Chino Valley Fire Department Awarded Transparency Certificate of Excellence

Photo Courtesy: Chino Valley Fire District

Courtesy of the Chino Valley Fire District   Chino Valley – The Chino Valley Fire District was awarded the District Transparency Certificate of Excellence by the Special District Leadership Foundation in recognition of good governance practices during its annual California Special Districts Association Conference. It is the second time the Fire District received this award. […]

The Whole Enchilada Brings a Fiesta to Weekend Mornings

The Whole Enchilada is located at 1114 S. Diamond Bar Blvd. (at Grand Ave.) in Diamond Bar.

NOW OPEN FOR BREAKFAST Staff Reports Diamond Bar – Add a little spice to your morning routine and hurry over to The Whole Enchilada for a flavorful breakfast fiesta! The Whole Enchilada is now open early on Saturday and Sunday at 7:30 a.m. The early bird catches the worm when you visit The Whole Enchilada […]

Chino Hills: Wahfles Gourmet Desserts, Sandwiches, and Coffee

Chino Valley Chamber Welcomes Newest Member   Staff Reports Chino Hills – Did someone say, “Waffles and coffee?” Yes, please! Chino Hills has been a little spoiled lately with the enticing Wahfles Gourmet Desserts, Sandwiches, and Coffee eatery, located at 5751 Pine Ave. Wahfles Chino Hills has been serving up gourmet waffle sandwiches and specialty coffees […]


By Pastor Dennis Morales   “Let your light so shine…” – Matthew 5:16 The Moon at night can offer beautiful displays of light, but its source of light comes directly from the Sun.  Realistically, if there was no Sun, it would be nothing but a dirty rock.  In the Sermon on the Mount Jesus shares […]

Be Thankful

By Pastor Mark Hopper Recently, I passed the baton of the leadership of our church to a younger pastor on our staff.  It was a morning filled with excitement and emotion as I stepped down from serving as the senior pastor and Pastor Tim Park accepted this new assignment. Later that day, over 400 people gathered […] Complete Edition 10.03.15


The Weekly News covers community news for Diamond Bar, Walnut, Chino Hills, Rowland Heights and surrounding areas of San Gabriel Valley and the Inland Empire. Click this link to access the complete issue in PDF format:2015-Oct03-Weekly-WEB

The Irreplaceable Chief

By Sarah Sanchez A valued member of our staff is leaving us to pursue other dreams. Sadly, it is our Editor-In-Chief, Kimberley, who is leaving us. We’ve had great people come and go, but when an employee leaves we usually just wish them good luck and find a replacement to fill the vacant position. But […]

Walnut Valley Board Honors Exemplary Students

Photo Courtesy: WVUSD Vejar 5th Graders, Siarra Huang and Sunny Liu, were honored as Super Star Students during the Sept. 16 Board Meeting (shown with Board President Larry Redinger and Principal Jennifer De Anda).

By Kelli Gile Walnut – The Walnut Valley Unified School District Board of Trustees honored stellar students and community members during the Sept. 16 meeting. Evergreen Elementary 2nd Grader Brian Huang was lauded with the Super Star Student Award.  Last year, he won the 4th Place award in the 2015 National Elementary Chess Championship sponsored […]

Chino Farmer’s Market At The Preserve

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Staff Reports Chino – The City of Chino and the Southland Farmer’s Market Association recently launched the Chino Farmers’ Market at the Preserve Community Center.  The Market features a variety of fruits and vegetables, hummus, breads, spices, freshly squeezed lemonade, and much more. Approximately 400 to 500 visitors attended the Market on opening day, Aug. […] Healthy Living Page 09.26.15


The newest addition to OurWeeklyNews is our Healthy Living Page. Read this page for health tips, recipes, farmer’s markets and more! Click this link to access the full Healthy Living Page in PDF format: 2015-Sep26-Weekly-HealthPg

