Memorial Day holiday, El Monte Police urges all motorists to buc... Read more »

Affair of the Heart

By Victoria Yu

June 3, 2013

Filed under News, Schools

Arcadia High School On Mar. 16 at the 29th Annual Affair of the Heart dinner, ASB Accountant and previous Facilities Manager Mrs. Kathy Patterson was recognized, along with four other honorable figures at AHS, for their outsta... Read more »

STUDENT’S CORNER

STUDENT’S CORNER

June 3, 2013

SCUBA Show 2013

June 3, 2013

Filed under Events, Local Events, News

Long Beach The SCUBA Show, America’s Largest Consumer Dive Expo, will take place June 8-9, 2013 at the Long Beach Convention Center in Long Beach, California. It is the 26th year of this popular event. The show will consist of 76,0... Read more »

Fifth Annual Long Beach Funk Festival

By Julie Meigs Korinke

June 3, 2013

Filed under Events, Local Events, News

Long Beach The culture and sustainability series Summer And Music (SAM) announced exciting acts for its fifth annual Long Beach Funk Fest (LBFF), which will take place Saturday, July 6, from noon to 11 p.m. at the Downtown Lo... Read more »

Los Angeles International Fern Society

June 3, 2013

Filed under Events, Local Events, News

LAIFS FERN AND EXOTIC PLANT SHOW & SALE June 8 2013, Saturday - 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. & June 9, Sunday 9 am to 3pm Sunday For the last 45 years LAIFS, the Los Angeles International Fern Society, has put on a show that is... Read more »

A Soldier’s Last Letter to His Mother

Compliments: El Monte VFW Post 10218, Mike Felix

May 31, 2013

Filed under Cities, News

When the postman delivered a letter It filled her dear heart full of Joy But she didn’t know ‘til she read the inside That it would be the last word from her darling boy. Dear Mom, was the way that it started I miss you so m... Read more »