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Lakewood, California is located in Los Angeles County. Zip codes in Lakewood, CA include 90715, 90712, and 90711. The median home price in Lakewood is $469,900 which is roughly $359/per square foot. More Lakewood information.

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Heartwell Park named for Long Beach pioneer Col. Charles Heartwell

Charles Heartwell was a pioneer and driving force in the city's early days, devising the plan to acquire land that would become East Long Beach. Outside city politics, Heartwell also was in the driver's seat.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

Press-Telegram

Weingart-Lakewood Family YMCA getting $6 million makeover

Officials hold shovels at an expansion groundbreaking for the Weingart-Lakewood Family YMCA, which is getting a $6.2-million makeover. The facility will be expanding by 10,000 square feet and adding modern amenities that will make it the YMCA´s crown jewel of the area, an official said.

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Philadelphia Phillies

Crawford gets Minors award, talks promising future

The Phillies on Friday presented Crawford, whom they selected in the first round of the 2013 First-Year Player Draft, the Paul Owens Award for the organization's Minor League Player of the Year. Beforehand, he talked about his season with Class A Lakewood and Class A Advanced Clearwater and his future with the Phillies.

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GlobeNewswire

City of Lakewood Selects IDModeling's Sedaru(R) Software to Deliver...

IDModeling, Inc., a leading global provider of smart water network software and services, has been selected by the City of Lakewood, California to deploy its flagship smart water enterprise software, Sedaru. The industry's real-time solution to connect organizational data, systems, and people across the water enterprise, Sedaru leverages IDModeling's proven hydraulic, asset and operational management analytics so utilities can anticipate water operations, understand impacts and solve problems for energy, quality, water resource, and asset management initiatives.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

Press-Telegram

Weingart-Lakewood Family YMCA getting $6 million makeover

Officials hold shovels at an expansion groundbreaking for the Weingart-Lakewood Family YMCA, which is getting a $6.2-million makeover. The facility will be expanding by 10,000 square feet and adding modern amenities that will make it the YMCA´s crown jewel of the area, an official said.

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Philadelphia Phillies

Crawford gets Minors award, talks promising future

The Phillies on Friday presented Crawford, whom they selected in the first round of the 2013 First-Year Player Draft, the Paul Owens Award for the organization's Minor League Player of the Year. Beforehand, he talked about his season with Class A Lakewood and Class A Advanced Clearwater and his future with the Phillies.

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GlobeNewswire

City of Lakewood Selects IDModeling's Sedaru(R) Software to Deliver...

IDModeling, Inc., a leading global provider of smart water network software and services, has been selected by the City of Lakewood, California to deploy its flagship smart water enterprise software, Sedaru. The industry's real-time solution to connect organizational data, systems, and people across the water enterprise, Sedaru leverages IDModeling's proven hydraulic, asset and operational management analytics so utilities can anticipate water operations, understand impacts and solve problems for energy, quality, water resource, and asset management initiatives.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

Press-Telegram

9-11 remembrance ceremonies in the Long Beach area

Long Beach: Mayor Robert Garcia will give brief remarks with fire and police officials at a memorial service at 9 a.m. today at City Hall plaza, 333 W. Ocean Blvd. Lakewood: The city will hold its annual Patriot Day commemoration from 6-8 p.m. today in the concert grove at Del Valle Park . The community concert will feature patriotic tunes by Southern Caliber, a country band and The International Peace Choir, a youth choral group.

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Press-Telegram

Georgea s Greek Cafe in Long Beach is a restaurant that feels like dining in Athens

Cuisine: The flagship of the George's Greek chain, in the middle of the Pine Avenue restaurant row, has lots of outdoor seating on the patio and a full menu of Hellenic classics, including appetizer combos large enough to be a full meal - for two or more. There are various branches of George's Greek Cafe, including one on Second Street in Belmont Shore, one in Lakewood, one in Huntington Beach/Westminster and a trio of Downtown Los Angeles fast-ish food siblings called George's Greek Grill.

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Mon Sep 08, 2014

Press-Telegram

Mayor Robert Garcia should focus on Long Beach

Half a million residents, one of the country's busiest ports and a looming rise in pension costs. Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia has his hands full and his full focus should be on the city, not the state's coast.

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Fri Sep 05, 2014

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Get to Know AAUW American Association of University Women begins a series of mission-based programs centered around a "Unity" theme on Saturday, Sept. 6, at Grace First Presbyterian Church, 3955 Studebaker Rd. "Getting to Know AAUW" will showcase the branch's projects such as S.T.E.M. an after-school seminar for middle-school girls featuring young women speaking about their careers; Tech Trek, a week-long, summer camp for middle-school girls at University of California, Irvine; and interest groups ranging from antiques and collectibles, book groups, bridge groups, cultural adventures to residential rentals.

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Thu Sep 04, 2014

Downey Patriot

Robert Russell Colley

Bob peacefully passed away on August 28, 2014 in his Downey home with family present as he had wished. Having been born in Terre Haute, Indiana on September 10, 1923, he was 90. Bob's family moved to Los Angeles when he was 3 and he had never forgotten growing up during the Great Depression.

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Wed Sep 03, 2014

Press-Telegram

Signal Hill City Council approves 38 cent monthly increase on solid waste services

EDCO, which handles the city's waste and recycling services, wanted to raise solid waste collection rates to help cover the increased disposal costs it has to pay.

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NBC Los Angeles

67-Year-Old Woman Killed While Crossing Street With Daughter

A 67-year-old woman was killed on the 3700 block of South Street in Lakewood when she was struck by a hit-and-run driver on Tuesday, Sept.

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Press-Telegram

Pedestrian in Lakewood struck, killed in hit-and-run accident

LAKEWOOD >> Sheriff's investigators searched Tuesday for the driver who struck and killed a female pedestrian in a hit-and-run accident in Lakewood.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

My FOX LA

New Incentives For The Film Industry

For years the California film industry has been fighting runaway production, but it hasn't been easy given all of the lucrative incentives other states and countries have been offering.

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Breitbart.com

Badly Decomposed' Body Found on Side of Busy Los Angeles Highway

A badly decomposed body was discovered in a drainage ditch on a Los Angeles County freeway in Lakewood, California in the early morning hours on Thursday.

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SFGate

Body found in Lakewood freeway drainage well

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Whittier Daily News

Body found in 605 Freeway drainage well in Lakewood, HOV lanes closed

A body was discovered in a center divider drainage well on the San Gabriel River Freeway in Lakewood today.

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CBS Local

Man's Body Found Along 605 Freeway In Lakewood

The death of a man whose body was found along the San Gabriel Freeway Thursday was being investigated, officials said.

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