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The Record Searchlight
Oakland expands medical marijuana dispensaries in the city$4 million in taxes. Most lauded the move. But some called for fewer limits on
Oakland expands medical marijuana dispensaries in the city
The Record Searchlight / Posted 22 hours ago
$4 million in taxes. Most lauded the move. But some called for fewer limits on the number of licenses for small-scale growers and manufacturers operating out of their homes Information from: Contra Costa Times, http://www.contracost... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
California governor lists Zen-inspired home for $2.6 millionthe governor's mansion for an apartment during his first two terms in the 1970s
California governor lists Zen-inspired home for $2.6 million
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 14 days ago
the governor's mansion for an apartment during his first two terms in the 1970s and 1980s. The couple rented a Sacramento loft until recently moving into the restored mansion. Information from: Contra Costa Times, http://www.contracostat... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Authorities probe fatal freeway shooting in SF Bay Areathan one vehicle. This is at least the tenth freeway shooting east of San Fran
Authorities probe fatal freeway shooting in SF Bay Area
The Record Searchlight / Posted 14 days ago
than one vehicle. This is at least the tenth freeway shooting east of San Francisco since November. Not all have been fatal. Many of the shootings have happened on Interstate 80. Information from: Contra Costa Times, http://www.contracostatimes.... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Amid drought, tony community threatens fines over dry lawnsstandards that could include issuing fines, filing lawsuits, doing landscaping
Amid drought, tony community threatens fines over dry lawns
The Record Searchlight / Posted 15 days ago
standards that could include issuing fines, filing lawsuits, doing landscaping improvements or billing homeowners. East Bay water officials say Blackhawk's directive is too soon. Information from: Contra Costa Times, http://www.contracostatimes... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Amid drought, tony Danville community threatens fines over dry lawnsstandards that could include issuing fines, filing lawsuits, doing landscaping
Amid drought, tony Danville community threatens fines over dry lawns
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 15 days ago
standards that could include issuing fines, filing lawsuits, doing landscaping improvements or billing homeowners. East Bay water officials say Blackhawk's directive is too soon. Information from: Contra Costa Times, http://www.contracostatimes... Read more
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KCRA 3 Sacramento
Amid drought, Bay Area community threatens fines over dry lawnsenforcement" of landscaping standards that could include issuing fines, filing
Amid drought, Bay Area community threatens fines over dry lawns
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted 15 days ago
enforcement" of landscaping standards that could include issuing fines, filing lawsuits, doing landscaping improvements or billing homeowners. East Bay water officials say Blackhawk's directive is too soon. Information from: Contra Co... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Wealthy California community ignores droughthomeowners, the newspaper reported. East Bay water officials say Blackhawk's d
Wealthy California community ignores drought
KTVN Reno / Posted 15 days ago
homeowners, the newspaper reported. East Bay water officials say Blackhawk's directive is too soon. Information from: Contra Costa Times, http://www.contracostatimes.com Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Wealthy California community ignores droughtissuing fines, filing lawsuits, doing landscaping improvements or billing homeo
Wealthy California community ignores drought
The Record Searchlight / Posted 15 days ago
issuing fines, filing lawsuits, doing landscaping improvements or billing homeowners, the newspaper reported. East Bay water officials say Blackhawk's directive is too soon. Information from: Contra Costa Times, http://www.contracosta... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
What's next for Orange County Register buyer Digital First?move the company recently made in Northern California. Last week, Digital Firs
What's next for Orange County Register buyer Digital First?
