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COMMUNITY CALENDAR: Downey Kiwanis to sponsor science, technology festival

The Downey Kiwanis Foundation and Downey Federal Credit Union, sponsor a science, technology, engineering, art and math festival from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 23 at the credit union office, 8237 Third St., Downey. Admission is free. Displays by Downey High School engineering students and the Columbia Memorial Space Center include three-dimensional printing, egg Read More…

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Area cities plan ceremonies to mark Memorial Day

A number of area cities, in conjunction with civic and military groups, will conduct Memorial Day programs this weekend to honor those who have fought and given their lives to defend their country. South Gate will get a jump on other programs with a ceremony at 10 a.m. May 23 in front of the Veterans Read More…

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Homeless population rises 12 percent in county

LOS ANGELES – Some area officials and organizations that help the homeless are calling for a higher minimum wage and more affordable housing as a way of taking some homeless people off the streets or to prevent others from winding up there. They commented following the announcement May 11 that homelessness has increased 16 percent, Read More…