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  1. AQMD proposes ban on toxic hydrofluoric acid at South Bay refineriesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Daily Breeze

    ... region's air pollution watchdog plans to seek a ban on a highly toxic acid used at oil refineries in Torrance and Wilmington, the Daily Breeze has learned. Susan Nakamura, acting assistant deputy executive officer with the South Coast Air Quality ...

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  2. Freight train cars derail near Wilmington refineryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Breeze

    Several cars of a Union Pacific Railroad trainderailed today in Wilmington, but no one was injured and no hazard wasreported, authorities said. The derailment occurred about 9:20 a.m. in the 1600 block of NorthAlameda Street, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department.

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  3. Freight train derails in WilmingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Daily Breeze

    Several cars of a Union Pacific Railroad train derailed today in Wilmington, but no one was injured and no hazard was reported, authorities said. The derailment occurred about 9:20 a.m. in the 1600 block of North Alameda Street, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department.

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  4. Body found near Wilmington marina thought to be homeless manRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 14 | The Daily Breeze

    A body discovered Saturday in waters at the Port of Los Angeles was believed to be that of a homeless man washed away by a torrent of rainwater in the Dominguez Channel in Gardena, authorities said. Lt. Ken Hawkes of the Los Angeles Port Police said a passer-by discovered the body at 9:10 a.m. in an empty boat slip at a marina in Wilmington.

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  5. Body found floating in water near Wilmington marinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 14 | The Daily Breeze

    Ken Hawkes of the Los Angeles Port Police. Two Los Angeles Fire Department fireboats were dispatched at 9:10 a.m. to Leeward Bay Marina, 411 N. Henry Ford Ave., to assist the port police in taking the body out of the water, said Brian Humphrey of the Los Angeles Fire Department.

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  6. Body found floating in L.A. Harbor may be man who was swept away in Dominguez ChannelRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 14 | Los Angeles Times

    ... the Dominguez Channel in Gardena, authorities said. The body was found at 9:10 a.m. in the Leeward Bay Marina in Wilmington, according the Los Angeles Fire Department . It was seen floating in an empty boat slip near 611 N. Henry Ford Ave., police ...

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  7. Bay Area, Statewide Gas Prices Rise Over the Past MonthRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 14 | ClayCord.com

    ... plant and Shell's Martinez refinery is partly to blame for the price hike. Also, a power outage at Phillips 66's Wilmington refinery last Thursday and expected maintenance at Tesoro's Los Angeles refinery and Valero's Benicia plant share some of the ...

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  8. VIDEO: Bay Area gas prices rise over past monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 13 | KRON 4

    ... plant and Shell's Martinez refinery is partly to blame for the price hike. Also, a power outage at Phillips 66's Wilmington refinery last Thursday and expected maintenance at Tesoro's Los Angeles refinery and Valero's Benicia plant share some of the ...

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  9. Wilmington mother learns to walk again with help of robotic suitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | The Daily Breeze

    ... room in one minute, her therapists guiding her at her side. Only five weeks ago, Soto, a 26-year-old mother from Wilmington, woke up in the hospital from spinal cord surgery and couldn't move her legs. “I couldn't feel, I didn't have a lot of ...

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  10. Herea s whata s developing in the Harbor Area in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 8 | Press-Telegram

    ... the alligator that was dumped into the lake and later taken to the Los Angeles Zoo, is situated on the border of Wilmington and Harbor City. • The restored World War II “Hey Rookie” pool was scheduled to open in the summer of ...

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  11. Herea s whata s developing in the Harbor Area in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 7 | The Daily Breeze

    ... the alligator that was dumped into the lake and later taken to the Los Angeles Zoo, is situated on the border of Wilmington and Harbor City. • The restored World War II “Hey Rookie” pool was scheduled to open in the summer of ...

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  12. Bow Ties Rule Majestics New Year's Day PicnicRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 3 | Automobile Magazine

    ... Majestics New Year's Day Picnic. This year's event was the car club's 20th anniversary picnic and it was held in Wilmington, California, where the cool cars, colorful crowd, and smoked barbecue ribs reigned supreme. Giovanni "Little John" Bertoldi ...

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  13. 2016 L.A. Streetsies: Vote for Advocate of the YearRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 28 | StreetsBlog.org

    ... the city and the region, including places like Glendale, Atwater Village, San Dimas, Culver City, San Pedro, and Wilmington. With Measure M funding secure, Pascual will be key in further CicLAvia expansion and

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  14. 2 wounded, 1 critically, in car-to-car shooting in WilmingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 26 | The Daily Breeze

    A motorist was critically wounded and his passenger was hospitalized in stable condition from wounds suffered Monday in a car-to-car shooting in Wilmington. The motorist was stopped at a traffic light at 11:20 a.m. near East Anaheim Street and North Broad Avenue when a car, possibly a white four-door Kia or Nissan Sentra, pulled up in the next lane and shots were fired, according to Officer Drake Madison of the Los Angeles Police Department's Media Relations Section.

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  15. California labor law violations subject of multiple class action suits against trucking companies.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 21 | Trucker

    A lawsuit on behalf of California and Florida drivers charging KLLM Transport Services LLC with numerous wage and hour violations was filed November 14 in U.S. District Court for the Central District of California and is one of several similar actions this year. Another lawsuit brought by the same attorney, Joshua H. Haffner of Los Angeles, alleging the same wage and hour violations, was filed December 9 in Los Angeles County Superior Court against K & R Transportation LLC of Wilmington, California, an in-house drayage operator for California Cartage Co.

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  16. Oil prices edge up on expected U.S. crude inventory drawRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 20 | Manila Bulletin

    Oil prices nudged higher on Wednesday on expectations of a U.S. crude inventory draw, although trading activity was muted as markets start to wind down ahead of the Christmas weekend. Smoke is released into the sky at a refinery in Wilmington, California March 24, 2012.

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  17. LA Fleet Week to expand offerings in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 19 | The Daily Breeze

    Following this year's inaugural L.A. Fleet Week event, plans already are underway to expand the event in 2017 along the San Pedro-Wilmington waterfront. Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti will serve as the chairman this year when more aircraft, a bigger concert, tour opportunties and service member interaction are planned.

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  18. Moreno ValleyFour generations of family members 'visit' ancestor at Bowers MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 19 | The Press-Enterprise

    ... granddaughter Frances Franco, 79, of Corona, brought to the museum. Another granddaughter, Sophie Espino of Wilmington, was the oldest, at 82, of the four generations of Tome's descendents at the museum Friday. When she stood next to Tome's ...

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  19. Man shot, killed while driving in Compton identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 18 | Press-Telegram

    ... at the coroner's office. The shooting was at 6:45 p.m. Saturday at the intersection of 130th Street and Wilmington Avenue. Raya was pronounced dead at the scene, said Deputy Lisa Jansen of the Sheriff's Information Bureau. Deputies were on routine ...

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  20. Shooting in WilmingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | KABC-AM Los Angeles

    Police today sought the public's help in identifying those responsible for the killing of a 23-year-old man gunned down in Wilmington. The victim - identified by the coroner's office as Adan Martinez of Wilmington - was found about 6:25 p.m. Wednesday in a rear alley in the 1300 block of Marine Avenue.

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