BRIEFLY PROJECT PROVIDES COMPUTER ACCESS.PACOIMA - Pacoima Elementary School elementary school: see school. is teaming up with civic groups and the city in a $900,000 project to give low-income families in the northeast San Fernando Valley San Fernando Valley
Valley, southern California, U.S. Northwest of central Los Angeles, the valley is bounded by the San Gabriel, Santa Susana, and Santa Monica mountains and the Simi Hills. an introduction to computer technology.
The Valley Family Technology Project will put computers in the classrooms and offer comprehensive training for students and teachers with the help of California State University, Northridge CSUN offers a variety of programs leading to bachelor's degrees in 61 fields and master's degrees in 42 fields. The university has over 150,000 alumni. It's also home to a summer musical theater/theater program known as TADW (TeenAge Drama Workshop) that leads teenagers through an . Parents of fourth-graders on the campus will also get computer training and help with job searches and resumes. Area families could get Internet access See how to access the Internet. and e-mail service See Internet e-mail service. for two years.
- Daily News
Three overdoses at 'monster' rave
Three music lovers were hospitalized for drug overdoses Sunday and about 40 other people treated for ``minor scrapes and abrasions'' during a rave at the Los Angeles Los Angeles (lôs ăn`jələs, lŏs, ăn`jəlēz'), city (1990 pop. 3,485,398), seat of Los Angeles co., S Calif.; inc. 1850. Sports Arena, a police captain said.
About 20,000 people gathered at the Sports Arena in Exposition Park Exposition Park is the name of more than one place:
The last time a rave was scheduled at the arena, four people were stabbed, Smith said, so ``for the most part it's been relatively quiet,'' he said.
- City News Service
School officials report gun rumors
A suspected gang member was arrested on suspicion of having a loaded gun after Conejo Valley High School officials called Thousand Oaks police, officials announced this weekend.
Police said school officials heard rumors that recently expelled students who might have a gun were seen in the area of the school Friday.
The suspect with the gun was found behind some apartments in the 1800 block of West Hillcrest Drive, police said.
The arrest followed an incident a week earlier in which a man suspected of being in the same gang was arrested on suspicion of brandishing a weapon in front of some Conejo Valley High School students, officials said.
- Daily News