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Letter: Proud of Santa Clara County’s brave public health officials

Letter: Proud of Santa Clara County’s brave public health officials

Drs. Sara Cody and Jeff Smith had the knowledge and bravery to be the first in the country to act on pandemic. Read full article: Letter: Proud of Santa Clara County’s br...→

Letter: Proud of Santa Clara County’s brave public health officials

Letter: Proud of Santa Clara County’s brave public health officials

Drs. Sara Cody and Jeff Smith had the knowledge and bravery to be the first in the country to act on pandemic. Read full article: Letter: Proud of Santa Clara County’s br...→

Letter: Grateful to county medical officials for helping save lives

Letter: Grateful to county medical officials for helping save lives

The Bay Area owes a great debt of gratitude to our county medical officers, who had the expertise and foresight to issue the shelter-at-home order before any p [...] Read full article: Letter: Grateful to county medical offic...→

Reopening COVID-19 Roundup: Contra Costa Cases Getting Younger; Santa Clara Officials Seeing 'Worrisome' Uptick

Reopening COVID-19 Roundup: Contra Costa Cases Getting Younger; Santa Clara Officials Seeing 'Worrisome' Uptick

Santa Clara County Health Officials Monitor ‘Worrisome’ New COVID-19 Cases SANTA CLARA — As they have begun rolling back tough COVID-19 restrictions, Santa Cla [...] Read full article: Reopening COVID-19 Roundup: Contra Costa...→

Pinellas County mandates masks in indoor public spaces

Pinellas County mandates masks in indoor public spaces

On Tuesday, Pinellas County commissioners approved a new mandatory mask ordinance as COVID-19 continues to be a threat to the community. Read full article: Pinellas County mandates masks in indoor...→

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

Los Angeles County's top health official said Monday that she and others in similar roles have received death threats over safety measures to prevent the sprea [...] Read full article: LA County public health director reveals...→

LA County Public Health Officer Tells of Repeated Death Threats Amid Pandemic - Times of San Diego

Los Angeles County's top public health official said Monday her life has been threatened repeatedly but promised to continue to "follow the science." Read full article: LA County Public Health Officer Tells of...→

Santa Clara County’s health officer Sara Cody: From public hero to public enemy no. 1?

Santa Clara County’s health officer Sara Cody: From public hero to public enemy no. 1?

Dr. Cody says she understands the economic impact and the frustrations with the coronavirus lockdown, but “you can help someone who lost a business or a job. I [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County’s health officer Sara...→

Jefferson County public health officials declare systemic racism a public health crisis

Jefferson County public health officials declare systemic racism a public health crisis

Jefferson County public health officials on Tuesday declared systemic racism a public health crisis and passed a resolution that directs the local health agenc [...] Read full article: Jefferson County public health officials...→

Santa Clara County leaders to address Supreme Court's rejection of Trump's bid to end DACA program

Santa Clara County leaders to address Supreme Court's rejection of Trump's bid to end DACA program

Santa Clara County leaders are expected to hold a press conference Wednesday morning on the Supreme Court's rejection of Pres. Donald Trump's efforts to end th [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County leaders to address Su...→

Santa Clara to investigate ex-police captain charged in eBay cyberstalking case

Santa Clara to investigate ex-police captain charged in eBay cyberstalking case

Brian Gilbert’s role in alleged conspiracy was to “rescue” victims from the harassment, court documents say Read full article: Santa Clara to investigate ex-police cap...→

Community mourns fallen Santa Cruz County Sheriff Sgt. Damon Gutzwiller at memorial service

Community mourns fallen Santa Cruz County Sheriff Sgt. Damon Gutzwiller at memorial service

Hundreds gathered to mourn fallen Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Sgt. Damon Gutzwiller, who was shot and killed in the line of duty earlier this month. Read full article: Community mourns fallen Santa Cruz Count...→

Memorial Set for Santa Cruz County Deputy Killed in Line of Duty

Memorial Set for Santa Cruz County Deputy Killed in Line of Duty

A memorial service for a Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s deputy killed in the line of duty earlier this month is scheduled to take place Wednesday morning at Cabri [...] Read full article: Memorial Set for Santa Cruz County Deput...→

