By Emily Jo Wharry Contributing Writer
Yesterday, LA County reported the highest number of new daily COVID-19 cases since August: 1,645. While the county’s coronavirus data has been trending downward, it still fails to qualify for the state’s less restrictive red, or “substantial,” reopening tier. — CBS Los Angeles, ABC Los Angeles
Prince Harry spotted wearing a face mask designed by an East Bay Black-owned business. https://t.co/1ZZLjykl5b
— ABC7 Melissa Pixcar (@MelissaABC7) October 7, 2020
Researchers are studying the possible overlap between air pollution and COVID death rates. Angelenos who live in neighborhoods with worse air quality — often Black and Latino residents — may be more likely to die from the virus. — L.A. Times
— CalMatters (@CalMatters) October 8, 2020
U.S. Rep. Salud Carbajal, a California congressman representing Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo, recently tested positive for COVID-19. — KCRA
Masked shoppers walk through Santee Alley while following posted safety guidelines. Photo by Afonso Salcedo.