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  1. California Higha s new $1.2 million industrial kitchen opens doors for students in WhittierRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Whittier Daily News

    Culinary Academy students cook stir-fry chicken and bok choy during class at the new facility at California High School in Whittier on Wednesday, March 5, 2015. WHITTIER >> Looking very professional in their uniforms, black caps, black pants and double-breasted chef's white's, 14 sophomores prepared chicken with oyster sauce on Wednesday in Cal High's new $1.2 million classroom kitchen.

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

    13 hrs ago | 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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  3. Voter turnout low in San Gabriel Valley, Whittier area electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Pasadena Star-News

    Less than 10 percent of voters turned out in Rosemead and Temple City, with showings of 9.5 percent and 9.8 percent, respectively. Several other city elections interested less than 20 percent of voters.

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  4. Whittier police officers sue, say they were forced to meet quotasRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Los Angeles Times

    Six Whittier police officers are suing the city, saying they faced retaliation when they complained and refused to meet alleged ticket and arrest quotas. Officers Jim Azpilicueta, Anthony Gonzalez, Mike Rosario, Nancy Ogle, Steve Johnson and Cpl.

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  5. Whittier police officers allege retaliation for traffic ticket quota complaintsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Whittier Daily News

    A half-dozen Whittier police officers are suing the city, alleging they were retaliated against with unwarranted scrutiny and other punishment for complaining about having to meet traffic citation quotas. City Manager Jeff Collier did not immediately respond to a request for comment on the Los Angeles Superior Court lawsuit filed by officers Joseph Rivera, Jim Azpilicueta, Anthony Gonzalez, Steve Johnson, Nancy Ogle and Mike Rosario.

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  6. Ten Best Fashion Events In Denver for MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Denver Westword

    ... Marcus in the Cherry Creek Shopping Center Fur Salon, Level Two Stephen Stewart , from Neiman Marcus's studio in Whittier, California, will be available for consulting on how to take your fur or leather article and enhance the garment with a ...

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  7. Driver injured in Whittier carjackingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Whittier Daily News

    A man suffered a broken jaw and numerous bruises after he was attacked by two men and carjacked early Monday morning, police said. The 34-year-old man told officers he was approached by two men as he left a 7-Eleven store on Whittier Boulevard and Redman Avenue around 3 a.m., according to Whittier Police Cpl.

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  8. Whittier Mayora s Prayer Breakfast scores Laker great A.C. GreenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Whittier Daily News

    But being out on the road can also be a time of temptation and failure, says an organizer of the 2015 Whittier Mayor's Prayer Breakfast . This year's breakfast will offer a glimpse of that world from keynote speaker A.C. Green, a three-time NBA championship winner with the Los Angeles Lakers.

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  9. Santa Clarita Valley Sanitation District Chloride Compliance ProjectRead the original story

    Tuesday | Sys-Con Media

    ... 2015, and should be addressed to: Mark Giljum, Sanitation Districts of Los Angeles County, 1955 Workman Mill Road, Whittier, CA 90601 or via email at The Santa Clarita Valley Sanitation District is responsible for the treatment and management of all ...

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  10. San Gabriel Valley voters head to the polls TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    Eleven elections in the San Gabriel Valley and Whittier-areas are scheduled today, including a city council election in Monterey Park that could give it the first all-Chinese council in the country, an initiative that would limit oil drilling in La Habra Heights and a measure to increase the hotel bed tax in Azusa. Polls will open at 7 a.m. and close at 8 p.m., with a couple of exceptions.

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  11. OC Fil-Am Chamber, Tacloban execs, GMA Foundation in fundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Weekend Balita

    ... to drum up support from their fellow Taclobanons at a fundraiser. On March 14, at the Radisson Hotel in Uptown Whittier, the Filipino American Chamber of Commerce, GMA Kapuso Foundation and the provincial executives of Leyte province, one of the ...

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  12. Two injured in Whittier head-on crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Whittier Daily News

    WHITTIER >> Two people suffered serious injuries when a car drifted into opposing traffic on Lambert Road, triggering a head-on crash, police said. A 22-year-old Whittier man was driving a 2003 Acura sedan west on Lambert Road just before the 2 a.m. crash, said Whittier police Lt.

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  13. Man arrested after 4-hour standoff in South WhittierRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Whittier Daily News

    A parolee held deputies at bay for four hours Thursday until they used tear gas and he surrendered, authorities said. The incident started around 8:30 p.m. in the 11900 block of Inez Street which is in the unincorporated county area of South Whittier.

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

    Thursday Feb 26 | Whittier Daily News

    The checkpoint will be held from 7:30 p.m. Friday to 3 a.m. Saturday at an undisclosed location within the city, Whittier police officials said in a written statement. “Over the course of the past three years, DUI collisions have claimed three lives and resulted in 135 injury crashes harming 188 of our friends and neighbors,” according to Sgt.

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  15. Marist Softball Falls to UNCW at Seahawk Softball Spring ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Marist Red Foxes

    ... Duddy (San Mateo Calif.) went 3-for-4 with a run scored and an RBI. Freshman designated player Miranda Perez (Whittier, Calif.) was 2-for-4 with a run scored. Sophomore right fielder Janna Korak (Huntsville, Ala.) had a two-run single in the Red ...

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  16. Barricaded Pico Rivera car theft suspect in custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Whittier Daily News

    ... car fled. It collided with another vehicle at Peck and Rooks roads which is in the unincorporated county area near Whittier. Mendoza said one person in the second vehicle was injured and taken to a hospital. He didn't know the extent of the ...

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  17. Parolee Back Behind Bars After SWAT Standoff in WhittierRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | NBC Los Angeles

    Deputies received a call at around 7:30 p.m. that an ex-convict had a gun at his apartment in the 11900 block of Inez Street, Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department said. When they arrived on the scene the man allegedly refused to surrender, and they had to evacuate the apartment complex as the standoff began.

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  18. Man with machete leads police on pursuit in WhittierRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Whittier Daily News

    A man suspected of assaulting another man with a machete in Whittier led police on a short pursuit Monday afternoon, authorities said At about 2 p.m., the sheriff's Norwalk station received a report of a possible assault with a deadly weapon at Catholic Rainbow Outreach located at 11419 Carmenita Rd., Chavez said. She described it as a halfway home.

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  19. Car Smashes into Dialysis Center in WhittierRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | NBC Los Angeles

    An early morning crash in Whittier Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015 left major damage to a dialysis building and officials looking for the driver who fled the scene. A wrecked white Toyota Avalon sat propped on a sidewalk in front of a dialysis center in Whittier where it was reported the driver crashed into the building and fled the scene. 1 comment

  20. Kevin M. 'Mike' DooleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Daily Gazette

    WHITTIER, California – Kevin Michael "Mike" Dooley, 56, of Whittier, California, formerly of Dixon, died Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015, at home, with his wife of 26 years by his side. Mike waged a valiant battle with cancer that took over his body in late August 2014.

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