CALMatters | Palo Alto Online |

CALmatters is a Sacramento-based nonpartisan, nonprofit journalism venture committed to explaining how California's state Capitol works and why it matters. It works with more than 130 media partners throughout the state that have long, deep relationships with their local audiences, including Embarcadero Media (publisher of the Palo Alto Weekly, Mountain View Voice, Pleasanton Weekly and The Almanac in Menlo Park and their websites.)

Here are the most recent stories reported by CALmatters' team of journalists:


State activates MyTurn vaccine clearinghouse website

Until now, there was no single government site where all Californians could go for information on vaccinations. People can register there, but in most cases they can’t sign up for appointments yet.

Fri, Jan 22, 2021 10:57 am
Students need Pell Grants to double

The Pell Grant program can make college a reality for more students like me, a third year student at UC Berkeley.

Fri, Jan 22, 2021 5:30 am

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