Alameda County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Alameda County, CA. (Page 5)

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  1. Oakland: Couple sentenced in neighbor's fatal shootingRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... contest to attempted murder for the shooting of Spears' cousin. In following the terms of the plea agreement, Alameda County Superior Court Judge Paul Delucchi today sentenced Alford to 24 years to life in state prison and Allen to 10 years. ...

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  2. Oakland: School security guard to stand trial in attack on disabled studentRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... injury to a child for allegedly attacking a disabled student. At the end of a one-day preliminary hearing, Alameda County Superior Court Judge Joan Cartwright ordered 23-year-old Marchell Mitchell to return to court on Aug. 29 to be arraigned and to ...

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  3. Berkeley: Soda tax opponents sue city over ballot wordingRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Contra Costa Times

    The description of a proposed tax on the distribution of sugar-sweetened beverages slated to appear in Berkeley's voter pamphlet as Measure D, is "false, misleading, and illegally biased," according to a lawsuit filed this week in Alameda County Superior Court.

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  4. City leaders get suite at new arenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    ... CONTROVERSY WHEN ITS MAYOR AND OTHERS USED THE PRICEY SEATS FOR AN NBA ALL-STAR GAME. THE CITY OF OAKLAND AND ALAMEDA COUNTY HAVE A SUITE THEY SHARE AT ORACLE ARENA, BUT OTHERS LIKE PORTLAND'S MODA CENTER, L.A.'S STAPLES CENTER AND THE NEW LEVI'S ...

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  5. Options for Keeping the Raiders in OaklandRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Silver And Black Pride

    There is an answer to keeping the Raiders in Oakland. Hopefully our three headed beast which pervades the the Oakland city council, Alameda County Board and the Coliseum Board will refrain from spinning themselves into paralysis regarding how to keep the Raiders here.

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  6. Man gets 32 years to life for murder during marijuana robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | KTVU Oakland

    ... robbery at an Alameda apartment complex three years ago in which the intended victim was fatally shot. Alameda County Superior Court Judge Jon Rolefson said 25-year-old Christopher Donaldson deserved the maximum sentence possible for the death of ...

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  7. MBDA National Director Concludes Trip Connecting California...Read the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Department of Commerce

    ... Director of Corporate Development, Alison Germak; Port of Oakland's Director of Aviation, Deborah Ale Flint; Alameda County Supervisor Keith Carson and Oakland Mayor Jean Quan. Yesterday, Castillo addressed an audience of more than 3,000 minority ...

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  8. Berkeley man accused of stabbing woman on AC Transit bus arraignedRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Contra Costa Times

    ... murder charge for allegedly randomly stabbing a woman on an AC Transit bus in Berkeley on Monday night. Alameda County Superior Court Judge Trina Thompson referred 24-year-old Eric Palmer to the Public Defender's Office to be assigned a lawyer and ...

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  9. Voters Fight Language of Berkeley Soda TaxRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Courthouse News Service

    ... the city. Berkeley would be the first city in the country to tax sugary drinks. But in his Aug. 13 lawsuit in Alameda County Court, Anthony Johnson calls the ballot language "false, misleading, and illegally biased." Measure D's label asks, in part, ...

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  10. Oakland council reaffirms garbage contractRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | Inside Bay Area

    ... in at $37.53 -- down from $43.70 it proposed before the July council vote. Last week, Waste Management of Alameda County President Barry Skolnick issued a formal protest over the council's initial vote in July. In a three-page letter, he charged ...

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  11. 'Berry Gordy Day in the East Bay' slated for Aug. 18Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | San Jose Mercury News

    Stop in the name of Motown! Alameda County has declared Monday, Aug. 18, as "Berry Gordy Day in the East Bay."

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  12. New campaign targets human traffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | KFMB-am

    ... is a collaboration between the San Diego County District Attorney's Office, Clear Channel Outdoor and the Alameda County District Attorney's Office. Clear Channel donated nine billboards across San Diego County with ads that will remain up for 30 ...

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  13. Purdy: Will anything change under Manfred?Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | Inside Bay Area

    ... will fall apart. When all of that occurs, Wolff surely will be ready with his own proposal to Oakland and Alameda County: He will work with them to pay off the roughly $140 million in current stadium debt if they give him the entire 120 acres of ...

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  14. Ferguson protests should spark peaceful uprising of raised handsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | SFGate

    ... there was a struggle. A witness said the man was on the ground when he was shot. Ford was 25. On Aug. 3, an Alameda County sheriff's deputy shot and killed Jacorey Calhoun, who fled from Oakland police and deputies investigating a home-invasion ...

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  15. Oakland: Husband arraigned on murder charge; told police she fell down stairsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | Inside Bay Area

    ... did not release information about the attack until Wednesday, after Bontempo was charged with murder by the Alameda County District Attorney's Office. The death was originally listed as suspicious but later classified as a homicide after an autopsy ...

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  16. DA launches anti-sex trafficking campaignRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... Last year, charges were filed in 43 cases. The billboard campaign is modeled after one launched previously in Alameda County, which like San Diego has been identified by the FBI as a hot spot for child prostitution. "Everyday throughout our state, ...

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  17. Oakland man arraigned on charge of murdering wifeRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | KTVU Oakland

    ... who investigated the incident thought there were "suspicious circumstances" surrounding Wolfe's death. The Alameda County Coroner's Office determined Wolfe died of blunt force trauma that was not consistent with a fall, which prompted the case to be ...

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  18. Bay Area home prices plateau on slowing ratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... rose just 9.5 percent to $810,000, and Contra Costa County sales prices increased 9.3 percent to $492,250. Alameda County had a double-digit gain of 13.9 percent to $649,000, and San Francisco, with a $1,020,00 median price, was up 25.9 percent from ...

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  19. Billboards aimed at fighting human traffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | 10News

    ... is a collaboration between the San Diego County District Attorney's Office, Clear Channel Outdoor and the Alameda County District Attorney's Office. Clear Channel donated nine billboards across San Diego County with ads that will remain up for 30 ...

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  20. The East Baya s female chefs unite for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | SFGate

    ... chefs in local restaurants. Now there's a new culinary event to tap into that trend. Girls Incorporated of Alameda County (Girls Inc.) is hosting Taste on Saturday, Sept. 13 at the Rotunda Building in Oakland. Benefitting academic achievement ...

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