Deputy injured in Santa Cruz County ambush shooting released from hospital

Deputy injured in Santa Cruz County ambush shooting released from hospital

A Santa Cruz County sheriff’s deputy wounded in an “ambush” shooting that killed a sergeant in Ben Lomond earlier this month has been released from the hospita [...] Read full article: Deputy injured in Santa Cruz County ambu...→

Santa Clara County extends $0 bail schedule until September

Santa Clara County extends $0 bail schedule until September

Bail rules that have applied since April will continue as COVID-19 remains an “ever-present concern,” Presiding Judge Deborah A. Ryan said Wednesday. Read full article: Santa Clara County extends $0 bail sched...→

Reopening: Santa Clara Superior Court Extends Zero Bail Until September

Reopening: Santa Clara Superior Court Extends Zero Bail Until September

With new COVID-19 cases on the rise again, Santa Clara County court officials announced Wednesday they were extending the zero bail requirements for residents [...] Read full article: Reopening: Santa Clara Superior Court Ex...→

Reopening; Santa Clara County Health Officials Monitor 'Worrisome' New COVID-19 Cases

Reopening; Santa Clara County Health Officials Monitor 'Worrisome' New COVID-19 Cases

As they have begun rolling back tough COVID-19 restrictions, Santa Clara health officials say they are carefully monitoring a 'worrisome' number of new cases w [...] Read full article: Reopening; Santa Clara County Health Off...→

San Bernardino County declares racism a public health crisis

San Bernardino County declares racism a public health crisis

County supervisors also voted Tuesday, June 23, to create a panel to address the effects of racism in health care, law and justice and economic opportunity Read full article: San Bernardino County declares racism a ...→

FIU Researchers Make COVID-19 Data for Miami-Dade County Available to the Public

FIU Researchers Make COVID-19 Data for Miami-Dade County Available to the Public

When elected officials issue orders about things like mandatory face coverings, they say their decisions are data driven. But ever wonder what data is driving [...] Read full article: FIU Researchers Make COVID-19 Data for M...→

Santa Clara County temporarily extends $0 bail for low-level offenses, restarts jury trials

Santa Clara County temporarily extends $0 bail for low-level offenses, restarts jury trials

The move comes about a week after California justices rescinded the statewide bail schedule last week, giving lower courts discretion to continue it. Read full article: Santa Clara County temporarily extends $...→

Monroe County mandates use of face coverings in public spaces

KEY WEST, FLA. (WSVN) - The Monroe County Board of Commissioners has voted to make facial coverings mandatory in public spaces. The face coverings are... Read full article: Monroe County mandates use of face cover...→

County buildings to reopen to public, 1st wave of workers early next month

County buildings to reopen to public, 1st wave of workers early next month

Anyone who enters the buildings will be required to wear a mask or facial covering and undergo thermal wellness and health screenings, Cook County Board Presid [...] Read full article: County buildings to reopen to public, 1s...→

Prince George’s County Public Schools to begin summer meal program June 29 | WTOP

Maryland’s Prince George’s County Public Schools begins its annual Summer Food Service Program on Monday, June 29. Read full article: Prince George’s County Public Schools to...→

Pinellas County requiring masks on public buses

Pinellas County requiring masks on public buses

The bus system in Pinellas County is the first in the Tampa Bay area to require all drivers and passengers to wear protective masks. Read full article: Pinellas County requiring masks on publi...→

Santa Clara County officials call on sheriff to consider use-of-force reforms

Santa Clara County officials call on sheriff to consider use-of-force reforms

Potential changes include limiting the use of tear gas and rubber bullets and not hiring officers with a history of excessive force complaints. Read full article: Santa Clara County officials call on she...→

L.A. County Centers the Arts In Newly Ratified Public Policy  - LA Weekly

Promising robust and intentional investment in cultural infrastructure that supports artists and nonprofit cultural organizations, the policy recognizes in its [...] Read full article: L.A. County Centers the Arts In Newly Ra...→

Santa Clara County sees ‘worrisome’ uptick in coronavirus cases, hospitalizations with reopening

Santa Clara County sees ‘worrisome’ uptick in coronavirus cases, hospitalizations with reopening

The county is back on the state’s “watch” list and has traced recent outbreaks to construction and food service sites, Dr. Sara Cody said. Read full article: Santa Clara County sees ‘worrisome’ upti...→

Santa Clara County officials push to declare racism a public health crisis

Santa Clara County officials push to declare racism a public health crisis

Local civil rights leaders called the resolutions a positive first step but emphasized that the county must push beyond symbolic gestures to uproot systemic ra [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County officials push to dec...→

