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Public Health Experts Reject President’s View of Fading Pandemic

Public Health Experts Reject President’s View of Fading Pandemic

Contrary to Trump’s recent comments, specialists say, recent increases are real, and the virus is like a “forest fire” that will burn as long as there is fuel. Read full article: Public Health Experts Reject President’s...→

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

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

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

Customers, Staff Adjust To Strict Health Guidelines As LA County Bars Reopen

Customers, Staff Adjust To Strict Health Guidelines As LA County Bars Reopen

Friday night marked the first, and maybe happiest, happy hour around L.A. County in a while, as bars were able to reopen after three months shut down due to co [...] Read full article: Customers, Staff Adjust To Strict Health...→

Racism is a public health crisis: Chicago hospitals, clinics

Naming racism a public health crisis, 36 of Chicago’s largest hospitals and clinics pledge to improve health equity across the city. Read full article: Racism is a public health crisis: Chicag...→

Mask Policies at AMC, American Stoke Furor Over Public Health

Mask Policies at AMC, American Stoke Furor Over Public Health

The coronavirus pandemic, and President Donald Trump's response to it, have put corporate chiefs in an uncomfortable position: Deciding on mask-wearing policie [...] Read full article: Mask Policies at AMC, American Stoke Fur...→

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

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

The move comes about a week after California justices rescinded the statewide bail schedule last week, giving lower courts discretion to continue it.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

Alarm as vaccine foes, anti-mask activists target public health officials

Alarm as vaccine foes, anti-mask activists target public health officials

An alliance of anti-vaccine activists and those protesting California’s coronavirus restrictions is alarming public health officials who have expressed concern [...] Read full article: Alarm as vaccine foes, anti-mask activis...→

Monroe County mandates use of face coverings in public spaces

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

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

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

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

Watch: Chicago City Council to Discuss Proposal to Remove Police From Public Schools

Watch: Chicago City Council to Discuss Proposal to Remove Police From Public Schools

Chicago City Council was slated to debate on Wednesday a new proposal to remove police officers from the city’s public schools. Ald. Roderick Sawyer, Ald. Jean [...] Read full article: Watch: Chicago City Council to Discuss P...→

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

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

San Jose: Public Health Officer Sara Cody receiving threats over her handling of coronavirus closures

San Jose: Public Health Officer Sara Cody receiving threats over her handling of coronavirus closures

In an interview Tuesday, Cody did not address the threats specifically, but said “we’ve all taken more heat than we usually take. I try as much as possible to [...] Read full article: San Jose: Public Health Officer Sara Cod...→

Alameda County Heath Department Eases Stay-at-Home Order to Allow More Businesses to Open

Alameda County Heath Department Eases Stay-at-Home Order to Allow More Businesses to Open

Alameda County now allows outdoor restaurant dining, outdoor fitness classes, outdoor museums and indoor retail stores including malls to operate. Read full article: Alameda County Heath Department Eases St...→

Illinois Department of Public Health

The Illinois Department of Public Health announced Saturday an investigation into the sudden increase of foodborne illnesses in the state. Health officials rec [...] Read full article: Illinois Department of Public Health...→

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Coronavirus Updates: California Issues Mask Order, Trump Defies Public Health Experts To Hold Rally In Oklahoma

Coronavirus Updates: California Issues Mask Order, Trump Defies Public Health Experts To Hold Rally In Oklahoma

“Simply put, we are seeing too many people with faces uncovered — putting at risk the real progress we have made in fighting the disease,” Newsom said. Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: California Issues M...→

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

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

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

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

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

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

Dallas County Declares Racism a Public Health Emergency

Dallas County Declares Racism a Public Health Emergency

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

1,000 L.A. Restaurants Found Breaking Public Health Rules - LA Weekly

L.A. Public Health visited 2,000 Los Angeles restaurants and found that half of them were not adhering to its “Safer L.A.” regulations.  Read full article: 1,000 L.A. Restaurants Found Breaking Pu...→

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

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

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

Health Department Asks Court to Shut Down Pennsylvania Car Show

Health Department Asks Court to Shut Down Pennsylvania Car Show

Pennsylvania’s Department of Health is asking a state court to shut down the Spring Carlisle car show set to begin Wednesday that typically draws about 100,000 [...] Read full article: Health Department Asks Court to Shut Dow...→

