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Blacks have higher local death rate from coronavirus

LOS ANGELES — The coronavirus death toll continued to mount in Los Angeles County, with 22 more fatalities confirmed April 7 and health officials reporting that an initial look at race data points toward black residents having a slightly higher death rate from the virus than other ethnic groups. The 22 new fatalities increased the Read More…

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County officials expect jump in coronavirus numbers

LOS ANGELES — Fifteen more deaths from coronavirus were reported April 6 in Los Angeles County, raising the total to 147, while the overall number of cases went up by 420 as the county entered what officials expect to be one of the worst weeks in terms of virus spread. “If you have enough supplies Read More…

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Covered California extends health insurance enrollment

SACRAMENTO — The unprecedented and challenging times presented by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is changing the way people live for the foreseeable future. As job-loss claims hit record highs, more and more Californians will be dealing with a loss of income and their health insurance coverage. Covered California and Medi-Cal are providing a path to Read More…