Crosscurrents http://kalw.org en Unemployment in SF? Numbers are down, but so are spirits http://kalw.org/post/unemployment-sf-numbers-are-down-so-are-spirits <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;">&nbsp;</p><p><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Arial; font-size: 19px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15;">San Francisco currently has the third lowest unemployment rate of all California's counties. But while that’s good news, it doesn't mean that much if you’re one of the more than 23,000 San Franciscans still finding it difficult to get work. </span></p><p> Wed, 05 Mar 2014 02:19:44 +0000 Liz Mak 40497 at http://kalw.org Unemployment in SF? Numbers are down, but so are spirits Ira Glass on "Crosscurrents" today at 5! http://kalw.org/post/ira-glass-crosscurrents-today-5 <p>Ira Glass spends an hour with KALW News Director Holly Kernan geeking out about radio, with stories about the early days of radio, Radio Havana in the Mission, and the first bi-lingual radio program.&nbsp; <strong>Today at 5pm.</strong></p> Wed, 18 Sep 2013 18:29:49 +0000 David Latulippe 33249 at http://kalw.org Ira Glass on "Crosscurrents" today at 5! The long journey to recognize California’s State song http://kalw.org/post/long-journey-recognize-california-s-state-song <p></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-51c30eb0-04b5-fa3e-d901-8dac165a65eb"><span style="font-size: 19px; font-family: Arial; background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">Can you name California’s </span><a href="http://www.library.ca.gov/history/symbols.html"><span style="font-size: 13px; font-family: 'Times New Roman'; color: rgb(0, 0, 255); background-color: transparent; text-decoration: underline; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">State Song</span></a><span style="font-size: 19px; font-family: Arial; background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">? Are you even aware that California has a State Song? Well, it does, and it used to be sung widely at special events, such as the Inauguration of the Governor. If you know anyone who went to school in the Golden State before the 1960s, they can probably still sing part of it, because classes started each day with students reciting the Pledge to the Flag, along with the song, “I Love You California.”</span></span> Mon, 09 Sep 2013 23:06:05 +0000 Steven Short 32791 at http://kalw.org The long journey to recognize California’s State song Written on the Dock of the Bay: June 21, 2013 http://kalw.org/post/written-dock-bay-june-21-2013-0 <p><em>Written on the Dock of the Bay is your weekly guide to literary and bookish happenings in the pleasantly literary and bookish Bay Area. </em></p><p><strong>BAY AREA BOOK WORLD BREAKING NEWS </strong></p> Fri, 21 Jun 2013 17:41:30 +0000 Holly McDede 29100 at http://kalw.org Written on the Dock of the Bay: June 21, 2013 Written on the Dock of the Bay: May 25, 2013 http://kalw.org/post/written-dock-bay-may-25-2013 <p><span style="font-size:13px;font-family:Arial;color:#000000;background-color:#ffffff;font-weight:normal;font-style:italic;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;"><b>Written on the Dock of the Bay is your weekly guide to literary and bookish happenings in the pleasantly literary and bookish Bay Area.</b></span></p><p><b>Saturday, May 25</b></p> Sat, 25 May 2013 23:32:36 +0000 Holly McDede & Holly McDede 27787 at http://kalw.org Written on the Dock of the Bay: May 25, 2013