Program teaches tough love to troubled youth

Acorn Staff Writer

Learning a sense of discipline JUST ONE MORE-Sgt. Ivan Potter, left, and Sgt. Eduardo Solis-Ramierz give a participant in the VIDA program a tough time while the teenager does pushups. The two Marines from Los Alamitos Marine Corps Base volunteer their time to work with at-risk youth during the 16-week program. Some of the trainees have experienced substance abuse problems. See more photos on page 31. MICHAEL COONS/The Acorn

Program teaches
tough love to troubled youth

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