FREE Sustainable Gardening Workshop

By Anthony Saude Diamond Bar – The City of Diamond Bar is hosting a FREE Sustainable Gardening Workshop on Saturday, April 21 from 9:30 a.m. to 11:0a.m. The free Basic Composting Workshop will provide instructions on composting, worm composting, and water-wise gardening including a selection of drought tolerant plant. California is either just starting a […]

The Last Great Race on Earth

By Kelli Gile Evergreen students follow Iditarod sled dog race DIAMOND BAR — For one exciting week in March, Evergreen Elementary second-grade students become immersed in tracking the Iditarod sled dog race from Anchorage to Nome, Alaska. For the past 15 years, teacher Alice Oldag has incorporated the famous 1,000-mile journey of 65 musher teams […]

25th Annual Wine Soirée

Staff Reports Diamond Bar – The social event of the year, the Wine Soirée, is fast approaching on Sunday, April 22 to Diamond Bar.  Co-chairs Dana Cox, Nancy Lyons, Rick Rogers and Tony Torng announce the spectacular 25th Anniversary Celebration of the Wine Soirée with an afternoon of delicious food tasting from local restaurants, great […]

Family Fun At DB 29th Birthday Bash

By Sarah Sanchez Diamond Bar – The City of Diamond Bar is inviting the community to their 29th Birthday Bash on Saturday, April 14.  This annual event celebrates the city’s incorporation with a day of family fun at Pantera Park, located at 738 Pantera Drive. The event will take place from 11 a.m. to 5 […]

Diamond Bar High presents ‘The Little Mermaid’

By Kelli Gile DIAMOND BAR, CA–The Diamond Bar High School Performing Arts Department opens up its spring season with the Disney musical “The Little Mermaid” showing April 13, 14, 19, 20, and 21 at 7 p.m., with 2 p.m. matinee on April 14.   Fans of Disney’s “The Little Mermaid” and musical theatre won’t be […]

Diamond Bar High Robotics Team Headed to World Championships

Regional Champs! By Kelli Gile DIAMOND BAR—After a long weekend of broken parts and design flaws to overcome, Diamond Bar High’s Team Sprocket took home the prestigious blue banner as winners of the 2018 Orange County Regional FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) on Saturday. The team has now qualified for the World Championships that will be […]

Do You Know This Man? Armed Robbery Suspect Sought

By Anthony Saude DIAMOND BAR— “On March 11, at approximately 1:30 p.m. A male suspect entered the Chevron gas station on Diamond Bar Boulevard. He was brandished a handgun and demanded that the clerk give him all the money.”  The suspect has been described as a Hispanic man wearing a red long sleeve jacket that […]

Decorating For Easter

By Mark Hopper One of my least favorite assignments is to “get the boxes down from the attic.”  I hear these words several times a year, when my wife wants to decorate our house for a new season.   The largest number of storage boxes contain Christmas decorations.  Most of these are stored on shelves in the garage.  […]

“Hop” Over To The DB Egg Hunt March 31

Staff Reports Diamond Bar – Diamond Bar’s popular annual Easter Egg Hunt will take place on Saturday, March 31 at Pantera Park, 738 Pantera Drive.  Over 11,000 colorful treat-filled eggs will be spread throughout the park for children under 12-years-old. This springtime event will start at 8:30 a.m. with a pancake breakfast and professional photo […]

Diamond Bar Students Rocking The Kindness

By Kelli Gile Diamond Bar—Quail Summit Elementary students are rocking their commitment to spreading kindness. On Wednesday, the 645 students at the Diamond Bar campus each took home a rock in their backpacks. But these were no ordinary rocks. The children painted colorful heart designs with personal messages of kindness, hope, joy, compassion, or strength […]

March for Our Lives Event on March 24th

Staff Reports Diamond Bar—Diamond Bar United Church of Christ, 2335 South Diamond Bar Blvd., Diamond Bar, CA 91765, will hold a march in front of the church campus on Saturday, March 24, 2018 from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. The DBUCC event is being offered as a local alternative to larger but more distant marches […]

Best Seat in the Class

By Kelli Gile Classrooms transform with flexible seating options DIAMOND BAR—Several Walnut Valley educators are discovering that flexible seating classrooms are providing learning environments that kids need. Flexible classrooms give students a choice in what kind of learning space works best for them, and helps them work collaboratively, communicate, and engage in critical thinking. At […]

Evergreen Odyssey Of The Mind Team Qualifies For State Tourney

By Kelli Gile DIAMOND BAR—Evergreen Elementary STEAM Odyssey of the Mind team won first place in the Los Angeles County regional competition held on February 24. The champions will now go on to compete at the state level March 24 at University of California, Riverside. The Odyssey of the Mind program promotes creativity and problem […]

Chaparral Middle School Wins Cal State LA Middle School Regional Science Bowl

Staff Reports Diamond Bar – Chaparral Middle School, located in Diamond Bar, recently won first place in Cal State LA’s 11th Annual Middle School Regional Science Bowl. The Chaparral team also earned a spot to compete in the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) National Science Bowl in Washington, D.C. in April. The winning team includes […]

Wasted E-Waste? Don’t Hoard It

Staff Reports Diamond Bar – Diamond Bar residents with unwanted electronics or hazardous waste are reminded that the Los Angeles County’s popular mobile Household Hazardous Waste and E-Waste Collection is coming to Diamond Bar on Saturday, March 10. Starting at 9 a.m. and going on until 3p.m, residents are invited to drive to the 1300 […]

Box Truck Hydrogen Tank Fire

By Anthony Saude Diamond Bar – It was Sunday afternoon on February 11 at about 1:23 pm when San Dimas Sheriff’s Station received a report that a vehicle was on fire at a gas station near the intersection at Golden Springs Drive and Brea Canyon Road. Upon their arrival at the scene, the responding deputies […]

Lemon Ave Onramp Finally Comes To Fruition

By Michael Armijo Diamond Bar, CA – The long awaited Lemon Avenue onramps and off ramps are finally being constructed, with most of the foundation and grading done. The cities of Diamond Bar and Industry, in cooperation with the Alameda Corridor East (ACE) Construction Authority and the California Department of Transportation District 7 (Caltrans) and […]

Spreading Kindness and Joy

By Kelli Gile Quail Summit students deliver valentines to Diamond Bar seniors DIAMOND BAR —Quail Summit Elementary leadership students made a special delivery to the Diamond Bar Senior Citizens Club on Monday. The 25 Character Crew members arrived by school bus carrying envelopes packed with hundreds of handwritten valentines. “Every student at our school made […]

City of Diamond Bar Bridal Show

By Anthony Saude Diamond Bar – Are you planning on getting married someday or again? This event can help you with ideas and planning even if your plans aren’t in the near future. Everybody thinks and dreams about their dream wedding their whole lives. The City of Diamond Bar Bridal show is the place to […]

Listen to the Future!

Diamond Bar Musician To Perform On National Broadcast by Kelli Gile DIAMOND BAR — Diamond Bar High School percussionist Jeremy Davis is the recipient of the prestigious Jack Kent Cooke Young Artist Award. The $10,000 scholarship recipient will perform on the NPR “From the Top” live radio broadcast on Sunday, February 11 at 2 p.m. […]