Sacramento City Councilman Eric Guerra has learned the value of child care with the birth of his son Javier in November, and brings Javier with him to meetings , not only evoking painful memories of the poverty and toiling in the fields with his parents, but awakening him to the need to provide inexpensive daycare for working parents.
Former Golden State Warriors guard Tim Hardaway will be inducted into Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame Monday, May 21, 2018. Ex-teammate Mitch Richmond will introduce him. They played together for three years before Richmond was traded to Sacramento Kings.
California has an $8.8 billion budget surplus. Jerry Brown is right to save most of it, but he should loosen the purse strings for homeless programs, mental health services, higher education, rape kit testing and other urgent needs.