November 3rd, 2014
SI.com's Andrew Perloff and Aaron Nagler look at the differing fortunes of the Miami Dolphins and the San Diego Chargers
Earth to Sky Calculus, a student science group, recently set a record by eclipsing all former methods used to photograph the phases of a solar eclipse.Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â
During the Oct. 23 partial eclipse of the sun, members of the student-directed group captured 11 images of the crescent sun taken from a suborbital helium balloon. The photo series was taken âin a way thatâs never been done before,â said Earth to Sky mentor Dr. Tony Phillips.
Inyo County Planning is nearing completion of its Renewable Energy General Plan Update Environmental Impact Report as work continues on other General Plan updates.
Planning Director Josh Hart explained that the General Plan, which experienced a major overhaul in 2001, is a âliving, breathing documentâ that is subject to regular amendments to ensure the countyâs guiding document for land-use planning is up-to-date with the changing world.
The Inyo County-L.A. Technical Group met Thursday afternoon to go over the Los Angeles Department of Water and Powerâs conservative pumping plan for the next six months. The group, staff from LADWP and the Inyo County Water Department, will reconvene in late November, in time to dot the iâs and cross the tâs before the December Standing Committee meeting.
Halloween is the perfect time to have fun, pet owners! Why not let your pet in on the fun with a new costume this season.
City leaders update residents on latest activities, including Warren Street Improvements, which began this week, digital offerings and a recap of fall events.
Pauline Homa, our dear mother, grandmother and great grandmother passed peacefully into the arms of Jesus on Oct. 22, 2014, at the Bishop Care Center. She held her daughterâs hand as she graduated into Heaven. She had been at the Care Center briefly, under the loving care of their medical staff.
Pauline was born in Lawrence, Mass., on July 17, 1915, and had five sisters and a brother.
Loraine Vale Warner
Loraine Vale Warner, 89, a resident of Bishop since 1988, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014. She was born in Medford, Mass. Aug. 2, 1925. She was the daughter of Harold and Dorothy Tucker of Belmont, Mass.
Loraine attended Belmont High School and Simmons College in Boston. She formerly lived in Dallas, Texas and Thousand Oaks before moving to Bishop in 1991.
Loraine was active with her husband in sports her entire life, playing golf, snow skiing and racing sailboats. She loved the mountains and outdoor activities.
Julia Ann Bair (Judy Kunow)
Julia Ann Bair (Judy Kunow), 81, a 50-year resident of Bishop, passed away at her home on Oct. 20 with family at her side.
Julia, also known most of her life as Judy Kunow, grew up on an orange grove farm in Whittier. After high school she attended Whittier Junior College for two years.
Madison Bumgarner punctuated one of the finest World Series performances in baseball history by pitching the San Francisco Giants to their third title in five years with a 3-2 win over the Kansas City Royals in Game 7 on Wednesday night.