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

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

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

NYC Officials to Subpoena Health Department for Unreleased ‘Report on Police Killings'

NYC Officials to Subpoena Health Department for Unreleased ‘Report on Police Killings'

Two New York City Council members will subpoena the city’s health department for a report that “purportedly shows more police-involved deaths in New York City [...] Read full article: NYC Officials to Subpoena Health Departm...→

Orange County Nail Salons, Tattoo Shops Reopen Under Strict Health Guidelines

Orange County Nail Salons, Tattoo Shops Reopen Under Strict Health Guidelines

MORE: Customers, Staff Adjust To Strict Health Guidelines As LA County Bars Reopen... MORE: Orange County Reports 288 New COVID-19 Cases, 7 Additional Deaths M [...] Read full article: Orange County Nail Salons, Tattoo Shops ...→

Colorado health officials report coronavirus outbreak at El Paso County overnight camp

Colorado health officials report coronavirus outbreak at El Paso County overnight camp

Colorado public health officials on Friday reported an outbreak of the novel coronavirus among staffers at a residential camp in El Paso County, with at least [...] Read full article: Colorado health officials report coronav...→

Watch Live: Dallas County Leaders Debate Face Mask Requirement

Watch Live: Dallas County Leaders Debate Face Mask Requirement

An emergency meeting is underway Friday morning between Dallas County leaders to decide whether to create a face mask requirement to combat the spread of the c [...] Read full article: Watch Live: Dallas County Leaders Debate...→

Rising coronavirus cases among Latinos alarm public health experts

Rising coronavirus cases among Latinos alarm public health experts

Latinos age 25 to 54 have a coronavirus mortality rate at least five times greater than white people. Read full article: Rising coronavirus cases among Latinos a...→

Berkeley, Alameda County Issue New Health Order Reopening Outdoor Dining, Religious Services

Berkeley, Alameda County Issue New Health Order Reopening Outdoor Dining, Religious Services

The city of Berkeley and Alameda County health officials on Thursday announced a new order that allows for the reopening of outdoor restaurant dining, outdoor [...] Read full article: Berkeley, Alameda County Issue New Healt...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Department Says 19 More Have Died In Past Day

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Department Says 19 More Have Died In Past Day

With a number of states in the country seeing spiking figures when it comes to new cases of COVID-19, Minnesota's numbers the last few weeks have been tending [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Departm...→

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

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

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

The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department deployed a sizable response to inves [...]

The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department deployed a sizable response to investigate a deputy-involved shooting in Kern County Wednesday afternoon. The deput [...] Read full article: The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Departm...→

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

LA County Sheriff’s Department Set to Finally Add Body Cameras, 5 Years After LAPD Added Body Cams

LA County Sheriff’s Department Set to Finally Add Body Cameras, 5 Years After LAPD Added Body Cams

The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department is set to roll out body-worn cameras for its deputies at the end of the third quarter this year — five years after [...] Read full article: LA County Sheriff’s Department Set to Fi...→

Public Health Experts Reject President’s View of Fading Pandemic

Public Health Experts Reject President’s View of Fading Pandemic

Contrary to Trump’s recent comments, specialists say, recent increases are real, and the virus is like a “forest fire” that will burn as long as there is fuel. Read full article: Public Health Experts Reject President’s...→

NYC Officials to Subpoena Health Department for Unreleased ‘Report on Police Killings'

NYC Officials to Subpoena Health Department for Unreleased ‘Report on Police Killings'

Two New York City Council members will subpoena the city’s health department for a report that “purportedly shows more police-involved deaths in New York City [...] Read full article: NYC Officials to Subpoena Health Departm...→

Illinois Department of Public Health

The Illinois Department of Public Health announced Saturday an investigation into the sudden increase of foodborne illnesses in the state. Health officials rec [...] Read full article: Illinois Department of Public Health...→

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

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

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

Orange County Nail Salons, Tattoo Shops Reopen Under Strict Health Guidelines

Orange County Nail Salons, Tattoo Shops Reopen Under Strict Health Guidelines

MORE: Customers, Staff Adjust To Strict Health Guidelines As LA County Bars Reopen... MORE: Orange County Reports 288 New COVID-19 Cases, 7 Additional Deaths M [...] Read full article: Orange County Nail Salons, Tattoo Shops ...→

