County Health Officer Supports COVID Vaccination Requirement In West Contra Costa Unified SchoolsContra Costa County Health officer Dr. Chris Farnitano added his voice Friday to those supporting a proposal that all eligible students, teachers and staff in the West Contra Costa Unified School District be required to show proof of a COVID-19 vaccination.
COVID: Hundreds Of East Bay Doctors Make Urgent Plea To Get Vaccinated - 'We Are Tired Of The Suffering'Hundreds of East Bay doctors have signed onto an urgent plea for unvaccinated patients in their care to receive their COVID-19 shots, amid the ongoing spread of the Delta variant.
COVID: Oakland, West Contra Costa Schools Mull Vaccine Mandates For StudentsThe boards of the San Francisco Bay Area's two largest school districts are set to vote next week on whether to mandate vaccinations against COVID-19 for all staff and students age 12 and older.
COVID: Chase Center Hosts First Sold-Out Post-Pandemic Concert With Tame ImpalaThousands of people are expected to attend Wednesday night's Tame Impala concert at the Chase Center in San Francisco, but they will need more than a ticket to get inside.
California Recall: Biden Says Results 'A Resounding Win' For Newsom's Pandemic Response, Vaccine RequirementsPresident Joe Biden on Wednesday called the results of California's recall vote "a resounding win" for Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom's approach to the Covid-19 pandemic.
COVID: Contra Costa To Require Proof Of Vaccination Or Negative Test To Enter Restaurants, GymsContra Costa County announced a new health order requiring patrons of certain businesses, including restaurants and gyms, to present proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a recent negative test starting later this month.
COVID: Vaccine Sites To Open At 4 San Francisco Unified SchoolsHealth officials in San Francisco announced COVID-19 vaccination sites are opening at four SFUSD schools this week, as part of an ongoing campaign to reach out to those who have yet to receive their shots.
COVID: Chase Center, Warriors To Require Full Vaccination For Event Attendees 12+; No Testing Opt-OutEvent attendees at San Francisco's Chase Center will be required to show proof of full vaccination to enter the venue for events with more than 1,000 attendees, the Golden State Warriors announced Monday.
COVID: Contra Costa Community Colleges Approves Vaccination Requirement For Employees, StudentsThe Contra Costa Community College District on Wednesday approved a COVID-19 vaccination requirement for employees and students starting later this fall.
COVID: California Legislature Shelves Vaccine Mandate Bills For NowCalifornia's progressive state Legislature has shelved bills aimed at requiring workers to either be vaccinated or get weekly coronavirus testing to keep their jobs.
COVID: Sonoma County Reaches 75% Fully Vaccinated; Deaths Among Unvaccinated UpSonoma County's health officer lauded residents on reaching the milestone of 75% of eligible residents being fully vaccinated against COVID-19, but warned that the Delta variant spreading among the unvaccinated continues to remain a concern.
COVID: ICU Beds In San Joaquin Valley Dwindle; CDPH Implements Surge ProtocolsThe California Department of Public Health announced Friday that the San Joaquin Valley region is entering hospital surge protocols as the number of available ICU beds has dwindled due to COVID-19 cases.
COVID: Nearly 9,000 SFUSD Employees Fully Vaccinated Ahead Of RequirementSan Francisco Unified School District officials said on Thursday that the majority of its nearly 10,000 employees have reported being fully vaccinated against COVID-19.
COVID: Berkeley To Require Proof Of Vaccination At Indoor Restaurants, Gyms, Large EventsThe city of Berkeley issued a new health order Wednesday requiring patrons of certain businesses and large indoor events to show proof of COVID-19 vaccination starting later this month.
COVID: Bay Area Council Urges All Businesses To Implement Vaccination RequirementsAmid concerns about the Delta variant and rising COVID-19 cases, the Bay Area Council called on all private-sector businesses in the region to implement vaccine requirements.