While our region is unquestionably one of the most diverse in the nation, both data and anecdotal evidence indicate that the area’s extraordinary economic growth in recent years has led to growing inequality.
In 2015, a massive investigation by Inside Climate News and LA Times detailed how Exxon conducted cutting-edge climate research decades ago and then, without revealing all that it had learned, worked at the forefront of climate denial.
Today is Friday, September 22, 2017, the 265th day of the year with 100 days remaining. It’s the first day of Autumn! A patent was received by Italo Marchiony on this date in 1903 for a machine that could create 10 ice cream cones at once (!) pictured above... Sunrise: 6: 58am Sunset: 7:06pm ...giving us 12 hours and 8 minutes of daylight. 2% of the waxing moon will be visible, rising at 9:21am.