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  1. Grocery Outlet to fill supermarket void on Artesia BoulevardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Easy Reader News

    ... supermarket. This will be the first Grocery Outlet in the South Bay. The two nearest stores are in Long Beach and Compton. Aspel was quick to give Councilwoman Laura Emdee a lion's share of the credit for finding a tenant for the long-vacant space. ...

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  2. Choral Arts Of Chattanooga Presents Dark And Luminous Nights Of The Soul March 3Read the original story

    Friday Feb 3 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... category for the locally-produced "From the Streets to the Stage: The Journey of Fredrick Davis." Emily Compton (writer/director), Shaun ... (click for more) A man was shot by deputies in East Brainerd after he fired shots from inside his house that ...

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  3. Reward offered in 2016 Compton double homicide that mayor calls an 'execution'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | Los Angeles Times

    ... 2016 killings of their son and another man. (Michael Owen Baker / For the Times) They were simply making a stop at a Compton convenience store. But when three childhood friends pulled out of the gas station on a Sunday night last year, they were ...

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  4. Terreno Realty Corporation Acquires Building in Compton, CA for $7.1 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | Business Wire

    ... and operator of industrial real estate in six major coastal U.S. markets, acquired an industrial property located in Compton, California on January 25, 2017 for a purchase price of approximately $7.1 million. The property consists of one rear-load ...

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  5. 3 arrested in theft of $28,000 in cell phones, cash at Fountain Valley Verizon storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | Fountain Valley View

    A Compton man and two juveniles were arrested Saturday in the theft of $28,000 worth of cell phones and cash from a Verizon store in Fountain Valley, police said Monday. On Saturday, officers were called about a robbery at Verizon store on Warner Avenue and Magnolia Street.

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  6. Alleged Long Beach burglar shot to death by resident is identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2017 | Press-Telegram

    Coroners officials have identified a suspected burglar who was shot to death last week in Long Beach last week as Andrew Deleon, a 29-year-old Compton resident. Police said they believe a Long Beach resident opened fire while Deleon was allegedly burglarizing a home in the 200 Block of East Artesia Boulevard on Jan. 2. Authorities said they were called to the scene around 5:15 a.m. and found Deleon with a gunshot wound to the upper torso.

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  7. Man on bicycle killed by Blue Line train in WillowbrookRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | The Daily Breeze

    ... e at the Harbor Freeway Station. Also, a bus bridge was arranged to take rail passengers between the Willowbrook and Compton stations.

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  8. Pedestrian struck and killed by Metro Blue Line train in...Read the original story

    Jan 6, 2017 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... to the Silver Line to avoid delays. Bus service was also available for riders traveling between Willowbrook and Compton stations. Three family members were shot to death and one severely injured in an apartment in Fontana. Police believe another ...

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  9. 200 Children & Parents from The Guidance Center Adopted This Holiday SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | San Pedro News Pilot

    ... community members and organizations with families who are clients of The Guidance Center's clinics in Long Beach, Compton and San Pedro. Adopted families have all different backgrounds and face complicated issues. Some are headed by single parents ...

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  10. Man shot, killed while driving in Compton identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2016 | Press-Telegram

    COMPTON >> The coroner Sunday publicly identified the 20-year-old man shot and killed as he drove down a street Saturday evening in Compton. The shooting victim was identified today as Jose Rafael Raya of Compton, according to an investigator at the coroner's office.

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  11. Motorist is shot to death in Compton; suspect soughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    Los Angeles County sheriff's detectives are searching for a suspect in the Saturday evening killing of a man in Compton, who was shot in his car by an assailant in another vehicle, according to authorities. While on routine patrol, sheriff's deputies found the victim's white sedan stopped in the street, said Deputy Kelvin Moody.

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  12. Compton looks to hometown celebrities Kendrick Lamar, Dr. Dre,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    Venus Williams, left, and sister Serena Williams speak at the opening ceremony for new tennis courts at East Rancho Dominguez County Park in Compton. Venus Williams, left, and sister Serena Williams speak at the opening ceremony for new tennis courts at East Rancho Dominguez County Park in Compton.

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  13. County leaders approve rewards in Norwalk, Compton murder casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | Press-Telegram

    ... also accepted $10,000 in reward money from the family of one of two men shot to death at a gas station in Compton. At about 9 p.m. on May 15, 24-year-old Richard Williams was driving out of a 76 gas station in the 1200 block of South Wilmington ...

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  14. Stopping A Bloodthirsty KillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2016 | Health News Digest

    ... comprises 64 member agencies, set up in five regions. Let's take a brief look at one of those member agencies--the Compton Creek Mosquito Abatement District (Compton, CA). Compton Creek's founding dates way back to 1927, related to a devastating ...

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  15. Teen on way home from church shot to death in LynwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2016 | Press-Telegram

    LYNWOOD >> A 16-year-old girl who was in a car with her family after attending church was shot to death in Lynwood in what authorities said Thursday was a gang-related shooting targeting someone else. The shooting was reported at 9:27 p.m. Wednesday in the 12600 block of Long Beach Boulevard, on the border with Compton, said Deputy Lisa Jansen of the Sheriff's Information Bureau.

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  16. Sign naming stretch of 710 Freeway for slain Compton officers to be unveiledRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2016 | Press-Telegram

    COMPTON >> A sign renaming a nearly one-mile stretch of the 710 Freeway in Compton for two slain members of the Compton Police Department will be unveiled Satruday. The sign, designating the portion of the freeway between the 91 Feeway and Alondra Boulevard the Kevin Michael Burrell and James Wayne MacDonald Memorial Highway, will be unveiled at an 11 a.m. ceremony at the Dollarhide Community Center.

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  17. Family Of Slain Father In Compton Pleads For Help In Search For KillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2016 | CBS Local

    CBS2 / KCAL9 CBS2/KCAL9 is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. CBS Studio City Broadcast Center 4200 Radford Avenue Studio City, CA [] MONTEREY PARK - The family of a man killed seven months ago at a barbecue in Compton pleaded Friday for the public's help in the search for his killer.

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  18. Sheriffs need publica s help solving murder of Long Beach father of four kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2016 | Press-Telegram

    Sheriff's investigators and relatives of a disabled 32-year-old man who was shot and killed in Compton in May will appeal to the public today for help finding whoever killed him. Andre McMihelk Jr. of Long Beach was gunned down about 7:35 p.m. on May 14 in the 1000 block of South Nestor Avenue, according to the Sheriff's Information Bureau.

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  19. Bludso's BBQ in Compton Closes Permanently After Extended HiatusRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2016 | Eater

    A sad update today on the future of beloved Bludso's BBQ in Compton. Per the LA Times , the long-running undisputed champ of Los Angeles' barbecue scene is down for the count , following an extended hiatus that took the walk-up spot offline for several months.

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  20. Walmart Hiring 300 For New Compton StoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2016 | CBS Local

    CBS2 / KCAL9 CBS2/KCAL9 is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. CBS Studio City Broadcast Center 4200 Radford Avenue Studio City, CA [] COMPTON - Walmart says a new Compton store opening this winter will need locals to fill up to 300 new full and part-time jobs.

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