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  1. 20 homes remain under evacuation due to Maywood warehouse fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 18 | LA Daily News

    MAYWOOD >> Residents of about 20 homes remained under evacuation orders in the wake of this week's explosive fire at a Maywood warehouse where magnesium and other metals were being stored, the sheriff's department said Saturday. Authorities permitted those who live on the south side of 52nd Street to go back into their homes Wednesday evening, but residents who live on the street's north end -- closer to the site of the blaze -- haven't been cleared yet to return home.

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  2. Maywood fire smoke did not contain unhealthful amounts of metal, air regulators sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | LA Daily News

    Officials say smoke from a huge magnesium-fueled fire this week at a plastics warehouse in Maywood was not unhealthful. MAYWOOD >> Smoke from the commercial fire in Maywood this week that drifted as far away as the San Fernando Valley contained no harmful levels of magnesium, lead or other metals, according to a report released Friday.

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  3. Evacuations continue near toxic Maywood magnesium fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 15 | LA Daily News

    About half of the estimated 300 residents displaced by an explosive Maywood warehouse fire might have to remain evacuated from their homes for at least another day, authorities said today. While half of the residents affected by the blaze have returned home, the other half remains evacuated, Lt.

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  4. Maywood chemical fire nearly out after hundreds forced from homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 15 | LA Daily News

    MAYWOOD >> The chemical fire that smoldered for nearly two days, forced hundreds from their homes, closed businesses and spewed smoke and a stench across the region, has been all but extinguished, Los Angeles County firefighters said Wednesday. More than 300 Maywood residents who were forced to evacuate because of the fire that broke out Tuesday morning at a metals-recycling plant were expected to return to their homes as early as Wednesday night, officials said.

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  5. Toxic Maywood chemical fire rages on, hundreds remain barred from homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 15 | LA Daily News

    Firefighters battle a huge magnesium-fueled fire Tuesday, June 14, 2016, at a plastics warehouse in Maywood. The toxic blaze spread its smell across vast swaths of Southern California.

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  6. Smelly Maywood fire continues to burnRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 14 | LA Daily News

    An explosive fire at a Maywood warehouse that took out power in the area and caused about 300 residents to evacuate their homes is “not fully out yet,” authorities said today. About 30 firefighters continued to battle the blaze early Wednesday, Robert Diaz of the Los Angeles County Fire Department told City News Service.

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  7. Smelly, formerly explosive Maywood fire still burningRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 14 | LA Daily News

    An explosive fire at a Maywood warehouse that took out power in the area and caused about 300 residents to evacuate their homes is “not fully out yet,” authorities said today. About 30 firefighters continued to battle the blaze early Wednesday, Robert Diaz of the Los Angeles County Fire Department told City News Service.

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  8. Photos: Maywood magnesium fire spreads odors across Southern CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 14 | LA Daily News

    Firefighters battle a huge magnesium-fueled fire Tuesday, June 14, 2016, at a plastics warehouse in Maywood. The toxic blaze spread its smell across vast swaths of Southern California.

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  9. Smell that smell? Ita s from burning magnesium in Maywood warehouse fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 14 | LA Daily News

    More than 75 firefighters battled an explosive 3-alarm fire at a Maywood warehouse today, a blaze that led to a power outage in the area and spread a burning-plastic smell across the Southland. The blaze in the 3700 block of Fruitland Avenue just a few miles east of the Long Beach Freeway was reported at 2:30 a.m., according to Robert Diaz of the Los Angeles County Fire Department.

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  10. LA officials walk Boyle Heights to bring services to those near closed Exide plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2016 | LA Daily News

    LOS ANGELES >> Boyle Heights residents who live near the now-closed Exide battery plant have been informed about support services available to help with possible contamination. Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, Supervisor Hilda Solis, U.S. Rep. Xavier Becerra and other officials took part in a neighborhood walk and resource fair Saturday to encourage residents to sign up to have their properties tested for lead contamination.

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  11. Gov. Brown proposes $176M to speed up cleanup of homes, schools near Exide plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 | LA Daily News

    VERNON >> Gov. Jerry Brown proposed Wednesday spending $176.6 million to expedite and expand the testing and cleanup of homes, schools and parks near the now-shuttered Exide battery recycling plant in Vernon. The proposal was outlined in a letter sent to the chairs of the Senate and Assembly budget and appropriations committees.

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  12. LA County to spend $2M for soil cleanup at Exide battery plant in VernonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2015 | LA Daily News

    LOS ANGELES >> The Board of Supervisors Tuesday approved a $2 million funding request by Supervisor Hilda Solis to help speed the cleanup of contaminated soil around the now-closed Exide battery recycling plant in Vernon, saying “the state continues to drag its feet.” Exide agreed in March to close its lead-acid battery recycling plant and to pay $50 million for cleanup of the site and surrounding neighborhoods. Of that amount, $26 million is meant to be set aside for residential cleanup.

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  13. Huntington Park police shoot chase suspect in MaywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2015 | LA Daily News

    The shooting was reported at 5:06 p.m. Tuesday near 56th Street and Maywood Avenue, Deputy Jeffrey Gordon of the Sheriff's Information Bureau said. The 21-year-old man was hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries, and a semi-automatic handgun was recovered at the scene, Gordon said.

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  14. Mongols Motorcycle Club will keep logo after judge dismisses federal indictmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2015 | LA Daily News

    Motorcycle club members rally Saturday, March 29, 2013 at The House Lounge in Maywood in support of the Mongols who are facing a federal trial seeking to take away their trademark patch. SANTA ANA >> A U.S. District Court judge this week dismissed a federal indictment by which the government sought to seize control of the Mongols Motorcycle Club's iconic logo.

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