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Two men robbed Whittier high school students in 2 incidents at gunpoint  FOX 11 Los Angeles

California High School in Whittier issued a warning to parents and students Thursday, the day after two different groups of students were held up at gunpoint.



The faces — and stories — of the tent city homeless residents who live in a Whittier Boulevard greenbelt  The Whittier Daily News

Michael Quintero has been homeless for a couple of years, but when he saw the tents in the Whittier Boulevard greenbelt, he decided it looked peaceful and ...



Girls' Soccer Team Headed To Playoffs For First Time Ever  Spectrum News 1

Players say changing their mental game made all the difference for them on the field.



17-year-old Whittier High School student arrested for making violent threats on campus  KABC-TV

A 17-year-old senior at Whittier High School was arrested Thursday on suspicion of making terrorist threats on campus.



Whittier High School Principal Lori Eshilian set to retire  The Whittier Daily News

WHITTIER >> Whittier High School Principal Lori Eshilian is leaving the Cardinal campus for a second, and final, time. Her first exit was in 1972 as a graduate.



Woman abused by Whittier high school teacher settles lawsuit with district  The Whittier Daily News

LOS ANGELES >> A woman who was 17 years old when she was sexually abused by her history teacher at California High School tentatively settled her lawsuit ...



Former Whittier councilman, Whittier High coach, principal dies at age 95  The Whittier Daily News

WHITTIER >> Jack Mele, a former Whittier councilman who taught, coached and later served as principal at Whittier High School for 30 years, has died. He was ...



New California High School football stadium gets a name Whittier Union students may recognize  The Whittier Daily News

WHITTIER >> For someone who has shunned the spotlight as much as possible, while highlighting the collaborative efforts of those around her, retiring Whittier ...



18-year-old Whittier high school student dies in hiking accident day before graduation  KABC-TV

It was a somber graduation for La Serna High School seniors after Jeremy St. Julian, 18, died the day before in a hiking accident in the hills above Arcadia.



Photos: World War II veteran, a home-grown celebrity lead Whittier Christmas parade  The Whittier Daily News

Santa Claus, a Whittier World War II veteran and an actress led the 65th anniversary Uptown Whittier Christmas parade Saturday in a celebration of “Christmas ...



What the new California School Dashboard says about Whittier area schools’ test scores  The Whittier Daily News

California parents and teachers were handed a brand new way of scoring their schools Wednesday when the state's new evaluation system came online.



Security upped after 167 computers stolen from 10 Whittier schools  The Whittier Daily News

There is a reason why certain windows at Dexter Middle School are now screwed shut, why several classrooms at Longfellow and OranAlso stolen: ge Grove ...



Nohemi Gonzalez, Victim of Paris Attacks, Remembered at Vigil at Whittier High Alma Mater  KTLA

Nohemi Gonzalez, who was killed in the terrorist attacks in Paris and was 2010 graduate of Whittier High School, was honored Tuesday at a candlelight vigil on ...



Whittier High dedicates refurbished library to noted alum William C. Gordon  The Whittier Daily News

WHITTIER – When attorney/author William C. Gordon was growing up, the library was a place of refuge for him. But now, Gordon – wanting to give back to ...



High school and college graduation times for the Whittier area  The Whittier Daily News

The 2018 high school and college graduation season is upon us. If you accidentally lost your invitation to your niece's big day or if you're wondering when to ...



Whittier’s film highlights include ‘Back to the Future"  The Whittier Daily News

Here are some of Whittier's television and film industry highlights: February 1980. One episode of television's “The Incredible Hulk,” starring Bill Bixby and Lou ...



Here’s where you can take your hazardous waste for disposal in Whittier  The Whittier Daily News

Free household hazardous waste and e-waste collection roundups will be held the next two Saturdays. One will be held by Los Angeles County Public Works ...



The Holiday Season Kicks Off In Uptown Whittier  El Paisano

This weekend, Whittier celebrated the arrival of the holiday season with the 24th Annual Grand Illumination ceremony as well as its 26th Annual Holiday Sonata, ...



