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  1. NHRA Top Fuel champ Brittany Force still hasn't watched her horrific crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 21 | AutoWeek

    Reigning NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Top Fuel champion Brittany Force continues to recover from injuries she received in a crash in the season-opening race weekend at Pomona, California, and she is hopeful of returning to action this weekend at Phoenix. Force was caught up in a horrific accident when her Monster Energy Dragster smoked the tires during the first round of eliminations and then immediately careened from the right line to the left and clouted the trackside retaining wall.

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  2. Montclair's second double-homicide of the year under investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2015 | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    ... 8 in the 11000 block of Monte Vista Avenue when Livied Arturo Sanchez, 33, of West Covina, and Mario Padilla, 34, of Pomona, were found bound with duct tape and killed "execution-style," officials said. Two men, Richard Corry Roach, 37, and David ...

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  3. Pomona College Named A Top Producer of Fulbright StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 20 | Inland Empire California

    Claremont, CA - Pomona College has been named one of the top producers of U.S. Fulbright students and scholars for 2017-2018 among bachelor's institutions, as reported this week in The Chronicle of Higher Education. At. No.

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  4. At Pentagon 9/11 Memorial, in search of a Claremont nameRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    ... grave and eternal flame, and at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, I searched out the name of Richard Sather, the Pomona man who died Aug. 5, 1964, and was the subject of a column last summer. Washington is full of memorials. Does Ford's Theatre qualify ...

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  5. Pomona's 340 Nightclub features diverse acts, cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2014 | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    POMONA >> 340 Restaurant & Nightclub has carved out its own space in the crowded downtown Pomona scene, a gay nightclub that has promoted a diverse group of entertainment acts in an attempt to be taken more seriously as a musical venue by both gay and straight audiences of the Inland Empire and beyond. "This is considered a third market, not first or second," said club co-owner Wesley Raymond Hall.

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  6. Solidarity Center opens in Pomona as partnership between Latino-Latina Roundtable and NAACPRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 19 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    Thomas Allison, president of the Social Justice Advocacy Project, takes part in the first in a series of 10 debates on Constitional rights held at the Solidarity Center, in Pomona, CA. Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018.

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  7. After terrorizing the Inland Empire, polio was finally defeatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 19 | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    A special cylinder called an iron lung arrived at the San Bernardino County Hospital on Aug. 22, 1956, flown in from Oregon to help 10-month-old polio patient Rebecca Fuller of Hinkley continue to breathe. A year earlier, Janet Holden, 19, of Pomona was a candidate for queen of the Los Angeles County Fair when she suddenly collapsed while posing for photos.

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  8. 2018 NHRA Winternationals Chevy Drag Race Photo GalleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 18 | Hot Rod Magazine

    Major league drag racing hit the dragstrip for the first time this season when the fabled Auto Club Raceway at the Pomona Fairplex played host to the legendary, 58th annual Lucas Oil NHRA Winternationals presented by ProtectTheHarvest.com. Chevrolet-powered and Chevrolet-configured cars were front and center at the event while scoring titles and clocking impressive performances.

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  9. Why citizenship could be a question on the 2020 CensusRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 17 | The Press-Enterprise

    In a March 20, 2010 file photo, Arab-Americans attend a U.S. Census Bureau presentation at the St. Joseph Catholic Church in Pomona. The Trump administration wants the Census to include a question about citizenship, and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross has until April 1 to decide if it will.

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  10. Wheelchair-bound man falls into Pomona pool, drownsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 17 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    The fatal accident happened at 5:25 p.m. at 8 Los Coyotes Drive, according to Los Angeles Fire Department Dispatch Supervisor Art Marrujo. "We had a call for service at that location about an 80-year-old man who fell in the water," Pomona police Sgt.

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  11. After 18 years as president, Mickey Gallivan steps down as president...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    Mickey Gallivan, president of the Historical Society of Pomona Valley since 1999, is stepping down from her post but continues to be active in the organization. Gallivan is pictured outside the Pomona Ebell Museum of History in Pomona, CA.

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  12. Census a citizenshipa question sets off new California vs. Trump immigration argumentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | Redlands Daily Facts

    In a March 20, 2010 file photo, Arab-Americans attend a U.S. Census Bureau presentation at the St. Joseph Catholic Church in Pomona. It's a simple question, but Southern California public officials say it could complicate political life in this immigrant-rich region if the Trump administration succeeds in making a question like it part of the 2020 national census.

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  13. Celebrating 50 Years of Cobra Jets at the 58th Annual Lucas Oil NHRA WinternationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | Modified Mustangs & Fords

    As we enter 2018, Ford fans are revved up and ready to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Cobra Jet Mustang. Cobra Jet's history dates back to 1968 where it first made its mark at the season-opening NHRA Winternationals in Pomona, California.

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  14. San Dimas, Pomona sue the Gold Line Construction Authority over plans for the traina s expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    ... to acquire properties will cause permanent damage to their cities and are a violation of state environmental laws. Pomona and San Dimas filed separate lawsuits against the Metro Gold Line Foothill Extension Construction Authority in late October and ...

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  15. Murderer gets 25 years to life for deadly shooting after Cambodia Town partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | Press-Telegram

    A 30-year-old man was sentenced to 25 years to life in prison on Friday for shooting a man to death after the two got into a dispute at a party in Long Beach's Cambodia Town neighborhood, authorities said. Before being sentenced, Thearath Sam, a Pomona resident, pleaded guilty to one count of second-degree murder in the slaying of 33-year-old Sambo Chhoy, the Los Angeles County District Attorney's office said in an announcement.

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  16. Rescue dog show salutes best underbite and 'wiggle butt'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | New York Post

    ... categories. The semifinal round winners faced off for the title of "Best in Rescue" at the finals last month in Pomona, Calif. Among the judges is actress Linda Blair, 59, who shot to fame as the head-spinning demon child Regan in "The Exorcist." ...

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  17. Cal Poly Pomona Unveils New Single Crystal X-Ray DiffractometerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | Inland Empire California

    Pomona, CA - Cal Poly Pomona has added a new Single Crystal X-Ray Diffractometer to its scientific equipment to expand the width of faculty research on campus and to give students experience with high quality research equipment. The XRD, the D8 Venture model made by Bruker, is one of the most state-of-the-art diffractometers at a Southern California university, with the nearest similar instruments being more than an hour away.

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  18. Bicyclist killed in Pomona is identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 15 | The Press-Enterprise

    Paramedics were sent to Pomona Boulevard at Pacific Street about 4:20 a.m. Wednesday, according to the Los Angeles County Fire Department. The truck driver remained at the scene and was interviewed by police.

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  19. World's longest cigar attempted at Fairplex by Pomona businessmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    Raul Reyner , 30, the founder and owner of Mi Havana Cigar in Pomona, along with Alfonzo Diaz, in the process of attempting to break the Guinness World Record for the longest hand-rolled cigar at Fairplex in Pomona Wednesday August 2, 2017. The current record is held by Cuba at 264 feet.

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  20. All things Route 66 will be celebrated at 2018 LA County Fair in PomonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 15 | The Daily Breeze

    ... Ygnacio Palomares a grant in 1837 to the land that became the Rancho San Jose. Part of that land become what is now Pomona and included a large part of eastern Los Angeles County. Mickey Gallivan, president of the Historical Society of Pomona ...

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