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CHOC Follies XXII Presents: Ellas, Bellas and Fairytale Fellas: A Musical Mash-up of OC’s Most Magical Memories

CHOC Follies XXII Presents: Ellas, Bellas and Fairytale Fellas: A Musical Mash-up of OC’s Most Magical Memories

  STAFF REPORT CHOC Follies, the original musical comedy production that raises funds for CHOC Children, presents “Ellas, Bellas and Fairytale Fellas: A Musical Mash-up of OC’s Most…

NY DAILY NEWS: Rising country star Justin Carter accidentally shot, killed with gun being used as music video prop

NY DAILY NEWS: Rising country star Justin Carter accidentally shot, killed with gun being used as music video prop

Country singer Justin Carter was shot to death in Texas with a gun that was being used as a prop for a music video, local news outlets reported…

Arman Hazarian and Afshin Hashemi Arrested for Defrauding Investors of Over $4 Million in Car Sublease Scam

Arman Hazarian and Afshin Hashemi Arrested for Defrauding Investors of Over $4 Million in Car Sublease Scam

STAFF REPORT Investigators from the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department, California Department of Motor Vehicles, Los Angeles Police Department, and California Highway Patrol have concluded a 12-month investigation into…

EXCLUSIVE: Text Messages Show Buena Park Councilwoman Sunny Park Paid Day Laborers to Steal Campaign Signs

EXCLUSIVE: Text Messages Show Buena Park Councilwoman Sunny Park Paid Day Laborers to Steal Campaign Signs

BY BRIAN HEWS The saga of Buena Park City Councilwoman Sunny “Youngsun” Park, who has attended two arraignment hearings in Orange County Superior Court, with another hearing scheduled…

Man Crashes Car Into Crush Fitness in La Mirada

Man Crashes Car Into Crush Fitness in La Mirada

  Tuesday March 19, 2019 From KTLA A person suspected of driving a stolen vehicle through a Crunch Fitness gym in La Mirada was taken into custody Tuesday…

Centra Basin Director Leticia Vasquez Hides Behind Her Lawyer-Husband, Refuses to Answer Question About Alleged 2016 Campaign Violations

Centra Basin Director Leticia Vasquez Hides Behind Her Lawyer-Husband, Refuses to Answer Question About Alleged 2016 Campaign Violations

DIRECTOR Leticia Vasquez will not answer simple yes or no questions about the alleged violations related to her 2016 Central Basin campaign.   STAFF REPORT Hews Media Group-Los Cerritos…

Jose Francisco Aleman of South Gate Arrested for Murdering His Five Month-Old Baby

Jose Francisco Aleman of South Gate Arrested for Murdering His Five Month-Old Baby

Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Homicide Investigators have arrested a resident of South Gate in connection with the continuing investigation into the murder of his 5 month old daughter. On…

BUSINESSES CONTRIBUTE TO CERRITOS’ THRIVING LOCAL ECONOMY

BUSINESSES CONTRIBUTE TO CERRITOS’ THRIVING LOCAL ECONOMY

BY CERRITOS MAYOR MARK E. PULIDO  Cerritos is fortunate to have a strong, resilient and thriving local economy. This is due to the outstanding businesses in our city that…

March 8-14, 2019 Hews Media Group-Los Cerritos Community News eNewspaper

March 8-14, 2019 Hews Media Group-Los Cerritos Community News eNewspaper

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Tax Payer Funded ‘Antagonism Campaign’ by Englander, Knabe, Allen Wages Covert War on Traffic Relief Efforts in Orange County

Tax Payer Funded ‘Antagonism Campaign’ by Englander, Knabe, Allen Wages Covert War on Traffic Relief Efforts in Orange County

Thursday March 7, 2019, 8:25 p.m. BY BRIAN HEWS The pitched battle for the toll roads extension from Oso Parkway to the 5-freeway in South Orange County has…

MARCH DEALS: Don’t Miss the Walmart 24-page Insert Inside Los Cerritos Community News!

MARCH DEALS: Don’t Miss the Walmart 24-page Insert Inside Los Cerritos Community News!

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VIEWPOINT: ABCUSD STARTING SEX EDUCATION IN THE 6TH GRADE IS A GOOD THING

VIEWPOINT: ABCUSD STARTING SEX EDUCATION IN THE 6TH GRADE IS A GOOD THING

Courtesy Woolabs   BY MATTHEW SCAMMAHORN During this time of year, schools across the nation begin to teach their students sex education. This includes the ABC Unified School…

Dark Arts at Hogwarts Castle Light Projection Experience Coming in April to Universal Studios Hollywood

Dark Arts at Hogwarts Castle Light Projection Experience Coming in April to Universal Studios Hollywood

A Powerful Dark Arts Spell Has Been Cast on “The Wizarding World of Harry Potter,” Bringing a Dynamic, All-New Light Projection Experience to Universal Studios Hollywood and Universal…

See the ULTA BEAUTY Insert in This Week’s Los Cerritos Community News!