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

Dr. Barbara Ferrer, who has been holding briefings almost daily since March, said she holds the briefings herself in order to protect her team from similar thr [...] Read full article: LA County Public Health Director Confirm...→

SAP Center Among 3 Santa Clara County Pop-Up COVID-19 Testing Sites This Week

SAP Center Among 3 Santa Clara County Pop-Up COVID-19 Testing Sites This Week

The Santa Clara County Public Health Department is establishing three pop-up locations for free COVID-19 testing in Santa Clara and San Jose this week, includi [...] Read full article: SAP Center Among 3 Santa Clara County Po...→

Santa Clara County Plans To Treat Areas Where West Nile Virus Found

Santa Clara County Plans To Treat Areas Where West Nile Virus Found

Vector control officials in Santa Clara County on Friday confirmed that multiple mosquitoes collected from the 95054, 95051 and 95050 ZIP codes tested positive [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County Plans To Treat Areas ...→

As COVID Death, Hospitalization Rates Ease, LA County Urges Face Coverings While In Public

As COVID Death, Hospitalization Rates Ease, LA County Urges Face Coverings While In Public

Public health director Barbara Ferrer said while COVID-19 deaths and cases continue to rise, key indicators of spread - primarily death and hospitalization rat [...] Read full article: As COVID Death, Hospitalization Rates Ea...→

Superior Courts Extend Emergency Zero Bail In Alameda, Santa Clara Counties

Superior Courts Extend Emergency Zero Bail In Alameda, Santa Clara Counties

The Superior Courts of Alameda and Contra Costa counties have extended the emergency zero bail order which was scheduled to end on June 20 across the state. Read full article: Superior Courts Extend Emergency Zero Ba...→

Dallas County Declares Racism a Public Health Emergency

Dallas County Declares Racism a Public Health Emergency

Dallas County Commissioners have declared racism a public health emergency, the Dallas Morning News reports. Read full article: Dallas County Declares Racism a Public H...→

Texas county mandates coronavirus face masks in public, warns businesses could be fined for violations

Texas county mandates coronavirus face masks in public, warns businesses could be fined for violations

Officials in the San Antonio area ordered people to wear face masks in public when social distancing isn't practical amid a spike in COVID-19 hospitalizations [...] Read full article: Texas county mandates coronavirus face m...→

Six coronavirus pop-up testing sites open in Santa Clara County this week

Six coronavirus pop-up testing sites open in Santa Clara County this week

Testing locations in Cupertino, Los Altos, Palo Alto and San José offer nasal swabs without an appointment. Read full article: Six coronavirus pop-up testing sites ope...→

Letter: Santa Clara County facing civil penalties over use of taxes?

Letter: Santa Clara County facing civil penalties over use of taxes?

Santa Clara County was notified of the error in January, and the state wants $145 million to correct it. Read full article: Letter: Santa Clara County facing civil ...→

Broward County Public School Board discusses plans to reopen for 2020-21 school year

Broward County Public School Board discusses plans to reopen for 2020-21 school year

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. (WSVN) - The Broward County Public School Board is currently reviewing different options on reopening for the upcoming 2020-21 school yea [...] Read full article: Broward County Public School Board discu...→

Letter: Grateful to county medical officials for helping save lives

Letter: Grateful to county medical officials for helping save lives

The Bay Area owes a great debt of gratitude to our county medical officers, who had the expertise and foresight to issue the shelter-at-home order before any p [...] Read full article: Letter: Grateful to county medical offic...→

Santa Clara County officials call on sheriff to consider use-of-force reforms

Santa Clara County officials call on sheriff to consider use-of-force reforms

Potential changes include limiting the use of tear gas and rubber bullets and not hiring officers with a history of excessive force complaints. Read full article: Santa Clara County officials call on she...→

Reopening: Santa Clara Superior Court Extends Zero Bail Until September

Reopening: Santa Clara Superior Court Extends Zero Bail Until September

With new COVID-19 cases on the rise again, Santa Clara County court officials announced Wednesday they were extending the zero bail requirements for residents [...] Read full article: Reopening: Santa Clara Superior Court Ex...→

Reopening COVID-19 Roundup: Contra Costa Cases Getting Younger; Santa Clara Officials Seeing 'Worrisome' Uptick

