| Jan 29, 2011
| 4:27 PM
A Newport Beach City Council study session on traffic-calming measures touched briefly on two areas of Corona del Mar — Bayside Drive and Coast Highway, near the Cameo neighborhoods.
The Tuesday study session took a look at citywide traffic-calming...
| May 4, 2012
| 5:00 PM
The state is asking the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for investigative help in determining why whooping cough is spreading so quickly in Washington.
It comes after Gov. Christine Gregoire released emergency money to pay for more vaccine,...
| May 9, 2012
| 4:55 PM
The principal of Seattle's Bishop Blanchet High School on Wednesday defended her closing of the school for two days after up to 150 students had called in sick earlier this week.
Principal Kris Brynildsen-Smith ordered the emergency closure as the state...
| May 11, 2012
| 6:19 PM
People who are uninsured or cannot afford to pay for a vaccination for whooping cough -- which has reached epidemic levels in Washington state -- can get a free vaccination Saturday in Burien.
Public Health -- Seattle & King County and Group Health are...
| May 12, 2012
| 9:22 PM
Hundreds of people lined up outside Group Health’s Burien Medical Center to get a free whooping cough booster shot – the vaccine is also known as "T-dap."
The vaccines were offered to adults who are around children a lot and who can't...
| May 12, 2012
The line forms here.
Down a sidewalk and out onto a street, as hundreds today lined up for a chance to get a free whooping cough vaccine.
They started lining up this morning at Group Health’s Burien Medical Center to get a free whooping cough...
| May 17, 2012
| 5:05 PM
Costa Mesa High School Les Miller Outstanding Student Awards
School Activities/Clubs: National Honor Society, California Scholarship Federation, ROP Emergency Medical Responder, ZOE academy
Community: Mesa Verde Library, Heart...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 8:51 AM
Nearly 10% of parents in Oregon are limiting their children to getting no more than one or two injections per visit to the pediatrician, according to a new study published in the medical journal Pediatrics Monday.
As a result, children are falling...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 9:07 AM
An announcement was sent to parents of Carmel Clay Schools students Monday informing them a case of pertussis, also known as whooping cough, was identified in the school district.
The letter states some children and staff members may have been...
| Nov 25, 2011
Tobacco sales compliance
The health department's Learn to Live program offers to retailers a tobacco sales compliance kit. The kit includes a training guide that explains Maryland's tobacco laws. It's illegal to sell tobacco products to anyone under the...
| Dec 6, 2011
One year old Ben Grace is not among the growing number of kids not getting their required vaccinations.
His parents, Sandy and Kim not getting him vaccinated never crossed their minds.
"With us in our family we've never seen a good reason or good...