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Cook County Jail sees ‘steady decrease’ in coronavirus cases, officials say (LIVE UPDATES)

Cook County Jail sees ‘steady decrease’ in coronavirus cases, officials say (LIVE UPDATES)

Read the full report from Carly Behm here.... She joined more than 5,000 UIC students — and tens of thousands more at other Illinois schools — left with no cho [...] Read full article: Cook County Jail sees ‘steady decrease’ ...→

Cook County Jail sees ‘steady decrease’ in coronavirus cases, officials say (LIVE UPDATES)

Cook County Jail sees ‘steady decrease’ in coronavirus cases, officials say (LIVE UPDATES)

Read the full report from Carly Behm here.... She joined more than 5,000 UIC students — and tens of thousands more at other Illinois schools — left with no cho [...] Read full article: Cook County Jail sees ‘steady decrease’ ...→

Coronavirus Changes Approach, But Not Meaning Of Memorial Day Salute In Rockland County

Coronavirus Changes Approach, But Not Meaning Of Memorial Day Salute In Rockland County

On Friday, the ritual was familiar -- with wreaths and a rifle salute -- but the social distancing measures showed COVID-19's impact. Read full article: Coronavirus Changes Approach, But Not Me...→

Felon allegedly chokes female hiker after release from jail over coronavirus

Felon allegedly chokes female hiker after release from jail over coronavirus

A Washington State felon allegedly attacked a woman just 10 days after he was sprung from jail early over coronavirus concerns. Matthew Cory, 33, was back behi [...] Read full article: Felon allegedly chokes female hiker afte...→

After CBS 2 Report, Cook County Will Look Into Issuing Death Certificates, Deemed Non Essential During COVID-19

After CBS 2 Report, Cook County Will Look Into Issuing Death Certificates, Deemed Non Essential During COVID-19

The Clerk's Office has a total staff of 265 people and no one has been furloughed. A representative said the certificates have to be printed on customized secu [...] Read full article: After CBS 2 Report, Cook County Will Loo...→

Man recently released from Cook County Jail back behind bars in connection with 2019 murder

Man recently released from Cook County Jail back behind bars in connection with 2019 murder

Niko Hines allegedly murdered 35-year-old Maurice Reynolds in front of Reynolds’ girlfriend and their 5-year-old daughter in East Garfield Park. Read full article: Man recently released from Cook County J...→

Coronavirus: Orange County Reports 59 Additional Cases Bringing Total To 4,434

Coronavirus: Orange County Reports 59 Additional Cases Bringing Total To 4,434

Orange County health officials reported three additional coronavirus cases Monday, bringing the county's total to 4,434. Read full article: Coronavirus: Orange County Reports 59 Ad...→

More Cook County Forest Preserve Parking Lots to Close for Memorial Day Weekend

More Cook County Forest Preserve Parking Lots to Close for Memorial Day Weekend

Additional parking lots at popular Cook County forest preserves will be closed over Memorial Day weekend to prevent overcrowding and violations of Illinois’ st [...] Read full article: More Cook County Forest Preserve Parking...→

29 New Coronavirus-Related Deaths, 694 New Cases Confirmed In Los Angeles County

29 New Coronavirus-Related Deaths, 694 New Cases Confirmed In Los Angeles County

Twenty-nine new coronavirus-related deaths and 694 new cases have been confirmed in Los Angeles County. Read full article: 29 New Coronavirus-Related Deaths, 694 N...→

Dallas County Adds 6 Deaths, 214 Coronavirus Cases

Dallas County Adds 6 Deaths, 214 Coronavirus Cases

Dallas County reported an additional six deaths and 214 cases of the coronavirus Saturday. The county ended the week with the lowest number of deaths — a total [...] Read full article: Dallas County Adds 6 Deaths, 214 Coronav...→

Ezike Says Testing Played Role as Cook County Surpasses Queens for Most Cases in US

Ezike Says Testing Played Role as Cook County Surpasses Queens for Most Cases in US

As Cook County’s total number of reported coronavirus cases nears 60,000, the county marked an unsettling new milestone. Data showed the northern Illinois coun [...] Read full article: Ezike Says Testing Played Role as Cook C...→

Another coronavirus victim? Organ transplants decrease during pandemic

Another coronavirus victim? Organ transplants decrease during pandemic

The amount of people who are dying and becoming organ donors has dropped significantly as people stay home. Read full article: Another coronavirus victim? Organ transp...→

Coronavirus: County near Bay Area among 18 to get go-ahead on Phase 2 reopening

Coronavirus: County near Bay Area among 18 to get go-ahead on Phase 2 reopening

The first county near the Bay Area, San Benito, was among 18 to have met the state’s extensive guidelines to reopen dine-in restaurants, destination retail and [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: County near Bay Area among ...→

Dallas County Records Fewer Coronavirus Deaths Compared To Last Week At This Time

