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  1. Hot Property: Mediterranean refinement in PiedmontRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | SFGate

    Rich woodwork, original hardware and antique glass adorn the traditional floor plan's spacious public rooms and roughly 4,600 square feet of living space. "We were charmed by all that was present and challenged to bring all its details to life," said Karen Rollandi , who has lived at 311 St. James Drive with husband Vic Rollandi since 1988.

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  2. Carolyn Scott - GreenwoodRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | GwdToday.com

    ... lobby immediately following the memorial service. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to HospiceCare of the Piedmont, 408 West Alexander Ave., Greenwood, SC 29646, Self Regional Healthcare Auxiliary , 1325 Spring Street, Greenwood, SC 29646 or ...

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  3. The Bay Area cities and neighborhoods with the most and leastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | SFGate

    ... children live in poverty. However, directly to the east is an area with one of the lowest rates of child poverty, Piedmont, where only 5 percent of young children were determined to be below the poverty line. Click through the gallery above to see ...

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  4. NCS Playoffs: Arcataa s season ends abruptly with opening-round loss to PiedmontRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Times-Standard

    Arcata sophomore forward Hunter Santsche scored a team-high 19 points in the Tigers' loss in the opening round of the North Coast Section Division IV playoffs to Piedmont on Wednesday night. Arcata >> During the latter stages of their 14-game winning streak, the Tigers' start to the games truly paved the way for was in store the rest of the way.

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  5. Piedmont: Bond for PUSD upgrades advancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Inside Bay Area

    The Piedmont Unified School District Board of Education has given the go-ahead for the issuance of the first of three bonds for repairs and upgrades throughout the district's schools. Measure H1, which was approved by Piedmont voters in November, calls for up to $66 million in bonds.

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  6. Piedmont: 'Big idea guy' brings energy, passion to PHS athleticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Contra Costa Times

    ... a full-time, salaried director, so it cobbled together a plan to pay for the position, with help of funds from Piedmont High's Boosters Club. "He will come before the school board for renewal later in the spring as we have a better idea of how our ...

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  7. Piedmont: Hampton Field project nearing completionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Inside Bay Area

    ... $507,000 in Measure WW park bond money, $417,000 from the legal settlement with Harris & Assoiates over the Piedmont Hills undergrounding project, and about $400,000 in private donations, including those from the Piedmont Recreational Facilities ...

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  8. El Cerrito midcentury sells for 42 percent over askingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Curbed

    ... Hans Ostwald was responsible for several noted midcentury designs in the East Bay. (Take, for example, this woodsy Piedmont affair or this gem in Berkeley.) Today's jaw dropper comes by way of Palo Alto, the tony Peninsula town suffering from a ...

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  9. Piedmont midcentury designed by John Hans Ostwald asks $1.8 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Curbed

    ... Hans Ostwald was responsible for several noted midcentury designs in the East Bay. (Take, for example, this woodsy Piedmont affair or this gem in Berkeley .) Featuring four bedrooms and three and a half bathrooms, the house features signature tall ...

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  10. Montclair/Piedmont calendar: Oakland library offers tax helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | Inside Bay Area

    ... and evictions and demanded fair taxation of Big Oil and Big Soda. 6:30 p.m. Feb. 28. Oakland Public Library, Piedmont Avenue Branch, 80 Echo Ave., Oakland. Free. 510-597-5011, oaklandlibrary.org. Bike for Tibet: NA m Arya, a first generation ...

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  11. Oakland: Murder charge for woman suspected of shooting friendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Inside Bay Area

    A woman has been charged with murder in the fatal shooting last November of a female friend, slain at her home near the Piedmont border, authorities said. Frazier was shot Nov. 12, 2016 at her home in the 1700 block of Pleasant Valley Avenue and died from her wounds Nov. 24. Officer Phong Tran said Falcon and Frazier were friends and got into an argument at the Pleasant Valley home during a visit that ended with Frazier being shot.

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  12. Piedmont: Author gives lowdown on girls, sex in digital ageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Inside Bay Area

    Author and journalist Peggy Orenstein spoke to a packed crowd of parents and students Tuesday night at Piedmont High School about girls and sex in the digital age. It was part of the fifth season of the Piedmont Education Speaker Series.

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  13. Piedmont: Finance director leaving her 'dream job'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | The Campbell Reporter

    Piedmont Finance Director Kiran Bawa is leaving March 6 to move to the East Coast to be with her future husband. Bawa began her job with Piedmont on May 18, 2016, bringing a wealth of experience in finance.

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  14. Piedmont: Center for the Arts features blue-collar Bostona s a Good PeopleaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Inside Bay Area

    Blue-collar Boston comes to Piedmont this month as Piedmont Center Theatre presents David Lindsay-Abaire's "Good People" from Feb. 23 to March 5 at the Piedmont Center for the Arts, 801 Magnolia Ave. Lindsay-Abaire's story of five lifelong friends from Southie, a blue-collar Boston neighborhood, keeps audiences on their toes as the action bounces from clever comedy to emotional turmoil and back again. "This play is captivating, complex and you're not always sure what's happening," director Delia MacDougall said.

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  15. Montclair, Piedmont calendar: Authors Crombie, Brown to appearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Inside Bay Area

    Email items to [email protected] or ccnpiedmont@bayareanewsgroup.com. Mail to Montclarion/Piedmonter, 1516 Oak St., Suite 105, Alameda CA 94501.

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  16. Hot Property: Former Cal football coach lists palatial PiedmontRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 12 | SFGate

    ... - though that same question extends to the axed employee's residence. Such is the case at 271 Crocker Ave. in Piedmont, where Sonny Dykes lived until recently, when UC Berkeley terminated his contract as the university's football coach. Dykes has ...

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  17. Oakland mulls how to handle trove of data on its driversRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Inside Bay Area

    This automated license plate readers installed at the intersection of Maxwelton Road and Moraga Avenue in Piedmont, is just one of dozens the city has deployed at every road leading into the city from Oakland. Data recorded by the readers is shared with the Northern California Regional Intelligence Center, where it can be accessed by a variety of governmental agencies.

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  18. These 24 Bay Area school districts are among California's 100Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | SFGate

    Pictured: Senior Robert Fraser alone with his book in the back corner of the school library at Palo Alto High School on May 26, 2005. less Pictured: Students Ella Nielsen , Halle Potterton and Hanna Pajt eat lunch at the entrance to Piedmont High School in Piedmont, Calif.

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  19. Piedmont: Dress Best for Less, major schools donor, gets new locationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Inside Bay Area

    Dress Best for Less, the nonprofit that has for 35 years provided funds to Piedmont schools via the Piedmont Education Foundation, will have a new home as of April 1, the nonprofit announced Wednesday. The store location will be at 3411 Lakeshore Ave., Oakland.

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  20. Piedmont: Crime up slightly in 2016, police chief saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Inside Bay Area

    ... school safety protocols where simulated "active shooter" scenarios were held at Wildwood Elementary School and Piedmont High School. In other business, Finance Director Kiran Bawa presented the midyear budget report for 2016-17 that shows the city ...

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