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Tri-Valley Bus Rapid Transit

Official photo of Congressman Jerry McNerney (...
Congressman McNerney

The Office of Congressman McNerney via Bilingual Weekly

Livermore, CA – At a ceremony in Livermore today, Congressman Jerry McNerney (CA-11) marked the start of the Livermore Amador Valley Transit Authority’s (LAVTA) bus rapid transit service in Livermore, Dublin and Pleasanton.  Congressman McNerney played a leading role in securing approximately $11 million in federal funding for the project. Continue reading

State Budget Challenge

California State Capitol

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The offices of Senator Lois Wolk via Bilingual Weekly Newspaper

WEST SACRAMENTO, CAState Senator Lois Wolk (D-Davis) announced today that in less than two weeks she will open the floor of the West Sacramento Community Center to suggestions on how to solve the state’s estimated $25.4 billion state budget deficit. Continue reading

Hernandez quits NASA!

Houston, TX / Bilingual Weekly

After a decade working in various roles at NASA —including as a flight specialist in a space trip to the International Space Station on September, 2009— San Joaquin County’s first astronaut is leaving the National Space Agency. Continue reading

Vienna Boys Choir coming to the Valley

Wiener Sangerknaben

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Gallo Center for the Arts via Bilingual Weekly News

MODESTO, CA – (January 13, 2011) – The Gallo Center for the Arts will be hosting the acclaimed Vienna Boys Choir on Sunday, February 13 at 7:00 p.m.  Founded in 1498 by Emperor Maximilian I, this ensemble sang exclusively for the imperial court and private audiences until 1918. Continue reading

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