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  • Rochester Business Journal
    A college administrator and comparative literature scholar from Pomona College in Claremont, Calif., will become the next provost and dean of faculty at Hobart and William Smith Colleges. The colleges announced the appointment of Mary L. Coffey earlier this week. She is due to start her new job in January. “I am thrilled that Professor Coffey ...
  • NBC New York
    Matthew Bowman, an associate professor of history and religion and Howard W. Hunter Chair in Mormon Studies at Claremont Graduate University in California, said communities like La Mora first sprang up after the U.S. government started prosecuting polygamists during the 1870s. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints responded by ...
  • Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
    For the past month, the Gold Line Construction Authority has been lobbying state lawmakers for $450 million in funding needed to extend the popular light-rail line from Pomona to Claremont, and then to Montclair, the authority’s CEO said at a special Montclair City Council meeting. Habib Balian told the City Council on Monday, Nov. 4 ...
  • Los Angeles Times
    Los Angeles County also has an array of local and municipal elections today. Notable items on the ballot include Measure B in Rancho Palos Verdes, which would give hospitality workers a $15 per hour minimum wage, and measures in Claremont, Irwindale, Monrovia, Sierra Madre and South Pasadena that would raise the sales tax to fund parks and ...
  • Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
    But before leaving, he hosted a farewell party — and generously provided the music. Carl Schafer plays saxophone at his retirement concert Nov. 1 in Claremont. (Photo by David Allen, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin/SCNG) The jazz musician, 87, assembled an eight-piece band of friends to back him Friday night, Nov. 1, at Claremont Community ...
  • Daily Press
    Matthew Bowman, an associate professor of history and religion and Howard W. Hunter Chair in Mormon Studies at Claremont Graduate University in California, said the communities first sprang up after the U.S. government started prosecuting polygamists ...
  • Los Angeles Times
    The Indians were hoping to earn a wild-card berth, but they were denied in CIF Southern Section Division XI. Teams earning at-large entries into the playoffs from the division were Pasadena (6-3), Claremont (6-4), Brentwood (7-3) and Laguna Hills (5-5). It is the fourth straight season Burroughs has not made the playoffs.
  • Los Angeles Times
    The first closet concert was in her own home in July. Since then Les Sewing Sisters have played 22 shows from Santa Monica to Hollywood to Claremont, concluding with a show in an Atwater bungalow in October. Most of the hosts are friends with the band or part of their larger social circle. The band plays the closet concerts for free.
  • Digital Signage
    Claremont Graduate University, based in Claremont, California, has partnered with ViewSonic Corp. to create an Advanced Learning Environment with interactive digital whiteboards, laser projectors, ePoster digital kiosks and myViewBoard collaboration software. The university built this environment to be a modern immersive learning center ...
  • Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
    Voters in Claremont decide Tuesday, Nov. 5, whether to approve a 0.75% sales tax hike. Proponents say the tax hike ensures an outside taxing authority can’t swoop in and take the money but businesses are concerned about how a higher sales tax will affect their bottom lines. A sales tax increase would generate $2.5 million annually for ...
  • Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
    Claremont voters are narrowly supporting Measure CR, a 0.75% sales tax increase. But only by 23 votes, according to early results. Based on mail-in votes, 1,937 backed the sales tax measure, while 1,914 opposed it, the Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk reported Tuesday, Nov. 5. Proponents say the tax increase ensures an outside ...
  • SFGate
    a bachelor's degree in administration and justice from California State University East Bay and a master's degree in public sector leadership from Saint Mary's College. He also is a graduate of the FBI National Academy and the Executive Leadership Institute from the Drucker School of Management at Claremont Graduate University. Eicher will ...
  • San Diego Union-Tribune
    California’s production of solar and wind is growing but ... Pitney, professor of politics at Claremont McKenna College, said even though the chances of the proposed bill ever getting through the Legislature are slim, he would not say the bill has ...
  • San Gabriel Valley Tribune
    Previous: 10 Last week: defeated Claremont, 39-23 Next: at Highland, Friday, 7 p.m. 11. El Monte (10-0) Lions reached the semifinals last year, now they believe they’re ready to win it all in Division 12 as the top seed. Previous: 11 Last week: defeated South El Monte, 45-14 Next: vs. Ocean View, Friday, 7 p.m. 12. Monrovia (9-1) Wildcats ...
  • Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
    Five additional area tennis teams received seeds in their respective divisions. Claremont (14-1) is the No. 4 seed in Division 2. The Palomares League champion opens at home Wednesday against Santiago (9-5), the Big VIII League runner-up. Montclair at Alta Loma were given the No. 3 and No. 4 seeds, respectively, for the Division 3 playoffs.
  • YAHOO!
    Gavin Newsom on Twitter about California’s wildfire prevention ... Kristin Myers and Senior Fellow with Drucker School of Management at Claremont Graduate University Ryan Patel discuss on ...
  • San Gabriel Valley Tribune
    Bonita (8-2) Even though Bonita is No. 2 seed in Division 9, because it finished third in the Palomares, it will be on the road in the first round. Previous: 10 Last week: defeated Claremont, 39-23 Next: at Highland, Friday, 7 p.m. 11. El Monte (10-0) Lions got the semifinals last year, now it believes it’s ready to win it all in Division 12 ...
  • KTLA
    The westbound 210 Freeway reopened in Claremont about 3 1/2 hours after a semitruck overturned and triggered a closure that caused heavy delays on Monday morning. Officials blocked all westbound lanes at Towne Avenue around 4:30 a.m. after the semitruck overturned, according to California Highway Patrol's incident log. Traffic resumed on the ...
  • MyNewsLA
    MyNewsLA.com photo by John Schreiber. A big rig crashed and overturned on the Foothill (210) Freeway in Claremont and temporarily blocked all westbound lanes, according to the California Highway Patrol. The crash took place about 4:20 a.m. at Towne Avenue and that’s where the lanes are blocked, the CHP reported. The crash spawned a huge ...
  • Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
    CLAREMONT — A big rig crashed and overturned on the 210 Freeway in Claremont early Monday and temporarily blocked all westbound lanes, according to the California Highway Patrol. The crash took place about 4:20 a.m. at Towne Avenue, and that’s where the lanes are blocked, the CHP reported. The CHP issued a SigAlert at 4:21 a.m. There were ...