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Senior Monique Lonergan (far left) in "The Crucible." (Photo used by permission of Lonergan)

Q&A: Senior gets lead role in bewitching ‘Crucible’

Senior Monique Lonergan has been performing for eight years and has appeared in productions such as “The tempest,” “Anything Goes,” “The Fantasticks” and “The Donner Party.” She is playing the role of Mary Warren in the Sacramento Theatre Company’s production of “The Crucible” by Arthur Miller. The play opened on Sept. 26, and can still be seen on Saturday, Oct. 20, at 8 p.m. and Sunday, Oct. 21, at 2 p.m. at the Sacramento Theatre Company (1419 H St.)....

Late firefighter alumnus ‘defied the traditional notions of SCDS success’

The 2018 fire season has already claimed 68 firefighters’ lives as of Sept. 10, according to the U.S. Fire Administration. Sixteen years ago, alumnus Craig LaBare, ’84, was among the firefighters killed in the 15,000-acre Cannon fire in Walker, California; while dropping the flame retardant, his crew’s C-130A air tanker crashed due to the model’s faulty wing structure. LaBare was 36....