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EXCLUSIVE: VIDEO SHOWS CENTRAL BASIN DIRECTOR LETICIA VASQUEZ LIVES OUTSIDE DISTRICT

EXCLUSIVE: VIDEO SHOWS CENTRAL BASIN DIRECTOR LETICIA VASQUEZ LIVES OUTSIDE DISTRICT

Editor’s Note: Video is at end of story.     By Brian Hews Hews Media Group-Community News has received a surveillance video providing strong evidence that Central Basin…

CALIFORNIA CRYO OPENS IN DOWNEY

CALIFORNIA CRYO OPENS IN DOWNEY

Pictured (l-r) Downey Mayor Fernando Vasquez, Council Member Rick Rodriguez, California Cryo owners Johnny and Monique Miranda, Mayor Pro Tem Sean Ashton, and Council Member Alex Saab  with…

DID THE COMMERCE CITY COUNCIL VIOLATE THE BROWN ACT?

By Brian Hews An investigation by Hews Media Group-Community News has found that the Commerce City Council, led by Tina Baca Del Rio, Lilia Leon, Ivan Altimirano, and…

Boys Basketball: Vikings Beat Cerritos 47-44 at Staples Center

By Loren Kopff @LorenKopff on Twitter LOS ANGELES-For five straight seasons, the Cerritos and Downey High boys basketball teams have met under the bright lights of Staples Center…

Legislation Provides Greater Oversight of State and Local Government Debt

  SB 1029 responds to issues raised by a San Francisco embezzlement case in which millions of dollars in bonds were looted SACRAMENTO – Sen. Bob Hertzberg, D-Van…

Metro Secures $300 Million in Federal Funds for Rail Projects

The U.S. Department of Transportation this week announced that it will appropriate$300 million to the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) for two major rail projects in…

Cause of Rudometkin’s Death Released by Coroner

Cause of Rudometkin’s Death Released by Coroner

An autopsy determined that Rudometkin died from blunt trauma and heart disease, according to Los Angeles County coroner’s Assistant Chief Ed Winter. He had been struck multiple times…

Six Whittier Police Officers File Retaliation Lawsuit Against the City of Whittier

By Brian Hews Six Whittier police officers have filed a retaliation lawsuit against the City of Whittier for refusing to participate in a traffic ticket and arrest quota…

2015 SOFTBALL PREVIEW Cerritos, Gahr expected to make deep runs in the playoffs with stacked squads

By Loren Kopff This is it. There’s no sugarcoating the expectations laid upon the Cerritos and Gahr softball teams for 2015. Not only are the two predicted to…

Commerce Official Election Results

  By Brian Hews The Commerce City Clerk announced the official election results today. Candidate Hugo Argumedo retained the top vote spot with 599 followed by Oralia Rebollo…

La Mirada Official Election Results

By Brian Hews The La Mirada City Clerk announced the official results of the City Council election today which will be certified at the next City Council meeting.…

Hawaiian Gardens Crime Summary Dec. 21-28

From spotcrime.com 223rd St & Fuston Ave Grand Theft Vehicle Automobile/Passenger Van Carson St & Pioneer Blvd Grand Theft Vehicle, Truck, Motor Home, 12500 Carson St Vehicle Burglary:…

Norwalk to Get 15 Acres of the Norwalk Tank Farm

  By Brian Hews Norwalk City Manager Mike Egan was ecstatic when he heard the news that the city of Norwalk will finally receive 15 acres of the…

Operation Fashion Police: Downtown LA Fashion District Raided by Feds, $65,000,000 Seized, Nine Arrested

Fashion District Store Using ‘Black Market Peso Exchange’ Scheme Allegedly Took Ransom Money for Hostage Being Held and Tortured by Sinaloa Drug Cartel LOS ANGELES – Approximately 1,000…

EDITORIAL: Whittier Daily News Reporter Mike Sprague Fabricated Article on Central Basin Director Art Chacon

HMG-CN contacted one of Sprague’s experts who said, “I am extremely upset that Sprague lied to get a quote from me about the Central Basin board vote related…

City News

Downey PD Receives Grant for Special Traffic Enforcement and Crash Prevention

Downey PD Receives Grant for Special Traffic Enforcement and Crash Prevention

Staff Report The Downey Police Department has been awarded a $330,000 grant from the California…

Horrific Car Crash on Garfield in Downey

Horrific Car Crash on Garfield in Downey

  Monday Oct. 16, 2017, 11:30 PM Reports are coming in that a horrific car…

HEWS MEDIA HIT BY HACKERS FROM EUROPE

  Hews Media Group-Community News’ website has been hit by hackers in the last two…

PIH Health Hospital – Downey Marks Fourth Year

PIH Health Hospital – Downey Marks Fourth Year

Staff Report PIH Health Continues to Evolve to Meet Community Needs and Provide Enhanced Patient…

Whitney High ‘Roots’ Slavery Simulation Taped 8th Grader’s Hands, Laid Children on Floor of ‘Slave Ship’

Whitney High ‘Roots’ Slavery Simulation Taped 8th Grader’s Hands, Laid Children on Floor of ‘Slave Ship’

By Brian Hews Three teachers at Whitney High have been enveloped in controversy due to…

Armed Suspect Barricaded on Ramona Street in Bellflower

Armed Suspect Barricaded on Ramona Street in Bellflower

      Tuesday, September 12, 2017, 3:51 p.m. Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Special…

Jason Daniel Garcia of Downey Found Dead Inside Refrigerator

Staff Report Jason Daniel Garcia, 36, of Downey was found dead in a refrigerator in…

DOWNEY CITY COUNCIL HONORS TOM HOUTS, DOWNEY HIGH SCHOOL PRINCIPAL

DOWNEY CITY COUNCIL HONORS TOM HOUTS, DOWNEY HIGH SCHOOL PRINCIPAL

  By Tammye McDuff The Mayors Healthy Heart Award started four years ago recognizing individuals…

DOWNEY RESIDENT MARY STAUFFER TURNS 100

DOWNEY RESIDENT MARY STAUFFER TURNS 100

  By Tammye McDuff Stauffer Elementary School and the Downey Unified School District’s philanthropist, Dr.…

Barricaded Suspect Found Dead, 17600 block of Downey Avenue, Bellflower 

  The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Special Enforcement Bureau (SEB) has concluded their tactical…

EXCLUSIVE: VIDEO SHOWS CENTRAL BASIN DIRECTOR LETICIA VASQUEZ LIVES OUTSIDE DISTRICT

EXCLUSIVE: VIDEO SHOWS CENTRAL BASIN DIRECTOR LETICIA VASQUEZ LIVES OUTSIDE DISTRICT

Editor’s Note: Video is at end of story.     By Brian Hews Hews Media…

Downey Murder: Male Dies of Multiple Gunshot Wounds on 7100 Block of Luxor

Downey Murder: Male Dies of Multiple Gunshot Wounds on 7100 Block of Luxor

On Wednesday, August 2, 2017, at approximately 7:30 p.m., officers responded to a call of…

Gubernatorial Candidate Chiang Held Fundraiser at Home of Former Los Angeles Planning Commissioner Steve Carmona

Gubernatorial Candidate Chiang Held Fundraiser at Home of Former Los Angeles Planning Commissioner Steve Carmona

    By Brian Hews Hews Media Group-Community News has exclusively learned that John Chiang,…

Downey Murder: Man Shot, Stabbed on Horley Avenue, Suspect Apprehended

Staff Report On Monday, July 24th, at approximately 5:30 p.m., a homicide was discovered at…