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Tampa Bay area group uses technology, social media to target sex buyers

Tampa Bay area group uses technology, social media to target sex buyers

The war against sex trafficking is going high tech and the U.S. Institute Against Human Trafficking in Tampa has picked social media as its weapon of choice wh [...] Read full article: Tampa Bay area group uses technology, so...→

Tampa Bay area group uses technology, social media to target sex buyers

Tampa Bay area group uses technology, social media to target sex buyers

The war against sex trafficking is going high tech and the U.S. Institute Against Human Trafficking in Tampa has picked social media as its weapon of choice wh [...] Read full article: Tampa Bay area group uses technology, so...→

2020 Census: Which Bay Area cities have the best response rates

2020 Census: Which Bay Area cities have the best response rates

Bay Area counties are leading California in responding to the 2020 census, even as the coronavirus cancels outreach meant to spur responses Read full article: 2020 Census: Which Bay Area cities have ...→

Rays, Rowdies donate 1 million meals to Feeding Tampa Bay, commit to matching 1.5 million more

Rays, Rowdies donate 1 million meals to Feeding Tampa Bay, commit to matching 1.5 million more

The Tampa Bay Rays and Tampa Bay Rowdies are donating up to 2.5 million meals to Feeding Tampa Bay to help those in need during the coronavirus crisis. Read full article: Rays, Rowdies donate 1 million meals to ...→

Bay Area weather: Rain, cold temperatures on the way

Bay Area weather: Rain, cold temperatures on the way

Second of two systems could bring gusts up to 40 mph, snow to mountaintops this weekend Read full article: Bay Area weather: Rain, cold temperature...→

Bay Area coronavirus map: more than 2,500 cases, 65 deaths, in 10 counties

Bay Area coronavirus map: more than 2,500 cases, 65 deaths, in 10 counties

The map below shows the total number of coronavirus cases in the Bay Area, including where deaths have occurred. Read full article: Bay Area coronavirus map: more than 2,50...→

Tampa Bay restaurants launch Takeout Bingo to encourage dining local during COVID-19

Tampa Bay restaurants launch Takeout Bingo to encourage dining local during COVID-19

Restaurants across Tampa Bay are launching a new game that allows you to support your favorite local restaurants and get the chance to win cash or restaurant g [...] Read full article: Tampa Bay restaurants launch Takeout Bin...→

Coronavirus: What can a Bay Area theater lover watch when there’s no theater? Plenty

Coronavirus: What can a Bay Area theater lover watch when there’s no theater? Plenty

Bay Area stages are dark, but you can catch a wide variety of theater productions via streaming — here’s a rundown. Read full article: Coronavirus: What can a Bay Area theater...→

Coronavirus: 5 cases, 1 dead from COVID-19 at another Bay Area nursing home

Coronavirus: 5 cases, 1 dead from COVID-19 at another Bay Area nursing home

Five residents at the Pacifica Nursing and Rehab Center have tested positive and one has died, continuing to confirm health officials’ fears of the vulnerable [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: 5 cases, 1 dead from COVID-...→

Coronavirus: Local gun dealers, NRA sue Bay Area officials over ‘non-essential’ designation

Coronavirus: Local gun dealers, NRA sue Bay Area officials over ‘non-essential’ designation

Groups file joint suit citing White House advisory that gun shops can stay open during COVID-19 shelter-in-place order. Read full article: Coronavirus: Local gun dealers, NRA sue ...→

Bay Area officials add new restrictions on what people can do during extended COVID-19 shelter-in-place orders

Bay Area officials add new restrictions on what people can do during extended COVID-19 shelter-in-place orders

Bay Area public health officials added new restrictions to what residents are allowed to do as they shelter in place. The new restrictions applied to six Bay A [...] Read full article: Bay Area officials add new restrictions ...→

Bay Area shelter-in-place gets more restrictive as coronavirus cases rise

Bay Area shelter-in-place gets more restrictive as coronavirus cases rise

With coronavirus cases continuing to increase, the Bay Area on Tuesday extended its list of things residents cannot do. Read full article: Bay Area shelter-in-place gets more rest...→

Coronavirus: 3 Bay Area theaters part of virtual indie film fest

Coronavirus: 3 Bay Area theaters part of virtual indie film fest

Indie film companies are partnering with three Bay Area movie theaters to give discriminating cinephiles a virtual film festival of sorts at a time when movie [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: 3 Bay Area theaters part of...→

Metro Detroit father who documented coronavirus battle on social media has recovered

Metro Detroit father who documented coronavirus battle on social media has recovered

(WXYZ) — A father from Southfield who posted videos on Facebook documenting his coronavirus battle is now out of the hospital.... As a journeyman millwright, D [...] Read full article: Metro Detroit father who documented coro...→

Two Masks, No Lockdown: Japan PM's Latest Coronavirus Move Riles Social Media

Two Masks, No Lockdown: Japan PM's Latest Coronavirus Move Riles Social Media

Facing calls to declare a coronavirus state of emergency, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was flamed on social media on Thursday for instead offering people [...] Read full article: Two Masks, No Lockdown: Japan PM's Lates...→

Report: Social Media Platforms Fail to Stop Sellers Capitalizing on Coronavirus Fears

Report: Social Media Platforms Fail to Stop Sellers Capitalizing on Coronavirus Fears

With most in-person social activities canceled, online social media platforms like YouTube, Facebook and Instagram have been a lifeline. But as many of us scra [...] Read full article: Report: Social Media Platforms Fail to S...→

Coronavirus: Clusters emerging around Bay Area. Here’s what we know. Why don’t we know more?

