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Thursday, July 02, 2020
7/2/20   SAFER AT HOME THIS FOURTH, VIRTUAL BLOCK PARTY, NEW DPSS WEBSITE, AND SOCIAL MEDIA TOOLKIT The County of Los Angeles is regularly updating resources on COVID-19 and offers today's update in an effort to keep you and yours informed. Please share the following up-to-date information:Safer at Home this Fourth Celebrate the Fourth Free From COVID-19 LA County residents are urged to ...read more
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Wednesday, July 01, 2020
Latest updates: http://publichealth.lacounty.gov/media/Coronavirus/ 7/1/20  Revised Health Officer Order Requires Closure of Indoor On-Site Dining and Other Indoor Activities 35 New Deaths and 2,002 New Cases of Confirmed COVID-19 in Los Angeles County The Los Angeles County Health Officer Order will be modified today to align with Gov. Gavin Newsom’s directives and require the closure ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article
Tuesday, June 30, 2020
After Relying on Telehealth for Most Consultations During COVID-19 Pandemic, New Precautions in Place Allow Providers to Safely See More Patients in Person    LOS ANGELES – (June 15, 2020) – Venice Family Clinic, a nonprofit community health center that serves nearly 28,000 people in need, announced today that it is resuming in-person appointments for routine health care after relying on ...read more
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Saturday, June 27, 2020
Update 6/27/20As LA County grapples with the COVID-19 crisis and its subsequent economic fallout, government safety nets like CalFresh and WIC struggle to serve a growing segment of people who need nutritional aid. In response, the County has mobilized a countywide response, bringing together public agencies, nonprofits, and a network of volunteers to fight hunger in our most vulnerable ...read more
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Friday, June 26, 2020
Update 6/26/20    Dear neighbor, This week, Los Angeles County public health officials reported a rise in the number of daily confirmed coronavirus cases and a slow climb in hospitalizations due to COVID-19. According to the LA County Department of Public Health, there are currently 1,676 hospitalizations due to COVID-19 within LA county. Although this number is still below the county’s peak ...read more
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Thursday, June 25, 2020
VENICE BEACH BID IN THE COMMUNITY MORE HELP WITH BULKY ITEM PICKUPS IS NOW AVAILABLE WITHIN THE DISTRICT! We are very aware that extra trash and bulky items have been piling up in the district – and we can help! On or before June 29, we will be increasing our capacity to dispose of district waste. This means that you will be able to call the BID for pickup of bulky items within 24 hours, and ...read more
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Friday, June 19, 2020
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Categories: General News Article, Human Interest, Community
Wednesday, June 17, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:               June 17, 2020   MEDIA INQUIRIES ONLY:Michael Soller or Byron Tucker: 916-492-3566                                             916-661-0556 cell    Email inquiries: cdipress@insurance.ca.gov  Commissioner Lara issues Order resulting in workers’ compensation premium savings for California businesses affected by COVID-19Commissioner’s action mandates workers’ ...read more
Categories: Economic, General News Article, Political
Wednesday, June 17, 2020
Update 6/17/20 SBA and Treasury Announce New EZ and Revised Full Forgiveness Applications for the Paycheck Protection Program   WASHINGTON—Today, the U.S. Small Business Administration, in consultation with the Department of the Treasury, posted a revised, borrower-friendly Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loan forgiveness application implementing the PPP Flexibility Act of 2020, signed ...read more
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Thursday, May 14, 2020
5/14/20  Over the past few days, I’ve heard confusion and concern from people across Los Angeles about what’s next in this crisis –– Angelenos who read the headlines and wonder: “Will we really be in lockdown for the next three months?”The answer is no. We are taking gradual steps into our new reality –– allowing more businesses and activities to open as it becomes safe to do so. Yesterday, ...read more
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