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  • Oregon State Beavers announce signings of two JC football prospects
    published on Wed, 03 Jun 2015 18:47:06 GMT
    All-conference junior college offensive lineman Sosaia Tauaho and long snapper Ryan Navarro have signed financial aid agreements with Oregon State University, football coach Gary Andersen announced in a Wednesday news release. "Navarro, a 6-foot-2, 225-pound long snapper, and Tauaho, a 6-4, 330-pound offensive lineman are slated to arrive in Corvallis this summer....
  • Oakland and Cleveland: Cities with much in common
    published on Wed, 03 Jun 2015 18:12:23 GMT
    Protesters raise their hands in protest of the recent events in Ferguson as they march down 14th Street toward the Alameda County Courthouse as part of the national Day of Anger in Oakland on Dec. 13, 2014. OAKLAND -- They're cities with blue-collar roots that often end up on the butt end of jokes, usually flung by outsiders relying on rumors, not reality....
  • New Terrace Ridge Neighborhood Opens On-Site Sales Gallery
    published on Wed, 03 Jun 2015 17:22:03 GMT
    The on-site Sales Gallery for Terrace Ridge by William Lyon Homes is now open, giving homebuyers the rare opportunity to preview the brand-new neighborhood's exceptional single-family home designs . With a magnificent terraced setting against the Dublin foothills, this limited collection of just 36 luxury homes is highly anticipated and potential buyers are encouraged to pre-qualify and take advantage of valuable pre-sale pricing prior to the model unveiling....
  • Piedmonter/Montclarion letters: Oakland protests after dark should be banned
    published on Wed, 03 Jun 2015 17:02:36 GMT
    Why must there be protesting after dark? Almost every time, it seems, the troublemakers see that as a time to start breaking things. I have watched the streaming videos of many nights of trouble....
  • What's Happening: Aces Foundation Camp at Oakland Tech
    published on Wed, 03 Jun 2015 16:57:08 GMT
    Aces Foundation Camp -- Lorenzo Alexander's Aces Foundation holding its annual free Football Skills Training Camp. June 6-7 from 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at Oakland Tech High School, 4351 Broadway Ave., Oakland....
  • LeBron James, Stephen Curry collide in dream NBA finals showdown
    published on Wed, 03 Jun 2015 15:39:32 GMT
    Cleveland's LeBron James and Golden State's Stephen Curry have powered their teams into an NBA Finals showdown, but only one club can complete a fairy-tale run to a long-awaited crown. LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers has averaged 27.6 points, 10.4 rebounds and 8.3 assists a game in the post-season....
  • Can LeBron carry limping Cavs to title?
    published on Wed, 03 Jun 2015 15:10:47 GMT
    OAKLAND, Calif. "" It" s June again, time for the annual tradition of LeBron James on your TV for four to seven games....
  • I'm Proud Oakland is Home to Golden State Warriors in 2015 NBA Finals
    published on Wed, 03 Jun 2015 12:48:46 GMT
    Back in October 2006 we launched The W Column for FSN Bay Area , then the local TV channel for the Golden State Warriors when most games weren't in HD . Our first column was America's Next Biggest Warriors Fan - a true classic during the Cohan era where Hegenberger Road and Coliseum Way = dysfunction junction....
  • Officials warn Warriors fans to avoid knockoff merchandise
    published on Tue, 02 Jun 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    With the Golden State Warriors about to tip off in the NBA Finals for the first time in 40 years, league officials are warning fans to be on the lookout for low-quality counterfeit merchandise. Since 1992, anti-counterfeiting officials representing the major sports leagues have aided in the seizure of almost 11 million pieces of knockoff merchandise, valued at almost half a billion dollars....
  • Which restaurants are coming to Teterboro Landing?
    published on Wed, 03 Jun 2015 11:13:39 GMT
    TETERBORO - Nearly a dozen restaurants are planned for the final stage of Teterboro Landing, a 540,000-square-foot mixed-use development expected to start construction this fall, the Record reported. The planned restaurants include Panera Bread, Huddle House, Wing Stop, California Tortilla, Panda Express, Sarku Japan, Blaze Pizza and Habit Burger....
