Interactive Map Shows Which Southern California ZIP Codes Are Best, Worst At Wearing MasksThe map from Infogears gathers self-reported data for zip codes across Southern California to give a 60-day snapshot of respondents’ symptoms, how often they left home, and their mask usage.
Wash Faces Gently, Masks Thoroughly To Avoid 'Maskne'Dermatologist Dr. Nada Elbuluk, of USC’s Keck School of Medicine, says that the extended wearing of masks has given rise to a number of skin issues and also given rise to a new term — “maskne.”
Newsom Announces Statewide Face Mask Mandate For CaliforniaFace masks are now required across the state of California, Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Thursday.
Infection Rates On The Rise As Southern Californians Increasingly Neglect Social Distancing, Wearing Face MasksThe continuing rise in coronavirus infections could put a halt to reopening plans in one Southern California county, while a debate about wearing face masks rages in another.
Anti-Mask Protesters Disrupt Gathering Of Union, Faith, Business Leaders Calling For Reinstatement Of Mask MandateThe Orange County Labor Federation, an umbrella group representing about 90 local unions, has joined religious and business leaders in calling for the mandatory wearing of face masks, a public health order that was weakened to a “strong recommendation."
United Airlines To Temporarily Ban Passengers Who Refuse To Wear Masks In-FlightThe airline says it will start temporarily banning passengers who refuse to wear face masks in-flight.
Face Masks No Longer Required In Orange County, Health Officials Still Strongly Recommend ThemFace masks are no longer required in Orange County although health officials still strongly recommend people wear them.
Face Coverings Now Mandatory In Orange County, But Sheriff Don Barnes Says He Is Not 'The Mask Police'OC Public Health made cloth face-coverings a requirement for all residents and visitors in public places, while visiting businesses, at work, or if unable to maintain a physical distance of at least 6 feet from other people.
Masks At The Beach? LA County Says You Are 'Required' To Wear One When Out Of The WaterLos Angeles County posted a reminder on Instagram that any beachgoers are "required to wear a mask when not in the water."
'It's Simple': Mayor Eric Garcetti Orders Angelenos To Wear Masks Whenever Leaving HomeLos Angeles is in the process of reopening slowly after shutting down to slow the spread of coronavirus. But because restrictions are gradually easing, Garcetti said that face coverings are needed to keep people safe.
To Mask Or Not To Mask? Face Covering Mandates Uncover Strong OpinionsMasks that cover the nose and mouth are recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and are required in many areas of the country right now, including the county and city of Los Angeles.
Coronavirus: Airlines Now Requiring Passengers To Wear Face MasksAlmost all of the major airlines — including JetBlue, American, Delta, United, Southwest and others — are now requiring passengers to cover their noses and mouths.
Coronavirus: Orange County Approves Mandate Requiring Face Masks For Workers Who Interact With PublicThe face coverings will be required, beginning Friday, for employees who interact with the public in grocery, pharmacy and convenience stores, as well as gas stations, restaurants, and other locations where food is prepared.
Still Need A Face Covering? Orange County Company Holding Saturday GiveawayOn Saturday at 10 a.m., Bayside Apparel will give away 20,000 face coverings to the first 5,000 cars that show up at its Brea warehouse, 2701 E. Imperial Highway.
Coronavirus: Face Mask Mandate Goes Into Effect In Los AngelesUnder the order, people must cover their noses and mouths while still keeping a distance of 6 feet from others. Business may refuse entry to anyone not wearing a face covering as of Friday.