6 hrs ago
New problem downtown: lack of parking
But that pride began to sour last year when Watson noticed the customers visiting her beauty salon and supply store had nowhere to park.
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13 hrs ago
Well known actor goes to jail. - Helps kids
Well known actor and personal trainer to the stars Jean Paul San Pedro will be spending some of this weekend at the Los Padrinos Juvenile Hall in Downey, California.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Two Rivers Tribune
Sheriff Downey: Law Enforcement Coverage Comes With a Price Tag
Humboldt County Sheriff Mike Downey and 5th District Supervisor Ryan Sundberg were in Willow Creek on Thursday, March 27, to let residents know that law enforcement coverage won't be increasing before 2017.
Insurance Journal West
Southern California Agent Sentenced For Ponzi Scheme
Michael Zuno Zuniga, 43, of Fullerton, was sentenced to five years in Los Angeles County Jail and ordered to pay $1.2 million in restitution for his participation in a Ponzi scheme targeting Los Angeles area seniors.
CIF holding golf tournament in Downey
The CIF Southern Section will host its 10th annual Jim Staunton Champions for Character Golf Tournament on Tuesday, June 17, at the Rio Hondo Golf Club in Downey.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
ABWA hosts - Women of the Go' conference
Motivational speaker Bobbie Gee was guest speaker at the American Business Women's Association Southern California Council's "Women on the Go" conference last month at the Rio Hondo Event Center.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Young art fan surprised with gift
So when she climbed on Santa Claus' lap on Christmas Eve, she wasted no time asking for "Downey Doodle-icious."
Juanita Llamas: saying goodbye to family's queen
What makes the death of 90-year-old Juanita Llamas Barretto extra painful is that she was so much like the mother and grandmother we all know and love.
Students speak about their passions in oratorical contest
Imagine you're a high school student and your assignment is to deliver a four-minute speech in front of two former city mayors, a leading philanthropist, your faculty advisor and your fellow students.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Downey residents join delegation to China
Jose Hernandez, principal at Anton Elementary School in Los Angeles, will lead a delegation that includes 10 teachers on a visit to elementary schools in Beijing and Xian.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Man Arrested At Mexican Border In Connection To 2011 Attempted Murder
A 32-year-old man wanted in connected with the attempted murder of two men in Downey two years ago was arrested at the Mexican border and is behind bars in San Diego.
NBC Los Angeles
Fire Destroys Vehicles in Apartment Carport
A fire destroyed at least five vehicles parked in a Downey apartment's carport Tuesday April 8, 2014.
5 vehicles destroyed in Downey apartment fire early Tuesday
At least five vehicles were destroyed and an apartment complex sustained minor damage in a two-alarm fire in Downey early today.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Downey rehab hospital, AAA aid senior citizens behind the wheel
DOWNEY >> For Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center and organizations like the Automobile Club of Southern California, serving older drivers is becoming an increasingly important mission.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
At 11:30 a.m., officers responded to a burglary in progress at a home in the 11900 block of Susan Avenue after a neighbor observed two males entering the backyard.
Bicycle: Bridge to the future
The classic 1969 film, "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid," includes a whimsical scene in which the late Paul Newman as Butch Cassidy-leader of the Hole-in-the-Wall Gang, professional train robbers-shows off his bicycle skills to the female lead.
The accordion, the attorney, and my passion
As a kid, a salesman knocked on our door one day and after a few hours successfully talked my father into purchasing an expensive accordion and accompanying music lessons for me.
Mayor's corner: News & notes from the mayor
I first want to start off by encouraging you all to take the time to make sure you are prepared for when a larger earthquake may take place.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Downey residents charged in attack on Marines
Two Downey residents were arrested this week in connection with an early-morning fight outside a Huntington Beach bar in which three Marines were stabbed.
My FOX LA
An Alternative High School in the City's Crosshairs
As someone totally unconnected this story the first thing I noticed was the tension and anger in a Watts meeting hall.