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  • Southern California Shakespeare Festival presents a Macbetha at Cal Poly Pomona
    published on Tue, 01 Sep 2015 20:25:51 GMT
    When: 8 p.m. Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays, Sept. 5-Oct. 4; 7 p.m. Sept. 10 and 11 at The School of Arts and Enterprise; 8 p.m. Sept....
  • Firebird Raceway hosts 2015 NHRA Northwest Division Summit Series Finals
    published on Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:37:00 GMT
    Meet the Stars of the NHRA Mello Yello Series Read full bios on all the series regulars, including major accomplishments, best runs, hobbies, and more, plus team and driver Twitter account info on the social media page. NitroMall is your one-stop spot for official NHRA merchandise, products from some of the teams of the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series, and more....
  • A Drunken Fan Plunges to His Death at a Baseball Game. So Why...
    published on Mon, 31 Aug 2015 20:38:35 GMT
    August 29th, 2015 . A drunken fan plunges to his death at an Atlanta Braves game ....
  • Skrillex, Deadmau5 Headline Hard Day of the Dead Fest
    published on Sat, 29 Aug 2015 16:01:00 GMT
    Skrillex , Deadmau5 , Flying Lotus , Future , A$AP Ferg, Hot Chip and Glass Animals are among the artists that will perform at this year's Hard Day of the Dead festival , which returns to Pomona, California's Fairplex on October 31st and November 1st. Method Man & Redman, Gesaffelstein, Armand Van Helden, Juicy J, Ryan Hemsworth and many more will head to the Halloween weekend fest that also celebrates the annual Mexican holiday Dia de los Muertos....
  • Mt. SAC election forum reflects lawsuits, anti-growth stand of Walnut residents
    published on Sat, 29 Aug 2015 03:47:29 GMT
    WALNUT >> Candidates for Mount San Antonio College board of trustees on Friday debated pressing issues swirling around the 420-acre campus, including litigation halting construction of a five-story parking garage and possibly building satellite campuses that would funnel students into classrooms in La Puente, Hacienda Heights and Pomona. Building a second campus outside the crowded Walnut campus was supported by three challengers but not by the two incumbents, who viewed the idea as unnecessary ...
  • L.A. Rave Canceled Following Suspected Drug Deaths
    published on Fri, 28 Aug 2015 04:45:17 GMT
    UPDATE at 8:23 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015: See a response from Hard, which praised the speed of this compromise, below. Organizers of raves at the county-run Fairplex in Pomona have canceled an upcoming event in the wake of two teenagers' deaths at their Hard Summer festival at the same venue in August....
  • KGI School of Pharmacy's 2nd Annual White Coat Ceremony a Success
    published on Fri, 28 Aug 2015 03:15:57 GMT
    Seventy-seven students received their White Coats at a formal ceremony recognizing them as members of the 2nd class of the KGI School of Pharmacy and as members of the pharmacy profession on Saturday, August 22. This is the White Coat Ceremony and the reason we do this is because the day you walk into pharmacy school you have become a professional. Seventy-seven students received their White Coats at a formal ceremony recognizing them as members of the 2nd class of the KGI School of Pharmacy and...
  • Charges dropped after student refuses to testify against teacher
    published on Thu, 27 Aug 2015 23:38:44 GMT
    After more than a year in limbo, Claremont High School jazz band instructor Rick Melanson returned to campus on Wednesday after charges he had inappropriate relations with a student were dismissed on July 15, 2015. The case against the teacher was scheduled to go to trial, but was dismissed after the prosecutor revealed in court that the alleged victim did not want to testify....
  • Book about Ray Bradbury has fantastic flub about Pomona
    published on Thu, 27 Aug 2015 23:06:25 GMT
    Even though he died in 2012, it remains a habit of mine in bookstores to see if there's something new by Ray Bradbury . At the Barnes and Noble in Chino Hills recently, I was pleasantly surprised to find something: “The Last Interview,” a new book compiled by Bradbury biographer Sam Weller....
  • Rancho Cucamonga McDonalda s celebrating grand opening
    published on Wed, 26 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    Xavier Vinson and Alexis Huizar, both 18-year olds from Rancho Cucamonga and attending Cal Poly Pomona assist customers at the new McDonalds on Foothill Blvd. near the Victoria Gardens in Rancho Cucamonga Friday August 21, 2015. No golden arches here, but there are indoor shiny silver chandeliers that sparkle from the ceiling....
