Santa Clara County Leaders React to Crowded Santana Row Restaurant, Warn of New ShutdownsSouth Bay leaders warned that businesses could be shut down if they do not comply with social distancing and mask-wearing guidelines after troubling images emerged on Friday of crowding at a San Jose restaurant.
American Airlines To Start Booking Flights To Capacity In July, Eliminating Social DistancingAfter first capping the number of people on flights in April amid the pandemic, American Airlines on Saturday announced it will soon ditching its effort to promote social distancing on its planes.
Apple Granted Patent For Software Allowing For Socially Distant Group SelfiesThe US Patent and Trademark Office recently granted Cupertino-based Apple a patent for software that would allow for "synthetic group selfies," or socially distant group selfies.
UC Berkeley Study: COVID-19 Safety Measures Stopped 500M Infections, 60 Million In U.S.Emergency health and safety measures taken in six major countries have prevented more than 500 million infections during the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic.
Reopening: Concerned Half Moon Bay Officials Reopen Coastal Beach Parking LotsHalf Moon Bay officials announced they were reopening beach parking lot along the San Mateo County coastline, but also raised concerns late Thursday about the impact a weekend surge on out-of-town visitors could have on their community.
Proper Social Distancing Of Memorial Day Crowds At SF Beaches, Parks A Matter Of PerspectiveThe view of Ocean Beach from the Cliff House provided an example of social distancing, as large swaths of sand were evident between groups of people sitting on the beach. Still, the view was alarming for some.
Memorial Day Heat Wave Sends Crowds Flocking To Parks Triggering Social Distancing ConcernsBay Area parks and beaches saw a surge of visitors enjoying warm sunshine and trying to maintain social distancing Sunday, but not always succeeding.
Guerneville Residents Wary as Tourist Influx Tests Social-Distancing DemandsFor business owners in downtown Guerneville, this weekend should be the kickoff to the summer tourist season. This year, that's something a lot of locals are not interested in.
Focus On Crowd Control At Lake Merritt Memorial Day Weekend To Prevent Spike In COVID-19Oakland is a hot spot for the coronavirus so crowd control at Lake Merritt, the heart and crown jewel of Oakland, is especially important this Memorial Day weekend.
Reopenings: San Francisco Opens Unique Civic Center COVID-19 Pandemic 'Safe Sleeping Village'Pandemic Circles -- outlined areas for social distancing -- have cropped up in at least two popular gathering spots in San Francisco -- Mission Dolores Park and the Civic Center.
Social Distancing Practices To Be Challenged During Sunny Memorial Day WeekendAhead of the Memorial Day weekend where crowds of people are expected to take advantage of relaxed shelter-in-place restrictions, keeping up the social distancing could be a challenge.
Social Distancing Circles Painted On Grass At San Francisco's Dolores ParkWith space at Dolores Park in San Francisco expected to be in demand this Memorial Day weekend, visitors will have no excuse not to practice social distancing.
Bay Area Churches Eager To Reopen Making Changes To Keep Worshipers Safe From COVID-19So far, the coronavirus shelter-in-place struggle between churches and the state has only produced a lot of heat. But some church leaders are now beginning to add a little light into the discussion about when they may reopen.
Newly Converted Marin County Classrooms Show How Learning Will Adapt To COVID-19Some schools in Marin County are giving us a glimpse of what it will be like when students come back, after months of distance learning due to the coronavirus pandemic.
United Rolls Out Changes After Photos Of Packed SF-Bound Flight During COVID-19 Pandemic Go ViralA doctor returning from New York to San Francisco on a United Airlines flight, posted pictures of his packed plane, raising serious concerns about air travel safety during the coronavirus pandemic.