Dallas County Records Fewer Coronavirus Deaths Compared To Last Week At This Time

Dallas County reported 243 additional positive cases of COVID-19 and five more coronavirus-related deaths on Wednesday. Read full article: Dallas County Records Fewer Coronavirus ...→

Photos: Santa Clara County to join coronavirus Phase 2 reopening but some stores are hesitant

Photos: Santa Clara County to join coronavirus Phase 2 reopening but some stores are hesitant

SAN JOSE, CA - MAY 21: Gussied Up Dog Boutique owner Kim Lipsett poses for a portrait inside her store in the Willow Glen neighborhood in San Jose, Calif., on [...] Read full article: Photos: Santa Clara County to join coron...→

Letter: Santa Clara County jail releases are key to this vision

Letter: Santa Clara County jail releases are key to this vision

In March, health experts began sounding alarms about the public health risks associated with incarceration. Read full article: Letter: Santa Clara County jail releases...→

California pastor tests positive for coronavirus after live-streaming church service with singing against county health order

California pastor tests positive for coronavirus after live-streaming church service with singing against county health order

Local health authorities have warned about engaging in group vocal performances without strict safety measures in place, noting the added risk of airborne viru [...] Read full article: California pastor tests positive for cor...→

25th Employee Contracts COVID-19 at Cook County Circuit Court Clerk’s Office

25th Employee Contracts COVID-19 at Cook County Circuit Court Clerk’s Office

Another employee at the Cook County Circuit Court clerk’s office has tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the overall total to 25. Read full article: 25th Employee Contracts COVID-19 at Cook...→

Riverside County courts resuming family law services after coronavirus-related near-closure

Riverside County courts resuming family law services after coronavirus-related near-closure

The court on Monday resumed in-person hearings on permanent domestic violence restraining orders at three courthouses. Read full article: Riverside County courts resuming family ...→

Renewed push for inmate release after coronavirus cases in DC jail climb 25-fold | WTOP

There’s a renewed push to release inmates from the D.C. jail as the number of coronavirus cases there balloons to 180. Read full article: Renewed push for inmate release after co...→

Coronavirus: Death toll inches past 1,800 in Los Angeles County

Coronavirus: Death toll inches past 1,800 in Los Angeles County

A return to beaches and slight relaxing of health orders at retail stores arrived, but, sadly, so did more deaths. Read full article: Coronavirus: Death toll inches past 1,80...→

San Diego County Coronavirus Developments on Saturday, May 16 - Times of San Diego

Here is a list of major developments in the coronavirus pandemic facing San Diego County on Saturday, May 16. This list is updated throughout the day. Read full article: San Diego County Coronavirus Development...→

Marin County to ease coronavirus limits for more businesses

Marin County to ease coronavirus limits for more businesses

Retail stores and manufacturers will be allowed to reopen Monday guidelines set by the county. Read full article: Marin County to ease coronavirus limits ...→

Walmart Opening More Coronavirus Testing Sites In Dallas County

Walmart Opening More Coronavirus Testing Sites In Dallas County

Walmart will be opening four more coronavirus drive-thru testing sites in Dallas County on Friday, according to officials. Read full article: Walmart Opening More Coronavirus Testing...→

Coronavirus crisis sees Italy plan to grant 500,000 undocumented migrants work permits

Coronavirus crisis sees Italy plan to grant 500,000 undocumented migrants work permits

"The food on our table comes from these fields. Now we must hand over those rights which have been denied to those who work in them," official says. Read full article: Coronavirus crisis sees Italy plan to gr...→

Tarrant County Steps Up Testing of Workers at Prison With 622 Coronavirus Cases

Tarrant County Steps Up Testing of Workers at Prison With 622 Coronavirus Cases

The Tarrant County Health Department on Wednesday stepped up testing of employees at a federal prison in Fort Worth – weeks after cases there started spiraling [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Steps Up Testing of Worke...→

Cook County To Waive Late Fees For 2nd Installment Property Tax Bills For 2 Months

Cook County To Waive Late Fees For 2nd Installment Property Tax Bills For 2 Months

The waiver would means property owners would have until Oct. 1 to pay without facing a 1.5% interest penalty. Bills are normally due by Aug. 3.  Read full article: Cook County To Waive Late Fees For 2nd I...→

Watch: Santa Clara County Public Health Department gives updates on coronavirus crisis, May 13

Watch: Santa Clara County Public Health Department gives updates on coronavirus crisis, May 13

— Healthy SCC (@HealthySCC) May 13, 2020... Santa Clara County public health officials give updates on the COVID-19 crisis. Today’s topic is COVID-19 informati [...] Read full article: Watch: Santa Clara County Public Health ...→

Cook County Health projects up to $100 million revenue gap

Cook County Health projects up to $100 million revenue gap

The county’s health fund, which covers the Health and Hospital system, had a projected shortfall of $60 million to $75 million in April, according to Ammar Riz [...] Read full article: Cook County Health projects up to $100 m...→

