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Heritage Park closes orange picking early

The La Verne Heritage Foundation closed its annual orange picking early this year.

Orange picking gives taste of La Verne history

Just down the street from the University of La Verne, there is a grove of orange trees where visitors can pick and bag their own fresh fruit.

Orange groves continue harvesting tradition

Visitors grabbed their picking poles and filled their mesh bags with various citrus fruits to celebrate La Verne’s history at the last day of the traditional orange picking event Saturday at Heritage Park in La Verne.

Orange picking has broad appeal

Nestled in north La Verne’s is a piece of history that pays homage to the orange groves of yesterday.

Picking event has broad appeal

The sweet fragrance of ripe oranges pierced through the air at Heritage Park, La Verne’s own citrus ranch, as local residents gathered for the annual orange picking on Saturday.

Family fun is fruitful at Heritage Park

Families and friends got a taste of the past when they came together to be part of La Verne's orange picking tradition in one of the city's oldest preserved groves Saturday at Heritage Park.

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