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Here’s what’s next for West Covina, as it builds its own health department

Daily Breeze 27 Feb 2021
West Covina votes to terminate services with LA County Public Health Why some senior living communities are struggling to get COVID-19 vaccines for their residents ‘Mama Amy,’ beloved nurse at West Covina hospital, ... Hinman, superintendent of the West Covina Unified School District.

Clifford A. Dunseth

Nevada Appeal 27 Feb 2021
Clifford A. Dunseth of Carson City, Nevada. passed away from complications resulting. from a stroke on February 17, 2021. Cliff was born on May 21, 1945 to. Marguerite and Clifford C. Dunseth in Bakersfield,. California. He grew up in West Covina and graduated. from West Covina High School in 1963 ... Parnell, ... After completing Nuclear Weapons Training School, ... .

Fitting farewell for West Covina teacher: ‘He was a character and a good man and ...

San Gabriel Valley Tribune 26 Feb 2021
A 1964 portrait of Denos Mitchell from West Covina High School ... Longtime West Covina educator Denos Mitchell in a photo taken while he was serving in the Army in 1950 ... Moving to Covina during the same year, he was one of the first to teach and coach at West Covina High School.
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Facebook bans accounts and ads linked to Myanmar military

The Los Angeles Times 25 Feb 2021
Meat-free school meals spark furor in France ... Meat-free school meals spark furor in France ... West Covina City Council votes to quit L.A ... West Covina City Council votes to quit L.A ... County health department has failed West Covina residents and businesses, the City Council voted to form its own health department.

West Covina votes to terminate services with LA County Public Health

San Gabriel Valley Tribune 25 Feb 2021
Solis cited the services that the county has provided West Covina during the pandemic, including helping to set up a COVID-19 testing site at Cameron Park, providing COVID-19 vaccines for residents at the Bridgecreek retirement community and providing vaccines for educators and staff in the West Covina Unified School District.

Supervisors OK rewards for leads in 3 unsolved killings in L.A. County

LA Daily News 24 Feb 2021
LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors approved or increased rewards Tuesday in three unrelated shootings that took the lives of a 29-year-old woman shot in West Covina, a 28-year-old college grad gunned down in Compton and a 4-year-old killed by an errant bullet in a 2016 gang shooting in Altadena.

Valle Vista League cross country meet set for Saturday

San Gabriel Valley Tribune 11 Feb 2021
West Covina high athletic director Brian Barnes, who is also the Valle Vista League coordinator, has been working over the last two weeks to gather information from all its schools members, which include West Covina, Diamond Ranch, San Dimas, Northview and Charter Oak.

CIF reverses course, high school athletes can play two sports at the same time, with ...

San Gabriel Valley Tribune 10 Feb 2021
The CIF Southern Section reversed course on Wednesday and will allow high school athletes and coaches to participate in club sports while also competing with their high school teams after consultation with the California Department of Public Health ... West Covina High athletic director Brian Barnes said the decision was good for everyone.

West Covina repealing sex offender residency restrictions

San Gabriel Valley Tribune 04 Feb 2021
Saying they were forced by recent court decisions to make the move, the West Covina City Council repealed a section of its municipal code that prohibits registered sex offenders from residing within 2,000 feet of schools and parks, at its meeting on Tuesday night, Feb ... In 2008, West Covina adopted ordinances that included the residency restrictions.

Ritchie Valens’ concert in Pomona was among his last

LA Daily News 03 Feb 2021
The next day, Valens performed at West Covina High School at an event called “The Teen Canteen Show.” It featured a dozen acts, according to Beverly Mendheim’s biography “Ritchie Valens, the First Latino Rocker,” among them the Vogues, the Hollywood Flames and Sam Cooke, with Valens as headliner.

Heartstrings of Arcadia’s Eileen Chen tugged by upcoming ‘Letter to an Elder Day’

San Gabriel Valley Tribune 27 Jan 2021
Good people with big hearts have been making an impact during the coronavirus pandemic ... She joined Love For Our Elders in April, and is so glad she did ... Chen and others like her make it all possible ... 25 ... Norwalk-La Mirada school board eliminates C-average graduation requirement. West Covina asks supervisors to activate site for COVID vaccines, tests ... .

While high school football coaches wait, club football is heating up

LA Daily News 05 Jan 2021
High school football coaches can see the finish line ... West Covina High football coach Mike Maggiore is still waiting to make his return as a head coach after taking three years off ... DILEMMA FOR HIGH SCHOOL COACHES. What do high school football coaches think of club football? There are mixed reactions among some coaches.

With regional stay at home orders on horizon, salons next to close again in L.A. County

LA Daily News 04 Dec 2020
Gov ... And they may need to soon ... But West Covina Councilmember Dario Castellanos said if hospitalizations get much worse there, his city might explore using schools to meet rising demand ... “We’ve done this before,” said West Covina Mayor Tony Wu, adding he’d like the state to be more creative than defaulting to shutdowns ... .