Los Angeles Times / Posted 21 days ago
move the company recently made in Northern California. Last week, Digital First stopped printing the Oakland Tribune, the Contra Costa Times, Hayward's Daily Review and Fremont's Argus as daily newspapers, instead rolling them into a single daily... Read more
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Daily Mail
Snoop Dogg blasts Arnie as killer he pardoned is freed earlyDiego 'I guess if you're the son of somebody important, you can kill someone a
Snoop Dogg blasts Arnie as killer he pardoned is freed early
Daily Mail / Posted 22 days ago
Diego 'I guess if you're the son of somebody important, you can kill someone and get all sorts of breaks,' Santos told the Contra Costa Times in 2011. Esteban Nunez received credit for good behavior and was ultimately released after serving less... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Paul Walker's daughter gets $10.1 million over father's deathin the film "The Fast and the Furious." He was photographed on Geary Street dur
Paul Walker's daughter gets $10.1 million over father's death
Bennington Banner / Posted 26 days ago
in the film "The Fast and the Furious." He was photographed on Geary Street during a junket stop Wednesday June 6, 2001. (Contra Costa Times/Karl Mondon) "The amount paid by the estate of Roger Rodas into a trust for Meadow Walker only covers a... Read more
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The Mercury News
Paul Walker's daughter gets $10.1 million over father's deathin the film "The Fast and the Furious." He was photographed on Geary Street dur
Paul Walker's daughter gets $10.1 million over father's death
The Mercury News / Posted 26 days ago
in the film "The Fast and the Furious." He was photographed on Geary Street during a junket stop Wednesday June 6, 2001. (Contra Costa Times/Karl Mondon) "The amount paid by the estate of Roger Rodas into a trust for Meadow Walker only covers a... Read more
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Brush News-Tribune
Paul Walker's daughter gets $10.1 million over father's deathin the film "The Fast and the Furious." He was photographed on Geary Street dur
Paul Walker's daughter gets $10.1 million over father's death
Brush News-Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
in the film "The Fast and the Furious." He was photographed on Geary Street during a junket stop Wednesday June 6, 2001. (Contra Costa Times/Karl Mondon) "The amount paid by the estate of Roger Rodas into a trust for Meadow Walker only covers a... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Paul Walker's daughter gets $10.1 million over father's deathin the film "The Fast and the Furious." He was photographed on Geary Street dur
Paul Walker's daughter gets $10.1 million over father's death
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 26 days ago
in the film "The Fast and the Furious." He was photographed on Geary Street during a junket stop Wednesday June 6, 2001. (Contra Costa Times/Karl Mondon) "The amount paid by the estate of Roger Rodas into a trust for Meadow Walker only covers a... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Paul Walker's daughter gets $10.1 million over father's deathin the film "The Fast and the Furious." He was photographed on Geary Street dur
Paul Walker's daughter gets $10.1 million over father's death
Silicon Valley / Posted 26 days ago
in the film "The Fast and the Furious." He was photographed on Geary Street during a junket stop Wednesday June 6, 2001. (Contra Costa Times/Karl Mondon) "The amount paid by the estate of Roger Rodas into a trust for Meadow Walker only covers a... Read more
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J Weekly
Student protester’s ‘scary’ lesson at anti-Israel talkthe billboard’s factual accuracy and its potentially anti-Semitic message produ
Student protester’s ‘scary’ lesson at anti-Israel talk
J Weekly / Posted 27 days ago
the billboard’s factual accuracy and its potentially anti-Semitic message produced a two-month flurry of letters to the Contra Costa Times and a guest commentary by Weir in response, all of which brought attention to her talk. One of the letter... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Concord police: Dental assistant molested, taped young patientsand video taped while under the influence of medical gas, according to the poli
Concord police: Dental assistant molested, taped young patients
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 27 days ago
and video taped while under the influence of medical gas, according to the police statement. According to report in the Contra Costa Times, Saro was arraigned Thursday morning in Contra Costa Superior Court, but he did not enter a plea. His... Read more
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The Mercury News
UC Berkeley sex scandals: Records expose rampant violationswith written reports on the university's plan to address sexual harassment on t
UC Berkeley sex scandals: Records expose rampant violations
The Mercury News / Posted 28 days ago
