Youth service award seeks nominees

DOWNEY - Applications are now being accepted for the next installment of the Downey Youth Service Award, which honors students in grades K-12 who are active in community service.Winners will receive a gift certificate from Stonewood Center at a recognition dinner Dec. 2 at the Rio Hondo Event Center. Applications are available in school offices. Entries must be postmarked no later than Nov. 22 and mailed to The Downey Patriot, Attn: Eric Pierce, 8301 E. Florence Ave., Suite 100, Downey, CA 90240. Entries can also be e-mailed to or

********** Published: November 18, 2010 - Volume 9 - Issue 31