Coronavirus: Clusters emerging around Bay Area. Here’s what we know. Why don’t we know more?

How much the public is allowed to know about these hot spots depends on the health official in charge where you live. But should we have a right to know? Read full article: Coronavirus: Clusters emerging around Ba...→

Coronavirus: NBC Bay Area to air telethon on Saturday

Funds raised will benefit benefit people who need help with rent, food and other basics Read full article: Coronavirus: NBC Bay Area to air teletho...→

Coronavirus: 7 awesome Bay Area things to do at home this weekend, April 3-5

Coronavirus: 7 awesome Bay Area things to do at home this weekend, April 3-5

We know you’re getting cocooning down to an art form: Here are 7 more cool ideas, from virtual wine tastings to cool tunes, movies and TV shows. Read full article: Coronavirus: 7 awesome Bay Area things t...→

Coronavirus: Bay Area schools confirm campus closures

Coronavirus: Bay Area schools confirm campus closures

Shutdowns were expected after state officials said it was unlikely students could return this academic year due to safety concerns Read full article: Coronavirus: Bay Area schools confirm ca...→

Bay Area Construction Sites Shut Down Because Of Coronavirus Pandemic

Bay Area Construction Sites Shut Down Because Of Coronavirus Pandemic

Bay Area construction workers are off their jobs because of a strict new shelter-in-place order that closed most construction sites.  Read full article: Bay Area Construction Sites Shut Down Be...→

Coronavirus: Bay Area residents adapting to new shelter-in-place restrictions

Coronavirus: Bay Area residents adapting to new shelter-in-place restrictions

CORONAVIRUS IMPACT: Parkgoers are coming to terms with a new reality -- locked gates at tennis courts, skate parks, golf courses and dog parks -- after new she [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Bay Area residents adapting...→

Coronavirus Pandemic: Drone Views of Empty Bay Area

Coronavirus Pandemic: Drone Views of Empty Bay Area

To get a sense of just how much the novel coronavirus has changed life in the Bay Area, we decided to fly a drone over some recognizable spots across the regio [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Pandemic: Drone Views of Emp...→

Map: Coronavirus at senior care homes in Bay Area

Map: Coronavirus at senior care homes in Bay Area

Several Bay Area care homes for the elderly and other vulnerable residents have reported coronavirus cases. Read full article: Map: Coronavirus at senior care homes in...→

Weekend Showers Will Aid Bay Area Shelter-In-Place Enforcement

Weekend Showers Will Aid Bay Area Shelter-In-Place Enforcement

While San Francisco Bay Area health officials have issued tougher new shelter-in-place restrictions, Mother Nature may also play a role this weekend in stemmin [...] Read full article: Weekend Showers Will Aid Bay Area Shelte...→

Person of interest sought in 1-80 slaying of Bay Area rapper

Person of interest sought in 1-80 slaying of Bay Area rapper

Based on information provided by the public, the CHP says it has been able to develop a sketch of a person of interest involved in last year’s murder of Robert [...] Read full article: Person of interest sought in 1-80 slayin...→

Photos: Day 15 of Bay Area coronavirus shelter-in-place

Photos: Day 15 of Bay Area coronavirus shelter-in-place

Our staff photojournalists take a look at life around the Bay Area on Day 15 of the coronavirus shelter-in-place. Read full article: Photos: Day 15 of Bay Area coronavirus s...→

Coronavirus: Seeking public’s help in reporting on Bay Area nursing homes and assisted living facilities

Coronavirus: Seeking public’s help in reporting on Bay Area nursing homes and assisted living facilities

We are asking for your help by being our eyes and ears. Is the facility safe? Are you confident that staff is doing all it can to limit residents’ exposure to [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Seeking public’s help in re...→

Coronavirus: See the Bay Area’s new essential business social-distancing protocol form

Coronavirus: See the Bay Area’s new essential business social-distancing protocol form

Essential businesses that remain open during the Bay Area’s shelter-in-place order must develop, implement and post a plan to maintain social distancing in the [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: See the Bay Area’s new esse...→

Coronavirus Update: Bay Area Health Officials Recommend Covering Face When Leaving Home

Coronavirus Update: Bay Area Health Officials Recommend Covering Face When Leaving Home

Marking a shift in previous instructions, on Thursday Bay Area health officials started recommending residents cover their nose and mouth with cloth when leavi [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Bay Area Health Offi...→

Islamic Society of Tampa Bay giving out food during crisis

Islamic Society of Tampa Bay giving out food during crisis

They have about 30 volunteers who are working hour after hour. They are preparing boxes of food to give to people in need. Read full article: Islamic Society of Tampa Bay giving out ...→

