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Tracing the history of Downey United Methodist Church
In 1855, the Reverend J. T. Cox was sent to the Los Nietos area to minister to the Methodists in the area.
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Sig Alert Issued After Pedestrian Killed On I-5 Freeway In Paramount
The northbound lanes of the I-5 Freeway in Paramount were closed Thursday morning after a body was found in the lanes.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
State Losing Movie Visual Effects Industry Along with Filmmakers
California's visual effects industry is in a state of collapse and the film industry is suffering, with only a small number of live-action blockbusters being produced locally, according to a report released today by FilmL.A. The study examined the top-grossing movies of the past 15 years, including 108 live-action and animated movies released in ... (more)
Financial Incentives Helped Louisiana to Attract the Most Movie Productions in 2013
A study by FilmLA found that not only are live action movies leaving California for bigger tax incentives, so are animated movies and postproduction.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Paramount City Council taps Diane Martinez for fifth term as mayor
Diane J. Martinez will serve her fifth term as Paramount's mayor after the City Council elected her at their annual reorganization meeting on Tuesday.
NBC Los Angeles
Paramount's Drive-In Returns
Fans of classic drive-in movie theaters have learned over the last couple of decades a melancholy truth: If a favorite screen or beloved cinema shows up in a headline, the story to follow very often tells of that place's closure.
The Daily Breeze
Man shot to death in suspected gang-related incident in Paramount
A man was killed in Paramount today in what sheriff's detectives said they believed was a gang-related shooting.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Los Angeles Times
Photos: Bringing back the Paramount Drive-In
All but erased from the Southern California landscape decades ago, the drive-in theater is headed for an encore.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
LA Daily News
Southlanders fall short on rain preparation
Not for years had a drought parched Southland weathered what would be such a Noah-like deluge, excited newsmakers reported, with flood advisories issued from Santa Barbara to Mexico.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Academy Chief on Woody Allen's Scandal, Host Ellen DeGeneres and the...
Academy Chief on Woody Allen's Scandal, Host Ellen DeGeneres and the Diversity of This Year's Nominees Ahead of Sunday's ceremony, Cheryl Boone Isaacs talks to THR about the future of the Oscars, the "Alone Yet Not Alone" song disqualification and whether she'll run for president again.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
The Fresno Bee
Fresno Mayor Ashley Swearengin's downtown efforts backed by education, commerce and health leaders
Fresno Mayor Ashley Swearengin speaks at the press conference on the Fulton Mall Wednesday afternoon, February 26, 2014, with leaders from major health care, education, agriculture and financial institutions, to launch the Fresno PresidentsÕ Council, a high-level group of chief executives formed to address serious, long-term challenges in the ... (more)
The Miami Herald
California lineman Joe Brown signs letter of intent with University of Miami
The University of Miami confirmed Tuesday that lineman Joe Brown of Paramount, Calif., has signed a letter of intent to play for the Miami Hurricanes in 2014.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Nebraska and Purdue Earn Womens Indoor Track and Field Weekly Awards
Track Athlete of the Week Shawnice Williams, Nebraska Sr. Paramount, Calif. West Los Angeles College Posted a first-place finish in the 600-meter run at the Nebraska Tune-Up Her time of 1:29.70 is second in the nation this year Reels in the first indoor track and field weekly award of her career Last Nebraska Indoor Track Athlete of the Week: ... (more)
Thu Feb 20, 2014
A Few Things You May Not Know About the Movie Grease
Neatorama presents a guest post from actor, comedian, and voiceover artist Eddie Deezen .
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Red Bluff Daily News
Mary Hunt- Everyday Cheapskate: Three daughters and a ring
Mary Hunt- Everyday Cheapskate. E-mail Mary at email@example.com, or write to Everyday Cheapskate, P.O. Box 2135, Paramount, CA 90723.