Metrolink, LA County Public Health Launch Mobile COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics At Palmdale, Lancaster StationsMetrolink and the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health are partnering to provide free mobile COVID-19 vaccination clinics at the Palmdale and Lancaster stations.
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.
The Cosmopolitan In Las Vegas To Pay $1 Million In Cash Bonuses If 80% Of Workers Get VaccinatedBecause the Nevada Gaming Board won’t allow casinos to reopen at 100% capacity unless a majority of employees are vaccinated, the Cosmopolitan is betting the bonuses will put enough shots in its workers' arms in time for the summer travel season.
National Health Foundation Hosts Free COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic For Pico-Union ResidentsThe National Health Foundation hosted a free COVID-19 vaccine clinic on Wednesday to help ensure vaccine access for the residents of the Pico-Union neighborhood.
El Sereno Recreation Center Vaccination Site To Close Wednesday, Will Be Replaced With New East LA SiteThe El Sereno Recreation Center COVID vaccination site will close at the end of the day Wednesday but will be replaced by a new site Eugene A. Obregon Park in East Los Angeles.
Six Flags Magic Mountain Vaccination Site To Close April 18, Will Be Replaced With Two Additional SitesA vaccination site will open at both College of the Canyons and Palmdale Oasis Park Recreation Center on April 19, replacing the site at Six Flags Magic Mountain, which will stop providing vaccinations on April 18.
City Of LA Expands Eligibility To Residents 16 And Older, County Announces New Household Vaccination EffortLos Angeles city residents age 16 and older can already start making appointments to get vaccinated through the city's registration portal, though the appointments will not be until Tuesday at the earliest.
Cal State LA Briefly Opens Up COVID Vaccines To Anyone Over 18, Then Pulls BackThere were long lines outside the federally-run COVID-19 vaccine supersite at California State University, Los Angeles, Thursday morning, one day after officials announced that they had such an excess of COVID-19 vaccine doses that they would allow anyone age 18 and older to walk up and receive a vaccination.
Long Beach Convention Center Now Offering COVID Vaccines To Residents 16+ On Walk-Up BasisThe city of Long Beach announced Thursday that residents 16 years old and older can now get COVID-19 vaccinations on a walk-up basis at the Long Beach Convention Center.
Angelenos Head For Bakersfield, Where COVID-19 Vaccinations Are Plentiful For Walk-Ins Over 16A vaccination super site at Cal State University Bakersfield has opened eligibility to everyone 16 years and older and is taking walk-ins – even from outside of Kern County.
LAUSD Opens Vaccine Clinics For Families At George Washington Prep, Abraham Lincoln High SchoolWith the district poised to reopen campuses for in-person learning next week, officials are working to make reopening safer by launching vaccine clinics at more than two dozen schools in underserved areas.