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Santa Clara County Reopening: Businesses Still Face Challenges As More Restrictions Are Lifted

Santa Clara County Reopening: Businesses Still Face Challenges As More Restrictions Are Lifted

In-store retail and outdoor dining is now allowed in Santa Clara County, but many business owners said Friday that it is far from business as usual for them. Read full article: Santa Clara County Reopening: Businesses...→

Outdoor dining, indoor shopping allowed as Santa Clara County enters new phase amid pandemic

Outdoor dining, indoor shopping allowed as Santa Clara County enters new phase amid pandemic

Santa Clara County is moving forward with a new phase of reopening, allowing outdoor dining and indoor shopping among other activities. Read full article: Outdoor dining, indoor shopping allowed ...→

Lawmaker threatens to subpoena Department of Health over data about COVID-19 in long-term care facilities | MinnPost

Lawmaker threatens to subpoena Department of Health over data about COVID-19 in long-term care facilities | MinnPost

In a letter to the agency, state Sen. Karin Housley said the Senate’s Family Care and Aging Committee, which Housley chairs, has tried to learn more from the M [...] Read full article: Lawmaker threatens to subpoena Departmen...→

Letter: Santa Clara County leaders won’t stand up to renegade doctor

Letter: Santa Clara County leaders won’t stand up to renegade doctor

Drs. Cody and Smith should tell the next generation why they trampled the economy and their education. Read full article: Letter: Santa Clara County leaders won’t...→

Experts, Activists: ‘White Supremacy Is a Lethal Public Health Issue,’ Adds to Coronavirus

Experts, Activists: ‘White Supremacy Is a Lethal Public Health Issue,’ Adds to Coronavirus

Doctors and activists have signed a letter claiming "white supremacy is a public health issue" that predates but contributes to coronavius. Read full article: Experts, Activists: ‘White Supremacy Is ...→

Ohio Democrats Push to Declare Racism a Public Health Crisis

Ohio Democrats Push to Declare Racism a Public Health Crisis

Democratic lawmakers in Ohio have proposed legislation to declare racism a public health issue amid nationwide protests over the death of George Floyd.The Ohio [...] Read full article: Ohio Democrats Push to Declare Racism a ...→

Montgomery County health officer advises protesters to take precautions | WTOP

Montgomery County health officer advises protesters to take precautions | WTOP

The lead health officer for Montgomery County, Maryland, advised protesters to be as safe as possible when gathered in large crowds. Read full article: Montgomery County health officer advises...→

U.S. Postal Service, Denver health department still at odds over if distribution center had COIVD-19 outbreak

U.S. Postal Service, Denver health department still at odds over if distribution center had COIVD-19 outbreak

Denver health officials argued that USPS had refused to allow its inspectors access to ensure the facility was safe, forcing them to order its closure. USPS co [...] Read full article: U.S. Postal Service, Denver health depar...→

More changes to Santa Clara County’s stay-at-home still weeks away, health officials say

More changes to Santa Clara County’s stay-at-home still weeks away, health officials say

Health Officer Dr. Sara Cody stopped short of giving a clear timeline for which businesses and sectors could be next to reopen. Read full article: More changes to Santa Clara County’s sta...→

Cheryl Anderson Named Founding Dean of School of Public Health at UC San Diego - Times of San Diego

Dr. Cheryl Anderson, professor and interim chair of the Department of Family Medicine and Public Health in the School of Medicine at the University of Californ [...] Read full article: Cheryl Anderson Named Founding Dean of S...→

COVID should spur needed cultural and policy changes on public health

COVID should spur needed cultural and policy changes on public health

Common-sense steps we should have taken years ago are becoming evident as we enter our fifth month of response to the global coronavirus health crisis. Read full article: COVID should spur needed cultural and po...→

Last week, a spokesperson for the Colorado Department of Public Health and Envir [...]

Last week, a spokesperson for the Colorado Department of Public Health and Envir [...]

