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LAUSD Proposes More Rigorous High School Requirements

The Los Angeles Unified School District board is debating a proposal Tuesday that would require all students to take advanced courses and earn at least a “C” in order to graduate.


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Best Summertime Theater Activities For Kids In Los Angeles

Tell-tale signs your child has been born with the acting bug: playing pretend with friends, mimicking scenes in the mirror, parroting accents. Theater camps not only enrich kids’ acting abilities, but they can also be a confidence-building source of laughter and friendship during summer break. Develop your child’s natural talent for putting on a show with the best theater activities for kids in Los Angeles.


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Zookies comes to Toluca Lake

Zookies is more than a children’s gift store – it’s a family community hub. If there is one thing an LA mom knows how to do, that is shopping. LA moms know what’s hot, what’s […]

CBS Los Angeles–04/09/2012

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Marketing Coach Offers Up Tips For Actors

On Sunday morning, we were joined by actor and acting coach, Bobby Reed.


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High Wind Advisory Prompts CSU San Bernardino To Cancel Classes

Officials have cancelled classes at Cal State San Bernardino due to a high wind advisory that has been issued for the area.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/27/2012


Classes Canceled After Janitor Finds Body At Muscoy Elementary School

Classes have been cancelled at Muscoy Elementary School after a janitor discovered a body early Friday morning.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/04/2011


CSU To Debut Online Courses To Ease Overcrowding, Cash Crunch

Starting in 2012, overcrowded classes could be a thing of the past on California State University campuses.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–10/31/2011

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LAUSD Dumps Plans For Early Start To School Year

Superintendent John Deasy wants to delay the plan for at least on year, but officials warn implementing it could cost up to $4 million.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–09/13/2011

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Back-To-School Heat Wave To Keep LAUSD Students Indoors

Sweltering temperatures throughout Southern California will limit student activity on the first day of school for the school district.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–09/07/2011

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Investigative: Cross-Campus Enrollment May Expand Higher Education Options

Statewide budget cuts are forcing students to come up with alternative ways of making sure they can get the classes they need to graduate.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–04/07/2011

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Get a College Degree & a Lifetime Skill in One Morning

And anyone else who thinks they will learn how to beat a machine that’s specifically designed and programmed to return 97 cents for every dollar played, probably isn’t college material anyway.


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Take Part In The Worldwide Zumba Fitness Craze

Zumba might be 10 years old, but it’s growing every day — by leaps and bounds.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/15/2011

LAUSD Delays Controversial ‘Early-Start’ Plan

The nation’s second-largest school district is delaying its early-start plan to begin classes in mid-August.


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No Gym Class! Go To These Schools Online

No gym class! No travel! No crowded classrooms…

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/29/2010

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LAUSD Students Return To Class

The Los Angeles Unified School District gets a belated start Monday as students return to classes nearly a week after the normal start time.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/13/2010