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Governor bans indoor dining as COVID-19 spreads

LOS ANGELES — Responding to continuing increases in coronavirus cases and hospitalizations, Gov. Gavin Newsom July 1 ordered a halt to indoor dining and barred other indoor activities at businesses such as wineries, museums and casinos in counties that have been on the state’s COVID-19 “watch list,” which includes Los Angeles. “The bottom line is, Read More…

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Coronavirus brings unanticipated costs to LAUSD

LOS ANGELES — On the day the Los Angeles Unified School District handed out its 10 millionth free meal since campuses were closed due to coronavirus, Superintendent Austin Beutner said the district is facing $200 million in unanticipated costs due to the pandemic, but the long-term impacts of those costs is still unclear. The largest Read More…

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Health officials admit higher COVID-19 death rates for blacks

By Darlene Donloe Contributing Writer LOS ANGELES — During a week when California’s political leaders are seriously considering when the state could loosen stay-at-home orders and reopen for business, the number of COVID-19 deaths in Los Angeles County topped 1,000. After that grim announcement, Barbara Ferrer, Los Angeles County’s public health director called it “an Read More…