Bay Area jail numbers down, but urgency persists over COVID-19 danger

Bay Area jail numbers down, but urgency persists over COVID-19 danger

Inmate, attorney, correctional officer accounts continue to illustrate struggles to enforce safe distancing and proper sanitation, contrary to officials’ state [...] Read full article: Bay Area jail numbers down, but urgency ...→

News 12 debuts social media concert series

News 12 debuts social media concert series

News 12 is rolling out a series of concerts via social media to keep our audience and viewers entertained and engaged during these challenging times. Read full article: News 12 debuts social media concert seri...→

Local kindergartners sending letters, drawings for senior citizens in Tampa Bay area

Local kindergartners sending letters, drawings for senior citizens in Tampa Bay area

As retirement homes across Florida remain locked from visitors, a local kindergarten class is taking action to make sure the senior citizens in our area don’t [...] Read full article: Local kindergartners sending letters, dr...→

It's come to this: Liberal San Francisco Bay Area bans reusable grocery bags

It's come to this: Liberal San Francisco Bay Area bans reusable grocery bags

The rule appears to be the most stringent coronavirus-related restriction placed on reusable bags in California. Read full article: It's come to this: Liberal San Francisco...→

Bay Area coronavirus restrictions: Can I still hike, bike or surf?

Bay Area coronavirus restrictions: Can I still hike, bike or surf?

There’s still some wiggle room, but health officials urged all residents to stay close to home. Read full article: Bay Area coronavirus restrictions: Can I...→

Coronavirus Changed Life For Thousands Of Bay Area Horses And Their Humans

Coronavirus Changed Life For Thousands Of Bay Area Horses And Their Humans

Eleven-year-old Rocky hasn’t seen his family since the lockdown to stop the spread of the coronavirus began, on March 17. That’s because he’s an off-track thor [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Changed Life For Thousands O...→

San Francisco Bay Area health officers extend stay-at-home order through May 3

San Francisco Bay Area health officers extend stay-at-home order through May 3

The prior order would have expired April 7, but health officers said coronavirus cases in the Bay Area have risen and are straining healthcare resources. Read full article: San Francisco Bay Area health officers e...→

News 12 to debut social media concert series

News 12 to debut social media concert series

News 12 is trying something new and rolling out a series of concerts via social media to keep our audience and viewers entertained and engaged during these cha [...] Read full article: News 12 to debut social media concert se...→

Bay Area school officials scramble to come up distance learning plans that work

Bay Area school officials scramble to come up distance learning plans that work

In the coming weeks, school districts across the Bay Area will implement new distance learning protocols, new grading systems and ways to navigate a new enviro [...] Read full article: Bay Area school officials scramble to co...→

Editorial: Fighting COVID-19, Bay Area leads where Trump has not

Editorial: Fighting COVID-19, Bay Area leads where Trump has not

We know the uncertainty of what lies ahead is scary. But stay home — for your sake and everyone else’s. Read full article: Editorial: Fighting COVID-19, Bay Area l...→

Local businesses rely on virtual networking and social media to outlast coronavirus pandemic

Local businesses rely on virtual networking and social media to outlast coronavirus pandemic

The Cake Girl in Tampa, like every other business in the hospitality industry, is rethinking how they engage with people bored at home following social distanc [...] Read full article: Local businesses rely on virtual network...→

Coronavirus Passover: Bay Area seder meals for pick-up, delivery

Coronavirus Passover: Bay Area seder meals for pick-up, delivery

Brisket, matzoh ball soup and even the seder plate are being offered from San Jose to Walnut Creek and Oakland. Just order soon. These markets, caterers and re [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Passover: Bay Area seder mea...→

Bay Area restaurateurs use GoFundMe to help out-of-work employees

Bay Area restaurateurs use GoFundMe to help out-of-work employees

It will take state and federal money to bail out the restaurant industry, said an expert, but donations could tide employees over until that happens. Read full article: Bay Area restaurateurs use GoFundMe to h...→

Coronavirus Update: Bay Area Health Officials Recommend Covering Face When Leaving Home

Coronavirus Update: Bay Area Health Officials Recommend Covering Face When Leaving Home

Marking a shift in previous instructions, on Thursday Bay Area health officials started recommending residents cover their nose and mouth with cloth when leavi [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Bay Area Health Offi...→

Report: Social Media Platforms Fail to Stop Sellers Capitalizing on Coronavirus Fears

Report: Social Media Platforms Fail to Stop Sellers Capitalizing on Coronavirus Fears

With most in-person social activities canceled, online social media platforms like YouTube, Facebook and Instagram have been a lifeline. But as many of us scra [...] Read full article: Report: Social Media Platforms Fail to S...→

Bay Area jail numbers down, but urgency persists over COVID-19 danger

Bay Area jail numbers down, but urgency persists over COVID-19 danger

Inmate, attorney, correctional officer accounts continue to illustrate struggles to enforce safe distancing and proper sanitation, contrary to officials’ state [...] Read full article: Bay Area jail numbers down, but urgency ...→

Coronavirus: NBC Bay Area to air telethon on Saturday

Funds raised will benefit benefit people who need help with rent, food and other basics Read full article: Coronavirus: NBC Bay Area to air teletho...→

