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  1. Bay Area temps warmer than normal in JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Temperatures have been higher than normal this July in the San Francisco Bay Area, according to meterologist Jan Null of Golden Gate Weather Services in Saratoga. But we're nowhere near record territory, said Null.

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  2. Family sues to reverse ruling for teen declared dead 3 years agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 25 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    SAN FRANCISCO >> More than three years after a coroner declared a teenage girl dead, a Northern California judge is expected to soon decide whether to revoke her death certificate. In court documents filed last month supporting the family's lawsuit to have the death certificate revoked, retired neurologist Dr. Alan Shewmon said videos recorded by Jahi McMath's family from 2014 to 2016 show the teen is still alive.

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  3. California trucker safety rules could be trumpedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 24 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Mike Jacobson, a driver for AB Trucking, checks his oil Tuesday at the Port of Oakland. Drivers in California are entitled to more break time than drivers in many other states, but a proposed Congressional amendment could change that.

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  4. East Bay real estate: As home supply drops, prices keep rising a " by 16 percent in OaklandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 21 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    The East Bay real estate picture is almost a mirror image of Silicon Valley's. The supply of single-family homes is down, yet competition among buyers is driving sales up and prices keep rising - at times dramatically, including by 16 percent in Oakland during the first half of the year, according to a new report.

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  5. Bay Area TV news legend Van Amburg diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 1 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Former TV news legend Fred Van Amburg, once widely considered to be the Bay Area's Walter Cronkite, has died. Amburg, a KGO anchor who dominated the market in the 1970s and early '80s, passed away on June 22 in his El Cerrito home with his family at his side.

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  6. Warriors victory parade planned for ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    After the Golden State Warriors Game 5 NBA Finals win Monday, the team and city of Oakland announced plans to hold the city's second victory parade in three years this Thursday starting at 10 a.m. According to BART, the parade will start in Old Oakland near 10th and Jefferson streets, move north on Broadway, east on Grand, then trail south along the west side of Lake Merritt. Fans should plan to wake up early to get to the parade route and team rally point at the site of the old Henry J. Kaiser convention center on the southwest side of Lake Merritt.

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  7. Off-leash dogs running over graves, teen parties draw ire at Mountain View CemeteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    A man walks with his dog off leash through Mountain View Cemetery on Wednesday, June 7, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. The cemetery only allows dogs on the grounds that are leashed and no more then two dogs per person.

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  8. Second Ghost Ship defendant appears in Oakland court on manslaughter chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Nikki Kelber, left, a former Ghost Ship resident, waits with other friends of Max Harris outside Department 112 at the Wiley W. Manuel Courthouse in Oakland, Calif., on Monday, June 12, 2017. Harris made his first appearance in court after being charged last week on 36 counts of involuntary manslaughter.

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  9. Nurse union boss RoseAnn DeMoro doesna t play nice and shea s OK with thatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2017 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    RoseAnn DeMoro, executive director of the California Nurses Association/National Nurses United, left, and Malinda Markowitz, a nurse and co-president of the California Nurses Association, speak as nurses from the Bay Area and beyond gather for a rally at the Oakland Federal Building in Oakland on Nov. 12, 2014. The day after Democrats in the California Senate passed a proposal for a universal health care system, RoseAnn DeMoro took to Twitter to call out those who voted against it.

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  10. Father of Ghost Ship victim: a I just wanted to see his faceaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    OAKLAND, Calif. - David Gregory held the hand of his wife as they leaned forward Thursday morning, trying to catch a glimpse of Derick Almena, the man prosecutors allege caused the deadly Ghost Ship fire that killed their daughter, her boyfriend and 34 others in December.

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  11. Derick Almena and Max Harris charged with manslaughter for Oakland Ghost Ship fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2017 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O'Malley announces the arrests made in the Ghost Ship investigation at the Renee C. Davidson Superior Courthouse in Oakland, Calif., on Monday, June 5, 2017. Authorities arrested Ghost Ship master tenant Derick Almena and warehouse tenant Max Harris on 36 counts of involuntary manslaughter.

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  12. Warriors owner Peter Guber to join UC regentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry jokes with Warriors co-owner Peter Guber, left, after receiving his MVP trophy during a presentation at Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif., on Tuesday, May 10, 2016. SACRAMENTO >> Gov. Jerry Brown has appointed Peter Guber, co-owner of the Golden State Warriors and CEO of the Mandalay Entertainment Group, to the University of California Board of Regents.

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  13. Cops and Courts May 24, 2017: Capitola police ID accused lingerie thievesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Capitola police have identified two of the four women suspected of stealing lingerie from Victoria's Secret in Capitola Mall before leading multiple law enforcement agencies on a series of high speed car chases around the county Monday. Jaelonda Burns, 20, of Oakland, and Antonique Watkins, 18, of Union City were arrested and booked into Santa Cruz County Jail.

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  14. Some teens, families spare no expense for promRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2017 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    DeAnza High School senior Gabriel Terrones, left, and Richmond High School senior Arisbeth Benavidez walk along Frank Ogawa Plaza on their way to the Richmond High prom in Oakland on Friday. In a study conducted by Visa Inc., the average prom-going teen spent almost $1,000 on the event in 2014 and 2015.

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  15. Five-alarm blaze burns retail-apartment complex in EmeryvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2017 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Firefighters from multiple agencies coordinate as they battle a five-alarm fire in Emeryville on Saturday. EMERYVILLE >> A retail-apartment complex near the border of Oakland at Adeline Street and San Pablo Avenue burned in a spectacular five-alarm blaze early Saturday - the same building that was under construction again after it was destroyed in a massive, six-alarm fire last July.

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  16. UC regents to probe whether Napolitanoa s office interfered with auditRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Amid growing outcry over a scathing state audit, the University of California regents on Thursday agreed to hire an independent consultant to review whether UC President Janet Napolitano's office interfered with confidential surveys that the auditor sent to the university's campuses. “I welcome quick action,” Napolitano said during the special meeting, which was quickly scheduled as lawmakers in Sacramento sharpened their criticism this week of the president's office, with one even calling for her resignation.

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  17. T. Gary Rogers, former Dreyera s ice cream CEO, dies at 74Read the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    OAKLAND >> T. Gary Rogers, Oakland's ice cream titan who turned Dreyer's Grand into a billion-dollar business, died Tuesday. He was 74. A 45-year Oakland resident, Rogers bought Dreyer's Grand Ice Cream with his partner, William “Rick” Cronk, in 1977 for $1 million.

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  18. California drought increased electricity bills and air pollution, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2017 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    California's brutal five-year drought did more than lead to water shortages and dead lawns. It increased electricity bills statewide by $2.45 billion and boosted levels of smog and greenhouse gases, according to a new study released Wednesday.

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  19. Is Warriors Coach Steve Kerra s a stay away from surgerya advice the right call?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Head coach Steve Kerr of the Golden State Warriors shouts to his team during their game against the Portland Trail Blazers in Game Two of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2017 NBA Playoffs at ORACLE Arena on April 19, 2017 in Oakland, California. Kerr announced Sunday that he will be sidelined indefinitely due to chronic headaches.

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  20. More rain for Bay Area in the forecast, but warm weather is on the wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2017 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    The Bay Area isn't quite finished with the rain, but it won't see anything like the storms in January and February until next year, according to the National Weather Service in Monterey. On the heels of a soggy Easter Sunday, more showers were in the forecast for late Monday night and Tuesday, according to the weather service.

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