Long Beach reports 2 more coronavirus deaths; city to open 3 new drive-thru testing sites

Long Beach reports 2 more coronavirus deaths; city to open 3 new drive-thru testing sites Anonymous Sat, 04/18/2020 - 08:15 Press-Telegram Fri, 04/17/2020 - 15:03 Two more Long Beach residents have died after testing positive for the coronavirus, officials announced Friday, April 17, bringing the city’s death toll so far to 20 people. Both of the latest deaths were linked to long-term care facilities, according to a city statement. The number of deaths associated with those locations is now 15. Read more about Long Beach reports 2 more coronavirus deaths; city to open 3 new drive-thru testing sitesLog in or register to post comments

Coronavirus living isn’t all bad. Here’s what we’d keep

Coronavirus living isn’t all bad. Here’s what we’d keep Anonymous Sat, 04/18/2020 - 10:15 Got To Article Fri, 04/17/2020 - 17:12 I’ve also had good hygiene but am now much more conscientious about washing my hands mindfully.” — Lauren Williams, 33, Long Beach “Regular folks out biking, walking, and enjoying the streets thanks to them being safer for biking and walking due to there being fewer people driving.” — Marc Perkins, 43, Costa Mesa Chef Jude Mull of ... Read more about Coronavirus living isn’t all bad. Here’s what we’d keepLog in or register to post comments

Long Beach: 406 Cases Of Coronavirus

Long Beach: 406 Cases Of Coronavirus Anonymous Sat, 04/18/2020 - 08:15 Patch Fri, 04/17/2020 - 17:55 The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health reported 40 new deaths and 567 new cases of the coronavirus Friday. As the county points out, that marks almost 100 deaths and 1000 new cases of the virus in just 48 hours, Read more about Long Beach: 406 Cases Of CoronavirusLog in or register to post comments

Long Beach police could make it easier to share public records with the District Attorney

Long Beach police could make it easier to share public records with the District Attorney Anonymous Sat, 04/18/2020 - 08:15 Press-Telegram Fri, 04/17/2020 - 18:02 The Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office is seeking more access to officer public records at police departments, and Long Beach could soon join in that effort, officials said Friday. Since a new police transparency law took effect last year, records detailing officer use of force and misconduct throughout the state have come to light. Read more about Long Beach police could make it easier to share public records with the District AttorneyLog in or register to post comments

Longing for Long Beach

Longing for Long Beach Anonymous Sat, 04/18/2020 - 08:15 YAHOO! Fri, 04/17/2020 - 18:18 The third round of the 2020 NTT IndyCar Series season should have been this weekend at Long Beach. laments this iconic event’s absence from a schedule butchered by the coronavirus. Read more about Longing for Long BeachLog in or register to post comments

Cal State to suspend SAT, ACT test requirement during coronavirus crisis

Cal State to suspend SAT, ACT test requirement during coronavirus crisis Anonymous Sat, 04/18/2020 - 12:15 Got To Article Fri, 04/17/2020 - 19:11 Dhushy Sathianathan, vice provost for academic planning at Cal State Long Beach, said coming up with a new, fair admissions standard that doesn’t penalize disadvantaged students will be “a monumental task,” especially since applications for 2021 open in just six months. “We don’t have a lot of time to investigate other options ... Read more about Cal State to suspend SAT, ACT test requirement during coronavirus crisisLog in or register to post comments

Long Beach's 3 best spots to score fish and chips on a budget

Long Beach's 3 best spots to score fish and chips on a budget Anonymous Sat, 04/18/2020 - 08:15 Hoodline on MSN.com Fri, 04/17/2020 - 19:45 Here's a rundown of top affordable fish and chips outlets in the city, with ratings, photos and more. Did your favorite make the cut? Read more about Long Beach's 3 best spots to score fish and chips on a budgetLog in or register to post comments

Grim toll at California nursing homes: 3,500 infected with coronavirus, Newsom says

Grim toll at California nursing homes: 3,500 infected with coronavirus, Newsom says Anonymous Fri, 04/17/2020 - 15:15 Got To Article Fri, 04/17/2020 - 21:52 Roughly 30% of the deaths in the County have occurred in nursing homes. In Long Beach, that number is more than 70%. All of Pasadena’s 16 fatalities have been associated with long-term care facilities. Nursing homes have been a crisis point elsewhere. San Francisco Bay Area prosecutors have opened an investigation into the Gateway Care and ... Read more about Grim toll at California nursing homes: 3,500 infected with coronavirus, Newsom saysLog in or register to post comments

Opinion: Financial aid impact — a help or burden?

Opinion: Financial aid impact — a help or burden? Anonymous Sat, 04/18/2020 - 08:15 Got To Article Sat, 04/18/2020 - 05:00 Besides the perspective given from DeVos, the Director of Financial Aid at Cal State Long Beach Nick Valdivia, felt there may be other reasons for colleges raising their rates. “I believe the general increase in cost of living drives up to cost of higher education. As institutional operational costs increase, more faculty, staff, increasing ... Read more about Opinion: Financial aid impact — a help or burden?Log in or register to post comments

California names nursing homes with coronavirus outbreaks, number of cases

California names nursing homes with coronavirus outbreaks, number of cases Anonymous Sat, 04/18/2020 - 12:15 Got To Article Sat, 04/18/2020 - 09:57 More than 30% of those who have died in Los Angeles County were residents of long-term care facilities; more than 70% of the deaths in Long Beach have been nursing home residents. The California Health Department list names 261 skilled-nursing facilities across the state with more than 3,000 positive cases among residents and staff. The health ... Read more about California names nursing homes with coronavirus outbreaks, number of casesLog in or register to post comments