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  1. Black Montebello firefighter tells court he was called derogatory racial term by battalion chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    A black Montebello firefighter testified Wednesday that he has experienced racism since joining the force nearly seven years ago, but didn't realize the extent of it until he learned a battalion chief referred to him by a derogatory racial term in 2013, Vernon Creswell told a Los Angeles Superior Court jury hearing trial of his lawsuit Thursday Taking the stand in the second week of the trial, Creswell said he had two meetings with Fire Chief Dominic Hebert to discuss the alleged racism, but received little satisfaction. “He's a good man, but we have a faction of the good old boys system and they run amok in this case,” Creswell said.

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  2. Calendar sheds light on indicted ex-Sen. Ronald Calderon's actionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Los Angeles Times

    State Sen. Ron Calderon (D-Montebello) sits at his desk in the Capitol before his indictment last year on corruption charges. State Sen. Ron Calderon (D-Montebello) sits at his desk in the Capitol before his indictment last year on corruption ...

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  3. 3 years later, Deferred Action still controversialRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | The Orange County Register

    Crissel Rodriguez, 27, credits DACA for allowing her to secure the loan that led to her to attend Chapman University in Orange for a master's degree. The Montebello resident graduated last month and is interning at the Orange County Transportation Authority.

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  4. Drunk driver leads Monterey Park police on pursuit before crashingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | Whittier Daily News

    EAST LOS ANGELES >> An allegedly drunken driver crashed his car, ejecting one of three passengers, during a police pursuit that began minutes earlier in Monterey Park early Saturday. Monterey Park police tried to pull over a car driving with no headlights about 1:35 a.m. as it headed south on Atlantic Boulevard near First Street, Montebello police Sgt.

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  5. Thelma FisherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Downey Patriot

    ... emorial service will be held Thursday, June 25, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at Risher Mortuary Chapel, 1316 Whittier Blvd, Montebello, CA 90640. A reception will immediately follow. Thelma will be laid to rest next to her grandson, Alex, at a private burial.

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  6. Leather car seat upholstery maker rides auto sales waveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | USA Today

    A factory here bustles with activity, whether it is workers scrutinizing dyed steer hides for imperfections or sewing together leather strips, thanks to the sizzling market for new cars. Leather car seat upholstery maker rides auto sales wave MONTEBELLO, Calif.

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  7. California firm swaps cloth seats for leatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | USA Today

    ... Katzkin uses to create their custom leather car interiors. One of about 200 workers at Katzkin's factory in Montebello, Calif. sews together a section of the custom leather seat upholstery. The company specializes in making leather seat replacements ...

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  8. Katzkin cashes in on leather car upholsteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | USA Today

    Katzkin cashes in on leather car upholstery Katzkin, an upholstery maker in Montebello, Calif., specializes in leather interiors.

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  9. Boy Tasered for Playing in a Tree, Mom SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | Courthouse News Service

    ... cessive force, negligence, assault and battery and pain and suffering. They are represented by Humberto Guizar of Montebello, who did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

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  10. Man killed in Montebello shooting identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | Whittier Daily News

    MONTEBELLO >> Authorities on Sunday released the identity of a 19-year-old East Los Angeles man who was shot to death in an apartment complex courtyard in Montebello on Friday afternoon. Gabriel Vargas Jr. died at the scene of the shooting , which took place just after noon in the 500 block of Via Altamira Drive, Los Angeles County Department of Coroner Lt.

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  11. Man killed in Montebello shooting identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    MONTEBELLO >> Authorities Sunday released the identity of a 19-year-old East Los Angeles man who was shot to death in an apartment complex courtyard in Montebello Friday afternoon. Gabriel Vargas Jr. died at the scene of the shooting , which took place just after noon in the 500 block of Via Altamira Drive, Los Angeles County Department of Coroner Lt.

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  12. Man fatally shot in MontebelloRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Whittier Daily News

    Police received calls of shots fired in the 500 block of Via Altamira at 12;04 p.m., said Lt. Mike Flores. The man was pronounced dead at the scene at 12:08 p.m., according to Ed Winter, assistant chief of investigations and operations for the Los Angeles County Department of Coroner.

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  13. Montelongo Decisions Martinez in Montebello, CaliforniaRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 13 | Boxing Scene

    Montelongo won a hard-fought six round unanimous decision over Cesar Martinez before a partisan crowd at the Quiet Cannon. Montelongo was able to get the better of the aggressive Martinez during the first half of the fight, especially on the inside.

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  14. Early Fight Results From Montebello, CaliforniaRead the original story

    Friday Jun 12 | Boxing Scene

    In a bout featuring mixed martial arts fighters who were making their professional boxing debuts, Jared Papazian knocked out Ruben Warr in the first round. Papazian, who reportedly competes in the UFC, dropped Warr with a right midway through the first round.

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  15. Western Prelacy News - 06/12/2015Read the original story

    Friday Jun 12 | Groong

    ... 28 to Thursday, July 2nd. Contact the church office at 559-486-1141 for more information. Holy Cross Cathedral, Montebello: Camp Shining Light to take place from Sunday, July 12 to Saturday, July 18 at Angeles Crest Christian Camp. Contact the ...

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  16. Montelongo-Martinez Tops Card in Montebello, CaliforniaRead the original story

    Friday Jun 12 | Boxing Scene

    All Star Boxing Promotions presents an eight-bout 'Battle of the Rising Stars' card at the Quiet Cannon in Montebello, Calif. In the six round main event, featherweight Xavier Montelongo will fight Cesar Martinez .

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  17. Driver arrested after SUV crashes into Montebello homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | Whittier Daily News

    A home sits red-tagged at 525 View Crest Drive in Montebello after a vehicle crashed into the side of the house on Thursday. Montebello Police Lt.

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  18. Controversial Montebello hills housing project wins approvalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | Whittier Daily News

    MONTEBELLO >> After nearly six hours, a controversial plan to build 1,200 homes in the Montebello hills was approved Wednesday night by the City Council. Linda Strong, chairman of the Save the Montebello Hills Sierra Club Task Force, said Thursday that her group plans to seek an election to overturn the vote.

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  19. Montebello City Council votes 4-1 to approve Montebello hills housing projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    MONTEBELLO >> After nearly six hours, a controversial plan to build 1,200 homes in the Montebello hills was approved Wednesday night by the City Council. Linda Strong, chairman of the Save the Montebello Hills Sierra Club Task Force, said Thursday that her group plans to seek an election to overturn the vote. 7 comments

  20. Murat Gassiev Following GGG Footsteps in L.A.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | The Sweet Science

    ... was finally stopped and Gassiev seemed thankful that he was tested to the maximum. In January, a match held in Montebello, Calif. saw an opponent literally hold the entire fight with a grip like a Boa constrictor until a referee stopped the fight ...

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