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City News

GRANADA PARK HOA IN CERRITOS ACCUSE MANAGEMENT COMPANY OF NEGLIGENCE AND BULLYING

GRANADA PARK HOA IN CERRITOS ACCUSE MANAGEMENT COMPANY OF NEGLIGENCE AND BULLYING

BY BRIAN HEWS AND TAMMYE MCDUFF Hews Media Group-Community News reported a few weeks ago about…

BREAKING: Stowers and Wittmann Elementary, Whitney High School on Lockdown

HMG-LCCN has received notification that Stowers and Wittmann Elementary schools, Whitney High School are on lockdown…

Cerritos Appoints Torrey Contreras to Senior Assistant City Manager

Cerritos Appoints Torrey Contreras to Senior Assistant City Manager

Torrey Contreras STAFF REPORT The City of Cerritos has promoted Torrey Contreras to the position…

MIXED USE PROJECT IN BELLFLOWER WILL BOAST 81 APARTMENTS

MIXED USE PROJECT IN BELLFLOWER WILL BOAST 81 APARTMENTS

  BY TAMMYE MCDUFF The city entered into negotiations with Serrano Development Group to develop…

Project Healing Waters Helps Veterans

Project Healing Waters Helps Veterans

A Veteran learning the intricacies of fly fishing. Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing, Inc. is dedicated to the…

Arman Hazarian and Afshin Hashemi Arrested for Defrauding Investors of Over $4 Million in Car Sublease Scam

Arman Hazarian and Afshin Hashemi Arrested for Defrauding Investors of Over $4 Million in Car Sublease Scam

STAFF REPORT Investigators from the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department, California Department of Motor Vehicles, Los…

Dr. Carol Lynn Folt Appointed as the 12th President of the University of Southern California

Dr. Carol Lynn Folt Appointed as the 12th President of the University of Southern California

  Statement from Rick Caruso, Chair Board of Trustees: On behalf of the Board of Trustees,…

EXCLUSIVE: Text Messages Show Buena Park Councilwoman Sunny Park Paid Day Laborers to Steal Campaign Signs

EXCLUSIVE: Text Messages Show Buena Park Councilwoman Sunny Park Paid Day Laborers to Steal Campaign Signs

BY BRIAN HEWS The saga of Buena Park City Councilwoman Sunny “Youngsun” Park, who has…

Bishop Kevin Vann Dedicates and Blesses Statue of the Venerable Nano Nagle at St. Irenaeus Catholic Church in Cypress

Bishop Kevin Vann Dedicates and Blesses Statue of the Venerable Nano Nagle at St. Irenaeus Catholic Church in Cypress

From (l-r) Deacon Bruce Sago, Bishop Vann, and Fr. Binh Nguyen, Parish Administrator. Photos by Monica…

March 15, 2019 Hews Media Group-Los Cerritos Community News eNewspaper

March 15, 2019 Hews Media Group-Los Cerritos Community News eNewspaper

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Two Planes Collide at Compton Airport, One Fatality Reported

From Compton Sheriff’s Compton Station deputies responded to a call of a plane crash at…

Cerritos Resident Involved in College Admissions Scandal

BY BRIAN HEWS The Rick Singer Hollywood admissions scandal has hit home here in Cerritos.…

Over $1 Million Donated in One Day to 33rd State Senate District Candidate Lena Gonzalez

Over $1 Million Donated in One Day to 33rd State Senate District Candidate Lena Gonzalez

Lena Gonzalez, courtesy city of Long Beach.   Tuesday March 12, 2019, 11:27 p.m. BY…

The Gardens Casino to Host 2nd Annual ‘All in for Autism Speaks’ Poker Tournament to Support Autism Speaks

The Gardens Casino to Host 2nd Annual ‘All in for Autism Speaks’ Poker Tournament to Support Autism Speaks

STAFF REPORT The Gardens Casino is hosting the 2nd Annual All in for Autism Speaks Poker…

Jose Francisco Aleman of South Gate Arrested for Murdering His Five Month-Old Baby

Jose Francisco Aleman of South Gate Arrested for Murdering His Five Month-Old Baby

Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Homicide Investigators have arrested a resident of South Gate in connection…

Political Scene

Over $1 Million Donated in One Day to 33rd State Senate District Candidate Lena Gonzalez

Over $1 Million Donated in One Day to 33rd State Senate District Candidate Lena Gonzalez

Lena Gonzalez, courtesy city of Long Beach.   Tuesday March 12, 2019, 11:27 p.m. BY BRIAN HEWS An examination of campaign finance reports by Hews Media Group-Los Cerritos…

