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Webster Middle School Gets STEAMed

By Students Tyler Dubon, Devon Johnson, and Erik Estrada

In early September Daniel Webster Middle School kicked off the first STEAM lab activity. It was an exciting and fun day for most of the students at Webster. Science classes visited the lab all day, period by period. There was an invitation sent out for parents and visitors to come by to see STEAM in action too. Continued here...

For This and Every Thanksgiving, Give Thanks for Your Family

By Greg Hargrave

Making History in Havana, a documentary short film by Michael J. Lato (pictured here) was shown recently at the Nuart Theater in West Los Angeles. Continued here...



Mar Vista Fall Festival Brings Entertainment, City Reps, Business and Community Together

The Mar Vista Fall Festival, held last month at the Mar Vista Park, drew hundreds of neighbors to the impressive event. The Planning Committee had over 25 members. It would take an effective committee to coordinate food vendors, business owners, city reps, local school presentations, the silent auction, and entertainment so that all would go smoothly. Continued here...

Happy 108th Birthday to Virginia Davis

By Miceala Shocklee

Virginia Davis never expected she’d live to be 108. A Santa Monica local, the centenarian celebrated her birthday this past October.
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Baking Pies for Thanksgiving Dinner

“I learned to bake from my paternal grandmother, Edith Marie Droscha Maguire,” Connie Maguire shares. “She prepared huge feasts for our large extended family. Continued here...




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