California Wildfires’ Victims

Extraordinary footage shows ranch-hands and volunteers fighting to rescue hundreds of racehorses from eight barns which set alight at the San Luis Rey Downs training center in Bonsall, California. The video, shared publicly on Facebook by user Leo Tapia, shows horses galloping away from growing fires and overwhelming smoke. The region had been hit by…

via Ranch-Hands Race to Free 500 Thoroughbred Horses After Wildfire Hits Farm — TIME

Bravo! Resolution of the City of San Francisco

It makes me proud to be a Californian. [Link] The San Francisco Board of Supervisors recently passed a resolution, introduced by Board President London Breed, in response to the election of Donald Trump. The resolution reads as follows: WHEREAS, On November 8, 2016, Donald Trump was elected to become the 45th President of the […]

via Resolution of the City of San Francisco — Metaphor

One Quarter of California Is Now Free of Drought — TIME

This is great news for farmers, retailers and consumers!

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A heavy dousing of autumn rain in Northern California has lifted a quarter of the state out of drought, the highest percentage in more than three years, according to a new federal report. Water officials who oversaw mandatory water conservation by cities and towns emphasized that 75% of the state remains…

via One Quarter of California Is Now Free of Drought — TIME