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  • Hacienda La Puente School District Commemorates Genocide Centennial
    published on Wed, 15 Apr 2015 03:36:05 GMT
    HACIENDA LA PUENTE SCHOOL DISTRICT COMMEMORATES GENOCIDE CENTENNIAL Monday, April 13th, 2015 The Hacienda La Puente School District Board of Education with Armenian-American community leaders after passing a resolution commemorating the centennial anniversary of the Armenian Genocide INDUSTRY, Calif.--Members of the Hacienda La Puente Unified School District's Board of Education on April 9 unanimously adopted a resolution commemorating the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide....
  • 2 men killed in La Puente crash identified
    published on Mon, 06 Apr 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    While initial reports said the crash was due to street racing, CHP officials say there is no evidence pointing to that cause. A coroner's spokesman on Monday identified two men killed in a solo-car crash in La Puente early Sunday....
  • 2 men killed in La Puente crash identified
    published on Sun, 05 Apr 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    While initial reports said the crash was due to street racing, CHP officials say there is no evidence pointing to that cause. A coroner's spokesman on Monday identified two men killed in a solo-car crash in La Puente early Sunday....
  • Head coach Scott Morrison leaves La Puente football for Corona Santiago
    published on Wed, 01 Apr 2015 04:43:41 GMT
    Scott Morrison, who previously had head coaching jobs at Damien and Workman, has resigned as La Puente High School football coach to become the new head coach at Corona Santiago. Morrison announced his decision to La Puente late last week and will play a key role in finding his replacement as he remains on staff as athletic director through the end of the school year....
  • A gang injuction may have saved one of the most deadly areas of the San Gabriel Valley
    published on Fri, 27 Mar 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    Nathan Torres, 5, of La Puente, practices soccer at La Puente City Park on Tuesday, March 17, 2015. The park was a regular gathering spot for gangs prior to a 2011 gang injunction on La Puente 13 and Basset Grande gangs....
  • Avocado Heights family seeks Shih Tzu puppy stolen in home burglary
    published on Sun, 29 Mar 2015 02:47:05 GMT
    Bandit is pictured here being held by Mariah Rangel, 7. AVOCADO HEIGHTS >> After a burglary this week at their home, there's just one stolen item an Avocado Heights family is desperate to have returned: their 7-year-old daughter's teacup Shih Tzu puppy. The 12-week-old male puppy, coincidentally named Bandit, was stolen Thursday during a break-in at the Rangel family's home in the 600 block of Reburn Avenue, in the unincorporated county area of Avocado Heights near La Puente, homeowner Roman Ran...
  • FOOTBALL: Santiago High introduces new coach
    published on Sat, 28 Mar 2015 01:12:06 GMT
    When Corona Santiago athletic director Steve Mitchell met with the football team before spring practice on Thursday evening, he told the players the program was not broken, just moving on after six-year coach Jeff Steinberg stepped down this month. "This is something we'll build on as we go forward," Mitchell told the dozens of players sitting in the bleachers....
  • L.A. County Supervisor Hilda Solis joins Principal for the Day program
    published on Wed, 25 Mar 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda Solis shakes hands with scholarship recipient Kristine Aguilar, 18, a Wilson High senior, during the Principal for a Day Scholarship luncheon at the Industry Hills Expo Center Pavilion in Industry, Calif. March 25, 2015....
  • L.A. County Supervisor Hilda Solis joins Princpal for the Day program
    published on Thu, 26 Mar 2015 02:31:24 GMT
    Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda Solis shakes hands with scholarship recipient Kristine Aguilar, 18, a Wilson High senior, during the Principal for a Day Scholarship luncheon at the Industry Hills Expo Center Pavilion in Industry, Calif. March 25, 2015....
  • Baldwin Park Unified facing senior program cuts
    published on Thu, 26 Mar 2015 02:20:43 GMT
    The 81-year-old Covina resident, diagnosed with fibromyalgia and diabetes, was in constant pain 15 years ago when she was told she had to change her lifestyle. “My doctor asked me, 'do you have access to a pool?'” said Palminteri, who immediately signed up for the water aerobics class at Baldwin Park Adult and Community Education....