Rays, Rowdies donate 1 million meals to Feeding Tampa Bay, commit to matching 1.5 million more

Rays, Rowdies donate 1 million meals to Feeding Tampa Bay, commit to matching 1.5 million more

The Tampa Bay Rays and Tampa Bay Rowdies are donating up to 2.5 million meals to Feeding Tampa Bay to help those in need during the coronavirus crisis. Read full article: Rays, Rowdies donate 1 million meals to ...→

News 12 debuts social media concert series

News 12 debuts social media concert series

News 12 is rolling out a series of concerts via social media to keep our audience and viewers entertained and engaged during these challenging times. Read full article: News 12 debuts social media concert seri...→

Coronavirus: Bay Area schools confirm campus closures

Coronavirus: Bay Area schools confirm campus closures

Shutdowns were expected after state officials said it was unlikely students could return this academic year due to safety concerns Read full article: Coronavirus: Bay Area schools confirm ca...→

It's come to this: Liberal San Francisco Bay Area bans reusable grocery bags

It's come to this: Liberal San Francisco Bay Area bans reusable grocery bags

The rule appears to be the most stringent coronavirus-related restriction placed on reusable bags in California. Read full article: It's come to this: Liberal San Francisco...→

Coronavirus: Bay Area residents adapting to new shelter-in-place restrictions

Coronavirus: Bay Area residents adapting to new shelter-in-place restrictions

CORONAVIRUS IMPACT: Parkgoers are coming to terms with a new reality -- locked gates at tennis courts, skate parks, golf courses and dog parks -- after new she [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Bay Area residents adapting...→

Tampa Bay restaurants launch Takeout Bingo to encourage dining local during COVID-19

Tampa Bay restaurants launch Takeout Bingo to encourage dining local during COVID-19

Restaurants across Tampa Bay are launching a new game that allows you to support your favorite local restaurants and get the chance to win cash or restaurant g [...] Read full article: Tampa Bay restaurants launch Takeout Bin...→

Coronavirus Changed Life For Thousands Of Bay Area Horses And Their Humans

Coronavirus Changed Life For Thousands Of Bay Area Horses And Their Humans

Eleven-year-old Rocky hasn’t seen his family since the lockdown to stop the spread of the coronavirus began, on March 17. That’s because he’s an off-track thor [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Changed Life For Thousands O...→

Map: Coronavirus at senior care homes in Bay Area

Map: Coronavirus at senior care homes in Bay Area

Several Bay Area care homes for the elderly and other vulnerable residents have reported coronavirus cases. Read full article: Map: Coronavirus at senior care homes in...→

News 12 to debut social media concert series

News 12 to debut social media concert series

News 12 is trying something new and rolling out a series of concerts via social media to keep our audience and viewers entertained and engaged during these cha [...] Read full article: News 12 to debut social media concert se...→

Weekend Showers Will Aid Bay Area Shelter-In-Place Enforcement

Weekend Showers Will Aid Bay Area Shelter-In-Place Enforcement

While San Francisco Bay Area health officials have issued tougher new shelter-in-place restrictions, Mother Nature may also play a role this weekend in stemmin [...] Read full article: Weekend Showers Will Aid Bay Area Shelte...→

Coronavirus: Local gun dealers, NRA sue Bay Area officials over ‘non-essential’ designation

Coronavirus: Local gun dealers, NRA sue Bay Area officials over ‘non-essential’ designation

Groups file joint suit citing White House advisory that gun shops can stay open during COVID-19 shelter-in-place order. Read full article: Coronavirus: Local gun dealers, NRA sue ...→

Editorial: Fighting COVID-19, Bay Area leads where Trump has not

Editorial: Fighting COVID-19, Bay Area leads where Trump has not

We know the uncertainty of what lies ahead is scary. But stay home — for your sake and everyone else’s. Read full article: Editorial: Fighting COVID-19, Bay Area l...→

Photos: Day 15 of Bay Area coronavirus shelter-in-place

Photos: Day 15 of Bay Area coronavirus shelter-in-place

Our staff photojournalists take a look at life around the Bay Area on Day 15 of the coronavirus shelter-in-place. Read full article: Photos: Day 15 of Bay Area coronavirus s...→

Bay Area shelter-in-place gets more restrictive as coronavirus cases rise

Bay Area shelter-in-place gets more restrictive as coronavirus cases rise

With coronavirus cases continuing to increase, the Bay Area on Tuesday extended its list of things residents cannot do. Read full article: Bay Area shelter-in-place gets more rest...→

Coronavirus Passover: Bay Area seder meals for pick-up, delivery

Coronavirus Passover: Bay Area seder meals for pick-up, delivery

Brisket, matzoh ball soup and even the seder plate are being offered from San Jose to Walnut Creek and Oakland. Just order soon. These markets, caterers and re [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Passover: Bay Area seder mea...→

Coronavirus: Seeking public’s help in reporting on Bay Area nursing homes and assisted living facilities

Coronavirus: Seeking public’s help in reporting on Bay Area nursing homes and assisted living facilities

We are asking for your help by being our eyes and ears. Is the facility safe? Are you confident that staff is doing all it can to limit residents’ exposure to [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Seeking public’s help in re...→

