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San Bernardino County to consider declaring racism a public health crisis

San Bernardino County to consider declaring racism a public health crisis

A week after the death of George Floyd prompted national unrest, faith leaders and others implored San Bernardino County leaders to consider the traumatic effe [...] Read full article: San Bernardino County to consider declar...→

San Bernardino County to consider declaring racism a public health crisis

San Bernardino County to consider declaring racism a public health crisis

A week after the death of George Floyd prompted national unrest, faith leaders and others implored San Bernardino County leaders to consider the traumatic effe [...] Read full article: San Bernardino County to consider declar...→

San Diego Airport Preps for Resuming Air Travel with New Health Precautions - Times of San Diego

As travel slowly picks up from the pandemic, San Diego International Airport is being outfitted to handle the increase without compromising public health. Read full article: San Diego Airport Preps for Resuming Air...→

Deputies Shoot, Injure Man Who Allegedly Pulled Gun After Pursuit Ends In San Bernardino

Deputies Shoot, Injure Man Who Allegedly Pulled Gun After Pursuit Ends In San Bernardino

After the pursuit ended, the man allegedly got out of the vehicle, turned toward the deputies and pointed a handgun in their direction, after which deputies sh [...] Read full article: Deputies Shoot, Injure Man Who Allegedly...→

How anti-vaxxers are set to endanger public health again

How anti-vaxxers are set to endanger public health again

We’re merely halfway into the year, and yet 2020 has challenged us with a global plague, months of lockdown, economic devastation, the most dire unemployment s [...] Read full article: How anti-vaxxers are set to endanger pub...→

San Francisco Unified School District Votes To Eliminate Police From City's Public Schools

San Francisco Unified School District Votes To Eliminate Police From City's Public Schools

Amid a national movement to eliminate law enforcement from schools, the San Francisco Unified School District Board of Education on Tuesday night voted unanimo [...] Read full article: San Francisco Unified School District Vo...→

San Diego Museum of Art Reopening to Public After 4-Month Pandemic Shutdown - Times of San Diego

San Diego Museum of Art Reopening to Public After 4-Month Pandemic Shutdown - Times of San Diego

The San Diego Museum of Art will reopen its doors to the general public on July 9 following a nearly four-month closure due to the global pandemic. Read full article: San Diego Museum of Art Reopening to Pub...→

Pause in cancer treatments during COVID may cause other public health crisis

Pause in cancer treatments during COVID may cause other public health crisis

Yet another unfortunate outcome of the COVID-19 pandemic: More people with cancer are going undiagnosed and untreated. Read full article: Pause in cancer treatments during COVID ...→

Riverside County Reports Additional Coronavirus Deaths; San Bernardino, Ventura Report New Cases

Riverside County Reports Additional Coronavirus Deaths; San Bernardino, Ventura Report New Cases

As of Tuesday evening, 193,954 Riverside County residents had been tested, 111,590 San Bernardino County residents had been tested and 50,782 Ventura County re [...] Read full article: Riverside County Reports Additional Coro...→

Unchartered Territory: San Diego County Charter Schools Take $15.8 Million in Federal Small Business Loans

Unchartered Territory: San Diego County Charter Schools Take $15.8 Million in Federal Small Business Loans

Publicly funded charter schools in San Diego County have received more than $15.8 million through the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP,) a federal government f [...] Read full article: Unchartered Territory: San Diego County ...→

Public health workers fighting the coronavirus are facing growing threats from e [...]

Public health workers fighting the coronavirus are facing growing threats from elected officials and members of the public who are frustrated with the lockdown [...] Read full article: Public health workers fighting the coron...→

Public Health Officials Resign Amid Threats During Pandemic

Public Health Officials Resign Amid Threats During Pandemic

Across the US, many people have taken issue with guidance from health officials -- as the act of wearing a mask to protect others during a pandemic has become [...] Read full article: Public Health Officials Resign Amid Thre...→

Fontana becomes 3rd San Bernardino County city with 1K coronavirus cases

Fontana becomes 3rd San Bernardino County city with 1K coronavirus cases

Countywide, cases grew by 205 compared to Sunday, June 21, to 9,361. COVID-19 deaths rose by one to 234. Read full article: Fontana becomes 3rd San Bernardino Count...→

