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  1. Berkeley: Zoning board hearing to address Bayer facilities modernization planRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    A plan by Bayer HealthCare to build a product testing facility on its West Berkeley campus will be the subject of a public hearing Thursday before the Zoning Adjustments Board. The plan also calls for demolishing three buildings totaling 65,000 square feet of space.

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  2. Berkeley: Annie's agrees to sell itself to General Mills for $820 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    Annie's, a maker of natural and organic foods that went public in 2012, said Monday it has agreed to sell itself to General Mills in a deal valued at $820 million that shows the health food phenomenon remains robust. General Mills agreed to pay $46 a share for Annie's, which staged an initial public offering in March 2012 that priced the company's shares at $19 each and raised $95 million.

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  3. Annie's agrees to sell itself to General Mills for $820 millionRead the original story

    Sep 8, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    Annie's, a maker of natural and organic foods that went public in 2012, said Monday it has agreed to sell itself to General Mills in a deal valued at $820 million that shows the health food phenomenon remains robust. General Mills agreed to pay $46 a share for Annie's, which staged an initial public offering in March 2012 that priced the company's shares at $19 each and raised $95 million.

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  4. Berkeley: Live Oak Park turns 100 with Centennial CelebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    Live Oak Park sits in the center of several North Berkeley neighborhoods, 5.5 acres of nature juxtaposed with facilities that form the beating hub of the area. It's a place where play areas, basketball and tennis courts, an indoor theater and the Berkeley Art Center share space with native oaks and bays, quiet shady picnic areas, a spacious grassy knoll and Codornices Creek running through the park.

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  5. Cal stings Sac State; doubles win total from last seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    Cal has exceeded its victory total of last season after a 45-point first-half propelled the Golden Bears to a 55-14 victory over Sacramento State on Saturday and a promising 2-0 start to their season. Jared Goff threw three first-half touchdown passes and freshman Luke Rubenzer came off the bench to throw one and run for another as Cal equaled the second-most-prolific half in school history in front of 48,185 at Memorial Stadium.

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  6. Albany: Robber threatens, punches man sleeping on couchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    A 33-year-old man told police he was sleeping on a couch at an apartment at 735 Gooding Way at about 3 a.m. when someone broke inside and confronted him. The man threatened and punched the resident before stealing items from the apartment, according to police, which said the victim refused medical treatment.

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  7. Killer sentenced for brutal knife attack on Berkeley woman in OaklandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    A Berkeley man who killed a 26-year-old woman because he thought he was owed sex was sentenced to 26 years to life in prison on Friday at an emotional hearing where supporters from opposing sides of the tragedy stormed out of the courtroom. An Alameda County jury in July convicted Jamaal Prince, 36, of first-degree murder for the Dec. 28, 2012, knife attack on Laney College and ballet student Jennifer "Jessica" Kingeter.

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  8. East Bay's Park It: Hayward's Garin Regional hosting apple festRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    The East Bay Regional Park District kicks off its series of fall events with the annual Garin Apple Festival, which takes place this year from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday at Garin Regional Park in Hayward. The festival celebrates Hayward's farming and ranching past, especially showcasing the park's antique apple orchard.

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  9. Berkeley Path Wanderers co-founder helps blaze trail on city walkwaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    After a friendly chat with teens climbing a chunk of stone in North Berkeley's Remillard Park, Jacque Ensign firmly grabbed her two walking sticks and strode confidently to a narrow pathway in a thicket at the park's edge. Winding through stately redwood trees and blackberry bushes, Keeler Path took her up and down stairs and onto Sterling Avenue, where another hidden path emerged a few yards away.

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  10. Gone Tubin': East Bay Regional Park District marks 80th birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    It was the height of the Great Depression -- 1934 -- when the people of East Bay cities, undeterred by hard times, approved a special district to integrate public recreation and the experience of nature. By a margin of 71 percent, the East Bay created the first regional park system in the country.

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  11. Berkeley briefs: Arrest in early morning attack; invasive plant work...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    One person was clinging to life and another person was behind bars Aug. 29 after a brutal early morning attack inside a Berkeley home. Just after 12:49 a.m., police responded to 911 call reporting a male yelling and making threats inside an apartment in the 2000 block of Durant Avenue, Officer Jennifer Coats said.

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  12. Berkeley: Judge tones down soda tax ballot languageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    An Alameda County Superior Court judge has struck the words "high-calorie, sugary drinks" from the wording of a Nov. 4 Berkeley ballot initiative that would tax the distribution of sweetened beverages, finding the term to be "partial and misleading."

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  13. Berkeley: Judge orders changes to wording of downtown initiativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    An Alameda County Superior Court judge on Tuesday reworded part of a Nov. 4 Berkeley downtown zoning ballot initiative, after finding a reference to reduced height limits to be "not accurate," and the use of "significant" to describe new requirements for certain new buildings to be "not neutral."

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  14. Berkeley measure that would tax the distribution of sodas and other...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    A November ballot measure in Berkeley that would tax the distribution of sodas and other sweetened drinks appeared headed for watered-down language after a hearing in Alameda County Superior Court in Oakland on Friday.

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  15. Citywise: Oakland map shows seismically prone buildingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    The nonprofit civic organization Open Oakland this week launched a website that maps many of the seismically unsound "soft-story" apartment buildings across town.

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  16. Berkeley commission backs downtown civic center districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    Condos at the downtown post office? Burgers at the Veteran's Building Mall? A five star hotel at Old City Hall? Not likely if the City Council agrees with Wednesday night's unanimous Planning Commission recommendation to adopt a law that would preserve nine historic sites in civic center and guarantee that they serve the public.

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  17. Berkeley: Attack early Friday leaves one person in critical conditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    One person was clinging to life and another person was behind bars Friday after a brutal early morning attack inside a Berkeley home.

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  18. Out on bail, convicted Alamo killer a man in motionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    Moments after Michael Littman was convicted of voluntary manslaughter and two other felonies in the death of a neighbor with whom he feuded over a shared driveway, he was allowed to go free on bail, with conditions, by a Contra Costa judge.

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  19. Campus sexual assault: 'Yes means yes' bill clears California LegislatureRead the original story

    Aug 28, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    Yes-means-yes should replace no-means-no as the standard for sexual consent -- or the lack of it -- on California's public and private college campuses, the Legislature decided Thursday.

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  20. El Cerrito: Longtime Scout camp volunteer leads by exampleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    Good stewardship of the earth, giving to the community and passing on what he's learned in life all come together at a special spot for Fosselius -- the Boy Scouts' Camp Herms.

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