Rise and shine, Los Angeles! Let’s get you started on this Wednesday with everything you need to know going on today.
Los Angeles County health officials have elaborated on their new recommendation that even vaccinated people should wear masks indoors in public places. It’s a move that comes as cases climb and the Delta variant takes root.
The Dodgers beat the Giants again on Tuesday, sweeping the two-game series and coming within a win of catching up to the Giants at the top of the National League West.
Authorities in Los Angeles are asking for help for two teens who disappeared with their mom’s car after she pulled over in North Hills during a road trip to Oakland.
All this and more in today’s top stories!
First, today’s weather: Partly cloudy throughout the day. High: 80 Low: 61.
Here are the top stories in Los Angeles today:
- Police are asking for help finding two teenage girls who disappeared with their mother’s car after she pulled off the 405 in North Hills following an argument during a road trip from San Diego to Oakland. (Patch)
- A controversial new proposal looks at banning homeless encampments in certain parts of Los Angeles. (CBS Los Angeles)
- Police arrested a 28-year-old mother in connection with the deaths of her three young children in East Los Angeles. She is the second mother accused of killing her three children in Los Angeles County since April. (Patch)
- Los Angeles County Public Health Department officials elaborated on the decision to encourage even vaccinated people to wear masks while indoors in public spaces Tuesday. They encouraged folks to wear masks to protect essential workers, many of whom hail from communities with low vaccination rates. The spread of COVID-19 increases the chance it could mutate into a variant that is resistant to vaccines. Furthermore, the unvaccinated are vulnerable to the Delta variant. (Patch)
- These are the 7 cleanest beaches in Los Angeles. Bonus: Can you guess which one is super polluted? (Time Out Los Angeles)
- We’re Number Two! LA Didn’t Have the Worst Traffic in the Nation Last Year (LA Magazine)
- L.A. singles consider COVID vaccine status with dating apps (Los Angeles Times)
- L.A. has no seasons? Wrong. Here’s how to mark them (Los Angeles Times)
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Today in Los Angeles
- $1 Summer Movies 2021: Regal Cinemas, Cerritos (11:50 AM)
- Knott’s 100th Anniversary Time-Capsule Ceremony 2021: Buena Park (4:00 PM)
- The Plastic Bag Store (9:00 AM)
- Tips On How To Attract a Good Men In Los Angeles (12:00 PM)
- Free Sing-a-long Sessions for Seniors from Music Mends Minds (1:00 PM)
- FREE: Charred Cauliflower Panang Curry with Lemongrass Rice (4:00 PM)
Los Angeles Patch Notebook
- Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department: “#LASD is Asking for the Public’s Help Locating Critical Missing Person Ricky Sonny Juaregui, #Bassett #ELA He is 15…” (Facebook)
- Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department: “*UPDATE* #LASD Homicide Responding to a Death Investigation, 1400blk S. Long Beach Bl, #Compton Los Angeles County (Facebook)
- Los Angeles Conservancy: “The Iliad Bookshop in North Hollywood has had quite the (ahem) *odyssey.* Proprietor Dan Weinstein, who has worked in…” (Facebook)
- Los Angeles LGBT Center: “”Today I am a proud transgender woman of color. Personally, I’ve learned that my differences do not make me less than…” (Facebook)
- Los Angeles Conservancy: “Our next #LRSUnseated tour is here and it’s all about filming locations in and around Koreatown, USC, and San Pedro! …” (Facebook)
