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The “Moth Man” at Point Pleasant, West Virginia

Daniel and Robin visited family and the “Moth Man” at Point Pleasant, West Virginia.   ********** Published: May 21, 2015 – Volume 14 – Issue 06

Keller Williams associates participate in the company’s RED Day

  Keller Williams associates in Downey took the day off last Thursday to participate in the company’s RED Day, an annual day of service to the community. Associates […]

Boys & Girls Club golf tournament May 29

DOWNEY – The Rio Hondo Boys and Girls Club will host its annual Golf Classic at the Rio Hondo Golf Club on May 29. Foursomes and sponsorships are […]

Relay for Life website now live

DOWNEY − The Downey Relay for Life website is now live at, where residents can make online donations or sign up for the 24-hour fundraiser taking place […]

Yesenia Martinez graduates basic training

DOWNEY – Air Force Reserve Airman Yesenia M. Martinez graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week […]

NLMUSD expanding Head Start preschool to include pregnant mothers

NORWALK – Norwalk-La Mirada is expanding its early childhood education program to include a home-based service for up to 103 families, including pregnant mothers and children from newborns […]

Kiwanis of Downey and Downey Kiwanis Foundation donates to Downey’s Special Olympics

Kiwanis of Downey and Downey Kiwanis Foundation were recognized at last week’s City Council meeting for donating $1,000 towards Downey’s Special Olympics host town program.   ********** Published: […]

Church opens ‘healing room’

DOWNEY – Desert Reign Church has opened a “Healing Room” where members of the public can receive prayer for healing and other concerns. The room is open to […]

Nicole Hale graduates from California State University, Dominguez Hills

Mr. and Mrs. Hale are proud to announce the graduation of their daughter, Nicole Hale, from California State University, Dominguez Hills. Nicole received a Bachelor’s of Arts in […]

‘Healer’ charged with sexual assault

PICO RIVERA – A 32-year-old Pico Rivera man who identified himself as a “healer” was charged Tuesday with sexual assault. At Tuesday’s arraignment, Claudio Rafael Gonzales pleaded not […]

5K at Rancho hospital this Saturday

DOWNEY – “Roll Around the Ranch,” a 5K, 1K and kid’s run for people of all abilities, takes place Saturday, May 16, starting at 9:30 a.m. On-site registration […]

Middle school art at the Stay Gallery

  Stay Gallery recently hosted an exhibit of middle school art, with more than 120 pieces on display from Doty, Griffiths, Stauffer and Sussman middle schools. The projects […]

Downey High hosting ‘Future Viking Night’ for new students

DOWNEY – Downey High is hosting “Future Viking Night” for future and prospective students May 20 at 5:30 p.m. All departments and Career Technical Education will host demonstrations […]

Crime Report

Thursday, April 30 At 4:00 a.m., a Downey patrol officer was driving in the area of Bellflower and Stewart & Gray when he saw a vehicle that was […]

Assistance League of Downey gets new members

Julie Garcia, left, and Lupe Rodriguez, right, are the newest members to join the Assistance League of Downey. They are pictured with membership chairman Willellyn McFarland. Anyone interested […]

Students band fundraiser Saturday

DOWNEY – The bands of Warren High, Stauffer Middle School and Griffiths Middle School perform at a “Cow-A-Banda” fundraiser this Saturday, May 16, from 12-4 p.m. on the […]

Downey Association of Realtors

The Downey Association of Realtors donated $10,000 to the city of Downey to help host the Special Olympics World Games athletes arriving this summer from Ireland. Downey realtors […]

Kelley Roberts is guest speaker

DOWNEY – Kelley Roberts of the Downey Rose Float Association will be guest speaker at the May 20 meeting of the American Business Women’s Association. The dinner meeting […]

Analaura Amezquita
Whittier freshman organizes school’s first Mud Run

WHITTIER – Whittier High School freshman Analaura Amezquita is the top ranked student in her class and is the only ninth-grader taking two Advanced Placement classes and honors […]

Library’s May auction items

DOWNEY – The Friends of the Downey City Library holds monthly silent auctions to raise money for library programs. May’s auction items include: “The Greatest Weddings of All […]