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Community News: Pumpkin Patch pulls in new pets

<i>Community News</i>: Pumpkin Patch pulls in new pets
The annual La Verne Heritage Park Pumpkin Patch opened to the public Oct. 5. Heritage Park, including the Weber House, has been a civic historical center for 23 years. Located on Via De Mansion and Wheeler, the park offers a variety of activities for fall, including choosing pumpkins, taking tractor rides, visiting with farm animals and photo opportunities. / photo by Jasmin Miranda Karla Rendon Assistant... 

Students step to the beat of unity

Karla Rendon Assistant Editor Latino Student Forum kicked off its first dance of the semester filled with modern Spanish songs, Spanish classic tunes and refreshments to cool off students dancing along to DJ Bobkatt. With time-honored songs such as “Suavemente” by Elvis Crespo and “Escandalo” by Sonora Dinamita, around 60 dance attendees showed their best moves as they moved along with the... 

Happenings

Choral Showcase The Chamber Singers, University Chorale, the Leo Singing Dudes and the A Team will perform a showcase at 8 p.m. Oct. 25 and 26 in Morgan Auditorium. General admission is $10 and students are free.  ‘44 Days’ The Carlson Gallery will display photographer David Burnett’s exhibit, “44 Days – Iran and The Remaking of The World.” The exhibit opens Oct. 21 and runs through Dec.... 

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LeoFM Giveaway LeoFM will give away free tickets for Rob Zombie’s “Great American Nightmare” at the Fairplex starting Oct. 7. Listen and call 909-593-3511, ext. 4777, for a chance to win. Sundays at the Morgan Mariachi group Trio Ellas will perform at 6 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 6 in Morgan Auditorium. There is a $20 suggested donation. ‘Out of Rubble’ The Harris Gallery is hosting a thematic... 

Destruction uncovers spirituality

Destruction uncovers spirituality
Jonathan Reed, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, walks with Kathleen Weaver, assistant dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, through the Harris Art Gallery exhibition, “Out of Rubble” curated by Susanne Slavick. The photograph of the remains of the Halat-Fidar Bridge, north of Beirut, Lebanon, was made by Simon Norfolk in 2006. / photo by Sarah Golden Karla Rendon Assistant Editor The... 

Happenings

Slam Poetry Auditions The ULV Spoken Wordplay group encourages students to participate in the fall slam poetry audition from 10 p.m. until midnight Oct. 3 in Morgan Auditorium. The event is an open mic. Sundays at the Morgan Mariachi group Trio Ellas will perform at 6 p.m. Oct. 6 in Morgan Auditor­ium. There is a $20 suggested donation. ‘Black Maps’ Photographer David Maisel’s exhibit, “Black... 

Fire chars 17 acres in Claremont

Fire chars 17 acres in Claremont
Fire fighters battle a blaze that started at approximately 3:40 p.m. Wednesday, just north of Foothill Boulevard between Mills and Amherst avenues in Claremont. It took more than 150 fire fights from the Claremont and  County fire department roughly two hours to extinguish the fire, which consumed 17 acres of property owned by the Claremont Colleges. After the fire was out, fire fighters remained... 

Music Review: Unexpected sounds from Arctic Monkeys on “AM”

Karla Rendon Assistant Editor Fans of Arctic Monkeys are in for a surprise as their highly anticipated fifth album, “AM,” steers away from the quirky indie beat sound that skyrocketed the band as one of the post-punk revival heavyweights. Shifting towards a more serious record, the band has matured with their sound as well as their looks (i.e: frontman Alex Turner going from indie heartthrob to... 

Happenings

‘Divinity Degenerate’ The Tall Wall Space is presenting Mark Dean Veca’s installation project, “Divinity Degenerate,” through May 30. The reception for the exhibit will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sept. 24 in the Arts and Communica­tions Buil­ding. Admission is free. Film Festival The Cultural Arts Society of La Verne will present a student film festival at 7 p.m. Sept. 26 in the Meeting... 

Council appoints Ingels

La Verne’s search for a new city council member ended with former La Verne police chief Ron Ingels selected to finish out the term of Robert Rodriguez, who died July 6. Chosen over 17 other candidates, Ingels will serve on the council until March 2018. While traditionally council members are to run for election, La Verne City Hall decided to appoint rather than have elections since it would cost... 
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