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Summarizing 2016 And How The Next Year Looks

WOW! This has really been an interesting year. I’ve sort of summarized the highlights of it through the front page pictures from 10 issues of The Paper published during 2016. This past year has

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The Community Is Changing For The Better

The Good, The Bad and the Pug Ugly is one way to describe the events of this past year. And to be honest with you, none of them were foretold. The good is that we got rid of our councilmember

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Addressing Local Current Issues

One of the things a “real” newspaper has is an editorial box where the editor or publisher gets on his/her soapbox and ties all the loose stories together. It’s not easy doing it week after week,

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What will the 2016 Election Bring?

I woke up this morning with a feeling of apprehension and fright that I couldn’t put my finger on it; things just didn’t feel right. I was still laughing at Kathy Anthony’s window cartoon of what

View From The Rock, October 21

Sometimes, things from the past just flow into my head regardless whether I want them there. It brought to mind one of Bob Dylan’s well-known song from the 1960s that continues to foretell the

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Everyone Is Making Our Community A Better Place

Wow — has this been a hectic week with grand openings, passing of keys. Everybody seems to be doing the best they can in making our little vortex a great place to live and work. People are

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Latest Community Events

Everything is calming down and it looks like we will have some interesting things to talk about for the next weeks. The STNC had the new Verdugo Hills High School principal, Arturo Barcenas, talk