Last week, a spokesperson for the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment told us that the facility, at 7550 East 53rd Place, is expected to be fo [...] Read full article: Last week, a spokesperson for the Colora...→

Santa Clara County Schools Superintendent Says More PPE Needed To Reopen Campuses

Santa Clara County Schools Superintendent Says More PPE Needed To Reopen Campuses

Santa Clara County Superintendent of Schools Mary Ann Dewan said Friday that school staff and faculty still do not have the required amount of personal protect [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County Schools Superintenden...→

WATCH: Latest In Hillsborough County Phase 2 Reopenings

WATCH: Latest In Hillsborough County Phase 2 Reopenings

As of June 5, Gov. Ron DeSantis’ full Phase 1 and Phase 2 of the Safe. Smart. Step-by-Step Plan for Florida’s Recovery are in effect. Read full article: WATCH: Latest In Hillsborough County Pha...→

Minneapolis City Council members aim to 'dismantle' police department, 'rethink' public safety

Minneapolis City Council members aim to 'dismantle' police department, 'rethink' public safety

Several members of the Minneapolis City Council this week have expressed support for radical changes to how the city handles law enforcement, including a move [...] Read full article: Minneapolis City Council members aim to ...→

Suddenly, Public Health Officials Say Social Justice Matters More than Social Distance

Suddenly, Public Health Officials Say Social Justice Matters More than Social Distance

For months, health experts told Americans to stay home. Now, many are encouraging the public to join mass protests. Read full article: Suddenly, Public Health Officials Say So...→

Business and public health more intertwined than ever due to COVID, panel of experts say

Business and public health more intertwined than ever due to COVID, panel of experts say

To more forward into the “new normal” following the coronavirus pandemic, business will need to work hand-in-hand with public health measures to rebound the ec [...] Read full article: Business and public health more intertwi...→

Activists, alderman urge Mayor Lori Lightfoot to forgo contact tracing contract, instead spend money on expanding health department

Activists, alderman urge Mayor Lori Lightfoot to forgo contact tracing contract, instead spend money on expanding health department

Mayor Lori Lightfoot should not hire an outside agency to oversee contract tracing for COVID-19 cases and instead use the money earmarked for that effort to be [...] Read full article: Activists, alderman urge Mayor Lori Ligh...→

Cooling Centers Opened In Santa Clara And Contra Costa Counties For Latest Heat Spell

Cooling Centers Opened In Santa Clara And Contra Costa Counties For Latest Heat Spell

BAY AREA (CBS SF) — With parts of the Bay Area cooking under more high temperatures this week, officials in Santa Clara County and Contra Costa County have set [...] Read full article: Cooling Centers Opened In Santa Clara An...→

Santa Clara Supervisors Approve $5M For COVID-19 Financial Assistance Program

Santa Clara Supervisors Approve $5M For COVID-19 Financial Assistance Program

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to support the allocation of $5 million to the Silicon Valley Community Foundation in support of the [...] Read full article: Santa Clara Supervisors Approve $5M For ...→

Severe Thunderstorm Watch Issued for Kenosha County

Severe Thunderstorm Watch Issued for Kenosha County

 A severe thunderstorm watch has been issued for several counties in southeastern Wisconsin Tuesday, including Kenosha County. According to the National Weathe [...] Read full article: Severe Thunderstorm Watch Issued for Ken...→

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...→

Oakland Mayor Defends Curfew: 'These Types of Demonstrations' Endanger Public Health

Oakland Mayor Defends Curfew: 'These Types of Demonstrations' Endanger Public Health

On MSNBC on Monday, Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf (D) defended imposing an 8:oo p.m. curfew on the city by stating that the looting on Sunday, which impacted | Cl [...] Read full article: Oakland Mayor Defends Curfew: 'These Typ...→

WATCH: Child psychotherapist & pediatrician discuss impact of pandemic on childrens' mental health

WATCH: Child psychotherapist & pediatrician discuss impact of pandemic on childrens' mental health

As part of our ongoing coverage with The Rebound Detroit, we host weekly Facebook Lives talking with experts on how we can rebound from the pandemic. Read full article: WATCH: Child psychotherapist & pediatric...→

Santa Clara County restaurants reopen for outdoor dining

Santa Clara County restaurants reopen for outdoor dining

Coronavirus restrictions ease; Contra Costa and San Mateo counties next up to go alfresco Read full article: Santa Clara County restaurants reopen fo...→

'A Systemic Problem': Somerville Declares Racism A Public Health Emergency

'A Systemic Problem': Somerville Declares Racism A Public Health Emergency

As protesters take to the streets around the country demanding racial justice, the city of Somerville is taking a new step toward battling racism by calling it [...] Read full article: 'A Systemic Problem': Somerville Declare...→

DuPage Health Department suing Wheaton gym owner who reopened fully

DuPage Health Department suing Wheaton gym owner who reopened fully

The DuPage County Health Department is taking a Wheaton gym owner to court, trying to get him to obey state orders prohibiting such facilities from being fully [...] Read full article: DuPage Health Department suing Wheaton g...→

