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  1. PD Editorial: Income, not race for admissionsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Petaluma360

    ... primarily due to opposition from families of Asian descent. They fear SCA 8, authored by state Sen. Ed Hernandez, D-Covina, would result in admissions for Asian-Americans more difficult while lowering standards for other minority groups. The issue ...

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  2. Food makers follow dieters on switching up caloriesRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Detroit News

    ... they consider processed. Kelly Pill has been dieting since her son was born in 1990. But the 54-year-old resident of Covina, Calif., made changes to her approach in recent years. She doesn't eat Lean Cuisine microwavable meals as often because she ...

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  3. Woman sentenced for fatal stabbing of boyfriend in PomonaRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    ... just over two years ago, officials said. Erica Artavia Campbell, 27, of Pomona, received her sentence from West Covina Superior Court Judge Peter A. Hernandez, Los Angeles County District Attorney's officials said in a written statement. Taylor ...

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  4. West Covina council sets priorities for futureRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    West Covina placed its focus on finances, public safety and its general plan Wednesday at a workshop that asked council members to craft a vision for the future of the city.

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  5. Metro, Legislature may make pay lanes on two LA County freeways permanentRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    ... In tandem with a positive vote of the board, Metro is sponsoring legislation by state Sen. Ed Hernandez, D-West Covina, to make the two ExpressLanes permanent and allow more applications for additional high-occupancy vehicle toll lanes to the ...

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  6. CHP to hold checkpoint near Covina this weekendRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    The checkpoint will be begin at 7 p.m. Saturday at an undisclosed location in the unincorporated county area adjacent to Covina, CHP officials said in a written statement.

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  7. Assemblyman Roger Hernandeza s district-based election bill passes assembly committeeRead the original story

    Yesterday | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    ... through the state assembly's elections and redistricting committee Tuesday. Assemblyman Roger Hernandez, D-West Covina, introduced the bill to try to give minority groups more of a say in their local governments. “Latinos are now the largest ...

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  8. West Coast Customs fined by for unpaid wagesRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Press-Enterprise

    ... from the agency released on Wednesday, April 23. A wage and hour investigation by the labor department's West Covina office found that West Coast Customs paid weekly salaries with set amounts to its employees despite the fact that the workers should ...

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  9. Ita s too soon to expand toll lane program: EditorialRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | LA Daily News

    ... and open the possibility of proposing more toll roads. The legislation by California Sen. Ed Hernandez, D-West Covina, could be a game changer for the MTA, which has previously floated the idea of a toll lane on the 405 Freeway. It's going before ...

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  10. West Covina city clerk has yet to fulfill promise to get himself firedRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    When West Covina City Clerk Nick Lewis campaigned for office, his only promise was to get himself fired by voters.

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  11. Calif. bill reignites affirmative action fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    ... and organized letter-writing campaigns has all but killed the measure. "I was surprised," said Sen. Ed Hernandez, D-Covina, the author of the bill. "I didn't expect it." Asian-American students are enrolled at many of California's top schools in ...

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  12. Japanese tattoo art show explores the craft and its futureRead the original story

    Tuesday | Redlands Daily Facts

    ... identity project that includes a book, photo exhibits, community presentations and an online community. He grew up in Covina and has tattoos by Japanese tattoo artists Horitaka, Horitomo and Horiyoshi III. Greg Kimura, chief executive of the museum, ...

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  13. 85 C Bakery Cafe, organic supermarket, Japanese restaurant coming to Alhambra Pacific PlazaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 20 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    ... bakery that first opened in Taipei in 2004. There are nine locations in Southern California, including stores in West Covina, Chino Hills, Hacienda Heights and Torrance. But Chou did say Alhambra Pacific Plaza is so popular that about 35 people are ...

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  14. California bill reignites affirmative action fightRead the original story

    Yesterday | SFGate

    Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg, D-Sacramento, left, talks with Sen. Ed Hernandez, D-Covina at the Capitol in Sacramento, Calif., Monday, April 21, 2014.

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  15. The West Covina Cell Tower BattleRead the original story

    Yesterday | My FOX LA

    A contentious battle is being waged over construction of a West Covina cell tower.

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  16. 47th Annual SkillsUSA State Leadership and Skill ConferenceRead the original story

    Tuesday | PR Log

    ... Sunday April 27, 2014. Four Technical Drafting and Design students Kevin Velasquez (Ontario), Carlos Galdamez (West Covina), Rhiannon Britney (West Covina), Sukhdav Singh (Chino); and four Electronic students Samuel Arrieta (Monrovia), Cesar ...

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  17. LAMC to Close High School Choir Fest at Walt Disney Concert Hall, 5/2Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... High School Chamber Singers (Whittier), Dan Hawkins, director; Charter Oak High School Advance Choral Ensemble (Covina), Rebecca Schmalzbach, director; Covina High School Voices (Covina), Susan Silver , director; Duarte High School Cantabile Singers ...

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  18. Coachella 2014: Campers live the good life at festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    ... to be able to feel clean and pretty as a female, it's nice to have the option,” Brittany Herrera, 25, of West Covina. This year, festival organizers also added new tenants to the Camping Counter to serve Stumptown Coffee, a juice bar and ...

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  19. Police: Woman attacks boyfriend with knife, fork in CovinaRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 19 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    COVINA >> A Covina woman stabbed her boyfriend numerous times with both a kitchen knife and fork during an argument at a Covina mobile home park late Friday, authorities said.

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  20. Teen robbed of skateboard, cell phone in CovinaRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 19 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    The boy was approached about 9:20 p.m. by two robbers, one brandishing a handgun and the other with a knife, Covina police Sgt.

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