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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. 
March 27 letters to the editor

Big bank executives are the real fat catsYour March 15 front-page article, "Execs' pay no drop in bucket," chastises water company general managers for their multi-hundred thousand dollar compensation packages while water rates, because of the drought, are on the rise. 
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Timm Herdt: Conserve water in California, but don't panic yet

Californians are starting to freak out about the drought. That was evident last week when Gov. Jerry Brown held a news conference to announce a relatively modest drought-relief effort that consists principally of appropriating money from last fall's statewide water bond a few months earlier than it 
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02/12/2013 02:15 PM PST
We invite our viewers to submit video op-eds on topics you want to talk about. They must not exceed 2 minutes in length. We reserve the right to accept or decline all submissions. Click here for details. 
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Review: 'Bloodborne' is brutal and exhilarating

'Bloodborne,' the latest in the 'Souls' series by From Software, continues the trend of challenging combat and forging camaraderie among players.