Metro Detroit father who documented coronavirus battle on social media has recovered

Metro Detroit father who documented coronavirus battle on social media has recovered

(WXYZ) — A father from Southfield who posted videos on Facebook documenting his coronavirus battle is now out of the hospital.... As a journeyman millwright, D [...] Read full article: Metro Detroit father who documented coro...→

Two Masks, No Lockdown: Japan PM's Latest Coronavirus Move Riles Social Media

Two Masks, No Lockdown: Japan PM's Latest Coronavirus Move Riles Social Media

Facing calls to declare a coronavirus state of emergency, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was flamed on social media on Thursday for instead offering people [...] Read full article: Two Masks, No Lockdown: Japan PM's Lates...→

Islamic Society of Tampa Bay giving out food during crisis

Islamic Society of Tampa Bay giving out food during crisis

They have about 30 volunteers who are working hour after hour. They are preparing boxes of food to give to people in need. Read full article: Islamic Society of Tampa Bay giving out ...→

Coronavirus: Clusters emerging around Bay Area. Here’s what we know. Why don’t we know more?

Coronavirus: Clusters emerging around Bay Area. Here’s what we know. Why don’t we know more?

How much the public is allowed to know about these hot spots depends on the health official in charge where you live. But should we have a right to know? Read full article: Coronavirus: Clusters emerging around Ba...→

2020 Census: Which Bay Area cities have the best response rates

2020 Census: Which Bay Area cities have the best response rates

Bay Area counties are leading California in responding to the 2020 census, even as the coronavirus cancels outreach meant to spur responses Read full article: 2020 Census: Which Bay Area cities have ...→

Coronavirus: 7 awesome Bay Area things to do at home this weekend, April 3-5

Coronavirus: 7 awesome Bay Area things to do at home this weekend, April 3-5

We know you’re getting cocooning down to an art form: Here are 7 more cool ideas, from virtual wine tastings to cool tunes, movies and TV shows. Read full article: Coronavirus: 7 awesome Bay Area things t...→

Bay Area weather: Rain, cold temperatures on the way

Bay Area weather: Rain, cold temperatures on the way

Second of two systems could bring gusts up to 40 mph, snow to mountaintops this weekend Read full article: Bay Area weather: Rain, cold temperature...→

Local kindergartners sending letters, drawings for senior citizens in Tampa Bay area

Local kindergartners sending letters, drawings for senior citizens in Tampa Bay area

As retirement homes across Florida remain locked from visitors, a local kindergarten class is taking action to make sure the senior citizens in our area don’t [...] Read full article: Local kindergartners sending letters, dr...→

Bay Area Construction Sites Shut Down Because Of Coronavirus Pandemic

Bay Area Construction Sites Shut Down Because Of Coronavirus Pandemic

Bay Area construction workers are off their jobs because of a strict new shelter-in-place order that closed most construction sites.  Read full article: Bay Area Construction Sites Shut Down Be...→

Bay Area coronavirus map: more than 2,500 cases, 65 deaths, in 10 counties

Bay Area coronavirus map: more than 2,500 cases, 65 deaths, in 10 counties

The map below shows the total number of coronavirus cases in the Bay Area, including where deaths have occurred. Read full article: Bay Area coronavirus map: more than 2,50...→

Bay Area coronavirus restrictions: Can I still hike, bike or surf?

Bay Area coronavirus restrictions: Can I still hike, bike or surf?

There’s still some wiggle room, but health officials urged all residents to stay close to home. Read full article: Bay Area coronavirus restrictions: Can I...→

Coronavirus Pandemic: Drone Views of Empty Bay Area

Coronavirus Pandemic: Drone Views of Empty Bay Area

To get a sense of just how much the novel coronavirus has changed life in the Bay Area, we decided to fly a drone over some recognizable spots across the regio [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Pandemic: Drone Views of Emp...→

Coronavirus: What can a Bay Area theater lover watch when there’s no theater? Plenty

Coronavirus: What can a Bay Area theater lover watch when there’s no theater? Plenty

Bay Area stages are dark, but you can catch a wide variety of theater productions via streaming — here’s a rundown. Read full article: Coronavirus: What can a Bay Area theater...→

San Francisco Bay Area health officers extend stay-at-home order through May 3

San Francisco Bay Area health officers extend stay-at-home order through May 3

The prior order would have expired April 7, but health officers said coronavirus cases in the Bay Area have risen and are straining healthcare resources. Read full article: San Francisco Bay Area health officers e...→

Coronavirus: 5 cases, 1 dead from COVID-19 at another Bay Area nursing home

Coronavirus: 5 cases, 1 dead from COVID-19 at another Bay Area nursing home

Five residents at the Pacifica Nursing and Rehab Center have tested positive and one has died, continuing to confirm health officials’ fears of the vulnerable [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: 5 cases, 1 dead from COVID-...→

Bay Area school officials scramble to come up distance learning plans that work

Bay Area school officials scramble to come up distance learning plans that work

In the coming weeks, school districts across the Bay Area will implement new distance learning protocols, new grading systems and ways to navigate a new enviro [...] Read full article: Bay Area school officials scramble to co...→

