December 20th Meeting
Our December 20th meeting kicked off with some announcements, a neat look back to a 1970 News Enterprise newspaper, an update on the holiday cheer that our Interact Club from Los Al High passed out to nearly 40 families and 20 individuals, totaling almost $50,000, and a big congratulations to Sheila Dudley who has has been promoted to a regional position with Westmont Living.
Student of the Month: Brock Hurt
We announce that our December Rotary Student of the Month: Brock Hurt!
Brock is a senior in the Los Alamitos High School engineering program. He along with 160+ other students have a engineering focused academic program the prepares them to pursue an engineering degree in college.
His teacher, Mr. Valenzuela says, “Brock is one of my engineering students that has endured studying all three levels of engineering at the high school and performs exceptionally well in his academic studies. He is dedicated to continuing his learning, and is always ready to learn and improve his engineering skillset. Brock displays great qualities of a learner and continues to work hard to purse his academic goals.”
Brock is focused on mechanical engineering as he enjoys seeing a project start with an idea or concept and become something in the real world.
We are very pleased to honor Brock for his effort and leadership with a $200 gift
Update on the Cypress Square Project
Jon Peat updated us on the 13.3 acre Cypress Square project currently under way in front of the Los Alamitos Race Track top the west of Costco.
He was able to confirm that Trader Joe’s and Black Dot Coffee will be opening in the first half of 2023 and a Hilton Homewood Suites is slated to be built within the site.
There will be 20,000 square feet of retail space that is scheduled to open started in March of 2023