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  1. HIV-preventing drug holds up under studyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | SFGate

    Paul Marcelin pauses near his home in Alameda, Calif. where he often exercises Monday August 31, 2015.

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  2. Whale dragged into Alameda identified as endangered fin whaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | SFGate

    A file photo of a fin whale. The dead whale found floating beside an Alameda dock this week was a young, 52-foot male fin whale.

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  3. Dead whale found off Alameda, dragged through bay on ship's bowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | San Francisco Chronicle

    Photo: Dead whale washes up in estuary across from Jack London Square in Oakland. @TMMC is investigating.

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  4. Posey Tube to Alameda shutting down for next 3 nightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | SFGate

    Getting in and out of Alameda is going to be difficult for the next three nights while Caltrans shuts down the Posey Tube to downtown Oakland for maintenance work. The tube will be closed from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m., starting Monday night.

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  5. Running in the a Meda: Taking action on a fitness routineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | SFGate

    I heard someone this past week refer to the old saying about accepting what you can't control and having courage to take action to control what you can. This is an important concept in physical fitness and comes up in many contexts.

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  6. Growing Up in Alameda: The Tahoe apartment fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | SFGate

    I was at home on Marina Drive, on the living room floor playing with my family and watching television. For some reason, though - I don't remember why - Laura said that we looked at each other as if we heard an unusual sound and, within five minutes, a call came in from Central Fire.

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  7. House 'For Sale' sign: 'Because my neighbor's a douchebag'Read the original story

    Friday Aug 14 | SFGate

    A Farmers Branch couple put this sign in their front yard after tensions with their nextdoor neighbors heated up over barking dogs, Aug. 14, 2015. The Old Spite House We've heard of people buying airspace in order to not have their views obstructed, but what if someone purposely blocked the view from a window of your home? Enter the spite house.

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  8. Teen held in spate of Alameda break-ins, sexual assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | SFGate

    Surveillance camera image of a suspect in a series of prowlings and a sexual assault in Alameda. On Wednesday, police said a 17-year-old suspect had turned himself in.

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  9. Growing Up in Alameda: More like a sepulcher than a place of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | SFGate

    Fire Station 3 is positioned on a corner in the center of town. I always liked responding from this station as we covered both ends of the city and didn't have those infernal ambulances.

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  10. Amblina Alameda: Cat lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | SFGate

    One of our two cats - Bessie - has diabetes. We're currently settled into a routine: fill her bowl first thing in the morning and then inject one unit of insulin around the nape of her neck.

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  11. Alameda-based Coast Guard crew seizes $181 million in cocaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | San Francisco Chronicle

    A U.S. Coast Guard crew based in Northern California has seized several tons of cocaine worth an estimated $181 million from a partially submerged vessel in the Pacific Ocean, the agency announced Thursday. The July 18 bust occurred in international waters 200 miles off the coast of Central America, after a Navy maritime patrol aircraft spotted the vessel and alerted the Alameda-based crew aboard the 420-foot Coast Guard cutter Stratton, which was patrolling the area, said Petty Officer Michael Anderson.

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  12. Running in the a Meda: Running in hot weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | SFGate

    As those of you who actually live in Alameda already know, we don't get too many days when the temperature rises up over, say, 85 degrees. And most of those occur in the fall when our natural air conditioning is on its annual autumn break.

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  13. Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame taps 9 inducteesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | SFGate

    According to reports NFL broadcaster Pat Summerall has died at the age of 82. Pat Summerall and John Madden in the broadcast booth together for the last time at Super Bowl XXXVI at the Louisiana Superdome in New Orleans, LA., 2/3/02. Summerall is retiring after 21 years with Madden.

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  14. A's, Raiders' landlord looking to bail: Alameda County wantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | SFGate

    Alameda County leaders want out of the pro sports business, and have told Oakland officials they are ready to sell their stake in the Coliseum complex that houses the Raiders, A's and Warriors. The move would be a major game changer in the negotiations to keep the three teams playing in the East Bay - talks that have often been contentious and confusing for all parties involved.

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  15. Taking aim at depression with - Waiting Period' crowdfundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | SFGate

    After Robin Williams hanged himself last year, Brian Copeland , the gifted Bay Area comedian, theater artist and radio talk jock who laid bare his own depression and suicidal urges in his hit 2012 show " Waiting Period ," had a long talk with his publicist, Sandy Friedman , who'd also represented Rock Hudson . Friedman thought the suicide of someone as famous and beloved as Williams would stir a public conversation about depression and mental illness, in the way that Hudson's death from AIDS in 1985 got people talking about that disease and changed the public's awareness and understanding of it.

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  16. Accrediting commission sanctions four East Bay community collegesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | SFGate

    Four community colleges in the East Bay have been placed on a watch list for accreditation problems by the same agency that threatened to revoke accreditation from City College of San Francisco . The four colleges - Berkeley City College, College of Alameda , Merritt College and Laney College - belong to the Peralta Community College District and have been put on notice that they must fix a multitude of problems to avoid the most severe sanction that nearly shut down CCSF.

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  17. Growing Up in Alameda: The fire yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | SFGate

    After growing up on Bay Farm Island through the "Happy Days" era, and with high school behind me, I prepared for my future: Two years in a brass foundry, one year in a gas station, two hours at American Can Company, and six years operating Caterpillar tractors accompanied by a stint in the National Guard. Finally, I arrived at what I was born to do, stepping into my great-grandfather's, grandfather's and father's footsteps, along with my brother: following 100 years of fire service history.

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  18. Alameda Naval Air Station development finally set to take offRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | San Francisco Chronicle

    For anyone who believes converting a military base to civilian use is simple and straightforward, reality can be a sobering experience. In Alameda, it has taken 18 years for city officials to come up with a plan for the 878-acre property that stuck- and only after two previous attempts had failed.

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  19. Alameda in history: The East Enda s railroad familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | SFGate

    Alameda's West End served the railroads well in the 19th century. In 1864, A. A. Cohen's San Francisco & Alameda Railroad made its home at Pacific Avenue and Main Street.

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  20. Giant purple sea slugs slime San Francisco Bay Area beachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2015 | SFGate

    A giant purple blob from the sea - a slug - is invading East Bay beaches and waterways this summer, and some experts say it may be caused by warmer temperatures near coastal waters. These California sea hares are harmless plant eaters. 16 comments

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