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Six Mira Costa Seniors Earn Scholarships from the MB Coordinating Council

Six Mira Costa Seniors Earn Scholarships from the MB Coordinating Council

Each student is the recipient of a $3,000 scholarship to assist them with costs associated with their college education.
Mira Costa Clinches $5K Grammy Grant

Mira Costa Clinches $5K Grammy Grant

The Manhattan Beach school was one of a dozen awarded money today.
Manhattan Beach Education Leader Honored as South Bay 'Woman of the Year'

Manhattan Beach Education Leader Honored as South Bay 'Woman of the Year'

Assemblymember Al Muratsuchi (D-Torrance) selected Leanne Huebner, an executive board member for the Manhattan Beach Education Foundation, as the South Bay’s 2014 Woman of the Year.
Kit Becker Film to Screen at OpenLens Festival

Kit Becker Film to Screen at OpenLens Festival

Manhattan Beach native Kit Becker has a film screening in the OpenLens Festival next month.
CSULB Researchers to Monitor State's Kelp Forest for Radioactive Contamination from Fukushima

CSULB Researchers to Monitor State's Kelp Forest for Radioactive Contamination from Fukushima

Traces of radioactive iodine were found in March 2011.
Westboro Baptist to Bring Picketers to El Segundo High Monday

Westboro Baptist to Bring Picketers to El Segundo High Monday

The group brings its attention-generating picketing to the quaint town of El Segundo Monday morning.
Manhattan Beach Collegian Makes Dean's List at York College

Manhattan Beach Collegian Makes Dean's List at York College

The lacrosse player scores in academics.
SCE Scholarship Deadline Friday for High School Seniors

SCE Scholarship Deadline Friday for High School Seniors

Applicants must live in an area serviced by Southern California Edison.
Student Talks About His Perfect AP Calculus Score

Student Talks About His Perfect AP Calculus Score

The 17-year-old loves 'exploring new ways to think about things and approach the world,' he tells a local newspaper.
Hayden to Receive Recognition as California Teacher of the Year

Hayden to Receive Recognition as California Teacher of the Year

The Manhattan Beach City Council will honor Mira Costa High School's Michael Hayden for his accomplishment.
Local Student Scores Perfect AP Calculus Score

Local Student Scores Perfect AP Calculus Score

The college freshman is only one of 11 test takers globally to earn a perfect score.
Common Core: 5 Ways to Help Kids Adapt to New Standards

Common Core: 5 Ways to Help Kids Adapt to New Standards

A list of tips and ideas to help kids adapt to the new national curriculum requirements in school.
Jim Mora Signs 6-Year Contract to Lead UCLA Bruins

Jim Mora Signs 6-Year Contract to Lead UCLA Bruins

The football coach, a Manhattan Beach resident, has 18 wins during his first two seasons at UCLA.