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  1. UC Berkeley: Man charged with stealing computers, other electronicsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    A 55-year-old man has been charged with burglary after stealing laptops and other electronics from at least three UC Berkeley buildings, police said Tuesday. Edward Clark, was charged last Friday by the Alameda County District Attorney's office with six new counts of burglary, following a series of thefts at Evans Hall, the Haas School of Business and other undisclosed campus buildings in July.


  2. Livermore: Traffic congestion, safety on Tesla Road called into questionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    Residents living along Tesla Road turned out in force to hear Alameda County consultants present their recommendations for improving safety along the primarily rural road. About 80 people packed a community room at the Livermore Public Library on Monday as consultants for the county's Public Works Agency went through a number of proposals, including adding radar speed signs, rumble strips, guardrails, wider striping and more safety turnouts to aid traffic enforcement.


  3. Elder abuse by Oakland conservator Scott Phipps: Gwen Booze speaks outRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    ... across the country urged Phipps to allow Elinor to exercise her rights. Many advocates also contacted the Alameda County Board of Supervisors. The letter below from Oakland resident Gwen Booze is just one example. Phipps did not allow Elinor to ...


  4. San Leandro half-cent sales tax on November ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    ... to ensure the money is used for services listed on the ballot measure. The measure is opposed by Terry Floyd, Alameda County Libertarian Party treasurer, who questioned the need for it. "Measure Z was supposed to sunset in seven years; we were told ...


  5. Oakland school massacre: Jury told of 5 minutes of terrorRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | SFGate

    Officers from the Alameda County Sheriff Coroner Department remove the bodies from outside the Oikos University, Monday April 2, 2012, in Oakland, Calif.


  6. $2.8 Million Environmental Violation SettlementRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Edhat

    ... aerosol spray cans, and other toxic and ignitable materials. During 2012 and 2013, inspectors from the Alameda County District Attorney's Office Environmental Protection Division, investigators from the Monterey County District Attorney's Office, ...


  7. Berkeley: Transient man found dead last week identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    A man whose body was found in a city parking lot last week has been identified as 22-year-old Tyler Gray, an Alameda County Coroner's Office spokesman said Tuesday. Gray's body was discovered by police at 1:55 p.m. on Sept.


  8. San Ramon Valley former fire chief to speak at Las Positas Tedx talkRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    The retired San Ramon fire chief who brainstormed the idea for a smart-phone app that alerts citizens trained in CPR to cardiac emergencies in their vicinity will be one of the speakers at the 2014 TEDx symposium, set for Sept. 20 at Las Positas College in Livermore.


  9. Mr. Dillman Goes to City HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | East Bay Express

    ... campaigns this summer, Dillman was serving 69 days in Santa Rita Jail for assaulting two plain-clothed Alameda County Sheriff's deputies in front of his theater in 2010. Although Dillman is considered a long shot this November, he nonetheless may ...


  10. Obamacare: Look, Ma, my teeth are covered.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    ... can find specifics on the Covered California website.) For example, a stand-alone dental plan for an adult in Alameda County will run between $12.99 and $64.25 per month, depending on the insurer and type of plan. You can add children to these ...


  11. Judge Rules Against Demonstrators in UC Berkeley Brutality CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2011 |

    ... on Nov. 9, 2011. The defendants include UC Berkeley, top university administrators, university police, the Alameda County Sheriff's Office and the Oakland Police Department. One of the issues today was the demonstrators' bid to amend their suit to ...


  12. Monterey County hazardous material dumping settlementMonterey County...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Salinas Californian

    ... 116 intact mercury lamps. Further investigation by the Monterey County District Attorney's Office and the Alameda County District Attorney's Office, along with the California Department of Toxic Substances Control, revealed violations of law at TJX ...


  13. Stray cats in East Bay parkRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | San Jose Mercury News

    ... is the farthest western parking lot along the creek. It's in Union City, near Union City Boulevard and the Alameda County Fire Station, and alongside Alameda Creek. As you enter the parking lot, there is a large shrub on the righthand side. There is ...


  14. Officials ID Homeless Man, 22, Found Dead in BerkeleyRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago |

    A man whose body was found in a parking lot in downtown Berkeley a week ago has been identified as 22-year-old Tyler Gray, a transient, according to the Alameda County coroner's bureau. Berkeley police said there were no signs that foul play was involved in the death of Gray, who was found unresponsive in the parking lot on the northwest corner of Shattuck Avenue and Blake Street at 1:54 p.m. on Sept.


  15. Oakland: Man pleads not guilty to murder charges in two separate incidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    ... separately for each murder because the evidence is different in each case but her objection was overruled by Alameda County Superior Court Judge Paul Delucchi.


  16. Man sentenced to life without parole in Hayward home-invasion killingRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    Alameda County prosecutor Jimmie Wilson says Joseph Thomas Connors used to buy marijuana from the victim Maurice Collins, 28, and believed Collins would not be at home when he hatched a plan to break into Collins' Vanderbilt Street condo on Jan. 4, 2011. Connors enlisted his friend Richard Delosangeles for help and armed him with a gun.


  17. Castro Valley CA Real Estate Agent Murline Monat Comments on Bay Area Home PricesRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | PRWeb

    After two years of skyrocketing home prices in the Bay Area, home buyers are glad to hear that the market appears to be leveling out. "In the past two years, the home price in Alameda County has increased by 50%, that kind of growth is just not sustainable," said Castro Valley CA real estate agent Murline Monat.


  18. Jury awards $545,000 to Fremont charter school founder who was firedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Inside Bay Area

    The founder and former chief executive of a charter school in Fremont has been awarded $545,000 in damages by jurors who found that she had been fired in retaliation for complaining that she had been discriminated against. An Alameda County Superior Court jury ruled that board members at Families of Alameda for Multi-Cultural/Multi-Lingual Education Charter School, or FAME, created a hostile work environment for Maram Alaiwat, retaliated against her and breached the covenant of good faith and fair dealing by preventing her from doing her job.


  19. Alameda County creates new website to prepare for natural disastersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Inside Bay Area

    Alameda County has unveiled a new and improved disaster awareness website designed to put the best available information on emergency preparedness under one easily accessible heading. The website, , is available through all computer, smartphone and tablet formats, and it provides various checklists, informational videos, multimedia presentations and a "Make a Kit" overview to deal with fires, earthquakes, flooding, pandemics and other disasters that could conceivably happen in the Bay Area.


  20. Twitter's Janet Van Huysse to Keynote Women's Leadership Luncheon, Sept. 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | PR Log

    ... multi-stressed individuals and families. It is a multicultural agency committed to serving families of Alameda County regardless of age, ethnicity/race, financial status, language, sexual orientation, immigration status, class, religion, gender, ...