El Monte Helps Out with Summer Food Program

Chelsea Dickerson

June 26, 2013
Filed under Cities, Events, Local Events, News

El Monte will once again host the Summer Food Program, which provides free and nutritious meals to children, ages 18 and younger, at various park sites throughout El Monte. The purpose of the program is to ensure all children... Read more »

Let the Summer Fun Begin

Maria L. Herrington

June 26, 2013
Filed under Cities, Events, Local Events, News

Summer has officially arrived! And Kaiser Permanente wants to encourage you to take advantage of the long days, warm weather, open pools, and the many local outdoor activities, to get fit, stay healthy and have a safe summer break. “When... Read more »

Hog

Eugene R. Webb

June 26, 2013
Filed under Cities, News, Webb's Rules

With alcohol you start drinking; Then suddenly you have stinkin thinking. You find that you just love the stuff; And you never ever can get enough. Now you're sure that you are mister big; You don't know it, but you're... Read more »

Abud “Bud” Casavi October 31, 1927 to May 14, 2013

June 26, 2013
Filed under Cities, News

On May 14, 2013 longtime El Monte business owner Abud “Bud” Casavi, age 85, passed away after a brave battle with cancer. Bud was born on October 31, 1927 in Bethlehem, Palestine.  He moved to Haiti in 1948, where he ran... Read more »

Around Town

Mavis Hansen

June 26, 2013
Filed under Around Town, Cities, Events, Local Events, News

Summer is finally here!  Officially, Summer arrived on Friday, June 21, 2013.   For many moms and dads too, it means kids being home from school and looking for fun things to do.   Playing or just being in or near the water... Read more »

Say It Another Way

Say It Another Way

June 26, 2013

Duarte Relay for Life Set for June 29-30

June 26, 2013
Filed under Cities, Local Events, News

Cancer never sleeps and neither will participants of the 24-hour long Relay for Life event to be hosted by the City of Duarte and the American Cancer Society on June 29 and June 30 on the campus of Northview Intermediate School,... Read more »

Longden Elementary Celebrates Relay Recess

Nanette Fish

June 26, 2013
Filed under Cities, News

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South El Monte High Teacher Awarded Writing Grant

Anne Donofrio-Holter

June 21, 2013
Filed under Chalk Talk, Cities, News, Schools

South El Monte High School teacher Sara Quezada has received one of six $3,000 Bob Costas Teaching of Writing grants.  The grant recognizes teachers who inspire their students to write.  Quezada will use the grant to publish... Read more »