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Tuesday morning report, April 21

Five things to know this Tuesday morning:  1.) The Promenade at Downey website (promenade-downey.com) is live, and its best feature are four time-lapsed cameras showing construction at the […]


Monday morning report, April 20

Five things to know this Monday morning:  1.) The Downey Conservancy is accepting nominations for local properties that should be designated as Downey landmarks. From the conservancy: “Usually […]


Friday morning report, April 17

Five things to know this Friday afternoon:  1.) A record 69 DUSD students earned medals at the SkillsUSA competition this past weekend in San Diego, including 26 gold […]


Thursday morning report, April 16

Five things to know this Thursday morning:  1.) Approximately 1,650 DUSD fifth graders and their teachers will be bused to the Downey Theatre today where they will be […]


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Wednesday morning report, April 15

Five things to know this Wednesday morning:  1.) Downey residents Elisa and Edward Duran will compete on today’s special episode of “The Price is Right,” airing at 10 a.m. […]


Tuesday morning report, April 14

Five things to know this Tuesday morning: 1.) Downey High grad Isaac Okebiorun, who immigrated to the U.S. from Germany as a teenager and quickly endeared himself to his […]


Monday morning report, April 13

Five things to know this Monday morning:  1.) Three DUSD teachers have been chosen for an education fellowship and will travel abroad this summer. Daniel Kim, an AP […]


Friday morning report, April 10

Five things to know this Friday morning:  1.) A group of Downey residents participating in the third annual Walk Now for Autism on April 18 is hosting a […]


Thursday morning report, April 9

Five things to know this Thursday morning:  1.) The Exchange Club Family Support Center is hosting a fundraiser at the McDonald’s on Paramount Boulevard today from 5-8 p.m. […]


Wednesday morning report, April 8

Five things to know this Wednesday morning:  1.) The Cosmic Car Classic, a car show featuring space age vehicles, is from 6-9 p.m. tonight at Bob’s Big Boy. It’s […]


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Tuesday morning report, April 7

Five things to know this Tuesday morning:  1.) Bobby and Jodi Miller were married recently on the campus of Sussman (formerly South) Middle School, where they first met. […]


Monday morning report, April 6

Five things to know this Monday morning:  1.) You know summer is right around the corner because Downey is hiring for a lifeguard, swim instructor and pool cashier. […]


Friday morning report, April 3

Five things to know this Friday morning: 1.) The Downey Police Department has purchased a portable security system that Downey residents can use when having their homes fumigated. “Occasionally […]


Thursday morning report, April 2

Five things to know this Thursday morning: 1.) The Gracie Barra Jiu Jitsu Gym celebrated its grand opening this past weekend. Located at 8043 2nd St., Suite 101 […]


Wednesday morning report, April 1

Five things to know this Wednesday morning: 1.) West Covina may get a Porto’s Bakery after all. San Gabriel Valley Tribune 2.) Supervisor Don Knabe says “Los Angeles […]


Tuesday morning report, March 31

Five things to know this Tuesday morning:  1.) Light and Life Church is hosting a large job fair today from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., featuring approximately 35 […]


Monday morning report, March 30

Five things to know this Monday morning:  1.) A police pursuit involving an allegedly stolen tanker truck at Paramount Boulevard and Rosecrans Avenue late last night. One person […]


Friday morning report, March 27

Five things to know this Friday morning:  1.) Downey Federal Credit Union donated nearly $6,000 to local non-profits and charities this month, part of its ongoing effort to give […]


Thursday morning report, March 26

Five things to know this Thursday morning:  1.) Charles Daniel Henderson, a Downey resident and retired LAPD detective, was scheduled to be arraigned yesterday on child pornography charges. Henderson […]


Police search for suspects in Rio Hondo Elementary burglary

DOWNEY — Downey police say they are following up on leads after a vandal — or vandals — burglarized Rio Hondo Elementary over the weekend, stealing laptops and […]