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...→

Somerville To Declare Racism Public Safety And Health Emergency

Somerville To Declare Racism Public Safety And Health Emergency

The city looks to demilitarize its police, increase the diversity of the police force and provide impartial oversight of the department. Read full article: Somerville To Declare Racism Public Safe...→

Miami-Dade County Public Schools

A monsoon on the last day of the most challenging school year in memory? It fits the moment. The COVID-19 pandemic forced schools to close, and that led to 51 [...] Read full article: Miami-Dade County Public Schools...→

‘Be on the right side of history’: Democrats push to declare racism a public health crisis

‘Be on the right side of history’: Democrats push to declare racism a public health crisis

Democratic lawmakers in Ohio have proposed legislation to declare racism a public health issue amid nationwide protests over the death of George Floyd. Read full article: ‘Be on the right side of history’: Democ...→

Suspected tractor thief arrested in very low-speed Santa Cruz County chase

Suspected tractor thief arrested in very low-speed Santa Cruz County chase

California Highway Police officers were involved in a “very low-speed” chase with a John Deere tractor over Highway 17 early Monday morning. Read full article: Suspected tractor thief arrested in very...→

Santa Clara County Businesses Prepare For Limited Reopenings, Outdoor Dining

Santa Clara County Businesses Prepare For Limited Reopenings, Outdoor Dining

Santa Clara County was the first in the Bay Area to impose a shelter-in-place and they have been one of the last to begin loosening it. Tuesday, the County Hea [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County Businesses Prepare Fo...→

Coronavirus: Another death in Santa Clara, Alameda counties

Coronavirus: Another death in Santa Clara, Alameda counties

Santa Clara County has recorded 143 deaths since the pandemic started, the most in the 10-county Bay Area, while Alameda County has recorded the most cases wit [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Another death in Santa Clar...→

Santa Monica police chief faces calls to resign after officers watch businesses being looted, do nothing

Santa Monica police chief faces calls to resign after officers watch businesses being looted, do nothing

Santa Monica Police Chief Cynthia Renaud has faced calls to resign after local television footage showed officers standing idly by as looters ransacked more th [...] Read full article: Santa Monica police chief faces calls to...→

Public health experts urge police to stop using tear gas during COVID-19 pandemic

Public health experts urge police to stop using tear gas during COVID-19 pandemic

Some health experts warn tear gas could “increase risk for COVID-19 by making the respiratory tract more susceptible to infection, exacerbating existing inflam [...] Read full article: Public health experts urge police to sto...→

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Archbishop Holds First Public Mass; Santa Clara Easing Business Restrictions

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Archbishop Holds First Public Mass; Santa Clara Easing Business Restrictions

San Francisco Weighs Permanent COVID-19 Eviction Protections SAN FRANCISCO — City officials in San Francisco are considering extending eviction protections tha [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Archbisho...→

Santa Clara County Schools Superintendent Says More PPE Needed To Reopen Campuses

Santa Clara County Schools Superintendent Says More PPE Needed To Reopen Campuses

Santa Clara County Superintendent of Schools Mary Ann Dewan said Friday that school staff and faculty still do not have the required amount of personal protect [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County Schools Superintenden...→

Outdoor dining, indoor shopping allowed as Santa Clara County enters new phase amid pandemic

Outdoor dining, indoor shopping allowed as Santa Clara County enters new phase amid pandemic

Santa Clara County is moving forward with a new phase of reopening, allowing outdoor dining and indoor shopping among other activities. Read full article: Outdoor dining, indoor shopping allowed ...→

Minneapolis City Council members aim to 'dismantle' police department, 'rethink' public safety

Minneapolis City Council members aim to 'dismantle' police department, 'rethink' public safety

Several members of the Minneapolis City Council this week have expressed support for radical changes to how the city handles law enforcement, including a move [...] Read full article: Minneapolis City Council members aim to ...→

DuPage Health Department suing Wheaton gym owner who reopened fully

DuPage Health Department suing Wheaton gym owner who reopened fully

The DuPage County Health Department is taking a Wheaton gym owner to court, trying to get him to obey state orders prohibiting such facilities from being fully [...] Read full article: DuPage Health Department suing Wheaton g...→

Business and public health more intertwined than ever due to COVID, panel of experts say

Business and public health more intertwined than ever due to COVID, panel of experts say

