Oracle Corporation is donating $300,000 toward a new main library in San Mateo.
More on Financial Privacy
There is a petition on the website of Californians for Privacy Now to get a ballot initiative concerning financial privacy on to the California March 2004.
San Jose Parents Save Librarian's Job
"Parents at Hacienda Elementary in San Jose, aghast at the San Jose Unified School District's decision to eliminate librarians from its schools, have contributed the $52,000 necessary to keep Dayle Moore on the job. Moore, whose library is the heart of Hacienda's successful reading program, recently was named San Jose Unified's Teacher of the Year for her work in the library and community."