Farmers’ market coming to Downey

May 7, 2018 by  

A new farmers’ market will open soon. Set up on the campus of the Rancho Los Amigos Hospital in Downey, it will be held weekly.

The measure got the [Read more]

Downey announces summer concert series

April 25, 2018 by  

Summer in Downey brings back the city’s Concerts in the Park, and the city has announced this year’s lineup.

The concerts are [Read more]

Downey educator named Principal of the Year

March 11, 2018 by  

Alyda Mir, the principal of Stauffer Middle School in Downey, has been named Principal of the Year in Region 14 Middle Grades by the Association of California School Administrators, according to an article in the Downey Patriot. Mir has [Read more]

Rooftop restaurant coming to Downey

February 8, 2018 by  

The planning commission in Downey recently approved a proposal for a new rooftop restaurant, to be located at 11100 Downey Avenue. The space has no [Read more]

Intra-District enrollment period open in Downey

January 5, 2018 by  

The Intra-District Open Enrollment option, which was once called ‘School of Choice’, is available now, for the 2018-2019 academic year. Parents of students who live outside the district are not eligible to take advantage of [Read more]

Downey Police announce Citizen’s Academy

December 6, 2017 by  

For the 18th year in a row, the Downey Police are inviting residents to take part in a Citizen’s Academy.

These academies are [Read more]

Downey hospital has new dog therapy program

November 8, 2017 by  

Studies have shown that pet therapy—bringing animals into hospitals to visit patients—has many beneficial effects, and Presbyterian Intercommunity Hospital (PIC) has announced it is beginning such a [Read more]

Downey Symphony Orchestra gets new season ready

October 20, 2017 by  

Downey Symphony president Don Marshall wants everyone to know that the orchestra will soon be playing their song.

The opening concert of the [Read more]

Downey residents thank first responders

September 8, 2017 by  

First responders, including police and firefighters, often work long hours in dangerous conditions, with little appreciation for their efforts. The residents of Downey View Apartments, a building located in the city’s downtown, decided to [Read more]

Council to consider zoning change

August 20, 2017 by  

The Downey City Council will soon consider whether or not to rezone a home on Downey Avenue from a single-family dwelling to multi-unit living.

The house, which was [Read more]

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