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Rojelio and Esther Cadena Celebrate 75 Years of Marriage

By Miceala Shocklee

While most people view 75 years as a generous time for a life, for Rojelio and Esther Cadena, it’s been a generous time for marriage, too. The couple was married in Mexico in 1940 and moved a decade later to Santa Monica, where they have made their life together ever since. Continued here...

Shirley Temple Collection to be Displayed at the Santa Monica History Museum

The Santa Monica History Museum has been chosen as one of only five museums in the United States to exhibit actress Shirley Temple’s historic childhood collection. Continued here...


Lincoln Middle School Library Has the Latest Educational Technology

By Aiden Hughes, Junior Reporter

The newly constructed Lincoln Middle School (LMS) library opened after the holidays in 2014. The library took a long time to build and has lots of new technology. “It is spacious inside and makes you feel welcome,” described sixth grader, Gabriel Alvarez. Continued here...

How Parents Can Prepare Their Children for Financial Success 

By Harout Derassoyan

When was the last time you thought about money? Chances are, it was probably today, since most adults deal with money–in one way or another–on a daily basis. We pay bills and buy groceries. Continued here...



What You May Not Know About Insurance

By Susan Potter

Were you the lucky recipient of a sparkling piece of jewelry this Valentine’s Day or for your birthday? Perhaps a pendant, a bracelet, or a diamond ring? I’m sure you want to be sure that it is covered by insurance, if anything should happen to it. Continued here...



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