A Small Box

By Mark Hopper I think most husbands have difficulty finding gifts for their wife.  After many years of marriage, it is hard to think of something new and creative to give her. From a husband’s perspective,  most wives who have been married for 25 or 30 years have everything they need.  We have been married 45 years!  What […]

BOS Renews $30,000 Reward For Couples Murders

By Michael Armijo Diamond Bar – Board of Supervisor (BOS) Janice Hahn’s announcement March 18 for 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 was renewed this week as the board approved the motion. In addition, the City of Diamond Bar […]

DB Woman Pinned By Car

Staff Reports Diamond Bar – A Diamond Bar woman was sent to the hospital after she was pinned by a car in at her home in Diamond Bar. While teaching her teenage son to drive, the woman got of the car while inside the garage and walked in front of the car. The teenager, her […]

Safety Tips From LASD

By Captain Alfred Reyes Walnut – As your Walnut Diamond Bar Sheriff Captain, I would like to encourage you to be proactive in your community as honorary “volunteers” in helping our community remain safe. We would like to promote a few safety tips you should find helpful: 1.      Don’t become a victim of mail theft.  […]

Sheriff Department Recognizes Volunteers

By Michael Armijo Diamond Bar, CA – Last week the Walnut/Diamond Bar Sheriff’s Booster Club hosted their 27th Annual Volunteer Recognition Dinner at the Diamond Bar Country Club, to a crowded room of over 105 guests. The night honored volunteers who have given their time and energy to assisting the department on a volunteer basis. […]

WVUSD Trustees Recognize Students, Parents For Making A Difference

 By Kelli Gile WALNUT—Super star students and parent volunteers from Maple Hill and Westhoff elementary schools were honored by the Walnut Valley USD Board of Trustees on April 19. In addition, the Board recognized 14 talented young artists named winners in the 2017 Music K-8 Magazine Cover Contest and the 2017 Board Representatives. Maple Hill […]

Distracted Driving: Be Aware! A Month of Enforcement

Staff Reports Diamond Bar – This month is Distracted Driving Awareness Month, and CHP officers will be acting accordingly in and around the Diamond Bar Area. This past week, April 5th was an enforcement day, as will be April 19th. Officers will be on the look out to give citations. Moreover, officers have been and […]

Man Convicted For Murder May Avoid Life

By Michael Armijo Diamond Bar – A man accused of killing a gas station attendant over 20 years ago was convicted last week in the two decade old murder may avoid serving a life sentence because he was a teenager at the time, authorities said Tuesday. Lino Jesus Acero, now 38, was 17 years old […]

Happy Easter From The Whole Enchilada!

Join The Whole Enchilada for Easter Breakfast –They Open at   7:30 a.m. Staff Reports Diamond Bar – Easter is just around the corner, and celebrations are plentiful with family and friends around this holiday.  This year, why not bring the celebration to The Whole Enchilada, beginning with breakfast at 7:30 a.m. on Diamond Bar Blvd […]

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 […]

Former K-Mart Center Gets Renovated

By Marissa Mitchell Diamond Bar – Many citizens in the city of Diamond Bar are wondering just what is going on at Diamond Bar Boulevard (where the “old K-Mart” used to reside), and there is thankfully some new revealing information. While the property is managed by private owners, construction is currently underway. According to Community […]

$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, […]

Maple Hill Crowns Spelling Champ

By WVUSD DIAMOND BAR—After an exciting final round, Maple Hill Elementary fourth grader Eric Choi won the Scripps Spelling Bee on January 12. “I don’t have any words to describe how I feel right now!” the beaming nine-year-old exclaimed after being named grand champion. During the last 20 minutes of the contest, Choi battled second […]

DeAnda Honored At County Teacher Of The Year Luncheon

By WVUSD The Walnut Valley Unified School District (WVUSD) 2016 District Teacher of the Year, Frank DeAnda from the Ron Hockwalt Academies, was among 73 top teachers from around the county celebrated during an awards luncheon on September 16. Educators took the stage at the Universal City Hilton ballroom to receive tributes, awards, and congratulations […]

4th Of July Celebrations Near You

By Racine Guajardo Looking for a local Independence Day Celebration? Here are lists of local events you may attend! Chino- On Saturday, July 2, City of Chino and Chino Girls Fastpitch present “Chino Fireworks Spectacular” at Ruben S. Ayala Park, 14225 Central Avenue. The event starts at 3 p.m. and ends at 9:30 p.m. Included […]

Backyard Pool Safety

City of Diamond Bar Diamond Bar – A backyard swimming pool can provide hours of summer fun for families, but without proper safety measures in place, it can also pose a danger to young children. According to statistics kept by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, drowning ranks fifth among the leading causes of […]

DB Wine Soirée A Success

By Kathleen Newe Diamond Bar- Chairs Nancy, Lyons, Rick Rogers and Tony Torng sincerely thank everyone who helped make the 23rd annual Wine Soirée such a resounding success.    Special thanks to Los Angeles County Supervisor Don Knabe and Julie Knabe for leading us this year as Honorary Chairs.  The Diamond Bar Center was buzzing with […]

Game On!

Evergreen Odyssey of the mind team going to World Finals By Kelli Gile Diamond Bar—Seven Evergreen Elementary students combined creativity and STEM skills to solve challenges that have put them in a class of their own. The school’s Odyssey of the Mind team won a regional contest in February, then swept the state championship at […]

Diamond Bar Council Recap

By Natalie Kim Diamond Bar– The Diamond Bar April 19 City Council meeting began by a proclamation, declaring April 2016 to be DMV Donate Life California month. The Council encouraged residents to register as donors on licenses and RD cards. On April 30, California State University, Fullerton will be hosting a Donate Life Run/Walk. The […]

Visit Basically BOOKS in Diamond Bar

Diamond Bar Friends of the Library Diamond Bar – Are you looking for a great volunteer experience in Diamond Bar?  Basically BOOKS, the Friends of the Diamond Bar Library two non-profit bookstores, are friendly places serving the community as a resource for school, work and pleasure reading at exceptionally low prices.  Bookstore Manager Peggy Murphy […]