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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 ...



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 ...



La Verne makes moves to become more bicycle-friendly  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

For more than a year, La Verne city officials have been working with local cyclists on ways to improve bike safety within its borders. But officials recently decided ...



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 ...



Bonita football hangs on for 28-21 victory over Colony  The San Gabriel Valley Tribune

SAN DIMAS – Bonita High School's football team may have entered Friday's Palomares League opener against Colony ranked No. 2 in Division 10, but that ...



Bonita pours it on in second half to beat Alta Loma, 50-19  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

SAN DIMAS >> The Bonita High School football team continued to roll, turning a close game at half into a rout, beating Alta Loma 50-19 on Friday at San Dimas ...



Did NFLer Threaten School Shooting? | OC Mom Rocks: LA Today  Patch.com

USC Investigates Report Of Basketball Player Payments | Teen Shot, Schools Locked Down In North OC Manhunt | LA To Give Microloans: LA Today. By Paige ...



'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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



‘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 ...



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).



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 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, ...



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 ...



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 ...



Bonita High music teacher arrested for sexual relationship with student  10News

Jason Mangan is accused of having a sexual relationship with a teen.



Young jazz artists in La Verne thrill a multigenerational audience  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

LA VERNE >> “There's not a single face up there I wouldn't want to know better. They're not just talented. They're so inviting, personally and musically,” declared ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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.



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, ...



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 ...



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 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 ...



Glendora girls volleyball rallies for four-set win over Bonita  The San Gabriel Valley Tribune

LA VERNE >> Glendora High School, after four years of being banished to the Baseline League, finally has a reasonable chance at a league title, and the ...



Hunter Woods leads Muir boys basketball to tournament title  The Pasadena Star-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 ...



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 ...



La Verne celebrates July 4th with Friends of the Fourth parade  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

LA VERNE >> Three-month-old Michael Perkins, nestling comfortably in dad Brian's arms Saturday, smiled at relatives, spectators and passing participants in ...



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 ...



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, ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



La Verne comes together for softball games, holiday toy drive  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

Bonita High School varsity baseball player Justin Gomez's eyes narrowed as he focused on home plate and threw a perfect pitch in the middle of the strike zone.



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 ...



Bonita High girls basketball holds off Rancho Cucamonga, 63-52 in CIF-SS Division 1AA  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

LA VERNE >> It started off as a routine, comfortable second-round playoff victory for the No. 1 seed. In the end, it was neither routine, nor comfortable.



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 ...



Longtime Bonita cross country coach Lonny Carr, 60, dies  San Gabriel Valley Tribune

Lonny Carr, who was extremely passionate about teaching, coaching and caring for his student-athletes, has died. The longtime Bonita High School cross ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Two new administrators attend first Bonita Unified board meeting  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

SAN DIMAS >> Savannah Bub got an early birthday present Wednesday night when her father, Derek Bub, was officially appointed Bonita High School's new ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



Over A Dozen Victims In Las Vegas Shooting Hailed From Southern California  KPBS

More than a dozen victims of the mass shooting in Las Vegas hailed from Southern California, including at least one from San Diego County, and the number ...



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 ...



Peter Lambert leads San Dimas prep baseball over Bonita  San Gabriel Valley Tribune

LA VERNE >> Bonita High School may have won the football and basketball Smudge Pots, but the baseball version of the traditional rivalry game between the ...



The victims of the Las Vegas shooting  KING5.com

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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Southern California’s long list of victims in the Las Vegas mass shooting  The Mercury News

The bullets fired from a Las Vegas hotel the night of Oct. 1 rained down on a music festival crowd full of Southern Californians. Authorities have yet to release a ...



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, ...



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 ...



These Southern Californians died in the Las Vegas mass shooting. Here are their stories  OCRegister

The bullets fired from a Las Vegas hotel the night of Oct. 1 rained down on a music festival crowd full of Southern Californians. Authorities have yet to release a ...



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 ...



La Verne to form volunteer emergency response team  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

LA VERNE >> A new, five-year plan for fire services in La Verne includes the formation of a volunteer emergency response team. Fire Chief Pete Jankowski ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



Ontario police officer able to walk 3 days after being shot in the head in Las Vegas mass shooting  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

Only three days after Ontario police Officer Michael Gracia was shot in the head in the Las Vegas mass shooting Sunday night that left 58 victims dead, a photo ...



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.



Alex Gonzalez, Joe Willard lead Bonita baseball over Diamond Bar, 3-2  San Gabriel Valley Tribune

LA VERNE >> Bonita High School has won five consecutive league crowns, and although some view this as a rebuilding season, the Bearcats showed Tuesday ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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