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In 1962 Downtown Pomona Started As Nationally Recognized Pomona Mall

In 1962 Artist Millard Sheets said, "Beauty in the downtown part of a city is a necessity, not a luxury. People will always respond to beauty if we make it intimate and personal and related to the charter and integrity of the city." The Pomona Mall was one of the …

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Pomona World Championship Boxer Alberto Dávila & Wife Garey H.S. Graduates

Pomona World Championship Boxer Alberto Dávila Garey H.S. Graduate w/Wife Also Garey H.S. Member World Boxing Hall of Fame Albert "Alberto" Dávila (born August 10, 1954) is a Mexican-American boxer who boxed during the 1970s and 1980s in the bantamweight division. During parts of 1983 and 1984, he held the World Boxing Council (WBC) championship. In 1983, Alberto …

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Since 1888, Six Pomona Police Officers Killed In Line Of Duty.. The first Chief Henry Tracy 1911

The City of Pomona incorporated on January 6, 1888 and became a Charter City in 1911. Henry P. Tracy was hired as the as the first Chief of Police on May 16, 1911. Chief Tracy was 47 years old and had no previous law enforcement experience. His salary was $1,200 …

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Yesterday Pomona Democratic Congresswoman Norma Torres Voted Against Trump’s Healthcare Bill

Pomona Congresswoman

Rep. Norma J. Torres (D-Pomona) issued the following statement on the American Health Care Act, the Republican plan to repeal Obamacare:  “I voted against the American Health Care Act, because it jeopardizes the health and financial security of my constituents, as well as the millions of men, women, and children …

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According To Pomona Residents Top 3 Pomona Restaurants – Do you agree?

In a Pomona opinion survey conducted by UrbanSpoon.com, the following list represents the top five Pomona restaurants.  The Rookery Ale House and Grill Burgers, Gastropub, Craft Beers 117 West 2nd St Donahoo’s Golden Chicken Chicken 1074 N Garey Ave Los Jarritos Restaurant Mexican Food 3191 N Garey AveEl Merendero Mexican …

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History Pomona Fox Theater

In the late 1920s Fox West Coast Theaters were building “Entertainment Palaces” to support the growing motion picture industry.  The Fox Theater in Pomona, California was opened by Fox West Coast Theaters on April 23, 1931. The auditorium seated 1,751 in orchestra and balcony levels.  Mann Theater stopped showing regular …

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Pomona Eagles #2215 Members Only Pomona Private Club- Everyone Invited To Join – Fun, Events, Entertainment & Food

Pomona Eagles Club 954 W. Mission Blvd, Pomona, CA For more information call (909) 622-9160 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday from 2:00 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 12 noon. Events: Monday night Tacos every 1st and 3rd Monday (Tacos, Burritos, Quesadillas, Taco Salads, plus Enchiladas and Nachos occasionally) Monday night …

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Assembly Member Freddie Rodriguez

Freddie Rodriguez is an assembly member representing California's 52nd Assembly District. He assumed office on October 11, 2013. Born and raised in the City of Pomona, Freddie Rodriguez has dedicated his life to serving his community. He has worked as an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) in the San Gabriel Valley …

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Introducing Pomona Valley Hospital’s CEO – Richard E. Yochum, FACHE

Mr. Yochum, President/Chief Executive Officer, has held his title since 1993 at Pomona Valley Hospital Medical Center (PVHMC), and has worked at the hospital since 1978. Before his time at PVHMC, he worked as an Assistant Administrator at City of Hope National Medical Center in Duarte, California.  He has an …

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June 5, Pomona City Council Discusses New Waste & Recycling Ordinance. (opinion/editorial)

*Map pictured above - Pomona is in the top 5% of polluted cities in the State June 5, Pomona City Council Will Discuss Proposed Pomona Waste & Recycling Ordinance Opinion/Editorial by Kathryn Kirui and Damiana Aldana Clean & Green Pomona members For those who call Pomona home, the details matter. And …

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