Wednesday morning report, March 30

Five things to know this Wednesday morning: 

1.) The oldest operating McDonald's is getting a fresh coat of paint.

2.) The Exchange Club Family Support Center, a Downey-based agency that works to stop child abuse, is hosting a 25th anniversary celebration this Friday starting at 6 p.m. in the Rio Hondo Event Center. 

Tickets are $75, and there will be live and silent auctions. For tickets, go to

3.) Fresh Griller, a new restaurant at the Promenade, is now hiring. A hiring tent is located outside the restaurant, or apply online

4.) Joseph's Bar and Grill is hosting "Cocktails & Celebs" tonight from 7-10 p.m. Model and actor Ray Diaz is scheduled to appear, as is Latin pop singer Roxy Amezquita

5.) The Downey Police Department is warning residents about IRS phone scams. 

"Scammers prey on victims by saying they owe the IRS money. They insist victims pay immediately through a pre-loaded credit card or wire transfer to avoid arrest, deportation or suspension of driver’s or business license."