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.
LETTERS FROM OUR READERS
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.
Guest commentary: New Airport Connector shows BART's distorted priorities
On Nov. 20, BART unveiled the Oakland Airport Connector with a party to celebrate the new link from Coliseum Station to Oakland International Airport.We like parties as much as anyone else.
E.J. Dionne: Obama heightens the contradictions
Stay wide awake in the coming weeks. This is a historic moment when all of the divisions, misunderstandings and hatreds of President Barack Obama's time in office have come to a head.
Debates begin over Obama's executive order
Rep. Aaron Schock, a Republican from Illinois, and former Ohio Governor Ted Strickland discuss President Barack Obama's executive order on immigration.
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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.
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Creed's Scott Stapp says he's homeless and broke
The singer’s wife claims in divorce papers he also dealing with meth addiction and psychiatric issues.