COVID: Santa Clara County Officials Push for More Residents to Get VaccinatedSanta Clara County has launched a new push to get more people vaccinated, even though the region has one of the highest vaccination rates of any large county in the United States.
More South Bay Bars Demand Proof of Vaccination Despite Customer BacklashThe number of bars in San Jose that require vaccination cards is still small but growing.
COVID: President Biden Biden Announces Federal Worker Vax Requirement, Calls For $100 PaymentsPresident Biden called on state and local governments to use COVID-19 relief funds to give $100 to residents who get vaccinated and said federal workers will have to show proof of vaccination or face new restrictions in the workplace, including complying with weekly testing.
COVID: State Health Officials Issue Indoor Mask Recommendation Regardless of Vaccination StatusThe California Department of Public Health formally recommended Wednesday that state residents resume wearing face coverings indoors, regardless of their vaccination status.
California Data Support Remarkable Efficacy of COVID-19 VaccinesAbout 7,550 out of more than 19.5 million Californians who were fully vaccinated against COVID-19 have contracted the disease, a minuscule percentage that provides strong evidence of the vaccines' effectiveness, according to state data.
COVID: Experts Warn More Contagious Delta Variant Could Sicken UnvaccinatedThe COVID-19 Delta variant is doubling nationally every two weeks. Health experts are concerned for the unvaccinated or only half-vaccinated.
COVID Schools: UC Berkeley To Start In-Person Fall 2021 Classes On Time; Urge Students To Get VaccinatedThe University of California at Berkeley announced that in-person classes for the Fall 2021 semester will start on time, urging students, staff and faculty to be fully vaccinated before then.
Marin County Steps Up Effort to Vaccinate YouthThe weekend brought a big surge in youth vaccinations in Marin County after after health officials gave the green light to vaccinate 12- to 15-year-olds.
Redwood City Sets Up Vaccination Clinic for Special-Needs CommunityA one-of-its-kind vaccination clinic was held Saturday in Redwood City. It was designed to be accessible for those with developmental disabilities and, for family members and caregivers, it was a long-awaited opportunity.
COVID: Youth Nights At Levi's Stadium Add A Dose Of Fun To Teens' VaccinesBetween Tuesday to Thursday from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., the county is holding an event at Levi's Stadium for high schoolers who are now eligible to get the vaccine.
Drop-In COVID Vaccinations Available In Santa Clara County Through SundayPeople in Santa Clara County will be able to get vaccinated without an appointment during a "Drop-In Week" beginning Tuesday, health officials announced.
COVID: Getting Vaccinated An Emotional Moment For Many Who Long To Get Back To Their LivesAfter a year in lockdown, for many, the experience of finally receiving their vaccination can be an emotional one.
Santa Clara County Health Officials Concerned Vaccine Supply Not Adequate as Eligibility ExpandsExpanding vaccine eligibility is exciting for the head of Santa Clara County's COVID-19 testing and vaccine office but he said Thursday that the Bay Area's most populous county needs more vaccine supply.
California Struggles to Meet Demand as Vaccination Eligibility ExpandsCalifornia's vaccination eligibility expanded this week but many who would have been eligible under a specific category still find themselves waiting.
COVID: Moderna Begins Testing Vaccine On ChildrenPharmaceutical company Moderna has begun its next phase to test the vaccine on children as young as 6 months old.