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.
Horse Injured During Race At Los Alamitos, Day After Track Placed On ProbationAlltime Favorite was vanned off, or carted off the track, after being injured in Saturday night’s sixth race. The horse had finished fifth, but the official race chart noted he “weaved,” was injured and vanned off.
State Board Puts Los Alamitos On Probation After Rash Of Horse DeathsAt least 19 horses have died while racing or training at Los Alamitos this year.
Neighbors Have Misgivings About Drive-Up Fireworks Show At Los Alamitos BaseAfter a special meeting Monday to consider canceling, the city of Los Alamitos is moving forward with its annual fireworks show at the Joint Forces Training Base, albeit with some changes.
Joint Forces Training Base In Los Alamitos Hosts Drive-Thru Fireworks ShowThe Joint Forces Training Base in Los Alamitos will host a drive-thru Fourth of July fireworks show Saturday.
Filly Dies During Training Session At Santa Anita, Marks 11th Horse Death This SeasonRacing at Santa Anita has been suspended since March 27 due to the coronavirus outbreak.
Horse Dies During Race In Los Alamitos, The Second This MonthLos Alamitos remains open for racing even as other venues that generally draw fans and crowds are closed during the coronavirus pandemic, but fans are prohibited from attending.
Sleeping Transient Struck And Killed At End Of Police Pursuit In Los AlamitosThe homeless person was sleeping outside the pharmacy when suspect hit the transient, then crashed into C&H Pharmacy on Katella Avenue.
Suspicious Backpack Evacuates Los Alamitos High SchoolA bomb squad later determined that the backpack was harmless.