Walnut Council Recap

By Natalie Kim Walnut – The Sept. 23 Walnut City Council meeting began with the recognition of Maintenance Supervisor, Kenny Martinez. Due to his efforts, Walnut remains verdant and beautiful despite the harsh drought, and the trees across the town remain healthy and strong because of his care. The Council also declared Oct. 10 as […]

Walk The Walk

By Pastor Robert Jewett “Be imitators of me, as I am of Christ,” (1 Corinthians 11:1). Which one has a greater impact:  preaching about something or living it out? Those who preach, but do not practice what they preach, are called hypocrites.  They talk the talk, but do not walk the walk.  On the other […]

Chino Armed Forces Banner Program

Order a banner for yourself or a loved one!   Courtesy of the City of Chino Chino – The Armed Forces Banner Program was initiated by the City of Chino to honor and recognize Chino’s military personnel. To quality, honorees must meet the following requirements: Active duty military personnel of the United States Armed Forces; […]

Puente House Foundation

Photo Courtesy: Aurora Charter Oak Hospital Robin McGeough

Courtesy of Aurora Charter Oak Hospital Covina – Robin McGeough, the Director of Chemical Dependency Services at Aurora Charter Oak Hospital, is on the road – literally – for his 7th Annual Run4Recovery to support the Puente House Foundation. McGeough started on Thurs., Sept. 24 in San Francisco, and he will run from there to […]

Corona: Baseball Player Arrested for Homicides

Photo Courtesy: Corona PD Murder Suspect, Brandon Willie Martin, 22

Local man arrested Staff Reports Corona – On Thurs., Sept. 17, at approximately 6:35 p.m., the Corona Police Department responded to the 1000 block of Winthrop Dr. in Corona in response to a report of a male not breathing. Upon arrival, Officers located three male victims at the location. Michael Martin, 64, of Corona, and […]

Straight Talk With Danice

By Danice Akiyoshi, N.D. A Letter From M.M.   Q:  My middle aged sister has been financially dependent on our father her whole adult life.  She has a decent job, but fails to live within her means.  My dad has always cushioned her life financially, but she remains a mess.  I don’t like to see […]

LA County Detective Receives The Gift Of Life

Photo Courtesy: LASD Detective Lyle Raymond and his wife, Mary Christine.

For better, for worse, for richer, for poorer, in sickness and in health… Staff Reports Los Angeles County – On Wed., Sept. 23, A Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Detective was scheduled to receive an extraordinary gift from his wife:  the gift of life in the form of a kidney. According to the Los Angeles County […]

Capital Countertops, Inc.

Capital Countertops, Inc. is located at 670 E. Parkridge Ave., Suite 109, in the city of Corona. To see their collection of cabinets, floors, counters, and more, come see their showroom, or visit their website at They can be reached at (951) 602-5777.

“Home is where our story begins.”  – Anonymous By Claire Lewis Corona – There is an anonymous saying:  “Home is where our story begins.”  When guests walk into your home, what does your story say to them? If you are interested in changing the backdrop of your story, look no further than Capital Countertops, Inc.  […]

Magical Australia

By Nancy Stoops, M.A., M.F.T. I have travelled all over the world to six continents now.  The only one I haven’t been to is Antarctica. Recently I went to Australia, and I must say it was my best trip yet.  I was in the Northern Territory, which is very far into the outback. I started […]

State Leaders Encourage PUSD Seniors To Vote

Photo Courtesy: PUSD Pomona Unified high school students proudly display their voter registration pledges during a Sept. 18 session in which California Secretary of State Alex Padilla, and state Senator Connie Leyva, spoke about the importance of civic engagement.

By Juliette Funes Pomona – Nearly 300 Pomona Unified high school seniors recently got a lesson on the importance of civic engagement and making their voices heard at the polls from the state’s top public official in charge of encouraging voter participation: California Secretary of State, Alex Padilla. Padilla, who was joined by state Senator […]


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