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Pasadena Star-News
Why weekend ridership is up on Gold, Expo line trainstrains every six minutes, Hillmer said. On Oct. 2, the next Rams home game, Me
Why weekend ridership is up on Gold, Expo line trains
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 12 hours ago
trains every six minutes, Hillmer said. On Oct. 2, the next Rams home game, Metro will add 10 Silver Line buses from El Monte and the South Bay to the Coliseum, he said. One problem of success is crowded trains. Hillmer said Gold Line... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Bassett standoff suspect smashes SWAT robot, jumps in poolcriminal threats, unlawful discharge of a weapon and vandalism for damaging the
Bassett standoff suspect smashes SWAT robot, jumps in pool
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 20 hours ago
criminal threats, unlawful discharge of a weapon and vandalism for damaging the robot. He is being held at the Inmate Reception Center in Los Angeles in lieu of $50,000 bail. He’s scheduled for a Wednesday arraignment at El Monte Superio... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Area football rankings: Undefeated Arcadia holds lofty spotPrep (2-2) Skunked by La Canada Last week: 8 Next: at Big Bear, 10/8 All ga
Area football rankings: Undefeated Arcadia holds lofty spot
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 21 hours ago
Prep (2-2) Skunked by La Canada Last week: 8 Next: at Big Bear, 10/8 All games at 7 p.m., unless noted’ Marshall vs. El Monte at Pasadena San Dimas at California Bishop Amat at Notre Dame Mission Valley League Arroyo at South El... Read more
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San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Los Altos leaps to top spot in Tribune football rankingsDamien (4-1) Bounced back after Charter Oal loss with dominant win. Previous:
Los Altos leaps to top spot in Tribune football rankings
San Gabriel Valley Tribune / Posted yesterday
Damien (4-1) Bounced back after Charter Oal loss with dominant win. Previous: 6 Next: at Chino Hills, Oct. 7 7. South El Monte (5-0) Great start after only three wins a year ago. Previous: 8 Next: vs. Arroyo, Friday 8. Nogales (4-0) Best... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Man shot to death in South El MonteSOUTH EL MONTE >> A man died in a shooting along Durfee Avenue in South El Mont
Man shot to death in South El Monte
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
SOUTH EL MONTE >> A man died in a shooting along Durfee Avenue in South El Monte late Saturday, authorities said. Paramedics pronounced the victim, described only as a man, dead at the scene, she said. No further details, including a suspect... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
El Monte police plan traffic safety crackdownEL MONTE >> Police in El Monte plan to step up enforcement of traffic violation
El Monte police plan traffic safety crackdown
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
EL MONTE >> Police in El Monte plan to step up enforcement of traffic violations related to pedestrian and bicyclist safety on Tuesday, officials said. During the Bike & Pedestrian Safety Enforcement Operation, officers will pay extra attention to... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Census issues not just black and whitein Dallas, and both have continued to work as community advocates. She was bor
Census issues not just black and white
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 2 days ago
in Dallas, and both have continued to work as community advocates. She was born in Mexico and moved to Texas from El Monte, Calif., a heavily Latino enclave outside of Los Angeles. He grew up in New Orleans. When Florencia first met... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
6 stabbed at Pasadena house party; suspect arrestedcondition, the lieutenant said. A 22-year-old Claremont man was hospitalized i
6 stabbed at Pasadena house party; suspect arrested
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
condition, the lieutenant said. A 22-year-old Claremont man was hospitalized in serious condition, he said. A 22-year-old El Monte man, a 22-year-old Alhambra man and a 21-year-old San Jose man were in stable condition. Anyone with information is... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
El Monte Superintendent Files Suit After Being Placed on Administrative LeavePlease enable Javascript to watch this video Former El Monte Union High School
El Monte Superintendent Files Suit After Being Placed on Administrative Leave
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 4 days ago
