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  1. March 24 Letters: Don't pin blame for Turner sentence on probation officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    I worked for the Santa Clara Probation Department for 31 years. I wrote hundreds of court reports and read and signed off on hundreds more as a supervisor.

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  2. Trump bump: Entrepreneurs create new apps and features tied to the presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | The Campbell Reporter

    Rohan Pai, left, a junior, and Ash Bhat, a sophomore at UC Berkeley, pose for a photo in Sproul Plaza on the UC Berkeley campus in Berkeley, Calif., on Monday, March 13, 2017. Bhat and Pai have created the Presidential Actions app that helps users keep up with presidential executive orders, memorandums, proclamations and any official actions taken by the president.

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  3. Judge: Debris from Ghostship fire must be preservedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | The Campbell Reporter

    A superior court judge on Tuesday said all debris from December's fatal Ghost Ship fire, dumped in both an open field and an airport hanger, must be preserved as potential evidence in wrongful death lawsuits. "It is not a clear cut situation" whether the charred material, much of it belongings of artists who lived in the unpermitted warehouse cooperative, will be needed for evidence, said Judge Brad Seligman as more than a dozen lawyers stood shoulder to shoulder before him.

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  4. Berkeley: Three arrested after tip leads to narcotics, assault pistolRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    Three people were arrested and large amounts of narcotics and an assault pistol were seized by police Sunday after officers responded to a tip about a possible car burglary, authorities said Monday. The three were identified by police as Meredith Rains, 32, and Steven Manning, 35, of Oakland and Rakim Washington, 46, of Berkeley.

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  5. Oakland: Arrest, vehicles seized after Bay Bridge swarm, freeway chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2017 | The Campbell Reporter

    A San Leandro woman is in county jail after California Highway Patrol officers arrested her and seized several off-road vehicles and motorcycles late Sunday, authorities said. Just after 6 p.m., CHP officers learned the agency's spotter plane was tracking a group of more than 30 all-terrain vehicles, dirt bikes and motorcycles in eastbound lanes of Interstate 80 over the Oakland-San Francisco Bay Bridge.

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  6. Winter storms create banner year for hazards in S.F. BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2017 | The Campbell Reporter

    The crew on the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers' John A.B. Dillard debris salvage boat works to pick up debris at the Berkeley Marina in Berkeley, Calif., on Friday, March 11, 2017. The Dillard, with a crew of five, has seen large increases in the amount of debris, everything from large trees, branches, and broken docks to whole refrigerators and occasionally cars, that have washed into the bay after heavy storms.

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  7. Meet Yoshie Akiba, the woman behind iconic jazz club Yoshia sRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2017 | The Campbell Reporter

    Yoshie Akiba prepares to start her chanting in a special room at her Oakland, Calif., home on Thursday, March 9, 2017. Akiba is the founder of the jazz club Yoshi's and is an influential person throughout the Bay Area.

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  8. Are Raiders talking to Marshawn Lynch about return to NFL?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | The Campbell Reporter

    California's Asha Thomas gets a hug from former NFL player Marshawn Lynch before their game against the Stanford Cardinal at Haas Pavilion at California in Berkeley, Calif. on Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017.

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  9. Meet acclaimed pianist Sarah CahillRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | The Campbell Reporter

    Why you want to know her: Sarah Cahill is an acclaimed pianist, host of the popular Sunday night radio show "Revolutions Per Minute," on KALW 91.7FM, and the world's most "intrepid illuminator" of new music, says the New York Times. Cahill has dedicated herself to performing and commissioning works by under-appreciated composers - living, recently departed, women and Bay Area-based - who push the boundaries of aesthetics and sound.

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  10. Bay Area events: This a Twelfth Nighta rocks out in BerkeleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    A rowdy take on a Shakespeare comedy, an epic and historic choral performance and saxophone great Harvey Wainapel's Brazilian side are among our list of cool things to do in the Bay Area. 1 "Twelfth Night": The theater world these days is full of classic plays and musicals being reinvented by scrappy troupes substituting wit, creativity and energy for big casts and production values.

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  11. Berkeley homeless activist sues city over seized propertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | The Campbell Reporter

    Homeless rights activist and former mayoral candidate Guy "Mike" Lee has sued the city in Alameda County Superior Court, alleging officials seized and disposed of personal property, including a laptop computer, during police sweeps of tent camps last year. In a timeline, Lee documents about a dozen evictions of tent camps by police along the Adeline Street corridor and downtown between early October and January.

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  12. Cal opens spring practice: Positions in the spotlightRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    Washington Huskies quarterback Jake Browning releases the ball before being tackled by California Golden Bears' Cameron Saffle during the first quarter of their NCAA college football game at Memorial Stadium in Berkeley, Calif., on Saturday, Nov. 5, 2016. The play was ruled a safety but overturn after replay.

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  13. Cal opens spring practice: Facts and figuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    Cal's new football head coach Justin Wilcox answers questions at a press conference at Memorial Stadium in Berkeley, Calif., on Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017. The Bears get started today , will practice periodically over the next five-and-a-half weeks, and conclude in late April.

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  14. First woman named as UC Berkeley chancellorRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    Carol T. Christ, UC Berkeley's interim executive vice chancellor and provost and former president of Smith College, has been tapped as the university's next chancellor, University of California President Janet Napolitano announced Monday. The appointment would make her the first woman to serve in the role.

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  15. Obamacare repeal townhall in Berkeley on SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    Alameda County politicians will host a town hall meeting Sunday to share how the proposed healthcare system changes will impact residents. Congresswoman Barbara Lee, state Sen. Nancy Skinner, and state Assemblymen Rob Bonta and Tony Thurmond, along with Berkeley Mayor Jesse Arreguin and Alameda County Supervisor Wilma Chan will speak about the changes to the Affordable Care Act.

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  16. Pizarro: San Jose lawyer Stan Berliner retires after 50-year careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2017 | The Campbell Reporter

    Berliner Cohen founder Stan Berliner, left, at his retirement celebration with his daughter, Terry Berliner, and Kevin Kelley, a partner at Berliner Cohen, in downtown San Jose on March 9, 2017. Prominent San Jose attorney Stan Berliner had his retirement party Thursday night, but Berliner might not have had a 50-year career in San Jose were it not for Phil Hammer .

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  17. The deadline for Berkeley youths age 14 to 25 to apply for paid summer jobs is March 31.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    Rep.Barbara Lee is holding a town hall meeting on health care March 12 at the Ed Roberts Campus in Berkeley. "Mixed Race: Which Box do I check?" is the subject of a forum from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. March 11 at the Berkeley High School Library, 1980 Allston Way.

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  18. Berkeley: Justice Sotomayor laments perception of judges as politicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor said Thursday that she is saddened to see that many people have lost confidence in judges and believe they are political. Sotomayor made the comments while taking questions from law students at the University of California, Berkeley.

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  19. Berkeley police stand-back strategy was the right call at Trump eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    A Trump supporter is injured after sides clash at a dual rally for and against President Donald Trump at Martin Luther King Jr. Civic Center Park in Berkeley, Calif., on Saturday, March 4, 2017. The initial event was a March 4 Trump rally, but anti-Trump protesters were on hand to make their feelings known as well.

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  20. Got weekend plans yet? We have suggestionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    Serbian musician and composer Goran Bregovic brings his Wedding and Funeral Orchestra to a string of SFJazz concerts beginning March 9-12. From hard-hitting plays to a wild Balkan orchestra to the Red Hot Chili Peppers hitting town, the Bay Area's got a stellar weekend coming up, arts and entertainment-wise.

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