As we wait for the judge’s ruling on Claremont’s right to take the water system, key players involved continue to exchange tough words. In a letter dated August 23, La Verne mayor Don Kendrick objected to Golden State Water Company’s (GSW) characterization of the city’s water system as unsafe. La Verne, which struck a deal with Claremont to help manage the water system, was lambasted during the trial over unsafe levels of lead in their system.
The Claremont Club is about to introduce a machine that could change the way osteoporosis is treated.
The BioDensity machine, which will be made available to the public on September 24, is an apparatus focusing on applying pressure to the body to increase bone density and bone strength in patients who sorely need it.
A mother and son were arrested for fiduciary elder abuse after police found out they were taking money from an elderly family member’s bank account. The mother, Jennifer Jackson, 41 of Claremont, initially called police after she found out her son, 21-year-old Michael Oden, withdrew $100 from the victim’s bank account.
Genevieve Cannon had a party last Thursday, celebrating a landmark few people dream of reaching. The birthday girl, who is quite possibly Claremont’s oldest resident, turned 107.
Her family and friends, among them staff and fellow residents at the Pilgrim Place Health Center, joined the centenarian for a shindig featuring cake, a rousing rendition of “Happy Birthday” and more than a little awe at the guest of honor’s longevity. Be sure to see our video of her party.
COURIER photo/Peter Weinberger
Blue Shield of California has expanded its Accountable Care Organization (ACO) network in Southern California through a new collaboration with PrimeCare Medical Network, Inc., the Inland Empire’s largest network of independently contracted physicians and San Antonio Regional Hospital.
The Claremont Chorale, the premier community chorus in the greater Claremont area, welcomes new singers (especially men) to join the group in its 49th season.
Founded in 1968, the Chorale is an independent community chorus of experienced singers that presents a variety of high-quality choral music to enrich the musical experience of residents of Claremont and the wider community.
Claremont After-School Programs (CLASP) will be celebrating 11 years of providing after-school tutoring to at-risk students in the Claremont Unified School District.
A celebration is planned at the Pomona College Studio Art Hall on Sunday, September 25 from 4 to 6 p.m. Claire and David Oxtoby, longtime supporters of CLASP, will be honored at the event.
Two Claremont Colleges entities have reached an impasse over an attempted real estate deal and it looks like the case is headed to court.
In an effort to “protects its most valuable physical asset—its 16.4-acre campus—Claremont School of Theology (CST) initiated legal action against the Claremont University Consortium, after good faith negotiations failed,” the press release states.
Claremont resident Lydia Ramirez took her son on an epic road trip this summer visiting 33 states and three Canadian provinces. Aided by a special pass for fourth grade students that got the pair into National Parks and seashores for free, they had a wide variety of experiences including several professional baseball games. COURIER photo/Steven Felschundneff
Los Angels County Fair employee Chris Bonomo poses with some fried food as he and colleague Kirk Kushin make a promotional video on Wednesday at the fair. The fair grounds were bustling as vendors were getting prepared for the 2016 Los Angeles County Fair which opens on Friday September 2 and runs through the 25th. This year’s special exhibits include: Jurassic Planet, animated dinosaurs, The Igloo, winter themed activities, and Our Body: the Universe Within.
The Knights Inn’s days may be numbered, if a city plan to revamp San Jose Avenue moves forward.
Claremont is planning on tearing down the motel—located on the southwest corner of Indian Hill Boulevard and San Jose Avenue—and building a Hampton Inn in its place. Before this happens, however, the city will hold a public hearing during the September 13 city council meeting to discuss the plan to raze the former Howard Johnson’s motel. The motel has stood along Claremont’s side of the 10 freeway since the late 1960s.
Young musicians dream of walking out on a big stage, squinting into the lights and smiling at a throng of appreciative fans. But the road inevitably begins with modest shows in front of small groups of friends and family, usually in back yards, garages or living rooms.
Melanie did not receive that memo.
One of the veteran singer and songwriter’s earliest performances was at Woodstock, in front of more than 500,000 people.
Three businesses along the 400 block of Auto Center Drive were burglarized within 24 hours.
Two of the businesses, Mr. You’s Chinese Food and Round Table Pizza, were broken into around 4 a.m. Thursday morning, the Claremont Police Department said in a release. The burglars reportedly used a rock to smash a glass door and small window then stole an unknown amount of cash before fleeing.
Richard Krebs was taken aback when he saw Richard Krebs for the first time.
The Pennsylvania native—who’s son, Mike Krebs, lives in Claremont—was searching for his family lineage on a genealogy site five years ago when something strange happened. His searches took him to a tiny town in southern Germany named Bischbrunn.