Monday, August 3, 2020


Random Letters 4-4-19 — Tourism & San Pedro; Empower Youth at Sea; Response: Not All Information is Equal; Mike Trout $430M Contract

Tourism and  San Pedro The article in your issue of March 7-20, 2019, headlined, “PBID to Create Online Tourism Infrastructure” reports on welcome efforts for...

PBID to Create Online Tourism Infrastructure

By Benjamin Garcia, RLN Reporter  Members of the San Pedro Historic Waterfront Business Improvement District (PBID) expect a tourism boom to come to San Pedro,...

In Search of Another Solution

Tourism, automation and the quest to replace lost jobs By James Preston Allen, Publisher Somewhere filed in the archives of this newspaper is a historic picture...

Random Letters: St. Oscar Arnulfo Romero; ILWU Endorsements?; Parking at Temple Beth El; Uncle Joe at the PBID Meeting

St. Oscar Arnulfo Romero Pious Latin Americans can always find a good joke to identify an actual problem. The Holy Trinity? Oh yes, that is...

Stop Crashing the Art Walk

Open Letter to City Councilman Joe Buscaino By Andrea Serna, Art and Culture Writer I am writing you this letter because lately I notice that you...

Theft of the Courthouse

Where there's no justice, democracy fails By James Preston Allen, Publisher ... as through this  world I've wandered
I've seen lots of funny men;
 Some will rob you...

Friendly PBID Ambassador Not So Friendly

Employee of Downtown San Pedro's Community Safety Ambassador Program Threatens Patron, 71  By Arthur R. Vinsel Devante Head is one of those young yellow-shirted bicycle patrolmen...

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The Tipping Point!

By Robert Lee Johnson The general assembly of the Commonwealth of Virginia in 1669 addressed the killing of...

Protests”: In Portland, Getting Out of Jail Requires Relinquishing Constitutional Rights

Federal authorities are using a new tactic in their battle against protesters in Portland, Oregon

Governor Newsom Takes Action to Strengthen State Unemployment Insurance Delivery System

This includes the formation of an Employment Development Department or EDD strike team, and a renewed focus on processing unpaid claims.

Gov. Newsom Releases Final Water Resilience Portfolio

The portfolio prioritizes securing voluntary agreements in key watersheds to improve flows and conditions for fish, address air quality and habitat challenges around the Salton Sea and protect the long-term functionality of the State Water Project and other conveyance infrastructure.