California

  • A Look at Disney California Adventure’s Pixar Pier

    A Boardwalk of Animation and Thrills Has Opened Up Next to Disneyland Arturo Hilario El Observador If you haven’t been to Disneyland resort in a while, there’s quite a few changes happening. From the upcoming 2019 opening of the hotly anticipated Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge to the updates to...
  • Report: Census Undercount Big Threat to California

    Suzanne Potter California News Service SACRAMENTO, Calif. – If we want to make sure kids count in policy making, we need to count kids effectively in the 2020 Census, according to the 2018 KIDS COUNT Data Book from The Annie E. Casey Foundation. Billions of dollars in federal grants support programs...
  • Two California Communities Rank in Top Ten for Livability


    Suzanne Potter California News Service SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Two California communities scored very high on the new 2018 AARP Livability Index. San Francisco lost points for high housing costs, but still scored number one in the nation as a “livable” large city, for its cultural events, walkable neighborhoods, and...
  • Dos comunidades de California, entre las diez mejor habitables

    Dos comunidades de California, entre las diez mejor habitables Suzanne Potter California News Service Sacramento, CA – Ya estan los puntajes del Fndice 2018 de Habitabilidad de la AARP (“2018 AARP Livability Index”), y dos ciudades de California – San Francisco y Berkley – estan entre las diez mejores del...
  • California’s Big Cities Score Best and Worst for Prosperity

    Research Shows Racial Divide Persists Suzanne Potter California News Service SACRAMENTO, Calif. – A new state ranking of Americans’ financial health shows California is home to two of the most prosperous big cities – San Francisco and San Jose – and two of the least prosperous – Fresno and...
  • WHAT THE 2018 PRIMARY ELECTION RESULTS REVEAL

    Hilbert Morales EL OBSERVADOR The California Statewide Direct Primary Election of June 5, 2018 happened yesterday as scheduled. It’s the “2018 Primary Election”. To really understand what is seriously impacts America’s Democratic governance, I suggest reading “DARK MONEY: The Hidden History of the Billionaires Behind the Rise of the...
  • California-Mexico Advocacy Day Celebrated in Sacramento

    This year’s theme, “The Students We Share,” focused on binational cooperation on education   Sacramento, CA – Senator Ben Hueso (D-San Diego) and the Select Committee on California-Mexico Cooperation hosted an informational hearing titled “The Students We Share: A Discussion on Expanding Educational Opportunities for Trans-border Students” on Tuesday May 8. ...
  • California Explores New Way to Redevelop Cities, Improve Livability

    Suzanne Potter California News Service SAN JOSE, Calif. – Many California communities are confronting the housing crisis by encouraging higher-density housing near public transportation in ways that also make the area more livable. AARP, the City of San Jose and the Valley Transportation Authority just wrapped up a week-long event...
  • California explora una nueva forma de re-desarrollar sus ciudades y mejorar su habitabilidad

    Suzanne Potter California News Service SAN JOSE, Calif. – La semana pasada se puso en accion, en San Jose, una innovadora manera de re-desarrollar las ciudades mas antiguas, con la organizacion de un evento que reunio a propietarios de inmuebles, desarrolladores, residentes y funcionarios locales para trabajar en un taller...