A University of La Verne sophomore has pleaded no contest and been sentenced to 180 days in jail and three years probation for credit card fraud that victimized at least three University of La Verne students. Wesley Tong was arrested Friday, Oct. 6, in his dorm room at the Oaks following an undercover police investigation on the ULV campus.
Allegations of discrimination, sexual misconduct and harassment within the La Verne Police Department are currently being investigated by an independent counsel for the city, according to Jeff Allred, assistant city manager.
Clotheslines, once widely used by housewives to hang out family laundry to dry in the sunshine, now symbolize “the airing of society’s dirty laundry” and violence against women in the National Clothesline Project.
The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California declared a water shortage emergency on April 27, and issued a one-day-a-week outdoor watering restriction for parts of Los Angeles, Ventura and San Bernardino counties, which is home to about 6 million southern Californians effective June 1.
The exhibition “Chicano Park Muralists in Pomona Con Safos,” which explores the history and roots of Chicano heritage through the art of 15 mural artists and two photographers from Chicano Park in San Diego, is on display now at the dA center in Pomona.
University President Devorah Lieberman and Provost Jonathan Reed presented a draft of a resolution on Oct. 26 to students and faculty listing the actions they plan to take in the coming weeks and months to improve the treatment of minority groups on campus.