Thursday, December 5, 2013

Amador County Board of Supervisors meets December 10, 2013

   The Amador County Board of Supervisors will meet in the Administration Center-Board Chamber on Court Street in Jackson on December 10, 2013 at 8:30 AM.

Calaveras Unified School District posts meeting audio on website

   UPDATE:   Should be linked ok now. Try it again.

    For those of you who are not able to attend the Calaveras Unified School District Board of Trustee meetings, we have good news.

Fast Food Protestors want $15 an hour ..What do you think?

   Workers at over 100 fast food restaurants around the country, walked off the job in protest today. They want $15 an hour.

   What do you think? Would you be willing to pay double for the food you buy at fast food restaurants so that their workers could make $15 an hour?

Pope Francis and Vatican just making "fluff" on child protection?

  After a lot of talk and formation of commissions and programs designed to protect children, advocacy groups say what Pope Francis and the Vatican is doing  no more than "meaningless fluff".

New 2014 Ford Mustang unveiled

  Ford has reconstructed its company, its image and now its Mustang. Fortunately, they kept the same mustang insignia.

Enormous dragon in "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug"


  The newest addition to the Hobbit movies opens next week. We've hear the dragon is an enormous creature, which should please all Hobbit fans.

What are Free Speech rights? What is "Civility"?

   The Sierra Sentinel remembers when Calaveras Superintendent of Schools Kathy Northington first came to the Calaveras Board of Supervisors podium and announced the new program of "civility"