Oakland, California

Photo: Michael Moore, Theatre (Some rights reserved) Oakland is a city on the east side of San Francisco Bay, in California. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/TSiPzTwEcNNY2m5i7 Governmentoaklandca.govlibby schaaf Athleticsoakland.athletics.mlb.comWikipediatunein.com/radio/[email protected] FoodWahpepah’s Kitchen – Facebook (featured on Native America Calling)3301 East 12th St Suite #133Wednesday – Sunday, 9am-2pmCrystal Wahpepah is an enrolled member of the Kickapoo nation of Oklahoma. She …

California Links

California flag What would locals like others know about California? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesMuir Woods park staff annotates own signs with historical corrections for racism, misogynyThe California Air Quality Guru Who Taught Business to Love the EnvironmentCalifornia pulls ’emergency brake’ in bid to stop unprecedented virus surgeCalifornia’s Desert Fauna Will …

San Francisco

Photo: Guillermo Durán, Park (Some rights reserved) Spotlight on San Francisco, California Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/n8mM4GeoGcEneFo9A QuotesSan Francisco has only one drawback — ’tis hard to leave.– Rudyard Kipling TimeCurrent local time in San Francisco Headlineshttps://www.thenation.com/article/san-francisco-school-muralhttp://www.sfchronicle.com/travel/article/Best-parks-for-Bay-Area-camping-in-a-great-11021457.phphttp://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/18/opinion/sunday/what-san-francisco-says-about-america.htmlhttps://ww2.kqed.org/news/2016/07/12/why-are-there-ships-buried-under-san-franciscoThey Don’t Make San Francisco’s Playgrounds Like They Used ToWhat to eat and drink at the Yard at Mission Rock, opening this …


Indigenous Peoples Paiute refers to three closely related groups — the Northern Paiute of California, Idaho, Nevada and Oregon; the Owens Valley Paiute of California and Nevada; and the Southern Paiute of Arizona, southeastern California and Nevada and Utah. The Northern Paiute call themselves Numa (sometimes written Numu); the Southern Paiute call themselves Nuwuv or …

San Diego, California

Photo: Geraint Rowland, Surfing left San Diego is located on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, approximately 120 miles (190 kilometers) south of Los Angeles and adjacent to the border with Mexico. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/JCNYVdpnvwm3TrgT6 Embedded Tweets Nearby Planeta.com

California Wildfires

Photo: Stuart Rankin, edited Suomi NPP image, Smoky California Key Linksfire.ca.govfiremapscurrent_incidentsinciweb.nwcg.gov 2021 HeadlinesCalifornia wildfire may have killed hundreds of giant sequoias, burning through Earth’s largest grove Dixie Wildfirehttps://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/7690/https://twitter.com/i/events/1423693984723988482 2018 Headlinesthese-wind-patterns-explain-why-californias-wildfires-are-so-bad Twitter Momenthttps://twitter.com/i/moments/1062488078172880896 Embedded Tweets Wikipedia2018 California wildfiresWoolsey FireCamp Fire Features Planeta.com

Gilroy, California

Photo: Calwhiz, Fruit farmshttps://www.flickr.com/photos/calwhiz/6071916731/ Gilroy is located in Northern California’s Santa Clara County, south of Morgan Hill and north of San Benito County. Key Linkscityofgilroy.org/cityofgilroy ‘a community with a spice for life’ WikipediaGilroy Planeta.com

Gilroy Garlic Festival

Poster Events of note: The Gilroy Garlic Festival takes place the last weekend in July in Gilroy, California. 2021 dates: July 23-August 1. Mission: The festival is established to provide benefits to local worthy charities and non-profit groups by promoting the community of Gilroy through a quality celebration of garlic. Key Linksgilroygarlicfestival.comGeneral Information and FAQsDirectionsWhere …

Death Valley National Park

Photo: Death Valley Death Valley National Park is located in California and Nevada east of the Sierra Nevada, occupying a transition zone between the Great Basin and Mojave deserts in the United States. Tupippuh Nummu means “Our Homeland” in the language of the Timbisha Shoshone, the native people of Death Valley. Timbisha is their name for the valley as well. The word ‘Timbisha’ refers …


Photo: Nan Palmero, Rocket Ship California is bordered by Oregon to the north, Nevada to the east, Arizona to the southeast, and to the south by Baja California in Mexico. Parks are stupendous, including Death Valley, Joshua Tree, and Yosemite. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/dwYKbDY13r58twzg8 Cities Events Places of Interest Parks Planeta.com