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Torrance, California is located in Los Angeles County. Zip codes in Torrance, CA include 90501, 90509, and 90504. The median home price in Torrance is $589,000 which is roughly $410/per square foot. More Torrance information.

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7 hrs ago | LA Daily News

Nurses wounded in hospital stabbings in Sylmar, Torrance

Two nurses suffered stab wounds in two separate attacks at UCLA hospitals in Sylmar and Torrance early Sunday, authorities said.

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8 hrs ago | The Daily Breeze

Classic musical a Cabareta on stage at El Camino in Torrance

Students at El Camino College are learning about early 20th century world issues not in a classroom, but rather on stage as the college presents the classic musical, “Cabaret.” Set in a decadent Berlin night club, the show explores the growing anti-Semitism and changing politics of the 1920s, with a little romance mixed in.

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8 hrs ago | CBS Local

38-Year-Old Santee Man Accused Of Stabbing Nurse In Ear With Pencil

Authorities said a 38-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of stabbing a nurse at a hospital in Torrance.

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10 hrs ago | SanLuisObispo.com

As generation of Holocaust survivors die, we must "always remember"

She and her "school-buddy Ana . . . spent many hours talking, while walking each other home.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Daily Breeze

FPPC fines Torrance political consultant and son of mayoral candidate Pat Furey

The state's Fair Political Practices Commission on Thursday assessed a $1,750 penalty to the son of Torrance Councilman Pat Furey , a political consultant and the manager of his father's mayoral campaign.

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Examiner.com

Jackie's South Bay Weekend Guide for April 17, 2014

Easter and Passover Week has begun and if you haven't already bought fresh eggs, you'd best get to the store soon - as of yesterday afternoon, I could only find brown eggsa ..which might make for some interesting hues.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Autoblog

Scion announces FR-S Release Series 1.0 in New York

In the market for a Scion FR-S , but don't want the same one your neighbor's got? Scion has good news for you.

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The Daily Breeze

Finding a seat is an art at Izakaya Hachi, a popular stop in Torrance

Landing a seat at the wildly popular Izakaya Hachi on the edge of Old Town Torrance takes a certain amount of perseverance.

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Modern Tire Dealer

Vogue Tyre opens 17th Custom Center

Vogue Tyre & Rubber Co. announced it has opened its 17th Custom Center location at Penske Cadillac Buick-GMC in Torrance, Calif., the largest Cadillac dealer on the west coast.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Daily Breeze

Torrance swears in Mark Matsuda as ninth police chief in citya s history

Torrance >> With family, friends and colleagues watching proudly, Mark Matsuda was sworn in Tuesday night as the city's ninth police chief, receiving his badge from his wife, Kristin, as the couple's three young daughters looked on.

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The Daily Breeze

Social planners scrambling in wake of San Pedro Elks Lodge fire

From baby showers to funerals - and all of life's milestones in between - the San Pedro Elks Lodge is the port town's place to go to celebrate.

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The Daily Breeze

Former Compton Fire Department deputy chief pleads no contest to embezzlement, arson

A former Compton Fire Department deputy chief pleaded no contest today to embezzlement and arson for stealing thousands of dollars worth of the department's Motorola radios to sell online and setting a fire to destroy evidence.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Daily Breeze

Toyota, Honda and Hyundai investing big in hydrogen fuel cell-powered cars

California will be a major proving ground for hydrogen fuel cell-powered cars in the next several years, representatives from five auto manufacturers, including Toyota and Honda, said Monday at a panel discussion in Torrance.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

The Daily Breeze

About Town: Teens showcase cultural understanding at Visions of Unity Awards

Some of the organizers and winners of the 2014 Visions of Unity Awards Competition included: sponsor Shirley Starke Wallace from the Palos Verdes chapter LINKS, Inc; Laura Oelsner, West High School - honorable mention for poetry; Shirley Ho, faculty coordinator; Melanie Nomiya of North High School - third place in the essay competition; Phylishia ... (more)

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The Daily Breeze

Torrance hospitals give patients hotel-like food experience

Sister Terrence Lindini blesses the kitchen with holy water at Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center in Torrance during ceremony to launch their new food service program.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Daily Breeze

U.S. Postal Service proposal to close bulk mailing service causes confusion

A U.S. Postal Service proposal to close a bulk-mailing service used by only a few dozen Palos Verdes Peninsula businesses has alarmed some residents, who incorrectly believed it could affect residential mail delivery or other post office services.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Daily Breeze

Billboard campaign aimed at fighting child sex trafficking

That's one of the messages being posted on billboards throughout Los Angeles County starting this weekend, as part of a new public-awareness campaign to combat the worsening problem of child sex trafficking in the region.

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CBS Local

Community Grieves For 2 Confirmed Dead In Orland Bus Crash

Friends of those killed in Thursday's fiery crash near Orland describe the victims as exceptional people who were passionate about their careers.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

The Daily Breeze

Suit over Robinson Helicopter deaths must be litigated in U.S., judge says

A Los Angeles Superior Court judge has denied a motion by Torrance-based Robinson Helicopter Co.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

Patch.com

Torrance P.D. Has New Chief

Mark Matsuda has been named chief of the Torrance Police Department, where he has worked since 1987, it was announced today.

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