Thursday, August 21, 2014 03:08

Landmark legislation passed

The California Legislature this week passed bi-partisan, landmark legislation that marks the largest investment in the state’s water infrastructure we have seen in decades! For us in inland San ...more»

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The closure of Chandler’s Office Supply in Evanston, Illinois, in 1995 was caused by the retirement of the owners along with competition from national chain stores....more»

Important work continued during the summer break

The Legislature adjourned for its summer recess July 3rd and reconvenes August 4th. While the recess was a time to recharge batteries and reconnect with family and friends, it was also a time to hear ...more»

The Number 23 - real life, not the movie

In early 2007 a movie called "The Number 23" was released. The movie starred Jim Carrey as a man obsessed with the number 23. I think the target audience was people like me who were born on the 23rd ...more»

Achieving the American Dream

The importance of small business to the nation’s economy cannot be overemphasized. As the owner of a small business myself, I am always happy to recognize successful businesses that prosper through ...more»

A little understanding and effort can go a long way

It’s been a while since I’ve written an editorial for the Valley Roadrunner, but being how editor Jessica Self is on vacation this week, I thought I would take an opportunity to air my opinion ...more»

Education: A step in the right direction?

One of my top priorities as a mom and as your representative is education. Providing our children with a top-quality education in a safe learning environment is essential for their future and for California’s....more»

GoPro Captures Man's Crazy Jump From Rooftop — But Is It Real?
There are always daring people doing daring things for an Internet video, but this one takes things to new heights. Ethan Swanson of Illinois strapped on a GoPro camera and gave us a firsthand view of him jumping from one roof to another without the use of any ropes or safety net...
Ruth Bader Ginsburg: From Brooklyn to U.S. Supreme Court Justice
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a legal pioneer, trailblazed her way during the 1950s and 1960s, a time when women were just beginning to make their mark in male dominated professions.TBA
Exclusive: Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Hobby Lobby Dissent
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, fresh off a bruising loss in the Hobby Lobby birth control case last month, told Yahoo Global News Anchor Katie Couric in an exclusive interview that she believes the male Supreme Court justices who voted against her have a "blind spot" when it comes to women...
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