Contra Costa Times editorial: Just four more wins for the Warriors to climb out of futility
It has been 40 years. Yes, four full decades. Four-fifths of a half century, since the Golden State Warriors have been in the NBA Finals. That is a marvelous achievement, but, of course, the job is not done.
In our modern society it is a given that where there is professional sport, there is sure to be money -- lots of it. And, just as reliably, where there is lots of money, there is likely to be corruption -- lots of it.
In our modern society it is a given that where there is professional sport there is sure to be money -- lots of it. And, just as reliably, where there is lots of money there is likely to be corruption -- lots of it.
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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.
Guest commentary: It is vital that we not leave young men of color behind
As Californians, we all want a strong and thriving state; this means we need our young people to receive a quality education and gain access to good jobs.
Thomas Sowell: Gifts that can help a graduate progress beyond groupthink
This is the season of college graduations, and many people may be wondering what kinds of gifts would be most appropriate for young people leaving academia to face the challenges and opportunities of adulthood in the real world.
(John Locher, The Associated Press)
Should we care that Hillary Clinton has had zero encounters with reporters?
CBS Panel members say Hillary Clinton hasn't been honest and transparent about issues from her family foundation's donors to her use of personal email while serving as secretary of state since announcing her presidential bid.
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Review: Mountain View's Shell Shock Restaurant offers oodles of oysters
Joining the Castro Street restaurant lineup in Mountain View late last fall, Shell Shock offers an extensive, ever-changing menu of oysters and oyster dishes, as well as a vast menu of shell fish and other seafood options, as well as many non-seafood choices.