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Providence soccer’s Fitzgerald named league player of the year

Providence soccer’s Fitzgerald named league player of the year

Kelly Fitzgerald was hoping to lead the Providence High girls’ soccer team to a league championship next season. With a new coach and a new system in place for the 2016-17 campaign, the junior figured the Pioneers were a year away from contending for the title. However, with Fitzgerald leading...

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Tribute at Alex Theatre to honor the Band

Tribute at Alex Theatre to honor the Band

On a recent Sunday afternoon, a small group of musicians has crowded into an Eagle Rock dining room, working to recreate a moment of rock ‘n’ roll history. “This one, we have to hit pretty hard,” says guitarist Rob Laufer, as the seven players dive into a forlorn, biting tune called “Tears of Rage,”...

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  • Mailbag: Choirs swept the competition

    Congratulations to the Burroughs High School Vocal Music Assn. for sweeping the national championship show choir competition in Richmond, Va., this past weekend! Both show choirs, Powerhouse and Sound Sensations, swept all major awards in their competition categories. On Sunday the 125 young people...

  • Mailbag: Election had too few voters

    Re: "Campaign war chests opened," and "4 council hopefuls head to runoffs," March 4. The real question to be asked about the $400 in unsolicited donations from real estate developer Michael Cusumano to Burbank City Council candidates David Gordon and Juan Guillen isn't why the candidates accepted...

  • Op-Ed: Fairness is key to small business success

    Op-Ed: Fairness is key to small business success

    When I walk, drive or ride my bike down the street, whether here at home or in Sacramento, I love to observe the character of the surrounding neighborhood, taking note of what gives the area its unique flavor. Certainly it starts with the people. Here in the 43rd District we have a wonderfully...

  • Mailbag: After wall, there will be jobs to do

    There is one viable solution for business owners who lose their undocumented workers. If Trump's voters are constantly kvetching and complaining that "illegals" are stealing jobs from citizens, business owners need to look to the Trump voters who want their jobs back and hire those people to work...

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