LA Residents Worry As COVID Vaccines Open To More PeopleMany people in Los Angeles said they are still having a hard time finding coronavirus vaccination appointments, and with eligibility opening up to millions more this week, they worry it will become even more difficult.
Garcetti: 88,000 Vaccines To Be Given Out During The Week At City SitesCalifornia's vaccination efforts are ramping up once again.
Protesters Shut Down Dodger Stadium, Backing Up Hundreds Of CarsThe county's large-scale COVID-19 vaccination site at Dodger Stadium was unexpectedly closed Saturday after protesters reportedly showed up at the entrance. Public safety officials were working to reopen the site in the afternoon as hundreds of cars waiting in line.
More Than 441,000 Doses Of COVID Vaccine Given Out In LA So Far, More Second Doses Coming Next WeekConcerned health officials said Friday if vaccinations continue to be administered at the pace they are going in Los Angeles County, the effort to build herd immunity against coronavirus will extend well into next year.
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.
Soka University Becomes Orange County Coronavirus Vaccine Super SiteSoka University has signed a contract with Orange County to become a coronavirus vaccine supersite as the number of cases skyrockets in the area.
Orange County's Website, App For Vaccination Appointments Crashes From DemandTen thousand people signed up to receive a vaccination at the new super site set up at Disneyland, but there were still more who showed up without an appointment and had to be turned away. Others were forced to wait in long lines.
California Set To Decide On Expanding Vaccine Availability To Older California Residents, Other GroupsOfficials are reviewing new guidance from the federal government encouraging states to re-evaluate COVID-19 vaccination distribution priorities.
Calif. Legislature To Vote On Bill Limiting School Vaccination ExemptionsThe bill would give school children grace periods that could last several years on existing medical exemptions.
Case Of Measles Confirmed In Santa Monica; Person Visited Urth Café, Loews HotelThe person is reported to have visited the Sea Blue Hotel, Urth Café and Chez Jay, among others, from August 8 to 10.
OC Pediatrician Gets Probation For Opposing Mandatory VaccinationsDr. Bob Sears was placed on 35 months of probation for excusing a toddler from future vaccinations after the child’s mother described an adverse reaction to shots.
Vaccine Critic Dr. Bob Sears Faces Disciplinary Action For Excusing Toddler From ImmunizationsDr. Bob Sears, a nationally critic of mandatory vaccination laws and a Capistrano Beach pediatrician, faces disciplinary actions from the state medical board for recommending a 2-year-old patient forego immunizations.
Pediatrics Group Calls For Tougher Vaccination LawsThe American Academy of Pediatrics is calling for the elimination of all non-medical exemptions to immunizations in a set of new policies published Monday.
Only On 2: Parents Calling For VP Of Chino Valley Unified School Board To Resign After RantOne parent said, "I don't want an apology from you. I want your resignation."
Children's Hospital LA Shares Check List For Kids' Safe Return To SchoolThe time for students to return to classes has arrived, and Children's Hospital Los Angeles has come up with a checklist on how they can do so safely.