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Elk Grove News
Opinion: No on EGUSD’s Measure M – We Can Do Better

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Sep 27, 2016
Opinion: No on EGUSD’s Measure M – We Can Do Better



By Nikita KostyukSeptember 27, 2016 |

We’ve received another opportunity to talk about Elk Grove Unified School District's Measure M and we welcome the chance to discuss this issue further. We’d like to highlight a couple different aspects of this bond, specifically its development and the lack of any real teeth in...

Elk Grove News
Letter to the Editor – Will You Vote?

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Sep 26, 2016
Letter to the Editor – Will You Vote?



September 26, 2016 |  


Will You Vote? 

One of my concerns is will people vote when it comes to our City of Elk Grove?  

I'm campaigning for Kevin Spease as our next Mayor. I understand his values as well as his expectations for our City.  

Yes, I have a very...

Elk Grove News
Bera – The Clear Choice on Women’s Issues

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Sep 20, 2016
Bera – The Clear Choice on Women’s Issues


September 20, 2016 |

Sheriff Scott Jones, running against Congressman Ami Bera in the 7th Congressional District race, has stated he will be voting for Donald Trump in November and, as far as we can tell, has not repudiated any of Trump's statements denigrating women.
     
High among Donald Trump's most outrageous...

Elk Grove News
Numerous Down Ballot State, Local Measures Could Cost Californian Taxpayers Big Bucks

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Sep 15, 2016
Numerous Down Ballot State, Local Measures Could Cost Californian Taxpayers Big Bucks



By John Coupal | September 15, 2016 | 

Election month is rapidly approaching. That’s right, “election month” because, since 2002, California voters have been freed from casting ballots in person on the official Election Day, which this year is November 8. Voting by mail begins October 10.

Polls show that many...

Elk Grove News
Sacramento Midtown Train Stall – We Were Lucky This Time

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Sep 13, 2016
Sacramento Midtown Train Stall – We Were Lucky This Time



From 350 Sacramento
 
The train that broke and stalled in midtown today is a stark reminder of the dangers we face from trains carrying explosive oil through Sacramento. Oil refineries in the Bay Area are currently seeking permits to receive explosive Bakken crude and toxic tar sands oil. If successful, we could...

Elk Grove News
Elk Grove to Renew $2,500 Annual Lease on Soccer Parcel Purchased For $4.4 Million; Taxpayers Being Conned?

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Sep 10, 2016
Elk Grove to Renew $2,500 Annual Lease on Soccer Parcel Purchased For $4.4 Million; Taxpayers Being Conned?



September 10, 2016 |

At Wednesday night's meeting, the Elk Grove City Council is expected to approve a $2,500 renewal lease on 98-acres it purchased in 2014 for $4.4 million with taxpayer money.

Yes, that is right, the city will collect a single payment of $2,500 for the third year in...

MidLifeBloggers
The first steps in my Life Reimagined

Sep 9, 2016

When AARP approached me to do a trial of their Life Reimagined program, I saw it as an excellent opportunity to hear some fresh voices other than the ones already droning on in my own head.

Elk Grove News
Elk Grove’s Great Disappearing Soccer Stadium, Field Act

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Sep 8, 2016
Elk Grove’s Great Disappearing Soccer Stadium, Field Act



It was not that long ago Elk Grove Mayor Gary Davis was telling roomfuls of soccer moms and their kids at several City Council meetings that yes, the city would build a multi-million stadium for a Major League Soccer expansion franchise and numerous field for their kids to play...

MidLifeBloggers
Getting Older, Getting Better with AARP’s Life Reimagined

Aug 1, 2016

I’d like to say that today, the woman who runs this site, The Other Side of Sixty, is calmer, more controlled, and surer of where she’s going. But that would be a lie.

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