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Los Angeles County Fire Department could take over La Verne Fire Department

The city of La Verne is considering giving up its locally controlled fire department and instead contracting with Los Angeles County Fire Department for the same service instead as a way of addressing staffing shortages and other problems that have impeded the La Verne Fire Department recently.

Congress and local legislatures consider virtual voting

The U.S Congress may find itself transitioning to a system of remote voting soon due to the coronavirus pandemic, which has already already penetrated the capital walls with several members of Congress testing positive. 

Election unseats La Verne mayor

City Council member Tim Hepburn will take the gavel as La Verne mayor, following an upset election Tuesday in which he beat incumbent Don Kendrick, who has served as La Verne mayor since 2009.

Council rejects free study

After the city council rejected previous proposals to consider contracting with the Los Angeles County Fire Department, Councilman Muir Davis put forward a vote for a study – this time, one that would come at no cost to the city.

Field renamed for Las Vegas shooting victim

The La Verne community gathered Saturday at Wheeler Park to honor Bonita High School alumna Jordyn Rivera, who was a victim in the October 2017 Las Vegas mass shooting.

Christmas in La Verne

Ken Martinez, Jocyline Mixson Donna Marie Minano of the Inland Valley Repertoy Theatre sing Christmas carols Saturday in Mainiero Square before the Old Town La Verne Annual Holiday Stroll.

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