Juneteenth in Berkeley and Albany!

Posted on June 28, 2022 in League News | comments

It was a perfect day to celebrate with street festivals in Albany and Berkeley. In Berkeley it was very warm but under the League tent it was cool and breezy. We were surrounded by the marvelous smells from the food boot...

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The Annual Meeting Report 2022 

Posted on June 28, 2022 in League News | comments

The Forum The topic at the LWV Berkeley Albany Emeryville 2022 Annual Meeting was “Addressing Public Safety in Berkeley, Albany, and Emeryville”.  Nancy O’Malley, District Attorney of Alameda County, opened the me...

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Your Democracy Needs You!

Posted on June 27, 2022 in League News | comments

Are you interested in defending and expanding democratic freedoms, empowering voters and giving back to your community? If so, drop in at a team or committee meeting to get plugged in! All meetings are listed on the cale...

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Spring Interns Gain Knowledge, Skills, and Grow with LWVBAE

Posted on June 27, 2022 in League News | comments

The League of Women Voters of Berkeley, Albany, Emeryville’s Winter/Spring semester of the 2022 Internship Program is coming to a close. The interns gathered on June 12th for a final meeting to discuss their experience...

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Albany Policing Commission

Posted on June 20, 2022 in League News | comments

Residents of Albany are encouraged to apply for vacancies on the Policing Commission (Seven Vacancies). The Policing Commission is intended to further community participation and engagement regarding policing policy and ...

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The Plan to Privatize Medicare!

Posted on June 19, 2022 in League News | comments

Monday, June 20 at 5 pm PST: the Seniors Disability Action Teach-In: The Plan to Privatize Medicare. Learn the difference between Traditional Medicare and Medicare Advantage, find out what Medicare Direct Contracting and...

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Albany Juneteenth Celebration 6/22

Posted on June 19, 2022 in League News | comments

Date: 06/22/2019 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Location: Albany Senior Center 846 Masonic Avenue Albany, California 94706 Introduction: Commemorating 400 Years of African-American History. Join us for an informative discussion...

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Bay Area Board Briefs May 16, 2022

Posted on June 18, 2022 in League News | comments

Bay Area League Biennial Convention was held this year on Saturday, June 4. This event is held every two years (in the alternate years, there is a “Council”). This year, the Convention occurred via Zoom, virt...

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Traffic Stops

Posted on June 13, 2022 in League News News Archive | comments

On Christmas day of 2018, shots rang out in San Jose. It was a drive-by shooting. Witnesses pointed out a white Toyota Camry to the responding police officers. The description was then broadcast over the police radio. Of...

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Homelessness Declines in Berkeley

Posted on June 6, 2022 in League News | comments

According to EveryOne Home, a community-based movement to end homelessness in Alameda County, a count of the unhoused population in Alameda County, both sheltered and unsheltered, homelessness in Berkeley has gone down b...

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