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  1. Pets and Wildlife: Bay Area adoptions, other events, March 29 and beyondRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    See more than 200 cats and kittens at the Allbreed Cat Show hosted by Crow Canyon Cat Club. See below for details.

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  2. Fired Pleasanton superintendent responds to sexual harassment claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | The Campbell Reporter

    The former Pleasanton Unified School District Superintendent, Rick Rubino, who was fired just weeks after a sexual harassment claim was filed against him, denies any wrongdoing. Rubino, who was fired by the school board in January just six months on the job, said that an investigation concluded there was no merit to the charges.

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  3. Review: Pleasanton's Neighborhood Sports Bar and Kitchen serves elevated pub fareRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    Cheesesteak Egg Rolls are photographed at Neighborhood Bar and Kitchen on Thursday, March 9, 2017 in Pleasanton, Calif. The dish consists of wanton skins filled with Philly Cheesesteak, onions, and is served with a sweet chili sauce.

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  4. Report: I-580 express lanes reduce congestion, speed up trafficRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | The Campbell Reporter

    Motorists in the express lanes on Interstate 580 in Alameda County are traveling roughly 10 mph faster than drivers in other lanes, according to new data released Thursday. Commuters have used the lanes more than 7.6 million times since they opened to motorists last year, officials with the Alameda County Transportation Commission said.

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  5. Livermore: Robbery suspects linked to multiple East Bay pharmacy heistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    Police identified two East Palo Alto men as the pair arrested Monday on suspicion of armed robbery, conspiracy, and weapons enhancements after a series of pharmacy robberies. Eric Vargas, 43, and Jesus Aguilar, 23, were in custody at Santa Rita Jail after police stopped a silver Range Rover SUV on Scenic Avenue just north of North Vasco Road on Monday.

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  6. Creek erosion threatens the backyards of homes near Arroyo Del La Laguna CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2017 | The Campbell Reporter

    Erosion caused by a swollen creek is chipping away at backyards of homes along Foothill Road near Arroyo De La Laguna Creek, according to media reports. Officials from the Zone 7 Water Agency - the water utility provider in the city - did not immediately return calls.

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  7. Tri Valley: Water panel willing to pay to attract board candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    Frustrated that its last two board elections amid a drought attracted no challengers, a public water supplier may spend $5,000 and three weeks of staff time to try to drum up interest for the next contest. Hopefuls could even get a free dinner or two on the public agency if they're willing to attend a crash course at night on water and sewer operations.

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  8. Young Lincoln fan from Pleasanton is a a Little Big ShotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    Little Lucy Szela is a big fan of Abraham Lincoln. How big? When she was 3, she donned a fake black beard and stovepipe hat to appear as our 16th president for Halloween.

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  9. Weekly listing of pet and animal events and adoptions.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    Meet Pitbull and Pitbull mix dogs available for adoption at a pajamas party from 1 to 7 p.m. March 4, at the Hayward Animal Shelter. Rabbit adoptions: 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.

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  10. Caging the wild beast, aka the reluctant catRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    Remember Jewel, the cat that seems to know when she's going to the vet and runs from her owners when they try to pick her up? I asked you for suggestions on getting Jewel more comfortable with her carrier, and I received many excellent ones. DEAR JOAN: The owners should have a routine where they pick up and brush, cuddle, or feed treats to kitty at the same time every day.

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  11. Pleasanton: Driver OK after freeway shooting on I-580Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    A man driving on Interstate 580 escaped injury Monday night after somebody else fired shots at him in the Bay Area's second freeway shooting in four days, authorities said. The California Highway Patrol notified Pleasanton police around 7 p.m. about the shooting, which happened on westbound I-80 between Hacienda Drive and Hopyard Road, Pleasanton police Sgt.

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  12. Flood toll: $5 million-plus damage to Tri-Valley creeksRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    This winter's storms have caused more than $5 million in damage - the worst in two decades - to flood control creeks in Pleasanton, Livermore and Dublin. The torrential flows during double normal rainfall this season gouged, scoured and ate away large sections of earthen banks mostly on four creeks and three man-made flood-control channels, according to the Alameda County Zone 7 Water Agency, a water and flood control provider in the Tri-Valley.

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  13. Doyle has been player, coach, general manager and parent in gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | The Campbell Reporter

    So, when he was fired as San Jose Earthquakes general manager in August, he absorbed the blow by staying in motion, as one might expect from a former world-class center back and Earthquakes captain. Doyle, 50, the director of coaching and player development with Mustang Youth Soccer in Danville, has kept things humming at the Mustang Soccer Complex.

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  14. Flooding closes Shadow Cliffs park, delays Del Valle Park reopeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | The Campbell Reporter

    Flooding from heavy rains has temporarily closed Shadow Cliffs Regional Recreation Area in Pleasanton, and canceled plans for the Feb. 27 reopening of Del Valle Regional Park near Livermore. Public access to Shadow Cliffs was cut off Tuesday morning when Stanley Boulevard, the access way to the park, flooded and was closed between Bernal Avenue in Pleasanton and Isabel Avenue in Livermore, the East Bay Regional Park District reported.

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  15. Fremont: Rain, mudslides close Niles Canyon Road, slow ACE trainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | The Campbell Reporter

    All lanes were blocked from Main Street in Sunol to Mission Boulevard in Fremont and no estimate was available on its reopening. Sullivan Underpass, near Niles Canyon Road and Mission Boulevard, was reported as flooded around 4:30 p.m., and city public works crews were working to close it, police said.

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  16. Gary Peterson: ACA town hall draws constituents in drovesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    The line snaked down Escobar Street and hung a left at Pine. It weaved into the Contra Costa County Administration Building, through the lobby and down the hall toward the supervisors' chamber.

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  17. Watch: Special needs teens and adults enjoy a Night to Shinea prom in East BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | The Campbell Reporter

    Special needs people Hank Wolf, left, and Chuck Black have fun dancing during the "Night to Shine" Tri-Valley event held at the Alameda County Fairgrounds in Pleasanton, Calif., on Friday, Feb. 10, 2017. Each special needs person, ages 14 and older, was paired with a buddy who attended to their needs throughout the prom themed event.

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  18. Allergan to acquire Pleasanton-based Zeltiq for spend $2.48 billionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    Botox-maker Allergan is spending about $2.48 billion to buy Zeltiq Aesthetics and its CoolSculpting system for reducing fat. Allergan PLC says it will pay $56.50 for each share of Zeltiq in a deal it expects to close in the second half of this year.

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  19. Pleasanton antes up cash for commuters who carpoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    This city is the first in the East Bay to offer discounts to local residents and workers who line up carpool commutes with a ride-sharing app. Hoping to reduce traffic congestion, Pleasanton recently allocated $30,000 to underwrite part of the fees for carpool trips arranged through the Scoop Technologies app, which matches riders and drivers.

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  20. BART: Emergency crews respond to person on tracks at Hayward stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    A medical emergency involving a person on the tracks at BART's Hayward station triggered major delays in the East Bay on Thursday morning, officials said. Details of the emergency were not released immediately, but Allison said it involved a "person in the trackway" and that authorities were called to the station at 9:40 a.m. The condition of the person was not available.

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