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CSU Linebacker Cory James Picked By Oakland Raiders In 6th Round – CBS Local

CBS LocalAccording to NFL.com, James sort of flew under the radar because he played for CSU but was one of the most consistent playmakers in the country over the past four years. Mountain West coaches voted him second-team All-Conference. He had double-digit … and more …read more From:: West Oakland News By Google News from WordPress http://ift.tt/21mI01j via IFTTT

Pier on fire in Oakland sends towering smoke plume over East Bay – SFGate

SFGateA fire near the Oakland estuary sent a large column of black smoke towering over the East Bay Saturday afternoon, but the blaze was quickly brought under control and officials said no buildings had been damaged and no injuries were reported …Oakland firefighters respond to dock fire near Park Street BridgeKGO-TVBreaking News: Heavy smoke from […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1SCtd0a via IFTTT

Green Bay Selects Trevor Davis In Fifth Round – Cal Athletics

Cal AthleticsDavis played a big role in Cal’s successful 2015 season in which the Golden Bears finished 8-5 overall and won the Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl over Air Force. Cal’s seven-win turnaround in two years from a 1-11 record in 2013 to its 8-5 campaign …Packers feel the need for speedWHBL Sheboygan (blog) all […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/21mHZdJ via IFTTT

Raiders address RB need, take Texas Tech’s DeAndre Washington in fifth – ESPN (blog)

ESPN (blog)A few thoughts on the Raiders drafting Texas Tech’s DeAndre Washington with the fourth pick of the fifth round, No. 143 overall. My take: The Raiders needed a backup running back for Latavius Murray and the pinball-like Washington fits the bill, the … and more …read more From:: West Oakland News By Google News from WordPress http://ift.tt/1SCtd04 via IFTTT

After Luke Walton departure, how Warriors’ coaching tree might blossom again – ESPN (blog)

ESPN (blog)OAKLAND, Calif. — Alvin Gentry was hired as the New Orleans Pelicans head coach while he was still a Golden State Warriors assistant, embroiled in the NBA Finals. At the time, Steve Kerr joked about the advantage of having “two head coaches” at once.Warriors news: With Luke Walton announced as Lakers coach, could Harrison […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/21mHZdC via IFTTT

LSU’s Vadal Alexander chosen by Oakland Raiders in final round of draft – SECcountry.com

SECcountry.comThe former LSU offensive lineman was selected at pick No. 234 by the Oakland Raiders in the seventh round of the 2016 NFL Draft on Saturday. The 6-foot-6, 329-pounder was a four-year starter with the Tigers, seeing time at both guard and tackle.Oakland Raiders draft Vadal Alexander247SportsLSU’s Vadal Alexander chosen by Oakland in the 2016 […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1NKDcAj via IFTTT

Genova Delicatessen serves its last sandwiches in Oakland – East Bay Times

Genova Delicatessen serves its last sandwiches in OaklandEast Bay TimesCustomer David Mark, of Oakland, shakes hands with Genova Delicatessen co-owner David DeVincenzi during the deli’s last day of business in Oakland, Calif., on Saturday, April 30, 2016. The deli has operated in the Temescal neighborhood since 1926. and more …read more From:: Oakland Restaurant News […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1r7katv via IFTTT

Police investigating West Oakland shooting – San Jose Mercury News

San Jose Mercury NewsOAKLAND — Police are investigating a shooting that injured at least four people Friday night in West Oakland. The shooting was reported about 9:14 p.m. in the 3200 block of San Pablo Avenue, near Saint Andrews Plaza, said Oakland police. No one has …4 injured in West Oakland shootingKTVU San Francisco all […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/24dzV46 via IFTTT

Bears Drop Opener to Washington, 4-2 – Cal Athletics

Cal AthleticsBERKELEY, Calif. – The California Golden Bears (23-15, 9-10 Pac-12) fell in the series opener to the Washington Huskies (24-14, 10-6 Pac-12) 4-2 on Friday night at Evans Diamond. Cal senior designated hitter Devin Pearson had a very good night for the …Cal Baseball loses series opener to UW 4-2California Golden Blogs (blog) all […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/24sHh0o via IFTTT

DE Shilique Calhoun: “I’m happy that Oakland picked me” – Raiders.com

Raiders.comQ: Did you have an idea you were headed to Oakland before the draft started? Calhoun: “Not at all, honestly. I know that when I came out to visit Oakland, I came back home and talked to my family. When I got back, I kind of told them I kind of felt …Oakland Raiders draft […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/24dzV42 via IFTTT

4 injured in West Oakland shooting – KTVU San Francisco

KTVU San FranciscoOAKLAND, Calif. (KTVU/BCN) – Police are responding to a shooting in West Oakland where at least four people were injured Friday night. The incident was reported around 9:15 p.m. in the 3200 block of San Pablo Avenue at 32nd Street, near Saint Andrews …Police investigating West Oakland shootingSan Jose Mercury News all 2 […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/24sHh0k via IFTTT

Golden State Warriors fan auctions off playoff tickets to help pay for girl’s brain cancer treatment – WNCN

WNCN(KRON) — A family is seeking help to pay medical expenses for their child diagnosed with brain cancer, and the medical treatments are not even offered in the United States. But a Golden State Warriors fan is stepping up to help the little girl get the … …read more From:: Golden State Warriors News By […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1O4weRq via IFTTT

Golden State Warriors ace Steph Curry hopes to return from knee injury ahead of schedule to boost his team’s play … – Daily Mail

Daily MailSteph Curry is working out his injured right knee up to three times a day, spending four to five hours at the Golden State Warriors‘ practice facility, to try to get back on the court. The reigning MVP wants to return for the defending NBA champions as …Golden State Warriors‘ Stephen Curry suffers knee […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1VZxGwU via IFTTT

Raiders bankroll $500 million for Vegas move – SFBay

SFBayHis announcement came only a week after the Oakland City Council and the Alameda County Board of Supervisors both voted to approve a lease extension agreement that will keep the Raiders at the Coliseum for at least one more year and possibly up to …Viva Las Raiders: Owner Mark Davis to make a commitment to […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1rpaI5i via IFTTT

Raiders bankroll $500 million for Vegas move – SFBay

SFBayHis announcement came only a week after the Oakland City Council and the Alameda County Board of Supervisors both voted to approve a lease extension agreement that will keep the Raiders at the Coliseum for at least one more year and possibly up to …Viva Las Raiders: Owner Mark Davis to make a commitment to […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1rpaI5i via IFTTT

This Week In SF Food: Homage Debuts, Evil Eye Heads To The Mission, And More – SFist

This Week In SF Food: Homage Debuts, Evil Eye Heads To The Mission, And MoreSFistYou’ll recall that Lemonade was snatching up a number of former La Boulange storefronts, and has a total of six Bay Area locations in the works. The LA businesses are likely getting a Red Lobster-style Beyoncé boost thanks to her album […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/26DtF4k via IFTTT

Illinois’ Jihad Ward drafted by Raiders – SB Nation

SB NationOn the second day of the 2016 NFL Draft, the Oakland Raiders selected former Illinois defensive lineman Jihad Ward, picking him No. 44 overall. Ward’s selection breaks a three-year drought for the Fighting Illini, who have not seen one of their alumni …Oakland Raiders Draft Jihad WardWriting Illini2016 NFL Draft Round 2: At Pick […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1SQEbOp via IFTTT

NBA Playoffs 2016 schedule: Clippers try to stay alive in Portland in Game 6 – Golden State of Mind

