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Al Fimbrez

January 3, 2015 by Dave Thomas (Register to contact)

What ever happened To Al ?

find someone

January 3, 2015 by Dave Thomas (Register to contact)

I am trying to find Lynn Conkie.

Book Signing

November 22, 2010 by Dave Willert (Register to contact)

Hello fellow Tartans.
I have just published my second book, DIMENSIONS II: The Plethora. This is the sequel to my first effort, DIMENSIONS: The Wheat Field. These novels are fast paced and written in a constantly shifting combination of fantasy and reality. Throw in a little romance, spirituality, mystery and adventure, comedy, and you have got the gist of my books! I would like to invite everyone to come to my book signing for DIMENSIONS II: The Plethora at Borders in Brea on Saturday, December 11th at 2 PM. I would love to see you there. Once a Tartan, always a Tartan. Thanks, Dave Willert

New Book

January 2, 2010 by Dave Willert (Register to contact)

Dave Willert’s “DIMENSIONS: The Wheat Field” Update

Many thanks to those of you who have already ordered a copy of Dave’s new book on Amazon or Barnes And Noble online. The discount remains in effect if you still wish to order it from either of them.

For a short time, Amazon and Barnes And Noble online bookstores will be discounting “DIMENSIONS: The Wheat Field” by 10%, meaning your price will now be $15.25 plus shipping instead of the regular $16.95 plus shipping. FYI standard shipping has been taking just under a week for the book to arrive.

The Book Signing is still on at Borders in Brea between Imperial and Associated. The date is Saturday, January 2nd from 2 to 3 PM. Books will be available for purchase at Borders on that day and beginning just as soon as Borders receives them from their distributor. In the meantime, have a wonderful holiday season with your families!

For those who missed it, here is a brief overview of the story:
Alan Dunkirk was a cocky young college graduate with a plan. Ten short years later, he found himself trapped inside his own mundane existence. One night, following an argument with his wife, Alan drove aimlessly away. Before long, his car mysteriously sat at the bottom of Lake Juniper, while he inexplicably found himself in the middle of a sprawling wheat field, in the body of a twelve-year-old boy. His wife, Mary, truly wanted to believe he was still alive, but there were other forces at work with much more to gain by his imminent demise. What ensues is both magical and illuminating. The Wheat Field is a race against time, a battle between good and evil, a natural blending of science and religion, but most of all a love story. The Wheat Field begins where logic leaves off and faith alone leads the way. If you have ever wondered about the connection between this life and the next, DIMENSIONS: The Wheat Field may just be your ticket to enlightenment. Contemporary Fantasy.
As you read this book, please enjoy the story, but don’t miss the message. Hmm..

30 year reunion

March 30, 2009 by Theresa Wiese Valencia (Register to contact)

To protect privacy, contact info has been removed from this post. Register to see the original with contact info.

Shilo Inn suites Hotel, Pomona, CA
3101 Temple Avenue, Pomona, CA 91768
Phone (909) 598-XXXX | Fax (909) 598-XXXX

6pm to Midnight - July 18, 2009
A group of rooms has been reserved. Call 1 800 222 2244 for the event rate. Specifically tell them "Glendora High School - 30 year Reunion on July 18, 2009."

A pre-party get together is planned for July 17, 2009 at the shilo Restaurant's Upper Deck. Time: 7pm to 10pm
A Bar-B-Q is planned for July 19, 2009 from 12 Noon to 5pm - Finkbiner Part, Glendora.

Spread the word!
Any questions or you would like more information - please email me at

Glendora High School News From Around The Web

Glendora football sets up clash with Bonita, clinches share of Palomares title  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

GLENDORA >> Colony High School was looking to create a log jam atop the Palomares League football standings. Host Glendora had other ideas.

Woman, 39, suspected of sending threatening letters to Glendora high school  Los Angeles Times

A 39-year-old woman was arrested Thursday after authorities say she sent three threatening letters to a Glendora high school.

Two former Glendora High School students accuse teacher of inappropriate behavior  San Gabriel Valley Tribune

GLENDORA – Two Glendora High School graduates have talked to Glendora police officers about a former teacher, whom they accused of engaging in ...

Glendora High School football mourns the death of former star Chris West  San Gabriel Valley Tribune

Chris West was important to the Glendora High School football program as the program was to Chris West. West was part of the program's only CIF-Southern ...

