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  • Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg goes to bat in Berkeley soda tax effort
    published on Sat, 25 Oct 2014 02:54:15 GMT
    Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Friday threw the full brunt of his anti-soda credentials -- and a slice of his financial might -- into the campaign for a Berkeley soda tax, announcing through a publicist that he will pitch an ad to run on television during the World Series. The TV ad shows AT&T Park packed to capacity, with a voice-over intoning that the number of obese and overweight Bay Area children could fill the stadium three times....
  • Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg goes to bat in Berkeley soda tax effort
    published on Sat, 25 Oct 2014 02:34:49 GMT
    Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Friday threw the full brunt of his anti-soda credentials -- and a slice of his financial might -- into the campaign for a Berkeley soda tax, announcing through a publicist that he will pitch an ad to run on television during the World Series. The TV ad shows AT&T Park packed to capacity, with a voice-over intoning that the number of obese and overweight Bay Area children could fill the stadium three times....
  • Bloomberg goes to bat in Berkeley soda tax effort
    published on Sat, 25 Oct 2014 00:39:02 GMT
    Former New York mayor Michael Bloomberg on Friday threw the full brunt of his anti-soda credentials -- and a slice of his financial might -- into the campaign for a Berkeley soda tax, announcing through a publicist that he will pitch an ad to run on television during the World Series. Additionally, Bloomberg will spend $200,000 on a campaign ad blitz on local cable TV....
Regional News


  • Rebecca Fisher's Memphis on My Mind Opens Saturday
    published on Fri, 24 Oct 2014 01:20:13 GMT
    Acclaimed solo performer Rebecca Fisher returns to The Marsh with her 2013 SF Best of Fringe solo show, MEMPHIS ON MY MIND, a lilting look at the hometown she shares with Elvis, Beale Street, barbecue, the mighty Mississippi and those gawd-awful hot summer days. An evening that combines theater with food and music, MEMPHIS ON MY MIND, developed with and directed by Charlie Varon, plays October 25 through November 23 at The Marsh Berkeley , Saturdays and Sundays at 5:00pm , with every ticket incl...
  • Neural compensation in people with Alzheimer's-related protein
    published on Sun, 14 Sep 2014 19:07:55 GMT
    The human brain is capable of a neural workaround that compensates for the buildup of beta-amyloid, a destructive protein associated with Alzheimer's disease, researchers have discovered. The findings could help explain how some older adults with beta-amyloid deposits in their brain retain normal cognitive function while others develop dementia....
  • Parents, too, could use a break on student loan debt
    published on Sat, 25 Oct 2014 02:10:00 GMT
    Sen. Elizabeth Warren has been fighting the good fight for student loan debt reform. As she put it recently: "Millions of young people are just stuck....
Sports News


  • UCLA vs. Colorado College Football: Live Updates and Chat
    published on Sat, 25 Oct 2014 18:08:29 GMT
    File photo: Marcus Rios of the UCLA Bruins celebrates with teammates after he intercepted a pass against the California Golden Bears late in the fourth quarter at Kabam Field at California Memorial Stadium on October 18, 2014 in Berkeley, Calif. The Bruins won the game 36-34....
  • UCLA vs. Colorado College Football: Live Updates and Chat
    published on Sat, 25 Oct 2014 18:02:49 GMT
    File photo: Marcus Rios of the UCLA Bruins celebrates with teammates after he intercepted a pass against the California Golden Bears late in the fourth quarter at Kabam Field at California Memorial Stadium on October 18, 2014 in Berkeley, Calif. The Bruins won the game 36-34....
  • FINAL: Cal loses 59-41 shootout to Oregonvisit|blogPost-1490061|o-river_headline_list-44869|1
    published on Sat, 25 Oct 2014 06:11:59 GMT
    Cal and Oregon figured to put up lots of points Friday night. But they beat even those expectations in the Ducks' 59-41 victory over the Bears....

Local Area Videos


  • Students Help Create a Community Certified Habitat

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    Watch more and discuss: http://norwalk.itsrelevant.com/content/18496/students-create-community-certified-habitat Native plants and flowers are blossoming aro...
  • Community Funds - a pledge of the Berkeley Association of REALTORS®

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    Berkeley Association of REALTORS® Contribute 30010 to 32 Area Community Groups* On Wednesday, April 24, 2013 the Berkeley Association of REALTORS® (BAR) a...
  • Reece High School, Tasmania, Australia

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    Named the 2003 James D. MacConnell Award Winner. A fire set by an arsonist substantially destroyed Reece High school in December 2000 and created a great sen...
  • School of the Future Design Competition

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    School Building Week's School of the Future Design Competition offers an opportunity to illustrate the kind of creativity that students bring to the planning...
  • Alicia Keys and Lexus Keys to Innovation

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    Subscribe to Lexus: http://bit.ly/Lm4j4n Through Lexus Keys to Innovation, Lexus and Alicia Keys presented 10 schools across the country with a 2000 donati...
  • How To Draw | Draw Animals | Draw Cartoon | Easy Art | Kids Art | Step By Step |Art Video|Cow

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    How To Draw | Draw Animals | Draw Cartoon | Easy Art | Kids Art | Step By Step |Art Video|Cow. 3 year old Jenessa drawing a cow-very simple to follow, step b...
  • "Yellowstone Abstracted": Photographs by Bob Tetro

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    Photographer Bob Tetro (http://www.photojourneysabroad.com/) discusses his exhibit of photographs of Yellowstone National Park, 'Yellowstone Abstracted.' See...
  • MCPS 5th Graders experience classical music.

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    Each year second grade and fifth grade classes at all MCPS schools get to see and hear the National Philharmonic Orchestra at Strathmore, a state of the art ...
  • MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR., PhD | ALL SPORTS STUDENT ALUMNI TRIBUTE

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    MARTIN LUTHER KINGs WORK...MANY WITNESSED THE UNITED STATES BEING EDUCATED...AND FOR ALL THE WORLD TO WITNESS...AMERICA WAS SUPPOSED TO TEACH THE WORLD... 'a...
  • Elevator Pitch for Effortless Energy

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    From the 2013 Rice Business Plan Competition held at Rice University.
  • Silver Spring International's Children's Book

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