Date: July 29th, 2020

Arcadia Nursing Home Sees Spike in COVID-19 Cases
News

Arcadia Nursing Home Sees Spike in COVID-19 Cases

With 2,708 new laboratory confirmed COVID-19 cases in Los Angeles County as of Tuesday, the county trend indicates some good news, seeing falling virus-related death numbers in nursing homes and long-term care facilities. On Monday, Dr. Barbara Ferrer, director of Public Health, confirmed that the curve is going down in nursing homes in the County…

Career Corner: Empathy, Why We Need It
Columns

Career Corner: Empathy, Why We Need It

“He’s just not paying attention in meetings!” “She’s just not the same person right now.” “It’s like he doesn’t care anymore about his work!” “She missed her deadline.” These are all things people are saying about their colleagues right now. I get it. You’re frustrated at work. Not everyone is carrying their weight in the…

The Divided States of America
opinion

The Divided States of America

What is going on? Federal officers under the ruse of homeland security were sent to Portland, Ore. this month by President Trump to allegedly quell ongoing Black Lives Matter demonstrations. According to viral videos and countless news reports, these agents — who remain anonymous — have been grabbing protesters off the street and placing them…

Newsom Says Planned Minimum Wage Increase Will Go Into Effect Next Year
News

Newsom Says Planned Minimum Wage Increase Will Go Into Effect Next Year

Governor Gavin Newsom announced Wednesday that Californians will see scheduled minimum wage increases next year. Although current economic conditions authorize him to suspend the scheduled increase in the minimum wage for 2021, Newsom will move the increase forward as reflected in the 2020 state budget. The minimum wage will increase on January 1, to $13…

Arcadia Crime Blotters: July 19-25
Crime

Arcadia Crime Blotters: July 19-25

July 20 At 11:01 a.m., an officer responded to a residence in the 700 block of Arcadia Avenue regarding a fraud report. While conducting a credit check, the victim discovered someone obtained a loan in her name for nearly $5,000. The victim does not know how the suspect obtained her personal information nor the identity…

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