Please enable Javascript to watch this video Former El Monte Union High School District Superintendent Irella Perez, who was placed on administrative leave in March, recently filed a claim for damages alleging she was targeted for standing up for... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Pomona business aims to disrupt funeral industry selling caskets onlinehis original inventory of about 1,200 caskets. He restocked and currently has a
Pomona business aims to disrupt funeral industry selling caskets online
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
his original inventory of about 1,200 caskets. He restocked and currently has an inventory of 4,000 in warehouses in El Monte and Rancho Cucamonga and plans to open a brick and mortar store in Ontario on the 600 block of N. Lemon Avenue in... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
El Monte Union High School District faces lawsuit from fired former superintendentEL MONTE>> Former El Monte Union High School Superintendent Irella Perez filed
El Monte Union High School District faces lawsuit from fired former superintendent
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
EL MONTE>> Former El Monte Union High School Superintendent Irella Perez filed a lawsuit against the district and at least one member of the Board of Education in State Superior Court Thursday seeking at least $25,000 in damages. Perez “encountered... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Mischievous Sal Tovar running wild for South El Monte footballSouth El Monte's running back Sal Tovar, who poses on Tuesday, September 20, 20
Mischievous Sal Tovar running wild for South El Monte football
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
South El Monte's running back Sal Tovar, who poses on Tuesday, September 20, 2016, is leading the valley in rushing. (Photo by Sarah Reingewirtz, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG) SOUTH EL MONTE - It was Tuesday, and South El Monte High junior running back... Read more
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San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Mischievous Sal Tovar running wild for South El Monte footballSouth El Monte's running back Sal Tovar, who poses on Tuesday, September 20, 20
Mischievous Sal Tovar running wild for South El Monte football
San Gabriel Valley Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
South El Monte's running back Sal Tovar, who poses on Tuesday, September 20, 2016, is leading the valley in rushing. (Photo by Sarah Reingewirtz, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG) SOUTH EL MONTE - It was Tuesday, and South El Monte High junior running back... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
How parents, staff are being more alert after attempted kidnapping at El Monte elementary schoolEL MONTE >> There’s a heightened sense of security surrounding La Primaria Elem
How parents, staff are being more alert after attempted kidnapping at El Monte elementary school
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
EL MONTE >> There’s a heightened sense of security surrounding La Primaria Elementary School after an unidentified man attempted to kidnap a student after school last week. Principal Tony Lugo said the El Monte Police Department has been monitoring... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
After an attempted kidnapping, elementary school parents are concerned about kids’ safetyEL MONTE >> There’s a heightened sense of security surrounding La Primaria Elem
After an attempted kidnapping, elementary school parents are concerned about kids’ safety
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
EL MONTE >> There’s a heightened sense of security surrounding La Primaria Elementary School after an unidentified man attempted to kidnap a student after school last week. Principal Tony Lugo said the El Monte Police Department has been monitoring... Read more
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The Mercury News
Judge rules against using standardized tests in East Bay teacher evaluationsare very pleased with the result.” The other districts named in the suit inclu
Judge rules against using standardized tests in East Bay teacher evaluations
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
are very pleased with the result.” The other districts named in the suit include Chaffey Joint Union High, Chino Valley, El Monte City, Fairfield-Suisun, Inglewood, Ontario-Montclair and Saddleback Valley. The collective bargaining agreements... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
$1.5 million worth of marijuana found in South El Monte warehouse, two arrestedSOUTH EL MONTE >> Two men were arrested today in connection to the seizure of $
$1.5 million worth of marijuana found in South El Monte warehouse, two arrested
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 6 days ago