To more forward into the “new normal” following the coronavirus pandemic, business will need to work hand-in-hand with public health measures to rebound the ec [...] Read full article: Business and public health more intertwi...→

Experts, Activists: ‘White Supremacy Is a Lethal Public Health Issue,’ Adds to Coronavirus

Experts, Activists: ‘White Supremacy Is a Lethal Public Health Issue,’ Adds to Coronavirus

Doctors and activists have signed a letter claiming "white supremacy is a public health issue" that predates but contributes to coronavius. Read full article: Experts, Activists: ‘White Supremacy Is ...→

Somerville To Declare Racism Public Safety And Health Emergency

Somerville To Declare Racism Public Safety And Health Emergency

The city looks to demilitarize its police, increase the diversity of the police force and provide impartial oversight of the department. Read full article: Somerville To Declare Racism Public Safe...→

Cooling Centers Opened In Santa Clara And Contra Costa Counties For Latest Heat Spell

Cooling Centers Opened In Santa Clara And Contra Costa Counties For Latest Heat Spell

BAY AREA (CBS SF) — With parts of the Bay Area cooking under more high temperatures this week, officials in Santa Clara County and Contra Costa County have set [...] Read full article: Cooling Centers Opened In Santa Clara An...→

Montgomery County health officer advises protesters to take precautions | WTOP

Montgomery County health officer advises protesters to take precautions | WTOP

The lead health officer for Montgomery County, Maryland, advised protesters to be as safe as possible when gathered in large crowds. Read full article: Montgomery County health officer advises...→

‘Be on the right side of history’: Democrats push to declare racism a public health crisis

‘Be on the right side of history’: Democrats push to declare racism a public health crisis

Democratic lawmakers in Ohio have proposed legislation to declare racism a public health issue amid nationwide protests over the death of George Floyd. Read full article: ‘Be on the right side of history’: Democ...→

Santa Clara Supervisors Approve $5M For COVID-19 Financial Assistance Program

Santa Clara Supervisors Approve $5M For COVID-19 Financial Assistance Program

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to support the allocation of $5 million to the Silicon Valley Community Foundation in support of the [...] Read full article: Santa Clara Supervisors Approve $5M For ...→

Suspected tractor thief arrested in very low-speed Santa Cruz County chase

Suspected tractor thief arrested in very low-speed Santa Cruz County chase

California Highway Police officers were involved in a “very low-speed” chase with a John Deere tractor over Highway 17 early Monday morning. Read full article: Suspected tractor thief arrested in very...→

Severe Thunderstorm Watch Issued for Kenosha County

Severe Thunderstorm Watch Issued for Kenosha County

 A severe thunderstorm watch has been issued for several counties in southeastern Wisconsin Tuesday, including Kenosha County. According to the National Weathe [...] Read full article: Severe Thunderstorm Watch Issued for Ken...→

More changes to Santa Clara County’s stay-at-home still weeks away, health officials say

More changes to Santa Clara County’s stay-at-home still weeks away, health officials say

Health Officer Dr. Sara Cody stopped short of giving a clear timeline for which businesses and sectors could be next to reopen. Read full article: More changes to Santa Clara County’s sta...→

Coronavirus: Another death in Santa Clara, Alameda counties

Coronavirus: Another death in Santa Clara, Alameda counties

Santa Clara County has recorded 143 deaths since the pandemic started, the most in the 10-county Bay Area, while Alameda County has recorded the most cases wit [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Another death in Santa Clar...→

COVID should spur needed cultural and policy changes on public health

COVID should spur needed cultural and policy changes on public health

Common-sense steps we should have taken years ago are becoming evident as we enter our fifth month of response to the global coronavirus health crisis. Read full article: COVID should spur needed cultural and po...→

Public health experts urge police to stop using tear gas during COVID-19 pandemic

Public health experts urge police to stop using tear gas during COVID-19 pandemic

Some health experts warn tear gas could “increase risk for COVID-19 by making the respiratory tract more susceptible to infection, exacerbating existing inflam [...] Read full article: Public health experts urge police to sto...→

WATCH: Child psychotherapist & pediatrician discuss impact of pandemic on childrens' mental health

WATCH: Child psychotherapist & pediatrician discuss impact of pandemic on childrens' mental health

As part of our ongoing coverage with The Rebound Detroit, we host weekly Facebook Lives talking with experts on how we can rebound from the pandemic. Read full article: WATCH: Child psychotherapist & pediatric...→

Last week, a spokesperson for the Colorado Department of Public Health and Envir [...]

