La Verne Magazine
Vol. 29, No. 2
Summer 2005

Black cherry, root beer, cotton candy, tangerine, green apple and lemonade—ULV alumna Roxy Klein says Sandy Candy comes in more flavors than there are colors in the rainbow.

Photography by Reina Santa Cruz


From the Editor...

by Amby Sarabia

The Sweeter Side of Success

by Valerie Rojas
photography by Reina Santa Cruz

Excavating For Truth

by Christine Collier
photography by Yelena Ovcharenko

Reed's Take on National Geographic, Mel and More

by Christine Collier

La Verne Teen Plays His Way to the Top

by Amby Sarabia
photography by German Jimenez

Pitching a Tradition

by Stephanie Duarte
photography by Emmah Obradovich

Dick Landis: Music Multitasking

by Stephanie Duarte

Tracing His Footsteps

by Ken Colby
photography by Gloria Diaz

Living in La Verne: Can You Afford It?

by Sarah Weaver
photography by Chrissy Zehrbach

Hope is in Their Hearts

by Jamie Mahoney
photography by Chrissy Zehrbach

Flying High With Pride

by Jonathan Corral
photography by Emmah Obradovich

Telling the Soldiers' Story

by Mike Senyo
photography by Emmah Obradovich

The Man Behind the Courier

by Nila Priyambodo
photography by Jenna Campbell

Are You Hungry for Culture?

by Kristen Chocek
photography by Yelena Ovcharenko

A Virus With Wings

by Steven Falls
photography by Reina Santa Cruz

Joining the Motor Home Cult

by Erin Zabarnick
photography by Reina Santa Cruz

History in Your Backyard

by Adrian Medrano
photography by Gloria Diaz


Displaying his public prayer plea, Alfredo Avelar, a La Verne Vietnam veteran, shows his appreciation for the soldiers in Iraq with mementoes of American pride. His proudly created military bivouac resides in his Damien Avenue front yard and is open to the public.

Photography by Emmah Obradovich


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