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  1. More than just beansRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Reporter

    ANTIOCH >> Hear ye, all skeptics and doubters who question the redemptive power of employment: It was a job at San Quentin Prison that pivoted John Krause, a self-neglectful, substance abusing criminal, to life as an Antioch entrepreneur with a mission. The 33-year-old, married father of three is the owner and operator of Big House Beans, a coffee bean roastery with a business plan for financial gain, but a purpose for changing lives.

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  2. Antioch coffee entrepreneur finds redemption in every cupRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | San Jose Mercury News

    Hear ye, all skeptics and doubters who question the redemptive power of employment: It was a job at San Quentin Prison that pivoted John Krause, a self-neglectful, substance abusing criminal, to life as an Antioch entrepreneur with a mission. The 33-year-old, married father of three is the owner and operator of Big House Beans, a coffee bean roastery with a business plan for financial gain, but a purpose for changing lives.

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  3. 1 bad decision can crush your hopesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Daily Republic

    ... only recently that I watched his testimony on YouTube about how he changed the direction of his life while in San Quentin prison. The part that struck me was that he was at a party when someone was shot. It hit home to me because when my friend and ...

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  4. African American classical music: Renaissance woman P. Kujichagulia speaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | San Francisco Bay View

    ... capitalist oppression. She has been to the continent to study and teach, as well as inside the bowels of San Quentin. She is a phenomenal and legendary jazz trumpeter, who also raps about our people's movement and struggles, reminiscent of the Last ...

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  5. Ronald 'Elder' Freeman: He walked the San Quentin yard with the noble stature of a revolutionaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | San Francisco Bay View

    ... When I first met Elder, he was introduced to me as Kojo. The Black Panther I knew as Kojo walked the yard of San Quentin with the noble stature of a revolutionary. He served his time with the dignity and the spirit of a caged Panther. I know that ...

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  6. Watch Kevin Hart Help Will Ferrell 'Get Hard'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Daily Actor

    Get Hard : When millionaire hedge fund manager James is nailed for fraud and bound for a stretch in San Quentin, the judge gives him 30 days to get his affairs in order. Desperate, he turns to Darnell to prep him for a life behind bars.

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  7. John Brown LivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Bohemian.com

    ''John Brown's Body' at San Quentin' plays Jan. 17 at 7pm at Congregation Shomrei Torah, 2600 Bennett Valley Road, Santa Rosa. 707.578.5519 hey wrote me with pure heart," recalls San Francisco filmmaker Joe DeFrancesco, as he describes how he came to make the landmark documentary, 'John Brown's Body' at San Quentin .

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  8. Turning the page after a life sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | SFGate

    KALW has partnered with the award-winning San Quentin Prison Report, bringing you stories told behind prison walls by inmate reporters.

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  9. Doing time at the San Quentin MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    The executioner at San Quentin in the 1940s was clearly a sentimental fellow. For every hanging he performed, he'd mark the occasion by crafting a miniature noose out of thick string, tagging it with the inmate's number and tucking it in a cigar box he kept in his desk drawer.

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  10. Doing time at the San Quentin MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    The executioner at San Quentin in the 1940s was clearly a sentimental fellow. For every hanging he performed, he'd mark the occasion by crafting a miniature noose out of thick string, tagging it with the inmate's number and tucking it in a cigar box he kept in his desk drawer.

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  11. Doing time at the San Quentin MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Inside Bay Area

    The executioner at San Quentin in the 1940s was clearly a sentimental fellow. For every hanging he performed, he'd mark the occasion by crafting a miniature noose out of thick string, tagging it with the inmate's number and tucking it in a cigar box he kept in his desk drawer.

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  12. Who Do You Love...To Hate?Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Blazers Edge

    ... of our family. For that kind of scratch you'd think he could get his tats from somewhere other than D Block at San Quentin. What's not to like? Media overexposure; often takes exception to being fouled; actively prevents Jack McBrayer from spreading ...

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  13. San Francisco to learn its 2024 Olympic bid fate ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... rg. Paris, as well as cities in South Africa and Australia, also might enter the race. From nooses to shivs, the San Quentin Museum collection is eclectic, all right. But it's the stories that go with the exhibits that captivate.

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  14. Taking a stand against poisonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... love of our life. Tell Fred to just love the little guy and everyone will be happy. From nooses to shivs, the San Quentin Museum collection is eclectic, all right. But it's the stories that go with the exhibits that captivate. The actress, who's ...

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  15. Raiders reportedly interviewed Pep Hamilton, Eric ManginiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Contra Costa Times

    ... and Broncos defensive coordinator Jack Del Rio in addition to Shanahan and Hamilton. From nooses to shivs, the San Quentin Museum collection is eclectic, all right. But it's the stories that go with the exhibits that captivate. The actress, who's ...

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  16. Cousins sentenced in Berkeley homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... evidence as to who the shooter was and that both cousins had a self-defense claim. From nooses to shivs, the San Quentin Museum collection is eclectic, all right. But it's the stories that go with the exhibits that captivate. The actress, who's ...

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  17. AP Source: White Sox agree to $4M deal with BonifacioRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Inside Bay Area

    ... Cubs and Atlanta. He hit .259 in 110 games last season with the Cubs and Braves. From nooses to shivs, the San Quentin Museum collection is eclectic, all right. But it's the stories that go with the exhibits that captivate. The actress, who's ...

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  18. Herhold: Don't let neglect kill the Mt. Umunhum radar towerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Contra Costa Times

    ... off its back, is in jeopardy. We shouldn't lose a vital bookmark for the valley. From nooses to shivs, the San Quentin Museum collection is eclectic, all right. But it's the stories that go with the exhibits that captivate. The actress, who's ...

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  19. Cameron Diaz marrying Benji Madden on Monday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Contra Costa Times

    ... Contact him at Facebook.com/BayAreaNewsGroup.TonyHicks or Twitter.com/tonyhicks67 From nooses to shivs, the San Quentin Museum collection is eclectic, all right. But it's the stories that go with the exhibits that captivate. The actress, who's ...

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  20. Raiders, 49ers both interview Mike ShanahanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Inside Bay Area

    ... was interested only in coaching the 49ers, who told him that they are not interested. From nooses to shivs, the San Quentin Museum collection is eclectic, all right. But it's the stories that go with the exhibits that captivate. The actress, who's ...

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