LAUSD To Require Surgical-Grade Masks For Students Beginning MondayOver the weekend, the district announced that cloth masks will no longer be allowed on campuses. All students will be required to wear surgical-grade masks, both indoors and outdoors.
Paper Or Fabric: What's The Best Material For Masks?As COVID- 19 cases surge and as the highly contagious Omicron variant becomes more prevalent in Los Angeles County the great mask debate has sparked once again.
Doctor Gives An Update On COVID-19 At His HospitalDr. Samuel Fink, from the Providence Tarzana Medical Center, also talks about the measure he takes to stay healthy through this winter surge. https://losangeles.cbslocal.com/video/6178437-doctor-gives-us-an-update-on-covid-19-at-his-hospital/
LAUSD To Loosen COVID Restrictions Next SemesterBeginning in January, only unvaccinated students will have to undergo weekly testing.
Man Stabbed During Confrontation In Santa Monica Vons Store Over Mask-WearingA man was stabbed late Monday night by a security guard at a Vons grocery store in Santa Monica after he purportedly became violent when employees asked him to put on a mask.
LA County Health Director Presents Criteria For Lifting COVID Mask MandatesOne of the requirements: L.A. County must have three consecutive weeks with a daily COVID-19 case rate of less than 50 per 100,000 residents.
Anti-Vax Protesters Confront Parents About Masks Outside Beverly Hills SchoolSeveral dozen anti-vaccine protesters gathered outside Hawthorne Elementary School holding signs and banners and yelling at students and their parents as they arrived for class.
LA County COVID Hospitalizations Drop To Lowest Mark In 2 MonthsIt marks the first time that L.A. County COVID-19 hospitalizations has dropped below the 1,000-mark since late July.
Republican Recall Candidate Larry Elder Under Fire For False Claims About Kids And COVID-19With just two weeks before California's recall election, the leading GOP contender in the bid to unseat Gov. Gavin Newsom is under fire for his comments on kids and the coronavirus.
Fans At Rams Game Told They Have To Wear Masks In SoFi StadiumEveryone attending outdoor "mega-events" of more than 10,000 people -- such as open-air concerts and baseball, football, and soccer games -- will have to wear a face-covering in Los Angeles County under a new COVID-19 health order that took effect Friday.
Sports Fans Weigh In On New LA County Mask Mandate At Large Outdoor EventsLos Angeles County on Friday began requiring masks at large outdoor events, such as concerts, festivals and sports games with 10,000 attendees or more.
Calif. Supreme Court Rejects OC Lawsuit To Block Mask Mandate In SchoolsThe court rejected a request to block students from being required to wear masks in schools.
Calif. Gov. Gavin Newsom Pulls His Children Out Of Summer Camp Because Of No Mask RequirementCalifornia Gov. Gavin Newsom pulled two of his children out of a summer day camp after learning the camp did not require kids to wear masks, his office announced Tuesday.
Masks Now Required Inside OC Courthouse As COVID Cases RiseThe decision to mandate masks came after two people in the building tested positive for the coronavirus. It also comes as COVID-19 cases are spiking due to the highly contagious Delta variant.
LA Sheriff Alex Villanueva Says Deputies Won’t Enforce Mask Mandate