Witnesses told deputies the victim and two acquaintances were inside a garage when two men confronted them, according to Deputy Juanita Navarro-Suarez in a statement. She said during the confrontation, one of the suspects pulled out a handgun and started shooting at the three victims.
If Ling Ling Chang can be accused of being ambitious, since when was that an unusual trait in a politician? She hasn't stayed long after being elected to a local water board, to the Diamond Bar City Council, to the California Assembly's 55th District, where she has served just part of one term and now she is focused on the state Senate in the 29th District, a greatly expanded version of her Assembly home base stretching well into Orange County. Ms. Chang has seemingly always been in a hurry since emigrating from Taiwan with her family when she was 3 too busy to graduate from college, for instance.
About: Former Reserve Sheriff's Deputy recognized in 2009 as the Walnut/Diamond Bar Sheriff's Station's reserve deputy of the year; health policy advisor for Los Angeles County Supervisor Mike Antonovich from 2006-14 About: Community advocate for open space in Walnut; active union leader; political activist for protect funding for child welfare services About: Appointed to the City Council in 2013 and elected in 2014; former planning commissioner; member of various organizations, including the San Bernardino County Airports Commission and the Carbon Canyon Fire Safe Council About: Served as chief of staff to Hagman and Joel Anderson of El Cajon while both were in the state Legislature; president of the California Taxpayer Protection Committee; six-time West Covina school board member About: Elected three times to the City Council; community work includes stints on the Parks and ... (more)
AB 1570, carried by Assemblywoman Ling Ling Chang , would crack down on memorabilia dealers peddling items bearing fake autographs. Actor Mark Hamill, known for playing Luke Skywalker in the "Star Wars" films, voiced support for the bill after noticing a deluge of "Star Wars" items for sale on eBay and other auction sites with phony autographs.
A girl who was sexually abused numerous times by her Diamond Bar middle school teacher and later accused the school district of ignoring early signs of misconduct has been awarded $8 million by a jury. Andrews, who taught at Lorbeer Middle School, is already serving more than 15 years in prison after being convicted of 17 felonies, including several counts of unlawful sexual intercourse with the then-14-year-old girl.
POMONA >> In what is being called the largest verdict in California for a single victim sex abuse case, a jury awarded $8 million to a student who was sexually abused by her eighth-grade Diamond Bar middle school teacher. Tuesday's decision against the Pomona Unified School District was announced Wednesday by Los Angeles-based law firm Taylor & Ring.
State Sen. Bob Huff, R-Diamond Bar, appears in Orange County sample ballots as being endorsed by the American Independent Party to retain his seat, despite him being termed out and running for Los Angeles County supervisor. State Sen. Bob Huff, R-Diamond Bar, appears in Orange County sample ballots as being endorsed by the American Independent Party to retain his seat, despite him being termed out and running for Los Angeles County supervisor.
SAN GABRIEL>> Federal law enforcement arrested a San Gabriel man Thursday for allegedly operating a ponzi scheme that collected nearly $7 million, authorities said. Wenxing Huang, also known as "Di Peng" and "Fatty," 33, was taken into custody by FBI agents for operating a Brea-based investment company that promised investors their money would be used to develop technology based on graphene, which is a layer of pure carbon that is only an atom thick, U.S. Attorney Public Affairs Officer Thom Mrozek wrote in a statement.