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  1. Next up at Woodminster: Award-winning comedy 'The Producers'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Inside Bay Area

    The zany musical comedy "The Producers" comes to the Oakland hills from Aug. 6-16, when it will be staged as part of this season's Woodminster Summer Musicals. Based on Mel Brooks' 1968 film, the show ran on Broadway from 2001 to 2007 and won 12 Tony Awards.

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  2. Piedmont BSA council applauds lifting of gay banRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Inside Bay Area

    After years of advocating for removal of the ban on gay leaders and employees in the Boy Scouts of America , the Piedmont Boy Scout Council praised Monday's vote by the BSA to finally lift the restriction. "Leaders of the local council have long been in the forefront of the Scouting movement in advocating removal of restrictions based on sexual orientation," said Anne-Marie Lamarche, president of Piedmont's Boy Scout Council.

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  3. Piedmont: Kehilla to hold artists reception on SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Inside Bay Area

    Kehilla Community Synagogue is holding an artist's reception that open to the public from 2 to 5 p.m. Aug. 2 at 1300 Grand Ave., Piedmont. The show is a retrospective of the work of some of the past artists from the Fireside Gallery.

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  4. Next up at Woodminster: Award-winning comedy 'The Producers'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Contra Costa Times

    The zany musical comedy "The Producers" comes to the Oakland hills from Aug. 6-16, when it will be staged as part of this season's Woodminster Summer Musicals. Based on Mel Brooks' 1968 film, the show ran on Broadway from 2001 to 2007 and won 12 Tony Awards.

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  5. AIA tour spotlights six East Bay homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Contra Costa Times

    ... with radiant-heated floors, and well-detailed energy systems. Lavenson Design completely changed the top floor of a Piedmont "Artist Remodel" knocking down walls and reforming a typical ranch to a new, modern, taller, big-windowed space. The remodel ...

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  6. Piedmont: City working on disaster preparedness plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Inside Bay Area

    ... have been through the mandated National Incident Management System training and Incident Command Training. "Piedmont will be transitioning to the county communications system known as East Bay Regional Communications System Authority that will ...

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  7. Piedmont: Free Aug. 16 concert at Mountain View CemeteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Contra Costa Times

    Mountain View Cemetery, at 5000 Piedmont Ave. in Oakland, will hold another in its guitar concert series featuring Bay Area guitar master Eric Symons. The free concert is from 2 to 4 p.m. Aug. 16 in the Tower Chapel.

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  8. Piedmont: Council upholds OK in contentious home remodelRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Inside Bay Area

    ... It was necessary to change from Harris to Motorola radios system to conform with Oakland public safety with whom Piedmont is tied to ensure consistent reception, broadcasting capabilities and functionality with the Oakland radio system, Goede said. ...

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  9. What's Happening: Oakland Velocity tryoutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Contra Costa Times

    ... 560 59th St., Oakland. $295, $10 for 4-5 p.m. Register online at Piedmont Swim Team -- Looking for new swimmers for year round USA competitive swim team. Tryouts Aug. 18 for boys and girls, ages 6-18. For ...

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  10. What's Happening: Artemis Rowing Learn-to-Row Camp for teensRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Contra Costa Times

    ... summer session mini-camps for boys and girls, grades 1-5. Aug. 3-6 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at Witter Field in Piedmont. For more information contact Jeff Peters 510-414-0960, [email protected] Alameda Jr Golf Club -- Registration open for upcoming ...

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  11. Jazz on the Avenue Comes to Piedmont Avenue ElementaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Patch.com

    The East Bay was steamy over the weekend. What will the weather be like in Piedmont for the rest of the week? We have your forecast.

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  12. Record High Temperatures in Three Bay Area Cities SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Patch.com

    The East Bay was steamy over the weekend. What will the weather be like in Piedmont for the rest of the week? We have your forecast.

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  13. Piedmont: Constantine joins Strive for Change boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Contra Costa Times

    Piedmont resident Debra Constantine has joined the board of directors of Strive for Change Foundation, a 10-year old nonprofit group that raises funds and makes grants to local nonprofit organizations that provide innovative job-training programs for the working poor in the East Bay to help them achieve economic independence. Most recently, she was the Northern California district manager and head of business development for The Carlisle and Perse Collections.

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  14. Rockridge: Century-old homes honored at partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Contra Costa Times

    ... generally extends from Telegraph Avenue south of the Berkeley city limit, west of the Oakland hills and north of Piedmont. As Oakland expanded in the mid- to late 1800s, the city built a reservoir and gravity-fed drinking water system in the ...

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  15. Piedmont increasing ways to cut water usageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Inside Bay Area

    ... three wells in town if that may be possible." In his report to the City Council in late April, Nakahara noted that Piedmont Park had reduced its usage by 12 percent, Coaches Field by 18 percent and Dracena Park by 6 percent. Those numbers may be ...

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  16. Piedmont, Montclair police logs: Thefts reported from garage, vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Contra Costa Times

    The following are highlights from the Piedmont police blotter. For more information, including about other cases, visit the police department at 403 Highland Ave. 11:04 p.m. -- Sandringham Avenue.

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  17. What's Happening: Piedmont Swim Team tryoutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Contra Costa Times

    Piedmont Swim Team -- Looking for new swimmers for year round USA competitive swim team. Tryouts Aug. 18 for boys and girls, ages 6-18.

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  18. Old First hosts only San Francisco concert in Golden Gate choral festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Examiner.com

    An earlier photograph of Robert Geary with the Ensemble division of the Piedment East Bay Children's Choir at Old First Church This week the tenth triennial Golden Gate International Choral Festival is in full swing. This event is presented by the Piedmont Easy Bay Children's Choir and its Artistic Director Robert Geary.

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  19. Fremont May Monitor Most Cars that Enter and Exit the CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | East Bay Express

    License plate recognition cameras capture the comings and goings of every vehicle along Grand Avenue at the border of Piedmont and Oakland. If you live, work, or have any reason at all to visit the city of Fremont, details of your comings and goings will soon be stored in a regional police database.

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  20. Tapping history to make sense of todayRead the original story

    Monday Jul 13 | San Diego NewsCape

    ... in our world," she wrote in a post on the HSSP website. Nearly two dozen teachers as nearby as Oakland, Piedmont and Pittsburg and as far away as Fresno and Trinity County will convene on campus for the institute July 13-17, hearing from experts and ...

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