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Arrest papers detail Pittsburgh police’s case in South Oakland shooting Monday – Tribune-Review

Tribune-ReviewThe killing of a man in Pittsburgh’s South Oakland neighborhood March 26 appears to have started as a drug deal and robbery, according to police, but led to the fatal shooting and a police chase that ended when the suspects crashed the victim’s rented …Medical Examiner rules South Oakland death a homicidePittsburgh Post-Gazette all 2 […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/31/arrest-papers-detail-pittsburgh-polices-case-in-south-oakland-shooting-monday-tribune-review/ via IFTTT

Jerry Brown Pardons 5 Ex-Convicts Facing Deportation, Provoking Trump – New York Times

New York TimesIn Mr. Trump’s weekly address on Saturday he took another swipe at California, blaming so-called sanctuary cities for the opioid epidemic, and referring to California as a “sanctuary state” that has become a hub for transporting heroin across the …Trump lashes out after California Gov. Jerry Brown pardons 5 immigrants under threat of […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/31/jerry-brown-pardons-5-ex-convicts-facing-deportation-provoking-trump-new-york-times/ via IFTTT

Explain One Play: Quinn Cook’s 5-for-5 threes – Golden State of Mind

Golden State of MindWatch how Quinn Cook shot a perfect 5-for-5 on three pointers against the Bucks. Cook provided weak-side punishment when Durant warped the defense, and after Durant was ejected, Cook went into mini-Steph-Curry mode. Co-starring Kevin Durant, JaVale … …read more Source:: Golden State Warriors News By Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/31/explain-one-play-quinn-cooks-5-for-5-threes-golden-state-of-mind/ via IFTTT

Man left bloodied in attack outside Berkeley bar – KGO-TV

KGO-TVA man was attacked by a group of men who knocked him to the ground, hitting and stamping him as he lay on Durant Avenue near the Graduate Bar in Berkeley Friday night, university police said Saturday. Officers caught sight of a blood-soaked 25-year-old …Man stomped, attacked outside bar near UC BerkeleyBerkeleysideChancellor Carol Christ announces […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/31/man-left-bloodied-in-attack-outside-berkeley-bar-kgo-tv/ via IFTTT

Jon Gruden says Raiders OT Breno Giacomini is ‘tough as hell’, what do those who covered him past 7 NFL seasons … – Silver and Black Pride

Silver and Black PrideSince Gruden took over as head coach of the Raiders, he has looked to familiarity with both his coaches and his players. He has said one of the benefits to having coaches with as much experience as his assistants have with so many different teams is … …read more Source:: Oakland Raiders […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/31/jon-gruden-says-raiders-ot-breno-giacomini-is-tough-as-hell-what-do-those-who-covered-him-past-7-nfl-seasons-silver-and-black-pride/ via IFTTT

Oakland A’s acquire reliever Josh Lucas from Cardinals – Athletics Nation

Athletics NationThe Oakland A’s acquired minor league reliever Josh Lucas from the Cardinals on Saturday, the team announced. In exchange, St. Louis received pitching prospect Casey Meisner. Lucas takes the open spot on the 40-man roster and was immediately optioned …Cardinals deal Lucas to Athletics for pitching prospect Casey MeisnerFOXSports.comThe St. Louis Cardinals acquire Casey […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/31/oakland-as-acquire-reliever-josh-lucas-from-cardinals-athletics-nation/ via IFTTT

Stephon Clark’s killing reinforces blacks’ fears, shop’s refusal to serve police – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleThe study found that Oakland officers were four times more likely to search black men than white men during a traffic or pedestrian stop. What’s more, black drivers and pedestrians were also much more likely to be handcuffed, even when the stop didn’t …Stephon Clark was shot eight times, mostly in his back, […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/31/stephon-clarks-killing-reinforces-blacks-fears-shops-refusal-to-serve-police-san-francisco-chronicle/ via IFTTT

Should police always chase suspects? Sacramento wrestles with reform after Stephon Clark shooting – Sacramento Bee

Should police always chase suspects? Sacramento wrestles with reform after Stephon Clark shootingSacramento BeeThat includes possible changes to the department’s policies on pursuing suspects, as well as efforts to curb the phenomenon called “implicit bias.” The city might not have to look too far for answers. Steinberg and Betty Williams, head of the NAACP’s … […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/31/should-police-always-chase-suspects-sacramento-wrestles-with-reform-after-stephon-clark-shooting-sacramento-bee/ via IFTTT

Oakland fire marshal criticized over deadly Ghost Ship blaze resigns – The San Diego Union-Tribune

The San Diego Union-TribuneAn aerial view of the Ghost Ship warehouse that burned and killed 36 people in the Oakland in December 2016. (Jay L. Clendenin / Los Angeles Times). Associated Press. Oakland’s fire marshal has resigned after being harshly criticized following the … …read more Source:: Oakland California News By Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/30/oakland-fire-marshal-criticized-over-deadly-ghost-ship-blaze-resigns-the-san-diego-union-tribune/ via IFTTT

Raider Nation thinks Jordy Nelson is an upgrade over Michael Crabtree, and there are reasons to believe it – Silver and Black Pride

Silver and Black PrideThe acquisition of former Green Bay Packers receiver Jordy Nelson is an underestimated move by the Oakland Raiders. There are plenty of detractors that look at his statistics last year and assume he can’t run anymore based on a torn ACL that caused him … …read more Source:: Oakland Raiders News By […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/31/raider-nation-thinks-jordy-nelson-is-an-upgrade-over-michael-crabtree-and-there-are-reasons-to-believe-it-silver-and-black-pride/ via IFTTT

Stephen Reinhardt, liberal lion of federal judiciary in California, dies at 87 – Washington Post

Washington PostStephen Reinhardt, a liberal-leaning judge on the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in California, whose rulings overturned bans on same-sex marriage and physician-assisted suicide and declared prison overcrowding unconstitutional, died March 29 in Los …Stephen Reinhardt, ‘liberal lion’ of the 9th Circuit, dies at 87Los Angeles TimesRemembering Judge Stephen Reinhardt, the Ninth Circuit’s […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/31/stephen-reinhardt-liberal-lion-of-federal-judiciary-in-california-dies-at-87-washington-post/ via IFTTT

Trump lashes out after California Gov. Jerry Brown pardons 5 immigrants under threat of deportation – CNN

CNNHe reserved particular ire for Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf, who announced publicly that federal authorities would be conducting immigration crackdowns. Immigration officials slammed the move, accusing her of allowing hundreds of criminals avoid capture … and more …read more Source:: Oakland Mayor Race News By Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/31/trump-lashes-out-after-california-gov-jerry-brown-pardons-5-immigrants-under-threat-of-deportation-cnn/ via IFTTT

Cal MBB: Bears offer 2018 Center. – California Golden Blogs (blog)

California Golden Blogs (blog)The California Golden Bears have offered 3-Star 7 foot 3 center Connor Vanover out of Findlay Prep in Nevada. He would be another 7-footer in the lineage of recent 7-Foot Cal centers. Vanover was a Memphis signee but after the firing of Tubby Smith, he … …read more Source:: California Golden Bears […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/31/cal-mbb-bears-offer-2018-center-california-golden-blogs-blog/ via IFTTT

Pasta Friday: An easy guide to entertaining from the founder of Oakland’s Homeroom – The Mercury News

The Mercury NewsWhat began as Arevalo’s way to unplug and reconnect has evolved into a bit of a movement. There’s a Pasta Friday cookbook in the works, and talk of retail sauces and even a restaurant. Now, Arevalo is on a mission to host 52 of these dinners — she’s … …read more Source:: Oakland […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/31/pasta-friday-an-easy-guide-to-entertaining-from-the-founder-of-oaklands-homeroom-the-mercury-news/ via IFTTT

Sources: Warriors won’t attend rally to honor Stephon Clark – ESPN

ESPNThe rally is being held at Cesar Chavez Plaza at 3 p.m. ET on Saturday. Golden State will have practice at 2 p.m. ET in advance of taking on the Sacramento Kings at Golden 1 Center at 10 p.m. ET. Practice will last approximately an hour, and presumably …Golden State Warriors: Goals for the season’s […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/31/sources-warriors-wont-attend-rally-to-honor-stephon-clark-espn/ via IFTTT

Poisoned, Ignored and Evicted: The Perils of Living With Lead – Reveal

RevealNext, we go to the Fruitvale neighborhood in Oakland, California, where the rate of kids with high lead levels in their blood is greater than in Flint, Michigan, during the height of the water crisis there. Reporters Angela Johnston and Marissa Ortega … and more …read more Source:: Oakland California News By Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/31/poisoned-ignored-and-evicted-the-perils-of-living-with-lead-reveal/ via IFTTT

Walled Lake one of three Oakland County communities to adopt … – The Oakland Press

