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  1. Piedmont: Sports complex bid resurfacesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    Rumors and speculation are swirling through the city over a poll being conducted for Piedmont Recreational Facilities Organization asking people their thoughts about a possible multimillion bond measure in 2016 to finance a sports complex at Blair Park and improve other city recreational facilities. "We have retained a highly respected polling group to get a reasonable sample from enough people to gauge opinion," Menke said.

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  2. Piedmont CA Real Estate Agent Broker Anian Tunney Agrees with Real...Read the original story

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    Anian Tunney Piedmont CA real estate agent broker comments on optimism amongst Realtors in the October 2014 National Association of Realtors Profile of Real Estate Firms Survey. With continuing improvements to the economy, a majority of Realtors and real estate firms are confident that profits will increase over the next year.

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  3. Piedmont: Sports complex bid resurfacesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Contra Costa Times

    Rumors and speculation are swirling through the city over a poll being conducted for Piedmont Recreational Facilities Organization asking people their thoughts about a possible multimillion bond measure in 2016 to finance a sports complex at Blair Park and improve other city recreational facilities. "We have retained a highly respected polling group to get a reasonable sample from enough people to gauge opinion," Menke said.

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  4. Piedmont: Turkey Trot nonprofit submits documentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Contra Costa Times

    ... status and a fictitious business name statement. The documents also show pertinent fees for the race paid to the Piedmont Recreation Department. The city needed the documents for time to review for completeness and put on the Nov. 3 City Council ...

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  5. Put a Cork in CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | San Francisco Magazine

    ... to be less overripe and manipulated. For simple wines made well, look to northern Italian regions like Trentino and Piedmont, parts of France like Beaujolais, or northern Spain.

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  6. How Connecting the Community Transformed a Rural School DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | T.H.E. Journal

    Under superintendent Matt Akin's leadership, Piedmont City School District , a three-school district in rural Alabama, has gained national acclaim. The district's Piedmont High was named one of "America's Best High Schools" by U.S. News & World Report as well as "Apple Distinguished School," and a Blue Ribbon School by the U.S. Department of Education.

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  7. Piedmont 42, Mt. Eden 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 | Fremont Bulletin

    Thanks to the contributions of Gabriel and Jacob Watson, the host Piedmont High football team added yet another dominant West Alameda County Conference victory to its impressive season, beating Mt. Eden 42-24 on Friday.

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  8. Oakland: Mulberry's Market owners open dream store on Piedmont AvenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Inside Bay Area

    When Chad Olcott and wife Laura Pochop opened Mulberry's Market in what was Bonfare Market, a worn down convenience store in Piedmont, they dove into it head first with little know-how on how to run a grocery store. Seven years later, the coffee shop, deli and select grocery store has become a Piedmont staple with a great customer base and able employees, Olcott said.

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  9. Piedmont briefs: City sets hearings on General PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Inside Bay Area

    The city of Piedmont will hold two public hearings and discussions about the update to the housing element of the General Plan. The Planning Commission will meet at 5 p.m. Thursday in City Council chambers, 120 Vista Ave., Piedmont.

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  10. Mid-Week Menu: Poutine in Berkeley, Chow's Plans for Piedmont...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | East Bay Express

    ... 2) Looks like the cat's finally out of the bag with respect to the specific location of Chow's long-awaited Piedmont Avenue restaurant: A public notice outlining the comfort-food specialist's plans has been posted outside of 3770 Piedmont Avenue, a ...

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  11. How Connecting the Community Transformed a Rural School DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | T.H.E. Journal

    Under superintendent Matt Akin's leadership, Piedmont City School District , a three-school district in rural Alabama, has gained national acclaim. The district's Piedmont High was named one of "America's Best High Schools" by U.S. News & World Report as well as "Apple Distinguished School," and a Blue Ribbon School by the U.S. Department of Education.

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  12. Piedmont: Tempers flare at meeting over Turkey TrotRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Inside Bay Area

    Some feathers got ruffled at the Turkey Trot meeting during a city/school district liaison public hearing held Friday at school district offices. Discussions centered around the city's role in the Turkey Trot, which is held every Thanksgiving Day to benefit Piedmont High School's cross-country and track teams.

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  13. UC Berkeley deals with rash of sexual assault allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | KTVU Oakland

    ... alleged that five people were drugged with a date rape drug and assaulted at the Delta Kappa Epsilon fraternity on Piedmont. That series of incidents was alleged to have happened last weekend. While students are on high alert because of these ...

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  14. Math education: Bay Area parents push schools to accelerate middle schoolersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    "Go slow to go fast" is the mantra of the new Common Core method of teaching math, designed to demystify the often-hated subject and prepare students for advanced classes. But parents from Palo Alto to Pleasanton to Piedmont have rebelled, insisting on keeping some of the key elements of "old math" and its "learn more faster" approach.

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  15. Piedmont CA Real Estate Agent Broker Anian Tunney Explains Current Concerns about the Shadow MarketRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | PRWeb

    ... does not reinstate the Debt Relief Act, shadow inventory will only increase," remarked Tunney. New listings in Piedmont include, 212 Bonita Ave, Piedmont offered at 2,150,000. Even high-end real estate, such as that in Tunney's part of the San ...

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  16. Parents push schools to accelerate middle schoolers in mathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Vallejo Times-Herald

    "Go slow to go fast" is the mantra of the new Common Core method of teaching math, designed to demystify the often-hated subject and prepare students for advanced classes. But parents from Palo Alto to Pleasanton to Piedmont have rebelled, insisting on keeping some of the key elements of "old math" and its "learn more faster" approach.

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  17. Piedmont: Plans moving ahead for seven condosRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Inside Bay Area

    Plans are moving along for the Piedmont Station project to build seven condominiums at the corner of Linda and Oakland avenues. The old Pacific Gas & Electric substation on the site is being demolished.

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  18. Piedmont: Documentary covers growing issue of autismRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Contra Costa Times

    ... autism in children and adults. Taking note of the growing prevalence of autism in the United States, members of the Piedmont Appreciating Diversity Film Series committee chose the film for the group's upcoming screening in hopes of fostering a ...

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  19. Piedmont: Education Speaker Series presents author BronsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Contra Costa Times

    The second event in the 2014-2015 Piedmont Education Speaker Series features San Francisco resident and best-selling author Po Bronson, who will discuss the findings from his book "NurtureShock: New Thinking About Children" from 7:30 to 9 p.m. Tuesday in the Alan Harvey Theater at Piedmont High School. In "NurtureShock," Bronson and co-author Ashley Merryman examine the science of parenting, turning on its ear most current conventional wisdom on best parenting practices.

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  20. Piedmont and Montclair police logs: Oakland hills report 13 auto burglariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Contra Costa Times

    The following are highlights from the Piedmont police blotter. For more information, including about other cases, visit the Police Department at 403 Highland Ave. 8:26 a.m. -- Rockridge shopping center .

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