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SAN DIMAS >> Deputies checking out a call of someone yelling followed their noses to a marijuana grow Tuesday, authorities said. Two people were arrested as a result of the discovery of about 100 pot plants growing inside a commercial building in the 400 block of Arrow Highway, Los Angeles County sheriff's officials said.
An Ontario man convicted of four charges related to a terrorism plot will not be retried on two other counts that deadlocked a jury, according to court documents filed by federal prosecutors. Ralph Kenneth Deleon, 25, was convicted last month for conspiring to join al Qaeda and kill American civilians and troops overseas.
The Workers' Compensation Premium Rate Ranking Summary from Oregon's Department of Consumer and Business Services shows that California businesses spend $3.48 for every $100 of payroll issued. That's 188 percent of the median cost of $1.85 for all 50 states.
Revenue came in at $266.1 million, $7.5 million short of analyst expectations, and earnings per share of $0.58, missing estimates of $0.68 by 17%. Let's take a look at how the company is doing on three important things that we looked at in this pre-earnings article .
POMONA >> City Council members approved a change of land use for a parcel in north Pomona that will make it possible for a developer to build a 143-unit condominium project. The council members voted unanimously to change the land use of the property in the 800 block of Bonita Avenue from special industrial to medium density multiple family residential.
LA VERNE >> La Verne police arrested a man and three teenagers early Sunday accused of a crime spree including an armed carjacking in La Verne, as well as armed robberies in La Verne, Pomona, Claremont and Upland in recent days. Officers arrested Edwin Miguel Garcia, 18, of Pomona, and three teenage boys from Pomona were arrested in connection with the series of crimes after tracking them down in Pomona about 2:30 a.m., according to La Verne police officials and Los Angeles County booking records.
POMONA >> Two men in a stolen vehicle were arrested Saturday after one fled on foot and the other sped away from a traffic stop in Pomona. Officers from the Pomona Police Department's Gang Violence Suppression Unit attempted to stop the suspects' vehicle about 1 p.m. Saturday after recognizing one of the suspects as a known gang member wanted on a firearms offense, according to Pomona police.
LA VERNE >> “We all have something to say and come from different backgrounds, so we create more diverse offerings,” said Toni Eastwood about the women and men in the La Verne Writers Group. The group founded by Eastwood will present its first Meet Your Local Authors Day from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday in the La Verne Community Center in the La Verne Civic Center.
The arraignment scheduled for Vanessa Antonia Tinoco, the Claremont High School cafeteria worker charged with having sexual relations with a 16-year-old student, has been postponed until Monday, November 3. The 33-year-old Pomona resident was arrested last week after someone who had become concerned about the interactions between Ms. Tinoco and the male student alerted school authorities.
Nmon Ford, a classical and operatic baritone singer from Pomona, Ca., Monday, October 14, 2014. South Hills Presbyterian Church in Pomona served as the nurturing incubator for Nmon Ford's talents, personal development and life philosophy.
The last Ramen Yokocho festival of the year will take place from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday and from 11:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday at the Fairplex in Pomona. The last Ramen Yokocho festival of the year will include 11 unique styles of ramen, including Hide-Chan's tonkotsu and Keizo Shimamoto's original Ramen Burger.
Pomona, California October 14, 2014 Another milestone has been reached as the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education , the American Osteopathic Association , and the American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine work toward a single accreditation system for graduate medical education programs in the U.S. For the first time, four doctors of osteopathic medicine will serve on the ACGME Board of Directors, including a Western University of Health Sciences professor. "These governance appointments demonstrate that the transition to single GME is working as planned, and serve as a testament to the progress made by the three organizations," said Stephen C. Shannon, DO, MPH, President and CEO of AACOM.
POMONA >> A second gang member was arrested early Monday in a shooting at a restaurant in Pomona that left four people wounded, including one suspect, police said. An anonymous tip led police to an apartment complex in the 1800 block of West Orange Grove Avenue where they arrested Derek Sommer, 25, a Pomona resident.