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Burbank Bob Hope Airport area ground transportation and land use study community workshop
Santa Anita to host Breeders’ Cup in 2014
The Burbank Bob Hope Airport and the City of Burbank have embarked on a joint Ground Transportation and Land Use Planning Study. The goal of the Transportation Study is to develop ground transportation improvements that will allow the Airport to serve as a multi-modal regional transportation hub. The Land Use Study is intended to identify transit oriented development opportunities in the Airport area to take advantage of its transportation connections. The Burbank Bob Hope Please see page 7
Monterey Park PD capture two men for alleged Fulton ave. residential burglary Monterey Park Police arrested two men for suspicion of residential burglary after a resident reported seeing two men running out of her home in the 1800 block of Fulton AvePlease see page 7
Classic races have been hosted in Arcadia 8 years The Breeders’ Cup announced last week that Santa Anita Park, in Arcadia, Calif., has been selected as the site for the 2014 Breeders’ Cup World Championships. The 31st Breeders’ Cup, Thoroughbred racing’s most prestigious international year-end event, consisting of 14 races with purses and awards totaling $27 million, will be held on October 31 and November 1, 2014, and brings the event to Los Angeles for the third consecutive year. Santa Anita Park, which is the site of this year’s Breeders’ Cup on November 1-2, has hosted the Breeders’ Cup World Championships six times, most recently last year’s edition. The 2014 Breeders’ Cup will be televised by the NBC Sports Group. The 2013 Breeders’ Cup will also be televised by the NBC Sports Group with the $5 million Breeders’ Cup Classic shown live in primetime on NBC from 8-9 p.m. ET. “Santa Anita has proven to be an outstanding host for our Championships, providing horsemen and fans
Governor Edmund G Brown Jr. Thursday joined business leaders and workers to call for action on his plan to revamp the state’s economic development program and help put Californians back to work. “California’s thirty-yearold Enterprise Zone program is not enterprising, it’s wasteful. It’s inefficient and not giving taxpayers the biggest bang for their buck,” said Governor Brown. “There’s a better way and it will help encourage manufacturing in California.” “The Silicon Valley -Photo by Terry Miller
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Construction authority opposes Measure R amendments “Foothill Extension to Claremont continues to be inaccurately defined” At their regularly scheduled meeting Wednesday, the Metro Gold Line Foothill Extension Construction Authority (Construction Authority) board of directors voted unanimously to oppose the Measure R Expenditure Plan and Measure R Ordinance Amendments as proposed by Metro. The Amendments are
Governor Brown, business leaders and workers call for action on economic development plan
being proposed to allow Metro to accelerate funding to five Measure R transit projects ahead of the year approved by voters in 2008. The changes would only take affect if Metro is able to secure close to $6 billion in federal funding and grants for one or more of the Measure R transit Please see page 3
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Arrest made in death of toddler in Baldwin Park Wednesday Sheriff’s Homicide detectives are continuing their investigation into the circumstances surrounding the death of a toddler boy that occurred on Wednesday, June 12, 2013 in the 3700 block of Downing Avenue, Baldwin Park. As a result of their investigation, Homicide detectives arrested 32-year old-David Vazquez for the murder of his son, Joshua Vazquez. David Vazquez was booked at the Baldwin Park Police Department for Murder and is being held in lieu of 1,000,000 bail. Detectives are aware
of one prior call for service that occurred approximately one year ago. The then infant boy sustained a leg injury that was investigated by the Los Angeles County Department of Children and Family Services. That incident is also under investigation by Homicide detectives. Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500. If you prefer to provide information anonymously, you may
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To develop near-zero emission natural gas engines Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) has joined the South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD), the San Joaquin Valley Air Pollution Control District (SJVAPCD) and the California Energy Commission (CEC) in issuing a request for proposals (RFP) to support the development of ultra-clean natural gas engines for a variety of heavy-duty vehicle applications in the South Coast Air Basin (SCAB) and San Joaquin Valley Air Basin
