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Yorba Linda Water District Installs Natural Gas Generator to Support Reliable Water Service During Emergencies

Yorba Linda Water District Installs Natural Gas Generator to Support Reliable Water Service During Emergencies

New generator to provide back-up power to keep water pumping during emergency events LOS ANGELES, Nov. 21, 2020 – Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) and the Yorba Linda…

Nov. 18, 2020 Covid Report: 36 New Deaths and 3,944 New Confirmed Cases in Los Angeles County

Nov. 18, 2020 Covid Report: 36 New Deaths and 3,944 New Confirmed Cases in Los Angeles County

Public Health to Update Health Officer Order as COVID-19 Transmission Surges and Hospitalizations Accelerate As COVID-19 cases surge and hospitalizations continue to increase, the Los Angeles County Health…

City of Hope Auction Offers Disney Memorabilia

City of Hope Auction Offers Disney Memorabilia

The City of Hope’s celebrity auction “Sale 4 Hope” is happening today and will run until tomorrow with several nice Disney items offered. Featured is an Alice in…

Caltrans Now Offers Temporary Permits For Businesses to Operate on State Highway Right of Way

Caltrans Now Offers Temporary Permits For Businesses to Operate on State Highway Right of Way

  Restaurants, retailers and other businesses are eligible to temporarily operate on the state highway right of way (ROW) under permits available from the California Department of Transportation…

La Palma Bank of America Cashes Bogus $8,000 Check

La Palma Bank of America Cashes Bogus $8,000 Check

BY BRIAN HEWS A Stockton mom of three was out $8,000 after the Bank of America in La Palma cashed a fake check for someone posing as her,…

I-5 NB & SB Overnight Full Freeway Closures – Lakewood Boulevard to Norwalk Boulevard 

I-5 NB & SB Overnight Full Freeway Closures – Lakewood Boulevard to Norwalk Boulevard 

 Downey – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) announces the scheduled overnight closure of lanes on Interstate 5 (Santa Ana Freeway) between Lakewood Boulevard and Norwalk Boulevard in…

Bodies Found by Snowplow Driver Identified as Burbank Couple

Bodies Found by Snowplow Driver Identified as Burbank Couple

Two bodies discovered by a snowplow driver on the side of a highway in the eastern Sierra Nevada have been identified as a Burbank couple. The homicide victims…

Helicopter Crash in Egypt Kills Six Americans With Peace-Keeping Force

Helicopter Crash in Egypt Kills Six Americans With Peace-Keeping Force

November 12, 2020 Media outlets are reporting that a helicopter crash near the Sinai has killed six Americans on a peacekeeping force, nine total killed. Investigations are underway…

Walmart Shares Additional Plans to Support Veterans and Military Spouses 

Walmart Shares Additional Plans to Support Veterans and Military Spouses 

By Brynt Parmeter, Senior Director, Military & STEM Programs, Walmart November 11, 2020  Walmart has a rich history of supporting our veterans over the years, starting with our…

City News

Spectrum Partners With Reach For Free Drive-Thru Thanksgiving Meal Distribution in Santa Fe Springs

Spectrum Partners With Reach For Free Drive-Thru Thanksgiving Meal Distribution in Santa Fe Springs

Spectrum to Present a $15,000 Spectrum Digital Education Grant to REACH (Resource for Education, Advocacy,…

HMG-CN OP/ED: What the @&$# Were You Thinking Newsom and State Legislators?

HMG-CN OP/ED: What the @&$# Were You Thinking Newsom and State Legislators?

  Media is reporting that Gov. Newsom will issue a stay at home order soon…

Gov. Newsom’s family in quarantine after COVID-19 exposure

Gov. Newsom’s family in quarantine after COVID-19 exposure

  California Gov. Gavin Newsom and his family are quarantining after three of his children…

November 20, 2020 Hews Media Group-Los Cerritos Community News eNewspaper

November 20, 2020 Hews Media Group-Los Cerritos Community News eNewspaper

Click on image to view in full screen. Thanks for reading, stay healthy! 😷🏠🗞  …

Food Giveaway in Artesia Friday Nov. 20, 2020

Food Giveaway in Artesia Friday Nov. 20, 2020

In partnership with the City of Artesia and the LA Regional Food Bank, my office…

UPS Drivers Will Don Gold Bowties to Deliver Holiday Wishes Early

UPS Drivers Will Don Gold Bowties to Deliver Holiday Wishes Early

    Noah and Treandos Thornton were just 5 and 2 years old when they…

Moderna says COVID-19 vaccine appears to be nearly 95% effective in ongoing study

Moderna says COVID-19 vaccine appears to be nearly 95% effective in ongoing study

Moderna said Monday its COVID-19 vaccine is proving highly effective in a major trial, a…

Four Armed Robberies in La Mirada Since Wednesday

Four Armed Robberies in La Mirada Since Wednesday

  STAFF REPORT • November 14, 2020 Media outlets are reporting that four armed robberies…

Charles J. Shaw and the Montford Point Marines at Bowers Museum

Charles J. Shaw and the Montford Point Marines at Bowers Museum

  BY TAMMYE MCDUFF In honor of all Veterans, the Bowers Museum will grant free…

3,780 New Cases: LA County Records Highest Number Since Summer Surge

3,780 New Cases: LA County Records Highest Number Since Summer Surge

Public Health Confirms 20 New Deaths and 3,780 New Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 in Los…

Norwalk Woman’s Club Donates to Orange County’s Ronald McDonald House

Norwalk Woman’s Club Donates to Orange County’s Ronald McDonald House

  NORWALK WOMAN’S CLUB Past Presidents Kathy Cook and Linda Kelly presented Ronald McDonald House…

