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June 26, 2022

Gun Violence Protest - Indivisible Claremont's members express themse…

In another Al Fresco edition, Claremont Speaks went to the corner of Indian Hill and Foothill (Claremont's Protest Grounds of Cho…

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June 20, 2022

Combating Ageism: Kathryn Mora, former professional clown, comedian a…

Kathryn Mora has spent many years marching to her own drum, having been a SoCal journalist, a professional clown, a standup comed…

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June 6, 2022

The Healthy Mind; Rimmi Hundal, Tri-City Mental Health Services' Exec…

Amongst Claremont's plethora of unique and valuable people, businesses and services, Tri-City Mental Health Services might best f…

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June 2, 2022

Kim Peeples, proprietor of Claremont's Vom Fass, discusses her life-p…

Visitors come to Claremont for a variety of reasons, including "finding what you can't find anywhere else" - and Vom Fass, Clare…

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June 2, 2022

Larkin Place - Jamboree Housing Corp.'s CDO Michael Massie and Direct…

Currently, one of the " Matters that Matter Most " in Claremont is the Larkin Place Project - Jamboree Housing Corporation's prop…

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June 2, 2022

Cannabis Dispensaries - Are they right for Claremont? William Kaufma…

Bill Kaufman, a veteran of military service, running and launching several successful businesses and now a spokesperson for Red W…

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May 16, 2022

Claremont Speaks: al fresco Edition; Casual, entertaining and insight…

In an effort to democratize being a guest on Claremont Speaks, we are trying an experiment: Claremont Speaks: al fresco Edition .…

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April 27, 2022

Is reading fundamental to recovery? Ivan Mendez, Manager of The Clar…

Ivan Mendez , the Manager at the Claremont Forum Bookstore was able to pause for a short but informative interview, talking about…

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April 16, 2022

Claremont Educational Foundation's Immediate Past-President Deborah K…

"Claremont is an amazing place to live...so many opportunities here to be involved in real and meaningful and impactful ways" is…

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April 10, 2022

Educator, art historian, and frequent star of Ancient Aliens, Dr. Dee…

Claremont is privileged to have an abundance of extremely talented, highly educated and extraordinarily interesting people. Few …

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March 9, 2022

Stephen Cooley, three-term Los Angeles County District Attorney, make…

Stephen Cooley - respected and renown District Attorney for Los Angeles County (2000 to 2012) - has since become an outspoken, ex…

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Feb. 28, 2022

"The Taste" is BACK! - The Rotary Club of Claremont's Nona Tirre and …

The annual " Taste of Claremont " has been one of Claremont's main staples of community entertainment, fellowship and contributio…

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Feb. 22, 2022

Steven Llanusa, Claremont Unified School District President, delves i…

Steven Llanusa, President of the Claremont Unified School district and one who has spent a lifetime in service to education, set …

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Feb. 18, 2022

Merrill Ring, Democratic Club of Claremont's VP/Spokesperson, Discuss…

Merrill Ring , long-time Claremont resident, relates his life path as an involved Democrat and invaluable insight into the Demo…

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Feb. 10, 2022

Interview with Juan De Lira, owner of Claremont's iconic Sherwood Flo…

There are few businesses or buildings more inextricably linked to Claremont than Sherwood Florist , the modest stone oasis of flo…

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Feb. 6, 2022

Estate Sale; best option? Zoe TeBeau, Claremont's Top Appraiser and …

Zoe TeBeau - one of Claremont's most respected Appraisers and Estate Sale Curators - recently took a well-earned break at the ico…

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Feb. 3, 2022

Engaging and informative interview with Dr. Greg Schulz, Ed. D, Super…

One of the most valuable advantages of being a Claremont resident is access to some of the best schools and colleges. Inarguably…

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Jan. 27, 2022

Interview with John Frame; sculptor, filmmaker, photographer, and pro…

John Frame, one of America's leading and most revered sculptors and alumni of Claremont Graduate University, took some time to t…

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Jan. 21, 2022

Author and Poet Nancy Mintie and special guests read and discuss sele…

Nancy Mintie, the founder of the Inner City Law Center and Uncommon Good , returns to Claremont Speaks to reveal her lifelong pas…

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Jan. 12, 2022

"Assuming the Mantle": An extraordinary, insightful and funny intervi…

Jed Leano, recently voted Mayor of Claremont by his City Council colleagues, is inarguably among the city's most active, altruist…

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Jan. 10, 2022

Newly Arrived in Claremont's Community? How best to become a part of…

Anne Thorward, one of the key driving forces behind the Newcomers Access Center (NAC), joins Claremont Speaks to help the communi…

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Dec. 18, 2021

Interview with Claremont Tutors' Mark Ralph (pt 2/2) and former tutor…

In this second of two interviews with Mark Ralph, President of Claremont Tutors, one of their best tutors, Baili Zhong, joins the…

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Dec. 15, 2021

Interview with Claremont Tutors' Mark Ralph (pt 1/2) and clients Kell…

In this informative, inspiring and often touching interview, Mark Ralph , the president of Claremont Tutors , brings to light one…

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Nov. 29, 2021

Interview with Yvette Hart, President of the Claremont Village Market…

The Claremont Village Marketing Group (CVMG) is one of the key organizations that make Claremont's Village commercial area , and …

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