CA Threatens to Withhold Coronavirus Funds from County for Opening

CA Threatens to Withhold Coronavirus Funds from County for Opening

State officials threatened to withhold federal coronavirus relief funds from a county after officials voted to reopen the local economy. Read full article: CA Threatens to Withhold Coronavirus Fun...→

Cook County passes COVID property-tax relief

The Cook County Board approved some relief for property taxpayers today, agreeing to waive late-payment interest penalties for two months. Bills are still tech [...] Read full article: Cook County passes COVID property-tax re...→

DCHHS Reports 14 More Deaths From Coronavirus; Deadliest Day County Has Seen Yet

DCHHS Reports 14 More Deaths From Coronavirus; Deadliest Day County Has Seen Yet

Dallas County health officials reported 14 more deaths from the coronavirus Tuesday, making it the deadliest day the county has seen this far. Read full article: DCHHS Reports 14 More Deaths From Corona...→

Coronavirus budget crunch could leave $376M Indio jail unopened

Coronavirus budget crunch could leave $376M Indio jail unopened

As the county faces a $100 million budget shortfall, Sheriff Chad Bianco said the facility will likely ‘be on hold for a long time now’ Read full article: Coronavirus budget crunch could leave $3...→

Moderna sees 'positive' Phase I data for potential coronavirus vaccine

Moderna sees 'positive' Phase I data for potential coronavirus vaccine

Biotech company Moderna announced on Monday that its COVID-19 vaccine produced antibodies in all 45 participants in a trial, a significant milestone in the fig [...] Read full article: Moderna sees 'positive' Phase I data for...→

San Diego County Reports 174 New Coronavirus Cases But No Deaths - Times of San Diego

The San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported 174 new coronavirus cases Sunday but no additional deaths from the disease. Read full article: San Diego County Reports 174 New Coronav...→

Colorado sees first coronavirus outbreaks connected to childcare centers

Colorado sees first coronavirus outbreaks connected to childcare centers

Colorado health officials this week identified the first croronavirus outbreaks connected to childcare facilities in the state.  Read full article: Colorado sees first coronavirus outbreak...→

DATA: Coronavirus Positivity Rates in Illinois, Updated Daily By County and State Region

DATA: Coronavirus Positivity Rates in Illinois, Updated Daily By County and State Region

A state’s “positivity rate” is the percentage of total coronavirus tests that are positive. The World Health Organization says the positivity rate should be 10 [...] Read full article: DATA: Coronavirus Positivity Rates in Il...→

Cook County likely to waive late fees on property tax payments

Cook County likely to waive late fees on property tax payments

Cook County plans to waive late fees on property tax payments due in August and extend the deadline to pay the second installment of taxes to Oct. 1, officials [...] Read full article: Cook County likely to waive late fees on...→

Coronavirus Update: San Mateo County To Enter Phase 2 Reopening

Coronavirus Update: San Mateo County To Enter Phase 2 Reopening

San Mateo County is set to issue a revised coronavirus shelter-in-place order that would allow for more businesses to reopen next week. Read full article: Coronavirus Update: San Mateo County To ...→

Coronavirus: Inmate tests positive at East Bay jail

Coronavirus: Inmate tests positive at East Bay jail

The inmate, whom officials did not identify, reported to jail officials at the Martinez Detention Facility that a family member had tested positive for the nov [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Inmate tests positive at Ea...→

Coronavirus Update: Sonoma County Eases Some Restrictions On Parks, Coastal Areas

Coronavirus Update: Sonoma County Eases Some Restrictions On Parks, Coastal Areas

Sonoma County's health officer issued an amended order that went into effect Wednesday to ease restrictions on the use of county parks and coastal areas during [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Sonoma County Eases ...→

Coronavirus Changes Approach, But Not Meaning Of Memorial Day Salute In Rockland County

Coronavirus Changes Approach, But Not Meaning Of Memorial Day Salute In Rockland County

On Friday, the ritual was familiar -- with wreaths and a rifle salute -- but the social distancing measures showed COVID-19's impact. Read full article: Coronavirus Changes Approach, But Not Me...→

Cook County Health projects up to $100 million revenue gap

Cook County Health projects up to $100 million revenue gap

The county’s health fund, which covers the Health and Hospital system, had a projected shortfall of $60 million to $75 million in April, according to Ammar Riz [...] Read full article: Cook County Health projects up to $100 m...→

Photos: Santa Clara County to join coronavirus Phase 2 reopening but some stores are hesitant

Photos: Santa Clara County to join coronavirus Phase 2 reopening but some stores are hesitant

SAN JOSE, CA - MAY 21: Gussied Up Dog Boutique owner Kim Lipsett poses for a portrait inside her store in the Willow Glen neighborhood in San Jose, Calif., on [...] Read full article: Photos: Santa Clara County to join coron...→

