LA County Reports 3,600 New COVID Cases As Vaccination Efforts ContinueOn Friday, the county reported 3,606 newly confirmed COVID-19 cases and five additional deaths, bringing countywide totals to 1,297,032 positive cases and 24,676 deaths.
Biden Ramps Up Vaccine Push With New Rules For Federal Workers And Call For $100 PaymentsPresident Biden called on state and local governments to use COVID-19 relief funds to give $100 to residents who get vaccinated and said federal workers will have to show proof of vaccination or face new restrictions in the workplace, including complying with weekly testing.
LAUSD To Require Students, Staff Be Tested Weekly For COVID When In-Person Instruction ResumesThe Los Angeles Unified School District announced Thursday it would require all students and employees returning for in-person instruction to participate in weekly COVID testing regardless of vaccination status.
Disney World, Disneyland Will Require All Guests To Wear Masks Indoors Starting FridayStarting Friday, Disney will require all parkgoers, regardless of vaccination status, to wear face coverings indoors at Disneyland in Anaheim, California, and Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida.
LA To Require City Employees To Get Vaccinated Or Take Weekly COVID TestLos Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and Council President Nury Martinez announced Tuesday that all city employees will be required to show proof of COVID-19 vaccinations or weekly negative COVID-19 tests.
City Of LA Sends Emergency Alert Urging Residents To Get COVID-19 VaccineThe City of Los Angeles sent out an emergency alert Wednesday morning urging residents to get vaccinated against COVID-19.
Long Beach To Require All City Employees To Get Vaccinated Or Undergo Weekly COVID TestsLong Beach Mayor Robert Garcia Tuesday announced that all city employees will need to be able to show proof of vaccination or undergo weekly COVID-19 testing.
LA County Continues To See Climb In COVID-19 HospitalizationsThe number of people hospitalized with COVID-19 in Los Angeles County continued to trend upward Tuesday, as officials reported 891 people were being treated for the virus.
Orange County Reports 453 New COVID-19 Cases, Rise In HospitalizationsOrange County reported another 453 COVID-19 infections Tuesday while the number of people hospitalized with the virus continued to rise.
Los Angeles County Libraries To Host COVID-19 Vaccine ClinicsThe Los Angeles County Library will offer COVID-19 vaccine clinics for everyone 12 years and older at 13 community libraries through Aug. 4.
Cal State University Will Require Faculty, Staff, Students On Campuses To Be Vaccinated Against COVID-19The university says faculty, staff, and students must complete vaccination certifications by Sept. 30.