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  1. Happy Hats for Kids puts smiles on ill children's facesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2014 | The Daily Breeze

    Torrance >> Louis Contero grabs the handle of the iron with his good hand and lowers it onto the red, blue and yellow felt hat. He counts silently in his head before he lifts the iron and takes the hat out, gently placing it in a cardboard box with hundreds like it.

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  2. Argument at Chuck E Cheese's in Torrance draws crowd; one arrested and one citedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Breeze

    Police dispersed a crowd gathered around two people arguing at a Chuck E. Cheese's restaurant in Torrance on Sunday, Dec. 16. Officers were dispatched at 4:37 p.m. to the restaurant at 16920 Prairie Ave. when a caller reported a man attacking a woman in the establishment, which was crowded with patrons at the time, said Torrance Police Lt. Hector Bermudez.

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  3. Herea s why Southern California oil refineries will soon be required to closely monitor air qualityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Breeze

    The state and the South Coast Air Quality Management District are mandating the installation of new real-time fence-line air-monitoring systems at the South Bay's seven refineries. The regional air-pollution watchdog will accept public comments for the next week on a series of proposed plans to monitor emissions at four South Bay refineries - including the Torrance Refinery - which the agency wants to implement by this time next year.

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  4. Torrance police adding staff to gather evidence from public in Catholic school probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Daily Breeze

    St. James Catholic School in Torrance on Monday, Dec. 3, 2018. An internal investigation at the school found that two nuns who worked there allegedly misappropriated a "substantial" amount of funds for personal use over a period of years, the school announced recently.

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  5. North Torrance girls soccer takes down Peninsula in nonleague gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 11 | The Daily Breeze

    North's Evelyn Sandoval gets side-swiped by Debbie Dubon. Peninsula at North Torrance girls soccer game December 11, 2018 North's Karlee Clark breaks free from Peninsula defender.

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  6. Annual Christmas light display shines bright in Torrancea s Sleepy Hollow NeighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 14 | The Daily Breeze

    Dozens of homes are decorated with Christmas lights to the Sleepy Hollow neighborhood in Torrance on Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018. The Sleepy Hollow Holiday Lights Extravaganza has been going on for over 40 years as neighbors along many streets including Reese and Robert roads, Doris Way and Sharynee Lane decorate their homes with over the top light displays.

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  7. Man in stolen car shot by Torrance police was holding an air rifle, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 13 | The Daily Breeze

    A 23-year-old Los Angeles man who was shot and killed by Torrance police over the weekend was holding an air rifle, authorities said Thursday, Dec. 13. Christopher Deandre Mitchell, who police found inside a stolen vehicle after approaching it to investigate, was found with the air rifle Sunday, Dec. 9, Sgt. Ronald Harris said.

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  8. Armed man fatally shot by Torrance police identified by authoritiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 11 | The Daily Breeze

    Authorities Tuesday identified an armed man shot and killed by Torrance police after they responded to a call of a reported stolen vehicle sighting as 23-year-old Christopher Deandre Mitchell of Los Angeles. Just before 8 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 9, police were patrolling in the area of 220th Street and Western Avenue when they were flagged down by a man, who told police his vehicle was stolen two days prior and he had just spotted it being driven in the area of Western Avenue and Carson Street, Torrance Police Sgt.

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  9. Order says it will still pay restitution to Torrance Catholic school...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 11 | The Daily Breeze

    St. James Catholic School in Torrance on Monday, Dec. 3, 2018. An internal investigation at the school found that two nuns who worked there allegedly misappropriated a "substantial" amount of funds for personal use over a period of years, the school announced recently.

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  10. Sentencing postponed, but family of Edward Emery addresses his killer 23 years after the murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 11 | The Daily Breeze

    Gail Emery and her daughter, Shawna Holman, hold up a photo of Gail's parents, Edward Emery and Nancy Lander, outside Torrance Superior Court Tuesday, Dec. 11. Edward Emery, wss shot and killed in Redondo Beach in 1995. His killer was convicted of the crime more than two decades later.

