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Mary Fleener: “The Less You Know…”

Mary Fleener: “The Less You Know…”

Mary Fleener: “The Less You Know…”

Mary Fleener: “The Less You Know…”

California Focus: New vaccination form eases way for falso myths

For almost two months, parents of California public school pupils have been able to claim with no proof that their religion precludes getting their children vaccinated against once dreaded and disabling diseases like polio, rubella, mumps, pertussis and smallpox.

Mary Fleener: “The Less You Know…”

Mary Fleener: “The Less You Know…”

California Focus: If water rationing comes to the state, do it right

Despite heavy mid-February rains that briefly drenched Northern California and the respectable ensuing snowfall in the Sierra Nevada Mountains, the California drought remains.

Ringing the Cullen bell

Historical documents tell us that J. Frank Cullen arrived here around 1910 and soon began to develop what we know as Cardiff. In 1914 he donated land north of the ravine, where the elementary school now stands, and built a school with two classrooms, two anterooms, and two restrooms with a social room in the […]

S.H. Chambers

S.H. Chambers

S.H. Chambers

S.H. Chambers

Mary Fleener: “The Less You Know…”

Mary Fleener: “The Less You Know…”

Inside Oceanside: One step forward, two steps back

It’s time to do-si-do and do that good old Oceanside square dance where you put one step in and one step out: let’s move ahead while we also slip back.