August Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Stockton Symphony Positioned for Growing Community ImpactRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | PR Log

    ... Stockton Symphony, which offers such promise for the future." Hyslop, who was appointed interim executive director in August 2014, is part of ACG's national team of professional interim leaders. His career in arts management includes 32 years ...

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  2. Scientists Catch Up On The Sex Life Of Coral To Help Reefs SurviveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | KQED

    ... figured that out. Eventually they nailed down the pillar coral's mating moment. The moment came "three days after the August full moon, 100 minutes after sundown," she says. So the next time they spawned, Marhaver was in the water waiting, and saw ...

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  3. Blue Shield, state officials criticized for not disclosing tax decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Los Angeles Times

    ... reported Wednesday that the California Franchise Tax Board had quietly revoked Blue Shield's tax-exempt status in August after a lengthy audit of the nonprofit health plan. At that time, the state agency merely added the company's legal name, ...

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  4. Cambrian Park: Union School District develops teacher training...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | The Almaden Resident

    ... Union's continuous teacher learning program. "These lessons are passed on prior to sthe start of the school year in August as well as throughout the year during staff meetings. In addition, the classes and Union University programs are available ...

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  5. Warren Kessler: Fast train in China: You dona t know what youa re missingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | The Fresno Bee

    In August 2013, I visited China for my first time. I went to meet a relative and then to do some touring in the vast, historic and rapidly developing nation.

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  6. Blue Shield of California loses tax-exempt statusRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | SFGate

    The state Franchise Tax Board has stripped Blue Shield of California of its tax-exempt status, a move that could make the 76-year-old San Francisco health insurer responsible for paying millions in state income taxes. Officials from the tax board would not explain why they took the action in August, but critics have long accused the insurer, until now classified as a nonprofit, of acting like a for-profit while amassing billions of dollars in reserves, paying high executive salaries and hitting consumers with rate hikes.

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  7. Alameda: Winston Churchill's bodyguard to speak at USS HornetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Contra Costa Times

    All Danny Mander knew was that his orders brought him to an airfield outside Tehran, Iran, and that he was to act as a bodyguard for someone aboard an aircraft about to land. It was an early August morning in 1942 and Mander, then 25, was a royal military police warrant officer with the British Army.

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  8. Tax agency to Blue Shield: You owe us big timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Business Journal

    ... times what the national Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association requires. The tax board actually made the ruling last August, but it only came to light this week, after a former Blue Shield executive told the L.A. Times that Blue Shield has been ...

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  9. Odesnik banned 15 years for 2nd doping violationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Vallejo Times-Herald

    ... first sanctioned in 2010 for the possession of human growth hormone. Odesnik was off the ATP Tour from April 2010 to August 2011 after pleading guilty in Australia to importing HGH. He denied using the drug, and repeatedly said he never tested ...

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  10. Long Beach hit with $2.5 million penalty for failing to maintain underground fuel storage tanksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Press-Telegram

    ... compliance inspections at 15 of Long Beach's 16 underground storage tank facilities between January 2013 and August 2014, according to a statement by the board. A number of violations was found during the inspections, triggering the $2.5 million ...

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  11. County receives grant to help against truancyRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 12 | The Community Voice

    ... ning activities began on March 1, 2015, and services for students and families will begin with the new school year in August 2015.

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  12. How a Gun in a Marijuana Dispensary Led to a Secret Gang of Rogue DeputiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | LA Weekly

    ... He made friends and got to know the customers. Sometimes old ladies would bring in homemade cakes. On a Wednesday in August 2011, a couple years after he'd landed the job, it began to unravel. Yang had the next day off and planned to get an early ...

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  13. Rural/Metro quietly adds new ambulances to San Diego fleetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | San Diego CityBEAT

    ... the loophole resulted in thousands of exempted calls. "We don't manage to the exemptions," Simonsen told CityBeat in August 2013. "We manage the system how it is." After the city amended the contract last spring, Rural / Metro quickly announced it ...

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  14. Kirby McInerney Announces Investigation on Behalf of Resonant Inc. InvestorsRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Business Wire

    ... District of California on behalf of purchasers of Resonant Inc. (Nasdaq:RESN) securities during the period from August 14, 2014 through February 26, 2015 (the "class period"). Pursuant to applicable law, investors have until May 18, 2015 to file a ...

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  15. Blue Shield of California loses state tax exemptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | The Fresno Bee

    The Los Angeles Times reports Wednesday that the California Franchise Tax Board quietly made the revocation last August. The decision could put Blue Shield on the hook for tens of millions of dollars in state taxes each year.

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  16. ARRAY(0x1c9ea484)Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | My Mother Lode

    State officials have stripped Blue Shield of California of its tax-exempt status, an exemption the nonprofit health insurer has held since its founding in 1939. The Los Angeles Times reports Wednesday that the California Franchise Tax Board quietly made the revocation last August.

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  17. Blue Shield of California's state tax-exempt status is revokedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Los Angeles Times

    The California Franchise Tax Board quietly stripped Blue Shield of its exemption from state income taxes in August. The company, which is protesting the decision, held that exemption since its founding in 1939.

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  18. Boogaard: Immanuel puts on show in loss - and sequel's even more promisingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | The Fresno Bee

    ... rd? "I graduate six seniors, but I also return a lot of our points. So how much will it translate into real hunger in August, in October and November? We'll put this in our pocket, carry a chip on our shoulder and go from there."

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  19. Dmitri Matheny Group makes jazz roundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Examiner.com

    ... in demand, Matheny also brings 'em in to hear original and cover tracks from his 10th album as bandleader, the August 9, 2014, Papillon/Blue Port Jazz release, Sagebrush Rebellion , with pianist Nick Manson , drummer Duncan Moore, and bassist Justin ...

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  20. Q&A: US troop positions in Iraq keep them off front linesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | KRON 4

    ... front lines and none has taken fire. The bulk of the U.S and coalition effort has been through airstrikes. Since last August, the U.S. has launched strikes on Islamic State militants or facilities at nearly 1,000 locations in Iraq, while coalition ...

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