News of the San Gabriel Valley since 1966.

Baldwin Ave. in El Monte to Close for 24 Months to Construct Roadway-Railroad Separation

By Paul Hubler

May 16, 2013

Filed under Cities, News

El Monte Baldwin Avenue will be closed to traffic and pedestrians in the vicinity of the Union Pacific Railroad crossing located between Lower Azusa Road and Valley Boulevard in El Monte for construction of the Alameda Corridor-E... Read more »

CNA Establishes Nursing Angels Family Fund RNs Ask Public to Honor Nurses Week

By Eleanor Godfry

May 16, 2013

Filed under Cities, News

California As National Nurses Week draws to a close, the California Nurses Association/National Nurses United is asking the public to commemorate a week that honors nurses by assisting the families of five women, mostly nurses,... Read more »

Celebrate National Miniature Golf Day with Free Golf

By Michele Wischmeyer

May 16, 2013

Filed under Cities, News

Orange County On Saturday, May 11, the world celebrates the sport of miniature golf.  Palace Entertainment is inviting guests to join in on the fun by offering free mini golf, on National Miniature Golf Day, at its twenty-one fami... Read more »

Rio Hondo College Names Teresa Dreyfuss Superintendent/President

By Valerie E. Martinez

May 16, 2013

Filed under Cities, News, Schools

Whittier The Rio Hondo College Board of Trustees announced the appointment of Teresa Dreyfuss as Superintendent/President effective July 1. Dreyfuss is the current Interim Superintendent/President, serving since June 30, 2012, upon the reti... Read more »

Rio Hondo College Celebrates 50th Commencement Ceremony May 23

By Valerie E. Martinez

May 16, 2013

Filed under Cities, News, Schools

Whittier Rio Hondo College will hold its 50th Annual Commencement Ceremony Thursday, May 23, at 6 p.m. on the Rio Hondo College Soccer Field.  The Rio Hondo Class of 2013 includes more than 1,000 graduates, with appropriately 6... Read more »

The Last Minute Art Collective Art Show May 25, 2013

May 16, 2013

Filed under Cities, Events, Local Events, News

Los Angeles On Saturday, May 25, 2013, the Last Minute Art Collective will be holding a benefit art show from 5pm-10pm at Chucos Justice Center, 1137 E. Redondo Blvd., Inglewood, CA 90302.  Hosted by Falcon A, this al... Read more »

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May 16, 2013

In Memory of Frank E. DenHartog 1941 – 2013, R.I.P

Staff, MVN

May 16, 2013

Filed under Cities, Events, Local Events, News

El Monte Frank, owner of the well-known and popular Sir Jax's - located on Lower Azusa and El Monte Ave., in Temple City, passed away on May 11, 2013. Frank and his twin brother Fred, owned and operated Sir Jax's during 1971 unti... Read more »

The City of Arcadia Recreation and Community Services Department Summer 2013 Registration

May 16, 2013

Filed under Events, Local Events, News

Arcadia Registration for classes and activities begins May 13 by walking in, mailing, faxing or by going on line at www.ci.arcadia.ca.us!  Summer activities fill up quickly so get your registration requests in to assure your sp... Read more »

42nd Annual International Children’s Art Exhibition: May 3 – June 28, 2013

By Cheryl Lui

May 16, 2013

Filed under Events, Local Events, News

El Monte El Monte Public Library is one of nineteen libraries hosting the 42nd Annual International Children’s Art Exhibit, sponsored by Pentel of America, Ltd. Young artists from many different cultures and backgrounds participated in the... Read more »