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- Bay Area cold snap drops records lows on Oakland, San Jose
published on Fri, 06 Dec 2013 06:31:27 GMT
It's so cold outside that Daniel Weaver put on extra thick moisturizer "so my face doesn't freeze off" before he rode his bike to work Thursday morning in San Jose....
- TAISSUMANI: Meeting Mandela
published on Fri, 06 Dec 2013 03:45:17 GMT
This is a reprint of an article by the Nunatsiaq News history columnist, Kenn Harper, first published as a Taissumani column in 2008....
- Oakland: Fast-food workers protest low wages
published on Fri, 06 Dec 2013 00:34:44 GMT
Two men dressed as Ronald McDonald dance with other picketers demonstrating outside a McDonald's restaurant in Oakland, Calif., as fast food workers across the nation strike for a $15 minimum wage, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013....
- Cathie Anderson: Sacramento candy shop sprints to opening day
published on Tue, 26 Nov 2013 16:15:32 GMT
For just a moment, candy connoisseur Andy Paul has forgotten that he is sprinting toward the opening of his sweets shop at the 800 J Lofts building by Dec. 6. Paul is completely focused on describing the delights that customers will find at Andy’s Candy Apothecary : “There’s this guy called Barlovento , and he’s out of Oakland....
- Valley labor, education, faith leaders give honor to Mandela
published on Fri, 06 Dec 2013 03:49:28 GMT
Labor, peace, education and faith leaders in the central San Joaquin Valley reacted with sadness Thursday to the death of former South African President Nelson Mandela....
- Survey reveals trends in parents' school participation
published on Fri, 06 Dec 2013 03:45:27 GMT
By Jill Tucker Wealthy parents are more likely to make cookies for bake sales, volunteer in classrooms and be otherwise involved in their children's schools than lower-income mothers and fathers....
- Boys basketball: Novato thumps College Prep at Lick tourney
published on Fri, 06 Dec 2013 05:57:24 GMT
The difference: The Hornets led by 14 at halftime and held on for a convincing win over College Prep of Oakland at the Lick-Wilmerding tournament in San Francisco....
- Alameda County wary of Oakland's stadium dreams
published on Fri, 06 Dec 2013 01:54:00 GMT
Alameda County officials are questioning the viability of Oakland's dreams of building two new sports stadiums as part of a 800-acre project that would include housing and office space....
- talks & workshops
published on Thu, 05 Dec 2013 20:19:49 GMT
Reform Judaism in Ukraine. Rabbi Alex Dukhovny, head of the Reform movement in Ukraine, speaks about the movement's growth....
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