SOUTH EL MONTE >> Two men were arrested today in connection to the seizure of $1.5 million worth of marijuana found in a South El Monte warehouse. Members of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Narcotics Bureau Northeast Team served several... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Driver charged with killing sleeping man in South El Monte parking lotSuperior Court on Oct. 12. The charges stem from a Sunday night incident in th
Driver charged with killing sleeping man in South El Monte parking lot
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 6 days ago
Superior Court on Oct. 12. The charges stem from a Sunday night incident in the 2600 block of Rosemead Boulevard in South El Monte. Deputies alleged that Agredano was driving the Toyota 4Runner that ran over a sleeping man. The victim died at the... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
El Monte Man With Distinctive Tattoos Wanted for Attempted Kidnapping of 9-Old StudentEl Monte police are investigating on Monday after a man with distinctive tattoo
El Monte Man With Distinctive Tattoos Wanted for Attempted Kidnapping of 9-Old Student
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 7 days ago
El Monte police are investigating on Monday after a man with distinctive tattoos tried to abduct a 9-year-old boy from his school, according to authorities. The young elementary school student was waiting for his mother to pick him up from La... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Police Search for Would-be KidnapperEl Monte police are asking the public for help in the case of an attempted kidn
Police Search for Would-be Kidnapper
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 7 days ago
El Monte police are asking the public for help in the case of an attempted kidnapping. The incident occurred Thursday in broad daylight when a man attempted to take a 9-year-old boy outside La Primaria School, according to a press release from the... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
El Monte police searching for man who attempted to kidnap boy outside La Primaria ElementaryEL MONTE >> Police on Monday asked for the public’s help in finding the man wit
El Monte police searching for man who attempted to kidnap boy outside La Primaria Elementary
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 7 days ago
EL MONTE >> Police on Monday asked for the public’s help in finding the man with a dragon tattoo who tried to abduct a 9-year-old El Monte boy in front of a local elementary school last week. Detectives also released a composite of the suspect. The... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Gravel Truck Overturns, Blocks Lanes on I-280 in Los Altosto the California Highway Patrol. The crash occurred just before 2 p.m. on sou
Gravel Truck Overturns, Blocks Lanes on I-280 in Los Altos
NBC Bay Area / Posted 7 days ago
to the California Highway Patrol. The crash occurred just before 2 p.m. on southbound I-280 between Magdalena and El Monte avenues, the CHP said. One person was injured in the crash and transported to a local hospital, according to the... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
El Monte police searching for man who tried to abduct child outside La Primaria ElementaryEL MONTE >> Police officials are seeking the public’s help in locating a man wh
El Monte police searching for man who tried to abduct child outside La Primaria Elementary
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 7 days ago
EL MONTE >> Police officials are seeking the public’s help in locating a man who attempted to abduct a 9-year-old boy in front of a local elementary school. At 2 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 16, outside of La Primaria Elementary School, 4220 Gilman Road,... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Sleeping man killed in South El Monte parking lot collision, driver arrestedSOUTH EL MONTE >> Deputies arrested a driver for allegedly driving drunk and fa
Sleeping man killed in South El Monte parking lot collision, driver arrested
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 7 days ago
SOUTH EL MONTE >> Deputies arrested a driver for allegedly driving drunk and fatally running over a man who was sleeping in a parking lot Sunday night. The collision occurred in the 2600 block of Rosemead Boulevard at around 5:45 p.m. Authorities... Read more
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San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Charter Oak football continues to lead area rankingsFriday 7. Diamond Ranch (3-1) Better start than anyone expected. Previous: 7
Charter Oak football continues to lead area rankings
San Gabriel Valley Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
