30 recommended0 commentsShareShareTweetSharePin it STAFF REPORT Pasadena’s ‘626 Day’ Aims to Celebrate City, Boost Local Economy Community News CITY NEWS SERVICE/STAFF REPORT Pasadena Will Allow Vaccinated People to Go Without Masks in Most Settings Starting on Tuesday Name (required) Mail (required) (not be published) Website Subscribe Community News Community News COVID-19 Infection Rate in Pasadena Hits Lowest Number Since Week City Saw First Case in 2020 2 deaths from prior months added to local death toll By BRIAN DAY Published on Thursday, June 3, 2021 | 6:01 pm faithfernandez More » ShareTweetShare on Google+Pin on PinterestSend with WhatsApp,Donald CommunityPCC- COMMUNITYVirtual Schools PasadenaHomes Solve Community/Gov/Pub SafetyPasadena Public WorksPASADENA EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CALENDARClick here for Movie Showtimes Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Make a comment Home of the Week: Unique Pasadena Home Located on Madeline Drive, Pasadena The number of daily COVID-19 infections detected over the prior week in Pasadena reached a pandemic low of 0.9 on Thursday, representing the lowest figure recorded since the city saw its first case of the virus in March of 2020, according to city data.A single case of COVID-19 detected on Thursday raised Pasadena’s total to 11,296 infections, as the city surpassed a full month without a daily case count climbing out of single digits.But two additional deaths were added to the pandemic total, city spokeswoman Lisa Derderian said.A man in his 60s died in January but was only recently confirmed as having succumbed to COVID-19, she said. The death of a man in his 70s who died at a care facility in December was also added to city records after investigation determined COVID-19 to be the cause.In all, 349 deaths have been attributed to the pandemic in Pasadena, according to the Pasadena Public Health Department.Los Angeles County Department of Public Health officials reported 228 new infections and nine deaths on Thursday, bringing the county totals to 1,244,459 infections and 24,364 fatalities.Officials listed 244 COVID-19 patients hospitalized throughout the county, with 17% of them being treated in intensive care units.The California Department of Public Health announced 773 infections and 48 deaths on Thursday, raising the state’s totals to 3,686,689 COVID-19 cases and 62,092 fatalities.The state’s average positivity rate over the prior week was recorded at 0.9%, according to CDPH data.As of Thursday, L.A. County accounted for 34% of California’s COVID-19 infections and 39% of the state’s deaths. Business News STAFF REPORT First Heatwave Expected Next Week More Cool Stuff HerbeautyYou Can’t Go Past Our Healthy Quick RecipesHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyThese Are 15 Great Style Tips From Asian WomenHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty10 Ways To Get Into Shape You’ve Never Tried BeforeHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty6 Strong Female TV Characters Who Deserve To Have A SpinoffHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty8 Easy Exotic Meals Anyone Can MakeHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyTips From A Professional Stylist On How To Look Stunning In 2020HerbeautyHerbeauty Top of the News EVENTS & ENTERTAINMENT | FOOD & DRINK | THE ARTS | REAL ESTATE | HOME & GARDEN | WELLNESS | SOCIAL SCENE | GETAWAYS | PARENTS & KIDS Get our daily Pasadena newspaper in your email box. Free.Get all the latest Pasadena news, more than 10 fresh stories daily, 7 days a week at 7 a.m.