Past New Year’s Days brought tales of eclipses, drinking fountains and a tasty Pomona

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The San Bernardino Sun
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1908 in downtown Upland by the local Woman’s Christian Temperance Union. As part of its battle against the evils of alcohol, the WCTU built drinking fountains in cities throughout Southern California hoping to offer water to quench the thirsts of ...
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In The Community: Hefferan, Levesque join Penncrest Ring of Honor

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Delaware County Daily Times
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Brendan Grady, executive director of Chester Upland Youth Soccer, and the Rose Tree Soccer Club will be among the honorees at the Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer awards banquet Feb. 22 at the Sheraton Valley Forge. Grady has been named Eastern ...
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Santa Ana winds will make New Year’s Eve gusty in Southern California

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Los Angeles Daily News
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Meteorologists expect cold temperatures and wind gusts as strong as 75 mph in portions of Southern California on New Year’s Eve ... San Fernando, Santa Clarita, Upland, Villa Park, Walnut and West Covina. Looking to New Year’s Day’s forecast winds ...
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Brenda Kaye (Smithers) Guastella

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The Courier-Times
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Brenda Kaye (Smithers) Guastella of Upland, California entered her eternal home on Sunday Dec. 2, 2018 after a 2 month battle with cancer. She was born Feb. 4, 1952 to the late Arlie R. and Naomi (Lee) Smithers Sr. Brenda was born and raised in New Castle ...
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Musing: Rose Bowl, another item off the bucket list

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The Marion Star
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Here’s hoping for a “W” for Coach Urban Meyer's final game and for the team to end on a high note. When my mother lived in Upland, California, we drove by the stadium and down Colorado Boulevard where the parade is staged many times but this will be ...
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Conservative writer Bre Payton dies suddenly in San Diego at 26

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Fox 5 San Diego
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Now lost to us so suddenly.” According to The Federalist, Payton was a California native who graduated from Western Christian High School in Upland and from Patrick Henry College in Virginia in ...
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Bre Payton, Fox News Regular, Dies in San Diego at 26 After Sudden Illness

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Times of San Diego
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Now lost to us so suddenly.” According to The Federalist, Payton was a California native who graduated from Western Christian High School in Upland and from Patrick Henry College in Virginia in ...
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2018 brought increased flights to Ontario International Airport and a year-round homeless shelter to Pomona

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Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
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From election surprises for Upland’s City Council to Inland-area wildfires that ... to largely protect neighborhoods from the flames demonstrated the effectiveness of California’s robust mutual-aid system. The story: Planning got underway for a key ...
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Long Beach Varsity girls soccer roundup: La Mirada falls short in North Orange County Classic title game

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Press-Telegram
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victimized by two first-half goals that the Matadores didn’t believe should have counted and Upland’s precise possession game. The visiting Scots (8-1-0), last year’s Southern California regional champion, dictated terms from start to finish en route ...
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The Times' all-star high school football team

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Los Angeles Times
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LB — Justin Flowe, Upland, 6-3, 230, Jr.: Flowe averaged 12 tackles a game and earned the reputation as one of the most feared tacklers in California. LB — Ralen Goforth, St. John Bosco, 6-2, 225, Sr.; The USC-bound Goforth had six sacks and more than ...
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