Monthly Archives: October 2018

Powerball & Mega Millions Lotteries Hit $2.2 Billion: 12 Things You Should Never Do If You Win Either Lottery

By Jon C. Ogg October 22, 2018 10:50 am EDT 24/7 Wall St. It is no secret that winning the lottery has become the new version of the American Dream. While the odds of winning are lower than the odds … Continue reading

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Sunday Reading – 10/21/18

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. Far from fame, poverty blossoms in ‘forgotten California’ – … Continue reading

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Dutch Slough Tidal Restoration Project Ground Breaking Ceremony

This past Wednesday, October 17, I had the opportunity to participate in the Ground Breaking Ceremony for the Dutch Slough Tidal Marsh Restoration. The Dutch Slough project will be the Delta’s largest restored fresh water tidal marsh. The tidal marsh … Continue reading

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When will the flu hit the Bay Area hard?

By KAREN D’SOUZA | kdsouza@bayareanewsgroup.com | Bay Area News Group PUBLISHED: October 15, 2018 at 6:30 am | UPDATED: October 16, 2018 at 5:37 am The misery of full-on flu season is almost here. Though the avalanche of sniffles and fever hasn’t hit yet, health officials say … Continue reading

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The Pothole Report: Bay Area Roads At Risk

Building on the foundation established by MTC’s original 2000 Pothole Report and then by a 2011 update, this report includes both a primer on the cost and life cycle of pavement and a comprehensive look at the current state of … Continue reading

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Sunday Reading – 10/14/18

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. If New Metal Legs Let You Run 20 Miles/Hour, … Continue reading

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Two arcane ballot measures show need for reform

By Dan Walters | Oct. 11, 2018 | Commentary, Dan Walters There’s a symbiotic relationship between two of the 11 statewide ballot measures facing voters next month, Propositions 8 and 11. Both would have voters decide very narrow union-management conflicts … Continue reading

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