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  • Camron-Stanford House exhibit looks at Lake Merritt's evolution
    published on Sun, 07 Feb 2016 06:45:21 GMT
    Maggie Sharpe/For Bay Area News Group Members of the Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association committee, who researched Slough, Cesspool, City Jewel, are Linda Nack, left, Ann Swift, Chris Read and Vicki Jacobs. Not pictured is Judith Mann....
  • Jay Z, Beyonce and trying to get their picture at Warriors game
    published on Sat, 06 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT
    Jay Z and Beyonce attend the Golden State Warriors game against the Oklahoma City Thunder at Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif., on Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016. And Bay Area News Group columnist Tony Hicks was given one mission -- get their photo and tweet it....
  • Thanks to Super Bowl, Jay Z, Beyonce and more pack Warriors crowd
    published on Sat, 06 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT
    It was the night before a Bay Area Super Bowl, and all through the East Bay, not a word was being said about football. The Golden State Warriors squared off against one of the most exciting teams in the NBA -- and one with which the Warriors will likely battle in the Western Conference playoffs -- the Oklahoma City Thunder....
Regional News


  • East Bay's Park It: Treat your valentine to nature's beauty
    published on Fri, 05 Feb 2016 23:14:41 GMT
    Valentine's Day weekend will soon be here, and it will not pass unnoticed in the East Bay regional parks, where staff naturalists have scheduled lots of valentine-themed hikes. Here's a roundup: At Big Break Regional Shoreline in Oakley, Feb. 14 is "Love Your Parks Day."...
  • Award-winning chef Syhabout gives back to Oakland schools
    published on Wed, 03 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT
    Sitting at a table at one of his three Oakland restaurants, award-winning chef James Syhabout laughs as he remembers his days eating in the school cafeteria. Syhabout is an alumnus of the Oakland public school system, which is why he helped raise money for public schools in January at his restaurants Commis, The Dock at Linden Street and Hawker Fare....
  • Mountain Melody chorus to open 'Ovations' series
    published on Thu, 07 Jan 2016 08:00:00 GMT
    The ladies of Mountain Melody Womens Chorus will open the 2016 season of the Calaveras Arts Councils Ovations Performing Artist Series this weekend in Angels Camp. The far-reaching impact of last years devastating Butte Fire has been felt personally by the chorus....
Sports News


  • Ken Stabler was the real hero of real Oakland
    published on Sun, 07 Feb 2016 06:22:01 GMT
    In the late 1980s, a few months apart, I had occasion to cover book signings by two of the East Bay's all-time greatest sports stars at a small bookstore in San Leandro. The first one was for Catfish Hunter, the legendary A's pitcher who had just been inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame....
  • Thanks to Super Bowl, Jay Z, Beyonce and more pack Warriors crowd
    published on Sat, 06 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT
    It was the night before a Bay Area Super Bowl, and all through the East Bay, not a word was being said about football. The Golden State Warriors squared off against one of the most exciting teams in the NBA -- and one with which the Warriors will likely battle in the Western Conference playoffs -- the Oklahoma City Thunder....
  • OKC Thunder journal: Durant refers to "uncertainty" when downplaying free agency questions
    published on Sun, 07 Feb 2016 06:19:09 GMT
    OAKLAND, Calif. - In prefacing a pregame question regarding free agency, a reporter said to Kevin Durant, "I'm sure in most cities you go, people ask you about free agencya " But in Oakland, following the recent rumors about the Warriors as a potential landing spot, he had to know they were coming....

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