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Whittier, California is located in Los Angeles County. Zip codes in Whittier, CA include 90601, 90610, and 90604. The median home price in Whittier is $469,000 which is roughly $327/per square foot. More Whittier information.

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Suspect sought in La Mirada assault may reside in Whittier area

LA MIRADA >> Detectives Saturday circulated a photo of a man wanted as a person of interest in connection with a violent assault outside a La Mirada bar.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

San Gabriel Valley Tribune

Database reveals San Gabriel Valley school superintendent salaries top $250,000

At least seven school superintendents in the San Gabriel Valley and Whittier-area made more than $250,000 last year, with Pasadena Unified's John Gundry leading the pack, taking in more than $300,000 in salary and benefits, according to a new database unveiled this week.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Whittier Daily News

East Whittier schoolsa energy-saving LED lights will fund hiring of 2 maintenance workers

WHITTIER >> It's a lesson not lost on a new generation of school children who are recycling and learning conservation at home.

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The Daily Breeze

10 antiquated Pico Rivera traffic signals to get upgrades in $1.8 million project

PICO RIVERA >> The company selected for a $1.8 million traffic signal improvement project, which includes modifying 10 antiquated traffic signals citywide, was approved by the City Council on Tuesday.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Whittier Daily News

La Habra Heights residents form group to fight oil-drilling proposal

Residents, from left, Richard Sprowles, Mike Hughes, and Kathy Steele, members of the newly formed Heights Oil Watch, stand in front of one of many signs on Las Palomas Drive in La Habra Heights on Wednesday July 16, 2014.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Whittier Daily News

Whittier police seek public help in finding missing girl

Police today sought the public's help in finding a 12-year-old girl who was last seen Friday afternoon in the backyard of her Whittier home.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Whittier Daily News

Suspect arrested on suspicion of molesting teen near Whittier

However, investigators haven't determined if the man was behind two earlier incidents which happened also in the unincorporated county area near Whittier.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

San Gabriel Valley Tribune

West Covina public works director tapped for Baldwin Park CEO

The Baldwin Park City Council is set to hire West Covina's public works director as the city's new CEO at Wednesday's council meeting.

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CBS Local

States Told To Find Way To Clear Medicaid Backlog

A half-dozen states with backlogs for Medicaid enrollees were facing a federal deadline Monday to create plans for getting those low-income residents enrolled in health coverage.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

USA Today

Supermoon: Best photos from around world

Supermoon: Best photos from around world A palm tree is silhouetted against a supermoon in Whittier, Calif., on July 12. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1mxIuiY Your Take contributions have not been reviewed for accuracy by USATODAY.

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San Gabriel Valley Tribune

South Whittier shooting suspect remains at large following stand-off

A shooting suspect who was believed holed-up inside a South Whittier apartment remained at large late Saturday after a SWAT team forced their way into the home following a five-hour stand-off and did not find the man, authorities said.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Press-Telegram

Long Beach rockabilly fest, Hortona s Hayride, marred by overflow crowds

Catalina Colie and her fiance, Athan McCaw, came from Australia to catch Horton's Hayride.

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San Gabriel Valley Tribune

Penn Park damaged during @HiddenCash scavenger hunt in Whittier

WHITTIER >> While 27 people were thrilled to find money during Thursday night's @HiddenCash scavenger hunt at William Penn Park, some area residents were irked by the crowd it drew to the small park, as well as the damage the massive influx of people caused.

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WHAS11

Heads up! Supermoon is here

Because our celestial neighbor is relatively close to Earth, these full moons will appear to be unusually large.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Whittier Daily News

Pico Rivera photographer George Rodriguez shot movie and rock stars, chronicled social upheavals

Photographer George Rodriguez shows a photo of George Burns that was recently on display at the Whittier Art Gallery in Whittier on Wednesday, July 2, 2014.

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NBC Los Angeles

Police Describe @HiddenCash Hunt as "Controlled Chaos"

Hundreds flocked to Penn Park in Whittier to find cash hidden in the bushes as part of the @HiddenCash scavenger hunt on Thursday, July 10, 2014.

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San Bernardino County Sun

Hundreds flock to Penn Park in Whittier for @HiddenCash

WHITTIER >> The philanthropic social media phenomenon known as @HiddenCash surfaced at a Whittier park Thursday night, where hundreds of people showed up to take part in a scavenger hunt by flashlight.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Whittier Daily News

Rocket kids launch their projects at Rio Hondo College summer program in Whittier

Eighth-graders Jasmine Arrioja, left, and Samantha Lopez, work on putting together a two-stroke engine during the Career and Technical Education Summer Academy at Rio Hondo College in Whittier on Thursday, July 10, 2014.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Press-Telegram

Downey, Bell Gardens, Whittier police departments get alcohol enforcement grant

Police departments in Downey, Bell Gardens and Whittier received a joint grant to assist in local efforts to curb alcohol sales to minors and illegal activity at businesses that sell alcohol.

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Whittier Daily News

Whittier Police: Shooting victim still in hospital

A 45-year-old bicyclist from Whittier remains hospitalized after he was shot in the right leg and back earlier this week.

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