Date: September 3rd, 2020

L.A. County Teachers Can Apply for a Class Project Grant from California Credit Union
Education

L.A. County Teachers Can Apply for a Class Project Grant from California Credit Union

California Credit Union is inviting all Los Angeles County teachers who have an innovative class project idea to apply for a credit union grant through its bi-annual Teacher Grant Program. The California Credit Union grant program is available to full-time teachers in Los Angeles County who are looking to fund a special learning opportunity, either in classroom or virtual,…

Labor Day Holiday to Impact L.A. County Testing Location Hours
News

Labor Day Holiday to Impact L.A. County Testing Location Hours

Residents urged to make appointments early at open locations Due to extreme heat and holiday this weekend, testing sites will be operating on modified schedules. The following LA County-operated testing sites will be open on Monday, Sept. 7: Beach Cities Health District – 514 N. Prospect Ave., Redondo Beach, CA 90277 (normal hours). College of the Canyons…

L.A. County Library Offers Laptop & Hotspot Loans at Select Locations
News

L.A. County Library Offers Laptop & Hotspot Loans at Select Locations

Printing pickup will also be offered at all 46 sidewalk service locations L.A. County Library will offer two new services developed to assist those without computers, internet, or printers at home — a laptop and hotspot loan at select libraries, and printing pickup at all sidewalk service locations. The laptop and hotspot loan kit includes…

Operation Canteen Honored WWII Veterans of Arcadia
Community

Operation Canteen Honored WWII Veterans of Arcadia

Volunteers urge the public to honor WWII veterans for the 75th anniversary of the war’s end By Grace Yee, Guest Contributor On Aug. 15, the morning started with volunteers taping “Thank you” posters and singers practicing WWII songs. Team leaders gathered their groups to go over the route of the WWII veterans that they would be…

Arcadia Crime Blotters: Aug. 23-29
Crime

Arcadia Crime Blotters: Aug. 23-29

Aug. 23 At 8:37 a.m., an officer contacted a male subject loitering near a closed business at 440 E. Huntington Drive. Through a consensual search, the officer discovered the subject was in possession of multiple stolen credit cards and a stolen driver’s license. Further investigation revealed the subject lied to officers about his identity. The…

MADIA Tech Report: Got a New Product Idea You Want to Sell?
Business

MADIA Tech Report: Got a New Product Idea You Want to Sell?

By Brenda J. Trainor MADIA Tech Launch, a local nonprofit educational organization, regularly hosts meetups where self-professed techno-entrepreneurial thinkers get together and share ideas (and libations) about their innovations and how to bring them to reality or sometimes failure. Like so many organizations in the COVID era, MADIA has converted their “eat and drink with…

Career Corner: This Is Not a Competition
Columns

Career Corner: This Is Not a Competition

I hope we’re on the same page. This is a pandemic. It’s not a competition. I’m not sure how many times I’ve been asked lately, “What new hobbies have you picked up since March?” I haven’t. “How much are you working out?” Very little. “How are you spending all this free time?” Like many of…

Tech Tip: Get the Most Out of Your Firewall
Business

Tech Tip: Get the Most Out of Your Firewall

A firewall is a device that acts like a security cop watching over your computer network to detect unauthorized access and activity — and every business and individual needs one. However, your firewall is completely useless if it is not set up or maintained properly. Your firewall needs to be upgraded and patched on a…

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