After CBS 2 Report, Cook County Will Look Into Issuing Death Certificates, Deemed Non Essential During COVID-19

After CBS 2 Report, Cook County Will Look Into Issuing Death Certificates, Deemed Non Essential During COVID-19

The Clerk's Office has a total staff of 265 people and no one has been furloughed. A representative said the certificates have to be printed on customized secu [...] Read full article: After CBS 2 Report, Cook County Will Loo...→

Cook County passes COVID property-tax relief

The Cook County Board approved some relief for property taxpayers today, agreeing to waive late-payment interest penalties for two months. Bills are still tech [...] Read full article: Cook County passes COVID property-tax re...→

California pastor tests positive for coronavirus after live-streaming church service with singing against county health order

California pastor tests positive for coronavirus after live-streaming church service with singing against county health order

Local health authorities have warned about engaging in group vocal performances without strict safety measures in place, noting the added risk of airborne viru [...] Read full article: California pastor tests positive for cor...→

Man recently released from Cook County Jail back behind bars in connection with 2019 murder

Man recently released from Cook County Jail back behind bars in connection with 2019 murder

Niko Hines allegedly murdered 35-year-old Maurice Reynolds in front of Reynolds’ girlfriend and their 5-year-old daughter in East Garfield Park. Read full article: Man recently released from Cook County J...→

Coronavirus budget crunch could leave $376M Indio jail unopened

Coronavirus budget crunch could leave $376M Indio jail unopened

As the county faces a $100 million budget shortfall, Sheriff Chad Bianco said the facility will likely ‘be on hold for a long time now’ Read full article: Coronavirus budget crunch could leave $3...→

Riverside County courts resuming family law services after coronavirus-related near-closure

Riverside County courts resuming family law services after coronavirus-related near-closure

The court on Monday resumed in-person hearings on permanent domestic violence restraining orders at three courthouses. Read full article: Riverside County courts resuming family ...→

More Cook County Forest Preserve Parking Lots to Close for Memorial Day Weekend

More Cook County Forest Preserve Parking Lots to Close for Memorial Day Weekend

Additional parking lots at popular Cook County forest preserves will be closed over Memorial Day weekend to prevent overcrowding and violations of Illinois’ st [...] Read full article: More Cook County Forest Preserve Parking...→

Moderna sees 'positive' Phase I data for potential coronavirus vaccine

Moderna sees 'positive' Phase I data for potential coronavirus vaccine

Biotech company Moderna announced on Monday that its COVID-19 vaccine produced antibodies in all 45 participants in a trial, a significant milestone in the fig [...] Read full article: Moderna sees 'positive' Phase I data for...→

Coronavirus: Death toll inches past 1,800 in Los Angeles County

Coronavirus: Death toll inches past 1,800 in Los Angeles County

A return to beaches and slight relaxing of health orders at retail stores arrived, but, sadly, so did more deaths. Read full article: Coronavirus: Death toll inches past 1,80...→

Dallas County Adds 6 Deaths, 214 Coronavirus Cases

Dallas County Adds 6 Deaths, 214 Coronavirus Cases

Dallas County reported an additional six deaths and 214 cases of the coronavirus Saturday. The county ended the week with the lowest number of deaths — a total [...] Read full article: Dallas County Adds 6 Deaths, 214 Coronav...→

Marin County to ease coronavirus limits for more businesses

Marin County to ease coronavirus limits for more businesses

Retail stores and manufacturers will be allowed to reopen Monday guidelines set by the county. Read full article: Marin County to ease coronavirus limits ...→

Another coronavirus victim? Organ transplants decrease during pandemic

Another coronavirus victim? Organ transplants decrease during pandemic

The amount of people who are dying and becoming organ donors has dropped significantly as people stay home. Read full article: Another coronavirus victim? Organ transp...→

Colorado sees first coronavirus outbreaks connected to childcare centers

Colorado sees first coronavirus outbreaks connected to childcare centers

Colorado health officials this week identified the first croronavirus outbreaks connected to childcare facilities in the state.  Read full article: Colorado sees first coronavirus outbreak...→

Coronavirus crisis sees Italy plan to grant 500,000 undocumented migrants work permits

Coronavirus crisis sees Italy plan to grant 500,000 undocumented migrants work permits

"The food on our table comes from these fields. Now we must hand over those rights which have been denied to those who work in them," official says. Read full article: Coronavirus crisis sees Italy plan to gr...→

Cook County likely to waive late fees on property tax payments

Cook County likely to waive late fees on property tax payments

Cook County plans to waive late fees on property tax payments due in August and extend the deadline to pay the second installment of taxes to Oct. 1, officials [...] Read full article: Cook County likely to waive late fees on...→

Dallas County Records Fewer Coronavirus Deaths Compared To Last Week At This Time

