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Ever rising for their roses, Huntington Botanical Gardens’ Grateful Deadheaders clip to conquer

Head Gardener John Villarreal speaks with volunteer Gloria Sierra as she deadheads roses in The Huntington Rose Garden on Tuesday, April 27, 2021 in San Marino. Volunteers, who call themselves “Grateful Deadheaders,” are busy during the rose garden’s peak bloom. (Photo by Sarah Reingewirtz, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) Gloria Sierra walks through The Huntington Rose Garden on her way to a bed that needs pruning on Tuesday, April 27, 2021 in San Marino. Sierra and the other volunteers, who cal...
Tags: Gardening, News, New York City, Environment, America, Los Angeles, Sport, History, Things To Do, Soccer, Tokyo, San Jose, Epa, Sierra, Maria, San Marino


New career-readiness program to debut at Crenshaw High this fall

LAUSD Supt. Austin Beutner visits with Crenshaw High School students during the announcement of 3DE (Three Dimensional Education) at Crenshaw High School in Los Angeles on Wednesday, May 5, 2021. The launch in the fall will be the first 3DE project-based instructional model in California. (Photo by Sarah Reingewirtz, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) Eric Mitchell, social media manager at Crenshaw High School, waits for LAUSD Supt. Austin Beutner’s arrival during the announcement of 3DE (Three Dim...
Tags: News, Education, California, US, Los Angeles, Georgia, Sport, Delta Airlines, Soccer, Paris, Lausd, Local News, Southern California, McCoy, CRENSHAW, Los Angeles Unified School District


Hollywood’s Magic Castle set to reopen for members after COVID-19 hiatus

LA’s most exclusive magic club, the Magic Castle, seen on Tuesday, May 4, 2021, is getting ready to reopen on May 21 after it shut down last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. (Photo by Sarah Reingewirtz, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) The Dante Room is stacked with tables and chairs on Tuesday, May 4, 2021 at LA’s most exclusive magic club, the Magic Castle, as it gets ready to reopen on May 21 after it shut down last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. (Photo by Sarah Reingewirtz, Los Angeles ...
Tags: Business, Hollywood, News, California, La, Restaurants, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Bill, Dining, Southern California, Ama, Irene, LA County, Los Angeles Daily News


Civil rights advocates, supervisors focus on accusations of harassment of shooting victims’ families

In October 2019, at a rally in front of Los Angeles’ Hall of Justice, Jaylene Rea spoke up for the first time about her brother’s fatal shooting by a Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputy earlier that year. Later that evening, she was arrested — without probable cause, lawyers said — as she visited the memorial for her brother, 18-year-old Paul Rea. After being brought to the hospital for a few hours, during which her family was unaware of her whereabouts, she was kept overnight at the Sheriff’s s...
Tags: News, California, La, Government, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Community, Courts, Local News, Lapd, Luna, Mitchell, Brown, Los Angeles County, Board of Supervisors


LAUSD reopens playgrounds at elementary, early education campuses

Los Angeles Unified School District Superintendent Austin Beutner joins a kindergarten class at Kenter Canyon School in Brentwood to celebrate the reopening of playgrounds at early education centers and elementary schools across the district on Monday, May 3, 2021. Parents were upset to learn that the play structures were off limits when students first returned to school last month. (Photo by Sarah Reingewirtz, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) Custodian Fidel Alfaro sprays down Kenter Canyon Sch...
Tags: School, News, Education, Sport, Walgreens, Soccer, Lausd, Cvs, Brentwood, Sawyer, Knott, LA County, Los Angeles Unified School District, Berry Farm, Austin Beutner, Beutner


LAUSD reopens playgrounds at elementary, early ed campuses

Los Angeles Unified School District Superintendent Austin Beutner joins a kindergarten class at Kenter Canyon School in Brentwood to celebrate the reopening of playgrounds at early education centers and elementary schools across the district on Monday, May 3, 2021. Parents were upset to learn that the play structures were off limits when students first returned to school last month. (Photo by Sarah Reingewirtz, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) Custodian Fidel Alfaro sprays down Kenter Canyon Sch...
Tags: School, News, Education, California, Sport, Soccer, Lausd, Brentwood, Sawyer, Knott, LA County, Los Angeles Unified School District, Berry Farm, Austin Beutner, Beutner, Nick Melvoin


