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  • El Cerrito plans salute to its 'pioneers'
    published on Sun, 20 Apr 2014 23:50:29 GMT
    Long after Oakland and Berkeley were built up with Victorian and Edwardian homes and distinctive downtowns, El Cerrito remained rural, a place of farmhouses and open spaces....
  • Over 30 Top Employers will recruit to fill open Job positions in the Oakland, CA and Bay Ar
    published on Sun, 20 Apr 2014 21:45:34 GMT
    Apr. 20, 2014 - SAN FRANCISCO -- Las Vegas, NV, Whether hoping to find a fresh start, a better job, or a new career direction, job seekers will find a wealth of exciting opportunities at this free job fair....
  • Re: Birdland Jazzista Social Club Hopes to Establish an Oakland Music District
    published on Sun, 20 Apr 2014 17:11:35 GMT
    The Birdland Jazzista Social Club - known for its long-running, twice-weekly live music sessions held in a garage in Berkeley - is planning to help launch an ongoing series of weekend "music community centers" in Oakland....
  • Marin coroner sets autopsy Monday for Mill Valley woman found on Mt. Tam
    published on Sat, 19 Apr 2014 06:00:00 GMT
    An autopsy is planned for Monday for a Mill Valley woman found dead on Mount Tamalpais after going on a hike with her German shepherd....
  • Study shows Bay Area teens struggle to find work
    published on Fri, 14 Mar 2014 16:27:37 GMT
    It is harder than ever for young people to land a job, and despite its booming economy, the Bay Area is one the toughest markets in the country for teenagers and young adults looking for work, according to a study released Friday by the Brookings Institution....
  • Vicky Koehler
    published on Sun, 20 Apr 2014 07:37:56 GMT
    Vicky Koehler, age 89, of Bird Island died peacefully on Friday, April 18, 2014 at the Fairfax Community Home....
  • Anaheim's Wonderful WonderCon
    published on Sun, 20 Apr 2014 01:01:00 GMT
    It's Easter weekend and while some may be spending their time at Mass, there is a group of passionate people who will be showing up in mass to celebrate some of their favorite supernatural and super-powered humans, demi-gods and immortals at the annual WonderCon comic book convention at the Anaheim Convention Center....
  • Earth Day to May Day Days of Direct Action
    published on Sat, 19 Apr 2014 23:26:11 GMT
    Direct Action/Events Calendar! The Assembly is every Sunday - 2:00 PM - Mosswood Park Amphitheater - MacArthur and Telegraph - Oakland - CA Tuesday, April 22nd: Earth Day March! 1:00 PM - Sproul Plaza of UC Berkeley - Telegraph Ave. and Bancroft Way - Berkeley, California Unanimously approved! ... (more)...
  • California voters approve state paying for universal preschool, poll finds
    published on Fri, 18 Apr 2014 15:12:46 GMT
    Jose Mercado, 5, and Aaron Nicandro 3, from left, play with magnetic blocks in their Kidango pre-school class at Alvarado Elementary School in Union City, Calif., Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014....
  • Autopsy Monday for Oakland teacher found on Mount Tamalpais
    published on Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    An autopsy is planned for Monday for an Oakland teacher found dead on Mount Tamalpais after going on a hike with her German shepherd....
  • Our communities in brief
    published on Sat, 19 Apr 2014 20:46:37 GMT
    Two men were in stable condition after they were shot Saturday morning in separate incidents in East Oakland, police said....
  • Astros manager Bo Porter quiet about A's Jed Lowrie's controversial bunt
    published on Sat, 19 Apr 2014 19:24:32 GMT
    The day after Houston Astros manager Bo Porter had plenty to say about A's shortstop Jed Lowrie bunting with his team leading 7-0, Porter had little to say about the incident Saturday....
  • Record labels sue Oakland's Pandora Media for playing older songs
    published on Fri, 18 Apr 2014 12:59:44 GMT
    Major record labels are suing Internet radio giant Pandora for copyright infringement for using songs recorded before 1972 without paying license fees....
  • Pets and Wildlife Calendar: April 19 and beyond
    published on Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    Loose Leash Walking Seminar: Learn tips on teaching your dog to walk next to you on a loose leash....
  • States crack down on for-profit colleges, student loan industry
    published on Thu, 17 Apr 2014 11:00:00 GMT
    Denied admission to two state colleges, Hastie came upon DeVry University. The day after he filled out an online request for information, a representative from the for-profit university visited him at his home and encouraged him to enroll in a biomedical informatics program in New Jersey....
  • Oakland: Group teaches life lessons, much more through golf
    published on Wed, 16 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    But at First Tee of Oakland, it's not about getting a hole in one, it's about children learning valuable life skills like confidence, integrity and responsibility -- from the first day a club is put in their hands....
  • For-profit's focus on flat-rate tuition
    published on Thu, 20 Mar 2014 14:00:00 GMT
    Since last June, students at the for-profit Patten University have been able to take all-you-can-learn, competency-based programs online and at the institution's campus in Oakland, Calif....
  • Beloved teacher found dead on Mt. Tamalpais
    published on Sat, 19 Apr 2014 05:57:22 GMT
    The second women found dead in less than a week on Mt. Tamalpais has been identified as a 50-year-old beloved Oakland teacher....
  • San Joaquin Delta College performance explores art, science, dance
    published on Sat, 19 Apr 2014 03:15:00 GMT
    "It can help save your life," he said. "And to express yourself. When you can't express yourself, you go crazy."...
  • Transgender Activist's Death Opens Political Battle
    published on Sat, 19 Apr 2014 02:27:18 GMT
    Death certificates are typically pretty boring documents. A box for name, a box for date, a box for place and time, for cause of death....