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Thursday, September 23, 2010
Pipeline Probe…[RU]and a third along the San Andreas fault near San Juan Bautista, according to a list released Sept. 20.
Transit Tragedy…[JJB]The 87-year old was crossing Pacific Street at Del Monte when the accident occurred.
Off PACE…After the federal block of CaliforniaFIRST, which would have allowed Monterey County property owners to pay for solar panels through a property tax assessment, the California Energy Commission has focused on a new program called Energy Upgrade California, which offers rebates and other incentives through stimulus funding. [KA]
John and Me…Filmmaker Thomas in a statement released by SJSU. [RU]. “My father would have loved Michael Moore,” says Steinbeck’s son
Home school… Hartnell College, the city of Salinas and CHISPA teamed up to build an affordable home on a Soledad Street. They’ll follow StepUp2Green program guidelines on the project, which is due to be completed in December. CHISPA plans to sell the home to a low-income family. [JJB]
Bond Bonanza…Taxpayer groups have questioned the district’s wish list for the bond as well as its management prowess. [RU]Sept. 14.
Marina Melee… when city cops came by to check on his kids. [JJB]
Tap the Savings…Conserving water nets more than karmic payback. [KA]for water-saving appliances and landscaping, from cisterns to graywater to lawn replacements.
Jazz Hands…Trombone Shorty, Kim Nalley, Dianne Reeves, Ahmad Jamal and more jazz smoothies kept the Monterey Fairgrounds rockin’ last weekend. The pics are just as smoky at www.mcweekly.com/photoblog. [NC]