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THE POWER OF SERENDIPITY FUELS NORTH COAST REPERTORY THEATRE COMEDY

Beauty, it is often said, is in the eye of the beholder. Serendipity, however, is often just being in the right place at the right time. So there’s a definite correlation when it comes to the North Coast Repertory’s (NCRT) current heartwarming comedy production about truth, misinformation, and understanding. “This Random World”, written by prolific playwright Steven Dietz, draws from...

Lorna Luft Guide Dog

Story and Photos by Pat Krause The Guide Dogs of the Desert held a special Valentines Day concert with the famous Lorna Luft at the Annenberg Center on the Eisenhower Medical Center Campus. There was an elegant cocktail reception in the main lobby with delicious appetizers and refreshments. Over 160 guests enjoyed a dinner of salads, entree, and desserts. Stacy and Jim...

Republicans Vow to Keep Fighting District Map

PHILADELPHIA – State and national Republican Party leaders say they will be in federal court as early as Wednesday to challenge the congressional district map released by the state Supreme Court on Monday. Last month, the court found the 2011 district map was drawn to unconstitutionally favor Republicans. Since that year, despite the state being pretty evenly divided between voters of...

School Shooting Survivors Demand Stricter Gun Control at FL Capitol

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – With heavy hearts, students, who have become citizen lobbyists, met with lawmakers on Tuesday with one goal – to urge the passage of gun control measures. Hoping their tragic stories will spur lawmakers to act, a small group of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students went door-to-door asking senators and representatives to put aside their partisan differences...

Trump suggests arming teachers & staff could prevent school massacres

President Donald Trump has floated the idea that arming teachers and school staff could prevent future massacres, as he met with Florida school shooting survivors, who demanded changes and solutions. “If you had a teacher with, who was adept at firearms, they could very well end the attack very quickly... And we’re going to be looking at it very strongly,...

HOA Home front – Reader Questions – $800 For Copies?

By Kelly G. Richardson, Esq. CCAL Dear Mr. Richardson: Recently I put a condo in escrow.  The management company charges $750 for supplying current financial reports, CC&Rs, rules, and regulations, etc.,  to the new buyer.   $750 seems like highway robbery!    Are there any limits to what they can charge?  Is this fee out of line? J.S., Sacramento Dear Kelly: HOA Robbery! I am selling...