Wed May 15, 2013
The Daily Breeze
Questions remain on Lakewood evacuation, arrest
This is the bathroom in the 5200 block of Iroquois Avenue where Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department searched for explosives after a search warrant was served on a suspect who failed to check in with his parole officer.
The Campbell Reporter
Southern California man arrested for explosives in tunnels under house
A man who had explosive devices planted inside tunnels dug underneath his Lakewood home was arrested Tuesday morning by authorities from several agencies.
Tue May 14, 2013
Scouting the Draft: Middle Infielders to Know by Nick J. Faleris
The 2013 draft class is shy on impact middle infielders, particularly at the collegiate ranks, where our three profiled players each stand a fair chance of shifting to another position once they begin their pro careers.
Sun May 12, 2013
Michigan State football pursues California receiver Jeffery Farrar,...
Michigan State has two players on its spring roster who come from further west than Minneapolis; offensive lineman Fou Fonoti and defensive tackle David Fennell .
Lakewood crash sends two sheriff's deputies to hospital
A collision at a Lakewood intersection sent three people, including two sheriff's deputies, to a hospital to be checked for injuries, a sergeant said Sunday.
Sat May 11, 2013
Calvin's Lina Avila named to NFCA Division III All-Central Region second team
For the second consecutive year, Calvin College junior Lina Avila has been named to the National Fast-Pitch Coaches Association Division III All-Central Region second team in softball.
Thu May 09, 2013
New commissioner Jim Rodriguez Jr. likes what he sees in Downey
The newest member of the Downey Planning Commission, Jim Rodriguez, Jr., is glad he now has a more direct role in the implementation of city policies on a variety of issues.
Tue May 07, 2013
Lakewood sobriety checkpoint leads to two arrests
In total, 1,813 vehicles were stopped, resulting in 1,627 drivers checked during Friday's checkpoint on Carson Street east of Watson Plaza Drive.
Calvin's Lina Avila & Trista Brownlee receive All-MIAA softball honors
Two members of the Calvin softball team have received All-MIAA honors. Named to the All-MIAA first team from Calvin is junior Lina Avila while sophomore Trista Brownlee has been named to the All-MIAA second team.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
DUI checkpoints to be held in Lakewood, Norwalk, Bellflower
The first is from 6 p.m. to 2 a.m., Friday and Saturday, in Lakewood. The department will also hold checkpoints from 6 p.m. to 2 a.m. May 9 in Norwalk, and 6 to 11 p.m. May 16 in Bellflower.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
Long Beach area high schools make national list of the best
Thirteen is the lucky number. That's the number of Long Beach area high schools that made U.S. News and World Report's list ranking the best schools in the country.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
Downey considers response to letter from water group
Downey officials are considering the best way to respond to a strongly-worded letter from the Central Basin Water Association that chastises Downey for withholding $7.1 million in payments to the Water Replenishment District due to a dispute over rate increases.