Beaches Close For Holiday | Serial Killer Admits To Murders

Paige Austin

LOS ANGELES, CA — Share-worthy stories from across the Southland Patch cities to talk about tonight.

Record Surge In New Coronavirus Cases Pushes LA Past 100K Cases

An estimated 1 of every 140 people in Los Angeles is infectious. Health officials paint a grim picture for the upcoming weeks.

Fur Babies Get Drive-Thru Vet Care In Mission Viejo

Caption this. Orange County's pets got some tender, loving care at this pet clinic, designed to ensure great health for area dogs & cats.

Golden State Killer Admits to 13 Murders And Rapes

Joseph James DeAngelo pleads guilty to four Orange County murders, 2 in Dana Point and 2 in Irvine, 40 years after he terrorized California.

Los Angeles County Beaches To Close For Holiday Weekend

Grappling with a surge in coronavirus cases that likely started Memorial Day, LA County officials will close the beaches for Fourth of July.

National Weather Service Warning: Watch Out For Rip Currents

The National Weather Service issued a warning about rip currents and elevated surf for this week and weekend in LA County.

Coronavirus Counts Rise In OC: 13K Positive Cases And 330 Deaths

Four more deaths and increasing positive tests have led California's governor to put Orange County on a state "watch list."

Crews Restore Water After Car Slams Into Hydrant In Venice

It's unclear how many people were impacted by the water outage.

Teen Victim Assaulted By LASD Sex Crimes Detective Awarded $5.5 M

A Los Angeles Sheriff's Detective assigned to investigated a teenager's sexual assault case instead sexually assaulted her.

Los Alamitos Senior Grocery Program Gets New Location And Time

Seniors in Los Alamitos will have a new location for grocery pickup in July. Here's what you need to know.

Golden State Killer's 'Murder Habit' Unraveled In HBO Miniseries

Michelle McNamara's gripping search for the East Area Rapist/Original Night Stalker- Golden State Killer-debuts in a 6 part HBO miniseries.

$10K Offered For Help Identifying Looters During The Protests

A task force created a website and offered rewards for help finding those who committed violence, looting and arson during the protests.

Bars, Breweries, Wineries Ordered To Close In San Diego County

The closures come as officials reported a single-day record of 498 new positive cases — a new daily high for the sixth time in a week.

Death Row Inmate Who Died At San Quentin Had COVID-19

Richard Stitely died after being on death row since 1992 following his conviction for the 1990 rape and murder of Carol Unger in SoCal.

Former Cedars-Sinai ER Doctor Accused Of Serial Sexual Assault

The 34-year-old physician is accused of sexually attacking four women including a colleague.

Summer Pricing Reduced For SDG&E Residential Customers

The price drop will help alleviate higher energy bills due to hot weather while customers spend more time at home during the pandemic.

$5,000 Reward Offered For Missing Tarzana Pup

Kenji, a little terrier mix, escaped his groomer on Ventura Boulevard, and he hasn't been seen since.

Police Investigate Possible Drowning Death At Port Of Los Angeles

Los Angeles Port police were investigating a death at the Port of Los Angeles early Monday.

No Block Parties, Fireworks Planned For July 4 In Redondo Beach

No neighborhood block party permits were approved and no fireworks show planned for July 4, Redondo Beach city officials announced.

OC Healthcare Website Update, Blitz To Educate Hardest Hit Cities

With new leadership at Orange County Health Care Agency comes a new website, & added change in monitoring coronavirus numbers by zip code.

Fourth Of July Drive In Spectacular In Los Alamitos

This year, the check-in procedure will include an I.D. check, temperature check & health screenings for all individuals inside each vehicle.

Donors To Receive Free Antibody Tests At San Diego Blood Bank

The San Diego Blood Bank will test all blood donations for SARS-CoV-2 antibodies, the virus that causes COVID-19.

This article originally appeared on the Studio City Patch