Reopening COVID-19 Roundup: Contra Costa Cases Getting Younger; Santa Clara Officials Seeing 'Worrisome' Uptick

Santa Clara County Health Officials Monitor ‘Worrisome’ New COVID-19 Cases SANTA CLARA — As they have begun rolling back tough COVID-19 restrictions, Santa Cla [...] Read full article: Reopening COVID-19 Roundup: Contra Costa...→

Santa Clara County sees ‘worrisome’ uptick in coronavirus cases, hospitalizations with reopening

Santa Clara County sees ‘worrisome’ uptick in coronavirus cases, hospitalizations with reopening

The county is back on the state’s “watch” list and has traced recent outbreaks to construction and food service sites, Dr. Sara Cody said. Read full article: Santa Clara County sees ‘worrisome’ upti...→

San Bernardino County declares racism a public health crisis

San Bernardino County declares racism a public health crisis

County supervisors also voted Tuesday, June 23, to create a panel to address the effects of racism in health care, law and justice and economic opportunity Read full article: San Bernardino County declares racism a ...→

Santa Clara County officials push to declare racism a public health crisis

Santa Clara County officials push to declare racism a public health crisis

Local civil rights leaders called the resolutions a positive first step but emphasized that the county must push beyond symbolic gestures to uproot systemic ra [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County officials push to dec...→

LA County Public Health Officer Tells of Repeated Death Threats Amid Pandemic - Times of San Diego

Los Angeles County's top public health official said Monday her life has been threatened repeatedly but promised to continue to "follow the science." Read full article: LA County Public Health Officer Tells of...→

SAP Center Among 3 Santa Clara County Pop-Up COVID-19 Testing Sites This Week

SAP Center Among 3 Santa Clara County Pop-Up COVID-19 Testing Sites This Week

The Santa Clara County Public Health Department is establishing three pop-up locations for free COVID-19 testing in Santa Clara and San Jose this week, includi [...] Read full article: SAP Center Among 3 Santa Clara County Po...→

Santa Clara County’s health officer Sara Cody: From public hero to public enemy no. 1?

Santa Clara County’s health officer Sara Cody: From public hero to public enemy no. 1?

Dr. Cody says she understands the economic impact and the frustrations with the coronavirus lockdown, but “you can help someone who lost a business or a job. I [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County’s health officer Sara...→

As COVID Death, Hospitalization Rates Ease, LA County Urges Face Coverings While In Public

As COVID Death, Hospitalization Rates Ease, LA County Urges Face Coverings While In Public

Public health director Barbara Ferrer said while COVID-19 deaths and cases continue to rise, key indicators of spread - primarily death and hospitalization rat [...] Read full article: As COVID Death, Hospitalization Rates Ea...→

Santa Clara County temporarily extends $0 bail for low-level offenses, restarts jury trials

Santa Clara County temporarily extends $0 bail for low-level offenses, restarts jury trials

The move comes about a week after California justices rescinded the statewide bail schedule last week, giving lower courts discretion to continue it. Read full article: Santa Clara County temporarily extends $...→

Santa Clara County leaders to address Supreme Court's rejection of Trump's bid to end DACA program

Santa Clara County leaders to address Supreme Court's rejection of Trump's bid to end DACA program

Santa Clara County leaders are expected to hold a press conference Wednesday morning on the Supreme Court's rejection of Pres. Donald Trump's efforts to end th [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County leaders to address Su...→

Dallas County Declares Racism a Public Health Emergency

Dallas County Declares Racism a Public Health Emergency

Dallas County Commissioners have declared racism a public health emergency, the Dallas Morning News reports. Read full article: Dallas County Declares Racism a Public H...→

County buildings to reopen to public, 1st wave of workers early next month

County buildings to reopen to public, 1st wave of workers early next month

Anyone who enters the buildings will be required to wear a mask or facial covering and undergo thermal wellness and health screenings, Cook County Board Presid [...] Read full article: County buildings to reopen to public, 1s...→

Community mourns fallen Santa Cruz County Sheriff Sgt. Damon Gutzwiller at memorial service

Community mourns fallen Santa Cruz County Sheriff Sgt. Damon Gutzwiller at memorial service

Hundreds gathered to mourn fallen Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Sgt. Damon Gutzwiller, who was shot and killed in the line of duty earlier this month. Read full article: Community mourns fallen Santa Cruz Count...→

