Women’s advocate and international best-selling author Crystal Andrus Morissette has announced the release of a new book, “Simply… Woman: Stories from 30 magnificent women who have risen against the odds”. The #MeToo movement has shaken the world, and this book arrived with perfect timing – March 8th – International Women’s Day.
Thirty women from around the globe – some as far as Liberia, Africa and Palestine – were hand- selected to shed light on different aspects of abuse, grief, abandonment, illness, racism, and death. These stories are gripping, raw, and honest. This is ‘Chicken Soup for the Soul’ taken to a whole new, much-needed level. Bestselling author, Colette Baron-Reid calls it, “Powerful beyond measure … a must-read!”
Dina Strada a resident of Valencia, CA is a powerful writer in this compilation. With over 25- years of experience in the Hollywood entertainment industry, she is a seasoned writer who is of- ten featured in magazines such as Huffington Post, Chopra, Elephant Journal, and Tiny Buddha. She shares her personal story of overcoming betrayal and heartache and learning to raise her children as a working single mom in a way that every woman can relate too.
Andrus Morissette is the author of four other international bestselling books, including ‘The Emotional Edge’, which made the Globe and Mail’s Bestseller List. Oprah.com featured her Emotional Edge quiz three times. Chapter/Coles/Indigo polled 40,000 readers to see which book most changed their life, Andrus Morissette came in at #14. A media darling, she’s been in the New York Post, the UK Daily Mail, the Globe and Mail, and the Toronto Star, as well as CBS Radio, CanadaAM, CityTV, Global TV, and Slice TV.
Lead singer Peter Noone is a multi-talented entertainer, who has been delighting audiences nearly all his life. At the age of 15, Noone achieved international fame as “Herman’s Hermits”, lead singer of the legendary 1960's pop band Herman’s Hermits.
On a night that Jordan Starr not only moved into fourth place all-time in career assists but also scored his 1,000th career point, The Master's University men's basketball team beat the Bethesda Flames 106-86 in a non-conference game at The MacArthur Center.
Travis Preston, California Institute of the Arts School of Theater dean and CalArts Center for New Performance executive artistic director, has been named to the Artistic Committee of the Wuzhen Theatre Festival.
Business's that pay taxes may be eligible to direct a large portion of their Use Tax back to Santa Clarita’s general fund for public safety, parks, libraries, infrastructure and other city services and receive a cash rebate on a portion of the Use Tax remitted to the city.
Three adult suspects were arrested Tuesday night on suspicion of possession of fentanyl with intent to sell the opioid after two other adults overdosed on the drug at Bouquet Canyon Park in Saugus, according to law enforcement officials.
Officials with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Homicide Bureau are investigating a body found at Northbridge Park in Valencia, which was found in the middle of the basketball courts there Wednesday morning.
iLEAD California Schools announced the appointment of its new CEO Amanda Fischer, who has contributed to the development of the organization and partner schools since 2018, when she joined as Executive Director of iLEAD California.