Ocean Institute’s tall ship Pilgrim is sinking in Dana Point Harbor — Orange County Register

The Pilgrim, a decades-long icon at the Ocean Institute, has listed starboard and is sinking in Dana Point Harbor. Officials at the center were informed at 5:15 a.m.

via Ocean Institute’s tall ship Pilgrim is sinking in Dana Point Harbor — Orange County Register

Ralphs extends temporary store hours — fox5sandiego.com

SAN DIEGO — Ralphs announced Sunday it will be expanding its temporary store hours starting Monday in an effort to provide customers with more time to complete their grocery shopping. Ralphs first announced new temporary store hours on March 14 in response to coronavirus concerns…

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Houston Rapper Scarface Tests Positive For Coronavirus: “Felt Like I Was Going To Die” — Deadline

Houston rapper Scarface says he tested positive for coronavirus and has “been sick for weeks.” Scarface, real name Brad Jordan, shared the news with fans Thursday on Instagram during a live interview with fellow hip-hop personality Willie D. “I been to the point where I felt like I was going to die,” Scarface said…

via Houston Rapper Scarface Tests Positive For Coronavirus: “Felt Like I Was Going To Die” — Deadline

Authorities enforce beach closures with warns of fines, jail time for those who don’t comply — fox5sandiego.com

SAN DIEGO — State parks and beaches remain closed this weekend as authorities work on enforcement and warn residents they could face fines and jail time if they don’t comply with the statewide stay-at-home order. The strict enforcement comes as at least four lifeguards have come down with COVID-19…

via Authorities enforce beach closures with warns of fines, jail time for those who don’t comply — fox5sandiego.com

California real estate sales now deemed ‘essential’ industry — Orange County Register

The real estate industry, struggling with coronavirus-linked limitations, got a boost with its sales business reclassified as an “essential” industry. The California Association of Realtors said Saturday, March 28, that commercial and residential real estate services were included on an updated list of essential services from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Cybersecurity and Infrastructure…

via Coronavirus economy: California real estate sales now deemed ‘essential’ industry — Orange County Register

Coronavirus help: Fashion Island, Irvine Spectrum merchants get 90-day rent break — Orange County Register

As many Orange County merchants struggle to pay bills and employees, giant retail landlord Irvine Co. — the owner of Fashion Island and Irvine Spectrum Center — is giving its retailers a three-month rent delay.

via Coronavirus help: Fashion Island, Irvine Spectrum merchants get 90-day rent break — Orange County Register

Petersen Automobile Museum to stream Vault Tours free to the public — RACER

Already known for novel approaches to sharing its vintage and unique cars with the public, the Petersen Museum in Los Angeles, California, is now offering live-streamed tours of its 60,000-square-foot Vault Collection. See the link below for schedules, details, etc.

via UPDATED: Petersen Museum to streaming Vault Tours free to the public — RACER