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- Auburn native and West Point graduate Art Moore challenges Tom McClintock for Congress
- Counties look at forcing mentally ill people to get treatment
- Oh, no the mail fraud creeps are baack!
- Wynton Marsalis rocks the house in Grass Valley
- Meagher decides not to run for Treasurer
- Nevada City snowboarder Evan Strong in international spotlight as Paralympic Winter Games loom
- A reader IDs a “hole” in The Union’s “paywall”
- We don’t know boundaries
- Dunkin’ Donuts marching into Central Valley and Sierra Foothills
- County marijuana initiative could be a close count to qualify for June ballot
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Monthly Archives: October 2011
I get around! Here’s a new cupcake shop — “Cupcake Magic” — on the renovated main drag in downtown Yuba City — Plumas Street. There’s a Sopa Thai next door (like ours in Nevada City). Downtown Grass Valley could use … Continue reading
“I grew up as an only child, with a single mother. Because we were poor and because I knew my father had emigrated from Syria, I imagined he looked like Omar Sharif,” Steve Jobs’ sister, Mona Simpson, writes in her … Continue reading
I get more and more local news from Facebook posts by our residents. Here’s the “scoop” on a Michael Moore/KVMR benefit book signing last night at the Baggett Auditorium at Nevada Union High School, reported here previously. *”What a fantastic … Continue reading
“The financial woes of the California Republican Party have been well documented. The state GOP had just over $200,000 in the bank as of July 1, but in recent days, it has poured hundreds of thousands of dollars into an … Continue reading
The Cal Bears are headed toward their second straight losing season, having lost to Washington, Oregon, USC and now UCLA. Their coach is still the highest paid California state worker (thanks to alumni contributions too). For almost two years, I’ve … Continue reading
“When I think of Chiara’s future under climate change, nothing concerns me as much as water,” writes environmental correspondent Mark Hertsgaard in the Sacramento Bee this morning. “We live in California, a state whose economy and politics have been shaped … Continue reading
“October, said the calendar. Before Halloween. And the 2.5 million trees occupying New York City’s open spaces confirmed it was fall — not winter — with glorious canopies of leaves stretching along their boughs,” as the New York Times reported … Continue reading
Iowa St., where my nephew is a quarterback, routed #20 Texas Tech 41-7 this weekend. That’s a big upset, considering Texas Tech beat Oklahoma a week ago. The ISU team is now .500 and alive for a post-season bowl if … Continue reading
Emgold said quietly this week that it is going to ask the City of Grass Valley to put the EIR process on hold for reopening the Idaho-Maryland Mine for another “60 to 90 days,” because it needs to raise money … Continue reading
From the county’s Friday memo: Library Director Recruitment: Fifteen applicants were screened downed to the top five most highly qualified candidates. Two separates interview panels questioned these five candidates ultimately recommending 2 finalists. Further screening and background checks on these … Continue reading