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  • Cal Poly Pomona: Pumpkins, bugs and charity run fill Saturday
    published on Sat, 18 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    An Australian Leaf insect crawls on the shoulder of Jacob Troncoso, 4, of Lakewood on Saturday at the Insect Fair at the Bronco Student Center at Cal Poly Pomona. Tens of thousands descended Saturday on Cal Poly Pomona, where three events drew attendees from across the San Gabriel and Pomona valleys....
  • Pumpkins, bugs, charity three events at Cal Poly Pomona
    published on Sun, 19 Oct 2014 03:36:51 GMT
    Tens of thousands descended Saturday on Cal Poly Pomona, where three events drew attendees from across the San Gabriel and Pomona valleys. The Myers family wanted something positive to come out of their tragedy....
  • La Verne Writers Group holding first author day Sunday
    published on Sat, 18 Oct 2014 04:32:08 GMT
    LA VERNE >> “We all have something to say and come from different backgrounds, so we create more diverse offerings,” said Toni Eastwood about the women and men in the La Verne Writers Group. The group founded by Eastwood will present its first Meet Your Local Authors Day from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday in the La Verne Community Center in the La Verne Civic Center....
  • Arraignment postponed for CHS cafeteria worker; bail remains unpaid
    published on Sat, 18 Oct 2014 04:23:24 GMT
    The arraignment scheduled for Vanessa Antonia Tinoco, the Claremont High School cafeteria worker charged with having sexual relations with a 16-year-old student, has been postponed until Monday, November 3. The 33-year-old Pomona resident was arrested last week after someone who had become concerned about the interactions between Ms. Tinoco and the male student alerted school authorities....
  • KTGY-designed High-End, Mixed-use Student Housing Community Opens at WesternU
    published on Fri, 17 Oct 2014 14:36:45 GMT
    Public/Private Partnership between Hanover Pacific, Western University of Health Sciences, Provident Resources Group & City of Pomona Adds 305 Beds for Graduate Students PRLog - Oct. 17, 2014 - IRVINE, Calif. -- IRVINE, CALIF....
  • Western University physician playing part in effort to battle Ebola in Africa
    published on Fri, 17 Oct 2014 06:43:54 GMT
    Dr. Maryam Othman, director, Division of Global and Community Health, in her office at Western University of Health Sciences in Pomona on Tuesday. Othman is part of a team that has developed an Ebola training module to help the average person deal with the potentially deadly virus....
  • Texas Motorplex welcomes back NHRA Division 4 Summit Series Finals
    published on Thu, 16 Oct 2014 15:18:00 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....
  • Pomona native Nmon Ford enjoys hitting the high notes for audiences
    published on Thu, 16 Oct 2014 01:35:36 GMT
    Nmon Ford, a classical and operatic baritone singer from Pomona, Ca., Monday, October 14, 2014. South Hills Presbyterian Church in Pomona served as the nurturing incubator for Nmon Ford's talents, personal development and life philosophy....
  • Weezer signs latest album in Claremont
    published on Wed, 15 Oct 2014 20:24:24 GMT
    It was a big-old love fest when the popular alternative rock band Weezer showed up at Rhino Records to sign copies of their new album, Everything Will Be Alright in the End. The main event at the popular Claremont music emporium was a table where lead singer and guitarist Rivers Cuomo was stationed, armed with a Sharpie and bookended by bassist Scott Shriner and guitarist Brian Bell....
  • WesternU Professor Among First DOs to Serve on ACGME Board
    published on Wed, 15 Oct 2014 01:26:40 GMT
    Pomona, California October 14, 2014 Another milestone has been reached as the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education , the American Osteopathic Association , and the American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine work toward a single accreditation system for graduate medical education programs in the U.S. For the first time, four doctors of osteopathic medicine will serve on the ACGME Board of Directors, including a Western University of Health Sciences professor. "These ...
  • Temple Beth Israel in Pomona, Claremont-based non-profit partner to establish urban farm
    published on Sat, 11 Oct 2014 03:08:20 GMT
    POMONA>> Before long, a large section of grass covered land on the grounds of Temple Beth Israel will begin growing healthy, organic vegetables. Temple Beth Israel in Pomona and the Claremont-based non-profit Uncommon Good have partnered to turn close to 10,000 square feet of the house of worship's land into an urban farm that will help generate fresh food for low income families....
  • Trying to provide some answers to Dodgers, Angels questions
    published on Sat, 11 Oct 2014 01:05:00 GMT
    So there won't be a Freeway Series after all. Not that there was much of a chance in the first place, just another dream....
  • Pomona comes together to build a garden at Harrison school
    published on Sat, 04 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    Osvaldo Cabello, 11, a sixth grader at Harrison Elementary School, was among the volunteers who helped create a new community garden at Harrison Elementary on Oct. 4, 2014. POMONA>>Osvaldo Cabello dropped seeds in the neat rows of a freshly created raise vegetable bed at Harrison Elementary School recently....
  • Time to change US perception of China
    published on Fri, 03 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    Zhang Xuming's goal as president of the China Enterprises Council is to help Chinese businesses export their reputation for social responsibility to the US as well as their products, services and technology. The CEC serves more than 100 Chinese companies including state-owned enterprises, government representative offices, and private enterprises....
  • Claremont High School worker suspected of having sex with student
    published on Thu, 09 Oct 2014 04:27:50 GMT
    On Wednesday, the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office charged Vanessa Antonia Tinoco, 33, of Pomona with one count of unlawful sexual intercourse and one count of oral copulation with a person under 18, according to the DA's Office. Claremont police arrested Tinoco on campus Monday afternoon after someone alerted them to the alleged relationship with a 16-year-old boy, police said in a statement....
  • Female cafeteria worker arrested for sex crimes against CHS student
    published on Thu, 09 Oct 2014 02:59:18 GMT
    A Claremont High School cafeteria worker has been arrested and charged with having sexual relations with a 16-year-old student. Claremont police arrived at Claremont High School on Monday around 3:45 p.m. and arrested Vanessa Antonia Tinoco after someone who had become concerned about the interactions between the 33-year-old cafeteria worker and a 16-year-old male student....
  • Thousands of high school students turn out for So Cal College Fair at Fairplex in Pomona
    published on Tue, 07 Oct 2014 22:34:23 GMT
    POMONA >> About 2,500 students from more than 40 high schools representing 15 school districts took part in the So Cal College Fair at Fairplex Tuesday. Students from as far west as the Basset Unified School District and as far east as the Chaffey Joint Union High School District attended the event where they were able to meet representatives from at least 70 colleges, universities and trade schools from across California and outside the state, according to the So Cal College Fair website....
  • For Ray Bradbury fans, overlapping events this way come
    published on Tue, 07 Oct 2014 22:34:00 GMT
    Sunday will be a gala day for fans of Ray Bradbury, as events to honor the writer who died in 2012 will take place in both Claremont and Pomona. Alas, the events are occurring in two separate places at almost the same time, meaning fans have to choose which one to attend....
  • Chapman has won 4 straight Homecoming games
    published on Tue, 07 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    Winning homecoming is one of the primary goals that Chapman sets for the season. Fortunately for the Panthers, they've won four straight homecoming games....
  • Hundreds pay respects to fallen Covina officer from Fontana
    published on Tue, 07 Oct 2014 05:39:39 GMT
    The line for fallen Covina Police Officer Jordan Corder's viewing at Custer Christiansen in Covina stretched down the block as officers from neighboring departments, local officials, those who knew Corder well and those who only heard his deeds gathered to pay their respects Monday night. Corder, 28, of Fontana, died while on duty Sept....