Last week, a spokesperson for the Colorado Department of Public Health and Envir [...]

Last week, a spokesperson for the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment told us that the facility, at 7550 East 53rd Place, is expected to be fo [...] Read full article: Last week, a spokesperson for the Colora...→

Santa Clara County Reopening: Businesses Still Face Challenges As More Restrictions Are Lifted

Santa Clara County Reopening: Businesses Still Face Challenges As More Restrictions Are Lifted

In-store retail and outdoor dining is now allowed in Santa Clara County, but many business owners said Friday that it is far from business as usual for them. Read full article: Santa Clara County Reopening: Businesses...→

Santa Clara County restaurants reopen for outdoor dining

Santa Clara County restaurants reopen for outdoor dining

Coronavirus restrictions ease; Contra Costa and San Mateo counties next up to go alfresco Read full article: Santa Clara County restaurants reopen fo...→

WATCH: Latest In Hillsborough County Phase 2 Reopenings

WATCH: Latest In Hillsborough County Phase 2 Reopenings

As of June 5, Gov. Ron DeSantis’ full Phase 1 and Phase 2 of the Safe. Smart. Step-by-Step Plan for Florida’s Recovery are in effect. Read full article: WATCH: Latest In Hillsborough County Pha...→

Lawmaker threatens to subpoena Department of Health over data about COVID-19 in long-term care facilities | MinnPost

Lawmaker threatens to subpoena Department of Health over data about COVID-19 in long-term care facilities | MinnPost

In a letter to the agency, state Sen. Karin Housley said the Senate’s Family Care and Aging Committee, which Housley chairs, has tried to learn more from the M [...] Read full article: Lawmaker threatens to subpoena Departmen...→

'A Systemic Problem': Somerville Declares Racism A Public Health Emergency

'A Systemic Problem': Somerville Declares Racism A Public Health Emergency

As protesters take to the streets around the country demanding racial justice, the city of Somerville is taking a new step toward battling racism by calling it [...] Read full article: 'A Systemic Problem': Somerville Declare...→

Suddenly, Public Health Officials Say Social Justice Matters More than Social Distance

Suddenly, Public Health Officials Say Social Justice Matters More than Social Distance

For months, health experts told Americans to stay home. Now, many are encouraging the public to join mass protests. Read full article: Suddenly, Public Health Officials Say So...→

Letter: Santa Clara County leaders won’t stand up to renegade doctor

Letter: Santa Clara County leaders won’t stand up to renegade doctor

Drs. Cody and Smith should tell the next generation why they trampled the economy and their education. Read full article: Letter: Santa Clara County leaders won’t...→

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...→

Activists, alderman urge Mayor Lori Lightfoot to forgo contact tracing contract, instead spend money on expanding health department

Activists, alderman urge Mayor Lori Lightfoot to forgo contact tracing contract, instead spend money on expanding health department

Mayor Lori Lightfoot should not hire an outside agency to oversee contract tracing for COVID-19 cases and instead use the money earmarked for that effort to be [...] Read full article: Activists, alderman urge Mayor Lori Ligh...→

Ohio Democrats Push to Declare Racism a Public Health Crisis

Ohio Democrats Push to Declare Racism a Public Health Crisis

Democratic lawmakers in Ohio have proposed legislation to declare racism a public health issue amid nationwide protests over the death of George Floyd.The Ohio [...] Read full article: Ohio Democrats Push to Declare Racism a ...→

Miami-Dade County Public Schools

A monsoon on the last day of the most challenging school year in memory? It fits the moment. The COVID-19 pandemic forced schools to close, and that led to 51 [...] Read full article: Miami-Dade County Public Schools...→

U.S. Postal Service, Denver health department still at odds over if distribution center had COIVD-19 outbreak

U.S. Postal Service, Denver health department still at odds over if distribution center had COIVD-19 outbreak

Denver health officials argued that USPS had refused to allow its inspectors access to ensure the facility was safe, forcing them to order its closure. USPS co [...] Read full article: U.S. Postal Service, Denver health depar...→

Santa Clara County Businesses Prepare For Limited Reopenings, Outdoor Dining

Santa Clara County Businesses Prepare For Limited Reopenings, Outdoor Dining

Santa Clara County was the first in the Bay Area to impose a shelter-in-place and they have been one of the last to begin loosening it. Tuesday, the County Hea [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County Businesses Prepare Fo...→

