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  1. Letters: Watch out for Kochs, IRS scams and Pleasanton crowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    For two reasons, it is notable that Robert Bryce, the author of an opinion piece on rural America's rejection of wind farms - published in the East Bay Times - is a fellow at the Manhattan Institute. First, as a child of rural America, I note the irony of anyone affiliated with Manhattan posing as an expert on rural America.

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  2. Herea s what $500,000 will get you in the Bay Area housing marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | Contra Costa Times

    Cute and cozy in Pleasanton, this mobile home is relatively dirt cheap in a region covered with very expensive dirt: you must be a senior to buy it and then pay monthly rent of about $1,200, but it's all yours for under $200,000. This baby's got it all: new price reduction, three bedrooms, bucolic setting .

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  3. BART pushes cellphone theft awareness campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    Bay Area Rapid Transit police shared this image of a poster that will be translated into multiple languages and displayed on trains as part of a campaign to raise rider awareness of cellphone thefts. As Bay Area Rapid Transit police noted a suspect arrest at an East Bay station last week, they hope a campaign they are rolling out will help lower already dropping numbers on cellphone thefts.

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  4. In one incident, Lawrence Harvey, of El Cerrito, struck a victim with a large stick, police said.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    BART police on Thursday responded to two assault with a deadly weapon incidents at separate BART stations. One incident occurred at 2:21 p.m. at the El Cerrito del Norte Station in El Cerrito.

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  5. Upscale winery venue puts squeeze on taco truck in PleasantonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    A winery's move to push away a popular taco truck from its entrance has uncorked a spirited conflict over protecting traffic safety and providing affordable food in Livermore Valley's upscale wine country. For 18 years, Nelly Ramirez parked her truck in the same spot along the shoulder of Vineyard Avenue to sell asada and pastor tacos to construction and vineyard workers and others looking for a tasty inexpensive meal.

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  6. How We Met: Adopting animals becomes habit for Livermore coupleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    After Terry and Kendall Butler moved into a new home, Kendall felt they needed a dog to round out their family, but she needed a sign before she could commit. That sign came on a January morning in 2015 when the couple was driving down Olivina Avenue in Livermore; it read, "free puppies."

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  7. Tri-Valley pet of the week: PixieRead the original story

    Jul 27, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    Light of heart , Pixie is a 2-year-old black shorthair that will make a magical companion. She is generous in her affections, weaving an enchantment of contentment at your feet.

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  8. Tri-Valley calendar: Livermore's Bankhead to host Evening on Green Aug. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    Please email Valley Journal and Times-Herald calendar items at least two weeks in advance of when they occur to [email protected] and type "calendar item" in the subject line, or call 510-208-6451. Nike Junior Golf Camps: 9 a.m. to noon , 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. , Canyon Lakes Golf Course, 640 Bollinger Canyon Way, San Ramon.

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  9. Pets and Wildlife: Bay Area adoptions, other events, July 26 and beyondRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | Contra Costa Times

    Contra Costa Rabbit Rescue holds adoption events from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays, at Pet Food Express, 1388 S. California Blvd., Walnut Creek. For more adoption events, check out our calendar listings.

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  10. Police: Man takes expensive bike on test run, rides offRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    Police released photos of a suspect they say pretended to to be interested in a $8,000 bike, and then rode off with it. Pleasanton police released the video surveillance photos of the man Friday in relation to the incident that occurred back on June 19 at the Mike's Bike store at 6754 Bernal Ave. The man asked workers there if he could take a $8,400 priced 2018 Santa Cruz Nomad bike out for a test ride; the workers agreed.

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  11. Big wine weekend in Livermore Valley starts with food and pairing contest. See who won.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | Contra Costa Times

    Some 600 people attended a food-and-wine pairing Thursday night for the kickoff of the Livermore Valley's annual Taste of Terrior, a series of tours, meals and wine-related events from Thursday through Sunday. The sold-out event featuring 20 gourmet food-and-wine pairings was held at the Casa Real events center in Pleasanton.

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  12. Tri-Valley pet of the week: LuellenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | Contra Costa Times

    Luellen is ready to take flight - right into your arms! Her propeller tail is all wound up and rotating at top speed. Catch this tiny torpedo before she's gone.

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  13. Council agrees to spend millions on city street repaving project in PleasantonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    The council on Tuesday gave the contract to Bay Cities Paving and Grading Inc. Work will include street resurfacing and slurry sealing. Street resurfacing adds a new layer of asphalt to old pavement while slurry sealing is done on roads in better condition as a preventative measure to extend the life of the road, according to the city.

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  14. Pets and Wildlife: Bay Area adoptions, other events, July 19 and beyondRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    A dog named "Daisy" owned by Marcia Chavez, of San Lorenzo, is dressed as a daisy before the start of the Pooch Parade in Pleasanton, Calif., on Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013. This year's parade will be held Aug. 2 at Lions Wayside Park.

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  15. San Leandro shelves tenant relocation reimbursement lawRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2017 | Contra Costa Times

    A proposed law that would have required some San Leandro landlords to pay up to $10,000 in relocation costs tor their tenants is heading back to the drawing board. The 5-2 decision by the San Leandro City Council on July 3 sends the draft ordinance to their Rules Committee, where the proposal will be revisited and revised before it is resubmitted for the full seven-member board to reconsider.

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  16. 5 free things: Fun stuff to do in Bay Area that wona t hurt your walletRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Contra Costa Times

    With many, many, many fun things happening around the Bay Area every week, especially in the summer, it hurts your brain to choose! So we've narrowed it down with a few selections of free things to do - maybe even break a world record!: If you want to find out just how powerful flowers really are, come and join the free "Lotus Live" event outside the Asian Art Museum and help set a Guinness World Record for the largest human flower. The museum hopes at least 3,000 people will show up to merge, elbow-to-elbow, in the shape of a giant lotus .

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  17. Developers seek to build hillside senior living facility in HaywardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    This design rendering by Dahlin Group, of Pleasanton, shows what the courtyard area of the proposed Mission Seniors project in Hayward may look like. The proposed project, pitched by Pristine Homes LLC,of San Jose, and Pune, India-based Paranjape Schemes, includes the construction of three, four-story buildings, with 200 condo units in a variety of one-, two- and three-bedroom apartments, along Mission Boulevard.

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  18. Roadshow: California gets Texas-style flashing yellow turn arrowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | Contra Costa Times

    Q: Much as I hate to hold up Texas as a good example, what I saw there recently was great for reducing unnecessary waiting at red lights. At intersections with left-turn arrows in San Antonio, there were signs that said something like, "Yield to Oncoming Traffic on Yellow Arrow."

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  19. Candidates sought for first literary arts ambassador in PleasantonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | Contra Costa Times

    Know someone with writing fever and a keen interest in sharing their passion with others in Pleasanton? Then the city just might have a dream job - the newly created post of literary arts ambassador. The ambassador's duties include contributing to public events with dedications and literary readings and raising the awareness of literature as it relates to lifelong literacy and education.

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  20. Around Pleasanton: Learning life lessons through golf with First TeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2017 | Contra Costa Times

    A grandmother who recently adopted her three grandchildren registers them in Life Skills Experience Classes. A timid student gains confidence to start his own business while in high school.

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