Walled Lake one of three Oakland County communities to adopt …The Oakland PressWalled Lake has joined the shortlist of Oakland County communities that have adopted local ordinances allowing state licensed medical marijuana facilities to operate. and more …read more Source:: Oakland CA News By Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/31/walled-lake-one-of-three-oakland-county-communities-to-adopt-the-oakland-press/ via IFTTT

Stephon Clark was shot eight times, mostly in his back, according to autopsy requested by his family – The Mercury News

The Mercury NewsThe release of the video footage capturing Clark’s death has given way to repeated protests in Sacramento. Demonstrators have blocked fans from entering NBA games, marched on the city’s streets and gathered Tuesday night at a City Council meeting to …NYC And Sacramento Erupt In Protest Over Police Killing Of Stephon ClarkCBS San […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/30/stephon-clark-was-shot-eight-times-mostly-in-his-back-according-to-autopsy-requested-by-his-family-the-mercury-news/ via IFTTT

Fire marshal in California resigns after blazes that left 40 people dead – Fox News

Fox NewsIn addition to the fatal fires, Oakland since the arrival of Mayor Schaaf in January 2015 has seen a sex scandal involving members of the police department — leading to a period in which the city had three police chiefs within a week. It has also seen …Embattled Oakland fire marshal resignsThe Mercury News […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/31/fire-marshal-in-california-resigns-after-blazes-that-left-40-people-dead-fox-news/ via IFTTT

LOOK: Marquette King sends his farewell to Raider Nation – 247Sports (blog)

247Sports (blog)Jon Gruden came to the Oakland Raiders with the intention of shaking things up, there’s no denying that. And what he did on Friday shook Raider Nation more than any move to this point. Yes, even more than the release of wide receiver Michael Crabtree … …read more Source:: Oakland Raiders News By Google […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/30/look-marquette-king-sends-his-farewell-to-raider-nation-247sports-blog/ via IFTTT

Game Thread #2: A’s vs. Angels – Athletics Nation

Athletics NationYes, out of all the great A’s present tonight, I chose to lead with Nick Swisher. After the pomp and circumstance, the baseballing will begin with Sean Manaea facing off against Tyler Skaggs as tonight’s starting pitchers. If you put any stock at all … and more …read more Source:: Oakland Athletics News By […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/30/game-thread-2-as-vs-angels-athletics-nation/ via IFTTT

Oakland fire marshal criticized over deadly Ghost Ship blaze resigns – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesOakland’s fire marshal has resigned after being harshly criticized following the deadly Ghost Ship warehouse fire that killed 36 people in 2016.Embattled Oakland fire marshal resigns – The Mercury NewsThe Mercury NewsOakland Fire Marshal Criticized Over Deadly Blaze ResignsU.S. News & World ReportEmbattled Oakland Fire Marshal Resigns ” CBS San FranciscoCBS San Francisco […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/30/oakland-fire-marshal-criticized-over-deadly-ghost-ship-blaze-resigns-los-angeles-times/ via IFTTT

Oakland’s 178th Police Academy graduation a family affair – East Bay Times

East Bay TimesOAKLAND — The 178th Basic Recruit Academy graduated 13 officers on Friday in a ceremony held at the Scottish Rite Center. The event was marked by family events: five officers had their badges pinned on by current and family that serve or formerly … and more …read more Source:: East Oakland News By […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/30/oaklands-178th-police-academy-graduation-a-family-affair-east-bay-times/ via IFTTT

California Sues Sutter Health, Alleging Excessive Pricing – Kaiser Health News

Kaiser Health NewsThis week, researchers at University of California–Berkeley issued a report that examined the consolidation of the hospital, physician and health insurance markets in California from 2010 to 2016. The authors said 44 of California’s 58 counties had …California sues Sutter Health, alleging the hospital system unfairly inflated costs for patientsLos Angeles TimesCalifornia Sues […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/30/california-sues-sutter-health-alleging-excessive-pricing-kaiser-health-news/ via IFTTT

The Cannabis Catch-Up: Will the Feds Legalize Hemp Cultivation? – Seven Days

Seven DaysMarch 30: There’s already a cannabis clash out in California. A group of artists and the Oakland City Council have thwarted a bid by a marijuana-related real estate firm to evict artists living in rent-controlled apartments from a building the company … and more …read more Source:: Oakland City Council News From Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/30/the-cannabis-catch-up-will-the-feds-legalize-hemp-cultivation-seven-days/ via IFTTT

More of what they’re saying about Dak Prescott: He’s in line for a ‘huge’ deal; QB should be least of worries for … – Dallas News (blog)

Dallas News (blog)His numbers were down across the board in Year 2 (except for interceptions…which were way up from four to 13). Losing Ezekiel Elliott for six games didn’t exactly help. The QB couldn’t establish a good connection with Dez Bryant, either. So what kind … and more …read more Source:: Alameda, California News From […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/30/more-of-what-theyre-saying-about-dak-prescott-hes-in-line-for-a-huge-deal-qb-should-be-least-of-worries-for-dallas-news-blog/ via IFTTT

A’s honor top 50 Oakland players in pregame ceremony – SFGate

SFGateIn a pregame ceremony Friday at the Coliseum, the A’s paid tribute to the top 50 players in Oakland history, with one great name after another following each other onto the field one more time. Sal Bando was there. Rollie Fingers. Jose Canseco, Carney … and more …read more Source:: Oakland Athletics News By Google […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/30/as-honor-top-50-oakland-players-in-pregame-ceremony-sfgate/ via IFTTT

California Sues Sutter Health Alleging Excessive Pricing – Washington Post

Washington PostA 2016 study found that hospital prices at Sutter and Dignity Health, the two biggest hospital chains in California, were 25 percent higher than at other hospitals around the state. Researchers at the University of Southern California said the giant …Attorney General lawsuit accuses Sutter Health of anticompetitive practicesThe Mercury NewsCalifornia sues Sutter Health, […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/30/california-sues-sutter-health-alleging-excessive-pricing-washington-post/ via IFTTT

SFFilm Festival honors its Bay Area roots — and values – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleThe film, which screens in San Francisco and Oakland on April 12, was made with the help of several SFFilm grants. Another highlight will be “Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind,” a poignant portrait of the world-famous comedian who never forgot his … and more …read more Source:: Oakland Restaurant News From Google […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/30/sffilm-festival-honors-its-bay-area-roots-and-values-san-francisco-chronicle/ via IFTTT

Northern California man pleads guilty to selling counterfeit 49ers, Raiders goods – The Mercury News

The Mercury NewsSACRAMENTO — A Northern California man pleaded guilty Friday in federal court to selling counterfeit sports apparel, including gear with the logos of the San Francisco Giants and 49ers and Oakland Raiders, according to the Department of Justice … …read more Source:: Oakland California News By Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/30/northern-california-man-pleads-guilty-to-selling-counterfeit-49ers-raiders-goods-the-mercury-news/ via IFTTT

Surprise punter news! Oakland Raiders cut 2016 second-team All-Pro Marquette King – Miami County Republic

Miami County RepublicThe Oakland Raiders have made free-agent waves in recent weeks for willingly getting older in free agency. Now, Jon Gruden’s “old-school” (and just old) Raiders have willingly cut Marquette King, one of the game’s better punters (and undoubtedly its … …read more Source:: Oakland Raiders News By Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/30/surprise-punter-news-oakland-raiders-cut-2016-second-team-all-pro-marquette-king-miami-county-republic/ via IFTTT

Oakland Raiders part ways with punter Marquette King – NFL.com

NFL.comFriday’s rash of transactions included a head-turning move from the Jon Gruden-led Raiders. Oakland announced the release of popular and productive punter Marquette King. The dumping of King comes as a surprise. A Pro Bowl alternate last season and a …Grading Raiders’ offseason: Jon Gruden believes Jordy Nelson adds ‘it’ factorESPN (blog)Oakland Raiders sign cornerback […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/30/oakland-raiders-part-ways-with-punter-marquette-king-nfl-com/ via IFTTT

WATCH: Former Duke G Quinn Cook balling for Golden State Warriors, scores 30 – MyAJC

MyAJCFormer Duke guard Quinn Cook is getting his NBA shot and making the most of it. Cook scored a career-high 30 points on Thursday night against the Milwaukee Bucks — he’s thriving in Stephen Curry’s absence for the defending champion Golden State … …read more Source:: Golden State Warriors News By Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/30/watch-former-duke-g-quinn-cook-balling-for-golden-state-warriors-scores-30-myajc/ via IFTTT

Berkeley, California Lowers Tax Rate on Cannabis Sales – Ganjapreneur

GanjapreneurThe city of Berkeley, California has dropped its sales tax on cannabis products from 10 percent to 5 percent in an effort to better compete with the illicit market, CBS SF reports. Despite the local tax drop, consumers are still paying 30 percent in … …read more Source:: Berkeley Ca. News By Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/30/berkeley-california-lowers-tax-rate-on-cannabis-sales-ganjapreneur/ via IFTTT

