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San Quentin, California is located in Marin County. Zip codes in San Quentin, CA include 94964, and 94974.

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1 hr ago | SFGate

Lost & Found beer garden set to open in Uptown Oakland

The latest addition to the beer garden-crazy East Bay dining scene is opening this weekend: Lost & Found , from the same owners as popular dance bar The Layover, opens Sunday, April 20. Located at 2040 Telegraph Ave. behind the Paramount Theatre, it's been a long haul for husband-and-wife owners Christi Vaughn and Tim Martinez, mostly because the ... (more)

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Village News

Fallbrook A Leer literacy event a success

Antonio Gonzales, a grandnephew of Cesar Chavez, engages Fallbrook Union Elementary School District students in a discussion at the 10th annual Fallbr... From left, Univision anchor Gabriel Sotelo, recognizes poetry contest winners Lianna Arnold of Live Oak Elementary and Antonia Magana of Fallbrook Str... Art Calderon, who retired from serving as ... (more)

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KTVU Oakland

Daughter who survived Salcido massacre looks back 25 years later

Her first name "Carmina" means song. Her last name "Salcido" brings back memories of the horrific crime committed by her father on April 14, 1989.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Petaluma360

For investigators, horror of Salcido case lingers

It's been a quarter-century since Salcido, a Sonoma Valley winery worker, committed Sonoma County's most heinous killing rampage - slaying seven and almost killing two others.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

RecordNET

Legacy of Malcolm X to be subject of discussion

Imam Zaid Shakir will lead a discussion of the legacy of Malcolm X as the 50th anniversary of the civil rights icon's life-changing pilgrimage to Mecca nears.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

NBC Bay Area

San Quentin Inmates Get Trained For Silicon Valley Startups

Before Kenyatta Leal took a job at a downtown San Francisco tech company, he landed an internship using the right connections.

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Sun Apr 06, 2014

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Williams: Some inequalities involving sex and race go unprotested

There are several race and sex issues that need addressing. Let's look at a few of them with an ear to these questions: Should we insist upon equal treatment of people by race and sex or tolerate differences in treatment? And just how equal are people by race and sex in the first place? According to the National Institutes of Health, male infants ... (more)

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Wed Apr 02, 2014

The Gaston Gazette

Column: Sex and race equality

There are several race and sex issues that need addressing. Let's look at a few of them with an ear to these questions: Should we insist upon equal treatment of people by race and sex or tolerate differences in treatment? And just how equal are people by race and sex in the first place? According to the National Institutes of Health, male infants 1 ... (more)

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New Media Journal

Sex & Race Equality

Born in Philadelphia in 1936, Walter E. Williams holds a bachelor's degree in economics from California State University and a Master's degree and doctorate in economics from the University of California at Los Angeles.

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Tue Apr 01, 2014

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

CD Reviews: Shakira, Merle Haggard tribute, The Used, Josh Thompson,...

There's something to that period at the end of Colombian pop singer Shakira's self-titled album, as if to suggest that this is a definitive statement - that as an artist, she's found completion.

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CNN

30-to-life and pitching a startup

Last Mile, a tech incubator at San Quentin State Prison, allows a select group of inmates to form startup ideas and pitch them to venture capitalists.

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Mon Mar 31, 2014

Marin Independent Journal

Marin History Watch: The origins of the Marin Rod and Gun Club

On April 4, 1935, the Marin Journal reported that the Marin Gun Club in San Rafael had plans to "entertain 30,000 people."

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Washington Examiner

Let's talk about gender and race equality

There are several race and sex issues that need addressing. Let's look at a few of them with an ear to these questions: Should we insist upon equal treatment of people by race and sex or tolerate differences in treatment? And just how equal are people by race and sex in the first place? According to the National Institutes of Health , male infants ... (more)

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Thu Mar 27, 2014

ABC News

FBI Sting Shows San Francisco Chinatown Underworld

Beneath the strings of red paper lanterns and narrow alleyways of the nation's oldest Chinatown lies a sinister underworld, according to an FBI criminal complaint that has stunned even those familiar with the neighborhood's history of gambling houses, opium dens and occasional gangland-style murders.

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Mon Mar 24, 2014

Forbes.com

A Tech Program Helps San Quentin Prisoners Get On Track

There has been much discussion recently about how Silicon Valley technology companies, which are often seen as distant from their local communities , can get more connected to these local communities.

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Sun Mar 23, 2014

West Seattle Blog

Second full day of defense testimony tomorrow in Morgan Junction murder trial

The defense's first full day, on Thursday, delved into 69-year-old defendant Lovett "Cid" Chambers 's life, before, during, and after the incident for which he is charged with second-degree murder.

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Contra Costa Times

Days Gone By: California's last public hanging held in 1897, in Napa

It happened back in 1897 for a murder that so enraged the Napa community that instead of sending the criminal to San Quentin Prison, the judge turned the responsibility over to the sheriff so the hanging could occur in the Napa County Jail yard.

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