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...→

Supervisors Approve County Housing Authority Budget - Times of San Diego

A $178 million budget for San Diego County's Housing Authority for the 2020-21 fiscal year was unanimously approved Wednesday by the Board of Supervisors. Read full article: Supervisors Approve County Housing Autho...→

San Bernardino County reports 397 new coronavirus cases, 11 more deaths

San Bernardino County reports 397 new coronavirus cases, 11 more deaths

Through Wednesday, June 24, 245 people have died in the county and 10,407 tested positive; officials say a backlog of cases is behind recent increases Read full article: San Bernardino County reports 397 new co...→

WB 210 Freeway closed in San Bernardino after pursuit ends crash, police shooting

WB 210 Freeway closed in San Bernardino after pursuit ends crash, police shooting

The westbound 210 Freeway was shut down in San Bernardino Wednesday afternoon after deputies shot a pursuit suspect on in interstate earlier in the day. Westbo [...] Read full article: WB 210 Freeway closed in San Bernardino ...→

School board approves eliminating San Francisco police officers at public schools

School board approves eliminating San Francisco police officers at public schools

Amid a national movement to eliminate law enforcement from schools, the San Francisco Unified School District Board of Education on Tuesday night voted unanimo [...] Read full article: School board approves eliminating San Fr...→

As COVID-19 cases surge, Austin Public Health says contact tracing isn’t doing much

As COVID-19 cases surge, Austin Public Health says contact tracing isn’t doing much

Austin Public Health is reporting alarming numbers paired with alarming news that contact tracing efforts may not be very effective in slowing the spread local [...] Read full article: As COVID-19 cases surge, Austin Public H...→

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...→

After 2-Day Spike, New San Diego County Coronavirus Cases Return to 3% Range - Times of San Diego

After a two-day spike in new coronavirus cases locally, the percentage of positive tests fell back Tuesday into the recent average range of 3%. Read full article: After 2-Day Spike, New San Diego County ...→

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 coronavirus cases set one-day record, pass 10,000

San Bernardino County coronavirus cases set one-day record, pass 10,000

An additional 649 cases were reported Tuesday, June 23, the county’s highest jump over one day seen so far Read full article: San Bernardino County coronavirus cases ...→

San Bernardino plans to use savings to rescue ailing budget

San Bernardino plans to use savings to rescue ailing budget

City officials want to withdraw $2.9 million from reserves to balance the books this upcoming fiscal year. Read full article: San Bernardino plans to use savings to r...→

San Diego City, County Leaders to Discuss Possible Reforms of Local Law Enforcement

San Diego City, County Leaders to Discuss Possible Reforms of Local Law Enforcement

Elected leaders at both the San Diego city and county levels will discuss on Tuesday the possibility of a reform of local law enforcement. Read full article: San Diego City, County Leaders to Discus...→

San Diego County Health Officials Report Case Spike for Second Straight Day

San Diego County Health Officials Report Case Spike for Second Straight Day

The COVID-19 case total in San Diego County now sits just under 11,100 cases as the county has recorded two straight days of over 300 new positive tests. Read full article: San Diego County Health Officials Report...→

Lawsuit: San Bernardino County CFS did not tell adoptive parents about boy’s history of violence, sexual abuse

Lawsuit: San Bernardino County CFS did not tell adoptive parents about boy’s history of violence, sexual abuse

A federal lawsuit filed Tuesday by the adoptive parents of two boys alleges the San Bernardino County’s Department of Children and Family Services failed to di [...] Read full article: Lawsuit: San Bernardino County CFS did n...→

San Diego County Investigating COVID-19 Cases Possibly Linked to Casinos

San Diego County Investigating COVID-19 Cases Possibly Linked to Casinos

San Diego County Public Health officials said Wednesday they are working with tribal lands to investigate positive COVID-19 cases that may be connected to seve [...] Read full article: San Diego County Investigating COVID-19 ...→

Watch Live: San Diego County officials to hold COVID-19 news briefing

Watch Live: San Diego County officials to hold COVID-19 news briefing

County officials will update the public Wednesday on the county’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic as health care experts continue to warn about the potential [...] Read full article: Watch Live: San Diego County officials t...→

San Bernardino police seize more than 3,000 pounds of illegal fireworks, make 21 arrests in 1 night