(SJVAB). “Natural gas will play a vital role in advancing transportation solutions that support California’s goals and policies for emission reductions and a sustainable energy future,” said Jeff Reed, director of business strategy and development for SoCalGas. “Natural gas has a proven track record as a clean fuel in a wide range of vehicle types,” said Barry Wallerstein, SCAQMD’s executive officer. “This initiative will take natural gas
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capital projects. Metro is circulating the amendments for comment and plans to hold a public hearing on the matter on June 27. “We are very disappointed and frustrated that Metro continues to blatantly ignore the voter mandate, which clearly defined the Gold Line Foothill Extension project from Pasadena to Claremont,” explains board chairman and Glendora councilman Doug Tessitor. “Metro has yet again disregarded the request by the Construction Authority to update information in their Measure R Expenditure Plan to include an accurate cost estimate to complete the project to Claremont. As shown in their plan amendment, the project will end in Azusa.” Earlier this year, as required by statute, the Construction Authority board approved an updated expenditure plan for the Foothill Extension project. The updated project-level expenditure plan took into account the latest information known about the
project, following significant study and planning completed since Measure R was approved in 2008. “We have a much better idea what the total project will truly cost,” added chairman Tessitor. “We have now awarded all contracts for the Pasadena to Azusa segment and have recently completed extensive environmental studies of the Azusa to Montclair segment. Together, this information allowed us to provide Metro a more accurate estimate for use as they update their overall expenditure plan. Unfortunately, they have chosen not to include the information in their The proposed Measure R Expenditure Plan Amendment includes a total estimated cost for the Foothill Extension project of $758 million, significantly less than the actual cost estimate ($1.714 billion) to complete the project to Claremont. The plan also includes an expected proj-
Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today issued the following statement regarding the death of United States Forest Service Firefighter Luke Sheehy: “Anne and I were saddened to learn of the death of Firefighter Luke Sheehy, a young man who devoted his life to protecting his fellow Californians. Our thoughts are with his family, friends and colleagues.” Firefighter Luke Sheehy, 28, of Susanville, was fatally injured by a sec-
tion of a falling tree at the scene of a lightning-sparked wildland fire in the Modoc National Forest 15 miles southeast of the community of Alturas. Firefighter Sheehy was a member of the California Smokejumpers, an airborne firefighting unit of the United States Forest Service based in Redding, California. Prior to his career with the United States Forest Service, he served 5 seasons as a firefighter for CAL FIRE.
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Creative arts summer camp helps kids find their expression Pasadena Child Development Associates is offering a two-week Creative Arts Summer Camp for children ages 8 – 12, starting August 5 – 16, 2013 on the campus of 620 N. Lake Ave., Pasadena, CA. Daily hours for the camp are 9:00 am – 12 noon. The camp will focus on strengthening each child’s ability to express themselves through several different forms of artistic practice. Each day, participants will explore a different arts modality, including the visual arts, dance, music, theater, and more. The purpose of the camp is to provide a variety of children with handson opportunities to interact in a creative way. After an introduction to each modality, each child is encouraged to explore and create for themselves. Children will get to experiment under the guidance of skilled artists, and work towards discovering which artistic modality is best suited for their self-expression. These individual forms of expression, personalized by each child, will be compiled into
a collaborative final project that each child will be able to bring home to share with family and friends. One parent, Nicole Thai, says “Music therapy has been the one most effective treatment for my child’s communicative skills. It was during his beginning music therapy session that we heard his first words in response to a song he had listened to since
birth.” Cost of the two-week camp is $600 per child. The Pasadena Rotary Club has donated a $4,000 grant to provide selected scholarships to the camp. For more information about enrollment, or to inquire about scholarships, please contact Melissa St. John at 626-793-7350, ext 261, or email MelissaS@PasadenaChildDevelopment.org.
