• Portland Press Herald
    In 1952, after graduating from Michigan Normal College and teaching for a few years, Connie joined her two older sisters in Southern California. It was there that she met and married Bill Baskett. The couple lived in Riverside and, later, Claremont, raising their three children. In the early 1970s, after a break, Connie returned to teaching ...
  • Champion Newspapers
    Gregg is survived by his wife Kathie Gregg of Chino; son, Bill Gregg, his wife Diana and extended family of Homeland, CA; daughter, Jennifer Maestas of Claremont; grandchildren, Adrian Gregg, Heather Gregg, Sebastian Gregg, Micah Maestas, Noah Maestas, Lucas Maestas; great grandchild, Liam Gregg.
  • KEZJ
    While in graduate school in Claremont, Darrow met Chris Hillman ... "The number of musicians he supported, inspired and helped launch made him a godfather of California’s country rock of the late '60s," shared Everloving Records in a statement (quote via Saving Country Music). The label had worked with Darrow on a re-issue of his 1973 ...

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  • Pompeo’s contacts with McConnell over Senate run in Kansas sought by lawsuit
    “There is obviously nothing improper, but they won’t be happy until New York and California direct every dollar to a leftist agenda in their ... the Syrian refugee crisis and the 2016 US presidential campaign. Wilner holds degrees from Claremont McKenna College and Columbia University and is a native of New York City.
  • Teacher job fair to recruit for San Bernardino County schools, colleges
    Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
    Wanted: San Bernardino County teachers. Dozens of school districts and colleges will recruit teachers for all grades and subjects during a job fair set for 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Feb. 29, at the National Orange Show in San Bernardino.
  • Column: Sanders, Bloomberg campaigns are a study in contrasts
    San Diego Union-Tribune
    As the California presidential primary approaches, attention and momentum has gone to the billionaire and the democratic socialist, but others are still in the hunt
  • A New Solar Power Deal From California
    I met Devon Hartman a few years ago in Claremont, California, where I have been living since 2008. He is tall and lean, wearing glasses and a pointed small beard. He grew up in Kansas. And for thirty-five years, he presided over a successful architectural firm, building and renovating expensive houses with little awareness of the carbon ...
  • Claiming ‘pervasive, college-sponsored anti-Semitism,’ Horowitz preps lawsuit against Pitzer, Pomona
    The College Fix
    The two colleges targeted by Horowitz are part of the Claremont consortium, a cluster of five private colleges in Southern California consisting of Pomona, Scripps, Claremont McKenna, Harvey Mudd and Pitzer colleges.
  • How Mexico’s Muralists Lit a Fire Under U.S. Artists
    New York Times
    A stupendous show at the Whitney Museum explores the profound impact of Mexican painters — the meeting and mingling that enriched American culture. From floated proposal to finished product, “Vida Americana: Mexican Muralists Remake American Art,
  • La Verne Girl Scout’s photo is on cookie boxes? Sweet
    Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
    A La Verne teen is pictured on every box of Trefoil cookies sold by the Girl Scouts. And since she’s a Girl Scout, she might even be selling you the box herself. Katelyn Roney was one of six winners,
  • Teacher Recruitment Fair will be held Feb. 29 in San Bernardino
    Fontana Herald News
    The Fontana Unified School District will be participating in the event, which is a collaboration between the San Bernardino County Superintendent of Schools, California Teachers Association and district ... Cal State San Bernardino, Claremont Graduate and the University of Redlands. For more information about the Teacher Recruitment Fair ...
  • Marina girls’ soccer loses to Capistrano Valley in CIF Division 2 quarterfinals
    Los Angeles Times
    Capistrano Valley (10-5-6) advanced to the semifinals to play at Hesperia Oak Hills (20-4) on Saturday. Oak Hills beat No. 3-seeded Claremont 1-0 at home in the quarterfinals. Marina (10-9-3), the Wave League champion, had reached the quarterfinal round for the first time since 2008. The Vikings were in Division 1 that season. The result had ...
