14Mar

March 14, 2019

POLICY & POLITICS Deadline TOMORROW   Wonderful Public Service Graduate Fellowship Applications for two $56,000 Fellowships Due Friday, March 15th, 2019. North SJ Valley: City clerk to retire by end of month Madera Tribune Long time Madera City Clerk Sonia Alvarez has announced her decision to retire at the end of March, according to Madera […]

13Mar

March 13, 2019

POLICY & POLITICS Deadline THIS FRIDAY   Wonderful Public Service Graduate Fellowship Applications for two $56,000 Fellowships Due Friday, March 15th, 2019.  Scathing Report, Air District’s Emissions Banking Program Faces Scrutiny VPR For decades, industries that pollute have been able to trade emissions reductions under a San Joaquin Valley Air Pollution Control District program. It’s like […]

12Mar

March 12, 2019

POLICY & POLITICS Deadline THIS FRIDAY   Wonderful Public Service Graduate Fellowship Applications for two $56,000 Fellowships  Due Friday, March 15th, 2019.  North SJ Valley: Stockton Fire Chief Erik Newman a candidate to lead San Francisco Fire Department Stockton Record Stockton Fire Chief Erik Newman is one of three candidates being considered to replace the fire […]

11Mar

March 11, 2019

POLICY & POLITICS Deadline THIS FRIDAY   Wonderful Public Service Graduate Fellowship Applications for two $56,000 Fellowships Due Friday, March 15th, 2019. North SJ Valley: Modesto City Schools is moving to full-day schedule for kindergarten classes San Luis Obispo Tribune Ceres Unified School District began a conversion to full-day kindergarten in 2008, based on research touting […]

07Mar

March 7, 2019

POLICY & POLITICS North SJ Valley: Ex-Mayor Silva rejected 2018 plea offer, documents show Stockton Record District Attorney Tori Verber Salazar offered a plea deal to Anthony Silva nearly one year ago that would have ended prosecution of the former mayor on charges of embezzlement, money-laundering and conflict-of-interest. Tubbs apologizes after comment to speaker at […]

06Mar

March 6, 2019

POLICY & POLITICS Deadline FAST APPROACHING  Wonderful Public Service Graduate Fellowship Applications for two $56,000 Fellowships Due Friday, March 15th, 2019 North SJ Valley: Homelessness, water and public safety loom large in Stanislaus, Withrow says in speech Modesto Bee In his state-of-the-county speech Tuesday, Board of Supervisors Chairman Terry Withrow touched on the dominant issues […]

05Mar

March 5, 2019

POLICY & POLITICS North SJ Valley: Nasty post is left on Stanislaus County supervisor’s door. ‘It’s a cowardly act.’ Modesto Bee Stanislaus County leaders hear a lot of criticism. It comes with the territory for elected officials like Terry Withrow, who make difficult decisions affecting 555,600 residents. Even so, Withrow said he didn’t know what […]

04Mar

March 4, 2019

POLICY & POLITICS Deadline FAST APPROACHING:  Wonderful Public Service Graduate Fellowship Applications for two $56,000 Fellowships Due Friday, March 15th, 2019. Valley legislators propose $400 million fix for Friant-Kern Canal Fresno Bee A bipartisan group of San Joaquin Valley legislators gathered Friday on a Friant-Kern Canal bank to announce their push for state money to fix […]

01Mar

March 1, 2019

POLICY & POLITICS Deadline FAST APPROACHING:  Wonderful Public Service Graduate Fellowship The Maddy Institute Applications for two $56,000 Fellowships Due Friday, March 15th, 2019. Through the generosity of The Wonderful Company, San Joaquin Valley students will have the opportunity to become the next generation of Valley leaders through The Wonderful Public Service Graduate Fellowship. The Maddy Institute will […]