Here are some reviews of the weld fixturing and accessories, tube & pipe equipment and other systems being exhibited at this year's show. Booth C-1132: Two smooth ball joints in the Third Hand Clamp from Strong Hand Tools allow you to rotate the clamp arm 360 deg and bend the arm to any position that will give you full access to your part for tack welding, repair, inspection, or finishing processes.
The yellow fever mosquito, shown in a file photo, has been found in Commerce and Pico Rivera. It is capable of transmitting viruses including dengue and yellow fever, but officials say those viruses aren't currently present in L.A. County.
A man wearing a Darth Vader mask frightened Gas Company workers Tuesday by pounding on a wrought iron fence with a machete, Los Angeles County Sheriff's officials said. Deputies responded to a petty-theft call around 10:30 a.m. after the workers accused the unidentified man in his 20s of picking up an item from their truck in the 7770 block of Danby Avenue, Pico Rivera Station Sgt.
PICO RIVERA >> A man was tased Friday in his own home by Los Angeles County Sheriff's deputies after they mistook him for a possible burglary suspect, sheriff's officials said. William Jimenez, 64, was cited for resisting arrest and interfering with a police officer's duties, Pico Rivera Station Lt.
EL MONTE >> A Pico Rivera man who led police on a chase through the streets of El Monte last month has been sentenced to three years in state prison, officials said Wednesday. Parolee Gregory Patrick Flexen, 22, received the sentence Tuesday in Los Angeles Superior Court after pleading “no contest” to a felony charge of evading police with willful disregard for public safety, Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office spokeswoman Sarah Ardalani said in a written statement.
WHITTIER >> About 125 people filled the Uptown Whittier Senior Center Tuesday night for a public hearing on the proposed eastside extension of the Gold Line light rail transit line. More than 40 people gave statements to the Metro staff about which route they wanted the extension to take, the SR-60 route to El Monte or the Washington Boulevard Route that terminates at Lambert Road in Whittier.
Los Angeles County Sheriff's deputiesinteract with simulated victims as they participate in an active shooter training drill at AMC Theaters in Norwalk on Wednesday October 1, 2014. About 75 law enforcement and firefighters were involved in the morning exercise.
PICO RIVERA >> Bullets ripped through a Chuck E. Cheese's restaurant after an argument escalated into gunfire in front of the children's pizza parlor late Sunday, officials said. Though there were “quite a few” people at the restaurant, 6005 Rosemead Boulevard, when the 8 p.m. shooting occurred, no one inside was struck, Los Angeles County sheriff's Lt.
Shoppers in five East Bay cities would pay the state's highest sales tax rates, if voters in the Nov. 4 election approve increases. Only the Southern California cities of La Mirada, Pico Rivera and South Gate currently collect sales taxes of 10 percent.
Murder and other charges were filed Friday against a 15-year-old boy police say was involved in a fatal Pico Rivera home-invasion robbery. Angel Emilio Estrello, who was charged as an adult, is scheduled to be arraigned Friday in Downey on one count each of murder and first-degree burglary and two counts of home-invasion robbery in connection with the stabbing death of Sergio Gutierrez.
PICO RIVERA >> Sheriff's deputies in Pico Rivera will hold a checkpoint Friday to check drivers for sobriety and valid licenses, authorities said. The checkpoint will be held from 7 p.m. Friday to 3 a.m. Saturday at an undisclosed location within Pico Rivera, Los Angeles County sheriff's officials said in a written statement.
PICO RIVERA >> A 17-year-old Pico Rivera boy and his 18-year-old friend were charged Tuesday with fatally stabbing the teen's father during a robbery of the family home in Pico Rivera. Officials said the teens fled with cash, credit cards and the parents' 2000 Infiniti after the Saturday home-invasion robbery in the 3700 block of Oaklawn Lane.