San Bernardino police seize more than 3,000 pounds of illegal fireworks, make 21 arrests in 1 night

San Bernardino police were out in force Wednesday, seizing more than 3,000 pounds of illegal fireworks and making nearly two dozen arrests, in response to rece [...] Read full article: San Bernardino police seize more than 3,...→

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...→

County Supervisors Approve Racial Justice, Law Enforcement Policy Package - Times of San Diego

The three-pronged "Racial Justice and Law Enforcement Realignment Policy Package" was approved by the San Diego County Board of Supervisors Tuesday  after cons [...] Read full article: County Supervisors Approve Racial Justic...→

County Supervisors Seek Quicker Reopening for Weddings, Other Gatherings - Times of San Diego

The San Diego County Board of Supervisors voted 4-1 to request guidance from the state on allowing resumption of several types of gatherings.. Read full article: County Supervisors Seek Quicker Reopenin...→

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 ...→

Fraser and Smith: Public health professionals fight for everyone’s life – they deserve a break, too

Fraser and Smith: Public health professionals fight for everyone’s life – they deserve a break, too

Public health professionals at every level want one thing for their communities: life free from this novel coronavirus.  Read full article: Fraser and Smith: Public health professi...→

Public Health Workers Fighting Virus Face Growing Threats

Four New York regions meet the criteria to begin reopening on Friday. New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy signed an executive order allowing nonessential construction, [...] Read full article: Public Health Workers Fighting Virus Fac...→

LA County Health Officials Say Community Transmission Increasing As 2,500 New COVID-19 Cases Reported

LA County Health Officials Say Community Transmission Increasing As 2,500 New COVID-19 Cases Reported

County public health Director Dr. Barbara Ferrer announced 2,571 newly confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 18 additional virus-related deaths, bringing countywide [...] Read full article: LA County Health Officials Say Community...→

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...→

San Diego Airport Preps for Resuming Air Travel with New Health Precautions - Times of San Diego

As travel slowly picks up from the pandemic, San Diego International Airport is being outfitted to handle the increase without compromising public health. Read full article: San Diego Airport Preps for Resuming Air...→

San Diego County Investigating COVID-19 Cases Possibly Linked to Casinos

San Diego County Investigating COVID-19 Cases Possibly Linked to Casinos

San Diego County Public Health officials said Wednesday they are working with tribal lands to investigate positive COVID-19 cases that may be connected to seve [...] Read full article: San Diego County Investigating COVID-19 ...→

San Bernardino County reports 397 new coronavirus cases, 11 more deaths

San Bernardino County reports 397 new coronavirus cases, 11 more deaths

Through Wednesday, June 24, 245 people have died in the county and 10,407 tested positive; officials say a backlog of cases is behind recent increases Read full article: San Bernardino County reports 397 new co...→

How anti-vaxxers are set to endanger public health again

How anti-vaxxers are set to endanger public health again

We’re merely halfway into the year, and yet 2020 has challenged us with a global plague, months of lockdown, economic devastation, the most dire unemployment s [...] Read full article: How anti-vaxxers are set to endanger pub...→

Watch Live: San Diego County officials to hold COVID-19 news briefing

Watch Live: San Diego County officials to hold COVID-19 news briefing

County officials will update the public Wednesday on the county’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic as health care experts continue to warn about the potential [...] Read full article: Watch Live: San Diego County officials t...→

School board approves eliminating San Francisco police officers at public schools

School board approves eliminating San Francisco police officers at public schools

Amid a national movement to eliminate law enforcement from schools, the San Francisco Unified School District Board of Education on Tuesday night voted unanimo [...] Read full article: School board approves eliminating San Fr...→

San Bernardino police seize more than 3,000 pounds of illegal fireworks, make 21 arrests in 1 night

San Bernardino police seize more than 3,000 pounds of illegal fireworks, make 21 arrests in 1 night

San Bernardino police were out in force Wednesday, seizing more than 3,000 pounds of illegal fireworks and making nearly two dozen arrests, in response to rece [...] Read full article: San Bernardino police seize more than 3,...→

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...→

Pause in cancer treatments during COVID may cause other public health crisis

Pause in cancer treatments during COVID may cause other public health crisis

Yet another unfortunate outcome of the COVID-19 pandemic: More people with cancer are going undiagnosed and untreated. Read full article: Pause in cancer treatments during COVID ...→

