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Local excels as a Marine
Matthew Warren Nutt, CHS class of 2012, graduated from Marine Recruit Depot, San Diego and, most recently, the School of Infantry from Camp Pendleton. Mr. Nutt is currently stationed at Camp Pendleton in the 2nd Battalion, 5th Marine Regimen. He is currently a team leader for his squad.
Mr. Nutt is the son of Michael and Karen Nutt and has 2 sisters, Michelle Nutt, CHS class of 2010, and Heather Joyce-Myrick of Rancho Cucamonga.
Donations welcome at April 19 Red Cross blood drive
Community residents are invited to take part in an American Red Cross-sanctioned blood drive on Friday, April 19 between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. in Decker Hall at Pilgrim Place, 721 Harrison Ave.
Potential donors may call Ruth Auld at 625-7228 to schedule an appointment to give the “gift of life,” or call 1-800-733-2767 or go online to redcrossblood.org.
Sue Schenk given distinction by Congresswoman Chu
Claremont resident Susan Schenk was recently honored by Congresswoman Judy Chu as one of the 27th Congressional District’s outstanding women of distinction at a special ceremony last weekend. Ms. Schenk was among 15 women honored. A profile on Ms. Schenk will be included in a future edition of the COURIER.
CGU to review master plan
Claremont Graduate University will hold a second community meeting on Monday, April 15 to address the university’s proposed 20-year master plan. Everyone interested in learning about or commenting on the plan is invited to attend. The meeting will take place at 6:30 p.m. in the multi-purpose room at the Robert E. Tranquada Student Services Center, 757 College Way. Refer to the Friday, April 5 edition of the COURIER for more information.