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Long Beach reported another death Sunday, May 10, from the novel coronavirus, bringing the city’s death toll to 44 people as officials prepared to reopen beach bike and pedestrian paths, tennis centers and tennis courts in select parks on Monday, May 11.

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The most recent data from the National Alliance of Caregivers (NAC) reports that more than 43 million people act as unpaid caregivers. Without their support, their loved ones, who are struggling with illness, disability or aging, would find themselves in a dire situation.

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Despite the fact that nearly 260 blood drives around Southern California — and 2,700 Red Cross blood drives around the country — had to be canceled because of the novel coronavirus pandemic, Long Beach hospitals are saying they are now well-stocked.

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The Long Beach health department reported two more deaths related to the novel coronavirus on Sunday, April 26, along with 10 new cases.

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By this point in your “Stay Safe at Home” self isolation regime you’ve probably finished at heap of puzzles, binged on a variety of NetFlick series and walked your exhausted dog far more times per day than he ever imagined possible.

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You’ve been cooped up for weeks. You’re feeling pale and pudgy. Family conversations are all starting to sound the same. And your cat acts like he’s going to claw someone’s eyes out if you don’t give him some time alone.

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Another woman in Long Beach, who was older than 80 and associated with a long-term care facility, has died after testing positive for the coronavirus, officials announced Saturday, April 18.

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Another three Long Beach residents have died after testing positive for the coronavirus, officials announced Tuesday, April 14. The death toll from the virus so far in the city is now 17.

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It’s not like I’m counting, (actually, I have been), but I'm writing this column 10 days after Gov. Newsom declared his “Stay Safe at Home” order. Being at home for 10 days for some feels like an eternity, while for others it’s no big deal.

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Long Beach has confirmed eight more cases of the coronavirus, officials announced Tuesday, March 31; the total tally in the city so far is now up to 123.

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Virgin Orbit, a Long Beach aerospace company, is waiting federal approval for a new ventilator that it plans to manufacture and distribute to hospitals in the company weeks, according to a statement released Monday, March 30.

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I was standing on my front porch this morning thinking how odd it was that my street looked the same as usual but it felt completely different to me. My once cozy, friendly street where I had enjoyed countless hours interacting with family, friends and neighbors was now empty of people and m…

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Toilet paper, hand sanitizer and other hygiene essentials began flying off store shelves weeks ago amid mounting worries over the deadly coronavirus pandemic. Not to worry, retailers and suppliers said, we’re churning out product and cranking up inventory to meet demand.

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One Long Beach police officer and three more firefighters have tested positive for the novel coronavirus, officials announced Friday, March 27. The police officer’s case is one of 16 in Long Beach that were reported Friday; the city’s total count is up to 70.

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Long Beach officials reported Thursday, March 26, that two more firefighters have tested positive for the novel coronavirus, bringing the total number of infected firefighters to 10.

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As the number of confirmed cases of the new coronavirus continues to grow in the city and county, one looming question is how well local hospitals are prepared for the health crisis to potentially surge locally.

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Long Beach residents should expect stricter restrictions to come in the “very near future,” likely Thursday night, March 19, Mayor Robert Garcia announced during a press conference that afternoon, to further curb the spread of the new coronavirus.