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Hernández honors Carousel Realty as small business of the year Assemblymember Roger Hernández (D-West Covina) honored Carousel Realty owner Carol Facciponti-Malcolm as the 2013 Small Business of the Year for the 48th Assembly District. Facciponti-Malcolm joined 79 other small business owners who were honored for their contributions to California’s economy and their local communities. “For over 20 years, Carousel Realty has been a leader in the community. Thanks to small businesses such as Carousel Realty, which is a true leader in our community and helps California’s economy grow stronger. I am a strong advocate for the small business community and we must provide opportunities to encourage entrepreneurship in this
state,” said Hernández. Facciponti-Malcolm launched Carousel Realty in 1993 while she was adjusting to being a single mother and widow. She has helped numerous families to keep the “American Dream” alive by providing professional services and resources who are first-time home-buyers. FaccipontiMalcolm has served her local community in a number of capacities including being on the boards of the East Valley Community Health Clinic, San Gabriel Children’s Center, the Real Estate Foundation and the East Valley Hospital. In 2002, she served as President of the Citrus Valley Association of Realtors, where she led the organization and help other local Realtors become
more involved in their local communities. She has also won a number accolades including, Citrus Valley Association of Realtors Real Estate Professional of the Year in 2002 and 2005, and being named 2008 Woman of the Year by Congresswoman Hilda Solis. “As a strong advocate for the small business community, I will continue to protect and assist small businesses in California. They are the backbone of our economy and we must protect these employers who provide countless jobs in or local economy. In California, there are over 700,000 small employers, which makes up nearly 98.2% of private sector employees,” stated Hernandez.
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Leadership Group is pleased to support the Governor’s proposal, which targets critical economic development funds to areas where California can lead – the manufacturing, R&D and biotechnology sectors,” said Silicon Valley Leadership Group President and CEO Carl Guardino. “This is smart economic development done right.” “The Governor’s plan wisely targets our tax dollars to good jobs that build the middle class and strengthen communities,” said California Labor Federation Executive Secretary-Treasurer Art Pulaski. “California workers stand with the Governor in his efforts to create good jobs that will spur our state’s economic growth.” The Governor’s plan, proposed in the May Revision, builds on the framework of existing, targeted programs by redirecting approximately $750 million annually from the current flawed Enterprise Zone program to three new economic development programs: Sales tax exemption: A statewide sales tax exemption on manufacturing
equipment or research and development equipment purchases by firms engaged in manufacturing or biotechnology research and development. The proposal is estimated to provide sales tax exemptions worth over $400 million annually. Hiring credit: A hiring credit targeted to businesses located in areas with the highest unemployment rate and poverty. This credit will be available for the hiring of long-term unemployed workers, unemployed veterans and people receiving the federal earned income tax credit. The credit will only be allowed to taxpayers who have a net increase in jobs. The proposal is expected to provide approximately $100 million annually in hiring credits. Investment incentive: The California Competes Credit based on specified criteria including the number of jobs to be created or retained and a set job retention period. This component of the proposal is expected to provide between $100 million and $200 million per year in tax credits. Studies on enterprise
zones show that the current program, established nearly three decades ago, is ineffective, wasteful and expensive. Research from the Public Policy Institute of California indicates the program has no overall effect on job growth, while a recent California Budget Project report showed the program has cost California $4.8 billion since its inception and has primarily benefited less than half of 1 percent of the state’s corporations. The Governor’s economic development proposal enjoys broad support from businesses and workers alike, including: Northrop Grumman Corporation; IBM; Advanced Micro Devices Inc.; Bay Area Council; Bay Bio; Biocom; Bloom Energy; California Healthcare Institute; California Labor Federation; California Teamsters Public Affairs Council; Clorox; Genentech; Gordon Biersch Brewing Company; Intel; International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers; International Longshore and Warehouse Union; International Union of Operating Engineers; PhRMA; Silicon Valley Leadership Group; State Building & Construction Trades Council of California; Unite Here!; United Food and Commercial Workers; Utility Workers Union of America; Webcor Builders and the Wine Institute.
