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  1. New problem downtown: lack of parkingRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Downey Patriot

    ... because they're taking all our parking," said Watson, owner of Dazzling Beauty Supply and Salon, located at 11116 Downey Ave. "People are parking in front of our businesses for five and six hourswe're losing so much money because there's no ...

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  2. Jimmy Lagousis, owner of Jim's Burgers, passes awayRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Downey Patriot

    Jimmy Spyros Lagousis, owner of Jim's Burgers on Firestone Boulevard in west Downey, died March 27, the family announced.

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  3. One of Hollywood's finest reaches out to troubled youthRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Gilmer Mirror

    BURBANK, CA. 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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  4. Well known actor goes to jail. - Helps kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    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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  5. 15 Vintage Pictures Of Los Angeles When It Was Still A Beachside VillageRead the original story

    Wednesday | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... the area to drain the marshy land and a variety of attractions were constructed, including the dance hall shown here. Downey, a city southeast of downtown Los Angeles, is seen here in 1875, just two years after the railroad reached the community.

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  6. Southern California Agent Sentenced For Ponzi SchemeRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Insurance Journal West

    ... agent, Zuniga allegedly owned and conducted business as the Omega Investment Group, an unlicensed entity located in Downey. The investigation revealed a Ponzi scheme targeting Latinos through solicitation in their homes, in which Zuniga issued more ...

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  7. Sheriff Downey: Law Enforcement Coverage Comes With a Price TagRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Two Rivers Tribune

    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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  8. CIF holding golf tournament in DowneyRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Downey Patriot

    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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  9. Great moments in Community Fulfillment: WaMu's Kickback Driven...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | VDARE

    ... consultant who had become a mortgage lender legend in Southern California. Ramirez worked out of WaMu's office in Downey, a largely Hispanic neighborhood of cracked sidewalks and graffiti-marked homes, east of downtown Los Angeles. WaMu called the ...

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  10. Downey Building "Total Loss" After BlazeRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | NBC Los Angeles

    Neighbors say they heard an explosion before a Downey business building went up in flames early Thursday, April 3, 2014.

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  11. Young art fan surprised with giftRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Downey Patriot

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

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  12. Senior warns against scamRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Downey Patriot

    Editor's note: below is a letter the Patriot received from a Downey resident, who says he was scammed by a person offering to seed his lawn: I am a retired musician, age 98, and thought that I was wise enough to avoid being taken by the smart people who steal rather than work.

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  13. Juanita Llamas: saying goodbye to family's queenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Downey Patriot

    ... to Maywood and, a few years later, upgraded to South Gate. They finally "made it" 15 years ago, purchasing a home in Downey. "The human race is selfish. We don't want to see them go," said David, who owns the Mambo Grill restaurant in downtown ...

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  14. ABWA hosts - Women of the Go' conferenceRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Downey Patriot

    ... on the Go" conference last month at the Rio Hondo Event Center. Vasquez also presented a certificate from the city of Downey congratulating the council on its conference. The certificate was received by Carol Veatch, co-chair of the conference and ...

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  15. Students speak about their passions in oratorical contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Downey Patriot

    ... High School Humanitarian Society who competed for thousands of dollars in prizes in last Thursday's Optimist Club of Downey Oratorical Contest. Hosted by Mark Shelton and RioHondoEventCenter, the event provided students with an opportunity to speak ...

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  16. El Paso Chihuahuas Transaction ReportRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | KVIA-TV El Paso

    ... ared in two Chihuahuas games, both in relief. He allowed one run in 1.1 innings, striking out two batters. He is from Downey, California and was acquired by the Padres in early April via a waiver claim from the Seattle Mariners.

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  17. Downey residents join delegation to ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Downey Patriot

    ... in the Western Hemisphere. Del Toro has given demonstrations of how to work with clay as part of the program by the Downey Art League. The role of art in education is a topic that will be explored on the tour, and Del Toro anticipates sharing some ...

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  18. UVU softball: Debra Lovell wins WAC Hitter of the Week awardRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | Deseret News

    ... softball. Through four games last week, Lovell went 7-of-13 with a double, three home runs and seven RBIs. The Downey, Calif., native posted a .538 batting average, a 1.308 slugging percentage and a .571 on-base percentage. Lovell got the week ...

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  19. Man Arrested At Mexican Border In Connection To 2011 Attempted MurderRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | CBS Local

    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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  20. Downey Building "Total Loss" After BlazeRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | NBC Los Angeles

    Neighbors say they heard an explosion before a Downey business building went up in flames early Thursday, April 3, 2014.

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