Saturday, December 20, 2008

LUSD Board Reorganizes

Lynwood, CA - Local paper reports that the Lynwood Unified School District reogarnized.

Read story here.

Thursday, November 27, 2008

Rodent Infestation at Lynwood Middle School Cafeteria

Lynwood, CA - Newspaper and TV report rodent infestation at Lynwood Middle School.

Read story here.


video

Wednesday, November 26, 2008

Mayor Protem Castro Hired by District

Lynwood, CA - Local newspaper reports that the Lynwood Unified School District has hired Aide Castro for a newly created position.

Read story here.

Thursday, October 30, 2008

Meeting at Mayor's House Violation of Brown Act

Lynwood, CA - Local newspapers reports that meeting at current Mayor Santillan's house a violation of the Brown Act, and says that the DA found that “we did not find that there was any criminal wrongdoing, nor did we find that there was necessarily an intention to violate the Brown Act.”

Read story here.

Thursday, October 23, 2008

Lynwood Recall Attorney Submits $266,000 Bill

Lynwood, CA - Local newspaper reports that attorney for Aide Castro and Joanette Gutierrez submits bill for $266,000.

Read story here.

Sunday, October 19, 2008

Deputy Fatally Shoots Suspect in Lynwood

Lynwood, CA - Deputy shoots suspect in Lynwood, he died later at the hospital.

Read story here.

Wednesday, October 08, 2008

CDBG Board Rejects UUT Presentation

Lynwood, CA - Local newspaper reports that the CDBG Board rejected UUT presentation.

Read story here.

County Monitors Lynwood Schools

Lynwood, CA - Local newspaper reports that the county will monitor Lynwood schools.

Read story here.

Woman Arrested Near Marshall Elementary

Lynwood, CA - Local newspaper reports that a woman was arrested at Marshall Elementary.

Read story here.

Thursday, October 02, 2008

Thursday, September 18, 2008

Meeting at Mayor's Home Criticized

Lynwood, CA - Local newspaper reports that a meeting held at current Mayor Santillan's home is criticized.

Read story here.

Monday, September 15, 2008

New Curruculum Plan

Lynwood, CA - Local newspaper reports that School district gets new curriculum plan.

Read story here.

Thursday, September 04, 2008

Former Councilmember Arturo Reyes Pleads Guilty

Lynwood, CA - Former Councilmember Arturo Reyes pleads guilty to grand theft and agreed to testify against other ex-councilmembers.

Read story here.

Wednesday, August 20, 2008

User Utility Tax - Voters to Decide

Lynwood, CA - Local newspaper reports that residents will decide on the User Utility Tax.

Read story here.

Thursday, July 24, 2008

Autra Adams' Charges on Hold

Lynwood, CA - Local newspaper reports that charges against Autra Adams are on hold.

Read story here.

Wednesday, July 23, 2008

Lynwood City Council Cuts Budget by $4.2 Million

Lynwood, CA - Local newspaper reports that the Lynwood City Council reduced the budget by 4.2 million.

Read story here.

Monday, July 21, 2008

Two Measures on Ballot

Lynwood, CA - Local newspaper reports that the Lynwood City Council has placed two measures in the November ballot.

Read story here.

Thursday, June 26, 2008

Judge Rules Against Stadium Project

Lynwood, CA - Local newspaper reports that a judge has ruled against Angel's Fields.

Read story here.

Thursday, May 29, 2008

Angeles Fields Lawsuit Against City Resumes

Lynwood, CA - Local newspaper reports that the lawsuit between the City of Lynwood, and Angeles Fields will resume on Monday, June 2, 2008.

Read story here.

Thursday, May 22, 2008

City Manager's Assistant Autra Adams Arrested

Lynwood, CA - Paul Richard's goddaughter and current City Manager's Aide was arrested by gang investigators with the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department on suspicion of felonies, including being an accessory to robbery and possessing a stolen handgun.

Adams was wanted as an accessory to various crimes in which she allegedly provided rental vehicles for use by criminal suspects. Deputies found a loaded 9-mm handgun, as well fraudulent credentials identifying Adams as a member of the Lynwood City Council.



Read story here.

Lynwood Chamber of Commerce in Bitter Fight with City

Lynwood, CA - Local newspaper reports that the Lynwood Chamber of Commerce faces a bitter fight with the City.

Read story here.

School Board Agrees to Superintendent's Contract

Lynwood, CA - Local newspaper reports that School board agrees on Dhyan Lal’s $200,000-a-year contract with minor changes to the benefit package.

Read story here.

Sunday, May 11, 2008

March Against Prostitution

Lynwood, CA - Local newspaper reports that council and residents will march against prostitution on May 16, 2008.

Read story here.

Wednesday, April 30, 2008

Future Teachers Work with Lynwood Students

Lynwood, CA - Local newspaper reports that 2 future teachers practice with Lynwood students.

Read story here.

Monday, April 28, 2008

Consultant Hired for Utility Tax Vote

Lynwood, CA - Local newspaper reports that council gets heat for hiring consultant for Utility Tax vote.

Read story here.

Monday, April 21, 2008

Lynwood Teacher Pleads Guilty to Possessig Child Porn

Lynwood, CA - A first-grade teacher at Lincoln Elementary School Monday pleaded "guilty as charged" to a single felony count of possession of child pornography.


Read story here.

Wednesday, March 19, 2008

Fraudulent Section 8 Vouchers Sold at World Literacy Crusade

Lynwood, CA - Newspaper reportas that about 100 people demands answers from Alfreddie Johnson's World Literacy Crusade regarding fraudulent Section 8 vouchers.

Read story here.

Wednesday, February 27, 2008

Superintendent Leaves Meeting Before Scheduled Evaluation

Lynwood, CA - Local newspaper reports that Dr. Lal left the school board meeting right before his performance evaluation.

Read story here.

Tuesday, February 26, 2008

Corruption or Entrapment?

Wednesday, February 20, 2008

Morton Appointed to Council

Lynwood, CA - On a 4-0 vote, the Lynwood City Council appoints Jim Morton to occupy vacant seat.

Read story here.

Wednesday, February 13, 2008

Tony Martinez Quits Council

Lynwood, CA - Local newspaper reports that Councilman Tony Martinez has submitted his resignation.

Read story here.

Thursday, January 17, 2008

Cesar Chavez Student Calls Radio Station and Reports Alleged Rape

Lynwood, CA - A 12 year old Cesar Chaves Middle School student calls Spanish speaking radio station 1020am and reports alleged rape. Student tells radio station that two male students held her and raped her with an object, allegedly a bottle.
The teen's mother tells station that boys were suspended a couple of days, but are back in school.

Wednesday, January 16, 2008

Trash Collection Fee Upsets Residents

Lynwood, CA - Residents get angry over trash collection fee increase.

Read story here.

Wednesday, January 02, 2008

Lynwod Teachers Angry Over Negotiations

Lynwood, CA - Local newspaper reports that teachers are angry with negotiations.

Read story here.