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  1. Norwalk-La Mirada Unified will not rename Excelsior AuditoriumRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2017 | Whittier Daily News

    A months-long debate over whether to rename Excelsior Auditorium ended Monday when the Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School District board voted against a change. The board voted 4-3 not to rename the auditorium in honor of Lee Mitchell, a retired band director and the first African-American teacher in the district.

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  2. Deputies arrest 2 suspected of stealing vehicle, handgun in Pico RiveraRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 | Whittier Daily News

    Two suspects were arrested Monday after leading deputies, who were responding to reports of gunshots, on a short pursuit in Pico Rivera, authorities said. Around 4 a.m., a caller reported hearing two gun shots possibly coming from a white Chevy Silverado in the area of Pioneer Boulevard and Mapledale Street in Norwalk, said Lt.

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  3. Election results for Norwalk City Council: Perez, Ayala take early lead in crowded fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | Whittier Daily News

    Norwalk Planning Commissioner Jennifer Perez and retired Norwalk employee Tony Ayala clinched two full-term seats up for grabs on the Norwalk City Council, according to initial voting results. Perez, who also works as a clinical engineering support specialist, had almost 25 percent of the vote, or 1,588 votes, with mail-in ballots and all 19 precincts counted.

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  4. Cerritos College football player accused of off-campus rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | Whittier Daily News

    NORWALK >> A student football player from Cerritos College in Norwalk has been charged with the rape of a young woman, authorities announced Thursday. Prosecutors filed two counts of rape by force or fear against Kishawn Holmes, 21, on Feb. 24 in the Bellflower branch of Los Angeles County Superior Court, according to Los Angeles County sheriff's officials and court records.

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  5. You can vote early this weekend in LA County at these 7 locationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | Whittier Daily News

    Voters looking to cast their ballots before Tuesday's election have seven locations to choose from this weekend in Los Angeles County. Early voting got underway last month - 29 days before the election - at the Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk's headquarters in Norwalk, according to the Registrar-Recorder's website .

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  6. Police arrest man in string of robberies in Long Beach, GardenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 | Whittier Daily News

    Detectives have arrested a man they believe is responsible for a recent string of ten robberies or attempted robberies in Long Beach and Gardena, police announced Wednesday. Manolette Christopher Payne, 49, of Norwalk, held up or tried to hold up nine different businesses in Long Beach and one in Gardena between Feb. 18-27, according to a news release from the Long Beach Police Department.

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  7. 3 candidates look to fill former Norwalk councilmana s seat in NorwalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2017 | Whittier Daily News

    In addition to electing council members for two full-term seats, Norwalk voters on March 7 will choose among three candidates to fill the remainder of the term of former Councilman Marcel Rodarte. Rodarte stepped down last June, with almost two years left, to take the position of executive director at the California Contract Cities Association, a Cerritos-based organization that lobbies for the interests of its member cities.

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  8. Stray Bullet ArrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | Whittier Daily News

    A man accused of firing a bullet into the air that wounded a 12-year-old girl in Norwalk was in prison today as a result of a detective's hunch and ballistic evidence that tied his handgun to the crime, authorities said. The girl was injured about 8:15 a.m. Nov. 28 in the 14000 block of Jersey Avenue, the sheriff's department reported.

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  9. Sheriffs make arrest in mysterious stray bullet that injured girl, 12, in NorwalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | Whittier Daily News

    A man accused of firing a bullet into the air that wounded a 12-year-old girl in Norwalk was in prison today as a result of a detective's hunch and ballistic evidence that tied his handgun to the crime, authorities said. The girl was injured about 8:15 a.m. Nov. 28 in the 14000 block of Jersey Avenue, the sheriff's department reported.

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  10. Norwalk school district plan to merge Southeast Academy into John Glenn High meets resistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2017 | Whittier Daily News

    NORWALK >> Parents and students of a small military and law enforcement academy are hoping for more answers about the future of their school following recent suggestions from Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School District officials that it could be merged into another local high school. Southeast Academy, located just west of Shamrock Avenue on Foster Road in eastern Norwalk, is a public high school specializing in training students for careers in law enforcement, military and fire sciences.

