Judge orders cities to keep salaries secret

From the San Mateo Daily News, Redwood City Daily News, Palo Alto Daily News By CHRISTINA BELLANTONIDAILY NEWS STAFF WRITER In a ruling that could echo throughout California, a judge ruled yesterday that all salaries of all government employees in California are now secret. San Mateo County Superior Court Judge Rosemary Pfeiffer granted a temporary restraining order preventing a group of Peninsula cities from releasing names and salary information to the Daily News. Pfeiffer also ruled the information should be

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April 2003 Press Club board minutes

Minutes of Peninsula Press Club Board of Directors meeting of April 1, 2003, at the Kingfish Restaurant in San Mateo. In attendance were: Ed Remitz, John Kane, Darryl Compton, Jon Mays, John Horgan, Aimee Lewis and Dave Price. President John Kane called the meeting to order at 5:38 p.m. Minutes of the March 12, 2003, meeting were approved, 6-0. There was no treasurer’s report due to Michelle Carter’s absence. Darryl Compton was congratulated on his recent marriage. Compton said the

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March 2003 Press Club board meeting

Minutes of Peninsula Press Club Board of Directors meeting of March 12, 2003, at the Kingfish Restaurant in San Mateo. In attendance were: John Kane, Jon Mays, Dave Price, John Horgan, Aimee Lewis, Michelle Carter, Jack Russell and Bill Workman. Darryl Compton arrived late. The meeting was called to order at 6:16 p.m. by president John Kane. Minutes of the Feb. 7, 2003, meeting were approved, 8-0. Michelle Carter’s treasurer’s report indicated total assets of $20,094.52. Scholarship monies amounted to

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Al Bullock spots his old photo

SMILE — Sitting in front of a large collection of World War II cameras, Belmont’s Al Bullock holds the first camera he used 30 years ago when he started as a cameraman at Channel 7. The Navy veteran was surprised to see his World War IIshot of a damaged aircraft carrier appear on a book cover. Daily News photo by Tony Avelar. Feb. 11, 2003 San Mateo Daily NewsPalo Alto Daily News BY THOMAS LEUPOLDDAILY NEWS STAFF WRITER A Belmont

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February 2003 Press Club board minutes

Minutes of Peninsula Press Club Board of Directors meeting of Feb. 7, 2003, at the San Mateo County Times. In attendance were: John Kane, John Horgan, Jon Mays, Michelle Carter, Jack Russell and Darryl Compton. The meeting was called to order at 11:07 a.m. Minutes of the Jan. 7, 2003, meeting were approved, 5-0. Michelle Carter presented a treasurer’s report which indicated an operating balance of $19,738.88. The scholarship total was $8,056. Jack Russell indicated that $157 from the Foster

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January 2003 Press Club board minutes

Minutes of Peninsula Press Club Board of Directors meeting of Jan. 7, 2003, at the San Mateo County Times. In attendance were: John Kane, Jack Russell, Bill Workman, Dave Price, Darryl Compton and John Horgan. The meeting was called to order at 10:20 a.m. Minutes of the Dec. 3, 2002, meeting were approved, 5-0. There was one alteration. The deadline for submitting entries for the club’s annual journalism contest is Feb. 28, not Feb. 15 as previously announced. Darryl Compton

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December 2002 Press Club board minutes

Minutes of Peninsula Press Club Board of Directors meeting of Dec. 3, 2002, at the San Mateo County Times. In attendance were: John Kane, Bill Workman, Darryl Compton, Ed Remitz, Jon Mays and John Horgan. Dave Price arrived late. The meeting was called to order at 10:05 a.m. Minutes of the Nov. 5, 2002, meeting were approved 6-0. There was one alteration. The date of the club’s annual holiday party was changed to Dec. 11. The date had been Dec.

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November 2002 Press Club board minutes

Minutes of the Peninsula Press Club Board of Directors meeting of Nov. 5, 2002, at the San Mateo County Times. In attendance were: John Kane, Bill Workman, Michelle Carter, Darryl Compton, Ed Remitz and John Horgan. Dave Price arrived late. The meeting was called to order at 10:07 a.m. Michelle Carter presented a treasurer’s report which indicated assets of $19,782 and scholarship monies amounting to $9,924. She indicated that the 2002 awards competition produced a net profit of $4,514. Her

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September 2002 Press Club board minutes

Minutes of Peninsula Press Club Board of Directors annual meeting Sept. 3, 2002, at the San Mateo County Times. In attendance were: John Kane, Darryl Compton, Jack Russell, Michelle Carter, Ed Remitz, Dave Price, John Horgan and Aimee Lewis. The meeting was called to order at 11:05 a.m. Jon Mays arrived late at 11:25 a.m. The minutes of the Aug. 6, 2002 meeting, with one change regarding a proposed slate of 2002-03 club officers, were approved 7-0. The treasurer’s report

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San Francisco and Peninsula press clubs in talks

PPC, SF Press Club in talks The Peninsula Press Club Board of Directors met with members of the San Francisco Press Club on July 2 to discuss options for SF club, whose history dates back to 1888. Dick Alexander and Larry Matthews of the SF Press Club said that about 80 percent of their members are non-journalists who joined to enjoy the privileges of the private club. For instance, SF Press Club members can stay free or at reduced rates

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