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Local News


  • Ivan Rabb Cuts List; Hoyas Out
    published on Fri, 24 Oct 2014 21:49:27 GMT
    Disappointing news today on the recruiting trail as Ivan Rabb, a 6'10" center/forward and ESPN's top ranked player in the Class of 2015 , has cut Georgetown from his final list of schools. Rabb, an Oakland, CA native, has Cal, Arizona, UCLA, Kansas, and Kentucky on his final list....
  • Point Richmond Marine vet gets a second chance after time in solitary confinement
    published on Fri, 24 Oct 2014 16:33:47 GMT
    Marine veteran Milo Imrie passed a note through his attorney to the man he assaulted, apologizing for his behavior and wishing he could take it all back. In the San Mateo County courtroom July 25, Imrie received a second chance, freed after serving 11 months in solitary confinement and returning to plead no contest....
  • Gestational Diabetes May Influence Daughter's Weight Later
    published on Thu, 23 Oct 2014 20:00:00 GMT
    Daughters of women who developed gestational diabetes while pregnant may be at increased risk for being obese later in childhood, a new study suggests. The research included more than 400 girls in California who were followed from 2005 to 2011, with annual visits to check their height, weight, body fat and abdominal obesity....
Regional News


  • Mayoral Candidates Look at Plan to Promote Active Community Involvement
    published on Sat, 25 Oct 2014 02:57:01 GMT
    Several of Oakland's mayoral candidates have expressed interest in creating community wide action task forces that could potentially involve hundreds of Oakland residents in developing, passing and implementing policies that will affect the future of the city. The goal of this process would be to take residents out of their traditional role as passive observers of city decisions or participants who try to intervene at the eleventh hour to halt or modify policies and ordinances they do not suppor...
  • Corporate exec says he's ready to lead Oakland
    published on Sat, 25 Oct 2014 01:37:20 GMT
    The former health care industry executive is breaking a cardinal political rule by challenging an incumbent, Jean Quan, who two years ago appointed him to his most prestigious public post -- Oakland Port Commissioner. And he has loaned his campaign $70,000 in a bid to outpoll several of Oakland's top public officials despite having little name recognition, no political experience and mixed showings in mayoral polls....
  • Forum
    published on Fri, 24 Oct 2014 22:30:46 GMT
    Contributions to Reader's Forum should be limited to 250 words. Letters must be signed and must include the writer's address and phone number for verification purposes....
Sports News


  • Finnegan passes big test, helps Royals win Game 3
    published on Sat, 25 Oct 2014 06:08:08 GMT
    Only four months after he pitched in the College World Series, the 21-year-old reliever trotted into a troubling seventh inning, got two key outs and helped the Kansas City Royals hold off San Francisco 3-2 Friday night in Game 3 of the World Series. Finnegan made history with his rapid ascent, and later agreed to donate his cap to the Hall of Fame....
  • Raiders vs Cards 2014
    published on Sat, 25 Oct 2014 04:49:50 GMT
    Went to the last home game with my girlfriend and best buddy; sure the Raiders suck but the games and atmosphere is amazing.....the tailgate was awesome, visiting Jack London Square was awesome....and the price per seat was awesome!! We drove all the way from Fresno, and its always worth it to see the silver and black! As Raiders fan, we should all band together in this time of need and cheer on our boys no matter what the outcome....sure professional athletes are overpaid for what they do...but...
  • Ivan Rabb Cuts List; Hoyas Out
    published on Fri, 24 Oct 2014 21:49:27 GMT
    Disappointing news today on the recruiting trail as Ivan Rabb, a 6'10" center/forward and ESPN's top ranked player in the Class of 2015 , has cut Georgetown from his final list of schools. Rabb, an Oakland, CA native, has Cal, Arizona, UCLA, Kansas, and Kentucky on his final list....

Local Area Videos


  • Beatmaking in deep East Oakand at James Madison Middle School

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    A young girl doing her first sample chops ever in deep East Oakland at James Madison Middle School (she attends Sobrante Park Elementary) with Dr. Elliot Gan...
  • Madison Park School Gardening Project

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    At this community school in the Sobrante Park district of Oakland, PUEBLO, People United for a Better Life in Oakland, sponsors a gardener and farmer's marke...
  • Olinda Elementary School 6th Grade Class Video

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    Students at Olinda Elementary School in El Sobrante, California reflect on a very successful year while discussing their plans for the future.
  • Sobrante Park Time-Banking Initiative - East Oakland, CA

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    Time banking means that when you volunteer for your community that time is put into a savings account for you so that when you need help with childcare, tuto...
  • Redwood Christian Schools

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    Redwood Christian Schools was founded in 1970 Starting with sixty-nine students, we are currently a school of approximately 700 students in grades K-12. Loca...
  • Bethel Elementary School

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    Bethel Elementary School, Clover, S.C..
  • Bess Maxwell Elementary School - Del Norte, CA

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    Parents, doctors and others from the community joined together to bring health to Bess Maxwell Elementary School's cafeteria. Alarmed by their county's 44.5%...
  • ACCESS

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    Imagine! A Community Center for El Sobrante Transform the El Sobrante Elementary School Site We are a group of community members who aspire to transform the ...
  • wcc_Tara_Hills_Girls_Boys.mov

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    West Contra Costa County, California public elementary students take the stage to recite their own original poetry for their season finale Poetry Slam! with ...
  • Beautiful Gloomy Morning in El Sobrante, California

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    Sorry folks for the poor sound quality. It was windy as I recorded my greetings to the world from the San Pablo Ridge near El Sobrante, California. Our nine-...
  • Castlemont High School - East Oakland, CA

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    Castlemont High School is taking school discipline into the 21st Century through their Restorative Justice for Youth (RJOY) program. RJOY is an alternative t...

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