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Tips for Keeping Teens Safe this Graduation Season

Tips for Keeping Teens Safe this Graduation Season

Traffic accidents are the No. 1 killer of American teenagers, according to a report by the General Motors Foundation.
Diamond Bar Students Graduate from Harvey Mudd College

Diamond Bar Students Graduate from Harvey Mudd College

The local residents graduated from the liberal arts college last month.
Pomona Man Convicted of Driving with Suspended Licence 8 Times Is Arrested

Pomona Man Convicted of Driving with Suspended Licence 8 Times Is Arrested

Darryl Ursery, 46, faces charges of driving on a suspended license and being a habitual traffic offender.
UCLA Researchers Map Sexual Addiction in the Brain

UCLA Researchers Map Sexual Addiction in the Brain

Celebrities caught behaving badly have sought treatment treatment for sexual addiction. UCLA researchers are figuring out what's going on in the cranium.
Diamond Ranch High School Wins Concordia University’s Annual Academic Showcase

Diamond Ranch High School Wins Concordia University’s Annual Academic Showcase

Thomas Moreno, a 2012 graduate of Diamond Ranch High School, won first place in the tier-two category of Concordia University’s 11th annual Academic Showcase.
All Victim's Names Released in Northern California Bus Crash

All Victim's Names Released in Northern California Bus Crash

Authorities have released the names of 10 fatalities in the crash in Northern California last week.
Study: Schools' Anti-Bullying Efforts Should Focus on Friendship

Study: Schools' Anti-Bullying Efforts Should Focus on Friendship

Children with social connections -- even just one friend -- are at less risk of suffering severe symptoms after being bullied, said study author Jaana Juvonen, a UCLA professor of psychology
Diamond Bar School Awarded Grammy Foundation Grant

Diamond Bar School Awarded Grammy Foundation Grant

So far this year, 85 schools have received Grammy Foundation grants totaling about $170,000.
Garey High School Parent Testifies in Helmet Lawsuit

Garey High School Parent Testifies in Helmet Lawsuit

Edward Acuna sustained a brain injured during a football game in 2009. The lawsuit alleges that Riddell Sports' football helmet had improper padding.
Suzanne Students Participate in Online Chat with Nobel Peace Prize Winner

Suzanne Students Participate in Online Chat with Nobel Peace Prize Winner

The Google Connected Classroom talk with Leymah Gbowee was in remembrance in Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., whose birthday was Wednesday.
Cal Poly Pomona Application Increases Outpace CSU Average

Cal Poly Pomona Application Increases Outpace CSU Average

The increase in applications to Cal Poly Pomona is also higher than local CSUs in Dominguez Hills, Fullerton, Long Beach, Los Angeles, and San Bernardino.
Walnut High Choir Cooking Up Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser

Walnut High Choir Cooking Up Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser

The fundraiser is the prelude to the spring concert slated for February 7.