Thoughts from the Publisher

I offer a big Happy Mother’s Day wish to all of you grandmothers, mothers, mothers-to-be, step-mothers or those who have been “like a mother” to someone in need of mothering. In doing a bit of research about Mother’s Day, I ran across the website mothersdaycentral.com. There I learned many things about the history of the…

Rancho hosting its third tea event for mothers, families

The Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum (DRAM), 18127 S. Alameda St. in Rancho Dominguez, will host its Third Annual Mother’s Day Tea on Saturday, May 8 from 11am to 1 pm. Attendees can stroll through the rose garden, listen to guitar music and enjoy the story of the Dominguez family as told through music and dance…

Rancho’s free garden tours coinciding with Mom’s Day

Sons and daughters are invited to treat Mom to a docent-led tour of the historic gardens at Rancho Los Cerritos for Mother’s Day, to enjoy colorful and fragrant spring blooms such as Star of Madeira and flowering fruit trees while exploring the gardens’ many layers of history and their wide variety of plant materials. First…