Embattled Oakland fire marshal resigns, department searches for new person to head inspection bureau – The Mercury News

The Mercury News“I am excited to launch a recruitment effort that will enable me to accelerate and realize my stated goal of reorganizing the Fire Prevention Bureau to focus on strong leadership and oversight, strategic planning, division restructure, improved …Oakland fire marshal who was witness in Ghost Ship Fire case resignsKGO-TV all 2 news articles […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/30/embattled-oakland-fire-marshal-resigns-department-searches-for-new-person-to-head-inspection-bureau-the-mercury-news/ via IFTTT

Five takeaways from the Golden State Warriors’ loss to the Milwaukee Bucks – Golden State of Mind

Golden State of MindCrucially we saw some glimpses of how the Warriors need to play these next few weeks without Steph Curry. Durant was operating smoothly within the system, hitting open guys for shots when double teamed, and in return getting some nice looks off … …read more Source:: Golden State Warriors News By Google […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/30/five-takeaways-from-the-golden-state-warriors-loss-to-the-milwaukee-bucks-golden-state-of-mind/ via IFTTT

Jordy Nelson Film Review: How he fits with the Raiders – Silver and Black Pride

Silver and Black PrideHey there Raider Nation, the poster formerly known as DWillSkills here. Thanks to the readers’ recommendations, Levi has asked me to come on board officially as a contributor. I hope to continue to provide high quality content for the best fans in all … and more …read more Source:: Oakland Raiders News […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/30/jordy-nelson-film-review-how-he-fits-with-the-raiders-silver-and-black-pride/ via IFTTT

McMullen boutique to relocate to Uptown Oakland – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleMcMullen says the business has grown enough during the last three years, which she attributes to her social media presence (@shopmcmullen has over 16,000 followers) and a dedicated Bay Area clientele, to merit more space. “Our customers are connected … …read more Source:: Oakland Restaurants News By Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/30/mcmullen-boutique-to-relocate-to-uptown-oakland-san-francisco-chronicle/ via IFTTT

COMMENTARY: Bullying of Oakland mayor proves politics pollute truth – Monitor

MonitorWhen the amigos attacked her, she said out loud what many Americans have already figured out: Trump’s immigration crackdown — in California and nationwide — is driven not by a desire for border security or safer streets, but by anti-Latino racism … …read more Source:: Oakland Mayor Race News By Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/30/commentary-bullying-of-oakland-mayor-proves-politics-pollute-truth-monitor/ via IFTTT

Golden Medals: Men & Women’s Rowing open year with dominant wins from San Diego – California Golden Blogs (blog)

California Golden Blogs (blog)In addition to the V8 race, Cal Men’s Crew also won 4 other events: 2nd V8, 3rd V8, Freshmen 8, and the Open event. The 3rd V8 boat took first in the open event with the Freshman 8 boat 2nd. A change in the format this year meant that the Golden Bears […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/30/golden-medals-men-womens-rowing-open-year-with-dominant-wins-from-san-diego-california-golden-blogs-blog/ via IFTTT

Stephon Clark killing becomes test in Sacramento DA election – NBCNews.com

NBCNews.comThe race is among several in California and around the country targeted by Real Justice PAC and other groups that advocate for district attorneys to adopt platforms that aim to divert people away from prison and jail. The list of key prosecutor …Terrence Mercadal & Jared Robinet: 5 Fast Facts You Need To KnowHeavy.com all […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/30/stephon-clark-killing-becomes-test-in-sacramento-da-election-nbcnews-com/ via IFTTT

A’s opener a great show for the fans who bothered to come – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleThe daytime opener was, in this 50th anniversary year of the Athletics in Oakland, an attempt at baseball tradition for the team that has long thumbed its nose at such niceties. “I like it,” Melvin said before the game. “There’s a more traditional …Semien delivers A’s Opening Day walkoff winSFBay all 9 news […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/29/as-opener-a-great-show-for-the-fans-who-bothered-to-come-san-francisco-chronicle/ via IFTTT

California Today: In Oakland, a Clash of Artists vs. Big Cannabis – New York Times

New York TimesOakland’s City Council has embraced the marijuana industry since recreational sales were made legal in January, and part of the city has been designated as a “green zone,” where marijuana businesses are allowed to operate. The area happens to overlap … …read more Source:: Oakland City Council News From Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/30/california-today-in-oakland-a-clash-of-artists-vs-big-cannabis-new-york-times/ via IFTTT

Kurtenbach: The Warriors are running out of time to prove that they can ‘beat anybody’ without Curry – The Mercury News

The Mercury NewsInstead, the Warriors have been consistently undercut by disengaged basketball and injuries. The result: the worst Warriors regular season in the Steve Kerr era and the No. 2 seed in the Western Conference playoffs. The last few weeks have been …Dubs Downed AgainWarriors.comWarriors‘ Kevin Durant ejected for arguing with ref in first game […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/30/kurtenbach-the-warriors-are-running-out-of-time-to-prove-that-they-can-beat-anybody-without-curry-the-mercury-news/ via IFTTT

Jon Gruden believes Jordy Nelson adds ‘it’ factor to Oakland Raiders – ESPN (blog)

ESPN (blog)“I just like guys who love to play,” Gruden said. “Guys that will compete. Guys that will play for nothing. We … have brought in guys that are going to be consistent, everyday grinders, man. Guys that are going to compete their ass off and fight for … …read more Source:: Oakland Raiders News […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/30/jon-gruden-believes-jordy-nelson-adds-it-factor-to-oakland-raiders-espn-blog/ via IFTTT

Fitch Affirms San Jose, CA’s Sr. Airport Revs ‘A-‘; Sub CP at ‘BBB+’; Outlook Stable – American Journal of Transportation

Fitch Affirms San Jose, CA’s Sr. Airport Revs ‘A-‘; Sub CP at ‘BBB+’; Outlook StableAmerican Journal of TransportationThe airport’s peers include the Port of Oakland, CA (rated A+/A-/Stable Outlook) and Broward County, FL (rated A+/Stable Outlook); both operate in a market with a large hub nearby. Broward is supported by a significantly larger traffic base, […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/30/fitch-affirms-san-jose-cas-sr-airport-revs-a-sub-cp-at-bbb-outlook-stable-american-journal-of-transportation/ via IFTTT

California Has a Controversial Plan to Solve Its Housing Crisis. Drivers Aren’t Going to Like It. – Mother Jones

Mother JonesThe University of California–Berkeley Law and Terner Center for Housing Innovation found that by putting all new residential development within three miles of a transit stop through 2030, the projected reduction in emissions would equate to removing … and more …read more Source:: Berkeley Ca. News By Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/30/california-has-a-controversial-plan-to-solve-its-housing-crisis-drivers-arent-going-to-like-it-mother-jones/ via IFTTT

Study Finds CEQA Doesn’t Stifle Housing Development—City Councils Do – Santa Clara Weekly

Santa Clara WeeklyThe researchers looked at multi-unit residential development projects in five Bay Area cities: Oakland, Palo Alto, Redwood City, San Francisco and San José. The researchers found that instead of reserving discretionary reviews for non-conforming … …read more Source:: Oakland City Council News From Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/30/study-finds-ceqa-doesnt-stifle-housing-development-city-councils-do-santa-clara-weekly/ via IFTTT

Dubs Downed Again – Warriors.com

Warriors.comAnd this Warriors loss guaranteed the Dubs can’t pass the Rockets, who would own the tie-breaker with Golden State should the Warriors win out and the Rockets lose the rest of their games. UP NEXT After going 1-3 on their last extended homestand of the …Kevin Durant ejected in first half of Warriors‘ game against […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/30/dubs-downed-again-warriors-com/ via IFTTT

Kurtenbach: The A’s relationship with their fans has reached a new low — Opening Day proved it – The Mercury News

The Mercury NewsThe roster was young and talented and put together a nice late-season surge — any outside observer could see that Oakland was poised to be a team to possibly fear in the years to come — but, unlike in years past, the A’s, from the top of the …A’s opener a great show […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/29/kurtenbach-the-as-relationship-with-their-fans-has-reached-a-new-low-opening-day-proved-it-the-mercury-news/ via IFTTT

Oakland Police Officer Facing Felony Charges for Drunk Driving and Reckless Speeding – East Bay Express

East Bay ExpressThe City of Oakland settled the lawsuit for $35,000 in February. Stratton was allegedly drinking with Faeth and other officers at Monaghan’s bar in the Oakland hills earlier the same evening the assault occurred. Another 171st Academy graduate, Allahno … …read more Source:: East Oakland News By Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/29/oakland-police-officer-facing-felony-charges-for-drunk-driving-and-reckless-speeding-east-bay-express/ via IFTTT

