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  • A ComicCon of our own -- Wizard World ComicCon comes to San Jose
    published on Wed, 29 Jul 2015 19:52:36 GMT
    The news has been full of stories lately about food waste. As much as a third of the nation's fruit and veggies gets thrown away before ever coming to market, because we consumers are so beauty-obsessed, grocers can't sell produce that is less than perfect....
  • NovaBay Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NBY) - Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare - Deals and Alliances Profile
    published on Mon, 27 Jul 2015 06:12:34 GMT
    NovaBay Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a bio-pharmaceutical company. The company develops aganocide compounds....
  • AC Transit nearer to major service changes in Alameda County
    published on Fri, 17 Jul 2015 19:58:40 GMT
    AC Transit has mapped some 40 major changes in its service from Albany to Fremont for new, expanded and improved routes and schedules based on reactions from riders and others to proposals presented earlier this year -- and is inviting further comment. Reliability and frequency of bus service were the two top rider values expressed in 900 surveys and other reactions to the original proposals....
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  • Who writes a poem about Ikea? Emeryville's poet laureate, that's who
    published on Thu, 16 Jul 2015 20:09:21 GMT
    Sarah Kobrinsky: I was raised very Orthodox; I didn't wear a pair of pants until I was 10 or 11. My mom wore a wig; she had six babies. I went to Lubavitch summer camp....
  • Fish Report
    published on Wed, 15 Jul 2015 00:35:36 GMT
    The Bays: Many boats are whacking very quick limits of stripers in the bay and then chasing rockfish. Jim on the Happy Hooker had 22 limits of bass to 16 pounds by 7:45 Friday July 10 morning....
Sports News


  • Oakland City Council chooses Orton Development to restore city's historic auditorium
    published on Wed, 22 Jul 2015 12:52:49 GMT
    The City Council on Tuesday picked Orton Development to handle the restoration of the city's historic auditorium on the southwest shore of Lake Merritt. Emeryville-based Orton was unanimously awarded an exclusive negotiating agreement to renovate the Henry J. Kaiser Convention Center....
  • Dig deep: Super basements proliferate in Silicon Valley
    published on Wed, 24 Jun 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    He would tuck a subterranean guest room here, a mechanical room there. The lighting was only adequate, the ceilings sometimes just 7 feet high....
  • Nilda Rego: The checkered career of boxer Primo Carnera
    published on Tue, 14 Jul 2015 20:09:03 GMT
    We were looking at the 1947 movie, "The Harder They Fall," and I had read it was a fairly close version of Italian heavyweight Primo Carnera's checkered boxing career. Seeing that movie took me way back to 1954 when our family actually entertained Carnera at dinner....

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