COVID-19 Comprehensive Coverage Summary

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The following are among the latest developments published this week (as of 12:15 a.m. Saturday) regarding the local impacts of the COVID-19 coronavirus:

Articles published March 22-28:

Stories published March 15-21:

Articles published March 8-14:

COVID-19 Closures and Cancellations

Following the orders by Los Angeles County and the state of California on Thursday, March 19, all non-essential businesses and organizations have been ordered to close and residents have been asked to stay home.

School Closures & Class Suspensions

  • All local schools and colleges have suspended in-person classes. All high school and college sports have been suspended as well.

Event Postponements/Cancellations

(Partial list. Listed in order of originally scheduled event date; some events may be rescheduled for later dates,)

  • School Day Cafe’s “Kids Cooking” demonstration, March 13.
  • Castaic Area Town Council special election, March 14.
  • Local SCV USC Alum Day of Service, March 14.
  • Knights of Columbus St. Patrick’s Day 5k Run 2020, March 14.
  • Knights of Columbus St. Patrick’s Day Charity Event, March 14. 
  • College of the Canyons Silver Spur Celebration, March 14.
  • Santa Clarita Sister Cities hike, March 15.
  • Canyon High School youth football camp, March 15-16.
  • SCAA Grayscale and Light Demo, March 16. 
  • COC Canyons Promise, March 17.
  • CalRTA meeting, March 17.
  • SCV Chili Cook-off, March 17. 
  • March Business After Hours Mixer at Embassy Suites, March 18.
  • Castaic Area Town Council meeting, March 18.
  • SENSES Block Party, March 19.
  • #EmpoweringWomen Lunch, March 19.
  • COC Women’s Conference, March 21.
  • 10th Annual Walk for Kids with Cancer, March 21.
  • CalArts Gala at REDCAT, March 21. 
  • Santa Clarita Youth Arts Showcase, March 21.
  • Zonta Club of SCV LifeForward Workshop, March 21.
  • Santa Clarita City Council meeting, March 24.
  • Robotics in the Workplace VIA Luncheon, March 24. 
  • NextSCV with Past Chairs, March 25.
  • Non-Profit Seminar, March 26.
  • MIA of SCV, March 26.
  • DFY in SCV Youth Summit, March 27 and April 15.
  • Family Promise: A Taste of Hope, March 28. 
  • Canyon Country Optimist Club Charity Quarter Auction, March 28 (postponed).
  • Free to Be Me Music Festival, March 29.
  • VIA Breakfast Club, April 3.  
  • Santa Clarita Eggstravaganza, April 11.
  • SENSES Block Party, April 16.
  • SCV Water’s 2020 Water Summit, April 17. 
  • Santa Clarita Cowboy Festival, April 18-19.
  • Hart District’s Career Collaborative Meeting, April 23. 
  • Santa Clarita Earth Arbor Day, April 18-19.
  • 7th annual SoCal Special Hockey Festival, April 25 and 26.


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