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La Palma celebrates 28th Annual Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony – “Winter Wonderland”

Join your friends and family for an annual holiday favorite, La Palma’s Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony, on Wednesday, December 3, at 4:30 p.m. at the Central Park Amphitheater, 7821 Walker Street. Enjoy the musical talents of...
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30th Annual La Palma Days Parade marches down Walker St.

It was a fine day, and fine parade. La Palma’s Engine 13 and Cypress’ Truck 17, both from the Orange County Fire Authority (OCFA), were Parade Entry #1 behind a La Palma Police Department motor officer. The 40th Infantry Di...
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Local election results: City of La Palma

I apologize to residents of the City of La Palma for failing to publish election results sooner in that City’s Council race. With all 10 precincts counted, here are the results as published by the Orange County Registrar of V...
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World War II veteran Edward Olivares rides down Walker St. in the 2013 La Palma Days Parade. Photo by C.E.H. Wiedel.

La Palma Days Parade this coming Saturday, Nov. 8

Because it comes at the beginning of November, the La Palma Days Parade is Orange County’s unofficial Veterans Day Parade. In additional to honoring veterans, reservists, and active duty military, Parade Day activities embrac...
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Local election results: Cypress School District Board of Trustees

The Cypress School District elected three members of the Board of Trustees yesterday: Sandra Lee, Steve Blount, and Lydia Sondhi. Incumbent Board President Valeri Peters Wagner was not re-elected With all 30 precincts counted, ...
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La Palma-Cerritos AAUW members came to Cerritos College on October 2,2014, to register students to vote in the November elections and to invited students to join the National AAUW with free-e memberships as affiliates. Pictured, sitting, left to right, Penny Brown and Barbara Sparks. Standing are Joan Plyman and Tobi Balma. Balma is the Chairperson of the Legal Advocacy Fund Committee for the La Palma-Cerritos AAUW and is also a member of the National LAF Committee. Courtesy photo.

Cerritos College students told of free e-membership by La Palma-Cerritos AAUW

Tobi Balma, a founding member and past president of the La Palma-Cerritos Branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) for the La Palma-Cerritos AAUW in 1972, recently was selected to serve on the National AAUW...
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La Palma announces pageant contestants

The City of La Palma is proud to announce the 2014 La Palma Pageant contestants. The contestants, all seniors at John F. Kennedy High School, are as follows: Michelle Glasell, Kari Kessinger, Shelby Rogers, and Maddi Thompson. ...
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Unplanned power outages in Orange County as of Friday, Oct. 10

As of this morning, Southern California Edison is working on the following power outages: La Palma,, between Keith Cir. and Mark Cir.: Started at 1:37 a.m. on Oct. 10. Edison is analyzing the cause. Edison is aware of the need ...
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La Palma’s Fighting Irish looking for 1985 grads

Did you graduate from La Palma’s John F. Kennedy High School in the Class of 1985? The reunion committee is looking for you! A reunion party is planned for Aug. 29, 2015, at Amaya Lounge in Buena Park. Richard Blade will be t...
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La Palma Police Department to swear in newly appointed Police Captain

The La Palma Police Department is inviting the community to attend the swearing-in ceremony of recently appointed Police Captain, Terry Kim. The ceremony will take place in the La Palma City Council Chambers on Monday, October ...
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Unplanned power outages in Orange County as of Monday, Sept. 15

As of this morning, Southern California Edison is working on the following power outages: Buena Park, Arnold Wy. and Hershey Dr.: Started at 10 p.m. on Sept. 14. The cause was equipment problems. Edison is working to restore po...
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American Association of University Women to hold general meeting at Cerritos Library

The La Palma-Cerritos American Association of University Women (AAUW) will be holding its first General Meeting of the 2014-2015 year on Thursday, September 18, 2014, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Skyline Room of the Cerritos Libr...
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Pedestrian killed in La Palma

A female pedestrian was struck by a pick-up truck at the intersection of Moody St. and Crescent Ave. in La Palma at about 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 3. The victim was transported to La Palma Intercommunity Hospital, where sh...
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Organizers looking for La Palma pageant participants

The La Palma Pageant is a professional and personal growth opportunity for individuals interested in serving a one-year term as the City of La Palma’s Ambassador. To qualify, prospective contestants must live, work, or attend...
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