Golden State of MindWith a win, the Blazers would advance to the second round where they’d face the Golden State Warriors sans Stephen Curry, a seemingly fortuitous turn of events if you ignore that the Warriors just demolished the Houston Rockets by 33 points just the … and more …read more From:: Golden State Warriors […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1TbrlYd via IFTTT

Home Cooks Feed Community With the Help of Oakland Start-Up Josephine – 7×7

7×7Lam is an expert chef who has been cooking for most of his life, but when he immigrated from Vietnam three years ago, it was hard to break into the lofty world of Bay Area restaurants, let alone save up enough money for his own brick-and-mortar. Lam … and more …read more From:: Oakland Restaurant […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1Tbro6r via IFTTT

Raiders look for easy way out of Oakland – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleMeanwhile, Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf is staying the wise course: She wants the team to stay, but only with a deal that is fair to “the Raiders, the fans and the taxpayers.” Translation: no big giveaways. Perhaps the most sensible idea of all has been … and more …read more From:: Libby Schaaf […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/24bXSst via IFTTT

What the Warriors are without Steph Curry – ESPN (blog)

ESPN (blog)Even if Golden State can beat, say, the Portland Trail Blazers without Curry’s services, it’s a distressing development, to be sure. Athletes can find inspiration in misfortune, though. Right now, the Warriors fight for Steph Curry while seeking to …Golden State Warriors‘ Steph Curry Rehabbing Knee Several Times A DayCBS LocalTrail Blazers and Golden […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/26DtCFG via IFTTT

Oakland couple, San Leandro woman linked to Marin burglary spree – San Jose Mercury News

Oakland couple, San Leandro woman linked to Marin burglary spreeSan Jose Mercury NewsMARIN COUNTY — Marin sheriff’s detectives arrested three East Bay residents in an alleged property crime spree in West Marin, Muir Beach, the Marin Headlands, Mill Valley and San Rafael. Ashley Nicole DaSilva, 25, of San Leandro, her husband Michael … and more […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1SQEbOk via IFTTT

Man shot and wounded in East Oakland – San Jose Mercury News

Man shot and wounded in East OaklandSan Jose Mercury NewsOAKLAND — A man was shot and wounded in East Oakland on Friday afternoon, police said. The man sustained a leg wound and although his condition was not immediately known, he is expected to recover. The shooting happened about 1:07 p.m. Friday in … and more […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/26DtF4d via IFTTT

With NCAAs On The Horizon, The Freshman Reflects On A Thrilling Year At Cal – Cal Athletics

Cal AthleticsCurrently, the Tulsa, Oklahoma, native and the second-ranked Golden Bears are awaiting the May 3 announcement of the field for the NCAA team tournament. CalBears.com: The Ojai Valley Tennis Tournament has been around for a long time, and in your … …read more From:: California Golden Bears News By Google News from WordPress http://ift.tt/1SQE8Cf via IFTTT

Drake Tickets in Oakland, California at Oracle Arena: Ticket Process Has Drake & Future Tickets at Oracle Arena in … – Press Release Rocket

Drake Tickets in Oakland, California at Oracle Arena: Ticket Process Has Drake & Future Tickets at Oracle Arena in …Press Release RocketDrake & Future will bring the ‘Summer Sixteen’ tour to Oracle Arena in Oakland, California on September 13th & 14th. TicketProcess has an abundance of cheap Drake tickets that are now on sale! Fans […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1SPVwXI via IFTTT

NFL Draft 2016: Oakland Raiders Day 2 selections – FanSided

FanSidedThere’s always a narrative with any team coming out of every season and, while every story in every year is nuanced, the most important aspect is whether or not the feeling around the team is optimistic or pessimistic moving forward. Despite missing … and more …read more From:: Oakland Raiders News By Google News from WordPress http://ift.tt/1rotUQv via IFTTT

Sutter Plans Closure of Berkeley’s Alta Bates Hospital, ER – KQED

KQEDOver the last several years, Sutter has moved Alta Bates’ cardiac, stroke and rehabilitation services to its Summit Oakland campus. The Berkeley City Council has directed both its Community Health Commission and the Disaster and Fire Safety Commission … and more …read more From:: Oakland City Council News From Google News from WordPress http://ift.tt/26Cqudb via IFTTT

Full Sportscast: Oakland Raiders owner Mark Davis pledged to move his time to Las Vegas – News3LV

Full Sportscast: Oakland Raiders owner Mark Davis pledged to move his time to Las VegasNews3LVLAS VEGAS (KSNV News3LV) — If you don’t think Raiders owner Mark Davis is serious about bringing the Oakland Raiders to Las Vegas, he gave skeptics $500 million reasons why they should believe that he really wants to become the “Las […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1r1Oshe via IFTTT

3 Arrested in Connection to Series of Takeover-Style Robberies in Bay Area – NBC Bay Area

NBC Bay AreaPolice say a team of three robbers who terrorized Bay Area restaurant workers in 23 takeover-style robberies are under arrest. Kristoffer Jones, 18, of Albany, and two Oakland residents, 40-year-old Shawan Spragans and 46-year-old Merl Simpson, were … and more …read more From:: Oakland Restaurant News From Google News from WordPress http://ift.tt/1WX7Icf via IFTTT

Senior Tyrone Wallace Named 2015-16 Most Valuable Player – Cal Athletics

Cal AthleticsBERKELEY – Senior guard Tyrone Wallace, who led the Golden Bears in scoring this past season and finished his career ranked among the school’s all-time top 10 in scoring, assists and steals, was named the Cal men’s basketball team Most Valuable … and more …read more From:: California Golden Bears News By Google News from WordPress http://ift.tt/1r1Os0Q via IFTTT

Morning Report: Students Falling Behind – Voice of San Diego

Voice of San DiegoCalifornia’s home to 1,100 charter schools and more than half a million students go to them, but they’ve been struggling for space for some time. Making do with what they’ve got, … We ran an op-ed Thursday from former City Council candidate Carol Kim … …read more From:: Oakland City Council News […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1VWHh7E via IFTTT

Stephen Curry deputy Shaun Livingston helps Golden State Warriors stay in rhythm – Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning HeraldOAKLAND: Whether he’s been asked to provide 15-20 minutes of stability off the bench or step in for the best, flashiest basketball player on the planet, Shaun Livingston’s demeanour hasn’t seemed to waver. He’s the same self-assured, buttoned-down, …Warriors‘ Livingston stars in place of CurrySFGateStephen Curry’s nearly disastrous injury has reinforced the Warriors‘ […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1NZR2cL via IFTTT

6 businesses preparing to open in Birmingham – Detroit Free Press

Detroit Free PressSara Campbell, a Boston-based fashion designer, will open a boutique in Birmingham this spring at 146 W. Maple Road. The store will be its 17th nationwide and the first in Michigan. The company is known for giving back to the community and will offer … …read more From:: West Oakland News By Google […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1VWHgAL via IFTTT

Will 2016 Be the Year of the Soda Tax? – TakePart

TakePartWhile a majority of Americans still say they oppose soda taxes, the policies are gaining momentum both domestically and internationally, with Mexico enacting a tariff on sugar-sweetened beverages in 2014 and Berkeley, California, doing the same after … …read more From:: Oakland City Council News From Google News from WordPress http://ift.tt/1rnfJLE via IFTTT

Trump, Clinton tangle over ‘woman’s card’ confronts age-old gender biases – Paradise Post

