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Here are all the improvements coming to Bonita High School’s football stadium  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

Bonita High's football team will get a change of scenery this season while the home stadium undergoes a $7.2 million renovation. When the project is completed ...



School Threat Does Not Close Bonita High School In La Verne  Patch.com

School Threat In La Verne Class Still In Session - Claremont-La Verne, CA - Did you send your child to school Friday? A school threat released by La Verne's ...



UCSB Gauchos—and The Big West—On The Rise In CWPA Varsity Women's Polo Poll  Swimming World Magazine

So far this season Serela Kay and the UCSB Gauchos have been the darlings of the still-young NCAA varsity women's water polo season.



Outrage after California HS magazine cartoons depict Trump as Nazi, police as KKK members: report  Fox News

Police and parents in California were reportedly outraged after students at a high school magazine published cartoons depicting President Donald Trump as a ...



High School newspaper under fire for image of police officer in KKK hood  TheGrio

Parents are outraged at California school after a controversial picture of a police officer in a KKK hood pointing a gun at a Black kid with a bag of candy was ...



Parents Are Not Amused After School Paper Depicts Trump as a Nazi, Police as Klansmen  Atlanta Black Star

Students at a California high school are facing backlash after their student-run magazine published images depicting President Donald Trump as a Nazi and a ...



13 students fall ill after ingesting ‘unknown substance’ at Bonita High School in La Verne  The San Gabriel Valley Tribune

LA VERNE >> Thirteen students at Bonita High School in La Verne fell ill Thursday after ingesting an unknown substance, police said. The incident was first ...



'It was like if somebody had grabbed' the house: 4.4 quake rattles Southland  Los Angeles Times

A shallow magnitude 4.4 earthquake was reported Tuesday evening two miles from La Verne, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The quake occurred at ...



Damien’s huge boys basketball tournament starts day after Christmas  The San Gabriel Valley Tribune

In a relatively short time, The Classic at Damien has become one of the elite high school boys basketball tournaments in Southern California. In past years ...



‘Almost real’ accident at Bonita High targets teen drunken driving  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

LA VERNE >> As 20 “living dead” teens and the Grim Reaper walked across campus Thursday, other Bonita High School students stopped, gasped and ...



Rancho Cucamonga boys basketball tops Bonita to roll into second round  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

LA VERNE — A fast start to a strong third quarter lifted the Rancho Cucamonga boys basketball team over Bonita 77-58 in the first round of the CIF-SS Division ...



Bonita High School Class of 2014 Graduation  San Gabriel Valley Tribune

Class Valedictorian Eduardo Gonzalez speaking. Bonita High School Graduation held at Citrus College Stadium, June 5, 2014. (Mike Mullen photo).



School Sells Out Students' First Amendment Rights, Apologizes And Deletes Article Containing Controversial Images  Techdirt

This line of thinking can never be reinforced too often by public officials: the First Amendment is great but only if your speech doesn't offend someone powerful.



Glenn Davis momento joins his Heisman Trophy at Bonita  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

LA VERNE >> A tribute to Bonita High School's most famous athlete became even grander last weekend. A football with Glenn Davis' signature was given to the ...



Bonita High hires Ryan Marcos as baseball coach  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

Ryan Marcos, 35, has been named head baseball coach at Bonita High, succeeding Samuel Lopez, who lasted just a year. Marcos was a finalist for the position ...



Back off, pickers: How one man’s collection became rescued — and treasured — by local historians  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

Galen S. Beery was a prolific collector with an intense passion for documenting history. Which meant he saved everything. “He grew up in La Verne and he was ...



Bonita principal Bob Ketterling set records, and so did students  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

LA VERNE >> “Mr. Ketterling's here? Where?” shouted students as classmates spread the word during La Verne's Fourth of July parade. Spying him on D Street, ...



July 4th fireworks: Where to find the Inland Empire’s biggest shows  Press-Enterprise

With America celebrating its 242nd birthday on the Fourth of July, it's a time for parades, picnics, patriotic fun and, of course, fireworks. Here's a list of the biggest ...



In La Verne, smiles and tears for Las Vegas shooting victim Jordyn Rivera  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

Choking back tears, friends of Jordyn Rivera on Saturday remembered a young woman who was always happy. “The girl always had a smile on her face,” said ...



Last-minute guide to July 4th fireworks shows in San Gabriel Valley  The San Gabriel Valley Tribune

Sign up for The Localist, our daily email newsletter with handpicked stories relevant to where you live. Subscribe here. La Verne: 7-9:30 p.m., Bonita High ...