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

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

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

Watch Live: Dallas County Leaders Debate Face Mask Requirement

Watch Live: Dallas County Leaders Debate Face Mask Requirement

An emergency meeting is underway Friday morning between Dallas County leaders to decide whether to create a face mask requirement to combat the spread of the c [...] Read full article: Watch Live: Dallas County Leaders Debate...→

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

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

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

Berkeley, Alameda County Issue New Health Order Reopening Outdoor Dining, Religious Services

Berkeley, Alameda County Issue New Health Order Reopening Outdoor Dining, Religious Services

The city of Berkeley and Alameda County health officials on Thursday announced a new order that allows for the reopening of outdoor restaurant dining, outdoor [...] Read full article: Berkeley, Alameda County Issue New Healt...→

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

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

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

Monroe County mandates use of face coverings in public spaces

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

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

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

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

1,000 L.A. Restaurants Found Breaking Public Health Rules - LA Weekly

L.A. Public Health visited 2,000 Los Angeles restaurants and found that half of them were not adhering to its “Safer L.A.” regulations.  Read full article: 1,000 L.A. Restaurants Found Breaking Pu...→

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

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

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

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

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

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

Watch: Chicago City Council to Discuss Proposal to Remove Police From Public Schools

Watch: Chicago City Council to Discuss Proposal to Remove Police From Public Schools

Chicago City Council was slated to debate on Wednesday a new proposal to remove police officers from the city’s public schools. Ald. Roderick Sawyer, Ald. Jean [...] Read full article: Watch: Chicago City Council to Discuss P...→

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

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

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

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

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

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

San Jose: Public Health Officer Sara Cody receiving threats over her handling of coronavirus closures

San Jose: Public Health Officer Sara Cody receiving threats over her handling of coronavirus closures

In an interview Tuesday, Cody did not address the threats specifically, but said “we’ve all taken more heat than we usually take. I try as much as possible to [...] Read full article: San Jose: Public Health Officer Sara Cod...→

Alameda County Heath Department Eases Stay-at-Home Order to Allow More Businesses to Open

Alameda County Heath Department Eases Stay-at-Home Order to Allow More Businesses to Open

Alameda County now allows outdoor restaurant dining, outdoor fitness classes, outdoor museums and indoor retail stores including malls to operate. Read full article: Alameda County Heath Department Eases St...→

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

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

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

Customers, Staff Adjust To Strict Health Guidelines As LA County Bars Reopen

Customers, Staff Adjust To Strict Health Guidelines As LA County Bars Reopen

Friday night marked the first, and maybe happiest, happy hour around L.A. County in a while, as bars were able to reopen after three months shut down due to co [...] Read full article: Customers, Staff Adjust To Strict Health...→

Colorado health officials report coronavirus outbreak at El Paso County overnight camp

Colorado health officials report coronavirus outbreak at El Paso County overnight camp

Colorado public health officials on Friday reported an outbreak of the novel coronavirus among staffers at a residential camp in El Paso County, with at least [...] Read full article: Colorado health officials report coronav...→

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

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

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

Racism is a public health crisis: Chicago hospitals, clinics

Naming racism a public health crisis, 36 of Chicago’s largest hospitals and clinics pledge to improve health equity across the city. Read full article: Racism is a public health crisis: Chicag...→

Coronavirus Updates: California Issues Mask Order, Trump Defies Public Health Experts To Hold Rally In Oklahoma

Coronavirus Updates: California Issues Mask Order, Trump Defies Public Health Experts To Hold Rally In Oklahoma

“Simply put, we are seeing too many people with faces uncovered — putting at risk the real progress we have made in fighting the disease,” Newsom said. Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: California Issues M...→

Mask Policies at AMC, American Stoke Furor Over Public Health

Mask Policies at AMC, American Stoke Furor Over Public Health

The coronavirus pandemic, and President Donald Trump's response to it, have put corporate chiefs in an uncomfortable position: Deciding on mask-wearing policie [...] Read full article: Mask Policies at AMC, American Stoke Fur...→

Rising coronavirus cases among Latinos alarm public health experts

Rising coronavirus cases among Latinos alarm public health experts

Latinos age 25 to 54 have a coronavirus mortality rate at least five times greater than white people. Read full article: Rising coronavirus cases among Latinos a...→

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

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

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

Alarm as vaccine foes, anti-mask activists target public health officials

Alarm as vaccine foes, anti-mask activists target public health officials

An alliance of anti-vaccine activists and those protesting California’s coronavirus restrictions is alarming public health officials who have expressed concern [...] Read full article: Alarm as vaccine foes, anti-mask activis...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Department Says 19 More Have Died In Past Day

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Department Says 19 More Have Died In Past Day

With a number of states in the country seeing spiking figures when it comes to new cases of COVID-19, Minnesota's numbers the last few weeks have been tending [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Departm...→

Dallas County Declares Racism a Public Health Emergency

Dallas County Declares Racism a Public Health Emergency

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

The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department deployed a sizable response to inves [...]

