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  • Driver's licenses for undocumented: Problems still remain
    published on Mon, 14 Jul 2014 02:31:24 GMT
    When California legislators passed a law last year allowing undocumented immigrants to obtain driver's licenses, they seemed to think implementing the law would be straight-ahead simple....
  • Non-profits news: Week of July 14, 2014
    published on Mon, 14 Jul 2014 00:37:24 GMT
    The annual Dennis Moster Golf Outing and Dinner will be held at noon July 17 at the Knoll Golf Club, 900 Greenbank Road, Boonton....
  • Life as the other Earhart, Bieber and even Honest Abe
    published on Sun, 13 Jul 2014 12:11:47 GMT
    Amelia Rose Earhart said she gained a new respect for the woman with whom she shares a name after she flew over tiny Howland Island in the Pacific Ocean....
  • Amelia Earhart namesake completes global flight
    published on Sun, 13 Jul 2014 06:59:54 GMT
    Amelia Rose Earhart and co-pilot Shane Jordan, of Colorado, land at North Field in Oakland, Calif., on Friday, July 11, 2014....
  • Oakland Tech teacher to be honored at All-Star baseball game
    published on Sun, 13 Jul 2014 00:59:52 GMT
    Fans chose an Oakland Technical High School special education teacher to represent the Oakland A's with Major League Baseball's All-Star Teachers program....
  • Report finds overweight, obesity costing Alameda County billions
    published on Fri, 11 Jul 2014 12:59:27 GMT
    Nearly 70 percent of seniors, more than half of adults and a third of school-age children are overweight or obese, costing Alameda County billions of dollars each year, according to a new report....
  • NCAA's Emmert calls for 'scholarships for life'
    published on Thu, 10 Jul 2014 06:20:00 GMT
    NCAA president Mark Emmert testifies before the Senate Commerce Committee hearing on the NCAA's treatment of athletes Wednesday in Washington, D.C. / Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP WASHINGTON - NCAA president Mark Emmert told a Senate committee Wednesday he supports 'scholarships for life' and other reforms in how athletes are treated, then did such a ... (more)...
  • Chartering Authority Must Make Findings Supported by Substantial...
    published on Tue, 01 Jul 2014 20:25:59 GMT
    In American Indian Model Schools v. Oakland Unified School District --- Cal.App.4th ---, the California Court of Appeal recently clarified a charter school may not be revoked unless there is substantial evidence in the record showing the chartering authority considered increases in academic achievement over time for all numerically significant ... (more)...
  • Amelia Rose Earhart completes global flight
    published on Sun, 13 Jul 2014 02:56:15 GMT
    Amelia Rose Earhart has completed the round-the-world journey that her namesake never finished nearly eight decades ago....
  • Hacking Professional Tech Communities
    published on Sun, 13 Jul 2014 01:08:22 GMT
    Jul. 12, 2014 - OAKLAND, Calif. -- There should be no internal barriers to the broad opportunities that are opened by the internet....
  • Life as the other Amelia Earhart, Justin Bieber and even Honest Abe
    published on Sat, 12 Jul 2014 00:13:00 GMT
    She hadn't yet become a TV personality, received thousands of dollars in donations or made her flight plan - and so she hated her name....
  • Trial highlights NCAA changes already underway
    published on Mon, 30 Jun 2014 22:08:35 GMT
    Sonny Vaccaro already feels like a winner, no matter how a federal judge rules in the antitrust lawsuit he helped bring against the NCAA....
  • Jerry Brown files for re-election, defends funding plan for high-speed rail
    published on Sun, 02 Mar 2014 20:27:12 GMT
    Forty years after he first ran for governor and with a lifetime of politics behind him, Jerry Brown, now 75, strode into a dimly lit elections office Friday and filed paperwork one more time....
  • Oakland: Amelia Rose Earhart completes around-the-world flight
    published on Sat, 12 Jul 2014 04:41:47 GMT
    With her parents and crowds of supporters present, globe-trotting pilot Amelia Rose Earhart fulfilled the significance of her name when she landed at the Oakland Airport on Friday evening....
  • Amelia Rose Earhart returns from around-the-world flight
    published on Sat, 12 Jul 2014 03:32:38 GMT
    With her parents and crowds of supporters present, globe-trotting pilot Amelia Rose Earhart fulfilled the significance of her name when she landed at the Oakland Airport on Friday evening....
  • Davis, Leslie Adele
    published on Sat, 12 Jul 2014 03:00:00 GMT
    Leslie Adele Davis It is with great sadness that the family of Leslie Davis announces her passing, on Monday, July 7, 2014 at the age of 58 years....
  • Amor Eterno Arte presents Dosayan. Artwork by Luis Marroquin
    published on Fri, 11 Jul 2014 08:25:53 GMT
    Amor Eterno Arte presents Dosayan Artwork by Luis Marroquin Opening Reception: Saturday August 9th 7pm-11pm Exhibition dates: August 9th - September 30th Dosayan is an indigenous, Northern Philippine word for the act of reclining on a wooden surface, when someone enters an introspective mood....
  • Amelia Earhart Namesake Achieves her Goal
    published on Mon, 26 May 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    She was named after the original Amelia Earhart who had been highly acclaimed for her trip around the world and whose plane had disappeared mysteriously leaving the world in a state of horror and shock....
  • A San Francisco School with an Artistic Mission
    published on Fri, 11 Jul 2014 23:06:51 GMT
    Alicia McCarthy, "Untitled" , oil and latex on wood, 84 x 84 in. Collection of Jeff Morris, Oakland, California....
  • When everybody already knows your name
    published on Fri, 11 Jul 2014 21:00:52 GMT
    She hadn't yet become a TV personality, received thousands of dollars in donations or made her flight plan - and so she hated her name....