Coronavirus Pandemic: New York, Illinois Join California With Lockdown Orders; Officials Wrestle With EnforcementAs Illinois and New York state joined California on Friday in ordering all residents to stay in their homes to help stem the coronavirus spread, local leaders in the San Francisco Bay Area were wrestling over how to enforce the order.
Las Vegas Casinos, Bars, Theatres, Restaurants Closed Stop Spread Of CoronavirusNevada’s governor ordered a monthlong closure of casinos and other non-essential businesses like bars, movie theaters, gyms and restaurants in order to stem the spread of the new coronavirus.
San Francisco, San Jose Cannabis Dispensaries To Stay Open During Shelter-In-Place OrderSan Jose's cannabis dispensaries can remain open as "essential services" under the recent shelter in place order issued by Santa Clara County due to the spread of novel coronavirus.
Oakland Chef Offers 'Pay-As-You-Can' Caribbean Cuisine, Soothing Bush Tea During Coronavirus LockdownDuring the coronavirus lockdown, renowned chef Sarah Kirnon, owner of Miss Ollie's Caribbean Restaurant in the Swan Marketplace was offering a sliding scale menu on Tuesday, making sure her patrons were well, and well-fed.
China Coronavirus Cases Increase As More Preventive Measures TakenThe rate of increase in new cases of the virus in China rose again after a brief respite, as the death toll rose to 722 on the mainland and countries around the world enforced stricter measures to contain its spread.
China Scrambles To Keep Cities In Coronavirus Lockdown FedThe manager of the Wushang Mart in Wuhan, the locked-down city at the heart of China’s virus outbreak, says its shelves are loaded with 50% more vegetables and other food than usual to reassure jittery customers.
Former Student Arrested In Connection With Report Of Gunman At Tam HighAuthorities on Wednesday announced the arrest of a suspect in connection with a Monday incident at Tamalpais High School involving a reported armed gunman near the school campus.
Lockdown At Tamalpais High Caused By Report Of Masked Person Carrying RifleA report about a person wearing a black mask and possibly carrying a rifle behind Tamalpais High School in Mill Valley caused a lockdown and shelter in place Monday afternoon, police said.
Search For Suspicious Person Near Tamalpais High Ends, Lockdown LiftedA police search for a suspicious person near Tamalpais High School in Mill Valley that placed the school on lockdown Monday afternoon has ended, according to authorities.
Las Lomas High Student In Custody After Loaded Gun Found In BackpackA student at Las Lomas High School in Walnut Creek has been arrested Thursday after a loaded firearm was found in the student's backpack, according to authorities.
Anxious Morning For Montara Elementary School Parents; Report Of Gun Triggers LockdownDozens of relieved parents hugged their young children Thursday after a lockdown of a Montara elementary school was lifted following a tense wait as deputies searched for a gunman.