Locals, Visitors Welcome August Heat With A Day At The BeachAs temperatures continue to rise across the Southland, beach lovers are responding to the itch to play in the sand.
Los Angeles County Reports 2,303 New Coronavirus Cases, 50 Additional DeathsLos Angeles County health officials reported on Saturday 2,303 new coronavirus cases and 50 additional deaths.
Cooling Centers To Open Throughout LA County As Temperatures RiseMultiple cooling centers will be opened in Los Angeles Friday through Sunday as temperatures rise across the Southland.
LA County Reports 2,708 Newly Confirmed Coronavirus Cases, 51 DeathsWith testing results available for nearly 1.68 million people, health officials reported an overall 10% positivity rate.
LA County Board Of Supervisors Votes To Declare Racism A Public Health Crisis, Champion Antiracist PoliciesThe measure, which passed 4-1, allows the board to draft a charter amendment for the ballot that would require a minimum of 10% of the county's unrestricted general funds to be spent on direct community investment and alternatives to incarceration.
Family Shares Story Of Coronavirus Recovery, Aiming To Spread Education About COVID-19 Impact On Pacific IslandersPacific Islanders in Los Angeles County are being hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic, officials said, and one family is hoping that their journey of recovery will help others take safety guidelines seriously.
SoCal Hair Stylists Petition Gov. Newsom To Operate OutdoorsBy law, California salons are supposed to operate indoors. However, Daidone and other fellow California hair stylists are asking the state for special permission to move outdoors in order to stay open in light of increasing restrictions.
LA County Announces Details Of Efforts To Expand Testing Capacity By 65% To Address "Disparities In High-Need Communities"Los Angeles health officials on Wednesday announced details of plans to expand coronavirus testing capacity by more than 65% "to address disparities in high-need communities."
Heat Wave Strikes Southland, Brings Crowds Out To BeachesLocals and travelers headed straight to the beach on Saturday as temperatures were heating up across Southern California.
LA County Sees Sharp Increase In Community Transmission; Reports 65 Coronavirus Deaths, 2,496 New CasesLos Angeles County health officials reported 65 additional coronavirus deaths Wednesday and 2,496 new cases following Tuesday's record number of cases.
LA County Reports Over 4,000 New Coronavirus Cases, 46 More DeathsLos Angeles County health officials reported 4,015 new coronavirus cases on Tuesday, attributing about half of the cases to a backlog from a single lab from Thursday through Sunday.
LA County Health Officials Create Text-Based Coronavirus Survey To Help Track Community ImpactTo sign up, county residents over 18 can text @PROTECT to 35134.
LA County Reports 1,584 New Coronavirus Cases, 48 Additional DeathsLos Angeles County public health officials reported 1,584 newly confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus Monday and 48 additional fatalities, bringing countywide totals to 116,570 cases and 3,534 deaths.
Girl Killed, Her Siblings Injured In Wild Pico Rivera CarjackingA carjacking in Pico Rivera on Sunday left a teen dead and her siblings injured, detectives and family said. A suspect is in custody.
LA County Reports 7,232 New Cumulative Coronavirus Cases From Thursday, Friday, SaturdayLos Angeles County health officials resumed reporting coronavirus cases on Sunday after three days of "data processing improvements."