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Statement of California Democratic Party Chairman John Burton on Ted Cruz Naming Carly Fiorina as Choice for Vice President

Follow “Sen. Ted Cruz’s choice of Carly Fiorina to be his vice president is the last gasp of desperation for a campaign that is going nowhere. Are they…

Guest OP/ED: Extreme Anti-Trade Proposals by Trump and Other Candidates Would Hurt GDP and Jobs

Follow April 26th, 2016, NEW YORK, NY (Updated from April 11th)- Fervent anti-free trade rhetoric dominates the U.S. Presidential campaign on both the Republican and Democratic side, raising…

Gannett Offers to Buy Tribune Publishing, Owner of Los Angeles Times, For $815 Million

Follow By Brian Hews Gannett, which owns USA Today, has offered $815 million for Tribune Publishing, one of the largest newspaper publishers in the United States and owner…

West Nile Virus Detected in Gardena

West Nile Virus Detected in Gardena

Follow   Staff Report Los Angeles County, Calif. – This week, the Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District (GLACVCD) confirmed another mosquito sample that was positive for…

Montebello School Bond Measure GS Receives Endorsement From California State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson

Follow   Staff Report The Montebello Unified School District bond committee received a major endorsement today from California State Superintendent of Public Instruction, Tom Torlakson. “The real winners…

This Earth Day, Recycle Your Computer (or Get a New One!) at Goodwill®

Follow   Goodwill’s Commitment to Sustainability and Job Creation Makes For a Happier Planet  Long Beach, CA—April 20, 2016— Earth Day was founded in 1970, but Goodwill, Serving the…

OP/ED: THE TRUTH ABOUT COSTS OF THE LA COUNTY DRUG TAKE-BACK ORDINANCE

Follow By Arthur J. Shartsis and Heidi Sanborn The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors is considering an ordinance that would require pharmaceutical companies to operate and fund a…

Camino Diferentes: Crossroads in Medicine, Young Latinos Can and Should Go to Medical School  

Follow   Though nearly 40% of the general population is Latino, only a small percentage of California physicians (less than 5%) are Latino[1].   “From 1980 to 2010, the…

Central Basin Makes Significant Progress on Addressing State Audit Recommendations

Follow Within four months, District has completed 66% of recommendations Commerce, CA – In less than four months the Central Basin Municipal Water District has completed two-thirds of…

Lynn Swan Named New Athletic Director at USC

Follow Staff Report Media reports are indicating that Lynn Swan Named was named the new Athletic Director at USC. Swan was a former All-American and NFL Hall of Famer.…

Bill Outlawing Ransomware Passes Senate Committee

Follow SB 1137 makes intentionally introducing ransomware into any computer, system or network a crime equivalent to extortion SACRAMENTO – Legislation by Sen. Bob Hertzberg, D-Van Nuys, to…

Overnight Closure South 5 Freeway on Thursday April 14 at 10 PM

Follow   Foundation Work For New Pioneer Boulevard Bridge NORWALK – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) plans to close all southbound lanes of Interstate 5 between Imperial Highway…

California Releases State’s Top 500 Tax Delinquencies Totaling $266 Million

Follow Sacramento – The Franchise Tax Board (FTB) today published its newest top 500 delinquent list which includes individuals and businesses that collectively owe the state more than $266 million…

Students in the Classroom or Money in the Bank? Cerritos College Board Prefers Money in the Bank

Follow   By the Cerritos College Faculty Federation Executive Board In March 2004, the cities of the Cerritos Community College District passed a bond measure to provide $210 million…

Ex-Undersheriff Paul Tanaka Found Guilty on Both Counts

Follow By Brian Hews The jury deliberated for two hours and found ex-Undersheriff Paul Tanaka guilty on charges of conspiracy and obstruction of justice for his alleged role…

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Statement of California Democratic Party Chairman John Burton on Ted Cruz Naming Carly Fiorina as Choice for Vice President

Follow “Sen. Ted Cruz’s choice of Carly Fiorina to be his vice president is the…

Drug Kingpin of Skid Row Arrested in Cerritos

Follow From CBS  News A 48-year-old man who police call the drug kingpin of Skid…

Guest OP/ED: Extreme Anti-Trade Proposals by Trump and Other Candidates Would Hurt GDP and Jobs

Follow April 26th, 2016, NEW YORK, NY (Updated from April 11th)- Fervent anti-free trade rhetoric…

ABC’S RESPONSE TO OGLE

Follow     Dr. Mary Sieu, Superintendent, ABCUSD Last week, Dr. Colin Sprigg, Director of…

OP/ED: THE TRUTH ABOUT COSTS OF THE LA COUNTY DRUG TAKE-BACK ORDINANCE

Follow By Arthur J. Shartsis and Heidi Sanborn The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors is…

Whitney High Ranked #1 in California by US News and World Report

Follow Whitney High School in Cerritos is the best public high school in California, according…

