Monthly Archives: January 2014

You Know Your “Stairway To Heaven” Cover Is So Good When It Makes Jimmy Page And Robert Plant Cry

Watch Ann and Nancy Wilson of Heart perform this amazing classic, this gave me such a rush. This is an emotional moment as well, because the son of their dear friend and drummer John Bonham is playing the drums. John … Continue reading

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Governor’s California Water Action Plan has been released

The Brown administration’s final California Water Action Plan  (it’s only 22 pages, give it a read) has been released by the California Natural Resources Agency, the California Environmental Protection Agency, and the California Department of Food and Agriculture. Details are … Continue reading

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I-680 Express Lanes

The Bay Area Infrastructure Financing Authority (BAIFA) is working closely with Caltrans to convert the existing HOV lanes on I-680 into express lanes from Rudgear Road to Alcosta Blvd. in the southbound direction and from Alcosta Blvd. to Livorna Road … Continue reading

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Scam Of The Week: “Customer Service Center”

Fake customer service center notifications are used to spread malware. Emails that claim to be from a “Customer Service Center” are being sent out by cybercriminals in an effort to distribute a piece of malware. The emails say that they … Continue reading

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New virus linked to Colony Collapse Disorder

By Geoffrey Mohan A rapidly mutating virus has leaped from plants to honeybees, where it is reproducing and contributing to the collapse of colonies vital to the multibillion-dollar agricultural industry, according to a new study. Tobacco ringspot virus, a pollen-borne … Continue reading

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Dutch Slough Supplemental EIR now available for public comment

The Supplemental Environmental Impact Report for the Dutch Slough Tidal Marsh Restoration Project is now available online for public comment. This Supplemental EIR covers project design refinements that have been developed since the 2010 Final EIR for the Project, but … Continue reading

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Oakley’s Citizen Satisfaction Survey

It’s that time again! Every two years the City of Oakley reaches out to the public and ask that they weigh in through the Citizen Satisfaction Survey. Five hundred (500) Oakley residents subscribed for garbage service were selected at random … Continue reading

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