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Local businesses to be open Thanksgiving, Black Friday

ARTESIA — Several local restaurants will be open Thanksgiving Day and a number of merchants will offer Black Friday shopping, according to the Chamber of Commerce. Read the rest of this entry »

San Pedro residents celebrate Thanksgiving

 Residents of San Pedro Nursing Center gather for a Thanksgiving party last week at the facility. Above from left, Margaret Chase, Nellie Brown, Vera Foster, Carol Hopster, Hope Kauffman, Delores Man- sel and Faye Antee wait for their pumpkin pie. At left, first-graders in Detta Beasley and Melissa Conn’s classes at Yucca Elementary School entertain the residents with “A Thanksgiving Gift,” featuring songs such as “A Turkey Named Bert.” Grace Miller - Daily Press


Residents of San Pedro Nursing Center gather for a Thanksgiving party last week at the facility. Above from left, Margaret Chase, Nellie Brown, Vera Foster, Carol Hopster, Hope Kauffman, Delores Man- sel and Faye Antee wait for their pumpkin pie. Below, first-graders in Detta Beasley and Melissa Conn’s classes at Yucca Elementary School entertain the residents with “A Thanksgiving Gift,” featuring songs such as “A Turkey Named Bert.”
Grace Miller – Daily Press

San Pedro Nursing Yucca Visit

Water ordinance back on the table

By BEN THEOBALD
Daily Press Staff Writer
The Artesia City Council made a motion for a public hearing and potential council vote on another proposed water conservation ordinance Tuesday night. The public hearing and potential vote will be held Feb. 10, 2015. Read the rest of this entry »

Driver falls asleep at wheel, crashes into home

Jamey Powers - Daily Press The front room of a home on West Hermosa Drive sits demolished after a driver crashed into it Monday evening.

Jamey Powers – Daily Press
The front room of a home on West Hermosa Drive sits demolished after a driver crashed into it Monday evening.

By BEN THEOBALD
Daily Press Staff Writer
A young girl escaped unharmed after a pickup crashed into the front room of a local home Monday. Read the rest of this entry »

Candlelight vigil held near detention center

Ben Theobald - Daily Press

Ben Theobald – Daily Press

Immigrant rights supporters rally for families inside

By BEN THEOBALD
Daily Press Staff Writer
Approximately 90 people organized a candlelight vigil demonstration Thursday night in front of the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center (FLETC). The demonstration was coordinated by Somos Un Pueblo Unido following an announcement this week that the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) detention center located in the FLETC would be closing by the end of the year. Somos Un Pueblo Unido is a statewide civil and workers’ rights organization. … For the rest of the story, subscribe in print and on the web. Read the rest of this entry »