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  • Democratic Republic of Congo participates in its first Special Olympics
    published on Fri, 24 Jul 2015 05:39:57 GMT
    Democratic Republic of Congo Special Olympic athlete Sara Mulekia, 14-years-old, during practice at Santa Maria High School in Santa Maria, CA, Thursday, July 23, 2016. This is the first time athletes from the DRC will compete in the Special Olympics World Games....
  • American Wwii Pow receives historic apology from Mitsubishi over forced labor
    published on Sun, 19 Jul 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    From left to right: Yukio Okamoto, outside board member for Mitsubishi Materials Corp., Hikaru Kimura, a senior executive officer of Mitsubishi Materials Corp., James Murphy, a World War II POW who worked in a forced labor camp, and Rabbi Abraham Cooper, associate dean of the Simon Wiesenthal Center in Los Angeles. Mitsubishi Materials formerly apologized to former POWs and their families for holding them in forced labor in the Second World War during a ceremony at the Wiesenthal Center on Sunda...
  • 70 years after WWII, Japanese company apologizes to US POWs
    published on Mon, 20 Jul 2015 18:46:25 GMT
    He was forced to toil in enemy mines as a prisoner of war, but James Murphy wasn't angry or bitter. He was just happy to have lived long enough to hear the Japanese apology he had sought for seven decades....
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  • Hancock Announces Concurrent Enrollment Program for Five Area High Schools
    published on Tue, 04 Aug 2015 20:15:11 GMT
    Area high school students will now be able to jump start their college education without leaving their high school campuses, because Allan Hancock College has finalized plans to launch a concurrent enrollment pilot program at five area high schools beginning this fall. Students at Cabrillo, Santa Ynez, St. Joseph, Santa Maria and Pioneer Valley high schools can simultaneously receive high school and college credit by registering for courses that will be taught at each school....
  • Santa Maria Dentist Volunteers at Local Schools to Provide Dental Attention to Children
    published on Tue, 04 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    August 4, 2015 - Santa Maria, CA - Geoffrey Brenneman, DDS and his dental team help children in their community get access to dental care by visiting local schools and providing oral health screenings. For years, Dr. Brenneman has visited local elementary schools, providing children with dental screenings they may not otherwise have access to....
  • Local Dentist Pursues Continuing Education through Study Club Memberships
    published on Mon, 03 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    August 3, 2015 - Santa Maria, CA - Dr. Anthony Riforgiate, a cosmetic and family dentist, helps his patients access the best in modern dental care through his membership in professional study clubs. Anthony F. Riforgiate, DDS offers many dental therapies to help patients achieve healthy smiles....
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  • Santa Maria Police Say Teen Who Died Was Victim Of 'Extremely Vicious' Attack
    published on Tue, 04 Aug 2015 02:01:32 GMT
    The 17-year-old boy shot and killed in Santa Maria last week was the victim of what the police chief described as an "extremely violent attack." Oscar Daniel Joaquin was taken to Marian Regional Medical Center and died from his injuries after the July 28 attack....
  • July a cruel month for falling Spinners
    published on Fri, 24 Jul 2015 10:34:40 GMT
    For the first time since Opening Day, the Class A affiliate of the Boston Red Sox dropped out of first place in the Stedler Division of the New York-Penn League. The Spinners fell to the Tri-City ValleyCats, 4-2, in front of 3,668 at LeLacheur Park....
  • Democratic Republic of Congo participates in its first Special Olympics
    published on Fri, 24 Jul 2015 05:39:57 GMT
    Democratic Republic of Congo Special Olympic athlete Sara Mulekia, 14-years-old, during practice at Santa Maria High School in Santa Maria, CA, Thursday, July 23, 2016. This is the first time athletes from the DRC will compete in the Special Olympics World Games....

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