Going with the flow: Septic tanks combine physics and biology to breakdown waste.
Talk about sticker shock! When Glendora Realtor Marty Rodriguez and her neighbor inquired about replacing their 30-year-old septic tanks and connecting their ranch-style homes to the city sewer system, they got an estimate for $150,000, or $75,000 apiece. Despite the exorbitant estimate, they decided to green-light the project. “It would cost even more to repair […]
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This pride-of-ownership three-bedroom home on 3379 Logan St. is located in a popular area of La Verne, close to shopping and city parks. Besides great curb appeal, it features beautiful gleaming hardwood floors, newer windows, tile roof, and newer air conditioning and a water softener. The kitchen is a large family style kitchen with a newer stainless […]
La Verne, Calif., has been listed in the current issue of Family Circle magazine as one of the “10 Best Towns for Families.” Family Circle is the nation’s ninth largest magazine with a circulation of more than 5 million readers. “In our yearly roundup of perfect places to raise kids, we salute these communities for […]
Mary Stratton (not her real name), a divorced mother of two, was out $5,900 after writing a check to cover the first and last month’s rent and the security deposit on a 3-bedroom, 2-bath Upland, Calif., home she thought she was leasing from the nice homeowner who handed her the keys. It turns out the […]
Before the June 8 primary election this week, there was another important vote that may ultimately have a bigger impact on La Verne than who residents think will make the best Governor, U.S. Senator or 59th District assembly person. On Monday, June 7, the City of La Verne tallied the ballots of homeowners from Rancho […]
It’s never too late to learn about the birds and the bees.   In my case, I noticed our beagle Sport was no longer retreating to the cozy comfort of his dog house at night. The next morning, walking past a few swarming bees, I ducked my head inside his normally happy home and saw […]