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21 years ago—Northridge earthquake: photos and memories from that fateful day

21 years ago—Northridge earthquake: photos and memories from that fateful day

By Celeste Greig Monday, January 17, 1994 the San Fernando Valley, along with several other cities and nearby counties, woke up at 4:35 AM to a brutal, and as it proved, deadly 6.7 magnitude earthquake.  The epicenter was in Reseda, but most of the 59 people who died, and the majority of damaged buildings, hospitals, […]

Hoover Poll: CA wants growth, not green programs or rail

Hoover Poll: CA wants growth, not green programs or rail

By Wayne Lusvardi Gov. Jerry Brown just won a resounding re-election victory. But his new budget released last week for Fiscal Year 2015-16, which begins on July 1, is out of sync with Californians on some important issues, according to the Hoover Institution’s new Golden State Poll. It questioned people between Dec. 9 and Jan. 4. […]

GOP Net Neutrality Bill Could Preempt Internet Regulation

GOP Net Neutrality Bill Could Preempt Internet Regulation

Congressional Republicans introduced net neutrality legislation on Friday, viagra dosage hoping to derail efforts to regulate the Internet as a public utility. Net neutrality refers to the concept that internet service providers should not be allowed to either block legal content or prioritize certain types of content by charging fees for faster access speeds. Republished with permission–The […]

Sacramento aims to police the police

Sacramento aims to police the police

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SHOCKER: Scientists Wrong About Global Warming Impact On The Ocean

SHOCKER: Scientists Wrong About Global Warming Impact On The Ocean

Supreme Court refuses to hook Delta smelt case

 

The nasty hidden state tax that Californians all pay—a tax charged in only SEVEN states

The nasty hidden state tax that Californians all pay—a tax charged in only SEVEN states

By Richard Rider Here’s a nasty tax that Californians pay every year.  It’s a tax that you are probably completely unaware of — a tax that is charged in only 6 other states. . When you pay for your California homeowners policy, life insurance, car insurance, health insurance, business insurance, annuity — ANY insurance product […]

4th Annual Ventura County Wine Trail Food & Wine Challenge Announces Teams for Wine Challenge!

4th Annual Ventura County Wine Trail Food & Wine Challenge Announces Teams for Wine Challenge!

By Raven West The 2015 teams competing in the 4th Annual Ventura County Wine Trail Food & Wine Challenge taking place on Sunday, January 18 at the Westlake Hyatt have been announced. ◾Main Course & Aldabella Winery ◾Cafe Zack & Alma Sol Winery ◾Aloha Steakhouse & Labyrinth Winery ◾Paradise Pantry & Plan B Wine Cellars […]

Do Newer Technologies Threaten High Speed Rail?

Do Newer Technologies Threaten High Speed Rail?

My Column Ends, But the Questions Don’t

COLUMN By Diana West Dear Readers, This is a hard one to write. After more or less 15 years of continuous newspaper syndication, this column you are reading is the end of the line. I am not ceasing to write, of course. All of my content — columns, essays, posts, and, of course, books — […]