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EXCLUSIVE: VIDEO SHOWS CENTRAL BASIN DIRECTOR LETICIA VASQUEZ LIVES OUTSIDE DISTRICT

EXCLUSIVE: VIDEO SHOWS CENTRAL BASIN DIRECTOR LETICIA VASQUEZ LIVES OUTSIDE DISTRICT

Follow Editor’s Note: Video is at end of story.     By Brian Hews Hews Media Group-Community News has received a surveillance video providing strong evidence that Central…

ROTARY CLUB OF LA MIRADA PLANS PROJECTS AND ACTIVITIES

Follow A busy schedule of activities is being planned for the coming year by the Rotary Club of La Mirada, according to President Zurich Lewis. “Rotary plans to…

La Mirada Councilman Sarega Files Questionable Lawsuit in an Attempt to Financially Injure Lamplighter Newspaper

La Mirada Councilman Sarega Files Questionable Lawsuit in an Attempt to Financially Injure Lamplighter Newspaper

Follow     Sarega files lawsuit in “Pro Per” representing himself and paying nothing in legal fees. By Brian Hews La Mirada Councilman Andrew Sarega has filed a…

GOODWILL’S EDGAR AND JAMES OPENS JULY 14

GOODWILL’S EDGAR AND JAMES OPENS JULY 14

Follow   Goodwill’s new concept store – Edgar & James, A Curated Collection By Goodwill – is opening its doors in Bixby Knolls July 14. Edgar & James,…

Residents Urged to Take Precautions as More WNV Activity is Detected

Follow West Nile found in La Mirada,  Artesia, and Whittier. The Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District (GLACVCD) received confirmation of West Nile virus (WNV) in four…

SHOP AMAZON & HELP SHARE HOPE USA

SHOP AMAZON & HELP SHARE HOPE USA

Follow   By Tammye McDuff Share Hope USA, the organization founded by 10 year old Symond Boschetto has just partnered with mega giant Amazon as part of their…

$593 MILLION IN FUNDING APPROVED FOR CA TRANS SYSTEM

Follow Continuing the push to rebuild and maintain California’s infrastructure, the California Transportation Commission (CTC) has allocated nearly $593 million to 124 transportation projects that will alleviate traffic…

BELLFLOWER CANNABIS WORKSHOP JULY 26TH

Follow By Tammye McDuff The Bellflower City Council will hold their second scheduled Cannabis Workshop, July 26th. This meeting is a continued public workshop to consider various policy…

OC FAIR FOOD IS BIGGER AND CRAZIER THAN EVER BEFORE

Follow COSTA MESA – You can feel the anticipation growing every summer in Orange County. The waiting is intense. The Ferris wheel goes up and mouths start to…

Lakewood’s Bolivar Park Outfitted With Innovative Reservoir System

Follow   By Tammye McDuff Efforts to build an environmentally conscious water conservation project continues at Bolivar Park as work crews have been proceeding at full speed for…

May 26, 2017 La Mirada Lamplighter eNewspaper

May 26, 2017 La Mirada Lamplighter eNewspaper

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May 19, 2017 La Mirada Lamplighter eNewspaper

May 19, 2017 La Mirada Lamplighter eNewspaper

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La Mirada Councilman Andrew Sarega and His Dad Ion Harassing Lamplighter Publisher

La Mirada Councilman Andrew Sarega and His Dad Ion Harassing Lamplighter Publisher

Follow   Staff Report Evidently, the series of investigative articles published in the Lamplighter pertaining to La Mirada Councilman Andrew Sarega have hit a nerve. The series triggered…

City News

EXCLUSIVE: VIDEO SHOWS CENTRAL BASIN DIRECTOR LETICIA VASQUEZ LIVES OUTSIDE DISTRICT

EXCLUSIVE: VIDEO SHOWS CENTRAL BASIN DIRECTOR LETICIA VASQUEZ LIVES OUTSIDE DISTRICT

Follow Editor’s Note: Video is at end of story.     By Brian Hews Hews…

Gubernatorial Candidate Chiang Held Fundraiser at Home of Former Los Angeles Planning Commissioner Steve Carmona

