Michelle Quinn writes: The bake-off between five Western states over which will be the home of Tesla’s gigafactory may seem silly but the jobs and the promise of the factory are worth some showboating. Apple’s workforce is 70 percent male and 55 percent white, and 18 percent black and Hispanic, the company said Tuesday when it handed in one of the most impressive diversity score cards in Silicon Valley. A Stanford mathematician today will be the first woman to receive the prestigious Fields Medal, often described as the mathematician’s Nobel Prize.
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A rowdy take on a Shakespeare comedy, an epic and historic choral performance and saxophone great Harvey Wainapel’s Brazilian side are among our list of cool things to do in the Bay Area. 1 “Twelfth Night”: The theater world these days is full of classic plays and musicals being reinvented by scrappy troupes substituting wit, creativity and energy for big casts and production values. You can see it at the Golden Gate Theatre in San Francisco, where the Fiasco Theater company is presenting its acclaimed low-fi version of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine’s “Into the Woods.” And coming to UC Berkeley’s Zellerbach Playhouse early next week is Britain’s Filter Theatre with what’s described as a “breakneck and explosive” stripped-down adaptation of Shakespeare’s beloved mistaken-identity romance “Twelfth Night.” The hard-charging 90-minute show features comedic bits, audience participation and a live rock score.
In a partnership with a RE-volv, a nonprofit organization that finances solar projects, the progressive Jewish community installed a 22-kilowatt solar array on the roof of their Grand Avenue building in Piedmont, The 88-panel system is expected to produce nearly three-quarters of the building’s electricity use and save the synagogue about $150,000 over time, RE-volv raised more than bloch s0621l adult "pro elastic" ballet slippers $56,000 on a crowdfunding site to pay for the system, which Kehilla will lease for 20 years, and 10 percent of synagogue members also contributed..
“This life is pretty big. I wish you were still exploring it with us,” a letter signed by Jordan and directed to fire victim Nicole Renae Siegrist — known as Denalda Nicole Renae — read in part. “Hope you’re having a blast. Looking forward to seeing ya when I take the next step.”. Ray Kelly, Alameda County Sheriff’s Office spokesman, who led many of the first news conferences after the fire, came to pay respects Saturday. His 7-year-old daughter left a drawing.