Neil Chase, executive editor of the Bay Area News Group, which comprises the East Bay Times and Mercury News, said the demand for the records and threat of a lawsuit is about helping the public understand what happened Dec. 2 and holding city government accountable. “It’s the city’s responsibility to keep people safe,” Chase said, “and to share the information that explains why people weren’t safe at the Ghost Ship warehouse. As Oakland’s local news organization, it’s our responsibility to seek that information on behalf of our neighbors if it’s not forthcoming.”.
This event will include short presentations by each panelist, followed by an open question and answer where audience members are encouraged to ask questions, Audience members with specific questions about the future of Medicare, during the program’s current open enrollment period, are especially requested to participate, To register online visit, re-fitness.com/RegistrationFNRN003.html, The Friends of the Milpitas Library are holding their fall sale Friday, Sept, 26 through Sunday, Sept, 28 in the auditorium of the Milpitas Public Library, 160 N, Main St, Only members can preview and purchase books Friday night, Sept, 26, from 7-9 p.m., with membership available at the door, The sale opens to the public on Saturday, Sept, 27, from 10 a.m.-5 p.m, and Sunday, Sept, 28, from 12-4 p.m, Books will be sold at $1.50 per inch, audio books and DVDs at $2 each, CDs at $1 each; with some special priced items, Sunday, Sept, 28 is bargain day, when a bag full of books is $5 and media items are marked down 50 percent, For Friday night members’ access to the book sale, members may enter the library parking garage from either side and walk north along the back of the library to the second door on the ballet shoe stickers 33 ct for erin condren life planner, plum paper planner, filofax, kikki k, calendar or scrapbook sh-208 left, which will open at 7 p.m, People interested in volunteering should call the library at (408) 262-1171, extension 3616, and leave their name and phone number so a member of the Friends of the Milpitas Library can contact them, Volunteers can also sign up to volunteer at the information desk upstairs on the second floor..
Patty Cakes Storytime: 11 a.m. Tuesdays, through May 13. It is for kids ages 0-3 with a caregiver. Picture Book Time: 11 a.m. Thursdays through May 8, is for kids ages 3-5 who can attend without a caregiver. Book Buddies: 1-2 p.m. Wednesdays. (Call 925-673-0659 to confirm the program on a specific Wednesday). A book buddy reader is in the library to read stories to children 3 and older. Earth Day Celebration: 4-5 p.m. April 17. Children from preschool to grade 5 are invited to Earth Day with crafts and fun.
Soulful Living Arts Fair: 10 a.m.-6 p.m, Sept, 22, 10 a.m.-5 p.m, Sept, 23, 1540 Hicks Ave., San Jose, The fair offers a place of healing and personal growth for the body, mind and soul, Explore 60 plus exhibits and free lectures, Free, www.communityofinfinitespirit.org, Sip, Walk, and Shop: 1-5 p.m, Sept, 22, 1st Street, downtown Benicia, Participating businesses will pour a different wine at their business, Check-in starts at 12;30 p.m, at 90 First Street, Wine glass, map of tasting location and wristband will ballet shoe stickers 33 ct for erin condren life planner, plum paper planner, filofax, kikki k, calendar or scrapbook sh-208 be provided, Ticket price includes 15 tastes and one complimentary Benicia Main Street wine glass, Must be age 21 and up, $30-$35, www.beniciamainstreet.org/..
“This is my fourth year working backstage at Woodminster, and I love being able to work in a professional theater with a really nice community,” said Risa Stiegler, a stage crew member. “I’m so excited for ‘Chicago’ because it has such great music and a very compelling storyline.”. This summer, Woodminster continues to offer its “kids come free” program for children 16 or younger who attend the shows with paying adults. Producers Associates says it is seeking sponsors for this important community effort, which has given more than 43,000 tickets away to over the past 25 years.