LA County Recommends Indoor Mask Wearing As Delta Variant CirculatesThe city of Pasadena Tuesday joined Los Angeles County health officials in recommending that everyone, regardless of vaccination status, wear masks indoors due to increased circulation of the highly transmissible Delta variant.
Southern California Gas Prices At Highest Since July Of 2015AAA and the Oil Price Information Service says the average price for a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County is now at $4.285, nearly 10 cents higher than a month ago. In Orange County, the same gallon of gas is at $4.239.
LA County Reports Largest Daily Number Of New COVID-19 Cases Since Mid-MayThe Los Angeles County Department of Public Health Thursday reported its highest daily number of new COVID-19 infections since mid-May.
LA Supervisors Want To Waive Citizenship Requirement For County EmployeesThe Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors wants waive the requirement that county employees be U.S. Citizens and has directed its staff on how they can do so without running afoul of state law.
LA County Supervisors Considers Ban On Feeding Wild PeacocksIn response to the growing peacock population, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors is considering an ordinance to ban feeding these wild birds.
LA Presiding Judge Extends Deadlines for Criminal TrialsThe presiding judge of Los Angeles County's court system issued an order Friday authorizing a new set of emergency continuances for criminal trials and juvenile dependency matters including extended deadlines.
Face Masks, Social Distancing Still Required In LA County CourthousesFace masks and social distancing will continue to be enforced in Los Angeles County courthouses, the presiding judge of the county's court system announced.
UK Variant Now Dominant Strain Of COVID-19 In Los Angeles County; Brazil, South African Variants Also DetectedLos Angeles County is in the least restrictive tier of the state’s reopening schedule, which is about to be thrown out on June 15, but public health officials say that people should remain vigilant because of COVID-19 variants that continue to circulate.
A Real Life Treasure Hunt Across LA County Will Net Someone A Gold BarPeople participate in a treasure hunt contest to find a gold bar hidden somewhere in LA County.
LA County To Ease Masking Guidelines, Physical Distancing Requirements June 15The Los Angeles Department of Public Health Friday announced that it would align with the state's June 15 plans to ease capacity limits, distancing requirements and face masking guidelines for vaccinated and unvaccinated people.
During Mental Health Awareness Month, May 20th Is Mental Health Action DayMental Health Action Day is an opportunity to raise awareness and share resources.
Get Vaccinated In LA County This Weekend And You Could Win Lakers Season TicketsLos Angeles County Public Health Director Barbara Ferrer announced Thursday that anyone 18 and over who gets their first COVID vaccine this weekend at a county or city vaccination site will be entered for a chance to win a pair of Lakers season tickets.
Gas Prices In Southern California Keep Ticking Up, But Cyberattack On East Coast Pipeline Not Expected To Make An ImpactGas prices had already been pushed up by a shortage of truck drivers able to transport fuel, the start of the California’s usage of the higher-cost summer blend, and wider business reopenings that have people driving more and farther.
COVID-19 Deaths In Los Angeles County Top 24,000 For First TimeCounty public health officials reported 24,003 COVID-19 deaths Monday, even as case rates remain low and stable and there are hopes of reaching herd immunity by this summer.
LA County Loosens Mask Requirements For Vaccinated People, Allows Indoor Arcades And Playgrounds To ReopenAn updated Health Officer Order went into effect Friday in Los Angeles County loosening mask requirements for vaccinated people and allowing indoor arcades and playgrounds to reopen with modifications.