California Today: San Francisco’s Spiritual Bastion Gets Behind Its Beyoncé Mass

California Today: San Francisco’s Spiritual Bastion Gets Behind Its Beyoncé Mass

Ms. Norton, 35, who will preside over the mass on Wednesday, defined what to anticipate. “This is a worship service,” she stated. “There will be a sermon, we’ll be reading scripture, there will be communion. And we are very clear: All are welcome.” And why Beyoncé? In Ms. Norton’s phrases: “She’s a unique embodiment of […]

California Today: Shabbat at a Wendy’s in Palm Desert

California Today: Shabbat at a Wendy’s in Palm Desert

Ms. Mahler, who travels by golf cart nowadays, her little canine Manzie driving shotgun, arrives at Wendy’s round 5:45 p.m. on Friday evenings. One participant, Lou Silberman, 91, likes to deal with himself to a decidedly nonkosher double-cheeseburger referred to as the Baconator, however Ms. Mahler orders a baked potato and chili. (“Have you tried […]

California Today: A Pulitzer Brings Bittersweet Pride to Santa Rosa

California Today: A Pulitzer Brings Bittersweet Pride to Santa Rosa

For its “lucid and tenacious coverage” of the wildfires, the employees of The Press Democrat was awarded the 2018 Pulitzer Prize for Breaking News Reporting. It beat out The Houston Chronicle, for its protection of Hurricane Harvey, and The New York Times, for our reporting of the mass taking pictures in Las Vegas. Since the […]

California Today: Los Angeles’s New Plan to House the Homeless

California Today: Los Angeles’s New Plan to House the Homeless

Peter Lynn, the chief director of the Homeless Services Authority, stated non permanent beds supplied a bridge for individuals to seek out everlasting housing — both on their very own or in housing Los Angeles is constructing with $1.2 billion approved by voters in 2016. “The objective is not to shelter everybody, and that’s O.K.,” […]

California Today: A Photographer Tracks the Rise of Skateboarding

California Today: A Photographer Tracks the Rise of Skateboarding

• Gov. Jerry Brown has pledged that his National Guard will assist President Trump’s protection of the border with Mexico, however he has insisted that the troops could have nothing to do with immigration enforcement. Drawing that line could also be troublesome. [Associated Press] • There’s been a variety of Facebook information this week. Here’s […]

California Today: Could the State Weather a Recession?

California Today: Could the State Weather a Recession?

Q. Is California prepared for one? A. The governor has been very prudent on the wet day fund. But we’re not totally ready for a recession. We’re not totally out of debt. One of the issues that I’ve been pushing is, let’s guarantee that we begin paying all the things in full. Look at how […]

California Today: A Big Boost for Jerry Brown’s Elusive Water Project

California Today: A Big Boost for Jerry Brown’s Elusive Water Project

The challenge was opposed by many environmentalists who contended that the tunnels would do important injury to one of the pristine elements of the state. And it performed into the geographic water tensions which have roiled this state for generations, dramatic sufficient to be the topic of a movie. There is a sure historic symmetry […]

California Today: How Do California Eviction Rates Compare to the Rest of the U.S.?

California Today: How Do California Eviction Rates Compare to the Rest of the U.S.?

We do know, nonetheless, that even throughout the Bay Area, eviction submitting charges are nowhere close to the nation’s worst. But that doesn’t imply the issue isn’t extreme for the households that have it. “If you get evicted from San Francisco, is that much more of a consequential thing for your relocation strategies than if […]

California Today: Saudi Prince Tours Los Angeles and San Francisco

California Today: Saudi Prince Tours Los Angeles and San Francisco

Mayor Garcetti was one of many few luminaries who met with the prince after which spoke out in public about Yemen and different human rights points. California Online (Please be aware: We commonly spotlight articles on information websites which have restricted entry for nonsubscribers.) Photo Representative Maxine Waters in Washington in 2017. Credit Lexey Swall […]

California Today: Villaraigosa on Not Backing Impeachment (Yet)

California Today: Villaraigosa on Not Backing Impeachment (Yet)

A: I’m for it in idea. But it will require waivers from Trump so you may get Medicare. That’s not going to occur. That’s why I name it snake oil. Q: Is this an efficient marketing campaign situation for Mr. Newsom? A: He’s the darling of the nurses. It could be very, very efficient with […]