Community members from throughout 18 local cities will be honored at the L.A. County Fair during Community Days. Each year the Fair and local newspapers recognize “heroes” nominated from each respective city.
A special presentation for each hero will be held at The Stage in Park Square at the end of the Community Days parade, which begins at 5:30 p.m. each weekday. Each hero will receive a special award from the L.A. County Fair and Community Day partners the Inland Valley Daily Bulletin and the San Gabriel Valley Tribune.
Community Days and heroes for 2003 are:
Sept. 12, Pomona, Mario M. Ramos and Vivian Speiers
Sept. 15, Ontario, Ken Morse, Carl and Wanda Rogers
Sept. 15, Upland, Dr. William Domb, DDS
Sept. 16, Claremont, Jess Swick
Sept. 17, San Dimas, Lucille De Silva, Margie Green and Sgt. Al Martin
Sept. 18, La Verne, Kristen Caldwell, Opal Silvers, Park Southworth and
Sept. 19, Chino Hills, David Stilwell
Sept. 19, West Covina, Gary Rose
Sept. 22, Chino, Mike Santana
Sept. 22, Azusa, Lora Butanda
Sept. 23, Montclair, Ramona Lauderdale
Sept. 23, Rancho Cucamonga, Cindy Scheidemantle
Sept. 24, Glendora, Lou Brown
Sept. 25, Covina, Jack Fielding, Kevin Lee Lim, Craig Torres
Sept. 25, Fontana, Buddy Porch
Sept. 25, Rialto, the Rev. Francisco Richard Molino
Sept. 26, Diamond Bar, Clarence Brown
Sept. 26, Walnut, Mary Jo Maxwell
For information about Community Days or local heroes, call (909) 865-4216. For general information about the L.A County Fair, visit the Web site www.lacountyfair.com or call (909) 623-3111.