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Friday, July 28, 2017
LONG BEACH, California, July 27, 2017 — Inexplicably, sometimes people just have bad days. Coaches have them, players have them, parents have them, even reporters have them (inexcusably, I missed the entire first inning because of traffic and because I lingered a little too long earlier in the day, picking out a bougainvillea  at Lincoln […]
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LA VERNE, Calif., June 1, 2017 — LaVerneOnline sat down for nearly a full hour with first-year Police Chief Nick Paz, who graciously accepted our invitation for an interview. He didn’t request to see the questions in advance or to edit the responses before they were posted. It was just two people talking — a […]
LA VERNE, Calif., May 29, 2017 — In October 2005 when the Humvee he was riding in drove over and detonated an improvised explosive device or IED, U.S. Army Sergeant Bryan Anderson was hurled to the ground. When he tried to wipe away the blood from his face with his left hand, he discovered he didn’t […]
MONROVIA, Calif., May 31, 2017 — Nothing turns out a crowd at 8 a.m. quite like free coffee, tea, pastries, breath-mint tchotchkes  … and the opportunity to win a piece of the nearly $1.4 billion in business up for grabs when the six-station Foothill Gold Line light rail project from Glendora to Montclair breaks ground in […]
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Before the start of Sunday’s Little League divisional contest between La Verne and Long Beach at Stearns Champions Park in Long Beach, the city of La Verne was having an identity crisis. While everyone knew where Long Beach was (indeed, the city is home to the Queen Mary and back-to-back Little League World Series champions […]
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Attention all bodybuilders, beauty pageant contestants, brides and grooms, wedding party members, island-bound vacationers, job applicants, high school and college alumni off to their reunions, and anyone else who wants to sport a vibrant,vigorous sun-kissed glow while instantly looking seven pounds thinner and being able to conceal, at least temporarily, everything from cellulite to varicose […]
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LV Vibe
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LA VERNE, Calif., June 4, 2017 — In today’s YouTube world, the most coveted title on Bonita High School campus may no longer be high school quarterback, prom queen, or class valedictorian, but rather, staff member on “The Pawse,” a fast-paced, comedic, student-run video concluding its second memorable season.   Comprising the staff for the […]
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ABCs
A Brief Collection of school events in La Verne.
LONG BEACH, Calif., June 6, 2017 — For me, that stretch of the 405 from Long Beach to points north until you reach Playa Vista and Culver City has always been a dead zone, culinarily speaking. It’s uncharted, unfamiliar territory, so I customarily ride out this section of roadway staying securely in my car, hunger […]
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