President Donald Trump gave governors a road map Thursday for recovering from the economic pain of the coronavirus pandemic, laying out “a phased and deliberate approach” to restoring normal activity in places that have strong testing and are seeing a decrease in COVID-19 cases.
As part of an effort to provide temporary housing for people in L.A. County experiencing homelessness who are vulnerable to COVID-19, the county’s homeless services agency has been working with Sacramento as well as local service providers and hotels and motels to secure rooms where those living on the street who are at high-risk for contracting the virus could have temporary shelter in the hopes of preventing the spread and contraction of COVID-19.
Larry Mantle and KPCC film critics Lael Loewenstein, Amy Nicholson and Charles Solomon review this weekend’s new movie releases and share some of their recommendations for movies and TV shows to discover, rediscover and binge-watch while you’re at home.
Like all public events following the start of widespread stay-at-home orders from the state and federal government, the 2020 TCM Classic Film Festival was unfortunately cancelled this year due to health concerns posed by COVID-19. But festival faithful and classic film buffs won’t be left hanging this year.