  • Oakland and Cleveland: two cities with much in common, on center stage for NBA Finals
    published on Wed, 03 Jun 2015 06:12:37 GMT
    Protesters raise their hands in protest of the recent events in Ferguson as they march down 14th Street toward the Alameda County Courthouse as part of the national Day of Anger in Oakland on Dec. 13, 2014. OAKLAND -- They're cities with blue-collar roots that often end up on the butt end of jokes, usually flung by outsiders relying on rumors, not reality....
  • NBA Finals: Cavaliers coach David Blatt gets little praise for the team's playoff run
    published on Wed, 03 Jun 2015 04:48:34 GMT
    INDEPENDENCE, Ohio - Blanton Collier, the last coach to lead a pro team in Cleveland to a championship, struggled with such an acute hearing problem it contributed to his career ending six years after he won the 1964 NFL title with the Browns. David Blatt doesn't seem to hear well, either, at least not any of the doubt surrounding him despite the Cavaliers coach taking Cleveland to the cusp of the city's first championship in 51 years....
  • NBA Finals: Officials warn Warriors fans to avoid knockoff merchandise
    published on Wed, 03 Jun 2015 03:22:21 GMT
    With the Golden State Warriors about to tip off in the NBA Finals for the first time in 40 years, league officials are warning fans to be on the lookout for low-quality counterfeit merchandise. Since 1992, anti-counterfeiting officials representing the major sports leagues have aided in the seizure of almost 11 million pieces of knockoff merchandise, valued at almost half a billion dollars....
  • Don't have Finals tickets? Watch parties for a good cause
    published on Wed, 03 Jun 2015 01:41:17 GMT
    Jenny An, of Oakland, watches Game 7 of the semi-finals game between the Golden State Warriors and the Memphis Grizzlies during a Warriors Community Foundation official Warriors Watch Party at the SOMA StrEat Food Park on Friday, May 15, 2015 in San Francisco, Calif. Trista Duran, of San Francisco, reacts as the Golden State Warriors defeat the Memphis Grizzlies in Game 7 of the semi-finals game during a Warriors Community Foundation official Warriors Watch Party at the SOMA StrEat Food Park on ...
  • Warriors warn fans about unauthorized tickets
    published on Tue, 02 Jun 2015 13:00:46 GMT
    The Golden State Warriors issued a fraud alert Monday regarding the possible dangers of purchasing tickets for the NBA Finals from a non-verified third party. The alert ties into the team's legal battle with StubHub, which brought a lawsuit against the Warriors and Ticketmaster, accusing them of rigging the resale market....
  • Why Caitlyn Jenner represents a new type of American hero
    published on Wed, 03 Jun 2015 00:39:15 GMT
    For some people, there is nothing more American or heroic than defeating one's opponents in a display of athletic might. That is exactly what Caitlyn Jenner did in 1976 when she won the Olympic gold medal in the decathlon at the height of the Cold War....
  • Warriors to host Sweetie, a 105-year-old fan, at NBA Finals Game 1
    published on Tue, 02 Jun 2015 19:13:48 GMT
    Rank has its privileges. If you're nearing your 106th birthday and you're a Warriors fan, rank means a free ticket in a suite Thursday at Oracle Arena for the first game of the NBA Finals matchup against the Cleveland Cavaliers....
  • Game Preview: Athletics At Tigers
    published on Tue, 02 Jun 2015 18:53:51 GMT
    MAY 31: Stephen Vogt #21 of the Oakland Athletics is congratulated by teammates after they beat the New York Yankees at O.co Coliseum on May 31, 2015 in Oakland, California. - The Detroit Tigers have dropped into third place in the AL Central after a rough ending to their trip....
  • Raiders' Davis says he wants to stay amid push for L.A. stadium
    published on Tue, 19 May 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    This artist's rendering shows a proposed stadium intended to house both the Raiders and Chargers football teams in Carson . Raiders owner Mark Davis maintained his public stance Tuesday at the NFL owners meetings in San Francisco: He wants to keep his team in Oakland....
  • After Curry, Thompson injuries, NBA union to investigate league's concussion protocol
    published on Tue, 02 Jun 2015 17:22:05 GMT
    File-This May 25, 2015, file photo shows Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry, left, toppling over Houston Rockets forward Trevor Ariza during the first half in Game 4 of the Western Conference finals of the NBA basketball playoffs in Houston. When NBA union chief Michele Roberts watched Stephen Curry return to a game after his head slammed against the floor and he walked woozily to the locker room, she immediately boned up on the league's concussion protocols....