NORWALK >> Hundreds of incoming Cerritos College students can look forward to saving money on tuition fees or textbooks by participating in a new program designed to ensure they stick to their study plans after enrolling. The new program is called Cerritos Complete and some 600 students among the roughly 24,000 people studying at the campus are participating.
LA MIRADA >> With the help of actress Shirley Jones - known for her role in "The Partridge Family - and Oscar-winner composer Paul Williams, the La Mirada Symphony might be able to raise enough money to pay for its entire year, its president said. Joe Yakovetic, president of the 54-year-old Symphony, which puts on three free concerts a year, said their first ever Golden Clef Awards Gala to be held at 7 p.m. Aug. 20 at the La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts, 14900 La Mirada Blvd., could raise as much as $50,000.
After her wedding was called off, Jenny Ly, 25, used the venue to host a cancer fundraiser for August 28, 2016. When Jenny Ly ended her engagement to her boyfriend of five years, she was left with a $5,000 wedding venue contract, which she was unable to get out of.
La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts & McCoy Rigby Entertainment will present the first show of its 2016-2017 season, the Los Angeles premiere production of THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME, music by Alan Menken , lyrics by Stephen Schwartz , book by Peter Parnell , musical direction by Dennis Castellano, choreography by Dana Solimando and directed by Glenn Casale . THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME will preview on Friday, September 16, 2016 and run through Sunday, October 9, 2016 at La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts, 14900 La Mirada Blvd in La Mirada.
Living Spaces' selection goes beyond furniture, mattresses, rugs, decorations to include decor items such as lamps, plants, artwork and mirrors. The chain has 12 stores in Southern California, with two in Orange County and one across the county line in La Mirada.
If you have an oak tree in your backyard, consider it a free source of nutty flour for baking purposes. Acorn meal is coming into favor as a comestible product of sustainable gardens and landscapes since oak trees yield abundant crops yet require no inputs of water or fertilizer to do so.
LA MIRADA >> A Latino voting rights group has threatened to sue the city if it doesn't agree to elect council members by district, instead of by its current at-large system. In a letter dated Wednesday sent to the five council members and City Attorney James Markman, Matthew J. Barragan, staff attorney for the Mexican-American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, gave the city an Aug. 17 deadline or it would sue under the California Voting Rights Act of 2001.
Setraj Meguerditchian looks through a roll of film at his World Photo shop in Brea, one of the few places that still processes film. "I calibrate the machine every morning before I start to process the film and paper," he said.
It was one year ago that Riverside resident David Loop noticed what he thought was a dead dog in the middle of the street as he drove through Riverside. As Loop gently moved the small, dirty white dog to the sidewalk, it blinked.
Felix Lighting helped Electric Daisy Carnival celebrate its 20th anniversary with a large complement of MDG fog generators, Clay Paky lighting fixtures and grandMA2 lighting consoles at its flagship Las Vegas Motor Speedway venue. A.C.T Lighting, Inc. is the exclusive distributor of the three brands in North America.