Countless Orange County residents have stepped up to volunteer at local food distributions during the Coronavirus pandemic.
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Community organizations are already stretched thin and leaders worry about a massive spike following Thanksgiving.
The dramatic case spikes in the summer led to over 700 people hospitalized at one point in July.
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This weekend’s earthquake, centered in the community of Ridgecrest, is a stark reminder that we are all behind in terms of being ready for the big quake. Voice of OC has been working on a disaster page project this summer, with the aim of providing readers with solid coverage and resources on disaster prep and response across Orange County. Help us source and fund the page.
When they review their contract with the Red Cross Tuesday, county supervisors will get a chance to confirm the budgets, staff and volunteers the charity has in place in Orange County for large disasters.