Chris Baker, the son of Paul and Cheryl Baker of La Crescenta,
has received the rank of Eagle Scout.
For his Eagle Scout project, he refurbished the equipment shed at
Dunsmore Elementary School. He replaced the drywall, painted the
interior and repaired and painted the exterior.
Baker is a junior at Crescenta Valley High School. He lettered
three years in cross-country and track and field, is a scholar
athlete and member of the Robotics Club.
He attended the 2001 Boy Scout National Jamboree in Fort A.P.
The tour included a trip to New York and the World Trade Center
just one month before Sept. 11.
He received the Arrow of Light and the Baden Powell Award.
Catherine Bae of Glendale graduated from the Massachusetts
Institute of Technology with a master’s degree in business
administration from the Sloan School of Management.
She is the daughter of Sangok and Jong Bae of Calle Amable.
Michael C. Fortner of Glendale was presented with his first white
medical coat, signifying the beginning of a career in medicine.
He was one of 130 members of Penn State College of Medicine’s
Class of 2006 to participate in the ceremony.
Susie Kim, the daughter of Simon and II Soo Kim of Glendale, has
been accepted to Loma Linda University School of Dentistry.
Valerie Samore, the daughter of Ron and Rose Samore of Glendale,
has received her Instrument Rating and Commercial license in
Westminster College’s Aviation program.