No one had trouble identifying B.B. Rich Wallace traded his business hat as president of the Southern California Black Chamber of Commerce for a dual turn as comedian and master of ceremonies. Gilliard, Sheri Whitten, Gina Graham, Meghan McCarty, Washington and Sandy and Freddy Collazz. It became instantly and crystal clear no apology was necessary as Ha'tina fiercely swung into Jill Scott songs. Couples cuddled on the love songs and people patted their feet on the upbeat numbers. "What can I say?" Brenda Goodman of Upland excitedly asked.
Zhai and Zhang also pleaded not guilty to charges in the beating and burning of a 16-year-old Chinese girl at a tearoom in Diamond Bar, California, three days before Liu's beating. Two more teens admitted in juvenile court to assault in one or incidents, according to the Los Angeles Times . "These kids form cliques and you have insiders and outsiders and Camellia was an outsider and she allegedly did things that made her disliked," he says. "He's merely present at both of these incidents where these assaults are occurring," he said.
Christopher Cervantes, 43, in the early-morning hours of May 6 after the vehicle he was driving crashed into a tree. Cervantes was scheduled to appear in court Monday for an arraignment hearing, but the hearing was cancelled after officials decided not to pursue a criminal charge against the officer. Provided a blood sample which tested positive acetaminophen/butalbital/codeine and morphine, a prescription drug. Montebello police have also declined to say whether Cervantes was placed on leave or remained on normal duty during the investigation.
On an evening hike at the Summitridge Park Trail in Diamond Bar, Joann De La Ossa captured this image¬†while crouching between the plant stems. For the last two decades, she has chosen to look at the world from a different perspective. "I'm a two-time cancer survivor, so I've learned to see life through a different set of eyes since 1998," she said. For¬†hikes and beach trips, De La Ossa always has her iPhone in hand for photos. Share your photos on our Flickr page or tag your photos with #socalmoments or #californiamoments on¬†Instagram¬†and Twitter.
In recent years, there has been a surge of children from mainland China coming to the San Gabriel Valley without their parents to study on the F-1 student visa traditionally used by college and graduate students. Local Chinese-language newspapers are full of homestay ads for junior high and high school students in Arcadia, San Marino, Rowland Heights, Temple City and Walnut. But the growing homestay industry is largely unregulated. "There are a lot of scams and scandals, and I believe it's about time we should set some standards," Lim said.