Trump, Clinton tangle over ‘woman’s card’ confronts age-old gender biasesParadise PostThe politics of gender roared back into the presidential campaign this week as Donald Trump accused Hillary Clinton of playing “the woman’s card” to win votes, while his rival Ted Cruz played one of his own by announcing former Hewlett-Packard CEO … and more …read […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1T9KfPd via IFTTT

Democrats Sanders, Clinton make Oakland ground-zero for campaigns – KGO-TV

KGO-TVFor 2016 Democratic presidential candidates, Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders are wasting no time trying to win over Bay Area voters and ground zero for their efforts is the city of Oakland. The storefront next to Market Hall and across from the … and more …read more From:: Oakland CA News By Google News from WordPress http://ift.tt/1rnfJLA via IFTTT

Former Golden Bear Quarterback Taken No. 1 Overall In 2016 NFL Draft – Cal Athletics

Cal AthleticsCHICAGO – It is not often that a college football program can claim having the No. 1 player taken in the NFL Draft but after Thursday night’s activities at the Auditorium Theatre in downtown Chicago, Cal can now stake that claim. And there is no doubt …L.A. Rams Select Cal QB Jared Goff With […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1Tiagw7 via IFTTT

The Latest: 5 Ohio State players selected in 1st round – STLtoday.com

STLtoday.comFlorida’s Keanu Neal poses for photos with NFL commissioner Roger Goodell after being selected by Atlanta Falcons as the 17th pick in the first round of the 2016 NFL football draft, Thursday, April 28, 2016, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast). and more …read more From:: Oakland Mayor Race News By Google News from WordPress http://ift.tt/1VEmsNT via IFTTT

Oakland Raiders Draft Day 1 Press Conference Transcript – Raiders.com

Raiders.comOakland Raiders General Manager Reggie McKenzie and Head Coach Jack Del Rio discuss the team’s selection of West Virginia safety Karl Joseph in the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft. Q: How do you evaluate Karl Joseph’s passion on tape? McKenzie: …Raiders select S Karl Joseph with No. 14 pick in 2016 NFL draftSports […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1TiaeEt via IFTTT

VIDEO: Check out Calavera in Oakland – KGO-TV

KGO-TVVIDEO: Check out Calavera in Oakland. You need Flash to watch this video.Sorry, your browser doesn’t support Flash, needs a Flash update, or has Flash disabled. VIDEO: Check out Calavera in Oakland. This week on Andrew’s Appetite we made our debut in … …read more From:: Oakland Restaurant News From Google News from WordPress http://ift.tt/1VEmwgC via IFTTT

Michael Bauer Drops Gialina, AQ From Top 100, Adds Petit Crenn, Trestle, And 17 More – SFist

Michael Bauer Drops Gialina, AQ From Top 100, Adds Petit Crenn, Trestle, And 17 MoreSFistA couple of weeks earlier than usual, Chronicle restaurant critic Michael Bauer has unveiled his Top 100 Restaurants in the Bay Area — a longstanding Chron tradition that serves as a kind of locally sourced Michelin Guide, albeit with Bauer bias […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1VVthLu via IFTTT

Berkeley police: Trio nabbed in 23 takeover robberies around Bay Area – San Jose Mercury News

San Jose Mercury NewsThe San Francisco bar was under surveillance by police when the robbery attempt was made early Friday, but authorities would not immediately say why it was being watched. According to authorities, Spragans has a prior federal court conviction for a …Police arrest 3 after armed, masked restaurant robbery series, 9 in BerkeleyBerkeleysideBerkeley […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1pLkddy via IFTTT

Before there’s a commercial shot in Oakland, there’s Wilson Wu – San Jose Mercury News

Before there’s a commercial shot in Oakland, there’s Wilson WuSan Jose Mercury NewsOAKLAND — Wilson Wu is standing on what is known in his business as “the loop.” He’s at the corner of 12th and Clay streets in downtown Oakland, camera in hand, explaining why this rather ordinary intersection has been in countless car commercials. […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1VVthLq via IFTTT

SFMOMA: From rocky beginning to art powerhouse – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleThroughout the war, Morley sought out local artists with useful skills to contribute to the war effort, and in 1945, the museum temporarily relocated to a downtown store so the building could host the United Nations’ charter meeting. At the end of the … and more …read more From:: Oakland City Council News […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1pLkbCi via IFTTT

South Florida’s naval ties – scaled back but still strong – Sun Sentinel

Sun SentinelThis year’s visiting vessels are the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan, the guided-missile destroyers Cole and USS Bainbridge, the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Robert Yered and the nuclear submarine USS California. The Bataan’s tours will include … …read more From:: Oakland City Council News From Google News from WordPress http://ift.tt/1VVtiio via IFTTT

Oakland: Youth UpRising head honored by White House – San Jose Mercury News

Oakland: Youth UpRising head honored by White HouseSan Jose Mercury NewsThe head of Youth UpRising was recognized by the White House as a champion of change for her Oakland organization’s summer learning programs. Olis Simmons was one of nine people singled out for the award meant to highlight the importance of … and more …read […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1pLkcX4 via IFTTT

Raiders owner Mark Davis says he wants to move team to Las Vegas – ESPN

ESPN… three years, and Davis said that in the interim, the Raiders likely would play one preseason game a year at 35,500-seat Sam Boyd Stadium in Las Vegas but maintain their home base in Alameda, California, and play home games at the Oakland Coliseum.Oakland Raiders owner willing to spend $500 million to move team to […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1VVthLo via IFTTT

Oakland Raiders 2016 NFL Draft order – FanSided

FanSidedAt long last, the Oakland Raiders appear to be on the way up in the NFL. After a successful season of taking steps forward with the young players on the roster, Jack Del Rio’s team could be in contention for an AFC West that is now wide open. Khalil …Could Myles Jack fall to the […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1pLkblS via IFTTT

Detroit Tigers Live Stream vs Oakland Athletics 4/28/16 – Motor City Bengals

Motor City BengalsDetroit Tigers fans will be hoping for another win on Thursday, as the team wraps up a four-game series against the American League West’s Oakland Athletics. Anibal Sanchez will oppose Chris Bassitt. Detroit Tigers players continued to break out of the …Verlander, power hitters lift Tigers over A’s, 9-4NewsWest9.comGraveman hit hard in DetroitSan […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1VVthLk via IFTTT

Sandoval In Place Through 2019; Houlihan Named Cross Country Coach – Cal Athletics

Cal AthleticsBERKELEY — California director of track & field / cross Country Tony Sandoval has signed a three-year contract extension to remain at the helm of the Golden Bears’ men’s and women’s programs through the 2019 season. In addition, Sandoval announced … …read more From:: Berkeley Ca. News By Google News from WordPress http://ift.tt/1STCRxo via IFTTT

No. 1 Bears Meet Stanford In The Big Row Both Teams To Honor Team Jill – Cal Athletics

Cal AthleticsThe Big Row has a significant meaning for both teams, racing in honor of Cal’s Jill Costello who coxed the varsity eight and won Pac-10s in 2010 while undergoing chemotherapy. The Bears will don Jill’s favorite color, teal, and both Cal and Stanford … …read more From:: California Golden Bears News By Google News from WordPress http://ift.tt/1pLgE7c via IFTTT

Long Beach is only city in SoCal to make Top 10 list of walkable cities – Long Beach Press Telegram

Long Beach Press TelegramSouthern California may be synonymous with traffic, but Long Beach is gaining clout for its burgeoning walking culture. The city was named the 10th most walkable city in the United States by a residential real estate company, and is the only Southern … and more …read more From:: Oakland Mayor Race News […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1STCRxm via IFTTT

