Buying a tasty meal at the recently opened Panera Bread in Pico Rivera can bring food to a needy family. The bakery-cafe will donate one dollar to the Los Angeles Regional Food Bank for each guest who registers for the MyPanera loyalty program at the new location, 8700 Washington Blvd.,through Friday, Aug. 30. “At the Read More …
Schurr High School Bomb Threat Rattles Nerves Authorities searched the grounds of Schurr High School in Montebello Monday after receiving a 911 call of a bomb at the campus, but no explosives were found. Officers went to the school at 820 Wilcox Ave. shortly before 8 a.m., said Montebello police Lt. Luis Lopez.
While searching for domestic violence suspect in Pico Rivera A domestic violence investigation led deputies to discover about $5,000 worth of marijuana and concentrated marijuana paste, authorities said. A 19-year-woman called deputies Thursday morning to report her 32-year-old boyfriend had struck her several times, inflicting minor injuries, according to Los Angeles County
When Jacki and Gilbert Cisneros suddenly became millionaires after hitting the Mega Millions lottery, the couple knew they would use their newfound gains to help children learn in the area. With the lump-sum payment from the lottery, they established a charitable foundation to benefit Hispanic student education.
Deputies held a Pico Rivera man in custody Thursday after he allegedly got upset with his 76-year-old grandmother and stabbed her. “She offered to get him help from the hospital because he’s had mental issues in the past. That is what set him off,” Lt. Joe Mendoza said.
FROM a very young age I remember dancing around our family living room in Montebello, Calif., to the music of Harry Belafonte and Miriam Makeba, inspired by my parents’ love of world arts and culture. Dancing was where my body and soul were happiest. My highest career aspiration was to become a professional dancer/choreographer.
Fire crews on Monday chased a brush fire across more than 10 acres of the Montebello Hills, putting out most of it by the evening, with crews expected to be on watch into Tuesday morning, officials said. A black plume of smoke and flames could be seen up close from some backyards in the neatly-manicured,