The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department deployed a sizable response to investigate a deputy-involved shooting in Kern County Wednesday afternoon. The deput [...] Read full article: The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Departm...→

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

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

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

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

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

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

Health Department Asks Court to Shut Down Pennsylvania Car Show

Health Department Asks Court to Shut Down Pennsylvania Car Show

Pennsylvania’s Department of Health is asking a state court to shut down the Spring Carlisle car show set to begin Wednesday that typically draws about 100,000 [...] Read full article: Health Department Asks Court to Shut Dow...→

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

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

LA County Sheriff’s Department Set to Finally Add Body Cameras, 5 Years After LAPD Added Body Cams

LA County Sheriff’s Department Set to Finally Add Body Cameras, 5 Years After LAPD Added Body Cams

The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department is set to roll out body-worn cameras for its deputies at the end of the third quarter this year — five years after [...] Read full article: LA County Sheriff’s Department Set to Fi...→

Public Health Experts Reject President’s View of Fading Pandemic

Public Health Experts Reject President’s View of Fading Pandemic

Contrary to Trump’s recent comments, specialists say, recent increases are real, and the virus is like a “forest fire” that will burn as long as there is fuel. Read full article: Public Health Experts Reject President’s...→

Alameda County Heath Department Eases Stay-at-Home Order to Allow More Businesses to Open

Alameda County Heath Department Eases Stay-at-Home Order to Allow More Businesses to Open

Alameda County now allows outdoor restaurant dining, outdoor fitness classes, outdoor museums and indoor retail stores including malls to operate. Read full article: Alameda County Heath Department Eases St...→

NYC Officials to Subpoena Health Department for Unreleased ‘Report on Police Killings'

NYC Officials to Subpoena Health Department for Unreleased ‘Report on Police Killings'

Two New York City Council members will subpoena the city’s health department for a report that “purportedly shows more police-involved deaths in New York City [...] Read full article: NYC Officials to Subpoena Health Departm...→

Illinois Department of Public Health

The Illinois Department of Public Health announced Saturday an investigation into the sudden increase of foodborne illnesses in the state. Health officials rec [...] Read full article: Illinois Department of Public Health...→

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

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

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

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

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

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

Orange County Nail Salons, Tattoo Shops Reopen Under Strict Health Guidelines

Orange County Nail Salons, Tattoo Shops Reopen Under Strict Health Guidelines

MORE: Customers, Staff Adjust To Strict Health Guidelines As LA County Bars Reopen... MORE: Orange County Reports 288 New COVID-19 Cases, 7 Additional Deaths M [...] Read full article: Orange County Nail Salons, Tattoo Shops ...→

Customers, Staff Adjust To Strict Health Guidelines As LA County Bars Reopen

Customers, Staff Adjust To Strict Health Guidelines As LA County Bars Reopen

Friday night marked the first, and maybe happiest, happy hour around L.A. County in a while, as bars were able to reopen after three months shut down due to co [...] Read full article: Customers, Staff Adjust To Strict Health...→

Colorado health officials report coronavirus outbreak at El Paso County overnight camp

Colorado health officials report coronavirus outbreak at El Paso County overnight camp

Colorado public health officials on Friday reported an outbreak of the novel coronavirus among staffers at a residential camp in El Paso County, with at least [...] Read full article: Colorado health officials report coronav...→

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

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

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

Racism is a public health crisis: Chicago hospitals, clinics

Naming racism a public health crisis, 36 of Chicago’s largest hospitals and clinics pledge to improve health equity across the city. Read full article: Racism is a public health crisis: Chicag...→

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

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

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

Coronavirus Updates: California Issues Mask Order, Trump Defies Public Health Experts To Hold Rally In Oklahoma