Friday 7. Diamond Ranch (3-1) Better start than anyone expected. Previous: 7 Next: At Bonita, Friday 8. South El Monte (4-0) Junior running back Sal Tolvar already over a 1,000 yards. Previous: NR Next: vs. Gabrielino,... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Scorecard: Another big knockout win for Alvareza serious contender, and this fight showcased his skills and ring smarts. The 2
Scorecard: Another big knockout win for Alvarez
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 8 days ago
a serious contender, and this fight showcased his skills and ring smarts. The 23-year-old Diaz, a southpaw from South El Monte, California, manhandled Cancio, 27, of Blythe, California, with ease. He tagged him repeatedly with left hands and... Read more
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Philboxing
CANELO ALVAREZ TAKES HOME WBO JUNIOR MIDDLEWEIGHT TITLE WITH BIG TEXAS KNOCKOUmore. I mean, he was a decent fighter." Fan favorite and former Olympian Josep
CANELO ALVAREZ TAKES HOME WBO JUNIOR MIDDLEWEIGHT TITLE WITH BIG TEXAS KNOCKOU
Philboxing / Posted 9 days ago
more. I mean, he was a decent fighter." Fan favorite and former Olympian Joseph "Jojo" Diaz, Jr. (22-0, 13 KOs)of South El Monte, Calif. put his NABF Featherweight Title on the line as he faced Blythe, Calif.'s Andrew "El Chango" Cancio (17-4-2,... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Canelo Alvarez knocks out Liam Smith, and takes another step toward a bout with Gennady GolovkinJr. toiled through in his San Gabriel Valley gym and in the Southland’s smaller
Canelo Alvarez knocks out Liam Smith, and takes another step toward a bout with Gennady Golovkin
Los Angeles Times / Posted 9 days ago
Jr. toiled through in his San Gabriel Valley gym and in the Southland’s smaller venues netted him greater glory. The South El Monte fighter, given a pay-per-view spot, basked in the attention and showed off his skills to score a ninth-round... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Smith, Alvarez both make weight for title bouttwo pay-per-view bouts also made weight. Featherweight Joseph Diaz Jr. (21-0,
Smith, Alvarez both make weight for title bout
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 10 days ago
two pay-per-view bouts also made weight. Featherweight Joseph Diaz Jr. (21-0, 12 KOs), a 2012 U.S. Olympian from South El Monte, California, was 125½, a half-pound under the weight limit, and Andrew Cancio (17-3-2, 13 KOs), of Blythe,... Read more
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The Signal
SCV prep football preview: Week threeweek, they escaped West Ranch’s late comeback attempt in a 27-21 win over the W
SCV prep football preview: Week three
The Signal / Posted 11 days ago
week, they escaped West Ranch’s late comeback attempt in a 27-21 win over the Wildcats. Hart rolled past Arroyo High of El Monte, 39-0, last week. Antelope Valley should provide more of a challenge before the Indians take on St. Bonaventure of... Read more
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The Mercury News
‘Physics Show’ a smashing success with studentsShow” The “Physics Show” will be performed at 10 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. Sa
‘Physics Show’ a smashing success with students
The Mercury News / Posted 11 days ago
Show” The “Physics Show” will be performed at 10 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at Foothill College, 12345 El Monte Road, Los Altos Hills. More performances are scheduled in January. For tickets or to donate to support the show, go... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Serving life for one Baldwin Park shooting, El Monte man gets 86 years for anotherBALDWIN PARK >> An El Monte man already condemned to spend life behind bars rec
Serving life for one Baldwin Park shooting, El Monte man gets 86 years for another
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 12 days ago
BALDWIN PARK >> An El Monte man already condemned to spend life behind bars received a new sentence of 86 years to life in state prison on Tuesday for the fatal shooting of a rival gang member on Christmas Eve in 2010, prosecutors said. Johnny Mata,... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
El Monte man already serving life for one Baldwin Park shooting sentenced for another sentenced to more than 86 years in state prison for 2010 gang murderBALDWIN PARK >> An El Monte man already condemned to spend life behind bars rec
El Monte man already serving life for one Baldwin Park shooting sentenced for another sentenced to more than 86 years in state prison for 2010 gang murder
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 12 days ago
BALDWIN PARK >> An El Monte man already condemned to spend life behind bars received a new sentence of 86 years to life in state prison on Tuesday for the fatal shooting of a rival gang member on Christmas Eve in 2010, prosecutors said. A jury... Read more