County Supervisors Approve Racial Justice, Law Enforcement Policy Package - Times of San Diego

The three-pronged "Racial Justice and Law Enforcement Realignment Policy Package" was approved by the San Diego County Board of Supervisors Tuesday  after cons [...] Read full article: County Supervisors Approve Racial Justic...→

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...→

Unchartered Territory: San Diego County Charter Schools Take $15.8 Million in Federal Small Business Loans

Unchartered Territory: San Diego County Charter Schools Take $15.8 Million in Federal Small Business Loans

Publicly funded charter schools in San Diego County have received more than $15.8 million through the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP,) a federal government f [...] Read full article: Unchartered Territory: San Diego County ...→

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 ...→

San Bernardino plans to use savings to rescue ailing budget

San Bernardino plans to use savings to rescue ailing budget

City officials want to withdraw $2.9 million from reserves to balance the books this upcoming fiscal year. Read full article: San Bernardino plans to use savings to r...→

Public Health Workers Fighting Virus Face Growing Threats

Four New York regions meet the criteria to begin reopening on Friday. New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy signed an executive order allowing nonessential construction, [...] Read full article: Public Health Workers Fighting Virus Fac...→

San Diego County Health Officials Report Case Spike for Second Straight Day

San Diego County Health Officials Report Case Spike for Second Straight Day

The COVID-19 case total in San Diego County now sits just under 11,100 cases as the county has recorded two straight days of over 300 new positive tests. Read full article: San Diego County Health Officials Report...→

Public Health Officials Resign Amid Threats During Pandemic

Public Health Officials Resign Amid Threats During Pandemic

Across the US, many people have taken issue with guidance from health officials -- as the act of wearing a mask to protect others during a pandemic has become [...] Read full article: Public Health Officials Resign Amid Thre...→

LA County Health Officials Say Community Transmission Increasing As 2,500 New COVID-19 Cases Reported

LA County Health Officials Say Community Transmission Increasing As 2,500 New COVID-19 Cases Reported

County public health Director Dr. Barbara Ferrer announced 2,571 newly confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 18 additional virus-related deaths, bringing countywide [...] Read full article: LA County Health Officials Say Community...→

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...→

Lawsuit: San Bernardino County CFS did not tell adoptive parents about boy’s history of violence, sexual abuse

Lawsuit: San Bernardino County CFS did not tell adoptive parents about boy’s history of violence, sexual abuse

A federal lawsuit filed Tuesday by the adoptive parents of two boys alleges the San Bernardino County’s Department of Children and Family Services failed to di [...] Read full article: Lawsuit: San Bernardino County CFS did n...→

Supervisors Approve County Housing Authority Budget - Times of San Diego

A $178 million budget for San Diego County's Housing Authority for the 2020-21 fiscal year was unanimously approved Wednesday by the Board of Supervisors. Read full article: Supervisors Approve County Housing Autho...→

Deputies Shoot, Injure Man Who Allegedly Pulled Gun After Pursuit Ends In San Bernardino

Deputies Shoot, Injure Man Who Allegedly Pulled Gun After Pursuit Ends In San Bernardino

After the pursuit ended, the man allegedly got out of the vehicle, turned toward the deputies and pointed a handgun in their direction, after which deputies sh [...] Read full article: Deputies Shoot, Injure Man Who Allegedly...→

WB 210 Freeway closed in San Bernardino after pursuit ends crash, police shooting

WB 210 Freeway closed in San Bernardino after pursuit ends crash, police shooting

The westbound 210 Freeway was shut down in San Bernardino Wednesday afternoon after deputies shot a pursuit suspect on in interstate earlier in the day. Westbo [...] Read full article: WB 210 Freeway closed in San Bernardino ...→

San Francisco Unified School District Votes To Eliminate Police From City's Public Schools

San Francisco Unified School District Votes To Eliminate Police From City's Public Schools

Amid a national movement to eliminate law enforcement from schools, the San Francisco Unified School District Board of Education on Tuesday night voted unanimo [...] Read full article: San Francisco Unified School District Vo...→

As COVID-19 cases surge, Austin Public Health says contact tracing isn’t doing much

As COVID-19 cases surge, Austin Public Health says contact tracing isn’t doing much

