In The News

Oct 10, 2016 | The Poly Post

Engineering lab receives Air Force grant

Issues: Education

The United States Air Force Research Laboratory gave Cal Poly Pomona’s engineering labs a $1.5 million grant with the help of a congresswoman representative.

Sep 23, 2016 | American Shipper

Reps. Hahn, Napolitano want hearing scheduled on Hanjin collapse

Issues: Transportation

U.S. Rep. Janice Hahn, D-Calif., said Thursday that she and Rep. Grace Napolitano, D-Calif., plan to ask the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman Bill Shuster to hold a hearing...

Sep 8, 2016 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

This San Gabriel Valley company making brushes for Abrams tanks is staying put, and thriving

Issues: Economy

When a manufacturing company can hang around for 65 years and still remain vital despite increasing global competition, that says a lot about how well the business is run.

Aug 30, 2016 | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

Cal Poly Pomona, Air Force announce $1.5 million partnership

Issues: Education

Cal Poly Pomona engineers will be able to aim higher, thanks to a $1.5 million grant from the Air Force Research Laboratory.

Aug 26, 2016 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

Napolitano, Hoyer visit Gordon Brush in the City of Industry

Issues: Economy

Rep. Grace F. Napolitano, D-El Monte and House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer, D-Maryland, visited Gordon Brush Mfg. Co., Inc. in the City of Industry on Friday to thank them for being an American manufacturer...

Aug 25, 2016 | Temple City Tribune

Duarte Chamber Spearheads Women’s Business Expo

Issues: Economy

San Gabriel Valley workforce leaders and the Duarte Chamber of Commerce are partnering again to host a Women’s Business Expo “Turn Your Passion into Power” scheduled for Sept. 10, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Jun 29, 2016 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

Can waste-water recycling, desalination end California’s water wars?

Issues: Water

Emphasizing practical solutions in the battle over drought relief, a congressman urged local water leaders Monday to fight for funding for projects such as waste-water recycling and infrastructure repairs.

Jun 17, 2016 | Latina Style

Facing Crisis: Suicide Among Latina Adolescents

Issues: Mental Health

As Latinas become better recognized for their achievements and presence in the United States, the number of Latina adolescents considering suicide is still at a record high.

Dec 16, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

Leo Santa Cruz, fellow boxers touched by WBC Cares Southland event

Issues: Mental Health

Leo Santa Cruz used to live in his family’s living room along with his three brothers, had little to eat, and had to trudge 10 miles to practice at a boxing gym. It was a hard life, with triggers that could’ve brought depression.

Dec 7, 2015 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

How much money will Los Angeles County get from Congress’ transit bill?

Issues: Transportation

The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) could receive $3 billion in highway funding over the next five years from a new transit bill passed by Congress and signed into law by President Barack Obama...