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County blocks business reopenings until October

Wave Wire Services LOS ANGELES — The county will not authorize any more business reopenings until at least the end of the month so officials...

County won’t authorize any more business reopenings until October

From City News Service LOS ANGELES — The county will not authorize any more business reopenings until at least the end of the month so...

Trick-or-treating ‘not recommended’ this year, official says

LOS ANGELES — Warning again that holiday gatherings can lead to spikes in coronavirus cases, Los Angeles County's public health director said Sept. 9...

Rx REPORT: The dramatic shift of cancer screenings, prevention

By Marie Y. Lemelle Contributing Writer The global worry about the COVID-19 pandemic has redirected the focus of other life-threatening medical conditions and diseases. The world...

Snoop Dogg attends Inglewood panel discussion on COVID-19

By John W. Davis Contributing Writer INGLEWOOD — Snoop Dogg and Los Angeles County Public Health Director Dr. Barbara Ferrer participated in a COVID-19 panel discussion...

County reopens remodeled Curtis Tucker Health Center

By John W. Davis Contributing Writer INGLEWOOD — A new and improved, affordable health center is now open in the heart of Inglewood. The Curtis Tucker Health...

Coping with addiction during a pandemic

Rx Report By Marie Y. Lemelle Contributing Writer These days, most of us are living in some level of fear: COVID-19 infection, self-isolation, homelessness, incarceration; lack or...

Health officials worried about Labor Day weekend

Wave Wire Services LOS ANGELES — With a decision still pending on the possible reopening of indoor shopping malls and hair salons, Los Angeles County...

Governor’s new plan for tracking COVID-19 won’t impact county for now

Wave Wire Services LOS ANGELES — Gov. Gavin Newsom has unveiled a four-tier, color-coded system that will use daily coronavirus case numbers and positivity rates...

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An uptick in LA’s COVID-19 cases may be the outcome of Labor Day outings

By Emily Jo Wharry Contributing Writer There’s been a recent uptick in L.A. County’s coronavirus cases over the past four days. Officials say this may reflect...

Attorney calls Dijon Kizzee’s killing ‘an execution’

By 2UrbanGirls Contributing Writer LOS ANGELES — Dismissing the sheriff's department release of videos and information surrounding the Westmont shooting of Dijon Kizzee by two deputies...

No new developments reported in shooting of deputies

Wave Wire Services COMPTON — Sheriff’s department officials said there were no new developments in the search for the gunman who wounded two Los Angeles...

BILL VAUGHAN’S TASTY CLIPS: Janelle Monáe fights enslavement in ‘Antebellum’

By Bill Vaughan Entertainment Writer After a pandemic-delayed release, the racially charged thriller “Antebellum,” starring Janelle Monáe, is now here from Lionsgate and QC Entertainment— the...