“For Joe Biden, police are shaking their heads because he used to be a stand-up guy who backed law enforcement,” Bill Johnson, the group’s executive director, said. “But it seems in his old age, for whatever reason, he’s writing a sad final chapter when it comes to supporting law enforcement.” … [Read more...] about Trump hoping to get backing of police unions as law enforcement concerns mount over Biden
By the mid-‘70s, Presley was in declining physical and mental health, history.com reported. The singer had developed a dangerous dependence on prescription drugs and turned to overeating. Presley, once a former teen idol, had gained a considerable amount of weight. The outlet noted that during the last two years of his life, Presley made erratic stage appearances and lived nearly as a recluse. … [Read more...] about Elvis Presley’s private nurse explains why the King was ‘miserable’ during his final years
Newsom was born in San Francisco and grew up in Marin County, where he now lives with his wife and their four children. He was elected mayor in 2003, re-elected four years later and resigned with a year left in his term after being elected lieutenant governor. … [Read more...] about Governor’s race heats up among California Democrats
When visitors find a wine that especially intrigues them they retreat with glass or bottle to a table beside a pond in a redwood grove just outside the tasting room, or meander down the gully to the far reaches of a pear orchard appointed with picnic tables. (Pears were the first tree fruit to dominate the area, and the orchard boasts trees nearly a century old.) … [Read more...] about Boeger, El Dorado County’s modern wine trade Old Vine
"Ashamedly, I took advantage of their oversight and did the best we could as we used Sqirl's main kitchen for all our restaurant orders including jam, and used the secondary kitchen primarily for baking and food prep," she said in the email, although she said jam was never made - only stored - in the secondary kitchen. And she said the Department of Health has been aware of it since 2018, and that it now has an "A" grade. … [Read more...] about After LA’s Sqirl cafe sold moldy jam, its owner cited a mycologist to defend it. But he doesn’t approve.