COVID Crisis: Hospital ICU Capacity Likely to Drop as Holiday Infection Rate ClimbsAny number of things can drive the ebb and flow of ICU numbers on any given day. Coronavirus is just part of the demand on a system that has limits but that demand is now threatening to shut down California's economy.
COVID Shutdown: San Joaquin Valley, SoCal Enact Stay-Home Order Beginning SundayFaced with a dire shortage of hospital beds, health officials announced Saturday the vast region of Southern California and a large swath of the Central Valley will be placed under a sweeping new lockdown in an urgent attempt to slow the rapid rise of coronavirus cases.
Muni Restores Some Routes Cancelled Due To Pandemic To Support Essential TripsStarting Saturday, the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency will make changes to its transit service, including bringing back some routes that had previously been discontinued due to the coronavirus pandemic.
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.
Crowds Come Out To SF Parks, Beaches On Memorial Day After Weeks Of Sheltering In PlaceAt Ocean Beach, the Memorial Day crowds were as thick as the ones in Orange County that earned a tongue-lashing and shutdown from Governor Gavin Newsom.
Coronavirus Update: SF Eases Rules On Outdoor Businesses, Activities As City Extends Shelter Order Through MaySome restrictions on outdoor business and activities will be eased next week under the extended shelter order to stop the spread of COVID-19 announced by San Francisco Mayor London Breed, on Wednesday.
Stay Home Order Inspires Nutty New Hobby For NorCal Man-Squirrel Picnic Tables!The stay-at-home order has inspired a nutty new hobby for Juan Najera. Using scrap wood from home projects, he's making picnic tables for squirrels.