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  1. Whittier puts limits on outdoor wateringRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Whittier Daily News

    WHITTIER >> Citing a state requirement to cut water usage by 20 percent, city officials have put limits on outdoor watering. Public Works Director David Pelser has issued emergency rules limiting outdoor irrigation to three days a week and also designating the days for watering.

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  2. Bumble Bee Foods, 2 ex-employees deny charges in death of worker...Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Whittier Daily News

    ... oven at the company's Santa Fe Springs plant. The company along with former safety manager Saul Florez, 47, of Whittier and former director of plant operations Angel Rodriguez, 63, were each charged last month with three felony counts of willful ...

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  3. The Oncology Institute of Hope and Innovation offers chemotherapy orientation to new patientsRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | PR Log

    PRLog - May 27, 2015 - The Oncology Institute of Hope and Innovation offers chemotherapy orientation to all new patients. These classes are held once a month in the Whittier, Downey, Lakewood, and Glendale locations.

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  4. Whittier City Council votes to place Latino district on 2016 ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Whittier Daily News

    WHITTIER >> The City Council voted unanimously Tuesday to put the city council district, which has the highest percentage of Latinos, and the east Whittier district on the 2016 ballot. Councilwoman Cathy Warner, who lives in District 3, said Wednesday she hasn't decided if she will seek re-election.

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  5. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | KFI

    ... causing death. Also charged with the same counts are the company's former safety manager Saul Florez, 42, of Whittier, and its director of plant operations, Angel Rodriguez, 63, of Riverside, who also pleaded not guilty. Jose Melena, 62, entered a ...

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  6. No charges for Whittier man arrested on child molestation allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Whittier Daily News

    WHITTIER >> Prosecutors Wednesday declined to file criminal charges against a Whittier man arrested last week on suspicion of child molestation, citing insufficient evidence, authorities said. Whittier police arrested Joseph Anthony Teixeira, 68, Friday on suspicion of molesting a girl over the course of three years, Whittier police officials said in a written statement.

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  7. How an Innocent "Battle Of The Sexes" Game at This High School Became a Sexist NightmareRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Seventeen

    The "Battle of the Sexes" is a borderline antiquated high school tradition that's done by separating students into "boys" and "girls" to either debate a topic or play a sport. It sounds innocent enough, but at an assembly this week at La Serna High School in Whittier, California, things got pretty out of hand.

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  8. InventHelp Client Develops System for Managing LuggageRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    "I was at the baggage claim at the airport, waiting for my luggage on the carousel, and it occurred to me how all of the bags look the same," said an inventor from Whittier, Calif. "I thought that there had to be a more modern and efficient way to figure out which is mine."

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  9. Families Protest Abusive Foreclosure Practices of Wells Fargo BankRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | IndyMedia

    Families feeling the abusive foreclosure practices of Wells Fargo occupied bank branches in both Whittier and Studio City on Saturday, April 25, 2015. Members of Occupy Fights Foreclosures and the Alliance of Californians for Community Empowerment asked local branch managers to forward letters describing violations of the California Homeowner Bill of Rights to Wells Fargo headquarters.

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  10. New owners look to maintain, improve Cottonwood golf courseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Verde Independent

    Les Funderberg from Whittier California gets ready to swing at Coyote Trails Golf Course on Thursday. Funderberg says there are a lot of reasons why he enjoys the course.

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  11. Whittier man arrested for allegedly molesting 9-year-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Whittier Daily News

    A 68-year-old Whittier man was arrested Friday after he allegedly molested a 9-year-old over the course of three years, police said. Joseph Anthony Teixeira was arrested at 7:15 a.m. at his home in the 13500 block of Philadelphia Street, according to a Whittier Police Department statement posted on the city website Saturday.

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  12. Is the Earth trying to tell us something about oil?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Whittier Daily News

    ... hours Tuesday before it was shut off, creating a slick some 4 miles long about 20 miles west of Santa Barbara. Whittier oil and gas drilling site in the Whittier Hills show a large hole or well cellar with steel rebar sticking up. An orange ...

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  13. The Green Way: Is the Earth trying to tell us something about oil?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Whittier Daily News

    ... was shut off, creating a slick some 4 miles long about 20 miles west of Santa Barbara. AP Photo/Michael A. Mariant Whittier oil and gas drilling site in the Whittier Hills show a large hole or well cellar with steel rebar sticking up. An orange ...

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  14. Magnitude-3.3 earthquake hits Baldwin HillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    BALDWIN HILLS >> A magnitude 3.3 earthquake hit the Baldwin Hills at 10:06 a.m. today, according to an automated report from the Southern California Earthquake Center. Persons as far east as Whittier told the USGS they felt it, and it was widely felt from Mulholland Drive south to Torrance, generally west of the Harbor Freeway.

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  15. 3.3-Magnitude Earthquake Hits Baldwin Hills AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | My FOX LA

    A magnitude 3.3 earthquake hit the Baldwin Hills at 10:06 a.m. Saturday, according to an automated report from the Southern California Earthquake Center. Persons as far east as Whittier told the USGS they felt it, and it was widely felt from Mulholland Drive south to Torrance, generally west of the Harbor Freeway.

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  16. Disabled L.A. man's desire to vote leads to probe of alleged state violationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Los Angeles Times

    Stephen Lopate and his mother, Teresa Thompson, outside Lopate's school in Whittier. Lopate lost his right to vote after Thompson said he was unable to fill out forms on his own.

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  17. Bruce W. RutledgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Log Cabin Democrat

    Bruce W. Rutledge, 65, of Whittier, Calif., passed away Tuesday, May 5, 2015. He was born Oct. 15, 1949, in Jonesboro, Ark., to Winfred J. Rutledge and Arlena Jane Rutledge.

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  18. Orchard Supply Hardware expected to open store in WhittierRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Whittier Daily News

    The lots of the former Cadillac and Ford dealerships are vacant on the 15300-block of Whittier Boulevard in Whittier on Thursday. According to city officials, Orchard Supply Hardware is expected to open a new store on the site.

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  19. Solo crash in Santa Fe Springs sends driver to hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Whittier Daily News

    A Whittier man suffered a collapsed lung and other injuries after his car struck a sign and some trees early Wednesday morning. Whittier Police Lt.

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  20. Ceremony in South Whittier honors Los Angeles Countya s fallen peace officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Whittier Daily News

    LAPD officer Richard Medina, right, escorts Sonia Sanchez, wife of fallen LAPD officer Roberto Sanchez, prepares to lays a rose in memory of her husband during the 46th Annual Los Angeles County Peace Officers' Memorial Ceremony at the STARS Center in Whittier to commemorate the peace officers who made the ultimate sacrifice while serving the residents of the county on Wednesday May 20, 2015. New names added to the wall this year include Covina police Officer Jordan Corder, LAPD Officer Robert C. Sanchez.

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