Lisa Ratner http://kalw.org en Hear Here: Maybe it's time you finally went to Treasure Island http://kalw.org/post/hear-here-maybe-its-time-you-finally-went-treasure-island <p></p> Tue, 15 Jan 2013 02:25:29 +0000 Lisa Ratner 21724 at http://kalw.org Hear Here: Maybe it's time you finally went to Treasure Island Connecting the Dots: Top news stories for June 11, 2012 http://kalw.org/post/connecting-dots-top-news-stories-june-11-2012 <p><b id="internal-source-marker_0.517504307674244" style="line-height: normal; font-weight: normal; "><span style="font-size: 15px; font-family: Arial; background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap; ">(LA Times) // High-Speed Rail construction is facing challenges over<a href="http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-me-bullet-green-20120611,0,7566489.story"> its environmental impact </a>on both air quality and endangered species. Mon, 11 Jun 2012 16:16:13 +0000 Lisa Ratner 11949 at http://kalw.org Connecting the Dots: Top news stories for June 11, 2012 StoryCorps: A monumental wedding http://kalw.org/post/storycorps-monumental-wedding <p dir="ltr" style="text-align: justify; margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;"><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;">Phyllis Lyon was the founder of the first lesbian rights organization in the United States, Daughters of Bilitis, in 1955. Mon, 04 Jun 2012 23:12:56 +0000 Lisa Ratner 11630 at http://kalw.org StoryCorps: A monumental wedding Connecting the Dots: Afternoon edition May 14, 2012 http://kalw.org/post/connecting-dots-afternoon-edition-may-14-2012 <p>Los Angeles Times // In order to retain federal funds, <a href="http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-me-bullet-risks-20120514,0,4603595.story">California&rsquo;s High Speed Rail project would have to spend $3.5 million daily</a> to meet the 2017 deadline for finished construction of track in the Central Valley. If approved, the project would have the fastest rate of transportation construction known in U.S. history.<br /> Mon, 14 May 2012 22:01:05 +0000 Lisa Ratner 10612 at http://kalw.org Connecting the Dots: Afternoon edition May 14, 2012 Connecting the Dots: Afternoon edition for Monday, April 16, 2012 http://kalw.org/post/connecting-dots-afternoon-edition-monday-april-16-2012 <p>Silicon Valley technology companies Oracle and Google will <a href="http://www.mercurynews.com/business/ci_20404845/high-stakes-oracle-google-trial-has-tough-veteran?source=rss">face off</a> in a legal showdown on Monday. Oracle charges that Google&rsquo;s Android mobile phone technology infringes on its patents...</p> Mon, 16 Apr 2012 22:24:48 +0000 Lisa Ratner 9178 at http://kalw.org Connecting the Dots: Afternoon edition for Monday, April 16, 2012