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Planning underway for 2019 Kingdom Day Parade

LOS ANGELES — Planning is underway for the 34th annual Kingdom Day Parade to be held Jan. 21 in honor of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. Adrian Dove, president and CEO, of the parade, is looking for parade entries, volunteers, spectators and its Royal Court Scholarship participants. The parade’s theme will be “Healthy Bodies, […]

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Lynwood students bring holiday cheer to needy

LYNWOOD — Firebaugh High School student Paola Valadez packed gift bags Nov. 21 with items including toothpaste, socks and peanut butter and jelly sandwiches alongside 350 other Lynwood students in preparation for delivering holiday cheer. Valadez, president of Firebaugh’s Helping Hands Club, joined the volunteers in creating more than 1,000 gift bags to take to […]

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Villanueva proclaims himself winner in race for sheriff

LOS ANGELES — Retired Los Angeles County sheriff’s Lt. Alex Villanueva has proclaimed himself the winner in his bid to unseat incumbent Sheriff Jim McDonnell, and he continued to expand his lead Nov. 26 with the release of the latest vote tally. Villanueva proclaimed victory in the race Nov. 23, writing on his Twitter page, […]