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Montebello Unified Appoints Susanna Contreras Smith as Superintendent of Schools

Montebello Unified Appoints Susanna Contreras Smith as Superintendent of Schools

Follow     Staff Report The Montebello Unified Board of Education voted on June 25 to promote Susanna Contreras Smith, the District’s former Superintendent of Education, to the position of…

Residents Slam Santa Fe Springs City Council Over Developer Agreement

Residents Slam Santa Fe Springs City Council Over Developer Agreement

Follow       By Brian Hews Controversy surrounds the opening of the Miro Luxury Apartments in Santa Fe Springs as nearby residents descended upon city hall demanding…

Calgrove Fire Updates from Los Angeles County Fire Department

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Object That Looked Like a Hand Grenade Found Today Near a Bank of America at the Lakewood Center Mall

Follow LAKEWOOD (CNS) - An object that looks like a hand grenade was found today near a Bank of America at the Lakewood Center Mall in Lakewood, triggering…

Steve Fermin Cerda of Whittier Identified as Murder Victim Shot In Whittier

Follow WHITTIER (CNS) - Authorities today identified an 18-year-old man who was fatally shot in Whittier while standing in front of an apartment complex with some friends. Steve…

State Legislature Puts Customers At Risk

Follow By John Quintanilla In the business world, there are many paths to success. For some, that road is through a college education or apprenticeship. For others, it…

Sheriff’s Sgt. Eric Gonzalez, Delutes Sussie Ayala & Fernando Luviano Trial in Assault of Gabriel Carrillo

Follow LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Three Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies accused of beating a visitor to the Men's Central Jail and then conspiring to cover up the…

Hit and Run Kills Pedestrian in Stanton

Follow  STANTON (CNS) - A person was killed today by a hit-and-run driver in Stanton. Authorities say the victim was struck near the intersection of Beach Boulevard…

Gabriel Vargas Jr. Identified as Shooting Victim in Montebello

Follow The Coroner's Office today identified a 19-year-old man who was gunned down in the courtyard of an apartment complex in Montebello. The shooting victim was identified as…

LCCN 2015 SPRING ALL-AREA TEAMS: Banner seasons for Cerritos, Gahr, John Glenn baseball, softball squads

Follow By Loren Kopff While the Cerritos and Gahr softball teams were making expected deep runs in the California Interscholastic Federation-Southern Section playoffs, their respective baseball teams were…

Man Gunned Down in Montebello on Via Altamira

Man Gunned Down in Montebello on Via Altamira

Follow A young man was gunned down today in the courtyard of an apartment complex in Montebello. The victim was with a group of acquaintances about noon in…

Man Shot, Killed in Lakewood at Chevron on Carson Street

Follow LAKEWOOD (CNS) – A man was shot to death in Lakewood, authorities said today. The shooting in the 11500 block of Carson Street occurred around 11:15 p.m.…

Long Beach Transit Bus Collides With Truck, Bus Driver Trapped

Long Beach Transit Bus Collides With Truck, Bus Driver Trapped

Follow Bus Collision LAKEWOOD (CNS) – The driver of a Long Beach Transit bus was trapped and six passengers injured in a collision with a pickup truck in…

OP-ED: Central Basin and the Cost of Inaction by the F.B.I. and U.S. Attorney

Follow   Law enforcement and District Attorney’s failure to indict Board President Bob Apodaca will cost Central Basin Municipal Water District ratepayers millions of dollars. By Brian Hews…

Citadel Outlet Owner Steve Craig Takes Advantage of His ‘Purchased’ Commerce Council Relationships

Follow OP/ED By Brian Hews The Commerce Casino is by far the largest tax revenue generator for the City of Commerce. The city receives half of all its…

City News

Serrano Heights Residents Outraged Over Orange Polices’ Incompetent Fourth of July Plan

Follow Staff Report The Fourth of July should not come as a surprise that illegal…

Los Cerritos Community News Captures Two Los Angeles Press Club Awards

Los Cerritos Community News Captures Two Los Angeles Press Club Awards

Follow Staff Report Los Cerritos Community News and Hews Media Group went two-for two and…

June 1-7 La Mirada Crime Summary

June 1-7 La Mirada Crime Summary

Follow Robbery • A robbery was reported on the 14200 block of Firestone Blvd. Cash was stolen during…

Man Shot to Death While Riding Bicycle in Commerce

Man Shot to Death While Riding Bicycle in Commerce

Follow COMMERCE (CNS) – A man was shot to death while riding a bicycle in…

June 26-July 3 Hews Media Group-Community News eNewspaper

June 26-July 3 Hews Media Group-Community News eNewspaper

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Central Basin Water President Apodaca Using Government Funds for Personal Use

Central Basin Water President Apodaca Using Government Funds for Personal Use

Follow By Brian Hews Hews Media Group-Community News has obtained documents that show the Los…

