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Earthquake Bed Preparedness Kit. Pomona let’s get ready for the big one! by John Schmidt

Earthquake Bed Preparedness Kit by John Schmidt City Emergency Crisis Preparedness Expert Earthquake Bed Preparedness Kit is important since we live so close to a active fault. Most big earthquakes in Southern California happened at night or early morning. So if a big quake occurs while you are asleep.....pull the …

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Cal Poly Pomona Has Craft Beer Making Classes

California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, joined a growing group of colleges that teaches students how to make high-quality craft beers. Cal Poly does a little more by kegging the results of their labors and selling it on campus. Aaron Neilson, Director of Dining Services, said, "Cal Poly Pomona is the …

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Congresswoman Norma Torres Introduces Telecommunications Congressional Resolution

In commemoration of National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week, Rep. Norma J. Torres (D-Pomona) highlighted the important work of 911 dispatchers through the introduction of a congressional resolution and by taking part in a series of local events and site visits. “After working for nearly 18 years as a 911 dispatcher, …

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Other cities are named “Pomona” and use P-Town for slang.

There are cities named Pomona in many states  including California, Florida, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri, New Jersey, New York, and Washington. There is a Pomona in Britain.  For many years Pomona California has become well known as “P-Town”.  However, Pomona is not unique for using P-Town as a …

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Pomona Women Workers For Cleaning / Work Projects

There is a new program for people to hire domestic workers in the Pomona and neighboring cities. This group of workers are all women and skilled in various jobs. Types of jobs include but limited to the following: House Cleaning Deep Cleaning Catering Food Preparation Move-out cleaning (to receive move-in deposit) …

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Pomona Native Paul Charles Opens Charles Wine Company

Charles Wine Company

Paul Charles, of Charles Wine Company will be appearing at the Taste of Pomona in October. Charles was born at the Park Avenue Hospital in Pomona and was raised here, eventually graduating from Ganesha High School in 1985. Charles Wine Company is family-owned with wines featuring  grapes grown in the …

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Pomona 12 Yr. Old Boxer, “Daniel, Little One Time, Mercado Wins Western Qualifier in Albuquerque, New Mexico

Daniel "Little One Time" Mercado  Wins Western Regional Qualifier in Albuquerque, New Mexico.  Wanted to see if you wanted to post this in your page. This moved him up in the #1 spot in the Nation. He fought in the 13-14 Age group and 90lbs weight class. He won gold …

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One of the Highest World Ranked Brazilian Soccer Teams, Corinthians, Is Starting A Local USA Division In Chino

Brazilian Soccer Team Corinthians USA Comes to Chino, CA The Brazilian soccer team,  Corinthians Sports Club, is rated one of the best soccer teams in the world. Recently, they started a new club in Chino called Corinthians USA. They are currently playing for the National Premiere Soccer League (NPSL) and …

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Before Pomona Was Pomona – Phillips Ranch Named After Pomona Founder Louis Phillips

Before Pomona Was Pomona - Area Founder Louis Phillips After statehood in 1851, the Pomona area was divided into townships.  After the Gold Rush ended in 1857, the area endured a period of hardship for the families due to extreme droughts, floods, and locust infestations.  One of the original property …

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Pomona Home Before & After Restoration (photos by Pomona Councilwoman Elizabeth Ontiveros-Cole)

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