Austin Public Health is reporting alarming numbers paired with alarming news that contact tracing efforts may not be very effective in slowing the spread local [...] Read full article: As COVID-19 cases surge, Austin Public H...→

San Diego Museum of Art Reopening to Public After 4-Month Pandemic Shutdown - Times of San Diego

San Diego Museum of Art Reopening to Public After 4-Month Pandemic Shutdown - Times of San Diego

The San Diego Museum of Art will reopen its doors to the general public on July 9 following a nearly four-month closure due to the global pandemic. Read full article: San Diego Museum of Art Reopening to Pub...→

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...→

After 2-Day Spike, New San Diego County Coronavirus Cases Return to 3% Range - Times of San Diego

After a two-day spike in new coronavirus cases locally, the percentage of positive tests fell back Tuesday into the recent average range of 3%. Read full article: After 2-Day Spike, New San Diego County ...→

Riverside County Reports Additional Coronavirus Deaths; San Bernardino, Ventura Report New Cases

Riverside County Reports Additional Coronavirus Deaths; San Bernardino, Ventura Report New Cases

As of Tuesday evening, 193,954 Riverside County residents had been tested, 111,590 San Bernardino County residents had been tested and 50,782 Ventura County re [...] Read full article: Riverside County Reports Additional Coro...→

County Supervisors Seek Quicker Reopening for Weddings, Other Gatherings - Times of San Diego

The San Diego County Board of Supervisors voted 4-1 to request guidance from the state on allowing resumption of several types of gatherings.. Read full article: County Supervisors Seek Quicker Reopenin...→

San Bernardino County coronavirus cases set one-day record, pass 10,000

San Bernardino County coronavirus cases set one-day record, pass 10,000

An additional 649 cases were reported Tuesday, June 23, the county’s highest jump over one day seen so far Read full article: San Bernardino County coronavirus cases ...→

Fraser and Smith: Public health professionals fight for everyone’s life – they deserve a break, too

Fraser and Smith: Public health professionals fight for everyone’s life – they deserve a break, too

Public health professionals at every level want one thing for their communities: life free from this novel coronavirus.  Read full article: Fraser and Smith: Public health professi...→

San Diego City, County Leaders to Discuss Possible Reforms of Local Law Enforcement

San Diego City, County Leaders to Discuss Possible Reforms of Local Law Enforcement

Elected leaders at both the San Diego city and county levels will discuss on Tuesday the possibility of a reform of local law enforcement. Read full article: San Diego City, County Leaders to Discus...→

Public health workers fighting the coronavirus are facing growing threats from e [...]

Public health workers fighting the coronavirus are facing growing threats from elected officials and members of the public who are frustrated with the lockdown [...] Read full article: Public health workers fighting the coron...→

Fontana becomes 3rd San Bernardino County city with 1K coronavirus cases

Fontana becomes 3rd San Bernardino County city with 1K coronavirus cases

Countywide, cases grew by 205 compared to Sunday, June 21, to 9,361. COVID-19 deaths rose by one to 234. Read full article: Fontana becomes 3rd San Bernardino Count...→

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...→

San Diego Airport Preps for Resuming Air Travel with New Health Precautions - Times of San Diego

As travel slowly picks up from the pandemic, San Diego International Airport is being outfitted to handle the increase without compromising public health. Read full article: San Diego Airport Preps for Resuming Air...→

Supervisors Approve County Housing Authority Budget - Times of San Diego

A $178 million budget for San Diego County's Housing Authority for the 2020-21 fiscal year was unanimously approved Wednesday by the Board of Supervisors. Read full article: Supervisors Approve County Housing Autho...→

San Diego County Investigating COVID-19 Cases Possibly Linked to Casinos

San Diego County Investigating COVID-19 Cases Possibly Linked to Casinos

San Diego County Public Health officials said Wednesday they are working with tribal lands to investigate positive COVID-19 cases that may be connected to seve [...] Read full article: San Diego County Investigating COVID-19 ...→

Deputies Shoot, Injure Man Who Allegedly Pulled Gun After Pursuit Ends In San Bernardino

Deputies Shoot, Injure Man Who Allegedly Pulled Gun After Pursuit Ends In San Bernardino

After the pursuit ended, the man allegedly got out of the vehicle, turned toward the deputies and pointed a handgun in their direction, after which deputies sh [...] Read full article: Deputies Shoot, Injure Man Who Allegedly...→

