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Commerce Councilmember Abusing  City’s Vehicle Use Policy

Commerce Councilmember Abusing City’s Vehicle Use Policy

Follow By Brian Hews In May of 2012, the City Council passed a car policy that was very specific, stipulating that the cars could only be used for…

Norwalk City Council Studies RV’s Parked on Streets

Norwalk City Council Studies RV’s Parked on Streets

Follow By Pete Parker The Norwalk City Council held a study session before its council meeting on Tuesday night to review parking restriction policies for commercial and recreational…

Lakewood Sheriff’s Issue Warning about Possible Large Plastic Bag Bombs

Follow By Randy Economy Officials with the Lakewood Sheriff’s Station issued a warning to residents in the area on Wednesday about an investigation that has been launched regarding…

Haroon Claims Assessor Noguez Has Collected $553,000 While on ‘Paid Leave’

Haroon Claims Assessor Noguez Has Collected $553,000 While on ‘Paid Leave’

Follow   Mon May 5, 2014, 2:17 p.m. By Randy Economy and Brian Hews Omar Haroon, a candidate for Los Angeles County Assessor is claiming that indicted Assessor…

Central Basin Water District Director Roybal Violates Teacher Jail Policy Once Again

Central Basin Water District Director Roybal Violates Teacher Jail Policy Once Again

Follow   He Attends Monday’s Meeting To Avoid Excessive Central Basin Meeting Absences In Order To Keep His Elected Position. By Randy Economy Central Basin Municipal Water District…

George Karavolos Case: Pico Rivera Man Maintains Innocence; Claims he was Beaten by Deputies

George Karavolos Case: Pico Rivera Man Maintains Innocence; Claims he was Beaten by Deputies

Follow                       By Brian Hews, Randy Economy and Pete Parker Editor’s Note: This is Part 2 of an…

La Palma Police Seek Public’s Help in Identifying Residential Burglary Suspects

Follow La Palma Police are investigating a residential burglary that took place in the 5300 block of Athens Circle on Monday, April 29, 2014, at around 7:30 a.m.…

Fire Breaks Out Off Jamboree From University to MacArthur in OC

Follow This is Breaking News. A fire has broken out in Orange County on Wednesday afternoon prompting the Newport Beach Police Department to send out an advisory to…

Etiwanda Fire: You Tube Lights Up With Videos of Fire in Rancho Cucamonga Area

Follow By Randy Economy LIVE FEED VIA NBC LA! At least 800 acres have burned in a wild fire located north of Rancho Cucamonga in the Etiwanda area…

Listen To Donald Sterling’s Racist Comments; Chris Paul, NAACP, Kevin Johnson Issue Harsh Statements

Follow By Randy Economy Hews Media Group-Community Newspaper is publishing the outlandish comments by Los Angeles Clipper owner Donald Sterling. NBA Commissioner Adam Silver will be speaking to…

Ocean Boulevard Suspect Shot, Killed in Long Beach After Robbery, Pursuit

Follow 11:11 p.m. UPDATE: A video of the fatal shooting has been captured via a cell phone by a Long Beach resident and the video has been obtained…

Cerritos Resident Marisa Malin, 73, Mother-in-Law of Artesia Councilman, Identified As Victim in Farrell’s Accident

Follow By Randy Economy Marisa Malin, a 73-year old resident of Cerritos has been identified as the person who was killed when an SUV drove into a crowd…

SAGE LEE: 15 Year Old Girl From Downey Goes Missing

Follow This is Breaking News. A teenage girl from Downey has gone missing and members of the community are being asked to help located her. Sage Lee, a…

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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…

Guerra, Mendoza, Havice, Perez, Arvizu Square Off in Senate Debate

Guerra, Mendoza, Havice, Perez, Arvizu Square Off in Senate Debate

Follow By Tammye McDuff The League of Women Voters of Whittier was host to a…

Commerce Councilmember Abusing City’s Vehicle Use Policy

Commerce Councilmember Abusing  City’s Vehicle Use Policy

Follow By Brian Hews In May of 2012, the City Council passed a car policy…

Norwalk City Council Studies RV’s Parked on Streets

Norwalk City Council Studies RV’s Parked on Streets

Follow By Pete Parker The Norwalk City Council held a study session before its council…

ABC School Board Adopts New District Voting Plan 

ABC School Board Adopts New District Voting Plan 

Follow By Randy Economy The ABC School Board voted to adopt a new district-voting plan…

Downey Emerges From Aerospace Legacy

Downey Emerges From Aerospace Legacy

Follow By Tammye McDuff The city of Downey has long been known as the birthplace…

Review: ‘Water & Power’ Film Leaves Critics Electrified

Review: ‘Water & Power’ Film Leaves Critics Electrified

Follow By Tammye McDuff Hews Media Group received an exclusive opportunity to interview Edward James…

Norwalk Sets Recycling of E-Waste, Documents, Oil Filters

Follow By Randy Economy With the summer season just around the corner, officials at Norwalk…

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®…

SAN GABRIEL VALLEY LEAGUE SOFTBALL Gahr squanders chance for rare season-series sweep over Warren

Follow By Loren Kopff DOWNEY-The last time a Gahr High School softball team swept Warren…

Cameron, Iseri clicking on all friendly cylinders for Lady Dons softball

Cameron, Iseri clicking on all friendly cylinders for Lady Dons softball

Follow   By Loren Kopff   They have different last names and they have their…

Lakewood Sheriff’s Issue Warning about Possible Large Plastic Bag Bombs

Follow By Randy Economy Officials with the Lakewood Sheriff’s Station issued a warning to residents…

Local Norwalk Band ‘Watch for Horses’ Gallops to #1 Hit on KROQ-FM   

Local Norwalk Band ‘Watch for Horses’ Gallops to #1 Hit on KROQ-FM   

Follow                       By Peter Parker…

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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…