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Contra Costa Times
Tesla gigafactory: State budget watchdogs urge restraint on tax breaks, incentives
The fierce competition among five states to land Tesla Motors' planned "gigafactory" for battery production has been the economic development story of the summer.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
'Sons of Anarchy' featured in weekend bikini bash and Big Brother fundraiser
" Sons of Anarchy " takes its broad fan base seriously, especially when scheduling promotional events for the series that begins its final season September 9. The most recent SOA escapades featured a bikini bike wash and a Big Brother charitable event this past weekend, as reported Sunday on Home Media Magazine and the St. Catharine's Standard .
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Rain doesn't block downtown party fun
The Downtown Terre Haute Block Party was briefly interrupted by a thunderstorm. A variety of entertainment and activities stretched along Wabash Avenue.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Worth A Look: Festival of the Arts, 'Dreamgirls,' A Taste of Egypt
The Great Morgani will perform accordion on the corner of University Avenue and Cowper Street on Aug. 23 and 24 at the Palo Alto Festival of the Arts.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
42 curfew citations, 100 warnings at Mission Peak
In the aftermath of the full moon earlier this month, reports show that park police for the East Bay Regional Park District wrote 42 citations and gave more than 100 warnings for breaking the 10 p.m. curfew at Mission Peak Regional Preserve near Fremont.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
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Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Berryman and Nelson: They were Eds of the class
An obituary should be in today's paper for Berryman, so I won't rehash all his credentials.
Ellen DeGeneres and Portia De Rossi celebrate anniversary with sky-writing
Ellen DeGeneres and Portia De Rossi put rumors of marital troubles behind them by celebrating their sixth wedding anniversary with a message emblazoned across the sky in California.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
The Business Journal
Large Napa warehouses break ground
Southern Napa Valley is in the midst of another wine warehouse building boom to accommodate rebounded sales of North Coast wine and ample recent winegrape harvests.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
California and Solano County wants businesses to stay
Patrick McGuire, senior business development specialist for Gov. Jerry Brown and the Office of Business & Economic Development , stopped by the Vacaville Chamber of Commerce Wednesday morning to share with business leaders that changes have been made for the state to invest in businesses already in California.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Laguna Playhouse Presents 'Motorcity Magic', Now thru 8/24
The Laguna Playhouse is going to continue its Rock 'N Roll Summer by presenting the musical sounds of Motown in MOTORCITY MAGIC - A Musical Journey Through the Motown Years, directed by Michael York ell! MOTORCITY MAGIC will perform two weeks only - tonight, August 13 through Sunday, August 24 at the Laguna Playhouse , 606 N. Laguna Canyon Rd. in ... (more)
Marin Independent Journal
Bread & Butter: Hanson Organic Vodka a group venture for Ross family
Scott Hanson and son Darren of Ross have started a new line of vodka made from grapes, Hanson of Sonoma Organic VodkaSpecial to the IJ/Susan Harvey If that phrase does not describe the vodka that is a preferred choice right now, check out Hanson Organic Vodka of Sonoma, created by Scott Hanson of Ross.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Marin Independent Journal
Ross police seek youths in robbery case after teen party
Ross police are seeking four youths for questioning following a robbery near a party on Winding Way that got out of hand early Monday after a teenage host discovered a cell phone was missing.
A Clear Look at Halloween 6 The Producer's Cut from the...
For many years the producer's cut of Halloween 6 has been the holy grail of the Halloween franchise.
Marin Independent Journal
Marin Voice: Development proposal puts Strawberry on center stage
The dust has not yet settled on controversy surrounding the county's intention to turn the Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary into a "priority development area" allowing for high-density affordable housing.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Developers create 'magnum opus' in Ross
Photo: Matt McCourtney/McCourtney Photo The ground level was excavated to create a living space and the floor features a bedroom suite, half-bathroom and office.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Laguna Playhouse to Present 'Motorcity Magic', 8/13-24
The Laguna Playhouse is going to continue its Rock 'N Roll Summer by presenting the musical sounds of Motown in MOTORCITY MAGIC - A Musical Journey Through the Motown Years, directed by Michael York ell! MOTORCITY MAGIC will perform two weeks only - Wednesday, August 13 through Sunday, August 24 at the Laguna Playhouse , 606 N. Laguna Canyon Rd. in ... (more)
Ventura County Reporter
Opening The Aviation Museum of Santa Paula held an official "grand opening" on Aug.3, at 800 E. Santa Maria St., suite E, in Santa Paula.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Jeffrey Halford & The Healers: 'Play Some Vinyl' on 'Rainmaker'
California-based singer/songwriter/guitar slinger/poet Jeffrey Halford's seventh CD, Rainmaker, is a musical melange of Americana/folk, blues, rockabilly and roots rock.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
Feds' Silk Road Investigation Violated Privacy Law, Defendant Tells Court
The Department of Justice sees its takedown of the billion-dollar Silk Road black market as a massive, victorious drug bust .