News of the San Gabriel Valley since 1966.

Student Corner: Bias in the Literary World

by Sylvia Camacho

June 29, 2016

Filed under Book Reviews, Cities, Columns, Schools, Student Corner

J.K. Rowling, whether you care for her works or not, changed the literary world tremendously, especially for female authors, after writing and publishing one of the most successful book series in history, “Harry Potter.” Her... Read more »

Picture of the Week

June 16, 2016

Filed under Cities, Events, Golf, Local Events, News, Schools, The ' Mid ' Entertainment Reviews, The ' Mid ' Sports

Remembering Hector Urias! The annual Hector Urias Memorial Golf Tournament is this week. Hector was an El Monte alum (Class of 1981) and a standout multi-sport athlete for the Lions. He tragically lost his life in September... Read more »

El Monte City School District Partners with LEARN to Launch Full-Day Kindergarten and TK Program

by Arlene Bury

June 15, 2016

Filed under News, Schools

El Monte City School District has partnered with LEARN to expand the free ASPIRE after school program for Kindergarten at all 14 school sites. This after-school partnership will allow current half-day TK and Kindergarten programs... Read more »

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