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...→

Cheryl Anderson Named Founding Dean of School of Public Health at UC San Diego - Times of San Diego

Dr. Cheryl Anderson, professor and interim chair of the Department of Family Medicine and Public Health in the School of Medicine at the University of Californ [...] Read full article: Cheryl Anderson Named Founding Dean of S...→

Santa Monica police chief faces calls to resign after officers watch businesses being looted, do nothing

Santa Monica police chief faces calls to resign after officers watch businesses being looted, do nothing

Santa Monica Police Chief Cynthia Renaud has faced calls to resign after local television footage showed officers standing idly by as looters ransacked more th [...] Read full article: Santa Monica police chief faces calls to...→

Oakland Mayor Defends Curfew: 'These Types of Demonstrations' Endanger Public Health

Oakland Mayor Defends Curfew: 'These Types of Demonstrations' Endanger Public Health

On MSNBC on Monday, Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf (D) defended imposing an 8:oo p.m. curfew on the city by stating that the looting on Sunday, which impacted | Cl [...] Read full article: Oakland Mayor Defends Curfew: 'These Typ...→

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Archbishop Holds First Public Mass; Santa Clara Easing Business Restrictions

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Archbishop Holds First Public Mass; Santa Clara Easing Business Restrictions

San Francisco Weighs Permanent COVID-19 Eviction Protections SAN FRANCISCO — City officials in San Francisco are considering extending eviction protections tha [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Archbisho...→

Last week, a spokesperson for the Colorado Department of Public Health and Envir [...]

Last week, a spokesperson for the Colorado Department of Public Health and Envir [...]

Last week, a spokesperson for the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment told us that the facility, at 7550 East 53rd Place, is expected to be fo [...] Read full article: Last week, a spokesperson for the Colora...→

Santa Clara County Reopening: Businesses Still Face Challenges As More Restrictions Are Lifted

Santa Clara County Reopening: Businesses Still Face Challenges As More Restrictions Are Lifted

In-store retail and outdoor dining is now allowed in Santa Clara County, but many business owners said Friday that it is far from business as usual for them. Read full article: Santa Clara County Reopening: Businesses...→

Santa Clara County Schools Superintendent Says More PPE Needed To Reopen Campuses

Santa Clara County Schools Superintendent Says More PPE Needed To Reopen Campuses

Santa Clara County Superintendent of Schools Mary Ann Dewan said Friday that school staff and faculty still do not have the required amount of personal protect [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County Schools Superintenden...→

Santa Clara County restaurants reopen for outdoor dining

Santa Clara County restaurants reopen for outdoor dining

Coronavirus restrictions ease; Contra Costa and San Mateo counties next up to go alfresco Read full article: Santa Clara County restaurants reopen fo...→

Outdoor dining, indoor shopping allowed as Santa Clara County enters new phase amid pandemic

Outdoor dining, indoor shopping allowed as Santa Clara County enters new phase amid pandemic

Santa Clara County is moving forward with a new phase of reopening, allowing outdoor dining and indoor shopping among other activities. Read full article: Outdoor dining, indoor shopping allowed ...→

WATCH: Latest In Hillsborough County Phase 2 Reopenings

WATCH: Latest In Hillsborough County Phase 2 Reopenings

As of June 5, Gov. Ron DeSantis’ full Phase 1 and Phase 2 of the Safe. Smart. Step-by-Step Plan for Florida’s Recovery are in effect. Read full article: WATCH: Latest In Hillsborough County Pha...→

Lawmaker threatens to subpoena Department of Health over data about COVID-19 in long-term care facilities | MinnPost

Lawmaker threatens to subpoena Department of Health over data about COVID-19 in long-term care facilities | MinnPost

In a letter to the agency, state Sen. Karin Housley said the Senate’s Family Care and Aging Committee, which Housley chairs, has tried to learn more from the M [...] Read full article: Lawmaker threatens to subpoena Departmen...→

Minneapolis City Council members aim to 'dismantle' police department, 'rethink' public safety

Minneapolis City Council members aim to 'dismantle' police department, 'rethink' public safety

Several members of the Minneapolis City Council this week have expressed support for radical changes to how the city handles law enforcement, including a move [...] Read full article: Minneapolis City Council members aim to ...→

