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Whittier, California is located in Los Angeles County. Zip codes in Whittier, CA include 90601, 90610, and 90604. The median home price in Whittier is $469,000 which is roughly $317/per square foot. More Whittier information.

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Whittier police seize more than 1,200 marijuana plants in house

Whittier police officers look over some of the hundreds of marijuana plants and growing materials they found in a rental home on the 11800 block of South Circle Drive on Aug. 21, 2014.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Whittier Daily News

Freshmen tour Rio Hondo College campus in Whittier during orientation

New students tour the campus during freshman orientation at Rio Hondo College in Whittier on Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014.

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Whittier Daily News

Whittier soldier sends his love to his family, Angels baseball

Whittier resident SPC Jaime Torres of the Army Reserve Unit, 730th Transportation Company who is deployed in Bagram, Afghanistan, sent home a video greeting his family.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Grist Magazine

California cemeteries dig deep to save water

Californians are getting creative to cope with the state's ongoing extreme drought - from painting their dead lawns green to witchcraft .

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Whittier Daily News

Van driver hits Whittier pedestrian then flees scene

Whittier Police Lt. Steve Dean said an 18-year-old Whittier man was walking southbound on Washington Avenue when he was hit by a brown van traveling east on Beverly Boulevard.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

California cemeteries work to cope with drought

Ways to cope include replacing grass with native plants or using recycled water, two steps being taken by Savannah Memorial Park, the oldest nonsectarian cemetery in Southern California.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Downey Patriot

Crime Report

At 1:25 p.m., a Downey Police Officer observed a traffic violation and attempted to stop a 2011 Chevy Pick-up.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

Pasadena Weekly

An LA Original

South Pasadena's venerable restaurant the Barkley, on the corner of Huntington Drive and Fremont Avenue, is a friendly neighborhood eatery and a venue for live music several nights a week.

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Press-Telegram

Scholarships awarded to children of military personnel

SANTA FE SPRINGS >> Life can be difficult for the children of military service personnel, especially when their mothers or fathers return injured, or worse, are killed in the line of duty.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

Whittier Daily News

Whittier City Council votes to bring back design review panel

WHITTIER >> City Council voted Tuesday to re-establish a Design Review Board, OK'd a 50-unit apartment complex and expanded the preferential parking district to include a portion of Friends Avenue.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

Whittier Daily News

Central Basin Municipal Water District incumbents face many challengers

NORWALK >> After a series of lawsuits cost the Central Basin Municipal Water District thousands in legal bills and its insurance carrier, incumbents Robert Apodaca and Art Chacon now face a slew of challengers in the Nov. 4 election.

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Whittier Daily News

Whittier hires new community development director

WHITTIER >> The city has hired a new director of community development to replace Aldo Schindler, who resigned in April to take a position in Downey.

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Sat Aug 09, 2014

Denver Post

Supermoon wars: My moon is bigger, so there

One day before the "supermoon," a commercial airliner crosses the waxing gibbous moon on its final approach to Los Angeles Airport as viewed from Whittier, Calif., on July 11, 2014.

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The Star Press

Don't miss Sunday's supermoon -- with meteors

This weekend packs a one-two punch for sky watchers. Sunday night is a supermoon, when the full moon coincides with the moon's closest approach to the Earth during its elliptical orbit.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

Whittier Daily News

Official: Whittier man stops to lend a hand, gets stabbed

Lt. Cynthia Chavez said the sheriff's Norwalk station received a call from the 10000 block of Cantrell Avenue at 6:55 a.m. regarding a robbery and an assault with a deadly weapon.

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

NBC Los Angeles

Two Suspects Identified in WeHo Assault

A woman was critically injured when two men allegedly ran her over and assaulted several other people in West Hollywood August 7, 2014.

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Whittier Daily News

Whittier hosts Puente Hills Habitat Authority photo exhibit chronicling preservation efforts

Some of the prize-winning photos at the Puente Hills Habitat Authority 20th Anniversary Photography Exhibition Reception at Whittier City Hall on Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014.

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Mediaite.com

Mediaite's Guide to the 40th Anniversary of Richard Nixon's Resignation

Friday marks the fortieth anniversary of the resignation of Richard Milhouse Nixon - the only president to ever resign the office, and, in the words of Hunter S. Thompson, "democracy's greatest mutant."

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

Whittier Daily News

Man faces life in prison for 2009 killing of Whittier High football player

WHITTIER >> A Huntington Park man could be spending the rest of his life in prison for the April 3, 2009 fatal shooting of a Whittier High School football player during a robbery at a Whittier house party.

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Time

9 Things You Didn't Know About Richard Nixon

This week marks the 40th anniversary of the resignation of President Richard Nixon, the milestone for which the scandal-plagued politician is best remembered.

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