Before there’s a commercial shot in Oakland, there’s Wilson Wu – Silicon Valley

Before there’s a commercial shot in Oakland, there’s Wilson WuSilicon ValleyWilson Wu, of Oakland, said to be the “godfather” of scouting in Oakland, takes some pictures of buildings along Clay and 12th Street in Oakland, for an upcoming car commercial in Oakland, Calif., on Friday, Feb. 26, 2016. Wu is a … (Dan Rosenstrauch … […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1pLgE74 via IFTTT

Q&A: Sean Randolph keeps tabs on Bay Area economy – East Bay Times

Q&A: Sean Randolph keeps tabs on Bay Area economyEast Bay TimesIn places like San Francisco, Oakland and San Jose, living wage ordinances, health care costs and many other expenses are making it difficult for restaurants, even with more people dining out. Restaurants have always been a tough business, but with … and more …read more […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/26xNxWE via IFTTT

‘Minimum Standards’: Federal Suit Seeking to Halt Marsh Evictions to be Heard Friday – North Coast Journal (blog)

North Coast Journal (blog)It’s worth noting that the Uniform Relocation Assistance Act only applies to federal projects, and Eureka Mayor Frank Jager told the Journal no federal funds are being spent on the trail project. Martin, however, alleges in the suit that the funds used … …read more From:: Oakland Mayor Race News By Google […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/26xNxWw via IFTTT

NBA Playoffs 2016: Warriors mercifully end Rockets season – Golden State of Mind

Golden State of MindFresh off the greatest regular season of all time, the Golden State Warriors were looking to prepare for another title run against a team hungry and willing to play the part in a sparring session. Instead, the Houston Rockets, in an uneventful …Golden State Warriors eliminate Houston Rockets in 5 games: NBA […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1pKMfWF via IFTTT

Oakland Raiders Could get the Steal of the Draft – With The First Pick

With The First PickSo the Oakland Raiders should take Ezekiel Elliott is he falls to them at 14, huh? I don’t agree with that. No, I don’t devalue the running back position, it’s my favorite position in the sport of football. It’s just that there’s a guy named Robert … and more …read more From:: […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/26xNAl4 via IFTTT

Oakland Raiders’ Draft Picks: Results, Analysis and Grades – Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportFor the first time in a long time, the Raiders look poised to contend for an AFC West title. However, an additional impact player or two on both sides of the ball should push Oakland to the forefront as a popular dark-horse playoff team heading into … …read more From:: West Oakland News By […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1pKMd0W via IFTTT

Film highlights dance, challenges of growing up in Oakland – San Jose Mercury News

Film highlights dance, challenges of growing up in OaklandSan Jose Mercury NewsPIEDMONT — In a city where thousands of kids drop out of high school and several young adults younger than 25 lose their lives to violence on the streets, Destiny Arts Center is a shining beacon of hope for the young people who dance, […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1qY6Ffu via IFTTT

Los Angeles Votes To Enact Paid Sick Leave Policy – Mondaq News Alerts (registration)

Los Angeles Votes To Enact Paid Sick Leave PolicyMondaq News Alerts (registration)By a 13-1 vote, on April 19, 2016, the Los Angeles City Council voted in favor of a proposed ordinance that would provide six days of paid sick leave to Los Angeles employees. This is double the amount of paid sick leave already allotted […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1WUHlna via IFTTT

CARLY For Cruz VP — TRUMP Hitting the OC — HILLARY Camp opens in Oakland – Politico

PoliticoGOLDEN STATE GLUT — A full #2016 schedule in California, north and south: Hillary Clinton’s campaign opens its first office in California Thursday in downtown Oakland with Mayor Libby Schaaf at the helm. It’s the same day Donald Trump stars at a rally … and more …read more From:: Oakland Mayor Race News By Google […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1qY6EYZ via IFTTT

AM Alert: Donald Trump launches California campaign in Costa Mesa – Sacramento Bee

Sacramento BeeOakland Mayor Libby Schaaf, Sacramento Vice Mayor Rick Jennings and Stockton Councilmember Michael Tubbs are among those who will provide an update on their efforts to the Assembly Select Committee on the Status of Boys and Men of Color, 10:30 … and more …read more From:: Oakland Mayor Race News By Google News from WordPress http://ift.tt/1WUHl6N via IFTTT

Score a Chance to See G-Eazy in Oakland at Billboard & 1800 Tequila’s ‘Back To The Block’ Concert Series Drake … – Billboard

Billboard1 on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart last December, will return to his stomping grounds in Oakland, Calif. on Monday (May 2) for an one-of-a-kind concert. Fans can enter the sweepstakes here for a chance to win tickets to this exclusive chance to see … …read more From:: Oakland CA News By Google News from WordPress http://ift.tt/1qY6EIw via IFTTT

NBA Rumors – Golden State Warriors, Houston Rockets, James Harden Isolated, Dwight Howard Leaving – Sportige

SportigeThe Golden State Warriors move on to the conference semifinals, not bothered for a moment by the Houston Rockets despite the facing elimination stuff. James Harden looked like he’s trying to do it on his own, Dwight Howard played his final game for the …Home TV Ratings Orlando TV Ratings: Golden State Warriors vs. Dwight […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1WUHmYh via IFTTT

Golden State Warriors roll over the Houston Rockets to clinch second-round NBA play-off spot with a 114-81 win in … – Daily Mail

Daily MailGolden State rolled into the second round of the NBA play-offs without injured star Steph Curry, thoroughly embarrassing the Houston Rockets 114-81 on Wednesday to clinch the series 4-1. Klay Thompson scored 27 points with seven three-pointers and … and more …read more From:: Golden State Warriors News By Google News from WordPress http://ift.tt/1qY6Es9 via IFTTT

Killer List of National Small Business Week 2016 Events – Small Business Trends

Small Business TrendsThis event takes place at the Oakland, California City Hall and features panel discussions in English, Spanish and Mandarin about finding the right financing for your business, how to prepare to meet lenders and sources of capital. There’s also a … and more …read more From:: Oakland Mayor Race News By Google News from WordPress http://ift.tt/1WsGTMs via IFTTT

Cal At Pac-12 Championships Friday-Sunday – Cal Athletics

Cal AthleticsCal’s first-ever victory in the 53rd edition of the event in 2012 at Trysting Tree Golf Club in Corvallis came in dramatic fashion when Brandon Hagy drained a 40-foot birdie putt on the 18th green to rally the Golden Bears back from a five-shot deficit … and more …read more From:: California Golden Bears […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1TykriH via IFTTT

Oakland ought to learn from San Francisco’s mistakes – San Francisco Examiner

San Francisco ExaminerImagine if, when Uber moves into downtown Oakland, they made it a policy that 50 percent of all new hires would be Oaklanders. What if they used their vast wealth to help develop affordable housing in all those empty lots in West Oakland? What if they … …read more From:: West Oakland News […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/26wSije via IFTTT

Berkeley, A Look Back: Annual BAHA house tour is this weekend – Santa Cruz Sentinel

Berkeley, A Look Back: Annual BAHA house tour is this weekendSanta Cruz SentinelOn April 29, 1941, the Berkeley Daily Gazette reported on the opening of the 12th annual California Spring Garden Show at the Exposition Building next to the Oakland Auditorium. The show featured a “mighty cascade, giant redwoods, massed blooms and … …read more […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1TykpaE via IFTTT

Alternative business models offering new opportunities to Berkeley food sellers – Daily Californian

