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COURIER week in photos 8-19-16

  • An electrical fire in the basement of Pomona College’s Seaver Laboratory Tuesday afternoon force the evacuation of the building a temporary closure of both College Avenue and Sixth Street.

    An electrical fire in the basement of Pomona College’s Seaver ...

  • Scott Quackenbos was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in January which he is currently fighting with a combination of surgery and chemotherapy. Friends have organized a fundraiser at Last Name brewery on August 27th to help offset the costs of his treatme

    Scott Quackenbos was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in January...

  • Claire and Lee McDonald were Married on August, 17 of 1946.

    Claire and Lee McDonald were Married on August, 17 of 1946....

  • Claire and Lee McDonald were featured in the COURIER Almanac in July 1995.

    Claire and Lee McDonald were featured in the COURIER Almanac in ...

  • Alison McDonald shares a memory of growing up in Claremont during a 70th wedding anniversary party for her parents Lee and Claire McDonald.

    Alison McDonald shares a memory of growing up in Claremont durin...

  • Claremont residents Lee and Claire McDonald greet guests as they arrive for the couple’s 70th wedding anniversary party on Saturday at Mount San Antonio Gardens.

    Claremont residents Lee and Claire McDonald greet guests as they...

  • Lee and Claire McDonald kiss after singing “It Had to Be You” during a 70th anniversary party for the couple at Mount San Antonio Gardens.

    Lee and Claire McDonald kiss after singing “It Had to Be You...

  • Longtime Claremont residents Lee and Claire McDonald share a toast with friends and family during a celebration of the couple’s 70th wedding anniversary on Saturday at Mount San Antonio Gardens.

    Longtime Claremont residents Lee and Claire McDonald share a toa...

  • Cathy Garcia and David Shearer will be co-curators of the art exhibit Love A Fair: Art & Design which opens at the dA Gallery in Pomona this Friday. The show is a nostalgic look at the types of exhibits that were popular years ago at the L.A. county Fair.

    Cathy Garcia and David Shearer will be co-curators of the art ex...

  • Artist Cathy Garcia paints a stand that holds her mosaic sculpture of fellow artist Frida Kahlo on Wednesday at the dA Gallery in Pomona. Ms. Garcia is the co-curator of the upcoming show, Love A Fair: Art & Design, which opens at the gallery Friday.

    Artist Cathy Garcia paints a stand that holds her mosaic sculptu...

  • Besides original art the Love A Fair: Art & Design show at the dA Gallery will also have memorabilia and a home decorating display similar to the ones at the fair in the 1950s.

    Besides original art the Love A Fair: Art & Design show at the d...

  • Co-founder of the dA Gallery Chris Toovey helps hang pictures for the upcoming show Love A Fair: Art & Design on Tuesday at the Gallery. The show will feature several themed areas that are designed to evoke the L.A. County Fair form decades past.

    Co-founder of the dA Gallery Chris Toovey helps hang pictures fo...