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  1. Bob Melvin Needs to Reshuffle the Athletics' LineupRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | Swingin' A's

    September 3, 2014; Oakland, CA, USA; Oakland Athletics third baseman Josh Donaldson bats during the fourth inning against the Seattle Mariners at O.co Coliseum. The Mariners defeated the Athletics 2-1.

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  2. Woman wants to know why school let taxi take son home earlyRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | KTVU Oakland

    An Oakland mother is asking questions after the school district let a taxi driver pick up her special needs son early from school without permission. "I feel like parents should know who is picking up their kid," said parent, Dyendis Jones.

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  3. Toddler miraculously survives hit-and-runRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SFBay

    ... to render aid to the toddler and her mother. Fransen said medical providers at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland reported that the first aid performed by Officers Nate Johnson and Randy Vigus helped them to save the girl's foot. The spokesman ...

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  4. POLL: "We Suck!" Now, Hit The Road! The Lighter SideRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Silver And Black Pride

    ... Dell and her entourage as I get more pics, I mean, information... So, by my count, when the Raiders touch down in Oakland and head in to the 'Bye', they will have flown roughly 18,400 miles by the end of Week 4. If you're doing the math and find the ...

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  5. Campbell's Pruneyard Shopping Center in escrowRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Campbell Reporter

    ... "legacy" tenants and its one-of-a-kind retailers and restaurants. Other Ellis Partners renovations include sites in Oakland's Jack London Square, historic renovations on Sutter and Sansome streets in San Francisco and the Coliseum Industrial Center ...

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  6. Piedmont, Montclair police logs: Oakland hills report 10 home burglariesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    ... discover one of the occupants in the car is the registered owner who located his own vehicle and neglected to notify Oakland police. 3:26 p.m. -- Guilford Road. Citation was issued to a resident who parked her car the wrong way in front of her ...

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  7. Oakland: Redwood Regional Park focus of 'Art in Nature' festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    ... "Art in Nature, the Nature of Art" When: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday Where: Redwood Regional Park, 7867 Redwood Road, Oakland Information: / Details: Free shuttle leaves every 15 minutes from ...

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  8. Piedmont/Montclair calendar: Arroyo Viejo Creek work day this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    ... tools if you have them, closed-toe work shoes, water and snacks. 9 a.m. to noon. Sept. 20. RSVP appreciated. Meet at Oakland Zoo, 9777 Golf Links Road, Oakland. 510-632-9525 ext. 207, kdesmond@oaklandzoo.org . California Writers Club. The Berkeley ...

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  9. Speights pleads not guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    ... Los Angeles Clippers in the first quarter in Game 6 of their Western Conference NBA Playoff game at Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif. on Thursday, May 1, 2014. (Dan Honda/Bay Area News Group) ( Dan Honda )

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  10. Montclair's Antioch Court streetscape project kicks offRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    ... By purchasing a brick, residents will help close a funding gap to complete the project's first phase. The City of Oakland has funded the project, in addition to a $90,000 grant from the Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Council. Phase one will focus ...

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  11. Grand jury transcripts recount 2012 Oakland nursing school massacreRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    Believing that a college administrator had turned people against him and furious over an unresolved tuition reimbursement, One Goh went to Oikos University months after dropping out, intending to kill the administrator and himself. When he couldn't find her, Goh took the school receptionist hostage, fatally shot her in front of his former classmates and then turned the gun on them, according to grand jury transcripts detailing the April 2, 2012, massacre at the private Oakland nursing school.

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  12. Healthy Eating: Prepare Sauteed Swiss ChardRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2013 | Examiner.com

    City Slicker Farms gardener apprentice Adelle Martin harvests fresh chard at the Center Street Farm June 25, 2009 in Oakland, California. Vegetables especially green leafy vegetables contain lots of vitamins and fiber.

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  13. Bells Atlas: Blended family of sounds create 'Afro-indie soul'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | SFGate

    Geneva Harrison , Derek Barber, Sandra Lawson-Ndu and Doug Stuart with sculptures by Gavin Grant. Photo: Ginger Fierstein What weaves through the vocables and verses of Oakland combo Bells Atlas' cunning musical concoctions? Think extended family, energy release and characters that are most comfortable out of their element such as, as vocalist, keyboardist and percussionist Sandra Lawson-Ndu puts it, "a gospel choir meets a space station on Mars."

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  14. Bay Area nightlife picks, Sept. 18Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... of 2010. 9 p.m. Friday. $22-$25. The Chapel, 777 Valencia St., S.F. www.thechapelsf.com. Destiny Muhammad: The Oakland musician was inspired as a kid to play the harp after seeing Harpo Marx on TV but eventually fell under the spell of the late jazz ...

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  15. Oakland: Sausal Creek group works for steelhead trout's survivalRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    The Friends of Sausal Creek will be hard at work on Creek to Bay Day 2014 Saturday to safeguard the steelhead trout, which is under threat of survival in the creek because of the state's severe drought. The creek runs through Oakland, passing through Dimond Canyon before it dumps into the Oakland Estuary near the Fruitvale Bridge.

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  16. Drummond: Who will break from the pack in Oakland mayor's race?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    In 2008, we had 10 candidates running for Oakland mayor. This year, there are 15. If that sounds insane, it's because it is.

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  17. Oakland: Home invasion robbers elude captureRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    Two home-invasion robbers who fled an East Oakland house were able to elude capture Wednesday morning after a more than 11 2-hour search that included a police dog and helicopter, authorities said. A resident of a house in the 3300 block of Maple Avenue heard the suspects kicking in a door about 10:26 a.m. but was able to flee outside and call police on a cellphone.

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  18. Alameda County officials break ground on new East County courthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    ... It will replace the leased Gale Schenone Hall of Justice in Pleasanton and the Allen E. Broussard Justice Center in Oakland, which suffered flooding damage in 2007 and had to be vacated. "Did any of you ever think this day would come?" County ...

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  19. 'Start low, go slow': Pro-pot activists launch 'Consume Responsibly' campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... With edibles, start low and go slow." Edible forms of medical marijuana are on display at Blum Dispensary in Oakland, California, on Aug. 22, 2014. The Golden State, with its already outsize medical-pot market, could soon be entering a Golden ...

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  20. "100 percent good to go"Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Raiders

    ... not be on a team. Brown: "Yeah, it was a blessing to still be able to play football and to able to come out here to Oakland and continue my career as a Raider. I'm excited for it. I'm happy for it and I just want to mix in and do what I can." Brown: ...

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