Bonita High School selects Joe Hanson as new assistant principal  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

On Wednesday night, the Bonita Unified School District Board of Education named Joe Hanson, a veteran administrator known for pioneering partnerships and ...



New Bonita Unified school gyms will enhance education, fitness, athletics  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

SAN DIMAS >> Bonita Unified School District moves forward on capital improvements started a decade ago and continues construction of two gymnasiums at ...



South Hills baseball takes over first place with 11-inning win  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

LA VERNE >> Junior Johnny Dearth of South Hills came up big for his team on Wednesday, in more ways than one. He started Wednesday's Palomares League ...



Angels promote Jeremy Reed to hitting coach  Los Angeles Times

The Angels have promoted Jeremy Reed to the major-league staff and named him new manager Brad Ausmus' hitting coach. Reed, who has served the last two ...



Music is calling for gifted Bonita High teenager  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

LA VERNE >> When he was a baby, music was the only thing that could calm and quiet a fussy Jacob Broussard. As a toddler, he could hear a song, then play ...



Ontario volunteer at La Verne middle school accused of molesting girl, 13  The San Gabriel Valley Tribune

LA VERNE >> Police on Wednesday arrested a Ramona Middle School volunteer for allegedly having sex with girl when she was 13. La Verne Police Capt.



Photos: Bonita High School’s 2015 graduation ceremony  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

LA VERNE >> Bonita High School held its graduation ceremony on Wednesday, June 3, 2015 at the school's Glenn Davis Stadium in La Verne. Family members ...



PREP NOTES: Bonita parts ways with football coach Ibis Aguilar  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

With the last game yet to be played this season, the number of head football coaching vacancies continues to grow. Bonita is the latest to be added to the list, ...



Bonita Center for Arts in San Dimas has two choral shows  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

Excited about what they considered “acoustic perfection,” choral directors Todd Helm of Bonita High School and Caitlin Shaw of Ramona Middle School ...



Bonita’s Amanda Legaspi is girls water polo Player of the Year  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

PLAYER OF YEAR. Amanda Legaspi, Jr., Bonita. Bonita High School junior Amanda Legaspi got into the sport of water polo completely by accident eight or so ...



Joe Quintana leads Bonita boys basketball over Diamond Bar  The San Gabriel Valley Tribune

LA VERNE >> Bonita High School boys basketball star Joe Quintana has provided the spark that has lifted his team atop the Palomares League standings.



Meet the candidates for La Verne mayor and City Council on the March 7, 2017 ballot  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

Two candidates are vying for the La Verne mayor's seat and five are campaigning for two La Verne City Council seats on the March 7 ballot. Mayor Don Kendrick ...



Bonita High teens, cops, and firefighters play ball for the needy  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

“They're good kids who always step up to the plate when they're needed,” asserted Norm Faustini, president of the La Verne Police Department's Retired Senior ...



For cheap teens, Mt. Baldy Drive-In could be a trunk show  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

Based on Facebook comments on my page and on the You Know You Grew Up in La Verne page, a lot of you saw movies at the old Mt. Baldy Drive-In in La ...



Bonita’s Tyler Poepping not afraid to take quick shots  The San Gabriel Valley Tribune

LA VERNE >> The basketballs came flying at Tyler Poepping every second. The Bonita High School guard remembers that he missed a majority of those 3-point ...



Bonita High, Citrus College alumna headed to Broadway  San Gabriel Valley Tribune

Her entire life, Shawna Hamic knew she would one day work with Sting. Growing up in La Verne, Hamic idolized the English musician and took it for granted that ...



Cool Kid Sophia Lorey gathers donations to take to children in Dominican Republic  KABC-TV

Our ABC7 Cool Kid for Thursday, Sept. 14, is Sophia Lorey, a high school senior who is gathering donations to send to the Dominican Republic.



Two-sports standout Danny Gelalich leads Bonita playoff run  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

LA VERNE >> Versatile Bonita High School standout Danny Gelalich has heard the same thing most two-sport athletes before him have heard. He should forgo ...



First day of school begins for Ramona Middle School in La Verne  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

LA VERNE >> The first day of school Monday was a family affair for sixth-, seventh- and eighth-grade students dashing to class on the first day of the 2015-16 ...



Claremont use trick play to beat Bonita football, 33-29  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

LA VERNE >> It may only be the first week of Palomares League play but if the opener between Claremont and Bonita is any indication of what's to come, ...



Find out who the new principals are in La Verne and San Dimas schools this year  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

When students start school next month in three schools in Bonita Unified School District, they'll be greeted by new principals and assistant principals.



