Long Beach Unified will be handing out the laptops until Friday, March 27.
Like other small business owners, they’re hoping to ride things out until a return to some kind of normal.
Burbank Elementary’s Scott Fleming stands in front of his school, Captain America shield in hand, advertising free breakfast and lunch.
The entire Long Beach Unified School District has shut down its schools for the next five weeks to slow spread of coronavirus.
The presence of the Long Beach police department and support from the community helped alleviate tensions as members of the mosque gathered for their usual Friday prayer—but those in attendance still felt some unease.