Sunday, June 29, 2014

Golden Gate Bridge the "bridge of death'?

   After fighting for years and searching for the funding, the Golden Gate Bridge will get a 20' net on each side of the bridge.

   The Golden Gate is 2nd only to the Yangtse River Bridge in China for suicides. The cost is around $75 million. Supporters say they don't want the Golden Gate to be known as the 'bridge of death' anymore.


Arizona Forest burning

   So far over 5000 acres have burned in the Apache-Sitgraves National Forest of Arizona. No structures have yet been lost.

Designing Women star died

   The lovable ex-convict who starred with the three boisterous women in the TV show Designing Women has died.

   Meshak Taylor died of cancer at age 67.

"Transformers" takes in $100 million

   The box office was overwhelmed by "Transformers: Age of Extinction" in their opening weekend.

    The new movie debuted with a take of $100 million.

150 years old tomorrow

Yosemite National Park
is officially 150 years old June 30, 2014

Traffic Hazard in Copperopolis

   UPDATE:  The problem is a dog. CHP is with the owners at this time. The dogs owners are taking care of the situation and the roadway is now clear.