Six coronavirus pop-up testing sites open in Santa Clara County this week

Six coronavirus pop-up testing sites open in Santa Clara County this week

Testing locations in Cupertino, Los Altos, Palo Alto and San José offer nasal swabs without an appointment. Read full article: Six coronavirus pop-up testing sites ope...→

Prince George’s County Public Schools to begin summer meal program June 29 | WTOP

Maryland’s Prince George’s County Public Schools begins its annual Summer Food Service Program on Monday, June 29. Read full article: Prince George’s County Public Schools to...→

Broward County Public School Board discusses plans to reopen for 2020-21 school year

Broward County Public School Board discusses plans to reopen for 2020-21 school year

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. (WSVN) - The Broward County Public School Board is currently reviewing different options on reopening for the upcoming 2020-21 school yea [...] Read full article: Broward County Public School Board discu...→

Santa Clara County extends $0 bail schedule until September

Santa Clara County extends $0 bail schedule until September

Bail rules that have applied since April will continue as COVID-19 remains an “ever-present concern,” Presiding Judge Deborah A. Ryan said Wednesday. Read full article: Santa Clara County extends $0 bail sched...→

L.A. County Centers the Arts In Newly Ratified Public Policy  - LA Weekly

Promising robust and intentional investment in cultural infrastructure that supports artists and nonprofit cultural organizations, the policy recognizes in its [...] Read full article: L.A. County Centers the Arts In Newly Ra...→

Reopening; Santa Clara County Health Officials Monitor 'Worrisome' New COVID-19 Cases

Reopening; Santa Clara County Health Officials Monitor 'Worrisome' New COVID-19 Cases

As they have begun rolling back tough COVID-19 restrictions, Santa Clara health officials say they are carefully monitoring a 'worrisome' number of new cases w [...] Read full article: Reopening; Santa Clara County Health Off...→

Pinellas County mandates masks in indoor public spaces

Pinellas County mandates masks in indoor public spaces

On Tuesday, Pinellas County commissioners approved a new mandatory mask ordinance as COVID-19 continues to be a threat to the community. Read full article: Pinellas County mandates masks in indoor...→

FIU Researchers Make COVID-19 Data for Miami-Dade County Available to the Public

FIU Researchers Make COVID-19 Data for Miami-Dade County Available to the Public

When elected officials issue orders about things like mandatory face coverings, they say their decisions are data driven. But ever wonder what data is driving [...] Read full article: FIU Researchers Make COVID-19 Data for M...→

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

Los Angeles County's top health official said Monday that she and others in similar roles have received death threats over safety measures to prevent the sprea [...] Read full article: LA County public health director reveals...→

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

Dr. Barbara Ferrer, who has been holding briefings almost daily since March, said she holds the briefings herself in order to protect her team from similar thr [...] Read full article: LA County Public Health Director Confirm...→

Santa Clara County Plans To Treat Areas Where West Nile Virus Found

Santa Clara County Plans To Treat Areas Where West Nile Virus Found

Vector control officials in Santa Clara County on Friday confirmed that multiple mosquitoes collected from the 95054, 95051 and 95050 ZIP codes tested positive [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County Plans To Treat Areas ...→

Jefferson County public health officials declare systemic racism a public health crisis

Jefferson County public health officials declare systemic racism a public health crisis

Jefferson County public health officials on Tuesday declared systemic racism a public health crisis and passed a resolution that directs the local health agenc [...] Read full article: Jefferson County public health officials...→

Superior Courts Extend Emergency Zero Bail In Alameda, Santa Clara Counties

Superior Courts Extend Emergency Zero Bail In Alameda, Santa Clara Counties

The Superior Courts of Alameda and Contra Costa counties have extended the emergency zero bail order which was scheduled to end on June 20 across the state. Read full article: Superior Courts Extend Emergency Zero Ba...→

Monroe County mandates use of face coverings in public spaces

KEY WEST, FLA. (WSVN) - The Monroe County Board of Commissioners has voted to make facial coverings mandatory in public spaces. The face coverings are... Read full article: Monroe County mandates use of face cover...→

Santa Clara to investigate ex-police captain charged in eBay cyberstalking case

Santa Clara to investigate ex-police captain charged in eBay cyberstalking case

Brian Gilbert’s role in alleged conspiracy was to “rescue” victims from the harassment, court documents say Read full article: Santa Clara to investigate ex-police cap...→

