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  1. Jobless rates down; Solano second highest in Bay Area for MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Reporter

    ... The highest unemployment rate for March was reported in Santa Cruz County (9.8 percent). Elsewhere in the region Alameda had a 4.8 percent unemployment rate, Contra Costa's rate was 5 percent, Marin's was 3.5 percent, an Francisco's was 3.6 percent, ...

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  2. Dense-breast notification laws creates confusionRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... mammogram harder to read. “I honestly don't know what to think about the letter,” said Hoadley, 45, of Alameda. “What do I do with that information?” Millions of women such as Hoadley may be wondering the same thing. ...

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  3. Alameda: Doolittle Raiders honored with Congressional Gold MedalRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    ... War II Doolittle Toyko Raid in 1942, during the Honoring of The Doolittle Tokyo Raiders on the USS Hornet Museum in Alameda, Calif., on Saturday, April 25, 2015. (Dan Rosenstrauch/Bay Area News Group) ( DAN ROSENSTRAUCH ) A third medal awarded to ...

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  4. Dollar Tree Reaches $2.72 Million Settlement Over Hazardous Waste DisposalRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Patch.com

    The Virginia-based corporation that owns the Dollar Tree franchise has agreed to pay $2.72 million to settle a lawsuit in Alameda County Superior Court for routinely disposing of hazardous waste in an illegal fashion at their 480 retail locations in California. The lawsuit filed by 45 California counties, including Alameda and Monterey, as well as two city attorney offices, alleged that Dollar Tree stores sent toxic materials, e-waste, corrosive or ignitable liquids and other hazardous waste to local landfills rather than authorized hazardous waste facilities.

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  5. The Broad Brush: Your Alameda News in BriefRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... review. Here's what happened this week. What do you think the city and its citizens can do to keep everyone safe on Alameda's streets? Alamedans weighed in . The 88th annual Alameda Commuters golf tournament teed off last weekend at the Chuck Corica ...

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  6. Did the Starbucks Glitch Delay Your Friday Night Java Jolt, Alameda?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    ... them to close early and others to remain open with extremely limited service. If you're headed to the Starbucks in Alameda, Friday night, so far you're out of luck. Starbucks said a system refresh of its register system caused the outage but the ...

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  7. Dollar Tree pays millions for dumping toxic wasteRead the original story

    Yesterday | SFBay

    The Virginia-based corporation that owns the Dollar Tree franchise has agreed to pay $2.72 million to settle a lawsuit in Alameda County Superior Court for routinely disposing of hazardous waste in an illegal fashion at their 480 retail locations in California. The lawsuit filed by 45 California counties, including Alameda and Monterey, as well as two city attorney offices, alleged that Dollar Tree stores sent toxic materials, e-waste, corrosive or ignitable liquids and other hazardous waste to local landfills rather than authorized hazardous waste facilities.

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  8. Hayward: Bail kept at $420,000 for ex-cop accused of scamming mentally ill womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fremont Bulletin

    Calling it a very serious case, an Alameda County judge on Friday refused to lower bail for a retired Hayward police sergeant charged with nine felonies, in which he's accused of scamming a mentally ill woman out of a half-million dollars starting six years before his retirement. Michael Scott Beal, 55, of Modesto, appeared in custody in a Hayward courtroom.

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  9. Dollar Tree to pay $2.7M to settle hazardous waste lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | SFGate

    Dollar Tree has agreed to pay $2.7 million to settle a lawsuit alleging that it illegally threw hazardous waste products into trash bins, prosecutors said Friday. Under a judgment issued by Judge Morris Jacobson of Alameda County Superior Court, Dollar Tree, which prides itself on selling items for $1 or less, must also implement an improved hazardous waste compliance program at its stores and distribution centers throughout California.

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  10. McKenzie and Del Rio Set for 2015 NFL DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Raiders

    ... Raiders General Manager and Head Coach Jack Del Rio addressed the assembled media in the auditorium of the team's Alameda, Calif., facility in an annual pre-draft press conference. The 2015 NFL Draft is the fourth McKenzie will "captain" for the ...

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  11. McKenzie and Del Rio Discuss Draft with MediaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Raiders

    Raiders General manager Reggie McKenzie and Head Coach Jack Del Rio addressed the assembled media in the auditorium of the team's Alameda, Calif., facility to discuss the upcoming 2015 NFL Draft. Del Rio: "Yeah, we're involved.

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  12. Is Jack Del Rio's Influence in the Draft a Good Thing?Read the original story

    Friday | JustBlogBaby

    ... Del Rio's influence in the draft room, McKenzie joked "Can you guys get Jack out of my office?". Jan 16, 2015; Alameda, CA, USA; Jack Del Rio (right) shakes hands with Oakland Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie at press conference to announce ...

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  13. Road to the Draft: They're OffRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Raiders

    ... hit the road at noon," said Greg. "We can't wait to get to the Central Valley." The pair will travel from the team's Alameda, Calif., facility to Chicago, making several stops in between, before arriving in time to see the Raiders select No. 4 ...

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  14. Apigee pops 17% in Wall Street debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Contra Costa Times

    ... are trying to digitize all aspects of their business," said George Gallegos, chief executive of Jitterbit, an Alameda-based company also offering API management but serving small- and medium-sized businesses. "There are a lot of deals being done and ...

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  15. The North Face expands its Clothes the Loop campaignRead the original story

    Thursday | Recycling Today

    The North Face, Alameda, California, has announced the expansion of its Clothes the Loop recycling program to all of its retail and outlet stores in the U.S. in tandem with an in-store and social media campaign. The company says the program expansion is to encourage consumers to recycle unwanted apparel and footwear from any brand in any condition.

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  16. Binge drinkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Inside Bay Area

    ... of increases in the nation, according to the study. Other counties in the greater Bay Area, including San Mateo, Alameda and San Francisco, also saw large jumps in binge drinking compared with the rest of the state. The study -- the first to look at ...

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  17. Florida Gators look to continue tradition of feeding NFL draft's first roundRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | ArcaMax Publishing

    ... Commissioner Roger Goodell, as quarterbacks Jameis Winston and Marcus Mariotta will reportedly not attend the draft. ALAMEDA, Calif. -- Michael Crabtree left the 49ers in free agency with the hope of landing a multi-year contract worth tens of ...

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  18. Apigee prices shares at $17 in preparation for Wall Street debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Inside Bay Area

    ... are trying to digitize all aspects of their business," said George Gallegos, chief executive of Jitterbit, an Alameda-based company also offering API management but serving small- and medium-sized businesses. "There are a lot of deals being done and ...

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  19. Bishop O'Dowd baseball team dominates AlamedaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Inside Bay Area

    The Bishop O'Dowd High baseball team claimed its fifth straight victory Thursday, as Dragons pitcher Leo Nierenberg fanned nine Alameda batsmen to keep the visiting Alameda Hornets at bay 7-1. Nierenberg didn't allow a baserunner until the fifth inning and at one point struck out four Hornets in a row.

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  20. Commander of Astoria-based Coast Guard cutter relieved of postRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Oregonian

    ... The Coast Guard would not specify a reason, said a spokesman, Lt. Donnie Brzuska of the Pacific Area Command in Alameda, California. Bitterman was reassigned to the Coast Guard Warrenton station pending an investigation. He did not respond to a ...

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