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  1. Castro Valley CA Real Estate Agent Murline Monat Comments on August Home SalesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | PRWeb

    ... inventory of single-family detached homes will last four months - up from 3.8 months in July. As for Alameda County, according to California Association of Realtors, the affordability index is 45% for first time buyers, and 22% for traditional ...


  2. Reports: Car slams into Dublin taqueria, injuring...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | SFGate

    A car crashed through the front of a Dublin taqueria Thursday night, injuring six people, two of them severely, NBC Bay Area reported . Emergency crews arrived on the scene at Taqueria Los Pericos on the 7000 block of Village Parkway just after 6 p.m., an Alameda County Fire Department official said.


  3. Car Drives into Mexican Restaurant in Dublin, Several InjuredRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    ... ersonnel arrived several minutes later. Dublin Police were not immediately available to comment on the crash. Alameda County Fire officials have not yet been reached for comment.


  4. Second time around, Alameda County transportation sales tax increase attracts more money, interestRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    Alameda County's second election battle in two years on doubling its transportation sales tax to 1 percent is proving more intense and expensive this time around. More than $1.1 million in campaign funds had been raised by Sept.


  5. Teen's case adds to debate over brain deathRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    ... assessment of McMath's brain function last winter, and the court asked him to review the new filings. He told Alameda County Superior Court Judge Emilio Grillo that any determination of brain death requires bedside examinations, and none of the new ...


  6. Car Crashes Into Restaurant in DublinRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NBC Bay Area

    Several people were transported to the hospital late Thursday after a car crashed into a restaurant in Dublin, according to Alameda County Sheriff's Office Sgt.


  7. Judge sets bail at nearly $5.5 million for members of Oakland's Black Muslim TempleRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | San Jose Mercury News

    ... and one misdemeanor. The defendants did not enter pleas Thursday. Six of them asked to be represented by the Alameda County Public Defenders Office, or court-appointed lawyers. Bey, a former follower of the defunct Your Black Muslim Bakery and ...


  8. 1 freed, 1 held in Berkeley hatchet Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | SFGate

    BERKELEYSIDE: A judge has freed a woman arrested after the murder of a Berkeley man in February, but ruled Thursday that her boyfriend must face the charge against him in the case. Late Thursday, Alameda County Superior Court Judge Thomas Reardon said enough evidence had been presented for 29-year-old Michael Diggs to continue to face prosecution in the homicide of Sylvan Fuselier on Feb. 28 in his Berkeley apartment.


  9. Oakland Tribune editorial: Gacoscos, Duncan and Ellis for Union City councilRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    ... make cuts. That's in part because employee benefit costs are continuing to rise, as is the price the Alameda County Fire Department charges the city for fire protection. At the same time, the city's retirement debt is approximately $89 million, ...


  10. Contra Costa Times editorial: Elect Nathan Bell to help fix Moraga Orinda Fire District's huge debtRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    ... he says, and he's right. "Everything else plays into that." He's running against Kathleen Famulener, an Alameda County deputy district attorney appointed to a fire board vacancy in 2013. She is now standing for election to try to keep her seat. Like ...


  11. New United Way Report Shows 29% of Bay Area Households Are Struggling to Afford Basic NeedsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Release News

    ... living. Since 2008, the overall cost of living has increased by an average of 26% in San Francisco and 24% in Alameda County. Monthly housing expenses for a San Francisco family with two adults and two children cost an average of $1,444 in 2008, but ...


  12. 3 good men gone within days of each otherRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Pleasanton Weekly

    ... and at one time chairman of the ValleyCare Health System, died Oct. 9. He was 83. Bill McCammon, retired Alameda County Fire Chief and current president of the Alameda County Fair Board of Directors, died Oct. 13. He was 61. Jerry Lemm, former ...


  13. Guest commentary: Re-electing Raburn to the BART board is right choiceRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    ... to inform the public of upcoming contracting opportunities. Raburn has been endorsed by the Sierra Club, the Alameda County Carpenters local 713, the Building and Construction Trades Council of Alameda County as well as various other organizations ...


  14. School blunder heats superintendent raceRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... state and local officials - demanding the situation be resolved. (The case was filed against the state in an Alameda County court.) "Those students who did receive schedules were assigned to inappropriate courses a . Many were told, sometimes for ...


  15. San Lorenzo High School Students Advocate for Transportation SolutionsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago |

    ... walkability of their neighborhoods and effectiveness of public transit. These efforts, funded in part by the Alameda County Transportation Commission (Alameda CTC) with Measure B funding through the Alameda County Safe Routes to Schools Program ...


  16. Police Arrest San Leandro Man Suspected of RobberyRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago |

    ... scene of the second, where police said he positively identified Baucom as the perpetrator. On Wednesday, the Alameda County District Attorney's Office charged Baucom with robbery, attempted robbery, committing a crime while out on bail for an ...


  17. CA: Oakland Teen Who Set Agender Youth's Skirt on Fire Agrees to Plea DealRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Mass Transit

    ... Thomas pleaded no contest to felony assault by means to produce bodily injury during a hearing before Alameda County Superior Court Judge Paul Delucchi. Formal sentencing is set for Nov. 14. After the attack, William Du Bois, Thomas' attorney, said ...


  18. Amir Khan allowed to park A 36k convertible Chevrolet outside Oakland Raiders' stadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... things come free to VIPs, as Khan was allowed to leave his Chevrolet Stingray right in front of the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum. Khan posed for this picture with a police officer after being allowed to park his Chevrolet in a special area Khan ...


  19. Tri-Valley Veterans Day parade set for 1 p.m. Nov.2 in downtown PleasantonRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Pleasanton Weekly

    ... Marching along the way also will be Girl Scout and Boy Scout organizations, Scottish pipe and drum units, the Alameda County Sheriff's Posse, elected officials from Tri-Valley cities and veterans from Afghanistan, Iraq, Vietnam, Korea and even World ...


  20. Livermore council: Four run for two seatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Inside Bay Area

    ... support Measure BB, an initiative that would raise a half-cent transportation sales tax to a whole cent in Alameda County. Among the projects and improvements it would fund, $400 million would go toward a BART extension from Pleasanton to Livermore ...