Durham school options continue to grow

December 31, 2013 by  

The state of North Carolina has received 71 applications to open new charter schools in the 2015-16 school year, eight of which are for schools in Durham County.

Currently, there are 127 charter schools in [Read more]

Cool news for Carlsbad as new rink is in the works

December 31, 2013 by  

For Carlsbad residents fond of spending some time gliding on ice, there is good news in the form of a new ice rink to be built in 2014. The company that runs the Riverside skating rink has sought and received approval to build [Read more]

Sunshine Pavilion to be available as pet-friendly shelter

December 31, 2013 by  

In the past, many people resisted being evacuated when they were threatened by a storm because they were reluctant to leave their pets behind. The Sunshine Pavilion, officially known as the E. Darwin Fuchs Pavilion, will be designated a pet-friendly shelter and [Read more]

Village to have new courthouse in 2014

December 31, 2013 by  

The conversion of 195 Rockaway Ave. into Valley Stream’s new courthouse will be going full bore by the beginning of 2014. It is anticipated that the new courtroom will be available for use by the middle of the year.

The first step, installation of the building’s new [Read more]

Little change for Anaheim company switching hands

December 31, 2013 by  

Anaheim based Midcom Corp. has been acquired by HKA Enterprises Inc., with the transaction being finalized on December 2.

Midcom employed around [Read more]

Radiothon and auction raise funds for Caterina’s Club

December 30, 2013 by  

Once again, radio station KRI 640 has helped boost the coffers of Caterina’s Club, a locally run charity.

On December 12, the KRI Radiothon raised $151,119 in addition to [Read more]

Main Wholesale Florist expansion blooms into new Clifton location

December 30, 2013 by  

A drive down Clifton Avenue might lead some to believe a well-known establishment has closed, but Main Wholesale Florist (MWF) is still here and stronger than ever. Business has been so good for the imported flower business that it has moved to larger quarters on [Read more]

An ‘app’ for that coming to Burbank

December 30, 2013 by  

A recent announcement by NeoHydro Technologies Corp means businesses here may be able to enjoy a high tech addition to their marketing strategy. The company revealed the planned expansion into Burbank of their Epoxy mobile application.

Epoxy has already added its first [Read more]

Southland residents expected to be traveling this yule

December 30, 2013 by  

Forecasts from the Automobile Club of Southern California are that record numbers of people from Gardena and other areas in the south of the state have clocked up the miles during the holiday period.

Just prior to the period commencing, the group estimated that [Read more]

Philanthropy class awards money to local non-profits

December 30, 2013 by  

Four non-profit organizations were on the receiving end of grants awarded by a local service learning class this month.

The Wesleyan University class made its [Read more]

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