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  • School music teacher brings in $1.5 million grant

    June 7, 2013 | 2:58 pm

    University High School had plenty to celebrate on May 21: the opening of a new gym, six tennis courts, a parent center and — a contrast to the seemingly endless cuts and setbacks to the arts in public education — a $3 million music facility.

    The fact that freshly re-elected Los...

  • Steve Zimmer holds middle ground

    By Bill Boyarsky

    March 28, 2013 | 9:49 am

    After surviving opposition funded by the mayors of America’s two biggest cities, newly re-elected Los Angeles Unified School District board member Steve Zimmer says his win has preserved a “system of checks and balances” in running L.A.’s huge school district.

    Mayor Antonio...

  • School board race pits unions against billionaires

    By Jonah Lowenfeld

    February 20, 2013 | 2:09 pm

    Probably the greatest impact of New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s $1 million gift last week to the Coalition for School Reform, an independent political group supporting a slate of three reform-minded candidates for Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) board seats, was on...

  • Letters to the editor: Boyle Heights, Steve Zimmer, circumcision

    July 19, 2011 | 5:00 pm

    Boyle Heights Reflections

    Thank you for Tom Tugend’s nostalgic article on Boyle Heights (“The Nickel Pickle,” July 15).

    Although I was born in Boyle Heights in 1928, we moved away to “upscale West Adams” when I was a few years old. However, I so well remember the...

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  • The Education of LAUSD’s Steve Zimmer

    By Danielle Berrin

    July 5, 2011 | 6:59 pm

    It’s been dark for almost five hours, the city has slowed, and even the 101 Freeway is sparse and quiet. Steve Zimmer has just wrapped his last appointment, but rushing home seems foolish when a rare sit-down dinner is an option. Most days Zimmer hardly notices how alone he is,...

  • Volume 26, Number 19

    July 5, 2011 | 4:30 pm