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Gov. Newsom Unveils New Tool For Tracking COVID-19

The goal is to refine California’s and LA County’s insights and knowledge, and to spur collaboration with other states and researchers.

Harris, Baldwin, Colleagues Introduce NDAA Amendment to Increase National Production of Testing Supplies and PPE as COVID-19 Cases Rise

“This is simple: as COVID-19 cases continue to rise, there must be an increase in the production of testing supplies, personal protective equipment, and other needed resources,” said Senator Harris.

Long Beach Leads $550 Million Nationwide Class Settlement Over Environmental PCB Claims With Monsanto

Over a dozen lawsuits have been filed by governmental entities since March 2015 seeking cost recovery for stormwater and environmental contamination caused by chemicals known as polychlorinated biphenyls, or PCBs, which Monsanto manufactured between the 1930s and 1977.

Increases of COVID-19 Cases and Hospitalizations Continue

This is the third consecutive day of new cases over 2,100.

Beaches Closed, Fireworks Displays Prohibited During 4th of July Weekend to Prevent Spread of COVID-19

During the holiday weekend, beaches will be totally closed to all recreational activities. Beach parking lots will be closed, as well.

10-year-old Give 80 Wrapped Care Packages to St. Mary’s Pediatric Nurses

Long Beach – On June 27, ten-year-olds Nellie de la Cruz and Arlene Ramirez deliver 80 individually wrapped care packages, including handmade...

California’s Long Plague May Just Be Starting

State and local leadership is much better than most — but that’s not going to be enough As the...

LA County Announces New Mental Health Resources For Latino Communities Affected By COVID-19

Since the COVID-19 pandemic began, data shows that the Latino community is one of the hardest-hit groups economically.
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Mayor Garcetti and Los Angeles World Airports Announce Terminal Wellness Pilot Project

The airport will work closely with multiple partners to evaluate the technology including the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), airlines, CDC, and L.A. County Department of Public Health, and results from this program will be shared with these partners and leading airports around the world in an effort to set new standards for the industry.

St. Mary Medical Center Delivers Meals for Project Angel Food

St. Mary’s Medical Transportation Department is delivering meals to home bound chronically-ill patients during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Mayor Robert Garcia Addresses COVID-19

Mayor Robert Garcia updated the City of Long Beach on April 20 about what measures he plans to take as the coronavirus pandemic continues.

Update on Long Beach Hospital Capacity

Mayor Garcia provides an update on Long Beach hospitals' capacity.

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