Category Archives: Community Events

A Christmas Wish – 2019

A huge, wide screenTV would be nice; with a new, deluxe home theater, and an expensive surround system. This will make watching Hitchcock: The Ultimate Filmmaker Collection, 16 discs including classics like Vertigo, Rear Window and North by Northwest, more … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving – 2019

In January 1941, Franklin Delano Roosevelt had just been re-elected for a third term. After nearly 10 years of double-digit unemployment and economic stagnation, the Great Depression was abating. War had engulfed Europe, and before year’s end the United States … Continue reading

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Veterans Day – 2019

Today marks the 101st Veterans Day, when we pause at the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month in honor of all American veterans. Our national Veterans Day observance originated as Armistice Day, marking the end of World War … Continue reading

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DCA Set to Vote on the Establishment of a New Delta Stakeholder Engagement Committee

The Delta Conveyance Design and Construction Authority (DCA), an independent joint powers authority tasked with design and engineering work to support the state’s effort to modernize Delta conveyance, has posted the agenda packet for the September 19 Board of Directors meeting. During this week’s … Continue reading

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Franks Tract Stakeholder and User Survey

A collaborative planning process initiated by the California Department of Fish and Wildlife Calling all people who live, work, and play in and around Franks Tract. Please participate in the Franks Tract Futures survey to help inform the future of … Continue reading

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Delta Farm Stands and U-Picks Offer a True Farm to Fork Experience

The Delta is comprised of more than 530,000 acres of agricultural land and come spring, boasts more than 40 farm stands offering direct access to the Delta’s bounty. Each farm stand in the Delta is one of a kind; offering … Continue reading

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Oakley’s Chief of Police, Chris Thorsen, is Retiring

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