Monthly Archives: November 2017

Sunday Reading 11/19/17

The following links are just news items and opinions that pass my desk throughout the week. I don’t necessarily support or advocate any of the items, they are just interesting reads. Lawmakers to Californians: Do as we say, not as … Continue reading

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Saturday, November 25, 2017 is Small Business Saturday®

Small Business Saturday was originally sponsored by American Express and the non-profit National Trust for Historic Preservation. From the very start, the day has been promoted through advertising on both social media and more traditional means such as television and … Continue reading

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Join Senator Glazer At His Holiday Open House!

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BART’s Guaranteed Carpool Parking Program Expands to Orinda and Rockridge

Beginning November 13th, BART will reserve parking spaces in the permit area at the Orinda and Rockridge BART stations for commuters using the carpool app, Scoop. This opening is an expansion of the Carpool to BART program which currently operates … Continue reading

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Odds are, the Flu is on Your Next Flight

source for this information More than 2500 respondents were surveyed on October 2 6, 2017 with the question, “Would you cancel a nonrefundable flight if you had a cold or the flu?” and 75.1% said “ No.” Data for … Continue reading

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Should I Use Bait or Traps to Control Rats and Mice?

So far this year, a record number of residents have requested rat and mouse inspections at their homes, exceeding the District’s 22-year average. With cooler weather on the way, that trend isn’t likely to change. Weather extremes typically drive rodents … Continue reading

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East Contra Costa County Habitat Conservancy Science and Research Grant Program Request for Proposals

The East Contra Costa County Habitat Conservancy is now accepting funding proposals for our science and research grant program. Attached please find the Request for Proposals. The Conservancy is looking to fund small science and research grants that will contribute … Continue reading

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