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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.



Authorities say South Whittier school shooting plot thwarted  FOX 10 News Phoenix

A student who got into an argument with a teacher at a South Whittier high school over a set of headphones in class allegedly threatened to "shoot up the ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 student dies day before high school 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.



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Marilynn Keith Hofstetter, Whittier’s first female mayor, dies at age 86  The Whittier Daily News

Marilynn Keith Hofstetter, Whittier's first female mayor and an advocate of women's rights, died on Jan. 12, her family said in a written statement. She was 86.



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 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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Man faces life in prison for 2009 killing of Whittier High football player  Whittier Daily News

WHITTIER >> A Huntington Park man could be spending the rest of his life in prison for the April 3, 2009 fatal shooting of a Whittier High School football player ...



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 ...



Saugus girls volleyball travels to Canyon and comes out with win  Santa Clarita Valley Signal

Squaring off against Canyon on Thursday night, the Saugus girls volleyball team gave the Cowboys a run for their money and came out victorious with a 3-1 ...



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 ...



Decades after 1987 Whittier Narrows earthquake, here are the parts of Uptown Whittier still recovering  The Whittier Daily News

If you know where to look, hidden among the shops and side streets along Greenleaf Avenue you can can still find signs of wreckage in the wake of the Whittier ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



The Ultimate Back to the Future Filming Location Map  Curbed LA

Today is October 21, 2015, the day Marty McFly arrives from 1985 to find that everyone is writing about him on the internet, and that hoverboards are just ...



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 ...



Cool Kid Analaura Amezquita trying to make healthier world  KABC-TV

Our ABC7 Cool Kid for Thursday, Nov. 13, is Analaura Amezquita, who is doing her part to make the world a healthier place.



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 ...



Veteran’s Day events in the Whittier area  Whittier Daily News

Youths to perform at 'Concert for Peace' Monday. North Park Middle School Band will sponsor a “Concert for Peace” at 4 p.m. Monday at Whittier High School's ...



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 ...



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 ...



Former Rio Hondo College biology professor Ray Williams dies, memorial scheduled for Sunday  Whittier Daily News

Ray Williams, a retired longtime Rio Hondo College professor of biology and former president of the Rio Hondo College Faculty Association, died Aug.



30 Years Later We're Going Back to the Locations of Back to the Future  LA Weekly

We decided to call it Hill Valley, which was kind of an oxymoron that nobody ever really gets,” jokes Back to the Future's co-creator and producer, Bob Gale.



CSULB student killed in Paris attacks remembered at funeral  KABC-TV

A funeral was held Friday for California State University, Long Beach student Nohemi Gonzalez who was shot and killed during the attacks in Paris last month.



A Handy Guide To The Filming Locations Of 'Back To The Future'  LAist

Ah, that idyllic California suburb of Hill Valley, home to notable residents Marty McFly, Doc Brown and Biff Tannen. Immortalized in the beloved Back To The ...



Richard Nixon - US President  Biography

On Biography.com, get the controversial life story of Richard Nixon, the U.S. president who resigned his post rather than face impeachment.



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.



Scenes set in stone  Chimes

Many moviegoers may view a movie and desire to venture to the place on the screen in front of them. Even though locations in movie take fictional names, many ...



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.



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.



Graduation days  UCI News

Newly minted Anteater alumni ready to take on the world.



How your favourite movie scenes REALLY look  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?



Muslim in Paris: Life inside the 'No-Go' zones  KABC-TV

As the international attention is directed towards Paris following terrorist attacks from Islamic radicals, the spotlight is showing glimpses of what it's like to be a ...



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.



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 ...



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.



Sacramento Update: Water Hearings, Prison Plan Rejected  KPBS

What's expected to come out of the water legislation hearings taking place in Sacramento this week? Why did a panel of federal judges reject California's prison ...



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