The Big Problem with Bad News
The news can tend to be a downer, but lately-from the plane crash in Ukraine, to Ebola in Africa, to Robin Williams' untimely death-most will agree it's been especially depressing.
The Daily Democrat
Woodland home to be built for wounded warrior
Staff Sgt. Alejandro Jauregui will soon call Woodland home thanks to a nonprofit organization that builds houses for injured veterans across the U.S. Jauregui, 29, lost both legs and suffered extensive injuries to his right hand and forearm when he stepped on an IED in Afghanistan two years ago.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
The San Diego Union-Tribune
2014 Valley League preview
Key players: Josh Navarro , Quentin Todd , JD Fox , Sam Grimes , Jorge Rodriguez , Austin Rieman , Jason Montville , Enrique Manzo , Frank Medrano , Alex Corona .
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Gene Simmons says depressed people should kill themselves
This is just a guess, but I imagine he won't be welcomed with open arms at Robin Williams' funeral.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
KFMB-TV San Diego
5 people displaced after house fire in Shelltown
The fire on Acacia Street, between Vesta and Epsilon streets , was reported at 8:25 a.m. and knocked down about 20 minutes later, according to the San Diego Fire-Rescue Department.
The Water Cooler - Robin Williams' Suicide
The "Water Cooler" is a feature on Claycord.com where we ask you a question or provide a topic, and you talk about it! Although the Marin County Sheriff's Office says the release of information was required under California public records laws, could you have gone without hearing the graphic details of Robin Williams' suicide, or did you want to ... (more)
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Let's Rumba, Babe
It's a long way from Union Street to Levitt Pavilion - if you take Ricardo Lemvo's route, that is.
The Fresno Bee
Vote looming, California GOP lawmakers contemplate new $7.5 billion offer for water bond
A flooded rice field, left, reflects the rising sun alongside the Glenn-Colusa canal in the Sacramento Valley, May 24 2013, near Williams.
Los Angeles Times
Pacing, casting mar 'Cherry Orchard' at Pacific Resident Theatre
All sensibility and no sense, Chekhov's impecunious bluebloods are so immobilized in their fading privilege and waning wealth that they cannot act to save themselves from slow-moving disaster.
KOGO-AM San Diego
Suicide Reporting: Right or Wrong
Traditionally, newsrooms don't report the names of people who commit suicide unless they're a celebrity or some public official who is well known.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Lauren Bacall a great presence, voice
Lauren Bacall carries her dog "Sophie" as she arrives at the Kimmel Center in Philadelphia in 2006.
Inside Bay Area
Valley Stars: Livermore education group names new director
Foundation names new director: The Livermore Valley Education Foundation has elected Dave Haberman to its board of directors.
Unified School District teachers and staff take part in Capturing Kids' Hearts training
Ryan Williams/WGCN That's the idea behind a training that Williams Unified School District staff completed last week called Capturing Kids' Hearts.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Victorville Daily Press
Historic day for Adelanto students
Students and community members have been looking forward to this day for nearly three years after construction and budget delays extended the timeline of the school's new campus opening.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Victorville Daily Press
Locals oppose state gun bill
Dozens of conservative gun rights' advocates demonstrated at the intersection of Apple Valley and Bear Valley roads Saturday in opposition of pending legislation that would allow for the creation of gun violence restraining orders.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Calvary Chapel of Chico: 1888 Springfield Drive: "Doers or Deceivers," from Pastor Sam Allen, 6 p.m. Scripture: James 1:19-27.
Palo Alto Weekly
Woman reportedly groped in College Terrace neighborhood
Palo Alto police are looking for a man who allegedly groped a woman after walking with her for several blocks along California Avenue on Thursday evening.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Sonoma Index Tribune
Rossi's 1906 kicks off weekend live music
Where's Rossi's 1906 you might ask? Good question, and that's exactly what owner Max Young wants, as he has spent the last year-and-a-half bringing back the glory of the former Little Switzerland building in El Verano.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Los Angeles Times
Palos Verdes school district appoints new superintendent, pays two salaries
The Palos Verdes Peninsula Board of Education appointed a new superintendent Wednesday but will keep the current one on staff -- at full pay.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Flash Flood Warning Issued For Eastern San Gabriel Mountains
Heavy rain from a cluster of thunderstorms in the eastern San Gabriel Mountains led the National Weather Service to issue a Flash Flood Warning for communities including Glendora, Falling Springs and Mount Baldy.