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  1. Wilmington home gas leak quickly repairedRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Daily Breeze

    Southern California Gas Co. workers quickly repaired a gas line in Wilmington Thursday after a contractor nicked a half-inch diameter line in the front yard of a house in the 1000 block of West Pacific Coast Highway between Frigate Avenue and North Wilmington Boulevard.

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  2. Port gears up for a summer of waterfront concerts, movies and festivals in San Pedro, WilmingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | The Daily Breeze

    But the port still anticipates big crowds for a series of waterfront concerts, movies, festivals and special displays that will play out through the summer of 2015. “Obviously, last year brought the tall ships and the incredible crowds that came out for the rubber duck,” said port spokesman Phillip Sanfield.

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  3. Wilmington doctor guilty of writing illegal prescriptionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | The Daily Breeze

    A doctor who operated a pain management clinic in Wilmington has been convicted of prescribing potent narcotics without conducting proper examinations and without a legitimate medical need, prosecutors said Friday. Jurors found Dr. John Dimowo, 56, of Walnut guilty of seven felony counts of unlawful prescription of a controlled substance.

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  4. Wave of electrical shocks brings DWP worker safety into questionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2014 | The Daily Breeze

    More workers suffered electric shocks or burns at the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power in 2014 than in any of the previous 10 years, and the public agency this year has already reached that decade's average by May. The DWP has cut its overall injury rate in half, though it's still twice the national average . A recent spike in serious injuries has caused state regulators to issue more violations and steeper fines.

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  5. Wilmington man charged with vehicular manslaughter in crash that killed Lexi, Eli GarciaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | The Daily Breeze

    An 18-year-old man has been charged with vehicular manslaughter and reckless driving for his alleged role in a possible street race in Wilmington that resulted in the deaths of a young brother and sister, attorneys say. Carlos Hernandez, who also lives in Wilmington and is a friend of the victims, was at the wheel of a black truck that, according to some witnesses, raced a red Honda Civic on Pacific Coast Highway on Jan. 29. The Honda veered into oncoming lanes and crashed into a van, killing the Honda's driver, Lexi Garcia, 18, and her 16-year-old brother, Eli.

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  6. Wilmington man charged with vehicular manslaughter in crash that killed Lexi, Eli GarciaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | The Daily Breeze

    An 18-year-old man has been charged with vehicular manslaughter and reckless driving for his alleged role in a possible street race in Wilmington that resulted in the deaths of a young brother and sister, attorneys say. Carlos Hernandez, who also lives in Wilmington and is a friend of the victims, was at the wheel of a black truck that, according to some witnesses, raced a red Honda Civic on Pacific Coast Highway on Jan. 29. The Honda veered into oncoming lanes and crashed into a van, killing the Honda's driver, Lexi Garcia, 18, and her 16-year-old brother, Eli.

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  7. Port truckers for Long Beach, Los Angeles strike over charges of wage theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | The Daily Breeze

    Port truck drivers strike and block trucks from leaving the Intermodal Bridge Transport trucking company for a 3-minute period on Monday, April 27, 2015, in Wilmington. The truck drivers want to be reclassified as full-time employees rather than contractors.

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  8. Video: Long Beach police clutch batons in downtown brawlRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | The Daily Breeze

    A video sent to the Press Telegram by Jose Molina shows a police officer handcuffing a woman. Later in the video the officer appears to throw the woman to the ground.

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  9. Video: Long Beach police swing batons, throw woman to ground while breaking up downtown brawlRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | The Daily Breeze

    A video sent to the Press Telegram by Jose Molina shows a police officer handcuffing a woman. Later in the video the officer appears to throw the woman to the ground.

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  10. Firefighters douse fire at Tesoro refineryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | The Daily Breeze

    The fire occurred about 9:35 a.m. at the 930-acre refinery at 2101 E. Pacific Coast Highway. Tesoro firefighters put it out before Los Angeles city firefighters arrived, city fire spokesman Brian Humphrey said.

