COVID-19

Quarantine grandma?

“Social distancing.” In this time of coronavirus, it sounds straightforward: Avoid crowds. Don’t shake hands. If you’re 65 or older, isolate yourself at home. If…


Safety from shutoffs

Some utility providers are making sure that the economic hardship caused by the spreading novel coronavirus doesn’t make it even harder for them to hunker…


Surviving spring

Photo courtesy of Crocker Art MuseumElements of nature are represented in Flowers from fire: Ceramics and the International Art Nouveau at the Crocker Art Museum,…



Stepping up the fight

Faced with the first death of a California patient and growing concern the novel coronavirus is spreading in some communities, Gov. Gavin Newsom declared a…


Outbreak etiquette

Amid COVID-19’s wildfire spread, Sacramento leaders took time to remind the public that a potential pandemic doesn’t see race. Asian-American advocacy organization OCA Sacramento hosted…


Failed test?

Photo by Fars News Agency via Wiki Commons Workers disinfect a subway train in Tehran, Iran on Feb. 26. Just weeks into the federal government’s…