Dodger Stadium coronavirus vaccine site to close by end of May

Much smaller numbers of people getting vaccinated at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles on Thursday, February 11, 2021. (Photo by Dean Musgrove, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) Dodger Stadium reopened on Tuesday, March 2, 2021 for distribution of the second dose of the Modern vaccine. (Photo by Dean Musgrove, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) FILE – In this Nov. 17, 2020, file photo, drivers wait in long lines at a COVID-19 testing site in a parking lot at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles. The number of ...
Tags: Health, Business, News, Education, Government, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Philippines, Community, Lausd, Pasadena, Times, Eric Garcetti, Los Angeles Times, Usc


Reversing course, LAPD will now allow officers to use some less-lethal projectiles during protests

Los Angeles Police Department officials confirmed Thursday that they will once again allow officers to use less-lethal projectile launchers during protests after a federal judge revised an order that had placed restrictions on the use of the weapons. Although last week’s temporary restraining order, issued by U.S. District Judge Consuelo B. Marshall, did not totally restrict the use of such less-lethal projectiles, Police Chief Michel Moore responded by banning his officers from firing the 37mm ...
Tags: Hollywood, News, Court, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Broadway, Long Beach, Local News, Lapd, Marshall, Moore, Los Angeles Police Department, Echo Park, Sobel, William Bratton


State schools chief praises LAUSD’s coronavirus reopening strategy

As students return to school Los Angeles Unified School District Superintendent Austin Beutner and LAUSD Board Pres. Kelly Gonez join dance teacher Carrie Dolin as she goes through a warmup with students online at Pacoima Middle School on Wednesday, April 28, 2021. (Photo by Sarah Reingewirtz, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) As students return to school Los Angeles Unified School District Superintendent Austin Beutner speaks with students as they social distance at Pacoima Middle School’s cafete...
Tags: Health, News, California, Government, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Community, Lausd, Biden, state Department of Education, LA County, Garcetti, Los Angeles Unified School District, Austin Beutner, Beutner


Garcetti aims to give thousands to COVID-stung businesses. Owners call it ‘a drop in the bucket’

Camila Perry, paints tables as she gets ready to open an outdoor patio at The North End, a Hollywood bar she owns with two other women, as Los Angeles County moves to the less-restrictive orange tier on Monday, April 5, 2021. Bars that do not serve food will be able to reopen only patios in this latest wave of eased restrictions. (Photo by Sarah Reingewirtz, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) In his annual State of the City speech, Mayor Eric Garcetti suggested multiple programs to speed up economi...
Tags: Hollywood, Instagram, Congress, California, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Biden, Eric Garcetti, Gavin Newsom, Don, Los Angeles County, Perry, LA County, Garcetti, WalletHub


‘A Herculean effort’: LA County’s Libraries begin to reopen a year after COVID-19 shut them down

Librarian Erika Goodwin is back at her desk at the San Fernando Library on Wednesday, April 21, 2021 after the LA County Library began opening libraries this week for in person visits. (Photo by Sarah Reingewirtz, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) Duane Wente, of San Fernando, visits the San Fernando Library on Wednesday, April 21, 2021 after the LA County Library began opening libraries this week for in person visits. (Photo by Sarah Reingewirtz, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) Librarian Erika Goo...
Tags: Health, News, Government, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Libraries, Beverly Hills, Community, Venice, Lausd, Robert Louis Stevenson, Ucla, Luke Bryan, Patrick, Johnson Johnson


After turbulent year, owners of San Fernando yoga studio aim to adapt to post-lockdown world

It was supposed to be the beginning of a new era for sisters Daniela and Alexandra Del Gaudio. After nearly 10 years of working long shifts and multiple jobs, they finally saved enough money to open the Wild Plum yoga and wellness studio in San Fernando just two years ago. But the pandemic wreaked havoc on their business venture. They closed the Wild Plum in March of last year certain they would reopen in two weeks. But the closure dragged into months amid strict health orders. A year later, aft...
Tags: Business, News, Instagram, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Local News, Alex, Alignable, Los Angeles County, Alexandra, San Fernando, SBA, LA County, San Fernando Valley, Los Angeles Daily News


