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  • University of California, San Francisco-Mission Bay Medical ...
    published on Fri, 13 Mar 2015 20:13:31 GMT
    Just as the huge lettering on the glass tower at the end of 16th Street had promised for months, the University of California San Francisco-Mission Bay's newest Medical Center opened to the public on February 1, 2015. The $1.5 billion project includes hospitals which provide specialized services to children the Benioff Children's Hospital and women, as well as cancer treatments....
  • Don Pedro: Serious water cutbacks approved
    published on Tue, 10 Mar 2015 21:30:00 GMT
    The Lake Don Pedro Community Services District Board of Directors on Monday voted to declare a "Stage III Drought Emergency," meaning an extension of a ban on outside landscape irrigation, and a move to 50 percent mandatory water-use restrictions. More than 200 people attended Monday's public hearing in the Don Pedro High School gymnasium to hear how their primary water supply at Lake McClure could run out by August....
  • The language of change
    published on Thu, 05 Mar 2015 08:23:14 GMT
    The writer and his family's time in Valparaso has included trips on the city's funiculars - steep trolley cars - and through its colorful, graffiti-adorned streets. T here are, in Valparaso, many perros vagos ....
  • Trail Mix for March 5: Half Dome lottery opens, Blossom Trail 10K is Saturday
    published on Thu, 05 Mar 2015 04:00:49 GMT
    In the lottery, 225 permits are made available per day. After it concludes, about 50 permits will be available per day through a daily lottery system from May 20 through Oct. 11. People can apply for up to six permits and seven dates....