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EMERYVILLE, Calif.- More than 100 people - including nuns, ministers, tribal leaders and student activists - boarded the People's Climate Train this morning for a four-day cross-country trip en route to the large demonstration in the history of the climate movement. The train, organized by the Center for Biological Diversity, will include workshops, discussions and activist trainings as the train passes through lands threatened by the climate crisis.
7 hrs ago | National Mortgage News
Community Builder or Divider? Homeownership's Pluses and Minuses The benefits of homeownership are often cited in policy debates, though it has some downsides. Following are the advantages and costs of homeownership for neighborhoods and communities, as summarized in a recent research paper by Jason Fichtner and Jacob Feldman at George Mason University.
Berkeley in the Sixties . Activate Yourself: The Free Speech Movement at Fifty The 2014 9/11 Truth Film Festival .
Well, whoop-de-do. Target Berkeley! A flurry of press releases in my inbox, plus an article in the trade press and another in a Berkeley local online outlet reveal that the city's downtown will be honored with some sort of a brand-new mini-Target incarnation: same iconic bulls-eye logo, the whole megillah, just downsized a bit.
Student ambassadors at St. Elizabeth High School surround Bishop Michael C. Barber, SJ, after he celebrated the Mass of the Holy Spirit for students from the high school and St. Elizabeth Elementary School on Sept. 2. After Mass, the bishop visited the high school, where he blessed the gym that has been renovated with funds donated by the Wayne and Gladys Valley Foundation.
Police raided the St. Andrews encampment at 34th and San Pablo directly after the West Oakland Specific Plan , leaving some wondering, is this the start of the hammer coming down? by Pink Edge On the night of Monday, August 25th, police descended upon St. Andrews Plaza, a small park in West Oakland and home to many in the area that lack housing. Since the US government began pumping in crack-cocaine into the United States which hit Oakland hard in the 1980s, along with lack of access to jobs, the "San Pablo Corridor" and the rest of 'Ghost Town,' has been awash in drugs and criminal activity.
Abstract: Innovative announced that the Kansas City Public Library's Civil War on the Western Border website, a custom implementation of Vital - Innovative's digital repository solution - has received three awards in 2014. Emeryville, CA-Innovative announced that the Kansas City Public Library's Civil War on the Western Border website, a custom implementation of Vital - Innovative's digital repository solution - has received three awards in 2014: Innovative implemented Vital in Drupal, an open-source content management system, at the direction of the Library.
Those tiny, often very cute homes that people are adding on their properties seem to be popping up everywhere these days. The tiny buildings can provide extra rental income, offer a less-expensive housing option or provide a home for a relative.
The City Council will consider approving two potential developers to build a portion of the future "Waterfront Town Center" at Alameda Point when it meets Tuesday, a key step that will set the stage for city officials to begin negotiations toward recommending the final candidate.
There are some phrases one simply never expects to encounter in a professional context - and until now, "the farting hippo" was certainly among them.
The California Senate has passed a bill authored by Assemblymembers Nancy Skinner , Das Williams and Senator Hannah-Beth Jackson , which would allow for the temporary removal of firearms from individuals who are at risk for committing acts of violence.
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