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  1. Berkeley: One man, many perspectives in "Cops and Robbers"Read the original story

    Aug 13, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    To prepare for a performance of "Cops and Robbers," Jinho "The Piper" Ferreira merely opens a newspaper.

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  2. Berkeley: Customers pursue would-be laptop thiefRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    A man tried to run out of a Berkeley business with a laptop being used by a customer there on Monday morning but dropped it when other patrons chased him outside, University of California at Berkeley police said.

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  3. EBMUD outlaws wasting water but sets no fines for violatorsRead the original story

    Aug 12, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    Two of the Bay Area's largest water agencies on Tuesday took steps to reduce outdoor water use, but stopped short of penalizing residential customers.

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  4. Cal football works to shed image as the Pac-12's 97-pound weaklingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    They were called "The Swagger Games," hardly a term you'd associate with Cal football after last fall's 1-11 season.

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  5. Doughnut Dolly opens second location in Berkeley; Walnut Creek's 310...Read the original story

    Aug 12, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    Slice of the pie business: We have a new entrant in the red-hot South Bay customized-pizza competition: MOD Pizza.

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  6. Kensington church considers subdividing landRead the original story

    Aug 12, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    An iconic Unitarian church is finding itself at odds with a group of its neighbors upset about a church plan to sell six acres of open space on its property for development.

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  7. FX show 'You're the Worst' delves into the dark side of romanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    Aya Cash as Gretchen Cutler and Chris Geere as Jimmy Shive-Overly in the 'Your the Worst' pilot, televised on July 17, 2014.

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  8. Doughnut Dolly opens second location in BerkeleyRead the original story

    Aug 12, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    Slice of the pie business: We have a new entrant in the red-hot South Bay customized-pizza competition: MOD Pizza.

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  9. Berkeley: Peace lanterns set hope afloat at Aquatic ParkRead the original story

    Aug 11, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    Hundreds of just-made Japanese lanterns floated on the waters of the Aquatic Park lagoon Saturday evening.

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  10. Sheriff by day, writer by night pens one-man show at Berkeley's MarshRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    West Oakland native Jinho Ferreira, an Alameda County Sheriff's deputy by day and hip hop artist by night, strikes a pose at the Marsh Arts Center in Berkeley, Calif., on Friday, August 8, 2014.

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  11. San Jose: Family challenges gang ties for man slain in downtown attackRead the original story

    Aug 10, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    The family of a man slain in an apparent gang attack in downtown San Jose is challenging implications that he was gang affiliated, describing instead a man chasing careers in music and acting who had the bad luck of coming across the wrong people -- including a 14-year-old now being tried for murder -- on a fateful night in July.

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  12. Guest commentary: From the school-to-prison pipeline to a scholar with a lifelineRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    Since its 1992 bankruptcy, West Contra Costa School District has held the dubious achievement of ranking last in the state of California.

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  13. El Cerrito looks at turning greenerRead the original story

    Aug 6, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    With sidewalk rain gardens and an award-winning recycling center already under its belt, the city is working on adding environmentally friendly upgrades to its infrastructure and a group of about 30 interested residents joined city staff and consultants Aug. 2 to concentrate on four areas for potential improvement.

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  14. Berkeley police log: A recap of recent reportsRead the original story

    Aug 6, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    Items worth less than $950 were stolen from locations in the 1200 block of Monterey Avenue and 2200 block of Shattuck Avenue.

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  15. Felony vehicular manslaughter charges filed in death of renowned Berkeley psychologistRead the original story

    Aug 7, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    The Alameda County District Attorney's Office has charged a legally blind Oakland man who was driving without a license with felony vehicular manslaughter for fatally hitting a retired San Francisco State professor in Berkeley in the spring.

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  16. Pleasanton grandmother honored for skateboard pioneeringRead the original story

    Aug 7, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    Laura Turner DeMott was a skateboarding trailblazer when she was a teen, but its been nearly a half-century since she has experienced the thrill of the ride.

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  17. Berkeley: Police union suing city over leak of confidential informationRead the original story

    Aug 5, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    The Berkeley police union filed a lawsuit Monday against the city for allegedly failing to conduct an investigation after confidential information about an in-custody death last year was leaked to the UC Berkeley student newspaper.

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  18. Police: Man shot in South Berkeley on Sunday nightRead the original story

    Aug 4, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    Police are investigating the shooting of a 24-year-old man in South Berkeley Sunday night, a police department spokeswoman said.

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  19. Berkeley: Change underway on block of Telegraph AvenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    Changes are in store for a pair of Telegraph Avenue properties, each involving longtime businesses, that are now on the market.

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  20. El Cerrito project seeks to make BART path greenerRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    Work has begun work on a key project that will extend the city's effort to enhance the urban open space along the Ohlone Greenway that runs next to and beneath the BART tracks.

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