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.
Lucy Bell Lane died in Nevada in January 1967 and was buried near her husband in a cemetery in San Jacinto, a very peaceful end for a woman whose life was so tied to a wide-open mining town so different and so far away. She was arguably the First Lady of Calico, the colorful silver camp that burst upon the scene in the 1880s a few miles northeast of today's Barstow.
Pomona police have identified the body of a man found inside the trunk of a 1999 Lexus parked outside a Riverside Walmart store by a woman who lived in his neighborhood. The discovery was made by a woman whose 1999 Lexus was parked outside the Walmart at 5200 Van Buren Boulevard at 4:45 p.m. Saturday said Riverside police Det.
The School of Arts & Enterprise and The Gallery at the Downtown Center is pleased to present their inaugural art exhibition, Candy Krajangsri: Discovered and Defined. Slated to open today, September 13th at 5:00pm and run through October 25th, Krajangsri's show marks the beginning of a collaborative utilizing professional artists and students from The SAE .
POMONA >> Long before they reached the Village Conference Center, a group of Pomona Unified students looked for information on the reasons for the rise in the number of Central Americans leaving their countries and the dangers of traversing Mexico as they try to reach the United States. With their work complete, more than 200 high school students from the School of Extended Educational Opportunities and Pomona, Village Academy and Park West high schools gathered at the conference center on Friday to discuss their findings before listening to a well-known advocate for Central American immigrants.
The unidentified victim, who police are describing as a woman in her 50s, was crossing the 900 block of Holt Avenue mid block when she was hit about 7:37 p.m., police said. The woman was taken to Pomona Valley Hospital Medical Center where she was pronounced dead at 8:28 p.m., according to police Lt.
Firefighters first responded about 7:40 p.m. to a report of a vehicle striking a pedestrian at Holt Avenue, west of White Avenue, Los Angeles CountyFire Department Dispatch Supervisor Kyle Sanford said. Paramedics took a victim to Pomona Valley Medical Center, where the patient was pronounced dead, according to fire and Pomona Police Department officials.
Jeff McCarty, 53, of Diamond Bar, poses for a picture playing the keyboards, at his home in Diamond Bar, CA., Friday, August 14, 2014. Jeff McCarty, is a professional musician, a singer, teacher, minster of music, and a benefit concert man for the community and humanitarian programs.
Johnny Marr, guitarist and co-songwriter for the influential British band The Smiths, is set to perform Dec. 16 at the Glass House in Pomona before hitting the stage at the El Rey Theatre in Los Angeles on Dec. 19-20. The Glass House is at 200 W. Second St., Pomona.
High temperatures and high spirits are in store for the third weekend of the Los Angeles County Fair in Pomona. From spas and clothing to handbags and home goods, a lot of businesses are selling all sorts of products and services to attendees.
A 23-year-old man chose to suffer in silence after being shot in the upper torso in Pomona, police said today. Ronnie Ruvalcaba was found in the 1900 block of West Orange Grove Avenue around 7:50 p.m. Wednesday with a single gunshot wound, said Pomona police Lt.