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La Mirada Football Booster Club Under Scrutiny by Attorney General

La Mirada Football Booster Club Under Scrutiny by Attorney General

Follow   By Brian Hews For almost 10 years, the La Mirada Football Booster Club, run by Diane Grimajo and La Mirada football coach Mike Moschetti, have taken…

ESPN: NFL’s Ray Rice Suspension Lifted

ESPN: NFL’s Ray Rice Suspension Lifted

Follow Former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice has won his appeal of an indefinite suspension and has been reinstated to the NFL. Rice is now eligible to sign with…

IQAir to Host Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway for La Mirada

IQAir to Host Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway for La Mirada

Follow LA MIRADA, Calif. (Nov. 10, 2014) – IQAir (www.iqair.com) will host a Thanksgiving turkey giveaway in partnership with Maddis Closet, a pediatric cancer foundation. The event will…

Operation Fashion Police: Downtown LA Fashion District Raided by Feds, $65,000,000 Seized, Nine Arrested

Follow Fashion District Store Using ‘Black Market Peso Exchange’ Scheme Allegedly Took Ransom Money for Hostage Being Held and Tortured by Sinaloa Drug Cartel LOS ANGELES – Approximately…

EDITORIAL: Whittier Daily News Reporter Mike Sprague Fabricated Article on Central Basin Director Art Chacon

Follow HMG-CN contacted one of Sprague’s experts who said, “I am extremely upset that Sprague lied to get a quote from me about the Central Basin board vote…

Avel Turks: Suspected Driver Charged in Rolling Gun Battle, Attempted Murder of Police

Follow An 18-year-old man found hiding in a dumpster following Monday’s police pursuit that turned into a rolling gun battle was charged today with multiple counts of attempted…

 NLMUSD Superintendent Ruth Perez Named Deputy Superintendent with Los Angeles Unified School District

 NLMUSD Superintendent Ruth Perez Named Deputy Superintendent with Los Angeles Unified School District

Follow By Randy Economy Dr. Ruth Perez, the popular Superintendent of Schools for the Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School District has accepted the position of Deputy Superintendent with the…

UPDATE: Cerritos College Police Chief Richard Bukowiecki Dead From Suicide; Autopsy Underway

UPDATE: Cerritos College Police Chief Richard Bukowiecki Dead From Suicide; Autopsy Underway

Follow UPDATE: 10:40 a.m. HMG-CN can confirm that Bukowiecki died in Westminster and that members of the Westminster Police Department informed officials at Cerritos College on Monday about…

Nancy Kelly, Legendary Cerritos College Softball Coach Dies

Follow By Randy Economy Nancy Kelly, a legendary coach from Cerritos College passes away on Sunday, Hews Media Group-Community Newspaper has learned. The death of Kelly was confirmed…

BREAKING: Cerritos College Police Chief Richard Bukowiecki Dead From Apparent Suicide

Follow By Randy Economy Hews Media Group-Community Newspaper has learned that the top law enforcement officer at Cerritos College has apparently taken his own life over this past…

August 15 Hews Media Group Community News eNewspaper

August 15 Hews Media Group Community News eNewspaper

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Profanity Laced Lawsuit Filed by Downey Fire Union Targets Mayor, Council, Chief 

Follow By Tammye McDuff  The continuing battle between Downey City officials and members of a labor union representing Downey Fire Fighters has reached a new boiling point when details of a new profanity-laced lawsuit was brought into…

SUBPOENA GATE: HMG-CN Confirms Leaked Central Basin FBI Subpoena Given to MWD Board Was Altered

SUBPOENA GATE: HMG-CN Confirms Leaked Central Basin FBI Subpoena Given to MWD Board Was Altered

Follow By Brian Hews and Randy Economy Hews Media Group-Community News has obtained through a public records request copies of a Central Basin Municipal Water District subpoena given…

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La Mirada Crime Summary Dec. 8 – Dec. 14, 2014

Follow Preventing home fires Did you know that home fires are the leading cause of…

La Mirada Football Booster Club Under Scrutiny by Attorney General

La Mirada Football Booster Club Under Scrutiny by Attorney General

Follow   By Brian Hews For almost 10 years, the La Mirada Football Booster Club,…