Dallas County Records Fewer Coronavirus Deaths Compared To Last Week At This Time

Dallas County reported 243 additional positive cases of COVID-19 and five more coronavirus-related deaths on Wednesday. Read full article: Dallas County Records Fewer Coronavirus ...→

Coronavirus: Inmate tests positive at East Bay jail

Coronavirus: Inmate tests positive at East Bay jail

The inmate, whom officials did not identify, reported to jail officials at the Martinez Detention Facility that a family member had tested positive for the nov [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Inmate tests positive at Ea...→

Watch: Santa Clara County Public Health Department gives updates on coronavirus crisis, May 13

Watch: Santa Clara County Public Health Department gives updates on coronavirus crisis, May 13

— Healthy SCC (@HealthySCC) May 13, 2020... Santa Clara County public health officials give updates on the COVID-19 crisis. Today’s topic is COVID-19 informati [...] Read full article: Watch: Santa Clara County Public Health ...→

Felon allegedly chokes female hiker after release from jail over coronavirus

Felon allegedly chokes female hiker after release from jail over coronavirus

A Washington State felon allegedly attacked a woman just 10 days after he was sprung from jail early over coronavirus concerns. Matthew Cory, 33, was back behi [...] Read full article: Felon allegedly chokes female hiker afte...→

CA Threatens to Withhold Coronavirus Funds from County for Opening

CA Threatens to Withhold Coronavirus Funds from County for Opening

State officials threatened to withhold federal coronavirus relief funds from a county after officials voted to reopen the local economy. Read full article: CA Threatens to Withhold Coronavirus Fun...→

Letter: Santa Clara County jail releases are key to this vision

Letter: Santa Clara County jail releases are key to this vision

In March, health experts began sounding alarms about the public health risks associated with incarceration. Read full article: Letter: Santa Clara County jail releases...→

DCHHS Reports 14 More Deaths From Coronavirus; Deadliest Day County Has Seen Yet

DCHHS Reports 14 More Deaths From Coronavirus; Deadliest Day County Has Seen Yet

Dallas County health officials reported 14 more deaths from the coronavirus Tuesday, making it the deadliest day the county has seen this far. Read full article: DCHHS Reports 14 More Deaths From Corona...→

25th Employee Contracts COVID-19 at Cook County Circuit Court Clerk’s Office

25th Employee Contracts COVID-19 at Cook County Circuit Court Clerk’s Office

Another employee at the Cook County Circuit Court clerk’s office has tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the overall total to 25. Read full article: 25th Employee Contracts COVID-19 at Cook...→

Coronavirus: Orange County Reports 59 Additional Cases Bringing Total To 4,434

Coronavirus: Orange County Reports 59 Additional Cases Bringing Total To 4,434

Orange County health officials reported three additional coronavirus cases Monday, bringing the county's total to 4,434. Read full article: Coronavirus: Orange County Reports 59 Ad...→

Renewed push for inmate release after coronavirus cases in DC jail climb 25-fold | WTOP

There’s a renewed push to release inmates from the D.C. jail as the number of coronavirus cases there balloons to 180. Read full article: Renewed push for inmate release after co...→

29 New Coronavirus-Related Deaths, 694 New Cases Confirmed In Los Angeles County

29 New Coronavirus-Related Deaths, 694 New Cases Confirmed In Los Angeles County

Twenty-nine new coronavirus-related deaths and 694 new cases have been confirmed in Los Angeles County. Read full article: 29 New Coronavirus-Related Deaths, 694 N...→

San Diego County Reports 174 New Coronavirus Cases But No Deaths - Times of San Diego

The San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported 174 new coronavirus cases Sunday but no additional deaths from the disease. Read full article: San Diego County Reports 174 New Coronav...→

San Diego County Coronavirus Developments on Saturday, May 16 - Times of San Diego

Here is a list of major developments in the coronavirus pandemic facing San Diego County on Saturday, May 16. This list is updated throughout the day. Read full article: San Diego County Coronavirus Development...→

Ezike Says Testing Played Role as Cook County Surpasses Queens for Most Cases in US

Ezike Says Testing Played Role as Cook County Surpasses Queens for Most Cases in US

As Cook County’s total number of reported coronavirus cases nears 60,000, the county marked an unsettling new milestone. Data showed the northern Illinois coun [...] Read full article: Ezike Says Testing Played Role as Cook C...→

Walmart Opening More Coronavirus Testing Sites In Dallas County

Walmart Opening More Coronavirus Testing Sites In Dallas County

Walmart will be opening four more coronavirus drive-thru testing sites in Dallas County on Friday, according to officials. Read full article: Walmart Opening More Coronavirus Testing...→

Coronavirus: County near Bay Area among 18 to get go-ahead on Phase 2 reopening

Coronavirus: County near Bay Area among 18 to get go-ahead on Phase 2 reopening

The first county near the Bay Area, San Benito, was among 18 to have met the state’s extensive guidelines to reopen dine-in restaurants, destination retail and [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: County near Bay Area among ...→