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San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Thursday Preview: Montebello football ready to get defensive against Azusaso it’s a pretty fun defense.” The problem for Azusa (1-1) is that it managed
Thursday Preview: Montebello football ready to get defensive against Azusa
San Gabriel Valley Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
so it’s a pretty fun defense.” The problem for Azusa (1-1) is that it managed only seven points in last week’s loss to El Monte. Considering Montebello creates many more issues than El Monte, the Aztecs may have trouble scoring points. Strong... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Thursday Preview: Montebello football ready to get defensive against Azusaso it’s a pretty fun defense.” The problem for Azusa (1-1) is that it managed
Thursday Preview: Montebello football ready to get defensive against Azusa
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 12 days ago
so it’s a pretty fun defense.” The problem for Azusa (1-1) is that it managed only seven points in last week’s loss to El Monte. Considering Montebello creates many more issues than El Monte, the Aztecs may have trouble scoring points. Strong... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Golovkin vs. Jacobs in the works, Tom Loeffler saysfor five rounds, then the Mexican phenom lowered the boom on him. Diaz must st
Golovkin vs. Jacobs in the works, Tom Loeffler says
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
for five rounds, then the Mexican phenom lowered the boom on him. Diaz must stay the course Joseph Diaz Jr. of South El Monte is getting close to a world-title fight, so he can’t afford to stumble. Diaz will take on Andrew Cancio (17-3-2, 13... Read more
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San Gabriel Valley Tribune
SGV Local High School Football ScheduleCollege L.A. Wilson vs. Alhambra at Moor Field Sonora at Yorba Linda Baldwin
SGV Local High School Football Schedule
San Gabriel Valley Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
College L.A. Wilson vs. Alhambra at Moor Field Sonora at Yorba Linda Baldwin Park at Sierra Vista Bassett at South El Monte Bishop Amat at St. Paul Bonita at Buena Boron at Rio Hondo Prep Brea Olinda at Diamond Bar California at... Read more
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San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Golovkin vs. Jacobs in the works, Tom Loeffler saysfor five rounds, then the Mexican phenom lowered the boom on him. Diaz must st
Golovkin vs. Jacobs in the works, Tom Loeffler says
San Gabriel Valley Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
for five rounds, then the Mexican phenom lowered the boom on him. Diaz must stay the course Joseph Diaz Jr. of South El Monte is getting close to a world-title fight, so he can’t afford to stumble. Diaz will take on Andrew Cancio (17-3-2, 13... Read more
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Long Beach Press-Telegram
Golovkin vs. Jacobs in the works, Tom Loeffler saysfor five rounds, then the Mexican phenom lowered the boom on him. Diaz must st
Golovkin vs. Jacobs in the works, Tom Loeffler says
Long Beach Press-Telegram / Posted 12 days ago
for five rounds, then the Mexican phenom lowered the boom on him. Diaz must stay the course Joseph Diaz Jr. of South El Monte is getting close to a world-title fight, so he can’t afford to stumble. Diaz will take on Andrew Cancio (17-3-2, 13... Read more
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San Bernardino Sun
Golovkin vs. Jacobs in the works, Tom Loeffler saysfor five rounds, then the Mexican phenom lowered the boom on him. Diaz must st
Golovkin vs. Jacobs in the works, Tom Loeffler says
San Bernardino Sun / Posted 12 days ago
for five rounds, then the Mexican phenom lowered the boom on him. Diaz must stay the course Joseph Diaz Jr. of South El Monte is getting close to a world-title fight, so he can’t afford to stumble. Diaz will take on Andrew Cancio (17-3-2, 13... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
SGV Local High School Football ScheduleCollege L.A. Wilson vs. Alhambra at Moor Field Sonora at Yorba Linda Baldwin
SGV Local High School Football Schedule
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 12 days ago
College L.A. Wilson vs. Alhambra at Moor Field Sonora at Yorba Linda Baldwin Park at Sierra Vista Bassett at South El Monte Bishop Amat at St. Paul Bonita at Buena Boron at Rio Hondo Prep Brea Olinda at Diamond Bar California at... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Golovkin vs. Jacobs in the works, Tom Loeffler saysfor five rounds, then the Mexican phenom lowered the boom on him. Diaz must st
Golovkin vs. Jacobs in the works, Tom Loeffler says
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 12 days ago
