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1 dead, 1 hospitalized following shooting in Azusa

Authorities are investigating a fatal shooting in Azusa, their second such investigation in two days. The incident is said to have occurred at around 3:30 p.m. Tuesday afternoon in the 600 block of Donna Beth Avenue.Two people were rushed to a nearby hospital, one of which was pronounced dead after arrival. Investigators said that the deceased was a juvenile male.Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department investigators did not provide additional information on the investigation. The shooting happened near the scene of another shooting that took place on Monday morning, when a person died after being shot while driving. They crashed in the 17700 block of E. Newburgh Street, but it was not immediately known where the shooting occurred.LASD has not connected the shootings. 

California school principal dies by suicide at Disneyland: officials

ANAHEIM, Calif. - If you or a loved one is feeling distressed, call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline. The crisis center provides free and confidential emotional support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to civilians and veterans. Call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255. Or text HOME to 741-741 (Crisis Text Line). As of July 2022, those searching for help can also call 988 to be relayed to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline.

Multi-vehicle crash closes 210 Freeway lanes at Irwindale Ave.

Multiple lanes of eastbound 210 Freeway were closed at Irwindale Ave. to Vernon Ave. due to a traffic collision reportedly involving two semi-trucks and two cars. Oil spillage may also be involved. Sand was reportedly being used to cover liquid at the scene.The California Highway Patrol issued a Sigalert for the area. As of 4:30 a.m., traffic was expected to be impacted for at least 30 minutes. The crash was reported at 3:49 a.m.At 7 a.m., the Sigalert map was showing one eastbound lane at the scene was still closed.

Wounded driver dies after fiery crash in Azusa neighborhood

Authorities are trying to figure out what led to a violent crash that killed one person in Azusa Monday morning."It was [ridiculous], the speed and everything," said witness Steven Jimenez. "I got the notification. Soon as I saw it I knew I had to come home. According to the Los Angeles County Fire Department, crews responded a little past 10:05 a.m. after learning of a high-speed collision in the 17700 block of E. Newburgh Street. The out-of-control car slammed into a parked truck before catching on fire. Jimenez, whose security camera captured the collision, estimated that the driver was traveling at...

2 dead, 6 injured following multi-car crash in Monterey Park

Two people were killed and six others were injured Tuesday during a multi-car crash in Monterey Park. According to Monterey Park Fire Department officials, the crash occurred at around 3 p.m. near the intersection of Market Place Drive and Potrero Grande Drive. The circumstances leading up to the collision were not immediately known, but five people were rushed to nearby hospitals for treatment. Two of those patients died at the hospital. Three other people were also treated for injuries at the scene, but refused medical transport. Several stores close to the location of the crash were forced to close while authorities conducted their business in the area. The investigation caused one of two entrances into a Costco parking lot to close, creating a traffic tie-up for drivers attempting to leave the area. 

Commerce crash: Big-rig overturned by pursuit driver, 2 injured

A traffic collision at the corner of Vail Ave. and Washington Blvd. in Commerce closed the intersection for at least two hours, the Montebello Police Dept. announced at about 4:15 a.m. Wednesday.A semi-truck was overturned at the scene. At least one other vehicle was involved.The L.A. County Sheriff's Dept. confirmed a stolen vehicle was being pursued in the Commerce/Montebello area, leading to the collision. The vehicle was reportedly stolen in Temple City at about 3 a.m.The suspect vehicle, a red Ford Escape, collided with the semi-truck at the scene at about 3:15 a.m.The suspect and the big-rig driver were both injured and hospitalized. The suspect was in custody.

Two Gang Members Plead Guilty in La Habra Shooting

Two gang members pleaded guilty Tuesday and were immediately sentenced to state prison for leading police on a chase and carrying out a gang-related shooting in La Habra that left a man fighting for his life. Police were called at 7:49 p.m. July 3 to the intersection of Walnut Street...
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Eyes on the Street: Glendora Village Parklets

The Winter Holidays are looming near, and Downtown Glendora has become a nice outdoor hangout for visiting families in the East SGV. More improvements are coming this Spring. In addition to the dining decks, lounge seating, and traffic barriers that were installed throughout the pandemic (with assistance from Active SGV and the SGVCOG) the parklets’ centerpiece, Meda Avenue, will be stepped up soon. City officials say Meda Ave and its adjoining bus plaza will receive new shade sails, lighting, furniture, games, and landscaping in the early months of 2023.

Rose Bowl Ticket Prices

(Pasadena, CA) -- Anyone who wants to see Penn State in the Rose Bowl in person can expect to pay anywhere from 200-dollars to four-thousand-dollars for a ticket. Fans can purchase tickets online through second-party vendors such as Stub-Hub, Vivid-Seats and Seat-Geek. The Nittany Lions face Pac-12 champion Utah January 2nd in Pasadena, California. Penn State is making its fifth trip to the Rose Bowl.
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Man Charged With Murder in Death of Mt. SAC Tram Driver

A 38-year-old man accused of intentionally running down and possibly stabbing a Mt. San Antonio College employee at the Walnut campus was charged Monday with murder. The murder charge against James Edward Milliken Jr. includes an allegation that he used deadly weapons in the attack -- a knife and a vehicle.

Disneyland Guest Who Died Falling From Parking Garage Identified

The Disneyland guest who died after falling from a multistory parking garage outside the park Saturday (Dec. 3) had been identified. According to Deadline, Chris Christensen, 51, fell from the Mickey & Friends Parking Structure outside the Disneyland theme park. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Content warning below:...

Santa Visited San Gabriel City on Dec. 6

The City of San Gabriel Fire Department ensured that Santa Claus was on hand for the 46th Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony!. Festivities kicked off on Tuesday, December 6, at 6:00 pm in the Plaza Park, located at 428 S. Mission Drive in San Gabriel. The Tree Lighting itself was scheduled...

Nightlife: Live Shows and Performances in Pasadena This Weekend

It’s the new normal and having worked from home for most of the week, nothing is as exciting as going out to enjoy live shows and performances. Check out what’s happening at these local venues depending on the kind of music, mood or vibe you are looking for.