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  • ARRAY(0x1025c604)
    published on Tue, 23 Jun 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    For the second straight month, Californians exceeded hefty water conservation mandates during the relentless drought without the state imposing fines, officials said. Cities cut water use by a combined 31 percent in July, exceeding the governor's statewide conservation mandate of 25 percent, the State Water Resources Control Board reported Thursday....
  • Californians cut water use by 31 percent in July
    published on Fri, 28 Aug 2015 00:58:14 GMT
    For the second straight month, Californians exceeded hefty water conservation mandates during the relentless drought without the state imposing fines, officials said Thursday. Cities cut water use by a combined 31 percent in July, exceeding the governor's statewide conservation mandate of 25 percent, the State Water Resources Control Board reported....
  • Eunice Satoa s legacy lives on at new Long Beach school.: Rich Archbold
    published on Fri, 21 Aug 2015 23:38:42 GMT
    Former Long Beach Mayor Eunice Sato may be small in stature at 4 feet 10 inches, but she is a giant as a community leader. As the first female and Asian American mayor of Long Beach, Sato has received dozens of accolades and awards over the years for her community leadership....
  • Richmond jail plan advances but might have suffered fatal blow
    published on Tue, 18 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    Sheriff David Livingston's hotly debated plan to expand the West County Jail took a significant hit Tuesday after Richmond's county supervisor sided with opponents of the effort in a critical vote. Although the Board of Supervisors voted to seek an $80 million state grant to build a new wing at the county's Richmond jail, the prospects for securing the money dimmed because Supervisor John Gioia made certain matching funds wouldn't be available for the project....
  • Richmond jail plan advances
    published on Wed, 19 Aug 2015 05:03:22 GMT
    Sheriff David Livingston's hotly debated plan to expand the West County Jail took a significant hit Tuesday after Richmond's county supervisor sided with opponents of the effort in a critical vote. Although the Board of Supervisors voted to seek an $80 million state grant to build a new wing at the county's Richmond jail, the prospects for securing the money dimmed because Supervisor John Gioia made certain matching funds wouldn't be available for the project....