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  1. Rail tanker spills 2 quarts of acid in Santa Fe SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Whittier Daily News

    SANTA FE SPRINGS >> About two quarts of hydrochloric acid spilled out of a tanker as it was being moved at a rail yard Monday. Brent Hayward, division chief at the Santa Fe Springs Fire Department, said no one was injured during the incident which was reported at 7:26 a.m. in the 11400 block of Los Nietos Road.

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  2. Acid leaking from Santa Fe Springs trainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Whittier Daily News

    Los Angeles County firefighters are assisting Santa Fe Springs firefighters today in a hazardous-materials incident near the 11400 block of Los Nietos Road in Santa Fe Springs, according to the county fire department.

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  3. Vigil planned for Cesar Rodriguez, slain sheriffa s Explorer Scout from WhittierRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Whittier Daily News

    SOUTH WHITTIER >> Hundreds of loved ones, including fellow Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department Explorer Scouts, will march Friday to honor the life of a 19-year-old Whittier man shot to death four years ago along with 24-year-old friend, as well as renew their call for justice in the unsolved double slaying. Lifelong Whittier resident Cesar Rodriguez , who dreamed of becoming a sheriff's deputy, was gunned down Aug. 28, 2011, along with Larry Villegas of Whittier as the two left a friend's home in the 11800 block of Painter Avenue in unincorporated South Whittier.

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  4. Vigil, march planned for slain sheriffa s Explorer Scout from WhittierRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2011 | Whittier Daily News

    SOUTH WHITTIER >> Hundreds of loved ones, including fellow Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department Explorer Scouts, will march Friday to honor the life of a 19-year-old Whittier man shot to death four years ago along with 24-year-old friend, as well as renew their call for justice in the unsolved double slaying. Lifelong Whittier resident Cesar Rodriguez , who dreamed of becoming a sheriff's deputy, was gunned down Aug. 28, 2011, along with Larry Villegas of Whittier as the two left a friend's home in the 11800 block of Painter Avenue in unincorporated South Whittier.

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  5. Carbon dioxide leak makes for eerie conditions in Santa Fe Springs, man struck by hoseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Whittier Daily News

    HazMat crews responded today to a gas leak in an industrial area of Santa Fe Springs, authorities said, and one person was reported to have been injured as the area was coated by what looked like low-lying fog. The Los Angeles County Fire Department said an employee at Airgas Dry Ice notified authorities around 1.30 a.m. that a 40,000-pound carbon dioxide tanker was leaking in the 9800 block of Jordan Circle near McCann Drive.

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  6. Ralphs to close Pico Rivera store in OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Whittier Daily News

    PICO RIVERA >> A Ralphs supermarket in this city will be the latest area store the grocery chain has closed over the past 10 years. In March and August of 2005, two Ralphs grocery stores shut down in La Mirada and Santa Fe Springs, respectively, and one of the company's three Whittier supermarkets closed last fall.

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  7. Police recover stolen statue at Whittier home; suspect arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Whittier Daily News

    WHITTIER >> A probation compliance search Friday led Whittier police to recover a $50,000 bronze statue taken from a Santa Fe Springs construction company, authorities said. Steven Mercado, 34, was booked on suspicion of possession of stolen property and drug violations following his 8:30 a.m. arrest at a home in the 13800 block of Danbrook Drive , Whittier police officials said in a written statement.

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  8. Police recover stolen statue at Whittier home; suspect arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Whittier Daily News

    WHITTIER >> A probation compliance search Friday led Whittier police to recover a $50,000 bronze statue taken from a Santa Fe Springs construction company, authorities said. Steven Mercado, 34, was booked on suspicion of possession of stolen property and drug violations following his 8:30 a.m. arrest at a home in the 13800 block of Danbrook Drive , Whittier police officials said in a written statement.

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  9. Worker attacked with a caustic chemicala at Santa Fe Springs social services officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Whittier Daily News

    SANTA FE SPRINGS >> A caseworker at Santa Fe Springs social office suffered burns to her arm after an unidentified man and woman threw an unknown caustic chemical on her Wednesday afternoon, officials said. The attack was reported about 4:25 p.m. at the Los Angeles County Department of Children and Family Services office, 10355 Slusher Drive, Whittier police Lt.

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  10. Man accused of abducting 4-year-old son during supervised visit in Santa Fe SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Whittier Daily News

    SANTA FE SPRINGS >> A man abducted his 4-year-old son during a supervised visit at a Santa Fe Springs social services office Thursday before police arrested him and recovered the boy about two hours later, officials said. Francisco Rosas Espinoza, 42, is a Mexican national in the U.S. on a two-week visa to visit his son, Whittier police Officer John Scoggins.

