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first_imgThe Piano Concert takes place at 7 p.m. Oct. 13 at the college’s Burnight Theatre, Room BC-51, and will feature guest artist Sergey Martinchuk. Cost for the piano concert is $10 per person or $5 for students and senior citizens. For information, call (562)467-5058. Sign-ups offered for Head Start MONTEBELLO – The Montebello Unified School District is seeking to enroll children, ages 3 and 4, to participate in its Head Start program at 5745 Rickenbacker Road in Los Angeles. Head Start programs are designed to nurture and prepare children for success in school, as well as provide resources for families. Eligibility may also be extended to a limited number of families whose incomes exceed the federal poverty standards. Applications will be accepted until all enrollment slots are filled. Full-day programs are available at some facilities. For information, call (323)887-7961. If you have an event or notice deserving attention, write us! Send your notice to Tracy Garcia, education reporter, at 7612 Greenleaf Ave., Whittier, CA 90602. You may call the office at (562) 698-0955, Ext. 3051, or send e-mail to tracy.garcia@sgvn.com160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set! WHITTIER – The American Legion Whittier Post 51 is seeking high school students to participate in its annual National High School Oratorical Scholarship Program. The program consists of an oratorical contest that takes place in January. The contest is open to high school students in public, parochial, private and state-accredited home schools. Interested students should contact their high school counselor or call Gil Soto at (562) 692-9783 or College music performances set NORWALK – The Cerritos College music department’s season of performances featuring its jazz band, orchestra and chorus begin this week at various locations on campus, 11110 Alondra Blvd. The first Band Exchange Concert takes place at 7 p.m. today in the student center. Admission is free. The Jazz Exchange concert is also free of charge and takes place at 7 p.m. Oct. 3 in the student center. The Orchestra Exchange Concert takes place at 7 p.m. Oct. 5 in the student Center. Admission is free. last_img read more

CTM launches prospectus for IPO

first_imgSource = e-Travel Blackboard: C.F Corporate Travel Management (CTM) has announced its intention to become a listed company on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX). CTM has also lodged a prospectus with the Australian Securities and Investment Commission (ASIC) for the initial public offering of its shares to raise $21.7 million. The company revealed that 21.78 million shares are being offered under the prospectus of which 20.98 million shares will be offered to new investors at $1.00 per share, while a maximum of 800 000 shares will be issued to eligible employees under the Employee Priority Offer at 90 cents per share. CTM Chairman Tony Bellas said, “The CTM IPO comes at an opportune time for new investors given the recovery being experienced in the corporate travel spend post GFC. Mr Bellas believes CTM Founder, Major Shareholder and Managing Director Jamie Pherous and the management team are committed to CTM’s ultimate success. “This commitment is demonstrated by the fact that Jamie Pherous is not selling any CTM shares,” he said.  last_img read more