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Vernon, California is located in Los Angeles County. Zip codes in Vernon, CA include 90058.

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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.


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

Recycling Today

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

CBS Local

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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