Health

COVID 5-Day Average Over 4,000: Public Health to Modify Health Officer Order to Restrict Dining at Restaurants, Breweries, Wineries and Bars Amid Surge in Cases

COVID 5-Day Average Over 4,000: Public Health to Modify Health Officer Order to Restrict Dining at Restaurants, Breweries, Wineries and Bars Amid Surge in Cases

5-Day Average of New Cases is 4,097   As new COVID-19 cases remain at alarming levels and the number of people hospitalized continue to increase, the Los Angeles…

Yorba Linda Water District Installs Natural Gas Generator to Support Reliable Water Service During Emergencies

Yorba Linda Water District Installs Natural Gas Generator to Support Reliable Water Service During Emergencies

New generator to provide back-up power to keep water pumping during emergency events LOS ANGELES, Nov. 21, 2020 – Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) and the Yorba Linda…

Crime

Four Armed Robberies in La Mirada Since Wednesday

Four Armed Robberies in La Mirada Since Wednesday

  STAFF REPORT • November 14, 2020 Media outlets are reporting that four armed robberies have occurred in the past few…

Nov. 2-8, 2020 Cerritos and La Mirada Crime Summaries

Nov. 2-8, 2020 Cerritos and La Mirada Crime Summaries

Cerritos Robbery On Nov. 3 at 5:16 PM near the 11800 block of South Street, the victim arranged to meet suspect…

Two Dead, Two Injured in Whittier When Car Crashes Into Parked Vehicles

Nov. 2, 2020 The crash happened at 3:31 a.m. near the intersection of Norwalk and Beverly boulevards, Whittier Police Lt. Dominic…

Two Shot in Artesia, One Dead

Two Shot  in Artesia, One Dead

Two Shot in Artesia, One Dead BY BRIAN HEWS • Nov. 2, 2020 A man died and a boy was wounded…

Cerritos’ Trader Joe’s Hit With Brazen Armed Robbery

Cerritos’ Trader Joe’s Hit With Brazen Armed Robbery

BY BRIAN HEWS • October 24, 2020 The Trader Joe’s in Cerritos Towne Center near the 91 freeway was robbed this…

Crime

Four Armed Robberies in La Mirada Since Wednesday

  STAFF REPORT • November 14, 2020 Media outlets are reporting that four armed robberies have occurred in the past few days in La Mirada. The business…

Nov. 2-8, 2020 Cerritos and La Mirada Crime Summaries

Cerritos Robbery On Nov. 3 at 5:16 PM near the 11800 block of South Street, the victim arranged to meet suspect in a restaurant to sell their…

Two Dead, Two Injured in Whittier When Car Crashes Into Parked Vehicles

Nov. 2, 2020 The crash happened at 3:31 a.m. near the intersection of Norwalk and Beverly boulevards, Whittier Police Lt. Dominic Iraldo said. Two people were killed…

Two Shot in Artesia, One Dead

Two Shot in Artesia, One Dead BY BRIAN HEWS • Nov. 2, 2020 A man died and a boy was wounded in a shooting in Artesia, Sheriff’s…

School News

Virtual Field Trips at Rancho Los Alamitos

This fall, 4th-grade virtual field trips are underway! School docents are leading live, interactive sessions featuring the Ranch House, Gardens, and Barnyard. Docents engage students as they…

Pioneer High School Hosts Thanksgiving Meal Drive-thru Donation in Whittier

  WHAT:  Whittier-area families in need will receive Thanksgiving dinner fixings and a $25 gift card to help purchase a turkey during a drive-through donation coordinated by…

Superintendent Tony Thurmond Announces $420,000 in Grants to the Bridging the Digital Divide Fund for So. Cal. Students

  October 29, 2020 SACRAMENTO— State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tony Thurmond today announced that Southern California Gas Company (SoCalGas) and San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E),…

Montebello Unified Seeking Candidates for Personnel Commission

    October 22, 2020 The Montebello Unified School District (“MUSD”) is seeking candidates for the Personnel Commission to serve a three year term. In accordance with…

Around Town

HMG-CN OP/ED: What the @&$# Were You Thinking Newsom and State Legislators?

  Media is reporting that Gov. Newsom will issue a stay at home order soon while also placing restrictions on restaurants and other establishments. This is the…

Gov. Newsom’s family in quarantine after COVID-19 exposure

  California Gov. Gavin Newsom and his family are quarantining after three of his children were exposed to someone who tested positive for the coronavirus, his office…

November 20, 2020 Hews Media Group-Los Cerritos Community News eNewspaper

Click on image to view in full screen. Thanks for reading, stay healthy! 😷🏠🗞     See our archived print newspapers click here        …

City of Hope Auction Offers Disney Memorabilia

The City of Hope’s celebrity auction “Sale 4 Hope” is happening today and will run until tomorrow with several nice Disney items offered. Featured is an Alice…

HS Sports

HMG-CN FEATURE: Valerie Jorgensen’s Rocky Softball Career Culminates in Happy Ending With Artesia Punishers

FIRST BASEMAN AND PITCHER Valerie Jorgensen of the Artesia Punishers 18 Gold travel softball team is getting a new life on her softball career after going through…

Area fall athletic programs move one step forward to starting their season

  By Loren Kopff • @LorenKopff on Twitter November 4, 2020 It was no secret that many high school coaches of fall season teams were targeting the…

Athletics 16-Under travel softball team happy to be playing after unprecedented long delay

By Loren Kopff • @LorenKopff on Twitter November 4, 2020     It hasn’t been easy for youth sports the past six months because of the pandemic and…

Cerritos High softball defensive star verbally commits with the University of Hawai’i at Manoa

  Cerritos High junior shortstop Jadyn Nielsen, shown here with her travel softball team, the 16-U Athletics-Nielsen, verbally committed to the University of Hawai’i at Manoa the…