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  • Tri-Valley What's Happening: Sycamore Valley Aces tryouts
    published on Tue, 02 Sep 2014 20:36:03 GMT
    Sycamore Valley Aces -- Tryouts for U14 spring baseball will occur on Sept. 31 at Diablo Vista Park in Danville....
  • 'Raider Nation Station' on Pandora Continues in 2014
    published on Tue, 02 Sep 2014 17:32:58 GMT
    Meet Raiders Legend Lester Hayes at The Raider Image at Hegenberger in Oakland on Friday, September 12 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Meet Raiders Legend Ted Hendricks at The Raider Image at Hegenberger in Oakland on Friday, September 12 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. The Oakland Raiders Back to Football 5K Run, presented by Kaiser Permanente, will bring ... (more)...
  • Oakland fifth-graders attend convention in Japan
    published on Tue, 02 Sep 2014 17:39:27 GMT
    Four Oakland fifth-graders and their chaperone participated in the 26th annual Asian Pacific Children's Convention, which was held July 10-24 in Fukuoka, Japan....
  • 6,000 Foreign Students "Of Heightened Concern" Missing in ...
    published on Tue, 02 Sep 2014 17:05:25 GMT
    There are 58,000 foreign student visa holders who've violated their visas, and of those at least 6,000 foreign students are missing in the United States and have been determined by Homeland Security to be "of heightened concern."...
  • From the Folks Who Brought you Ferguson: Urban Shield Arrives in Oakland, CA.
    published on Tue, 02 Sep 2014 15:26:18 GMT
    It's four days of glorifying militarized police and their deadly toys. It's a convention which markets death via its trade show and whose 2013 publicity has a picture of commandos on a BART train pointing assault weapons while a passenger rides nonplussed ....
  • Raiders hand keys to offence to rookie quarterback Derek Carr
    published on Tue, 02 Sep 2014 13:55:42 GMT
    Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr passes against the Seattle Seahawks during the first quarter of an NFL preseason football game in Oakland, Calif., Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014....
  • Don't Let Immigration Status Sabotage Your Client's Sentence
    published on Tue, 02 Sep 2014 12:43:41 GMT
    The following is a guest blog post by Norton Tooby , who has a national law practice in Oakland, California, providing expert consultation and representation on immigration consequences of criminal convictions, post-conviction relief, and criminal defense of noncitizens....
  • Free flu vaccines for 60,000 Oakland kids
    published on Mon, 01 Sep 2014 00:50:16 GMT
    The largest ever seasonal flu vaccine program for Oakland youngsters will roll out Oct. 1, with the Alameda County health department targeting 60,000 elementary school students with free vaccines at 130 schools....
  • The Politics Of Calling In Sick
    published on Tue, 02 Sep 2014 11:58:25 GMT
    Women are more likely to take time off to care for a sick child or elderly adult, making mandatory paid sick leave a hot partisan topic....
  • Paula B. Roden
    published on Tue, 02 Sep 2014 06:33:13 GMT
    Paula served as a teacher in Oakland and later a Pro-fessor of Early Childhood Education at SUNY Fredonia....
  • Obama college ratings drive wedge as state schools show support
    published on Sun, 31 Aug 2014 13:53:44 GMT
    State universities are backing President Barack Obama's proposed score card for U.S. colleges in the hope it will steer more federal aid to them and away from underperforming for-profit institutions....
  • College-athlete pay case nearly didn't happen
    published on Sat, 30 Aug 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    About half of the players who put on pads and helmets this weekend will have the opportunity to make money from their sport before they graduate....
  • International students will be housed at newly renovated Lake Merritt Lodge in Oakland
    published on Mon, 01 Sep 2014 21:26:48 GMT
    A historic building that had fallen into disrepair and vandalism in the bustling Uptown district of downtown Oakland has gotten a $10 million makeover and will soon be home to international business students....
  • Top Twelve Nominees For 2015 Rock Hall Class
    published on Mon, 01 Sep 2014 21:24:34 GMT
    Later this month, the Rock Hall will likely come out with its list of nominees for next year's class of inductees....
  • Stay in the East Bay for Art and Music this Fall
    published on Mon, 01 Sep 2014 13:25:26 GMT
    If you don't already live in the East Bay, your friends probably do, and it might be time to consider a move over the bridge anyway....
  • Keith Anthony Sulprizio
    published on Mon, 01 Sep 2014 07:43:11 GMT
    Keith Anthony Sulprizio was born on March 11, 1950 in Oakland, California to Radium Sulprizio and Florence Jeanne Bergeron Sulprizio....
  • Drummond: Mills College welcomes female transgender applicants
    published on Sat, 30 Aug 2014 19:10:10 GMT
    Should someone who was born a man but now lives as a woman and identifies as a woman qualify for admission to a historically all-women's college? How about those who were born female but don't identify as one sex or the other? Or those who were born female but have undergone medical treatment to change their gender and are legally male? When people ... (more)...
  • Music, family central to Grace Kliewera s life
    published on Sun, 31 Aug 2014 05:23:42 GMT
    A bent for music shaped Grace Kliewer's life. Those gifts brought her an education at a prestigious college and a life impacting the paths of countless Glendale students....
  • September is the perfect month for date night at Yoshis
    published on Sat, 30 Aug 2014 15:28:05 GMT
    If so there are a few opportunities coming up in the month of September at Yoshi's in Oakland CA and San Francisco CA that just might be worth the ticket, For starters on Thursday September 4th you can check out songstress Angie Stone at Yoshi's in San Francisco CA, This Grammy nominated artist will perform songs from one of her many CD's including ... (more)...
  • NCAA pay case nearly didn't happen
    published on Sat, 30 Aug 2014 11:56:54 GMT
    About half of the players who put on pads and helmets this weekend will have the opportunity to make money from their sport before they graduate....