Person of interest sought in 1-80 slaying of Bay Area rapper

Person of interest sought in 1-80 slaying of Bay Area rapper

Based on information provided by the public, the CHP says it has been able to develop a sketch of a person of interest involved in last year’s murder of Robert [...] Read full article: Person of interest sought in 1-80 slayin...→

Bay Area officials add new restrictions on what people can do during extended COVID-19 shelter-in-place orders

Bay Area officials add new restrictions on what people can do during extended COVID-19 shelter-in-place orders

Bay Area public health officials added new restrictions to what residents are allowed to do as they shelter in place. The new restrictions applied to six Bay A [...] Read full article: Bay Area officials add new restrictions ...→

Local businesses rely on virtual networking and social media to outlast coronavirus pandemic

Local businesses rely on virtual networking and social media to outlast coronavirus pandemic

The Cake Girl in Tampa, like every other business in the hospitality industry, is rethinking how they engage with people bored at home following social distanc [...] Read full article: Local businesses rely on virtual network...→

Coronavirus: 3 Bay Area theaters part of virtual indie film fest

Coronavirus: 3 Bay Area theaters part of virtual indie film fest

Indie film companies are partnering with three Bay Area movie theaters to give discriminating cinephiles a virtual film festival of sorts at a time when movie [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: 3 Bay Area theaters part of...→

Bay Area restaurateurs use GoFundMe to help out-of-work employees

Bay Area restaurateurs use GoFundMe to help out-of-work employees

It will take state and federal money to bail out the restaurant industry, said an expert, but donations could tide employees over until that happens. Read full article: Bay Area restaurateurs use GoFundMe to h...→

Coronavirus: See the Bay Area’s new essential business social-distancing protocol form

Coronavirus: See the Bay Area’s new essential business social-distancing protocol form

Essential businesses that remain open during the Bay Area’s shelter-in-place order must develop, implement and post a plan to maintain social distancing in the [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: See the Bay Area’s new esse...→

Two Masks, No Lockdown: Japan PM's Latest Coronavirus Move Riles Social Media

Two Masks, No Lockdown: Japan PM's Latest Coronavirus Move Riles Social Media

Facing calls to declare a coronavirus state of emergency, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was flamed on social media on Thursday for instead offering people [...] Read full article: Two Masks, No Lockdown: Japan PM's Lates...→

Coronavirus Update: Bay Area Health Officials Recommend Covering Face When Leaving Home

Coronavirus Update: Bay Area Health Officials Recommend Covering Face When Leaving Home

Marking a shift in previous instructions, on Thursday Bay Area health officials started recommending residents cover their nose and mouth with cloth when leavi [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Bay Area Health Offi...→

Report: Social Media Platforms Fail to Stop Sellers Capitalizing on Coronavirus Fears

Report: Social Media Platforms Fail to Stop Sellers Capitalizing on Coronavirus Fears

With most in-person social activities canceled, online social media platforms like YouTube, Facebook and Instagram have been a lifeline. But as many of us scra [...] Read full article: Report: Social Media Platforms Fail to S...→

Islamic Society of Tampa Bay giving out food during crisis

Islamic Society of Tampa Bay giving out food during crisis

They have about 30 volunteers who are working hour after hour. They are preparing boxes of food to give to people in need. Read full article: Islamic Society of Tampa Bay giving out ...→

Coronavirus: Clusters emerging around Bay Area. Here’s what we know. Why don’t we know more?

Coronavirus: Clusters emerging around Bay Area. Here’s what we know. Why don’t we know more?

How much the public is allowed to know about these hot spots depends on the health official in charge where you live. But should we have a right to know? Read full article: Coronavirus: Clusters emerging around Ba...→

Bay Area jail numbers down, but urgency persists over COVID-19 danger

Bay Area jail numbers down, but urgency persists over COVID-19 danger

Inmate, attorney, correctional officer accounts continue to illustrate struggles to enforce safe distancing and proper sanitation, contrary to officials’ state [...] Read full article: Bay Area jail numbers down, but urgency ...→

2020 Census: Which Bay Area cities have the best response rates

2020 Census: Which Bay Area cities have the best response rates

Bay Area counties are leading California in responding to the 2020 census, even as the coronavirus cancels outreach meant to spur responses Read full article: 2020 Census: Which Bay Area cities have ...→

Coronavirus: NBC Bay Area to air telethon on Saturday

Funds raised will benefit benefit people who need help with rent, food and other basics Read full article: Coronavirus: NBC Bay Area to air teletho...→

Rays, Rowdies donate 1 million meals to Feeding Tampa Bay, commit to matching 1.5 million more

Rays, Rowdies donate 1 million meals to Feeding Tampa Bay, commit to matching 1.5 million more

The Tampa Bay Rays and Tampa Bay Rowdies are donating up to 2.5 million meals to Feeding Tampa Bay to help those in need during the coronavirus crisis. Read full article: Rays, Rowdies donate 1 million meals to ...→

Coronavirus: 7 awesome Bay Area things to do at home this weekend, April 3-5

Coronavirus: 7 awesome Bay Area things to do at home this weekend, April 3-5

We know you’re getting cocooning down to an art form: Here are 7 more cool ideas, from virtual wine tastings to cool tunes, movies and TV shows. Read full article: Coronavirus: 7 awesome Bay Area things t...→

