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“20th” Summer Stampede Car Show features innovator Jessi Combs, promote female empowerment

By Daniel Van Hoosier   With Lakewood’s Summer Stampede Car Show just around the corner, there is no shortage of exciting new elements on the slate to commemorate the event’s 20th anniversary. On Sunday, August...

Dodgers create a special day for Lakewood Special Olympians

The Lakewood “Dirtbags” Special Olympics softball team has earned a spot representing Southern California in the U.S. Special Olympics games in 2018. To honor their achievement, the Los Angeles Dodgers sent a bus to...

Club Z! In-Home Tutoring

CONTACT INFO Melissa Diwa mdiwa@clubztutoring.com (562) 206-0211 1430 E. 37th St. Long Beach CA 90807 www.clubztutoring.com/lakewood MEMBER SINCE 2017 CATEGORIES Education

Pennies for Pines

Lakewood Women's Club ("LWC") has partnered with Buffalo Wild Wings to raise money for reforestation of California burned areas. This event will kick off on Wednesday, Sept. 27, at Buffalo Wild Wings in Lakewood...

Air conditioned facilities provide heat relief for seniors

High humidity and triple-digit temperatures typically blanket Southern California each summer and even into fall. Older residents can feel more distress from heat and humidity and often have fewer options for beating the heat. The...

L.A. Farmers Market Food and History Tour

Lakewood's affordable travel program is heading to L.A.’s Original Farmers Market on Saturday, October 7 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Explore this landmark, unlike any other in Southern California, on an entertaining, informative and...

LEF charity golf helps Lakewood kids

Sign-ups for this year’s Lakewood Education Foundation (LEF) charity golf tournament are underway. Proceeds directly support classroom improvement projects at Lakewood schools. Thanks to generous donations from Lakewood residents and businesses, LEF has funded...

Costa Rican residents thankful for re-use of Lakewood playground

“How did we get so lucky?” and “Thank you for choosing our town!” were the two phrases that Rotary Club of Lakewood member Valarie Frost kept hearing in the town of Matapalo, Costa Rica...

Fall brings a new focus to Lakewood

By Mayor Diane DuBois Fall is right around the corner. Schools are coming alive again with children full of energy and creativity. I love living right behind Mayfair High School, where I get to hear...

Jumpstart Bodyfuel

CONTACT INFO Linda Ikeda info@jumpstartbodyfuel.com (310) 650-7622 6761 E Carson Street. Lakewood, CA 90713 www.jumpstartbodyfuel.com MEMBER SINCE 2017 CATEGORIES Restaurants (Full Service, Casual Dining, Fast Food)

Long time City Manager Howard Chambers retires

After 41 years as the top staff member in Lakewood city government, City Manager Howard L. Chambers retired on July 31. Chambers, 72, was appointed Lakewood’s chief executive in June 1976. He was the...