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  1. Re: Birdland Jazzista Social Club Hopes to Establish an Oakland Music DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | East Bay Express

    The Birdland Jazzista Social Club - known for its long-running, twice-weekly live music sessions held in a garage in Berkeley - is planning to help launch an ongoing series of weekend "music community centers" in Oakland.

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  2. As retirement nears, some entrepreneurs find new owners on payrollRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Sunherald.com

    ... advantages are pretty overwhelming," said Corey Rosen, co-founder of the National Center for Employee Ownership, an Oakland, Calif., nonprofit that provides assistance to business owners. "From a financial standpoint, it's pretty hard to beat an ...

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  3. A's Reddick walk-off hit caps 9th inning rallyA's Reddick walk-off...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | News10.net

    Josh Reddick hit an RBI single that capped a three-run rally in the ninth inning, lifting the Oakland Athletics over the Houston Apr 19, 2014; Oakland, CA, USA; Oakland Athletics right fielder Josh Reddick is congratulated by team mates after Reddick hit a deep single to score Oakland Athletics left fielder Yoenis Cespedes in the bottom of the ... (more)

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  4. Rick Barry, Warrior Hall of FamerRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | SFGate

    Former Golden State Warriors player Rick Barry is shown during a halftime ceremony to retire the jersey number of Chris Mullin at an NBA basketball game between the Golden State Warriors and the Minnesota Timberwolves in Oakland, Calif., Monday, March 19, 2012.

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  5. Anaheim's Wonderful WonderConRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | My FOX LA

    ... at the annual WonderCon comic book convention at the Anaheim Convention Center. WonderCon started in 1987 in Oakland, California, then known as "The Wonderful World of Comics Convention." In 2012 WonderCon moved from its home at the Moscone Center ...

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  6. Game Thread #17: A's vs. AstrosRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Athletics Nation

    The Astros lead the A's 3-1 heading into the bottom of the seventh. The A's have left ten men, but they're into the Astros bullpen. Time to rally! Let's go Oakland!

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  7. 2 men injured in separate East Oakland shootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KTVU Oakland

    ... parking enforcement policies. SFMTA announced this week it was doing away with Sunday metering in the city. The Oakland Museum of California has just opened their new exhibition titled 'SuperAwesome: Art and Giant Robot' featuring works by 15 ...

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  8. California voters approve state paying for universal preschool, poll findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Campbell Reporter

    ... language development, Moore said. "The longer we wait to help them catch up, the harder it is." Ashley Campbell of Oakland is enthusiastic about her 4-year-old son entering transitional kindergarten in August. Unlike school decades ago, kindergarten ...

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  9. Autopsy Monday for Oakland teacher found on Mount TamalpaisRead the original story

    Friday | Inside Bay Area

    An autopsy is planned for Monday for an Oakland teacher found dead on Mount Tamalpais after going on a hike with her German shepherd.

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  10. Former Berkeley lab director Sessler dies at 85Read the original story

    Friday | Inside Bay Area

    ... and particle accelerator sciences, died Friday of cancer, lab officials said. He was 85. Sessler, who lived in Oakland, came to Berkeley in 1959, serving as the lab's third director from 1973 to 1980. Under his leadership, the lab grew to its ...

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  11. Today's Music Picks: Broken Bells set for OaklandRead the original story

    Friday | Inside Bay Area

    James Mercer is best known as the leader of The Shins; yet, he's done his finest work in Broken Bells.

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  12. Witnesses tell lawmakers Caltrans compromised quality in Bay Bridge constructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    Former quality control managers for the new San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge told a legislative committee Friday that Tony Anziano, head of the $6.4 billion project, pushed to compromise on quality in a rush to complete the long-delayed project.

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  13. Our communities in briefRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    Two men were in stable condition after they were shot Saturday morning in separate incidents in East Oakland, police said.

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  14. Record labels sue Pandora over older songsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... or "'60s Oldies." The labels also sued satellite radio company Sirius XM Holdings Inc. last year in a similar case. Oakland, Calif.-based Pandora said in a statement that it "is confident in its legal position and looks forward to a quick resolution ...

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  15. Astros manager Bo Porter quiet about A's Jed Lowrie's controversial buntRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    ... a shift. Isn't that what you're asking me to do by doing that?" Lowrie said. "So, I didn't understand the reaction." Oakland second baseman Eric Sogard said he and his teammates constantly walk a fine line between what's considered acceptable and ...

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  16. The Top Brunch Spots in OaklandRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | 7x7

    ... Ave. Served only one day a week, Cosecha's bold flavors and hearty Mexican grub place it among the top spots in Oakland. For drinks they offer mimosas and micheladas, but the food is the true star here. Try the Huevos Cuauhtemoc , two fried eggs ... 1 comment

  17. Ocean Research Project is Annapolis-based sailor Matt Rutherford's latest endurance adventureRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    ... We're not saying that plastics are bad. They're in everyone's lives right now." The current expedition, which left Oakland, Calif., last Monday, will help Rutherford and Trenholm do something that hasn't been done before: a complete ...

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  18. A Serious Look at Coachella's Drug CultureRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Houston Press

    Oakland, Calif. resident Kimchi Truong was 24. She passed out on the Coachella grounds last weekend, likely due to an overdose.

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  19. Berkeley Man Sentenced to Prison for Alameda Bank RobberyRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... Office said. U.S. District Court Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers on Thursday sentenced 28-year-old Craig Goatley of Oakland to 6 1/2 years in prison and last week she sentenced Calvin Odom, 25, of Berkeley to 7 years and 2 months. Prosecutors said ...

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  20. Week Four Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire and SleepersRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Athletics Nation

    ... likely where he's owned as he is a very good reserve option because he does seem to play everyday. Josh Reddick OF Oakland: On Friday Reddick seemed to come out of his season long slump hitting a big first inning bomb and going 3-4 on the night. We ...

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