Bonita High teens swing and sing America’s music  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

The two teens will join equally impressive musical peers for the 4 p.m. “Swingin' With The Big Bands” concert Sunday at the Fox Theater in Pomona. Admission ...



Bonita set to name Ibis Aguilar new football coach  The San Gabriel Valley Tribune

Ibis Aguilar is expected to be the new varsity football coach at Bonita High School, pending school board approval. Aguilar, who last season was an assistant at ...



Knott said Mt. SAC baseball job too good to pass up  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

LA VERNE >> John Knott liked his teaching and coaching position at Bonita High School so much that he waited until the last available day to apply for the ...



Brewster: Laura Tropila leaves legacy at Cal State San Bernardino  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

Random thoughts about Inland Valley athletics – after a lengthy battle with diabetes that claimed half my right foot and sent warning shocks throughout the body ...



Noyes named new Ramona Middle assistant principal  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

SAN DIMAS >> As Bonita Unified School District trustees acknowledged the value Greg Noyes will bring to his new role as assistant principal of Ramona Middle ...



Teachers, new and old, get inspiration at Bonita breakfast  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

Matt Vaudrey of Rancho Cucamonga went into education to make a difference in the lives of children and develop good character among his students by being ...



Obit: Serving La Verne was only half of what Galen and Doris Beery accomplished  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

LA VERNE >> The deaths of La Verne couple Galen and Doris Beery — international activists and local historians with deep ties to the area — have sent shock ...



Pack gets key win at Bonita  Claremont Courier

Football. Claremont High School football earned some redemption on Friday by defeating Bonita High School, 36-31, in La Verne. Quarterback Reggie Retzlaff ...



Bonita Unified School District’s spectacular new arts center set to open  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

SAN DIMAS >> Mike Phillips, Bonita Unified School District's operations and maintenance director, calls it “the jewel.” Community activist Alta Skinner said it's ...



Class of 2019 MB Niki Capizzi Commits to Eastern Washington  VolleyMob

Eastern Washington has earned a class of 2019 commitment in middle blocker Niki Capizzi.



Bonita Unified school board honors hometown man  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

SAN DIMAS >> “Nothing but good things have happened in our aquatic programs since he took over as coach,” Rita Kear, assistant principal at San Dimas High ...



Cal State San Bernardino ‘devastated’ by loss of Jordyn Rivera of La Verne in Las Vegas mass shooting  San Bernardino County Sun

Cal State San Bernardino is grieving this week over the loss of Jordyn Rivera, who was killed in Sunday's mass shooting in Las Vegas. “Everyone in the ...



Bingham does trick as St. Lucy’s girls soccer beats Bonita  The San Gabriel Valley Tribune

LA VERNE >> Wednesday afternoon four of the San Gabriel Valley's top boys and girls soccer teams participated in a nonleague doubleheader at Glenn Davis ...



These students are not your average scholarship winners  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

Delta Kappa Gamma chapter members have shown local students the value of an education. It's become a spring tradition to recognize the efforts and ...



Ayala boys basketball puts it to Bonita on glass, 67-51  The San Gabriel Valley Tribune

LA VERNE >> Ayala High School did not have to go inside the paint to win its Palomares League showdown against host Bonita on Tuesday night. The Bulldogs ...



Ontario officer who survived Las Vegas mass shooting to participate in Baker to Vegas run  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

Five months after Ontario police Officer Michael Gracia was shot in the head during the October mass shooting in Las Vegas, he will be participating in the ...



Hunter Woods leads Muir boys basketball to tournament title  The Whittier Daily News

The Classic at Damien boys basketball tournament couldn't have ended any better for Muir High's Hunter Woods. The senior forward scored a game-high 24 ...



Gary Rapkin to return to lead Bonita Unified as interim superintendent  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

SAN DIMAS >> Gary Rapkin is coming back as interim superintendent of Bonita Unified School District, and people are overjoyed. Board of Education President ...



Bonita High jazz performers swing in Pomona  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

POMONA >> Alvida “Vera” Zuniga, 92, of San Gabriel gently tapped her foot and smiled, her eyes and her heart totally riveted on the musical magic being ...



Bonita junior will meet medical pioneers and prodigies  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

LA VERNE >> Sara Boullt, 16, of La Verne always excelled in her science classes at Bonita High School, but the subject didn't necessarily fascinate her.



Bonita stays in first place with baseball rout  The San Gabriel Valley Tribune

LA VERNE >> Bonita kept its hold on a piece of the top spot in the Palomares League baseball standings with a 12-1 win over Glendora on Friday afternoon.



