Janis Weinberger, owner of the Claremont COURIER newspaper and longtime advocate for senior services in Claremont, died peacefully in her sleep at Pilgrim Place Health Services Center on February 2, 2017. She was 90.
She was born on September 4, 1926 in Fort Wayne, Indiana to Francis “Frank” McMaken, who worked for the railroad in management, and Loretta McMaken, a homemaker. Her two older siblings, Dorothy and Raymond, were 11 and 9 when she was born. READ THE FULL STORY ON THE CLAREMONT COURIER WEBSITE. Enjoy a video of her life. Read More
Fullerton Resident Jorge Calderon, age 18, was bullied in school and isolated at home, where he was raised by a single mother and had trouble relating to his four siblings. Read More
He helped co-found the American Basketball Association in 1967, the World Hockey Association in 1972, the original World Team Tennis in 1973, the International Basketball Association in 1998, and Roller Hockey International in 1992. Read More