Monthly Archives: March 2019

Sunday Reading 03/17/19

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. Your Environment Is Cleaner. Your Immune System Has Never … Continue reading

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Oakley Once Again Voted Among Top Safest Cities in California

Oakley again was ranked among the safest cities in California. We ranked 23rd in the Safewise 50 Safest Cities in California report. That is an improvement from last year (25th). We were the only east county city making the list. … Continue reading

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The East Bay Regional Park District – Dog Owners Reminded to Pick Up After Their Pets

The East Bay Regional Park District is the largest park district in the nation with 25 million visits annually and over 122,000 acres preserved for habitat and outdoor recreation. Over the next year the Park District will be providing information … Continue reading

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It’s that time of year again: Pi Day!

Pi is 3.14 (about), so that makes March 14 Pi Day. Pi Day is celebrated on March 14th (3/14) around the world. Pi (Greek letter “π”) is the symbol used in mathematics to represent a constant — the ratio of … Continue reading

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Here’s what you need to know about the controversial Bay Area housing plan

From The San Francisco Chronicle Rachel Swan March 8, 2019 Updated: March 8, 2019 3:18 p.m. Democratic Assemblyman David Chiu stepped into a political typhoon Thursday, when he introduced a state bill to create a Bay Area housing authority that would put tax measures on … Continue reading

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Sunday Reading 03/10/19

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. Amazon’s joint healthcare organization is called ‘Haven’ – Last … Continue reading

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5 Ways Life Would Be Better If It Were Always Daylight Saving Time

By Steve Calandrillo, The Conversation   In my research on daylight saving time, I have found that Americans don’t like it when Congress messes with their clocks. In an effort to avoid the biannual clock switch in spring and fall, some well-intended critics … Continue reading

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