Driver Arrested on Suspicion of DUI in Whittier Crash That Killed 14-Year-Old, Seriously Injured Others  KTLA

The driver of an SUV involved in a crash that killed a Whittier high school student and injured four others was arrested Tuesday night on suspicion of drunken ...



Here’s how schools in Whittier, Hacienda Heights and Montebello did on the state’s graduation rates report  The Whittier Daily News

California's high school graduation rate increased for the seventh year in a row and reached a record high for the class of 2016, State Superintendent of Public ...



Deputies Find Assault Rifles, Thwarting School Shooting Plot  Patch.com

Whittier Area High School Shooting Plot Thwarted - Baldwin Park, CA - An LA County high school shooting plot was thwarted days after Parkland shooting with ...



4 accused of crime spree, including shooting man, in Whittier and Santa Fe Springs  The Whittier Daily News

The shooting of a man last week in Whittier was part of a mini crime spree by three adults and a 17-year-old boy looking to intimidate rival tagging crews, police ...



Whittier man is among last survivors of famed all-Japanese World War II combat team  The Whittier Daily News

When U.S. Army recruiters came to talk to then-18-year-old Yoshio “Yosh” Nakamura about joining the Army in World War II, he had no compelling reason to ...



This Whittier man built a video game currency empire and became a millionaire — then an FBI raid brought it down  The Whittier Daily News

To those who knew him, it was inevitable that Anthony Clark's computer prowess would one day make him money. It did. Millions, in the end. Friends and family ...



Man gets life in prison for 2009 fatal shooting of Whittier football player at party  The Whittier Daily News

A Huntington Park man on Wednesday was sentenced to life in prison without parole for killing a Whittier High School football player during a robbery at a 2009 ...



No arrests in fatal shooting near Frontier High in Whittier  Los Angeles Times

Sheriff's deputies in Whittier continued their search Tuesday for a gunman who fatally shot a 17-year-old boy outside a continuation high school, officials said.



October 1987: The Deadly Whittier Narrows Earthquake Rattles Los Angeles  NBC Southern California

The deadly Whittier Narrows earthquake jolted Southern California at 7:42 a.m. on Oct. 1, 1987, marking the Los Angeles area's most destructive earthquake in ...



Beaumont softball team uses late rally to win slugfest with Whittier  Press-Enterprise

BEAUMONT – The long ball is Beaumont High's calling card. Every once in awhile, though, the well-timed eight hopper through the hole can make all the ...



Police find guns and ammunition at home of high school student in Gardena threat case  Los Angeles Times

Gardena police found several guns and a cache of ammunition at the home of a high school student who threatened campus violence in two social media posts ...



Photos: The 1987 Whittier Narrows earthquake, a look back on 30th anniversary  The Whittier Daily News

For longtime Whittier residents, Oct. 1, 1987, is the day they'll never forget. It was 7:42 a.m. when the 5.9-magnitude Whittier Narrows earthquake struck. It lasted ...



Ellen Conklin | Obituaries  Big Bear Grizzly

Ellen passed on quietly in her sleep on March 28, 2019 while at Pacific Pines Senior Care Center. She had hoped to leave quietly and had specified her wishes ...



Brother of President Richard Nixon remembers life growing up in Whittier  The Whittier Daily News

Photo gallery: Richard Nixon's Whittier roots. WHITTIER – Though much time has passed and the landscape has changed considerably, Whittier still holds a ...



Founder of Hadley Preschool dies at 94  The Whittier Daily News

Julia York Hockett, founder of the Hadley Preschool and a college friend of President Richard Nixon, died from Alzheimer's disease April 7. She was 94. Hockett ...



Longtime Whittier councilman and camera shop owner Monte Wicker dies at 99  The Whittier Daily News

WHITTIER >> Monte Wicker, the former Whittier councilman and longtime owner of Monte's Camera, died on Christmas Day. He was 99. Wicker's son Kim said ...



Grace Nakamura, longtime teacher, community activist and former Japanese-American detainee in WWII camp, dies at 90  The Whittier Daily News

WHITTIER >> Grace Nakamura, a longtime community activist, artist and educator, who spoke publicly about her time in a detention camp for ...



