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CHAMPIONS CUP – Norwalk’s Banda, La Mirada’s Kennedy help their travel softball team to quarterfinals

CHAMPIONS CUP – Norwalk’s Banda, La Mirada’s Kennedy help their travel softball team to quarterfinals

By Loren Kopff • @LorenKopff on X IRVINE-Over a dozen area players competed with their respective travel softball teams in the Champions Cup showcase tournament, put on by…

TRAVEL SOFTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP PREVIEWS – Area players vie for elite travel softball championships from two organizations

TRAVEL SOFTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP PREVIEWS – Area players vie for elite travel softball championships from two organizations

July 18, 2024 By Loren Kopff • @LorenKopff on X Orange County will be the place to be for the next week as the 14th annual Premier Girls…

Falcon Student Team Wins NASA’s Gateways to Blue Skies Competition Award

Falcon Student Team Wins NASA’s Gateways to Blue Skies Competition Award

Winning Team: Juan Villa, Logan Stahl, Larisa Mayoral, Angel Ortega, and Jenny Fanny Rodriguez. July 17, 2024 Staff Report Cerritos College took center stage at NASA’s 2024 Gateways…

Seine River Not Ready for Olympics

Seine River Not Ready for Olympics

Athletes dive into the Seine River from the Alexander III bridge on the start of the first leg of the women’s triathlon test event for the 2024 Paris…

Los Angeles Latino Chamber of Commerce’s 2024 Biz Expo – The Largest Latino Business Expo on the West Coast

Los Angeles Latino Chamber of Commerce’s 2024 Biz Expo – The Largest Latino Business Expo on the West Coast

July 15, 2024 The Los Angeles Latino Chamber of Commerce (LALCC) announced its 2024 Biz Expo will take place July 24, 2024 at the Sheraton Fairplex Hotel and…

Federal Transit Administration Awards $77.5Mto Metro for Zero-Emission Bus and Charging Infrastructure Project

Federal Transit Administration Awards $77.5Mto Metro for Zero-Emission Bus and Charging Infrastructure Project

Los Angeles County Supervisor and Metro Board Chair Janice Hahn in front of an electric bus at Metro headquarters. July 11, 2024 LOS ANGELES – The Federal Transit…

3 men killed in weekend shooting at Downey homeless encampment

3 men killed in weekend shooting at Downey homeless encampment

DOWNEY, Calif. — Three men were killed in a weekend shooting near a homeless encampment shortly before 9 p.m. Saturday at a dry riverbed near Interstate 105 in Downey,…

CA. Assembly Committee Approves Bill That Would Kill Cardroom Jobs

CA. Assembly Committee Approves Bill That Would Kill Cardroom Jobs

EMPLOYEES of The Garden’s Casino in Hawaiian Gardens traveled to Assemblyman Tri Ta’s Orange County office last week to chat with the Ta concerning Senate Bill 549, a…

Pair of Artesia High Graduates, Another Senior-to-Be, Have Etched Footprints in Softball Program

Pair of Artesia High Graduates, Another Senior-to-Be, Have Etched Footprints in Softball Program

From left to right, Vanessa Soto, Alea Medina, and Maya Torress have helped Artesia High stay near the top of the 605 League. They are also key components…

Eckart, Zhang, two others to represent their countries in Triple Crown International Challenge

Eckart, Zhang, two others to represent their countries in Triple Crown International Challenge

Recent La Mirada High graduate Rebecca Eckart, a University of Notre Dame committ, is returning to the Triple Crown International Challenge this weekend to represent Team Mexico. June…

Hawaiian Gardens Man Found Guilty of Selling Fentanyl to 18-Year-Old Victim Who Later Died

Hawaiian Gardens Man Found Guilty of Selling Fentanyl to 18-Year-Old Victim Who Later Died

Monday, June 24, 2024 LOS ANGELES – A Hawaiian Gardens man was found guilty by a jury today of selling purported black tar heroin that in fact was fentanyl to…

Former President and CEO of the Commerce Casino Haig Papaian Passes

Former President and CEO of the Commerce Casino Haig Papaian Passes

Haig Papaian June 24, 2023 Haig Papaian, Jr., the former President and Chief Executive Officer of the Commerce Casino passed away on June 21, 2024, surrounded by loved…

Body Found in Storm Drain in Artesia

Body Found in Storm Drain in Artesia

June 23, 2024 (KTLA)~A male body was discovered this evening in a storm drain off the Artesia (91) Freeway. The discovery was reported about 6:15 p.m. Saturday off…

TRAVEL SOFTBALL ROUNDUP – Area players tune-up for Premier Girls Fastpitch National Championships

TRAVEL SOFTBALL ROUNDUP – Area players tune-up for Premier Girls Fastpitch National Championships

June 20, 2024 By Loren Kopff • @LorenKopff on X In the world of travel softball, if you’re not in a qualifying tournament for the Premier Girls Fastpitch…

Former 99 Cents Only Store Transitions to Dollar Tree in the City of Santa Fe Springs