Angels blow lead twice, open season with 11-inning loss to A’s – The Whittier Daily News

The Whittier Daily NewsOakland’s Marcus Semien, center, celebrates with Matt Olson (28) and Jake Smolinski (5) after driving in the winning run off Angels relief pitcher Noe Ramirez in the bottom of the 11th inning in Thursday’s season opener in Oakland. (AP Photo/Ben Margot … …read more Source:: Oakland California News By Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/29/angels-blow-lead-twice-open-season-with-11-inning-loss-to-as-the-whittier-daily-news/ via IFTTT

Report: Ex-Raider Aldon Smith skips court date, arrest warrant issued – The Mercury News

The Mercury NewsSmith was supposed to be in court for violating a protective order to stay away from his girlfriend, against whom he faced domestic violence charges. Smith, who was set free on $30,000 bail two weeks ago after turning himself in to San Francisco police …Aldon Smith Skips Arraignment; Judge Issues Bench WarrantCBS San […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/29/report-ex-raider-aldon-smith-skips-court-date-arrest-warrant-issued-the-mercury-news/ via IFTTT

Lineup change, Jenna Kean’s 2 RBIs lead Arizona over Cal – Arizona Daily Wildcat

Arizona Daily WildcatAmy Bailey | The Daily Wildcat Arizona’s Carli Campbell (4) hits an incoming ball from Cal during the Arizona- California game at Rita Hillenbrand Memorial Stadium on Thursday March 29 in Tucson Ariz. By Noah Auclair. Published Mar 29, 2018 9:53pm … …read more Source:: California Golden Bears News By Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/30/lineup-change-jenna-keans-2-rbis-lead-arizona-over-cal-arizona-daily-wildcat/ via IFTTT

Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant ejected in first game back – ESPN

ESPNWarriors’ All-Star Kevin Durant was ejected for arguing with official Tre Maddox on Thursday night. KD was making his return to the court after missing six games because of a rib injury. He was gone before halftime.Gamethread: Kevin Durant and Draymond Green return against BucksGolden State of MindLive updates: Warriors vs. Bucks on Thursday nightThe […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/30/golden-state-warriors-forward-kevin-durant-ejected-in-first-game-back-espn/ via IFTTT

A’s usher in new season in walk-off fashion – MLB.com

A’s usher in new season in walk-off fashionMLB.comBut Davis had other ideas, picking up his fourth RBI of the day with a game-tying single against right-hander Cam Bedrosian in the seventh. A battle of the bullpens ensued, before Oakland emerged victorious in front of the home crowd. “We’ve seen some … …read more Source:: Oakland […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/29/as-usher-in-new-season-in-walk-off-fashion-mlb-com/ via IFTTT

A’s slug their way back for walk-off win over Angels on Opening Day – The Mercury News

The Mercury NewsOAKLAND — Boog Powell wasn’t even sure if he was going to make the A’s 25-man roster just a week ago. Not only did he make it, he came up big and made his first career Opening Day a memorable one. Powell set the table for some A’s late-inning magic by …Game #1: […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/29/as-slug-their-way-back-for-walk-off-win-over-angels-on-opening-day-the-mercury-news/ via IFTTT

Free Online: UC Berkeley Offers Most Popular Course – Patch.com

Patch.comBERKELEY, CA — Do you need to update your skills? UC Berkeley has a deal that’s tough to beat. California’s flagship public university is taking its most popular on campus class, Foundations of Data Science, and offering it online for free. You access … …read more Source:: Berkeley Ca. News By Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/29/free-online-uc-berkeley-offers-most-popular-course-patch-com/ via IFTTT

14-sided house in Oakland asks $795K – Curbed SF

Curbed SFHow many shapes does love come in? At least enough to allow for a fully three-dimensional infatuation with 6966 Shepherd Canyon Road in Oakland, a three-bed, two-bath, 2,100-square-foot hillside home noted for the 14-sided shape of its frame. The word … …read more Source:: Oakland CA News By Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/29/14-sided-house-in-oakland-asks-795k-curbed-sf/ via IFTTT

5 Cal Baseball alumni in 2018 MLB Opening Day rosters; Vaughn leads all of NCAA with 13 homers – California Golden Blogs (blog)

California Golden Blogs (blog)Consequently, we open this week’s updates on Cal Baseball/Softball with a MLB Bears update. Breaking camp with the Big League club to have your name announced in the pregame on-field ceremony on Opening Day is a big deal for a lot of professional … and more …read more Source:: California Golden Bears […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/29/5-cal-baseball-alumni-in-2018-mlb-opening-day-rosters-vaughn-leads-all-of-ncaa-with-13-homers-california-golden-blogs-blog/ via IFTTT

Oakland mayor proposes parcel tax to boost education funding – East Bay Times

East Bay TimesOAKLAND — Oaklanders may be voting in November on a parcel tax to boost funding for the Oakland Promise — a multifaceted initiative by Mayor Libby Schaaf to significantly increase the number of college graduates from Oakland — and increase parents … …read more Source:: Oakland Mayor Race News By Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/29/oakland-mayor-proposes-parcel-tax-to-boost-education-funding-east-bay-times/ via IFTTT

Stephen Piscotty prepares for an emotional A’s homecoming – The Mercury News

The Mercury NewsBy Martin Gallegos | mgallegos@bayareanewsgroup.com | Bay Area News Group. PUBLISHED: March 29, 2018 at 7:00 am | UPDATED: March 29, 2018 at 7:04 am. OAKLAND — When Stephen Piscotty makes his A’s regular-season debut on opening day, it’ll be a … and more …read more Source:: Oakland Restaurant News From Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/29/stephen-piscotty-prepares-for-an-emotional-as-homecoming-the-mercury-news/ via IFTTT

‘If You Want to Be Great, You Have to Work’: Jason Kidd Counters His Critics – Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportThe Kidd residence is a virtual tribute to winning. The garage walls are decorated with framed jerseys spanning Kidd’s career, from St. Joseph Notre Dame High in Alameda, California, to Dallas to Phoenix to New Jersey and back to Dallas, where he … and more …read more Source:: Alameda, California News From Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/29/if-you-want-to-be-great-you-have-to-work-jason-kidd-counters-his-critics-bleacher-report/ via IFTTT

Oakland A’s 2018 season preview: Five big, bold… – The Mercury News

The Mercury NewsBut this year, the A’s enter the year with an offense that could be one of the best in baseball, a bullpen that looks promising, and a rotation that still has the potential to be better-than-average. Ultimately, I think they come up just short, I do … and more …read more Source:: Oakland […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/29/oakland-as-2018-season-preview-five-big-bold-the-mercury-news/ via IFTTT

Development without gentrification? Oakland’s Fruitvale is the model, report says – The Mercury News

The Mercury NewsOAKLAND — The cluster of shops, community service organizations and apartments at the Fruitvale BART station may not seem all that different from other commercial plazas, but to some economists and urban planners, it’s the grand prize of development … …read more Source:: Oakland City Council News From Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/29/development-without-gentrification-oaklands-fruitvale-is-the-model-report-says-the-mercury-news/ via IFTTT

Two-Round 2018 NFL Mock Draft: Broncos take Barkley as QBs go 1-2-3-4 after trade – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comOakland Raiders. Denzel Ward, CB, Ohio State. The Raiders are seeing massive turnover at the cornerback position with David Amerson, Sean Smith and T.J. Carrie out the door. Rashaan Melvin was a nice pickup, but Shareece Wright is nothing more than …2018 NFL Mock Draft 3.0: Mel Kiper’s picks for 1-32ESPNCleveland Browns Football News, Schedule, […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/29/two-round-2018-nfl-mock-draft-broncos-take-barkley-as-qbs-go-1-2-3-4-after-trade-cbssports-com/ via IFTTT

Oakland Man Identified As Crash Victim – Patch.com

Patch.comOAKLAND, CA — A pedestrian fatally struck Saturday morning by an SUV on northbound Interstate Highway 880 in Oakland has been identified by the Alameda County coroner’s bureau as Bartolo Garcia Vasquez. Garcia Vasquez, a 36-year-old resident of … …read more Source:: Oakland California News By Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/29/oakland-man-identified-as-crash-victim-patch-com/ via IFTTT

What you can rent in Oakland for $2000 per month – East Bay Times

East Bay TimesAccording to rental site Zumper, median rents in Oakland are $1,695 for a studio and $2,125 for a one-bedroom.To get a sense of what to expect when it comes to finding housing on a budget of $2,000 per month, we rounded up several listings. (Note … …read more Source:: East Oakland News By […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/29/what-you-can-rent-in-oakland-for-2000-per-month-east-bay-times/ via IFTTT

In Washington, DC, Berkeley Ph.Ds. learn how to tug at federal purse strings – UC Berkeley

