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  • film, tv & radio
    published on Thu, 26 Feb 2015 18:24:02 GMT
    "Beneath the Helmet: From High School to the Home Front." Film about the lives of Israeli high school students who become soldiers....
  • Alameda calendar: Library to host free estate planning workshop
    published on Thu, 26 Feb 2015 01:34:29 GMT
    Ayurvedic Health. Learn ways to promote healthy digestion with Molly Russell, Ayurvedic Health Counselor....
  • Berkeley calendar: San Francisco Shakespeare Festival's touring...
    published on Wed, 25 Feb 2015 22:41:49 GMT
    Noon Concert Series. UC Berkeley Music Department's 62nd annual free, noontime concert series continues when Department of Music students perform chamber music....
  • What's Happening: Purple Pride Youth Football Mini Camp
    published on Wed, 25 Feb 2015 18:21:45 GMT
    Alameda Little League -- Registration open for Challenger Division for boys and girls with physical and mental challenges. No score is kept....
  • Around The Horn: High seeds for both Bishop O'Dowd teams
    published on Wed, 25 Feb 2015 18:21:32 GMT
    The Bishop O'Dowd High boys basketball team received the No. 1 seed and a first-round bye in the North Coast Section basketball playoffs, which started this week after this newspaper went to press....
  • What's Happening: Alameda Little League Fundraiser, March 14
    published on Wed, 25 Feb 2015 18:21:21 GMT
    Registration open for Challenger Division for boys and girls with physical and mental challenges. No score is kept....
  • Skier death
    published on Tue, 24 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT
    University of Colorado student Jake Koltun - who died while skiing at Breckenridge this week - was a selfless, enthusiastic guy who loved the outdoors, friends said. The Summit County Coroner's Office responded to Breckenridge Medical Center at around 2:30 p.m. Monday for the death of Koltun, 22, according to Deputy Coroner Maggie Cox....
  • Summit coroner: 22-year-old CU student dies after skiing Breckenridge
    published on Tue, 24 Feb 2015 17:10:20 GMT
    Jacob Kulton, seen here in a Facebook photo, was pronounced dead after skiing at Breckenridge on Monday, Feb. 23, 2015. The Summit County Coroner's Office is investigating the death of a 22-year-old University of Colorado student pronounced dead Monday after skiing expert terrain at Breckenridge Ski Resort....
  • College Notes: Black History Month events planned throughout Peralta Colleges
    published on Thu, 19 Feb 2015 00:53:28 GMT
    February is a month with a little bit of everything. There is winter in the East Bay -- or something that passes for it, anyway -- and there is a springlike bird song in the air, with blossoms soon to follow....
  • Alameda County not playing ball on Oakland Coliseum City project
    published on Thu, 19 Feb 2015 23:29:58 GMT
    Oakland could lose the Raiders if Alameda County officials don't come to the table to negotiate a land deal, said Floyd Kephart , the head of an investor group seeking to develop the Coliseum City project. "Currently, is not at the table," Kephart , the lead executive at New City Development LLC said, although he plans to meet with Alameda County Supervisor Scott Haggerty this afternoon....
  • Alameda: Longtime city resident Rita Albright Scott dies at 92
    published on Thu, 19 Feb 2015 01:30:50 GMT
    Rita Albright Scott carried a deep love for this Island city, where she was born and nearly lived her entire life. But Scott, who has died at age 92, loved her family even more....
  • Alameda briefs: Fires reported on Central Avenue, Kincaid Court
    published on Thu, 19 Feb 2015 00:51:40 GMT
    Food cooking on a stove sparked a kitchen fire that displaced a resident of an apartment in the 1600 block of Central Avenue on Monday, firefighters said. Fire damage was limited to the kitchen, with smoke throughout the unit....
  • Alameda calendar: Crab feed, auction to benefit Alameda High baseball
    published on Thu, 19 Feb 2015 00:52:23 GMT
    AHS Boosters-Baseball Program. The 13th Annual Fundraiser Crab Feed Dinner & Auction for Alameda High School's Boosters Baseball Program features dinner, dessert and an evening of fun....
  • West County What's Happening: ACC Mavericks Competitive tryouts
    published on Wed, 18 Feb 2015 18:16:35 GMT
    ACC Mavericks Competitive -- Tryouts for U15-U18 boys and girls competitive soccer teams. Feb. 28-March 1 at Gilman Turf Field, Kennedy-High School in Richmond, and Helms Middle School in San Pablo....
  • Jack Del Rio Excited to Work With Bill Musgrave Again
    published on Mon, 16 Feb 2015 18:56:54 GMT
    Jan 16, 2015; Alameda, CA, USA; Jack Del Rio poses with helmet at press conference to announce his hiring as Oakland Raiders head coach at the Raiders practice facility. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports New Oakland Raiders head coach Jack Del Rio has brought back several of his former assistants to fill out high profile roles in his coaching staff, including his offensive coordinator in Bill Musgrave, who was fired by Del Rio after two seasons with the Jacksonville Jaguars after the ...
  • Caddie falls on cliffs at Pebble, gets concussion
    published on Mon, 16 Feb 2015 16:10:03 GMT
    Matt Bettencourt shot a 77 on Sunday, but the number on his scorecard was the least of his worries as he traipsed around Pebble Beach during the fourth round. "The tide was out on the beach, so we just made our way down the hill there and his left heel caught a piece of moss on the rock," Bettencourt said....
  • Rings Matter: Raiders Rank 7th in Super Bowl Wins
    published on Sat, 14 Feb 2015 02:11:52 GMT
    Jan 29, 2015; Phoenix, AZ, USA; General view of Super Bow XV championship ring to commemorate the Oakland Raiders 27-10 victory over the Philadelphia Eagles on January 25, 1981 on display at the NFL Experience at the Phoenix Convention Center. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sport Jan 16, 2015; Alameda, CA, USA; Lombardi trophies of the Oakland Raiders victories in Super Bowls XI, XV and XVIII at the Raiders practice facility....
  • Oakland Raiders Face Tougher Task with 2015 NFL Draft
    published on Fri, 13 Feb 2015 22:15:32 GMT
    Jan 16, 2015; Alameda, CA, USA; Jack Del Rio poses with Oakland Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie and owner Mark Davis and Raiders jersey at press conference to announce his hiring as Raiders head coach at the Raiders practice facility. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports The 2014 NFL Draft proved to be a win for Reggie McKenzie and the Oakland Raiders organization....
  • Raiders' Del Rio talks about the work ahead
    published on Thu, 12 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT
    Jack Del Rio found time recently to take a couple assistants to Val's Burgers, one of his old Hayward stops. But for the most part the new Raiders coach has been holed up at the facility since Jan. 16, plotting a new direction for his team....
  • Alabama Police Officer Arrested, Accused of Injuring Indian Man
    published on Fri, 13 Feb 2015 13:57:42 GMT
    A police officer in northern Alabama was arrested Thursday amid accusations he badly injured an Indian man who was visiting relatives.Officer Eric Parker wa... -- The U.S. Coast Guard is en route to help rescue 26 fishermen on a boat that is stuck 900 miles northeast of Antarctica.Antarctic Chieftain, an Australia-f... Today, the House Committee on Agriculture held a hearing to review the futures, options, and swaps markets that the Commodity Futures Trading Commission oversees. Cha... No....