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Man Goes The Distance For Tiny Hummingbird His Dog Helped Rescue

WHITTIER (CBSLA.com) — A man in Whittier has gone the distance for a tiny hummingbird his once-feral dog helped rescue.

As Ed Gernon explains, last year he adopted a German shepherd mix named Rex, that at the time “fought other dogs and killed cats.” 343 more words


Driver Arrested On Suspicion Of DUI After Deadly Rollover Crash Outside La Serna High

WHITTIER (CBSLA.com) — Authorities say a man has been arrested in connection with a deadly crash that killed a 14-year-old girl in Whittier.

The sport utility vehicle flipped over Mar Vista Street and Villaverde Drive around 11:20 a.m. 250 more words


Writing history: A look at Whittier with the librarians

Leah Boynton


“The genesis for the Whittier book started when I was ordering some local history for our collection here,” Garabedian said. “I noticed that there were some surrounding communities that had these books, so that got me wondering, where’s our book? 3,315 more words

Arts & Entertainment

Local community things to know and do for the Whittier area for April 20, 2016


Friends of Whittier Hills to meet Sunday

Claire Schlotterbeck, executive director of Hills for Everyone, will speak at the Friends of the Whittier Hills 37th annual general meeting at 7 p.m. 454 more words

Around Whittier


Authors to speak at Rio Hondo College

Victor Villaseñor, author of “Rain of Gold” and other works exploring the concept of cultural heritage, will head a roster at Rio Hondo College’s annual Writes of Spring on Wednesday, and Thursday in Rio Hondo College’s Wray Theater, 3600 Workman Mill Road. 434 more words

Earthquake Retrofitting is extremely important in Whittier, CA

Earthquake retrofitting is the reinforcing of a residence so that it is much less likely to be separated from its foundation during an earthquake. Different locations of the nation have different requirements for earthquake retrofitting. 10 more words