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California Animal Shelter ‘Floored’ By Response After Putting Out Emergency Call For Foster Homes Amid Coronavirus

California Animal Shelter ‘Floored’ By Response After Putting Out Emergency Call For Foster Homes Amid Coronavirus

KATIE JERKOVICH ENTERTAINMENT REPORTER . A call went out from an animal shelter in California’s Central Valley for emergency foster homes for their pets and officials said they’ve been “floored” by the response amid the coronavirus. “We rely on the public to adopt,” Nick Cullen, director of Kern County Animal Services told the Californian in a piece published […]

Governor and Los Angeles issue “Safer at Home” emergency order to fight covid 19

Governor and Los Angeles issue “Safer at Home” emergency order to fight covid 19

By Michael Hernandez  SACRAMENTO—Governor Galvin Newsom issued a “Safer at Home” emergency order impacting all 40 million residents of California to mitigate the spread of the coronavirus effective Thursday at midnight and continuing thru April 18th (with the possibility of an extension). “The people of California need to be told to home isolate,” said Newsom.  […]

BUSINESS | Senator Grove Announces SBA disaster assistance loans available to small businesses impacted by COVID-19

BUSINESS | Senator Grove Announces SBA disaster assistance loans available to small businesses impacted by COVID-19

SACRAMENTO – As an entrepreneur and a proponent of small business owners, Senate Republican Leader Shannon Grove (R-Bakersfield) released the following statement regarding the Small Business Administration (SBA) announcement to offer disaster assistance for small business owners during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic: . “Small businesses are the economic engine and backbone of California’s economy. The […]

City of Fresno, California Issues Emergency ‘Shelter in Place’ Order

City of Fresno, California Issues Emergency ‘Shelter in Place’ Order

BY JACK PHILLIPS Officials in Fresno, California, ordered residents to “shelter in place” to prevent the spread of COVID-19, the disease caused by the CCP virus. The Epoch Times refers to the novel coronavirus, which causes the disease COVID-19, as the CCP virus because the Chinese Communist Party’s coverup and mismanagement allowed the virus to spread throughout China […]

Most California schools likely out until the fall, governor says

Most California schools likely out until the fall, governor says

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Most California schools will likely remain closed for the rest of the school year because of the new coronavirus, Gov. Gavin Newsom said Tuesday. Nearly all the state’s schools have already shut down as the most populous state tries to stop the spread of the virus, and the rest will soon, […]

San Francisco to ‘Shelter in Place’ Over Coronavirus, Says Mayor

San Francisco to ‘Shelter in Place’ Over Coronavirus, Says Mayor

BY JACK PHILLIPS   San Francisco and several nearby California counties were directed to shelter in place starting 12:00 a.m. on Tuesday until April 7, in an attempt to contain the COVID-19 outbreak. “Effective at midnight, San Francisco will require people to stay home except for essential needs. Necessary government functions & essential stores will remain […]

Newsom executive order allows California to commandeer hotels, motels to house coronavirus patients

Newsom executive order allows California to commandeer hotels, motels to house coronavirus patients

By Edmund DeMarche | Fox News Gov.  Gavin Newsom, the California Democrat, released an executive order on Thursday that includes the authority for Sacramento to take over hotels and motels for medical use for coronavirus patients, in a move he said will help the state of 40 million prepare for any widespread outbreak. Some patients in the state have already been […]

‘Miracle March’? Feet of Sierra Snow Beginning This Weekend Is Just What California Needs

‘Miracle March’? Feet of Sierra Snow Beginning This Weekend Is Just What California Needs

By Linda Lam At a Glance A slow-moving storm will bring heavy snow to California’s Sierra beginning this weekend. Several feet of snow may accumulate through the middle of next week. This is great news for the state’s snowpack, a key for replenishing reservoirs in spring and summer. California’s record driest February increased concern for drought. […]

Disneyland in California to Temporarily Close Over Coronavirus

Disneyland in California to Temporarily Close Over Coronavirus

BY JACK PHILLIPS The Walt Disney Co. on Thursday announced it would close Disneyland over concerns about the COVID-19 coronavirus. The closure will go into effect starting on Saturday, March 14, and last until the end of the month, the company confirmed. It will work with visitors who want to change or cancel their plans and provide refunds […]

San Francisco Bans All Events Over 1,000 People Over Coronavirus Fears

San Francisco Bans All Events Over 1,000 People Over Coronavirus Fears

BY ZACHARY STIEBER  San Francisco officials are banning all events in California that would have over 1,000 people in attendance, in an attempt to try to slow the spread of the new coronavirus. The move “is necessary to slow the spread of COVID-19, and builds on our previous public health recommendations,” San Francisco Mayor London Breed said in […]