The community of Downey came together for another successful Relay for Life on May 21-22, which consisted of about 900 participants raising money to find the cure for cancer. The theme, May the Cure Be With You, was enjoyed by everyone.
Last week, Downey and Warren high schools gathered to celebrate the awards and scholarships received by Downey Unified's 2016 senior class. These annual Senior Awards Night celebrations were held May 18 for Warren High School and May 19 for Downey High; both awards celebrations were held at the Downey Civic Theater.
Photo by Children's Hospital Los Angeles Left to right: Keith Sultemeier, president and CEO of Kinecta Federal Credit Union; actor Jax Malcolm; Paul S. Viviano, president and CEO of Children's Hospital Los Angeles )--Children's Hospital Los Angeles has received a generous commitment of $5 million from Credit Unions for Kids that will go toward the hospital's Helping Hands Fund, which ensures all patients receive the critical, lifesaving care they need. The extraordinary donation is emblematic of CHLA's longstanding relationship with Credit Unions for Kids and the shared mission of creating hope and building healthier futures for children.
More than 150 people participated in the fourth annual Downey CROP Hunger Walk this past Saturday, raising money to fight global hunger. Final fundraising totals are not in yet, but organizers said 25% of all donations will stay local, going to the food bank at Downey First Christian Church and PTA HELPS.
For ten years, Lucas had a home. He felt safe and loved, but as fate sometimes changes the "best laid plans" of a contented dog, the friendly and gentle Rottweiler came in as a stray to the Downey Shelter, and his family have never been to the shelter looking for him.
A shuttle bus returning from a women's church retreat rolled over on a highway in Southern California's San Bernardino Mountains, seriously injuring six people and leaving 14 others with minor injuries. Ambulances took the victims to the hospital Sunday and all were expected to survive, San Bernardino County fire Capt.
Friday, May 13: At 1:30 PM, a suspect entered the Metro PCS Store in the 13500 block of Lakewood Blvd and asked to see two cellular phones. He then brandished a handgun, took the phones, and fled on foot.
Authorities say a shuttle bus has overturned on a highway in Southern California's San Bernardino Mountains, leaving two people critically injured, four with moderate injuries and 20 with minor injuries. San Bernardino County Fire Capt.
CBS2 / KCAL9 CBS2/KCAL9 is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. CBS Studio City Broadcast Center 4200 Radford Avenue Studio City, CA [...] SAN BERNARDINO - A burned body has been located inside of a dumpster in San Bernardino, police said Friday.
Michael Lane, President of ShowingTime, recently announced two important developments. First, that its newly-formed Market Stats division has incorporated a proprietary data element into its reports to transform traditional market statistics offerings.
The restaurant will open at 10:30am and is located at 8908 Apollo Way. "We are excited to continue to expand in the state of California and bring our real food, real cooking and real flavors to our first location in Downey," said Erin Murphy, senior manager of communications at Noodles & Company.
There isn't a story for this 16-year-old German shepherd impounded just one week ago, but no matter; this boy doesn't deserve to spend another day of his life at the overcrowded Southeast Area Animal Control Authority in Downey, California. Imagine the indignity of this boy not even having a name.