Local Blogs

Inside East Side
Inside East Side

By Martin Lamarque

E-mail Martin Lamarque

About this blog: I have lived in Belle Haven since 1997, and work as an interpreter in the emergency department of a county hospital. My main interest is to help improve society by way of giving families the support and information they need to ra...  (More)

Sort by: Most Recent | Most Popular

The neuroscience of crime, and its local applications
Jan 23, 2014 9:26 pm
Comments: 3 | Views: 2,089

Scientific research has provided us with a list of factors in a child's upbringing that pretty much predict life outcomes, with scary accuracy. Unfortunately, in... More
Waking up to the sound of gunfire
Jan 1, 2014 1:03 am
Comments: 2 | Views: 1,910

The other day I was awakened by the sound of gunshots, at five-twenty in the morning.
Half asleep, I think I nonetheless guessed right. Five shots, north-east from... More
Think Willow’s Traffic is Mayhem? Remember Menlo Gateway
Dec 12, 2013 9:26 pm
Comments: 4 | Views: 4,436

Actually, make that Willow Rd, Marsh Rd and University Ave too; the 3 arteries leading to the Dumbarton Bridge.
Next time you hear the Bohannons promoting the virtues... More
Are you raising racist kids without even knowing it?
Nov 27, 2013 10:24 pm
Comments: 4 | Views: 3,577

In our home, the conversation about the important issue of racism started early in my kids' lives.
Talking to my children about the shameful act of degrading others... More
Where to find the best deals on Black Friday
Nov 18, 2013 9:55 pm
Comments: 0 | Views: 7,058

My editor was very clear about what I could not write about in my blog. And promoting products and businesses was one of them. But given that we are approaching... More
<< < 1 2 3 4 5 > >>
Page 3 of 5

ARCHIVES

On Tour at Selective Schools: Chapman, La Verne, Redlands, Whittier
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 1 comment | 1,845 views

The dress code
By Jessica T | 16 comments | 1,699 views

. . . People will never forget how you made them feel.
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 1,094 views

Anglo Menlo Park
By Paul Bendix | 0 comments | 622 views

Council election, and then some.
By Stuart Soffer | 4 comments | 422 views