Teenage Girl near Claremont High School Transported to Hospital

The incident involving a teenage girl occurred around 9:20 p.m. on Indian Hill Boulevard near the school, according to Lt. Lori Davenport of the Claremont Police Department.

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Pomona College mourns loss of professor after climbing death

UPDATED: The body of Alfred Kwok, a physics and astronomy professor at Pomona College, was found Wednesday morning after he disappeared over the weekend on a hiking trip in the Sierra Nevada Mountains. Mr. Kwok, 50, was an experienced climber, according to a press release from Pomona College.

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City works to cure non-compliance on housing element update

Claremont’s outdated housing element got one step closer to becoming a thing of the past Tuesday night. The city planning commission voted 6-1 to send the draft housing element to the state for review, hopefully ending a more than two-year period of non-compliance. The housing element is a complicated but necessary component of the city’s general plan. The state requires cities to essentially show they have the open space and zoning available for certain income-level housing.

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Parking lot considered for Rich's site

The empty, fenced-off lot across the street from the Packing House could become a parking lot in the future. The news comes from Director of Community Development Brian Desatnik, who said that the lot, if approved by the city, would be a temporary placeholder for an upcoming development that has now been put on hold.

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