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  • Civil War re-enactors visit history classes in Rowland Heights
    published on Sat, 28 Mar 2015 06:44:47 GMT
    ROWLAND HEIGHTS>>The Civil War took a new face and form Friday when history buffs brought the pivotal point in American history to life for students at Alvarado Middle School in Rowland Heights. Dressed in their federal blues and confederate grays, the Civil War fans took eighth-graders back in time to the battle between the states....
  • A gang injuction may have saved one of the most deadly areas of the San Gabriel Valley
    published on Fri, 27 Mar 2015 21:44:49 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....
  • Campus in Northeast Los Angeles Named a Model Continuation High School
    published on Fri, 20 Mar 2015 04:19:24 GMT
    Ten campuses in Los Angeles County were named today as Model Continuation High Schools by the state Department of Education. Allan F. Daily High School in Glendale, Arrow High School and Sierra High School in Glendora, Century High School in Alhambra, Del Mar High School in San Gabriel, Frontier High School in Whittier, Newmark High School in Los Angeles, North Park High School in Baldwin Park, San Antonio High School in Claremont, and Valley Alternative School in Hacienda Heights were among 29 ...
  • Los Altos High students write goodbye letters as part of Every 15 Minutes program
    published on Mon, 16 Mar 2015 02:41:07 GMT
    Police and fire agencies stage a auto accident in front of Los Altos High School for the Every 15 Minutes event in Hacienda Heights on March 12, 2015. Los Altos High students learned this the hard way, when they were asked to write goodbye letters to their parents as part of the Every 15 Minute event on Friday....
  • Zen Report: The difficult life of some FOBs in the San Gabriel Valley
    published on Sat, 14 Mar 2015 06:39:42 GMT
    Children in Chinese families sit a whole lot, so it's a good thing we're genetically programmed to be skinny. A typical week might look like this: 30 hours in school, nine in an after-school program, three in Chinese school and at least two practicing the piano....
  • Deputies Search For Burglary Suspect In Hacienda Heights
    published on Mon, 09 Mar 2015 19:24:38 GMT
    CBS2 / KCAL9 CBS2/KCAL9 is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. CBS Studio City Broadcast Center 4200 Radford Avenue Studio City, CA [...] KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO is Southern California's only all-news radio station and the most credible local source for news coverage....
  • Deputies catch 2 burglary suspects, still searching for third suspect in Hacienda Heights
    published on Mon, 09 Mar 2015 19:24:06 GMT
    Orange Grove Middle School is in lockdown Monday while deputies continue searching for a third man suspected of breaking into a gentleman's club Monday. Deputies caught two of the suspects and recovered a safe stolen from the business, according to Sgt....
  • Alt-Latin Songstress De'Anza Heated Up KGB Gallery in Chinatown
    published on Mon, 09 Mar 2015 11:13:14 GMT
    De'Anza KGB Gallery Saturday, March 7, 2015 "Who here doesn't speak Spanish?" asks De'Anza Paredes about halfway through her six-song set at the release party for her debut EP, Despertar . Scattered hands are tentatively raised - most hover around chest height, as if hoping she won't catch them....
  • Teacher Charged with Lewd Acts with Student
    published on Thu, 05 Mar 2015 01:12:26 GMT
    A teacher was charged March 2, 2015 after he was accused of having a sexual relationship with a student last year, the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office announced. David Park of Chino Hills was charged with three felony counts of lewd act upon a child in case KA109090....
  • NU Wins Second-Straight Hurricane Invitational Championship
    published on Wed, 04 Mar 2015 22:21:12 GMT
    On a difficult day for scoring at the Hurricane Invitational at The Biltmore Golf Course, Northwestern showed its resilience in battling through a tough start to Wednesday's final round and earning its second-straight team championship at the tournament. The Wildcats carded a 13-over 297 in the final round to hold off the host Hurricanes by six strokes, winning the tournament with a final total of 7-over 859 ....
  • Maternity tourism websites target pregnant Chinese women
    published on Wed, 04 Mar 2015 03:21:27 GMT
    This is a screenshot from a federal Department of Homeland Security Investigations search warrant affidavit into an alleged Chinese birthing house fraud scheme in Irvine. The screenshots are taken from advertisements of services provided by YY USA Maternity Center or "You Win USA Vacation Resort," operated by Chao Chen, Jie Zhu and Dong Li....
  • Northwestern Builds 13-Stroke Lead at Hurricane Invitational
    published on Tue, 03 Mar 2015 23:35:56 GMT
    Freshman Hannah Kim has a two-stroke lead and four Wildcats are among the top nine in the individual standings after two rounds at the Hurricane Invitational, giving Northwestern a whopping 13-stroke lead over the 16-team field. Showcasing the depth of this program, Northwestern's two players who held the individual lead after 18 holes both carded over-par rounds Tuesday, but the two Wildcats who got off to slow starts in the first round were at or below par in the second to give NU another stro...
  • With Three 'Cats Atop Standings, NU Leads Hurricane Invite
    published on Mon, 02 Mar 2015 21:39:06 GMT
    With the top three individuals in the standings after the first round of play Monday at the 2015 Hurricane Invitational all wearing Northwestern purple, the Wildcats have jumped out to an early lead on the 16-team field at The Biltmore Golf Course. Senior Hana Lee and junior Kaitlin Park share the 18-hole lead after matching 3-under 68s in Monday's opening round while freshman Hannah Kim is in a third-place tie one shot back after carding a 2-under 69. The defending champion Northwestern squad a...
  • Defending Champion Wildcats Return to Hurricane Invitational
    published on Sun, 01 Mar 2015 16:48:39 GMT
    Northwestern returns to Miami's Hurricane Invitational March 2-4 at The Biltmore Golf Course in Coral Gables, Fla., as the defending champion after a romp through the field there one year ago. Currently ranked seventh in the nation according to Golfstat.com, NU returns to the event where three current Wildcats placed in the top 15 to aid in a team victory....
  • Los Altos H.S. Teacher Accused Of Having Sexual Relationship With Student, 15
    published on Thu, 26 Feb 2015 02:45:39 GMT
    CBS2 / KCAL9 CBS2/KCAL9 is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. CBS Studio City Broadcast Center 4200 Radford Avenue Studio City, CA [...] KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO is Southern California's only all-news radio station and the most credible local source for news coverage....
  • Los Altos teacher accused of having sex with 15-year-old student
    published on Tue, 24 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT
    HACIENDA HEIGHTS >> Deputies arrested a Los Altos High School biology and chemistry teacher Monday night for allegedly having sex with a 15-year-old student on campus after school hours and at his Chino Hills home. David Park, 37, was booked on suspicion of oral copulation, lewd acts with a child 15 years old and sexual battery....
  • Los Altos Teacher Accused Of Having Affair With 15-Year-Old Student
    published on Wed, 25 Feb 2015 00:05:20 GMT
    CBS2 / KCAL9 CBS2/KCAL9 is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. CBS Studio City Broadcast Center 4200 Radford Avenue Studio City, CA [] KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO is Southern California's only all-news radio station and the most credible local source for news coverage....