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Sunday freshness at the Claremont farmers market

Sunday freshness at the Claremont farmers market
Five dollars on any given Sunday could buy a mixed bouquet at the Sunday Farmers and Artisans Market in Claremont. Vendors sell fresh local and organic produce, plants, flowers and cheeses, gifts and jewelry, some of it made by local craftspeople. The Sunday Farmers and Artisans market sponsored by The Claremont Forum, is open Sundays from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Second Street and Indian Hill Boulevard.... 

Bonelli Park opens its waters to visitors

Bonelli Park opens its waters to visitors
Puddingstone Reservoir is located in the heart of Frank G. Bonelli Regional Park in San Dimas. Construction of Puddingstone Dam began in 1925 and was completed in 1928 at a cost of $1 million. The park hosts boating, water skiing, concerts, parties, picnicking, camping, hiking, bird watching and bicycle riding. Admission is $10 before 5:30 p.m. and free after. / photo by Rafael Anguiano Angie Marcos LV... 

The case for moderation

The case for moderation
Dan Sayles, Sports Editor I like to think of myself as a reasonable man. I have my beliefs, convictions, oddities, the like, but I don’t feel threatened when they are questioned or in conflict. I take it on a case-by-case basis. Is this principle irrelevant now? Do I rethink some of my beliefs when necessary when the situation calls for it? Yes, yes I do. However, it’s not always that simple, and... 

Marching for equality

Marching for equality
Kevin Garrity, Managing Editor A few weeks ago the University of La Verne Rainbow Alliance reminded us all of the injustices gays and lesbians still face today. The alliance protested on the corner of D Street and Bonita Avenue, in regards to last year’s ban on gay marriage in California and the little progress that has been made since that forgettable vote. I hope the Rainbow Alliance will not stop... 

Experience through internships

Experience through internships
Natalie Veissalov, Editor in Chief Instead of laying on the beach in Cancun, Mexico, or sightseeing in Europe this summer, I completed an internship at a Conde Nast publication called Women’s Wear Daily, which was in the same building as Vogue and W magazine. For those who may not know much about Women’s Wear Daily, let me give you some insight about it. WWD is a fashion trade publication, which... 

ULV's lack of connection

ULV's lack of connection
Editorial Cartoon by Michael Escañuelas We all, at one point or another, have accessed the Internet through the University’s network. But what if that just isn’t good enough? What if we want to access an account through an outside wireless connection? The University has made it increasingly difficult to use outside sources. We are rather confined to the school’s network and are forced to deal... 
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Project produces baby blankets

Project produces baby blankets
Michael Lin and Stephanie Hernandez, along with Jesur Habrek, make blankets for premature babies at the Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles. The event was organized by Sigma Alpha Epsilon and held in the Muriel Pollia Sculpture Garden on Monday and Wednesday. Most premature babies are born without sufficient body fat to adequately warm themselves and usually need to be incubated, but as they become... 

Preisler simplifies spintronics

Preisler simplifies spintronics
“Quantum Dots and Spintronics,” a lecture by Vanessa Preisler, assistant professor of physics, drew a small audience to the President’s Dining Room on Monday. Preisler outlined research she has done along with Cal State Los Angeles. The event, sponsored by the Faculty Research Committee and the La Verne Academy, was part of a regular series of faculty lectures. / photo by Stephanie Arellanes Michael... 

LV site embodies 'hyperlocal' trend in online journalism

Angie Marcos LV Life Editor With newspapers across the country taking a slow plunge and in some areas disappearing altogether, a new form of journalism – “hyperlocal” Web based publications have begun to fill the void – even here. La Verne Online, founded by La Verne resident Peter Bennett, follows a new trend where journalists now work as entrepreneurs. In his case, the publication is practically... 

La Verne revamps Web site

Marla Bahloul Copy Editor The University of La Verne’s official Web site has been noticeably modified for the fall semester, receiving both positive and negative response to its new design and functionality. The Office of Information Technology, in charge of maintaining laverne.edu, altered the Web site design and also added new user-friendly features. “The old Web site was not as aesthetically... 
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