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  1. 'Diamonds on the Water' CD a universal gem by Oysterband; Pickin on the PotomacRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | Examiner.com

    ... the USS Potomac in Jack London Square hosts Pickin on the Potomac , the next one with the Shepherd Canyon Band of Oakland. It's a bluegrass band live in the former Presidential Salon on board the yacht, dockside. FDR owned the boat until he died in ...

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  2. Richard Soares' New Book Satires Politics, AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | PRWeb

    ... is granted voting rights and greed dines on steroids," Soares says. About the Author Richard Soares was born in Oakland, California. He served in the Coast Guard during the Korean War. He currently lives in Dewey, Arizona, with his wife Adela. ...

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  3. Volunteers help kids read more proficiently, research showsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    ... they need to be ready for kindergarten than other preschoolers. A separate study of a different tutoring program, Oakland, Calif.-based Reading Partners, found that it added about two months of additional growth in students' reading proficiency. And ...

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  4. 5 Players the Oakland Raiders Can't Live WithoutRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Rant Sports

    Let's pretend that the Oakland Raiders are suddenly asked to cut every player from their roster, except for five. They only get to keep five players, and the rest of their roster has to be rebuilt from the bottom up.

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  5. Raiders Taiwan Jones bulked up in offseasonRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Silver And Black Pride

    Remember Taiwan Jones? The Raiders former running back switched to cornerback two seasons ago and after a season of standout special teams play earned a 3-year extension that will keep the Bay Area native in Oakland until 2017. Then just before the season was to begin, he injured his foot which required surgery that had him placed on injured reserve for the entirety of the 2014 season.

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  6. ASU hoops coach: 4 more names to considerRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

    Day 6 of Arizona State's basketball coaching search a Upon meeting with the news media last Tuesday, ASU Vice President of Athletics Ray Anderson ASU basketball coaching search: 4 more names to consider Day 6 of Arizona State's basketball coaching search a Upon meeting with the news media last Tuesday, ASU Vice President of Athletics Ray Anderson Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1bHBDkY Golden State Warriors associate head coach Alvin Gentry during the third quarter against the Los Angeles Clippers at Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif., on Nov. 5, 2014. Upon meeting with the news media last Tuesday, ASU Vice President of Athletics Ray Anderson said he wouldn't talk publicly until he was ready to introduce a new coach.

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  7. Bishop O'Dowd's Ivan Rabb doesn't 'want to rush' collegeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... Rabb's recruitment. The top-10 2015 recruit made a free throw in the final second to give his school, Bishop O'Dowd-Oakland, an overtime win. He was mobbed after the game. Following the championship ceremony, the 6-foot-10, 220-pound power forward ...

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  8. China's Migrant Workers History and ChallengesRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Indybay.org

    ... visiting scholar at Boston University this year. Sunday, April 5, 2015 - 10:30 am to 12:30 pm 6501 Telegraph Avenue, Oakland (just North of Alcatraz Ave.) Seating is limited, so plan to come early. We start promptly. FREE - but hat will be passed ...

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  9. Professional Fiduciaries Bureau determines elder abuse does not violate lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Examiner.com

    Elinor Ferichs is imprisoned and isolated at Lakeside Park , a locked dementia facility in Oakland, CA. No visitors.

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  10. Mexico vs. Paraguay: Team News, Predicted Lineups, Live Stream and TV InfoRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    Now, Miguel Herrera is getting ready to face Paraguay. The last time the two teams met was in 2011, in a friendly held in Oakland, California.

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  11. Techniques to Manage Your Procrastination: Part IIRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Psychology Today

    ... York Times and People Magazine, and on Oprah and 20/20. Dr. Burka is a psychologist and psychoanalyst practicing in Oakland, CA and a Personal and Supervising Analyst at the Psychoanalytic Institute of Northern California. Dr. Yuen is in private ...

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  12. Oakland: Shootings wound three, including juvenileRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    The second of the two shootings happened just after midnight and injured a 15-year-old boy, police said. The teen was riding in a car in East Oakland when he was shot in the knee by somebody in another car, police said.

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  13. Oakland Raiders Should Re-Sign WR Denarius MooreRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Rant Sports

    This offseason, the Oakland Raiders were expected to sign an impact wide receiver to help round out their offense. That didn't happen, which is why the Raiders should seriously consider bringing back Denarius Moore .

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  14. Oakland: One dead in violent night of shootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    A man was shot to death after leaving a club in Old Oakland early Sunday, one of four shootings in a 24-hour period beginning Saturday, police said. The person was in the 500 block of 10th Street in Old Oakland between Clay and Jefferson Street when the shooting happened around 2:19 a.m., police said.

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  15. Oakland homicide: Person shot to deathRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    ... opened fire at the victim, after which they both fled on foot. The homicide is the 21st in the year in the city of Oakland. Last year at this time, there were 24. Police and Crime Stoppers of Oakland are offering up to $10,000 in reward money for ... 1 comment

  16. Lake Chabot park offers peaceful springtime retreatsRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | SFGate

    A pretty spring day view from the valley rim near Bort Meadow Staging Area at Anthony Chabot Regional Park on Redwood Road just over the ridge in the Oakland hills, looking down at Grass Valley What you'll see: Every person needs a refuge like Bort Meadow and Grass Valley. From late March through mid-April, you can enjoy a quiet valley that glows in shades of greens from wild grass and sparkles with the blooms of golden poppies, tiny blue-eyed grass and wild radish.

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  17. Vanden girls end stellar seasonRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

    The season didn't end the way the Vanden High girls basketball team wanted it to, but the Vikings still made history. Coaches Allison and Jake Johnson took their squad to its first-ever NorCal Regional Championship game, where they fell to Bishop O'Dowd of Oakland, 72-66.

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  18. Small efforts, big impacts on intergenerational povertyRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Deseret News

    ... or even the one - still can have a substantial impact on many current and future lives. For example, the city of Oakland, California, faces a 25 percent dropout rate, rising youth poverty, decreasing youth employment and the state's highest youth ...

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  19. View SlideshowRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Windsor Now

    ... selling concessions at competitions. With the trip to the FIRST Tech Challenge U.S. Super-Regional Championships in Oakland, Calif. whatever the club could not cover, the students had to. After this year's competitions, the Windsor High School's ...

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  20. Readers cite their favorites for all-time basketball teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SFGate

    ... Player of the Year in 1955 and '56, should have have been on the first or second team, and Joe Ellis (McClymonds-Oakland), Kevin Restani (Riordan), John Lambert (Berkeley) and Eddie House ( Hayward ) clearly have large fans clubs. Great article! Tom ...

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