Los Alamitos School Board Approves Controversial Social Justice Standards, Ethnic Studies CurriculumThe meeting had originally been slated to be held in-person. However, Los Alamitos police recommended it be held online over fears that clashes could erupt between those for and against the plan.
Los Alamitos Unified School District Moves Board Meeting Online Due To False Claims Of Adopting Critical Race Theory CurriculumLos Alamitos police informed district officials of “inflammatory rhetoric” online that was determined to be a credible threat to students, parents, and staff planning to attend Tuesday night’s in-person meeting.
Santa Anita, Los Alamitos Racetracks Reopen To FansFor both racetracks, attendance will be limited to 20% capacity and fans must purchase tickets in advance, which will include assigned seats.
Another Horse Dies During Training At Los Alamitos Race CourseAnother horse died Tuesday while training at Los Alamitos Race Course.
California Horse Racing Board Extends License For Los Alamitos Race TrackThe California Horse Racing Board voted Thursday to extend the Los Alamitos Race Course's quarterhorse racing license from six months to a year.
2 Horses Die During Training At Los Alamitos Race CourseTwo horses died while training at Los Alamitos Race Course over the weekend, state regulators confirmed Tuesday.
Emergency Room Patients Waiting In Long Lines Outside Hospitals After Orange County Suspends Ambulance DiversionWith so many hospitals in Orange County at capacity because of the spike in COVID-19 patients, suspending the diversions means hospitals must accept patients regardless of their capacity.
Los Alamitos High School Reverts To Distance Learning Due To Increased Number Of Students Exposed To COVID-19Los Alamitos High School will return to distance learning starting Wednesday with a plan of returning to in-person instruction on Jan. 14, 2021. Elementary and middle school students in the district will continue their hybrid, in-person schedule.
CHP Investigating After Officers Open Fire On Apparent Transient Man In Los Alamitos An apparent transient who opened fire on California Highway Patrol officers and Caltrans workers was later found dead after a hours-long standoff with police, authorities said.
Second Los Alamitos High Student Tests Positive For COVID-19The school’s principal sent a letter to parents of students who might have been exposed, informing of the second positive test, just a few days after notifying them about the first COVID-19 infection.
Orange County Reports 162 New COVID-19 Cases, 10 DeathsOrange County officials reported 162 new cases of coronavirus Friday and 10 additional deaths.
Horse Euthanized After Going Down During Last Saturday Night Race At Los AlamitosVideo of the race, which has since been removed by the track, shows the horse, wearing a #6, running on the outside when her left front leg collapses and she slams face-first into the turf.
State Racing Board Confirms Another Horse Death At Los AlamitosSince the beginning of this year, more than 20 horses have died at Los Alamitos Race Course.
Los Alamitos To Remain Open For Horse Racing With New Oversight PlanThe plan includes an extra veterinarian to oversee horses in training, and as they enter and exit the track, and a security steward to monitor the activity at the track.
Del Mar Horse Racing Postponed After 15 Jockeys Tested Positive For COVID-19Horse racing in Del Mar has been called off this weekend after 15 jockeys tested positive for COVID-19.