'A Systemic Problem': Somerville Declares Racism A Public Health Emergency

'A Systemic Problem': Somerville Declares Racism A Public Health Emergency

As protesters take to the streets around the country demanding racial justice, the city of Somerville is taking a new step toward battling racism by calling it [...] Read full article: 'A Systemic Problem': Somerville Declare...→

Suddenly, Public Health Officials Say Social Justice Matters More than Social Distance

Suddenly, Public Health Officials Say Social Justice Matters More than Social Distance

For months, health experts told Americans to stay home. Now, many are encouraging the public to join mass protests. Read full article: Suddenly, Public Health Officials Say So...→

DuPage Health Department suing Wheaton gym owner who reopened fully

DuPage Health Department suing Wheaton gym owner who reopened fully

The DuPage County Health Department is taking a Wheaton gym owner to court, trying to get him to obey state orders prohibiting such facilities from being fully [...] Read full article: DuPage Health Department suing Wheaton g...→

Letter: Santa Clara County leaders won’t stand up to renegade doctor

Letter: Santa Clara County leaders won’t stand up to renegade doctor

Drs. Cody and Smith should tell the next generation why they trampled the economy and their education. Read full article: Letter: Santa Clara County leaders won’t...→

Business and public health more intertwined than ever due to COVID, panel of experts say

Business and public health more intertwined than ever due to COVID, panel of experts say

To more forward into the “new normal” following the coronavirus pandemic, business will need to work hand-in-hand with public health measures to rebound the ec [...] Read full article: Business and public health more intertwi...→

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...→

Experts, Activists: ‘White Supremacy Is a Lethal Public Health Issue,’ Adds to Coronavirus

Experts, Activists: ‘White Supremacy Is a Lethal Public Health Issue,’ Adds to Coronavirus

Doctors and activists have signed a letter claiming "white supremacy is a public health issue" that predates but contributes to coronavius. Read full article: Experts, Activists: ‘White Supremacy Is ...→

Activists, alderman urge Mayor Lori Lightfoot to forgo contact tracing contract, instead spend money on expanding health department

Activists, alderman urge Mayor Lori Lightfoot to forgo contact tracing contract, instead spend money on expanding health department

Mayor Lori Lightfoot should not hire an outside agency to oversee contract tracing for COVID-19 cases and instead use the money earmarked for that effort to be [...] Read full article: Activists, alderman urge Mayor Lori Ligh...→

Somerville To Declare Racism Public Safety And Health Emergency

Somerville To Declare Racism Public Safety And Health Emergency

The city looks to demilitarize its police, increase the diversity of the police force and provide impartial oversight of the department. Read full article: Somerville To Declare Racism Public Safe...→

Ohio Democrats Push to Declare Racism a Public Health Crisis

Ohio Democrats Push to Declare Racism a Public Health Crisis

Democratic lawmakers in Ohio have proposed legislation to declare racism a public health issue amid nationwide protests over the death of George Floyd.The Ohio [...] Read full article: Ohio Democrats Push to Declare Racism a ...→

Cooling Centers Opened In Santa Clara And Contra Costa Counties For Latest Heat Spell

Cooling Centers Opened In Santa Clara And Contra Costa Counties For Latest Heat Spell

BAY AREA (CBS SF) — With parts of the Bay Area cooking under more high temperatures this week, officials in Santa Clara County and Contra Costa County have set [...] Read full article: Cooling Centers Opened In Santa Clara An...→

Miami-Dade County Public Schools

A monsoon on the last day of the most challenging school year in memory? It fits the moment. The COVID-19 pandemic forced schools to close, and that led to 51 [...] Read full article: Miami-Dade County Public Schools...→

Montgomery County health officer advises protesters to take precautions | WTOP

Montgomery County health officer advises protesters to take precautions | WTOP

The lead health officer for Montgomery County, Maryland, advised protesters to be as safe as possible when gathered in large crowds. Read full article: Montgomery County health officer advises...→

‘Be on the right side of history’: Democrats push to declare racism a public health crisis

‘Be on the right side of history’: Democrats push to declare racism a public health crisis

Democratic lawmakers in Ohio have proposed legislation to declare racism a public health issue amid nationwide protests over the death of George Floyd. Read full article: ‘Be on the right side of history’: Democ...→

Santa Clara Supervisors Approve $5M For COVID-19 Financial Assistance Program

Santa Clara Supervisors Approve $5M For COVID-19 Financial Assistance Program

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to support the allocation of $5 million to the Silicon Valley Community Foundation in support of the [...] Read full article: Santa Clara Supervisors Approve $5M For ...→

