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Books up for auction

DOWNEY – The Friends of the Downey City Library holds monthly silent book auctions in order to raise money to help support the various programs of our local […]

Christian club meeting

DOWNEY – “Honor Our Veterans” is the theme of the Downey Christian Women’s Club next meeting, Nov. 12, at Los Amigos Country Club. The Patriotic Honor Guard Riders […]

Military presentation at library

DOWNEY – Students ages 9-11 are invited to the Downey City Library this Thursday, Oct. 23, to hear a presentation from Ross Moore about military service. Moore’s presentation […]

Lawyer to speak on elder law

DOWNEY – Attorney Brooks Travis will give an overview of elder law at a free presentation Wednesday, Oct. 22, at the Barbara J. Riley Center. The public is […]

Job’s Daughters plans ‘quartermania’ fundraiser

DOWNEY – Job’s Daughters of Downey will have a “quartermania” and luncheon fundraiser with shopping boutique on Saturday, Nov. 8. Quartermanie is a cross between a raffle and […]

Volunteers needed for Thanksgiving meal

DOWNEY– Breath of God Christian Fellowship, in conjunction with the Aggressive Community Training and Services Foundation, will host its 25th Thanksgiving outreach dinner on Saturday, Nov. 8, at […]

Su Casa celebrating 35 years

ARTESIA – Su Casa – Ending Domestic Violence will hold its 35th Anniversary Gala on Sunday, Oct. 26, at the Artesia DES Portuguese Hall at 5 p.m. Cost […]

Art of Rancho exhibit Nov. 5

DOWNEY – The 18th annual Art of Rancho exhibition will take place Wednesday, Nov. 5, from 6-9 p.m. in Room 1150 of the Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation […]

Date set for 5K run

DOWNEY – Save the date: the third annual Healthy Downey 5K run/walk will take place Saturday, April 18. The run is a fundraiser for the TLC Family Resource […]

Networking mixer at Embassy Suites

DOWNEY – A multi-chamber networking event is scheduled for Tuesday, Oct. 28 from 5-7 p.m. at the Embassy Suites in Downey. Admission is free to chamber members who […]

E-waste collection at Warren High

DOWNEY – Warren High School will host an electronic waste collection event this Saturday, Oct. 18, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Acceptable items for disposal include computer […]

Library marks Character Counts Week

DOWNEY – The Downey City Library will celebrate “Character Counts Week” in Downey by hosting preschool and bilingual story times Tuesday, Oct. 21, and Wednesday, Oct. 22, from […]

City launches online business tool

DOWNEY – The city of Downey has announced the launch of a new online tool for local businesses and entrepreneurs that allows access to local, state and federal […]

Jim and Lorraine Stevens recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. They have lived in Downey 46 years.
Stevens’ celebrate 50 years

DOWNEY – Mr. and Mrs. Jim Stevens, who live in Downey, were honored at a golden wedding anniversary hosted recently by their daughters, Karen Dagerman and Jennifer Regan. […]

Choir performance for seniors

DOWNEY – The Bellflower Civic Chorus will perform at the Barbara J. Riley Center on Monday, Nov. 3, at 3:45 p.m. The chorus will perform selections from “Guys […]

Downey historian is guest speaker

DOWNEY – Lifelong Downey resident Larry Latimer will be the guest speaker at the Oct. 23 meeting of the Downey Historical Society. The meeting begins at 7:30 p.m. […]

St. Pius schedules open houses

DOWNEY – St. Pius X-St. Matthias Academy has scheduled a series of open houses where members of the public can receive campus tours, meet faculty and staff, and […]

Downey law firm adds attorneys

DOWNEY – Downey-based law firm Tredway Lumsdaine & Doyle LLP (TLD) recently announced the addition of two attorneys to its organization. Eugene Siegel, a Downey family law practitioner, […]

Columbia Astronomers meet Saturday

DOWNEY– The Columbia Astronomers club will meet this Saturday, Oct. 18, at 7 p.m. at the Columbia Memorial Space Center. Cost is $2 for non-members of the astronomers […]

Melissa Boggs will wed Donald Carroll, Jr.

Melissa Boggs, daughter of Garth and Cathy Boggs of Downey, and Donald Carroll, Jr., son of Donald Carroll, Sr. and Melanie Rhicard, were married a year ago on […]