Monthly Archives: January 2019

The Words of Martin Luther King, Jr.

complied by Fox and Hounds “All we say to America is, ‘Be true to what you said on paper.’ If I lived in China or even Russia, or any totalitarian country, maybe I could understand the denial of certain basic … Continue reading

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Blue Monday

While Blue Monday isn’t officially a holiday — typically the third Monday of the new year — it does have the dubious distinction of being named one of the most depressing days of the year. So, if you wake up … Continue reading

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Sunday Reading 01/20/19

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. How One Bootlegger Kept Congress Stocked With Booze During … Continue reading

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City of Oakley Now Hiring for the Position of Code Enforcement Technician

The City of Oakley is now hiring for the position of limited-term Code Enforcement Technician. Under supervision of the Code Enforcement Manager, this position is an entry-level Code Enforcement position that performs a variety of administrative duties and field inspections … Continue reading

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‘Blade Runner’ Was Set In 2019. What Does It Tell Us About The Cities And Real Estate Of Today And Tomorrow?

First posted: January 14, 2019 Mike Phillips, Bisnow London Los Angeles, 2019. It is jarring to realize, but we are living in the future, or at least, the future imagined by director Ridley Scott in his 1982 science fiction classic, … Continue reading

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Introduction to Beekeeping workshop – Saturday, January 19, from 11:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Learn all about the bees and honey on Saturday, January 19, from 11:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Elevation Ten in the Old Sugar Mill. Learn all about beekeeping — from A to Z and from honey to bee. This … Continue reading

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New overnight homeless outreach team for Contra Costa County connects the homeless with services

BART’s partnerships with communities to address homelessness got a lift this week when an overnight outreach team began working in Contra Costa County, focusing on end-of-line stations. This important work is helping to shift homeless people who might be riding … Continue reading

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