Monthly Archives: May 2015

Sunday Reading – 05/31/15

The following links are just news items and opinions that pass my desk throughout the week. I don’t necessarily support or advocate any of the items, they are just interesting reads. Two Faults Could Make One Big Earthquake – Ask … Continue reading

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The “Call From Windows Technical Support” Phone Scam

  I received a call Monday morning from a person claiming to be from Windows technical support. She said that I had serious malware and viruses on my PC. I knew immediately that it was a scam, I muttered a … Continue reading

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Oakley Residents Offered Free Wood Chips to Help with Drought

Need some wood chips/mulch for your landscaping? The City of Oakley and Diablo Water District have teamed with West Coast Arborists, Inc. (WCA) to offer free wood chips that can be spread as mulch, around trees and shrubs. The wood … Continue reading

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Sunday Reading – 05/24/15

The following links are just news items and opinions that pass my desk throughout the week. I don’t necessarily support or advocate any of the items, they are just interesting reads. The ‘living concrete’ that can heal itself – It’s the … Continue reading

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Drought barrier causes detour around West False River

Drought Barrier Construction Requires Delta Detours Boaters Are Reminded To Avoid West False River during Busy Memorial Day Weekend SACRAMENTO — The Department of Water Resources (DWR) is advising boaters who intend to enjoy the Memorial Day weekend in the … Continue reading

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Scam Of The Week: Red Bull Money Mule Victims

From Cyberheist News A cunning money laundering scam that is currently back on the rise. This lure was first used during spring break in 2014 and apparently successful because it’s back. It’s an email claiming to be from Red Bull … Continue reading

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The Grades Are In: Bay Area Pavement Report Card

From MTC – The good news is the quality of the pavement on the typical Bay Area street did not deteriorate in 2014. The bad news is that neither did it improve. Data released today by the Metropolitan Transportation Commission … Continue reading

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