La Verne junior guard Khaneal Mason put up a layup with 2.3 seconds left in the second half, to give the men’s basketball team a 91-89 win over Whittier Saturday at Frantz Athletic Court, to snap a three-game losing streak.
It has been two weeks since 10-year-old Anthony Martinez was lured from the outskirts of his home, a place that seemed so safe to him, his parents and brother and sister. A man, a "slim stranger," repeatedly approached Tony, his brother and his friends, and tried to lure one of the boys away with a dollar bill. Three boys were lucky enough to run, but Tony was accosted and has not been seen or heard from since.
Colleen Flores is making history as the La Verne Police Department’s first female chief of police. She began as an explorer at the Upland Police Department before going to the academy to become an officer.
After three years of fundraising, two years of house hunting and one false start, the University of La Verne Board of Trustees funded a $2.5 million Claremont home to be regarded as the new “University house.”