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November 9, 2018 La Mirada Lamplighter eNewspaper

November 9, 2018 La Mirada Lamplighter eNewspaper

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Passings: Bellflower Council Member Ron Schnablegger

Passings: Bellflower Council Member Ron Schnablegger

City Council Member Joseph Ronald “Ron” Schnablegger peacefully passed on October 30, 2018. Mr. Schnablegger was 62 years old. Mr. Schnablegger grew up in the City of Bellflower,…

HOLIDAY TOY AND FOOD FOR LA MIRADA FAMILIES

HOLIDAY TOY AND FOOD FOR LA MIRADA FAMILIES

HOLIDAY TOY AND FOOD FOR LA MIRADA FAMILIES The community is encouraged to spread holiday cheer to those in need during the holiday season by participating in La Mirada’s…

LA MIRADA HS YOUTH IN GOVERNMENT PROGRAM

LA MIRADA HS YOUTH IN GOVERNMENT PROGRAM

Youth in Government participants attending the October 23rd Council meeting and had an opportunity to meet their counterparts. This  year’s  participants  are  Yvonne  Chen,  Benjamin  Coronado,  Freddy  Cortes, …

Phantom Projects Theatre Group Announces PAY WHAT YOU WILL Day

Phantom Projects Theatre Group Announces PAY WHAT YOU WILL Day

Staff Report La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts wants no patron to be discouraged over theater prices, so for the 2018 / 2019 season Phantom Projects offers…

LA MIRADA OFFERS RING.COM HOME SECURITY RESIDENTIAL REBATE PROGRAM

LA MIRADA OFFERS RING.COM HOME SECURITY RESIDENTIAL REBATE PROGRAM

  STAFF REPORT The La Mirada City Council recently approved a partnership with the home security company Ring to implement a rebate program for La Mirada residents. The…

Deputy Involved Shooting in Pico Rivera, Suspect Shot Dead

Deputy Involved Shooting in Pico Rivera, Suspect Shot Dead

  Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Homicide detectives are continuing their investigation into the circumstances surrounding a deputy involved shooting that occurred on Thursday, July 19, 2018, near…

Josie Hernandez of Moffitt ES in the Norwalk-La Mirada School District Named Top District Teacher

Josie Hernandez of Moffitt ES in the Norwalk-La Mirada School District Named Top District Teacher

Hernandez is a kindergarten teacher at Moffitt Elementary School in Norwalk.   Educator Honored for 25 Years of Classroom Experience NORWALK, Calif. (June 11, 2018) — Josie Hernandez,…

La Mirada Residents Act Quickly After Detecting Natural Gas Leak on Oxford Near Imperial

La Mirada Residents Act Quickly After Detecting Natural Gas Leak on Oxford Near Imperial

  Gas Company trucks and equipment on Oxford Dr. in La Mirada.       BY BRIAN HEWS La Mirada residents are reporting a major gas leak that…

June 8, 2018 La Mirada Lamplighter eNewspaper

June 8, 2018 La Mirada Lamplighter eNewspaper

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Welcome to Montebello, Downey: Rodriguez, Saab, and Pacheco Endorse Vanessa Delgado

MONEY? Downey Mayor pro tem Rick Rodriguez, Council-persons Blanca Pacheco and Alex Saab endorsed Democrat Vanessa Delgado. Rodriguez and Saab are Republicans.   HMG-CN OP/ED Welcome to Montebello politics…

City News

Norwalk Sheriff’s Coffee with a Cop: Making a Difference Together

Norwalk Sheriff’s Coffee with a Cop: Making a Difference Together

  Residents are invited to join Public Safety and Sheriff’s Department personnel at our next…

Oct. 29 – Nov. 04 La Mirada Crime Summary

Oct. 29 – Nov. 04 La Mirada Crime Summary

Traffic Feedback Signs The City of La Mirada has installed two traffic feedback signs in…

DARK MONEY : 3,600 SQ. FT. HOME ‘PURCHASED’ BY ASM. CRISTINA GARCIA FOR $170,000 IN 2012 IS NOW WORTH OVER $1 MILLION

DARK MONEY : 3,600 SQ. FT. HOME ‘PURCHASED’ BY ASM. CRISTINA GARCIA FOR $170,000 IN 2012 IS NOW WORTH OVER $1 MILLION

    The 3,600 sq. ft. home in Bell Gardens is a multi-occupancy, seven bedroom,…

2018 ELECTION RESULTS: ABC BOND APPROVED, HAWAIIAN GARDENS GAINS THREE NEW CANDIDATES; MANALO OUT IN ARTESIA 

2018 ELECTION RESULTS: ABC BOND APPROVED, HAWAIIAN GARDENS GAINS THREE NEW CANDIDATES; MANALO OUT IN ARTESIA 

BY BRIAN HEWS It was an interesting night for local politics, with 100% of the vote…

91 FREEWAY WIDENING WILL CLOSE GRIDLEY BRIDGE FOR NINE MONTHS

91 FREEWAY WIDENING WILL CLOSE GRIDLEY BRIDGE FOR NINE MONTHS

BY BRIAN HEWS At last night’s meeting the Cerritos City Council considered the 91 freeway…

A VETERANS DAY MESSAGE FROM LA MIRADA MAYOR LARRY MOWLES

A VETERANS DAY MESSAGE FROM LA MIRADA MAYOR LARRY MOWLES

La Mirada Mayor Larry Mowles Veterans Day is upon us! On this special holiday, I…

VIDEO: Buena Park Council Candidate Sunny Youngsun Park Arrested for Stealing Campaign Signs

VIDEO: Buena Park Council Candidate Sunny Youngsun Park Arrested for Stealing Campaign Signs

  Sunday October 21, 2018 By Brian Hews They call it campaign silly season, where…

HALLOWEEN FUN RETURNS TO THE HISTORICAL NEFF ESTATE

HALLOWEEN FUN RETURNS TO THE HISTORICAL NEFF ESTATE

 La Mirada’s annual Halloweenfest will be held on Wednesday, October 31 from 4:30 to 8…

LA MIRADA THEATER: MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS BEGINS OCT. 19

LA MIRADA THEATER: MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS BEGINS OCT. 19

  Glamorous…Engaging, Entertaining and keeps the audience ENTHRALLED from beginning to end!” – BroadwayWorld La…

Phantom Projects Theatre Group Announces PAY WHAT YOU WILL Day

Phantom Projects Theatre Group Announces PAY WHAT YOU WILL Day

Staff Report La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts wants no patron to be discouraged…

ABCUSD Teacher Accused of Inappropriate Interactions With Student, Mother Alleges Cover-Up

BY BRIAN HEWS Last week the ABC Board got an email as a follow up…

LEE ANN WOMACK: ONE NIGHT ONLY SATURDAY, OCT. 13 LA MIRADA THEATRE FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS

October 2, 2018…La Mirada, Calif…LA MIRADA THEATRE FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS & McCOY RIGBY ENTERTAINMENT (celebrating its 25thSilver…

September 21, 2018 La Mirada Lamplighter eNewspaper

September 21, 2018 La Mirada Lamplighter eNewspaper

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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…