San Bernardino County reports 397 new coronavirus cases, 11 more deaths

San Bernardino County reports 397 new coronavirus cases, 11 more deaths

Through Wednesday, June 24, 245 people have died in the county and 10,407 tested positive; officials say a backlog of cases is behind recent increases Read full article: San Bernardino County reports 397 new co...→

How anti-vaxxers are set to endanger public health again

How anti-vaxxers are set to endanger public health again

We’re merely halfway into the year, and yet 2020 has challenged us with a global plague, months of lockdown, economic devastation, the most dire unemployment s [...] Read full article: How anti-vaxxers are set to endanger pub...→

WB 210 Freeway closed in San Bernardino after pursuit ends crash, police shooting

WB 210 Freeway closed in San Bernardino after pursuit ends crash, police shooting

The westbound 210 Freeway was shut down in San Bernardino Wednesday afternoon after deputies shot a pursuit suspect on in interstate earlier in the day. Westbo [...] Read full article: WB 210 Freeway closed in San Bernardino ...→

Watch Live: San Diego County officials to hold COVID-19 news briefing

Watch Live: San Diego County officials to hold COVID-19 news briefing

County officials will update the public Wednesday on the county’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic as health care experts continue to warn about the potential [...] Read full article: Watch Live: San Diego County officials t...→

San Francisco Unified School District Votes To Eliminate Police From City's Public Schools

San Francisco Unified School District Votes To Eliminate Police From City's Public Schools

Amid a national movement to eliminate law enforcement from schools, the San Francisco Unified School District Board of Education on Tuesday night voted unanimo [...] Read full article: San Francisco Unified School District Vo...→

School board approves eliminating San Francisco police officers at public schools

School board approves eliminating San Francisco police officers at public schools

Amid a national movement to eliminate law enforcement from schools, the San Francisco Unified School District Board of Education on Tuesday night voted unanimo [...] Read full article: School board approves eliminating San Fr...→

As COVID-19 cases surge, Austin Public Health says contact tracing isn’t doing much

As COVID-19 cases surge, Austin Public Health says contact tracing isn’t doing much

Austin Public Health is reporting alarming numbers paired with alarming news that contact tracing efforts may not be very effective in slowing the spread local [...] Read full article: As COVID-19 cases surge, Austin Public H...→

San Bernardino police seize more than 3,000 pounds of illegal fireworks, make 21 arrests in 1 night

San Bernardino police seize more than 3,000 pounds of illegal fireworks, make 21 arrests in 1 night

San Bernardino police were out in force Wednesday, seizing more than 3,000 pounds of illegal fireworks and making nearly two dozen arrests, in response to rece [...] Read full article: San Bernardino police seize more than 3,...→

San Diego Museum of Art Reopening to Public After 4-Month Pandemic Shutdown - Times of San Diego

San Diego Museum of Art Reopening to Public After 4-Month Pandemic Shutdown - Times of San Diego

The San Diego Museum of Art will reopen its doors to the general public on July 9 following a nearly four-month closure due to the global pandemic. Read full article: San Diego Museum of Art Reopening to Pub...→

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...→

Pause in cancer treatments during COVID may cause other public health crisis

Pause in cancer treatments during COVID may cause other public health crisis

Yet another unfortunate outcome of the COVID-19 pandemic: More people with cancer are going undiagnosed and untreated. Read full article: Pause in cancer treatments during COVID ...→

After 2-Day Spike, New San Diego County Coronavirus Cases Return to 3% Range - Times of San Diego

After a two-day spike in new coronavirus cases locally, the percentage of positive tests fell back Tuesday into the recent average range of 3%. Read full article: After 2-Day Spike, New San Diego County ...→

County Supervisors Approve Racial Justice, Law Enforcement Policy Package - Times of San Diego

The three-pronged "Racial Justice and Law Enforcement Realignment Policy Package" was approved by the San Diego County Board of Supervisors Tuesday  after cons [...] Read full article: County Supervisors Approve Racial Justic...→

Riverside County Reports Additional Coronavirus Deaths; San Bernardino, Ventura Report New Cases

Riverside County Reports Additional Coronavirus Deaths; San Bernardino, Ventura Report New Cases

