Editorials and Opinion

  • Technology in the Classroom is the Pen and Paper of Our Time

    In our increasingly interconnected world, education technology has an important role to play in preparing students to succeed after they leave our classrooms. Equitable access to digital information and the myriad of technology...

New Business Report, August 31, 2014

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Jim Young, 1921 - 2014

In July, Fullerton Stories magazine published an interview with Jim Young, a giant in the department of Theatre and Arts at Cal State Fullerton. This video is from our original interview. Young passed away Friday at the age of 93. 

This interview with Young was made possible with the sponsorship of Morningside of Fullerton and the assistance of Williams Insurance.

Valencia Park Elementary School sixth-grade student Abraham Eid is happy to have recieved a new iPad.Valencia Park Elementary School sixth-grade student Abraham Eid is happy to have recieved a new iPad.iPads ruled the day at the Fullerton School District on Wednesday, as Superintendent Robert Pletka formally began distributing 6,000 devices to all fifth- eighth-grade students.

Amidst great fanfare at Valencia Park Elementary School, Pletka and numerous city and state officials praised the district’s Visible Innovation Program, which aims to use the iPads to help develop critical thinking, collaboration and allow students to work on curriculum at their own pace. 

“I’m holding it up as a model for the state,” said Tom Torlakson, state superintendent of public Instruction, said at the presentation. 

Valencia sixth-graders received the first two dozen iPads, as did Abraham Eid, above, who couldn’t hide his joy at receiving one.

City Council

  • Human Trafficking Resolution Opens Old Wounds

    Impassioned and emotional testimonies were delivered by members of both the Korean-American and Japanese-American communities during the public comment period.

  • Council Candidate Lineup Set

    The list of candidates running for two seats on the Fullerton City Council has been finalized for the November 4 election.  They are: Incumbents Doug Chaffee and Greg Sebourn, and Larry Bennett, Sean Paden, Rick Alvarez, Bill Chaffee and Jane Rands.Information and links to the candidate’s websites and statements can be found on the city website. .

School Sports

  • High School Player of the Week Begins on FullertonStories.com

    By Tim Tuttle/For Fullertonstories.com -- Fullertonstories.com is proud to announce the inaugural season of The Sell Your Home with Lindsey Acton High School Player of the Week, selected from candidates at Fullerton, Troy, Sunny Hills, La Habra, Sonora and Servite high schools.

This Week in Fullerton, September 1 through 7, 2014.Sept 1

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