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Its two hospitals overrun, Imperial County halts in-store retail and indoor religious services
News 2 days ago
Its two hospitals overrun, Imperial County halts in-store retail and indoor religious services

Gov. Gavin Newsom warned Imperial County officials Friday that he would "intervene" if they didn't take steps to control the spread of the...

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Coronavirus and financial hurdles are delaying projects to build homeless housing
News 3 days ago
Coronavirus and financial hurdles are delaying projects to build homeless housing

During an ebullient January ceremony for the first project completed with funding from the city's Proposition HHH homeless housing bond, Los...

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At least 176 test positive for coronavirus at Ventura County farmworker housing complex
News 4 days ago
At least 176 test positive for coronavirus at Ventura County farmworker housing complex

Of the 216 tests administered to residents and staff at the facility, more than 80% have come back positive for COVID-19....

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Huizar, facing felony charge, will no longer receive L.A. council salary, official says
News 5 days ago
Huizar, facing felony charge, will no longer receive L.A. council salary, official says

Los Angeles City Controller Ron Galperin moved Monday to have the city stop paying Councilman Jose Huizar his salary, saying it would be ...

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California Latino, Black residents hit even harder by coronavirus as white people see less danger
News 1 week ago
California Latino, Black residents hit even harder by coronavirus as white people see less danger

With coronavirus cases surging, the toll on Latino and Black Californians keeps getting worse. The two groups now have double the mortality rate...

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L.A. City Council passes $100-million coronavirus rent relief program
News 1 week ago
L.A. City Council passes $100-million coronavirus rent relief program

Nearly 50,000 Los Angeles families hurt by the economic and health fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic could get help from a $100-million rent...

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Arcadia woman accused of targeting Chinese investors in $20-million real estate scam
News 2 weeks ago
Arcadia woman accused of targeting Chinese investors in $20-million real estate scam

An Arcadia woman used a Coachella Valley real estate project to swindle Chinese investors out of more than $20 million, according to a federal...

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Few if any residents of remote Bolinas have been infected with coronavirus, study finds
News 3 weeks ago
Few if any residents of remote Bolinas have been infected with coronavirus, study finds

Few if any residents of the tiny Marin County hamlet of Bolinas have antibodies for COVID-19, researchers reported Thursday. Residents of this...

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California DMV to reopen all offices closed because of coronavirus
News 3 weeks ago
California DMV to reopen all offices closed because of coronavirus

The last of the California Department of Motor Vehicle's 169 field offices that were closed because of the COVID-19 pandemic will reopen on...

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After five decades, McCabe's Guitar Shop owners are retiring, citing coronavirus crisis
News 3 weeks ago
After five decades, McCabe's Guitar Shop owners are retiring, citing coronavirus crisis

After a night last week in which protesters and police clashed in Santa Monica, Esperanza Riskin clocked in early at McCabe's Guitar Shop, the...

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She watched livestream of her Melrose shop being looted: 'Please don't light it on fire'
News 1 month ago
She watched livestream of her Melrose shop being looted: 'Please don't light it on fire'

Melrose shop owner Lindsay Pierce watched on security cameras as three men darted inside her store and cut the store internet router, severing her...

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Reopening California off to a slow start as customers stay away, fears of coronavirus still loom large
News 1 month ago
Reopening California off to a slow start as customers stay away, fears of coronavirus still loom large

When the email alert landed in her inbox Wednesday night, Christine Parsons knew exactly what she would do the very next morning: head to the mall,...

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'I had to do something': Black barbers and stylists go underground as L.A. salons stay shut
News 1 month ago
'I had to do something': Black barbers and stylists go underground as L.A. salons stay shut

Dondae Settles felt he had no other choice. State and local officials had forced him to shutter his South Los Angeles barbershop to slow the spread...

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California requires universal testing at nursing homes, overruling L.A. County
News 1 month ago
California requires universal testing at nursing homes, overruling L.A. County

California's health department has issued new instructions to all skilled nursing facilities to test everybody in their facilities in hopes of...

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Thousands of struggling L.A. residents could get rent relief under $100-million City Council proposal
News 1 month ago
Thousands of struggling L.A. residents could get rent relief under $100-million City Council proposal

Tens of thousands of renters facing pandemic-related economic struggles in Los Angeles could receive financial assistance under a plan set to be...