Texas county mandates coronavirus face masks in public, warns businesses could be fined for violations

Texas county mandates coronavirus face masks in public, warns businesses could be fined for violations

Officials in the San Antonio area ordered people to wear face masks in public when social distancing isn't practical amid a spike in COVID-19 hospitalizations [...] Read full article: Texas county mandates coronavirus face m...→

Memorial Set for Santa Cruz County Deputy Killed in Line of Duty

Memorial Set for Santa Cruz County Deputy Killed in Line of Duty

A memorial service for a Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s deputy killed in the line of duty earlier this month is scheduled to take place Wednesday morning at Cabri [...] Read full article: Memorial Set for Santa Cruz County Deput...→

Letter: Santa Clara County facing civil penalties over use of taxes?

Letter: Santa Clara County facing civil penalties over use of taxes?

Santa Clara County was notified of the error in January, and the state wants $145 million to correct it. Read full article: Letter: Santa Clara County facing civil ...→

Pinellas County requiring masks on public buses

Pinellas County requiring masks on public buses

The bus system in Pinellas County is the first in the Tampa Bay area to require all drivers and passengers to wear protective masks. Read full article: Pinellas County requiring masks on publi...→

Deputy injured in Santa Cruz County ambush shooting released from hospital

Deputy injured in Santa Cruz County ambush shooting released from hospital

A Santa Cruz County sheriff’s deputy wounded in an “ambush” shooting that killed a sergeant in Ben Lomond earlier this month has been released from the hospita [...] Read full article: Deputy injured in Santa Cruz County ambu...→

Letter: Grateful to county medical officials for helping save lives

Letter: Grateful to county medical officials for helping save lives

The Bay Area owes a great debt of gratitude to our county medical officers, who had the expertise and foresight to issue the shelter-at-home order before any p [...] Read full article: Letter: Grateful to county medical offic...→

Santa Clara County extends $0 bail schedule until September

Santa Clara County extends $0 bail schedule until September

Bail rules that have applied since April will continue as COVID-19 remains an “ever-present concern,” Presiding Judge Deborah A. Ryan said Wednesday. Read full article: Santa Clara County extends $0 bail sched...→

Santa Clara County officials call on sheriff to consider use-of-force reforms

Santa Clara County officials call on sheriff to consider use-of-force reforms

Potential changes include limiting the use of tear gas and rubber bullets and not hiring officers with a history of excessive force complaints. Read full article: Santa Clara County officials call on she...→

Reopening: Santa Clara Superior Court Extends Zero Bail Until September

Reopening: Santa Clara Superior Court Extends Zero Bail Until September

With new COVID-19 cases on the rise again, Santa Clara County court officials announced Wednesday they were extending the zero bail requirements for residents [...] Read full article: Reopening: Santa Clara Superior Court Ex...→

L.A. County Centers the Arts In Newly Ratified Public Policy  - LA Weekly

Promising robust and intentional investment in cultural infrastructure that supports artists and nonprofit cultural organizations, the policy recognizes in its [...] Read full article: L.A. County Centers the Arts In Newly Ra...→

Reopening COVID-19 Roundup: Contra Costa Cases Getting Younger; Santa Clara Officials Seeing 'Worrisome' Uptick

Reopening COVID-19 Roundup: Contra Costa Cases Getting Younger; Santa Clara Officials Seeing 'Worrisome' Uptick

Santa Clara County Health Officials Monitor ‘Worrisome’ New COVID-19 Cases SANTA CLARA — As they have begun rolling back tough COVID-19 restrictions, Santa Cla [...] Read full article: Reopening COVID-19 Roundup: Contra Costa...→

Reopening; Santa Clara County Health Officials Monitor 'Worrisome' New COVID-19 Cases

Reopening; Santa Clara County Health Officials Monitor 'Worrisome' New COVID-19 Cases

As they have begun rolling back tough COVID-19 restrictions, Santa Clara health officials say they are carefully monitoring a 'worrisome' number of new cases w [...] Read full article: Reopening; Santa Clara County Health Off...→

Santa Clara County sees ‘worrisome’ uptick in coronavirus cases, hospitalizations with reopening

Santa Clara County sees ‘worrisome’ uptick in coronavirus cases, hospitalizations with reopening

