“ Unhappily, it led directly into Herrera’s inner circle. Seven months later, … her investigation was quashed, she was pulled from her post, … after turning 60, she was terminated..”
By Dr. Maria Rivero & Dr. Derek Kerr
“Based on my own 35 years of experience in private industry and government (…12 years were in the Assessor’s Office), … a professional, qualified and independent Assessor means at least $100 million more annually in tax revenue to the City.…”
By John Farrell
“Business is booming, according to D’Urzo. And visits to the trattoria reveal a bright, shiny space. D’Urzo says it was a great first year. ”
By Keith Burbank More...
“...the Jury’s June 2011 report focused heavily on the dismissal of all 18 Sunshine complaints referred by the Task Force to the Ethics Commission for enforcement between 2004 — the year St. Croix was first hired — and 2010. Each of the 18 cases was dismissed by the Executive Director; none was ever heard during an open hearing before the Ethics Commission..…
By Patrick Monette-Shaw
“Prop I makes doubling usage the ONLY value in deciding on a project. Most commercial uses would double usage. Will Prop I open up your park to commercialization?”
By Kathy Howard More...
“The rule against repeatability is devastating to seniors for whom ongoing class participation can mean the difference between years of isolation or association with like-minded friends.””More...
“A… let’s use the correct terminology to describe what is really going on here. People who rent rooms to tourists are not 'home-sharers.' They are 'home-renters.' … Renting rooms to tourists is a commercial activity.”
By Roger Ritter More...
“The goals of AB1890 were to bring electric supply and demand into competitive price equilibrium and to achieve significant market efficiencies and price reductions. ... These changes were self-defeating and doomed this deregulatory effort from the start.”
By Brian Browne
“NAPA Quake affects us all…our thoughts and wishes go out to everyone affected by the recent quake in Napa and the surrounding communities. It is a sobering reminder that when Mother Nature wants to flex the earth’s crust, the power is immense, quickly crumbling structures and dreams. It is amazing and fortunate there were no fatalities.”
“In 1865, when San Francisco's Daily Evening Bulletin asked its readers if it were not time for the city to finally establish a public park, residents had only private gardens and small urban squares where they could retreat from urban crowding, noise, and filth. Five short years later, city supervisors approved the creation of Golden Gate Park, the second largest urban park in America.”
By Michael Moran
“After a stroke it may be difficult to perform activities of daily living, especially donning and doffing clothes. Simple Pleasures provides a solution with garments for women.”
Anise J. Matteson
“Money is a powerful force in our lives. We’re required to think about money—how much we have, how much we want, how to get more of it— on a regular basis. Undoubtedly, how we think about money influences our emotions and behaviors. For these reasons, if you’re serious about improving your financial life, it can be helpful to examine your money mindset, look for patterns that may interfere with your personal goals, and replace what hinders you with more productive habits.”
By Brandon Miller and Joanne Jordan Read More…
Golden Gate Heights 1927
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