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Glendora,

city (1990 pop. 47,828), Los Angeles co., S Calif., a growing residential suburb of the Los Angeles metropolitan area, at the base of the San Gabriel Mts.; inc. 1911. Plastics and transportation equipment are made in the city. The region was declared open government land in 1869 and a rush of homesteaders began. By the early 1900s it was covered with magnificent groves of orange and lemon trees. Although some citrus fruit is still grown in the area, the housing boom following World War II converted the city into a bedroom community.
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Rita, along with her loving husband Domenic, raised four children, all graduates of Glendora High School, and she was an active member of St.
Trustees at the Glendora college gave student Chris Stevens short shrift when he tried to well, talk about the issue, argue the points, challenge the zone policy.
Los Angeles, CA, January 18, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Fire Family Foundation is offering assistance to those affected by the Colby fire, which started in the early morning of January 16, 2014 in the Glendora area of Southern California.
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The Citrus College Foundation in Glendora, Calif., received a $10,000 grant from the John Gogian Family Foundation in support of the Camp Paige Scholarship Program.
All donations will help the Shepherd's Pantry in Glendora CA.
Upon his return he began a distinguished career in the restaurant business in Glendora, California where he and family established their first restaurant in 1962.
Zellers, president of Citrus College in Glendora, said adjunct speech professor Rosalyn Kahn offered her students extra credit for sending letters to Bush expressing anti-war views, but said they would receive no extra credit if they wrote letters supporting a war with Iraq.
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Bruce Solheim is the first professor from Citrus College in Glendora, Calif., to be awarded a Ful-bright scholarship grant.

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