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  1. Whittier School Locked Down After Boy Walks In With Stab WoundsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... about 9:40 a.m. It's not clear whether the boy's wounds, which were not life threatening, were inflicted on campus, Whittier police Officer Bradley White said. "He's being cooperative, White said. It's not known if the boy is enrolled as a student ...

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  2. Frontier High School in Whittier on lockdown after student is stabbedRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Whittier Daily News

    The unidentified person was stabbed at 9:40 a.m. near 9401 Painter Ave., in the left shoulder and arm an unknown amount of times, Ofc. Brad White said.

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  3. Home prices on S&P/Case-Shiller index dip in June. That's a good thing.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Christian Science Monitor

    A sign in front of a home for sale in Whittier, Calif. Home prices in the US fell slightly in June, according to Standard & Poor's release of the S&P/Case-Shiller index of home prices for July on Tuesday.

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  4. Woodland Cemetery conserves water by cutting back on useRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Democrat

    ... to do this," she said. "They usually let the grass die and the weeds take over." Rose Hills Memorial Park in Whittier has other plans. The largest cemetery in North America, Rose Hills will celebrate its 100th anniversary by completing a transition ...

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  5. US home prices rise 8.1 per cent in June; smallest increase in more than 18 monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 680News

    This Aug. 14, 2014 photo shows a sign in front of a home for sales in Whittier, Calif.

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  6. US home price gains slow in JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Miami Herald

    ... of death. To place it online click here . This Aug. 14, 2014 photo shows a sign in front of a home for sales in Whittier, Calif. Standard & Poor's releases the S&P/Case-Shiller index of home prices for July on Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014. The Standard & ...

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  7. Whittier chosen as host city for 2015 Special Olympics athletesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Whittier Daily News

    Joann Klonowski and Lizzie Lejsek are presented a medal and proclamation by Whittier Mayor Pro Tem Fernando Dutra and Whittier Police Captain Mike Davis during the announcement event for the Special Olympics World Games Los Angeles 2015 at Parnell Park in Whittier.

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  8. California family buries remains of veteran killed in 1952Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | New York Daily News

    Eleanor Yeager, 84, Engolf Hagen's sister, reaches from her wheelchair and touches the box with her brother's remains during a burial ceremony at Rose Hills Memorial Park in Whittier, Calif.

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  9. Gold Line Eastside Extension II: First Look at Plan to Take the Gold Line to El Monte or WhittierRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 23 | Yahoo!

    Today Metro released its huge draft environmental impact report on a plan to extend the Gold Line from East LA out to either Whittier or El Monte .

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  10. Gold Line Eastside project environmental document releasedRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | Pasadena Star-News

    ... CA 90640 • Tuesday, Sept. 30; 5:30 p.m.: open house. Public hearing: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Uptown Whittier Senior Center, 13225 Walnut Street, Whittier, CA 90602 • Wednesday, Oct. 1; 5:30 p.m.: open house. Public hearing: 6 p.m. to 8 ...

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  11. Signal Hill man given two life sentences in killings of Long Beach and Whittier menRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | Press-Telegram

    ... 2007 killing of 67-year-old Long Beach resident Ronald Henry and the June 1996 killing of 48-year-old Hal Shaw of Whittier. Throughout the trial, prosecutor Julian Recana argued that Means killed the two men for petty cash and that the two killings ...

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  12. Whittier woman born on New Mexico Indian reservation turns 100Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | Whittier Daily News

    Adeline Linn, left, greets family and friends as she celebrates her 100th birthday at Emeritus Chateau Whittier in Whittier, Calif., on Friday, Aug. 22, 2014.

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  13. Tapes of Richard Nixon recounting resignation released by libraryRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    ... likely we'll learn a more nuanced and sophisticated understanding of Nixon from Gannon's material.” Whittier resident Barbara Stone, professor emeritus of political science at Cal State Fullerton, isn't so sure the tapes will produce anything ...

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  14. Jeffrey Means sentenced to life in prison for 1996, 2007 murders in Whittier, Long BeachRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | Press-Telegram

    ... 2007 killing of 67-year-old Long Beach resident Ronald Henry, and the June 1996 killing of 48-year-old Hal Shaw of Whittier. Henry-Ball addressed the court, recalling that her father was killed a short time before Christmas in 2007 and shortly after ...

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  15. LA Metro Releases Draft EIS on Proposed Eastside Rail ExtensionRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | Mass Transit

    ) on a proposed extension of the Gold Line light rail system from East Los Angeles to either South El Monte or Whittier was released Aug. 22 by the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) . A public comment period is open ...

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  16. Whittier police seize more than 1,200 marijuana plants in houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    ... They were responding to a call of a downed wire arcing in the 12000 block of South Circle Drive at 12:33 a.m. Whittier Police spokesman Officer Bradley White said firefighters followed the wire to a residence in the 11800 block of South Circle ...

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  17. Los Lonely Boys Front Man Sues for InjuriesRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 | Courthouse News Service

    ... ach of contract and loss of consortium. He is represented by Leighton Anderson, with Bewley, Lassleben & Miller, of Whittier. VenueTech did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

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  18. Freshmen tour Rio Hondo College campus in Whittier during orientationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    New students tour the campus during freshman orientation at Rio Hondo College in Whittier on Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014.

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  19. Whittier soldier sends his love to his family, Angels baseballRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Whittier Daily News

    Whittier resident SPC Jaime Torres of the Army Reserve Unit, 730th Transportation Company who is deployed in Bagram, Afghanistan, sent home a video greeting his family.

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  20. California cemeteries dig deep to save waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Grist Magazine

    ... let the grass die and the weeds take over." Other cemeteries throughout the state, like Rose Hills Memorial Park in Whittier, are considering transitioning out of fresh water and opting for watering their grounds with recycled water, instead. For ...

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