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Vallarta Market Opens In Downey

Vallarta Market Opens In Downey

By Tammye McDuff Vallarta Market in Downey officialy opened its doors last week, with the Grand Opening boasting lots of goodies for the first 400 customers including free gift baskets,…

Downey Float in Rose Parade Wins Founders Trophy

Downey Float in Rose Parade Wins Founders Trophy

The Rose Parade float entitled Exploring the Everglades won the 2016 Founders Trophy Float Award as “the most beautiful float built and decorated by volunteers from a community or organization, the Downey Rose…

Firestone Boulevard Bridge Renovation Complete

Firestone Boulevard Bridge Renovation Complete

By Tammye McDuff The Firestone Boulevard Bridge replacement junction of the San Gabriel River is an $11 million dollar renovation and a joint effort between the City of Downey and…

Downey officer found shot to death in police station parking lot

Downey officer found shot to death in police station parking lot

  UPDATE 12 Noon 11/19/15 According to the sheriff’s department, authorities investigating the killing of Downey police Officer Ricardo Galvez have taken a suspect into custody following the pursuit that…

Downey PD Asking for Help in Locating Murder Suspect Jehosua Ruvalcaba, 27

Downey PD Asking for Help in Locating Murder Suspect Jehosua Ruvalcaba, 27

  Murder Suspect Bulletin Date 08/26/15 DPD Case #15-56012                     …

Metro Blue Line Train Collides With Vehicle in Long Beach

Metro Blue Line Train Collides With Vehicle in Long Beach

A Metro Blue Line train collided with a vehicle in Long Beach today, injuring five people on the train, authorities said. The crash occurred about 12:20 p.m. near Third Street…

Downey Detectives Rescue Resident From Man With Mental Issues

Downey Detectives Rescue Resident From Man With Mental Issues

  Criminal Threats Suspect Arrested  Downey, CA, May 8, 2015: On May 8, 2015, at around 8:42 a.m., Downey Police Department received a 911 call reporting a disturbance inside a…

Downey PD Torch-Run raise fund for Special Olympics

Downey PD Torch-Run raise fund for Special Olympics

  By Tammye McDuff Law Enforcement gave a whole new meaning to “protect and serve” at the annual Tip-A-Cop fundraiser last month. Officers served as celebrity waiters at Johnny Carino’s…

Mayor Marquez Appointed to LA Conservancy Board

Mayor Marquez Appointed to LA Conservancy Board

By Tammye McDuff Downey Mayor, Luis H. Marquez has been appointed to serve on the San Gabriel and Lower Los Angeles Rivers and Mountains Conservancy (RMC). He was sworn into…