16 Vie For Open Council Seat

By Michael Armijo   Chino Hills – Ed Grahams abrupt resignation last month, the deadline to apply has passed and 16 people have responded by the closing date of July 31st. Opening up the position and having someone apply for it instead of electing one saved the city around $100,000 for a special election. The […]

2 CH Residents Jailed After Marijuana Bust

By Mireya Delapaz Chino Hills – A chase ensued in Chino Hills this week that led to 2 arrests for the growth and possession of marijuana. The two suspects, Zhi Cheng, 40 and Hui Yuan Li, 37, were being chased for 5 miles on the 71 freeway near the Westbound I-10 before getting arrested. There […]

CH PD Chase Ends in PIT Maneuver, Arrest

Staff Reports Chino Hills, CA – A driver of a stolen vehicle flee from deputies which ensured in a pursuit that ended in Los Angeles after a PIT maneuver. Last week at about 1:52 am a vehicle failed to yield and a pursue ensued. The result was a stolen vehicle chase that ended on Kadota […]

Chino Hills Vacant Seat Open

By Michael Armijo Chino Hills – After the abrupt resignation of councilman Ed Graham, the Chino Hills City Council voted to appoint his successor instead of electing one, a move that will save the city around $100,000 for a special election. The term ends a year from November in 2018 and Residents must apply by July […]

Looks Like It’s NO On Measure H

By Michael Armijo   Chino – Chino has spoken and their voice was heard. NO on H won, so this means there will be no zone changes for the proposed property and general plan. Yesterday, Tuesday, July 11, a special election was held for the city of Chino registered voters to vote on Measure H, […]

Summer Concert Series Begins June 14th

City Release Chino Hills, CA – Chino Hills residents may have been worried that the City of Chino Hills Summer Concerts in the Park series had been reduced to four concerts this summer due to a mistake on a “What’s Going on this Summer” wrap-up page in the City’s Summer Recreation Guide and City News. […]

Chino Hills Recreation Is On The Move, Literally

By Marissa Mitchell   Chino Hills, CA – Recreation in Chino Hills is now mobile. With its new “rec” van equipped to the tee with fun activities, Chino Hills Mobile Recreation is coming into local neighborhoods. This year, the mobile recreation for the city has a new summer schedule, beginning June 12th through August 11th […]

City of Chino Hills Launches Mobile App

Staff Reports   Chino Hills, CA – The City of Chino Hills is proud to announce the launch of a customized App for Chino Hills residents and visitors. The official City of Chino Hills App is now available for free in the Apple App Store and the Google Play Marketplace for Android. Residents and visitors […]

4 Chino Residents, 1 CH Resident Arrested For Attempted Burglary

By Michael Armijo Chino Hills – Five area residents were arrested this week by Chino Hills Police when they were caught attempting to burglarize a home and apprehended at gunpoint. Garret Rogers, 19, Ruben Medivil, 19, and Roberto Alonso Salmon, 18, all of Chino, Joaquin Leonardo Salmon Garcia, 20 from Chino Hills, and a 17 […]

Divorce? Don’t Self-Destruct. Get A Good Attorney

By Marissa Mitchell Chino Hills – Going through a difficult time with family affairs? Sometimes, altering one’s circumstances in life requires legal help. At the Law Offices of Rossana Mitchell, Esquire Mitchell provides legal services in the areas of family law, divorce, paternity, conservatorships, guardianships, and living trusts. At the Law Offices of Rossana Mitchell, […]

Prior Chino Hills City Hall Being Bought Out By Private Owner

By Marissa Mitchell   Chino Hills – On April 4, the Chino Hills Planning Commission met to discuss the plan that private owner Trumark Homes is requesting approval of for the area over which previously stood Chino Hills City Hall. Due to various issues with municipal code and site plan reviews, the hearing was continued […]

Man Arrested For 8 Year Old’s Murder

By Marissa Mitchell Chino Hills – This past Sunday a man was arrested on the charge of murder by drive-by shooting of an 8-year-old boy in Pomona, CA. On March 26, Sengchan Houl, aged 35 of Pomona, was taken into custody and booked on suspicion of murder for the demise of Jonah Hwang, a young […]

Chino Hills Resident Charged In Bribery Scheme To “Fix” Cases

By Marissa Mitchell Chino Hills – Chino Hills citizen Juan C. Rosas Santillana, age 33, is scheduled to plead guilty on April 21 for participating in a racketeering scheme by acting as a recruiter in a large-scale bribery operation. On Wednesday, March 29, a former clerk of the Orange County Superior Court pled guilty to federal […]

Bomb Threat at Chino Hills High Locks Down School

By Marissa Mitchell Chino Hills – Tuesday, April 4, Chino Hills High received a telephonic bomb threat to the school. The phone call occurred at approximately 1 o’clock p.m. that day. A male individual called on April 4 and threatened to “blow up” the school. The principal immediately ordered a lockdown of the entire school. […]

Chino Hills Standouts Home Burglarized

Staff Reports Chino Hills– Chino Hills Sheriffs Department is looking for two males “wearing dark clothes” after a possible burglary was reported at the home of three basketball standouts while they played in a nationally televised game. The Sheriff’s Department received a “possible burglary” call last week and were called out to the 16000 block […]

Chino Hills Family Begins Clothing Line

By Marissa Mitchell Chino Hills – This year, a whole new era of sports media and paraphernalia is emerging in the form of Big Baller Brand clothing and apparel line. LaVar Ball, father of  basketball prodigies Lonzo Ball (now at UCLA), LiAngelo, and LaMelo Ball (both at Chino Hills High), has turned the sports branding […]

LA Gang Members arrested in Chino Hills

By SBSD    Deputies were conducting extra patrol in the city of Chino Hills when they observed a vehicle driving slowly through a residential neighborhood. The vehicle was a close match to a vehicle that was captured by a burglary victim’s video surveillance system. Deputies attempted to conduct a traffic stop on the vehicle, but […]

Identity Theft Ring Bust in Chino

By City of Chino PD CHINO– On December 29, 2016, Chino Police Officers responded to a motel located on the 12000 block of Central Avenue for a report of suspicious subjects, possibly renting a room using a fictitious name. Officers confirmed the name and credit card used was fictitious and proceeded to attempt to make […]

OurWeeklyNews.com Complete Edition 12.17.16

The Weekly News covers community news for Chino, Chino Hills, Diamond Bar, Walnut, Rowland Heights and surrounding areas of San Gabriel Valley and the Inland Empire. Click this link to access the complete issue in PDF format: 2016-dec-17-weekly-full

Chino Hills High students throw birthday bash for lonely boy

BY CVUSD Chino Hills- Students in Chino Hills High’s AVID college preparation program threw a surprise party Thursday (Oct. 27) for a Moreno Valley boy after they learned via social media that no one showed up for his birthday party. AVID student Sadie Santillan came to class heartbroken after reading a Facebook post by Tyler’s […]