Wednesday Apr 16
Vernon Morning Star
Courthouse's 100th draws a crowd
Yet on Saturday, close to 1,000 people came to see the inside of the Vernon Courthouse as the stately building celebrated its 100th birthday.
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Mon Apr 14, 2014
LA Daily News
Exide in Vernon emitting lead into the air despite shutdown, air quality officials say
VERNON >> A lead-acid battery recycling plant here continues to put unlawful amounts of lead into the air even while shutdown, potentially endangering the health of more than 100,000 southeast Los Angeles County residents, air quality officials reported.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Lake Cowichan Gazette
Law 12 students celebrate
Playing their parts, VSS law 12 students Kyle Ryder , Caleb Yskes and Siobhan Clancy are ready for their mock trial at the Vernon Courthouse on Saturday, presided over by "Judge" Isabelle Kotowski, at the open house in celebration of the courthouse's 100th anniversary.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Exide receives approval on cleanup plan in California
The battery recycling company Exide Technologies , based in Milton, Ga., has announced that the state of California's South Coast Air Quality Management District has approved an operational plan for Exide's battery recycling plant in Vernon, Calif.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Blood lead screenings offered near Exide plant
Free blood lead screenings are available for people who live, work or attend school near the Exide Technologies plant in Vernon.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
100 years of history
Designed by, famous Vancouver and Victoria architect, Thomas Hooper the new prize building of the interior, the Vernon Courthouse, opened its doors.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
NBC Los Angeles
Lead Levels at Battery Plant Prompt Blood Tests
The lead emissions at a decades-old lead smelter operated by Exide Technologies Inc., which crushes and recycles used automotive and industrial batteries, are among the highest in the south-central U.S. Nearby residents expressed their concerns at a meeting Tuesday night over a battery plant reopening after it was found to have spewed toxins.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
Lead Testing Offered For Residents Living, Working Near Vernon Battery Recycling Plant
Residents who live, work and attend school near a Vernon battery recycling plant are being offered free blood testing to detect possible lead poisoning.
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