DATA: Coronavirus Positivity Rates in Illinois, Updated Daily By County and State Region

DATA: Coronavirus Positivity Rates in Illinois, Updated Daily By County and State Region

A state’s “positivity rate” is the percentage of total coronavirus tests that are positive. The World Health Organization says the positivity rate should be 10 [...] Read full article: DATA: Coronavirus Positivity Rates in Il...→

Tarrant County Steps Up Testing of Workers at Prison With 622 Coronavirus Cases

Tarrant County Steps Up Testing of Workers at Prison With 622 Coronavirus Cases

The Tarrant County Health Department on Wednesday stepped up testing of employees at a federal prison in Fort Worth – weeks after cases there started spiraling [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Steps Up Testing of Worke...→

Coronavirus Update: San Mateo County To Enter Phase 2 Reopening

Coronavirus Update: San Mateo County To Enter Phase 2 Reopening

San Mateo County is set to issue a revised coronavirus shelter-in-place order that would allow for more businesses to reopen next week. Read full article: Coronavirus Update: San Mateo County To ...→

Cook County To Waive Late Fees For 2nd Installment Property Tax Bills For 2 Months

Cook County To Waive Late Fees For 2nd Installment Property Tax Bills For 2 Months

The waiver would means property owners would have until Oct. 1 to pay without facing a 1.5% interest penalty. Bills are normally due by Aug. 3.  Read full article: Cook County To Waive Late Fees For 2nd I...→

Coronavirus Update: Sonoma County Eases Some Restrictions On Parks, Coastal Areas

Coronavirus Update: Sonoma County Eases Some Restrictions On Parks, Coastal Areas

Sonoma County's health officer issued an amended order that went into effect Wednesday to ease restrictions on the use of county parks and coastal areas during [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Sonoma County Eases ...→

Coronavirus Changes Approach, But Not Meaning Of Memorial Day Salute In Rockland County

Coronavirus Changes Approach, But Not Meaning Of Memorial Day Salute In Rockland County

On Friday, the ritual was familiar -- with wreaths and a rifle salute -- but the social distancing measures showed COVID-19's impact. Read full article: Coronavirus Changes Approach, But Not Me...→

Cook County Health projects up to $100 million revenue gap

Cook County Health projects up to $100 million revenue gap

The county’s health fund, which covers the Health and Hospital system, had a projected shortfall of $60 million to $75 million in April, according to Ammar Riz [...] Read full article: Cook County Health projects up to $100 m...→

Felon allegedly chokes female hiker after release from jail over coronavirus

Felon allegedly chokes female hiker after release from jail over coronavirus

A Washington State felon allegedly attacked a woman just 10 days after he was sprung from jail early over coronavirus concerns. Matthew Cory, 33, was back behi [...] Read full article: Felon allegedly chokes female hiker afte...→

Photos: Santa Clara County to join coronavirus Phase 2 reopening but some stores are hesitant

Photos: Santa Clara County to join coronavirus Phase 2 reopening but some stores are hesitant

SAN JOSE, CA - MAY 21: Gussied Up Dog Boutique owner Kim Lipsett poses for a portrait inside her store in the Willow Glen neighborhood in San Jose, Calif., on [...] Read full article: Photos: Santa Clara County to join coron...→

CA Threatens to Withhold Coronavirus Funds from County for Opening

CA Threatens to Withhold Coronavirus Funds from County for Opening

State officials threatened to withhold federal coronavirus relief funds from a county after officials voted to reopen the local economy. Read full article: CA Threatens to Withhold Coronavirus Fun...→

After CBS 2 Report, Cook County Will Look Into Issuing Death Certificates, Deemed Non Essential During COVID-19

After CBS 2 Report, Cook County Will Look Into Issuing Death Certificates, Deemed Non Essential During COVID-19

The Clerk's Office has a total staff of 265 people and no one has been furloughed. A representative said the certificates have to be printed on customized secu [...] Read full article: After CBS 2 Report, Cook County Will Loo...→

Letter: Santa Clara County jail releases are key to this vision

Letter: Santa Clara County jail releases are key to this vision

In March, health experts began sounding alarms about the public health risks associated with incarceration. Read full article: Letter: Santa Clara County jail releases...→

Cook County passes COVID property-tax relief

The Cook County Board approved some relief for property taxpayers today, agreeing to waive late-payment interest penalties for two months. Bills are still tech [...] Read full article: Cook County passes COVID property-tax re...→

California pastor tests positive for coronavirus after live-streaming church service with singing against county health order

California pastor tests positive for coronavirus after live-streaming church service with singing against county health order

Local health authorities have warned about engaging in group vocal performances without strict safety measures in place, noting the added risk of airborne viru [...] Read full article: California pastor tests positive for cor...→