Daily Californianwholesale is a nice strategy for a startup in the Bay (Area),” said Coiffier, who began the business with Tissot after the two met as exchange students at UC Berkeley last fall. Coiffier emphasized how catering and wholesale models could serve as a … …read more From:: Oakland Restaurant News From Google News from WordPress http://ift.tt/26wSij2 via IFTTT

Las Vegas’ NFL hopes could hinge on San Diego Chargers’ stadium drive – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-JournalThe Chargers would be relegated to tenant status in Kroenke’s castle — a privately financed $2.7 billion stadium in Inglewood, California — if Spanos wanted to follow. … In a perfect-world scenario for the NFL, the Chargers get a new stadium, the … and more …read more From:: Oakland Mayor Race News By […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1TykpaB via IFTTT

Canzano: It’s never too early to say, ‘Bring on the Golden State Warriors’ – OregonLive.com

OregonLive.comThe Trail Blazers smiled on Wednesday night. They banked shots in. They boat-raced an undermanned opponent. They skipped off with a Game 5 victory at the Staples Center, snapping a nine-game road playoff losing streak by boat-racing the Clippers …Chris Paul injury puts Golden State Warriors back on top of Vegas oddsUPI.com all 492 news […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/26wSi2v via IFTTT

Trump, Clinton tangle over ‘woman’s card’ confronts age-old gender biases – Chico Enterprise-Record

Trump, Clinton tangle over ‘woman’s card’ confronts age-old gender biasesChico Enterprise-RecordThe politics of gender roared back into the presidential campaign this week as Donald Trump accused Hillary Clinton of playing “the woman’s card” to win votes, while his rival Ted Cruz played one of his own by announcing former Hewlett-Packard CEO … and more …read […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1Tykpau via IFTTT

Thompson: Klay Thompson picks up slack with Curry sidelined – San Jose Mercury News

San Jose Mercury NewsOAKLAND — The biggest danger to Stephen Curry’s sprained right knee is his backcourt mate Klay Thompson. Because when the other … Last year, Ariza shot 51.1 percent in the Western Conference finals against the Warriors. Thompson, even despite …Warriors roll into second round of playoffs without CurryNewsWest9.com all 954 news articles […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/26wShM9 via IFTTT

Police officers confront gunman in East Oakland – San Jose Mercury News

Police officers confront gunman in East OaklandSan Jose Mercury NewsOAKLAND — Two police officers stopped a gunman after witnessing him shoot a man Wednesday night in East Oakland. Officers Kyle Dixon and Robert Springs witnessed a man being shot about 8:09 p.m. at 69th Avenue and International Boulevard, police … and more …read more From:: […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1Tykpao via IFTTT

Alta Bates emergency services to be relocated to Oakland by 2030 – Daily Californian

Daily CalifornianBerkeley residents may soon have to travel to Oakland for health emergencies as the Alta Bates Summit Medical Center on Ashby Avenue will close its doors by 2030. Senate Bill 1953, a state law passed in 1994, requires that all hospital buildings be … and more …read more From:: Oakland CA News By Google […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/26wSkaC via IFTTT

To Honor and Protect: Workers Memorial Day 2016 – Beyond Chron

Beyond ChronApril 28 will be a noteworthy day for workers in the U.S. and abroad. International Workers’ Memorial Day (WMD) was established in 1970 – the year Congress passed the Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA) – to honor wage-earners who were injured … and more …read more From:: Oakland City Council News From Google […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1rkpBpi via IFTTT

Warriors grant Lakers permission to interview Luke Walton – ESPN

ESPNOAKLAND, Calif. — The Golden State Warriors have granted permission to the Los Angeles Lakers to interview Warriors assistant coach Luke Walton for their coaching vacancy. Steve Kerr, who was named the NBA Coach of the Year on Tuesday, revealed …Golden State Warriors give Luke Walton the go-ahead to speak with Los Angeles LakersUPI.comLuke Walton […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1UiznUi via IFTTT

Trump, Clinton tangle over ‘woman’s card’ confronts age-old gender biases – San Jose Mercury News

Trump, Clinton tangle over ‘woman’s card’ confronts age-old gender biasesSan Jose Mercury News“In some ways, Trump’s unfiltered mouth is really revealing the level of bias that is often not so clearly spoken but clearly exists,” said Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf, a Clinton supporter who will be helping open the Democratic front-runner’s Oakland … and more […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1QC5yay via IFTTT

Roger Goodell pumps the breaks on Raiders to Vegas talk, reiterates support for Oakland – FOXSports.com

FOXSports.comThe Oakland Raiders‘ potential move to Las Vegas has been a hot topic this week, with a report that owner Mark Davis is willing to move the team if he can get a stadium built near the strip. However, there remains one big obstacle to any plans for …Harry Reid to NFL: Lay Off Tom […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1VDJDHX via IFTTT

Will young Sanders backers stay and steer Democrats leftward? – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco Chronicle“This could be like that Reagan generation on the Democratic side,” said Henry Brady, dean of the Goldman School of Public Policy at UC Berkeley. Sanders’ “call for things like free college tuition and universal health care have been galvanizing for … …read more From:: Berkeley Ca. News By Google News from WordPress http://ift.tt/1pIA1Og via IFTTT

Golden State Warriors eliminate Houston Rockets in 5 games: NBA playoffs scores – OregonLive.com

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Police officers confront gunman in East Oakland – East Bay Times

Police officers confront gunman in East OaklandEast Bay TimesOAKLAND — Two police officers stopped a gunman after witnessing him shoot a man Wednesday night in East Oakland. Officers Kyle Dixon and Robert Springs witnessed a man being shot about 8:09 p.m. at 69th Avenue and International Boulevard, police … and more …read more From:: East […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/26wcrpn via IFTTT

NFL Draft rumors: Who will Oakland Raiders pick in the 1st round? – AL.com

AL.comAfter finishing 7-9 last season, the Oakland Raiders will pick 14th in the first round of the NFL Draft. Let’s take a look at some possibilities for the Raiders’ first round pick. According to Bleacher Report, top Raiders needs are at defensive tackle …Oakland Raiders Last-Minute 7-Round Mock Draft and Top-100 Big BoardBleacher Report2016 NFL […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/24luWuS via IFTTT

Oakland baseball beats Riverdale 8-3 – The Daily News Journal

Oakland baseball beats Riverdale 8-3The Daily News JournalMURFREESBORO — Oakland pounded out 10 hits to beat cross-town rival Riverdale 8-3 Wednesday. Grayson Preston went 2 for 4 with three RBIs to pace the Patriots. Teammate Zach Lemerand was 3 for 3 with two runs scored and two RBIs. And teammate … and more …read more […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/26wcr99 via IFTTT

Political Notebook: SF mayor pledges to backfill any AIDS funding cuts – Bay Area Reporter

Bay Area ReporterThis Sunday, May 1, hundreds of Democrats from across California will be vying for coveted delegate spots at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia in late July. Among them will be an Oakland sex shop owner who is a newcomer to party … …read more From:: Oakland Mayor Race News By Google News from WordPress http://ift.tt/24luTPv via IFTTT

Los Angeles Votes to Enact Paid Sick Leave Policy – JD Supra (press release)

Los Angeles Votes to Enact Paid Sick Leave PolicyJD Supra (press release)Seyfarth Synopsis: The Los Angeles City Council voted in favor of adopting a paid sick leave ordinance which, if approved, would provide six days of paid sick leave per year, with carry-over of 72 hours. An exemption for small employers was rejected. …read more […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/26wcrWF via IFTTT

