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  • People in the News: Beeves given Ellis Island medals

    Dr. Jerold Beeve and his wife Dorothy Beeve, of La Cañada Flintridge, were each awarded one of 100 Ellis Island Medals of Honor presented in May by the National Ethnic Coalition. The couple are founders of the Beeve Foundation for World Eye and Health...
  • St. Francis High School Class of 2010

    The following young men graduated from St. Francis High School on Saturday. Kendrew Morales Abueg Joseph Alain Aguilar Arthur A. Aivazian Malek S. Al-Marayati Eric Ernest Algorri Michael Meyer Allevato Eric Tyler Amparan Neil Sebastian Anaya...
  • In Theory: Corporal punishment in schools

    It's the 21st century. Gone are the days of teachers wielding rulers and wooden paddles in order to discipline misbehaving students. Or are they? A man in Dallas is pushing the local school district to bring back corporal punishment. A former tutor in the...
  • Gatherings

    Teachers, staff feted by 7/8 PTA In honor of Teacher Appreciation Week, the La Cañada High School 7/8 PTA hosted a Cinco de Mayo-themed luncheon for nearly 70 of the middle school's teachers and staff members. The luncheon featured food from Los Gringos...
  • In Theory

    It's the 21st century. Gone are the days of teachers wielding rulers and wooden paddles in order to discipline misbehaving students. Or are they? A man in Dallas is pushing the local school district to bring back corporal punishment. A former tutor in the...
  • Sources: Investigators Questioning Actions of S.I. Ferry Crew

    Sources: Investigators Questioning Actions of S.I. Ferry Crew
    Federal investigators are trying to determine if the crew of the Andrew J. Barberi took adequate measures to try and avert Saturday's accident, PIX News has learned. Sources say the National Transportation Safety Board is probing why the crew tried to...
  • Assistant Captain At Helm Of NY Ferry That Crashed

    Assistant Captain At Helm Of NY Ferry That Crashed
    The assistant captain was at the helm of a Staten Island ferry that slammed into a pier, injuring about three dozen people, city officials confirmed Monday. Federal investigators on Monday were interviewing the assistant captain, Maqbool Ahmed, and other...
  • Dozens Hurt During Hard Landing At Staten Island Ferry Terminal

    Dozens Hurt During Hard Landing At Staten Island Ferry Terminal
    A Staten Island ferry that malfunctioned and smashed into a pier tossing passengers to the deck and hurting as many as 37 has been idled, while federal and local officials try to figure out what went wrong. The Andrew J. Barberi that hit a pier at St....
  • Has the Peninsula been snubbed over federal judgeships?

    Has the Peninsula been snubbed over federal judgeships?
    The Peninsula and Middle Peninsula now account for nearly 30 percent of all federal cases filed in the Hampton Roads region. That includes nearly 40 percent of all federal criminal cases filed, statistics show. Yet none of Hampton Roads' six federal...
  • In Theory: What about bullying?

    Cyber bullying has become more and more commonplace in schools, seemingly replacing or becoming part of common playground bullying. This issue has been brought into the forefront on the heels of the suicide of 18-year-old Rutgers University freshman Tyler...
  • In Theory: Scoring on the Religion Quiz

    The Pew Forum on Religion & Public life this week published a short, 15-question religion quiz. The quiz is a shorter version of the "3,412 sampled adults who were asked these and other questions in the U.S. Religious Knowledge Survey." The poll was...