Health officials fear Halloween gatherings will worsen spike in COVID-19 cases

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By Emily Jo Wharry Contributing Writer

COVID-19 infections are rising, and L.A. County public health officials are worried that the spike will worsen following Halloween celebrations. — L.A. Times

A McDonald’s in Boyle Heights is being investigated by the L.A. County Board of Supervisors after staff alleged they were wrongfully terminated for complaining about poor COVID-19 safety protocols. — KTLA

The film industry took a major hit during the summer months, experiencing a 54.5% drop across film, television and commercial shooting days. — L.A. Biz

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Customers and workers wear masks inside Monty’s Burgers. Photo by Afonso Salcedo.

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