Update: 20 People Displaced By Berkeley Fire – Patch.com

Patch.comBERKELEY CA – About 30 residents of an apartment building at the corner of Shattuck Avenue and Delaware Street in Berkeley remain displaced today following a one-alarm fire on Tuesday night that caused an estimated $100,000 worth of damage, … and more …read more From:: Berkeley Ca. News By Google News from WordPress http://ift.tt/24luWuI via IFTTT

RAIDERS To Vegas? — APPLE’S Winning Streak Over — GOOGLE pressured to dump Trump – Politico

RAIDERS To Vegas? — APPLE’S Winning Streak Over — GOOGLE pressured to dump TrumpPolitico”Trump backers, critics clash, fire pepper spray outside Anaheim City Hall — Keep your noses out of the national election,” by LATimes’ Ahn Do and Matt Hamilton: “ A divided Anaheim City Council voted late Tuesday to take no action on a […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/26utHeI via IFTTT

QB candidate watch: California – ESPN (blog)

ESPN (blog)The Golden Bears also have been pleased with his accuracy, and that’s made this a tight race. During the spring game, Bowers threw the winning touchdown pass to Brandon Singleton, a beautifully placed over-the-shoulder fade that evoked memories of … …read more From:: California Golden Bears News By Google News from WordPress http://ift.tt/24k8ORq via IFTTT

Baba Jahahara Amen-RA Alkebulan-Ma’at on his newest book, ‘Afrikans Deserve Reparations!’ – San Francisco Bay View

San Francisco Bay ViewFor over 500 years, African people have been fighting enslavement and genocide against white and Arab slavery. Billions of lives later, we are still fighting for self-determination and reparations today. Long time people’s warrior Jahahara Alkebulan … …read more From:: Oakland Mayor Race News By Google News from WordPress http://ift.tt/1VSBsYM via IFTTT

NFL draft needs: West divisions – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesNFC West. RAMS – The Rams made the biggest trade to the top spot in NFL history, mortgaging their draft future to jump up to No. 1 for a quarterback. All signs point to the franchise taking California’s Jared Goff over North Dakota State’s Carson Wentz … and more …read more From:: West […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1Te5EXH via IFTTT

The Race for State Senate District 9 Is Leaning Left – East Bay Express

East Bay ExpressRegardless of how voters split hairs between the far left ideologies of the top two candidates running for California’s Senate District 9 seat — former assemblymembers Sandré Swanson and Nancy Skinner — the East Bay will most likely be sending to … …read more From:: Oakland Mayor Race News By Google News from WordPress http://ift.tt/1SOHjO5 via IFTTT

Tuesday’s Sports in Brief (Apr 27, 2016) – FOXSports.com

Tuesday’s Sports in Brief (Apr 27, 2016)FOXSports.com… Florida-based sports agent whose clients included Abreu; Hernandez associate Julio Estrada, who runs Total Baseball Representation and Training in Miami; and Haitian citizen Amin Latouff of Port-au-Prince, who is not in U.S. custody and remains in … and more …read more From:: Port of Oakland News By Google […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1qSEa34 via IFTTT

Cal Comes Back To Beat Cal Poly 5-4 – Cal Athletics

Cal AthleticsBERKELEY, Calif. – The California Golden Bears (23-14) bounced back and defeated the Cal Poly Mustangs (25-14) 5-4 on Tuesday night at Evans Diamond. Junior second baseman Robbie Tenerowicz continued his hot-hitting at the plate, going 2-for-4 with …Six-Game Winning Streak Snapped as Cal Poly Falls to California, 5-4KSBY San Luis Obispo News all […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1UgqSJq via IFTTT

Nisa Ontiveros Strikes Out 12 To Highlight Two-Win Day – Cal Athletics

Cal AthleticsWith two outs in the first, Rood turned a Justine Vela pitch around, driving it over the fence in right field for a solo home run to give the Bears the lead. A double steal produced another Cal run in the third and an RBI single by Kylie Reed in the … …read more […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1qSEa2M via IFTTT

Defense case wraps up in Oakland death penalty trial of Darnell Williams – San Jose Mercury News

Defense case wraps up in Oakland death penalty trial of Darnell WilliamsSan Jose Mercury NewsChastity Williams, 27, took the stand at the Oakland courthouse Monday to testify on behalf of her younger brother, 25, who is accused of killing 8-year-old Alaysha Carradine on July 17, 2013 in East Oakland and weeks later, Anthony “Tone” Medearis […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1Nym28W via IFTTT

Report: Raiders would love Zeke Elliott; big lineman more likely – 247Sports (blog)

247Sports (blog)Ask any Oakland Raiders fan to list the top players in the upcoming NFL Draft they would like to see wearing the Silver and Black, and Ohio State running back Ezekiel Elliott would probably be a pretty popular name. Probably not surprisingly, the fans …Raiders unlikely to use top NFL draft pick on running […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1T3rT2m via IFTTT

Oakland A’s Minor Leaguer & Philly Native Sean Murphy Dies At Age 27 – CBS Local

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Oakland mourns the looming closure of 90-year-old Genova deli – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco Chronicle“It’s indicative of what’s happening here in the East Bay and the Bay Area in general. I think they would have had to charge like $20 for a sandwich. So it’s sad to see them go, but I respect them for taking a stand and saying, ‘No, I don’t want to do … […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1UfSnD0 via IFTTT

Oakland’s Graveman hit hard in Detroit – Marin Independent Journal

Marin Independent JournalHad the A’s won any of the three games they could have moved into first place in the American League West. Oakland can only be thankful that Texas has lost four consecutive games at a time when the A’s had been giving the Rangers the chance to open up …Detroit Tigers Live Stream […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1YSIyde via IFTTT

East Oakland residents get to tell their own stories, will continue to highlight issues through new bi-weekly OV … – East Bay Times

East Oakland residents get to tell their own stories, will continue to highlight issues through new bi-weekly OV …East Bay TimesEAST OAKLAND — If you ask a storyteller why he or she chooses to engage in this craft, you’re bound to find 101 reasons. But the newest community correspondents trained by the Oakland Voices program […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1UfSm1R via IFTTT

Bears Earn No. 4 Seed At Pac-12 Championships – Cal Athletics

Cal AthleticsThe No. 15 Cal beach volleyball team earned the No. 4 seed in the inaugural Pac-12 Championships this weekend and will meet fifth-seeded Arizona State in the first round of team competition Friday at Merle Norman Stadium at USC. The tournament begins … and more …read more From:: California Golden Bears News By Google […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1YSIydc via IFTTT

Northeast Philly shows its (primary) colors on election day – PhillyVoice.com

PhillyVoice.comWith a presidential election on the horizon, voter turnout at many Northeast Philadelphia polling places was steady during Tuesday’s primary elections, poll workers said. While several polling places never saw a rush of voters this morning, there was a … and more …read more From:: Port of Oakland News By Google News from WordPress http://ift.tt/1UfSm1L via IFTTT

First Look: ATwater Tavern set to bring brews and ballpark views to Mission Bay diners – SFGate (blog)

SFGate (blog)The interior has an airy and industrial feel that’s warmed with the long redwood bars, tables and red leather stools, but it also retains some of it’s original character as the truss-work from the 1923 building has been left exposed on the second level … …read more From:: Oakland Restaurant News From Google News from WordPress http://ift.tt/1YSIzhl via IFTTT

The Key to Making Economic Development More Equitable Is Making It More Democratic – The Nation.

