Yolo County Gives Timeline For Businesses To Reopen

Yolo was the last in our region to hold off on giving those businesses the green light. Restaurants opened for dine-in service in Placer County in mid-May, and in Sacramento County, residents returned to some of their favorite spots last Friday.

New Lenox Library To Begin Curbside Pick-Up Services

The service is for New Lenox library cardholders only and only items available at the New Lenox library can be placed on hold. You can place an item on hold online or by calling 815-485-2605, and the library will notify you when your item is ready to be picked up.

Travel is believed to be link to outbreak in Ravalli County

For most people, the new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms, such as fever and cough that clear up in two to three weeks. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness, including pneumonia, and death.

Sonoma County Health Officials Delay Reopening Of Salons And Barbershops

Dr. Sundari Mase, Sonoma County’s public health officer, announced the decision Tuesday night.  Mase said even though Newsom earlier in the day declared that hair salons were eligible to reopen in most of the state including three Bay Area counties, Sonoma County will hold off.

Prince William County Coronavirus Update: 6,225 Cases, 111 Deaths

Northern Virginia leaders say the region has met four of six criteria for the first phase of reopening, but did not request another delay in a letter to Gov. Ralph Northam. The potential reopening date for Northern Virginia, the city of Richmond and Accomack County is Friday, May 29; the rest of Virginia moved into […]

Orange County authorities won’t enforce mask requirement: ‘We are not the mask police’

Note: “Other” category includes unincorporated areas, as well as cases in the county’s jails. Daily updates are preliminary and subject to change as the county receives new information.

L.A. County coronavirus cases top 45,000 as officials urge social distancing

“For the people who are mourning a loved one who has passed away from COVID-19, we think of you every day and we wish you healing and peace,” said Barbara Ferrer, the county’s health director, in a statement Sunday. “Please remember, the job we continue to do to protect each other will affect how many […]

Catholic Church in Orange County plans to reopen in ‘small steps’ beginning June 14

“I think it’s clear to all of us that it might be possible in the coming future to be able to open physically the churches and receive parishioners to come. It’s not going to be the same in the beginning, because there is the reality of the social distance and also making sure that the […]

Places to cool off during Bay Area heat wave mostly closed, leaving elderly even more vulnerable

Elizabeth Scott, the Napa County spokeswoman, said it hasn’t been hot enough for long enough for cooling centers to be opened. The cooling centers are closed even in sweltering Sacramento County, which requires temperatures to be at least 105 degrees, with nighttime temperatures of 75 or higher, three days in a row before the county […]

Australia ‘has BEATEN coronavirus’: Top health official says a second wave of COVID-19 is unlikely as transmission rates plunge to nearly zero – with just 30 patients in hospital nationwide

* Like restaurants and cafes, pubs are allowed to reopen but a limit of 20 patrons will apply as well as the one person per four square metres rule, and a requirement for customers to buy a meal if they want to have a drink.