Five things to know this Tuesday morning:
1.) It appears all power has been restored after an estimated 16,000 people lost electricity yesterday in Downey.
It's not clear if the blackouts were due to the extreme heat or an electrical fire near Golf 'N Stuff.
The power outages sparked chaos on social media, where residents reported enduring brutal heat without the comforts of air conditioning. Here are some of the tweets the Patriot received yesterday:
2.) Here is the Press-Telegram's story on the power outages. Also, all DUSD summer programs are operating today as normal.
3.) Pacific Fish Grill at the Gateway food court is hiring kitchen staff. Apply here.
4.) One week before he is scheduled to be sentenced for lying to federal investigators about abuse in the L.A. County prison system, former sheriff Lee Baca announces he has Alzheimer's disease.
5.) The Downey Library Advisory Board meets at 6:30 p.m. today in the library's Cormack Room.