  • Nearly 200 people attend forum on homelessness in Pomona
    published on Wed, 26 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    Close to 200 people gathered Wednesday at a Community Forum on Homelessness at the Village Conference Center at Indian Hill. POMONA >> Ideas including establishing a centralized location where the homeless can access services and better coordination by service providers were some of the ideas that came out today at the Community Forum on Homelesseness ....
  • Rancho Cucamonga McDonalda s celebrating grand opening Thursday
    published on Thu, 27 Aug 2015 06:01:23 GMT
    Xavier Vinson and Alexis Huizar, both 18-year olds from Rancho Cucamonga and attending Cal Poly Pomona, assist customers at the new McDonalds on Foothill Boulevard near the Victoria Gardens in Rancho Cucamonga. No golden arches here, but there are indoor shiny silver chandeliers that sparkle from the ceiling....
  • Nearly 200 people attend homelessness summit today in Pomona to address issues, solutions
    published on Wed, 26 Aug 2015 22:23:26 GMT
    The Community Forum on Homelessness is taking place today at Pomona Unified School District's Village Conference Center at Indian Hill, 1460 E. Holt Ave. Participants are listening to information about various issues related to homelessness. The summit is from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., and residents are invited to attend and access the summit at Entrance 1. City Manager Linda Lowry said, at the summit, 22.3 percent of Pomona families live in poverty and 34.2 percent of families with children are on publ...
  • Homelessness summit in Pomona today addressing issues, solutions
    published on Wed, 26 Aug 2015 18:48:19 GMT
    The Community Forum on Homelessness is taking place today at Pomona Unified School District's Village Conference Center at Indian Hill, 1460 E. Holt Ave. Participants are listening to information about various issues related to homelessness. The summit is from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., and residents are invited to attend and access the summit at Entrance 1. When it comes to homelessness, “we can't arrest our way out of the situation,” Pomona Police Chief Paul Capraro said at the su...
  • This 1955 Chevrolet Gasser Will Take You Back to the Glory Days of Hot Rodding
    published on Wed, 26 Aug 2015 16:04:04 GMT
    Ever walk through a car show or a cruise night and come across a car that has such a deep crowd around it that you have to sift your way through just to catch a glimpse? It's the one that has everybody talking; one with such a wicked stance and massive attitude it looks like something the devil himself would drive. We recently came across one such car at the 2015 Grand National Roadster Show in Pomona, California, where its presence quickened the pulse of anyone within its sight line....
  • Digital Forensics and Electronic Discovery Expert Jim Vaughn Joins...
    published on Wed, 26 Aug 2015 13:13:02 GMT
    Pomona, CA, August 26, 2015 -- -- Silicon Forensics, the trusted solutions provider for digital forensics, electronic discovery and consulting services announces that Digital Forensics and Electronic Discovery expert Jim Vaughn has joined the company as a Managing Director and Head of Silicon Forensics Solutions and Professional Services. Mr. James D. Vaughn is a court-recognized expert who has given testimony in nearly 70 cases involving topics such as evidence preservation, documentation of ev...
  • San Dimas City Council appoints equestrian commissioner
    published on Wed, 26 Aug 2015 06:32:28 GMT
    SAN DIMAS >> Leslie Medlin, a Mt. San Antonio College history major, was named to the San Dimas Equestrian Commissioner on Tuesday night....
  • Claremont woman recognized for 50 years of service
    published on Fri, 21 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    RANCHO CUCAMONGA >> Arline Krieger arrived at the Goldy S. Lewis Community Center thinking she was going to lead the monthly meeting of the Pomona Valley/Inland Learning Disabilities Association , an affiliate of the statewide nonprofit support group. Instead, Thursday night's gathering was turned into a celebration....
  • Honor, Respect and Courage are held by this young man
    published on Sun, 23 Aug 2015 14:41:20 GMT
    School is back in session and that means sports is back in full swing. Follow John DiTirro as he reports for the Examiner and interviews high school athletes as they talk about their favorite sport....
  • Planned Parenthood targeted by protesters in Pomona, San Bernardino, Victorville
    published on Sun, 23 Aug 2015 01:15:31 GMT
    Sharon Bagley, left, Rose Ash and Barbara Haveman carry their signs in support of Planned Parenthood as they walk back to their cars after being crowded out, they said, by abortion opponents on the sidewalk in front of Planned Parenthood in Pomona. POMONA >> More than 100 people turned out at the Planned Parenthood office here as part of a national day of protest Saturday in response to a series of videos recently released by an anti-abortion group....