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Illustration of African hero Akiti in the book, "Akiti the Hunter." Photos courtesy of author.

Author Denise Ajayi-Williams Kicks Off Book Tour of “Akiti the Hunter,” African Super Hero

In celebration of Black History Month, author Denise Ajayi-Williams is kicking off her Bay Area book tour of “Akiti the Hunter,” the book adapted from a West African folktale that chronicles the heroic battle of [...]
(Inset): Leonard Kaprielian. Left to right (back): Paul Anderson, Managing Director, Sausalito Art Festival; Michele Lyn Forsythe-Manzo, Educational Tall Ship; Alan Olson, Educational Tall Ship; Sharon White, Spaulding Wooden Boat Center; Jim Delano, Friends Of The Sausalito Public Library; Jerry Taylor, Sausalito Historical Society On Behalf Of The Ice House Plaza; Felecia Gaston, Performing Stars of Marin; Royce Conner, Willow Creek Academy; Wayne Kaleck, Chairman Of The Sausalito Art Festival Foundation Board. (front): Irina Zeylikovich, Danni Pascuma, and Lexi Weiner of the Bay Area Discovery Museum; Susan Newmeyer and Lauren Menagh of Willow Creek Academy. (Photo by Herman Privette)

Non-Profits Receive Grants from The Sausalito Art Festival Foundation

Investment in the community is important to The Sausalito Art Festival Foundation, as they awarded grants to seven non-profits in Sausalito and Marin City. The grants were awarded in honor of Leonard Kaprielian, long time [...]
Civil Rights - Boy, Lincoln, & Flag: 1963.

David Johnson Photo Exhibit at Dominican University

David Johnson will be exhibiting a show at Dominican University of California titled, “The Struggle for Human Rights and Beyond – The Historical Photographs of David Johnson – Ansel Adams’ First African American Student.”
Super Bowl 50 will be February 7, 2016 at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, CA.

Super Bowl 50 is Open for Business

In November, The San Francisco Bay Area Super Bowl 50 Host Committee launched Business Connect. 750 business owners attended two Kick-Off Workshops at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara and Moscone Center West in San Francisco. [...]
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Be Informed: Healthy Workplaces, Healthy Families Act of 2014 California Employers Must Now Provide Paid Sick Leave

Although the new law is not effective until July 1, 2015, employers in California will need to begin carefully reviewing any sick leave or paid time off policies, as well as payroll and wage statement [...]