Date: June 18th, 2020

California Public Health Officials Order Masks Statewide
News

California Public Health Officials Order Masks Statewide

The California Department of Public Health released updated guidance that requires Californians to wear a face covering in high-risk settings. A growing body of scientific research has shown that people with no or few symptoms of COVID-19 can still spread the disease and that the use of face coverings, combined with physical distancing and frequent hand…

State Superintendent Announces Free Statewide Online Suicide Prevention Training Program
Education

State Superintendent Announces Free Statewide Online Suicide Prevention Training Program

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tony Thurmond announced Wednesday that the California Department of Education (CDE), in collaboration with the San Diego County Office of Education, is launching a free online suicide prevention training program available to middle and high school staff and students throughout the state. “The COVID-19 pandemic not only disrupted the academic…

Arcadia Awards Grants to Small Businesses Impacted by COVID-19
Business

Arcadia Awards Grants to Small Businesses Impacted by COVID-19

The City of Arcadia recently held a lottery to award grants to 49 small businesses impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The COVID-19 Small Business Grant Program, under the new Arcadia Works! Program, is dispersing $245,000 in Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds. Grants of $5,000 each, primarily provided under the federally funded CARES Act to…

Career Corner: How Much Do You Make?
Columns

Career Corner: How Much Do You Make?

One of the hardest parts of the job interview process comes in the form of a very simple question: “How much do you make?” The question typically comes up in the first screening call with the human resources recruiter. It is also asked on the online job application. The problem is that answering the question…

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