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Area cities use apps to communicate with residents

Two area cities have found that smart phone devices are more efficient than old-fashioned telephones to communicate with residents concerning problems. Using an existing application available on such electronic devices as Apple’s iPhone or Droid, Downey residents can, free of charge, download a connection to the city’s Public Works Department to immediately report and show Read More…

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Huntington Park to appoint new commissioners

HUNTINGTON PARK — The City Council here has begun the task of appointing new advisory commission members after voiding all previous advisory boards May 18. Mayor Karina Macias announced June 1 that applications for the advisory posts are online and appointees will be named at the June 15 council meeting for the Planning Commission, Civil Read More…

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COMMUNITY CALENDAR: Juneteenth Unity Festival planned at Lynwood Park

The city of Lynwood is hosting its second annual Juneteenth Unity Festival from 2 to 6 p.m. June 13 at Lynwood City Park, 11301 Bullis Road. The city joins forces with the Uniting Nationalities Intelligently Through Education Coalition, local businesses and local state legislators Assemblymen Anthony Rendon and Mike Gipson and state Senators Ricardo Lara Read More…