11 hrs ago
Cerritos College Foundation issues scholarships
The Cerritos College Foundation recently awarded thousands of dollars worth of scholarships to local students, including some from Downey.
16 hrs ago
Santa Cruz Sentinel
Court rulings raise optimism in Watsonville over redevelopment dispute
Watsonville leaders, fighting to retain $4.6 million in funds from the city's former redevelopment agency, are encouraged by two recent favorable decisions in Sacramento Superior Court.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Pac-12 class rankings analysis
The Pac-12 now has four schools in the updated recruiting class rankings for the Class of 2014, as UCLA took over the No.
Bellflower expects to kick off plans for new L.A. County Fire Museum home in 2014
BELLFLOWER >> The city of Bellflower expects 2014 to kick off a long-awaited project with the Los Angeles County Fire Museum to give the museum a new home.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Fans gather at Jenni Rivera memorials in Lakewood, Long Beach one year after her death
Fans of Jenni Rivera flocked Monday to a quiet residential street in Lakewood and a cemetery in Long Beach to remember the Mexican-American singer.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
E-cigarettes may be regulated like tobacco in Long Beach
The City Council voted 8-0 Tuesday night to have City Attorney Charles Parkin write amendments to municipal code to require that electronic cigarettes and vapor devices comply with the city's tobacco ordinance, and prohibit their use in no smoking areas.
Atheist Group Asks Bellflower School Officials To Halt Prayer At Meetings
The request comes from the Wisconsin-based Freedom From Religion Foundation in a letter dated Nov. 27 to school board President Laura Sanchez-Ramirez, the Long Beach Press-Telegram reported.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Nomar Garciaparra joins Dodgers broadcast team
The former Dodger Nomar Garciaparra has been hired as a TV and radio commentator by the Dodgers, according to Times blogger Steve Dilbeck , citing "a person familiar with the situation who spoke on the condition of anonymity."
Council to discuss limits on e-cigarettes
Following a wave of local communities that have placed moratoriums on new retailers wanting to sell electronic cigarettes, or vaporizers, the Long Beach City Council on Tuesday will take up a proposal that could tighten regulation of the tobacco-free, battery-operated pipes.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Bellflower woman, 18, killed in Compton car crash
The coroner's office on Monday released the name of the 18-year-old woman who was killed when the 2007 Ford Focus she was driving went out of control in Compton, hit a curb and crashed into a house, parked cars and finally a tree.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Walmart workers protest wages, benefits at Ontario store
Walmart protester Karl Hilgert hands Ontario police department Sgt. Pat Birkett a candy cane as Hilgert is read his rights before being arrested for failure to disperse after sitting down with nine other protesters in the middle of the intersection at 5th and Mountain Avenues in Ontario on Friday morning.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Gang Member Sentenced to More than 100 Years in Prison
A gang member was re-sentenced today to 155 1/2 years to life in prison for murdering a 16-year-old female honor student after opening fire on a crowd of people after a high school homecoming football game in Long Beach.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
USC Recruiting Trail Heats Up, Makes Pat Haden's Job That Much More Difficult
In just seven weeks, Ed Orgeron has made a strong case for himself to be the new head coach at USC, and the recent commitment of Viane Talamaivao only makes it stronger.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Deputies arrest 13 at DUI checkpoint in Bellflower
Los Angeles County Sheriff's deputies made 13 arrests during a seven-hour checkpoint operation that took began on 6 p.m. Thursday at the intersection of Artesia Boulevard and Woodruff Avenue, Deputies arrested four people on suspicion of driving under the influence of marijuana.
The Daily Breeze
Spike strips halt Bellflower to Hawthorne to Huntington Beach chase
The driver of a speeding, older model Mercedes led California Highway Patrol officers on a pursuit from Garden Grove to Bellflower, then Hawthorne to Huntington Beach, where spike strips set out by that city's police brought the car to a stop, a CHP officer said Monday.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
Sat Nov 16, 2013
Christian prayers at Bellflower Unified School District board...
Given that Bellflower is known for its abundance of churches, locals say it's not surprising that the city's school board opens its meetings with prayer.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Ventura County Star
CLU's Chapman prepares to face Chapman
The Kingsmen play at Chapman , and will be trying to finish above .500 rather than clinching a Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference for the first time in five years.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Long Beach family childcare providers emphasize healthy foods
Childcare provider and chef Tonia McMillan prepares some Crescent Pizza rolls in her home in Bellflower, Calif.