Tag: St. Brendan School

A little giving can go a long way

A little giving can go a long way

| October 31, 2019 | 0 Comments

Giving a little time, attention or resources can have a ripple effect in people’s lives, doing more good than we can imagine. The holiday season provides ample opportunities for helping others in the community and making a difference. The following local charities would love help and donations. Often events are available throughout the year, so […]

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Donate blood at St. Brendan Oct. 23

Donate blood at St. Brendan Oct. 23

| September 27, 2018 | 0 Comments

Help patients at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) by donating blood Tues., Oct. 23 at St. Brendan School, 238 S. Manhattan Pl., from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Donations will aid patients at CHLA, which requires 2,000 units of blood each month to meet the needs of its young patients. Donors should be well-hydrated and […]

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Local graduates reveal their choices for college

Local graduates reveal their choices for college

| June 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

Student selects Ivy League school to study politics Immaculate Heart High School senior Oona Holahan describes herself as “a mid-Wilshire kid through and through.” But this fall, she’s moving to Connecticut to attend Yale University. Holahan first studied at St. Brendan’s for elementary and middle school and then transferred to Immaculate Heart High School (IH), […]

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St. Brendan students cover sports to politics in school newspaper

St. Brendan students cover sports to politics in school newspaper

| January 31, 2013 | 0 Comments

Extra, extra, read all about it! St. Brendan has a school newspaper. “My husband and I love St. Brendan for our boys and wanted to be able to give back. We thought helping to start a student newspaper was something we could do,” said Vrana, whose husband Martin Miller is the television editor at the […]

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Locked gates, buddy system among school safety measures

Locked gates, buddy system among school safety measures

| January 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

Even before the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary last month, safety was a top concern among area schools, officials said. “School safety is our number one priority… we are very proactive and reassure the kids they’re safe. That’s the best thing for them,” said Eugene Straub, executive director of Larchmont Charter School’s three campuses. School […]

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Gifts, donations, sought for St. Brendan toy drive

Gifts, donations, sought for St. Brendan toy drive

| November 30, 2012 | 2 Comments

Children of families living below the poverty level near Skid Row are among the recipients of this year’s holiday toy drive sponsored by St. Brendan Catholic Church. “We are in need of new, unwrapped toys and $20 Target gift cards,” said Stacy Herman, event co-chair along with Nancy Muller. “Both are greatly appreciated, since in […]

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