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April 1, 2020 Orange County COVID-19 Report: New Cases Jump 107, 3 Additional Deaths

April 1, 2020 Orange County COVID-19 Report: New Cases Jump 107, 3 Additional Deaths

      Case Counts by Cities CITY POPULATION1 TOTAL CASES Aliso Viejo 51,372 6 Anaheim 359,339 56 Brea 45,606 4 Buena Park 83,384 19 Costa Mesa 115,830…

Orange County Reports 37 New COVID-19 Cases, Total Now at 464

Orange County Reports 37 New COVID-19 Cases, Total Now at 464

As of March 30, 2020       Case Counts by Cities CITY POPULATION1 TOTAL CASES Aliso Viejo 51,372 3 Anaheim 359,339 42 Brea 45,606 3 Buena Park…

New Los Angeles County Coronavirus Cases Jump to 536, 2 Additional Deaths

LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (Public Health) has confirmed two new deaths and 128 new cases of 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). One…

Beach Water Use Advisory Advisory for all Los Angeles County beaches in effect until Wednesday, March 25 at 6:00 p.m

LOS ANGELES – Because of the recent rainfall, Los Angeles County Health Officer, Muntu Davis, MD, MPH, is cautioning residents who are planning to visit Los Angeles County…

LA County Stricter Coronavirus Bans: No Gatherings of Any Kind

Following California Gov. Gavin Newsom’s statewide shelter in place order and LA County’s safer at home initiative earlier this week, the Los Angeles County Department of Health has…

NYT: Senator Rand Paul tested positive for the coronavirus, Chancellor Angela Merkel is self-isolating

Mr. Paul is the first senator and the third member of Congress to test positive. Ms. Merkel is self-isolating at home after a doctor she saw tested positive.…

La Mirada’s Youth in Government Students Propose Projects

    LA MIRADA YOUTH in Government students. Top row (l-r): Sebastian Magar, Francisco Zuniga, Julisa Del Carpio, Emma Spirescu, Adrian Tinoco, Richard Abad. Middle row (l-r): Benjamin…

Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson test positive for coronavirus in Australia

Hanks and Wilson were in Australia working on pre-production for an untitled Baz Luhrmann film about Elvis Presley. Read the latest…

Kaiser Permanente contributes $1 million to 10 leading public health organizations, and is collaborating with CDC on COVID-19 response

Kaiser Permanente contributes $1 million to 10 leading public health organizations, and is collaborating with CDC on COVID-19 response

    Support for effective outbreak response will help share best practices based on evidence and data   PASADENA, Calif. – Kaiser Permanente is contributing $1 million to…

NEWS AND NOTES FROM PRESS ROW : La Mirada boys soccer denied multiple times in late stages of key game with Mayfair

NEWS AND NOTES FROM PRESS ROW : La Mirada boys soccer denied multiple times in late stages of key game with Mayfair

By Loren Kopff • @LorenKopff on Twitter LAKEWOOD-When you’re down a goal in the second half of any soccer game, that sense of urgency to tie is magnified 10…

November 1, 2019 La Mirada Lamplighter eNewspaper

November 1, 2019 La Mirada Lamplighter eNewspaper

Greetings! Click on Fullscreen button below front page image to view our eNewspaper.. Thanks for reading…. Southern California’s Community Newspaper.™…

LA County Public Health Warns of Possible Measles Exposure Locations

LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (Public Health) is investigating an additional confirmed case of measles in a Los Angeles County resident. Public…

Valley View to Close for Nearly Four Days From Artesia to Alondra in Early October

Valley View to Close for Nearly Four Days From Artesia to Alondra in Early October

     STAFF REPORT Santa Fe Springs – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) announces the scheduled 91-hour closure of Valley View View Ave. between Artesia Blvd. and…

City News

Basketball, soccer accolades continue as All CIF-Southern Section teams are announced

Basketball, soccer accolades continue as All CIF-Southern Section teams are announced

BY LOREN KOPFF • @LORENKOPFF ON TWITTER • April 3, 2020 The final high school basketball…

April 3, 2020 COVID-19 REPORT: 521 New Cases in Los Angeles County, Eleven Additional Deaths

April 3, 2020 COVID-19 REPORT: 521 New Cases in Los Angeles County, Eleven Additional Deaths

              LOS ANGELES –The Los Angeles County Department of…

Mar. 23 – 29, 2020 La Mirada Crime Summary

Mar. 23 – 29, 2020 La Mirada Crime Summary

Notable Arrests Four suspects were arrested throughout La Mirada for various warrants and narcotics violations.…

April 1, 2020 COVID-19 REPORT: 513 New Cases in Los Angeles County, Eleven Additional Deaths

April 1, 2020 COVID-19 REPORT: 513 New Cases in Los Angeles County, Eleven Additional Deaths

TOTAL CASES NOW AT 3,518.   TOTAL DEATHS NOW AT 65.   Infections per age…

POLITICO: Bay Area Actions Flattening the Curve

POLITICO: Bay Area Actions Flattening the Curve

  By DEBRA KAHN and CARLA MARINUCCI SAN FRANCISCO — State leaders and doctors are…

MARCH 30, 2020 COVID-19 REPORT: 548 New Cases in Los Angeles County, Ten Additional Deaths