Coronavirus Updates: California Issues Mask Order, Trump Defies Public Health Experts To Hold Rally In Oklahoma

“Simply put, we are seeing too many people with faces uncovered — putting at risk the real progress we have made in fighting the disease,” Newsom said. Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: California Issues M...→

Watch Live: Dallas County Leaders Debate Face Mask Requirement

Watch Live: Dallas County Leaders Debate Face Mask Requirement

An emergency meeting is underway Friday morning between Dallas County leaders to decide whether to create a face mask requirement to combat the spread of the c [...] Read full article: Watch Live: Dallas County Leaders Debate...→

Mask Policies at AMC, American Stoke Furor Over Public Health

Mask Policies at AMC, American Stoke Furor Over Public Health

The coronavirus pandemic, and President Donald Trump's response to it, have put corporate chiefs in an uncomfortable position: Deciding on mask-wearing policie [...] Read full article: Mask Policies at AMC, American Stoke Fur...→

Rising coronavirus cases among Latinos alarm public health experts

Rising coronavirus cases among Latinos alarm public health experts

Latinos age 25 to 54 have a coronavirus mortality rate at least five times greater than white people. Read full article: Rising coronavirus cases among Latinos a...→

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

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

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

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

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

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

Berkeley, Alameda County Issue New Health Order Reopening Outdoor Dining, Religious Services

Berkeley, Alameda County Issue New Health Order Reopening Outdoor Dining, Religious Services

The city of Berkeley and Alameda County health officials on Thursday announced a new order that allows for the reopening of outdoor restaurant dining, outdoor [...] Read full article: Berkeley, Alameda County Issue New Healt...→

Alarm as vaccine foes, anti-mask activists target public health officials

Alarm as vaccine foes, anti-mask activists target public health officials

An alliance of anti-vaccine activists and those protesting California’s coronavirus restrictions is alarming public health officials who have expressed concern [...] Read full article: Alarm as vaccine foes, anti-mask activis...→

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

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

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

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Department Says 19 More Have Died In Past Day

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Department Says 19 More Have Died In Past Day

With a number of states in the country seeing spiking figures when it comes to new cases of COVID-19, Minnesota's numbers the last few weeks have been tending [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Departm...→

Monroe County mandates use of face coverings in public spaces

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

Dallas County Declares Racism a Public Health Emergency

Dallas County Declares Racism a Public Health Emergency

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

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

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

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

1,000 L.A. Restaurants Found Breaking Public Health Rules - LA Weekly

L.A. Public Health visited 2,000 Los Angeles restaurants and found that half of them were not adhering to its “Safer L.A.” regulations.  Read full article: 1,000 L.A. Restaurants Found Breaking Pu...→

The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department deployed a sizable response to inves [...]

The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department deployed a sizable response to investigate a deputy-involved shooting in Kern County Wednesday afternoon. The deput [...] Read full article: The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Departm...→

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Watch: Chicago City Council to Discuss Proposal to Remove Police From Public Schools

Watch: Chicago City Council to Discuss Proposal to Remove Police From Public Schools

Chicago City Council was slated to debate on Wednesday a new proposal to remove police officers from the city’s public schools. Ald. Roderick Sawyer, Ald. Jean [...] Read full article: Watch: Chicago City Council to Discuss P...→

Health Department Asks Court to Shut Down Pennsylvania Car Show

Health Department Asks Court to Shut Down Pennsylvania Car Show

Pennsylvania’s Department of Health is asking a state court to shut down the Spring Carlisle car show set to begin Wednesday that typically draws about 100,000 [...] Read full article: Health Department Asks Court to Shut Dow...→

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

LA County Sheriff’s Department Set to Finally Add Body Cameras, 5 Years After LAPD Added Body Cams

LA County Sheriff’s Department Set to Finally Add Body Cameras, 5 Years After LAPD Added Body Cams

The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department is set to roll out body-worn cameras for its deputies at the end of the third quarter this year — five years after [...] Read full article: LA County Sheriff’s Department Set to Fi...→

San Jose: Public Health Officer Sara Cody receiving threats over her handling of coronavirus closures

San Jose: Public Health Officer Sara Cody receiving threats over her handling of coronavirus closures

In an interview Tuesday, Cody did not address the threats specifically, but said “we’ve all taken more heat than we usually take. I try as much as possible to [...] Read full article: San Jose: Public Health Officer Sara Cod...→