SAN GABRIEL >> The City Council Tuesday unanimously approved 32.5 miles of new bikeways in the city and became the first to adopt the San Gabriel Valley Regional Bike Plan proposing 32.5 miles of bikeways in the city. The plan, prepared by nonprofits Day One and Bike SGV, proposes interconnected bike routes and lanes in the cities of San Gabriel, Monterey Park, South El Monte, El Monte and Baldwin Park.
Jurors recommended the death penalty today for a 37- year-old man who was convicted in the killings of three people within about a month in 2009. Robert Louis Caballero was convicted Aug. 14 of first-degree murder and other charges for the shooting death of a Pomona man, the strangulation of a Covina woman and the bludgeoning death of an El Monte man.
A crash in South El Monte last night that sent several people to the hospital, including an infant, has renewed calls from residents for speed bumps and stop signs to help slow the traffic on Parkway Drive. "The whole family died in an accident because two cars were racing and the van was on fire," she said.
The Azusa City Council will be considering its next steps as City Manager James Makshanoff prepares for his last day on Thursday. The council will have the option of selecting an internal candidate, having staff conduct a candidate recruitment or hiring a professional firm to fill the position.
The 200th Evergreen Packaging N-8 gable top packaging machine is being installed at Driftwood Dairy in El Monte, Calif. This will be the third N-8 Driftwood purchased by the dairy to handle Eco-Pak production.
A man surrendered Monday after leading El Monte police on a slow-speed pursuit for 40 minutes around the San Gabriel Valley area. Police deployed several spike strips, which punctured the truck's tires.
Police in Southern California reportedly arrested a man after a slow-speed pursuit that lasted about an hour Monday night. KABC reported that El Driver arrested after hour-long slow-speed chase Police in Southern California reportedly arrested a man after a slow-speed pursuit that lasted about an hour Monday night.
A 12-minute car chase along surface streets in El Monte Sunday night ended with the arrest of three people in a stolen truck. The red 2006 truck's owner reported it stolen at about 2 a.m. Sunday in southwestern El Monte.
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors adopted these “key recommendations” in 2010 as their general policy for all future electronic music festivals. Here's what still happens today.
In an ongoing effort to control the infestation of Asian tiger mosquitoes in the San Gabriel Valley, the San Gabriel Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District will conduct a truck-mounted mosquito control treatment in the early morning hours of Wednesday, Sep. 10. The application will target immature mosquitoes. The Asian tiger mosquito is an aggressive day biting mosquito and is a primary vector of chikungunya - a painful disease spreading rapidly throughout the Caribbean and as of August 26, nearly 700 travel-associated cases and six locally transmitted have been reported in the U.S. The treatment will cover two areas of El Monte.
Rodney DeBaca and Daisy Bamberger of the Heart of the Bay Boxing Club both won their divisions at the Blue and Gold Tournament on August 28-31 in South El Monte, California. DeBaca was the 108-pound 17-18 year old division champion, and Bamberger won the 110-pound 11-12 year old division title.