All counties within Berryessa Snow Mountain Region endorse permanent protection
NORTHERN CALIFORNIA ? On Tuesday Congressman Mike Thompson (CA-5) announced that all five counties within the Berryessa Snow Mountain Region have endorsed permanent protection for the area. The Mendocino County Board of Supervisors unanimously voted to endorse permanent protection for the Berryessa Snow Mountain Region on Tuesday. Lake, Napa, Solano and Yolo counties have all previously voted in ...
T-Mobile Network Speeds Get Up to 50% Faster in Sacramento
On the heels of recent LTE upgrades across the U.S., T-Mobile today announced that the greater Sacramento, CA area joins the other markets in California to get up to a 50% increase in LTE mobile speeds from a Wideband LTE upgrade.
Consumer Debt Rises in Majority of Top Metro Markets
ATLANTA, Dec. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fueled by a stronger economy and improved housing market, many of the nation's largest metro areas experienced increases in total consumer debt during the third quarter, ...
State controller adds latest city, county figures to open data site
As part of his continued efforts to make public finance information more readily available, California State Controller John Chiang on Thursday added more than one million fields of fiscal year 2013-14 financial information from California cities and counties to his open data Web site, www.ByTheNumbers.sco.ca.gov . ?Maybe the most troubling takeaway from this last election, which set records ...
Rain hits N. Calif. as powerful storm moves inland
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) ? A storm predicted to bring torrential rains and hurricane force winds pushed across parts of Northern California early Thursday, after residents stocked up on supplies, schools ca
Area Roundup: Douglass seventh-grade girls basketball team finishes undefeated
It seems Sarah Vaughan is proficient in both literature and leadership. An English teacher at Douglass Middle School, Vaughan coached the Lions' seventh-grade girls basketball team to an unblemished 10-0 season that concluded Thursday with a 34-14 home win over crosstown rival Lee.
Chain Requirements on Area Highways; Roadways Reopen in California
More snow has triggered chain control requirements on Interstate 80 and Highways 89 and 267. Last week's storm generated 16-19 inches of new snow over Donner Pass and 13 inches at Echo Summit on Highway 50.
27th Annual Davis Turkey Trot brings community together
A Change of Pace Foundation hosted the 27th annual Davis Turkey Trot running event last Saturday at the Civic Center Park downtown. The event had categories for every participant with a 5K, 10K and half-marathon for adults, and 1 mile, 1/2 mile, 1/4 mile and 200-yard dash for children. Despite the light rain on the morning of, approximately 3,000 attendees participated in the Turkey Trot ...
California Treasurer?s Office releases report on Bay Delta Conservation Plan affordability, financing
The California State Treasurer?s Office has released a study of affordability for the water facility construction proposed in the public review draft Bay Delta Conservation Plan, or BDCP. ?The Bay Delta Conveyance Facility: Affordability and Financing Considerations,? is an independent study requested by the California Natural Resources Agency and commissioned by the California Debt and ...