- Los Angeles County Arboretum & Botanic Garden: “‘Channel Island Buckwheat’ (Eriogonum giganteum) is a gorgeous and easy to grow California native plant. The delicate…” (Facebook)
- County of Los Angeles Department of Parks & Recreation: “It’s time for lunch! #LACountyParks Summer Lunch and Snack Program is happening now, with lunch served 12-1PM and s…” (Facebook)
- Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra: “”The concert — no intermission, program notes read on the phone rather than in print — ended with Mendelssohn’s brigh…” (Facebook)
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- $1 Summer Movies 2021: Regal Cinemas, Cerritos (June 30)
- Knott’s 100th Anniversary Time-Capsule Ceremony 2021: Buena Park (June 30)
- Grand Park’s ‘Portraits of Freedom’ Exhibit 2021: Los Angeles (July 1)
- LA Black Pride July 4th Weekend 2021: LA & WeHo (July 1)
- July 4th Weekend Concerts 2021: Terranea, Rancho Palos Verdes (July 2)
- Town & Country Club Golf Course Fireworks 2021: Altadena (July 2)
- ‘Independence Day’: OC Parks Sunset Cinema 2021: Brea (July 2)
- 4th Of July Fireworks 2021: Lakewood (July 2)
- July 4th Fireworks 2021: Six Flags Magic Mountain, Valencia (July 2)
- Independence Day 5K & Firecracker Dash 2021: Redondo Beach (July 3)
- Independence Day Fest & Car Show 2021: Print Museum Carson (July 3)
- Independence Day Celebration & Fireworks 2021: Duarte (July 3
- ‘Night Of Destruction’ & Fireworks 2021: Irwindale Speedway (July 3)
- ‘Big Bang On The Bay’ July 3 BBQ & Fireworks 2021: Long Beach (July 3)
- Summer Movies in The Park 2021: Bandshell, Alhambra (July 3)
- LA FUNK ALL STARS Concert 2021: Torino Festival Plaza, Torrance (July 3)
- ‘Dazed & Confused’ & Fireworks 2021: Forever Cemetery, Hollywood (July 3)
- July 4th Fireworks With Kool & The Gang 2021: Hollywood Bowl, LA (July 3)
- 4th Of July Festivities & Fireworks 2021: Catalina Island (July 3)
- July 4th Ironman ‘Run, Paddle, Chug’ 2021: Hermosa Beach (July 4)
- Smorgasburg LA Returns: July 4th 2021: ROW DTLA, Los Angeles (July 4)
- Ronald Reagan Library July 4th Tribute -Virtual 2021: Simi Valley (July 4)
- LAX Coastal July 4th Parade 2021: Westchester/LA (July 4)
- Wayback Daddies At July 4th LAX Coastal Parade 2021: Westchester (July 4)
- July 4th Fest & Fireworks Viewing 2021: Marina del Rey Hotel (July 4)
- July 4th Parade, Flyover & Fireworks 2021: Pacific Palisades (July 4)
- July 4th Fest & Fireworks 2021: Riviera Village, Redondo Beach (July 4)
- 4th Of July Fireworks Show 2021: El Segundo (July 4)
- July 4th Fireworks, Flyover & Music 2021: La Habra (July 4)
- July 4th Fireworks Celebration 2021: Alhambra (July 4)
- July 4th Buffet, Music & Fireworks View 2021: Fuego, Long Beach (July 4)
- July 4th Fireworks & Concerts 2021: Warner Park, Woodland Hills (July 4)
- July 4th Fireworks & Big Bad Voodoo Daddy Show 2021: Calabasas (July 4)
- 4th Of July Fireworks Show 2021: South El Monte (July 4)
- Rose Bowl July 4th AmericaFest & Fireworks 2021: Pasadena (July 4)
- July 4th Electric Light Parade 2021: Venice (July 4)
- ‘Dirty Dancing’ & 4th Fireworks 2021: Forever Cemetery Hollywood (July 4)
- LA Galaxy July 4th Fireworks 2021: Carson (July 4)
- ‘Jewel City Sparkles’ July 4th Fireworks Show 2021: Glendale (July 4)
- 4th Of July Fireworks Display 2021: Starlight Bowl, Burbank (July 4)
- 4th Of July Fireworks Show 2021: Civic Center, Torrance (July 4)
- 4th Of July Fireworks At Waterfront 2021: Long Beach (July 4)
- Shame and Addiction: Breaking the Cycle (Details)
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