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Friday morning report, Oct. 3

Five things to know this Friday morning:  1.) Housing applications for The View will be available today from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Downey Theatre patio, […]


Thursday morning report, Oct. 2

Five things to know this Thursday morning:  1.) More details are emerging in the shooting death of Bell Gardens Mayor Daniel Crespo. Crespo’s wife, Lyvette, shot the mayor […]


Wednesday morning report, Oct. 1

Five things to know this Wednesday morning:  1.) Bell Gardens mayor Daniel Crespo was shot and killed by his wife yesterday after an apparent domestic dispute, authorities said. […]


Tuesday morning report, Sept. 30

Five things to know this Tuesday morning:  1.) More than 380 pounds of expired or unwanted prescription medication was dropped off at a take-back event Saturday morning at […]


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Monday morning report, Sept. 29

Five things to know this Monday morning:  1.) Bob and Joanne Earl, Joe and Dianne Lumsdaine, and Steve and Darlene Roberson were feted at a Downey YMCA gala […]


Friday morning report, Sept. 26

Five things to know this Friday morning:  1.) The next round of Downey CERT training begins Oct. 4. Classes are held over three consecutive Saturdays at Calvary Chapel […]


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Thursday morning report, Sept. 25

Five things to know this Thursday morning:  1.) Applications for The View, the downtown affordable housing complex, will be available Oct. 3-4 in the Downey Theatre patio area, […]


Wednesday morning report, Sept. 24

Five things to know this Wednesday morning:  1.) At last night’s city council meeting, four out of five council members took turns condemning the DowneyWatchdog.com website, calling it […]


Tuesday morning report, Sept. 23

Five things to know this Tuesday morning:  1.) What does it mean to be Latino? Here is the NBC-4 segment filmed in Downey last week. 2.) Downey resident […]


Monday morning report, Sept. 22

Five things to know this Monday morning:  1.) North Hollywood resident Johnny Hoops has been in line at Dunkin’ Donuts since 9:30 p.m. Friday to become the first customer […]


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Friday morning report, Sept. 19

Five things to know this Friday morning: 1.) The NBC-4 report “What It Means to be Latino” airs this Sunday at 9:30 a.m. and features interviews with several […]


19-year-old woman arrested in fatal stabbing (UPDATED)

A 51-year-0ld Downey man was killed early this morning over a dispute regarding payment for sexual favors, police said. Police responded to an apartment on the 7300 block […]


Thursday morning report, Sept. 18

Five things to know this Thursday morning:  1.) St. John Bosco High School today will be switching on its new solar power facility which has been under construction since […]


Wednesday morning report, Sept. 17

Five things to know this Wednesday morning:  1.) City council candidate Sean Ashton has released the first video of the local campaign season, accusing the city of ignoring […]


Tuesday morning report, Sept. 16

Five things to know this Tuesday morning:  1.) Dunkin’ Donuts will open for business at 10 a.m. next Tuesday, Sept. 23. 2.) The city of Downey is hosting a skate […]


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Monday morning report, Sept. 15

Five things to know this Monday morning:  1.) A suspected drunk driver was arrested Friday night after crashing into another vehicle near Florence Avenue and Old River School […]


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Friday morning report, Sept. 12

Five things to know this Friday morning:  1.) Who is behind DowneyWatchdog.com? The website popped up yesterday and blasts Councilman Mario Guerra as “corrupt” and “nothing but a […]


Thursday morning report, Sept. 11

Five things to know this Thursday morning:  1.) Chick-fil-A officially opens at 6 a.m., and the first 100 people in line will receive free meals for a year. […]


Wednesday morning report, Sept. 10

Five things to know this Wednesday morning:  1.) Staff writer Christian Brown reports that two Downey High School cheerleaders will return to school this week after a car […]


Tuesday morning report, Sept. 9

Five things to know this Tuesday morning:  1.) Gangs Out of Downey is back after its summer break, meeting at 7:30 a.m. in the second floor training room […]