COVID-19 in San Diego:
Cases & Deaths (Updated Daily)
Tuesday, April 7, 2020

COVID-19 in San Diego: Cases & Deaths (Updated Daily)

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Quarantined in Coronado: No Down Time for FOL President Marsi Steirer

April is typically one of the busiest months for Friends of the Library President Marsi Steirer, when she is knee deep in books, logistics...

Joaquin Evans Shares His Love of Singing (video)

34-year-old Joaquin Evans was a crowd favorite at Coronado's Talent this year with his beautiful vocal interpretation of Kiss from a Rose by Seal....

UPDATED: Local Family Shares COVID-19 Impact and Has Message for Public

APRIL 6, 2020 UPDATE from Ashley's Uncle Ken via Facebook (p.s. Ashley is 33, not 34):A Coronado family is publicly sharing that their loved...

Lirpa Sloof Currently in Quarantine – No Fooling for 2020

Another cancellation due to the Coronavirus.  That's right, Lirpa Sloof is currently in quarantine and will not be involved in any "breaking news" for...

Kari Ursitti Stays Positive, Launches Sweet Soles Online Store

The Coronavirus continues to devastate lives and livelihoods all over the world. Many companies and owners have had to react quickly to make the...

Local Heroes: People Helping People During the Coronavirus Crisis

I’ve always loved this quote from Mr. Rogers. “When I was a boy and I would see scary things in the news, my mother...

Coronado’s Talent Winner – 11 Year Old Bobby Latona (Video)

We invite you to take just three minutes... turn off the tv, gather your family, and experience an 11 year old Coronado boy giving...

Quarantined in Coronado: Stories from Our Readers in #Quaronado

Beautiful Gardens. Even though homefront judging & the flower show have been cancelled, it doesn’t mean we can’t have beautiful gardens! Plant some flowers...

Quarantined in Coronado: Excerpts from a Glorietta Diary

By Diane Sorota February 12, 2020 Day by day awareness arrived, slowly at first and then all at once. After a round trip to Hillcrest’s...

Quarantined in Coronado: How Does a Teenager Shelter in Place?

Before Coronavirus I led a typical high school student-athlete life: sleep, study, school, sports, more study, repeat. My mornings would normally start around 6am...

Coronado Creativity under Quarantine #Quaronado

Readers are contacting us to share how they are surviving "Quaronado" (portmanteau that we first saw in use by Blue Bridge Hospitality)Bear Hunt /...

Quarantined in Coronado: Staying Positive While Pregnant

So, not to brag, but I was killing 2020. Truly living my best life. I am a newlywed, I have a job I've been...
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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Coronavirus Quarantine Reality

Author:  Ken FitzgeraldI am healthy. I am able to work from home, my law firm is still in business, and nobody in my family...

Visitors to Coronado Beach Could be Asymptomatic Carriers

Submitted by Brad WillisA letter to Coronado City Manager Blair King Dear Blair,Like many, I was surprised at the city council’s split decision to keep...

Close Beach for a Few Months to Protect All of Us

Submitted by Rebecca Sauer, RN CPANMy name is Rebecca Sauer, and I am a critical care nurse at UCSD. I am responding to Mayor...

Coronado Beach Open for Running, Walking, Separate From Others

Submitted by Richard BaileySound public policy is driven by data and observation, not misinformation and emotion.The decision to keep Coronado beaches and parks open...

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COVID-19 Deaths Increase to 31, Health Order Being Enforced

Twelve additional COVID-19 deaths have been reported, bringing the region’s total to 31, the County Health and Human Services Agency announced today.The age range...

True Grit: Coronado Small Business Owners Undaunted by Quarantine, Forge Ahead with Creative New Ideas

It’s challenging enough to run a small business under the best of circumstances, yet alone during a global pandemic. While many storefronts are forced...

CoSA Teacher Creates #nadoartchallenge

Anna Woerman, a Digital Arts teacher at Coronado School of Arts (CoSA) and Coronado High School for 12 years, started the #nadoartchallenge to have...

Navy Mandates Face Covering: What You Need to Know

The Navy will now require the use of cloth face coverings for all military, Navy civilian and contractors as well as family members while...

CoroMasks: Facial Covering Masks for Coronado Project Update

APRIL 6 UPDATE: We have our first batch of masks coming on Tuesday, April 7. It will be "Seniors Only" for those age 65+, Coronado...