Governor Brown Grants Pardons

Governor Brown Grants Pardons

SACRAMENTO – On the eve of Easter, Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. announced that he has granted 65 pardons. The individuals granted pardons all completed their sentences and have been released from custody for more than a decade without further criminal activity. Individuals who have been convicted of a crime in California may apply to […]

United States Bankruptcy Court Judge Christopher Klein Finds Stockton Eligible to be a Chapter 9 Debtor

United States Bankruptcy Court Judge Christopher Klein Finds Stockton Eligible to be a Chapter 9 Debtor

(Stockton, CA) – After hearing arguments and testimony at a trial lasting just three days, Chief United States Bankruptcy Court Judge Christopher M. Klein approved the City of Stockton’s petition for chapter 9 bankruptcy relief, filed on June 28, 2012. The City defended its eligibility, while attorneys representing several large financial creditors in the case, […]

O.A.R.S. Releases 2013 Family Adventure Catalog With Vacations from Peru to Alaska

O.A.R.S. Releases 2013 Family Adventure Catalog With Vacations from Peru to Alaska

ANGELS CAMP, CA, April 2, 2013 – Veteran family adventure vacations outfitter, O.A.R.S., announces the release of its new family catalog and a 2013 line-up of 22 life-changing adventures, many suitable for families with children as young as four. Our 2013 Family Catalog showcases easy-to-epic adventures for families looking to unplug from technology and reconnect […]

San Francisco International Airport Commission Nominates Airport Naming Committee Members

San Francisco International Airport Commission Nominates Airport Naming Committee Members

SAN FRANCISCO – April 2, 2013 – The San Francisco International Airport Commission today announced the nominees to the Airport Naming Committee which was established on March 4, 2013. The Airport Naming Committee will be chaired by Airport Commission President Larry Mazzola and will consist of eight additional individuals who, as a group, reflect awareness […]

As We Hit Opening Day, Lawyers.com Provides You With A Few Stadium Conduct Tips

As We Hit Opening Day, Lawyers.com Provides You With A Few Stadium Conduct Tips

Baseball Fields, USA…With baseball season swinging into action, thousands of fans will be filling stadiums across the country to enjoy America’s favorite pastime. But before you head out to the ballpark what should you know about your legal rights as a fan? Lawyers.com, the largest legal website for consumers, has some important tips for you […]

U.S. Seeks ‘Peace and Stability’ on Korean Peninsula

U.S. Seeks ‘Peace and Stability’ on Korean Peninsula

Washington, DC…April 1, 2013 – The U.S. will continue to conduct military exercises such as Foal Eagle 2013 with South Korea as part of its commitment to that nation and its desire to maintain peace and stability on the Korean Peninsula and in the region, Pentagon Press Secretary George Little said here today. Speaking to […]

Traffic Update…6 Active Incidents at This Time

Traffic Update…6 Active Incidents at This Time

Montery and Santa Cruz, CA…CHP is reporting 6 active incidents at this time.  There is a disabled big rig blocking a lane on 101 near Dumbarton on 101 in Montery County and in Santa Cruz there are 5 incidents at this time on Hwy 17. The is a non-injury accident northbound at Laurel, a minor […]

New Sales and Use Tax Rates Effective April 1, 2013

New Sales and Use Tax Rates Effective April 1, 2013

Sacramento – The California State Board of Equalization (BOE) wants to remind seller’s permit holders and consumers that new sales and use tax rates take effect on April 1, 2013.   Voters in Marin, San Mateo, and Santa Clara counties, as well as those in 19 California cities, approved sales and use tax increases which […]