After Measure GG fails, Glendora Unified will ‘regroup’ to find new funding  The San Gabriel Valley Tribune

Glendora voters rejected a ballot measure Tuesday that would have provided $98 million in bonds to the Glendora Unified School District. Measure GG needed ...

Mom arrested after scuffle with Glendora High School student  KABC-TV

The mother of a Glendora High School student was arrested on suspicion of battery after allegedly getting into a scuffle with a teenage boy on campus.

Locals protest Glendora's closed-door vote to oppose sanctuary state law  The San Gabriel Valley Tribune

Months after a wave of cities in Los Angeles and Orange counties considered supporting a federal challenge to California's so-called sanctuary state law, locals ...

Claremont victim identified as 15-year-old Glendora High student  KABC-TV

A teenager was stabbed to death at her Claremont home, and her younger brother was arrested for the murder. The siblings were both students at Glendora ...

CHS girls cross country top-ranked in nation  Claremont Courier

CROSS COUNTRY. The Claremont High School girls cross country team has earned a number one national ranking from the High School Harrier, one of three ...

IE Varsity Photos: Fun moments, great plays from Week 9 high school football games  Press-Enterprise

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No Hurdle Too High  DIG Magazine

Story By: Madison McCann and Meghan Sweeney Photos By: Giovanni Cardenas If you happen to walk past them on campus, you would likely stare in awe at ...

Credit union President and CEO installed as Mayor of Glendora

SAN DIEGO, CA (March 29, 2018) — Mendell L. Thompson was appointed the 41st Mayor of the City of Glendora yesterday evening. The Glendora City Council, ...

Glendora Teens Find Creative Way to Raise Funds for Breast Cancer With Flamingo Flocking  KTLA

The girls' field hockey team at Glendora High School is celebrating Breast Cancer Awareness Month with a unique campaign to raise money using pink ...

Photos: San Gabriel Valley valedictorians for the Class of 2018  The San Gabriel Valley Tribune

We asked schools across the San Gabriel Valley to have their valedictorians submit their photos and some biographical information to celebrate their ...

Middle School Students Dance the Night Away | Glendora

Under the current fiscal hardships that schools find themselves under, when a class or program is forced closed, arts programs are usually the first to be cut.

Southern California native Peters loves playing for Rancho Cucamonga Quakes  Fontana Herald-News

RANCHO CUCAMONGA – In a case of local boy does good, Glendora native D.J. Peters is having himself a stellar year for the Rancho Cucamonga Quakes, ...

47 school districts in state of uncertainty  Los Angeles Times

Segregation into a chaotic special education classroom environment was not what they had been looking for. “[The school from our district of residence] never ...

California's Camp Fire destroys thousands of buildings, kills many  Los Angeles Times

In Butte County, Ca., a dangerous fire spread. The Camp Fire got its name from beginning along Camp Creek Road at 6:33 a.m. on Nov. 8. Since then, the fire ...

Candidate Q and A: Cory Ellenson

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St. Joseph takes CIF-SS girls volleyball title from Glendora in 4  The San Gabriel Valley Tribune

NORWALK >> The Glendora High school girls volleyball team did not trail very often in this breakout season. It did not look like that would be the case either in ...

Field Hockey remains undefeated for two consecutive seasons  The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

This year's field hockey team looks to build upon their winning streak after finishing with a record-breaking undefeated 20-0 season in 2017. Currently, the squad ...

Glendora Student Graduates from Harvey Mudd College

Bruce Y. Yan of Glendora received a bachelor of science degree in computer science from Harvey Mudd College in May. Yan attended Glendora High School.

Recent Bill will ban plastic straws in some restaurants  Los Angeles Times

Governor Jerry Brown recently signed a bill into law that will ban sit-down restaurants from giving their customers plastic straws. The law will take effect on Jan.

Rocky Dennis: Teaching the Boy Behind the Mask

Glendora, CA - A former teacher remembers Rocky Dennis, a horribly disfigured boy whose life was portrayed in the 1985 film, "Mask."

Thousand Oaks faces sorrow: the Borderline Bar shooting  Los Angeles Times

Prior to November 7, Thousand Oaks held the reputation of being a safe and quiet community in the state of California. On November 7 at approximately 11:20 ...