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Rustic charm at Drakesbad Guest Ranch Part 1 By Greg Aragon Sometimes you have to drive a little to get away from it all. And sometimes it’s well worth it. Such was the case recently when a friend and I escaped to Drakesbad Guest Ranch, a beautifully remote hideaway, located in Northern California’s Lassen Volcanic National Park. The adventure began near the tiny town of Chester, where we drove down a winding, 17-mile dirt and gravel road to the entrance of the 110-year-old ranch. Here, we found a small group of bungalows and a lodge, tucked at the base of a hill, surrounded by a giant meadow and a towering forest of trees. We then met managers/hosts Pat and Valerie Flack, who gave us the rundown and showed us to our cabin. Overlooking the meadow, our room was rustic and comfortable. Like most ranch rooms, it didn’t come with electricity, but made up for it in old-time charm. It came with two wooden
beds, a heater, and a bathroom with shower and a solar lamp and kerosene lantern. It also boasted a wooden patio protruding into the meadow, with spectacular views of Lassen Volcanic Park, surrounding mountains, the hot springs pool and the resident horses. The patio is also a great place to meet the ubiquitous deer and marmots that graze in the tall grasses a few feet from the room. Once settled in, we joined 20 or so other Drakesbad guests at the main building for dinner. And this is where things got interesting – and tasty. While the ranch may be primitive, its cuisine is exciting, comforting and definitely gourmet. Our meal began with a divine BLT salad with lettuce, avocado, bacon strips, basil pesto, tomato vinaigrette and fresh mozzarella. We accompanied this with a glass of chardonnay. For the main course we devoured a memorable Griddled Salmon, with lobster claw meat and giant prawn risotto; English peas, baby carrots and asparagus Vin Blanc. For dessert we split homemade cheese cake with
drunken strawberries. After dinner we soaked in ranch’s soothing hot mineral springs-fed pool. Still in the same spot since Drakesbad (German for Drake’s bath), opened in 1900, the pool is a great way to unwind after a day in the 5,000-ft elevation of the mountains. Back at the room, I lit the kerosene lantern and read about the legendary history of the ranch and all the hydrothermal wonders
such natural steam vents, bubbling mudpots, hot springs and volcanic rock that surround it. It all started in 1900, when Alexander Sifford, an ailing school teacher from Susanville, CA traveled three days by horse wagon with his family to experience the healing powers of Hot Springs Valley and to drink the soda waters of “Drake’s Spring,” which were named for pioneer Edward Drake. Sifford liked the land so much he
purchased it from Drake for $6,000 and renamed the property Drakesbad. For the next 60 years his family owned and operated Drakesbad Guest Ranch, welcoming visitors from all over the world. In 1916 Congress established Lassen Volcanic National Park as the 15th US National Park. In 1958, privately-owned Drakesbad was sold to the government. Since the sale, Drakesbad has been run by California Guest Services.
Ed and Billie Fiebiger ran it for the past 19 years and Pat and Valerie recently took over the managing duties. Next week I continue my tour of the ranch and Lassen Volcanic National Park, with a hike to steamy Devil’s Kitchen, a lesson in archery, a night of star gazing, an incredible prime rib dinner, and much more. For more information on visiting Drakesbad Guest Ranch, call (866) 999-0914 or visit www.drakesbad.com
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Our goal is to have happy, compliant patients while taking the brunt of the every-day questions patients invariably have. This relieves the burden from our referring physician’s offices who otherwise have to deal with this call volume, and depending on the experience of the doctor in this field, may not be able to answer typical questions the patient has regarding equipment issues (e.g. how to fix a leaking mask).
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Pasadena Mental Health Center’s Sixth Annual Fête - June 22 Pasadena Mental Health Center (PMHC) will host its sixth annual Fête – “Change the Beat” on Saturday, June 22, 5 p.m. at a private estate in Altadena, to raise critical funds for programs which empower children and families to “change the beat” during difficult periods in their lives. Tickets are available at $75 per person and include appetizers, wine and live entertainment by Domingo Siete. PMHC will honor Frank Taylor of Pasadena, who served as PMHC’s board chair in 1984 and has provided loyal support for more than 29 years. At over 90 years old, Taylor continues to actively support the organization.
“Pasadena Mental Health Center provides vital support services to our community,” said Taylor. “I remain committed to ensuring these services are accessible for our children and families.” Johanna Metzger of Altadena is this year’s co-chair. She provides vision and leadership to the event committee and works to ensure the success of the event. “The amazing people who work at PMHC provide this emotional space for children and families to find hope and healing,” said Metzger. “To love our fellow beings is what we live for, to make life less difficult for each other.” Pasadena Mental Health
Center serves everyday people who need emotional support and guidance during difficult periods in their lives. PMHC strives to provide affordable, accessible and appropriate mental health services for individuals, families and children who have no other resources for such care. Among the clients who consistently participate in treatment, 81% make progress on their treatment goals at the time of case closing. To join PMHC at its annual fundraiser in celebration of their commitment to helping youth and families in the community, visit www.pmhc. org or contact Eden GarciaBalis, Executive Director, at email@example.com or 626-798-0907.
