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11 dead, 6 injured in Virginia Beach shooting

11 dead, 6 injured in Virginia Beach shooting

FROM NY DAILY NEWS >At least 11 people were killed and six people injured by a shooter who was shot and killed by police at the city’s Municipal Center…

TREE PEOPLE TO PLANT 11,000 TREES IN LOCAL CITIES 

TREE PEOPLE TO PLANT 11,000 TREES IN LOCAL CITIES 

STAFF REPORT Tree People, an environmental nonprofit organization, will be planting more than 3,000 trees along the City’s streets and parks. The work is part of a larger…

LOCAL REAL ESTATE MARKET UPDATE FOR APRIL 2019

LOCAL REAL ESTATE MARKET UPDATE FOR APRIL 2019

BY TAMMYE MCDUFF Los Angeles County’s Gateway Cities cover a stretch of land along the southeast edge of the County, bordering Orange County. The diverse collection of 27…

May 10, 2019 La Mirada Lamplighter eNewspaper

May 10, 2019 La Mirada Lamplighter eNewspaper

Greetings! Click on image to view in full-screen. Thanks for reading Southern California’s Community Newspaper.™…

April 29 – May 05, 2019 La Mirada Crime Summary

April 29 – May 05, 2019 La Mirada Crime Summary

Notable Arrests A named suspect was arrested near the intersection of Rosecrans Ave. and Stanton Ave in connection to an assault with a deadly weapon incident that was…

“Love La Mirada” Day of Service May 4

The fourth annual “Love La Mirada” Day of Service event will be held on Saturday, May 4 from 8 a.m. to noon. Opportunities to participate in a variety…

April 22- April 28, 2019 La Mirada Crime Summary

April 22- April 28, 2019 La Mirada Crime Summary

Notable Arrests • The La Mirada Detectives identified two suspects who were involved in a grand theft of nicotine gum that occurred in late December on the 14800 block of…

LA MIRADA RESIDENT RECOGNIZED FOR 90TH BIRTHDAY MILESTONE

LA MIRADA RESIDENT RECOGNIZED FOR 90TH BIRTHDAY MILESTONE

LA MIRADA MAYOR (at the time) Larry Mowles recognized long-time city resident Peggy Roman for her 90th birthday milestone.   The La Mirada City Council recognized long-time city…

DE RUSE MAYOR, LEWIS MAYOR PRO TEM IN LA MIRADA

DE RUSE MAYOR, LEWIS MAYOR PRO TEM IN LA MIRADA

  COUNCIL TRANSITION: La Mirada City Council: (l-r) Councilmember Andrew Sarega, Councilmember Larry Mowles, Mayor Steve De Ruse, Mayor Pro Tem John Lewis, and Councilmember Ed Eng. Story…

1,000 CONDOS, 300 ROOM LUXURY HOTEL PROPOSED IN LA PALMA

  BY BRIAN HEWS HMG-LCCN has learned that La Palma has signed an exclusive negotiation agreement with Eight88 Hospitality, the Mission Viejo-based developer whose manages several hotels and…

Mar. 4-10, 2019 La Mirada Crime Summary

Mar. 4-10, 2019 La Mirada Crime Summary

Notable Arrests Two suspects were arrested by the La Mirada Special Assignment Team for carrying a concealed dirk/dagger during a proactive stop of a suspicious person. Seven suspects…

JOIN LA MIRADA’S BUSINESS WATCH PROGRAM

The City of La Mirada remains committed to maintaining public safety as the City’s highest priority.  The La Mirada Public Safety Team works proactively with local businesses to…

ROTARY’S ‘CLOTHES FOR KIDS’ PROJECT HELPS LA MIRADA CHILDREN IN NEED

ROTARY’S ‘CLOTHES FOR KIDS’ PROJECT HELPS LA MIRADA CHILDREN IN NEED

ROTARY’S Clothes for Kids project provided some $125 in warm clothing for the winter months for each of the 37 participating children.        STAFF REPORT Dozens…

City News

LA MIRADA’S YEAR-OVER-YEAR CRIME RATE DROPS 10%

LA MIRADA’S YEAR-OVER-YEAR CRIME RATE DROPS 10%

STAFF REPORT City of La Mirada remains committed to keeping public safety as its highest…

May 31, 2019 La Mirada Lamplighter eNewspaper

May 31, 2019  La Mirada Lamplighter eNewspaper

[current_date] Greetings! Click on image to view, then click box on lower right to view…

Suspect taken into custody after high-speed chase ends outside Commerce Casino

Suspect taken into custody after high-speed chase ends outside Commerce Casino

FROM ABC   COMMERCE, Calif. (KABC) — A felony warrant suspect was taken into custody…

Man Found Hanged to Death at Concordia Lutheran Church and Preschool in Cerritos

  BY BRIAN HEWS Hews Media Group-Los Cerritos Community News has learned that a man…

Norwalk Local Law Enforcement Arrest Two Suspects for Furnishing Alcohol to Minors

Norwalk Local Law Enforcement Arrest Two Suspects for Furnishing Alcohol to Minors

