Alameda County Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Jean Quan tries to delay Coliseum vote, seeks more talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | San Francisco Chronicle

    ... to the talks say Wolff has made it clear he has no interest in reopening the deal approved by the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum Authority , which is run jointly by the city and county. Fast-forward to Monday morning, when Quan told Gallo that ...

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  2. Bay Area apartment rents continue relentless riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Contra Costa Times

    ... same period last year, according to Novato-based RealFacts. Rents were up 5.6 percent from the first quarter. Alameda County saw the biggest percentage gain -- up 12 percent from a year ago to an average rent of $1,928 a month. The area's under ...

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  3. A's willing to re-examine new Oakland ballparkRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | ESPN

    ... an option right now anywhere except there," he said. "We're going to revisit that." Wolff expects the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum Authority to vote Wednesday on a 10-year lease for the team at the Coliseum. The Coliseum has hosted the A's since ...

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  4. Alameda County Water District to consider drought surchargeRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Inside Bay Area

    ... has proposed a surcharge on bills customers pay every other month to fill a $15 million budget gap that Alameda County Water District leaders blame on the drought. The shortfall stems from revenue streams that began to dry up after district leaders ...

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  5. Editorial: Few fresh ideas at California's slightly stale State FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 12 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... ago as general manager of Cal Expo, it was with the promise of a new era for the fair. He'd turned around Alameda County Fair, increasing attendance by huge leaps. Many people, including The Sacramento Bee's editorial board, hoped it signaled new ...

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  6. Report finds overweight, obesity costing Alameda County billionsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 11 | San Jose Mercury News

    Nearly 70 percent of seniors, more than half of adults and a third of school-age children are overweight or obese, costing Alameda County billions of dollars each year, according to a new report.

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  7. Sexual HealingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Bohemian.com

    ... gray area," says Blanchard, thanks in no small measure to State Attorney General Kamala Harris, who, while an Alameda County prosecutor, affirmed the legality of regulated sex therapy, including the use of sex surrogates. Harris told the San Jose ...

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  8. Bay Area apartment rents continue relentless rise on tight supplyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | SiliconValley.com

    ... same period last year, according to Novato-based RealFacts. Rents were up 5.6 percent from the first quarter. Alameda County saw the biggest percentage gain -- up 12 percent from a year ago to an average rent of $1,928 a month. The area's under ...

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  9. Selig laments drawn-out A's ballpark situationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | SFGate

    ... Oakland City Council on Wednesday night. The Board of Supervisors is scheduled to vote July 29. The Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum Joint Powers Authority already approved the lease, but the City Council has had reservations. A's managing partner ...

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  10. Guest commentary: Come good times or bad water rates just keep soaringRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Inside Bay Area

    The Alameda County Water District, which provides water to Fremont, Union City and Newark, has proposed to raise our water rates again.

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  11. Phillies worst 10 All-Star Game performances? Hall of Famer Robin Roberts ranks 1st and 2ndRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | NJ.com

    ... Michael Young won it for the AL with a sac fly. 9. JUAN SAMUEL 2nd baseman Date: July 14, 1987 Site: Oakland-Alameda County Stadium; Oakland Result: NL 2-0, 13 innings Details: Samuel replaced Ryne Sandberg at second in the bottom of the fourth and ...

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  12. A's Owner Open to Building New Ballpark in OaklandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | KOLO-TV Reno

    ... ar game, Wolff said a new ballpark on the Coliseum site was "an option to look at." Wolff expects the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum Authority to vote Wednesday on a 10-year lease for the team at the Coliseum.

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  13. Healthy Living Festival is Thursday at the Oakland ZooRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Contra Costa Times

    ... and resource booths promoting healthy living and successful aging. More than 2,000 seniors from throughout Alameda County are expected to attend the 11th annual event, which is organized by the United Seniors of Oakland and Alameda County. The free ...

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  14. Wolff willing to re-examine new Oakland ballparkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | The Miami Herald

    ... an option right now anywhere except there," he said. "We're going to revisit that." Wolff expects the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum Authority to vote Wednesday on a 10-year lease for the team at the Coliseum. The Coliseum has hosted the A's since ...

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  15. House Democrats seek probe of Motorola's radio contractsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Bellingham Herald

    ... radios meeting the same specifications for a fraction of the price. In addition, McClatchy reported that Alameda County, Calif., bought a Motorola master controller, or network switch, that contained proprietary features, effectively pre-empting ...

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  16. Let Oakland voters decide watchdog's fundingRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | SFGate

    ... around a teen center in her district turned into a three-ring circus. City officials also shrugged off a 2013 Alameda County grand jury report calling on the city to establish a Public Ethics Commission with the authority to penalize violators. The ...

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  17. East Bay: 240 workers retired before pension-spiking banRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Inside Bay Area

    ... Bay government jobs before a new pension-spiking ban took effect Saturday, according to a near-final tally. Alameda County government agencies lost 119 employees who retired before the close of business Friday, and Contra Costa County lost 121 ...

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  18. Pleasanton Harvest Festival back at Fairgrounds in SeptemberRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Pleasanton Weekly

    The Pleasanton Harvest Festival Original Art and Craft Show will return to the Alameda County Fairgrounds Sept.

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  19. Hayward man objects to rubber speed lumpsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Contra Costa Times

    ... is where we position the ambulances in the field," said Dale Feldhauser, of Paramedics Plus, which covers Alameda County. When the speed strips were put on the street behind Chris Jordan's home a few blocks east of I-880, drivers started using his ...

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  20. Calif. Bay Area governments roll out EVsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Tire Business

    ... local governments and agencies in the Oakland Bay Area have added 90 all-electric vehicles to their fleets. Alameda County Board of Supervisors President Keith Carson, the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC), the Bay Area Climate ...

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