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around the world with a first class facility and one of the greatest experiences in sports. We are delighted to extend our partnership with Santa Anita for a third consecutive year,” said Craig Fravel, Breeders’ Cup President and CEO. “We also value our
relationship with the Southern California business and entertainment community, who have demonstrated long time dedication and support of the Breeders’ Cup since our inception in 1984.” The 2014 running of the Breeders’ Cup World
Championships marks the 11th time that the event will be held in Southern California and the eighth time that Santa Anita will host the Breeders’ Cup, after hosting the event in 1986, 1993, 2003, 2008 and 2009, 2012, and this year.
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City of Glendale ranked among safest cities in the nation The final 2012 FBI Uniformed Crime Report has been released. Chief Ron De Pompa is very pleased to announce continued improvement in the Glendale’s rankings amongst cities with populations of 100,000 or more. The significant results show that Glendale is the #5 safest city in the State of California, improving from #7 in 2011. Glendale is ranked #8 nationally with a population of 100,000 or more. It was in 2010 when the city was ranked #17 nationally, a ranking not common to the City of Glendale. “This is significant when it comes to the service provided by the hardworking men and women of the Glendale Police Department,” said Chief De Pompa. “What is more important are the strategies utilized by our personnel, the partnerships developed with our community through Area Command, the technology used to enhance our capabilities in preventing crime from occurring or apprehending offenders quickly and finally the support we receive from our City Council.” The Glendale Police Department has implemented several strategies and partnerships despite budget
constraints and operationally working with fewer officers and support personnel. These include our regional programs with local, state and federal agencies operating within the Glendale Police Department such as the US Marshal’s Task Force, the Eurasian Organized Crime Task Force and the AB109 Task Force that recently formed to deal with the early release of felons from state prison. Area Command has been in full operation for approximately two years and the benefits from the partnerships with the community is evidenced in the crime rankings. The Verdugo Regional Crime Laboratory opened last year with a new DNA Laboratory. The ATF’s National Integrated Ballistic Information Network has a component operating in the lab servicing law enforcement agencies in the greater Los Angeles area. In 2012 there were no homicides to report in Glendale and an overall 10% reduction in violent crime. For property crimes, there was a 12% decrease from the previous year. In an analysis of the top ten cities in the state and national rankings, it is important to recognize that Glendale is
one of four cities showing a reduction in crime and the only California city with a significant double-digit decrease. For Crime Rankings click here. To review the 2012 final crime report click here. In early 2013, Crime Analysis was identifying an alarming spike in property and violent crimes, however with aggressive strategies implemented by the men and women of the Glendale Police Department, the city is once again trending another 4% reduction in overall crime in 2013 compared to the 2012 report just released. Additional reports can be found under Crime Reports. The Glendale Police Department would like to remind everyone about an upcoming event to continue our partnerships and to celebrate our continued reduction in crime. National Night Out is coming to a neighborhood near you, or you can sign-up and host your own event. National Night Out (NNO) is Tuesday, August 6, 2013 and the Glendale Police Department will again be partnering with members of the community to take a stand against crime, drugs and disorder in their neighborhoods.
