District selects teacher of the year

Posted: April 24th, 2015 | Featured, Noteworthy | No Comments

The La Mesa-Spring Valley School District bestowed the honor of “Teacher of the Year” on Lemon Avenue Elementary teacher Laura Autio in April. Autio, who has taught in the district for 20 years, teaches a combination class of second- and third-grade students.

East County trio headed to Japan

Posted: January 23rd, 2015 | Featured, News, Noteworthy | No Comments

Faith Lawrence was hosting a foreign exchange student from Japan a couple years ago at her Lemon Grove home, which often doubles as the rehearsal studio for Apackalips Now, a vocal trio consisting of Lawrence, La Mesa resident Karen Hasman and San Carlos resident Lisa Hohman. Hearing the mellifluous melodies of the three ladies, the […]