Voortman’s Egg Ranch: Farm Fresh Eggs for 60 Years

Staff Reports Ontario – Voortman’s Egg Ranch has been in the business of providing farm fresh eggs to friends and visitors to the local area for over 60 years. Originally from Bellflower, the Voortman family – who has always been in the egg ranching business – moved their operation to Ontario in 1951. Voortman’s has […]

DB Church Volunteer Arrested for Sexual Misconduct

Staff Reports Diamond Bar– A volunteer for a church in Diamond Bar was arrested after allegedly having sex with a 16-year-old girl. Chee Lim Chook, 55, was arrested and charged with seven felonies and one misdemeanor, including oral copulation with a minor, unlawful sexual intercourse with a minor, digital penetration of a minor, and oral […]

Choose, Connect & See the Difference at Walnut Hills Optometry

Staff Reports Walnut– For decades, Walnut Hills Optometry has taken excellent care of the vision needs of the communities of Walnut, West Covina, Diamond Bar, and Chino Hills and La Puente, Rowland Heights, Hacienda Heights and Whittier. The quality of service and care provided by the doctor have patients gladly traveling from all over the […]

Creating Classroom Magic

Collegewood Elementary Students Become Word Surgeons By Kelli Gile WALNUT—Walnut Valley USD elementary teachers have been on the hunt for buried treasure in classrooms this year. The vast riches they have been uncovering are not rare gold coins, but the spark in their students’ eyes and a new enthusiasm for learning. These daring and adventurous […]

Mt. SAC Employee Contract Not Resolved

Staff Reports Walnut– Mt. Sac faculty and administrators have been negotiating for over a year now over a divisive issue: a proposed change to their health insurance plan. What’s proposed is a move for Mt. Sac Faculty Association members form the State Public Employee Retirement System (PERS) to Self-Insured Schools of California. The concern for […]

Make Your Backyard Extreme

By Michael Armijo Companies come and go, so longevity is key when you’re modifying your home, both inside and out. Extreme Backyard Designs is a testimony of longevity as their family run business has been designing outdoor entertainment centers with name brand components for over 20 years. “A key component to staying in business so […]

WVUSD Science Olympiad Teams Bring Home Top Awards

All middle, high schools advance to state finals By Kelli Gile Walnut—After months of preparation, Walnut Valley USD Science Olympiad teams came away with an impressive cache of gilded medals during the Los Angeles regional competition. All three middle schools and both high schools will now advance to the Southern California State Finals at Caltech […]

A Growing Concern for Over 40 Years

By Michael Armijo For those of you who know Eastvale’s history, you’re pretty knowledgeable about how abundant the ground grows green grass and fresh vegetables. Our history tells us how. Our land is very fertile. Sunshine Growers, which currently has locations in Ontario and Corona, will soon be opening in the City of Eastvale. So […]

City of Diamond Bar’s Annual Poster Contest to Celebrate Arbor Day

By City of Diamond Bar The City of Diamond Bar invites all students to celebrate Arbor Day 2019 by participating in their annual art contest.  Local artist may use any art medium of their choice to create a poster depicting the theme “Trees are Terrific: for our Health and Happiness.”  Judges will select a first-place […]

Golf with Your Local Sheriffs in Chino Hills

By Walnut-Diamond Bar Sheriff’s Booster Club Chino Hills- The Walnut-Diamond Bar Sheriff’s Booster Club will host a golf tournament in Memory of Deputy Steven Belanger on Monday, April 1, 2019. If you would like to contribute and/or cannot attend and would like to donate, the Booster Club is looking for 150 promotional items for their […]

WVUSD Joins Great Kindness Challenge

By Kelli Gile Walnut- Kindness is contagious. It can begin as a warm smile or simple “thank you” and grow to include good deeds that create a culture of kindness. For the second consecutive year, all 15 Walnut Valley USD schools joined the Great Kindness Challenge, earning the official Kindness Certified School District badge. Over […]

Walnut Valley USD Begins Enrollment for the 2019-20 School Year

By Kelli Gile Walnut— The Walnut Valley Unified School District will soon begin registration for the 2019-2020 school year for children transitional kindergarten and kindergarten through fifth grade.  Registration dates are: January 14-18, 2019—for those children with siblings already attending school in our district; January 22, 2019 & on—for those elementary children new to the […]

Voortman’s Egg Ranch: Farm Fresh: Farm Fresh Eggs for 60 Years.

Staff Reports Ontario – Voortman’s Egg Ranch has been in the business of providing farm fresh eggs to friends and visitors to the local area for over 60 years. Originally from Bellflower, the Voortman family – who has always been in the egg ranching business – moved their operation to Ontario in 1951. Voortman’s has […]

1983 Murder Case is Back in News

Governor Brown Orders Retesting of Evidence By Izabella Salinas Chino Hills- In his last days in office, Governor Jerry Brown ordered retesting of four pieces of evidence from a 1983 Chino Hills murder case. 35 years ago, a man named Kevin Cooper was convicted for the murders of Doug and Peggy Ryen, their daughter Jessica, […]

Chino Taking Action to Show They Care

By Izabella Salinas Chino- Different members of the city of Chino have joined together to create a movement called “Chino Cares.” Chino Cares is a movement with the ultimate goal to unite each group in the diverse Chino community. They plan to do this by asking members to pledge to five things: Be informed, be […]