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“Gov. Jerry Brown must now decide whether to sign into law a bill that would require mandatory vaccinations for nearly all California schoolchildren,” as the L.A. Times is reporting. “The measure, spawned by an outbreak of measles at Disneyland that … Continue reading →
Here’s a new photo posted on The Union’s Facebook page of current publisher Jim Hemig and ex-publisher Jeff Ackerman (now with parent Swift in Roseburg, Ore.) at a recent gathering for retiring photographer John Hart. Jim and Jeff are good … Continue reading →
June 29, 2015 - The day will officially be a bit longer than usual on Tuesday, June 30, 2015, because an extra second, or “leap” second, will be added.
“Earth’s rotation is gradually slowing down a bit, so leap seconds are a way to account for that,” said Daniel MacMillan of NASA’s Goddard Space Flight...