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Santa Is Coming To Monrovia: 2018 Santa Tours
From The City of Monrovia: This year marks the 20th year of the city's long tradition of celebrating the holiday season by touring Santa Claus around city streets on top of a fire engine. Escorted by a police car and a decorated public works sleigh, Santa will give candy canes to the public in the s
Bungee jumper airlifted from beneath Bridge to Nowhere in San Gabriel Mountains
Paramedics rappelled down from a helicopter to treat and retrieve a bungee jumper who leaped from the Bridge to Nowhere at Mt. Baldy, north of La Verne on Monday, Dec. 17. Tactical medics were dispatched sometime before 4 p.m. and arrived at the bridge in the San Gabriel Mountains as daylight began
After 50 years, Duarte votes to ban all fireworks
The will of the people became law this past week: It’s no longer legal to buy or use “safe and sane” fireworks in Duarte. For about 50 years, Duarte allowed the sale and use of legal fireworks. When residents, concerned the promotion of fireworks risks wildfires in their drought-parched hillsides, a
Body found in riverbed in South El Monte
A passerby discovered a body in the riverbed in South El Monte on Tuesday, Dec. 18. The Fire Department received a 911 call at 6:58 a.m. about a body floating in the riverbed near Peck Road and Durfee Avenue, said Los Angeles County Fire Department spokeswoman Vanessa Lozano.
Happy Holidays: DUI checkpoint set for El Monte on Friday
A DUI checkpoint is planned for Friday at an undisclosed location in El Monte. Officers at the checkpoint will also be checking that drivers are properly licensed, according to a El Monte Police Department release.
What’s Happening to Our Coyotes in the Region?
Over the last few weeks, numerous sightings have been reported of coyotes infected with mange in Alhambra, San Gabriel, Rosemead, Altadena and El Sereno. “I am really concerned,” says Mary Paglieri of the Little Blue Society, a non-profit seeking to resolve human-animal conflicts. “When [coyotes] ar
EXCLUSIVE: Los Angeles County District Attorney Reviewing Allegations of Election Fraud in Montebello
Hews Media Group-Community News has obtained documents through a public records request showing that several election fraud complaints were filed with the Norwalk Registrar-Recorder’s Office (NRR) two weeks before the November 6 Montebello City Council election.
California man, previously deported in 2014, goes on 24-hour 'reign of terror' before dying in police chase
A 36-year-old man who had been deported at least once and who owned a lengthy rap sheet died Monday after a day-long "reign of terror" in which he shot and killed someone, carjacked another person and led California police on a dangerous high-speed pursuit.
Memories of Alhambra: Episode 5
Our gamer CEO realizes the terrifying realities of playing the game that had once exhilarated him with its magical possibilities. His past with his best friend-turned-nemesis comes to haunt him, and their hostility proves dangerous for both of them. Turns out that playing with fire magic doesn’t bod
Three suspects charged with murder of a teenage girl who was found dead in San Gabriel Mountains
Three suspects have been charged with murder in the death of a 17-year-old girl whose body was found in a culvert in the San Gabriel Mountains above Azusa in November, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department announced Friday.
5 New Houses For Sale In The Monrovia Area
MONROVIA, CA — On the hunt for a new house, and want the latest listings on what's available near you? Perhaps you could use some assistance finding the perfect place for you and your loved ones? You've come to the right place! To save you some time, we've compiled the latest batch of five new listi
Video shows white suspect punching Hispanic man in the throat after he orders food in Spanish
A man screamed ‘f—ing Mexican’ at a restaurant patron in Ontario, Canada, KTLA reports. 44-year-old Jose, had come into the Waba Grill off of Mountain Avenue around 1 p.m. during his lunch break. A stranger pushed him, causing him to fall to the ground.
Arcadia Fire Department December Calls
ARCADIA, CA — The first half of December has been a busy one for the Arcadia Fire Department. With multiple call-outs and hours of training, here is what your department has done for you this month.
The story of a magical musical app
In the midst of the ed-tech revolution, teachers are need to make informed decisions about what brings value to the classroom. As a geography teacher at Monrovia High School in California, I’m interested in finding ways to prepare students for the 21st century while teaching them about the complexit
Opposition to El Monte marijuana project by Chinese community comes from long-held stigmas, Asian-American cannabis leaders say
For Ophelia Chong, the scene in El Monte last weekend was familiar — hundreds of people marching with signs bearing a unified message, “No marijuana here,” and “Keep children safe.”
Cardi B fumes as estranged husband Offset gatecrashes gig and begs for reunion
Cardi B was furious when her estranged husband Offset gatecrashed her festival set in Los Angeles last night. The hip-hop star, 26, was performing at the Rolling Loud festival at the Bank of California stadium when the Migos bandmember suddenly appeared on stage.
Mother, teen daughter found dead in Monrovia apartment remembered at vigil
MONROVIA, Calif. (KABC) -- Loved ones gathered at a vigil Wednesday to remember awoman and her teen daughter who were found dead in their Monrovia apartment. Authorities said 41-year-old Cecilia Meza and her 17-year-old daughter Kelsey, were murdered by Nimrod Perez Guerrero, who remains on the run.
Whittier hospital was briefly locked down Saturday after ‘unsubstantiated’ report of armed man in the area
WHITTIER — PIH Health Hospital in Whittier was placed on a temporary lockdown Saturday night after police received a report of a “man with a gun,” prompting a massive law enforcement response as well as a panic both in the hospital and on social media. But the report turned out to be untrue, officia
Four arrested after Pomona police serve search warrant, find illegal casino
Four people were arrested after Pomona police served a search warrant and found an illegal gambling casino in operation at a business, authorities said. About noon Friday, Dec. 14, the Pomona Police Department’s Major Crimes Task Force, with help from SWAT, served the search warrant at 1224 S. Garey
Video: Man Tries To Stab South Pasadena Jeweler During Robbery Attempt
Police searched for two men suspected of trying to rob and stab the owner of a South Pasadena jewelry store — an attack that was caught on surveillance video. The attack occurred at 10:55 a.m. Friday at Vana Watch and Jewelry at 1401 Mission St., according to the South Pasadena Police Department.