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FDA could grant emergency use authorization of Pfizer’s vaccine as early as Friday.

Key committee endorses Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine, paving way for clearance by FDA and vaccinations in US to begin in mass. A committee of leading U.S. vaccine scientists recommended Thursday that the Food and Drug Administration authorize the first COVID-19 vaccine

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Protesters Descend on El Paseo Drive, Restaurants Stay Open In Defiance of New Order

Happening Now – Palm Desert, CA – El Paseo Drive – Coachella Valley, Protesters Descend on the Street, Some Restaurants Stay Open In Defiance. Hundreds marched up and down El Paseo, with hand made signs, playing music, and waving flags,

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Covid Vaccine: UK Woman First In World To Receive Pfizer Shot, Begins Mass Vaccination Era (Video)

Covid vaccine: UK woman becomes first in world to receive Pfizer shot Margaret Keenan, 90, given approved vaccine to start mass coronavirus immunization program. A 90-year-old woman has become the first patient in the world to receive the Pfizer Covid-19

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Can Gyms Stay Open Under California’s New Stay-At-Home Order?

Sweeping new coronavirus restrictions set in Sunday night for most of California. What to know about gyms and fitness centers: As for gyms and fitness centers, outdoor operations may continue under the order as long as COVID-19 safety guidelines are

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Orange County Sheriff Don Barnes Questions Constitutionality Of Newsom’s New Orders

Businesses are now trying to figure out what to do. We are getting word already that some restaurants, along with other businesses mandated to close, are considering defying orders based on the Sheriff’s statement. SANTA ANA, Ca. (November 20, 2020): Please

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Riverside County Sheriff Chad Bianco Publicly Decried Gov. Newsom Displaying Dictorial Attitude

Riverside County Sheriff Chad Bianco publicly decried Gov. Newsom’s threat to withhold funding from counties who don’t enforce the lockdown dictorial. RIVERSIDE COUNTY, CA — Riverside County Sheriff Chad Bianco condemned Gov. Gavin Newsom’s threat to withhold funding from counties

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SOCAL ICU CAPACITY DROPS BELOW 15%, TRIGGERING STAY-AT-HOME ORDER WHAT’S OPEN & WHAT’S NOT

COACHELLA VALLEY — A new state stay-at-home order will go into effect in Southern California after the region’s hospital ICU capacity dropped below 15%. Available intensive care unit capacity in Southern California dropped to 12.5% on Saturday, down from 13.1%

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LA County sheriff: Deputies won’t enforce Newsom’s stay-at-home order

New Announcement LA County sheriff: Deputies won’t enforce Newsom’s stay-at-home order Sheriff Villanueva said businesses have been through enough. County Sheriff Alex Villanueva will not instruct his deputies to enforce a new statewide stay-at-home order announced Thursday that could force

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Only One U.S. County Remains COVID-Free After 8 Months of Pandemic

Only one county in the United States still has zero reported cases of COVID-19 in mid-November, after more than eight months of the pandemic, while much of the country including California is returning to lockdowns and curfews for the holidays

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Gov. Newsom announces regional stay-at-home order based on ICU capacity

Unlike previous restrictions in California, the new stay-at-home order focuses on five different regions in lieu of counties. The five regions are: Northern California, Greater Sacramento, Bay Area, San Joaquin Valley and Southern California. The new rules would be implemented

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CIF Delays Start, Cancels All Fall Regional, State Championship Dates

With no youth sports guidance from the California Department of Public Health, CIF puts Season 1 Fall start dates “on hold” until further notice. The California Interscholastic Federation announced that all fall practice and competition start dates are on hold

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Iconic Coachella Valley Salon to Close at the End of the Year

After 36 Years, J Russell The Salon Will Be Closing Their Doors November 29, 2020 – Palm Desert, CA – The owners of the award-winning J. Russell The Salon! have announced that they will be closing the business on December

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California issues mandate requiring face coverings at all times when outdoors except…

The California Department of Public Health released updated guidance that requires people in the state to wear face coverings at all times when outside of their homes, with some exceptions. Individuals are exempt from wearing face coverings in the following specific settings:

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A modified stay-at-home order is now into effect for much of California

A shopper picks up toilet paper at a store in Burbank on Thursday. Paper towels and other cleaning supplies are flying off retail shelves amid a new wave of panic buying as the country faces another coronavirus surge.  (Robyn Beck/AFP via

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The Palm Desert City Allows Desert X In 2021

The Palm Desert City Council votes to allow Desert X in the city while setting a moratorium on all other events held in the city until June of 2021. NBC Palm Springs Reports Tonight, the motion was discussed because Desert

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California Issues Curfew, Statewide

California Sets Statewide Curfews affecting over 90% of the state’s population. Starting Saturday from 10 p.m – 5 a.m. daily for a minimum of 30 days unless going to work or running critical errands. Gov. Gavin Newsom on Thursday announced

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The Living Desert Zoo & Gardens remains open, wildlights, hiking trails accessible, gift shop remains open inside.

Gyms, restaurants, movie theaters and places of worship are among the entities affected by Newsom’s order placing The Coachella Valley back to the Purple, more restrictive Tier 1. The Living Desert Zoo & Garden’s current operations has not been impacted

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OFFICIAL: COUNTY NOW MEETS COVID TESTING THRESHOLD, Hospitals return to pre-COVID levels

Emergency Management Director Bruce Barton said “Hospitals and clinics have returned to pre-COVID levels, so those who really need care (for anything) need to come to our hospitals,” Barton said. “They are safe.” The hospitalization rates have been gradually ascending

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Free Coronavirus Testing Mobile Centers Coming to To The Coachella Valley This Weekend And Beyond.

Free Coronavirus Testing Mobile Centers Coming to the Coachella Valley, Valleywide – Here are your dates, times & locations… COACHELLA VALLEY, CA — Riverside County’s mobile testing team is returning to the Coachella Valley beginning this weekend to provide free

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CITY OF INDIO “ALL IN” FOR TESTING, Indio City Mayor and Councilmembers opt-in for COVID testing to promote tier advancement

To help Riverside County to move ahead in the state public health tiers, more testing of “healthy” individuals is needed.  To encourage others in the community and throughout the Coachella Valley, Indio’s Mayor and City Councilmembers will undergo COVID-19 testing

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