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  1. General Chat
    Around 6:15pm Pacific time an explosion happened in a residential neighborhood in San Bruno. They think it was from a broken natural gas main (not confirmed yet). The explosion sent a huge fireball thousands of feet into the air. Dozens of homes have burned up/are on fire. They've sent fire...
  2. General Chat
    The magnitude listed here is the "summary magnitude". For most events prior to 1898 this is the adjusted intensity magnitude, and for events after 1898 it is the surface wave magnitude. The list includes known earthquakes with a magnitude of at least 6 and selected smaller events. The smaller...
  3. Reported Post/Threads
    Living in the midwest has made me be more frugal and watch our money better. Cook more frugal ect. I have been in Ca. since Beginning of May, my mom is on hospice. When i got here. Im looking for my sisters recyle bin, (DON"T USE ONE) 3 garbage take outs a day. Runs the AIR when some windows are...
  4. West Pals
    Hello anybody else from the Gold Country or the Sacramento/ Stockton areas of California?
  5. General Chat Need any of the state's outdated used up stuff? Help a few of us out and go buy some stuff...or a lot of stuff, LMAO. I think they need to have a fire sale if they are going to make a dent in this financial mess, but at least it's the thought that counts right?
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  7. Camping, RV's, Trailers, Outdoor Living
    Being "new" still to Central California I'm still trying to find good weekend trips from our home to go RVing to. We've been to Cachuma Lake (Santa Barbara Co. Park), but all of our other trips have been 3+ hours away. Has anyone camped in these counties?
  8. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    Hi, to all out there. I have a question about my property taxes. I own a modest home in California. I need some guidelines about prop 13 and or prop 8. How do I calculate the amount of tax especially when the property value is fluctuating?
  9. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    I had my house listed in August for 165 here in Northern California. Smaller town. My new agent just left. Listing for just over 140. Wow. What a mess and at that she's not sure what will happen. My house has a lot of positives she said. Central heat/air only 5 years old. New water heater...
  10. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    This is for all of you living in California. I just read about this on MSN Smart Money Blog.
  11. West Pals
    I live in Palm Springs. In the Coachella Vallery.
  12. General Chat
    You may be thinking: Isn't this the woman who went to the Renaissance Faire and the Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre? Yes! And now I'm on my way to CA, or will be tomorrow. We began saving for this trip several months ago, so now we are set to go. My niece is getting married there this week...
  13. Education
    Wow....I've been reading info. on a behind closed door hearing where a California Judge's ruling is putting a ban on homeschooling there!!! I just got off the HSLDA (homeschool legal defense association site) and read the articles regarding this!!! There is a petition there as well to...
  14. Vacations and Travel
    I have a speaking engagement (boy, does THAT sound ostentatious - don't get too impressed, it is not a paying gig) at Cal State San Bernardino on November 9th, so I'll be in the general area the evening of the 8th. Anybody in the LAX to Riverside path with not TOO much of a detour want to have...
  15. Drugstore & Grocery Store Deals/Product Reviews
    Has canned vegi's on sale: Green Giant brand 5 cans/$2.00 thats .40 a can, (you have to buy 5) but heck thats better than target or walmart. leezza : )
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  19. General Chat
    :cheergrl: We are leaving early in the am for vacation, so I won't be around for a while. Take care and I'll see ya when I get back- I can't tell you how much I'll miss you- each and everyone a special part of my life.Bye for now, I'll tell you about it when I get back.:grouphug2
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