for five rounds, then the Mexican phenom lowered the boom on him. Diaz must stay the course Joseph Diaz Jr. of South El Monte is getting close to a world-title fight, so he can’t afford to stumble. Diaz will take on Andrew Cancio (17-3-2, 13... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
El Monte man sentenced to more than 86 years in state prison for 2010 gang murderAn El Monte man was sentenced Tuesday to 86 years to life in state prison for k
El Monte man sentenced to more than 86 years in state prison for 2010 gang murder
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 13 days ago
An El Monte man was sentenced Tuesday to 86 years to life in state prison for killing a rival gang member on Christmas Eve in 2010, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office said in a written statement. A jury found Johnny Mata, 35, guilty... Read more
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Los Angeles Dodgers
Four Dodger Fans Nominated For New MLB Fan AwardHaving combined his love of The King and the Dodgers, Del Toro is now renowned
Four Dodger Fans Nominated For New MLB Fan Award
Los Angeles Dodgers / Posted 13 days ago
Having combined his love of The King and the Dodgers, Del Toro is now renowned as Dodger Elvis Emma Amaya of El Monte (#DodgersFOTY4): Amaya is a savvy fan and season-ticket holder who rarely goes a day without posting about the... Read more
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NBC San Diego
7-Old History Buff Meets Real-Life War HeroesJacob, a 7-year-old war history buff, met with World War II veterans at the Ame
7-Old History Buff Meets Real-Life War Heroes
NBC San Diego / Posted 14 days ago
Jacob, a 7-year-old war history buff, met with World War II veterans at the American Military Museum in South El Monte. John Cádiz Klemack reports for the NBC4 News at 11 on Sunday, Sept. 11, 2016. (Published Monday, Sept. 12, 2016)... Read more
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San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Charter Oak still on top of Tribune Top Ten Football rankingsunless noted Azusa vs. Montebello at Citrus College Sonora at Yorba Linda Ba
Charter Oak still on top of Tribune Top Ten Football rankings
San Gabriel Valley Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
unless noted Azusa vs. Montebello at Citrus College Sonora at Yorba Linda Baldwin Park at Sierra Vista Bassett at South El Monte Bishop Amat at St. Paul Bonita at Buena Boron at Rio Hondo Prep Brea Olinda at Diamond Bar California at... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Bill addresses local government corruption in Los Angeles Countycorruption as Louisiana and New Jersey. “The latest example came last week whe
Bill addresses local government corruption in Los Angeles County
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 15 days ago
corruption as Louisiana and New Jersey. “The latest example came last week when Luis Aguinaga resigned as mayor of South El Monte after admitting to taking bribes for seven years from a contractor paid by the city for engineering and construction... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
7-Old History Buff Meets Real-Life War Heroesconnect them with her son. Jacob was introduced to Tony Romero and Julian Lope
7-Old History Buff Meets Real-Life War Heroes
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 15 days ago
connect them with her son. Jacob was introduced to Tony Romero and Julian Lopez at the American Military Museum in South El Monte. Romero and Lopez dropped out of school to fight in the war. Their war stories for little Jacob brought what he... Read more
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The Signal
Hart football rides strong 1st half to winHart High football team ran through a sign that read “goodnight Arroyo” prior t
Hart football rides strong 1st half to win
The Signal / Posted 17 days ago
Hart High football team ran through a sign that read “goodnight Arroyo” prior to its matchup with visiting Arroyo High of El Monte. And even though the night was over as soon as the game started, the Indians ran and threw their way to a 39-0... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
How I Made It: Stephen Cheung went from cutting threads in a sweatshop to cutting global trade dealstoday, Cheung grew up poor in Hacienda Heights. At only 9 years old, Cheung joi
How I Made It: Stephen Cheung went from cutting threads in a sweatshop to cutting global trade deals
Los Angeles Times / Posted 18 days ago
today, Cheung grew up poor in Hacienda Heights. At only 9 years old, Cheung joined his mother working at a sweatshop in El Monte. He earned half a penny for each thread he cut off a dress shirt. He later toiled as a busboy and waiter at Chinese... Read more
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