Desert Sun

Dwight Kealy gives desert glimpse into his worldview

Kealy’s professional background is rooted in insurance services and law, and his resume shows that he was born in Long Beach and attended high school in Ecuador before completing degrees from Westmont College and Yale Divinity School. He served in the Marines as an intelligence officer and Arabic and Spanish linguist, and said he was stationed at Camp Pendleton on Sept. 11, 2001. He’d already been planning to leave, he said, but helped coordinate operations in Afghanistan, and stayed in the reserves until 2006. more

Attorney Dwight Kealy to challenge incumbent Raul Ruiz

Kealy’s resume shows that he was born in Long Beach and graduated from Alliance Academy International, a private Christian school in Ecuador, before completing degrees from Westmont College and Yale Divinity School. more

Swim team headed to Santa Barbara

The Cathedral City High School swimming team is headed off again on its annual bonding trip to exotic locales across the country. Twenty-one members of the team will take the four-hour van ride up to Santa Barbara, where they will visit the University of California at Santa Barbara and Westmont College, from which, incidentally, coach Brad Fleener is an alumnus. more