Salons Join Lawsuit Demanding Newsom Allow Businesses To ReopenSalon owner Dino Ballin said Friday that he was fed up with the state's stay-at-home order banning non-essential businesses like his from opening.
LA County Reports COVID Hospitalizations, Positivity Rate Trending Downward As Vaccination Efforts ContinueHealth officials reported some good news Friday, stating that there had been a 30% decrease in the seven-day average of daily cases from last week and the test positivity rate had dropped to 12.7% from 20.8% on Jan. 1.
'So Much Frustration': Local Healthcare Worker Struggling To Get Second Dose Of COVID-19 VaccineHealth experts initially suggested people get their second dose between 21 and 28 days after receiving the first dose, though the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has since updated its recommendations, saying that it was fine to wait a few weeks longer.
LA County Residents 65 And Older Can Now Sign Up For COVID VaccineLos Angeles County Tuesday began allowing residents aged 65 and older to schedule COVID-19 vaccine appointments, advancing an effort that was not expected to start until February.
LA County Reports 7,902 COVID-19 Cases, Surpasses 14K Total DeathsThe Los Angeles County Department of Public Health Tuesday reported 7,902 newly confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 186 more deaths, bringing countywide totals to 1,031,874 cases and 14,122 deaths.
LA County Supervisor Directs Public Health To Open COVID-19 Vaccine Appointments To Older ResidentsLos Angeles County Board of Supervisors Chair Hilda L. Solis Monday signed an executive order directing Public Health to make COVID-19 vaccine appointments available to residents 65 and older starting Thursday.
LA County Reports 9,927 New COVID-19 Cases, 88 DeathsThe Los Angeles County Department of Public Health Monday reported 9,927 newly confirmed COVID-19 cases and 88 deaths, bringing countywide totals to 1,024,190 cases and 13,936 deaths.
Los Angeles County Reports 11,366 New Coronavirus Cases; Hospitalizations DownLos Angeles County health officials on Sunday reported 11,366 new cases of coronavirus and 108 additional deaths.
LA County Reports 15,051 New COVID-19 Cases, 258 DeathsThe Los Angeles County Department of Public Health Friday reported 15,051 newly confirmed coronavirus cases and 258 deaths, bringing countywide totals to 989,928 cases and 13,489 deaths.
'We Should Be Doing A Much Better Job': Differences In State, LA County Guidelines Causing COVID-19 Vaccine ConfusionGov. Gavin Newsom Wednesday announced that anyone age 65 and older could sign up for an appointment to get a COVID-19 vaccine appointment, but L.A. County said it was still only vaccinating healthcare workers.
LA County COVID-19 Death Toll Surpasses 13,000The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health Thursday reported 17,323 newly confirmed COVID-19 cases and 287 deaths, bringing countywide totals to 975,299 cases and 13,234 deaths.
Southern California Coronavirus Vaccination Super Sites Causing ConfusionCoronavirus vaccine super sites are opening across Southern California, but many are unclear if they are eligible for the vaccine, as ICU beds are still at zero percent capacity for the region.
LA County Reports 11,994 New COVID-19 Cases, 288 DeathsThe Los Angeles County Department of Public Health Tuesday reported 11,994 newly confirmed coronavirus cases and 288 deaths, bringing countywide totals to 944,319 cases and 12,674 deaths.
182 Arrested In Latest Crackdown On LA County 'Super Spreader' PartiesSheriff’s officials say they made a total of 182 arrests Saturday at two commercial building locations where large underground parties were taking place.
'Tragic, Upsetting And Overwhelming': LA County Nears 1M Total COVID-19 Cases, Vaccination Efforts IncreasingThe Los Angeles County Department of Public Health Monday reported 12,617 newly confirmed COVID-19 cases and 137 additional fatalities, bringing countywide totals to 932,697 cases and 12,387 deaths.