East West Bancorp, Inc. (“East West”) (Nasdaq: EWBC), parent company of East West Bank, the financial bridge between the United States and Greater China, today reported financial results for the first quarter of 2014. For the first quarter of 2014, net income was $76.7 million or $0.54 per diluted share. First quarter earnings included integration and merger expenses of $10.6 million pretax, or $0.04 per diluted share associated with the acquisition of MetroCorp Bancshares, Inc. (“MetroCorp”) which was completed on January 17, 2014. 1
Westfield Santa Anita late last week revealed a new outdoor space called The PlaySpace on The Promenade, designed to be a special place for children and families. This new area is Westfield’s second space for children, the first being in front of JC Penney.
A man who was found burned, bound and naked beside the San Gabriel River (605) Freeway in the Industry area died at a hospital today....Read More
Students were temporarily evacuated from buildings at Alhambra High School yesterday when someone reported the smell of gasoline coming from an office, but officials searched the campus and failed to find any problems....Read More
Bill Ukropina and Chalvis Evans of Coldwell Banker Commercial Alliance (CBC Alliance) represented both the buyer and the seller – both local churches – in a 2.79-acre transaction in Arcadia....Read More
The Pasadena City College Florence Study Abroad Program is open to anyone interested in experiencing the rich culture of Italy while earning 11 units of college credit and taking an Italian Language course. The program will be led by two experienced PCC instructors: Rita D’Amico, Associate Professor of Italian, teaching Italian Culture and Italian Cinema, and Karen Carlisi, Associate Professor of English who will teach English 12/Linguistics 12, English 34, 36, 37 and Humanities 1....Read More
San Marino High School parent Kristine Manley-Hunt, who more than two weeks ago told The Tribune she felt her ex-husband was asked to leave the San Marino High School girls’ basketball banquet at San Gabriel Country Club because he is African American, said on Tuesday night she had a “productive” meeting with School Board President Chris Norgaard and she is “hopeful” all parties can move forward and evolve.
The Mayor’s monthly mini town-hall meeting will take place Thursday, April 10th at 8 a.m. at Crowell Public Library. Topics to be discussed are cell towers and city budget.
Space Race Supermen will be presented on Saturday, April 26, at 2 p.m. in Caltech’s Beckman Auditorium. This program is part of Caltech’s Science Saturdays series.
A convicted burglar who was captured three weeks after walking away from jail pleaded not guilty today to a felony count of escape.