Rotary Hosts Shopping Spree

Follow Rotary of La Mirada will be hosting a Shopping Spree on Wednesday, December 10…

BREAKING NEWS: No Candidates File to Run Against Norwalk Incumbents Rodarte, Shryock, or Vernola

BREAKING NEWS: No Candidates File to Run Against Norwalk Incumbents Rodarte, Shryock, or Vernola

Follow By Brian Hews For the first time in its 57-year history, three Norwalk incumbents,…

Man Dies in Solo Crash in La Palma

Man Dies in Solo Crash in La Palma

Follow   By Brian Hews A man died Tuesday night after crashing his car into…

La Mirada Crime Summary Nov. 24 – Nov. 30, 2014

La Mirada Crime Summary Nov. 24 – Nov. 30, 2014

Follow Residential Burglary A residential burglary was reported on the 14300 block of De Alcala…

GUEST OP/ED: Justice Should Be Blind, But In Los Angeles It Is Not!!

GUEST OP/ED: Justice Should Be Blind, But In Los Angeles It Is Not!!

Follow     Editor’s Note: Mr. Robles sent this in to HMG-CN and requested publication.…

Cerritos Crime Summary November 17 – 23, 2014

Cerritos Crime Summary November 17 – 23, 2014

Follow There were 17 Part I felony crimes reported in Cerritos this past week, three…

CIF-SOUTHERN SECTION DIVISION IV WATER POLO FINALS: Cerritos falls to Righetti in another defensive tussle

Follow By Loren Kopff IRVINE-As the Cerritos boys water polo team was preparing to face…

La Mirada Crime Summary Nov. 17 – Nov. 23, 2014

La Mirada Crime Summary Nov. 17 – Nov. 23, 2014

Follow CHP, Local Authorities Step Up Holiday Enforcement The Thanksgiving holiday is a Maximum Enforcement…

La Mirada Neighborhood Watch Meeting -Saturday, Nov. 22

La Mirada Neighborhood Watch Meeting -Saturday, Nov. 22

Follow The Public Safety Team will host a Neighborhood Watch Meeting for residents living in Reporting…

La Mirada Crime Summary Nov. 10 – Nov. 16, 2014

La Mirada Crime Summary Nov. 10 – Nov. 16, 2014

Follow Robbery • A robbery was reported on the 14800 block of Telegraph Rd. A shoplifting suspect who initially…

UPDATE: Bellflower Sheriff’s Use Questionable Search Warrant to Raid and Search House

UPDATE: Bellflower Sheriff’s Use Questionable Search Warrant to Raid and Search House

Follow By Brian Hews  When questioned by HMG– CN, lead investigator in raid becomes angry…

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Endorsement: Elect Steve Keithly For La Mirada City Council

Follow Official Lamplighter Endorsement: Elect Steve Keithly to the La Mirada City Council Elections in La Mirada for city council haven’t been a contact sport, until this year.…

Letters: Fiscal Cliff Threaten California Patient Care

Follow Dear Editor: Largely lost in discussions about the so-called “fiscal cliff” is the immediate and very real threat that drastic spending cuts pose to the health and…

La Mirada Needs More Shopping Choices

Follow Dear Editor: Our family has lived in La Mirada and watched it grow for the past 44 years. In all that time, the only money we’ve spent…

Ebell Club Thanks Lamplighter Publisher

Follow Dear Mr. Hews: The members of La Mirada Ebell Club would like to express their sincere gratitude to the La Mirada Lamplighter for its generous publication of…

Thanks for supporting the Friends of the La Mirada Library

Follow Dear Editor: Just a note of appreciation for the recent articles in the La Mirada Lamplighter about our upcoming FOL Book Sale. Since our sole purpose is…

LM Chamber Bully Tactics

Follow Dear Editor: I started my business here in La Mirada in 2003. I joined the Chamber of commerce shortly thereafter to support the community.  The downturn in…

La Mirada Chamber Executive Director Calls Lamplighter a Bad Idea

La Mirada Chamber Executive Director Calls Lamplighter a Bad Idea

Follow       Dear Editor: I want to go on the record. I think La Mirada having a weekly newspaper that reaches every home in La Mirada…