Bonita Chamber Singers impress choral audience  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

Applause and shouts of joy punctuated audience responses to Bonita High School Chamber Singers' recent performance at the Biola University Invitational ...



Campus in Claremont Named a Model Continuation High School  Patch.com

Photo: screenshot. Ten campuses in Los Angeles County were named today as Model Continuation High Schools by the state Department of Education. Allan F.



GIRLS BASKETBALL PREVIEW: Bonita’s dynamic duo of Nikki Wheatley, Kandyce Smith lead No. 1 Bearcats  San Gabriel Valley Tribune

Bishop Amat and Bonita high schools have gone back and forth the past few years in the East San Gabriel Valley, taking turns as the Tribune's No. 1 girls ...



Who can resist a face like this? School districts embracing lovable therapy animals  Fresno Bee

Jeter may have a serious look in his Selma Unified School District identification badge. But to anyone who knows him, he really is a hard working and fun-loving ...



Bonita Unified teachers have big plans for mini-grants  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

It's more than a field trip when English and world history teacher Julie McKissick takes her students to the Museum of Tolerance. It's an exercise to build ...



Las Vegas shooting: California victims among the dead and wounded  The Desert Sun

California residents are among those reported dead or wounded in a mass shooting at a country music concert on Sunday evening in Las Vegas. Las Vegas ...



La Verne set to welcome thousands for its traditional July 4 events  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

LA VERNE >> “This is one of the few Independence Day celebrations of this magnitude in the area,” Councilwoman Donna Redman proudly proclaimed about ...



PREP BASEBALL: Kaiser surges to top spot of Bulletin ranking  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

1. KAISER (20-2). Cats benefit from Bonita's bad week. Previous: 2. Next: At Colton Wednesday. 2. DAMIEN (12-8). Spartans have won eight of last nine.



Islander Water Polo Finishes Ninth In 32-Team AFC Tournament  Coronado Eagle and Journal

Admittedly that headline seems a tad harsh, but when you consider the imposing schedule the Islander Boys Water Polo Team (5-3 overall) has played thus far, ...



July 4th fireworks shows around the San Gabriel Valley: Everything you need to know  The San Gabriel Valley Tribune

Get your blankets, lawn chairs and barbecues ready — it's nearly Fourth of July, and there's a ton of spectacular fireworks shows around the region. All of these ...



Time to Vote in Student-Designed Vans Shoe Contest  Apparel News

Some 3000 high schools across the country participated in the Vans design contest to create a wild and crazy shoe with an artistic sense.



The victims of the Las Vegas shooting  WFMY News 2

When the bullets started raining down on the crowd at a Las Vegas country music festival on Sunday, Sonny Melton's first reaction was to protect his wife.



Foothill Transit Mechanics Walkout Ends [UPDATE]  Patch.com

Foothill Transit Mechanics Walkout Ends [UPDATE] - Claremont-La Verne, CA - While strike is over, no contract deal reached. *Service* in San Gabriel Valley ...



La Verne City Council lights up holiday season  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

LA VERNE >> City officials and residents officially launched the yuletide holiday season Monday night when a 7-year-old girl flipped the switch lighting up a ...



4th of July: Where to see fireworks in the Inland Empire  Press-Enterprise

Editor's note: Looking for information on 2018's festivities? Get those details here. A roundup of Fourth of July festivities in the Inland area for 2017: Banning.



Anthony Cascarano, Noah Williams spark Bonita baseball to win over Cathedral City in CIF-Southern Section playoffs  San Gabriel Valley Tribune

LA VERNE — There are times when the Bonita High School baseball team looks like it's being dominated, but the Bearcats always seem to recover when it's ...



Tribune Rankings: No. 1 Bonita and No. 3 South Hills baseball set for two-game series; Bishop Amat No. 1 in softball  The San Gabriel Valley Tribune

Area Baseball Rankings and Leaders. Baseball Top Ten. 1. Bonita (19-2) — No. 1 on the line hosting South Hills Wednesday and at South Hills Friday.



Diamond Bar outscores Bonita in Hacienda League football opener  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

LA VERNE >> The Hacienda League opener between Diamond Bar and Bonita at Glenn Davis Stadium figured to be a high-scoring affair, with each boasting a ...



Tribune boys, girls basketball teams win Tribune/Star-News All-Star Classic  The San Gabriel Valley Tribune

LA VERNE >> Sometimes even a shootout can come down to a defensive play. Bonita High School's Joe Quintana intercepted a pass to prevent the Star-News ...