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L.A. County will ask state to allow restaurants, other businesses to reopen sooner
News 1 month ago
L.A. County will ask state to allow restaurants, other businesses to reopen sooner

Los Angeles County officials said Tuesday they will ask the state to allow a speedier reopening of restaurants in the county offering in-person...

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L.A. County allows churches, stores, pools, drive-in theaters to reopen with restrictions
News 1 month ago
L.A. County allows churches, stores, pools, drive-in theaters to reopen with restrictions

Los Angeles County announced Tuesday that it will align with California's latest guidelines and allow the resumption of faith-based services, in...

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Gimme Shelter podcast: Who should you inform if you live in an apartment complex and catch coronavirus?
News 1 month ago
Gimme Shelter podcast: Who should you inform if you live in an apartment complex and catch coronavirus?

Living in crowded housing can create problematic scenarios during the novel coronavirus pandemic. What if you or one of your neighbors in your...

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California allows many more retail stores to reopen
News 1 month ago
California allows many more retail stores to reopen

California health officials said Monday that subject to approval by county public health departments, all retail stores can reopen for in-store...

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How coronavirus has upended life for thousands at California's largest apartment complex
News 1 month ago
How coronavirus has upended life for thousands at California's largest apartment complex

In the middle of March, Luc Bernard came down with something he had never felt before. He had a constant cough, trouble breathing and couldn't get...

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I live in an apartment complex. Am I supposed to tell people if I get coronavirus?
News 1 month ago
I live in an apartment complex. Am I supposed to tell people if I get coronavirus?

If you are a renter, like most Angelenos, you might be wondering what to do if someone in your apartment complex tests positive for the coronavirus...

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As California reopens, shops will see if customers feel confident or cautious
News 1 month ago
As California reopens, shops will see if customers feel confident or cautious

From restaurants to shopping malls, the California economy is grinding back to life after months of coronavirus closures. But one question looms...

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Newsom eases California reopening rules, allowing more counties to restart economy
News 1 month ago
Newsom eases California reopening rules, allowing more counties to restart economy

Announcing that more California communities are in a position to slowly reopen businesses, Gov. Gavin Newsom on Monday loosened rules on allowable...

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'It's still kind of weird': L.A. area businesses say reopening with limits has challenges
News 1 month ago
'It's still kind of weird': L.A. area businesses say reopening with limits has challenges

At the Original Farmers Market in Los Angeles, Kip's Toyland reopened with only one worker per shift as coronavirus stay-at-home orders finally...

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Bowl of oranges for a bunch of basil: Strapped for cash, Angelenos turn to bartering and sharing
News 1 month ago
Bowl of oranges for a bunch of basil: Strapped for cash, Angelenos turn to bartering and sharing

On a hilly street in Highland Park, Alexandra Kacha's front garden bursts with kale and broccoli, eggplant and artichoke, zucchini and celery and a...

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California continues to ease into reopening amid coronavirus fight
News 1 month ago
California continues to ease into reopening amid coronavirus fight

More hiking trails and recreation areas reopened Saturday as California continued to ease into the recovery phase of its fight against the...

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About half of all small businesses in danger of failing during pandemic, survey finds
News 1 month ago
About half of all small businesses in danger of failing during pandemic, survey finds

Carlos Marroquin dropped wearily onto a wooden bench in the center of the tiny Newhall soccer shop to which he has poured 15 years of his life and...

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L.A. County has more open this weekend than it has in months. What you can and can't do
News 1 month ago
L.A. County has more open this weekend than it has in months. What you can and can't do

Beaches are open. A growing number of businesses are open for curbside service. Hiking is again OK in most areas. Slowly, Southern California is...

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Where do I need to wear a mask? The rules vary across Southern California
News 1 month ago
Where do I need to wear a mask? The rules vary across Southern California

Los Angeles city and county this week imposed stricter rules requiring the wearing of masks outdoors to continue efforts to slow the spread of the...

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California community colleges sue U.S. for denying COVID-19 funds to undocumented students, others
News 1 month ago
California community colleges sue U.S. for denying COVID-19 funds to undocumented students, others

The nation's largest community college system is suing the federal government for denying coronavirus relief funds to more than a half-million...

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