Our network

Politics

Can California force Uber to guard passenger privacy?

Can California force Uber to guard passenger privacy?

Some Uber employees tracked trips of prominent people through the company’s “God View tool.”... Read More

Brown’s budget would pay down debt, hold down college tuition

Brown’s budget would pay down debt, hold down college tuition

SACRAMENTO – Gov. Jerry Brown this morning presented his budget proposal, which he said  injects billions of dollars more into schools and health care coverage, holds college tuition flat and delivers on Propositions 1 and 2 by investing in long overdue water projects.

“This carefully balanced budget builds for the future by saving money, paying down debt and investing in our state’s core needs,” said Brown. “Our long-term fiscal health depends on the wise and prudent actions we take today.”... Read More

State’s bag ban may face public vote

State’s bag ban may face public vote

California voters may get the chance to voice their opinion on the state’s new ban of single-use plastic bags. The American Progressive Bag Alliance claims to have delivered more than 800,000 signatures to the state to qualify its referendum, overturning the ban, for a vote... Read More

City council will meet July 1 to swear in new members and install new honorary officers

City council will meet July 1 to swear in new members and install new honorary officers

The City of Woodland will be holding its next regular city council meeting on Tuesday, July 1 at 6 pm at the Community and Senior Center, located at 2001 East Street, Woodland. ... Read More

State Theatre sale and project concept approved, restoration is next hurdle

State Theatre sale and project concept approved, restoration is next hurdle

Prior to the Woodland City Council meeting, councilman Sean Denny agreed with a hearty "Yes!!!!!!" to a support letter requesting the new Woodland State Theatre LLC collaborate with the public to ensure the State Theatre is renovated with historical integrity."... Read More

District Attorney Reisig Awarded Calvin Handy Leadership Award

District Attorney Reisig Awarded Calvin Handy Leadership Award

The University of California, Davis has honored Yolo County District Attorney Jeff Reisig with the 2014 Calvin E. Handy Leadership Award.

In 2005, in an effort to honor Chief Emeritus Calvin E. Handy’s service to the UC Davis community as chief of the UC Davis Police Department from 1993 until 2005, and to continue his legacy of public service leadership, members of the campus community developed the Calvin E. Handy Leadership Award.  The purpose of the award is to recognize an individual community member, a group or organization that, through leadership actions, has made significant contributions in promoting leadership through diversity.

Garamendi to Host First Town Halls in New 3rd District in Woodland and Marysville on Saturday

Garamendi to Host First Town Halls in New 3rd District in Woodland and Marysville on Saturday

 

WHAT:          Congressman John Garamendi (D-Fairfield, CA) will host his first two town halls in the new 3rd District on Saturday in Woodland and Marysville. Both town halls will be open question and answer sessions with all community members invited.

Since entering Congress, Garamendi has hosted more than two dozen in person and telephone town halls, including a half dozen town halls in Solano County.

WHO:             Congressman John Garamendi

                        Congressman Garamendi’s District Staff