Saturday Jul 26
Race in Toyland: A Nonwhite Doll Crosses Over
A "Doc McStuffins" doll set in Venice, Calif., July 17, 2012. "Doc McStuffins," a Disney TV cartoon in which an African-American girl emulates her doctor mother by opening a clinic for stuffed animals and dolls, gives added racial diversity to the company's roster.
Man fatally shot, witness shot at in Lynwood
A man was shot and killed near a mini-mall in Lynwood and a would-be pursuer of the assailant was also shot at, authorities said today.
Homicide Detectives Investigating Shooting Death Near Lynwood Mini Mall
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department deputies responded to the 10900 block of Long Beach Boulevard about 6:45 p.m. to investigate the circumstances of the death.
My Mother Lode
Assailants sought in fatal train platform beating
Los Angeles County sheriff's homicide detectives have asked the public for help in the investigation of the fatal beating of a 65-year-old man on a busy Metro Blue Line train platform.
BBX Capital acquires Helen Grace Chocolates
BBX Sweet Holdings, a wholly-owned subsidiary of BBX Capital Corp. has acquired the assets of Helen Grace Chocolates.
Whittier Daily News
Newborn babies surrendered at Pico Rivera fire station, Lynwood hospital
For the second time in three days in the area, a mother has turned over a newborn infant to authorities under Los Angeles County's Safe Surrender program, Supervisor Don Knabe's office announced Friday.
RCI inducts new board members, president
At its recently held annual convention and industry Expo held last month in St. Louis, the Retail Confectioners International inducted five new members to its board of directors.
Newborn Girl Surrendered at Lynwood Hospital, the 8th in L.A. County This Year
A newborn girl was surrendered at a Lynwood hospital over the holiday weekend, Supervisor Don Knabe announced today.
Courthouse News Service
Man Gets 25 Years for Killing an Actor
A man who shot a Mexican actor to death during a burglary has been sentenced to 25 years to life in prison.