Day: July 10, 2024

California

Vallejo warns California Forever could be ‘detrimental’ to city’s economic development

VALLEJO – Vallejo city officials warned in a draft letter to the county Board of Supervisors that a billionaire-backed proposal to build a new city in eastern Solano County could interfere with the city’s ability to recruit city staff, slow down economic development, and have an adverse impact on residents’ property values. At the Vallejo […]

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Alaska

Peltola walks back her support for Ambler mine access | #alaska | #politics

Sen. Lisa Murkowski and Rep. Mary Peltola Rep. Mary Peltola threw her staff under the bus during a radio interview on Tuesday, saying she did not approving her name being put on a press released that was published by the Alaska delegation, which favors the construction of the Ambler Access Project, a road to a […]

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California

Michelin honors 13 more California restaurants as ‘new discoveries’

Chef Geoff Davis’ Oakland restaurant, Burdell, received one of the midseason Michelin nods on Wednesday. (Photo by Clay Williams for Michelin/Burdell) The dining world’s prestigious Michelin Guide on Wednesday dropped another one of its occasional midseason lists of “new discoveries” — restaurants that impressed its inspectors. “Their discoveries are too good to keep secret,” the […]

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City Council

Chehalis City Council authorizes application for $350,000 state grant to fund Millett Field renovations | #citycouncil

By Owen Sexton  / owen@chronline.com The Chehalis Parks and Facilities Department is moving forward with a no-match grant application to fund renovations to the Millett Field athletic courts after receiving unanimous approval to apply for the grant from the Chehalis City Council during its regular meeting on Monday, July 8. Parks and Facilities Department Director […]

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Mayor

Deltona mayor shares his vision for a downtown in hopes to spark up development – WFTV

DELTONA, Fla. — Deltona’s Mayor is trying to bring businesses to the city to help create an established downtown. ▶ WATCH CHANNEL 9 EYEWITNESS NEWS Santiago Avila Jr. shared a video on his social media pages to help attract restaurants and he’s already received some interest. Read More “I have had two high end restaurants […]

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Arkansas

Sanders, ADPHT, ADH Announce Outdoor Recreation Grant Awards

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – On Wednesday, Governor Sarah Huckabee Sanders joined Secretary Shea Lewis, Secretary Renee Mallory and Office of Outdoor Recreation Director Katherine Andrews to present $500,000 in Outdoor Recreation Grants to projects in seven counties across the state. The Sanders Administration revived Great Strides after the program went dormant in 2017, fulfilling one of the recommendations […]

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California

California DA threatens to punish Target store for repeatedly reporting thefts at store in crime-ridden state

A district attorney in California has threatened to punish a Target store for repeatedly reporting thefts at the store in the crime-ridden state. Sacramento City Attorney Susana Alcala Wood’s office said the retail store located at 2505 Riverside Blvd. in Land Park will be fined and slapped with a public nuisance charge if it continues […]

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California

Newsom warns of worsening California fire season, reiterates support for Biden and Harris – Daily Bulletin

California Gov. Gavin Newsom speaks Wednesday July 10, 2024 at the Cal Fire Aviation Management Unit near Sacramento, Calif. with state fire fighting and disaster response officials behind him. (Photo: Youtube) Flanked by fire officials, Gov. Gavin Newsom on Wednesday warned Californians to be alert as the state heads into what could be a worse-than-expected […]

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City Council

Tucker City Council approves new sidewalk design contracts, extension for new development | #citycouncil

The Tucker City Council approved an extension on a Special Land Use Permit for a proposed development at 2059 Northlake Parkway. (Supplied by City of Tucker). The Tucker City Council approved several design contracts to increase walkability throughout the city at its July 9 meeting. The council approved design work for sidewalks projects on Idlewood Road […]

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Mayor

San Francisco mayor says Biden should stay in the race

With anxieties about President Joe Biden’s candidacy riding high, San Francisco Mayor London Breed said in an interview Wednesday that—in contrast to some leading Democrats—she wholeheartedly supports the president remaining on the ticket.  “He’s still very fired up and ready to take on Donald Trump,” Breed told The Standard. “We need someone in the office […]

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