LAUSD’S outgoing superintendent offers to ‘be around’ to help with transition

LAUSD Superintendent Austin Beutner holds a press conference at Willow Elementary School in South Gate on Thursday, April 22, 2021 after welcoming back students. Beutner said this week he will not renew his contract when it ends in June. (Photo by Sarah Reingewirtz, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) LAUSD Superintendent Austin Beutner holds a press conference at Willow Elementary School in South Gate on Thursday, April 22, 2021 after welcoming back students. Beutner said this week he will not re...
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LA schools chief Beutner will depart LAUSD when his contract runs out in June

Los Angeles Unified School District Superintendent Austin Beutner has his temperature checked as he walks in the gates at Betty Plasencia Elementary School in Los Angeles on Monday, April 19, 2021 as teachers and staff return to school in preparation for students returning to the classroom this week. (Photo by Sarah Reingewirtz, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) Los Angeles Unified School District Superintendent Austin Beutner along with teachers and staff do Betty Plasencia Elementary School’s ch...
Tags: Health, News, Education, La, Government, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Community, Lausd, Eric Garcetti, Los Angeles Times, Soriano, Maywood, San Fernando, LA Dodgers


Want pandemic relaxation? Here’s why spending time in outdoor garden spaces might help

As a CEO for a multimillion dollar company where he spent hours in front of a computer screen, Abhi Arora battled stress and anxiety attacks. He found a remedy and refuge in the serene garden spaces designed by his friend Rishi Kumar. Now, Arora and Kumar started Healing Gardens, a business that lets people rent their own garden spaces AirBnB-style. Since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, more people have been spending time outdoors. But it’s not just exercise that can make us feel better. ...
Tags: Garden, Gardening, California, Sport, Yoko Ono, Things To Do, Soccer, Pasadena, Arlington, Lila, Spokane Washington, St Francis, Goldy, Claremont, Temecula, University of California Irvine


Another wave of students return to LAUSD campuses

Los Angeles Unified School District Superintendent Austin Beutner visits Betty Plasencia Elementary School in Los Angeles on Monday, April 19, 2021 as teachers and staff return to school in preparation for students returning to the classroom this week. (Photo by Sarah Reingewirtz, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) Teachers and staff return to Betty Plasencia Elementary School in Los Angeles on Monday, April 19, 2021 in preparation for students returning to the classroom this week. (Photo by Sarah ...
Tags: Health, News, Education, California, Government, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Community, Lausd, Soriano, LA County, San Fernando Valley, Los Angeles Unified School District, Los Angeles Unified, Austin Beutner


L.A. County’s nursing home oversight division under scrutiny 

Resident advocates have long called for reform of the Los Angeles County public health division largely in charge of regulating and overseeing local nursing homes and other long-term care facilities. Now a recent interim report by the county’s Office of Inspector General about improving oversight and accountability in nursing homes and a final report from the county Auditor-Controller assessing the Department of Public Health’s Health Facilities Inspection Division (HFID)  have raised questions ...
Tags: Health, Business, News, Education, La, Government, Sport, Public Health, Soccer, Glendale, Healthcare, Community, Disneyland, Pasadena, OIG, Seniors


Board’s vote puts LAUSD on path to providing universal preschool by 2024

LAUSD School Board President Kelly Gonez launches a push for universal preschool in Los Angeles on Wednesday, April 14, 2021 with UTLA Vice President Julie Van Winkle and School Board Member Jackie Goldberg at LAUSD’s Arminta Early Education Center in North Hollywood on Wednesday, April 14, 2021. (Photo by Sarah Reingewirtz, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) Children return to a second day of preschool at LAUSD’s Arminta Early Education Center in North Hollywood where LAUSD School Board President ...
Tags: Health, Business, News, Education, Government, Los Angeles, Sport, Joe Biden, Soccer, United States, Community, Lausd, Chinatown, Gavin Newsom, Board, LA County


