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Community paints La Verne purple

Community paints La Verne purple
Senior liberal studies major Kelley Maggiulli and sophomore business administration major Ashley Isacsson invite chef Travis Flood of Pappas Artisanal to have the restaurant participate in this year’s Relay for Life. The 24-hour event to raise money for the American Cancer Society will be held on May 3-4 on the University of La Verne’s campus for the first time this year. / photo by Daniel Hargis Tyler... 

Cartoons encourage children battling cancer

Kellie Galentine Staff Writer Dominic, Bella, McKenna, Ayden and Erin – names appearing on the five rubber bracelets worn around Jenny Formica’s left wrist. These five names represent more than children battling cancer. For Formica, these names are friends, purpose, hope and the reason that she started Courageous Cartoons. Courageous Cartoons is a brand new club on campus this semester created... 

Lance Armstrong: just another liar in sports

Lance Armstrong: just another liar in sports
Lance Armstrong is undoubtedly a known name in the current athletic world after winning seven Tour de France races. However recently, Armstrong is not known for his success as a cyclist, but rather the cheating behind it. Armstrong was not only a stand-out in the cycling industry, he was an inspiration to millions of people as a cancer survivor. That was before he was caught doping in several of his... 

Nutrition lecture teaches diet to fight cancer

The Cancer Care Center in Pomona held a presentation about cancer fighting foods and how to take care of your body. The presentation was held May 9 and given by registered dietian Nancee Renee Perez. Those in attendance included cancer survivors, newly diagnosed patients and those interested in learning more about helping prevent the disease. “I developed an early interest in healthy eating and exercise... 

Commentary: Little things can mean everything

<i>Commentary</i>: Little things can mean everything
Kristen Campbell, Editor in Chief I should be considered a superhero. No, seriously. I am not even being arrogant when I say that. At nearly 19 years old I realized I give a lot of myself for the benefit of those who need things more than I do. This all started March 2009, during my senior year of high school. As most other high schools, my school’s Associated Student Body would hold about three... 

Local businesses fight breast cancer

Local businesses fight breast cancer
Sales raise research funds for the Komen Foundation. Helping to bring awareness to the National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Boni Wish held a fundraiser Oct. 22 called “Bold, Bodacious and Totally Outrageous” at her store Wishes Boutique, located at 2142 Third St. in downtown La Verne. Other downtown La Verne businesses participating in the event were Serendipity, Generations Antiques and Le... 

Needle inflicts cancer awareness

Needle inflicts cancer awareness
Ink’d Chronicles in Pomona hosts its annual tattoo and piercing charity event to benefit cancer research. Ink’d Chronicles held its second annual “Tattoos For The Cure” Saturday which included bands outside, tattoos for charity, and art. Robyn Bryan and Bill Bryan, an alumnus of University of La Verne, participated in the charity with tattoo artist Joey Olivas. Terry Dipple, an alumnus... 
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