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COURIER week in pictures 9-2-16

  • Claremont High School senior Maissoun Hussein gathers signatures along with a handful of her classmates on Friday outside Honnold Library in Claremont. The students are upset over a revised dress code at CHS that they say is heavily aimed at female studen

    Claremont High School senior Maissoun Hussein gathers signatures...

  • Claremont High School senior Jezreel Bodley signs a petition circulated by fellow CHS students including Henry Erickson on Friday in front of Honnold Library. The students were circulating the petition to protest changes to the high school dress code.

    Claremont High School senior Jezreel Bodley signs a petition cir...

  • Richard Krebs of Pennsylvania, left, and Richard Krebs of Bischbrunn Germany connected after the American Mr. Krebs was researching his genealogy and came across a photo of a man wearing Lederhosen that looked just like him.

    Richard Krebs of Pennsylvania, left, and Richard Krebs of Bischb...

  • One of the special features of the 2016 Los Angeles County Fair is the Jurassic Planet exhibit featuring dozens of life like animated dinosaurs including the menacing looking Albertosaurs.

    One of the special features of the 2016 Los Angeles County Fair ...

  • 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. This year the fair opens on Friday September 2 and runs through the 25th.

    Los Angels County Fair employee Chris Bonomo poses with some fri...

  • A group of Claremont High School students customize their parking spots in what has become an annual ritual at the school. Sixty-two lucky seniors receive a personal parking spot, for a $30 donation, which they can custom paint.

    A group of Claremont High School students customize their parkin...

  • Merisa Marquez works on painting her parking spot Monday afternoon at Claremont High School. Her spot will say: “parking for mermaids only,” which was a nod to her love of the fictional sea creatures that she calls her spirit animal.

    Merisa Marquez works on painting her parking spot Monday afterno...

  • Henry Erickson paints a portrait of a rap musician for his friend Tyler Fraser who was one of the seniors chosen in a lottery to receive a personal parking spot for the school year.

    Henry Erickson paints a portrait of a rap musician for his frien...

  • Some students who received personal parking spots were clearly very good artists or knew someone who could paint a convincing Roy Lichtenstein copy.

    Some students who received personal parking spots were clearly v...