Vaccine site volunteers treated to Dodger Dogs, caps and visit from Manny Mota

After toiling away for weeks at the sprawling Dodger Stadium coronavirus vaccine clinic, volunteers got a tastes of some Blue Crew hospitality. LAFD Captain Ryan Kendall picks up a signed Dodger cap from former Dodger All-star Manny Mota as he signs hats for those working the COVID-19 vaccine site at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles on Tuesday, April 13, 2021. (Photo by Sarah Reingewirtz, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) Dodger Dog lunches from Bank of America are bagged for those working the C...
Tags: Health, News, California, Sports, Los Angeles, Bank Of America, Sport, Soccer, Community, Selena Gomez, Colorado Rockies, Dodgers, Los Angeles Daily News, Dodger Stadium, Universal Studios Hollywood, Los Angeles Fire Department


Southern California Muslims hopeful, but cautious, as mosques open for Ramadan

Over the past year, Imam Ahson Syed has prayed in the empty chambers of the King Fahad Mosque in Culver City, flanked only by the mosque’s security guard and another staff member. A year after the lockdowns and some other pandemic-related restrictions lifted, Syed is waiting to welcome the community back during the holy month of Ramadan, which begins Monday, April 12, at sundown. Muslims believe the Quran was first revealed to the Prophet Muhammad during this month. A time of reflection, charity...
Tags: News, Religion, US, Sport, Soccer, Ramadan, Southern California, Ontario, East Africa, Muhammad, India Pakistan, San Fernando Valley, Dina, Syed, Culver City, Los Angeles Daily News


L.A. County Department of Animal Care and Control offers a waiver of late pet licensing fees, April 15-June 30

  After five years, Nestor Flores, of Arleta, reunites with his bulldog Leela after receiving a call that his microchipped dog had been found wandering the streets of Sylmar. (Photo by Sarah Reingewirtz, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) Pet owners in all unincorporated areas in Los Angeles County, and certain participating cities within the county, will get a break on late fees if they are renewing pet licenses and also for new licenses, from April 15 to June 30 thanks to Los Angeles County Dep...
Tags: Pets, Sport, Soccer, Local News, Legislature, Los Angeles County, Downey, Sierra Highway, San Fernando Valley, Palmdale, Los Angeles Daily News, Castaic, Agoura, Top Stories LADN, Arleta, Sarah Reingewirtz


Setting the record straight on vaccines

Nurse Daniela Sanchez gives Hortencia Valdez, 64, of Los Angeles, the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine at Kaiser Permanente East Los Angeles Medical Offices on Monday, April 5, 2021. (Photo by Sarah Reingewirtz, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) LVN Lilian Maina gives Jose Navarro, 62, of Montebello, the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine at Kaiser Permanente East Los Angeles Medical Offices on Monday, April 5, 2021. (Photo by Sarah Reingewirtz, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) Sound The gallery will resume ...
Tags: Health, News, Education, Kaiser Permanente, Government, White House, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Kaiser, Community, Mlb, Southern California, Los Angeles County, Dodgers, South Los Angeles


LA’s Roman Catholic schools faced challenges; the pandemic helped shut six of them down

Blessed Sacrament School in Hollywood, seen on Monday, April 5, 2021, is one of six Catholic elementary schools the Archdiocese of Los Angeles is closing. (Photo by Sarah Reingewirtz, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) Assumption Catholic School in Los Angeles, seen on Monday, April 5, 2021, is one of six Catholic elementary schools the Archdiocese of Los Angeles is closing. (Photo by Sarah Reingewirtz, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) Sound The gallery will resume in seconds St. Ferdinan...
Tags: Hollywood, News, Education, La, Religion, America, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Jesus, Catholic, Lausd, Biden, George W Bush, Santa Barbara, Siena


LA County bars warily welcome reopening, with strict rules: ‘It’s better than nothing’

On a normal pre-pandemic day, The North End bar in Hollywood would play host to about 200 people. But nothing has been normal in the last year for Camila Perry, the bar’s co-owner, who runs the tavern with two other partners. On Monday, April 5, as Los Angeles County entered the less-restrictive orange tier, she measured her patio, hoping to find space to set up at least seven tables outside. “It’s kind of overwhelming,” said Perry, who also runs The Oaks Tavern bar in Sherman Oaks. “I have a li...
Tags: Health, Business, Hollywood, News, Education, Government, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Long Beach, Community, Gavin Newsom, Grasshopper, Los Angeles County, Perry, LA County


Southern California suicides down during coronavirus pandemic — but not among young people

