COVID Schools: Oakland Reopens Elementary School Classrooms; Middle, High School Students To Return In FallThousands of elementary school students returned to their Oakland classrooms Monday, but the city's middle and high schools will remain in remote learning until the fall.
COVID: Marin County Prepares To Move Into Least Restrictive Yellow TierAfter being in the Orange Tier for about a month, Marin County is well-positioned to enter the state's least restrict Yellow Tier on Tuesday.
COVID Reopening: San Francisco Details Protocols for Resuming Live Indoor EventsOfficials in San Francisco on Wednesday provided details on capacity limits and safety protocols for indoor live-audience events and other gatherings to resume starting Thursday, April 15.
COVID Reopening: San Francisco Announces Plans for Indoor Live Events to ResumeHealth officials in San Francisco on Thursday announced plans to allow indoor live events to resume in the city next week with capacity limits and other COVID safety protocols in place.
COVID: San Francisco Chinatown Businesses Struggle To Recover From Pandemic Shut DownIt’s been a uniquely challenging year for San Francisco’s Chinatown — the coronavirus and a virulent strain of anti-Asian sentiment has left its streets empty and its storefronts empty.
COVID Reopening: Alameda and Santa Cruz Counties Move Into Orange TierBoth Alameda County and Santa Cruz counties were able to move to the Orange Tier Tuesday according to the metrics of the state's COVID Blueprint for a Safer Economy.
COVID Schools: San Ramon Valley Unified Welcomes Students Back to ClassroomsStudents and teachers in the San Ramon Valley Unified School District on Monday returned to the classroom for the first time in a year.
COVID: Some Teachers Delaying Return to In-Person Learning, Impacting Oakland School ReopeningWhile the youngest students in the Oakland Unified School District will be headed back to class for the first time this year next week, teachers opting out of in-person learning have impacted reopening plans.
COVID Reopening: Santa Clara and Marin County Move Into Orange TierBoth Santa Clara and Marin counties moved into the state's orange tier of COVID-19 restrictions Tuesday, allowing them to expand indoor capacities for some businesses and reopen bars outdoors.
COVID Reopening: Children's Fairyland in Oakland Welcomes Back VisitorsMonths after being shut down by the COVID-19 pandemic, Children's Fairyland in Oakland finally reopened to visitors on Friday.
COVID Reopening: San Francisco To Allow Outdoor Dining, Personal Services Starting ThursdayMayor London Breed on Monday announced that the state's lifting of the stay-at-home order would allow San Francisco to start relaxing COVID restrictions beginning this Thursday.