Oakland mayor to make immunization more accessible as California vaccination rates drop

Vaccination rates in California have dropped 40 percent amid the coronavirus pandemic. Oakland, California Mayor Libby Schaaf explains how the community will use co-location to make immunization more accessible.Nov. 27, 2020Continue Reading

Canadian TV presenter’s one-month-old daughter has been abducted

When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters. Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer. OurPrivacy Noticeexplains more about how we use your data, and your rights. You can unsubscribe at any time.Invalid EmailA Canadian sports broadcaster’s one-month-old baby has reportedly been found…Continue Reading

San Francisco and Oakland Drop Covid-19 Testing Program Run by Google Sister Company Verily

A testing site in San Mateo County, California, on March 16.Photo: Justin Sullivan (Getty Images)San Francisco and Alameda counties have stopped using Verily, Google’s health-focused sister company, to test for the novel coronavirus, Kaiser Health News reported on Monday.Verily launched a pilot covid-19 testing program earlier this year and scored $55 million in contracts with…Continue Reading

San Francisco and Oakland cut ties with Verily COVID-19 testing program

Two California counties are no longer using Google sister company Verily’s COVID-19 testing system, Kaiser Health News reported. The counties, home to San Francisco and Oakland, stopped using the company’s testing platform over concerns that it doesn’t adequately protect patient data and that it doesn’t help low-income residents who have the greatest need for testing.…Continue Reading

Oakland School District Agrees To Make Sports Programs Equitable For Girls And Boys –  San Francisco

OAKLAND ( SF) — Girls and boys attending public colleges in Oakland can now count on to have equal possibilities to perform sports activities following a settlement in between the district and Legal Help at Function, a legal solutions nonprofit.The agreement announced Monday by Legal Help at Function also gives that female college students get…Continue Reading