Friday Jul 18
TaskRabbit makes some workers hopping mad
TaskRabbit worker Victor Vela walks whippet Dovima, doing a job that he set up outside TaskRabbit because of his frustration with the San Francisco company's new system for assigning workers to jobs.
The Jewish News Weekly
Student returns to Holy Land at critical juncture
Because of her Korean heritage, Hana Rothstein is used to people questioning her Jewish identity.
Stunning View of Maryland Mormon Temple Captured by Drone
YouTube user Tony Collins flew a drone around the Mormon temple in Kensington, giving non-church members a glimpse of the structure they could never get without his help.
Inside Bay Area
Kensington: AT&T asked to prove installation needed
AT&T is facing another delay in its efforts to get a sixth cell phone antenna approved here after Contra Costa supervisors on July 8 asked the company to pay to investigate a so-called "coverage gap" around two proposed antenna locations.
Inside Bay Area
Molest suspect arrested after Kensington girl wakes to find man in bed
A 22-year-old Richmond man was arrested on suspicion of molesting an 11-year-old girl who woke to find him in her bed Monday morning, police said.
Contra Costa Times
Chris Treadway: West County cities urge residents to plan for National Night Out
The arrival of July means it's time to look ahead to August. Police agencies around the area are urging neighborhoods to plan now for block parties and other gatherings for the 31st annual National Night Out anti-crime event on Aug. 5. The events work on the idea that building ties within a neighborhood and with public safety personnel is a basic ... (more)