In Washington, DC, Berkeley Ph.Ds. learn how to tug at federal purse stringsUC BerkeleyTheir time in D.C. culminated with a meeting with real live California politicians, including Representative Mark DeSaulnier and staffers from the offices of Representatives Barbara Lee, Kevin McCarthy and Nancy Pelosi and Senators Tammy Baldwin and … …read more Source:: Berkeley Ca. […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/29/in-washington-dc-berkeley-ph-ds-learn-how-to-tug-at-federal-purse-strings-uc-berkeley/ via IFTTT

Oakland Man Convicted Of Sexually Assaulting Stepdaughter And Another Woman – CBS San Francisco Bay Area

CBS San Francisco Bay AreaOAKLAND (CBS SF) — An Oakland man was convicted today of 12 felony counts for sexually assaulting his stepdaughter when she was only 9 years old and an adult woman in incidents in San Leandro and Oakland in 2012 and 2013. James Duckett, 34, of Oakland … and more …read more […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/29/oakland-man-convicted-of-sexually-assaulting-stepdaughter-and-another-woman-cbs-san-francisco-bay-area/ via IFTTT

Mayor Schaaf supports exclusive negotiating deal with Oakland A’s … – SFGate

SFGateOakland Mayor Libby Schaaf said Wednesday she wants to enter into dual exclusive negotiating agreements with the A’s for two possible ballpark sites — the Coliseum and Howard Terminal. The agreements would prevent other developers from making moves on …Schaaf Backs A’s Plan To Buy Oakland Coliseum For $136MKGO-TVSchaaf Backs A’s Plan To Buy Oakland […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/28/mayor-schaaf-supports-exclusive-negotiating-deal-with-oakland-as-sfgate/ via IFTTT

How Warriors’ Quinn Cook stayed resilient through father’s passing, NBA roster cuts – The Mercury News

The Mercury NewsHe has become the Warriors‘ blossoming starting point guard for the past month, while star guard Stephen Curry has become hobbled with injuries. The Warriors (54-20) enter Thursday’s game against the Milwaukee Bucks (39-35) at Oracle Arena with Cook … …read more Source:: Golden State Warriors News By Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/29/how-warriors-quinn-cook-stayed-resilient-through-fathers-passing-nba-roster-cuts-the-mercury-news/ via IFTTT

50th Anniversary Gala – MLB.com

MLB.comIt was a perfect day for baseball in the East Bay on Wednesday, and on the eve of the start of their 51st season in Oakland, the A’s held their 50th Anniversary Gala at Jack London Square. It was part of a day-long celebration that also included team … …read more Source:: Oakland Athletics News […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/29/50th-anniversary-gala-mlb-com/ via IFTTT

Most Valuable Moms, Presented by Rakuten – Warriors.com (blog)

Warriors.com (blog)Warriors forward Jordan Bell and his mother, Carolyn Gray, and forward Draymond Green and his mother, Mary Babers-Green are taking part in a “Most Valuable Moms” event tonight at the Rakuten Performance Center (1011 Broadway in Oakland). .@Money23Green … …read more Source:: Golden State Warriors News By Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/28/most-valuable-moms-presented-by-rakuten-warriors-com-blog/ via IFTTT

Oakland A’s Unveil Black Panther Bobblehead in Honor of Oakland Native and Director Ryan Coogler – NBC Bay Area

NBC Bay AreaThe Oakland A’s partnered with Marvel to make a glow in the dark Black Panther bobblehead in honor of Oakland native and director, Ryan Coogler. (Published Wednesday, March 28, 2018). The Oakland A’s partnered with Marvel to make a glow in the dark … …read more Source:: Oakland CA News By Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/28/oakland-as-unveil-black-panther-bobblehead-in-honor-of-oakland-native-and-director-ryan-coogler-nbc-bay-area/ via IFTTT

Tucker Debates CA Immigration Law: ‘Is There Anything You Won’t Make an Excuse For?’ – Fox News Insider

Fox News Insider… over California’s law banning local and state cooperation with immigration detainers. Raul Reyes said he agreed with Carlson when it came to the case of one county official who is planning to post names of inmates-to-be-released so that ICE can … …read more Source:: Oakland Mayor Race News By Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/28/tucker-debates-ca-immigration-law-is-there-anything-you-wont-make-an-excuse-for-fox-news-insider/ via IFTTT

Raider Nation Mourns David Humm – Raiders.com

Raiders.comAccording to David’s daughter Courtney Humm, David was a loyal man with a big heart. “Loyalty was his top quality. He was loyal to any person, he was loyal through and through about everything,” Courtney said. “He loved with all his heart, with every …Former Raiders QB David Humm passes away Tuesday247Sports (blog)Raiders legend QB […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/28/raider-nation-mourns-david-humm-raiders-com/ via IFTTT

America Has A Large Trade Deficit, But Economists Aren’t Too Concerned About It – WAMU 88.5

WAMU 88.5A container ship waits to be unloaded at the Port of Oakland in California. President Trump says the trade deficit that the U.S. runs with other nations must be slashed for the well-being of the country. Ben Margot / AP. Become a sponsor ? Like a lot … and more …read more Source:: Port […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/28/america-has-a-large-trade-deficit-but-economists-arent-too-concerned-about-it-wamu-88-5/ via IFTTT

Political Notebook: East Bay LGBT Dem club fails to endorse in Assembly race – Bay Area Reporter

Bay Area ReporterShould one of the three out candidates seeking the 15th Assembly District seat this year win, they would be the first LGBT state lawmaker from the East Bay. Yet none were able to win the backing of the East Bay Stonewall Democratic Club. The main LGBT … …read more Source:: Alameda, California News […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/29/political-notebook-east-bay-lgbt-dem-club-fails-to-endorse-in-assembly-race-bay-area-reporter/ via IFTTT

Former first lady Michelle Obama to speak at event in Oakland – KGO-TV

KGO-TVFormer first lady Michelle Obama will be speaking at an event Wednesday called “An Evening with Michelle Obama” in Oakland. KGO. Wednesday, March 28, 2018 04:10PM. OAKLAND, Calif. (KGO) –. Former first lady Michelle Obama will be speaking at an event … …read more Source:: Oakland CA News By Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/28/former-first-lady-michelle-obama-to-speak-at-event-in-oakland-kgo-tv/ via IFTTT

Oakland A’s headed toward exclusive negotiating rights to Coliseum complex – Athletics Nation

Athletics Nation… the city council, while the one for Howard Terminal needs approval from the Commissioners of the Port of Oakland, says David DeBolt of the East Bay Times. When the A’s offered to purchase the Coliseum in exchange for paying off the city’s $135 … …read more Source:: Oakland Athletics News By Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/28/oakland-as-headed-toward-exclusive-negotiating-rights-to-coliseum-complex-athletics-nation/ via IFTTT

A’s, Oakland mayor agree to exclusive negotiating agreement for Coliseum, Howard Terminal – East Bay Times

East Bay TimesKaval wants to secure the 120-acre East Oakland property while analyzing Howard Terminal. To build on the estuary west of Jack London Square, the A’s need to study environmental issues and pedestrian access across railroad tracks. “It’s parallel paths … …read more Source:: East Oakland News By Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/28/as-oakland-mayor-agree-to-exclusive-negotiating-agreement-for-coliseum-howard-terminal-east-bay-times/ via IFTTT

America Has A Large Trade Deficit, But Economists Aren’t Too Concerned About It – Public Radio East

America Has A Large Trade Deficit, But Economists Aren’t Too Concerned About ItPublic Radio EastA container ship waits to be unloaded at the Port of Oakland in California. President Trump says the trade deficit that the U.S. runs with other nations must be slashed for the well being of the country. Ben Margot / AP. […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/28/america-has-a-large-trade-deficit-but-economists-arent-too-concerned-about-it-public-radio-east/ via IFTTT

Basketball: Why Palo Alto, Los Gatos will have new looks next year – The Mercury News

The Mercury News… Braken-Guelke as Los Gatos wins its first-ever Central Coast Section boys basketball championship, defeating Piedmont Hills 75-58 for the CCS Division I championship at Santa Clara University in Santa Clara, CA. on March 3, 2018. (Courtesy of … …read more Source:: Alameda, California News From Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/28/basketball-why-palo-alto-los-gatos-will-have-new-looks-next-year-the-mercury-news/ via IFTTT

Recap: Students, Activists Rock Downtown Oakland at March for Our Lives (Raw Video Coverage) – EnviroNews (blog)

Recap: Students, Activists Rock Downtown Oakland at March for Our Lives (Raw Video Coverage)EnviroNews (blog)(EnviroNews California) — Oakland, CA — Students, poets, singers and activists took to the podium on March 25, 2018, at the historic March for Our Lives demonstration in Oakland, California. The event was attended by over 3,000 people and was a […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/28/recap-students-activists-rock-downtown-oakland-at-march-for-our-lives-raw-video-coverage-environews-blog/ via IFTTT