The county is back on the state’s “watch” list and has traced recent outbreaks to construction and food service sites, Dr. Sara Cody said. Read full article: Santa Clara County sees ‘worrisome’ upti...→

Pinellas County mandates masks in indoor public spaces

Pinellas County mandates masks in indoor public spaces

On Tuesday, Pinellas County commissioners approved a new mandatory mask ordinance as COVID-19 continues to be a threat to the community. Read full article: Pinellas County mandates masks in indoor...→

San Bernardino County declares racism a public health crisis

San Bernardino County declares racism a public health crisis

County supervisors also voted Tuesday, June 23, to create a panel to address the effects of racism in health care, law and justice and economic opportunity Read full article: San Bernardino County declares racism a ...→

FIU Researchers Make COVID-19 Data for Miami-Dade County Available to the Public

FIU Researchers Make COVID-19 Data for Miami-Dade County Available to the Public

When elected officials issue orders about things like mandatory face coverings, they say their decisions are data driven. But ever wonder what data is driving [...] Read full article: FIU Researchers Make COVID-19 Data for M...→

Santa Clara County officials push to declare racism a public health crisis

Santa Clara County officials push to declare racism a public health crisis

Local civil rights leaders called the resolutions a positive first step but emphasized that the county must push beyond symbolic gestures to uproot systemic ra [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County officials push to dec...→

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

Los Angeles County's top health official said Monday that she and others in similar roles have received death threats over safety measures to prevent the sprea [...] Read full article: LA County public health director reveals...→

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

Dr. Barbara Ferrer, who has been holding briefings almost daily since March, said she holds the briefings herself in order to protect her team from similar thr [...] Read full article: LA County Public Health Director Confirm...→

LA County Public Health Officer Tells of Repeated Death Threats Amid Pandemic - Times of San Diego

Los Angeles County's top public health official said Monday her life has been threatened repeatedly but promised to continue to "follow the science." Read full article: LA County Public Health Officer Tells of...→

SAP Center Among 3 Santa Clara County Pop-Up COVID-19 Testing Sites This Week

SAP Center Among 3 Santa Clara County Pop-Up COVID-19 Testing Sites This Week

The Santa Clara County Public Health Department is establishing three pop-up locations for free COVID-19 testing in Santa Clara and San Jose this week, includi [...] Read full article: SAP Center Among 3 Santa Clara County Po...→

Santa Clara County Plans To Treat Areas Where West Nile Virus Found

Santa Clara County Plans To Treat Areas Where West Nile Virus Found

Vector control officials in Santa Clara County on Friday confirmed that multiple mosquitoes collected from the 95054, 95051 and 95050 ZIP codes tested positive [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County Plans To Treat Areas ...→

Santa Clara County’s health officer Sara Cody: From public hero to public enemy no. 1?

Santa Clara County’s health officer Sara Cody: From public hero to public enemy no. 1?

Dr. Cody says she understands the economic impact and the frustrations with the coronavirus lockdown, but “you can help someone who lost a business or a job. I [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County’s health officer Sara...→

As COVID Death, Hospitalization Rates Ease, LA County Urges Face Coverings While In Public

As COVID Death, Hospitalization Rates Ease, LA County Urges Face Coverings While In Public

Public health director Barbara Ferrer said while COVID-19 deaths and cases continue to rise, key indicators of spread - primarily death and hospitalization rat [...] Read full article: As COVID Death, Hospitalization Rates Ea...→

Jefferson County public health officials declare systemic racism a public health crisis

Jefferson County public health officials declare systemic racism a public health crisis

Jefferson County public health officials on Tuesday declared systemic racism a public health crisis and passed a resolution that directs the local health agenc [...] Read full article: Jefferson County public health officials...→

Santa Clara County temporarily extends $0 bail for low-level offenses, restarts jury trials

Santa Clara County temporarily extends $0 bail for low-level offenses, restarts jury trials

The move comes about a week after California justices rescinded the statewide bail schedule last week, giving lower courts discretion to continue it. Read full article: Santa Clara County temporarily extends $...→

Superior Courts Extend Emergency Zero Bail In Alameda, Santa Clara Counties

Superior Courts Extend Emergency Zero Bail In Alameda, Santa Clara Counties

The Superior Courts of Alameda and Contra Costa counties have extended the emergency zero bail order which was scheduled to end on June 20 across the state. Read full article: Superior Courts Extend Emergency Zero Ba...→

