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  1. 100th birthdayRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Journal-Advocate

    ... the family requests no gifts, but remembrances of times together. Elaine is the mother of Joanne Holtz and Ron of Whittier, Calif., and Pam Stumpf and Gordon of Sterling. She has seven grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. The Sterling Area ...

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  2. Whittier standoff ends peacefully as suspect surrenders, hostage mostly unharmedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Press-Telegram

    ... County Sheriff's Department convinced the man to surrender, according to Officer Brad White, spokesman for the Whittier Police Department. Jameson's wife suffered minor injuries to her face and was taken to a local hospital. She left the site with ...

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  3. 12.5-Hour Standoff Ends Peacefully In WhittierRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... the release of a woman and the arrest of a male suspect, police said. The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, Whittier police and a SWAT team were sent to the scene, officials said. "Through several hours of negotiation, the suspect released ...

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  4. Whittier standoff with hostage ends peacefullyRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | KABC LA

    A man who reportedly barricaded himself in a Whittier apartment and held a woman hostage for about 12 hours peacefully surrendered Friday morning to police, officials said.

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  5. Mexican authorities hand Chino, L.A. County stabbing suspect over to U.S. officialsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Redlands Daily Facts

    ... Station for arrest warrants and a parole violation. He allegedly tried to kill two relatives and a friend in Whittier, Pico Rivera and Chino in December, authorities said. The first assault took place Dec. 3 at the home of a family member in the ...

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  6. Around Whittier, April 18Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | Whittier Daily News

    ... of Foreign Wars Post 9148 is hosting a dinner fundraiser at 6 p.m. today at the post, 13932 Valley View Ave. The Whittier Area Macintosh Users Group will meet from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday at Grace Church, 12722 Woods Ave. AARP and the Small Business ...

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  7. Police: Man holed-up inside Whittier apartment may have hostageRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Whittier Daily News

    Los Angeles County Sheriff SWAT team and Whittier Police Dept. in front of an apartment building with a barricaded suspect and possible hostage along the 7900 block of Bright Ave. in Whittier, Calif., on Thursday, April 17, 2014.

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  8. Whittier joins effort to attract aerospace industriesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Whittier Daily News

    ... golden age of post-war optimism, a strong manufacturing sector and high-paying employment. “We want to make Whittier a jobs-friendly city,” said Councilman Joe Vinatieri, who is leading the City Council's efforts. Whittier has joined ...

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  9. Armed man believed to have hostages in Whittier apartmentRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Whittier Daily News

    WHITTIER >> Police responded en masse to a Whittier neighborhood where a man armed with a knife and possibly a gun was feared to have hostages inside an apartment, authorities said.

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  10. Longtime Whittier resident known as a Mr. Fix-Ita dies at 90Read the original story

    23 hrs ago | Whittier Daily News

    WHITTIER >> Hunter Smith, who gave hundreds of children joy throughout the years by giving them handmade toys, has died.

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  11. Elaine Mangels -- 100th birthdayRead the original story

    Yesterday | Journal-Advocate

    ... the family requests no gifts, but remembrances of times together. Elaine is the mother of Joanne Holtz and Ron of Whittier, Calif., and Pam Stumpf and Gordon of Sterling. She has seven grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Outreach Team open ...

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  12. Ezaki Dentistry, Whittier, CA Weighs in on New Technologies in DentistryRead the original story

    Wednesday | Examiner.com

    Imaging has long played a big role in dental work, points out Dr. Ramsey Ezaki, of Ezaki Dentistry , Whittier, California.

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  13. Kung fu tournament coming to Rio Hondo College in WhittierRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    Shaolin Kung Fu Master Monks demonstrate their skills as they announce a United Shaolin Kung Fu Tournament at Rio Hondo College in Whittier on Wednesday April 16, 2014.

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  14. All-Area Girls Basketball: Santa Fea s Vivian Lara named player of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Whittier Daily News

    The Whittier Daily News All-Area Player of the Year led her team in nearly every significant category during the 2013-14 season, from points to rebounds and steals .

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  15. Whittier Area Clergy and Rose Hills Extend Easter Sunrise TraditionRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | PRWeb

    Rose Hills and Whittier Area Clergy Association welcomes the public to San Gabriel Valley's largest and longest running Easter Sunrise Service at 6:00 a.m. inside Gate One of the Memorial Park.

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  16. Whittier College student hit by car, injured in front of schoolRead the original story

    Yesterday | Whittier Daily News

    A Whittier College student was injured Wednesday after she was hit by a car in front of the school, Whittier police officials said.

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  17. Eclipse lovers treated to rare 'blood moon'Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | CTV

    ... ea. (Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel / Mike De Sisti) An airliner crosses the moon's path, Monday, April 14, 2014, above Whittier, Calif., approximately one hour before a total lunar eclipse. (AP / Nick Ut)

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  18. Cathy Warner named Whittier mayorRead the original story

    Wednesday | Whittier Daily News

    WHITTIER >> Cathy Warner has once again been selected to serve as mayor. She was first elected to the city council in 2004.

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  19. Judge sets trial date in Whittier voter rights lawsuitRead the original story

    Wednesday | Whittier Daily News

    LOS ANGELES >> A judge today scheduled a non-jury trial for next year to determine whether the city of Whittier should establish voting districts instead of using an at-large balloting system.

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  20. New Titanic attraction fills an...Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Star-Progress

    ... ocean liner. Sarah Meals of Long Beach portrays Emily Goldsmith, a third-class passenger, and Eric Cajiuat of Whittier plays Anthony Wood Frost, a member of the shipbuilder's group, at Titanic The Experience. Dinner begins at 7:30 p.m. in a private ...

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