Latest Rowland Heights, California Stories

2014-01-13 23:25:51

Rodent Guys are the Southern California specialist for rats in the attic and cleaning and removal of insulation and are now offering rat service in Rowland Heights and Diamond Bar, California Heights. Rowland Heights and Diamond Bar, CA (PRWEB) January 12, 2014 Rat and mouse infestations are seen by many households in the United States causing anxiety for people with these rodents living among them. These animals are unsanitary and carry diseases that are unhealthy for humans. These...

2008-10-12 03:00:10

By Bethania Palma Markus ROWLAND HEIGHTS - Residents of this unincorporated community of about 50,000, fed up with development and traffic problems, have been pushing for years to turn their once rural paradise into a city. Hard work recently brought that dream a little closer to reality after activists garnered enough voter signatures to get an incorporation measure on the March ballot. "The number one issue is accountability," said Robert Lewis, head of Rowland Heights Advocates for...

2008-09-02 21:00:20

By Richard Irwin It was a lovely day. All the teachers were very lovey-dovey, all glad to have the kids back for a new school year. Many like second-grade teacher Cindy Kim couldn't resist giving the youngsters a big welcome-back hug on Aug. 25. The students at Blandford Elementary School were all especially anxious to meet the new principal, "Mrs. Lovely." Actually her name is Mercedes Lovie, but when you're a 5-year- old kindergartner "Lovely" is as close as many could get. And...

2008-07-17 21:00:26

The Rotary Club of Walnut Valley helped the Wide World of Books project set a world record for the largest book drive. It took place during the Rotary International convention June 15-18 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. President Tom Giannini reports the club members gathered 256 children's books before the convention. Nearly 20,000 registrants from more than 140 countries brought children's books representing their home cultures and languages. This international drive was...

2008-07-17 21:00:26

I hope you have been enjoying the Puente Hills Concerts in the Park every Tuesday evening at Schabarum Park! The Concerts committee has assembled a wonderful variety of music for our summer enjoyment. The third concert in the series takes place at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, July 22. The country and rock music of Nitro Express will be featured. The group's unique sound is a blend of classic rock, blues, bluegrass, R & B, country, surf music Motown and reggae. Admission and parking are free....

2008-06-30 21:02:23

ROWLAND HEIGHTS - The deadline for residents to submit written comments regarding potential impacts of a proposed 775-unit apartment complex will be at 5 p.m. July 21. The apartment complex would be near the intersection of Brea Canyon Cutoff and Colima roads, at the site of Southlands Christian School. Written comments can be sent to Anthony Curzi at the LA County Department of Regional Planning, 320 W. Temple St., Los Angeles, CA 90012-3225. (c) 2008 San Gabriel Valley Tribune....

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