KNX On Your Corner – Our live & local community spotlight

Thanks to everyone who turned out at Mimi's Café in Cerritos on Dec. 12. We collected hundreds of toys for our CHiPs For Kids Holiday Toy Drive!

Next event: Burbank, Jan. 30, 2015.  Join us for free refreshments and a special live broadcast at The Castaway at 1250 East Harvard Road overlooking Burbank: Dick Helton / Vicky Moore, 5 - 9am; Frank Mottek, 1-2pm;  Jim Thornton / Diane Thompson, 2-7pm.   #KNXOnYourCorner Presented by Community Bank.

 

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KNX On Your Corner: Los Cerritos Center

Big changes are coming to Los Cerritos Center, where a major redevelopment project is underway.

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KNX On Your Corner: Artesia Tower

There’s a bit of a mystery in the city of Artesia. It’s sticking right out in the open!

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KNX On Your Corner: UPS

It’s the peak season for deliveries, and packages are humming through the UPS hub in Cerritos.

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KNX On Your Corner: Cerritos College

There are some big changes taking place at Cerritos College, some dramatic changes that you just can’t miss.

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KNX On Your Corner: Cerritos Plane Crash

In 1986 an AeroMexico flight headed to LAX collided with a small plane over a quiet neighborhood in Cerritos, killing all aboard both planes, and 15 people on the ground.

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KNX On Your Corner: Little India

A famous stretch of Pioneer Boulevard in Artesia will soon be getting a multi-million dollar facelift.

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KNX On Your Corner: Cerritos Auto Square

On what used to be a dairy farm, now sits the largest auto mall in the world. It’s billed as the “World Famous, Cerritos Auto Square!”

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KNX On Your Corner: Cerritos-Artesia History

Less than half a century ago, citizens of Artesia and Cerritos faced a major decision. A battle raged over whether to keep this as farm land, or give way to urban development.

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KNX On Your Corner: Portuguese Hall

The city of Artesia has a very large Portuguese population, and they have a very special gathering place.

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KNX On Your Corner: Cerritos Library

Walking into the Cerritos Library is like walking into an upscale mall that includes a 15,000-gallon saltwater aquarium. It’s easy to see why the city’s center of learning is very popular, especially with young people.

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KNX On Your Corner: Ice Palace

Two-time Olympic Gold-medal figure skating champion Michelle Kwan has a great place to practice when she comes home to Southern California. She’s part owner of “The Ice Palace” in Artesia.

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