Lake Forest
29 Jun, Wednesday
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The United States President declared a national state of emergency Friday, March 13 in response to the covid-19 pandemic. Coupled with the Stafford act and a national public health emergency, the United States government is trying to contain and slow the spread of covid-19. The last enactment of a national state of emergency for public health was under Obama in October 2009 for the H1N1 Influenza Pandemic.

As a growing effort to continue and serve the Lake Forest community, Bagels & Brews will be accepting orders online and over the phone. They will also be accommodating curbside pickup. Bagels & Brew will also continue to accept catering orders for locals and families who wish to place larger orders. Both their Lake Forest and Mission Viejo locations will continue pickup and delivery operations. As per recent regulations, they will not be accommodating dine-in service. How do I order? Online orders can be placed through their website at bagelsandbrew.com and can be placed over the phone by calling

Local Lake Forest business Urban Grill has taken it upon themselves to serve the local community in a different way. They have begun selling "survival boxes" for $150. "We are in unchartered times right now and we need to work together to survive this. We are have figured out a way to make more #SurvivalBoxes with your basic essentials that have been hard to get in our local stores."Urban Grill What's Included? 9 lbs - Chicken Breast5 lbs - Ground Beef5 lbs – Rice10 lbs – Potatoes10 lbs – Penne Pasta2 lbs – Bananas3 Dozen Eggs2 Rolls of Toilet Paper1 Gallon Milk1 Loaf

In a recent post on Facebook from their corporate account, Stater Bros Markets announced they will officially be opening ALL their stores at 7:45am to allow senior citizens (65+) essential shopping time. The new shopping time will begin on Wednesday, March 18th. Recently Stater Bros had reduced their shopping hours from 8am to 9pm for the general public. "The reduced hours allow us sufficient time to thoroughly clean our stores, restock merchandise and ensure a safe and healthy shopping experience for our customers and employees."Stater Bros Markets