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OC Mass COVID Vaccination Sites Closing In June; County Switching To Mobile ClinicsThe mass COVID-19 vaccination sites at the Anaheim Convention Center, the OC Fair & Event Center, Soka University and Santa Ana College will close June 6.
OC School Board Adopts Statement Against Mandatory COVID Vaccinations For ChildrenThe Orange County Board of Education Wednesday adopted a statement against children being vaccinated without parental consent, something health officials have repeatedly said will not happen.
'Feels Like A Miracle': Loma Linda Hospital Treating Zero COVID Patients For First Time In More Than A YearFor the first time in more than a year, Loma Linda University Medical Center Wednesday had zero COVID-19 patients.
Target Offers $5 Coupon In Push To Ease, Incentivize COVID-19 VaccinationsCOVID-19 vaccinations are slowing down, so more sites and retailers are trying to make it easier to get the vaccine by allowing walk-ins and giving incentives.
Mother's Day Flower Shortage Blamed On COVID-19 Restrictions In South America, California Farms Selling Out To Marijuana GrowersA flower shortage caused by the pandemic could stymie the plans of more than 70% of Americans who were planning buying a lovely bouquet or arrangement for mom.
Pfizer COVID Vaccine Could Be Authorized For Adolescents By Early Next WeekThe Food and Drug Administration is expected to authorize Pfizer-BioNTech's COVID-19 vaccine for administration to adolescents by early next week, according to a federal health official with knowledge of the agency's plans.
If You're Fully Vaccinated, Should You Still Get A COVID Test?As more people get vaccinated, fewer are getting tested for COVID-19.
Los Angeles County Meets Criteria To Move Into Yellow TierHowever, Los Angeles County would need to maintain that case rate of under two per 100,000 people for a week in order to move into that less restrictive tier.
Debate Over Potential Use Of Vaccine Passports Heating UpThe debate is heating up about whether sporting venues, theaters or businesses should require proof of vaccination.
LAPD Sgt. Anthony White Dies From Complications Of COVID-19White, who joined the department in 1990, was most recently assigned to the Transit Services Division. He is the latest LAPD officer to have died after a battle with the virus.
Nixon Presidential Library To Administer 1,500 Pfizer Shots During 1-Day COVID-19 Vaccination ClinicThe presidential library in Yorba Linda is working with Albertsons to administer 1,500 doses of the Pfizer vaccine to people 16 years and older. The one-day clinic is scheduled for 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on April 21.
COVID-19 Mortality Rate 'Shockingly' Higher For LA County's Black, Latino Men; Also Have Much Lower Rates Of VaccinationEven with rather similar case rates between men and women, Los Angeles County Public Health officials say the COVID-19 mortality rate among men is nearly double, at 289 deaths per 100,000, than that of women, which is 153 deaths per 100,000.