Wednesday, September 27, 2006

Mayor and Mayor Pro-Tem Served With Recall Papers

Lynwood, CA - Current Mayor Leticia Vasquez, and current Mayor Pro-Tem Alfreddie Johnson were served with recall papers during ribbon cutting ceremony that took place Monday, September 25, 2006.

FBI Investigation Mini Poll Results

Friday, September 22, 2006

Armando Rea Arrested

Lynwood, CA – The inmate locator for the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department shows that Armando Rea was arrested at 9:30 pm on September 21, 2006. Booking number 9214300 indicates that Rea was arrested by the LASD- Century Station Patrol. According the Sheriff's website, Rea was released September 22, 2006 at 12:03.

Armando Rea, an ex-police officer, currently holds a private investigator license as:

License Type: Private Investigator
License Number: 23363
License Status: CLEAR Definition
Expiration Date: January 31, 2007
Issue Date: January 07, 2003
Actions: No

Friday, September 15, 2006

"Big Power Center" for Lynwood Proposed

Lynwood, CA - Local newspaper reports a proposal for a "Big Power Center".

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Tuesday, September 12, 2006

Ethnic Transformation In Lynwood

Lynwood, CA - Article by Elizabeth Wright describes the ethnic transformation in Lynwood. Current Mayor Pro-Alfreddie Johnson states in the article that during the time Armando Rea was appointed Mayor of Lynwood, 13 african american people were fired at the same time. A Latina opponent also states Rea's supporters knocked on doors "saying we needed to get rid of black city council members."

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Monday, September 11, 2006

City Attempts to Stop Cruising

Lynwood, CA - Local newspaper reports the City's efforts to halt cruising on Long Beach Blvd.

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Friday, September 01, 2006