Ontario police officer, a new father, is shot in head in Las Vegas  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

An Ontario police officer who was shot in the head during Sunday night's mass shooting in Las Vegas underwent surgery Monday and was in critical but stable ...



Route 91 Harvest Festival May Return to Las Vegas in 2019  Taste of Country

Just over a year since 58 people were killed at the 2017 Route 91 Harvest Festival in Las Vegas, organizers say they are currently working on bringing the ...



Which fancy feet are worth a cool $50,000? Help decide by voting for your favorite customized Vans  Los Angeles Times

Public voting is open through May 10 to winnow the 50 semi-finalists in the Vans Custom Culture Contest down to five finalists who will be in the running to win ...



Trump Administration Bans Bump Stocks Used In Vegas Shooting  Taste of Country

The Trump Administration announced a new federal regulation on Tuesday that will ban the bump stocks that were used in a mass shooting that killed 58 in as ...



Eric Church on Las Vegas Mass Shooting: 'I Felt Like the Bait'  Taste of Country

Eric Church has made no secret of how deeply he was impacted by the mass shooting that took place at the Route 91 Harvest Festival in October of 2017, and in ...



Here are all the victims of the Las Vegas shooting  USA TODAY

The Clark County Coroner released the names of all 58 victims on Thursday, which includes people from California to Canada.



Tribune Boys Basketball All Area: Damien’s Bryce Peters and coach Tim Godley earn top awards  The San Gabriel Valley Tribune

TRIBUNE BOYS BASKETBALL ALL-AREA. Player of the Year: Bryce Peters, Damien. Damien High School's Bryce Peters didn't get to hoist a trophy like he did ...



Teenager Visiting From China Goes Missing  Patch.com

Claremont-La Verne, CA - The 16-year-old boy was last seen leaving his hotel room at the Claremont Lodge Feb. 11.



Riverside Co., SoCal Victims Of Las Vegas Massacre: Heartbreaking List  Patch.com

Heartbreak: Riverside Co. Victims Vegas Massacre - Banning-Beaumont, CA - A Navy vet, a Disney cast member, a "sunshine" mom, the "best dad," a former ...



Las Vegas shooting victims: Portraits of the fallen  Los Angeles Times

At least 58 people were killed and almost 500 were injured after a gunman opened fire at a country music festival in Las Vegas. These are their names and ...



Service is spiritual conviction and family habit for Tim Lopez  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

LA VERNE >> When Tim Lopez assists La Verne police officers monitor circulation at public programs, leads St. John's Episcopal Church youth on compassion ...



Atlanta Braves Scouting Report: Adam McCreery  Tomahawk Take

Tomahawk Take writer Benjamin Chase takes a look at new Atlanta Braves acquisition Adam McCreery. What did the Braves get in their deal with the Angels?



July 4 fireworks and events in and around the San Gabriel Valley  The San Gabriel Valley Tribune

By Linda Fields Gold. lgold@scng.com. Events take place on Tuesday, July 4, unless otherwise noted. Bring lawn chairs and/or blankets for seating. In general ...



Angela M. Fatta – U.S. Air Force Veteran – Saugus Resident  Santa Clarita Valley Signal

Facebook Buddies After a recent social media kerfuffle over one of my informational letters regarding illegal immigration, several Veterans expressed their ...



Eric Church's 'Monsters' Became 'More Real' After Vegas Shooting  Taste of Country

Monsters is one of the most stirring tracks on Eric Church's forceful Desperate Man album, and the story behind the song is as emotional as its lyrics.



Dodgers Lose World Series But Fans Cherish Game 7 Experience  Lasentinel

By now, it's common news that the L.A. Dodgers lost Game 7 and the 2017 World Series to the Houston Astros. And while the Sentinel could add to the city's ...



Laverne Cox narrates a history of trans resistance  Los Angeles Times

In a collaboration featuring contributions from a pantheon of potent activists and creatives, acclaimed actress Laverne Cox narrates the struggle for trans rights ...



Recruiting: Glendora QB Matt Fink has gone from unknown to top talent  LA Daily News

There likely isn't a high school football player around who's having a better offseason than Glendora quarterback Matt Fink. When Fink's offseason started, the ...



All-Area Girls Basketball: Bonita’s Nikki Wheatley, El Monte’s Cristine Butler win top awards  San Gabriel Valley Tribune

Bonita High School's Nikki Wheatley will go down as one of the top girls basketball players the area has ever produced. There wasn't one thing the senior, sans ...



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