High School Sports Roundup

Loyola High School Loyola once again proved it’s one of the best sports high schools in all of Southern California, when the CIF Southern Section released its Commissioner’s Cup results at the end of...

[CITIZENS OF THE WORLD] A Dance to Remember

When I arrived at Hollywood American Legion Post 43 on Friday, June 9th, I knew it was going to be a fun evening. That was the night of Citizens of the World Hollywood’s Fifth...

[TURNING POINT] Summer Brings Relaxation and Excitement

June marks the end of another successful school year for Turning Point School. June also brings an opportunity for our middle school students to participate in a service-learning trip to Peru and Machu Picchu....

[GIRLS ACADEMIC LEADERSHIP ACADEMY]

Five girls from GALA were invited by Senator Holly Mitchell to Sacramento and were on the California Senate floor for a presentation for the Women and Girls in STEM Week Resolution. They also attended...

[MOTHER OF INVENTION] Motherhood in the Age of Anxiety

I recently spoke with writer Elizabeth Aquino, a remarkable woman who has been a full-time caretaker for her daughter for two decades. At three years old, her daughter began having nearly 100 seizures a...

High School Sports Roundup

LOYOLA HIGH SCHOOL After a dream regular season, the Loyola boys’ volleyball team had a heartbreak in the CIF Division 1 championship. The Cubs were ranked No. 1 in the nation and came into...

Burroughs Wins Prestigious Gold Ribbon Award

HANCOCK PARK—The California Dept. of Education has named John Burroughs Middle School one of its Gold Ribbon schools for 2017. The secondary school is one of 275 middle and high schools to be honored...

Fairfax High Teacher Donald Platt Feted

“Thank you for igniting the virtue in all of us,” former pupil William Barth told his retired Fairfax High School teacher Donald Platt from the podium. Gratitude, memories and laughs poured forth May 6th...

High School Sports Roundup

LOYOLA HIGH SCHOOL The Cubs’ historic boys volleyball program is on a roll, after getting off to an 18-1 start with a No. 2 ranking in the CIF Southern Section’s top division. As has...