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first_imgWHITTIER – A 23-year- old man was killed when his motorcycle collided with a car at 4:20 p.m. Saturday in the 11200 block of Washington Boulevard, police said. The motorcycle was westbound on Washington when the accident occurred, said Lt. Wyatt Powell of the Whittier Police Department. The motorcycle rider was taken to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead. His identity was withheld pending the notification of his family. Seminar to discuss SCAN health plan AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MORE11 theater productions to see in Southern California this week, Dec. 27-Jan. 2WHITTIER – Presbyterian Intercommunity Hospital will hold a seminar on the SCAN health plan from 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday at its Flo and Frank L. Conference Center, 12401 Washington Blvd. The health plan offers a generous prescription plan, exemplary network of providers and possible in-home care for those who qualify called Independent Living Power, which helps patients stay in their homes safely. A continental breakfast will be provided. Space is limited. For more information or reservations, call (562) 698-0811, Ext. 2444. Library display features local artist WHITTIER – Original artwork created by local Whittier artist Maria King will be on display through June 3 at the Whittier Library’s Nixon Room, 7344 S. Washington Ave. All of the paintings are available for purchase. Library hours are from 10a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Wednesday; from 10a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday to Friday; and from 10 a.m. to 5p.m. Saturday. For more information, call (562) 464-3450. Camp registration begins June 5 LA MIRADA – Registration for Neff Park Summer Day Camp begins June 5 and is open to children entering first through seventh grade. The theme for this summer will be “Excellent Adventure.” Each week during the summer will have a different mini-theme and will include different games, crafts and special events. Excursions are also offered throughout the summer at an extra cost. The camp beginning June26 and ending Sept. 1 will be held at Neff Park, 14300 San Cristobal Drive. Camp cost is $80 per week or $25 per day. There is a $10 per child fee due at registration, which includes a summer camp T-shirt to be worn on excursion days. The registration must be made in person at the La Mirada Community Gymnasium, 15105 Alicante Road, or at the La Mirada Resource Center, 13710 La Mirada Blvd. For more information, call (562) 902-2938. Women’s group to host garage sale WHITTIER – The Point Loma Nazarene University women’s auxiliary garage sale will be held from 8 a.m. to 2p.m. June 10 at the Church of the Nazarene, 8221 S. College Ave. Baked goods, used clothing, appliances, furniture, books and miscellaneous items will be sold. For more information, call (714) 525-8578. – From staff reports160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set!last_img read more

Irving will wear no. 11 with Celtics

first_imgDon’t miss out on the latest news and information. The Celtics retired No. 1 for founder and original owner Walter Brown. They retired No. 2 for former coach and general manager Red Auerbach.In all, the Celtics have retired 21 numbers, with Paul Pierce’s No. 34 next in line for the TD Garden rafters.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSSEA Games: Biñan football stadium stands out in preparedness, completionSPORTSPrivate companies step in to help SEA Games hostingSPORTSBoxers Pacquiao, Petecio torchbearers for SEA Games opening Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Cleveland Cavaliers’ Kyrie Irving, left, drives to the basket against Boston Celtics’ Al Horford, from the Dominican Republic, in the second half of an NBA basketball game, Thursday, Dec. 29, 2016, in Cleveland. APBOSTON, Massachusetts—Newly acquired guard Kyrie Irving will wear No. 11 in Boston because the Celtics already have retired the numbers he wore in college and with the Cleveland Cavaliers.Irving wore No. 11 at two New Jersey high schools before switching to No. 1 at Duke. He wore No. 2 with the Cavaliers for the first six years of his NBA career.ADVERTISEMENT LATEST STORIES Pagasa: Storm intensifies as it nears PAR MOST READ Robredo: True leaders perform well despite having ‘uninspiring’ boss PLAY LIST 02:49Robredo: True leaders perform well despite having ‘uninspiring’ boss02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games01:44Philippines marks anniversary of massacre with calls for justice01:19Fire erupts in Barangay Tatalon in Quezon City01:07Trump talks impeachment while meeting NCAA athletes02:49World-class track facilities installed at NCC for SEA Games Robredo should’ve resigned as drug czar after lack of trust issue – Panelo Hotel says PH coach apologized for ‘kikiam for breakfast’ claim Lacson: SEA Games fund put in foundation like ‘Napoles case’ Trump signs bills in support of Hong Kong protesters Celebrity chef Gary Rhodes dies at 59 with wife by his side SEA Games: PH squash team brings in second bronze Ethel Booba on hotel’s clarification that ‘kikiam’ is ‘chicken sausage’: ‘Kung di pa pansinin, baka isipin nila ok lang’ NATO’s aging eye in the sky to get a last overhaul View commentslast_img read more