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  1. Livermore snuffs out smoking downtownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Inside Bay Area

    ... to stay "a reasonable distance" away. The amendment brings Livermore's ordinance in line with laws passed in Alameda County and the cities of Dublin and Alameda. It also will cover open areas, such as city-managed parks, plazas and transit stops. ...

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  2. BART tackles growing suicide problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Contra Costa Times

    ... response to the suicide trend drew praise from Nancy Salamy, executive director of Crisis Support Services of Alameda County. "Many of us have had frustrating years of advocating action in front of transit agencies," she said. For the longer term, ...

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  3. East Bay Water Utility Votes To Impose 20-Percent Mandatory Reduction ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | CBS Local

    A small pool of water is surrounded by dried and cracked earth that was the bottom of the Almaden Reservoir. OAKLAND - The East Bay Municipal Utility District board of directors voted Tuesday to declare a stage four critical drought and impose a districtwide 20 percent mandatory reduction in water use.

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  4. Antioch to join regional emergency communications networkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | San Jose Mercury News

    Police here finally will be able to talk directly to other public safety agencies instead of encountering communication barriers in potentially dangerous situations. The City Council unanimously agreed Tuesday to join a group of other government agencies in Contra Costa and Alameda counties that are all using the same radio communications system and pay $1.8 million to buy and install that equipment.

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  5. Counter-Terrorism Officials Helped Track Black Lives Matter ProtestersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | East Bay Express

    ... other CHP emails as sources of information, or recipients of intel gathered by the Oakland Police Department, Alameda County Sheriff's Office, and other agencies. "We are not the CHP," Matthew Hopkins the deputy commander of Cal STAC told me. "There ...

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  6. Pleasanton students shine at science, engineering competitionRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Pleasanton Weekly

    Over 20 Pleasanton Unified School District students participated in the annual Synopsys Alameda County Science and Engineering Fair -- with seven students taking home high honors and five receiving "Honorable Mention" or a "Special Award." The annual competition, co-sponsored by Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, asks middle and high school students to go beyond their classroom studies to do independent project-based research.

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  7. Another SickoRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Right on the Left Coast

    Is it just me, or do others also believe that you cannot simultaneously support this type of living arrangement and believe that so-called rape culture exists in our universities? Police say a student at the University of California at Berkeley has been arrested and charged with using his cell phone to secretly record a fellow student in a dormitory bathroom. UC Berkeley Police said Monday 20-year-old Alfredo Mendez has been charged by Alameda County prosecutors with invading a person's privacy, a misdemeanor.

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  8. Hayward: Disaster preparedness expo April 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Fremont Bulletin

    Emergency and social service agencies from throughout Alameda County will take part in "Operation Independence V." The free expo, which is open to the public, will have emergency equipment demonstrations, exhibits, presentations, hands-on training and workshops. "Our goal is to help people become prepared before disaster strikes, stay strong during and be resilient after," said Hayward Fire Chief Garrett Contreras.

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  9. Ex-deputy caught in prostitution sting wants job backRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | San Francisco Chronicle

    A former Alameda County sheriff's deputy is fighting to get his job back after he was fired for soliciting a prostitute during a San Ramon police sting, court records show. In October 2013, Austin Mederos , a 31-year-old Livermore resident, allegedly set up a meeting with a prostitute after responding to an ad on MyRedbook.com, a now-shuttered Bay Area website that investigators say was an online marketplace for prostitution.

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  10. Cyber Safety Presentation- Tonight Tue. 4/14/15Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Patch.com

    The Alameda County Sheriffs' Office and DSAL are putting on a presentation on how to keep your child safe- CYBER SAFE....

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  11. Hayward: Brother of former major leaguer Charlton Jimerson dies in police custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Inside Bay Area

    ... some type of stimulant, was cooperative during the arrest had no visible injuries. His body was taken to the Alameda County Sheriff's coroner's office, where an autopsy was conducted Tuesday afternoon. Both the cause and manner of death remained ...

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  12. BART launches campaign after recent suicides on the tracksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | SFGate

    ... already have such doors, which only provide access to the train after it stops. Nancy Salamy , who directs Alameda County Crisis Support Services , a member of the intervention alliance, applauded BART's first steps, but said more work is needed. ...

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  13. CA: BART Tackles Growing Suicide ProblemRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Mass Transit

    ... quick and effective action to respond to the trend drew praise from Nancy Salamy, executive director of the Alameda County Crisis Support Services. "Many of us have had frustrating years of advocating action in front of transit agencies," she said. ...

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  14. Telecare Corporation Reaches Milestone 50th AnniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Market Wire

    ... began across the U.S. to deinstitutionalize the care of persons with mental illness. Its collaboration with Alameda County and other state and local behavioral health agencies became a national model for public-private mental healthcare partnerships ...

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  15. Livermore Police Dispatcher Recognized for National Public Safety Telecommunicator WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Patch.com

    ... On April 17 2015, the Livermore Police Department will be honoring their 18 Public Safety Dispatchers at the Alameda County Public Safety Dispatcher Banquet in Pleasanton. This year's recipient of the Dispatcher of the Year award will be given to ...

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  16. Guest commentary: Bay Area must do better job at getting women electedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Contra Costa Times

    ... Their work is helping to change campus culture and make women safer. Donna McNichol, manager of the Alameda County/Oakland Planned Parenthood Mar Monte health centers, will be named the Jerrie Meadows Advocate of the Year. Jerrie was well known in ...

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  17. Livermore snuffs out smoking downtownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Contra Costa Times

    ... to stay "a reasonable distance" away. The amendment brings Livermore's ordinance in line with laws passed in Alameda County and the cities of Dublin and Alameda. It also will cover open areas, such as city-managed parks, plazas and transit stops. ...

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  18. Man's body found lying in doorway of Fremont homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Contra Costa Times

    ... 40s lying partially outside a door at the home and pronounced the man dead at the scene, Bosques said. The Alameda County Coroner's Office was investigating the man's cause of death on Monday and his identity has not been released pending ...

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  19. Fremont: Court upholds $2.8M award for woman molested by Jehova's Witnesses memberRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Inside Bay Area

    A state appeals court in San Francisco on Monday upheld a $2.8 million compensatory damage award for a woman who was molested as a child by an adult member of the North Fremont Jehovah's Witnesses Congregation. But the appeals court overturned an additional $8.6 million punitive award levied against the congregation and the Jehovah's Witnesses headquarters organization in a 2012 Alameda County Superior Court trial on a lawsuit filed by Candace Conti.

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  20. Court throws out damage award against Jehovah's WitnessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | KRNV-TV Reno

    ... Fremont congregation or the victim's parents that her alleged molester had molested someone else before her. Alameda County jurors had awarded the victim $7 million in compensatory damages and another $21 million in punitive damages in 2012 in what ... 44 comments