All Things Considered 2009-03-05


 
Thursday, March 5, 2009

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  • City Teachers Facing Layoffs
    The Sacramento City School Board Thursday night is expected to approve several hundred pink slips for teachers in a move to cut costs.
    Thursday, March 5, 2009
  • Tower Records Sign Coming Down
    It’s the end of an era for a well-known landmark in local retail. The red and yellow neon Tower Records sign on Watt Avenue in Sacramento is coming down next week.
    Thursday, March 5, 2009
  • Advocates Hail Obama's Health Care Summit
    California health care advocates are eagerly waiting for President Obama’s next move after a White House Health Care Summit Thursday.
    Thursday, March 5, 2009
  • California's High Speed Rail Project Faces Challenges In Cool Economy
    The State's High Speed Rail Authority is applying for federal funds in the economic stimulus program in hopes of getting the trains running soon.
    Thursday, March 5, 2009
  • Proposition 8 Gets Its Day In Court
    California's ban on Same-Sex Marriages started its long appeals process before the California Supreme Court Today (Thursday, 3.5).
    Thursday, March 5, 2009
  • Stimulus Money Likely Won't Help Soften State Cuts, Taxes
    California lawmakers were hoping the federal stimulus package would soften some of the cuts and tax increases in the recent state budget. But so far, that doesn’t look likely.
    Thursday, March 5, 2009
  • Final Furlough Friday
    State workers can kiss furlough Fridays goodbye…..but they’ll still have to take unpaid days off. Today is the last day state buildings will be closed for furloughs. In the future, workers will stagger their days off.
    Thursday, March 5, 2009
  • Sac PD Hopes to Get Crime Tips via Text Message
    Sacramento-area residents can now send in anonymous crime tips through its “Crime Alert” service on the internet – or even by text message.
    Thursday, March 5, 2009