Coronavirus Update: Organizers Cancel Alameda County Fair Due To COVID-19Organizers of the Alameda County Fair announced Thursday that they were officially canceling the popular annual summer event for the first time in its 108 year history due to the ongoing COVID-19 crisis.
Coronavirus Update: Napa And Contra Costa Offer COVID-19 Testing For All Adults, Regardless Of SymptomsHealth officials in Napa and Contra Costa counties have begun offering coronavirus testing to all adults that live or work in the county, regardless of symptoms.
Santa Clara Co. Opens Two Testing Sites In Latino Communities Hit Hard By COVID-19Santa Clara County will be opening two new free COVID-19 testing sites in communities that are underserved. One will be at Christopher High School in Gilroy, and the other will be on the campus of James Lick High School, both in East San Jose.
Coronavirus Update: 1 In 50 Residents In San Francisco's Mission Test Positive For COVID-19A coronavirus screening focused on San Francisco's Mission District revealed that approximately one out of every 50 subjects living or working there tested positive, according to officials.
Coronavirus Update: Sonoma County Opening New Testing Sites In Santa Rosa, PetalumaSonoma County health officials were set to open two new testing sites in Santa Rosa and Petaluma that will accept local residents regardless of whether they have coronavirus symptoms or not.
Coronavirus Update: Marin County Health Officials Opening Test Site In San Rafael's Canal NeighborhoodIn the latest expansion of coronavirus testing facilities, Marin County health officials have announced they will be opening a site on Monday in San Rafael's Canal neighborhood.
Coronavirus Update: Supervisor Wants San Francisco Testing Sites Relocated To 'Underserved Neighborhoods'City Supervisor Shamann Walton is calling for city testing for COVID-19 to be relocated into San Francisco's underserved neighborhoods, and he wants that to happen now.
Coronavirus Update: Die-In Outside San Francisco Mayor's Home Protests Lack Of Hotel Rooms For HomelessClad in black and holding red flowers, about 10 people laid on the street in front of San Francisco Mayor London Breed's home Thursday evening to call attention to the potential fate of the city's unhoused amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Stanford Study On MLB COVID-19 Antibodies May Help Settle Debate On Infection Rate Of VirusAntibody test studies have also been conducted in Los Angeles, Miami and New York. But the Stanford-Major League Baseball study is the first to look at infection rates across the entire country.
Health Official Says Underused Testing Sites In San Francisco Will Soon Be Up To CapacitySan Francisco is now offering coronavirus testing to every adult in the city with a symptom. The hopes is that will help close the city's current testing gap. The testing sites are far from capacity, though.
Coronavirus Update: No Trace Of Coronavirus Found During Mass Testing Of Bolinas ResidentsMarin County health officials announced Tuesday evening that a study that involved testing all the residents of the notoriously recluse coastal community of Bolinas has revealed no evidence of COVID-19 within the community.
Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing Now Available At The Alameda County FairgroundsNormally this time of year the Alameda County Fairgrounds is ramping up for opening day of the Alameda County Fair. Instead, it is now the site for drive-through COVID-19 testing.
4 Drive-Thru COVID-19 Test Sites Open In Contra Costa County; Pre-Screening NecessaryAny county resident with symptoms of COVID-19 can call (844) 421-0804 from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday for a confidential screening and based on that screening, an appointment for one of the testing centers can then be made.
California Recommends Coronavirus Tests For Some With No SymptomsCalifornia public health officials say local authorities should test people for the coronavirus in “high risk settings” even if they don't have symptoms.
Coronavirus Update: Antibody Testing May Not Deliver Accurate ResultsThe coronavirus antibody test could be critical in reopening the country and economy, but many experts say these tests are often inaccurate.