Santa Clara County Ramps Up Health Care Infrastructure As COVID-19 Cases SurgeSanta Clara County is preparing for a surge of coronavirus cases and treating the very ill by hiring more nurses, building a makeshift hospital and adding intensive care units to hospitals
Bay Area Parks Close Campgrounds, Block Car Access But Many Trails Remain OpenAs Californians approach the second weekend of the shelter-in-place order, many state and regional parks are making big changes to avoid seeing big crowds.
Landlords Face Ethics Of Public Safety Vs. Personal Privacy When Tenants Test Positive For CoronavirusDo tenants have the right to know if someone in their building tested positive? Can landlords demand an infected person to tell them?
Silicon Valley Nonprofit Making 3D Face Shields To Fill Urgent Need For Coronavirus Medical PPEInnovation is part of the fabric of the Bay Area, so when the medical community said that they were running low on their personal protective equipment, the Maker community, and all their 3D printers, came to the rescue.
Coronavirus Update: Grand Princess Passenger Confirmed As Marin County's First COVID-19 DeathHealth officials in Marin County on Friday confirmed that a man who had been a passenger on the Grand Princess has become the county's first death related to coronavirus.
Coronavirus Update: Oakland City Council Approves COVID-19 Eviction Moratorium Through May 31The Oakland City Council voted unanimously at a special meeting on Friday to approve an emergency ordinance imposing a moratorium on residential and commercial evictions, rent increases and late fees during the novel coronavirus epidemic.
Newsom Issues Statewide Moratorium On Evictions Until May 31 Due To Coronavirus OutbreakGov. Gavin Newsom on Friday issued an executive order temporarily banning eviction of renters statewide due to the ongoing coronavirus outbreak.
Google Donating $800 Million To Help With The Coronavirus CrisisGoogle is committing to donate more than $800 million to support businesses, organizations and healthcare workers as part of its coronavirus response.
'I Want To Live' - Friends, Family Stunned By The Death Of East Bay Woman From COVID-19Friends and family awakened to the news of the death of Barbara Johnson Hopper, one the first five deaths from COVID-19, in Alameda County. She was 81.
Coronavirus Update: SF Health Director Warns Of COVID-19 Outbreak At Laguna Honda HospitalOfficials in San Francisco on Friday confirmed additional coronavirus cases at both Laguna Honda and Zuckerberg San Francisco General hospitals.
Brentwood-Based Publisher Suspends Printing Of 4 Local Newspapers During Shelter-In-PlaceAdd your local weekly newspaper to the economic victims of the coronavirus pandemic.
Apple Releases Coronavirus Screening App, Website In Partnership With CDCApple on Friday released a website and an iOS app that allows users to screen themselves for coronavirus symptoms.
San Leandro Police: Alleged Shoplifter Claimed Being Ill With Coronavirus To Avoid ArrestAn Oakland man allegedly tried to avoid being arrested on suspicion of shoplifting by saying he was infected with the COVID-19 coronavirus, San Leandro police said.
Thieves Party In San Mateo Co. Restaurant Closed During Coronavirus Shelter-In-PlaceA restaurant along the San Mateo County coast closed due to the coronavirus shelter-in-place was trashed by thieves who partied at his business, the owner said.
San Jose City Manager Expects County COVID-19 Death Toll to Approach 2,000 in 'Best Case' ScenarioTwo thousand people are estimated to die from COVID-19 in the next 12 weeks in Santa Clara county alone in what the San Jose city manager called the best case scenario.