On March 7, 2020, The World Small Animal Veterinary Association (WSAVA) issued its update for WSAVA members regarding companion animals and whether they can be, or cannot be, affected by the COVID-19 virus. WSAVA reports:
Currently there is limited evidence that companion animals can be infected with SARS-Cov-2 [coronavirus] and no evidence that pet dogs or cats can be a source of infection to other…
Added by Julie Haverluck on March 11, 2020 at 9:00pm — No Comments
Peanut allergies are one of the most common food allergies, affecting more than 1.6 million children and teens in the United States. Both a chronic and life-long condition, peanut allergies can be severe and potentially life threatening. The threat of a severe reaction affects the quality of life and has a daily effect on families. “I’m very pleased…Continue
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San Pedro Prep Baseball & Softball for 2020 will be at a fever pitch with tons of potential all around San Pedro, California, with none greater potential more than that of San Pedro High baseball. With all but three players back from last year and the addition of an impact…Continue
Added by Jamaal Kellen Street on February 17, 2020 at 3:18pm — No Comments
Seven years ago, the Stars went 1-16 in the 2012-2013 before Victor Tuberosi took over the coaching job, completely changing the culture from a place every opposing school saw as an easy win, to a…Continue
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LOS ANGELES - The 2018-2019 season saw Port Of Los Angeles High girls soccer win the Imperial League championship, only playing five games in league and winning them all, due to a shortened season of rain-outs and the Los Angeles Unified School District Teacher's Strike in January.
So on Thursday, the Polar Bears looked to take advantage of a full…Continue
Added by Jamaal Kellen Street on January 31, 2020 at 1:00pm — No Comments
Since the 1999-2000 season, the Pirates have literally owned the league, only losing twice during that span and capturing 18 crowns in the past 19 seasons, including the last 14 years in a row. By defeating rival Narbonne, 2-0 on Wednesday at Mike Walsh Pirate…Continue
Added by Jamaal Kellen Street on January 30, 2020 at 12:15pm — No Comments
In the 2012-2013 season, the Stars only won once in their 16 games, but ever since coach Victor Tuberosi took over the program the next year, opposing schools are way past looking on their schedules pointing to where Mary Star is on it and circle that day as a…Continue
Added by Jamaal Kellen Street on January 22, 2020 at 1:30am — No Comments
The 2019-2020 San Pedro Prep Basketball season has been in full swing for over a month now, and all six combined boys and girls teams from San Pedro, Mary Star Of The Sea and Port Of Los Angeles High Schools are looking to make potential runs in the postseason, while the boys and girls teams of Mary Star both have the most optimistic chances of winning a…Continue
Added by Jamaal Kellen Street on January 4, 2020 at 12:33am — No Comments
Both San Pedro and Mary Star Of The Sea High Schools capped off a season with either an outright (Marine) or share of (Camino Real) a league championship, and both also garnered a postseason victory.
For the Pirates (10-2 overall, 4-0 Marine League),…Continue
Added by Jamaal Kellen Street on January 3, 2020 at 10:35pm — No Comments
San Pedro High girls soccer once again won the Marine League championship, for a fourteenth consecutive year. Mary Star High had a sensational winter with the boys basketball, boys and girls soccer teams all capturing a league championship, with the boys basketball team repeating as…Continue
Added by Jamaal Kellen Street on December 30, 2019 at 1:24am — No Comments
A year removed from his CIF-LACS Division 1 Player Of The Year selection after guiding the Pirates to the 2018 Division 1 championship, UC Davis-bound RB/LB Joshua…Continue
Added by Jamaal Kellen Street on December 29, 2019 at 11:38pm — No Comments
Making the biggest impact of the season was no doubt the Mary Star High girls volleyball team, as they got the season started off in grand fashion by…Continue
Added by Jamaal Kellen Street on December 23, 2019 at 1:00pm — No Comments
With everything San Pedro High football senior running back & linebacker Joshua Ward has accomplished in his four-year prep career, his latest and most important achievement and came Wednesday morning at San Pedro High.
The 2019 Marine League Most Valuable Player & 2018 CIF-Los Angeles City Section Division 1 Player Of The Year joins a…Continue
Added by Jamaal Kellen Street on December 18, 2019 at 10:35pm — No Comments
From the pregame shoot-around all the way to the singing of the alma mater, it was a night to remember for Mary Star High girls basketball.
In the first crosstown meeting with in-city neighbor San Pedro since the 2001-2002 season, it was a Star-studded performance from the opening tip as Mary Star bolted to…Continue
Added by Jamaal Kellen Street on December 15, 2019 at 2:00am — No Comments
In the seventh all-time crosstown showdown with San Pedro, a year and a half removed from winning the 2018 CIF-Los Angeles City Section Division 4 championship, the Polar Bears finally rose to the challenge and took the fight right back to the host Pirates, battling to a 1-1 draw…Continue
Added by Jamaal Kellen Street on December 14, 2019 at 2:12am — No Comments
On Wednesday, November 13, 2019, the sensational duo of Mary Star High softball made their commits to NCAA Division 1 schools in California their new homes at the next level upon graduation in late May 2020.
The senior duo of pitcher Alessandra Samperio and shortstop Ashley Rico both signed their respective national letters of intent to stay close to…Continue
Added by Jamaal Kellen Street on November 30, 2019 at 4:45pm — No Comments
18 days after capturing the program's first-ever CIF-Los Angeles City Section championship when it bested East Valley of North Hollywood in the Division 4 final, the Polar Bears were awarded with high honors by the Section on Tuesday when the annual individual All-City…Continue
Added by Jamaal Kellen Street on November 27, 2019 at 1:11am — No Comments
In the 2018 CIF-Los Angeles City Section Division 1 final meet, the Pirates finished a unsatisfying tenth place, but legendary head coach Bruce Thomson told the returning Pirates that 2019 was going to be something special, and on Saturday, he was proven true.
Added by Jamaal Kellen Street on November 24, 2019 at 12:09am — No Comments
By Rick Beavin, California Market President
If you are a military veteran who is approaching Medicare eligibility, you may have questions about how Medicare and Veterans Affairs (VA) benefits differ. It’s important that you understand how the plans complement each other so you can choose the best plan for you and ensure you maximize health benefits available.
Here are a few common health plan questions,…Continue
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