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  1. Search for justice continues in 2004 slaying of La Puente mother in West CovinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2014 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    WEST COVINA >> By all accounts, Eternity Duvall , a 20-year-old mother of two small children, was simply in the wrong place at the wrong time when she was fatally shot more than 10 years ago in West Covina. The young La Puente woman was killed when she got caught in gunfire outside a West Covina apartment complex where she had gathered with friends on the evening of March 13, 2004, according to West Covina police Detective Brandon Karmann.

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  2. Raking up gun violence, one child at a timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | CNN

    A pre-schooler helps her grandmother rake up leaves outside their residence in La Puente, CA. "Gotta start them out early, or else they'll be out on the streets," said the grandmother.

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  3. Jose Zepeda Stops Orlando Vazquez In Two RoundsRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 17 | Boxing Scene

    ... dropped Vazquez with a barrage of punches, prompting referee Jack Reiss to stop the bout at 2:03. Zepeda, from La Puente, California, improves to 23-0, 20 KOs. Vazquez, from Puerto Rico, drops to 15-6-1, 9 KOs. Saul Rodriguez, one of Top Rank's top ...

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  4. Man suspected of stabbing friend during argument in East ValindaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    The alleged attack took place about 3 p.m. in the area of Valley Boulevard and La Seda Road, in an unincorporated county area surrounded by West Covina, La Puente and Industry, Los Angeles County sheriff's Sgt. David Contreras said.

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  5. Rowland Unifieda s Family Resource Center moves into new La Puente buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    The Family Resource Center staff used to warn visitors about holes in the floor of its old building in La Puente. Today, both the holes and the old center are gone and Rowland Unified is ready to open a new $800,000 building.

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  6. Officials: Three caught in middle of La Puente shoe store robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    LA PUENTE >> Deputies and a keen-eyed employee foiled an armed robbery at a La Puente shoe store late Tuesday, a sheriff's lieutenant said. The incident unfolded about 9 p.m. at Warehouse Shoe Sale, 1081 N. Hacienda Blvd., Los Angeles County sheriff's Lt.

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  7. Downtown La Puente housing density increase comes before council Tuesday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    A heated debate over housing density in La Puente's downtown district will appear in front of the city council for the first time at 7 Tuesday night. The city's zoning plan update resurfaced in July after languishing with no real progress since 2009.

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  8. Pasadena Playhouse Launches Theatre Initiative for Latino Community Mi Historia, Ma ManeraRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... long-term relationships with the Latina/o community. The first four partners include Pasadena City College, La Puente Artwalk, ImaginAction and multi-genre, multi-cultural Grammy winning band Ozomatli. Through a robust partnership with Pasadena City ...

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  9. Sketch Released in Teen Rape CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | NBC Los Angeles

    Sheriff's investigators on Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2015, released this composite sketch of one of three men wanted in connection with the kidnapping and rape of a teen girl in Bassett, near La Puente. Los Angeles County sheriff's detectives Tuesday released a composite sketch of one of three men wanted in connection with the kidnapping and rape of a 15-year-old girl.

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  10. Police: Man tries to strangle wife, breaks leg jumping into wash then texts wife to pick him upRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    A man allegedly tried to kill his wife, broke a leg after jumping into a La Puente flood control wash to escape an officer then texted his estranged spouse to pick him up Sunday, police said, West Covina police think the man was under the influence of methamphetamine. The victim told police the man had been smoking meth at some point that day, according to Lt.

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  11. West Covina boys basketball rally for 70-65 win over Montebello to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 30 | Whittier Daily News

    LA PUENTE >> The West Covina High School boys basketball team held off a furious comeback by Montebello and held on to win 70-65 in a semifinal game of the 50th Annual Nogales Christmas Tournament on Monday night. Trailing by as many as 20 points early in the fourth quarter, the Oilers outscored West Covina 30-15 in the final eight minutes.

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  12. Whittier opens tournament with 52-38 win over La PuenteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | Whittier Daily News

    Anthony Rios #5 of the Whittier Cardinals shoots over a defender during the game against the La Puente Warriors during the Whittier 5th Annual Holiday Tournament game Friday at Whittier High School, in Whittier. WHITTIER >> It's been an impressive start to the season for the Whittier High boys basketball team, which has won one tournament and finished third in another.

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  13. For Hacienda Heights couple Bob and Cathy Jamieson, retirement based...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | Whittier Daily News

    Bob and Cathy Jamieson during the Here Comes Santa event at Manzanita Park in Hacienda Heights on Thursday, Dec. 19, 2014. The couple helps needy students in Hacienda La Puente Unified.

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  14. UC's enrollment guarantee gives students an education to fall back onRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    ... though she had not sought admission there. "I was so happy, I remember dancing in my room. I had a future," the La Puente resident said. The offer, known as referral, is a tenet of the University of California - a guarantee that students who meet ... 3 comments

  15. Report: Dan Haren Pushing for Reunion with AngelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | Halo Hangout

    ... pitcher, Dan Haren , was traded from the Los Angeles Dodgers to the Miami Marlins . The Pepperdine alum, and La Puente, Calif., native was dismayed to learn he will make his new home in South Florida. Since the deal was announced, Haren has been ...

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  16. The Year in Tacos 2014Read the original story

    Dec 22, 2014 | Eater

    ... Tacoteca brings Diaz back into the fold, after pushing restaurants into more suburban areas like Whittier and La Puente. The now-open eatery is already winning hearts and stomachs thanks to dry-aged chorizo tacos, lamb barbecue and lots of other ...

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  17. Passenger dies, driver hurt after car crashes into La Puente power poleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    A passenger was killed and a driver injured when a speeding car crashed into a power pole Thursday night, deputies said. Ed Winter, assistant chief of operations and investigations for the Los Angeles County Department of Coroner, identified the dead man as Juan Rivas, 20, of La Puente. 1 comment

  18. Teenager killed in West Valinda shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    ... took place about 11:40 a.m. at Amar Road and Millbury Avenue , in an unincorporated county area just north of La Puente, Los Angeles County sheriff's officials said. “Detectives have learned that the 17-year-old victim was standing in the ...

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  19. 17-Year-Old Boy Fatally Shot In La PuenteRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... source for news coverage. KNX 1070 is one of the most respected and honored stations in the nation and has [...] LA PUENTE (CBSLA.com) - An investigation is underway in La Puente Friday after authorities say a 17-year-old boy was fatally shot. The ...

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  20. Homicide Investigation Underway In La PuenteRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... [...] LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) - Detectives are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a man in La Puente on Friday. According to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, deputies were sent to the 700 block of Millbury Avenue ... 1 comment

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