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Pfizer Vaccine Safe For Kids 5-11, Study FindsPfizer said Monday its COVID-19 vaccine works for children ages 5 to 11 and that it will seek U.S. authorization for this age group soon -- a key step toward beginning vaccinations for youngsters.
Fall Quarter Begins At UCLA, Bringing Students Back to Campus For First Time In More Than 18 MonthsFor the first time in more than 18 months, students and staff are returning to UCLA for the start of the fall quarter Monday.
COVID-19 Hospitalizations Drop While Cases Remain On The Rise In LA CountyHospitalizations related to COVID-19 in Los Angeles County continued to drop over the weekend.
LA County Students Exposed To COVID-19 Can Continue To Attend In-Person Classes, Health Officials AnnounceUnvaccinated students in Los Angeles County who are exposed to COVID-19 will not necessarily have to stay off school campuses, under new guidelines announced Thursday.
New Health Order Will Require Proof Of Vaccination Or Negative Test At Bars, Clubs, Outdoor Mega Events Of 10,000 People Or MoreThe order, which is expected to be issued later this week, will not only apply to large scale events, but will also require proof of vaccination for all customers and employees of indoor portions of bars, wineries, breweries, nightclubs and lounges.
Exit Polls: Ongoing Pandemic Most Important Issue For California Recall VotersCBS News exit polls overwhelmingly found that the coronavirus crisis was the most important issue for voters.
Free Chargers Tickets For Those That Vaccinated In Boyle HeightsTwo free tickets to the Chargers-Cowboys Sept. 19 tilt will provided to those who receive their first or second dose at the Boyle Heights clinic.
LAUSD Board Votes To Require COVID-19 Vaccinations for Students Over 12All eligible students age 12 and over in the Los Angeles Unified School District will be required to get vaccinated against COVID-19 to attend in-person classes under a policy unanimously approved by the district's Board of Education Thursday.
Orange County Child Dies From COVID-19The child, who had underlying health conditions, died in August, according to the OC Health Care Agency. No further information was released about the child.
LA County COVID Hospitalizations Drop For Tenth Straight DayThe L.A. County Public Health Department reported Thursday that hospitalizations have dropped by 288 in the past week.
Patton Oswalt Cancels Planned Dates At Comedy Clubs In Florida And Utah Over Coronavirus ConcernsThe comedian said that while he has a big ego, it's not big enough to think people should die to hear his comedy.
Isaac Tashjian, Beloved Math Teacher At Toll Middle School In Glendale, Dies After Battle With COVIDIsaac Tashjian was admitted to the hospital with his wife Heather on Aug. 21, according to a gofundme page set up by a family friend. Her brother, Jeff Hintz, gave the heartbreaking update Thursday.