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

LOS ANGELES, CA – The girls' soccer team at Whittier High School is headed to the CIF Championships for the first time in the school's history. Whittier girls' ...



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.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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, ...



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.



Whittier High School graduates encouraged to 'never give up'  Sedalia Democrat

The 2017 graduating class of Whittier High School were encouraged to never give up, to be good people and to give back to others.



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 ...



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 ...



Whittier Union freshmen get preview of high school life  The Whittier Daily News

WHITTIER >> As they walk onto campuses today to begin their high school years, the nearly 3,000 Whittier Union High School District freshmen will have at least ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Whittier council approves plans for former youth detention facility -  Los Angeles Wave Newspapers

WHITTIER — After seven years of study, community meetings and lawsuits, plans to redevelop the 75-acre former Fred C. Nelles Juvenile Detention Facility may ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



Charges filed against woman accused of stealing truck with children inside  Victorville Daily Press

WHITTIER — A 31-year-old woman listed as a transient in county arrest logs has been charged with three counts of kidnapping during a carjacking and one ...



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.



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 - Death, Facts & Presidency  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 ...



Graduation days  UCI News

Newly minted Anteater alumni ready to take on the world.



Smith-Cotton alumni working for the home team  Sedalia Democrat

In 2016, the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education announced a program called “Grow Your Own,” designed to cultivate and develop an ...



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.



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 ...



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?



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 ...



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.



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