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2 hrs ago | Oakland Post
We're talking about history. What I that means is as clear as it comes when we look at the legacy of Motown founder Berry Gordy.
6 hrs ago | JD Journal
Summary: The National Football League filed a rebuttal on August 5 to the lawsuit filed by cheerleaders for the Oakland Raiders on grounds of labor laws violations.
10 hrs ago | San Jose Mercury News
California's public assistance program, known as CalWORKs, provides job counseling, childcare, housing services, and modest cash grants to families with children.
14 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area
The Alameda County Mosquito Abatement District plans to spray insecticide in Livermore Thursday evening after finding more mosquitoes infected with the West Nile virus near Bruno Canziani Park, district officials said.
The Alameda County Sheriff's Department is asking for the public's help Wednesday in located an 11-year-old boy who hasn't been seen in more than 24 hours.
Joseph Bontempo Jr., a 53-year-old locksmith, is accused of killing his wife of 12 years, Laurie Wolfe, 57, an Oakland businesswoman who owned the house on Saroni Drive where the couple lived.
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Stadler announced his decision early Wednesday after a Tuesday night meeting in which several speakers lambasted the school board for chasing away Superintendent Dave Marken, credited by many for reviving the struggling district.
Elected officials gather together to celebrate the completion of the Iron Horse Trail extension from Dublin/Pleasanton BART to Santa Rita Road.
The U.S. government has setted its claim for unpaid cleanup costs related to the spill of 422 gallons of fuel into San Francisco Bay.
Selig praised all parties after the A's recently reached a 10-year lease agreement with the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum Authority to stay at the rundown Coliseum.
Waste Management argues in its suit in Alameda County Superior Court filed Monday that the City Council was swayed by "personal and political connections" when it voted last week to award the deal to Oakland-based California Waste Solutions.
Rakesh Paul Singh, 55, of Milpitas, was also convicted of conspiracy to commit mayhem for the Feb 13, 2013, assault at his ex-wife's home in Fremont, San Jose Mercury News reported citing deputy district attorney Charles Wilson.
Thoms fatally shot Jacorey Calhoun, 23, on Aug. 3 near 105th and Edes avenues after Calhoun allegedly fled from an Oakland police car stop.
One in five Alameda County residents relies on food bank assistance, which is more than the one in seven nationally, according to a new survey released Monday by Feeding America, a network of food banks.
For more than 14 years, Alameda Family Services has been providing shelter to homeless, runaway and "thrown away" teens in an eight-bed Victorian in Oakland.
Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 07:58 pm
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