One million hours of light

Livermore celebrates light bulb that's been at work since 1901 
They benefit nonprofits and city has 'lot of people who are very patriotic'  
 
Expanding park would harm speciesI've been following the Carnegie Park expansion discussion for the last few months. I understand and respect both sides of the issue.  
 
Valley Humane SocietyWe can't resist, we have to say it ... here comes Trouble! You won't be able to resist the generous affections of this larger-than-life lad either.  
 
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Attorney for Christian Birdsall says boy was at a breaking point  
 
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City has elaborate plan to prevent gridlock like last year  
 
Mayor Libby Schaaf casts a fashion statement, Raiders wait for stadium plan.  
 
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Hayward's Words for Lunch fills ears and bellies.  
 
Parts of the East Bay might be roasting in the summer heat, but that shouldn't stop residents from enjoying the outdoors. The East Bay Regional Park District offers 40 miles of breezy shorelines, 10 lakes, and dozens of cool, shady trails throughout Alameda and Contra Costa counties.  
 
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As soon as Lost Worlds Adventures started advertising their facility on Patterson Pass road, everyone I knew alerted me with constant status updates. And Open Heart Kitchen (OHK) is launching its 2015 Summer Box Lunch Program on Thursday.  
 
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Geocaching is a fun, free, GPS-enabled treasure hunt for anybody, anywhere, anytime

With more than 2.5 million geocaches hidden around the world, this GPS-enabled treasure hunt takes you to places strange and familiar, where the hunt is the treasure, the reward is the find. 
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Bristol Palin now says pregnancy was planned

Daughter of Sarah Palin fired back at critics, after announcing last week she was pregnant.