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  1. History Denied: Ball property subdivided into four lotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Downey Patriot

    ... that the new tract would go against the existing character of the neighborhood. George Redfox, president of the Downey Conservancy, said the original home was historic and architecturally significant, including its front porch and columns. "I don't ...

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  2. Edward Todd, youth volunteer, mournedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Downey Patriot

    ... and Arizona Institute of Technology in 1979. He was married to Jennifer Tutterrow on Aug. 26, 1984. Ed grew up in Downey and was active in the YMCA Indian Guides, Downey Junior Athletic Association, Warren DeMolay and First Presbyterian Church of ...

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  3. Downey to place donated defibrillators around cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Downey Patriot

    CareMore donated 10 automated external defibrillators to the city of Downey last week, devices that can make the difference in a person surviving sudden cardiac arrest. The device analyzes the heart rhythm and advises the rescuer if a shockable rhythm is detected.

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  4. Donald Burns, resident and volunteer, passes awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Downey Patriot

    ... Army in 1957, was stationed in Germany and was discharged in 1961. He married Helen (Greathead) in 1965, and moved to Downey in 1971 where they raised their family. Don worked as a fence contractor all over Southern California until 1979 when he ... 1 comment

  5. Retail Sales Jump in ' 14, Aided By $1.2B Macerich BuyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | GlobeSt.com

    ... Center in Lakewood, CA; Washington Square in Portland, OR; Los Cerritos Center in Cerritos, CA; Stonewood Center in Downey, CA; and Queens Center in New York City. The latter is the highest-grossing of the properties at $1,089 per square foot across ...

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  6. Planning Commission considers subdividing Albert Ball estate into four lotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | Downey Patriot

    DOWNEY aS' The Downey Planning Commission on Wednesday will consider granting the new owner of the Albert Ball property permission to subdivide the land into four lots and a private street. City staff have already green lit the proposal by owner Gloria Campuzano after a historic research evaluation by the city found that the estate, located at 8572 Cherokee Dr., has no historic significance.

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  7. L.A. County cat owners will be required to spay and neuter their petsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... in were killed. The stocky Chihuahua mix strained at his collar, unhinged by the cacophony of yelps coming from the Downey animal shelter's kennels. The young man at the other end of the leash was equally unsettled. Clearly he had misgivings about ...

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  8. OPINION: Why Alan Clayton is wrong to leave out other Latino candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Downey Patriot

    ... opponent in the state Senate race, Mario Guerra , who is well liked by members of both parties and who, as Mayor of Downey, transformed the city creating thousands of new jobs through economic development. Guerra also came very close to upsetting ...

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  9. West Covina Will Either Get a Porto's Bakery or Strip ClubRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2015 | Eater

    The popular Cuban bakery intends to open another location in West SGV, but a strip club might stand in the way. Fans of Porto's Bakery , the insanely popular Cuban bakery operation with outlets in Glendale, Burbank, and Downey, is close to acquiring a new location in West Covina.

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  10. Downey police plan DUI checkpointRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Press-Telegram

    Downey police officers plan to conduct a checkpoint on Friday, Feb. 20, 2015, to catch impaired drivers or motorists who are on the road without a valid driver's license. The checkpoint is scheduled to begin at 8 p.m. Friday and continue until 3 a.m. Saturday at an undisclosed location in Downey.

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  11. Portoa s Bakery hot to build new restaurant in West CovinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    Those are the options on the table for the Crazy Horse property between West Covina's family-friendly mall and city hall. Porto's Bakery & Cafe - which has locations in Downey, Glendale and Burbank - is in escrow to buy the land, but delays in an agreement with the city could leave it open for a strip club instead. 1 comment

  12. Ten injured in two vehicle crash in DowneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | Press-Telegram

    The crash, reported at 7:31 p.m. at the intersection of Imperial Highway and Downey Avenue was declared a mass casualty incident, a Downey Fire Department dispatcher said.

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  13. 10 people hospitalized after collision in DowneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    About 7:30 p.m. at Imperial Highway and Downey Avenue in Downey, two vehicles collided, according to the Downey Fire Department.

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  14. Jean M. Downey, 91Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | IBerkshires

    NORTH ADAMS, Mass. - Jean M. Downey, 91, of Franklin Street died peacefully Saturday, Feb. 14, 2015, in her home, surrounded by her loving family Born in North Adams on Jan. 25, 1924, daughter of Leo and Helen Dougherty Senecal, she graduated from the former St. Joseph's High School in 1941 and from North Adams State Teacher's College, now Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts, in 1945 with a bachelor of science in education.

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  15. Parking meters could be down the road for Uptown WhittierRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | Whittier Daily News

    ... Agency, which the state dissolved Feb. 1, 2012. “I would hate it,” said Catherine Lavariega of Downey. “Because now it's free, and then I would have to pay.” But Lorenzo Ramirez, who said he lived in Whittier for 10 years ...

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  16. County to consider requiring cat owners to spay and neuter their petsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... sterilization but fines for those that feed feral cats. The foundation recently added the county's Baldwin Park and Downey shelters to its monthly mobile clinic circuit , but there are no county vouchers to defray the costs for cat owners, something ...

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  17. Toastmasters open houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Downey Patriot

    Downey Toastmasters Club 587 is hosting an open house Tuesday, Feb. 17, from 6-7:30 p.m. in room 116 at First Baptist Church of Downey.

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  18. Raymundo Escarciga mournedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Downey Patriot

    ... Air Force, he married Mary Lou Salas, also from El Paso, and they relocated to Southern California. They moved to Downey in 1969, where they raised their two children, Rebecca Escarciga (Kuhn) and Jaime Raymundo Escarciga. Ray is survived by his ...

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  19. Downey woman earns award for volunteerismRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Downey Patriot

    ... in the hiring of the church's current pastor. As a speech and language therapist, Lai has worked for both the Downey Unified School District and Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School District, retiring from Gallatin Elementary after 20 years of service ...

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  20. Downey poet publishes new bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Downey Patriot

    Downey poet Lorine Parks will introduce her new book, "Persons of Interest," at Poetry Matters, Thursday evening, February 19, 7:00 PM, at Stay Gallery. Parks is a prolific writer, and the title of this volume reflects the wide-ranging subjects of her inspiration.

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