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10th Annual Pink Ribbon Spa Night supports breast cancer survivors from Huntington Memorial Hospital As has become a tradition and a warm expression of community support, 13 breast cancer survivors from Huntington Memorial Hospital were recently treated to spa treatment pampering at Tangle’s Salon in Pasadena. Services provided at the tenth annual Pink Ribbon Spa Night included manicures, haircuts, makeup and body and scalp massages. The women participating in the event included those either still undergoing or who recently completed chemotherapy treatments for breast cancer. “It was very emotional for all of us to see how impactful these treatments were to each woman’s state of mind,” said Tangle’s Salon Owner Cathy Sripramong. “Every member of our staff was inspired and honored to be part of an event such as this. We are looking forward to doing it again.” Helping to coordinate the event were Huntington Hospital Breast Center Nurse Navigators Nancy
Cushing and Tina Ivie, along with breast cancer survivor and hospital volunteer Helen Harris. “Some of the women receiving the treatments were in tears and so happy for the opportunity to slip away from the difficult experience going on in their lives,” said Harris. “The spa pampering made them all feel uplifted and special which is what the evening was all about.” Since 1998 the Huntington Hospital Breast Cancer Program has been providing patients with the latest advances in diagnostic imaging, breast surgery, medical oncology, radiation therapy and breast cancer support services. The hospital’s breast cancer center includes a comprehensive, multidisciplinary team of medical experts, all highly trained in the diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer. Surgeons and radiation oncologists provide treatment such as surgery and radiation therapy, while medical oncologists give drug therapies to destroy cancer cells that may have
spread beyond the breast. Huntington Memorial Hospital is a 625-bed not-forprofit hospital that is home to the only Level II trauma center in the San Gabriel Valley. In addition to being granted Magnet® status in 2011, Huntington Hospital has been ranked nationally by U.S. News and World Report in two specialties and was named the eighth best hospital in California. Renowned for its programs in neurosciences, cardiovascular services and cancer care, Huntington Hospital is an active teaching hospital with graduate medical education programs in internal medicine and general surgery. Consistent with its mission the hospital provides millions of dollars annually in charity care, benefits for vulnerable populations, health research, education and training, and support programs that may otherwise be absent from the community. For more information, visit www.huntingtonhospital. com.
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Altadena Sheriff’s Station hosted a muti-agency Active Shooter training at Eliot Middle School Wednesday. Sheriff Stations from the San Gabriel Valley, Pasadena Police Department, and the Los Angeles County Fire Department worked together in several active shooter scenarios that simulated realistic problems involving an active shooter. The training was conducted by the LASD Master Field Training Officers and was supported by Altadena Station Volunteers. Also on hand were Jail Custody Deputies and Explorers that acted as role players. (photos by LASD Volunteer Deb Halberstadt and Captain John Benedict) Visit the U.S. Department of Homeland Security for more information on Active Shooter Prepardness http://www.dhs.gov/activeshooter-preparedness Active Shooter: What You Can Do Course: DHS has developed an Independent Study Course titled Active Shooter: What You Can Do. This course was developed to provide the public
with guidance on how to prepare for and respond to active shooter crisis situations. Upon completion of Active Shooter: What You Can Do, employees and managers will be able to: •Describe the actions to take when confronted with an active shooter and to assist responding law enforcement officials; •Recognize potential workplace violence indicators; •Describe actions to
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nue on June 10, 2013 at approximately 1:20 p.m. The victim immediately called the police and reported a description of the suspects and a suspicious vehicle that was parked near her home. Police contained and searched the vicinity with assistance from Montebello, Alhambra and Pasadena Police departments and the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. One suspect was hidden in a storage shed; he was located by a police canine. The other suspect was located within the contained area. Property belonging to the victim
Altadena Sheriff’s Station conducts active shooter training
take to prevent and prepare for potential active shooter incidents; and •Describe how to manage the consequences of an active shooter incident. The online training is available through the Federal Emergency Management Agency Emergency Management Institute and additional training for law enforcement is available at Federal Emergency Management Agency Law Enforcement Active Shooter Emergency Response.
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Paris Scott Jr.
was located in the suspect vehicle, a gray Chevrolet Sonic. Lonzo Duhon, age 21, of Los Angeles and Paris Scott Jr., age 32, were booked at Monterey Park
Police Department and arraigned in Alhambra Superior Court on June 12 for burglary charges. Duhon is currently on probation for burglary.
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Airport and City of Burbank encourage you to become involved with the planning process by attending a community workshop on June 27th from 5:30 to 7:30 PM. We need your help to understand your concerns about transportation and planning issues that affect the area around the Airport. Come to the workshop
and participate in discussions and planning/visioning exercises. Make your point of view part of the vision for the future of the area. The workshop is open to the public and we urge you to invite your friends and neighbors. Workshop details are as follows: 5:30 - Open House, 6:15 - Discussion/visioning
exercises, Thursday, June 27th, 5:30 - 7:30 PM Burbank Airport Marriott Convention Center 2500 North Hollywood Way Burbank, California 91505 Enter on Thornton Avenue. Parking will be validated. The location is also served by Metro Bus Lines 94, 222 and 794.
