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Downey, California is located in Los Angeles County. Zip codes in Downey, CA include 90240, 90239, and 90242. The median home price in Downey is $450,000 which is roughly $286/per square foot. More Downey information.

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Well known actor goes to jail. - Helps kids

Well known actor and personal trainer to the stars Jean Paul San Pedro will be spending some of this weekend at the Los Padrinos Juvenile Hall in Downey, California.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Two Rivers Tribune

Sheriff Downey: Law Enforcement Coverage Comes With a Price Tag

Humboldt County Sheriff Mike Downey and 5th District Supervisor Ryan Sundberg were in Willow Creek on Thursday, March 27, to let residents know that law enforcement coverage won't be increasing before 2017.

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Insurance Journal West

Southern California Agent Sentenced For Ponzi Scheme

Michael Zuno Zuniga, 43, of Fullerton, was sentenced to five years in Los Angeles County Jail and ordered to pay $1.2 million in restitution for his participation in a Ponzi scheme targeting Los Angeles area seniors.

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Downey Patriot

CIF holding golf tournament in Downey

The CIF Southern Section will host its 10th annual Jim Staunton Champions for Character Golf Tournament on Tuesday, June 17, at the Rio Hondo Golf Club in Downey.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Downey Patriot

ABWA hosts - Women of the Go' conference

Motivational speaker Bobbie Gee was guest speaker at the American Business Women's Association Southern California Council's "Women on the Go" conference last month at the Rio Hondo Event Center.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Downey Patriot

Young art fan surprised with gift

So when she climbed on Santa Claus' lap on Christmas Eve, she wasted no time asking for "Downey Doodle-icious."

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Downey Patriot

Juanita Llamas: saying goodbye to family's queen

What makes the death of 90-year-old Juanita Llamas Barretto extra painful is that she was so much like the mother and grandmother we all know and love.

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Downey Patriot

Students speak about their passions in oratorical contest

Imagine you're a high school student and your assignment is to deliver a four-minute speech in front of two former city mayors, a leading philanthropist, your faculty advisor and your fellow students.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

Downey Patriot

Downey residents join delegation to China

Jose Hernandez, principal at Anton Elementary School in Los Angeles, will lead a delegation that includes 10 teachers on a visit to elementary schools in Beijing and Xian.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

CBS Local

Man Arrested At Mexican Border In Connection To 2011 Attempted Murder

A 32-year-old man wanted in connected with the attempted murder of two men in Downey two years ago was arrested at the Mexican border and is behind bars in San Diego.

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NBC Los Angeles

Fire Destroys Vehicles in Apartment Carport

A fire destroyed at least five vehicles parked in a Downey apartment's carport Tuesday April 8, 2014.

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Press-Telegram

5 vehicles destroyed in Downey apartment fire early Tuesday

At least five vehicles were destroyed and an apartment complex sustained minor damage in a two-alarm fire in Downey early today.

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Sun Apr 06, 2014

Press-Telegram

Downey rehab hospital, AAA aid senior citizens behind the wheel

DOWNEY >> For Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center and organizations like the Automobile Club of Southern California, serving older drivers is becoming an increasingly important mission.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

Downey Patriot

Crime Report

At 11:30 a.m., officers responded to a burglary in progress at a home in the 11900 block of Susan Avenue after a neighbor observed two males entering the backyard.

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Downey Patriot

Bicycle: Bridge to the future

The classic 1969 film, "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid," includes a whimsical scene in which the late Paul Newman as Butch Cassidy-leader of the Hole-in-the-Wall Gang, professional train robbers-shows off his bicycle skills to the female lead.

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Downey Patriot

The accordion, the attorney, and my passion

As a kid, a salesman knocked on our door one day and after a few hours successfully talked my father into purchasing an expensive accordion and accompanying music lessons for me.

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Downey Patriot

Mayor's corner: News & notes from the mayor

I first want to start off by encouraging you all to take the time to make sure you are prepared for when a larger earthquake may take place.

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Thu Apr 03, 2014

Downey Patriot

Downey residents charged in attack on Marines

Two Downey residents were arrested this week in connection with an early-morning fight outside a Huntington Beach bar in which three Marines were stabbed.

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My FOX LA

An Alternative High School in the City's Crosshairs

As someone totally unconnected this story the first thing I noticed was the tension and anger in a Watts meeting hall.

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Press-Telegram

Street closed in Downey following explosion, fire at commerical office building

A fire damaged a commercial office building in Downey today and prompted the closure of a city street, police said.

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