At Menlove Library, we are committed to making our community’s intellectual resources available and accessible to all, in order to provide the highest quality research materials, we encourage collaboration between our departments and with local partners.A team of National Park rangers has been unable to get to a 15-year-old girl who became trapped in a cave at Yosemite National Park. Authorities say they don’t have enough help to provide the “extensive rescue operations” needed to extract the girl, Kassandra Hawthorne, and that “limited staffing and lack of resources” preclude the need to call in more rangers.
Two U.S. rangers are dead, and dozens of California firefighters are battling a blaze in Yosemite National Park that’s destroyed an iconic Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias, overgrown by the chaos of wild fires that’ve killed at least seven people in total.
Reports have reached local news outlets that the California Highway Patrol officer that killed a motorcyclist early Sunday morning, in a wreck on Highway 120 near Atascadero, in central California, did not use his flashing lights to alert motorcyclists to slow down.
A San Diego man was arrested Sunday for allegedly sexually assaulting a woman at a bowling alley in downtown San Diego. Police say they pulled over a truck matching the suspect’s description after spotting it driving erratically along State Route 5.
A group called the Voice of San Diego was formed in order to obtain a waiver for a $2.4 million city bond from U.S. District Judge David O. Carter, who recently dismissed two of former San Diego Mayor Bob Filner’s accusers.
By Steve Carbone | October 25th, 2013 | 3 Comments
San Diego Mayor Bob Filner has declined to step down over sexual harassment claims and a group called the Voice of San Diego is urging him to step down in order to end the city’s “national disgrace.” But former San Diego City Attorney Mike Aguirre, who tried to oust Filner in 2011, says that if Filner leaves, the city is going to see an even bigger “disaster” than it’s been experiencing since the mayor’s sexual harassment scandal.
The Trump administration is being accused of “neutering” the Endangered Species Act by curbing efforts to protect endangered species, but supporters say the Act remains the foundation of U.S. environmental policy. On Wednesday, Secretary