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  1. California Senate approves bill to raise smoking age to 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Press-Telegram

    ... age. A similar bill passed in Hawaii is now before the governor there. Hernandez, a Democratic optometrist from La Puente, said big tobacco markets to young people knowing that they are more likely to become addicted if they start smoking early. ... 10 comments

  2. La Puente man held in Irwindale strong-arm robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    IRWINDALE >> A La Puente man was arrested Monday after allegedly robbing a store, assaulting a witness and then stealing other items from a second victim, officials said. Frank Tony Pena, 21, was being held on suspicion of robbery and shoplifting, Irwindale police Sgt.


  3. Industry mail-in election ends Tuesday; three council seats up for grabsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | Pasadena Star-News

    ... Haddick's Towing. Radecki's firm does business with the city; Haddick's Towing does business with Industry and La Puente. Current Mayor Tim Spohn and Councilwoman Pat Marcellin are running to keep their seats. Incumbent John Ferrero, whose father ...


  4. Veterans groups trying to draw new members as posts ageRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | Whittier Daily News

    ... years because he wanted the connection with fellow servicemembers. But even though he joined the Army in 1993, the La Puente resident said he is among the youngest members of VFW Post 1944. “I think it's important for the younger veterans to ...


  5. Arcadia man denies raping woman, assaulting 2nd womanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    ... attorney also doubted Lutete's ability to assist with his defense. The prosecution alleges Lutete met a woman in La Puente on Nov. 26 and brought her back to his home in the 2900 block of Spruce Court, which is in the unincorporated county area near ...


  6. La Puente High School seniors graduate in 100th celebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    Graduates look on as doves are released during the La Puente High School 100th commencement ceremony at La Puente High School in La Puente, Calif., on Tuesday, May 19, 2015. La Puente High School's 100th graduation ceremony was an auspicious occasion.


  7. Photos: William Workman High School 2015 graduation ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    INDUSTRY >> La Puente's William Workman High School held its graduation ceremony on Friday, May 15, 2015 at the Industry Hills Expo Center in the City of Industry.


  8. Golden Owl dishes Burmese fusion worth tracking down in La PuenteRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | Pasadena Star-News

    ... a restaurant in sight. And yet, there it is, sitting at the corner of Maplegrove Street and Vanderwell Avenue in La Puente, in a small freestanding building that used to be a pizzeria. Next door is one of those old drive-through markets that used to ...


  9. La Puente Firing Range shooting death possible accident or suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    LA PUENTE >> Detectives don't suspect foul play in the death of a Walnut man found fatally shot at a shooting range Monday night. Investigators are looking at whether the death is an accident or a suicide, according to Sgt.


  10. Green Tomato Grill Goes for GloryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | OC Weekly

    What kind of food does Green Tomato Grill serve? Despite its Alice Waters-esque name, the restaurant explicitly admits on its website it "[doesn't] serve the healthiest food on the planet, nor do we have the best sustainable practices of any restaurant." There's trendy shit such as flatbread melts, poke and bowls, yet the flavors - chile verde in a bowl that seems stolen from the kitchen of your pocha aunt from La Puente, a Greek flatbread wrap that's as succulent as a gyro - show the special care of chef Kyle Markt.


  11. California men sentenced for meth trafficking in New MexicoRead the original story

    May 12, 2015 | KVBC-TV Las Vegas

    Prosecutors say 51-year-old Mario Llantada received a 14-year prison term Tuesday while 42-year-old Martin Llantada was sentenced to 10 years and one month in prison. Both men are from La Puente, California.


  12. California men sentenced for meth trafficking in Las CrucesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | KVIA-TV El Paso

    ... Tuesday while 42-year-old Martin Llantada was sentenced to 10 years and one month in prison. Both men are from La Puente, California. They will each have to be on five years of supervised release after their prison terms. The two were arrested and ...


  13. La Puente Firing Range shooting death looks like accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | Whittier Daily News

    A man was killed Monday night in what authorities said they believed was an accidental shooting at a firing range in La Puente. The shooting was reported at the La Puente Firing Range in the 16400 block of East Valley Boulevard around 10:20 p.m., Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department Lt.


  14. Former Hacienda La Puente school board member Norman Hsu faces fine for illegal campaign mailersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | Whittier Daily News

    Former Hacienda La Puente Unified School District board member Norman Hsu, an influential Republican leader of the Chinese-American community in Southern California, has agreed to pay $5,500 in fines for violating state campaign finance laws, according to public documents released Monday. Hsu, 80, an HLPUSD school board member for 20 years, hid his identity on four different occasions when he sent out multi-paged political mailers in an attempt to sway the outcome of board elections, according to the state Fair Political Practices Commission.


  15. Kid Congo Powers steps into the limelightRead the original story

    May 11, 2015 | The Georgia Straight

    ... does, that the real American dream sits somewhere between Mad magazine, Elvis, and Vampira's tits. Moreover, the La Puente, California-born legend has an intuitive feel for the deep weirdness coursing through the best kind of rock 'n' roll. "I ...


  16. La Puente man arrested for grand theft auto at Irwindale SpeedwayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    At about 9:30 a.m., the Irwindale Police Department received a report of a grand theft auto that had just occurred at the facility, 500 Speedway Drive, according to a department new release. An employee reported seeing a suspicious person driving a yellow 1992 Honda Civic that belonged to the speedway out of the property, the release said.


  17. Gas leak discovered at La Puente schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    LA PUENTE >> A gas leak was discovered at Edgewood Academy this week during a routine inspection, district officials said Friday. On Tuesday, a maintenance team identified a “minor gas odor,” causing them to shut off the gas line at the school located at 14135 Fairgrove Ave., said Principal Monica Portugal in a letter to parents Friday.


  18. Industrya s first election in 17 years starts Monday with mail-in ballotsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2015 | Whittier Daily News

    ... work for entities owned by or paid for by the city. Haddick's Towing does business in City of Industry as well as La Puente. Ruggles said he is a member of the Industry Manufacturers Council, a chamber of commerce organization that received $1.3 ...


  19. Eric Hunter Tops Golden Boy Live Card on May 22ndRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2015 | Boxing Scene

    ... native defeated highly-regarded Rene Alvarado in January and he wants to keep the momentum going on May 22. La Puente, California's Abraham "Chamaco" Lopez (17-0-1, 12 KOs) may have suffered a draw against Juan Carlos Martinez in his last appearance ...


  20. Creating a real democracy in the City of IndustryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | LA Daily News

    The City of Industry, in the heart of the San Gabriel Valley, incorporated in 1957 out of fear that working-class La Puente next door would try to annex the commercial area. Now, with the revelations in Sunday's investigation by Los Angeles News Group reporters Rebecca Kimitch and Steve Scauzillo added to all the other fiscally outrageous behavior by city leaders down the decades, it's time for La Puente to get its due.


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