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All Fireworks Illegal In Pomona – Pomona PD Taking Zero Tolerance Stance

All fireworks are illegal in Pomona. Police will take a zero tolerance approach this 4th of July. In an effort to make the 4th of July holiday safe and enjoyable for everyone in the City of Pomona, the Pomona Police Department will be taking a zero tolerance approach to the …

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Beautiful Pomona “Country Crossings Park” photos by Diana Arebalo

I've been a resident for over 32 years and didn't know what a gem of a park was in Phillips Ranch - Country Crossings Park, 10 Santa Clara Drive, Pomona, Ca 91766. Nice playground and great cardio stairs to get to it. Also, nice walking paths around the whole area.

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EVERY SATURDAY, 7 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. – Pomona Farmers’ Market $10 Matching Funds w/Many Government Programs

        Every Saturday, rain or shine, for 35 years, the Pomona Certified Farmers' Market has been selling fresh fruits and vegetables in the parking lot behind Purpose Church (formerly known as Pomona First Baptist Church).  This farmers' market offers day old bread at greatly reduced prices and …

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Wally Parks NHRA Motorsports Museum Pomona’s World Renowned

Wally Parks NHRA Motorsports Museum     The Automobile Club of Southern California’s Wally Parks NHRA Motorsports Museum is located on the edge of the historic Los Angeles County Fairplex. It houses a collection of hot rod automobiles and motorcycles. History After years of planning, the NHRA Museum was created by NHRA founder …

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Vamos A Bailar “Salsa In Pomona!” Evie Dance Studio Located On Pomona’s Historic Antique Row

A native of Puerto Rico, Evie Quinones now lives in Pomona with her husband.  They love animals, and they have three Maltese dogs, two cats, parakeets and chickens.   As a passionate Latina and dancer, Evie also loves shopping, and buying shoes. Evie said, "Pomona is a hidden treasure with …

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May 2017, Pomona Police Conduct Major Pomona Anti-Gang & Anti-Prostitution (Targeting Buyers) Operations

Pomona Police Major Crimes Task Force Conducts Joint Gang Sweep; 7 Arrested and 2 Firearms Recovered  On Friday, May 12, 2017 the Pomona Police Department’s Major Crimes Task Force (MCTF) targeted high-risk offenders and criminal gang members throughout the City of Pomona. The operation resulted in the arrest of 7 …

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Pomona Detention Facility Pomona Fairgrounds House Japanese 1942

Pomona Detention Facility Pomona Fairgrounds House Japanese 1942 Pomona was one of fifteen "Assembly Centers" administered by the Wartime Civil Control Administration (WCCA). The detention facility was populated from May 7 to August 24, a total of 110 days. On July 20 the camp population peaked at 5,434 persons. The inmates …

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Pomona Spadra Cemetery: Is it haunted?

Spadra Cemetery

Spadra cemetery was the original Old Settler's Cemetery from the mid 1800's. It's been the site of a lot of vandalism over the years. At night a male figure can sometimes be seen walking through the small area disappearing into a headstone. The cemetery will be very still and quiet, strangely …

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P-Town Willie Interviews Pomona’s Former Rock N Roll Mayor Candidate and Lead Singer Punk Rock Band Desperation Squad’s Kevin Ausmus

Downtown Pomona

Pomona Proud presents "P-Town Willie Keeps You Informed" a series hosted by Willie Campos a.k.a. P-Town Willie. This week's guest is Kevin Ausmus, otherwise known as "Mr. P", the lead singer of the legendary Pomona rock band "Desperation Squad". Listen to his entertaining stories from the past.  

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Pomona Ebell Club (1897-2004) Oldest Pomona Women’s Organization Disbanded 2004

Pomona's Famed Ebell Club  (Picture Pomona High School Dance at Ebell Club, December 13, 1935 (Toni Ochoa) Ebell Museum of History / Historical Society hours are Wednesday through Friday 1 to 5 pm. Call for info 909-623-2198   The Pomona Ebell Club was organized in March of 1897 and was Pomona's …

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