Several Detained After Officer Involved Shooting Takes Place on Downey Avenue

Mar 25, 2014 No Comments

By Randy Economy Several people were detained in Downey early Tuesday morning after an officer involved shooting took place. According to Lieutenant Mark McDaniel of […]

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EXCLUSIVE: Los Angeles County Assessor Candidate Prang Sued Over Ballot Designation

Mar 21, 2014 No Comments

By Randy Economy Los Angeles County Deputy Assessor Omar Haroon, a candidate for the County Assessor seat, will hold a press conference at 10:30 a.m. […]

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Central Basin Water District Fiscal Meltdown Looms After Insurance Agency Drops Coverage

Mar 21, 2014 No Comments

By Randy Economy and Brian Hews   The politically explosive Central Basin Municipal Water District (CB) appears to be within a few days of financial […]

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CERRITOS COLLEGE PRESIDENT LACY EARNS NEARLY $300,000 IN SALARY

Mar 21, 2014 No Comments

Divisive former Faculty Senate President Bob Chester tops teacher salary figures earning $183,000 for working 11 months out of the year. By Randy Economy and […]

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Senate Candidate Mario A. Guerra Calls for a Comprehensive Plan to Solve the Drought Crisis

Mar 19, 2014 No Comments

Downey – March 19 – Today, former mayor, current Councilman from Downey and President of Independent Cities Association, Mario A. Guerra, joined with members of […]

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Downey Wins Fire Union Lawsuit over Charter Amendment; City Pursuing Anti-SLAPP Motion to Recover Attorney’s Fees

Mar 18, 2014 No Comments

Downey, CA, March 18, 2014:  Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Luis Lavin today rejected attempts by a petitioner and the Downey Firemen’s Association to amend […]

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Carlos Aguilar, 25, of La Mirada Killed in Norwalk Shooting

Mar 18, 2014 No Comments

By Randy Economy An adult male was shot and killed in Norwalk this past Sunday morning at a location at the 12000 block of Lowemont […]

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OP/ED: Central Basin Director Leticia Vasquez Slammed at Her Own Press Conference

Mar 18, 2014 No Comments

By Brian Hews Central Basin Director Vasquez at her Mar. 13 press conference. The embattled Central Basin Municipal Water District (CB) exists for the purpose of […]

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MUSD Students Receive Surprise Visit from Father in Army

Mar 17, 2014 No Comments

  Sgt. Carlos Torres surprised his children at morning assembly   MONTEBELLO – While it has felt like forever since siblings Alexa, Bella and Carlos […]

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Macy’s “Heart Your Park” Press Event with City of Downey Officials Mar. 18

Mar 17, 2014 No Comments

    WHEN:            Tuesday, March 18, 2014 from 9:45am-10am   WHERE:           Macy’s Downey Stonewood Center400 Stonewood Center DrDowney, CA 90241   WHO:  Downey Mayor Fernando Vasquez and […]

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Man Shot, Killed on Lowemont Street In Norwalk

Mar 16, 2014 No Comments

By Randy Economy A adult male has apparently been shot and killed in Norwalk early Sunday morning at a location at the 12000 block of […]

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Ballot Arguments for Downey Amendment 14 Finalized

Mar 15, 2014 No Comments

 By Tammye McDuff  Final ballot arguments were released last month by city officials outlining the pros and cons of a controversial measure that would dramatically […]

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