News Digest: Remembering Ilene Misheloff, Clipper Get started for Wheels & Rotary Clubs’ speech contest | Information

32 a long time back

This Saturday will mark the 32nd anniversary of the working day Dublin teen Ilene Misheloff went missing though walking household from Wells Middle School.

However her disappearance has remained unsolved considering the fact that that fateful afternoon on Jan. 30, 1989, Dublin police not too long ago probed any feasible connection amongst Misheloff’s circumstance and the 1988 cold-circumstance kidnapping and murder of 9-year-previous Hayward female Michaela Garecht, which investigators consider was solved final thirty day period with costs staying brought versus earlier convicted assassin David Emery Misch.

“At this time, we do not have any proof linking David Misch to the disappearance of Ilene Misheloff, but Dublin Law enforcement will be working with Hayward PD, Fremont PD and the FBI to ascertain what proof was collected and if any of that evidence can aid in the Misheloff investigation,” Dublin law enforcement Capt. Nate Schmidt advised the Weekly.

The once-a-year Ilene Misheloff candlelight vigil and wander has been canceled for this yr due to the pandemic, but Ilene’s father Mike Misheloff and Dublin Law enforcement Main Garrett Holmes are releasing a quick recorded assertion for the anniversary this weekend, Schmidt stated.

Clipper Start off

A new pilot system supplying lowered fares to lower profits passengers on the Wheels bus program began this 7 days.

Recognized as Clipper Start, the plan is administered by the Bay Space Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and will keep on “through the stop of the year at a minimum,” the agency stated in a assertion.

The card is not a transit pass but as an alternative presents discounts for solitary rides on 22 collaborating Bay Location transit devices, together with the Livermore Amador Valley Transit Authority.

Applicants can provide either a duplicate of an EBT or Medi-Cal card, a county advantages eligibility letter, their Muni Lifeline card range, or a copy of their very last federal tax return to verify their eligibility. A individualized Clipper card that have to be loaded with cash ahead of working with will be issued at the time the application is accepted.

The Clipper Start low cost on Wheels buses is 20% off of the common $2 a person-way fare, and is automatically used each time the card is used.

Cards are only available as a result of the Clipper internet site and are not readily available at the Livermore Transit Centre, Wheels administrative place of work or any Tri-Valley retail locations in which Clipper Cards are offered.

Income pointers for the method assortment from $25,520 for a residence of just one particular, all the way up to $88,240 for a residence of 8 folks (as well as $8,960 for every single more residence member more than eight).

To understand more about the method and to apply, pay a visit to

Clients will be guided as a result of the software procedure, obtain data about what documents to upload, and can help you save their development to complete the application afterwards if essential.

Youth Speech Contest

Three nearby Rotary Clubs — Dublin, Pleasanton North and Tri-Valley — are inviting local high-schoolers to set their oration expertise to the test at a re-envisioned, COVID-protected, virtual club-stage variation of the Richard D. King Annual Youth Speech Contest.

“The opposition, which recognizes the benefit of community speaking abilities for emerging youth leaders, will deliver ninth- to 12th-grade learners an chance to produce an authentic five-minute speech, based mostly on the topic of ‘Rotary Opens Prospects,'” Rotary officers stated.

“The youth speech contest is arranged to boost personal awareness and awareness of the significance of efficient general public talking to maximize community understanding of what Rotary is and does during the globe and to supply its contestants an prospect to earn income prizes,” they added.

Competing for funds prizes, contestants will history videos of their lectures for judging, with the presentations and outcomes due the week of Feb. 21. Entries are because of by Feb. 7. Stop by