Thursday Aug 14
Contra Costa Times
Rodeo-Hercules fire board rejects call to rescind assessment
The Rodeo-Hercules Fire District board resisted a call from one of its members this week to rescind a controversial $82-a-year benefit assessment on most district properties that is designed to bolster fire protection and emergency medical response.
Inside Bay Area
Rodeo: Bridge project forces closure of part of San Pablo Avenue
A stretch of San Pablo Avenue will be closed for about six months to allow for the replacement of the bridge that carries it over Rodeo Creek, necessitating a detour, the Contra Costa Public Works Department has announced.
Santa Barbara Independent
The city of Santa Barbara is gearing up to celebrate its 90th annual Old Spanish Days Fiesta.
Ventura County Reporter
Picks of the Week - Happenings
VENTURA COUNTY FAIR Thursday, July 31, through Sunday, Aug. 10. The annual Ventura County Fair returns with this year's theme "A Country Fair With Ocean Air."
Victorville Daily Press
Bascom's legacy continues Updated at
Earlier this month, the former art teacher at Barstow High School and John F. Kennedy High School and Victor Valley College art student was posthumously awarded the 2014 Cowboy Keeper Award.