In late December, freshman Rodney Moore Jr. went back-to-school shopping with his family after getting a message that Anaheim High School — closed since March by the coronavirus pandemic — might reopen. “He got so excited; he even picked out a new backpack at Costco,” his mother Adriana Moore said through tears. “He never got to use it.” Not long after, the school sent another notice: It wouldn’t reopen for in-person classes at least until March 2021. “That’s when we began to notice his attitude...
Tags: News, California, Los Angeles, Sport, Public Health, Soccer, Orange County, Orange, Riverside County, Costco, Usc, Ucla, Southern California, Rodney, San Bernardino, National Council For Behavioral Health


Hundreds pack Echo Park, protesting plan to shut area for refurbishment, force homeless to move

Los Angeles’ Echo Park Lake area was jammed with hundreds of protesters on Wednesday, March 24, voicing opposition to the city’s plans to close the park for refurbishment and force residents of a homeless encampment to move. Several dozen tents had remained at the park Wednesday morning after city officials said more than 120 people were moved to various temporary shelter sites. Several unhoused people who remained said they did not want to give up the self-run community they have built, and pho...
Tags: La, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Queen, Community, Homeless, City Council, Local News, Josh, Riverside, Los Angeles City, Parks and Recreation Department, Sunset Boulevard, Echo Park, Los Angeles Daily News


Streets close as Echo Park Lake area is fenced off after protests over homeless encampment

LAPD and a fence surround Echo Park early Thursday morning as about 14 homeless remain beyond the fence on March 25, 2021. (Photo by Dean Musgrove, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) LAPD and a fence surround Echo Park early Thursday morning as about 14 homeless remain beyond the fence on March 25, 2021. (Photo by Dean Musgrove, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) Sound The gallery will resume in seconds LAPD and a fence surround Echo Park early Thursday morning as about 14 homeless remain...
Tags: News, La, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Glendale, Community, Homeless, Lapd, Parks, Farrell, Los Angeles Police Department, Echo Park, Los Angeles Daily News, City News Service, Chrysalis


Community meetings in the San Fernando Valley, March 22-29

  With a statue of St. Patrick Father Nicolás Sánchez, of St. Patrick Catholic Church, brings drive-by blessings to his parish in North Hollywood on St. Patrick’s Day on Wednesday, March 17, 2021 during the coronavirus pandemic. (Photo by Sarah Reingewirtz, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG)     Community meetings bring people together for exchange of ideas and memorable shared experiences. Here’s a sampling of online meetings in the San Fernando Valley.   Wings Over Wendy’s: Veterans of all serv...
Tags: Facebook, California, La, Government, Charity, Water, Sport, Soccer, United States, Community, Book Club, Local News, Voice, Brad Sherman, Valencia, Aliso Canyon


Photos: Bees are buzzy, er, busy at work as the first day of spring arrives on Saturday

A bee collects pollen from apricot mallow in Los Angeles on Thursday, March 18, 2021. (Photo by Sarah Reingewirtz, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) When you see a bee with what appears to be a bright orange ball near its hind legs this is actually a corbiculae or pollen basket in common terms. This bee has a visible cargo of pollen in Long Beach on Friday, March 19, 2021. (Photo by Brittany Murray, Press-Telegram/SCNG) Sound The gallery will resume in seconds A bee collects pollen f...
Tags: Weather, News, California, Environment, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Long Beach, Community, Laguna Beach, Signal Hill, Los Angeles Daily News, Bluff Park, Playa del Rey, Top Stories LADN, Top Stories IVDB


A year of pandemic: Through the lens of photographer David Crane

On March 6, 2020, I photographed a press conference with Barbara Ferrer, Director of Public Health for Los Angeles County. She announced that the county currently had 12 cases of COVID-19 and that all necessary precautions were being made for the Los Angeles Marathon the following weekend. Barbara Ferrer, Director of Public Health for Los Angeles County, at a press conference Friday, March 6, 2020. Ferrer confirmed there are currently 12 cases of COVID-19 in Los Angeles county and that the org...
Tags: Hollywood, News, California, Oregon, La, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, US Navy, Dodgers, Ferrer, HUNTINGTON, Grand Avenue, California Washington, Hollywood Blvd, Pasadena Convention Center