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Coronavirus continues to spread in prisons, Lompoc expands testing

Michaela Vehslage, Staff Writer

May 6, 2020

As millions of Californians continue to shelter in place to stop the spread of COVID-19, the virus has ravaged several prisons including the Lompoc Federal Correctional Complex, which has seen cases rise from 70 to 83 in the span ...

Humor at a distance: Philosophy professor talks science of laughter

Jacob Frank, Staff Writer

April 26, 2020

When City College philosophy professor Chris Kramer was five, he accidentally told his first joke and the hysterical outburst from his family embedded in him a desire to understand humor on a deeper level.  He shared his findi...

COVID-19 update: Santa Barbara County reports seventh death

Trevor West Morgan, Staff Writer

April 26, 2020

The number of coronavirus related deaths has reached 205,398 worldwide with the total in the U.S. reaching 54,964 as of Sunday, April 26.  In California, there have been 1,705 deaths from the virus and over 43,056 cases as o...

Student parents forced to balance schoolwork, parenting in isolation

Alloy Zarate, Staff Writer

April 20, 2020

City College student parents who relied on the services of the Orfalea Early Learning Center are forced to balance schoolwork with caring for their young children since campus was closed on March 16. “Everyone has 24 hours...

COVID-19 update: 373 cases in county, 81 at Lompoc Prison

Trevor West Morgan, Staff Writer

April 18, 2020

159,5100 people have died from COVID-19 worldwide with 31,456 deaths in the United States, with nearly a third of these deaths in New York City alone as of April 18.  Santa Barbara County has reported its third death from the coronavirus...

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