Syrian rebel leader: U.S. will act if conflict widens
George Sabra speaks during a meeting on the situation in Syria, in Ankara, Turkey, on March 21.
Tue May 14, 2013
Several East Bay hospitals fined by Medicare due to excessive readmissions
The Center for Health Reporting reveals that 276 hospitals are paying a new Medicare penalty - Oakland Local research shows 4 of 6 local hospitals are also getting hit with the fine.
Thu May 09, 2013
PBS Orders California-Based Version of 'Downton Abbey'
PBS has commissioned a project that is being described as "Downton Abbey" set in California, reports the New York Post .
Spanish Rollerblader Anuska Gil will skate the Californian Camino Real
The experience will take place with the support of the NGO Peace and Cooperation Foundation, SeRueda and Yakart Centro Caravaning, between others.
Bike to Work Day This Thursday Palo Alto
Residents will take to the streets by bike Thursday in the annual Bike to Work day, with a number of events planned throughout the Bay Area.
Wed May 08, 2013
Sutter Health responds to threatened CNA strike, denies several charges
In response to yet-another threatened strike by the California Nurses Association , this time against Sutter Health's East Bay hospitals, the system has struck back.
PBS orders pilot script for Latino period drama
Variety is reporting that PBS has ordered a pilot script for a drama series , Alta California , from Dennis Leoni, e.p. and writer of Resurrection Blvd .
Tue May 07, 2013
Asbury Park Press
Palestinian group says Syria OKs attacks on Israel
Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan addresses members of parliament from his ruling AK Party during a meeting at the Turkish parliament in Ankara on May 7, 2013.
Sun May 05, 2013
The Daily Star
Turkey delivers harshest attack yet on 'butcher' Assad
Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Turkey's Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan address the media after a signing ceremony in Ankara on May 3, 2013.
Thu May 02, 2013
Phantoms and Monsters
Just the Facts?: Sasquatch History Lesson -- Time Crystals / Perpetual Motion -- 'Borg' Cube UFO?
By Scott Corrales 2013 During the 18th century, exploration of "la Alta California" pushed northward beyond the deserts and forests of the San Francisco Mission and into the virgin forests of the modern states of Oregon and Washington - lands lacking gold or readily accessible mineral wealth, but whose waters attracted the otters that stirred the ... (more)
Wed May 01, 2013
Palo Altans Run Great Race for Saving Water
Besides earthquakes, Californians have another major worry-droughts and wildfires.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Alta Murrieta Student Wins Water District Poster Contest
A press release issued by the Eastern Municipal Water District . Click here to view the winning artwork on the EMWD website : A student at Alta Murrieta Elementary was one of 18 students from across the region who were recently honored for their outstanding artwork that showed the importance of water and conservation as part of the annual student ... (more)
Thu Apr 25, 2013
In El Dorado County
Elder Options celebrates 25 years
Elder Options Inc. with corporate offices in Placerville, invites the public to help them celebrate 25 years in business.
Mon Apr 22, 2013
City's streets true blue to the Union
Many Stockton streets are named for heroes. But did you know some streets were renamed when, in the eyes of Stockton's founder, the heroes became zeroes? It's true.