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Blue Chair offers more than books

Michael Phillips Copy Editor Blue Chair Children’s Books in Glendora is more than a place to purchase books, it is a kitchen, a castle, a space ship, sometimes a Quidditch field and much more. The front area of Blue Chair appears to be a regular book store, but in the back there is a large blue chair in a corner, a tall rock climbing area, and a large castle. The book store is owned by former English... 

Dessert Review: Sinfully Sweet serves tasty desserts

<i>Dessert Review</i>: Sinfully Sweet serves tasty desserts
Claremont residents Eva and Abe Miakhael enjoy treats with their sons, 4-year-old Joseph and 2-year-old Timothy. Sinfully Sweet Apple Company is located in the shopping center on the southwest corner of Foothill Blvd. and D St. in La Verne. / photo by Allison Lavelle Michael Phillips Copy Editor As I walked through the doors of Sinfully Sweet Apple Company, the aroma of the various desserts quickly... 

Commentary: Going Greek: The tale of a nonbeliever

<i>Commentary</i>: Going Greek: The tale of a nonbeliever
Lauren Creiman, LV Life Editor As I stood in front of the doors to Campus Center Ballroom A (with two balloons in hand) and listened to the cheers coming from inside, I felt nervous. A minute later, the doors opened and I walked in to reveal my new allegiance to the room full of waiting women. For most of my life, I have been skeptical of Greek life. My judgment was influenced by popular television... 

Leos team up for a friendly game of intramural football

Genesis Miranda Staff Writer Last Friday – despite soggy weather – ULV students joined together for a game of intramural football. “I make these games for undergraduates to get involved … We do whatever we can to get people out here,” said junior business administration major Jacob Acevedo, who is also Campus Activities Board intramural chairman. “There were a lot of students involved... 

Students donate used prom dresses for the Princess Project

Students donate used prom dresses for the Princess Project
  Amanda Flores and Evelyn Bobbitt decorate princess crowns in support of the Princess Project with materials provided by the Campus Activities Board. Through the project, prom and party dresses can be donated to high school students who cannot afford new ones. / photo by Candice Salazar Sara Montgomery Staff Writer The Campus Activities Board held a three-day fundraiser to give University of... 

New bloggers attract potential Leos

New bloggers attract potential Leos
Sophomore Danielle Burgess is excited to be among the student bloggers chosen by the admissions office to write about their lives and experiences at ULV. The 19 year-old biology major plans to go to medical school after she finishes her undergraduate studies. / photo by Allison Lavelle Jesse Evans Staff Writer The student blogging program is in its second semester and the University of La Verne has... 

Heritage Park orange groves offer a taste of old La Verne

Heritage Park orange groves offer a taste of old La Verne
Thomas and Dawn Pint, residents of Chino, brought their 18-month-old daughter Kaylin to Heritage Park for orange picking Saturday. Heritage Park is located near the foothills north of the 210 Freeway, just east of Wheeler Avenue. / photo by Allison Lavelle Brittnie Van De Car Staff Writer Heritage Park – the last of La Verne’s old orange groves and home to the Weber House – is abuzz with... 

Young artists display their talents at Ink’d Chronicles

Cheryl Regan Staff Writer During the downtown Pomona Art Walk this month, the artwork of Gustavo Quintana and Lorenzo Ramirez were featured at the tattoo shop Ink’d Chronicles. Quintana is just out of high school and Ramirez is a high school senior. Both artists are self-taught and have only been painting for three years. This is both Ramirez and Quintana’s first time showing any of their artwork. Their... 

Singles take back Valentine’s Day

Singles take back Valentine’s Day
College Panhellenic Association members Kacey Hall, Jocelyn Bravo and Debbie Allison gather around a chocolate fondue fountain with cookies, pretzels and bananas. ASULV and CAB sponsored the event in Sneaky Park on Valentine’s Day, to make the day more enjoyable for single students. Supplies for Valentine cards were provided, as well as a chance to break a heart-shaped piñata. / photo by Candice... 

Guitar class refines students’ inner musicians

Genesis Miranda Staff Writer The University of La Verne offers a variety of music classes for students who have a general interest in music or want to learn how to play a specific instrument. Among the classes offered in the music department are guitar classes. These classes are offered in the form of workshops which enable students to slowly grasp the various components of music and guitar. Guitar... 
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