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  11. Man convicted of killing woman over parking spot at Santa Fe Springs swap meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Whittier Daily News

    A South Los Angeles man was convicted Friday of killing a woman over a parking spot at the Santa Fe Springs Swap Meet last year. A jury deliberated for a day and a half before convicting 23-year-old Reggie Cervantes of one felony count of manslaughter in the stabbing death of Elizabeth Yanez, 43, according to the Los Angeles County District Attorney's office.

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  12. Man in critical condition after solo crash in Santa Fe SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Whittier Daily News

    SANTA FE SPRINGS >> A 73-year-old driver was in critical condition Thursday after his pickup truck hit a tree Wednesday night. Whittier Police Sgt.

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  13. Man accused of abducting 4-year-old son during supervised visit in Santa Fe SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Whittier Daily News

    SANTA FE SPRINGS >> A man abducted his 4-year-old son during a supervised visit at a Santa Fe Springs social services office Thursday before police arrested him and recovered the boy about two hours later, officials said. Francisco Rosas Espinoza, 42, is a Mexican national in the U.S. on a two-week visa to visit his son, Whittier police Officer John Scoggins.

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  14. Man in critical condition after solo crash in Santa Fe SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Whittier Daily News

    SANTA FE SPRINGS >> A 73-year-old driver was in critical condition after his pickup truck hit a tree Wednesday night. Whittier Police Sgt.

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  15. This is what Rep. Linda Sanchez had to say about Washington gridlockRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Whittier Daily News

    Rep. Linda Sanchez, right, talks with Santa Fe Springs Mayor Laurie Rios after presenting a State of the Nation address at a joint Chamber of Commerce luncheon meeting at the Doubletree by Hilton in Norwalk on Wednesday, August 12, 2015. The luncheon was presented by the Santa Fe Springs, Norwalk, Artesia and Lakewood Chambers of Commerce.

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  16. Bumble Bee Foods to pay $6 million after worker was burned to death in 2012 factory deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2012 | Whittier Daily News

    Consumer Protection Division Assistant Head Deputy Hoon Chun, center, and deputy district attorney Christopher Curtis, right, speak to media after a hearing Wednesday where a $ 6 million settlement was reached with Bumble Bee Foods LLC in Los Angeles Superior Court. LOS ANGELES >> Bumble Bee Foods will pay $6 million in fines and restitution including $1.5 million to the family of the employee who was burned to death inside an industrial oven at the company's Santa Fe Springs plant in October 2012, officials said Wednesday.

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  17. Plea expected in 2012 death of worker at Bumble Bee Foods plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2012 | Whittier Daily News

    LOS ANGELES >> Attorneys for a tuna manufacturer were expected to reach a plea deal Wednesday in a Los Angeles Superior Court to felony charges relating to the death of an employee who was trapped inside an industrial oven at the company's Santa Fe Springs plant. Bumble Bee Foods LLC, the company's former safety manager Saul Florez, 42, of Whittier, and director of plant operations Angel Rodriguez, 63, were charged in April with three felony counts each of willful violation of safety regulations leading to the October 2012 death of 62-year-old employee Jose Melena of Wilmington.

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  18. Bumble Bee Foods to pay $6 million after worker was burned alive in 2012 factory deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2012 | Whittier Daily News

    Consumer Protection Division Assistant Head Deputy Hoon Chun, center, and deputy district attorney Christopher Curtis, right, speak to media after a hearing Wednesday, where a settlement was reached with Bumble Bee Foods LLC in Los Angeles Superior Court. LOS ANGELES >> Attorneys for tuna manufacturer Bumble Bee Foods agreed to pay $6 million in fines and restitution related to the death of an employee who was burned alive inside an industrial oven at the company's Santa Fe Springs plant, officials said Wednesday.

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  19. Fatal stabbing over parking space at Santa Fe Springs Swap Meet goes to trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 3 | Whittier Daily News

    Jury selection began Monday in the trial of a man accused of stabbing to death a La Mirada woman during a fight over a parking space at the Santa Fe Springs Swap Meet. Shiara Davila-Morales, spokeswoman from the District Attorney's Office, said the judge dismissed the case against 19-year-old Brenda Rangel of South Los Angeles at the preliminary hearing.

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  20. Florence Avenue 5 Freeway bridge work to begin in May 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | Whittier Daily News

    Construction of the Florence Avenue bridge and interchange, part of the I-5 South Corridor widening project, will cause delays on surface streets and lots of inconvenience for area residents. Traffic passing under the current Florence Avenue bridge on the 5 Freeway is pictured Nov. 19, 2013.

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