DCHHS Reports 14 More Deaths From Coronavirus; Deadliest Day County Has Seen Yet

DCHHS Reports 14 More Deaths From Coronavirus; Deadliest Day County Has Seen Yet

Dallas County health officials reported 14 more deaths from the coronavirus Tuesday, making it the deadliest day the county has seen this far. Read full article: DCHHS Reports 14 More Deaths From Corona...→

Man recently released from Cook County Jail back behind bars in connection with 2019 murder

Man recently released from Cook County Jail back behind bars in connection with 2019 murder

Niko Hines allegedly murdered 35-year-old Maurice Reynolds in front of Reynolds’ girlfriend and their 5-year-old daughter in East Garfield Park. Read full article: Man recently released from Cook County J...→

25th Employee Contracts COVID-19 at Cook County Circuit Court Clerk’s Office

25th Employee Contracts COVID-19 at Cook County Circuit Court Clerk’s Office

Another employee at the Cook County Circuit Court clerk’s office has tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the overall total to 25. Read full article: 25th Employee Contracts COVID-19 at Cook...→

Coronavirus budget crunch could leave $376M Indio jail unopened

Coronavirus budget crunch could leave $376M Indio jail unopened

As the county faces a $100 million budget shortfall, Sheriff Chad Bianco said the facility will likely ‘be on hold for a long time now’ Read full article: Coronavirus budget crunch could leave $3...→

Coronavirus: Orange County Reports 59 Additional Cases Bringing Total To 4,434

Coronavirus: Orange County Reports 59 Additional Cases Bringing Total To 4,434

Orange County health officials reported three additional coronavirus cases Monday, bringing the county's total to 4,434. Read full article: Coronavirus: Orange County Reports 59 Ad...→

Riverside County courts resuming family law services after coronavirus-related near-closure

Riverside County courts resuming family law services after coronavirus-related near-closure

The court on Monday resumed in-person hearings on permanent domestic violence restraining orders at three courthouses. Read full article: Riverside County courts resuming family ...→

More Cook County Forest Preserve Parking Lots to Close for Memorial Day Weekend

More Cook County Forest Preserve Parking Lots to Close for Memorial Day Weekend

Additional parking lots at popular Cook County forest preserves will be closed over Memorial Day weekend to prevent overcrowding and violations of Illinois’ st [...] Read full article: More Cook County Forest Preserve Parking...→

Renewed push for inmate release after coronavirus cases in DC jail climb 25-fold | WTOP

There’s a renewed push to release inmates from the D.C. jail as the number of coronavirus cases there balloons to 180. Read full article: Renewed push for inmate release after co...→

Moderna sees 'positive' Phase I data for potential coronavirus vaccine

Moderna sees 'positive' Phase I data for potential coronavirus vaccine

Biotech company Moderna announced on Monday that its COVID-19 vaccine produced antibodies in all 45 participants in a trial, a significant milestone in the fig [...] Read full article: Moderna sees 'positive' Phase I data for...→

29 New Coronavirus-Related Deaths, 694 New Cases Confirmed In Los Angeles County

29 New Coronavirus-Related Deaths, 694 New Cases Confirmed In Los Angeles County

Twenty-nine new coronavirus-related deaths and 694 new cases have been confirmed in Los Angeles County. Read full article: 29 New Coronavirus-Related Deaths, 694 N...→

Coronavirus: Death toll inches past 1,800 in Los Angeles County

Coronavirus: Death toll inches past 1,800 in Los Angeles County

A return to beaches and slight relaxing of health orders at retail stores arrived, but, sadly, so did more deaths. Read full article: Coronavirus: Death toll inches past 1,80...→

San Diego County Reports 174 New Coronavirus Cases But No Deaths - Times of San Diego

The San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported 174 new coronavirus cases Sunday but no additional deaths from the disease. Read full article: San Diego County Reports 174 New Coronav...→

Dallas County Adds 6 Deaths, 214 Coronavirus Cases

Dallas County Adds 6 Deaths, 214 Coronavirus Cases

Dallas County reported an additional six deaths and 214 cases of the coronavirus Saturday. The county ended the week with the lowest number of deaths — a total [...] Read full article: Dallas County Adds 6 Deaths, 214 Coronav...→

San Diego County Coronavirus Developments on Saturday, May 16 - Times of San Diego

Here is a list of major developments in the coronavirus pandemic facing San Diego County on Saturday, May 16. This list is updated throughout the day. Read full article: San Diego County Coronavirus Development...→

Ezike Says Testing Played Role as Cook County Surpasses Queens for Most Cases in US

Ezike Says Testing Played Role as Cook County Surpasses Queens for Most Cases in US

As Cook County’s total number of reported coronavirus cases nears 60,000, the county marked an unsettling new milestone. Data showed the northern Illinois coun [...] Read full article: Ezike Says Testing Played Role as Cook C...→

