SF Sugar Tax Supporters Turn In Ballot Petition 1-Day LateSupporters of a sugar-sweetened drink tax in San Francisco said Thursday that the proposed tax will be in front of voters in November, even though they missed the deadline to submit an initiative petition to qualify the measure for the ballot.
Adam Lambert Counters Anti-Gay Petition"My performance at Celebrate 2016 will not only be a spectacular one, it will celebrate the entire human family in all its diversity." - reports Alice@97.3
Richmond Rent Control Opponents Gather Enough Signatures To Block MeasureRichmond’s rent control and just cause for eviction policy has been officially suspended after enough signatures on a petition blocking it were ruled valid, according to the City Clerk’s Office.
Frustrated A's Fans Start Petition Demanding Ownership Starts Spending Or Sells TeamMany A's fans saw last week's trade of Scott Kazmir as a sign that ownership had waived a white flag on the 2015 season. Now some Oakland faithful are wondering if Lew Wolff should do the same on his tenure with the team.
Petition Calling For Reddit CEO Ellen Pao's Resignation Gains Over 177K SignaturesA petition calling for Ellen Pao to step down as Reddit's CEO has collected over 100,000 signatures in less than three days.
Uber Drivers, Users Petition To Allow Driving On Market Street In San FranciscoA plan to close part of Market Street to private cars has prompted Uber drivers to start petition to grant them an exemption.
Petition Aims To Rename Justin Herman Plaza After Maya AngelouThere is a new push to rename a San Francisco park after poet Maya Angelou.
Cal Students Petition To Block Construction That Would Block Berkeley's View Of Golden GateStudents and residents were circulating a petition on Change.Org to block the construction of an 18-story high-rise in Downtown Berkeley because it would obstruct "cherished" views of the Golden Gate Bridge from Campanile Way.
Change.org Petition Aims To Shame California Lawmakers Into Finding New Water SourcesThere's nothing subtle about the latest petition demanding that California politicians solve the state's water crisis.
40,000 Sign Petition To Stop Law Forcing Dogs To Be On Leashes In Bay Area ParksA San Francisco apartment dweller’s petition against a National Park Service plan to put further limitations on unleashed dogs in parks is gaining steam.
Marin Dad, 21,000 Petition Signatures Head To Sacramento To Demand Mandatory Measles VaccinesA Marin is among parents due to deliver more than 21,000 signatures demanding the mandatory measles vaccines in California public schools.
Contra Costa County’s Board Of Supervisors May Not Get 33 Percent Pay Raise After AllA 33-percent salary increase for the Contra Costa Board of Supervisors appears to be on its way out. As Board chair West County supervisor John Gioia assumed his new role in 2015.
Coalition Collects 39,000 Signatures To Block 33% Pay Raise For Contra Costa County SupervisorsPetitions with thousands of signatures aimed at blocking a huge raise for Contra Costa County Supervisors have been delivered.
New Accusations Of Corrupt Political Exchange Between PG&E And RegulatorA consumer-advocacy group says one of the recently-released emails between PG&E and the California Public Utilities Commission shows the commission's president pushed a backroom deal to award PG&E millions in unearned energy efficiency incentives.
Disney Responds To Antioch Mother's Petition To Represent Children With Down Syndrome An Antioch mother's campaign to get Disney to represent children with Down syndrome in its films has grabbed tens of thousands of signatures and the attention of Disney headquarters.