Isaias Reyes-Moreno, 26, from Montclair was booked into the
Claremont Police Department jail Thursday for attempted murder in a shooting that took place two weeks ago.
On March 16, at about 6:15 p.m., Claremont police officers responded to the 100 block of Meredith Street regarding a shooting investigation. Claremont detectives were able to identify a suspect and the car driven during the crime.
Police have arrested two men for an alleged assault early Saturday morning, according to a news release from the Claremont Police Department. At approximately 12:17 a.m. officers responded to a report that an assault with a deadly weapon had just occurred in the area of Indian Hill Boulevard and Mt. Carmel Drive.
County of Los Angeles Department of Public Health reports a fourth confirmed case of the novel coronavirus in the city Claremont in a news release sent out Friday afternoon. Public health officials have confirmed 11 new deaths and 521 new cases of COVID-19, since the update on Thursday. Seven of the 11 deaths reported Friday occurred in people over the age of 65, while three people were between 41 and 65 years old, and one person was between 18 and 40.
A woman walks her dog along Sixth Street in Claremont on Friday adjacent to a sign announcing that the Pomona College campus is closed to visitors. The Claremont Colleges announced yesterday that all campuses would be closed due to the continuing coronavirus pandemic. COURIER photo/Steven Felschundneff
Due to the ongoing coronavirus emergency the next regular meeting of the Claremont City Council will be held remotely through a popular video chatting website. The meeting is scheduled for April 14 at 6:30 p.m. A link to the meeting will be provided on the city’s website the day of the event, so anyone can watch online.
More help is on the way for small businesses impacted by our health crisis. Governor Gavin Newsom unveiled a series of new resources to aid small businesses and help California workers who have lost work due to COVID-19. Today, the Governor announced the state is allocating $50 million to the California Infrastructure and Economic Development Bank for loan guarantees to small businesses to help eliminate barriers to capital for individuals who do not qualify for federal funds.
County of Los Angeles Department of Public Health has identified a third case of coronavirus in the city of Claremont. No information about age or gender of Claremont’s confirmed cases has been released by the county. Across all of Los Angeles County, health officials have found 4,045 cases, including 78 deaths, according to the organization’s website on Thursday.
Last week Claremont native Max McGuire reached one of life’s milestones, his 21st birthday. In normal times, literally a month ago, this would have been an occasion for a big celebration, or perhaps a trip to the local bar with friends.
But as Claremont, along with the rest of the nation, settles into the new normal of social distancing and closed gathering places, celebrations have changed, too.
Mt. San Antonio Gardens resident Marguerite McIntosh, 94, visits with her daughter Catherine recently through the window of her room. Another Gardens resident Jil Stark would ordinarily be speaking in front of chairs filled with residents hungry for new information, but these are not normal times with the spread of the coronavirus, or COVID-19. COURIER/photo Juniette Flota.
With Claremont Unified School District announcing that it is closed for the rest of the school year and all students moved over to online learning, thousands of local parents and caregivers are now in the unfamiliar position of administering de facto homeschools.
Each has adapted uniquely, with some taking a hands off approach, and others looking to bring more classroom-like structure to the school day.
Sometimes you really need to see it, to realize you actually are missing it. At least that's the way I felt when I stumbled into some uncut Claremont Village aerial video from 2019. So I edited old clips and mixed with similar new clips, to see how the city of trees has changed since social distancing began. You can imagine what I discovered. Most of the new video was taken yesterday. I have no evidence other than flying around town for hours—but I can't help but feel Claremonters are doing pretty darn good staying at home. Be safe out there. —PW
On March 30, at noon, an officer conducted a traffic stop on Foothill Boulevard at Mills Avenue for a Hyundai Sonata and contacted the driver and passenger. During the contact, the officer located a large amount of stolen property and burglary tools inside the vehicle.
Due to the amount of possible stolen property within the car, it was impounded for evidence.
Fewer cars on the road means less air pollution, helping create spectacular sunsets on the San Gabriel Mountains. And at 8,858 feet high, Cucamonga Peak is not only still covered with snow, it's one of the last places to see the sunset each evening. Claremont has some nice spring weather on tap this week with clear skies and high temperatures in the upper 60s. It will be cool at night with lows in the 40s. But rain is in the forecast starting Sunday, causing temperatures to dip into the 50s. Rain chance will be around 50 percent, with a good chance of snow in the mountains. Winter is not quite over yet. COURIER photo/Peter Weinberger
County of Los Angeles Department of Public Health reports a third confirmed case of the novel coronavirus in the city of Claremont in a news release sent out Wednesday afternoon. No further information about age or gender of Claremont’s confirmed cases is available. The County Department has confirmed 11 new deaths and 513 new cases of COVID-19 since its previous update on Tuesday.