Archive for Tag Archives: ' california'

California fails to decriminalize marijuana

Angelica Estacio Design Editor Puff. Puff. But don’t pass. This is what the fight to fully legalize the usage of marijuana in California looks like right now. Despite polls suggesting the majority of Californians’ support, the [...]

Experts question low rates of California community college tuition

Lisa Leff Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO — The fees to attend California’s community colleges are by far the lowest in the United States — less than half the national average — yet at least 40 percent [...]

Post-Coachella music festivals hitting California

Charlie Anne Urcia Staff Writer The hills of the tri-valley are fading into a golden hue. Grapevines are growing. Fruits are ripening. Summer is beckoning to casual listeners and music fans alike to come out and [...]

Editorial — California Watch article on school consolidation gets it wrong

A recent article published by investigative reporting agency California Watch found that California community colleges could save “tens of millions of dollars” by consolidating districts and sharing administrative positions between schools that are within close proximity [...]

Prop 30 to provide stability for state community colleges

Bekka Wiedenmeyer News editor California Community Colleges are finally out of the red and into the black when it comes to the state budget. The 2013-2014 Budget Plan proposal has been released to Las Positas College, [...]