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BREAKING NEWS: Gavin Newsom Issues a Statewide Stay at Home Order

Governor Gavin Newsom just announced a state-wide, mandatory stay-at-home order. CA is issuing a statewide, mandatory STAY AT HOME order. Those that work in critical sectors should go to work. Grocery stores, pharmacies, banks and more will stay open. We need to meet this moment and flatten the...
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Pet Food Assistance Program Expands Amid COVID-19 Crisis

Rancho Santa Fe, Calif. (Mar. 19, 2020) - As a committed member of the San Diego community, Helen Woodward Animal Center is aware of the financial strains being felt by many devoted pet owners amid COVID-19 business closures and layoffs. It is the Center's belief that animals provide unconditional...
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Be A Super Hero - Donate Blood

The Nursing students at Azusa Pacific University San Diego Regional Campus have witnessed first hand the impact of blood donation on the lives of patients and their families. Patients who are suffering from critical illnesses are vulnerable and your blood is essential to their survival. Not only do...
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2020 Census: What You Need To Know

On this episode of Living Better in San Diego, Susan and Evonne take a deep dive into the 2020 Census. What is it? What's on it? Who's it for? Today, we talk to JoAnn Fields, Government and Public Relations Director of the Asian Pacific Islander Initiative and Herminia Ledesma of Vista Community...
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San Diego's Board of Supervisors announced 11 legally enforceable health orders to combat the spread of the coronavirus

10 News 10 San Diego is reporting San Diego's Board of Supervisors announced 11 legally enforceable health orders to combat the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. The new orders go into effect at 12 a.m. Tuesday. The San Diego Board of Supervisors say "It's not a request. It's not a suggestion. It...
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How social distancing works and what it means for you

By MIKE STOBBE AP Medical Writer NEW YORK (AP) -- In this time of coronavirus, once-easy questions have suddenly become complex. Here are some questions and answers about the "social distancing" efforts to slow the epidemic in the U.S. WHAT IS SOCIAL DISTANCING? Social distancing are practices...
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Stuck home? Planets, moon providing predawn entertainment

By MARCIA DUNN AP Aerospace Writer CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) -- Stuck at home this week? The planets and our moon are providing some early morning entertainment. Mars, Jupiter, Saturn and a crescent moon will be clustered together in the southeastern sky just before daybreak. Mercury will peek...
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Amazon seeks to hire 100,000 to keep up with surge in orders

By JOSEPH PISANI AP Retail Writer NEW YORK (AP) -- Amazon said Monday that it needs to hire 100,000 people across the U.S. to keep up with a crush of orders as the coronavirus spreads and keeps more people at home, shopping online. The online retailer said it will also temporarily raise pay by $2...
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San Diego Zoo and San Diego Zoo Safari Park Close

The San Diego Zoo and San Diego Zoo Safari Park have posted a statement about park closures due to Coronavirus concerns In response to the ever-changing COVID-19 situation, San Diego Zoo Global has announced a temporary closure of the @sandiegozoo and the @sdzsafaripark to the public, beginning...
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Local Encinitas Man Runs Toilet Paper Exchange

A surfer and physical therapist, Jonny Blue, like many of us, was disappointed and shocked at the toilet paper shortage. So what did he do? He started a toilet paper exchange. On Saturday morning, Jonny stood on the corner of El Camino Real and Encinitas Blvd with a cardboard sign that said, "Share...
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