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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 17, 1998
The school board for the Redondo Beach Unified School District has named its officers for the next year. Becky Sargent will take over the job of president from Zeke Zeidler. Val Dombrowski will serve as vice president and Robin Shaw will be the presiding officer, with the job of running meetings in the absence of the president and vice president. The positions are effective through April 1998.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 17, 1998
The school board for the Redondo Beach Unified School District has named its officers for the next year. Becky Sargent will take over the job of president from Zeke Zeidler. Val Dombrowski will serve as vice president and Robin Shaw will be the presiding officer, with the job of running meetings in the absence of the president and vice president. The positions are effective through April 1998.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
August 8, 1997
The Redondo Beach Unified School District has a new assistant superintendent of personnel services to replace Wayne Kurlak, who retired last month. The appointment of William E. Nunan, who has worked for 25 years in the Newport-Mesa Unified School District in Newport Beach, was approved by the school board on Tuesday night. Nunan, who currently works as the director of human resources and staff development in Newport Beach, will begin his new job on Aug. 18.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 7, 1998
In an attempt to save a piece of the city's history, the Redondo Beach Historical Society tonight will ask the City Council to allow an old Arts and Crafts home to be moved to an area in Dominguez Park where two other old homes have been restored. The Redondo Beach Unified School District has purchased the home, located near Redondo Union High School, so it would have more room for parking. The district has given the Historical Society until June 1 to move the structure.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 29, 1996
The Redondo Beach Unified School District has filed a lawsuit against the city of Redondo Beach in an attempt to block a binding ballot measure that would ask voters whether they want to limit school board term limits. A city charter provision currently limits elected officials to two four-year terms.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 7, 1998
In an attempt to save a piece of the city's history, the Redondo Beach Historical Society tonight will ask the City Council to allow an old Arts and Crafts home to be moved to an area in Dominguez Park where two other old homes have been restored. The Redondo Beach Unified School District has purchased the home, located near Redondo Union High School, so it would have more room for parking. The district has given the Historical Society until June 1 to move the structure.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
December 19, 1997
An agreement that gives students living in north Redondo Beach the option of attending either Redondo Union High School or Mira Costa High School in Manhattan Beach has been extended for another six months while officials from two school districts evaluate whether the agreement--which was set to expire Dec. 31--should be continued.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
March 3, 1993
Counting of late and absentee ballots could alter the outcome in some races OFFICES POMONA Mayor 26 of 26 Precincts Reporting CANDIDATE VOTE % Kevin (Mr. P) Ausmus 97 1.4 Eddie Cortez 1,711 25.0 Paul D. Geiger 1,626 23.8 James Robert Reynolds 42 0.6 Ramon P. Romero 207 3.0 David W. Smith 259 3.7 Tomas Ursua 2,642 38.5 James Wilkins 267 3.8 City Council District 2 3 of 3 Precincts CANDIDATE VOTE % Marco A. Robles 633 100 District 3 3 of 3 Precincts CANDIDATE VOTE % Boyd Bredenkamp* 323 42.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
March 26, 1998 | TRACY JOHNSON, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
They composed the music using a keyboard and a computer monitor and edited the script in a chat room. They choreographed a dance and learned the theme song using video conferencing and worked out the kinks over e-mail. For the past seven months nearly 100 students from four high schools in three states have been using the tools of technology to create what is believed to be the first musical produced over the Internet.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 12, 1998 | TRACY JOHNSON, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Two members of the President's Committee on Arts and Humanities on Wednesday listened to kindergartners sing and watched third-graders weave coasters in the same fashion as Navajo Indians as part of a three-day tour of the Redondo Beach Unified School District. Redondo Beach was selected from more than 500 districts nationwide as one of eight school districts where committee members will observe firsthand how the schools are implementing art education.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
March 26, 1998 | TRACY JOHNSON, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
They composed the music using a keyboard and a computer monitor and edited the script in a chat room. They choreographed a dance and learned the theme song using video conferencing and worked out the kinks over e-mail. For the past seven months nearly 100 students from four high schools in three states have been using the tools of technology to create what is believed to be the first musical produced over the Internet.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 12, 1998 | TRACY JOHNSON, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Two members of the President's Committee on Arts and Humanities on Wednesday listened to kindergartners sing and watched third-graders weave coasters in the same fashion as Navajo Indians as part of a three-day tour of the Redondo Beach Unified School District. Redondo Beach was selected from more than 500 districts nationwide as one of eight school districts where committee members will observe firsthand how the schools are implementing art education.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
December 19, 1997
An agreement that gives students living in north Redondo Beach the option of attending either Redondo Union High School or Mira Costa High School in Manhattan Beach has been extended for another six months while officials from two school districts evaluate whether the agreement--which was set to expire Dec. 31--should be continued.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
September 19, 1997 | DEBORAH BELGUM, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Redondo Beach freshmen can forget about those three-ring binders, messy handwritten reports or that old excuse that the dog ate their homework. That's because in November, all 463 of the ninth-graders at Redondo Union High School will be issued their very own laptop computers they can take home during the school year. The school is believed to be the first public high school in California to issue take-home laptops to an entire grade.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
August 8, 1997
The Redondo Beach Unified School District has a new assistant superintendent of personnel services to replace Wayne Kurlak, who retired last month. The appointment of William E. Nunan, who has worked for 25 years in the Newport-Mesa Unified School District in Newport Beach, was approved by the school board on Tuesday night. Nunan, who currently works as the director of human resources and staff development in Newport Beach, will begin his new job on Aug. 18.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 29, 1996
The Redondo Beach Unified School District has filed a lawsuit against the city of Redondo Beach in an attempt to block a binding ballot measure that would ask voters whether they want to limit school board term limits. A city charter provision currently limits elected officials to two four-year terms.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 30, 1992 | KIM KOWSKY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
South Bay voters in three beach cities and a community in Rancho Palos Verdes will cast ballots on two school-related measures next week, but votes on only one of the measures are likely to stand. The measures, Proposition V and Proposition Z, ask voters to consider restructuring the way their schools are integrated with their communities.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
September 19, 1997 | DEBORAH BELGUM, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Redondo Beach freshmen can forget about those three-ring binders, messy handwritten reports or that old excuse that the dog ate their homework. That's because in November, all 463 of the ninth-graders at Redondo Union High School will be issued their very own laptop computers they can take home during the school year. The school is believed to be the first public high school in California to issue take-home laptops to an entire grade.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
March 3, 1993
Counting of late and absentee ballots could alter the outcome in some races OFFICES POMONA Mayor 26 of 26 Precincts Reporting CANDIDATE VOTE % Kevin (Mr. P) Ausmus 97 1.4 Eddie Cortez 1,711 25.0 Paul D. Geiger 1,626 23.8 James Robert Reynolds 42 0.6 Ramon P. Romero 207 3.0 David W. Smith 259 3.7 Tomas Ursua 2,642 38.5 James Wilkins 267 3.8 City Council District 2 3 of 3 Precincts CANDIDATE VOTE % Marco A. Robles 633 100 District 3 3 of 3 Precincts CANDIDATE VOTE % Boyd Bredenkamp* 323 42.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 30, 1992 | KIM KOWSKY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
South Bay voters in three beach cities and a community in Rancho Palos Verdes will cast ballots on two school-related measures next week, but votes on only one of the measures are likely to stand. The measures, Proposition V and Proposition Z, ask voters to consider restructuring the way their schools are integrated with their communities.
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