SoCal Businesses Drain Savings During Stay-At-Home OrdersAs ICU capacity is still listed at zero percent for Southern California, the stay-at-home order will remain in effect for an undisclosed amount of time, worrying local business owners who are already financially struggling. 
Hundreds Of Citations Given To LA Businesses For Lack Of COVID ComplianceMore than 600 citations have been given to local businesses, houses of worship, and other establishments by the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health due to lack of compliance with COVID-19 regulations. 
Closures From COVID-19 Restrictions Hurt Holiday Revenues For Retail Stores, RestaurantsDuring the holidays, retail stores and restaurants are feeling the impacts of mandatory closures as COVID-19 cases surge in Los Angeles County.
California State Senators Urge Governor To Let Restaurants ReopenA group of 11 California state senators, both Democrat and Republican, are urging Gov. Gavin Newsom to let restaurants reopen by moving them into the "essential" category statewide, despite the current surge in COVID-19 cases.
LA County Stops Accepting Restaurant Grant Applications After Reaching LimitLos Angeles County is no longer accepting applications for the 'Keep L.A. County Dining' program after receiving 2,500 requests for $30,000 grants. 
"I Feel Like The Grinch About To Steal Christmas": OC Business Owners Fear Forced LayoffsMany business owners in Orange County are worried about a looming shutdown as coronavirus cases spike. 
Protesters Gather Again Outside Home of LA County Health Department DirectorProtesters held a demonstration Friday night outside the home of the Los Angeles County Department of Health director.
Technical Issues Shut Down Online LA Dining Grant PortalOnline technical issues have prevented restaurant owners from applying for grant money to offset costs and revenues lost during the pandemic.
Here's A List Of Things You Still Can Do After the New California CurfewStarting Saturday, a limited “stay-at-home” order will go into effect requiring gatherings, movement and non-essential work to stop between the hours of 10 p.m. and 5 a.m. for 41 California counties in the purple tier.
Restaurants Feeling Financial Strain From Adapting To New COVID RestrictionsOutside dining has become the norm at Casa Vega in Sherman Oaks. Owner Christy Vega said it was either that or shutdown. 
Orange County Moves From State's Purple To Red Tier, Nears 50,000 Total COVID-19 CasesOrange County reported 151 new COVID-19 cases Tuesday and three more deaths, bringing the county's cumulative totals to 49,996 cases and 1,056 deaths.
Restaurants Using Parking Lots To Expand Outdoor Seating To Comply With New Safety OrdersRestaurant and bar chain Cronies Sports Grill has added concrete barriers to its parking lot to expand outdoor seating.
While LA County Restaurants Reopen For Business, Bars Still Waiting For Green LightSome Southern California cities have been doing what they can to help local businesses recover from coronavirus-related closures, but many businesses are still waiting for the green light to reopen.
'I'm Confident In The Restaurant': Encino Restaurant Owner Says He's Ready To Reopen As Soon As It's SafeOn Tuesday, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted to seek state approval to authorize the reopening of more businesses, such as dine-in restaurants and hair salons.
Orange County Reports 133 Additional Coronavirus Cases While Moving Forward With Phase 2 Of ReopeningOrange County health officials reported 133 additional coronavirus cases Monday bringing the county's total to 5,469.