More on Parkmerced …

More on Parkmerced …

Posted May 31, 2011 by

To the Editor:
I consider this article to be totally irresponsible. Are you going to deny the majority of the present tenants, including me, as well as future tenants an opportunity to live in an environment that will serve us
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It’s Time to End the War

Posted May 27, 2011 by Sen. Jeff Merkley

Nearly ten years ago, America went to war in Afghanistan to destroy the safe havens of the terrorist organization that attacked us on September 11th and bring the perpetrators to justice. We succeeded. Now it’s time to end that war.
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The Orange Peels’ “Aether Tide”

Posted May 27, 2011 by E. "Doc" Smith

As many of you gentle readers know, I’ve been a long time fan of singer songwriter Allen Clapp and bassist Jill Pries’ pop-driven, outfit from Sunnyvale, “The Orange Peels”. Their anthemic hits, “Back in San Francisco”, co-penned by former guitarist
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More on David Chiu & Parkmerced …

More on David Chiu & Parkmerced …

Posted May 27, 2011 by

To the Editor:
David Chiu’s response to Park Merced is nothing new. His playbook for addressing controversial legislation favoring special interests is defined by tacking on amendments, supposedly responding to resident opposition. He did it when nightclub legislation in 2009
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School Beat: “Pink Slips Are Not Sexy”

Posted May 26, 2011 by Lisa Schiff

“Pink Slips Are Not Sexy.” So read one parent’s sign at the 24th Street BART station “Wake Up California” action this past Tuesday, May 24th. From San Diego to Sacrament, public education activists across the state were out and about,
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