Thursday - Sep 24, 2020
  • Coronavirus stimulus: New unemployment requirements make it tougher for workers to qualify

    Coronavirus stimulus: New unemployment requirements make it tougher for workers to qualify

    by Denitsa Tsekova Shared from Yahoo Finance   The extra $300 in weekly unemployment benefits provided under the president’s memorandum comes with new requirements, making it harder for jobless Americans to qualify. One in 5 jobless Texans — or around 350,000 people who currently receive benefits in the state — are ineligible for the $300

  • CDC quietly changes testing guidelines to exclude people with no symptoms

    CDC quietly changes testing guidelines to exclude people with no symptoms

    by Marina Fang New COVID-19 testing guidelines released this week by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say that people without symptoms do not need to be tested even if they have been in close contact with someone who tested positive, quietly reversing previous guidance that recommended testing “for all close contacts of confirmed or

  • Public Notice – Peralta College Request for Qualifications – Professional Architectural Services District-Wide

    Public Notice – Peralta College Request for Qualifications – Professional Architectural Services District-Wide

    Request for Qualifications   The Peralta Community College District is calling for sealed qualification packages from qualified firms to provide Professional Architectural Services District-Wide (RFQ No. 20-21/05) to be delivered to the Purchasing Department, electronically (via Vender Registry), until 4:00 PM, on September 7, 2020.   The RFQ process is designed to select a pool

  • Public Notice – SF Transportation Authority – REQUEST FOR SUB-QUOTES FROM CERTIFIED DISADVANTAGED

    Public Notice – SF Transportation Authority – REQUEST FOR SUB-QUOTES FROM CERTIFIED DISADVANTAGED

    REQUEST FOR SUB-QUOTES FROM CERTIFIED DISADVANTAGED BUSINESS ENTERPRISES, ALL OTHER SUBCONTRACTORS AND SUPPLIERS FOR: Golden State Bridge, Inc./Obayashi JV Yerba Buena Island West-Side Bridge Structures Project At Treasure Island Road Between I-80 and South of Macalla Road   Subcontractor Proposals Due: Monday, August 31, 2020 at 3:00pm   Quotes needed, but not limited to: Lead

  • Public Notice – School District Act Initiatives

    Public Notice – School District Act Initiatives

    IT IS HEREBY NOTIFIED that the following bills will be submitted to qualified voters County of San Mateo to vote on Tuesday, November 3, 2020 in the General Election Presidential. School District Act Initiatives JEFFERSON UNITED HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT Bond Law Initiative Measure ___ (55% Approval Required) To improve student and campus safety including communication

  • Public Notice – Notice about electoral arguments

    Public Notice – Notice about electoral arguments

    Public notice City and County of San Francisco Elections Department Notice about electoral arguments Arguments may be presented for or against the local bills that will be voted on in the Consolidated General Elections to be held on November 3, 2020 in the City and County of San Francisco. The arguments will be published in

  • Peralta College Request for Proposals

    Peralta College Request for Proposals

    The Peralta Community College District (PCCD) is seeking proposals from experienced firms to provide CEQA Consulting Services, 2118 Milvia Street, Berkeley City College (RFP No. 20-21/03).  Proposals are to be delivered to the Purchasing Department, 501 5th Avenue, Oakland, CA 94606 or electronically (via Vendor Registry), until 2:00 P.M. on August 20, 2020.   The

  • Palo Alto Reads: One Book, One Community Initiative

    Palo Alto Reads: One Book, One Community Initiative

    Compiled by the El Reportero‘s staff   To support our ongoing Race & Equity conversations, the Palo Alto City Library is launching its first “Palo Alto Reads” virtual event. The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America by Richard Rothstein tells the history of the segregation of American communities along

  • Rest in peace Arcelio “Malo” García

    Rest in peace Arcelio “Malo” García

    by the El Reportero news services   Arcelio Garcia, lead singer of the pioneering Latin rock outfit Malo, gave his soul to the Lord this past Monday, Aug. 10. He was 74. Born in Puerto Rico, Arcelio moved to San Francisco with his family when he was 3 years old. When he was a teenager,

  • Love to the country – my beautiful Bolivia

    Love to the country – my beautiful Bolivia

    by Enrique Bachinelo   On Aug. 6, 2020, dedicated to paying tribute to the forgers of the Republic of Bolivia, passed without major significance for the first time in its history. It is a shame that a date of great significance for Bolivian citizens is tarnished by the presence of the coronavirus pandemic that settled