Tri-Valley Around the Horn: California rallies past Monte Vista

28 October 2014, 12:22 pm

Hingano, Locklear help run-oriented California stave off Monte Vista upset bid... Read More »

Meet your Martinez Unified School District Board candidates

23 October 2014, 1:11 am

Two incumbents, one challenger vie for seats on MUSD Board; two chairs available Roberta “Bobbi” Horack Give readers a brief introduction of who you are. My name is Roberta “Bobbi” Horack and I am seeking re-election to the Martinez Unified School Board. In 2010 I ran for the Governing Board... Read More »

How much will the 710 tunnel really cost?

22 October 2014, 3:56 pm

To the editor: I find the $5.4-billion cost to finish the 710 Freeway by boring a tunnel between Alhambra and Pasadena — underneath those communities in addition to South Pasadena — to be a gross underestimate. ("Officials consider extending 710 Freeway with tunnels," Oct. 21)... Read More »

Seattle girlfriend of missing former Harlem Globetrotter confident he will ‘come home’

21 October 2014, 6:11 pm

SEATTLE — The girlfriend of missing former Harlem Globetrotter Rico Harris, 37, of Alhambra, Calif., said Tuesday that she’s confident her “gentle giant” will come home. Harris disappeared while driving from Southern California to Seattle. His abandoned car was found just outside Sacramento.... Read More »

Ex-Harlem Globetrotter goes missing during California road trip

21 October 2014, 6:34 am

A former Harlem Globetrotter has disappeared while headed from his home in Alhambra to see his girlfriend in Seattle, authorities said.... Read More »

Ex-Harlem Globetrotter Rico Omarr Harris goes missing on road trip

20 October 2014, 11:18 pm

Deputies are searching for former Harlem Globetrotter Rico Omarr Harris who disappeared during a road trip from Southern California to Seattle.... Read More »

Former Harlem Globetrotter disppears while driving from California to Seattle, police say

20 October 2014, 9:56 pm

WOODLAND, Calif. — Authorities have asked for the public’s help in finding Rico Omarr Harris, 37, of Alhambra, Calif., who disappeared while driving to Seattle to visit his girlfriend. Harris was a former member of the Harlem Globetrotters from Alhambra, according to the Globetrotters’ roster.... Read More »

Today only, in Alhambra, Al's Italian Beef sandwiches $1 and Nancy's Pizza 25% off

16 October 2014, 11:45 am

Hey, Chicago is coming to Alhambra. Not the entire city, but two of its popular everyday restaurants. That would be Al’s Italian Beef and Nancy’s Pizza, opening Thursday right next door to each other at 401 W. Main St.... Read More »

Retailers predict stronger US 2014 holiday sales

7 October 2014, 11:18 am

The National Retail Federation projected holiday sales this year would rise to US$616.9 billion, a 4.1 percent increase from last year's level.... Read More »

Holiday shoppers expected to spend most in three years

7 October 2014, 11:06 am

Americans are expected to spend at the highest rate in three years during what's traditionally the busiest shopping season of the year, according to the nation's largest retail industry trade group.... Read More »