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  11. 1 killed, 15 hospitalized after Wilmington motel fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | The Daily Breeze

    A multi-alarm fire broke out today at a Wilmington motel, killing a man and injuring 15 other people, including some who leaped out of windows in a desperate effort to escape intense flames and who suffered fractures on hitting the ground. The fire was reported in the Wilmington Motel in the 100 block of East C Street around 3:15 a.m., Los Angeles Fire Department spokesman Erik Scott said.

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  12. Would-be robber killed in Wilmington identified as Signal Hill manRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | The Daily Breeze

    A suspected robber run over and killed by his own accomplices during a weekend holdup that went awry in Wilmington was identified Monday as a Signal Hill man. Two or three gunmen joined a man who went to meet a businessman at 8 a.m. The businessman pulled a gun and a shoot-out occurred, police said.

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  13. Man in custody after leading police on weekend car and foot chase through San PedroRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | The Daily Breeze

    A early evening police chase through the steets of San Pedro came to a conclusion when the red pickup truck the suspect was driving came to a stop on the corner of Gaffey and 9th streets. The suspect proceeded to walk down 9th before being hit by non-lethal rounds and Tasers before being detained by LAPD.

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  14. Wilmington robbery suspect dies after run over by accomplicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | The Daily Breeze

    WILMINGTON >> A suspected robber was run over and killed by his own accomplices Saturday following a violent holdup that turned into a shootout on the streets of Wilmington, police said. One alleged accomplice was taken into custody, but police searched for hours for two other people believed involved in the crime, Los Angeles police Officer Drake Madison said.

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  15. Knife-wielding Wilmington man killed in officer-involved shooting identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | The Daily Breeze

    The Wilmington resident died at the scene of the shooting, which occurred about 9:30 a.m. Thursday in the 1500 block of Bayview Avenue, said Los Angeles police Officer Jack Richter. No officers were injured.

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  16. Prophet Walker files lawsuit against Assemblyman Mike Gipson for libel, violating Election CodeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | The Daily Breeze

    An ex-con turned engineer who ran for state office last year is suing Assemblyman Mike Gipson over a graphic, photo-shopped image distributed in the final week of the campaign last November. In the lawsuit filed Wednesday, Prophet Walker claims Gipson defamed his character and violated state Election Code when he created a false image of Walker wearing a black hoodie and pointing a gun at the camera.

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  17. L.A. Harbor Commissioner Patricia Castellanos honored for community achievementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | The Daily Breeze

    Los Angeles Harbor Commissioner Patricia Castellanos of Wilmington was honored Friday as the 15th District's Woman of Achievement by the Los Angeles City Council. City Councilman Joe Buscaino selected Castellanos for the honor, which is given to individuals selected from each of the council's 15 districts for contributions to community service.

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  18. Prophet Walker files lawsuit against Assemblyman Mike Gipson for libel, violating Election CodeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | The Daily Breeze

    An ex-con turned engineer who ran for state office last year is suing Assemblyman Mike Gipson over a graphic, photo-shopped image distributed in the final week of the campaign last November. In the lawsuit filed Wednesday, Prophet Walker claims Gipson defamed his character and violated state Election Code when he created a false image of Walker wearing a black hoodie and pointing a gun at the camera.

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  19. Mother hit by car in San Pedro remains critical; driver identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | The Daily Breeze

    A 43-year-old mother struck by a car outside Barton Hill Elementary School remained in critical condition Tuesday as detectives worked to file a criminal case against the driver, police said. Police on Tuesday identified the motorist who was allegedly driving under the influence of drugs when he caused a crash that resulted in the woman's injuries.

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  20. Has San Pedroa s waterfront Red Car reached the end of the line?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | The Daily Breeze

    San Pedro's charming waterfront Red Car rail trolley took years of planning, design and construction delays - and $10 million - to finally become a reality along the waterfront 12 years ago. The trolley is set to go dark for 18 months, beginning in late September, to make way for the needed realignment of Sampson Way leading into Ports O' Call Village.

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