BUSINESSES CONTRIBUTE TO CERRITOS’ THRIVING LOCAL ECONOMY

BUSINESSES CONTRIBUTE TO CERRITOS’ THRIVING LOCAL ECONOMY

BY CERRITOS MAYOR MARK E. PULIDO  Cerritos is fortunate to have a strong, resilient and thriving local economy. This is due to the outstanding businesses in our city that…

Harassment Allegations and Power Struggles Roil Bell Gardens City Hall, City Manager ‘Placed on Medical Leave’

Harassment Allegations and Power Struggles Roil Bell Gardens City Hall, City Manager ‘Placed on Medical Leave’

Saturday Feb. 16, 2019 3:20 p.m. BY BRIAN HEWS   Hews Media Group-Community News has obtained a four-page internal memo written by Bell Gardens City Councilman Pedro Aceituno…

HMG-LCCN OP/ED: AMAZON PRIMED TO DAMAGE THE ENVIRONMENT

HMG-LCCN OP/ED: AMAZON PRIMED TO DAMAGE THE ENVIRONMENT

Whatever happened to corporate responsibility? We have seen it happen in San Francisco; Google, Apple and other tech companies have gentrified the city, causing rent and housing to…

New York Times, CBS, and Major Media Institutionalizing America

New York Times, CBS, and Major Media Institutionalizing America

Courtesy Vox.com   BY BRIAN HEWS Similar to many who have served in prison, where abuse alters behavior so a prisoner can survive, also known as institutionalization ,America’s…

Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia’s Delegate Elections Tainted by Bullying, Intimidation and Cheating

Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia’s Delegate Elections Tainted by Bullying, Intimidation and Cheating

BY BRIAN HEWS The bullying and intimidation tactics used by 58th Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia (D-Bell Gardens) are well-chronicled, with Garcia admittedly calling former Speaker John Perez a “homo,”…

FILING PERIOD ENDS TODAY: TEN CANDIDATES FILE FOR 33RD DISTRICT STATE SENATE SEAT

FILING PERIOD ENDS TODAY: TEN CANDIDATES FILE FOR 33RD DISTRICT STATE SENATE SEAT

Thursday Jan. 31, 2019, 5:12 p.m. STAFF REPORT Ten candidates have filed to run for the 33rd District State Senate seat, the filing period ends today at 5 p.m,…

High School Sports

NEWS AND NOTES FROM PRESS ROW-Whitney baseball uses blowout win to give pitchers more work on mound

NEWS AND NOTES FROM PRESS ROW-Whitney baseball uses blowout win to give pitchers more work on mound

By Loren Kopff @LorenKopff on Twitter The 2019 high school baseball season officially began on Feb. 9, but Whitney High had…

605 LEAGUE SOFTBALL: Big fourth inning gives Cerritos the edge in old, but new rivalry

605 LEAGUE SOFTBALL: Big fourth inning gives Cerritos the edge in old, but new rivalry

  By Loren Kopff @LorenKopff on Twitter   When the Artesia High and Cerritos High softball teams faced each other in…

TORRANCE NATIONAL TOURNAMENT: Gahr ends tournament with second loss in seven hours, finishes in fourth place

TORRANCE NATIONAL TOURNAMENT: Gahr ends tournament with second loss in seven hours, finishes in fourth place

  Gahr High senior third baseman Jazmine Hill is tagged out by Grand Terrace High third baseman Nikki Barboza on her…

EL DORADO STEAKHOUSE TOURNAMENT : Gahr loses two-run lead twice, continues rare early season slide in 10-inning loss to El Toro

EL DORADO STEAKHOUSE TOURNAMENT : Gahr loses two-run lead twice, continues rare early season slide in 10-inning loss to El Toro

By Loren Kopff @LorenKopff on Twitter   Gerardo Perez has seen a lot in his 15 seasons as the head coach…

ST. PAUL TOURNAMENT: Cerritos navigates win over Banning behind Hill’s bat, Pinal’s arm

ST. PAUL TOURNAMENT: Cerritos navigates win over Banning behind Hill’s bat, Pinal’s arm

By Loren Kopff @LorenKopff on Twitter The Cerritos High baseball team was mired in a season-long three-game losing streak entering the…

OLYMPIC LEAGUE BASEBALL: Defense ruins another strong outing by Bloom, Valley Christian edged by Whittier Christian

OLYMPIC LEAGUE BASEBALL: Defense ruins another strong outing by Bloom, Valley Christian edged by Whittier Christian

By Loren Kopff @LorenKopff on Twitter   Valley Christian High’s baseball team was trying to keep a steady trend going against…

SOFTBALL : Gahr’s depth does it again as Lady Gladiators flex their muscles again, slams Cerritos

SOFTBALL : Gahr’s depth does it again as Lady Gladiators flex their muscles again, slams Cerritos

    By Loren Kopff @LorenKopff on Twitter   A rivalry that has been interrupted several times over the past two…