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As the stay-at-home order continues, so does our coverage of community updates. Photo credit: Edgar Mendoza

Community updates for the week of May 18

May 17, 2020

Quarantine continues and so do the updates.

The final week is upon us and once again Talon Marks is here to help you make sense of changes. This list will cover changes beginning May 11. Photo credit: Edgar Mendoza

Community updates and re-openings for the week of May 11

May 10, 2020

Changes to your city guidelines, regulations and policies all in one quick list.

Entering the final weeks of the stay-at-home order, Talon Marks is here to cover all updates. Photo credit: Edgar Mendoza

Community and COVID-19 updates for the week of May 4

May 3, 2020

Changes have resumed and Talon Marks is here to cover it.

Talon Marks is dedicated to keeping the community informed and updated. Weekly updates will be available starting April 20, 2020.

COVID-19 community updates for the week of April 20

April 19, 2020

Your continued guide to policies and changes to the cities of Bellflower, Lakewood, Cerritos, Norwalk, Paramount and Downey.

Local City Councils have issued updates in regards to the COVID-19 Pandemic. Updates range from food banks to street sweeping, and were last updated on April 12, 2020. Photo credit: U.S. Air Force Graphic by Rosario

Everything local communities must know in regard to COVID-19

April 12, 2020

With the COVID-19 pandemic in full swing, and each city implementing different policies and closures, it may be tough to know...

Uncle Henry's was established in 1959.

Gordita Eateries: Uncle Henry’s Deli

April 4, 2020

My deepest apologies for going on a bit of a hiatus on all of you gordos y rellenitas; life has been crazy. I sincerely hope t...

Fire chief of Downey saying a few words to Andrew Martifian. He congratulates him for his work.

Downey awards local officer for ‘bravery’

March 7, 2020

The second Downey City Hall meeting of February consisted of the council members discussing and awarding a Downey Police Officer...

Gordita Eateries: The Marketplace Grill Cafe

Focaccia chicken panini served with seasonal fruit and their natural cut potatoes.

Rebecca Aguila, Manging Editor

February 25, 2020

We’re back at it again with a new segment of Gordita Eateries. My goal this year is to keep my food column as close to home...

Citizens speak on matters concerning them. A motion was passed to slash speaking time from 5 minutes to 2 minutes on Jan. 28, 2020. Photo credit: Oscar Torres

Downey City Hall limiting public speaking

February 11, 2020

Downey City Hall held their second meeting on Jan. 28 with the council members discussing and approving the reduction of public co...

Gordita Eateries: Fatima’s Grill

Beef Kafta plate with a delicious house salad and yellow jasmine rice to tie-in everything together.

Rebecca Aguila, Managing editor

January 21, 2020

Hidden in the depths of a small city in Downey hides a tiny hidden gem that calls everyone to feast upon at: Fatima's Grill. Inside...

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