Plane-flying, horse-riding, mountain-biking Nick Paz, who has worked for the La Verne Police Department for 33 years, will be sworn in as the new police chief in January.
Dressed in traditional pilgrim duds, the residents of Pilgrim Place hosted their 68th annual festival last Friday and Saturday.
There are hidden tombstones nestled under shaggy trees only 10 minutes from wherever you are on campus. This sounds scary, but at Spadra Cemetery on Pomona Boulevard in Pomona, Halloween night became an educational experience for all that dared to enter.
Once her cauldron of candies runs out, La Verne resident Lesa Blanto and her friends sit in their front yard, eat chili with cornbread and watch the trick-or-treaters.
Maureen Davis and her two dogs, Lynn and Patty, dressed up as the Cat in the Hat and Thing 1 and Thing 2, winning the funniest pet costume at the Friends of Upland Animal Shelter costume parade and contest Saturday in Memorial Park in Upland.
Three miles away in the Claremont village Día de los Muertos is celebrated with the beautiful decoration of store windows.
Cowboys, skeletons and pirates danced the night away to live music and entertainment at the Halloween Hop Dance for the Special Needs Population Friday night at the La Verne Community Center.
The Foothill Gold Line Construction Authority hosted an event to discuss the Metro Gold Line extension to Montclair – and the Los Angeles County ballot measure that would fund the project – last week in the Smith Campus Center at Pomona College.
Planet Rehab hosted its fourth annual Hoedown and Halloween fundraiser and introduced the public to its Costa Rica paradise Saturday in San Dimas.
The average price for a gallon of gas in California is $2.75 and $2.78 in Los Angeles – substantially higher than the national average at $2.18, according to American Automobile Association Fuel Gauge Repor released Thursday.