With its shady green canopy and centuries-old medicinal lore, the Chinese long ago bestowed the name "tree of heaven" on ...
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March 6, 2013
"Beautiful. Good job," encourages Ixel Olivas during an after-school contemporary dance class for fourth- and fifth-graders paid by a grant. Olivas teaches movement and P.E. at Washington Elementary.