When Jane Krieder asked the crowd at the Joslyn Center why seniors are top targets for scammers, she received a multitude of answers.
One person said they come from a nicer generation, while another claimed scammers assume they are wealthy. One bemoaned that scammers think seniors have a lack of mental capacity and are easy targets.
The payroll accounts for more than 100 Harvey Mudd College employees were accessed “without authorization” in early March, according to a statement from the college.
The breach was centered on the college’s UltiPro account, a contracted payroll provider software made by Ultimate Software, according to Director of Public Relations Judy Augsburger.
Casa Colina Hospital and Centers for Healthcare, a leading rehabilitation hospital and specialized healthcare service provider, is pleased to announce the opening of its new state-of-the-art Medical Surgical Wing, a 38,220-square-foot, highly technical addition.
Jack Campbell, a life scout in Boy Scout Troop 407 and an eighth-grader at El Roble, is working to earn the highest rank for a boy scout—Eagle Scout.
For this rank, Jack must complete an extended community project.
On Tuesday, March 29 at approximately 1:57 a.m., Claremont PD responded to Baskin Robbins at 602 E Baseline Rd, in regard to an alarm activation. Upon the officers' arrival, it was determined that an unknown suspect smashed the front door and gained entry into the business.
Eighteen-year-old Claremont High School senior Spencer LaMott received his black belt in judo on March 19th at the Hughes Community Center in Claremont. Spencer took up judo after his family moved to Claremont four years ago because he was being bullied. More in our Healthy Living special this Friday. COURIER photo/Steven Felschundneff
Kitty Maryatt, director of the Scripps College Press, will speak on the art of bookmaking and lead a tour of the Scripps College Press on Wednesday, April 13 at 2 p.m. in the Lang Art Gallery at Scripps College, 1030 Columbia Ave. The lecture and tea, hosted by the fine arts foundation, is free and open to the public.
The Democratic Club of Claremont will hold its monthly meeting on Monday, March 28 with speaker Ward McAfee, a retired professor of history, who will talk on “American Presidential Politics and the Two-Party System.”
The city of Claremont sanitation department provides a free curbside used motor oil and filter collection program. Residents who change their vehicle oil at home can take advantage of this convenient, appointment-based program to responsibly dispose of used motor oil.
Sometimes one is so well suited to their work that watching them in action is to witness grace personified. Joe DiMaggio, it’s been said, was like this; Meryl Streep, same. Although not on the world stage, witnessing Carol Jorden at work is similarly mesmerizing. COURIER photo/Steven Felschundneff
Children in the three-to-five-year-old age group search for goodies during the annual Spring Egg Hunt in Memorial Park. The hunt is the highlight of a fun-filled morning that includes a pancake breakfast, petting zoo, and photos with the Easter bunny. COURIER photo/Steven Felschundneff
The Police Facility Ad Hoc Committee pored over financing options and debated the need for a community room during the group’s third meeting at the Hughes Center Wednesday night. After the over two-hour meeting, the committee agreed to look more into a blended financial approach, with the basis being a general obligation (GO) bond with general fund money being used for smaller costs, according to Mr. Sterba.
One of the consent calendar items on the agenda Tuesday night was an annual report on the Claremont Tourism Business Improvement District (CTBID), which was established in 2009 to promote tourism in the city.
The report detailed the key highlights the CTBID undertook in 2015, including the “Discover Claremont” video, which has been viewed over 70,000 times on YouTube.
Claremont police report two residential burglaries and one additional attempted burglary on Wednesday, March 23 in Claremont.
A resident on the 700 block of Wellesley Drive heard someone knocking on his front door at 7 p.m. but he did not answer the door. Moments later, the resident saw two black males in their early 20s attempting to force open his rear glass sliding door. The resident scared off the suspects and they fled in an awaiting vehicle. The car was described only as a dark colored 4-door sedan. The police department was not notified until 20 to 30 minutes after it occurred.