Santa Clara County leaders to address Supreme Court's rejection of Trump's bid to end DACA program

Santa Clara County leaders to address Supreme Court's rejection of Trump's bid to end DACA program

Santa Clara County leaders are expected to hold a press conference Wednesday morning on the Supreme Court's rejection of Pres. Donald Trump's efforts to end th [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County leaders to address Su...→

Monroe County mandates use of face coverings in public spaces

KEY WEST, FLA. (WSVN) - The Monroe County Board of Commissioners has voted to make facial coverings mandatory in public spaces. The face coverings are... Read full article: Monroe County mandates use of face cover...→

Dallas County Declares Racism a Public Health Emergency

Dallas County Declares Racism a Public Health Emergency

Dallas County Commissioners have declared racism a public health emergency, the Dallas Morning News reports. Read full article: Dallas County Declares Racism a Public H...→

Santa Clara to investigate ex-police captain charged in eBay cyberstalking case

Santa Clara to investigate ex-police captain charged in eBay cyberstalking case

Brian Gilbert’s role in alleged conspiracy was to “rescue” victims from the harassment, court documents say Read full article: Santa Clara to investigate ex-police cap...→

County buildings to reopen to public, 1st wave of workers early next month

County buildings to reopen to public, 1st wave of workers early next month

Anyone who enters the buildings will be required to wear a mask or facial covering and undergo thermal wellness and health screenings, Cook County Board Presid [...] Read full article: County buildings to reopen to public, 1s...→

Texas county mandates coronavirus face masks in public, warns businesses could be fined for violations

Texas county mandates coronavirus face masks in public, warns businesses could be fined for violations

Officials in the San Antonio area ordered people to wear face masks in public when social distancing isn't practical amid a spike in COVID-19 hospitalizations [...] Read full article: Texas county mandates coronavirus face m...→

Community mourns fallen Santa Cruz County Sheriff Sgt. Damon Gutzwiller at memorial service

Community mourns fallen Santa Cruz County Sheriff Sgt. Damon Gutzwiller at memorial service

Hundreds gathered to mourn fallen Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Sgt. Damon Gutzwiller, who was shot and killed in the line of duty earlier this month. Read full article: Community mourns fallen Santa Cruz Count...→

Six coronavirus pop-up testing sites open in Santa Clara County this week

Six coronavirus pop-up testing sites open in Santa Clara County this week

Testing locations in Cupertino, Los Altos, Palo Alto and San José offer nasal swabs without an appointment. Read full article: Six coronavirus pop-up testing sites ope...→

Memorial Set for Santa Cruz County Deputy Killed in Line of Duty

Memorial Set for Santa Cruz County Deputy Killed in Line of Duty

A memorial service for a Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s deputy killed in the line of duty earlier this month is scheduled to take place Wednesday morning at Cabri [...] Read full article: Memorial Set for Santa Cruz County Deput...→

Prince George’s County Public Schools to begin summer meal program June 29 | WTOP

Maryland’s Prince George’s County Public Schools begins its annual Summer Food Service Program on Monday, June 29. Read full article: Prince George’s County Public Schools to...→

Letter: Santa Clara County facing civil penalties over use of taxes?

Letter: Santa Clara County facing civil penalties over use of taxes?

Santa Clara County was notified of the error in January, and the state wants $145 million to correct it. Read full article: Letter: Santa Clara County facing civil ...→

Pinellas County requiring masks on public buses

Pinellas County requiring masks on public buses

The bus system in Pinellas County is the first in the Tampa Bay area to require all drivers and passengers to wear protective masks. Read full article: Pinellas County requiring masks on publi...→

Broward County Public School Board discusses plans to reopen for 2020-21 school year

Broward County Public School Board discusses plans to reopen for 2020-21 school year

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. (WSVN) - The Broward County Public School Board is currently reviewing different options on reopening for the upcoming 2020-21 school yea [...] Read full article: Broward County Public School Board discu...→

Deputy injured in Santa Cruz County ambush shooting released from hospital

Deputy injured in Santa Cruz County ambush shooting released from hospital

A Santa Cruz County sheriff’s deputy wounded in an “ambush” shooting that killed a sergeant in Ben Lomond earlier this month has been released from the hospita [...] Read full article: Deputy injured in Santa Cruz County ambu...→