San Jose vaccination clinic gets musical accompaniment

Getting a COVID-19 vaccination at the Mexican Heritage Plaza in San Jose has become a more pleasant experience. That’s largely due to a pilot program that provides live music, including Afro-Latin jazz, R&B and mariachi for people in line for their shot or waiting out the observation period after receiving the vaccine.

And while the music is entertaining, it’s serving a bigger purpose, too.

Omar Rodriguez, owner of Kooltura Marketing,

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As Ohio reaches one-year mark, frustrations linger in vaccination process

As the one-year mark of mourning is reached Tuesday, Ohio is looking ahead towards what it hopes will be a less deadly spring and summer.It was on this date one year ago that Ohio’s first cases of COVID-19 were identified in Cuyahoga County. Flags were at half-staff throughout the state Tuesday in remembrance of the coronavirus victims.Gov. Mike DeWine toured a vaccination clinic at Ohio State, emphasizing yet again that … Read More

Regional mass vaccination clinic planned for Maumee

Mar. 5—COLUMBUS — Ohio’s first regional long-term mass vaccination sites for coronavirus will open as soon as late March in Maumee, Lima, and nine other locations across Ohio to administer anywhere from 300 to 3,000 doses a day, Gov. Mike DeWine announced Friday.

In addition, there will be a fixed eight-week site in downtown Cleveland to be run in conjunction with the Federal Emergency Management Agency, the governor said during

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Livonia operates city-run COVID-19 vaccination clinic

LIVONIA, Mich (WXYZ) — It’s day three of vaccinations at the Livonia Civic Park Senior Center, and those with appointments are getting in line to get their shot.

“Oh we’re excited,” said Livonia resident Ilene Suchora. “We’re excited. We’ve been waiting for it.”

Ilene and Tom Suchora had been looking all over for the vaccine until they finally got a spot this week in their City of Livonia.

“74-years-old, gotta

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Rhode Island finally unveils a portal for appointments at its mass vaccination sites

Both locations, run by the Rhode Island Department of Health, open Thursday. The first group of residents who can make appointments are those 75 and older. Starting Monday, scheduling will be open to any Rhode Islander who is 65 and older.

The Dunkin’ Donuts Center will start out administering 500 doses per day and the Cranston location will administer 900 doses per day, according to health department spokesman Joseph Wendelken.

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Ross OKs using community center gym for covid vaccination clinic; no opening date announced

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New COVID-19 vaccination super site to open at UCSD in La Jolla

Appointments are available on the UC San Diego campus for those that wish to get vaccinated.

SAN DIEGO — UC San Diego Health will open a new COVID-19 site on Monday, February 8, at its on-campus Recreation, Intramural and Athletic Complex (RIMAC) in La Jolla on Hopkins Drive.

The La Jolla site will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily, although it will open just after noon for

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COVID-19 Vaccination Appointments Available Next Week in L.A. County

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Health officials said Saturday that COVID-19 vaccination appointments for next week are available in Los Angeles County for those who qualify.

For county residents seeking their first dose, “appointments from February 1 -7 are now available at,” the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health tweeted. “Residents will be able to book their first and second dose appointments at the same time.

Officials said email confirmations

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Site shoppers disrupt scheduling at North Las Vegas vaccination site

Numerous no-shows at the COVID-19 vaccination site in North Las Vegas this week prompted operators to drop a residential requirement and accept walk-ins in order not to risk wasting any of the precious doses.

North Las Vegas Fire Chief Joseph Calhoun said residents who were site shopping — or booking appointments at multiple sites and taking the first one available — were part of the problem at the Neighborhood Recreation

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Orange County to open second mass vaccination site amid supply issues

Anaheim, CA - January 13: Officials take the temperature of Orange County active Phase 1A (critical and healthcare workers) residents as they line up to enter large tents at Orange County's first large-scale vaccination site to receive the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine in the Toy Story parking lot at the Disneyland Resort in Anaheim Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2021. Orange County supervisors and Orange County Health Care Agency Director Dr. Clayton Chau held a news conference discussing the county's first Super POD (point-of-dispensing) site for COVID-19 vaccine distribution. The vaccinations are at Tier 1A for people who have reservations on a website. The site is able to handle 7,000 immunizations per day. Their goal is to immunize everyone in Orange County who chooses to do so by July 4th. (Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times)
People have their temperatures taken last week at Disneyland, Orange County’s first COVID-19 mass vaccination site. (Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times)

Orange County’s second large-scale COVID-19 vaccination site will open at Soka University in Aliso Viejo on Saturday as officials continue their efforts to ramp up inoculations despite ongoing supply issues.

The announcement comes a week after the county launched its first vaccination center at Disneyland in Anaheim.

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Vaccination appointments in Lake County

Lake County to begin vaccination appointments


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U.S. vaccination campaign runs far behind schedule

LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 05: An elderly man was wheeled in as people stood in line to get the Coronavirus vaccine organized by the LA Fire Department and CORE Community Organized Relief Effort at the Hansen Dam Recreation Center in the San Fernando Valley Tuesday, January 5, 2021 that was meant to be distributed to healthcare workers who signed up to schedule an appointment online. Apparently, Some non-first responder and non-healthcare workers were able to get vaccine. Hansen Dam Recreation Center on Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2021 in Los Angeles, CA. (Al Seib / Los Angeles Times)
People stood in line to get the COVID-19 vaccine Tuesday at the Hansen Dam Recreation Area in the San Fernando Valley. The doses were intended for distribution to healthcare workers who signed up online; apparently, some others were able to get the vaccine. (Al Seib / Los Angeles Times)

Operation Warp Speed promised to accelerate the development, manufacturing and distribution of COVID-19 vaccines.

“That means big, and it means fast

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