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Friday, January 15, 2021
Counties Implement Phased Distribution of COVID-19 VaccinesPIH Health is eager to see all of our patients and their families get vaccinated.  At this time, we do not have vaccine available for PIH Health patients or the general public. We will communicate as we receive more information regarding vaccine availability and distribution. The supply of COVID-19 vaccines will be limited for the ...read more
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, December 29, 2020
    
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, December 22, 2020
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
Tuesday, December 22, 2020
WHITTIER – Re-elected Río Hondo College Trustee Vicky Santana and newly elected Trustee Kristal Orozco took the Oath of Office on Dec. 16 during a Zoom meeting in which the Board of Trustees also selected new officers for the coming year.  Santana was sworn in by U.S. Rep. Linda Sanchez and Orozco was sworn in by newly elected California State Assemblymember Lisa Calderon. Shortly after, during a ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, December 22, 2020
Río Hondo College Pathway Aims to Guide Local Students into Becoming STEM-qualified TeachersWHITTIER – Río Hondo College is creating a program to guide community college and K-12 students through an education pathway focused on science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) and back to local communities in much needed teaching roles.  Called the Community Partnerships for Teacher Pipeline ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, December 22, 2020
Beverly Hospital Vaccinates First Front Line Healthcare Workers Against COVID-19Montebello, CA – December 16, 2020 – Beverly hospital in Montebello, CA on Wednesday afternoon vaccinated its first frontline healthcare worker against the COVID-19 virus. Betzaida Venegas a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), became the first person in the hospital to receive the Pfizer vaccine for the coronavirus.“I ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, December 21, 2020
Credit Union of Southern California to Donate $100,000 to Local Whittier Businesses Impacted by COVID-19Anaheim Hills, CA-based Credit Union of Southern California (CU SoCal) pledges to donate $100,000 to more than 50 Whittier area businesses and their employees as part of their Merry Givemas event, Friday, December 18, 2020.“We’re honored to help those businesses and their employees in our ...read more
Categories: Economic, General News Article, Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest
Monday, December 21, 2020
Credit Union of Southern California Debuts New East Whittier Branch Credit Union of Southern California (CU SoCal) opened its third full-service branch in Whittier on Monday, December 14, 2020. The credit union held a socially distanced ribbon-cutting ceremony on December 15 for the branch located in East Whittier at the northwest corner of Whittier Boulevard and La Serna Drive. CU SoCal ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, General News Article, Human Interest
Wednesday, December 16, 2020
New Río Hondo College Trustee Champions Expansion of K-12 College Pathway, Support Services and Student SuccessWHITTIER – Newly elected Río Hondo College Trustee Kristal Orozco says she will focus on strengthening the K-12 college pathway, enhancing job training and certification programs and driving improved student success during her first term.  Orozco, who was elected Nov. 3, will take the ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Friday, December 04, 2020
La Mirada, CA.- Francis of Assisi said, "Start by doing what's necessary; then do what's possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible." In 2020 the YMCA of Greater Whittier, like so many organizations, has been challenged by the pandemic. In March, we scaled back operations doing only what was necessary and nine months later we have exciting news that just months ago felt like an ...read more
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