  • Clip your own mini-trees at Bonsai-a-Thon in San Marino
    San Gabriel Valley Tribune
    Southern California bonsai masters will share their passion for the art form in this annual ... Huntington Drive, Arcadia Mojave Trio: Free concert at 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 23 at the Bridges Hall of Music at Claremont College. The trio consists of Sara Parkins on violin, Maggie Parkins on cello and Genevieve Feiwen Lee on piano.
  • Carolina Garcia Appointed to National Board of Educational Theatre Association
    She has a degree in business administration and political science from the University of San Diego. Born in Argentina, she was raised in California and is an alum of International Thespian Troupe 2129 at Claremont High School in Claremont, Calif. EdTA, an international association whose mission is shaping lives through theatre education ...
  • Sanders has big lead in California primary as Biden and Warren plummet
    Daily Democrat
    The poll, conducted by the Public Policy Institute of California over the last week and a half ... it’s very hard to catch up,” Jack Pitney, a politics professor at Claremont McKenna College, said of Sanders’ growing lead. “Only Bloomberg would have the resources to engage in the trench warfare of delegate arithmetic against Sanders.”
  • Inland college notebook: SBVC, Chaffey football receive promotion to stronger National Division
    The Press-Enterprise
    And yes, SBVC coach Daniel Algattas is embracing the promotion, announced last week by the Southern California Football Association ... Perfection in any sport at any level is an elusive mistress, but one that Claremont-Mudd-Scripps diver Kendall Hollimon managed to successfully court. The senior won the SCIAC 3-meter diving title Sunday ...
  • The role of negative affect in the persistence of nicotine dependence among alternative high school students: A latent growth curve analysis.
    National Institutes of Health
    Prairie Ave, Suite 325, Inglewood, CA 90301, USA. Electronic address: stephenmanuelmiller@gmail.com. (2)School of Community and Global Health, Claremont Graduate University, 675 West Foothill Boulevard, Suite 310, Claremont, CA 91711-3475, USA. (3)Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, 1100 NE 45th Street ...
  • Incumbent Long facing challenge from teacher and oil critic to recapture seat
    The race for Camarillo's Third District seat on the Ventura County Board of Supervisors is considered a tossup.
  • Bay Area bucket list: 10 (more!) fantastic things you didn’t know you could do
    Santa Cruz Sentinel
    (Gary Reyes/ Bay Area News Group) Perched on the 4,209-foot summit of Mount Hamilton east of San Jose, Lick Observatory is an active research facility that’s owned and operated by the University of California. It’s also a Bay ... and noon to 6 p.m. Sundays at 3086 Claremont Ave., Berkeley.
  • How yoga benefits one high school boys basketball team
    USA Today
    If all of this sounds a tad too California cool for you, the players want you to know it works for them ... but I also want them to be good young men so they can go out in the world and be good people.” Parsons was a four-year starter at Claremont-McKenna College, where he led the Division III team to a conference championship in his ...
  • Molly sells Molly’s Souper in Upland but stays on at homey restaurant
    San Gabriel Valley Tribune
    The rumors are true: Molly Brouse has sold Molly’s Souper. I dropped into the Upland restaurant for lunch last week to inquire about the sale and leave a message for Brouse, who for all I knew ...
  • Upland one of just 3 districts in CA to win nutrition grant
    One of your neighbors posted in Schools. Click through to read what they have to say. (The views expressed in this post are the author’s own.)
  • Synedgen to Present Data on Therapeutic for Ocular Mustard Gas Injury at NIH-Organized Medical Countermeasures Meeting
    Business Wire
    one OTC drug, one veterinary indexed drug, and an out-licensed Phase 2 program, to Synspira, for the potential treatment of pulmonary complications of cystic fibrosis. Synedgen has research and manufacturing facilities in Claremont, California. For more information please visit www.synedgen.com.