Sunday, December 5, 2021

Covid

Bay Area counties lead state in vaccinating kids ages 5-11

Contra Costa County expects to offer pediatric COVID-19 vaccine by Nov. 6

Contra Costa County expects to receive about 20,000 pre-ordered doses of the pediatric version of the Pfizer vaccine early this week and also anticipates beginning to offer the vaccine to children ages 5-11 by...

Contra Costa County to lift mask mandate in certain settings on Nov. 1

By Kathy Chouteau Contra Costa County residents will be able to go maskless in specified indoor settings where everyone is fully vaccinated as of Mon., Nov. 1, according to an announcement from Contra Costa Health...
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Contra Costa supes declare COVID-19 misinformation a health crisis

The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors today unanimously voted in favor of a resolution declaring COVID-19 misinformation an urgent public health crisis and directing County staff to take steps to combat it. County staff...
Contra Costa County extends moratoriums on evictions, rent increases

County supes may declare COVID-19 misinformation a public heath crisis

The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors is set to consider a resolution Tuesday that would declare COVID-19 health misinformation an urgent public health crisis and would commit the County to take steps to...
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Bay Area health officers set guidelines for lifting indoor mask mandates

With the summer surge of COVID-19 cases in the Bay Area receding, health officers for eight counties and the City of Berkeley have established new criteria for lifting indoor masking requirements. Moving forward, the counties...

After WCCUSD approves COVID-19 vaccination mandate, Gov. Newsom announces plans for statewide requirement

By Kathy Chouteau In the wake of the West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD) Board of Education approving vaccine mandates for students and staff on Thursday, Gov. Gavin Newsom announced a similar requirement for...
WCCUSD may limit outdoor activities amid ‘Spare the Air’ alert

WCCUSD meeting to discuss vaccine mandates for students, staff

By Kathy Chouteau The West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD) has scheduled a special board meeting tonight at 6:30 p.m. to discuss a hot topic of concern to local families: potential COVID-19 vaccine mandates...

Mobile vaccination clinic to roll into Barrett Terrace Plaza on Oct. 8

Contra Costa Health Services (CCHS) is encouraging community members to take advantage of its mobile COVID-19 vaccination clinic when it rolls into Barrett Terrace Plaza in Richmond on Friday, Oct. 8. Barrett Terrace is partnering...
Contra Costa County to mandate proof of vaccination at bars, restaurants and gyms

Contra Costa County to mandate proof of vaccination or negative test at bars, restaurants...

Starting Sept. 22, Contra Costa County will require patrons of restaurants, bars, fitness gyms and other businesses within the County to show proof of full vaccination when entering indoor areas or a negative COVID-19...
The Factory Bar in Richmond to require proof of vaccination

The Factory Bar to require proof of vaccination or negative COVID-19 test

Starting Wed., Sept. 15, proof of being age 21 or over won’t be the only documentation you’ll need to show The Factory Bar to get in—you’ll also need to present your Proof of Vaccination...

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Book Sale coming to El Sobrante Saturday

Book Sale coming to El Sobrante Saturday

By Kathy Chouteau The Friends of the El Sobrante Library will hold a Book Sale Sat., Dec. 4 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in...
Seven Bay Area bridge tolls set to rise in January

Seven Bay Area bridge tolls set to rise in January

By Kathy Chouteau The Bay Area Toll Authority (BATA) will mark the New Year by raising tolls at state-owned toll bridges throughout the region. Two-axle...
Photography exhibits hit the walls at El Sol in Point Richmond

Photography exhibits hit the walls at El Sol in Point Richmond

By Kathy Chouteau Arts of Point Richmond (AOPR), a volunteer association that promotes support, appreciation and exposure for the arts, has unveiled the art exhibition...