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  1. West Whittier family celebrates childrena s recovery after tree accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    It was the last day of spring break and the Castillo family was outside their West Whittier house washing the dog. All of a sudden, a large Maple tree at the edge of the yard toppled over, hitting their 11-year-old son James and trapping their 8-year-old daughter Andrea under one of its branches.

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  2. Four-way tie at Chicoa s Patty Berg Memorial; Laurie Rinker leads Legends TourRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    Maude-Aimee Leblanc (Sherbrooke, Canada), Laura Kueny (Whitehall, Mich.), Lee Lopez (Whittier, Calif.) and Brianna Do (Lakewood, Calif.) will head into the final round of the Chico's Patty Berg Memorial in a four-way tie for the lead at 6-under 210. ...

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  3. One arrested, 11 cited during Whittier checkpointRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Whittier Daily News

    WHITTIER >> Police made one arrest for intoxicated driving and issued 11 tickets during a checkpoint late Friday into early Saturday, officials said. Police also impounded a car and cited its driver for driving on a suspended license, the lieutenant said.

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  4. Whittier police plan checkpoint FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Whittier Daily News

    The checkpoint will take place between 7:30 p.m. Friday and 3 a.m. Saturday at an undisclosed location within Whittier, Whittier police officials said in a written statement. Over the past three years, DUI-related crashed in Whittier have resulted in three deaths and 188 injuries, Sgt.

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  5. Octuplet fertility doctor under investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... broadcast on the "Today" show on Monday, Feb. 9 and "Dateline" on Tuesday, Feb. 10. (AP Photo/NBC, Paul Drinkwater) Whittier resident Ulyses Gutierrez holds a sign that reads "No More Babys" outside the home of the Suleman family in Whittier, Calif. ...

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  6. Little Girl Nearly Killed By Big Tree In Whittier Is Home From HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS Local

    ... severe injuries three weeks ago when a 60-year-old tree fell on top of her and her brother in their front yard in Whittier. "My daughter right now, it's her recovery that will be the longest," her mother said. "Hopefully in four months, we will ...

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  7. Whittier City Council to consider voting districts MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    WHITTIER – Nine months after voters approved district-based voting for city elections, the City Council on Monday is expected to make a decision on the make-up of what will be four voting districts. The council will have four maps from its consultant, Dave Ely, and five others submitted from residents to consider.

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  8. Children briefly trapped after tree falls into Whittier yardRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Whittier Daily News

    Just before 11:30 a.m., Los Angeles County Fire Department officials and sheriff's deputies responded to a report of two people trapped under a four-foot round branch outside a home in the 3900 block of Croton Avenue, said Sgt. Don Nichiporuk, of the Pico Rivera sheriff's station.

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  9. Brush fire breaks out on Colima Road in WhittierRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Whittier Daily News

    Firefighters battle a 3-acre brush fire in the Whittier Conservancy land along Colima Road in Whittier on Thursday, April 16, 2015. He said no one was injured in the fire which broke out just after 10 a.m. on Colima Road, north of Mar Vista Street.

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  10. Whittier High auditorium closed while pipe organ, air conditioning installedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Whittier Daily News

    Juan Anzaldo shows where air conditioning units are to be installed at the Vic Lopez Auditorium at Whittier High School in Whittier on Thursday, April 9, 2015. A pipe organ is also being installed in the auditorium that will reopen on August 10th.

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  11. VIDEO: Miss Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach is crownedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    ... Long Beach was crowned last night as part of Thunder Thursday's activities . The winner was Natasha Alhandy-Shaw of Whittier. The first runner up was Alliyah Becerra of Downey, and Long Beach resident Erika Abke came in as second runner up.

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  12. DeWeber, Audrey ElaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Marion Star

    ... June 7, 2010, just five days before he passed away on June 12. Dick and Audrey raised their two children in Whittier, California and moved to Marion with their son and wife in 2009 where they were active members of Marion's First Church of the ...

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  13. La Sernaa s Jamie Wren enjoying another solid seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Whittier Daily News

    WHITTIER >> La Serna High School's Jamie Wren has been one of the top softball players in the area over the past three seasons, and she's continued to live up to that billing this season. Wren, who had a break-out year in the circle last season, is again a key ingredient for the Lancers, who are seeking to get back to the CIF-Southern Section Division 3 title game after losing to region rival St. Paul last season.

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  14. Crews Work To Contain Small Brush Fire In WhittierRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | CBS Local

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  15. Firefighters battle 3-acre brush fire in Whittier as winds blowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Los Angeles Times

    Firefighters are battling a three-acre brush fire burning uphill in Whittier while strong Santa Ana winds continue to batter parts of Los Angeles County. The Los Angeles County Fire Department deployed 107 firefighters and water-dropping helicopters to combat flames burning east of Mar Vista Street and South Colima Road, Fire Inspector Randall Wright said.

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  16. Man shot to death in Santa Fe SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Whittier Daily News

    Coroner's spokesman Craig Harvey identified the dead man as Andrew Steven Lane, 23, of Whittier. Records show his birthday is this Saturday Whittier police Lt.

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  17. Man is fatally shot in Santa Fe SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Los Angeles Times

    ... before 7 p.m., a man in his early 20s walking near Painter Avenue and Barton Circle was shot numerous times, Whittier police Lt. Bryan Ellis said. Witnesses told police that before the shooting, the gunman pulled up to the victim in a silver compact ...

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  18. Man Shot, Killed In Santa Fe SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | CBS Local

    ... (CBSLA.com) - Authorities say a man was fatally shot while walking along a street in Santa Fe Springs. Police in Whittier said the man was walking along the street when he was confronted by a person, who exited a small silver car that had driven up. ...

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  19. Whittier Councilman Fernando Dutra elected mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Whittier Daily News

    WHITTIER >> When Councilman Fernando Dutra was elected mayor Tuesday by the City Council, it represented the end of an era. Beginning in 2016, voters will elect the mayor for a two-year term and the four council members by district for four-year terms.

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  20. Whittier councilmana s wife dies of Lou Gehriga s diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Pasadena Star-News

    WHITTIER >> Sandy Vinatieri, wife of Whittier City Councilman Joe Vinatieri, has died, nearly four years after she was diagnosed with ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's disease, her family announced. “We had 3 1/2 years to prepare for it and had the fun helping with their bucket list,” said Melanie Bickley, a friend of the family and a Whittier real estate broker.

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