Daily Archives: September 2, 2022

A Spare the Air Alert is in effect, Saturday, September 3, for the San Francisco Bay Area

A Spare the Air Alert is in effect, Saturday, September 3, for the San Francisco Bay Area.  Concentrations of ground-level ozone pollution are forecast to be unhealthy.?High levels of ozone pollution are harmful to breathe, especially for young children, seniors and those with respiratory … Continue reading

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More Cooling Centers To Open In Contra Costa Amid Excessive Heat

from the Patch The Contra Costa County Library has 21 branches available as places to cool off: Antioch, Prewett in Antioch, Bay Point, Brentwood, Clayton, Danville, El Sobrante, Hercules, Lafayette, Martinez, Moraga, Oakley, Orinda, Pinole, Pittsburg, Pleasant Hill, San Pablo, … Continue reading

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California will spend big bucks on beavers to try to boost their numbers and reap some of the benefits—including slowing wildfire—these ecosystem engineers can provide.

After years of advocacy by beaver “believers,” the state has allocated funding for a beaver restoration program. The $1.67 million in license plate funds for fiscal year 2022-23 and $1.44 million the following year represents a new way of thinking … Continue reading

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Oakley – Friday Night Bites & Concert!

On Friday, September 2nd our Friday Night Bites in partnership with Foodie Crew includes a concert featuring the band “Maya Latin Roots” who bring their blend of Popular Latin and popular Latin Old School music to Oakley. The food trucks … Continue reading

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