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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Daniel Borenstein: Plan to shore up CalSTRS doesn't work as billedTwo years ago, Gov. Jerry Brown pushed through a 32-year plan to shore up the C
Daniel Borenstein: Plan to shore up CalSTRS doesn't work as billed
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted yesterday
Two years ago, Gov. Jerry Brown pushed through a 32-year plan to shore up the California State Teachers' Retirement System. He said the state, school districts and teachers would share responsibility to "fully fund" the $74 billion shortfall of the... Read more
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New America Media
Calif. Bill Would Fund Trauma and Mental Health Services for StudentsAB 1644 was introduced by Assemblymember Rob Bonta (D-Oakland) and is co-sponso
Calif. Bill Would Fund Trauma and Mental Health Services for Students
New America Media / Posted 2 days ago
AB 1644 was introduced by Assemblymember Rob Bonta (D-Oakland) and is co-sponsored by Children Now, a statewide youth advocacy organization headquartered in Oakland, and by state Attorney General Kamala Harris. “The evidence is clear that when we... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Alamedan installed as president of Asian real estate associationALAMEDA -- Josefina Junsay, of Alameda, was installed as president of the Asian
Alamedan installed as president of Asian real estate association
Oakland Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
ALAMEDA -- Josefina Junsay, of Alameda, was installed as president of the Asian Real Estate Association of the East Bay at a recent event at Peony Restaurant in Oakland's Chinatown. Junsay, a longtime resident of Alameda, is involved with commercial... Read more
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San Jose Mercury News
Helping animals by promoting meatless eatingOAKLAND -- A champion for animals who has taken on the circus and the fur trade
Helping animals by promoting meatless eating
San Jose Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
OAKLAND -- A champion for animals who has taken on the circus and the fur trade, Kristie Middleton wants people to rethink what's on their plates. As senior food policy director for the Humane Society of the United States, Middleton works with... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Helping animals by promoting meatless eatingOAKLAND -- A champion for animals who has taken on the circus and the fur trade
Helping animals by promoting meatless eating
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 4 days ago
OAKLAND -- A champion for animals who has taken on the circus and the fur trade, Kristie Middleton wants people to rethink what's on their plates. As senior food policy director for the Humane Society of the United States, Middleton works with... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Helping animals by promoting meatless eatingOAKLAND -- A champion for animals who has taken on the circus and the fur trade
Helping animals by promoting meatless eating
Oakland Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
OAKLAND -- A champion for animals who has taken on the circus and the fur trade, Kristie Middleton wants people to rethink what's on their plates. As senior food policy director for the Humane Society of the United States, Middleton works with... Read more
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BlackNews.com
Oakland Black Woman-Owned Organization Recognizes Urban Students For Perfect School Attendance – Gives Them $500 Each– Oakland Natives Give Back (ONGB) Names Oakland Unified School District Winner
Oakland Black Woman-Owned Organization Recognizes Urban Students For Perfect School Attendance – Gives Them $500 Each
BlackNews.com / Posted 9 days ago
– Oakland Natives Give Back (ONGB) Names Oakland Unified School District Winners of Month-long “Every Day Counts” Student Perfect Attendance Challenge – – Phase II of Challenge to Take Place from Feb. 1st to May 31, 2016 – 22 students earned awards... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Filipino Veterans Education Center re-opens in San FranciscoWorld War II veterans salute the U.S. flag at re-opening of the the Filipino Ve
Filipino Veterans Education Center re-opens in San Francisco
Inquirier.net / Posted 12 days ago
World War II veterans salute the U.S. flag at re-opening of the the Filipino Veterans Education Center in San Francisco. PHOTOS BY JUN NUCUM SAN FRANCISCO–Filipino veterans of World War II received a well-deserved recognition with the re-opening of... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Bill to revive mental health services for California school kidsSAN FRANCISCO–California schools will once again be able to offer mental health
Bill to revive mental health services for California school kids
Inquirier.net / Posted 16 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO–California schools will once again be able to offer mental health programs for students in kindergarten and grades one to three who are struggling with anxiety and other trauma- or stress-related symptoms, if a bill introduced in the... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Alameda calendar: U.S. Rep. Barbara Lee to hold office hoursSubmit your item through our website at events.contracostatimes.com or email yo
Alameda calendar: U.S. Rep. Barbara Lee to hold office hours
Oakland Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
Submit your item through our website at events.contracostatimes.com or email your item to alamedanews@bayareanewsgroup.com. Type "calendar item" in the subject line. Please submit your item two weeks before event date. Island City Opera Performance.... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Bay Area Commemorates Legacy of Martin Luther KingA variety of free events were held Monday in the Bay Area to commemorate the le
Bay Area Commemorates Legacy of Martin Luther King
NBC Bay Area / Posted 19 days ago
A variety of free events were held Monday in the Bay Area to commemorate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Caltrain's "Celebration Train" was scheduled to depart at 9:45 a.m. from the San Jose Diridon Station with stops in Palo Alto and San... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Guest commentary: Coal exports from Port of Oakland is bad businessThe current proposal to allow coal exports to China and other parts of Asia thr
Guest commentary: Coal exports from Port of Oakland is bad business
Inside Bay Area / Posted 19 days ago
The current proposal to allow coal exports to China and other parts of Asia through the Port of Oakland represents fundamentally poor policy masquerading as an economic strategy for job creation. In fact, it is a step profoundly in the wrong... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
California Bill Would Restore Mental Health Funding In Elementary SchoolsSpeak City Heights is a media collaborative aimed at amplifying the voices of r
California Bill Would Restore Mental Health Funding In Elementary Schools
KPBS San Diego / Posted 19 days ago
Speak City Heights is a media collaborative aimed at amplifying the voices of residents in one of San Diego’s most diverse neighborhoods. (Read more) The bill would reopen state coffers to school-based programs that help children up to third grade... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Anthony Rendon formally chosen as next California Assembly speakerCalifornia Assembly members formally selected Anthony Rendon to be speaker on M
Anthony Rendon formally chosen as next California Assembly speaker
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 26 days ago
California Assembly members formally selected Anthony Rendon to be speaker on Monday, vaulting the Lakewood Democrat to a position he could potentially hold for almost a decade. “When the voters extended term limits in 2012 they did so because they... Read more
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Rappler
Fil-Am political history: A Metro Manila in CaliforniaPart 2 of 3 Part 1: Fil-Ams pursue political history in San Mateo, CaliforniaD
Fil-Am political history: A Metro Manila in California
Rappler / Posted 28 days ago
Part 2 of 3 Part 1: Fil-Ams pursue political history in San Mateo, CaliforniaDALY CITY, USA – San Mateo County is a lush expanse of hills and valleys sprawled at the feet of San Francisco. “North County” as its upper tip is known, intersects the... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Political Blotter: Dentists ante up for cigarette tax measureThis is a sampling from Bay Area News Group's Political Blotter blog. Read more
Political Blotter: Dentists ante up for cigarette tax measure
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 28 days ago
This is a sampling from Bay Area News Group's Political Blotter blog. Read more and post comments at www.ibabuzz.com/politics. The California Dental Association said Tuesday it will kick in $1 million to help pass a proposed ballot measure that... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Political Blotter: Dentists ante up for cigarette tax measureThis is a sampling from Bay Area News Group's Political Blotter blog. Read more
Political Blotter: Dentists ante up for cigarette tax measure
Inside Bay Area / Posted 28 days ago
This is a sampling from Bay Area News Group's Political Blotter blog. Read more and post comments at www.ibabuzz.com/politics. The California Dental Association said Tuesday it will kick in $1 million to help pass a proposed ballot measure that... Read more
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