As of Tuesday evening, 193,954 Riverside County residents had been tested, 111,590 San Bernardino County residents had been tested and 50,782 Ventura County re [...] Read full article: Riverside County Reports Additional Coro...→

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...→

County Supervisors Seek Quicker Reopening for Weddings, Other Gatherings - Times of San Diego

The San Diego County Board of Supervisors voted 4-1 to request guidance from the state on allowing resumption of several types of gatherings.. Read full article: County Supervisors Seek Quicker Reopenin...→

Unchartered Territory: San Diego County Charter Schools Take $15.8 Million in Federal Small Business Loans

Unchartered Territory: San Diego County Charter Schools Take $15.8 Million in Federal Small Business Loans

Publicly funded charter schools in San Diego County have received more than $15.8 million through the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP,) a federal government f [...] Read full article: Unchartered Territory: San Diego County ...→

San Bernardino County coronavirus cases set one-day record, pass 10,000

San Bernardino County coronavirus cases set one-day record, pass 10,000

An additional 649 cases were reported Tuesday, June 23, the county’s highest jump over one day seen so far Read full article: San Bernardino County coronavirus cases ...→

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 ...→

San Bernardino plans to use savings to rescue ailing budget

San Bernardino plans to use savings to rescue ailing budget

City officials want to withdraw $2.9 million from reserves to balance the books this upcoming fiscal year. Read full article: San Bernardino plans to use savings to r...→

Fraser and Smith: Public health professionals fight for everyone’s life – they deserve a break, too

Fraser and Smith: Public health professionals fight for everyone’s life – they deserve a break, too

Public health professionals at every level want one thing for their communities: life free from this novel coronavirus.  Read full article: Fraser and Smith: Public health professi...→

San Diego City, County Leaders to Discuss Possible Reforms of Local Law Enforcement

San Diego City, County Leaders to Discuss Possible Reforms of Local Law Enforcement

Elected leaders at both the San Diego city and county levels will discuss on Tuesday the possibility of a reform of local law enforcement. Read full article: San Diego City, County Leaders to Discus...→

Public Health Workers Fighting Virus Face Growing Threats

Four New York regions meet the criteria to begin reopening on Friday. New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy signed an executive order allowing nonessential construction, [...] Read full article: Public Health Workers Fighting Virus Fac...→

Public health workers fighting the coronavirus are facing growing threats from e [...]

Public health workers fighting the coronavirus are facing growing threats from elected officials and members of the public who are frustrated with the lockdown [...] Read full article: Public health workers fighting the coron...→

San Diego County Health Officials Report Case Spike for Second Straight Day

San Diego County Health Officials Report Case Spike for Second Straight Day

The COVID-19 case total in San Diego County now sits just under 11,100 cases as the county has recorded two straight days of over 300 new positive tests. Read full article: San Diego County Health Officials Report...→

Public Health Officials Resign Amid Threats During Pandemic

Public Health Officials Resign Amid Threats During Pandemic

Across the US, many people have taken issue with guidance from health officials -- as the act of wearing a mask to protect others during a pandemic has become [...] Read full article: Public Health Officials Resign Amid Thre...→

LA County Health Officials Say Community Transmission Increasing As 2,500 New COVID-19 Cases Reported

LA County Health Officials Say Community Transmission Increasing As 2,500 New COVID-19 Cases Reported

County public health Director Dr. Barbara Ferrer announced 2,571 newly confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 18 additional virus-related deaths, bringing countywide [...] Read full article: LA County Health Officials Say Community...→

Fontana becomes 3rd San Bernardino County city with 1K coronavirus cases

Fontana becomes 3rd San Bernardino County city with 1K coronavirus cases

Countywide, cases grew by 205 compared to Sunday, June 21, to 9,361. COVID-19 deaths rose by one to 234. Read full article: Fontana becomes 3rd San Bernardino Count...→

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...→

Lawsuit: San Bernardino County CFS did not tell adoptive parents about boy’s history of violence, sexual abuse

Lawsuit: San Bernardino County CFS did not tell adoptive parents about boy’s history of violence, sexual abuse

A federal lawsuit filed Tuesday by the adoptive parents of two boys alleges the San Bernardino County’s Department of Children and Family Services failed to di [...] Read full article: Lawsuit: San Bernardino County CFS did n...→