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The latest Great Gatsby film has rekindled interest in all things Art Deco.
Outside of Napoleon and Charlemagne, the French may not make the best fighters or warriors, but as far as their passion for art and architecture goes, they are nonpareil. In particular, three French architectural styles have dramatically influenced the art and science of designing and developing buildings, both private and public, here in the United […]
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On Monday morning, the sights, sounds and smells around town were different. Once again, school buses were chugging up Wheeler Ave, their tailpipes emitting freshly burned diesel into the atmosphere; moms and dads choked back tears and hugged their kids a little tighter before releasing their kindergartners for their first official day of class, high […]
Matt Fong II, owner of the new Pappas Artisanal restaurant/sandwich & salad shop in La Verne, is a capitalist with a conscience and an entrepreneur with an edge. The former investment banker not only wants to serve great food that’s “familiar but unique,”  but also wants his establishment to serve as part-incubator and idea lab […]
Legendary Motown drummer James Gadson joins International Japanese Koto Artist Yukiko Matsuyama, Greg Vail (sax), Diana Dentino (keys),Vince van Trigt (bass), and Steve Biondo (percussion) for an evening of Japanese flavored World pop with a touch of R&B and a dose of Funk at the University of La Verne’s Morgan Auditorium on Saturday, Aug. 17 […]
Would you confess and entrust your darkest secrets, deepest troubles and greatest fears to a recovering alcoholic with an injured heart, who also flunked Greek and Latin? Over the years, hundreds, if not thousands, unfailingly have — anxious teenagers who don’t get along with their parents, bewildered and bankrupt parents who have lost their homes, […]
A graduating class of 14 students — the largest in the history of the school, according to Co-director of Education Cecilia Schumm — received high school diplomas this morning at the Haynes Education Center at the LeRoy Haynes Center in La Verne.  Pictured is Schumm congratulating the class members on their accomplishment. The LeRoy Haynes […]
Not even sizzling temperatures could keep players from participating in the 18th annual Foothill Christian School (FCS) Golf Classic on Monday, May 13 at the beautiful South Hills Country Club in West Covina. The title sponsor was Century 21 Marty Rodriguez. Other event sponsors include WF Construction, Plaza Produce, Olley, Spectrum Commercial Lending and The […]
Join the 18th annual Foothill Christian School (FCS) Golf Classic as a player, supporter, sponsor or dinner guest on Monday, May 13 at the beautiful South Hills Country Club in West Covina. Your participation will help underwrite tuition for FCS students whose families have experienced hardship due to unemployment, medical setbacks, loss of a loved […]
K Street lobbyists in Washington D.C. and Wall Street traders in New York City aren’t the only ones who are powerfully connected. There are 65 students from the University of La Verne who are leaving their imprint all over Southern California, spearheading food drives, career preparation workshops, business camps and a host of other community […]
La Verne Little League welcomed the start of its 60th season under beautiful blue skies on March 16, while showcasing an emerald green infield, starch-white championship banners fluttering over the snack bar, a ring of palm trees standing like sentries over the outfield and an overflow crowd of proud players, parents, relatives and friends ready […]