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December 26, 2013 |
Paul Anthony Ciancia pleaded not guilty Thursday to 11 federal counts, including murder and attempted murder, in connection with the Nov. 1 shooting rampage at Los Angeles International Airport that left a Transportation Security Administration officer dead. Ciancia , 23, appeared before U.S. Magistrate Judge David Bristow during a hearing at a detention center in Rancho Cucamonga, where he is recovering from gunshot wounds he sustained in the rampage. Ciancia, who wore a large bandage over his throat, spoke only briefly at Thursday's hearing.
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December 21, 2013 |
Authorities are continuing to investigate the death of a Rancho Cucamonga man who was killed while walking on the 210 Freeway in Claremont on Friday night. Jose Alfredo Gomez, 35, was killed about 11:30 p.m. when he was struck by a vehicle in the No. 1 westbound lane, according to the California Highway Patrol. It was unclear why he was walking on the roadway. Gomez's car was found about a quarter of a mile away from the collision on the shoulder of the freeway's eastbound lanes, according to a report by CBSLA . The driver who hit Gomez was not arrested or charged.
December 20, 2013 |
The school-record 122 points Chino Hills scored on Thursday night in a win over Rancho Cucamonga is another sign of a team on the rise. The Ball brothers, sophomore Lonzo Ball and freshman Gelo Ball, are quite a duo. Lonzo had 11 assists. Gelo scored 20 points. Bishop Mency is a talented 6-foot-5 senior. He had 26 points. There's also a 6-9 junior in Nnamdi Okongwu. And come Jan. 6, Chino Hills will get eligible a highly regarded sophomore transfer from Pasadena La Salle, Milan Acquuah.
December 19, 2013 |
As if high scoring games in football weren't enough, now basketball is starting to join the crowd. Chino Hills and Rancho Cucamonga engaged in a fan's delight on Thursday night in the Inland Empire Classic. When the buzzer sounded, Chino Hills had a 121-102 victory. Bishop Mency scored 26 points, LiAngelo Ball 24 and Mark Williams 22 for Chino Hills. Victor Joseph led Rancho Cucamonga with 31 points. Compton defeated Los Osos, 78-64. Isaiah Bailey scored 27 points. Etiwanda defeated Corona Santiago, 59-31.
December 18, 2013 |
There was lots of excitement on Wednesday night at Sonora High in the North Orange County tournament. First there was a 41-point performance by junior guard Josh Rodriguez in Sonora's 94-38 victory over Riverside King. But the most dramatic game involved Downey and Brea Olinda. Sophomore Zac Jervis tied the game at 53-53 with seven seconds left by making a three-pointer. Then came David Arellano calmly drilling a three-pointer with one second left to give Downey (6-1) a 56-53 victory.
December 16, 2013 |
No. 2 Etiwanda, No. 8 Compton, No. 14 Chino Hills and No. 16 Rancho Cucamonga are among the 24 teams that begin action in the Inland Empire Classic. Etiwanda faces Citrus Valley on Monday at 5:30 p.m. at Fontana Miller. Rancho Cucamonga hosts Fontana at 7 p.m. on Monday. Compton begins action on Tuesday against Montclair at 4 p.m. at Colony. Chino Hills plays Lakeside at 5:30 p.m. at Colony. Eric.email@example.com
December 10, 2013 |
At 6 feet 11, junior center Chance Comanche of View Park Prep is so tall that he was standing flat footed underneath the basket at Beverly Hills High on Tuesday clinging to the net trying to stop the rim from shaking. Comanche scored 24 points in his season debut to help View Park defeat Dominguez, 84-43, in an opening game of the Beverly Hills tournament. View Park should be one of the four best teams in the City Section this season regardless of divisions and make a real run at a state Division V championship.
December 7, 2013 |
Etiwanda made its weekend trip to Chicago a productive one on Saturday, defeating Marian Catholic, 74-68, in the Chicago Elite Classic to improve to 5-0. Kenny Barnes scored 24 points and Jordan McLaughlin had 19. Kentucky-bound point guard Tyler Ulis had 30 points for Marian Catholic. Etiwanda is ranked No. 2 in Southern California by The Times, but the scary part about the Eagles is that they will get a lot better on Jan. 6 when 6-foot-9 Rancho Cucamonga transfer Jordan Naughton becomes eligible.
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December 2, 2013 |
The man accused in a deadly shooting rampage at Los Angeles International Airport last month is scheduled to make his first court appearance Wednesday, federal prosecutors said. Paul Anthony Ciancia, 23, will not be asked to enter a plea at the 11 a.m. arraignment at the Rancho Cucamonga jail facility where he is being held, the U.S. attorney's office said Monday. Rather, a judge will ensure Ciancia "has been apprised of his rights, has seen the criminal complaint filed against him, and has an attorney," officials said in a statement.
November 24, 2013 |
SNOW SPORTS Workshop An expert will offer tips on taking care of skis and snowboards, including how and why waxes work and base preparation. When, where: 7 p.m. Tuesday at the REI store in Rancho Cucamonga, 12218 Foothill Blvd. Admission, info: Free. (909) 646-8360 Please email announcements at least three weeks before the event to firstname.lastname@example.org .