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Published on February 24, 2015. Last modified on September 19, 2019
Beach Advisory Lifted: Lovers Point Beach, Pacific Grove
Lovers Point Beach was posted with an advisory due to high indicator bacteria found in samples taken 9/26/2019. Follow up samples reveal that bacteria counts are at levels considered safe for recreational contact.
9/20/2019 12:00:00 PM
National Food Safety Education Month - Food Safety Conference
In recognition of September being designated as National Food Safety Education Month, the Environmental Health Bureau of the Monterey County Health Department announced today the recipients of its Award of Excellence, a highlight of the Monterey County Health Department’s Gold Seal program for retai
9/18/2019 1:00:00 PM
30th Annual Celebration of Culture and Language
The Annual Celebration of Culture & Language by the Latino Network of Monterey County is Wednesday, September 25th. This year’s main speaker is former Major League Baseball player, Ernesto “Ernie” Camacho. He has returned to his roots in Salinas & established a foundation to encourage Salinas Youth.
Paperwork: How to Prepare Your Important Paper, Electronic Records
Important paperwork includes any document you might need in and after an emergency. Don't wait until you get an evacuation order to gather insurance cards, identification documents and other important documents.
Suicide Prevention Week - Finding the Right Tool for the Job
Have you ever heard the saying “it’s like using a sledgehammer to crack a nut?” While a sledgehammer will certainly open the nut, it will also smash it to bits. This points to the issue of how we respond to someone who reveals that they are thinking about suicide.
FDA: Mercury Poisoning Linked to Skin Products
Whatever your complexion, it’s important to use products that will help your skin and not damage it. But as you wade through the beauty aisles, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration cautions that you should avoid skin creams, beauty and antiseptic soaps, and lotions that contain mercury.
Prescriptions: Prepare Your Medicine Cabinet for an Emergency
Many people depend on daily medications. Nearly half of Americans take at least one prescription medication; 1 in 4 take three or more. If you or a loved one rely on daily medication to treat or manage a chronic disease, take time now to prepare your medicine cabinet for an emergency.
9/8/2019 12:39:00 PM