Former 99 Cents Only Store Transitions to Dollar Tree in the City of Santa Fe Springs

June 13, 2024 SANTA FE SPRINGS, Calif. – On April 29, 2024, the 99 Cents Only Store permanently closed its location inside the Santa Fe Springs Promenade. Since…

City News

Lakewood Traffic Alert

Lakewood Traffic Alert

July 18, 2024, 7:13 am Clark Avenue northbound traffic will be detoured at South Street.…

NLMUSD Partners With Biola University, City of La Mirada to Hold High School Innovation Camp

July 17, 2024 LA MIRADA, Calif. – Biola University, the City of La Mirada, and…

U.S. News & World Report Names Kaiser Permanente Downey Medical Center Among Best Hospitals for 2024-2025

DOWNEY, Calif. — Several Kaiser Permanente hospitals across Southern California, including Downey Medical Center, are…

Community Wellness and Resource Fair at St. Norbert’s Church in Orange July 21

Community Wellness and Resource Fair at St. Norbert’s Church in Orange July 21

July 17, 2024 St. Norbert’s Catholic Church in Orange will be holding a free Community…

How Gaming Platforms Encourage Brand Loyalty

How Gaming Platforms Encourage Brand Loyalty

Photo by Mateo on Unsplash The multi-billion dollar gaming industry is fast-moving and requires brands…

State Tax Agency Files a $49,000 Lien on Home of Central Basin Director Juan Garza

State Tax Agency Files a $49,000 Lien on Home of Central Basin Director Juan Garza

THE $49,000 FTB LIEN filed on Central Basin Director Juan Garza’s home on May 30,…

LA county axes leadership in juvenile detention system

LA county axes leadership in juvenile detention system

July 8, 2024 LA Probation Dept cuts 14 managers, 13 chief deputies amid struggles with…

Central Basin Director Who Resigned Attends Meeting, Casts Illegal Vote to Remove President

Central Basin Director Who Resigned Attends Meeting, Casts Illegal Vote to Remove President

Former Central Basin Director Thomas Bekele (left) resigned May 20, 2024. Bekele stated when he…

Do Local Governing Authorities Invest Enough in Cyber Security?

Do Local Governing Authorities Invest Enough in Cyber Security?

Whether local governing authorities invest enough in cybersecurity is a complex question that depends on…

L.A. County Will Launch Pilot Program to Eliminate Low-Income Residents’ Medical Debt

L.A. County Will Launch Pilot Program to Eliminate Low-Income Residents’ Medical Debt

June 25, 2024 A $5 million investment will eliminate an estimated $500 million of debt…

Goodbye to La Mirada, my childhood home

Goodbye to La Mirada, my childhood home

LA MIRADANS : from left to right the writer Mark Orwoll, his brother Bob, and…

Crime

3 men killed in weekend shooting at Downey homeless encampment

3 men killed in weekend shooting at Downey homeless encampment

DOWNEY, Calif. — Three men were killed in a weekend shooting near a homeless encampment shortly before 9 p.m. Saturday at a dry riverbed near Interstate 105 in Downey,…

Body found near riverbed in Hawaiian Gardens prompts homicide investigation

Body found near riverbed in Hawaiian Gardens prompts homicide investigation

Police at Coyote Creek in Hawaiian Gardens. April 16, 2024  A homicide investigation was underway after a dead body was found near a riverbed in Hawaiian Gardens. Los…

LCCN Exposé Spurs FPPC Complaint Against Central Basin’s Michael Gualtieri

LCCN Exposé Spurs FPPC Complaint Against Central Basin’s Michael Gualtieri

Sign up for local news and alerts; we will not sell your email, who does that? February 29, 2024 By Brian Hews • [email protected] On February 6, 2024…

A federal appeals court rejected Donald Trump’s claim that he was immune

A federal appeals court rejected Donald Trump’s claim that he was immune

February 6, 2024 The ruling answered a question that an appeals court had never addressed: Can former presidents escape being held accountable by the criminal justice system for…

Jury Reaches Verdict in Trump E. Jean Carroll Case

January 26, 2024 Compensatory $18.3 million Punitive $65 million…

Fatal shooting in Norwalk on Maidstone Ave.

October 30, 2021 NORWALK — A person was fatally wounded Sunday morning in Norwalk, authorities said. The shooting occurred around 1:00 a.m. in the 13900 block of Maidstone…

Ex-Compton City Councilman Isaac Galvan Arrested in Bribery Scheme

Ex-Compton City Councilman Isaac Galvan Arrested in Bribery Scheme

September 19, 2023 In November 2020, LCCN exclusively learned and reported that former Baldwin Park Mayor Ricardo Pacheco and then-current Compton Councilman Isaac Galvan’s homes were raided by…

Bell Gardens Mayor and Three Councilmembers Served Recall Papers

Bell Gardens Mayor and Three Councilmembers Served Recall Papers

September 18, 2023 By Brian Hews Bell Gardens Mayor Francis De Leon Sanchez and Councilmembers Marco Barcena, Gabriela Gomez and Maria Pulido were served with intent to recall…