The Nation.The Key to Making Economic Development More Equitable Is Making It More Democratic. How Oakland and other cities are experimenting with efforts to make local residents active participants in the development process. …read more From:: Oakland Mayor Race News By Google News from WordPress http://ift.tt/1UfSnCM via IFTTT

Man should only get manslaughter for double killing – KRON4.com

Man should only get manslaughter for double killingKRON4.comStallworth said Powell then moved on to stronger drugs such as cocaine and heroin and used painkillers after he was shot near McClymonds High School in West Oakland. Stallworth said that on the night of the shooting, Powell had sex with Gerstel and … and more …read more […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1YSIz0T via IFTTT

Leading by Example: State and Local Governments Are Adopting Electric Vehicles – Center For American Progress

Leading by Example: State and Local Governments Are Adopting Electric VehiclesCenter For American ProgressThe city will ultimately launch 50 EVs in a pilot program, which will help the Mayor’s Office of Sustainability meet the goal it set in the 2010 “Climate Action Plan”: to reduce emissions from transportation from 2009 levels by 20 percent by […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1SqcD3A via IFTTT

NBA Rumors – Golden State Warriors, Los Angeles Clippers, Stephen Curry Knee, Chris Paul Hand & Divine Protection – Sportige

SportigeEven without Stephen Curry, the Golden State Warriors shouldn’t have a problem moving on to the conference semifinals, where they’ll face the Los Angeles Clippers. Hold up. Maybe by pure coincidence, and perhaps through something different, Chris Paul …Golden State Warriors PG Stephen Curry aims for Game 4 returnUPI.comPaul leaves Game 4 with broken bone […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1SI2qOH via IFTTT

Interview: Rethinking Destination Marketing in the Age of Better Data and Airbnb – Skift

SkiftDon Welsh: The things I learned in Chicago under Mayor Rahm Emanuel was he judged us really on three things. What’s the economic impact, and therefore the taxes? What is the job creation, both new and as well making sure those who …. Alison Best, who … …read more From:: Oakland Mayor Race News By […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1T1P4Kg via IFTTT

The sacrifices great NBA teams make – Fox Sports

Fox SportsAS the long awaited NBA Finals approach, history tells us that either the San Antonio Spurs or Golden State Warriors are likely to come out as NBA champions in 2016. In the last five years there has been one common factor that is shared among NBA …NBA scores: Warriors set record in playoff win […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1WR9VpE via IFTTT

Mayor Schaaf’s “Plantation-Style” Approach Leaves Oakland Community No Seat at the Table – Bay Area Indymedia

Bay Area IndymediaThe Oakland post holds regular Salons at Geoffrey’s Inner Circle at 410 14th Street. The Post Salon on April 24 featured Congresswoman Barbara Lee and former San Quentin inmate Troy Williams. Topics included overcoming barriers for the formerly … …read more From:: Libby Schaaf Oakland News By Google News from WordPress http://ift.tt/1T1P7pk via IFTTT

Oakland’s Genova Delicatessen closing after nearly a century – KGO-TV

KGO-TV… needs a Flash update, or has Flash disabled. Oakland’s Genova Delicatessen closing after nearly a century. A deli named Genova Delicatessen, which has been in Oakland for almost a century, is closing its doors for good over a rent dispute. (KGO-TV).Oakland’s Genova Deli sets a closing date: April 30SFGate (blog)Oakland’s Genova Delicatessen Closing After […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1WR9VpC via IFTTT

Oakland Raiders bust Russell “would play for free” now – Just Blog Baby (blog)

Just Blog Baby (blog)Former Oakland Raiders first overall pick JaMarcus Russell claims he would play for free if given the chance after throwing his career away. JaMarcus Russell is a name that will forever live in the history of the Oakland Raiders as one of the worst …JaMarcus Russell comeback? ‘You never know,’ former Raiders […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1T1P78Z via IFTTT

The Gambrinus Company – Retail Account Manager – Berkeley, California – Brewbound.com

The Gambrinus Company – Retail Account Manager – Berkeley, CaliforniaBrewbound.comSell-in distribution for the Gambrinus portfolio of brands in both the on & off-premise channels of business. Establish relationships with and educate key local accounts on brand portfolios, sell in marketing and display programs in order to increase … and more …read more From:: Berkeley Ca. […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1SKXFat via IFTTT

Oakland Considers Dividing City Into Three, Divvying Up New Developer Fees – Curbed SF

Curbed SFBut of course, this adds up to a much smaller bill overall than multi-family projects.) If that’s too rich for anybody’s blood, Zone Two would stretch from West Oakland all the way to the east side of the lake and the Coliseum. Here, each new unit runs … …read more From:: West Oakland News […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1YReuih via IFTTT

Massive Power Outage hit Berkeley, Albany, and Beyond – Patch.com

Patch.comBERKELEY, CA – It took close to four hours, but PG&E has finally restored power to Berkeley, Albany, Kensington, El Cerrito, Richmond and San Pablo. The cause of the outage has been traced to a transformer fire in El Cerrito. Bay City News reports that …Power restored after big outage in East BaySFGateMassive power outage […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1SKXDz6 via IFTTT

California Beats Washington And Sets Course Record – Cal Athletics

Cal AthleticsREDWOOD CITY – California swept Washington in the three main races on Saturday with the Golden Bears successfully defending their claim over the coveted Schoch Cup at the Redwood Shores course. The dual between the Bears and Huskies is always a … and more …read more From:: California Golden Bears News By Google News from WordPress http://ift.tt/1YRes9Y via IFTTT

Detroit Tigers Live Stream vs Oakland Athletics 4/25/2016: Watch Online – Motor City Bengals

Motor City BengalsDetroit Tigers fans will be hoping for a win on Monday, as the team begins a three-game series against the American League West’s Oakland Athletics. Jordan Zimmermann will oppose Kendall Graveman. Detroit Tigers players have had trouble notching a …Behind Enemy Lines: Getting to know the Oakland A’s with Athletics NationBless You Boys […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1SKXDiM via IFTTT

Prince’s Quiet Philanthropic Legacy – Associations Now

Associations NowThere are people that have solar panels on their houses right now in Oakland, California, that don’t know Prince paid for them. In the past few years, Prince donated both time and money to #YesWeCode, a nonprofit organization that brings technology … and more …read more From:: Oakland Mayor Race News By Google News from WordPress http://ift.tt/1YReui9 via IFTTT

Warriors: 5 Takeaways From Game 4 vs. Rockets – Hoops Habit

Warriors: 5 Takeaways From Game 4 vs. RocketsHoops HabitIf you were to only look at the box score, you would have thought the Golden State Warriors‘ resounding Game 4 victory over the Houston Rockets was yet another dominant entry in a historic season. They won the game by 27 points, they get to head back […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1VOZCU0 via IFTTT

News roundup: Harry Reid’s last power play – Salt Lake Tribune (blog)

News roundup: Harry Reid’s last power playSalt Lake Tribune (blog)Tune in: Carbon County Commissioner Jae Potter and Tribune reporter Brian Maffly join Jennifer Napier-Pearce to talk about the environmental concerns numerous California officials have with the Oakland deep-water port. Watch Trib Talk live at 12:15 p.m … and more …read more From:: Oakland Mayor Race […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1XTb12u via IFTTT

Committee to hear of Berkeley regulation changes – RTE.ie

RTE.ieA California State Senate Committee will hold a hearing to determine what state agencies and the building industry has done to tighten regulations in the wake of the Berkeley balcony collapse. The oversight committee will hear from multiple state … …read more From:: Berkeley Ca. News By Google News from WordPress http://ift.tt/1UcgeTZ via IFTTT

Golden State Warriors Rumor: Festus Ezeli to test free agency market? – Sportsrageous

