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Many Tri-Valley trees sick, dying from drought
They're dangerous if left standing and expensive to remove, experts note. Water conservation efforts are part of the problem, but trees can be sustained without much.
A motorcyclist died after a big-rig truck struck him and fled the scene Thursday night just east of Livermore, according to the California Highway Patrol.
A meal at downtown Danville's Lotsa Pasta is less like dinner out than a home-cooked meal at a good friend's house, and that's the way owner Tom Lembo likes it.
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Earl Anthony's Dublin BowlBowlers of the Week: Mark Shiraki of the Nisei league and the 565 Scratch trios had a 277-781 and a 290-792 sets in his leagues.
Through -- Sept. 12 Inside and Out: Plein Air and Studio Works -- Noon to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. This exhibit features recent works by seven Bay Area artists who paint together for inspiration and challenge.
Travel Top 10: Best cities for pool parties
You'd think California would have scored more than three spots on Evite's list of the nation's top spots for pool parties.
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Chris Brown owns 14 Burger Kings
Peyton Manning, Kanye West, Magic Johnson, Rick Ross, Jimmy Buffett, and Hank Aaron also own fast food joints.