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  1. Richmond: Point Molate readies for next phaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Inside Bay Area

    For years, the Point Molate peninsula has beckoned with its promise of beach access, trails, homes and other amenities, like a finger pointing toward some glimmering horizon. But since the U.S. Navy transferred the property to the city in 2003, the 320-acre site has sat vacant, the subject of reports, advisory committees and plenty of dreams.

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  2. Richmond: Point Molate readies for next phaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Inside Bay Area

    For years, the Point Molate peninsula has beckoned with its promise of beach access, trails, homes and other amenities, like a finger pointing toward some glimmering horizon. But since the U.S. Navy transferred the property to the city in 2003, the 320-acre site has sat vacant, the subject of reports, advisory committees and plenty of dreams.

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  3. Bay Area sweltering heat will give way to cooler, possibly wet weather FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Inside Bay Area

    Bay Area residents whipped out water spritzers and slurped frozen treats to stay cool Wednesday as temperatures topped triple digits in the hottest spots. With a high of 107 degrees, Livermore fell one degree short of its record high for July 29, set in 1954.

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  4. El Cerrito police log: Car backing out of driveway strikes pedestrianRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Inside Bay Area

    An Antioch man, 25, was arrested on a warrant during a 10 a.m. traffic stop at San Pablo and Knott avenues. WELFARE CHECK -- Police were called by concerned family members unable to contact an elderly relative living in the 1200 block of Rivera Street.

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  5. Richmond: Mayor's properties prompt calls to sit out vote on rent controlRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 | Inside Bay Area

    As Richmond hashes out whether to pass rent control or at least create a rent mediation board to consider unreasonable rent increases -- a battle that has stretched out for months -- a new wrinkle has surfaced: Should the mayor, a landlord with multiple properties, recuse himself from the impending decision? The advocacy group Alliance of Californians for Community Empowerment that has regularly organized tenants to show up at city council meetings with signs pushing for rent control, says yes. So does Tenants Together, a tenants' right group based in San Francisco that has also spoken at Richmond meetings.

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  6. Bay Area mortgage relief target of mayorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    Bay Area mayors are asking banks and federal agencies to offer their distressed mortgages first to nonprofit organizations to help keep homeowners in their houses and rents low. This weekend, the mayors of Oakland, Berkeley, Richmond and San Jose, along with leaders of 14 other cities around the country, will present a resolution at the U.S. Conference of Mayors in San Francisco asking holders of delinquent mortgages such as the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and banks to give priority to housing groups that work to reduce payment for residents facing foreclosure.

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  7. Giant purple sea slugs slime East Bay beachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    A giant purple blob from the sea -- a slug -- is invading East Bay beaches and waterways this summer to the wonder and curiosity of beach combers and naturalists. It's no danger to people -- unlike the tar-like "Blob" in the classic 1958 science-fiction movie about an alien goo that devours everything in its path.

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  8. Purdy: Golden State Warriors have come a long, long wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it. In the Warriors' case, this is a good thing.

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  9. Purdy: Golden State Warriors have come a long, long wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it. In the Warriors' case, this is a good thing.

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  10. Richmond council votes to oppose coal transport in cityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    Concerned about impacts on air quality and residents' health, Richmond has passed a resolution opposing the transport of coal in open rail cars through the city. The two-part resolution, approved by a 6-1 City Council vote Tuesday, calls on the Bay Area Air Quality Management District to regulate the storage, handling and transportation of coal and petroleum coke , a byproduct of oil refining that emits up to 10 percent more carbon when burned.

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  11. Corinthian CollegesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    The closure of 28 career-college campuses on Monday -- most of them in California -- marked the final chapter in the unprecedented collapse of a giant in the field, Corinthian Colleges, which for years has faced widespread allegations of fraud, deception and waste of taxpayer dollars. And as some 16,000 displaced students at Heald, Everest and WyoTech wonder what to do next, a bigger question looms: What will this mean for the for-profit college sector? "This is the first time we have seen a collapse on this big of a scale, but whether it's enough to cause change, I don't know," said Robyn Smith, a former California deputy attorney general who works with the National Consumer Law Center.

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  12. Program greening Richmond streets, one tree at a timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    A bad storm had downed several old figworts and a magnolia on her block, and after the chain-wielding crews left, only tree stumps remained, fresh and raw like open wounds. "I was depressed each time I passed by there," recalls Micheaux, 45, who moved to Richmond's North and East neighborhood from Berkeley in 2003.

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  13. San Francisco: Bystander shot while watching fight in Inner Richmond districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    A 23-year-old man was shot while watching a fight in the city's Inner Richmond district early Friday morning, according to police. The incident was reported at 12:44 a.m. Friday in the 4100 block of Geary Boulevard, according to police.

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  14. Weekend Top 10: The unbelievable Max Raabe comes to San FranciscoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    Raabe and his orchestra decamp at Davies Symphony Hall on April 3, the perfect venue for his brand of kitschy grandeur. 2 "WHALES: GIANTS OF THE DEEP": The California Academy of Sciences in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park is hosting this sure-to-be mind-blowing exhibit that delves into the biology, ecology and history of the giant, powerful yet vulnerable mammals.

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  15. Berkeley Voice letters: Other cities should follow Berkeley's lead on minimum wageRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    We have plenty of water here in California, but the government agencies want to sacrifice it to phony fish ideology. They worship the anti-human environment and say they are saving habitat and endangered species.

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  16. Napolitano calls UC protest 'crap,' later apologizesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    University of California President Janet Napolitano publicly apologized Thursday morning for her remarks caught on video -- in the university's own recording -- calling a protest "crap." It started Wednesday morning when students and other demonstrators who have been pushing for UC to sign an agreement to bring jobs and other benefits to low-income Richmond residents as it develops a campus there disrupted the UC regents meeting, chanting "Raise up Richmond, not tuition!" Gov. Jerry Brown and UC President Janet Napolitano chat during a UC board of regents meeting in San Francisco on March 18, 2015.

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  17. UC President Janet Napolitano calls protest "crap," later apologizesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    University of California President Janet Napolitano publicly apologized Thursday morning for her remarks caught on video -- in the university's own recording -- calling a protest "crap." It started Wednesday morning when students and other demonstrators who have been pushing for UC to sign an agreement to bring jobs and other benefits to low-income Richmond residents as it develops a campus there disrupted the UC regents meeting, some stripping off their shirts, chanting "Raise up Richmond, not tuition!" Gov. Jerry Brown and UC President Janet Napolitano chat during a UC board of regents meeting in San Francisco, Calif.

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  18. El Cerrito Journal letters: Albany protesters ignore wishes of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    Once again Occupy the Farm is trying to stop a project on 6 acres of UC Berkeley's land in Albany. Most of this land was covered until recently with World War II-era barracks, not a farm.

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  19. Albany police: UCSF student was shot after attending prayers at Sikh templeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    A UCSF dental student fatally shot last week had attended a prayer group at a Sikh temple the same day she was found dead in her apartment, and some of her personal items were later found in a trash can in Richmond, police said Monday. The day after she was discovered, investigators found some of Kaur's personal items in a trash can in the 5200 block of Panama Street in Richmond.

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  20. Clean air agency proposes new rules to cut and track oil-refinery emissionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    The Bay Area's clean air agency has proposed two new rules to measure, track and reduce oil refinery air pollution as part of a new approach toward curbing oil-industry emissions. Political pressure for the tougher rules mounted after a 2012 fire at Chevron's Richmond oil refinery sent thousands to hospitals with eye, throat and lung irritation.

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