June 19-25, 2015 Hews Media Group-Community News eNewspaper

June 19-25, 2015 Hews Media Group-Community News eNewspaper

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Commerce Councilman Ivan Altamirano Racked Up 22 Political Reform Act Violations, Could Pay $110,000 In Campaign Fines

Commerce Councilman Ivan Altamirano Racked Up 22 Political Reform Act Violations, Could Pay $110,000 In Campaign Fines

Follow By Brian Hews A Hews-Media Group-Community News investigation has found that current Commerce Councilman…

Montebello City Council Candidate Vanessa Delgado Has Ties to Tom Calderon

Montebello City Council Candidate Vanessa Delgado Has Ties to Tom Calderon

Follow   Delgado also just recently changed her address so she could vote in  Montebello.…

EXCLUSIVE: Central Basin Water President Bob Apodaca Negotiates Plea Deal, Will Testify Against Ron and Tom Calderon

EXCLUSIVE: Central Basin Water President Bob Apodaca Negotiates Plea Deal, Will Testify Against Ron and Tom Calderon

Follow By Brian Hews Hews Media Group-Community News has learned that Central Basin Municipal Water…

Central Basin President Apodaca, VP Roybal and Director Vasquez Voting to Hire Website Company With Suspended California Corporate License

Central Basin President Apodaca, VP Roybal and Director Vasquez Voting to Hire Website Company With Suspended California Corporate License

Follow By Brian Hewes The Central Basin Municipal Water District Communications Committee, chaired by Board…

Allegations of Child Abuse by South Gate and Huntington Park Police at San Luis Obispo Camp Being Investigated

Allegations of Child Abuse by South Gate and Huntington Park Police at San Luis Obispo Camp Being Investigated

Follow   Staff Report Several new media outlets are reporting that  San Luis Obispo County investigators…

ABC Schools Selected for Honor Roll by Campaign for Business for Education Excellence

ABC Schools Selected for Honor Roll by Campaign for Business for Education Excellence

Follow Staff Report Superintendent of ABC Unified School District, Dr. Mary Sieu is pleased to…

Man Who Killed La Palma Women in 1974 Arrested in Sonoma

Man Who Killed La Palma Women in 1974 Arrested in Sonoma

Follow (CNS) A 65-year-old man was charged today with strangling a 30-year-old woman in her…

Political Scene

Senate Republicans Welcome Emergency Drought Regulations, Urge Caution Against “Manipulating the Crisis”

Follow SACRAMENTO – Following Governor Brown’s declaration of a drought emergency in California, Senate Minority Leader Bob Huff (R-Diamond Bar) issued the following statement: “California’s lack of rainfall, coupled…

Rep. Napolitano Visits City of Industry, Promotes Job Creation

Rep. Napolitano Visits City of Industry, Promotes Job Creation

Follow (City of Industry, CA) Today, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (CA-32) visited Commercial Cooling and Jacmar Foodservice Distribution in the City of Industry to discuss local economic issues and…

Election 2015: New Councilmembers in Cerritos, La Mirada, and Commerce

Election 2015: New Councilmembers in Cerritos, La Mirada, and Commerce

Follow By Brian Hews With canvassing left to be done by the Cerritos City Clerk, unofficial results show incumbent Councilman Mark Pulido, former Mayor Jim Edwards and newcomer…

Rep. Grace Napolitano Hails Passage of Bipartisan Amtrak Bill

Rep. Grace Napolitano Hails Passage of Bipartisan Amtrak Bill

Follow (Washington, DC) Today, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (CA-32) hailed the passage of H.R. 749, the Passenger Rail Reform and Investment Act of 2015, bipartisan legislation to reauthorize the…

Los Angeles County Democratic Party Statement On Deceptive Online Images In West Hollywood City Council Race

Follow LOS ANGELES – Los Angeles County Democratic Party Chair and California Democratic Party Vice-Chair Eric C. Bauman released the following statement regarding deceptive images circulating online in the West…

Opinion

OP/ED: “Smoking is Cool”: The Real E-cigarettes

Follow I was watching a movie in the Lifetime channel and I noticed an advertisement on E-cigarettes and it caught my…

Artesia Resident Calls Out Local Editor on Artesia 7-11 Store “Fluff” Article

Follow Mr.  Bernstein: I do not understand your opinion from last week on the approval of a 7-11 in Artesia. I…

OP/ED: Chuong Vo Threatens HMG-CN….Wendy Greuel 2.0

Follow By Brian Hews Back in 2013 during the Los Angles Mayor’s race, HMG-CN was alerted that mayoral candidate Wendy Greuel…

Letters: Yes on AA, the Right Way

Follow The proponents of Measure AA had the keys to the kingdom.  A well performing school district by most measures, labor…

Guest Opinion: Central Basin Municipal Water District Candidates Becerra, Jaimes, and Barba Never Campaigned

Guest Opinion: Central Basin Municipal Water District Candidates Becerra, Jaimes, and Barba Never Campaigned

Follow Three cheers for James E. Becerra, Noel A. Jaimes and L. Hilary Barba. Bravo for having your “E, A, and…