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  1. Grinnell's Ternes Named Semifinalist for William V. Campbell TrophyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Osky News

    Selected as one of the best and brightest on the gridiron, Grinnell College linebacker David Ternes '15 of Oakley, Calif. has been named a semifinalist for 2014 William V. Campbell TrophyA , presented by Fidelity InvestmentsA and hosted at the New York Athletic Club, which is celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2014.

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  2. Nesting cormorants pose costly and time consuming problem for demolition of the old Bay Bridge span.Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... that still remain along the shoreline at Big Break Park, an East Bay Regional Park, on Thursday Jan. 23, 2014, in Oakley, Calif. Photo: Michael Macor, The Chronicle A group of cormorants gathered on an old pier on Treasure Island Sunday August 8, ...

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  3. Homecoming high jinksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Inside Bay Area

    Teachers Shannon Yancey, front, and Jason Jeffery, perform a skit during the Elite 8 homecoming rally at Freedom High School in Oakley, Calif., on Friday, Sept. 19, 2014.

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  4. Community Briefs: Delta Band Review is Saturday in AntiochRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Inside Bay Area

    A groundbreaking is set for 9 a.m. Saturday for Oakley's first community gardens at 1250 O'Hara Ave. Volunteers are encouraged to bring shovels and gloves to the event, which is hosted by the Oakley Community Gardens and Moura Farm. Volunteers will begin putting in pallet fencing and installing an irrigation system.

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  5. Oakley police calls Sept. 16-20: Thefts, burglaries, terrorists threats and more reportedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Inside Bay Area

    At 5:24 p.m., officers responded to a report of a domestic disturbance in the 3200 block of Main Street. TERRORIST THREATS -- Police responded at 10:39 p.m. to a report of someone making terrorist threats at Orchard Park Elementary School, 5150 Live Oak Ave. Officers made an arrest.

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  6. E-viewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Contra Costa Times

    ... I am the elected Trustee for Area 5 (Antioch, Bay Point, Bethel Island, Brentwood, Clyde, Discovery Bay, Knightsen, Oakley and Pittsburg), I believe exploring the possibility of a land swap is an exercise in good governance, responsive to the needs ...

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  7. Aiming at global economic liberalization, Oakley Mayor Randy Pope has set his sites on ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Contra Costa Times

    Traveling in June for 11 marathon-days with a delegation of Bay Area mayors, Oakley Mayor Randy Pope visited four Chinese cities and met with leaders in technology, education and government. The trip was organized and sponsored by China Silicon Valley, a nonprofit corporation working with Silicon Valley city governments and businesses to drive and promote investment opportunities between China and what is arguably the Bay Area's hot bed of technological innovation.

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  8. Oakley: Man stabbed during fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 20 | Inside Bay Area

    Police were called to the 1700 block of Chianti Way at 12:15 p.m. after someone reported a man there was bleeding. By the time officers arrived, the man had already driven to his home about two miles away, according to police.

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  9. Reclamation Releases Draft Environmental Documents for Inclusion of...Read the original story

    Saturday Sep 20 | PressReleasePoint

    The Bureau of Reclamation has released for public review draft environmental documents for inclusion of a proposed 140-acre, mixed-use development into the Contra Costa Water District's service area. The proposed inclusion in Oakley, Calif., would allow CCWD to provide Central Valley Project water to the planned development, which would include up to 578 residential units; about 24 acres of commercial uses; and about 10 acres of park, storm-water pond areas, and trails.

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  10. Community Briefs: Master gardener talk set for Sept. 21 in PittsburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Contra Costa Times

    The outdoor soccer series for boys and girls, 3-5 years old, runs Saturdays from Sept. 20-Nov. 1 at Summer Lake Park, 4020 Summer Lake Drive in Oakley.

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  11. Oakley police calls Sept. 9-14Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Contra Costa Times

    Felony vandalism -- Officers responded the report of felony vandalism at 10:56 a.m. in the 2100 block of Main Street. public intoxication -- At 8:11 p.m. officers responded to the 7-Eleven on Main Street for the report of an intoxicated individual on the premises.

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  12. Freedom High students review the ABCs of suicide preventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Contra Costa Times

    ... teens better understand and respond to a problem that's one of the leading causes of death among this demographic. Oakley has seen an unusually large number of suicides since the start of the year -- seven confirmed cases and one suspected incident ...

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  13. Last bit of Summer FunRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | CNN

    My 4 year old son Jamie is playing pretend lifeguard and saving his 7 year old brother Braeden from "drowning" in Oakley, California on 9-12-2004. He yelled to the crowd, "Everybody, 10 minute adult swim, get out of the pool! Select one of the options below.

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  14. Officer injured after Brentwood patrol car T-boned by suspected DUI driverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Contra Costa Times

    A police officer was hospitalized and an Oakley resident arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence early Thursday after a crash at an intersection, police said. The officer, a five-year veteran of the Brentwood Police Department, suffered moderate injuries and was released from John Muir Medical Center in Walnut Creek hours after being airlifted there following the 1:06 a.m. wreck at the intersection of Brentwood Boulevard and Delta Road, Lt.

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  15. Brentwood officer injured in crash with suspected drunk driverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | KTVU Oakland

    A Brentwood police officer is recovering after being injured in a car crash with a suspected drunk driver in Oakley early Thursday morning, police said. The on-duty officer was driving his patrol car on Brentwood Boulevard near Delta Road when the driver of a truck failed to stop at a stop sign at the intersection and plowed into his car, according to police.

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  16. Brentwood wants its next city manager to live close to the officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Contra Costa Times

    ... that the city manager live within the limits of the East Contra Costa Fire District, which includes Brentwood, Oakley and the unincorporated communities of Discovery Bay, Byron, Bethel Island, Knightsen and the Marsh Creek and Morgan Territory ...

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  17. Down-home dining on the Bay Point waterfrontRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Contra Costa Times

    ... the people come back," Dahmouh said. People have been known to drive from Richmond, Pittsburg, Antioch, Brentwood, Oakley and even as far as Bethel Island to grab a bite here. A glance at Yelp ratings shows that the place is a big hit -- even though ...

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  18. Workshop to help Oakley residents get involvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Contra Costa Times

    ... meetings may quickly find that the task is too challenging and time-consuming to learn the basics on their own. Oakley wants to make that challenge easier by offering a free, seven-session workshop geared toward providing a basic, easy-to-understand ...

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  19. Community Briefs: East Contra Costa Fire District postpones station closure decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Contra Costa Times

    ... for boys and girls, 3-5 years old, runs Saturdays from Sept. 20-Nov. 1 at Summer Lake Park, 4020 Summer Lake Drive in Oakley. Fee: $65 ($75 nonresident); includes a shirt and small participation award. Training for coaches is 6-7:30 p.m. Sept. 14. ...

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  20. School Bell: Deer Valley student steps up to help veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Contra Costa Times

    ... Freedom High's Ornella Tchoumie recently received a huge honor from the National Society of High School Scholars. The Oakley student was recognized for her "superior academic achievement" and demonstrating "outstanding leadership, scholarship and ...

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