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Diamond Bar Home Prices Still Up!

By Nef Cortez Home prices of those transferring ownership in Diamond Bar during the second quarter of 2017 maintained the high levels reached in the first quarter.  These prices maintain historically high levels not seen since the housing market peak of 2006. Including single family residences (SFR), townhomes, and condominiums, the current median sales price […]

Diamond Bar Oil Recycling

Courtesy City of Diamond Bar   Diamond Bar –The City has kicked off its Oil Recycling Campaign by alerting residents of the 3 easy disposal methods for residents. With curbside, door pickup and local drop off services, the campaign aims to raise awareness by way of public outreach efforts, messages in a variety of media, […]

Fireworks Illegal in Chino Hills, Diamond Bar, but Legal in Chino

By Michael Armijo Chino, Chino Hills – There’s a lot of misunderstandings in the Chino and Chino Hills areas for fireworks, so let’s try to get this straight: CHINO: LEGAL FIREWORKS ALLOWED. There is a bit of confusion as Chino continues to post a sign: “ILLEGAL FIREWORKS A THOUSAND TIMES NO! $1,000 FINE FOR ILLEGAL […]

Diamond Bar Gets New City Manager

By Cecilia Arrellano Diamond Bar – At its regular meeting of June 6, the City Council unanimously approved appointing Dan Fox as Diamond Bar’s next city manager effective July 10. Fox’s appointment culminates a comprehensive recruitment and selection process that began in January, soon after James DeStefano announced his plan to retire in July after having […]

Walnut/Diamond Bar Sheriff’s Station Golf Tourney Successful

By Marissa Mitchell Walnut/Diamond Bar – Walnut and Diamond Bar Sheriffs stations recently held their annual Booster Club Golf Tournament. The tournament was successful and another testament to the support, both monetary and action-based, behind the station. Not only do the funds help generally, but the funds aid specifically the volunteer and auxiliary programs within […]

Gas Prices Are Dropping In Diamond Bar

By Marissa Mitchell Diamond Bar – Gas prices have dropped for the 11th consecutive day in the San Gabriel Valley, according to AAA. On Wednesday, Los Angeles County gas prices dropped another half-cent to $3.036. This is following a nine-day consistent decrease in prices, adding to 2.7 cents. While the average price per gallon is […]

$30,000 Reward Offered For Diamond Bar Couples Murders

By Michael Armijo Diamond Bar – Supervisor Janice Hahn announced last Wednesday a reward of $20,000 for information leading to the apprehension and conviction of the person(s) responsible for a Diamond Bar couple’s murder. In addition, the City of Diamond Bar approved an additional $10,000 reward, totaling $30,000 in reward money. On October 20, 2016, […]

Diamond Bar’s Recent City Council Meeting

By Natalie Kim  Diamond Bar -The first Diamond Bar Council meeting of the year began with the Council announcing the winners of the annual Through My Lens Photo Contest of 2016. Residents of Diamond Bar submitted pictures in the categories of People, Places, Pets, Nature, and Digitally Altered. The photos depicted stunning and striking spaces […]

Drumming for Kids Concert at Diamond Bar HS

By Diamond Bar Breakfast Lions Club  Diamond Bar- The Diamond Bar Breakfast Lions  Club is hosting a fundraiser “Drumming for Kids” concert on Sunday, February 12, 2017 at Diamond Bar High School theater from 2 pm-5 pm. We will have multicultural drum groups performing; Diamond Bar High School Drum Line, Korean Performing Arts Academy, soloist […]

Diamond Bar’s City Council Recap

By Natalie Kim  Diamond Bar – The December 6 Diamond Bar Council meeting began with the closing with the exciting reorganization of the City Council. Mayor Nancy Lyons formally handed down the gavel to mayor pro tem Jimmy Lin. Council member Ruth Low was then nominated and appointed the mayor pro tem. The Council then […]

Diamond Bar Welcome’s New Sheriff’s Captain

By City of Diamond Bar Diamond Bar-Walnut Sheriff’s Station has a new leader. Captain Al Reyes, a 32-year veteran of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, took over command of the station this past October. Captain Reyes’ career with the Sheriff’s Department began in 1984. After graduating from the Sheriff’s Academy as a Deputy Sheriff, […]

Walnut-Diamond Bar Station Welcomes New volunteer On Patrol Academy Graduates

By LA County Sheriff’s Department Congratulations to the recent graduates of the Volunteers on Patrol Academy. Pictured from left to right, are Sebe Garton, David Garcia, Marilyn Zarco, Loretta Perez, and Dennis Merrill. Volunteers on Patrol (VOP’s) is a team of community-spirited citizens performing non-hazardous patrol duties including: residential vacation checks, park safety checks, conducting […]

The Diamond Bar Woman’s Club Invites You to a Holiday Membership Tea

When: Wednesday, November 16, 2016 – 10:00 am to 1:00 pm Where: Diamond Bar Golf Course, 22751 Golden Springs Drive, Diamond Bar, CA 91765 Description: Come out and join the celebration. Meet some new friends and learn about community service. There will be a Speaker and Buffet Lunch will be served at a cost of […]

Journey to the West coming to Diamond Bar High stage

By WVUSD Diamond Bar – The Diamond Bar High School Theatre Company begins its fall season with a performance of Mary Zimmerman’s Journey to the West. Tickets are $10 for students and $15 for adults. The show times are November 3-5, at 7 p.m. and November 6 at 4 p.m. in the Diamond Bar High School theater. […]

Diamond Bar High Ranked #1 in CA!

BY WVUSD Diamond Bar — Diamond Bar High School has been ranked the #1 high school in California for college readiness, grad rates, and more. The educational research group Start Class reviewed data from the some of the best high schools in the country to determine how student performance in the classroom impacts their future […]

Diamond Bar Host Restaurant Week

Staff Reports Diamond Bar – The city of Diamond will be hosting their inaugural Restaurant Week event. Diamond Bar Restaurant Week (DBRW) is an event that aims to advertise and commend the many dining options within the city. It is co-sponsored by the city and the Regional Chamber of Commerce of San Gabriel Valley. DBRW […]

Diamond Bar: Next Generation

Staff Reports Diamond Bar– So You Think You Can Dance? A resident of City of Diamond Bar, Sheaden Gabriel, had the opportunity to participate in the show on Fox where young kids were able to showcase their dancing talents. He premiered at the show on July 11 and was voted as the top 5 contestants. […]

Diamond Bar City Council Recap

By Natalie Kim Diamond Bar – The June 21 Diamond Bar Council meeting began with several special presentations. First, a City Tile was presented to Bob Rose for his many years of service to the City as the Community Services Director. Thanks to Rose’s hard work, the city of Diamond Bar blossomed into a beautiful […]

Diamond Bar Council Recap

By Natalie Kim Diamond Bar – The June 7 Diamond Bar Council meeting began with a bittersweet moment of recognition. The Council presented a City Tile to Isaac Aziz upon his resignation to become the IT Manager for the City of Aliso Viejo. After thanking Aziz for his years of service to the City they […]

Diamond Bar: Free Vacation Home Checks

Staff Reports Diamond Bar– Going on vacation this summer? The City of Diamond Bar encourages you to call Diamond-Bar Walnut Sheriff’s Station and add them as part of your pre-travel preparation. The Sheriff’s Station will be offering free vacation checks for the days you will be out of town, which includes a Sheriff’s Deputy or […]