Gubernatorial Candidate Chiang Held Fundraiser at Home of Former Los Angeles Planning Commissioner Steve Carmona

Follow     By Brian Hews Hews Media Group-Community News has exclusively learned that John…

La Mirada Councilman Sarega Files Questionable Lawsuit in an Attempt to Financially Injure Lamplighter Newspaper

La Mirada Councilman Sarega Files Questionable Lawsuit in an Attempt to Financially Injure Lamplighter Newspaper

Follow     Sarega files lawsuit in “Pro Per” representing himself and paying nothing in…

LONG-TIME LAKEWOOD CITY MANAGER HOWARD CHAMBERS RETIRES

LONG-TIME LAKEWOOD CITY MANAGER HOWARD CHAMBERS RETIRES

Follow   By Tammye McDuff Long time Lakewood City Manager, Howard Chambers will be retiring…

‘CRIMINAL MARKS’

‘CRIMINAL MARKS’

Follow   By Tammye McDuff My husband and I live in a modest three bedroom…

NEW PUBLIC ART IN DOWNEY AT FIRESTONE & PARAMOUNT

NEW PUBLIC ART IN DOWNEY AT FIRESTONE & PARAMOUNT

Follow   New public art will be installed  at the intersection of Firestone and Paramount…

Silent Bandit Sought After Robbery Attempt at La Mirada’s Bank of the West

Silent Bandit Sought After Robbery Attempt at La Mirada’s Bank of the West

Follow   LA MIRADA — A serial bank robber who has been tagged as the…

Cerritos Council Increases Tree Trimming Budget, Solanki Votes to Cut Crossing Guard Funding

Follow By Brian Hews At last months Cerritos City Council meeting, the council approved the…

DIRTY ELECTION: La Mirada Councilman Andrew Sarega Has Additional Connections to Independent Expenditure Committee

DIRTY ELECTION: La Mirada Councilman Andrew Sarega Has Additional Connections to Independent Expenditure Committee

Follow   By Brian Hews Hews Media Group-Community News has obtained documents that strongly indicate…

LBS FINANCIAL CREDIT UNION AWARDS $18,000 IN SCHOLARSHIPS TO LOCAL HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS

Follow     At the close of the 2017 school year, LBS Financial Credit Union…

LA MIRADA COUNCIL ADOPTS CITY BUDGET, SURPLUS OF $8 MILLION

LA MIRADA COUNCIL ADOPTS CITY BUDGET, SURPLUS OF $8 MILLION

Follow By Brian Hews The La Mirada City Council has approved the City’s budget for…

2017 Summer Concerts Under the Stars

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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

Follow   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…

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

Follow 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…

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

Follow 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…

Valley Christian’s Wesley is Gatorade’s National Girls Soccer Player of the Year

Follow   By Loren Kopff @LorenKopff on Twitter The accolades continue to grow for Valley Christian High’s Kennedy Wesley and the latest one is the biggest one thus…

AMATEUR SOFTBALL ASSOCIATION L.A./SOUTH BAY ‘B’ DISTRICT TOURNAMENT Cerritos 10-Under All-Stars move on to state tournament after wild elimination victory

Follow By Loren Kopff @LorenKopff on Twitter LA MIRADA-The Cerritos Girls Softball Association 10-Under All-Stars were one strike away from seeing their summer season come to an end…

SOUTH HUNTINGTON BEACH SURF CITY CLASSIC CGSA All-Stars perform better in second summer tournament

Follow By Loren Kopff @LorenKopff on Twitter HUNTINGTON BEACH-After going a combined 1-10-1 in the San Clemente Memorial Day Tournament, the four Cerritos Girls Softball Association all-star teams…

Health

Living Landscapes Help California Homeowners Protect Property from Wildfires

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

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

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

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

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

Study Suggests ‘Dirty Air’ Clogging Southeast LA County Cities

Study Suggests ‘Dirty Air’ Clogging Southeast LA County Cities

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

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

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

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