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  11. UNIFY Financial Credit Union puts Daily Breeze ball drive over the topRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 11 | The Daily Breeze

    Members of the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Harbor area join Rampage with the L.A. Rams to collect 1,600 sports balls on Tuesday, Dec. 11, from the Daily Breeze office in Torrance as part of the newspaper's annual ball drive. Thanks to UNIFY Financial Credit Union and all of our generous readers, the Daily Breeze reached its goal of 1,600 sports balls - nearly matching a record - donated to the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Harbor Area this holiday season.

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  12. This is why Old Torrance needs a strategy to lure more people downtownRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 10 | The Daily Breeze

    Old Torrance has a walkable, compact downtown, but little pedestrian traffic. The City Council Tuesday will discuss hiring a consultant to advise municipal officials on an effective strategy to revitalize the historic downtown.

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  13. Archdiocese now seeking criminal charges against nuns accused of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 10 | The Daily Breeze

    St. James Catholic School in Torrance on Monday, Dec. 3, 2018. An internal investigation at the school found that two nuns who worked there allegedly misappropriated a "substantial" amount of funds for personal use over a period of years, the school announced recently.

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  14. 29-year-old dies after crashing motorcycle into center median in TorranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 10 | The Daily Breeze

    Traffic investigators were working to determine what caused a 29-year-old man to crash his motorcycle into a center median near a major intersection in Torrance over the weekend, killing him, police said. Michael James Suerstinger of Venice was pronounced dead by paramedics at about 3:30 a.m. Sunday at Hawthorne Boulevard and 190th Street, said coroner's spokeswoman Sarah Ardalani.

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  15. Officer-involved shooting investigated in Torrance; no officers injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 9 | The Daily Breeze

    It was reported about 8 p.m. in the 1700 block of Carson street, slightly west of Western Avenue, Torrance police said. The area around the scene has been closed for the police and death investigation.

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  16. South High teacher on leave until Torrance Police Department's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | The Daily Breeze

    A Torrance high school English teacher arrested earlier this week - on suspicion of contacting a minor with the intent to commit a sexual offense and soliciting a person for a lewd act, and then released because the alleged victim declined to participate in the case - will remain on paid leave until a police investigation is completed, authorities said. Despite being released from police custody, Kevin James McElwee, 49, of San Pedro has remained out of his South High School classroom.

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  17. Daily Breeze Ball Drive heads into final stretchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | The Daily Breeze

    Jasmin Mena and Carlos Sanchez help load balls after Daily Breeze readers pushed the number of balls to about 1,400 as 2017 drive comes to an end and the kids from the Wilmington Boys and Girls club Picked up the Balls Monday evening December 11, 2017. Chuck Bennett/Daily Breeze/SCNG With the deadline for the Daily Breeze Ball Drive drawing to a close on Monday, Dec. 10, time is quickly running out to contribute to this nearly 20-year tradition.

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  18. L.A. BioMed launches doctoral program in the practical side of biomedical researchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | The Daily Breeze

    Dr. Ashraf Ibrahim, at right, holds a petri dish and explains the science to PhD student Abdullah Algarihi, one of four to enroll on L.A. BioMed's first doctorate program. For 34-year-old Abdullah Algarihi the chance to work alongside professionals solving real-life problems in medicine was exactly why he chose to pursue a career in biomedicine.

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  19. Documentary a Care to Laugha profiles South Bay comic Jesus Trejo, a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | The Daily Breeze

    Comedian Jesus Trejo has spent years honing his standup talents. But at the same time he has put family first by being a caregiver for his ailing parents.

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  20. Deputies make sure holidays are a bit brighter for widow of slain colleagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | The Daily Breeze

    Sheriff's deputies Nigel Aldaco and Kevin Menjivar string lights outside of the home of Emma Powell in Torrance, Dec. 6, 2018. Deputies visit Powell before every Christmas to mark the anniversary of the death of her husband, Lakewood sheriffA's Deputy David Alan Powell, who was killed in the line of duty in 2002.

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