Local Sports

CHAMPIONS CUP – Norwalk’s Banda, La Mirada’s Kennedy help their travel softball team to quarterfinals

By Loren Kopff • @LorenKopff on X IRVINE-Over a dozen area players competed with their respective travel softball teams in the Champions Cup showcase tournament, put on…

TRAVEL SOFTBALL UPDATE: Area athletes wrapping up TCIC, more playing in another prestigious tournament

July 4, 2024 By Loren Kopff • @LorenKopff on X The Fourth of July is known for a lot of things, capped off many fireworks shows across…

TRAVEL SOFTBALL ROUNDUP – Area players tune-up for Premier Girls Fastpitch National Championships

June 20, 2024 By Loren Kopff • @LorenKopff on X In the world of travel softball, if you’re not in a qualifying tournament for the Premier Girls…

CIF-SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA DIVISION I BASEBALL REGIONALS Aguayo, Torres go deep in La Mirada’s historic victory in America’s Finest City

May 30, 2024 By Loren Kopff • @LorenKopff on X SAN DIEGO-The California Interscholastic Federation has been holding regional playoffs in baseball since 2021 but one of…

Betting on the LA Lakers, Responsible Wagering Guide

Amidst the bright lights and the energy of the NBA, the Los Angeles Lakers are one of the most celebrated franchises in sports. Being a team with…

Los Angeles Rams Select KT Leveston in Seventh Round of NFL Draft

KT Leveston, a formidable former tackle from Kansas State, has made a significant move to the Los Angeles Rams, selected as the No. 254 pick in the…

CIF-SS DIV. 2 SOFTBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS Gahr rallies late as Cortez delivers in walk-off fashion for program’s first championship

The Gahr High softball team claimed the program’s first CIF-Southern Section championship after defeating California High 5-4 in the Division 2 finals. The Gladiators rallied for two…

CIF-SS DIV. 1 BASEBALL QUARTERFINALS – Mistakes on basepaths keep La Mirada from having bigger innings against Orange Lutheran

May 15, 2024 By Loren Kopff • @LorenKopff on X La Mirada High head coach Jimmy Zurn must have felt like it was déjà vu when his…

CIF-SS DIV. 2 SOFTBALL SEMIFINALS – Gonzalez, Hill power Gahr to program’s third championship game appearance

The Gahr High softball team is all smiles as it will be playing in the CIF-Southern Section Division 2 championship game. The Gladiators defeated Mater Dei High…

CIF-SS DIV. 5 SOFTBALL QUARTERFINALS-Valley Christian’s Zhang shuts down hot-hitting Providence squad in low scoring affair

Valley Christian High sophomore centerfielder Choyce Chambers (#4) steals third base in the top of the third inning against Providence High in a CIF-Southern Section Division 5…

Crime

3 men killed in weekend shooting at Downey homeless encampment

DOWNEY, Calif. — Three men were killed in a weekend shooting near a homeless encampment shortly before 9 p.m. Saturday at a dry riverbed near Interstate 105 in…

Body found near riverbed in Hawaiian Gardens prompts homicide investigation

Police at Coyote Creek in Hawaiian Gardens. April 16, 2024  A homicide investigation was underway after a dead body was found near a riverbed in Hawaiian Gardens.…

LCCN Exposé Spurs FPPC Complaint Against Central Basin’s Michael Gualtieri

Sign up for local news and alerts; we will not sell your email, who does that? February 29, 2024 By Brian Hews • [email protected] On February 6,…

A federal appeals court rejected Donald Trump’s claim that he was immune

February 6, 2024 The ruling answered a question that an appeals court had never addressed: Can former presidents escape being held accountable by the criminal justice system…

Jury Reaches Verdict in Trump E. Jean Carroll Case

January 26, 2024 Compensatory $18.3 million Punitive $65 million…

Fatal shooting in Norwalk on Maidstone Ave.

October 30, 2021 NORWALK — A person was fatally wounded Sunday morning in Norwalk, authorities said. The shooting occurred around 1:00 a.m. in the 13900 block of…

Ex-Compton City Councilman Isaac Galvan Arrested in Bribery Scheme

September 19, 2023 In November 2020, LCCN exclusively learned and reported that former Baldwin Park Mayor Ricardo Pacheco and then-current Compton Councilman Isaac Galvan’s homes were raided…

Bell Gardens Mayor and Three Councilmembers Served Recall Papers

September 18, 2023 By Brian Hews Bell Gardens Mayor Francis De Leon Sanchez and Councilmembers Marco Barcena, Gabriela Gomez and Maria Pulido were served with intent to…

3 people stabbed at party in Pico Rivera

August 28, 2023 PICO RIVERA, Calif. – Pico Sheriff’s Station deputies and the Los Angeles County Fire Department received a call at 11:30 p.m. reporting a stabbing…

Donald Trump Mugshot ‘Never heard that at Wharton’

Donald Trump listed himself at 6’3″ and 215 pounds with strawberry blonde hair.…