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The history keepers – Chino Champion

January 20, 2018 7:16:42 am | 0 Comments

That word “history” will probably cost me more than half the youthful readership I may have had, but will be appreciated by those who have been around long enough to remember the past, and what it tells us about today. How about if I reprint a Champion article that tells how the Chino High boys…

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4 men, 4 women nabbed in prostitution sting on Pomona's infamous 'Holt Corridor' –

January 20, 2018 6:49:20 am | 0 Comments

Share this article: Pomona Police Department. Photo by John Schreiber. Four men and four women were in custody Saturday following a prostitution sting in Pomona. The Pomona Police Department, with the assistance of the Claremont Police Department, set up the Friday night VICE operation in Pomona’s infamous “Holt Corridor,” which is often frequented by sex…

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Pasadena Police Officer Closes In On Guinness World Record for “Youngest Fulltime Police Officer to Complete 100 … – Pasadena Now

January 20, 2018 5:10:14 am | 0 Comments

[embedded content] Pasadena Police Officer Donald Sevesind will run side-by-side with fellow runners in the full 13 mile-long Pasadena Half Marathon on Sunday not in aerodynamic athletic gear, but in his police cover, full uniform, Sam Browne belt with all of his the police equipment, vest, and work boots. To date, Officer Sevesind has completed…

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Boys Basketball: Pasadena Still Top Dog for Now; Bulldogs Dominate Muir, 81-62, Behind 21 Points, 12 Assists from … – Pasadena Now

January 20, 2018 4:53:00 am | 0 Comments

[embedded content] There was everything you could hope for at Maranatha around 8 p.m. on Friday night when Pacific League titans Pasadena and Muir met up for the first of two games this season. Muir entered with a one-game lead, and were on an 8-game winning streak before tip off. But on Friday, it was…

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Incoming Tournament of Roses President Announces 2019′s Rose Parade Theme – Pasadena Now

January 20, 2018 4:50:00 am | 0 Comments

The bloom has not yet worn off the grand spectacle that was the 2018 Tournament of Roses Parade on New Year’s Day, but the organization is already looking ahead and has announced next year’s parade theme —”The Melody of Life.” Incoming 2018-2019 Tournament of Roses President Gerald Freeny announced “The Melody of Life” as the…

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Pasadena boys basketball at its best in win over Muir – The Whittier Daily News

January 19, 2018 10:24:44 pm | 0 Comments

PASADENA — Sometimes it takes playing the neighborhood rival to bring the best out in a team. Looking the part of a team that was projected early in the basketball season to be a contender for an Open Division spot, Pasadena easily dispatched Muir 81-62 on Friday night at Maranatha High. With the victory, Pasadena…

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Recap: Jeremy Nila leads Cal boys basketball to win over Whittier – The Whittier Daily News

January 19, 2018 10:24:29 pm | 0 Comments

Every game this season, the California High basketball team has had a different player step up for it. Against visiting Whittier, junior guard Jeremy Nila was the one who led the first-place Condors (10-10, 4-0) to victory. Nila scored a game-high 19 points and added eight rebounds to help Cal defeat the Cardinals 56-49 on…

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Hofman sews up 700 as La Cañada boys' basketball torches South Pas – Los Angeles Times

January 19, 2018 9:15:00 pm | 0 Comments

LA CAÑADA — This season’s La Cañada High boys’ basketball team had a unique opportunity to usher their coach Tom Hofman further into the upper echelons of his profession. A win versus rival South Pasadena would give Hofman his 700th win in his 32nd year at the helm of the Spartans. The Spartans were primed…

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Los Osos girls soccer team turns back Baseline League foe Chino Hills 4-2 – San Bernardino County Sun

January 19, 2018 9:11:35 pm | 0 Comments

Los Osos’ Skylar Medel, left and Kala McDaniel celebrate a goal against Chino Hills in the first half the Baseline League game Friday in Chino Hills, CA. January 19, 2018. (TERRY PIERSON,THE PRESS-ENTERPRISE/SCNG) Chino Hill’s keeper Leila Peregrina is unable to stop the goal by Los Osos’ Mikaela Enriquez in the first half during the…

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Construction to begin on a $1.9 billion widening of the I-405 freeway … – Long Beach Press Telegram

January 19, 2018 8:23:46 pm | 0 Comments

A decade of planning for an ambitious widening of the I-405 freeway will soon give way to construction – kicking off five years of roadwork that transportation officials say will ease gridlock, ultimately, on one of the busiest routes in the nation. “That corridor is one of the most heavily congested corridors in the nation,” said Ryan…

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