Former Raiders QB David Humm passes away Tuesday – 247Sports (blog)

247Sports (blog)… team’s 1976 Super Bowl XI and 1983 Super Bowl XVIII championship teams as well. Over the span of his career, he completed 63-of0-137 passes for 753 yards, three touchdowns and eight interceptions. He started just one game, which came with the Colts …Ex-Raider backup QB David Humm dead at 65SFGateRaiders issue statement on […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/28/former-raiders-qb-david-humm-passes-away-tuesday-247sports-blog/ via IFTTT

Dead Fetus Found Washed up on California Shore – Newsweek

NewsweekA “fairly well developed” dead fetus was found on the shore of Berkeley, California, on Tuesday afternoon, according to local media reports. The male fetus still had the umbilical cord attached, authorities said, according to the San Francisco … and more …read more Source:: Berkeley Ca. News By Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/28/dead-fetus-found-washed-up-on-california-shore-newsweek/ via IFTTT

Oakland A’s set 2018 Opening Day roster – Athletics Nation

Athletics NationThe offseason is past, spring training is done, and the regular season is only 24 hours away, but Wednesday brought the one thing that really makes it all feel official: the Oakland A’s announced their 2018 Opening Day roster! After months of debating … and more …read more Source:: Oakland Athletics News By Google […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/28/oakland-as-set-2018-opening-day-roster-athletics-nation/ via IFTTT

Oakland Airport Vehicle Collision Driver Didn’t Have License – NBC Bay Area

NBC Bay AreaA person who struck several people in a traffic collision at Oakland International Airport’s traffic curb on Tuesday evening was arrested on suspicion of felony reckless driving causing injury and driving without a license, according to the Alameda …4 Pedestrians Injured in Oakland Airport Car AccidentU.S. News & World ReportMan charged with reckless […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/28/oakland-airport-vehicle-collision-driver-didnt-have-license-nbc-bay-area/ via IFTTT

Kurtenbach: These A’s just might make you look – The Mercury News

The Mercury NewsThis A’s roster is young — what’s new there? — but unlike prior low-cost products in Oakland, this team is also dynamic and exciting. You can see a bright future based around third baseman Matt Chapman, first baseman Matt Olson, starting pitcher v … and more …read more Source:: Oakland Athletics News By […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/28/kurtenbach-these-as-just-might-make-you-look-the-mercury-news/ via IFTTT

Al Davis’ presence still looms large over Raiders coach Jon Gruden – ESPN (blog)

ESPN (blog)ORLANDO, Fla. — Jon Gruden did not exactly leave the Oakland Raiders on the best of terms in February 2002. Gruden was traded to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for two first-round draft picks, a pair of second-rounders and $8 million — “I would have traded …Jon Gruden on his favorite Raider, biggest needs, Colin […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/28/al-davis-presence-still-looms-large-over-raiders-coach-jon-gruden-espn-blog/ via IFTTT

Stephon Clark Protests Flood Sacramento City Hall – oaklandpost.org

oaklandpost.orgEarly in the forum, Stevante Clark, Clark’s younger brother, jumped on the council’s platform chanting his brother’s name. After Stevante stood on top of the podium and used obscene language, Mayor Darrell Steinberg called for a recess to appease … and more …read more Source:: Oakland City Council News From Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/28/stephon-clark-protests-flood-sacramento-city-hall-oaklandpost-org/ via IFTTT

Women’s History Month Postgame Symposium: Women in Business – Warriors.com (blog)

Warriors.com (blog)The 2017 NBA Champion Golden State Warriors held a postgame symposium on Tuesday at Oracle Arena. The panel featured Kristin Lemkau, Chief Marketing Officer of JPMorgan Chase; Ije-Enu Nwosu, Chief of Staff of Kaiser Permanente; Bozoma Saint John, Chief … and more …read more Source:: Golden State Warriors News By Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/28/womens-history-month-postgame-symposium-women-in-business-warriors-com-blog/ via IFTTT

Physics to Foodstuffs: A Q&A with Nobel Laureate Barry Barish – CALIFORNIA

Physics to Foodstuffs: A Q&A with Nobel Laureate Barry BarishCALIFORNIACalifornia: As a student of physics at Berkeley, you must have rubbed shoulders with your share of Nobel laureates, people like Owen Chamberlain and Emilio Segrè. As a young scientist did you dream of joining that club yourself? Barry Barish: Both Owen … …read more Source:: […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/28/physics-to-foodstuffs-a-qa-with-nobel-laureate-barry-barish-california/ via IFTTT

Editorial: Berkeley, Where the Counterculture Retires – The Weekly Standard

Editorial: Berkeley, Where the Counterculture RetiresThe Weekly StandardBerkeley, California, has long occupied a soft spot in the liberal heart. In popular mythology, it’s the 1960s birthplace of the free speech movement, in which idealistic young hippies helped push for civil rights and an end to the Vietnam War. Today … and more …read more Source:: […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/28/editorial-berkeley-where-the-counterculture-retires-the-weekly-standard/ via IFTTT

How college basketball has fallen in love with the 3-pointer – ESPN

ESPNThe Golden State Warriors have manufactured the most game-altering movement of the 21st century. Curry and the Warriors turned a flashy, 3-pointer barrage into two titles in three seasons and the beginning of a dynasty that could rule the NBA for years …Kurtenbach: What we learned in the shorthanded Warriors‘ loss to the PacersThe Mercury […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/28/how-college-basketball-has-fallen-in-love-with-the-3-pointer-espn/ via IFTTT

Three Oakland Businesses for Community | Taste | Food & Drink … – East Bay Express

East Bay ExpressHow the owners of Homeroom, Bar Dogwood, and Hive, the Place to Bee commit to progressive practices — often without any recognition. and more …read more Source:: Oakland Restaurant News From Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/27/three-oakland-businesses-for-community-taste-food-drink-east-bay-express/ via IFTTT

Raiders Owner Mark Davis Answers Questions About Latest Las Vegas Stadium Update – Raiders.com

Raiders.comIt’s an exciting time for the Raiders. Football side is coming together. Reggie [McKenzie] and Jon [Gruden] working together, getting ready for the draft. The football side of the organization is really starting to build this team up so we can play …Owners approve Mark Davis, Oakland Raiders‘ stadium plan for Las VegasUPI.comNFL approves Raiders […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/27/raiders-owner-mark-davis-answers-questions-about-latest-las-vegas-stadium-update-raiders-com/ via IFTTT

With Warriors shorthanded, Pacers use strong fourth quarter to get key win – WTTV CBS4Indy

WTTV CBS4IndyOAKLAND, CA – MARCH 27: Victor Oladipo #4 of the Indiana Pacers shoots over Quinn Cook #4 of the Golden State Warriors at ORACLE Arena on March 27, 2018 in Oakland, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading …Warriors don’t have enough down stretch, lose to PacersYahoo SportsKevin Durant […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/28/with-warriors-shorthanded-pacers-use-strong-fourth-quarter-to-get-key-win-wttv-cbs4indy/ via IFTTT

Oakland A’s top prospect AJ Puk to have Tommy John surgery – Athletics Nation

Athletics NationOakland A’s top prospect A.J. Puk is headed toward Tommy John surgery, the team announced Tuesday. The prized pitcher will miss the entire 2018 season. Puk, who earned the top spot on our Community Prospect List during the offseason, had been one of …Tommy John surgery recommended for Iowa native, Oakland A’s pitcher AJ […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/28/oakland-as-top-prospect-aj-puk-to-have-tommy-john-surgery-athletics-nation/ via IFTTT

Golden State Warriors run out of gas vs. Pacers – Blue Man Hoop

Blue Man HoopOnce again playing without Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson, Kevin Durant and Draymond Green, the reigning NBA champion Golden State Warriors failed to defend home court when they lost to the playoff-bound Indiana Pacers at Oracle Arena on Tuesday. Golden …Pacers top shorthanded Warriors in key road winFox 59Kevin Durant out against Pacers, likely […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/28/golden-state-warriors-run-out-of-gas-vs-pacers-blue-man-hoop/ via IFTTT

How Three Black Women Use Food as Tools for Resistance – East Bay Express

East Bay ExpressThey’re paid spaces. That’s why Kholi migrated Hella Black Brunch to private homes after its first event at a Black-owned restaurant. “I love Black-owned businesses. I love queer-owned businesses. But there’s something about commodification,” Kholi … and more …read more Source:: Oakland Restaurant News From Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/27/how-three-black-women-use-food-as-tools-for-resistance-east-bay-express/ via IFTTT

