Supreme Court Says California Can’t Ban Indoor Worship Due To COVIDThe Supreme Court is telling California it can’t enforce a ban on indoor church services because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Churches Across LA County Holding Indoor Christmas ServicesLast weekend, the L.A. County Public Health Department announced that indoor religious services would again be permitted.
Sun Valley Church Looks To Take Legal Action Over Order Banning Indoor ServicesThe pastor questions the constitutionality of mandates which keeps churches physically closed but do not similarly restrict large retail outlets and marijuana dispensaries.
Pastors Decline To Return To Church Despite Easing Of LA County GuidelinesAs churches across California prepare to reopen, pastor Michael Yearley says Rocky Peak in Chatsworth will remain closed and will continue to livestream services.
Inland Empire Churches Given Blessing To Reopen By Riverside, San Bernardino CountiesRiverside County officials said that its churches, temples, synagogues, mosques and other places of worship could reopen during the state’s accelerated Stage 2.
SoCal Pastors Praise DOJ Letter To Newsom Calling Continued Closure Of Churches 'Discrimination'Under Newsom’s plan to reopen California, places of worship are part of stage three, along with hair and nail salons and entertainment venues like movie theaters and sports, without the fans.
'You Gotta Do What God Says': SoCal Church Leaders Defy Stay-At-Home Orders, Hold In-Person ServicesPastor Jesse Ramirez said that the church did close for the first few weeks of the statewide stay-at-home order, but opened back up to provide an essential service: handing out food to struggling families.
Faith-Based Communities Get Serious About Safety At Mission Viejo MeetingThe biggest thing congregants can do to protect their places of worship, law enforcement said, was to get to know the people who attend services, make a plan and train for it and, most importantly, to report anything suspicious.
Local Churches Weigh Security Concerns After Texas MassacreLeaders of small churches across the Southland are looking at security in the aftermath of Sunday's Texas massacre.
Best October 2016 Concerts In Los AngelesOctober 2016's concert calendar is looking pretty great. These are our picks for shows you won't want to miss out on!
Best Outdoor Concerts In LA This SummerOne of the best parts of living in Southern California is the almost yearround outdoor concerts that we get to attend just for living here.
Authorities Seek Man Suspected In Break-Ins At ChurchesSecurity video taken about 5 a.m. Monday at The Bridge shows a man believed to be connected to three break-ins.
2 Churches Vandalized In Arcadia; Hate Crime SuspectedPolice on Wednesday were investigating reported break-ins at two Arcadia church buildings over the last two weeks.
Decision On Santa Monica Nativity Display Postponed Until JuneA nearly 60-year-old Christmas tradition in Santa Monica could come to an end this summer.