COVID-19 Shut Down the County Fair, but the Fairplex Has Served a More Important Role

While we were all bemoaning yet another canceled tradition, the Pomona campus has been playing host to a quartet of overlooked COVID-response efforts
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Disneyland and Other Theme Parks Plead for Permission to Reopen

The parks claim continued closures are wreaking havoc on Orange County's economy
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L.A. Public Health Officials Advise Not Even Going Out for Groceries During This ‘Critical Week’

Dr. Barbara Ferrer pleads with Angelenos to truly stay home–or risk "skyrocketing" infections
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When Comedian Laurie Kilmartin’s Mom Was Dying of COVID-19, She Tweeted Her Way Through the Pain

Kilmartin's funny, raw dispatches illuminated the bizarre experience of losing someone to a pandemic
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More and More L.A. Gyms Are Adapting to the Pandemic by Moving Outdoors

A sampling of al fresco fitness offerings at local gyms and studios
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‘Alarming Increases’ in L.A.’s Coronavirus Outbreak Have Authorities Worried

Public Health officials say new projections show things getting much worse

Hazardous Air Will Be Hanging Around the West Coast for a While

Do your best to stay indoors and protect yourself from particulates and ash
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With L.A. Schools Closed, Some Parents Are Turning to Unregulated ‘Day Camps’

For families of means, third-party providers are popping up, offering "enrichment" without much oversight
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Which L.A. Neighborhoods Are Best—and Worst—at Wearing Masks?

Highland Park residents report the most mask compliance in a new survey