Yoshio Nakamura was interned, fought in WWII. Now he’s getting one of France’s highest honors.  The Whittier Daily News

Like the man receiving the military distinction, the French Foreign Legion Medal came in an unassuming package. On May 26, the small box was delivered in a ...



We visit locations from Back To The Future  A.V. Club

It's a little shocking, frankly, that we've done 61 episodes of Pop Pilgrims without Back To The Future. The film is such an indelible part of pop culture, not to ...



Brothers open this generation’s general store in Whittier  The Whittier Daily News

WHITTIER >> Brothers David and Jason Chung have opened up a store in Uptown which contains an environment for those looking for a unique item or just a ...



5 Arrested After Officials Seize 2.5 Tons Of Illegal Fireworks In Whittier  CBS Local

WHITTIER (CBSLA.com) — Five people were arrested Sunday night after officials discovered 2.5 tons of illegal fireworks at a commercial building in the 12000 ...



Here Are The Best Sophomore Boys Returners In XC  MileSplit

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Descendents of last Santa Fe Springs farmer reunite at family ranch  Whittier Daily News

SANTA FE SPRINGS >> The family of Frank Marquez, the one of the last farmers in Santa Fe Springs, spent last Sunday reminiscing about growing up on the ...



Friends mourn Cal State Long Beach student killed in Paris terror attacks  Los Angeles Times

A Cal State Long Beach student was among those killed in the Paris terrorist attacks, according to the university. Nohemi Gonzalez, a 23-year-old design student ...



Count of rabid bats confounds experts  The Whittier Daily News

A startling increase in the number of rabid bats found in Los Angeles County has public health officials stumped. More than three times as many rabid bats have ...



2 AR-15 Rifles, Handguns and Ammo Found in Home of Norco Man Who Threatened Shooting at College: Officials  KTLA Los Angeles

Two AR-15 rifles, two handguns and ammunition were found in the home of a 27-year-old man who allegedly threatened to shoot people at a local community ...



Local Sheriff's Lieutenant Sues LASD for Alleged Retaliation  SCVNEWS.com

A local sheriff's lieutenant is suing the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, alleging he was retaliated against for having tried to warn the public about ...



Graduation days  UCI News

Newly minted Anteater alumni ready to take on the world.



Document Deep Dive: Richard Nixon's Application to Join the FBI  Smithsonian

*Fresh* out of law school, the future president first hoped he could be one of J. Edgar Hoover's agents.



Educator, historian William Edward Mahan pursued many interests  Sacramento Bee

William Edward Mahan, a former high school teacher and Sacramento City College history instructor, died Aug. 18 at age 85.



157 New Sheriff Explorers Ready to Hit the Streets  SCVNEWS.com

[LASD] – Graduation ceremonies for Los Angeles County Sheriff's Explorer Class #88 were held on Saturday, June 23, at Whittier High School. Sheriff Lee Baca ...



Famous movie locations: What they actually look like in real life  NEWS.com.au

EVER wondered what the McCallister's house from Home Alone looks like in real life? How about the famous high school from The Breakfast Club?



Mt. SAC XC Legacy Team Scores: Best Boys Squads Of Past Five Years  milesplit.com

We combined team scores to include athletes who raced from 2011 to 2015.



An Interview with Back to the Future Co-Writer/Producer Bob Gale  The Hundreds

Back to the Future is the perfect story. It traverses American history, '80s pop culture, and immortalizes some of the most memorable characters in movie hist.



Memorial Gallery: September | Southern Idaho Local News | magicvalley.com  Times-News

Here, we remember south-central Idahoans who died. The photos were provided by families to accompany their obituaries in the Times-News.



Sheriff Explorer Competition Underway in Castaic | 03-24-2013  SCVNEWS.com

The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department is proud to announce the 2nd Annual North County Law Enforcement Explorer Competition to be held at the Peter ...



Happy Marty McFly Day!  CNN

25 years ago today, Marty McFly took that fateful journey back to 1955 in “Back to the Future.” And it turns out stories like this aren't the only things ...



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