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Two Separate Homes in Mayflower Village On Large Lot with their own yards. One home feautures 3 Bed/ 1 ba approx (1114 sq.ft.) w/ Pool and 2 car garage. The other home features 2 bed/1 ba (approx 776 sq ft.), 1 car garage and new exterior paint. Very near Arcadia border. Live in one and rent the other! (FAI) CENTURY 21 EARLL, LTD. (626) 301-1888 (WWW.CENTURY21EARLL.COM)
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This total remolded home features 4 bed/2.5 ba, new flooring in all rooms; Berber carpet in all the bedrooms ceramic tile in kitchen and all the bathrooms and wood flooring in entry, halls living room and dining room, some new lighting, new counter, sinks and fixtures in the kitchen and the bathrooms. New window treatments on every window. This home is truly ready to move into. (ROY) CENTURY 21 EARLL, LTD. (626) 301-1888
Cute corner lot home with huge backyard. This 3 bedroom, 1.5 bathroom. Tile, wood and laminate flooring throughout. Large kitchen with plenty of cabinets and counter space. Dual pane windows keep the home cool in summer. Attached 2 car garage. (J7891) CENTURY 21 VILLAGE REALTY 626-355-1451 WWW.C21VILLAGE.COM
This great home is ready to move in. The easily maintained front yard leads to a beautiful sitting area just off of the porch with mountain views. The stunning entry leads you into the living room with a cozy fireplace with plenty of room and light. The spacious kitchen and dining are separated by a large island with eating area. Three bedrooms including the master suite are located on the main floor, and the forth large bedroom and family room/loft is on the second level. (AVA) CENTURY 21 EARLL, LTD. (626) 301-1888
Very nice duplex in Monrovia. Newly remodeled units each with 3 bedrooms, 1.75 baths, living room, dining room, kitchen with granite counter top, laundry area, windows, tile & laminate floors throughout. Both units have small yards. Two car garage. (O533) CENTURY 21 VILLAGE REALTY 626-355-1451 WWW.C21VILLAGE.COM
Located on a private cul-de-sac with acclaimed Temple City Schools. 2 bedrooms, 1 bath home with den, newer FA/CA and roof, 2 car garage, spacious grassy yard with patio. 1161 sq.ft. measured on a 5,574 sq.ft. lot. Lots of light with great floor plan. (C1522) CENTURY 21 VILLAGE REALTY 626-355-1451 WWW.C21VILLAGE.COM
Very nice clean home on a quiet cul-de-sac. Hardwood floors, newer stainless stovetop, Family room off living room, but know if it is permitted. 3 bedrooms, 1.5 baths, covered patio. 1176 sq.ft., Detached 2 car garage. (A2557) CENTURY 21 VILLAGE REALTY 626-355-1451 WWW.C21VILLAGE.COM
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CENTURY 21 Earll, Ltd 320 E. FOOTHILL BLVD., ARCADIA Arcadia WWW.CENTURY21EARLL.COM 626.301.1888 century21earll.com DRE# : 01154618
Adorable home east of Euclid. New flooring, new roof, central air and heat. Perfect starter home with 4 bedroom, 1.5 bath, detached 2 car garage. 1487 sq.ft.
