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  • Berkeley, A Look Back: Call to expand Willard School campus in 1939
    published on Wed, 16 Apr 2014 21:37:21 GMT
    A petition was signed by 800 property owners in early 1939 that asked the City of Berkeley and school district act immediately to develop a playground adjacent to Willard Junior High School on Telegraph Avenue....
  • Review: Alameda's new Trabocco is benissimo
    published on Tue, 25 Feb 2014 22:55:15 GMT
    The exterior of Trabocco is seen at the South Shore Center plaza in Alameda, Calif., on Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014....
  • Piedmont/Montclair: Around The Horn: Local athletes have strong showing at Arcadia Invitational
    published on Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:28:30 GMT
    A second-place invitational division finish by Skyline High School's Destiny Smith-Barnett and a seeded division win by the St. Mary's High girls 1600-meter relay team highlighted local performances at the Arcadia Invitational on April 12. Smith-Barnett placed second in the girls 100 in a wind-aided 11.64 seconds, and she was also fifth in the ... (more)...
  • On the Tab :: April 3 - 10
    published on Thu, 03 Apr 2014 04:00:00 GMT
    We celebrate the best of the Bay Area this week, and each week, yours truly selects the best of possible outings, events, and whatever washes up between my oceans of spam email....
  • Jose Granda seeking Davis school board seat
    published on Sun, 13 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    He also filed an application Monday for appointment to a vacant school board seat created with the resignation last month of trustee Nancy Peterson....
  • Correction
    published on Sat, 12 Apr 2014 02:32:07 GMT
    An article on an April 9 pedestrian fatality in Alameda incorrectly reported the direction of the 64-year-old woman when she was struck and killed....
  • Roll call: Meet AN's new writers
    published on Fri, 11 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    Good afternoon, Athletics Nation! It's Friday, you're hopefully getting off work soon, and the A's are playing a game tonight against ... Felix Hernandez? Damn it all....
  • Alameda: Woman dies after hit by minivan near South Shore Center
    published on Fri, 11 Apr 2014 20:43:29 GMT
    A woman trying to cross four lanes of traffic on a major thoroughfare Wednesday morning was struck and killed by a minivan, police said....
  • Alameda letters: Pedestrian training can't come too soon
    published on Wed, 09 Apr 2014 23:20:59 GMT
    I've had the pleasure -- and run the risk -- of walking the streets of the Island city almost daily for the past 27 years....
  • Thoughts on the Run: Alameda Journal column memories at anniversary time
    published on Wed, 09 Apr 2014 23:20:01 GMT
    Twenty-seven years ago, the first edition of the Alameda Journal arrived on doorsteps throughout the city together with the first of these many columns tucked inside....
  • Stuart Michael McMaster, 57
    published on Wed, 09 Apr 2014 19:03:42 GMT
    Stuart Michael McMaster,Sr., best friend/husband, proud father, adoring grandfather, loyal brother and awesome care giver to anyone lucky enough to cross paths with him died on March 31, 2014....
  • On the Tab :: April 3 - 10
    published on Thu, 03 Apr 2014 04:00:00 GMT
    We celebrate the best of the Bay Area this week, and each week, yours truly selects the best of possible outings, events, and whatever washes up between my oceans of spam email....
  • Congratulations to the Encinal Jets Boys Varsity Baseball team for...
    published on Wed, 09 Apr 2014 18:30:04 GMT
    Encinal High School sponsors the annual baseball competition, which draws high school teams from all over the Bay Area to compete in Alameda....
  • Review: Alameda's new Trabocco is benissimo
    published on Tue, 25 Feb 2014 22:55:15 GMT
    The exterior of Trabocco is seen at the South Shore Center plaza in Alameda, Calif., on Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014....
  • Best Lila Porkhouse comina to Alameda
    published on Tue, 08 Apr 2014 17:19:04 GMT
    A popular North Bay barbecue restaurant know for its creative food names is expanding to the East Bay....
  • Commission Approves West Oakland Customs Inspection Site
    published on Mon, 07 Apr 2014 19:13:47 GMT
    The city's Planning Commission this week rejected a zoning appeal to its decision to allow a local company to establish a U.S. Customs Central Examination Station , clearing the way for containers entering the Port of Oakland to be inspected at the West Oakland site....
  • Alameda: League to take over College of Alameda baseball field
    published on Thu, 03 Apr 2014 02:22:05 GMT
    The City Council has agreed to turn over the management and maintenance of the baseball field at College of Alameda to Alameda Babe Ruth Baseball, a move that is projected to eventually save the city about $31,000 annually....
  • East County Around the Horn: The Heritage High baseball team impresses at Stargell Classic
    published on Tue, 01 Apr 2014 22:56:34 GMT
    The Heritage High baseball team advanced to the semifinals of the Willie Stargell Classic at Encinal High in Alameda with a 5-1 win over Dublin on March 28. Heritage scored twice in the first inning and added three more in the third....
  • Heavy Rain, Hail Forecast For San Francisco Bay Area
    published on Tue, 01 Apr 2014 16:38:00 GMT
    The National Weather Service has issued a storm warning for San Francisco, Alameda and Contra Costa counties, forecasting heavy rain and hail, the latter of which has already come and gone, according to multiple sets of ears in our Potrero office....
  • Legendary Oakland Raiders coach Tom Flores weighs in on Desean Jackson
    published on Sun, 30 Mar 2014 18:53:33 GMT
    Dec 27, 2013; Alameda, CA, USA; General view of an Oakland Raiders helmet at press conference at Oakland Raiders Practice Facility....