Oakland Schools, Libraries, Senior and Rec Centers Close as Community Hunkers DownWith public schools now closed in Oakland, city officials announced that they are also temporarily closing all public library locations and recreation centers starting Monday.
East Bay Company Approved To Produce Coronavirus Test KitsThe effort to increase coronavirus testing capacity in the United States is about to get a big boost from a Bay Area lab.
Doctors Say Be Aware Of Key Coronavirus Symptoms: Shortness Of Breath, Cough, FeverDoctors are urging people to pay extra close attention to some key symptoms that might help determine if someone is at risk of having contracted the coronavirus versus a common cold or flu.
Coronavirus Update: San Francisco Bans All Non-Essential Gatherings Of 100+Effective immediately, San Francisco is banning all non-essential gatherings and events of 100 people or more to slow the spread of coronavirus, Mayor London Breed announced Friday.
Contra Costa Superior Court Closed Temporarily Due To CoronavirusThe Contra Costa County Superior Court will be temporarily closed at all locations through the end of March due to the coronavirus outbreak, officials said Friday.
4 New Coronavirus Cases In Alameda County; 1st Cases Of Community TransmissionAlameda County health officials confirmed four new positive cases of coronavirus on Friday, two of which are the first reported incidences of community transmission in the county.
CA Health Officials: Gatherings Of 250+Should Be Postponed, Canceled Due To CoronavirusGovernor Gavin Newsom's office issued an updated policy on public gatherings Wednesday, saying non-essential gatherings of 250 people or more should be postponed or canceled until the end of March to slow the spread of coronavirus.
BART To Install Hand Sanitizer Dispensers At Each Station Amid Coronavirus OutbreakIn order to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus throughout the Bay Area, BART said starting Wednesday night, each station will be equipped with at least one dispenser of hand sanitizer.
Oakland Cancels All Events Of 1,000+ At City-Owned Venues Through End Of MarchThe city of Oakland has cancelled all events with 1,000 or more people in city-owned venues until the end of March, city officials said Wednesday.
Coronavirus Is Changing How We Interact SociallyThe coronavirus outbreak has changed the way we live and how we interact with others. It's even changing how we say "hello."
2 More Cases Of COVID-19 Confirmed In Marin County; 3 TotalTwo more cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Marin County, bringing the total to three, county officials said Wednesday.
Santa Clara County Confirms 3 New Coronavirus Cases, Bringing Total To 48Three new cases of coronavirus have been identified in Santa Clara County on Wednesday, bringing the total amount of cases to 48 in the county.
San Mateo Co. Officials Urge Compassion As Grand Princess Passengers Move To San CarlosSan Mateo County officials are urging compassion toward the passengers from the coronavirus-stricken Grand Princess cruise ship who are being transported to a private hotel in San Carlos for quarantine.
Alameda Firefighter Diagnosed With CoronavirusA firefighter from the city of Alameda has been diagnosed with coronavirus and is being treated in another county, a city official said Tuesday.
Santa Clara County Rolls Out New Mitigation Strategies To Fight Spread Of CoronavirusSanta Clara County’s top public health official said the strategy to battle the spread of coronavirus in the South Bay is shifting from “containment to mitigation."