Skateboarders Steven Fernandez, Keelan Dadd draw big crowd in Downey

28 March 2015, 8:03 pm

Thousands of teenage fans swarmed Stonewood Shopping Center in Downey on Saturday to see skateboarding stars Steven Fernandez and Keelan Dadd, causing authorities to cancel their event and temporarily shut down the mall.... Read More »

Park Water Company and Central Basin Municipal Water District Extend Partnership to Secure Region's Water Reliability ...

26 March 2015, 12:29 am

Park Water Company has been awarded a contract to operate and maintain Central Basin Municipal Water District's Century Water Recycling Project. (PRWeb March 26, 2015) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2015/03/prweb12607671.htm... Read More »

Downey to host Ireland delegation for World Games

24 March 2015, 8:55 pm

DOWNEY – As an official host city for this summer’s Special Olympics World Games, the city of Downey has known for months that it would host an international delegation.... Read More »

The gas-price rollercoaster

24 March 2015, 6:59 pm

As Inland Southern California motorists forked out more than 80 cents per gallon more than the national average for gasoline Tuesday, state lawmakers questioned the recent wild swings in prices and urged regulators to do more to reduce market...... Read More »

Wednesday morning report, March 11

23 March 2015, 9:05 pm

1.) According to the Wall Street Journal , Simon Property Group has made a $16 billion bid to acquire Macerich Co., the shopping mall conglomerate that owns several Southern California malls, including Stonewood Center. According to the WSJ, the offer reflects “the attractiveness of upscale malls.... Read More »

Friday morning report, March 6

21 March 2015, 7:38 pm

1.) Downey High School’s jazz band made history last week, beating 10 top Southern California bands to win first place at the Western States Jazz Festival on Feb. 28.... Read More »

Officials break ground on $215M freeway project

21 March 2015, 7:34 pm

DOWNEY – City officials broke ground alongside California Department of Transportation District 7 and the Los Angeles Metropolitan Transportation Authority today to officially kick off the I-5 HOV Florence Avenue Interchange Project.... Read More »

Wednesday morning report, March 4

21 March 2015, 7:31 pm

1.) Mayor Luis Marquez will deliver Downey’s State of the City address today at the Rio Hondo Event Center.... Read More »

10 people hospitalized after collision in Downey

10 March 2015, 12:03 am

Ten people were hospitalized Sunday night following a two-vehicle collision in southeast Los Angeles County.... Read More »

Esther A. Uva

7 March 2015, 8:31 pm

Esther A. Uva passed away January 17, 2015, with her family by her side. Esther Uva was born on April 7, 1943 to Pasquale and Marie Terrameo in Chicago, Illinois.... Read More »