2003-08-21

Here’s How to Lose Weight, Keep it Off



In response to statistics showing that obesity among today’s youth is at an all-time high, Lindora Medical Clinics will begin offering its program at half price to those under 18. In addition, Lindora will offer free copies of "bodyPRIDE: An Action Plan For Teens Seeking Self-Esteem and Building Better Bodies" to all youngsters who have enrolled or are interested in […]

College Admissions Today



College Admissions Today: Take A Deep Breath If you have a child who’s gone through the college application process in the last few years, you know that the competition for admission has increased dramatically. Students with 4.0 GPAs and 1400 SAT scores are being rejected by their first, second and third choice colleges. College admissions decisions have become more arbitrary […]

Catholics to promote peace, non-violence



Bishop Gabino Zavala, Auxiliary Bishop for the San Gabriel Region of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles, took office as bishop-president of Pax Christi USA at the organization’s national assembly in New York on Aug. 1 through 3. Bishop Zavala hopes his involvement with Pax Christi will serve to help promote the Gospel message of nonviolence, peace and justice. "We live […]

Tips on buying your teen a quality used car



When teens are ready for their own set of wheels, there are steps parents can take to put them on the road to safety. Auto industry and safety experts offer these tips on how to select a safe, affordable vehicle appropriate for novice teen drivers: •Safety: Experts at Consumer Reports suggest choosing a vehicle with as many of the newer […]