This tow level town home has it all! Laminated wood flooring, brick fireplace in the living room & built-in shelves, downstairs guest bathroom, laundry area, open kitchen & nook. Upstairs has 2 spacious bedrooms, 2 baths with private master bedroom, sliding glass door leads to private patio and 2 car attached garage, pool & spa. (F14456) CENTURY 21 VILLAGE REALTY 626-355-1451 WWW.C21VILLAGE.COM
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This home is situated in a wide cul-de-sac, on a large lot (over 15,000sf). Features include 4 bed/2 bath, living room with fireplace, dual pane windows, plantation shutters, central air, inside laundry and 2 car garage. Extra long driveway and a huge backyard. (CHE) CENTURY 21 EARLL, LTD. (626) 301-1888 (WWW.CENTURY21EARLL.COM)
NORTH EL MONTE
Two Story New Custom Home. You will love the Top Quality Architectural Design. This home offers Huge Living room, Formal Dining Room, Fireplace, Top of the line Kitchen w/granite counters, center island and granite floors. 4 bedrooms includes Two Master Suites 1 with Jacuzzi Tub and walk in closets. 3 car garage.(R11646) CENTURY 21 LUDECKE INC (626) 445-0123 WWW.C21LUDECKE.COM
Cute 3 BR 2 full BA home in popular NE Pasadena. Newer windows, updated mstr.ba w/Jacuzzi freshly painted interior, new carpet throughout. Central HV/AC. Two car detached garage w/auto opener. Perfect move up from condo or quality rental investment.(D2649) CENTURY 21 LUDECKE INC WWW.C21LUDECKE.COM (626) 445-0123
Beautiful spacious condo features 2bed/2ba with sweeping views. Living room with cozy fireplace, remodeled kitchen with custom cabinetry and gorgeous granite tops. Other features include recess lighting & crown-molding. The Master bedroom with balcony and private bathroom custom built shower, dual sinks, and walk-in closet. There are two single car garages. This home is Located in a gated community surrounding a private lake near APU & Citrus College. (LAK) CENTURY 21 EARLL, LTD. (626) 301-1888
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Two Story New Custom Home. You will love the Top Quality Architectural Design. This home offers Huge Living room, Formal Dining Room, Fireplace, Top of the line Kitchen w/granite counters, center island and granite floors. 4 bedrooms includes Two Master Suites 1 with Jacuzzi Tub and walk in closets. 3 car garage.(R11642) CENTURY 21 LUDECKE INC (626) 445-0123 WWW.C21LUDECKE.COM
This spacious one level condominium is located in the Heart of Arcadia and features 3bed/2ba, living room & dining area, great kitchen w/Alder cabinets and granite counters. Secluded Master bedroom features its own paradise balcony. Laundry area is conveniently located in the hallway, adjacent to it is an enclosed patio with sliding glass doors which can also be used as a den/office room. The grounds are well maintained and the association offers sparkling pool & spa. (FAI) CENTURY 21 EARLL, LTD. (626) 301-1888
Beautiful 3 bedroom, 2 bath home available in comfortable neighborhood. Features kitchen with plenty of storage, formal dining area, French doors, master bedroom, beautiful pool, spacious yard. Solar panels will save you on your electric bill. Garage. Walk to Marrakesh Country Club & Show Mountain Golf Club. (T73354) CENTURY 21 VILLAGE REALTY 626-355-1451 WWW.C21VILLAGE.COM
3 bedrooms and 3 baths. Over 1200 sq feet of living space plus a bright, airy enclosed sunroom which opens onto a covered patio – The kitchen and the guest bath were both updated in 2013. Large master suite, Bedroom/office has spacious deck with gorgeous views of the mountains and valley. 2 car attached garage, washer & dryer, gardener, security system, washer/dryer, fridge and BBQ are all included!(P13253) CENTURY 21 LUDECKE INC (626) 445-0123
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NORTH EL MONTE
Don’t miss this charming single-level home in the Creekside Village area of Ontario with easy access to the 60 freeway. This home is in fantastic shape with newer windows throughout, updated kitchen, and a gorgeous bathroom that was part a large permitted addition. The attached garage is oversized and has laundry hook-ups. Association pool/spa, playground, tennis courts, and more. This could be a great starter home and/or investment opportunity. (EVE) CENTURY 21 EARLL, LTD. (626) 301-1888
Beautiful Triplex in Arcadia, 3 units with 2 bedrooms and 1 bath ea. Excellent School District. This won’t last bring in your offers.(C140)
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Lovely, remodeled and upgraded single family home on quiet cul-desac. 3 bedrooms, 2 bath, nice kitchen with granite counter tops, stainless steel appliances, recessed lighting, central air and heat, nice and cozy fire place in living room. This home has a 2 car attached garage that was converted into a bonus/play room. Beautiful nice size grassy backyard, dog run and plenty of parking. This is a must see!!! (BAS) CENTURY 21 EARLL, LTD. (626) 301-1888 (WWW.CENTURY21EARLL.COM)
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38 W. SIERRA MADRE BLVD., SIERRA MADRE