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  11. Man acting erratically dies after being taken into custody in NorwalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2017 | Whittier Daily News

    NORWALK >> A man is dead after he lost consciousness while being taken into custody by sheriff's deputies who were called to the scene by two passersby who had initially detained him, authorities said Suday. Deputies arrived at the 10900 block of Firestone Boulevard in Norwalk just before 6:45 p.m. Saturday and found the passersby struggling to hold the man down outside a restaurant, according to Deputy Kimberly Alexander of the Los Angeles County sheriff's Information Bureau.

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  12. Northbound 5 Freeway to close in Norwalk area for constructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2017 | Whittier Daily News

    The northbound Santa Ana Freeway will be closed for about five hours Wednesday morning in the Norwalk area for planned construction work, authorities said today. The closure will be in effect from 11:59 p.m. Tuesday through 5 a.m. Wednesday between Norwalk Boulevard and Florence Avenue, according to Caltrans.

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  13. Deputies find gunshot victim in NorwalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | Whittier Daily News

    Sgt. Jaime Alvarez of the sheriff's Norwalk station said a caller reported hearing gunshots at Brimley Street and Pioneer Boulevard at around 3:20 a.m. He said deputies headed to the scene and found a man with a gunshot wound to the leg. He described the victim as a Hispanic man in his 20s.

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  14. Sheriffa s investigating possible gang shooting in NorwalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | Whittier Daily News

    Deputies from the sheriff's Norwalk station responded at 2:45 p.m. to shots fired at 11637 The Plaza near Rosecrans Avenue and Pioneer Boulevard, Lt. Jeff Dusky said.

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  15. How a future project could connect Metrolink to LAXRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | Whittier Daily News

    The Metro Green Line Light Rail tracks end before Studebaker Road in Norwalk as motorists exit the eastbound 105-freeway on Tuesday January 10, 2017. The Southern California Association of Governments is looking to consider a 2.8-mile extension from this station to the Norwalk/Santa Fe Springs Metrolink Station.

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  16. Open houses on Green Line extension set for Saturday, Wednesday in NorwalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | Whittier Daily News

    NORWALK >> A proposed extension of the Green Line light-rail from where it ends to the Norwalk/Santa Fe Springs Metrolink Station is the subject of two public hearings this week. The Southern California Association of Governments and the cities of Norwalk and Santa Fe Springs are exploring routes and costs to extend the Green Line.

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  17. Driver pleads guilty in death of autistic teen left alone on school bus in WhittierRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | Whittier Daily News

    Services are held for Hun Joon "Paul" Lee at St. Raphael Korean Catholic Center in Norwalk on Saturday, September 19, 2015. Lee, a 19-year-old special needs student from Whittier died last week after being left on a school bus at a Whittier Union High School District parking lot in Whittier.

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  18. Santa Fe Springs woman denies charges in stabbing; fathera s cause of death still unknownRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | Whittier Daily News

    SANTA FE SPRINGS >> A Santa Fe Springs woman arrested on suspicion of stabbing her father and her father's girlfriend last week, after which the father died of undetermined causes, is awaiting trial on assault and other charges as coroner's officials continue investigating what killed the man, officials said. Janette Buena, 27, pleaded not guilty Dec. 22 to one count of assault with a deadly weapon on her father's girlfriend, three counts of brandishing a knife at police while resisting arrest and one count of cocaine possession, Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office spokesman Ricardo Santiago said.

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  19. Whittier officials: Avoid Beverly Boulevard at entrance to city as result of street projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | Whittier Daily News

    A $2.2 million street project is under way on Beverly Boulevard that includes adding a median strip, street lighting, bike lanes and a bus shelter in Whittier, Calif. Dec.19, 2016.

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  20. Woman attacked, robbed in NorwalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | Whittier Daily News

    A woman was walking about 9:30 a.m. in the 11400 block of Excelsior Drive when the robber approached, Los Angeles County sheriff's Sgt. Jason Cunningham said.

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