Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr's. "I Have A Dream" Speech As Delivered August 28, 1963
Posted by: thepinetree on 01/16/2017 09:28 AM
Washington, DC...As we celebrate Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr's. federal holiday we thought it was appropriate to share with you his iconic "I Have A Dream" speech. It was delivered on August 28, 1963. We have the full text of the speech and video as well. "I Have a Dream" Speech Text.....I am happy to join with you today in what will go down in history as the greatest demonstration for freedom in the history of our nation. Five score years ago, a great American, in whose symbolic shadow we stand today, signed the Emancipation Proclamation. This momentous decree came as a great beacon light of hope to millions of Negro slaves who had been seared in the flames of withering injustice. It came as a joyous daybreak to end the long night of their captivity......
President Obama's Last Weekly Address On The Honor of Serving You as President
Posted by: thepinetree on 01/14/2017 10:03 AM
Washington, DC...This week, I traveled to Chicago to deliver my final farewell address to the nation, following in the tradition of Presidents before me. It was an opportunity to say thank you. Whether we’ve seen eye-to-eye or rarely agreed at all, my conversations with you, the American people – in living rooms and schools; at farms and on factory floors; at diners and on distant military outposts – are what have kept me honest, kept me inspired, and kept me going. Every day, I learned from you. You made me a better President, and you made me a better man.
Notice Of Public Hearing Appeal of Planning Commission Denial
Posted by: News_Desk on 01/13/2017 03:47 PM
San Andreas,CA....BOARD OF SUPERVISORS NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING Lead Agency: Calaveras County Planning Department, 891 Mountain Ranch Rd., San Andreas, CA 95249 2016-1140 APPEAL of Planning Commission Denial of Appeal 2016-1118 for the denial of Commercial Cannabis Cultivation Registration Application for APN 014-009-028 Mitchel Abdallah is appealing the Planning Commission’s denial of 2016-1118, which is an appeal of denial of commercial cannabis cultivation registration 2016-812. The 5.36-acre site is located at 2540 Blue Ridge Rd. in Glencoe, being a portion of T6N, R13E, Sec. 29, MDM.
San Andreas, CA...PLANNING COMMISSION NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING Lead Agency: Calaveras County Planning Department, 891 Mountain Ranch Rd., San Andreas, CA 95249 2016-018 PD PERMIT FOR JAMES WEST: Planned Development Permit for an existing commercial building that was constructed without permits, and therefore never obtained approval of a PD Permit. The subject property is located at 4951 Commercial Way in Hathaway Pines, CA. The zoning is General Commercial-Planned Development (C2-PD) and has a General Plan land use designation of Industrial in the Avery/Hathaway Pines Community Plan. APN: 030-010-037 is a portion of Section 18, T4N, R15E, MDM. In accordance with CEQA requirements a Notice of Exemption has been prepared pursuant to Article 19, Categorical Exemptions, Section 15301- Existing Facilities.
Notice of Public Hearing Safety Element Ammendment
Posted by: News_Desk on 01/13/2017 03:29 PM
San Andreas,CA...PLANNING COMMISSION NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING Lead Agency: Calaveras County Planning Department, 891 Mountain Ranch Rd., San Andreas, CA 95249 2016-1097 SAFETY ELEMENT AMENDMENT: An amendment to the Calaveras County General Plan Safety Element, incorporating the Local Hazard Mitigation Plan into the element by reference.
Notice Of Public Hearing Appeal Of Planning Directors Denial Of Commercial Cannabis Cultivation
Posted by: News_Desk on 01/13/2017 03:23 PM
San Andreas,CA...PLANNING COMMISSION NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING Lead Agency: Calaveras County Planning Department, 891 Mountain Ranch Rd., San Andreas, CA 95249 2016-1143 APPEAL of Planning Directors Denial of Commercial Cannabis Cultivation Registration Application 2016-538 for APN 056-017-004 Scott Hoff is appealing the Planning Director’s denial of a medical cannabis commercial cultivation registration. The site is located at 4837 Ponderosa Road, Murphys, CA, T3N, R13E, Por. Sec. 02.
City Of Angels City Council Meeting January 17th & Appeal Of Action Denial For Medical Marijuana Dispensary At North Main Street
Posted by: News_Desk on 01/13/2017 12:40 PM
Angels Camp, CA...The City Of Angels City Council will be holding a regular meeting on Tuesday, January 17th at 6:00 p.m. On the agenda is the appeal of the planning commissions action denial of a medical marijuana dispensary located at 206 North Main Street.
Justice Department Announces Findings Of Investigation Into Chicago Police Department
Posted by: News_Desk on 01/13/2017 01:32 PM
Washington, DC...The Justice Department announced today that it has found reasonable cause to believe that the Chicago Police Department (CPD) engages in a pattern or practice of using force, including deadly force, in violation of the Fourth Amendment of the Constitution. The department found that CPD officers’ practices unnecessarily endanger themselves and result in unnecessary and avoidable uses of force. The pattern or practice results from systemic deficiencies in training and accountability, including the failure to train officers in de-escalation and the failure to conduct meaningful investigations of uses of force.