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Patients left to fend for themselves after state shutters Castro Valley senior care facility
More than a dozen people were left on their own after their caregivers left Valley Springs Manor on Thursday, an Alameda County Sheriff's Office spokesman said Saturday.
Oakland Tribune editorial: California state agency dysfunction blocking dissemination of residential care home information
The biggest obstacle is not money, it's a will to get the job done. That seems to be lacking at the state Department of Social Services
This barren, desert prison is where O.J. Simpson lives
Some here call it the 'O.J. House,' the only gated community in a vast stretch of desert rich in gold and silver, pioneer trails and proud, isolated towns north of Reno.
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Move over, Fernet. Refreshing, house-made seasonal aperitifs are finding their way into low-alcohol cocktail programs from San Mateo to Berkeley and San Francisco. With the launch of Sonoma Aperitifs in Penngrove and the rerelease of a classic 1997 book about these fortified libations, we'd say the trend is about to overflow from its tiny cordial glass.
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Robert Pattinson talks Kristen Stewart split
“Twilight” actor also says he is more relaxed with being famous.