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First Confirmed Case of Omicron Variant Detected in the United States

The California and San Francisco Departments of Public Health have confirmed that a recent case of COVID-19 among an individual in California was caused...

Ballot Initiative to Invest in Libraries and Parks Launched

Grassroots effort aims for Nov. 2022 vote; libraries and parks need at least $250M in repairs and upgrades, per recent reports Voice & Viewpoint Newswire Local...

Thanksgiving Day Fun Facts

Thanksgiving: A History of Giving Thanks United States Census Bureau In the fall of 1621, the Pilgrims—early settlers of Plymouth Colony—held a 3-day feast to celebrate...
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Son of Black Man Killed by California Police Settles Lawsuit

The child of a Black man who was fatally shot by Southern California police in 2018 — and whose death spurred lawmakers to ...

COVID 19: Gov. Newsom Signs Executive Order Supporting Healthcare Facilities

Last week, Gov. Gavin Newsom signed an executive order allowing out-of-state healthcare workers to supplement staffing at healthcare facilities across California. By Aldon Thomas Stiles,...