Talk Back: Executive action
Do you support President Barack Obama's executive action on immigration?

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Contra Costa Times/Oakland Tribune editorial: Show gratitude by helping to feed the hungry among us

There are good years, with lots to be thankful for, and bad ones, when by Thanksgiving we're mostly grateful that a new year is on the way. And 2014, more than most, is a combination of extremes -- not unlike our national politics. 
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November 2014 election recommendations from the Contra Costa Times/Oakland Tribune editorial board

Click here to view the full list of editorials on candidates and measures in key races on the November 2014 ballot. 
Alameda letters: Construction truck noise, traffic issues being resolved

Truck noise, traffic issues being resolvedTim Lewis Communities wishes to respond to the Nov. 21 letter, "Code enforcement favors developers," regarding recent truck activity at the Del Monte Warehouse, which we understand has been a nuisance to neighbors. 
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02/12/2013 02:15 PM PST
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Thanksgiving hotlines: Dial up turkey cooking help

The Thanksgiving feast help lines are gearing up to help anxious cooks tame the (turkey) beast. Meanwhile, Ghirardelli Square is prepping for El Mercado and 'O, Molé Night,' a weekend-long extravaganza by La Cocina.