MARCH 30, 2020 COVID-19 REPORT: 548 New Cases in Los Angeles County, Ten Additional Deaths

  LOS ANGELES –The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (Public Health) has confirmed…

Older Adults Receiving Social Security WILL Get Stimulus Check

Older Adults Receiving Social Security WILL Get Stimulus Check

STAFF REPORT “It’s the ONE question nearly all Social Security recipients are asking: Will I…

MARCH 29, 2020 Report: 342 New Cases of COVID-19 in Los Angeles County, Seven Additional Deaths

MARCH 29, 2020 Report: 342 New Cases of COVID-19 in Los Angeles County, Seven Additional Deaths

Total cases in LA County now stands at 2,474.   Total fatalities now 44.  …

La Mirada Council Will Consider Trash Rate ‘Adjustment’ at June Meeting

La Mirada Council Will Consider Trash Rate ‘Adjustment’ at June Meeting

  Staff Report The La Mirada City Council will conduct a public hearing on June…

NYT: Macy’s Will Furlough Most Employees

Macy’s, which owns Bloomingdale’s, plans to furlough most of its 130,000 workers as stores remain…

March 28, 2020: 344 New Cases of COVID-19 in Los Angeles County, Six Additional Deaths

LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (Public Health) has confirmed…

NLMUSD LOOKING TO FILL VACANCY CREATED BY RESIGNATION OF ANA VALENCIA

NORWALK, CA — The Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School District is taking applications through April 1,…

71 New Cases of Confirmed COVID-19 in Los Angeles County, Number Now at 409

71 New Cases of Confirmed COVID-19 in Los Angeles County, Number Now at 409

LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (Public Health) has confirmed…

Sports

Basketball, soccer accolades continue as All CIF-Southern Section teams are announced

Basketball, soccer accolades continue as All CIF-Southern Section teams are announced

BY LOREN KOPFF • @LORENKOPFF ON TWITTER • April 3, 2020 The final high school basketball and soccer games may have been played in late February or early March,…

NEWS AND NOTES FROM PRESS ROW : La Mirada boys soccer denied multiple times in late stages of key game with Mayfair

NEWS AND NOTES FROM PRESS ROW : La Mirada boys soccer denied multiple times in late stages of key game with Mayfair

By Loren Kopff • @LorenKopff on Twitter LAKEWOOD-When you’re down a goal in the second half of any soccer game, that sense of urgency to tie is magnified 10…

2019 VALLEY CHRISTIAN THANKSGIVING CLASSIC : Payero Powers Valley Christian Past La Mirada High 67-49

2019 VALLEY CHRISTIAN THANKSGIVING CLASSIC : Payero Powers Valley Christian Past La Mirada High 67-49

The Valley Christian High boys basketball team celebrates after knocking off La Mirada High 67-49 last Saturday night to win the 2019 Valley Christian Thanksgiving Classic. Senior Malvin…

PREMIER GIRLS FASTPITCH 10th ANNIVERSARY : Travel softball’s top organization continues to grow in many ways

PREMIER GIRLS FASTPITCH 10th ANNIVERSARY : Travel softball’s top organization continues to grow in many ways

By Loren Kopff @LorenKopff on Twitter   For the longest time, the Amateur Softball Association was the leading organization where travel softball players showcased their talents, hopeful of…

WEEK 9 FOOTBALL Artesia stays alive for possible postseason bid in high-scoring affair with Cerritos

By Loren Kopff @LorenKopff on Twitter The only thing missing from Artesia High’s homecoming football game against Cerritos High last Friday night was the scoreboard at Atkins Stadium…

WEEK EIGHT FOOTBALL Norwalk spreads the wealth around with punishing ground game, roughs up Cerritos

By Loren Kopff @LorenKopff on Twitter It’s never too early to look ahead to the future and the Norwalk High football team showed Cerritos High that it can…

Health

Living Landscapes Help California Homeowners Protect Property from Wildfires

By Kris Kiser, Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (OPEI) California is undergoing a brutal fire season, and sadly, reports say it’s only…

Leapfrog: Lakewood Regional Medical Center Receives High Rankings in Patient Safety

By Brian Hews The doctors, nurses, and administrative staff at Lakewood Regional Medical Center have a lot to be proud of…

PIH Health Named One of the Nation’s 100 Top Hospitals by Truven Health Analytics

Whittier  – PIH Health was recently named one of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals® for the second consecutive year by Truven…

Study Suggests ‘Dirty Air’ Clogging Southeast LA County Cities

Study Suggests ‘Dirty Air’ Clogging Southeast LA County Cities

By Pete Parker and Randy Economy A statewide census map has been released by the California Environmental Protection Agency (CEAP) to…

Downey Mayor Vasquez Presents ‘Healthy Heart’ Award to Brookfield Rehabs David Howell

Downey Mayor Vasquez Presents ‘Healthy Heart’ Award to Brookfield Rehabs David Howell

By Tammye McDuff Mayor Fernando Vasquez continues with Healthy Downey, recognizing those individuals or businesses committed to improving the lives of…