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  • Crescenta Valley PTA: Rosemont to host Parent Information Night

    Did you know that alcohol and marijuana are the most widely used drugs among youth ages 12 to 17? Nationwide statistics show that 73% of youth report that at least one of their four closest friends used alcohol in the past year and 60% of youth report...
  • La Cañada PTA Council honored

    The La Cañada PTA Council was honored at the First District PTA Awards dinner and meeting on March 24 at the Castaway restaurant in Burbank. The event, organized by First District PTA was given the theme “Go for the Gold” and honored PTA...
  • Learning Matters: Taking a ride on life's elective wheel

    Learning Matters: Taking a ride on life's elective wheel
    As regular readers may have noticed, I’ve written a number of columns on school-to-career education. In another part-time job, I’ve also been assisting with an effort to extend and “articulate” career pathways to high-wage, high-...
  • Hereford bullies [Letter]

    Hereford bullies [Letter]
    The history of the "Hereford Zone" is widely known in Baltimore County. Growing up here, I have always heard the stories of many of the residents being bullies. I experienced it for myself last week during the Baltimore County PTA Council meeting. Several...
  • Reflections awards recognize young artists

    Reflections awards recognize young artists
    Students, parents and principals alike gathered at La Cañada Unified School District headquarters the evening of Feb. 20 to celebrate the 69 award-winning students at the annual Reflections program awards ceremony that puts the focus on arts. “They...
  • Longtime Top of the World principal retires from district

    Longtime Top of the World principal retires from district
    Ron La Motte, Top of the World Elementary School principal and longtime Laguna Beach school district administrator, will retire from the district at the end of the school year. Later this year, La Motte, who has led the elementary school for 13 years,...
  • Hereford parents are no bullies [Letter]

    Having attended the PTA meeting Laura McDowell refers to ("Hereford bullies," Feb. 26), I am at the very least perplexed about her letter. The term "Hereford Zone" came from a weather definition for an area comprising over 200 miles that is effected...
  • PTA Council members weren't 'bullied' over schedule change [Letter]

    PTA Council members weren't 'bullied' over schedule change [Letter]
    I was in attendance at the recent Baltimore County PTA Council meeting mentioned by letter writer Laura McDowell, and I can assure you that her description of the meeting is inaccurate and actually a bit offensive ("Hereford bullies," Feb. 26). Although...
  • PTA member named to board

    Newport-Mesa Unified District trustees voted Tuesday evening to appoint a long-time Costa Mesa resident and Parent Teacher Association member to fill the soon-to-be-vacant seat on the school board. Vicki Snell, who has spent the past 15 years...
  • County PTA right to question Dance [Letter]

    County PTA right to question Dance [Letter]
    Your recent editorial on the Baltimore County PTA Council was well titled ("Signs of trouble in county schools?" Feb. 24). The PTA council has a history of being a "rabble rousing" organization during controversial times in the county school system....
  • Area officials participate in community Read-in at LCF schools

    Area officials participate in community Read-in at LCF schools
    City and school officials, as well as other local residents and business leaders turned out at La Cañada Elementary on Feb. 28 to participate in the annual Community Read-in, organized by the PTA. More than 25 members of the community were scheduled...