In an effort to avoid overcrowding hospitals, state health officials announced Thursday that a stricter stay-at-home order based on region will go into effect based on intensive care unit capacity as COVID-19 cases increase in California.
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An increase in COVID-19 cases over the Thanksgiving holiday has led to a modified temporary order urging residents to remain in their homes for nonessential activity and exercise caution.
Long Beach State Bob Cole Conservatory of Music director Johannes Müller Stosch and members of BCCM are fighting to preserve their high-caliber ensembles while longing to experience the essence of live performance once again.
Kimberly Fodran, medical director at Long Beach State’s Student Health Services, is urging students and staff to avoid travel and contact through the holiday season as coronavirus cases continue to skyrocket.
Students wishing to spend time with family this holiday break are being mandated to perform a 14-day quarantine upon returning back home.
As of May 8, there are 898 positive COVID-19 cases in Long Beach with 565 recoveries, officials said. Despite the continued increase in infection, Mayor Robert Garcia announced the first steps in reopening the economy set to begin Friday.
The California Department of Public Health has announced a stay-at-home order effective this Saturday limiting nonessential activity during the hours of 10 p.m. and 5 a.m. The order is set to last a month.
Businesses, playgrounds and more public services are expected to reopen following the Long Beach City Council’s vote to approve a revised health order Tuesday evening.
In an effort to slow the spread of the coronavirus, housing officials at Long Beach State have implemented a mandatory two-week quarantine for Parkside College residents.
Following an outbreak of COVID-19 on campus, all residential students who have tested positive or are considered at-risk for contraction are being forced to move into a quarantine space in Hillside College.