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  1. Lakewooda s Memorial Plaza at Del Valle Park getting a redesign, expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Press-Telegram

    A historic image of the plane elevated to a pedestal in 1961 at Jose Del Valle Park in Lakewood. Photo courtesy of Bragg Crane Service The decommissioned Douglas F3D-2 Skynight jet fighter was hoisted off its pedestal Friday and is being disassembled for shipment to Fighting Classics Aircraft Restoration in Marana, Ariz.

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  2. 'For every individual who receives this, it's a Christmas present'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... scholarship in 1989. It was an all-expenses-paid scholarship, which is the only way he could afford to leave Lakewood, Calif., to go to college. UTA was building a powerhouse wheelchair basketball program under the late coach Jim Hayes, a ...

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  3. Get your spook onRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 26 | The Wave

    ... Dogs raises money for adoption and rescue groups, spay-neuter programs and other projects. Halloween carnivals in Lakewood: The Lakewood Halloween tradition means carnival activities from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Friday at Biscailuz, Bloomfield, Bolivar, ...

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  4. High School Football: Lakewood beats Cabrillo despite sloppy gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | Press-Telegram

    Cabrillo's Michael Lovett III finds running room in a Moore League high school football game against Lakewood Friday October 24, 2014, in Lakewood, Calif. Lakewood won 19-7.

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  5. Downey High teacher accused of sex with studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | Downey Patriot

    ... under 18, authorities said. The Downey Unified School District announced on Tuesday that Hitchcock, who lives in Lakewood, is now on unpaid leave, but the Board of Education plans to terminate his employment at its next meeting. Hitchcock's faculty ...

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  6. Ex-Coach Pleads Not Guilty to Student Sex ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | NBC Los Angeles

    A former Downey High School teacher and girls soccer coach pleaded not guilty Tuesday to charges of carrying on a sexual relationship with a student for more than half a year, prosecutors said. Brandon James Lee Hitchcock, 30, of Lakewood was charged with 10 counts of unlawful sexual intercourse and five counts of oral copulation of a person under 18, the Los Angeles County District Attorney's office said.

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  7. Downey High teacher, coach, pleads not guilty to having sex with studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Press-Telegram

    DOWNEY >> A Downey High School girl's soccer coach and teacher pleaded not guilty in court Tuesday to multiple charges related to having a sexual relationship with a student for at least seven months, Los Angeles County District Attorney officials said Tuesday. Brandon Hitchcock, 30, of Lakewood, appeared at the Downey Courthouse Tuesday, said Sarah Ardalani, spokeswoman for the DA's Office.

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  8. Downey High School teacher arrested for allegedly having sex with studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Whittier Daily News

    DOWNEY >> A Downey High School girl's soccer coach and teacher is scheduled to be in court today to answer to multiple charges related to having a sexual relationship with a girl for at least seven months, police announced Tuesday. Brandon Hitchcock, 30, of Lakewood was arrested Friday then later charged with 10 counts of unlawful sexual intercourse and five counts of oral copulation of a person under 18, according to a statement from the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office.

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  9. Sandra Massa-Lavitt vying to replace Mike Levitt for District 5 seat in Seal BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Press-Telegram

    ... she said. For the majority of her professional career, she has worked in several city governments from Lakewood to Rancho Palos Verdes and most recently, Seal Beach, where she has been chairwoman of the Planning Commission for the past four years ...

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  10. Racist graffiti, noose at Bellflower High School being investigated as hate incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Press-Telegram

    Martin Acosta of the Lakewood Sheriff's Station. A noose was found hanging from a tree at the high school, but Acosta said the incidents are not related.

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  11. Authorities Investigate Nooses at High SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | NBC Los Angeles

    Nooses were found hanging from trees at rival high schools in Bellflower and Lakewood, and authorities were investigating the case on Friday, Oct. 17, 2014. Students at Mayfair High School organized a peace walk Friday morning in response to the nooses and racial slurs spray painted on the campus.

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  12. Nooses, graffiti at rival high schools spark investigation, protestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Los Angeles Times

    ... one of the campuses. On Wednesday, students and faculty found a noose hanging from a tree at Mayfair High School in Lakewood, which beat its football rival, Bellflower High, 28-14, last week. The following day, a noose was found hanging from a tree ...

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  13. Lakewood City Council hires consultant to help businesses decrease urban water runoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Press-Telegram

    ... washes this waste off the property into storm drains and then into the ocean. The consultant will work with 373 Lakewood businesses, including restaurants, auto shops, plant nurseries, gas stations and industrial facilities, doing initial ...

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  14. Deborah Ann Hughes FitzsimmonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Downey Patriot

    ... ley Ridel. Her brother Laurence Hughes of South Dakota, her sister Rebecca Hughes Barker and brother in law John of Lakewood. Many nieces and nephews.

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  15. 12 things you didn't know about Denny'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Switched

    ... past. 1. They had many, many previous names When Harold Butler and Richard Jezak opened the first Denny's in Lakewood, California in 1953, it was actually called Danny's Donuts. Three years later, Jezak left and Butler rechristened his six stores ...

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  16. Football: Lakewood responds to comments about Long Beach PolyRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Los Angeles Times

    Lakewood Athletic Director Chris Murphy has responded to disparaging remarks published about Long Beach Poly at Lakewoodfootball.com , a website that is not controlled by the school. "We at Lakewood High School do not support, nor condone the irresponsible comments made regarding our upcoming competition versus Moore League rival Long Beach Poly," Murphy said in an email.

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  17. OVATIONSRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 12 | The Wave

    ... Rankings and scores from schools outside this area can be found on the association's website. Mayfair High School, Lakewood (5A) - band, first place (82.55); auxiliary, first (69); percussion, second (63.5); visual performance, sweepstakes (158); ...

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  18. Grocery Store City - best Groceries and Convenience Store OutletRead the original story

    Friday Oct 10 | PR Log

    ... Wine Cellars Best of Mendocino County Mixed Pack, 3 x 750 ml by Albertina Wine Cellars: A Lynn Roberts "foxluv" (Lakewood, CA United States): "I am very new at trying out different wines to see which year or which vineyard produces excellent wine. ...

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  19. Seal Beach Police Releases Sketch of Assault SuspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Patch.com

    On October 5, 2014, at 3:44 AM, Seal Beach Police Officers were investigating a disturbance on the northeast corner of 8th Street and Ocean Avenue, where a 23 year old, Hispanic male victim from Lakewood, CA was reportedly stabbed in the abdomen with an unknown object. The victim was transported to a local hospital where he is currently being treated for life threatening injuries.

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  20. Iconic Santa Fe Springs doughnut shop Cherria s closes to make way for 5 Freeway wideningRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Whittier Daily News

    ... eventually will be demolished to make way for the 5 Freeway widening project. But owners Kenny and Jessica Yik of Lakewood already have a found new location, also in Santa Fe Springs. It opened Wednesday. “It breaks my heart to see it ...

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