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Livermore: At seniors home, bucket list wishes granted

A wedding ceremony never had and a last plane flight have been achieved so far. 
The ambulance contract for American Medical Response, which has served the county's emergency calls for decades, expires at the end of the year, and the bidding process opened Friday for a new pact.  
Dan Honda
Nowhere is the dark side of a booming, tech-based economy more apparent than in the bedroom communities of the Bay Area, such as Alameda County's Tri-Valley, where the middle class once thrived but now struggles to make ends meet in the face of rising housing costs.  
San Ramon: Annual conference offers 'proof and encouragement'  
Ed admits it was her (flight attendant) uniform that first attracted him to Carol. She admits she didn't know anything about baseball at the time but that he was a gentleman.  
Gabe Ginsberg
'America's Got Talent' finalists Recycled Percussion are bringing their high-energy show to the East Bay.  
The city council on Tuesday night is scheduled to determine the fate of the once-popular 24-hour Central Park basketball courts, a last chance to revive the popular venue  
Doug Duran
Wolves beat rival Monte Vista to close the East Bay Athletic League boys basketball season  
Doug Duran/Staff
The City Council is looking for ways to rebuild Central Park's 24-hour basketball courts at new locations throughout the city.  
"Give Out Love Deliberately" -- that was the choice of 144 seventh- and eighth-graders at St. Isidore School in Danville, who made a commitment to "Go GOLD" for their classes' annual service project Jan.  
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Leonard Nimoy fans draw Mr. Spock on money

Canadian 'Star Trek’ fans revive 'Spock Your Fives’ by transforming image of former prime minister on $5 bill into beloved sci-fi actor, who died Friday.