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Welcome to the California Local Blog

This is where we expand and expound upon why we do what we do the way we do it.

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Welcome to California Local (Beta)
Thank you for finding California Local. This is what we’re doing, and why we’re doing it.

Image caption: California Local Publisher Michael Gelbman talks about his vision for the site’s future.
Tell Us a Story
California Local gives a voice to community volunteers—and the business leaders who make their work possible.

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I’ve Got a Hunch
And I know you have one as well. Let’s compare notes.

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The Genius of Democracy
In which we ponder human self organization.

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How Community Journalism Works Online

In which we explore how we do community journalism at California Local.

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