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San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee, who died unexpectedly Tuesday, loved corny jokes, local sports teams and playing golf. Being mayor? Maybe not so much, remembers Press Democrat columnist C.W. Nevius.
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Congregation Shomrei Torah had 35 congregants lose homes in the October fires.
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Cheech Marin teams with state to register pot businesses
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North Coast commercial Dungeness crab season delayed again
Sonoma Valley Historical Society gets $5,000 grant for fire documentation
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