News 12 debuts social media concert series

News 12 debuts social media concert series

News 12 is rolling out a series of concerts via social media to keep our audience and viewers entertained and engaged during these challenging times. Read full article: News 12 debuts social media concert seri...→

Bay Area weather: Rain, cold temperatures on the way

Bay Area weather: Rain, cold temperatures on the way

Second of two systems could bring gusts up to 40 mph, snow to mountaintops this weekend Read full article: Bay Area weather: Rain, cold temperature...→

Coronavirus: Bay Area schools confirm campus closures

Coronavirus: Bay Area schools confirm campus closures

Shutdowns were expected after state officials said it was unlikely students could return this academic year due to safety concerns Read full article: Coronavirus: Bay Area schools confirm ca...→

Local kindergartners sending letters, drawings for senior citizens in Tampa Bay area

Local kindergartners sending letters, drawings for senior citizens in Tampa Bay area

As retirement homes across Florida remain locked from visitors, a local kindergarten class is taking action to make sure the senior citizens in our area don’t [...] Read full article: Local kindergartners sending letters, dr...→

Bay Area Construction Sites Shut Down Because Of Coronavirus Pandemic

Bay Area Construction Sites Shut Down Because Of Coronavirus Pandemic

Bay Area construction workers are off their jobs because of a strict new shelter-in-place order that closed most construction sites.  Read full article: Bay Area Construction Sites Shut Down Be...→

It's come to this: Liberal San Francisco Bay Area bans reusable grocery bags

It's come to this: Liberal San Francisco Bay Area bans reusable grocery bags

The rule appears to be the most stringent coronavirus-related restriction placed on reusable bags in California. Read full article: It's come to this: Liberal San Francisco...→

Bay Area coronavirus map: more than 2,500 cases, 65 deaths, in 10 counties

Bay Area coronavirus map: more than 2,500 cases, 65 deaths, in 10 counties

The map below shows the total number of coronavirus cases in the Bay Area, including where deaths have occurred. Read full article: Bay Area coronavirus map: more than 2,50...→

Coronavirus: Bay Area residents adapting to new shelter-in-place restrictions

Coronavirus: Bay Area residents adapting to new shelter-in-place restrictions

CORONAVIRUS IMPACT: Parkgoers are coming to terms with a new reality -- locked gates at tennis courts, skate parks, golf courses and dog parks -- after new she [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Bay Area residents adapting...→

Bay Area coronavirus restrictions: Can I still hike, bike or surf?

Bay Area coronavirus restrictions: Can I still hike, bike or surf?

There’s still some wiggle room, but health officials urged all residents to stay close to home. Read full article: Bay Area coronavirus restrictions: Can I...→

Tampa Bay restaurants launch Takeout Bingo to encourage dining local during COVID-19

Tampa Bay restaurants launch Takeout Bingo to encourage dining local during COVID-19

Restaurants across Tampa Bay are launching a new game that allows you to support your favorite local restaurants and get the chance to win cash or restaurant g [...] Read full article: Tampa Bay restaurants launch Takeout Bin...→

Coronavirus Pandemic: Drone Views of Empty Bay Area

Coronavirus Pandemic: Drone Views of Empty Bay Area

To get a sense of just how much the novel coronavirus has changed life in the Bay Area, we decided to fly a drone over some recognizable spots across the regio [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Pandemic: Drone Views of Emp...→

Coronavirus Changed Life For Thousands Of Bay Area Horses And Their Humans

Coronavirus Changed Life For Thousands Of Bay Area Horses And Their Humans

Eleven-year-old Rocky hasn’t seen his family since the lockdown to stop the spread of the coronavirus began, on March 17. That’s because he’s an off-track thor [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Changed Life For Thousands O...→

Coronavirus: What can a Bay Area theater lover watch when there’s no theater? Plenty

Coronavirus: What can a Bay Area theater lover watch when there’s no theater? Plenty

Bay Area stages are dark, but you can catch a wide variety of theater productions via streaming — here’s a rundown. Read full article: Coronavirus: What can a Bay Area theater...→

Map: Coronavirus at senior care homes in Bay Area

Map: Coronavirus at senior care homes in Bay Area

Several Bay Area care homes for the elderly and other vulnerable residents have reported coronavirus cases. Read full article: Map: Coronavirus at senior care homes in...→

San Francisco Bay Area health officers extend stay-at-home order through May 3

San Francisco Bay Area health officers extend stay-at-home order through May 3

The prior order would have expired April 7, but health officers said coronavirus cases in the Bay Area have risen and are straining healthcare resources. Read full article: San Francisco Bay Area health officers e...→

News 12 to debut social media concert series

News 12 to debut social media concert series

News 12 is trying something new and rolling out a series of concerts via social media to keep our audience and viewers entertained and engaged during these cha [...] Read full article: News 12 to debut social media concert se...→

