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there is loneliness in the way the sunlight looks today

the woman said that if we do not understand what
shapes us we cannot take care of ourselves
but the sunlight sometimes knocks me off… 66 more words

Poetry

Glass Bottles Banned On Las Vegas Strip Sidewalks

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Glass bottles and containers are no longer welcome among the throngs of tourists on Las Vegas Strip sidewalks.

Clark County commissioners voted unanimously Tuesday for the glass ban, which they say will reduce the litter and danger of shattered glass on walkways. 107 more words

News

City in China Designates ‘Phone Lane’ for Text-Obsessed Pedestrians

Though we’ve all had annoying experiences with people texting and walking—maybe some of us have even been the ones doing so—few have thought to solve the problem by designating an actual lane for phone use. 242 more words

Headlines/Briefs/Opinions for September 18

Headlines

  • Talking trash: Hearing set on garbage ordinance
  • Town to raze homes that fail to meet housing code

  • Where the sidewalk begins

  • Marshville native now U.S.
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Headlines

A Chinese city's "no cellphones" sidewalk lane isn't original—and it's not on a real street

The Chinese city of Chongqing’s “no cellphones” lane for pedestrians has struck a global chord—perhaps because just about every mobile phone user has been guilty of walking-while-texting at least a few times, even though it is an annoying hazard to fellow walkers. 222 more words

Well, at least Mills is doing something! Even if it's stupid

Chief Mills wants more legislation for enforcement against bicyclists…..apparently he hasn’t read the California Vehicle Code or Eureka Municipal Code

In watching Chief Mills “No riding on the Sidewalk” presentation to the Traffic Safety Committee, it seemed clear that Mills was trying to couch this new legislation as a way to combat burglars.  434 more words

City Council

Coyote Tracks

It would seem that deer aren’t the only ones that ignore ‘Wet Cement’ signs…

Photography