with written reports on the university's plan to address sexual harassment on the Berkeley campus. (D. Ross Cameron/The Contra Costa Times via AP, File) ( D. Ross Cameron ) The newly released reports, dating back to January 2011, show the... Read more
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The Mercury News
UC Berkeley: 19 employees violated sexual harassment policy since 2011with written reports on the university's plan to address sexual harassment on t
UC Berkeley: 19 employees violated sexual harassment policy since 2011
The Mercury News / Posted 29 days ago
with written reports on the university's plan to address sexual harassment on the Berkeley campus. (D. Ross Cameron/The Contra Costa Times via AP, File) ( D. Ross Cameron ) The newly released reports, dating back to January 2011, show the... Read more
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The Mercury News
UC Berkeley: 19 employees violated sexual harassment policy since 2011with written reports on the university's plan to address sexual harassment on t
UC Berkeley: 19 employees violated sexual harassment policy since 2011
The Mercury News / Posted 29 days ago
with written reports on the university's plan to address sexual harassment on the Berkeley campus. (D. Ross Cameron/The Contra Costa Times via AP, File) ( D. Ross Cameron ) The release of the reports come as UC Berkeley faces a growing outcry... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Batter up: New Bedford Gallery exhibit devoted to baseballstamping grounds but managed to become a "huge San Francisco Giants fan." He sh
Batter up: New Bedford Gallery exhibit devoted to baseball
Oakland Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
stamping grounds but managed to become a "huge San Francisco Giants fan." He shot his first MLB game as an intern for the Contra Costa Times in 1987, working under photographers he says remain his heroes, Dan Rosenstrauch, Jon McNally and Bob... Read more
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The Daily Review
Batter up: New Bedford Gallery exhibit devoted to baseballstamping grounds but managed to become a "huge San Francisco Giants fan." He sh
Batter up: New Bedford Gallery exhibit devoted to baseball
The Daily Review / Posted 30 days ago
stamping grounds but managed to become a "huge San Francisco Giants fan." He shot his first MLB game as an intern for the Contra Costa Times in 1987, working under photographers he says remain his heroes, Dan Rosenstrauch, Jon McNally and Bob... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Batter up: New Bedford Gallery exhibit devoted to baseballstamping grounds but managed to become a "huge San Francisco Giants fan." He sh
Batter up: New Bedford Gallery exhibit devoted to baseball
Oakland Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
stamping grounds but managed to become a "huge San Francisco Giants fan." He shot his first MLB game as an intern for the Contra Costa Times in 1987, working under photographers he says remain his heroes, Dan Rosenstrauch, Jon McNally and Bob... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Batter up: New Bedford Gallery exhibit devoted to baseballstamping grounds but managed to become a "huge San Francisco Giants fan." He sh
Batter up: New Bedford Gallery exhibit devoted to baseball
The Fremont Argus / Posted 30 days ago
stamping grounds but managed to become a "huge San Francisco Giants fan." He shot his first MLB game as an intern for the Contra Costa Times in 1987, working under photographers he says remain his heroes, Dan Rosenstrauch, Jon McNally and Bob... Read more
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The Mercury News
Tammerlin Drummond column ends 7-year runI will truly miss. This will be my last column. Effective Tuesday, the daily O
Tammerlin Drummond column ends 7-year run
The Mercury News / Posted 1 months ago
I will truly miss. This will be my last column. Effective Tuesday, the daily Oakland Tribune will be merged with the Contra Costa Times to create the new East Bay Times -- part of the Bay Area News Group consolidation. The Times will continue... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Drummond: Tammerlin Drummond column ends 7-year runI will truly miss. This will be my last column. Effective Tuesday, the daily O
Drummond: Tammerlin Drummond column ends 7-year run
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 1 months ago
I will truly miss. This will be my last column. Effective Tuesday, the daily Oakland Tribune will be merged with the Contra Costa Times to create the new East Bay Times -- part of the Bay Area News Group consolidation. The Times will continue... Read more
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The Daily Review
Drummond: Tammerlin Drummond column ends 7-year runI will truly miss. This will be my last column. Effective Tuesday, the daily O
Drummond: Tammerlin Drummond column ends 7-year run
The Daily Review / Posted 1 months ago
I will truly miss. This will be my last column. Effective Tuesday, the daily Oakland Tribune will be merged with the Contra Costa Times to create the new East Bay Times -- part of the Bay Area News Group consolidation. The Times will continue... Read more
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