Coronavirus: 5 cases, 1 dead from COVID-19 at another Bay Area nursing home

Coronavirus: 5 cases, 1 dead from COVID-19 at another Bay Area nursing home

Five residents at the Pacifica Nursing and Rehab Center have tested positive and one has died, continuing to confirm health officials’ fears of the vulnerable [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: 5 cases, 1 dead from COVID-...→

Weekend Showers Will Aid Bay Area Shelter-In-Place Enforcement

Weekend Showers Will Aid Bay Area Shelter-In-Place Enforcement

While San Francisco Bay Area health officials have issued tougher new shelter-in-place restrictions, Mother Nature may also play a role this weekend in stemmin [...] Read full article: Weekend Showers Will Aid Bay Area Shelte...→

Bay Area school officials scramble to come up distance learning plans that work

Bay Area school officials scramble to come up distance learning plans that work

In the coming weeks, school districts across the Bay Area will implement new distance learning protocols, new grading systems and ways to navigate a new enviro [...] Read full article: Bay Area school officials scramble to co...→

Coronavirus: Local gun dealers, NRA sue Bay Area officials over ‘non-essential’ designation

Coronavirus: Local gun dealers, NRA sue Bay Area officials over ‘non-essential’ designation

Groups file joint suit citing White House advisory that gun shops can stay open during COVID-19 shelter-in-place order. Read full article: Coronavirus: Local gun dealers, NRA sue ...→

Person of interest sought in 1-80 slaying of Bay Area rapper

Person of interest sought in 1-80 slaying of Bay Area rapper

Based on information provided by the public, the CHP says it has been able to develop a sketch of a person of interest involved in last year’s murder of Robert [...] Read full article: Person of interest sought in 1-80 slayin...→

Editorial: Fighting COVID-19, Bay Area leads where Trump has not

Editorial: Fighting COVID-19, Bay Area leads where Trump has not

We know the uncertainty of what lies ahead is scary. But stay home — for your sake and everyone else’s. Read full article: Editorial: Fighting COVID-19, Bay Area l...→

Bay Area officials add new restrictions on what people can do during extended COVID-19 shelter-in-place orders

Bay Area officials add new restrictions on what people can do during extended COVID-19 shelter-in-place orders

Bay Area public health officials added new restrictions to what residents are allowed to do as they shelter in place. The new restrictions applied to six Bay A [...] Read full article: Bay Area officials add new restrictions ...→

Photos: Day 15 of Bay Area coronavirus shelter-in-place

Photos: Day 15 of Bay Area coronavirus shelter-in-place

Our staff photojournalists take a look at life around the Bay Area on Day 15 of the coronavirus shelter-in-place. Read full article: Photos: Day 15 of Bay Area coronavirus s...→

Local businesses rely on virtual networking and social media to outlast coronavirus pandemic

Local businesses rely on virtual networking and social media to outlast coronavirus pandemic

The Cake Girl in Tampa, like every other business in the hospitality industry, is rethinking how they engage with people bored at home following social distanc [...] Read full article: Local businesses rely on virtual network...→

Bay Area shelter-in-place gets more restrictive as coronavirus cases rise

Bay Area shelter-in-place gets more restrictive as coronavirus cases rise

With coronavirus cases continuing to increase, the Bay Area on Tuesday extended its list of things residents cannot do. Read full article: Bay Area shelter-in-place gets more rest...→

Coronavirus Passover: Bay Area seder meals for pick-up, delivery

Coronavirus Passover: Bay Area seder meals for pick-up, delivery

Brisket, matzoh ball soup and even the seder plate are being offered from San Jose to Walnut Creek and Oakland. Just order soon. These markets, caterers and re [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Passover: Bay Area seder mea...→

Coronavirus: 3 Bay Area theaters part of virtual indie film fest

Coronavirus: 3 Bay Area theaters part of virtual indie film fest

Indie film companies are partnering with three Bay Area movie theaters to give discriminating cinephiles a virtual film festival of sorts at a time when movie [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: 3 Bay Area theaters part of...→

Coronavirus: Seeking public’s help in reporting on Bay Area nursing homes and assisted living facilities

Coronavirus: Seeking public’s help in reporting on Bay Area nursing homes and assisted living facilities

We are asking for your help by being our eyes and ears. Is the facility safe? Are you confident that staff is doing all it can to limit residents’ exposure to [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Seeking public’s help in re...→

Bay Area restaurateurs use GoFundMe to help out-of-work employees

Bay Area restaurateurs use GoFundMe to help out-of-work employees

It will take state and federal money to bail out the restaurant industry, said an expert, but donations could tide employees over until that happens. Read full article: Bay Area restaurateurs use GoFundMe to h...→

Metro Detroit father who documented coronavirus battle on social media has recovered

Metro Detroit father who documented coronavirus battle on social media has recovered

(WXYZ) — A father from Southfield who posted videos on Facebook documenting his coronavirus battle is now out of the hospital.... As a journeyman millwright, D [...] Read full article: Metro Detroit father who documented coro...→

Coronavirus: See the Bay Area’s new essential business social-distancing protocol form

Coronavirus: See the Bay Area’s new essential business social-distancing protocol form

Essential businesses that remain open during the Bay Area’s shelter-in-place order must develop, implement and post a plan to maintain social distancing in the [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: See the Bay Area’s new esse...→