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County extends mask mandate for public transportation

Wave Wire Services LOS ANGELES — With COVID-19 case numbers steadily rising — enough to push Los Angeles County into the “medium” virus risk level...

Planned Parenthood opens new facility in Inglewood

By 2UrbanGirls Contributing Writer INGLEWOOD — Planned Parenthood celebrated the opening of its new Inglewood Health Center May 14. The facility will be the flagship location of...

Planned Parenthood opens facility in Inglewood

By 2UrbanGirls Contributing Writer INGLEWOOD — Planned Parenthood celebrated the opening of its new Inglewood Health Center May 14. The facility will be the flagship location of...

County tackles food insecurity during CalFresh Awareness Month

Wave Wire Services COMPTON — With food insecurity at an all-time high in Los Angeles County according to a government report, the departments of Public...

Vaccination clinics coming to Southeast cities

By Alfredo Santana Contributing Writer COMMERCE — Surrounded by elected officials from throughout Southeast Los Angeles, county Supervisor Janice Hahn announced April 13 at the Commerce...

MTA ends mask mandate for bus, train passengers

Wave Wire Services LOS ANGELES — Mask-wearing mandates on Southland rail and bus lines were slowly lifted April 19 in response to a federal judge's...

Latest variant increases county COVID-19 numbers

Wave Wire Services LOS ANGELES — Amid slowly rising infection numbers and continued spread of the BA.2 subvariant of COVID-19, Los Angeles County health officials...

Latest COVID variant brings warning from officials

Wave Wire Services LOS ANGELES — With many COVID-19 public-health mandates now lifted, Los Angeles County officials are urging people who may be more vulnerable...

Second booster doses of COVID-19 vaccine available

Wave Wire Services LOS ANGELES — County health officials and other providers began offering second booster doses of COVID-19 vaccine to eligible residents March 30. The...

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