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  1. Ex-fugitive accused of rape, slaying in Norwalk returned to Los Angeles for trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    NORWALK >> A man accused of sexually assaulting and fatally stabbing his disabled neighbor in Norwalk before fleeing to Guatemala returned to the U.S. Friday to face charges, authorities said. Luis Fernando Diofron, also known as Luis Fernando Diofron Lemus, 22, was extradited back to Los Angeles County via LAX following his Dec. 4 arrest in Guatemala, FBI spokeswoman Laura Eimiller said.

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  2. La Mirada High students race boats to learn about alternative energyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    The old wood-shop class is out at La Mirada High School, ushering in a new focus on alternative-energy sources and more environmentally oriented construction. It's why students in teacher Ken Yoshioka's green construction/alternative classes built catamaran sailboats, turned them into boats powered by two double-A batteries and, on Monday, tested their craft in races.

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  3. Two detained in Azusa after high-speed chase on 605, 210 freewaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    AZUSA >> Two suspects were detained at a Target store after leading sheriff's deputies on a high-speed chase on the northbound 605 and eastbound 210 freeways Thursday. At 11:49 a.m., Norwalk sheriff's station deputies received a report of a stolen vehicle in the area of Mulberry Drive and Mills Avenue in unincorporated Whittier, said Sgt.

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  4. Central Basin Municipal Water Districta s recycled water price to increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    LA HABRA HEIGHTS >> Central Basin Municipal Water District customers could be paying thousands of dollars more for recycled water as the result of a new 25-year agreement with its supplier. The Central Basin Municipal Water District board Monday approved the contract with Sanitation Districts of Los Angeles County that calls for a 50 percent increase in price to be phased in over the next five years.

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  5. Norwalk-La Mirada school board to determine priorities for school bond projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    NORWALK >> Officials in the Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School District are divided over how they should prioritize spending for a voter-approved $375 million bond issue. “Now comes the hard part,” said former La Mirada Councilman Pete Dames, who opposed the bond.

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  6. Norwalk to receive 15 acres of former jet fuel tank farm for recreational useRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2015 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    NORWALK – The city will receive 15 acres of the 51-acre former Norwalk Tank Farm now that President Barack Obama has signed the National Defense Authorization Act. This was the last step in a 20-year effort by city officials to get the property cleaned up and at least part of it turned over to Norwalk, said Norwalk City Manager Mike Egan.

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  7. Ozzy Foundation in Whittier helps pet owners pay for vet billsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    WHITTIER >> The Ozzy Foundation, a Whittier-based nonprofit dedicated to helping families with costly veterinary bills, has been awarded a $5,000 grant from the ASPCA. “Health care decisions for a pet should be based on quality of life, not financial costs,” said Maria Claver, founder and president of Ozzy.

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  8. Man arrested in Guatemala in connection with brutal 2012 slaying of Norwalk womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    Luis Diofron, 22, was arrested Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014, in connection with the fatal stabbing of Denise Battey, 50, of Norwalk at her home on Aug. 10, 2012. NORWALK >> Authorities arrested a man in Guatemala early Thursday in connection with the brutal stabbing death of a 50-year-old woman at her Norwalk home in 2012, officials and the victim's sister said.

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  9. Nearly 100 soldiers welcomed home from Afghanistan tour in BellRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2014 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    BELL >> Families joyfully reunited in Bell on Saturday as nearly 100 Army Reserve soldiers returned home following a nine-month deployment in Afghanistan. Eight-seven members of the 730th Transportation Company and 12 members of the 376th Human Resources Company were greeted by loved ones and thanked by military brass when they gathered at the Army Reserve Center for a ceremony to mark the completion of their tour of duty.

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  10. Man arrested in Guatemala in connection with brutal 2012 slaying of Norwalk womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    Luis Diofron, 22, was arrested Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014, in connection with the fatal stabbing of Denise Battey, 50, of Norwalk at her home on Aug. 10, 2012. NORWALK >> Authorities arrested a man in Guatemala early Thursday in connection with the brutal stabbing death of a 50-year-old woman at her Norwalk home in 2012, officials and the victim's sister said.

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  11. Election 2014: Mario Guerra, Tony Mendoza face off for 32nd California Senate District seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    The 32nd state Senate District in most years would be considered a safe Democratic seat but not in 2014, when some big bucks are being spent by the two candidates in advance of Tuesday's election. About $1.5 million has been spent by or on behalf of Downey Councilman Mario Guerra, 55, the Republican candidate seeking the seat held by termed-out Ron Calderon.

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  12. Today is the last day to register for the November 4 electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    Voter registration forms are available at libraries, post offices and many government offices and can be dropped off at the Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder's headquarters at 12400 Imperial Highway in Norwalk.

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  13. Man killed in Norwalk shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    Los Angeles County Sheriff's detectives are investigating a shooting Monday that left a man dead, Norwalk Sheriff's Station officials said. Deputies responded to the shooting around 3:45 p.m. in the 12700 block of Rexton Street, Lt.

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