LA County Supervisor Don Knabe and Artesia Leaders Break Ground on New Library

Follow By Tammye McDuff Los Angeles County Supervisor Don Knabe, Artesia City Council, and new…

Whitney High School Senior Receives $40,000 Scholarship

Follow   By Tammye McDuff Edison International, the parent company of Southern California Edison, congratulated…

Cerritos Sheriff’s Investigating Shooting Threat Posted Online at Cerritos High School

Follow UPDATE: The threat was found to be a hoax. Law enforcement in investigating who…

HMG-CN INVESTIGATION: La Palma Police Department Bloated With Six Figure Salaries

HMG-CN INVESTIGATION: La Palma Police Department Bloated With Six Figure Salaries

Follow   Five officers account for over 43% of the entire payroll expense. By Brian…

City Clerk Approves Recall Petition For Circulation For Councilmember Paul Krikorian

Follow   LOS ANGELES (April 8, 2016) — Los Angeles City Clerk Holly Wolcott announced…

Students in the Classroom or Money in the Bank? Cerritos College Board Prefers Money in the Bank

Follow   By the Cerritos College Faculty Federation Executive Board In March 2004, the cities of…

EXCLUSIVE: Norwalk Commissioner Rosa Barragan’s Residence Raided by Norwalk Sheriff’s; Drugs, Guns, and Money Seized

EXCLUSIVE: Norwalk Commissioner Rosa Barragan’s Residence Raided by Norwalk Sheriff’s; Drugs, Guns, and Money Seized

Follow   By Brian Hews A raid conducted at the residence of current Norwalk Planning…

Report: Los Angeles Times Parent Company in ‘Financial Distress’

Follow From Mediapost.com Tribune Publishing may be in deeper financial trouble than previously acknowledged, according…

Bellflower Councilman Larsen Resigns Post Effective May 29

Follow   Move will leave council seat open until next election. By Tammye McDuff In a…

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Statement of California Democratic Party Chairman John Burton on Ted Cruz Naming Carly Fiorina as Choice for Vice President

Follow “Sen. Ted Cruz’s choice of Carly Fiorina to be his vice president is the last gasp of desperation for a campaign that is going nowhere. Are they…

ABC’S RESPONSE TO OGLE

Follow     Dr. Mary Sieu, Superintendent, ABCUSD Last week, Dr. Colin Sprigg, Director of Information and Technology in the ABC Unified School District and I strategized ways…

Bellflower Councilman Larsen Resigns Post Effective May 29

Follow   Move will leave council seat open until next election. By Tammye McDuff In a surprise statement at the Monday night Bellflower Council meeting, after the council reorganization,…

Letters: Cerritos College Faculty Federation Executive Board Speaks Out Againt Working Conditions

Letters: Cerritos College Faculty Federation Executive Board Speaks Out Againt Working Conditions

Follow   CROSSROADS Cerritos College is sixty years old this year.  The old saying is that nothing is certain but change.  This certainly applies to the college, the…

EXCLUSIVE: Norwalk Councilman Marcel Rodarte to Leave Council for California Contract Cities Executive Director Position

EXCLUSIVE: Norwalk Councilman Marcel Rodarte to Leave Council for California Contract Cities Executive Director Position

Follow   By Brian Hews Hews Media Group-Community News has confirmed through a high-level source that Norwalk Councilman Marcel Rodarte is negotiating an employment contract to become the…

Statement by L.A. Labor Leader Rusty Hicks on Supreme Court Taking on DACA/DAPA

Follow Los Angeles, CA – The following statement was issued by Rusty Hicks, Executive Secretary-Treasurer of the Los Angeles County Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO, regarding the Supreme Court’s decision to review President…

Sports

Cerritos overwhelmed by Bellflower’s Ramos, shift focus to third place

Follow SUBURBAN LEAGUE BASEBALL By Loren Kopff @LorenKopff on Twitter BELLFLOWER-The final three weeks of the regular season, a.k.a. the stretch…

NEWS AND NOTES FROM PRESS ROW: Valley Christian’s offense struggles again against Village Christian

Follow By Loren Kopff @LorenKopff on Twitter   For the second time this season, Valley Christian High’s baseball team had good…

SUBURBAN LEAGUE SOFTBALL: Norwalk’s Vasquez calm as they come, nearly perfect against crosstown rival

Follow By Loren Kopff @LorenKopff on Twitter   The type of performance Norwalk High’s Breanna Vasquez had against John Glenn High…

NEWS AND NOTES FROM PRESS ROW: Valley Christian baseball rallies late despite more defensive issues

Follow By Loren Kopff @LorenKopff on Twitter   Valley Christian High’s baseball team put an end to its non league schedule…

SUBURBAN LEAGUE SOFTBALL: Artesia’s momentum is burst, lets one get away late against Bellflower

Follow     By Loren Kopff @LorenKopff on Twitter The upstart Artesia High softball team was looking for a season sweep…