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  1. Whittier girla s balloon message to her dead father gets an unexpected reply from 400 miles awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Press-Telegram

    ... thought 'What are the chances of someone finding this balloon,” Ashlynn said Tuesday at softball practice at Whittier High. “One out of a million.” But the balloon flew 436 miles and came down that night or early the next day ...

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  2. Whittier girla s balloon message to her dead father gets an unexpected reply from 400 miles awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Redlands Daily Facts

    ... thought 'What are the chances of someone finding this balloon,” Ashlynn said Tuesday at softball practice at Whittier High. “One out of a million.” But the balloon flew 436 miles and came down that night or early the next day ...

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  3. Letter to heaven: Girl's balloon note to deceased dad lands her touching response from strangerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    ... in Auburn, California. "I noticed there was writing on it and I got very teary-eyed." Ashlynn, a student in Whittier, California, had written a note to her father onto a balloon that traveled 436 miles to Auburn. "You have missed so much and I miss ...

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  4. Teen's Balloon Letter To Late Father Gets Beautiful Reply From Strangers 400 Miles AwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Switched

    ... She took to Facebook to contact the 16-year-old, and was stunned to find out that the teen lives 436 miles away in Whittier, California. The restaurant owner reached out to people in her community through a " Pay It Forward " Facebook page asking ...

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  5. Girl's Message to Late Father Lands 400 Miles AwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | WTNH

    ... and miss you like crazzy!" She released the balloon on her late father's birthday, January 6. She is a student in Whittier, California. The balloon landed 436 miles away in Auburn, California. The person who found the balloon brought it into a local ...

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  6. Lisa Swisley found the balloon, which floated 436 miles.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    ... in Auburn, California. "I noticed there was writing on it and I got very teary-eyed." Ashlynn, a student in Whittier, California, wrote a note to her dad on a balloon that ended up traveling 436 miles to Auburn. "You have missed so much and I miss ...

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  7. Whittier Boy Scout Everson Cruz overcomes adversity to attain Eagle rankRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Whittier Daily News

    ... to see the other side of things, of economic things, and seeing my parents struggle,” he said. Everson, of Whittier, recently attained the Boy Scouts rank of Eagle Scout, the Boy Scouts' highest rank. For his service project, he led 10 ...

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  8. Girl's balloon letter to deceased dad gets reply 436 miles awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | WJLA-TV Arlington

    ... in Auburn, California. "I noticed there was writing on it and I got very teary-eyed." Ashlynn, a student in Whittier, California, had written a note to her father onto a balloon that traveled 436 miles to Auburn. "You have missed so much and I miss ...

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  9. California Supreme Court denies convicted killera s appeal in 2009 murder of woman in San Pedro alleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Whittier Daily News

    The California Supreme Court refused today to review the case against one of three men convicted of the January 2009 murder of a San Pedro woman who was found shot to death inside her car. The state's highest court denied the defense petition filed on behalf of former Whittier resident Michael Bonfiglio, whose conviction was upheld Oct. 2 by a three-justice panel from California's 2nd District Court of Appeal.

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  10. Storm drain for Nelles developer hits snag in WhittierRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Whittier Daily News

    WHITTIER >> Carol and Mario Mendoza say they're in a “David and Goliath” situation trying to negotiate with the Nelles developer over a storm drain the company wants to run through their yard. “Brookfield's approach is like, 'Let's talk about how we can solve this problem for you,' when it's really a problem for them,” she said.

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  11. Whittier man suspected in 2013 slaying of Chicago woman, body found in his former apartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Whittier Daily News

    Chicago cold case detectives connected the brutal 2013 slaying of a young woman to a Whittier man who had been in Los Angeles County jail at various times since the killing on charges of grand theft, drug possession and burglary, Cook County prosecutors alleged Faramarz Bakhshi fled to California days after the February, 2013 murder of 29-year-old Michelle Manalansan of Chicago. They've charged him with first degree murder and concealment of a homicide.

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  12. Girl's Balloon Letter to Deceased Dad Gets Unexpected ReplyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | ABC News

    ... in Auburn, California . "I noticed there was writing on it and I got very teary-eyed." Ashlynn, a student in Whittier, California, had written a note to her father onto a balloon that traveled 436 miles to Auburn. "You have missed so much and I miss ...

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  13. Girl's balloon message to deceased father found 400 miles awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | She Knows

    ... continue to do so until she ships the package this upcoming weekend, when she plans to send it to her school in Whittier, California. Swisley said that in the letter penned on the sides of the star-shaped balloon, the bereaved girl asked for a sign. ...

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  14. Teen Girl Writes Sweet Message to Her Deceased Father on a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | E! Online

    A 16-year-old girl from Whittier, Calif., unknowingly touched a number of hearts along the California coast after releasing a balloon with a hand-written message to her deceased father. The innocent and heartwarming act is nothing out of the ordinary for Ashlynn Marracino, who writes a letter to her father on his birthday, January.

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  15. Woman 'Pays It Forward' When Teen's Balloon Message ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | CBS Local

    ... received an unexpected reply this year, when she was contacted by a woman more than 400 miles away from her Whittier home, where the note, penned on a mylar balloon, had landed just one day later. "I think it came to us for a reason," said Lisa ...

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  16. No bail for Calif. man charged with 2013 Pilsen murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | Chicago Tribune

    ... death of a 29-year-old woman whose body was found in an air mattress in Pilsen in 2013. Faramarz Bakhshi, 23, of Whittier, Calif., was charged with murder and concealment of a homicide, according to a Chicago police statement. Police are ...

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  17. Woman sought in connection with South Whittier stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Whittier Daily News

    SOUTH WHITTIER >> Deputies sought a woman Thursday on suspicion of stabbing her former roommate during an argument at a South Whittier home, authorities said. The stabbing took place about 12:30 p.m. Wednesday in the 11800 block of Eagan Drive, in the unincorporated county area just south of Whittier, Los Angeles County sheriff's Lt.

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  18. Express your condolences and share your memories about Jean WallRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | Whittier Daily News

    Jean Wall of unincorporated Whittier with stuffed animals at her home to give to area Sheriff's Deputies and CHP Officers to put in their patrol cars in this Thursday, December 6, 2007 file photo. Wall called her project "The Teddy Bear Run" so that the stuffed animals can be given to children by the officers at scenes of accidents or other terrible incidents.

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  19. East Whittier activist and community volunteer Jean Wall dies from cancer at 82Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | Whittier Daily News

    Jean Wall of unincorporated Whittier with stuffed animals at her home to give to area Sheriff's Deputies and CHP Officers to put in their patrol cars in this Thursday, December 6, 2007 file photo. Wall called her project "The Teddy Bear Run" so that the stuffed animals can be given to children by the officers at scenes of accidents or other terrible incidents.

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  20. Man arrested nearly 2 years after college student's murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | My FOX Chicago

    A California man has been charged with the murder of a Harold Washington College student whose decomposed body was found in a Pilsen neighborhood apartment in March 2013. Faramarz Bakhshi, 23, of Whittier, Calif., has been charged with fisrt-degree murder and concealment of a homicide for the death of 29-year-old Michelle Manalansan, authorities said.

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