4 Pedestrians Injured in Oakland Airport Car Accident – U.S. News & World Report

4 Pedestrians Injured in Oakland Airport Car AccidentU.S. News & World ReportAlabama · Alaska · Arizona · Arkansas · California · Colorado · Connecticut · Delaware · Florida · Georgia · Hawaii · Idaho · Illinois · Louisiana · Maine · Maryland · Massachusetts · Michigan · Minnesota · Mississippi · Missouri · Montana · […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/28/4-pedestrians-injured-in-oakland-airport-car-accident-u-s-news-world-report/ via IFTTT

Recap: Pacers beat Warriors 92-81 in surprisingly close game – Golden State of Mind

Golden State of MindFor the first time since losing their All-Stars, the Golden State Warriors looked like a quality NBA team. Well, for a while, at least. They trotted out a starting lineup befitting a team headed for the lottery – Quinn Cook, Nick Young, Patrick McCaw … …read more Source:: Golden State Warriors News […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/28/recap-pacers-beat-warriors-92-81-in-surprisingly-close-game-golden-state-of-mind/ via IFTTT

Navarrette: Bullying of Oakland mayor proves that politics pollutes truth – Longview News-Journal

Navarrette: Bullying of Oakland mayor proves that politics pollutes truthLongview News-JournalWhen the amigos attacked her, she said out loud what many Americans have already figured out: Trump’s immigration crackdown — in California and across the country — is driven not by a desire for border security or safe streets but by anti-Latino … and more […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/28/navarrette-bullying-of-oakland-mayor-proves-that-politics-pollutes-truth-longview-news-journal/ via IFTTT

Unlicensed driver injures four pedestrians in Oakland Airport collision – East Bay Times

East Bay TimesOAKLAND INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT — An unlicensed 54-year-old driver hit and injured three pedestrians at Oakland International Airport Tuesday, authorities said. A fourth pedestrian was hurt by a piece of flying luggage, said Sgt. Ray Kelly of the … and more …read more Source:: East Oakland News By Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/27/unlicensed-driver-injures-four-pedestrians-in-oakland-airport-collision-east-bay-times/ via IFTTT

Unlicensed driver injures four pedestrians in Oakland Airport collision – The Mercury News

The Mercury NewsThree people suffered mild to moderate injuries in a vehicle crash at Oakland International Airport on Monday. Terminals 1 and 2 have been closed. (Courtesy of the Alameda County Sheriff’s Office). By Jason Green | jason.green@bayareanewsgroup.com … …read more Source:: Oakland CA News By Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/27/unlicensed-driver-injures-four-pedestrians-in-oakland-airport-collision-the-mercury-news/ via IFTTT

Tommy John surgery recommended for Iowa native, Oakland A’s pitcher AJ Puk – DesMoinesRegister.com

DesMoinesRegister.comIt’s a huge blow for the left-handed pitcher, who is not only one of the biggest prospects in the A’s system, but in all of baseball. Puk, the sixth overall pick in the 2017 draft, is ranked the second-best prospect in Oakland’s system according to MLB …AJ Puk, A’s top pitching prospect, likely to have […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/27/tommy-john-surgery-recommended-for-iowa-native-oakland-as-pitcher-aj-puk-desmoinesregister-com/ via IFTTT

‘It’s a Big Day’ for Raiders as NFL Approves Las Vegas Stadium Financing Plan – NBC Bay Area

NBC Bay AreaORLANDO, Fla. – NFL owners approved the Raiders application to move from Oakland to Las Vegas around this time last year, but it came with conditions. They obviously had to bring back a viable stadium plan, and explain how they were going to pay for it …Raiders news: Reggie McKenzie says Oakland wants […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/27/its-a-big-day-for-raiders-as-nfl-approves-las-vegas-stadium-financing-plan-nbc-bay-area/ via IFTTT

High Steaks: The Environmentalist Beef with Impossible Burger – CALIFORNIA

High Steaks: The Environmentalist Beef with Impossible BurgerCALIFORNIAPatrick O. Brown, then a biochemist at Stanford University, and Michael Eisen, Berkeley professor of genetics, were at a board meeting in Washington, D.C., for PLOS, the Public Library of Science. The two scientists had (with Nobel laureate Harold … …read more Source:: Berkeley Ca. News By Google […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/27/high-steaks-the-environmentalist-beef-with-impossible-burger-california/ via IFTTT

Decision on Oakland Coal Ban Expected Soon – East Bay Express

East Bay ExpressThey wrote that even if OBOT’s contract with the city to build a marine terminal was violated, it doesn’t matter. According to California state law, cities can’t bargain away their police powers, which includes the power to protect the health and … …read more Source:: Oakland City Council News From Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/27/decision-on-oakland-coal-ban-expected-soon-east-bay-express/ via IFTTT

Oakland initiative has hundreds of students college-bound – East Bay Times

East Bay Times… initiative by Mayor Libby Schaaf to significantly increase the number of college graduates from the city. Through the program, Huynh was accepted to UC Berkeley, where he is studying biology; he will not have to pay a dime for tuition. He plans to … …read more Source:: Libby Schaaf Oakland News By […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/27/oakland-initiative-has-hundreds-of-students-college-bound-east-bay-times/ via IFTTT

Delights of California’s Pacific Coast Highway 1 – Cleveland Jewish News

Cleveland Jewish NewsOakland, San Francisco’s across-the bay-neighbor, connected by Bay Area Rapid Transit and the Oakland Bay Bridge, has its own bundle of interesting places to explore. We enjoyed our visit to nearby UC Berkeley, Jack London Square’s great restaurants … …read more Source:: Oakland Restaurants News By Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/27/delights-of-californias-pacific-coast-highway-1-cleveland-jewish-news/ via IFTTT

Two arrested for South Oakland homicide – Tribune-Review

Tribune-ReviewPittsburgh Police have arrested two men in connection with a man found shot to death on a sidewalk in South Oakland Monday evening. Public safety spokewsoman Alicia George said investigators will charge Velmon Dowling, 21, and Shayne Andrew Craighead …2 Arrested After Shooting Victim Found Dead In South OaklandCBS Pittsburgh / KDKA all 4 news […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/27/two-arrested-for-south-oakland-homicide-tribune-review/ via IFTTT

Jon Gruden on his favorite Raider, biggest needs, Colin Kaepernick and more – The Mercury News

The Mercury NewsOnly 78 days have passed since Jon Gruden was introduced as head coach of the Oakland Raiders. He reminded reporters of that often in their hour-plus sitdown in Orlando at the annual league meeting, mostly to note he’ll be able to disseminate far more …Gruden ‘surprised’ Kaepernick still unsignedESPNDonald Penn guarantees playoffs, issues […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/27/jon-gruden-on-his-favorite-raider-biggest-needs-colin-kaepernick-and-more-the-mercury-news/ via IFTTT

Settlement Reached Over UC Berkeley Video – Patch.com

Patch.comBERKELEY, CA — A former post-doctoral fellow at the University of California at Berkeley who was accused of inappropriately videotaping a student has been cleared of wrongdoing, his attorney announced Monday. The suit was filed on Sept. 27 in Alameda …Posts Tagged ‘University of California–Berkeley‘Landscape Architecture MagazineDon’t have solar? You’re paying more because others do, […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/27/settlement-reached-over-uc-berkeley-video-patch-com/ via IFTTT

Four men wounded by gunfire in Oakland – East Bay Times

East Bay TimesAnother East Oakland shooting happened about 3:30 p.m. when a 36-year-old man was shot after getting into an argument with another man in the area of 105th and Edes Avenue. Police have not said what the argument was about and have not made any arrests … …read more Source:: East Oakland News By […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/27/four-men-wounded-by-gunfire-in-oakland-east-bay-times/ via IFTTT

Much-needed housing may upend Berkeley’s shellmound – The Mercury News

The Mercury NewsBut now Spenger’s parking lot, also known as 1900 Fourth St., is scheduled to become stores, restaurants and sorely-needed housing in the 4th Street neighborhood that has become known for its combination of quirky local retail, home furnishings and … and more …read more Source:: Oakland Restaurants News By Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/27/much-needed-housing-may-upend-berkeleys-shellmound-the-mercury-news/ via IFTTT

Oakland’s Agricultural Export Rose 33% in Four Years – Maritime Professional

Maritime Professional“Overseas demand for high-quality American-grown products – especially in Asia – has never been stronger,” said Chris Lytle, the Port’s Executive Director. “We’d be disappointed to see anything curb the gains being made by American producers … …read more Source:: Port of Oakland News By Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/27/oaklands-agricultural-export-rose-33-in-four-years-maritime-professional/ via IFTTT

2018 MLB team preview: The Oakland A’s are going to hit a lot of home runs – Bless You Boys (blog)

Bless You Boys (blog)Consider the Oakland Athletics one of Major League Baseball’s League Pass teams in 2018. The A’s might not be that good. They only won 75 games last year, and outperformed their pythagorean win expectancy by a couple games. They bolstered their bullpen … and more …read more Source:: Oakland Athletics News By […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/27/2018-mlb-team-preview-the-oakland-as-are-going-to-hit-a-lot-of-home-runs-bless-you-boys-blog/ via IFTTT

