LAUSD Will Require Negative COVID-19 Tests Before Return To ClassroomsThe Los Angeles Unified School District has announced that all students and staff, regardless of vaccination status, will have to show proof of a negative COVID-19 test before they can return to campuses when school resumes next week.
Lakers Legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Rips Aaron Rodgers Over COVID Vaccine DebacleAaron Rodgers “directly and deliberately lied to fans and the public," Abdul-Jabbar wrote.
Pandemic Milestone: 80% Of Eligible Californians Have Received At Least 1 Dose Of COVID-19 VaccineAccording to Gov. Gavin Newsom, California has administered more than 48 million shots and now leads the nation in administering at least one dose to its eligible residents.
LA County Businesses Largely Compliant With COVID-19 Health RulesBusinesses checked by Los Angeles County health inspectors largely continue to be in compliance with COVID-19 health requirements, although a handful of locations -- primarily gyms -- were cited for violations, health officials said Tuesday.
COVID Hospitalizations In LA County Hit Highest Point Since February
"Delta Is Very Serious" Tarzana Doctor Warns Delta Variant Is Bringing More COVID Patients Than He Can CountThe Centers For Disease Control and Prevention confirmed that the Delta variant of the coronavirus is as contagious as Chickenpox and more transmissible than the common cold.
LA City To Phase Out Large-Scale COVID Vaccine Sites By Aug. 1The city of Los Angeles will phase out its large-scale COVID-19 vaccination sites over the next two months, transitioning to fully mobile vaccine clinics by Aug. 1, Mayor Eric Garcetti announced.
62% Of Pasadena Residents Are Now Fully Vaccinated: Health DepartmentCity officials in Pasadena, which has its own health department separate from Los Angeles County, are stepping up to make sure residents are fully vaccinated, an effort that is paying off.
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.