Lack of coaches jeopardizing minor hockey league

first_imgCurrently the Bantam/Midget portion of the league is suffering from a lack of coaches, which could have serious effects on the league.If the quota for coaches is not filled by next week, the league may have to postpone its opening game dates, or may even cancel the upcoming season.Anyone interested in coaching must be certified to do so. If interested and not certified, coaching clinics will be held in the upcoming month, and Fort St. John Minor Hockey is willing to reimburse anyone who takes part in the clinic.- Advertisement -Interested applicants will also have to complete their criminal background check.For more information on becoming a coach or to submit your resume, contact the Senior Rec hockey Director Daneille Armstrong at 250-793-5599 or visit the Fort St. John Minor Hockey official website.last_img read more

Around Whittier

first_imgWHITTIER – A “Coming Home to Pio Pico” fiesta will be held from noon to 4 p.m. May 5 at Pio Pico State Historic Park, 6003 Pioneer Blvd. The free event will feature a rebozo fashion show, folklorico dancing, historical re-enactments, bread- and rope-making demonstrations, historic firearm demonstrations, arts and crafts, food, music, games, children’s activities and more. For more information, call (562) 695-1217, Ext. 104. Class of 1965 to hold reunion WHITTIER – Whittier High School Class of 1965 will hold a reunion picnic at 11 a.m. May 19 at Parnell Park, 15390 Lambert Road. The event is potluck-style. Those with vintage vehicles are encouraged to bring them for judging and prizes. For more information, visit http://www.whsclassof62.com. Volunteer fire lookouts needed PASADENA – The Angeles National Forest Fire Lookout Association is seeking volunteers for its Fire Lookout Program. Volunteers must be at least 18 and must attend three training sessions at the Flintridge Foundation, 236 W. Mountain Ave., Suite 117, Pasadena. An orientation session will be held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday at the foundation. For more information, call Pam Morey, (909) 338-3923. Retirement home sets blood drive LA MIRADA – Residents at The Palms Retirement Residence, 13001 La Mirada Blvd., will hold a blood drive from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 7. The event is open to the public. Refreshments will be provided for participants. Blood drives help save lives by providing hospitals with much-needed blood supplies to replace blood loss resulting from surgery or serious injury. For more information, call Bianca Uribe, (562) 944-1800. Finalists to appear at college forum WHITTIER – The Rio Hondo College Board of Trustees will hold a campus forum featuring the three finalists for the position of superintendent/president, from noon to 3 p.m. Wednesday at the Wray Theatre, 3600 Workman Mill Road. The finalists are Daniel Castro, a former Riverside City College president; Ted Martinez Jr., former president of Grossmont Community College in El Cajon; and Monte Perez, vice president of student services at Golden West College in Huntington Beach. For more information, call (562) 692-0921. Kindergarten registration open PICO RIVERA – El Rancho Unified School District will be registering children for kindergarten from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday during the week of May 14 to 18 at 9333 Loch Lomond Drive. Children must be at least 5 years old before Dec. 2, 2007. For more information, call (562) 942-1500. Church schedules rummage sale WHITTIER – St. Matthias Episcopal Church, 7056 S. Washington Ave., will host a rummage sale from 7 a.m to 4 p.m. May 5. For more information, call (562) 698-9741. – From staff reports160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set!last_img read more

Teslas board backs Elon Musk over SEC seeking to ban him Wall

Things are shaping up to be difficult for Tesla and Elon Musk in the coming weeks and months, but they seem to be sticking together.Tesla’s board of directors issued a statement backing Musk following the lawsuit filed by the SEC while Wall Street is bracing for the blowback. more…The post Tesla’s board backs Elon Musk over SEC seeking to ban him, Wall Street braces for TSLA blowback appeared first on Electrek. Source: Charge Forward