SportsrageousHas the April Fools pranked backfired on the Golden State Warriors? As center Festus Ezeli is now in the mix of a rumor circulating that he is opting for free agency even if they are poised to defend their crown this season. Ezeli was the Warriors 30th… …read more From:: Golden State Warriors News By […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/24fjcdc via IFTTT

Oakland County’s top 50 softball players – The Oakland Press

The Oakland Press3B, Clarkston (Central Michigan commit); Izzy Buttazzoni, Sr., CF, Walled Lake Central (Northwood commit); Julia Calnen, Jr., 2B, Troy; Hannah Chadwell, Soph., 1B, Clarkston (Oakland commit); Lanie Ellinger, Soph., P, Troy Athens; Samantha Harris, Soph … and more …read more From:: Oakland CA News By Google News from WordPress http://ift.tt/1UcgbHY via IFTTT

Cal super freshman Ivan Rabb returns for his sophomore season – California Golden Blogs (blog)

California Golden Blogs (blog)The deadline to declare for the NBA Draft was Sunday night at 8:59 p.m. PST and Rabb kept us waiting until the last minute, but the California Golden Bears officially announced that Rabb will be returning for a sophomore season. (Or he forgot to …Top freshman prospect Ivan Rabb will pass on […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/24fjelf via IFTTT

On This Waterfront, Robot Longshoremen Are the New Contenders – Bloomberg

BloombergThe ports of Long Beach, Los Angeles and Oakland handle 40 percent of U.S. container traffic and converting them to all-electric equipment that’s often self-driving will cost $35 billion in the next 30 years, compared with $7 billion to replace … and more …read more From:: Port of Oakland News By Google News from WordPress http://ift.tt/1UcgeDx via IFTTT

How to watch today’s Detroit Tigers-Oakland Athletics game – Detroit Free Press

Detroit Free PressOakland Athletics (10-9). When: 7:10 p.m.. Where: Comerica Park. TV: Fox Sports Detroit. Radio: 97.1 FM in Detroit (Radio affiliates here). Weather forecast: Scattered thunderstorms, 70 degrees. Starting pitchers: Tigers RHP Jordan Zimmermann (3-0, 0 …‘Detroit Tigers vs. Oakland Athletics – 4/25/16 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction’Sports Chat Place all 6 news articles […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/24fjbpH via IFTTT

The Bag Bill – The New Yorker

The New YorkerWhen Oakland moved to pass an anti-bag ordinance, it was defeated by the legal action of the plastics industry; from that setback, she learned how better to advise Los Angeles, which passed its own anti-bag ordinance, in 2012. No. 1 among Romer’s goals … …read more From:: Oakland Mayor Race News By Google […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1UcgeDr via IFTTT

Explain One Play: Draymond Green puts away Houston – Golden State of Mind

Golden State of MindAfter the loss of Stephen Curry, the Warriors came out and took advantage of some very shaky Rockets play. It’s human nature to relax a tad when the other team’s players go out (see Dubs last year in Memphis G2, Cavs G2). But these Rockets were already … and more …read more […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/24fjbWB via IFTTT

Oakland Raiders: Could Marshawn Lynch Wind Up In Silver And Black? – Golden Gate Sports

Golden Gate SportsThe Oakland Raiders are in the market for a running back. Most assumed that they’d be looking to the later rounds of the draft to pick up a ballcarrier who can split the load with Latavius Murray and help open up the offense as a whole. But Mike Florio …Raiders‘ McKenzie with chance […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1UcgemZ via IFTTT

April 25-26: Day Wave, Free Bluegrass Monday, Lesley Stahl, Morris From America, Self-healing workshop … – San Francisco Examiner

San Francisco ExaminerDay Wave: The band — the dream pop project of Oakland-based Jackson Phillips — returns home to play the first stop of a U.S. headlining tour. [8 p.m., Independent, 628 … [7:30 p.m., East West Bookshop, 324 Castro St., Mountain View]. Larry Kearney … …read more From:: West Oakland News By Google News from WordPress http://ift.tt/1VxrXhm via IFTTT

With governor’s house for sale, folks turn up for the open house – SFGate

SFGateIt’s unclear how many of those touring the four-level home in the Oakland hills Sunday had the intent or the $2.6 million to buy the place or were looky-loos, wanting to see where a California governor brushed his teeth or a more famous first dog slept … and more …read more From:: Oakland Mayor Race […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1UbOEq7 via IFTTT

Raiders approaching team’s first season-ticket sellout, owner says – ESPN

ESPNALAMEDA, Calif. — The Oakland Raiders are on the verge selling out their season tickets for the first time in franchise history, owner Mark Davis said on Sunday afternoon. “We’re excited as hell,” Davis told ESPN.com. “Again, we’ve got the greatest …Oakland Raiders owner to attend Vegas stadium meetingJust Blog Baby (blog) all 10 news […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1YPEAC6 via IFTTT

Rockets’ season on the brink after loss to Warriors – ESPN (blog)

ESPN (blog)Houston now trails the best-of-seven series 3-1, with Game 5 in Oakland on Wednesday night. This was the Rockets’ second-worst home playoff loss in franchise history. Spare us the inspirational stats about nine teams in league history rallying from 3-1 …Warriors and Shaun Livingston: the perfect matchSan Francisco Chronicle all 1,655 news articles …read […] from WordPress http://ift.tt/1YPDzKr via IFTTT

Laurent Malaquais Is Joe In The Movie " I Am Joe" - Interview

Laurent Malaquais Is Joe In The Movie " I Am Joe" - Interview - Video Laurent Malaquais Is Joe In The Movie " I Am Joe" and here's my interview. "I Am Joe" is an interesting movie that was co-produced by and stars my friend Berkeley-based producer / actor Laurent Malaquais. It has an unusual storyline: "A neo-noir revenge feature film about a man stuck between two separate lives in Los Angeles and NYC. Joe a quaint NYU physics professor one day is drugged by Nacho, the shaman of jewish mysticism criminal group, and so Jack-- Joe's violent alternative personality--starts to emerge. Thus he travels to LA and with the help of his ex-lover Blondie, Joe searches for Nacho before it's too late and Jack takes over." Here is the trailer: http://ift.tt/1VwIrpX And the cast list: Laurent Malaquais Kari Alison Hodge Erik Niel Dee Reynolds Joel Slabo Mellissa McBride Tanaya Rivers Zoltan Sandors Alex Wilt Christopher Alvarez Amanda Nevarez La

Laurent Malaquais Is Joe In The Movie " I Am Joe" - Interview

Laurent Malaquais Is Joe In The Movie " I Am Joe" - Interview - Video Laurent Malaquais Is Joe In The Movie " I Am Joe" and here's my interview. "I Am Joe" is an interesting movie that was co-produced by and stars my friend Berkeley-based producer / actor Laurent Malaquais. It has an unusual storyline: "A neo-noir revenge feature film about a man stuck between two separate lives in Los Angeles and NYC. Joe a quaint NYU physics professor one day is drugged by Nacho, the shaman of jewish mysticism criminal group, and so Jack-- Joe's violent alternative personality--starts to emerge. Thus he travels to LA and with the help of his ex-lover Blondie, Joe searches for Nacho before it's too late and Jack takes over." Here is the trailer: http://ift.tt/1VwIrpX And the cast list: Laurent Malaquais Kari Alison Hodge Erik Niel Dee Reynolds Joel Slabo Mellissa McBride Tanaya Rivers Zoltan Sandors Alex Wilt Christopher Alvarez Amanda Nevarez La

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