The Stockton Unified School District wants to hear from the Stockton community. This fall, the district kicked off its interactive YourVoice Counts web page to give everyone the opportunity to tell what they think about [...]
Kaiser Permanente’s Northern California Community Benefit Program has awarded a $75,000 grant to the Center for Elders’ Independence (CEI) to help caregivers provide the best care for their aging parents. The grant will be used [...]
By Chris Jackson When I worked for the state legislature, a member once told an overly ambitious guy that there are those who get into politics to be someone and those who get into politics [...]
The Vallejo High mascot debate has been around for decades, but attention was brought again to the subject when school board President Hazel Wilson asked Principal Clarence Isadore to report on the status of changing [...]
While the number of African American students being accepted at UC Berkeley hasn’t declined, the number of students choosing to enroll has; recent reports show in 2006 – 2010, nearly 58% of Black students admitted [...]
By Andrew Cohen The Samuelson Law, Technology & Public Policy Clinic at Berkeley Law has submitted an amicus brief in support of a federal case against the National Security Agency (NSA).Represented by the Electronic Frontier [...]
By For Richmond staff As De Anza senior Destiny Howard found out last week, the 4th annual “Help a Brother Get to College” Day was not just about the boys.
The Greater Richmond Interfaith Program (GRIP) has launched its First Annual Countdown to End Hunger in Richmond—a campaign to raise $20,000 in support of its emergency shelter and soup kitchen.
When Dr. Ramona Bishop was chosen in 2011 to be superintendent of the Vallejo Unified School District, she wanted to make sure schools are safe and supportive environments.
Parents, students and teachers at Pennycook Elementary School, 3620 Fernwood Dr., came together Nov. 16 to enjoy food, activities, and performances at the school’s third-annual Multicultural Night. The event celebrated the cultures of Filipinos, Mexican-Americans, [...]