LA River High School hosts its Environmental Summit  Los Angeles Times

For the first time, students and staff welcomed an informative and important event on the school grounds of Sotomayor Center For Arts and Science on Saturday, ...

Holiday Stroll Coming To Glendora Village | Glendora

The Annual Holiday Stroll will descend on the Glendora Village Friday, Nov. 22. Patrons will have a chance to do some holiday shopping as the Village will be ...

Strong showing still has CHS softball winless in league competition  Claremont Courier

Palomares League play is more than half over, but the Claremont girls softball team may be just getting started. They have had a rough time so far, with a 0-6 ...

Festival honors, celebrates Scottish culture  The Bakersfield Californian

Bakersfield residents are getting in touch with their Scottish heritage and culture this weekend.

Students Protest Gun Violence in U.S. Schools in a #NationalSchoolWalkout  Los Angeles Times

Students nationwide are demanding an end to gun violence in U.S. schools by walking out of classes at 10 a.m. for 17 minutes on Wednesday, March 14 — one ...

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A fitting farewell for Jean Crow  The Catalina Inslader

Those of you who were up early on Valentine's Day and were on Front Street were treated to the powerful sounds of bagpipe music, as bagpiper Darrell Calvillo ...

Field Hockey defeats Westlake to win league  The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

Field hockey shutout Westlake High School 6-0 on Senior Night to win league and finish the regular season with an undefeated 17-0 record. This is the third ...

Evacuation Areas, Centers and Closures for the Colby Fire  NBC Southern California

Find evacuation and closure information on the Colby Fire here.

Environmental Summit comes to LA River School  Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles River students celebrated Earth Day by having their First Annual Environmental Summit on the Sotomayor campus. On April 28, Los Angeles River ...

When will it stop? — Inside Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School during the shooting  Los Angeles Times

My condolences are with the victims of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and their families. On February 14, the sounds of gunshots were heard all ...

'Performing with the Pros' with David Burnham at CSArts-SGV  Los Angeles Times

For California School of the Arts-San Gabriel Valley's (CSArts-SGV)'s first “Performing with the Pros” event, students in grades seven to 11 from the Musical ...

L.A. County to pay $15 million to man wrongfully convicted of murder  Los Angeles Times

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors approved a $15 million payment Tuesday to a man who spent nearly three decades behind bars for a murder he ...

Sotomayor Wolves Soccer Team Win Semi Finals and Advance to the CIF Championship  Los Angeles Times

Sotomayor Wolves Soccer team played Fremont High School for the semi-finals in the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) Championship on February 27.

Quakes, 66ers are ready for start of 2017 minor league baseball season  Fontana Herald-News

The return of spring can only mean one thing: It's the start of the 2017 minor league baseball season.

Marins Redwood High Among Top Public High Schools in U.S.: Newsweek

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Raymond L. Torres  Santa Clarita Valley Signal

Raymond Torres and I recently met at the Corner Bakery in Awesometown for 3 ½ hours and did not conclude our interview as we hit it off so well that tangents ...

Secretary of State Alex Padilla involves school districts in pre-registration initiative with online toolkit  Los Angeles Times

In an effort to better reinforce the concept of pre-registering to vote, the secretary of state has launched an online Back-to-School Pre-Registration Toolkit, ...

Area students compete in video game-themed robots competition at Pomona Fairplex  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

Members of the Upland High School team, known as The Neurotoxins, put their arcade game skills to the test Friday during a regional robotics competition held ...

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Anthony Gharib  Los Angeles Times

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Interview with California Secretary of State Alex Padilla  Los Angeles Times

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Electric scooters: Part of the transportation solution or public nuisance?  Los Angeles Times

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MaxPreps 2016 California All-State Volleyball Teams  MaxPreps

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Message to my next president  Los Angeles Times

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Murder flashbacks: The 'Night Stalker'  Los Angeles Times

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Male rape culture is our problem  Los Angeles Times

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Dodgers take D.J. Peters in fourth round  The Record-Courier

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They're back! Girl Scout Cookies  Los Angeles Times

Girl Scout cookies are back! Go get your box of cookies!

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“Adrenaline takes over” for Supermoto competitor Austin Pecoraro  Los Angeles Times

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