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Hollywood High staff prepares for distance learning

HOLLYWOOD — Hollywood High School is preparing for a fall semester of distance learning, after Los Angeles Unified School District officials announced July 13 that the second-largest school system in the country would not resume in-person learning, due to COVID-19. Mary Reid, principal of Hollywood High, said that returning to in-person learning and preventing the Read More…

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Workplaces are major source of COVID-19 cases, officials say

LOS ANGELES — For the second time in three days, Los Angeles County set a daily record July 16 for new coronavirus cases and announced more than 50 additional deaths, while the county’s top health officer warned that workplaces have become a major source of virus transmission. The county Department of Public Health announced 4,592 Read More…

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West Hollywood hands out masks rather than fines

WEST HOLLYWOOD — The city has yet to issue any fines to people not wearing masks in public, after announcing a week ago that it would start to do so, in order to prevent the spread of COVID-19. The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, which patrols West Hollywood, has instead been working closely with Kristin Read More…