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  • San Gabriel Valley Tribune
    The second quarter proved to be the difference as the Celts outscored the Conquerors, 3-0. Crespi will take on Claremont Saturday in Irvine. Los Altos finishes the season with a 20-10 record. It will be a San Gabriel Valley showdown for a CIF Southern Section Division 4 girls tennis championship Friday as Westridge and Rowland each advanced ...
  • Orange County Register
    To bring monarchs into your garden, plant California native milkweeds, whose seeds are easy to germinate. You can find seeds and containerized plants at the Theodore Payne Foundation in Sun Valley and at the Santa Ana Botanical Garden in Claremont. Seeds of native milkweeds (especially Asclepias fascicularis and Asclepias speciosa) are also ...
  • Los Angeles Times
    Division 2: #4 Claremont vs. #3 Woodbridge, 10:30 a.m. Open Division: #1 Irvine University vs. #2 Peninsula, 10:45 a.m. Division 1: #1 Corona del Mar vs. Marlborough, 11 a.m. Division 3: #1 Portola vs. Sherman Oaks Notre Dame, 1 p.m. Division 5: #1 Segerstrom vs. #2 Western, 1:15 p.m. Division 4: #1 Westridge vs. #2 Rowland, 1:30 p.m.
  • Los Angeles Times
    The Sea Kings (17-5) will face Los Angeles Marlborough (17-2) in the final at the Claremont Club on Friday at 11 a.m. Marlborough beat Camarillo 11-7 in the other semifinal. Gresh called getting to the Claremont Club a “big accomplishment,” but he also told his team that the job has yet to be completed. “We want to finish strong,” said ...
  • San Gabriel Valley Tribune
    Earlier this month, four San Gabriel Valley cities passed similar sales tax increases — Irwindale, Monrovia, Sierra Madre and South Pasadena. Claremont also put forth a sales tax increase, but with votes left outstanding, the matter is not yet decided, with the noes ahead by 140 votes as of Wednesday afternoon.
  • The Press-Enterprise
    It will be up to Davis to let McRae know when he’s being hit on Dec. 4. And it will be up to McRae not to let it show. Last year, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s soccer team went 15-2-1 and boasted the nation’s top defense (allowing 0.22 goals a game). All that got the Stags was a snub from the NCAA after CMS lost in the SCIAC Tournament ...
  • San Gabriel Valley Tribune
    Rowland’s only loss of the season came in a road season opener to Hart (11-6). The winners of Wednesday’s matches will hook up in the finals that will take place Friday at the Claremont Club at 1:30 p.m. AREA CROSS-COUNTRY RUNNERS SHINE AT LEAGUE FINALS Last week, many of the area’s top cross-country runners turned in top performances in ...
  • Daily Breeze
    Can Knight — son of an aviation hero and state legislator William J. Knight, and a former LAPD officer and California state legislator — possibly flip back his former seat? A little context — courtesy of Claremont McKenna Political Science Professor Jack Pitney: “He has a chance,” Pitney said, adding that he faces challenging ...
  • Los Angeles Times
    “I learned early on how awful it was to dislike people based on factors beyond their control.” Scholnick studied ceramics and sculpture at Sacramento State before earning her MFA from Claremont Graduate University. Post-graduation life, she says, laughing, “was a pretty rude awakening.” To sustain herself financially, she taught English ...
  • Los Angeles Times
    In the Division III tournament, Cal Lutheran (12-3-3) will play UC Santa Cruz (13-3-2) and Claremont Mudd-Scripps (10-4-3) will face Emory (13-4-0) in first-round games Friday at Cal Lutheran. Pomona-Pitzer (17-1-1) will play St. Scholastica (14-7-0) in its first-round game in Waverly, Iowa. Pomona and Cal Lutheran are ranked 1-2 in the West ...
  • Los Angeles Times
    I think we’ve done a better job of competing against each other, while having fun.” Winning is fun, and the Sea Kings hope to keep it going. If they can get past Huntington Beach, which won the Division 3 title last year, the Sea Kings will play in the Division 1 final at 11 a.m. Friday at the Claremont Club.
  • Dodgers Nation
    Still, I’d be ok with them wearing just about anything if it means they finally capture their first World Series title since 1988. I’m currently a junior at Pomona College in Claremont, CA, and I have a passion for sports journalism. I grew up in the LA area and am a diehard fan of the Dodgers, Lakers, Rams, UCLA, Kings. My favorite Dodgers ...
  • Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
    Benton Museum of Art at Pomona College now holds one of the largest private collections of conflict photography from World War II, college officials announced. The trove of 1,200 World War II press photos – depicting everything from Pearl Harbor to ...
  • The Press-Enterprise
    The handbook also reiterates that pedestrians must abide by the rules of the road too. Q: While driving on Southern California freeways that have a carpool lane, reader Don Russell of Claremont said he sees a lot of vehicles with just the driver in them who are using the carpool lane as a passing lane, weaving in and out to pass one or several ...
  • The San Bernardino Sun
    Tazelaar dominated the opening set, registering eight kills on her 12 attacks. Defense leads Aquinas football past Oak Hills in Division 5 playoff game Elijah Monroe, Rancho Cucamonga football race past Murrieta Valley Chaffey football eliminates Claremont Carter football continues turnaround with high-scoring playoff win over Elsinore Citrus ...
  • Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
    “It took four days. There are hundreds of pipes in the pipe organ,” said Manuel Rosales, who has built church organs in Encino, Granada Hills and Claremont and consulted on Disney Concert Hall. “If we were taking it out to throw it away, it would have gone quickly. To take it out to save it takes more care.” The organ was a signature ...
  • The Press-Enterprise
    I don’t own a copyright to the format.” As we approach Veterans Day, I thought of Claremont poet Lucia Galloway’s “Ten Miles from Home” as a poem that captures the dissonance of drone warfare for a pilot. Originally published in “Untitled Country Review” as “Getting to Work,” Galloway has included this poem as “Ten Miles ...
  • Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
    Claremont finished its season 6-5 ... advances to CIF State finals VOTE: Southern California Girls Athlete of the Week (Nov. 22) Hile’s team was in the playoffs for the first time in five years, and he was proud of it. “These kids can walk off the ...
  • Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
    Originally, the city identified 415 parcels where cannabis-related businesses would be allowed but neighboring cities including Chino, Walnut, Claremont and La Verne raised concerns about the proximity of such activity to their respective shared borders with Pomona. As a result, the city agreed to set a 600-foot buffer citywide, removing 55 ...
  • The Press-Enterprise
    “I’m pretty sad to see they’re going to close.” Billy Proulx said Sears was the first company to give his mother a credit card in her own name. Now the 68-year-old Claremont resident visits the store in Montclair at most once a year. He was there Friday, Nov. 8 to purchase athletic gear. “Sears goes way back,” he said. “It’s ...