Suspected tractor thief arrested in very low-speed Santa Cruz County chase

Suspected tractor thief arrested in very low-speed Santa Cruz County chase

California Highway Police officers were involved in a “very low-speed” chase with a John Deere tractor over Highway 17 early Monday morning. Read full article: Suspected tractor thief arrested in very...→

U.S. Postal Service, Denver health department still at odds over if distribution center had COIVD-19 outbreak

U.S. Postal Service, Denver health department still at odds over if distribution center had COIVD-19 outbreak

Denver health officials argued that USPS had refused to allow its inspectors access to ensure the facility was safe, forcing them to order its closure. USPS co [...] Read full article: U.S. Postal Service, Denver health depar...→

Severe Thunderstorm Watch Issued for Kenosha County

Severe Thunderstorm Watch Issued for Kenosha County

 A severe thunderstorm watch has been issued for several counties in southeastern Wisconsin Tuesday, including Kenosha County. According to the National Weathe [...] Read full article: Severe Thunderstorm Watch Issued for Ken...→

Santa Clara County Businesses Prepare For Limited Reopenings, Outdoor Dining

Santa Clara County Businesses Prepare For Limited Reopenings, Outdoor Dining

Santa Clara County was the first in the Bay Area to impose a shelter-in-place and they have been one of the last to begin loosening it. Tuesday, the County Hea [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County Businesses Prepare Fo...→

More changes to Santa Clara County’s stay-at-home still weeks away, health officials say

More changes to Santa Clara County’s stay-at-home still weeks away, health officials say

Health Officer Dr. Sara Cody stopped short of giving a clear timeline for which businesses and sectors could be next to reopen. Read full article: More changes to Santa Clara County’s sta...→

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...→

Coronavirus: Another death in Santa Clara, Alameda counties

Coronavirus: Another death in Santa Clara, Alameda counties

Santa Clara County has recorded 143 deaths since the pandemic started, the most in the 10-county Bay Area, while Alameda County has recorded the most cases wit [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Another death in Santa Clar...→

Cheryl Anderson Named Founding Dean of School of Public Health at UC San Diego - Times of San Diego

Dr. Cheryl Anderson, professor and interim chair of the Department of Family Medicine and Public Health in the School of Medicine at the University of Californ [...] Read full article: Cheryl Anderson Named Founding Dean of S...→

Santa Monica police chief faces calls to resign after officers watch businesses being looted, do nothing

Santa Monica police chief faces calls to resign after officers watch businesses being looted, do nothing

Santa Monica Police Chief Cynthia Renaud has faced calls to resign after local television footage showed officers standing idly by as looters ransacked more th [...] Read full article: Santa Monica police chief faces calls to...→

COVID should spur needed cultural and policy changes on public health

COVID should spur needed cultural and policy changes on public health

Common-sense steps we should have taken years ago are becoming evident as we enter our fifth month of response to the global coronavirus health crisis. Read full article: COVID should spur needed cultural and po...→

Oakland Mayor Defends Curfew: 'These Types of Demonstrations' Endanger Public Health

Oakland Mayor Defends Curfew: 'These Types of Demonstrations' Endanger Public Health

On MSNBC on Monday, Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf (D) defended imposing an 8:oo p.m. curfew on the city by stating that the looting on Sunday, which impacted | Cl [...] Read full article: Oakland Mayor Defends Curfew: 'These Typ...→

Public health experts urge police to stop using tear gas during COVID-19 pandemic

Public health experts urge police to stop using tear gas during COVID-19 pandemic

Some health experts warn tear gas could “increase risk for COVID-19 by making the respiratory tract more susceptible to infection, exacerbating existing inflam [...] Read full article: Public health experts urge police to sto...→

WATCH: Child psychotherapist & pediatrician discuss impact of pandemic on childrens' mental health

WATCH: Child psychotherapist & pediatrician discuss impact of pandemic on childrens' mental health

As part of our ongoing coverage with The Rebound Detroit, we host weekly Facebook Lives talking with experts on how we can rebound from the pandemic. Read full article: WATCH: Child psychotherapist & pediatric...→

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Archbishop Holds First Public Mass; Santa Clara Easing Business Restrictions

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Archbishop Holds First Public Mass; Santa Clara Easing Business Restrictions

San Francisco Weighs Permanent COVID-19 Eviction Protections SAN FRANCISCO — City officials in San Francisco are considering extending eviction protections tha [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Archbisho...→