Explain One Play: Andre’s nun-powered threes – Golden State of Mind

Golden State of MindAndre Iguodala got a hug from his #1 fan, Sister Regena, and busted out with one of his best shooting days of his career in the Warriors-Jazz game on March 25, 2018. By Apricot@EricApricot Mar 27, 2018, 5:00am PDT. Share Tweet Share. Share Explain One … …read more Source:: Golden State Warriors […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/27/explain-one-play-andres-nun-powered-threes-golden-state-of-mind/ via IFTTT

Lawyer: New owner of charred Oakland apartment building violated court order – The Mercury News

The Mercury NewsOAKLAND — The owner of the San Pablo Avenue halfway house destroyed in a deadly fire a year ago has sold the building, and a lawyer is accusing the new landlord of defying a court order by hauling out debris considered evidence in a lawsuit. Piedmont … and more …read more Source:: Oakland […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/27/lawyer-new-owner-of-charred-oakland-apartment-building-violated-court-order-the-mercury-news/ via IFTTT

Reggie McKenzie: Raiders looking to go ‘Beast Mode’ in 2018 – ESPN (press release) (blog)

ESPN (press release) (blog)Sitting in the stands at Indianapolis’ Lucas Oil Stadium during the NFL scouting combine last month, the Oakland Raiders general manager was spied sporting a T-shirt that read, “BEAST MODE.” “I can’t believe they caught me with that,” McKenzie said … …read more Source:: Oakland Raiders News By Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/27/reggie-mckenzie-raiders-looking-to-go-beast-mode-in-2018-espn-press-release-blog/ via IFTTT

Tuesday Morning News Roundup – SFGate

Tuesday Morning News RoundupSFGateThe national average gas price for this month is $2.61. Average gas prices in Bay Area cities are as follows: San Francisco at $3.64, San Jose at $3.48, Oakland at $3.48, San Mateo at $3.49, San Rafael at $3.48, Vallejo at $3.37, Santa Rosa at $3.47 … and more …read more Source:: […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/27/tuesday-morning-news-roundup-sfgate/ via IFTTT

National prospect lists don’t know what to make of Oakland A’s farm system – Athletics Nation

Athletics NationThe only two lists that picked identical contingents of A’s players were Baseball America and Sickels, who took the consensus three plus Fowler. A few outliers: Pipeline loves Luzardo, especially relative to the rest of Oakland’s farm. Law loves … …read more Source:: Oakland Athletics News By Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/27/national-prospect-lists-dont-know-what-to-make-of-oakland-as-farm-system-athletics-nation/ via IFTTT

Legal Pot Is Notoriously White. Oakland Is Changing That. – Politico

Politico“Other industries have generally seen social impact [initiatives] as an afterthought.” Oakland officials were already looking at how to use new regulations to help African-American and Latino residents get jobs more significant than what one longtime …Major cannabis entrepreneur sues San Bernardino over new pot-license ordinanceSan Bernardino County SunKearny Kush: Will Kearny Mesa become San […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/27/legal-pot-is-notoriously-white-oakland-is-changing-that-politico/ via IFTTT

Warriors vs Pacers Preview: Cook’s dramatic chase for playoff dreams – Golden State of Mind

Golden State of MindThe defending world champion Golden State Warriors have recently become accustomed to smashing records at the end of the regular season…not their own fragile limbs. And yet, here we stand, watching the champs attempt to avoid further crippling during … …read more Source:: Golden State Warriors News By Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/27/warriors-vs-pacers-preview-cooks-dramatic-chase-for-playoff-dreams-golden-state-of-mind/ via IFTTT

Donald Penn guarantees playoffs, issues warning on Jon Gruden – 247Sports (blog)

247Sports (blog)Regardless of how you look at it, the 2017 season was a huge disappointment for the Oakland Raiders. After opening the season with expectations of at least the playoffs and possibly the Super Bowl, things went south quickly. Even the best players from … …read more Source:: Oakland Raiders News By Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/26/donald-penn-guarantees-playoffs-issues-warning-on-jon-gruden-247sports-blog/ via IFTTT

Agriculture shipments rise at Port of Oakland – Fruitnet

FruitnetAgricultural exports from the US port totalled 375,727 TEU containers in 2017, up 42.7 per cent from 263,218 containers in 2013. According to port data, almonds were among the leading export commodities from Oakland in 2017, while Japan, China and … and more …read more Source:: Port of Oakland News By Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/26/agriculture-shipments-rise-at-port-of-oakland-fruitnet-2/ via IFTTT

Cal head coach Wyking Jones has some regrets, plenty of optimism – SFGate

SFGateAfter nearly three weeks of mulling over one of the worst seasons in program history, Cal head coach Wyking Jones shouldered some of the blame for the Bears‘ 8-24 record and turned his attention to 2018-19. “Reflecting on the season, and having had a … …read more Source:: California Golden Bears News By Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/26/cal-head-coach-wyking-jones-has-some-regrets-plenty-of-optimism-sfgate/ via IFTTT

Pacers open four-game trip at injury-ravaged Golden State – FOXSports.com

FOXSports.comOAKLAND, Calif. — Two teams that will have a hard time recognizing one another renew acquaintances Tuesday night when the Indiana Pacers take on the Golden State Warriors. The Pacers and Warriors are the only NBA teams that haven’t met this season. It …Just how much will the Warriors miss Steph Curry?Washington PostHow Warriors‘ Kevin […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/26/pacers-open-four-game-trip-at-injury-ravaged-golden-state-foxsports-com/ via IFTTT

Shut out at Peralta College ballpark location, Oakland A’s now interested in buying Coliseum site – Santa Cruz Sentinel

Shut out at Peralta College ballpark location, Oakland A’s now interested in buying Coliseum siteSanta Cruz SentinelOAKLAND >> The Oakland A’s have occupied the Coliseum for 50 years this season, and now they want to buy their East Oakland home. Team President Dave Kaval on Monday proposed purchasing the 120-acre site — all of it, […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/26/shut-out-at-peralta-college-ballpark-location-oakland-as-now-interested-in-buying-coliseum-site-santa-cruz-sentinel/ via IFTTT

Most governor candidates oppose bill that would override zoning to build housing near transit – The Mercury News

The Mercury NewsThe candidates running for California governor agree that the state needs to build more housing. But most of the hopefuls at a debate in Los Angeles on Monday night said they were against a controversial state bill that would allow taller apartment … and more …read more Source:: Oakland City Council News From […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/27/most-governor-candidates-oppose-bill-that-would-override-zoning-to-build-housing-near-transit-the-mercury-news/ via IFTTT

Opinion: City Council must reject the misguided ballot initiative regarding Berkeley’s Police Review Commission in … – Berkeleyside

Opinion: City Council must reject the misguided ballot initiative regarding Berkeley’s Police Review Commission in …BerkeleysideThree currently sitting commissioners (George Lippman, Andrea Prichett and Sahana Matthews) subverted a 2017 request by the City Council to propose changes to the PRC model. Instead of having an open and frank discussion at the PRC, those commissioners … […] from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/26/opinion-city-council-must-reject-the-misguided-ballot-initiative-regarding-berkeleys-police-review-commission-in-berkeleyside/ via IFTTT

PG&E’s local clean energy plan gets regulatory nod – Utility Dive

Utility DiveParties who discussed the initiative with PG&E included the city of Oakland, a local union, the Port of Oakland, environmental groups like the Environmental Defense Fund and the Natural Resources Defense Council, and others. PG&E intends to seek cost … and more …read more Source:: Port of Oakland News By Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/26/pges-local-clean-energy-plan-gets-regulatory-nod-utility-dive/ via IFTTT

Vanessa Lavorato Is Cookin’ with Grass – CALIFORNIA

Vanessa Lavorato Is Cookin’ with GrassCALIFORNIAShe hadn’t considered either substance as the foundation for a career until she chatted one day with Charles Muscatine, the renowned Berkeley Chaucer scholar. Muscatine was fired from his tutor’s position at the University in the 1950s for refusing to … …read more Source:: Berkeley Ca. News By Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/26/vanessa-lavorato-is-cookin-with-grass-california/ via IFTTT

The battle for center field on the Oakland A’s – Athletics Nation

Athletics NationWith Opening Day a mere four days away, the Oakland A’s still have not decided who will be the team’s starting center fielder. The rotation had been set, basically by default, with the team’s starting pitchers dropping like flies to injuries. The … …read more Source:: Oakland Athletics News By Google News from WordPress http://zennie62blog.com/2018/03/26/the-battle-for-center-field-on-the-oakland-as-athletics-nation/ via IFTTT