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Deli owner left on the hook after lottery theft

Market surprised to learn he’s responsible for half the value of stolen lotto tickets.

PIH marking one year in Downey

DOWNEY – PIH Health Hospital-Downey will celebrate its one-year anniversary with a special event Saturday, Oct. 18, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Free flu shots will be […]

Senate candidates clash in debate

Mendoza and Guerra spar in Whittier town hall ahead of November election.

Women’s Conference returning to Downey

Conference features lineup of physicians speaking specifically on women’s health issues.

Stroke prevention seminar adds 100 slots

DOWNEY – Due to overwhelming demand, 100 reservation slots have been added so that more members of the local community can attend the final Downey Primary Stroke Prevention […]

Councilman Mario Guerra speaks with residents at his annual town hall meeting Wednesday.
Hispanic supermarket coming to south Downey

Vallarta Supermarkets to open location at former Beach’s Market site.

Downey students chosen to perform

DOWNEY – Students from Gauldin and Ward elementary schools will perform at the 36th Annual Very Special Arts Festival Friday  morning at the Music Center in downtown Los […]

Cuban-themed concert event Wednesday

DOWNEY – Downey’s rooftop concert series in Downtown Downey will draw to a close Wednesday with “Havana Nights,” a Cuban-themed concert that begins at 7 p.m. on the […]

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 […]

April 18, 1924 (Good Friday) to October 5, 2014
Norman Ewart Horney

Norman Horney (aka Dad, Brother, Uncle, G’pa, Friend) passed away peacefully in his sleep on Sunday October 5, 2014 at his residence in Downey, CA. A native to […]

Celebration of life for Cecilia (Cel) Kimberly

A celebration of life for Cecilia (Cel) Kimberly will be held at Furman Park on Saturday, Oct. 25, from 1-4 p.m. There will be a potluck (drinks provided); […]

August 2, 1955 - October 4, 2014
Deborah Ann Hughes Fitzsimmons

Born August 2, 1955 in Pratt, Kansas, and left us way to soon on October 4, 2014, surrounded by her loving family. A graduate of Warren Classs of […]

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 […]

January 1, 1933 to September 17, 2014
Marie Josephine Dorin

Marie Dorin passed away September 17, 2014 at home with her family at her bedside. Marie was very ill this past year and for the last 3 months […]

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 […]