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  1. Hawthorne robber shot by cop accepts $2 million settlementRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Daily Breeze

    A prison inmate who claims he was unjustly shot by police after he robbed a cellphone store and was caught hiding in a clothes dryer has settled a lawsuit against the city of Hawthorne for $2 million. Stanley Jordan was rendered a paraplegic in the shooting at about 9:25 p.m. Oct. 11, 2012, inside the laundry room of a Gardena apartment building, several blocks from the MetroPCS store he robbed in Hawthorne.

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  2. 77-year-old bus driver charged in fatal Redondo Beach crash against widowa s wishesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Daily Breeze

    File photo: Redondo Beach police on the scene of the fatal bus crash at the corner of Avenue I and Catalina Avenue that killed Allen Shall. The bus driver has been charged in the accident.

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  3. High winds take out trees, electricity throughout the South BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | The Daily Breeze

    The sign for the Vons store and businesses located at 25th Street and Western Avenue in San Pedro couldn't hold up to the strong winds blowing through the Los Angeles area Sunday evening. Jan. 31, 2016.

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  4. SoCal Prep Legends Girls Athlete of the Week: Ryann Lozano, San PedroRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | The Daily Breeze

    Noteworthy: Lozano scored five goals in two games for San Pedro last week, notching a hat trick against Gardena and a brace against Carson. The junior leads the team with 21 goals this season as the Pirates are well in first place in the Marine League.

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  5. Jury finds Compton man guilty of killing strangling aerospace worker in GardenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | The Daily Breeze

    A former Compton man was found guilty Thursday of brutally killing an aerospace parts inspector in Gardena, strangling him with a telephone cord, cutting his head and face with a Phillips screwdriver and stuffing a T-shirt 11 inches down his throat. Cameron Alex Cole, 27, faces 25 years to life in prison for the Aug. 19, 2009, slaying of 42-year-old Joseph Shorty.

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  6. Thirty minutes of fury lifts Banning boys soccer over NarbonneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | The Daily Breeze

    Banning's Hugo Lemus celebrates his 1st half goal in Harbor City, CA on Wednesday, January 27, 2016. Banning boys soccer beat Narbonne 4-1 in a Marine League match.

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  7. Could a new light rail line connect Torrance with the NFL stadium in Inglewood?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | The Daily Breeze

    A proposal to study the feasibility of building a light-rail line that would extend from Inglewood's NFL stadium into the South Bay - and possibly end in Torrance - will be discussed today by the Metropolitan Transportation Authority board. The so-called South Bay Transit Corridor Rail Project was suggested by Inglewood Mayor James Butts and endorsed by five fellow board members, including South Bay county Supervisor Don Knabe.

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  8. Harbor Gateway celebrates milestone in fight for park in toxic neighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | The Daily Breeze

    The large land area of Budlong Ave & 204th Street, Harbor Gateway where the community gathered to celebrate news that the now-vacant lot will be remade into a park. A clean, safe park across the street from a Harbor Gateway industrial wasteland? Seems like a dream, even to those residents who have been campaigning for it for years.

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  9. Police log: Hawthorne, Gardena and Lawndale crime reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | The Daily Breeze

    Robbery: 1:40 p.m. Jan. 11, 2900 block of West 116th Street. A purse, a wallet, IDs, money and a cellphone.

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  10. Manhattan Beach could see its first skate park by the end of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | The Daily Breeze

    The City Council voted unanimously Tuesday to pursue a $300,000 county grant to build a skate park in the northeast corner of Marine Avenue Park. The spot outside the baseball diamond's outfield and adjacent to Manhattan Beach Studios emerged as the top choice after a lengthy public comment process that included workshops and an online survey.

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  11. Redondo and Mira Costa girls receive same fate at Cavalier MLK eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | The Daily Breeze

    GARDENA >> There was basketball aplenty at Serra High, where the Cavalier MLK Extravaganza was played Monday. Redondo and Mira Costa girls' teams both competed in early games and suffered the same fate, dropping games to St. Anthony and Millikan.

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  12. $50,000 reward offered in fatal hit-and-run accident in Harbor GatewayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 16 | The Daily Breeze

    The city of Los Angeles is offering a $50,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the hit-and-run motorist who fatally injured a pedestrian in Harbor Gateway. Jung Taek Nam, 72, of Gardena was crossing Vermont Avenue at Francisco Street in a crosswalk at 5:30 a.m. Jan. 7 when he was hit by a car, according to police and the coroner's office.

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  13. Driver booked for murder in fatal Hawthorne collision; San Pedro man killed identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 16 | The Daily Breeze

    A driver was killed Friday afternoon when his vehicle was struck by another vehicle that was possible involved in street racing. It started in Gardena and ended in Hawthorne.

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  14. Motorist possibly racing through Gardena loses control, kills innocent driver in HawthorneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 15 | The Daily Breeze

    A motorist possibly racing along a Gardena street lost control and went airborne, flying across two lanes of traffic into the city of Hawthorne and smashing into the front of an oncoming car, tearing off its roof and killing its driver, police said. The motorist who caused the crash suffered minor injuries, but the victim - described by a police officer as an innocent motorist - died as firefighters worked to pull him from his mangled car.

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  15. Police log: Hawthorne, Gardena and Lawndale crime reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 15 | The Daily Breeze

    More information, including crime maps that are updated daily, is available on the Gardena Police Department website at www.gardenapd.org/ . Residential burglary: 8 a.m. to 3:51 p.m. Jan. 6, 13100 block of South Casimir Avenue.

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  16. Martin Luther King Jr. Events in South BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | The Daily Breeze

    MLK tribute: The city of Carson presents its annual tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. evening celebration. Highlights include entertainment and inspirational words from prominent leaders in the community.

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  17. Police log: Hawthorne, Gardena and Lawndale crime reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 | The Daily Breeze

    Robbery: 1 p.m. Dec. 24, South Casimir Avenue and West 115th Street. Among the items reported stolen were a wallet, credit/debit cards and IDs.

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  18. SoCal Prep Legends Boys Athlete of the Week: Charles Akanno, MorningsideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | The Daily Breeze

    Noteworthy: Akanno was named MVP of the San Pedro Pirate Shootout last week, leading Morningside to its first-ever Pirate Shootout championship. The Monarchs handed Peninsula its first-ever loss in the tournament in the championship game when Akanno had 11 points and 16 rebounds.

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  19. Carson Clerk Jim Deara s secretarial powers on the chopping blockRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2016 | The Daily Breeze

    Even though a recall election that could oust Jim Dear from office is less than two months away, the Carson City Council will move Tuesday to strip the embattled city clerk of some of his powers. A staff-recommended resolution up for approval Tuesday says Dear should forfeit his duties maintaining records for three city governmental agencies because he has displayed “conduct unbecoming of a Carson elected official and ethical principles.” The special meeting will be at 3 p.m. Tuesday in council chambers at City Hall, 701 E. Carson St. At stake are Dear's duties as secretary of the city's Housing Authority, Public Financing Authority and the successor agency that oversees redevelopment projects in blighted areas.

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  20. Torrance police accused of illegally detaining, searching motorist in lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | The Daily Breeze

    A federal civil rights lawsuit has been filed by a Gardena man who claims Torrance police officers followed him into the Toyota campus where he works and forced him to the ground in front of his boss and other co-workers because the license plate on his motorcycle had been stolen. Erik Elzy's suit contends officers violated his Fourth Amendment right against unreasonable searches and seizures and committed battery and false imprisonment during a traffic stop that dragged on for 45 minutes.

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