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Hometown Hardware to cut ribbon

DOWNEY – Hometown Hardware & Garden will celebrate its impending grand opening Tuesday at noon. The Downey Chamber of Commerce is handling the ribbon-cutting ceremony. The company is […]

Bastards ribbon cutting

DOWNEY – Bastards sports bar opened in time for Memorial Day but will formally celebrate its grand opening with a ribbon cutting ceremony July 3 at noon. The […]

Fantastic Sams opens in mall

DOWNEY – A ribbon-cutting ceremony will be held June 28 at 5 p.m. for a new Fantastic Sams location inside Stonewood Center. The salon is owned by Kim […]

Buffalo Wild Wings opens Monday

DOWNEY – Buffalo Wild Wings will celebrate its grand opening with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Monday at 10 a.m. The restaurant, located at Stonewood Center, offers New York-style chicken […]

Full day of rockets at space center

DOWNEY – The Columbia Memorial Space Center will host a full-day of rocket competitions Saturday starting at 9:45 a.m. There will be four separate rocket competitions, with prizes […]

R&B group performs at Furman

DOWNEY – DW3, an R&B and Latin jazz group, will perform classics by Luther Vandross, Stevie Wonder, Celia Cruz, Eddie Palameri and more when they perform Wednesday at […]

Classic rock band taking stage

DOWNEY – Alter Ego, a classic rock band hailing from Orange County and new to Downey’s summer concert series, will perform a free concert Wednesday at 7 p.m. […]

Fireworks Monday at Downey High

DOWNEY – Fireworks will be erupting over Downey High School on Monday as the city of Downey celebrates Independence Day with a free fireworks show. Residents are invited […]

Downey Street Faire is Saturday

DOWNEY – The Downey Street Faire, the annual community event that brings together hundreds of vendors, antique vehicles and family-friendly entertainment on Brookshire Avenue, attracting thousands of residents, […]

Arts coalition meets Saturday

DOWNEY – Jay Lopez, founder of the Downtown L.A. Art Walk and an “established arts and culture consultant,” will meet with the Downey Arts Coalition on April 30 […]

Film series ends Sunday

DOWNEY – Tickets are on sale for the final installment of the 2011 Travel Film Series at Downey High School, a 1 1/2-hour presentation of “East African Safari,” […]

Casino night fundraiser for Soroptimist

DOWNEY – Soroptimist International of Downey will hold a casino night fundraiser April 1 at the Rio Hondo Event Center. The resort-themed event will include food, music, silent […]

Songfest concert to feature local gospel talents

DOWNEY – The 19th annual interfaith, multi-cultural Songfest, sponsored by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, will be held March 19 at the church’s south Downey […]

Dancer to appear at Downey High

DOWNEY – Jonathan “Legacy” Perez, a finalist on the Fox dance competition “So You Think You Can Dance,” will be at Downey High School on March 11 for […]

Opening Day to feature carnival

DOWNEY – West Downey Little League will celebrate Opening Day on Saturday with a carnival that opens at 10 a.m. at West Middle School. Families are invited to […]

Comedy night at local church

DOWNEY – Desert Reign Church in Downey will host a “Gospel Komedy Slamm [sic]” Saturday at 7 p.m. The show will be hosted by comedian Lamont Bonman, in […]

Open mic at Moravian Church

DOWNEY – Open mic, an opportunity for local artists to share their work and talents, will be held at the Moravian Church of Downey on Feb. 12 from […]

Travel film series begins Sunday

DOWNEY – Tickets are still available for the city-sponsored travel film series that begins Sunday at Downey High School. The film, “Japanland: A Year in Search of WA,” […]

Car show at Bob's Big Boy Saturday

DOWNEY – The third annual “Jeff’s Fun Run,” a car show and ride to support cancer research, will begin Saturday in Buena Park before finishing at Bob’s Big […]

Open mic night at church

DOWNEY – Local artists of all varieties are invited to an open mic night at the Moravian Church of Downey on Jan. 14 from 7-9 p.m. The event […]