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I'm not the biological father of our daughter but have been involved in her life since birth. Will I lose custody if my wife gets a paternity order?

Posted by Emily Weak on Tuesday, May 15th, 2018
A booklist from the Women Bike Book Club, meeting at the intersection of bikes, books, and feminism on the first Thursday of the Month at the Golden Gate Branch library
In the spring of 2016, Bike East Bay created The Women Bike Book Club as part of an initiative called Women Bike, which aims to “encourage and inspire more women, trans and femme folks to ride bikes.” In January 2017, the library began co-sponsoring…

Friends and Members of First Trinity
Michelle Mattheus' dad, James Thielmann, went to his heavenly rest on May 24. Let's join together in praying for Michelle, Steve, Jamie, Connor, and all who loved James as the mourn their loss and celebrate the gift of eternal life that is his through Christ.
Please see the obituary from the Buffalo News below for arrangements. If you'd like to send a card:
Steve and Michelle Mattheus
In His Light,
Sue Steege, Director of Transformation Ministries

The concert showcases ten of our PEBCC choirs with children ages 7 to 17.
These international award winning youngsters sing a mix of traditional and contemporary songs, followed by a brief and poignant ceremony that honors this year's graduates, many of whom have sung with Piedmont East Bay Children's Choir for more than half their lives.
A dramatic finale unites all these voices under the baton of
Artistic Director Robert Geary.

What's blue and gold and opens doors to untold worlds
The new Golden State Warriors-themed library cards for the cities of San Francisco and Oakland.
The library systems have announced that they are releasing the Warriors cards, designed by the team, to help foster reading among children and families over the summer. The San Francisco card shows a player in midair, ready to take a shot; the Oakland card has a Warrior dribbling against a backdrop of the Bay Bridge.
"San Francisco is…

Venture capital funds capitalized and run by major corporations are becoming more popular, and are commonly referred to as “venture capital arms” or “corporate venture arms.” For example, companies such as Google, Qualcomm, Comcast, Dell, Microsoft, Nokia and Intel all have professional active venture arms. This is an important development

Wondering what to read in May? We have at least ten ideas! Here are ten new works of fiction coming to the library this month.

Divorcing an arrogant individual can be challenging, given how their behavior may influence the case. However, once the process is over, their arrogance will no longer affect your day-to-day life.

“Diversity and inclusion are embedded in the culture of Walmart. We strive to attract, retain, and develop the best talent, and we are fully committed

Daily Lift podcasts are short takes on inspiring ideas to enrich your day and share with friends.

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Isolation joins access to finance and sacrifices to family time as the biggest hurdles faced by female entrepreneurs. A recent poll conducted among members [...]

The Cleveland Clinic is moving forward with plans to build a 21,000-square-foot biorepository, a building that stores frozen tissue samples, on its campus by 2019, the Clinic announced Monday.

A winner has been crowned in the 2018 Innovation Showdown. Originally created in 2017 by the Petco Foundation and The Jackson Galaxy Project, the competition is modeled after the ABC show “Shark Tank.” But instead of having a financial return on investment as the ultimate goal, The Innovation Showdown’s mission is to have a lifesaving […]

3-on-3 pro basketball league founded by Ice Cube featuring All-Stars, Hall of Famers and World Champions

Many cat parents struggle with this common problem. Old suggestions like spraying cats with water don’t work and aren’t kind. To make matters worse, these punishment-based techniques make cats scared, anxious, and stressed. So, how do we get our cats to stay off the counter? First, let’s look at why they are up there in …

Daily Lift podcasts are short takes on inspiring ideas to enrich your day and share with friends.

“I take it for granted that you can have” 100 years of family history in one neighborhood, said Tiffany Eng, who is now raising her family just a few blocks from where her father and grandfather grew up. The Eng family traces its roots in North America to a two-year-old girl, the lone survivor of …

Plans for Frederick’s proposed downtown hotel and conference center now call for less parking, more rooms and a potential reduction in some public infrastructure improvements.

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Job search can be stressful; here are tips for using your professional experience to help your children navigate the job market.

At first glance, their goals seem very different. One campaign was designed to encourage animal lovers to find their next pet at an animal shelter or rescue. The other aimed to inspire young adults and their parents to get outside and connect with nature
What these campaigns from The Shelter Pet Project and Discover the Forest share is that they’re part of an expanding partnership between Pinterest and the Ad Council . The Ad Council is a national nonprofit organization that produces public…

Daily Lift podcasts are short takes on inspiring ideas to enrich your day and share with friends.

Am I required to let my ex-wife call our children during my parenting time? She claims that I am legally obligated to allow her to talk to them.

OAKLAND -- An injured Khris Davis was predictably missing from the A's lineup for Tuesday's 3-2 loss to the Mariners, and he is likely headed to the disabled list Wednesday. Davis was idling in an MRI machine ahead of the series opener after sustaining a right groin strain on Sunday in Toronto. He was then diagnosed with a Grade 1 strain.

Discover affordable homeschool curriculum for grades Prek-12! Our online homeschool store offers over 50,000 homeschool resources, weekly homeschool curriculum sales, bestselling homeschool workbooks, curricula, books, and more.

Joelle Gargiulo visits Best Friends Animal Society where you can now help kittens socialize by joining them for a Yoga class.

John Wesley's conversion experience at Aldersgate sparked his own faith and can help United Methodists renew their own faith journeys.

Since the introduction of tuition fees and now with the economic uncertainty surrounding Brexit, the UK is gradually becoming a less attractive option in which to study. Seven Seas Worldwide investigates the options for students.