Remember Nova High School? Friday Event Invites Staff, Alums, to Reminisce

Fri., Dec. 22, a group of former students are inviting the community to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the creation of the unique education system called Nova High School with other alumni, faculty and families in an open house format from 4-6… Continue Reading

Straight Ahead Big Band Performing at Central Valley High School Music Fundraiser

Straight Ahead Big Band will be at Central Valley High School supporting a music department fundraiser next Wed, Feb 27. Spaghetti Dinner 5:30-7:30; $5 individual or $15 family of four. Entertainment starts at 5:45 with the CVHS Combo, then CVHS… Continue Reading


Postcards From Egypt: Part 1 – In Their Shoes

Last night I was on the phone with my dad who asked me “what is with all the violence going on over there? The U.S. Government isn’t responsible for that movie.”  And what he said is the truth. Absolutely. As… Continue Reading


Postcards from Egypt: Part 2 – Generosity is a National Trait

There is only one thing Egyptians have more of than patience, and that is their generosity. I have never met a more giving and sharing people in all my life. As said earlier in Part 1, where I quoted Al-Hajjaj ibn… Continue Reading