22 hrs ago
Los Angeles Times
Citing unsettling Ferguson images, Davis to return armored vehicle
Davis, Calif., city officials have directed the police department to return a surplus U.S. military armored vehicle to the federal government after residents, citing images seen during protests in Ferguson, Mo., expressed fears of militarization.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
The Campbell Reporter
Senate passes 'gun violence restraining order' bill
Family members and police could ask courts to take away a mentally disturbed person's guns under a bill inspired by May's UC Santa Barbara massacre and approved Wednesday by the state Senate.
Jackson Bill to Ban Offshore Oil Drilling in Tranquillon Ridge Stalls on Assembly Floor
A bill by state Sen. Hannah-Beth Jackson , D-Santa Barbara, to ban offshore oil drilling from an area of state waters in the Santa Barbara Channel known as Tranquillon Ridge stalled on the Assembly floor Tuesday evening, effectively killing the bill for the year.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Victorville Daily Press
VVUHSD puts bond on back burner
The Victor Valley Union High School District quietly halted its efforts recently to take an $87.2 million Proposition 39 bond issue to local voters this November, while two other districts in the area are pushing forward with bond elections.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Marcos Breton: Images of hope at Sac State
The images from Ferguson, Mo., have emphasized the glaring inequalities between communities in America – of poverty creating a tinderbox of desperation and violence.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Inside Bay Area
Guest commentary: Learn the signs and make sure to reach out to prevent suicide
Having worked in the mental health field for more than 20 years, I am reminded every day that people with mental health issues do recover and continue as productive members of their communities.
You Are Good Enough
"Sherly, I got the part!" my client, Mary , exclaimed on the phone, as she excitedly explained that she got the part in the pilot for which she was auditioning.
Investor's Business Daily
Keurig Green Mountain Shares Abuzz On Kraft Deal
The Kraft-branded Keurig packs debut in the fall. Shares of Keurig rose 8.9% to 128.21 in the stock market today , hitting a new record high intraday.
San Mateo Daily Journal
OP-ED: Bill offers modest proposal to reduce suicides
It's difficult to know if comedian Robin Williams' death last week had any effect on Assemblyman Marc Levine's push to require health-care providers to have specific training on suicide prevention.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Mon Aug 18, 2014
The Big Problem with Bad News
The news can tend to be a downer, but lately-from the plane crash in Ukraine, to Ebola in Africa, to Robin Williams' untimely death-most will agree it's been especially depressing.
The Daily Democrat
Woodland home to be built for wounded warrior
Staff Sgt. Alejandro Jauregui will soon call Woodland home thanks to a nonprofit organization that builds houses for injured veterans across the U.S. Jauregui, 29, lost both legs and suffered extensive injuries to his right hand and forearm when he stepped on an IED in Afghanistan two years ago.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
The San Diego Union-Tribune
2014 Valley League preview
Key players: Josh Navarro , Quentin Todd , JD Fox , Sam Grimes , Jorge Rodriguez , Austin Rieman , Jason Montville , Enrique Manzo , Frank Medrano , Alex Corona .
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Gene Simmons says depressed people should kill themselves
This is just a guess, but I imagine he won't be welcomed with open arms at Robin Williams' funeral.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
KFMB-TV San Diego
5 people displaced after house fire in Shelltown
The fire on Acacia Street, between Vesta and Epsilon streets , was reported at 8:25 a.m. and knocked down about 20 minutes later, according to the San Diego Fire-Rescue Department.
The Water Cooler - Robin Williams' Suicide
The "Water Cooler" is a feature on Claycord.com where we ask you a question or provide a topic, and you talk about it! Although the Marin County Sheriff's Office says the release of information was required under California public records laws, could you have gone without hearing the graphic details of Robin Williams' suicide, or did you want to ... (more)
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Let's Rumba, Babe
It's a long way from Union Street to Levitt Pavilion - if you take Ricardo Lemvo's route, that is.
The Fresno Bee
Vote looming, California GOP lawmakers contemplate new $7.5 billion offer for water bond
A flooded rice field, left, reflects the rising sun alongside the Glenn-Colusa canal in the Sacramento Valley, May 24 2013, near Williams.
Los Angeles Times
Pacing, casting mar 'Cherry Orchard' at Pacific Resident Theatre
All sensibility and no sense, Chekhov's impecunious bluebloods are so immobilized in their fading privilege and waning wealth that they cannot act to save themselves from slow-moving disaster.