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  • Oakland: Sausal Creek group works for steelhead trout's survival
    published on Wed, 17 Sep 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    The Friends of Sausal Creek will be hard at work on Creek to Bay Day 2014 Saturday to safeguard the steelhead trout, which is under threat of survival in the creek because of the state's severe drought. The creek runs through Oakland, passing through Dimond Canyon before it dumps into the Oakland Estuary near the Fruitvale Bridge....
  • Local sports digest: No. 4 Stanford women's soccer beats Santa Clara
    published on Sat, 20 Sep 2014 05:50:10 GMT
    The Stanford women's soccer team remains unscored upon through eight matches this season after beating Santa Clara, 3-0, on Friday night before 2,302 at Cagan Stadium. A first-half own goal, followed by second-half scores by Stephanie Amack and Ryan Walker-Hartshorn enabled No....
  • Cal's early struggles recall Dykes' start with Arizona
    published on Sat, 20 Sep 2014 00:55:36 GMT
    Coach Sonny Dykes and defensive end Brennan Scarlett celebrate during the win at Northwestern. Photo: Nam Y. Huh, STF / Associated Press Sonny Dykes took Arizona to back-to-back bowl games after a rough start as its offensiveduring 55-14 win over Sacramento State during NCAA College football game at Memorial Stadium in Berkeley, Calif....
  • Berkeley High School Football Game To Be Televised
    published on Fri, 19 Sep 2014 23:27:50 GMT
    Comcast Hometown Network , Comcast's regional cable network covering Northern and Central California, announced that it televising 20 high school football games this season -- including the Oct. 25 Castro Valley - Berkeley match up. In its fifth year of covering prep football, CHN's games will continue to appear under the banner of "Xfinity High School Sports," and will be available on Channel 104 to Comcast digital cable customers....
  • Berkeley Measure F: The Fix-it Measure
    published on Fri, 19 Sep 2014 19:10:00 GMT
    Unlike two controversial measures on the November ballot, the parks tax increase, Measure F, is a straightforward proposition. It's a repairs bill....
  • Not sure whether these parents are 'Extreme' or just terrible
    published on Fri, 19 Sep 2014 02:19:15 GMT
    Meet porn actress Madison Young and creepy fetish-film director James Mogul. By some fluke of nature coupled with benign neglect on the part of child-protective services officials, the sexual deviants from Berkeley, Calif., are together raising their adorable 2A1/a -year-old daughter, Emma....
  • Bound for Berkeley, Lea Robinson leaves legacy at Columbia
    published on Thu, 18 Sep 2014 08:59:53 GMT
    Lea Robinson, assistant director of the Office of Multicultural Affairs and manager of LGBTQAA programming, is leaving for the University of California, Berkeley. , had her last day at Columbia on Sept....
  • Saturday at 7 p.m.: Arizona hosts Cal Bears
    published on Wed, 17 Sep 2014 22:41:39 GMT
    Saturday at 7 p.m.: Arizona Wildcats host Cal Bears Arizona leads the all-time series 15-14-2, including a 33-28 win in 2013. Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1u9fajA Arizona Wildcats running back Nick Wilson is lifted up by offensive linesman Steven Gurrola after scoring a touchdown during the second quarter against the Nevada Wolf Pack on Sept....
  • The St. Mary's High football team shows staying power in win over Jesse Bethel-Vallejo
    published on Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:02:45 GMT
    St. Mary's High football player Tamarick Pierce , shown above scoring a touchdown against Moreau Catholic on Aug. 30, rushed for 57 yards and a touchdown in the Panthers' 31-7 victory over Jesse Bethel-Vallejo on Sept. 12. Stevie Harvey added 140 yards rushing and two touchdowns....
  • Cal 2015 football schedule released, and it could be the toughest in the country
    published on Wed, 17 Sep 2014 03:48:20 GMT
    The nice thing about Cal football schedules is that there's rarely a dull opponent. What with the competitive Pac-12 North, the always constant scheduling of UCLA and USC, a post-Big Game regular hangover contest, and usually a marquee non-conference opponent on the schedule, there's rarely a dull moment....
  • Radio Hall of Fame class of 2014
    published on Mon, 15 Sep 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    The Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame will formally induct nine new members Saturday. Well, as formally as you can at a seafood restaurant ....
  • A closer look at the Cal Bears
    published on Tue, 16 Sep 2014 05:01:56 GMT
    After winning just one game in 2013, Cal is off to a 2-0 start in 2014, with wins over Northwestern and Sacramento State. Cal was off last week....
  • Diversified farming practices might preserve evolutionary diversity of wildlife
    published on Thu, 11 Sep 2014 17:54:52 GMT
    As humans transform the planet to meet our needs, all sorts of wildlife continue to be pushed aside, including many species that play key roles in Earth's life-support systems. In particular, the transformation of forests into agricultural lands has dramatically reduced biodiversity around the world....
  • Morelli and Smith Named USC Credit Union Student-Athlete of the Week
    published on Tue, 16 Sep 2014 02:00:55 GMT
    Sept. 15, 2014 LOS ANGELES - USC men's water polo player Matteo Morelli and women's tennis player Gabby Smith were each named USC's Student-Athletes of the Week for the week of Sept. 8-14, on Monday, Sept....
  • Taking stock of Wayne Tinkle's preseason to-do list as Oregon State Beavers begin practice
    published on Mon, 15 Sep 2014 23:54:39 GMT
    Monday marked Wayne Tinkle's first chance to officially work with his entire Oregon State men's basketball team. The Beavers now have two hours a week to practice with players, a critical opportunity to begin figuring out personnel decisions in advance of a more ramped-up practice schedule that starts the first week of October....
  • Cal football kickoff set for 1 p.m. against Colorado
    published on Mon, 15 Sep 2014 22:28:02 GMT
    A general view of the California Golden Bears playing against the Washington Huskies at California Memorial Stadium on November 2, 2012 in Berkeley, California. California Memorial Stadium went through a 21-month $321 million renovation and reopened for the 2012 football season....
  • Bremer's goal gives WSU women's soccer team win over Idaho - Mon, 15 Sep 2014 PST
    published on Mon, 15 Sep 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    Beau Bremer scored a goal off a rebound of a blocked shot and Washington State defeated Idaho 1-0 in a nonconference women's soccer match on Sunday at Moscow, Idaho. Bremer scored her third goal of the season after Cara Wegner's shot was blocked....
  • Bears complete sweep of Broncos
    published on Mon, 08 Sep 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    10 California, which improved to 7-1-0 with a 1-0 win over Santa Clara in Berkeley. The win gave Cal a sweep against the Broncos in a rare non-conference home-and-home series....
  • Cal Futbol Sunday - Soccer Doubleheader on Pac-12 Networks Game Thread
    published on Sun, 14 Sep 2014 19:04:50 GMT
    At Goldman Field in Edwards Stadium or on the Pac-12 Networks, it's a pair of Cal Soccer matches. At 1 pm, it is Cal Men's Soccer vs. Gonzaga....
  • Local sports digest: No. 4 Stanford edges Florida in women's soccer
    published on Sat, 13 Sep 2014 05:15:30 GMT
    Lo LaBonta converted a penalty kick in the first overtime Friday night as fourth-ranked Stanford defeated Florida 1-0 in a nonconference women's soccer game at Cagan Stadium. The Cardinal set a school record with its sixth shutout to start the season after surviving a rough first half against the sixth-ranked Gators ....