Alameda County Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. AUSD Students Dominate Anti-Smoking PSA AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Patch.com

    Students from Alameda High School and the Alameda Science and Technology Institute placed in all four divisions in the Alameda County Office of Education Anti-Tobacco Public Service Announcement Contest last month. The theme of this year's contest, which is co-sponsored by the Tobacco Use Prevention Education program , was "You'll Regret that E-Cigarette."

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  2. Raiders owner Mark Davis says Oakland must act fast on team's futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Morning Call

    ... in their home markets Wednesday to the ownership at large. Davis said the fact that the city of Oakland and Alameda County are now talking is "a flicker of hope," but doesn't seem overly optimistic a solution is on the horizon. Asked if this process ...

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  3. Oakland teachers reach tentative agreement for "incredible" contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Contra Costa Times

    ... the state," Gorham said. During negotiations, Oakland teachers have complained they are the lowest paid in Alameda County. The current average salary without benefits in the Oakland school district is $55,000 a year. The closest to that is the ...

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  4. Steve Glazer Orinda legacy: a wrecked cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Halfway To Concord

    On Tuesday, May 19, Steve Glazer beat Assemblywoman Susan Bonilla after a fierce campaign in State Senate District 7, which includes much of Contra Costa County and part of eastern Alameda County. Glazer, although a Democrat, ran a conservative campaign, aligning himself with prominent regional Republicans such as incumbent Assemblywoman Catharine Baker, former Congressman Bill Baker, and former State Senator Dick Rainey.

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  5. Around The Horn: Piedmont boys tennis wins NCS titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Contra Costa Times

    ... The Berkeley High School baseball team defeated Bishop O'Dowd 7-3 on May 12 and 4-2 on May 13 to end the West Alameda County Conference-Foothill League regular season in a three-way tie for second place with O'Dowd and Alameda. In the May 12 game, ...

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  6. Glazer beats Bonilla to win "hard fought battle" in special State Senate raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The Antioch Herald

    ... from all 645 precincts counted, Glazer leads Bonilla by 60,824 to 50,569 votes or 54.6% to 45.4%. In the Alameda County portion of the district he won by 56.9% to 43.1% of the vote. In Contra Costa County, much of which has been represented by ...

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  7. Glazer finishes Election Night on topRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Pleasanton Weekly

    ... Glazer said in his Election Night statement. Glazer well ahead in each county, earning 56.94% of the Alameda County vote and 54.08% of the Contra Costa County vote. Contra Costa had the higher voter participation, sitting at 24.76% (almost 91,600 of ...

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  8. Nadia Lockyer: 'OMG! Twins!!!'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | SFGate

    The other day we told you that former state Treasurer Bill Lockyer , 74, and his 43-year-old wife, Nadia - who nearly divorced after a meth-fueled sex scandal ended her tenure on the Alameda County Board of Supervisors - are expecting another child. "OMG! TWINS!!! Blessings blessings and more," Nadia declared on her Facebook page this week, even showing off the sonogram.

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  9. Goodell: No word from Oakland on stadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | SFGate

    ... keep the Raiders in the Bay Area. On Tuesday, Davis said he'd received "nothing in response" from Oakland and Alameda County about a financing plan that would provide $400 million for a proposed $900 million stadium. The silence contrasts with San ...

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  10. Raiders owner Mark Davis reiterates desire to keep team in Oakland, but will prepare for alternativeRead the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | Inside The Oakland Raiders

    ... in funding to make the project happen. There is a "deliverable" date of June 21 for the city of Oakland and Alameda County to get something done and no indication there is anything close to a deal. Here's a transcription of Davis talking to a group ...

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  11. Firefighters rescue 2 dogs from apartment blaze in San LorenzoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Inside Bay Area

    Firefighters rescued two small dogs from a residence after a one-alarm fire broke out at a San Lorenzo apartment complex late Tuesday morning, a fire spokeswoman said. Crews responded at 11:06 a.m. to the 15800 block of Via Granada after someone reported seeing smoke coming from inside a garage on the first floor of the two-story apartment complex, Alameda County Fire spokeswoman Aisha Knowles said.

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  12. NFL exec: Oakland trails in race to keep Raiders, and time is running outRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Business Journal

    Like a safety blitzing up the middle, the National Football League is pressuring the quarterbacks of Oakland and Alameda County's bid for a new Oakland Raiders stadium to scramble and complete a plan quickly or risk seeing the team move away.

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  13. Glazer Tops Bonilla in Senate RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Patch.com

    ... Division's unofficial results. Susan Bonilla, also a democrat, received 45.92 percent of the vote. In Alameda County, unofficial results indicate Glazer picked up 56.94 percent of the vote with 190 of 190 precincts reporting as of 10:58 p.m. Bonilla ...

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  14. Raiders owner Mark Davis says Oakland must act fast on team's futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Los Angeles Times

    ... in their home markets Wednesday to the ownership at large. Davis said the fact that the city of Oakland and Alameda County are now talking is "a flicker of hope," but doesn't seem overly optimistic a solution is on the horizon. Asked if this process ...

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  15. CFO of the Year nominations accepted nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Business Journal

    It's time again to honor a group of Silicon Valley's shining stars who rarely get the limelight - the chief financial officers. Be based in Silicon Valley, as defined by the Business Journal: The Silicon Valley Business Journal defines Silicon Valley as Santa Clara County; Fremont, Newark and Union City in Alameda County; Atherton, Belmont, East Palo Alto, Foster City, Menlo Park, Portola Valley, Redwood City, San Carlos, San Mateo and Woodside in San Mateo County; San Benito County; Santa Cruz County; Monterey County.

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  16. Submit nominations now for Fastest-Growing Private CompaniesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Business Journal

    ... in Silicon Valley, defined by the Business Journal as: Santa Clara County; Fremont, Newark and Union City in Alameda County; Atherton, Belmont, East Palo Alto, Foster City, Menlo Park, Portola Valley, Redwood City, San Carlos, San Mateo and Woodside ...

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  17. 124 California Courthouses At Risk For Deadly Collapse With Major EarthquakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | CBS Local

    ... about here." The Hall of Justice isn't the only category five building in the Bay Area. There are four in Alameda County, two in Contra Costa, one in Napa, three in San Mateo, two in Solano and one in Snow County. For a complete list of the ...

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  18. Opening statements in trial of man accused of killing 15-year-old Oakland girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Inside Bay Area

    ... to life in prison. Since they were each convicted in March of first-degree murder in Jubrille's death, the Alameda County District Attorney's Office has charged two 19-year-olds, Reggie Ray Thomas and Rodney Askari Rederford, with Hadari's murder. A ...

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  19. Local Happenings: Bankhead Theater exhibiting emerging artists' workRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Contra Costa Times

    ... are free. Students and military receive a $10 discount. Check website for pricing. www.ruggedmaniac.com . Alameda County Fair Grounds, 4501 Pleasanton Ave., Pleasanton. 925-426-7600. Art & Wind Festival -- 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. ...

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  20. Owner Davis: Oakland still Raiders' top optionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | ESPN

    ... rallied outside the NFL meetings Tuesday. Davis said he will know by June 21 from the City of Oakland and Alameda County about a preliminary financing plan for $400 million to build a new stadium in the East Bay that he said would cost $900 million. ...

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