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Easter in the San Gabriel Valley; South Pas assistant city manager accused of discrimination; girl escapes kidnapper in San Gabriel

News from around the West San Gabriel Valley:

Easter in San Gabriel Valley (San Gabriel Valley Tribune)Looking for family Easter events in the San Gabriel Valley? Check out the Tribune's list. Activities include egg hunts, arts and crafts, food, booths, games, face painting, and more.

South Pasadena assistant city manager sued for workplace discrimination (Pasadena Star-News)Assistant South Pasadena City Manager Hilary Straus is being sued by a former employee who alleges he discriminated against her and other female employees while acting as city manager of Hanford, a city near Bakersfield. Straus's attorney denies all claims. 

Girl escapes from kidnapper in San Gabriel (San Gabriel Valley Tribune)A 16-year-old girl escaped unharmed from a man who tried to grab her Tuesday night in front of a family member's home in San Gabriel. The man is described as Latino, late 30s, 6 feet tall, with a thin build and dark, wavy, shoulder-length hair. He was driving a late-1990s black, four-door Nissan with tinted windows and chrome rims. Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Joseph Pelano at 626-308-2836.

Our news roundup includes stories from Alhambra, Monterey Park, San Gabriel, South Pasadena, Pasadena, El Sereno, San Marino, Rosemead, and Temple City.

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