Marin County to ease coronavirus limits for more businesses

Marin County to ease coronavirus limits for more businesses

Retail stores and manufacturers will be allowed to reopen Monday guidelines set by the county. Read full article: Marin County to ease coronavirus limits ...→

Another coronavirus victim? Organ transplants decrease during pandemic

Another coronavirus victim? Organ transplants decrease during pandemic

The amount of people who are dying and becoming organ donors has dropped significantly as people stay home. Read full article: Another coronavirus victim? Organ transp...→

Walmart Opening More Coronavirus Testing Sites In Dallas County

Walmart Opening More Coronavirus Testing Sites In Dallas County

Walmart will be opening four more coronavirus drive-thru testing sites in Dallas County on Friday, according to officials. Read full article: Walmart Opening More Coronavirus Testing...→

Colorado sees first coronavirus outbreaks connected to childcare centers

Colorado sees first coronavirus outbreaks connected to childcare centers

Colorado health officials this week identified the first croronavirus outbreaks connected to childcare facilities in the state.  Read full article: Colorado sees first coronavirus outbreak...→

Coronavirus: County near Bay Area among 18 to get go-ahead on Phase 2 reopening

Coronavirus: County near Bay Area among 18 to get go-ahead on Phase 2 reopening

The first county near the Bay Area, San Benito, was among 18 to have met the state’s extensive guidelines to reopen dine-in restaurants, destination retail and [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: County near Bay Area among ...→

Coronavirus crisis sees Italy plan to grant 500,000 undocumented migrants work permits

Coronavirus crisis sees Italy plan to grant 500,000 undocumented migrants work permits

"The food on our table comes from these fields. Now we must hand over those rights which have been denied to those who work in them," official says. Read full article: Coronavirus crisis sees Italy plan to gr...→

DATA: Coronavirus Positivity Rates in Illinois, Updated Daily By County and State Region

DATA: Coronavirus Positivity Rates in Illinois, Updated Daily By County and State Region

A state’s “positivity rate” is the percentage of total coronavirus tests that are positive. The World Health Organization says the positivity rate should be 10 [...] Read full article: DATA: Coronavirus Positivity Rates in Il...→

Tarrant County Steps Up Testing of Workers at Prison With 622 Coronavirus Cases

Tarrant County Steps Up Testing of Workers at Prison With 622 Coronavirus Cases

The Tarrant County Health Department on Wednesday stepped up testing of employees at a federal prison in Fort Worth – weeks after cases there started spiraling [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Steps Up Testing of Worke...→

Cook County likely to waive late fees on property tax payments

Cook County likely to waive late fees on property tax payments

Cook County plans to waive late fees on property tax payments due in August and extend the deadline to pay the second installment of taxes to Oct. 1, officials [...] Read full article: Cook County likely to waive late fees on...→

Coronavirus Update: San Mateo County To Enter Phase 2 Reopening

Coronavirus Update: San Mateo County To Enter Phase 2 Reopening

San Mateo County is set to issue a revised coronavirus shelter-in-place order that would allow for more businesses to reopen next week. Read full article: Coronavirus Update: San Mateo County To ...→

Dallas County Records Fewer Coronavirus Deaths Compared To Last Week At This Time

Dallas County Records Fewer Coronavirus Deaths Compared To Last Week At This Time

Dallas County reported 243 additional positive cases of COVID-19 and five more coronavirus-related deaths on Wednesday. Read full article: Dallas County Records Fewer Coronavirus ...→

Cook County To Waive Late Fees For 2nd Installment Property Tax Bills For 2 Months

Cook County To Waive Late Fees For 2nd Installment Property Tax Bills For 2 Months

The waiver would means property owners would have until Oct. 1 to pay without facing a 1.5% interest penalty. Bills are normally due by Aug. 3.  Read full article: Cook County To Waive Late Fees For 2nd I...→

Coronavirus: Inmate tests positive at East Bay jail

Coronavirus: Inmate tests positive at East Bay jail

The inmate, whom officials did not identify, reported to jail officials at the Martinez Detention Facility that a family member had tested positive for the nov [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Inmate tests positive at Ea...→

Watch: Santa Clara County Public Health Department gives updates on coronavirus crisis, May 13

Watch: Santa Clara County Public Health Department gives updates on coronavirus crisis, May 13

— Healthy SCC (@HealthySCC) May 13, 2020... Santa Clara County public health officials give updates on the COVID-19 crisis. Today’s topic is COVID-19 informati [...] Read full article: Watch: Santa Clara County Public Health ...→

Coronavirus Update: Sonoma County Eases Some Restrictions On Parks, Coastal Areas

Coronavirus Update: Sonoma County Eases Some Restrictions On Parks, Coastal Areas

Sonoma County's health officer issued an amended order that went into effect Wednesday to ease restrictions on the use of county parks and coastal areas during [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Sonoma County Eases ...→