The City of Norwalk is conducting the compliance checks to reduce the availability of alcohol…

One Year-Old Baby Found Dead Behind Funeraria del Angel Mortuary in Bellflower

STAFF REPORT Deputies are  investigating the death of an infant girl who was found in…

LA MIRADA GETS ITS FIRST CHICK-FIL-A

LA MIRADA GETS ITS FIRST CHICK-FIL-A

PACKED HOUSE  from (l-r) Terry and Richard Trujillo, La Mirada Mayor Pro Tem John Lewis,…

May 24, 2019 La Mirada Lamplighter eNewspaper

May 24, 2019 La Mirada Lamplighter eNewspaper

[current_date] Greetings! Click on image to view, then click box on lower right to view…

May 13-19, 2019 La Mirada Crime Summary

May 13-19, 2019 La Mirada Crime Summary

Keep Your Home Safe During Fumigation   Residential burglaries are a crime of opportunity.  The…

May 6-12, 2019 La Mirada Crime Summary

May 6-12, 2019 La Mirada Crime Summary

Notable Arrests Eight suspects were arrested throughout La Mirada for various warrants and narcotics violations.…

May 10, 2019 La Mirada Lamplighter eNewspaper

May 10, 2019 La Mirada Lamplighter eNewspaper

Greetings! Click on image to view in full-screen. Thanks for reading Southern California’s Community Newspaper.™…

Cerritos Resident Gurpreet Singh Shot and Killed Last Night in Downey Liquor Store Robbery

Cerritos Resident Gurpreet Singh Shot and Killed Last Night in Downey Liquor Store Robbery

[current_date] BY BRIAN HEWS HMG-LCCN has confirmed with Downey Police that the man shot at…

La Mirada Crime Summary April 15 – April 21, 2019

La Mirada Crime Summary April 15 – April 21, 2019

Notable Arrests • A suspect was arrested for possession of a controlled substance for sales near…

Sports

WEEK 9 FOOTBALL Artesia stays alive for possible postseason bid in high-scoring affair with Cerritos

By Loren Kopff @LorenKopff on Twitter The only thing missing from Artesia High’s homecoming football game against Cerritos High last Friday night was the scoreboard at Atkins Stadium…

WEEK EIGHT FOOTBALL Norwalk spreads the wealth around with punishing ground game, roughs up Cerritos

By Loren Kopff @LorenKopff on Twitter It’s never too early to look ahead to the future and the Norwalk High football team showed Cerritos High that it can…

WEEK 8 FOOTBALL Bernard, Hawk power Gahr to wild fourth quarter rally against Warren

WEEK 8 FOOTBALL Bernard, Hawk power Gahr to wild fourth quarter rally against Warren

  By Loren Kopff @LorenKopff on Twitter In the first half of Gahr High’s pivotal San Gabriel Valley League football game with Warren High, the host Gladiators missed…

Artesia Punishers 18-U team captures championship while two others finishes as runners-up

Artesia Punishers 18-U team captures championship while two others finishes as runners-up

  By Loren Kopff @LorenKopff on Twitter FONTANA-The Artesia Punishers travel softball program was well-represented in the 2017 West Coast American Fastpitch Association Nationals with five teams vying…

AMATEUR SOFTBALL ASSOCIATION ‘B’ STATE CHAMPIONSHIP TOURNAMENT Cerritos 10-Under All-Stars unable to weather the hot conditions, go two and out

By Loren Kopff @LorenKopff on Twitter LANCASTER-The Amateur Softball Association ‘B’ State Championship Tournament has been held in Lancaster and nearby Palmdale for many years. While it tends…

Artesia Punishers president, manager looks back on program’s lone National Championship

By Loren Kopff @LorenKopff on Twitter It has been a decade since the Artesia Punishers 18-Under travel softball team won the USA/Amateur Softball Association 18-Under ‘A’ National Championship,…

Health

Living Landscapes Help California Homeowners Protect Property from Wildfires

By Kris Kiser, Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (OPEI) California is undergoing a brutal fire season, and sadly, reports say it’s only…

Leapfrog: Lakewood Regional Medical Center Receives High Rankings in Patient Safety

By Brian Hews The doctors, nurses, and administrative staff at Lakewood Regional Medical Center have a lot to be proud of…

PIH Health Named One of the Nation’s 100 Top Hospitals by Truven Health Analytics

Whittier  – PIH Health was recently named one of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals® for the second consecutive year by Truven…

Study Suggests ‘Dirty Air’ Clogging Southeast LA County Cities

Study Suggests ‘Dirty Air’ Clogging Southeast LA County Cities

By Pete Parker and Randy Economy A statewide census map has been released by the California Environmental Protection Agency (CEAP) to…

Downey Mayor Vasquez Presents ‘Healthy Heart’ Award to Brookfield Rehabs David Howell

Downey Mayor Vasquez Presents ‘Healthy Heart’ Award to Brookfield Rehabs David Howell

By Tammye McDuff Mayor Fernando Vasquez continues with Healthy Downey, recognizing those individuals or businesses committed to improving the lives of…