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Monterey Stand Down comes to Fort Ord Friday

The event is aimed at providing veterans with meals, new clothing and supplies, access to medical and psychological care, and even legal assistance.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Monterey County Herald

Marina clinic will be named after Maj. Gen. Gourley

MARINA >> The new military and veterans clinic in Marina will be the "Major General William H. Gourley VA-DOD Outpatient Clinic."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Monterey County, CA

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Switched

Rand Paul Proposes Measure To Shield State Medical Marijuana Laws From Feds

Sen. Rand Paul on Thursday filed an amendment in the Senate that would protect states that implement medical marijuana laws, as well as patients and physicians in those states, from federal prosecution.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Salinas Californian

Boxer unhappy with highway trust fund bill due for Senate voteBoxer...

Boxer unhappy with highway trust fund bill due for Senate vote Boxer oversees transportation policy as chair of the Environment and Public Works panel Check out this story on thecalifornian.com: http://bit.ly/1myatdV If the Senate passes a House bill aimed at keeping the federal Highway Trust Fund solvent through May 2015 without making any ... (more)

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Related Topix: Barbara Boxer, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US House of Representatives, Ron Wyden, Orrin Hatch, Republican, Thomas Carper

Monterey County Herald

Deputy Sheriffs Association endorses Steve Bernal for Monterey County sheriff

SALINAS >> The union of sheriff's department employees has endorsed Steve Bernal for Monterey County Sheriff over their current boss, Scott Miller.

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Related Topix: Monterey County, CA, Jerry Brown, US Governors, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Politics

Thu Jul 17, 2014

The Hill

California Dem: Peace Corps better than Congress

Rep. Sam Farr says the Peace Corps isn't just a "life-changing" opportunity to serve, the volunteer program is also a great way to get in shape.

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Related Topix: US House of Representatives, US Politics, Democrat, US News

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Santa Cruz Sentinel

Rep. Sam Farr teams with Santa Cruz nutritionist on health challenge

Mary Toscano takes her daily walk along Twin Lakes State Beach Monday as she begins her participation in the Sam Farr Challenge.

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Related Topix: US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Politics, Life, Food, Nutrition, Santa Cruz, CA, Medicine, Social Software, Capitol Hill (Washington, DC)

Sun Jul 13, 2014

Petaluma360

Lynn Woolsey: Permanent coastal protection is almost here

On a warm evening in 1988 at the Democratic National Convention in Atlanta, I sat with a group of women delegates from the North Coast listening to Rachel Binah - our coastal protection political and spiritual leader - who was rallying us to oppose offshore oil and support then-Rep. Barbara Boxer.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Lynn Woolsey, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Barbara Boxer, US Senate, Sonoma, CA, Nancy Pelosi, Opinion

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Monterey County Herald

Farr issues 30-day challenge for better nutrition

Starting Monday, Rep. Sam Farr is asking for company as he embarks on what could be a 30-day round of belt-tightening - physically speaking.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Life, Food, Nutrition, Medicine, Diabetes, Health

10News

Disabled Oceanside Marine missing

Investigators are searching for a disabled Marine who has gone missing under what they are calling suspicious circumstances.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Oceanside, CA

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Santa Cruz Sentinel

Coast Lines, July 11, 2014: 1909 engine back in service

Roaring Camp Railroads announces the return of the newly restored Engine No. 2 - built in 1909 for the Santa Cruz Portland Cement Co.

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Related Topix: Santa Cruz, CA, Felton, CA, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Carmel, CA, Life, Food, Nutrition

Sun Jul 06, 2014

Packer

Birthday bash marks Tanimura's 100th year

SPRECKELS, Calif. Fireworks, skydivers and traditional Taiko drummers greeted Tanimura & Antle board co-chairman George Tanimura at a centennial birthday bash just outside company headquarters.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Spreckels, CA

Thu Jul 03, 2014

KSBW-TV

94 immigrants become US citizens in Santa Cruz

A VERY SPECIAL DAY FOR , 94 IMMIGRANTS FROM 25 COUNTRIES AS THEY BECAME UNITED STATES CITIZENS IN SANTA CRUZ TODAY.

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Related Topix: Santa Cruz, CA, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

SFGate

With highway funding in jeopardy, gas-tax hike is on the table

Sen. Barbara Boxer visited a road-building project Thursday in Monterey County to warn that Congress is about to let the Highway Trust Fund go bankrupt, endangering highway and transit projects in every state.

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Related Topix: Barbara Boxer, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Monterey County, CA, August, CA, US House of Representatives, Carmel, CA

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