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  1. Rio Vista bridge to unexpectedly close Saturday night to Monday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    The Highway 12 Bridge in Rio Vista, California is photographed on Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. The bridge has been stuck in the A a A"downA a A position since Friday after Caltrans made emergency repairs to lower the span that was frozen in the A a A"upA a A position a day earlier.

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  2. Umoja Festival brings Africa to West Oakland through music, food and fashionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    When Effie Tesfahun launched the Umoja Festival in 2013, the organization was "a bit rogue" and a wholly grassroots endeavor that aimed to bring the African diaspora together in West Oakland. Five years later, the sixth annual Umoja Festival in Lowell Park in West Oakland has ballooned into a full-day celebration of all African communities in the East Bay, replete with food, clothes and artworks and eight straight hours of musical performances.

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  3. Dusty Baker reflects on notable baseball life and 9 ways it could have been betterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Inside Bay Area

    Washington Nationals manager Dusty Baker taps the shoulder of Hall of fame Willie McCovey as he was honor by the Jr. Hall of Fame before game against the San Francisco Giants at AT&T Park in San Francisco, Calif., on Wednesday, May 31, 2017. Baker, who returned to the Giants this spring as a special adviser to CEO Larry Baer and executive vice president Brian Sabean, recently sat down for a lengthy interview with another baseball war horse Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic.

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  4. Jefferson Airplane co-founder Marty Balin sues hospital for destroying his careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Inside Bay Area

    Jefferson Airplane founder Marty Balin, now 76 years old, settled in Mill Valley as a young rocker in 1968. He will be honored with a Milley in October.

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  5. Halestorm is ready to rock S.F. Bay Area with its a Viciousa road showRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Inside Bay Area

    And it's heading straight for the Warfield in San Francisco, where Halestorm - the incredible hard-rock act led by vocalist-guitarist Lzzy Hale - performs on Aug. 23. The Pennsylvania powerhouse is touring in support of its newly released fourth full-length, "Vicious," which was recorded earlier this year in Nashville with producer Nick Raskulinecz, who has previously worked with the likes of Foo Fighters and Alice in Chains. The album has already produced one hit, the full-throttle single "Uncomfortable."

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  6. Elway muddies the water by referencing 2016 contract offer to Colin KaepernickRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 16 | Inside Bay Area

    As Colin Kaepernick awaits an arbitrator's ruling that could kill his collusion grievance against the NFL, Denver Broncos' GM John Elway told ESPN on Thursday that he offered the embattled ex-49ers quarterback a contract offer in 2016 and that Kaepernick turned him down. Elway is currently mulling his options for a backup quarterback for the Broncos, and was asked if Kaepernick was "a viable option."

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  7. You wona t believe what this NY street artist can do with SF pipes and polesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 16 | Inside Bay Area

    New York street artist TomBob has applied his cartoonish touch to the pipes and pumps in and around Mersea on Treasure Island. He was inspired by the iconic views and history of nearby Alcatraz.

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  8. Fake numbers? Facebook misled advertisers with inflated a potential reach,a lawsuit saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 16 | Inside Bay Area

    JUNE 12: The Facebook logo is displayed at the 2018 CeBIT technology trade fair on June 12, 2018 in Hanover, Germany. The 2018 CeBIT is running from June 11-15.

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  9. Gandhi faces #TimesUp movement in new SF playRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 16 | Inside Bay Area

    Whenever a social justice movement starts to get off the ground, people with an interest in keeping uneven power dynamics skewed in their favor have a tendency to make slippery-slope arguments, positing the most extreme "what if" scenarios they can imagine. The new play by Louisiana bayou-born San Francisco playwright Anne Galjour seems to depict that sort of outlandish situation for the #MeToo era.

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  10. California housing bills: Which survived the latest cutRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 16 | Inside Bay Area

    California's Capitol has been abuzz this year with proposals aimed at the state's housing affordability crisis, from forcing local governments to allow more apartments by public transit to making it easier to build smaller homes that middle-income Californians can afford. On Thursday, nearly two weeks from the legislative session's Aug. 31 finish line, lawmakers quickly shortened a long list of pending bills.

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  11. H-1B: Indian outsourcing firm discriminates against non-Indian...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 16 | Inside Bay Area

    MERCURY NEWS PHOTO BY MERI SIMON 7/18/2000 Asif Siddique goes through a pile of papers containing his visa and other immigration documents. He has been working in the U.S. on an H-1B visa but his visa expired before he was approved for a green card.

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  12. A slight chill coming for the Bay Area housing market?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 16 | Inside Bay Area

    Sales of luxury homes doubled across the Bay Area in February, compared to the previous year, according to an analysis by Pacific Union. This home in Hillsborough recently listed for $4.6 million.

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  13. Adobe plans huge San Jose expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 16 | Inside Bay Area

    Adobe Systems downtown San Jose high rise, totaling 18 stories, at 333 W. San Fernando St., visualization. Adobe Systems, in a move that will bring thousands of additional employees of the tech giant into downtown San Jose, filed plans on Thursday with city officials for a striking new office tower next to its existing three-building headquarters campus.

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  14. Snapp Shots: Lamplighters to present worlda s a best Gilbert & Sullivan availableaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 16 | Inside Bay Area

    O Rapture! The Bay Area's award-winning Gilbert & Sullivan troupe, The Lamplighters, are presenting a brilliant reimagining of my favorite G&S operetta of all, "The Pirates of Penzance." Alan Rich, the music critic for L.A. Weekly, calls The Lamplighters "the best Gilbert & Sullivan available in the country," but with all respect to Mr. Rich, he's wrong.

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  15. New Catholic school opens at old St. Elizabeth campus in FruitvaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | Contra Costa Times

    Students gather in front of the Cristo Rey De La Salle East Bay High School for a ceremony on the first day of class on Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. The new school has over 60 students in the inaugural ninth grade class.

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  16. North Face headquarters leaving Bay Area; hundreds of jobs affectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | Inside Bay Area

    The North Face is packing up all that gear and moving its headquarters, along with hundreds of jobs, out of the Bay Area. The outdoor activewear and gear maker's parent company, VF Corp., announced this week that it is splitting its outdoors and denim businesses into two publicly traded companies.

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  17. California bird rescue group inundated with injured, starving waterbirdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | Inside Bay Area

    International Bird Rescue has treated more than 2,500 sick and injured seabirds so far this year, including 100 common murres. Common Murre adults and chicks swim in a recovery pool at International Bird Rescue's San Francisco Bay-Delta facility in Fairfield.

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  18. Greenpeace ranks Whole Foods No. 1 in seafood sustainability; Trader Joe's falls 7 spotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | Inside Bay Area

    Whole Foods tops Greenpeace's 2018 ranking of groceries with the best sustainable seafood practices, with ALDI ranked third and Target coming in fourth, according the "Carting Away the Oceans" study released the evening of Tuesday, Aug. 14. Trader Joe's received a passing grade, but tumbled seven spots and has gone from "leading retailer to mediocre performer." The grocery ranked 14th and Costco came in 15th out of 22 groceries surveyed.

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  19. Enjoy Burning Man without leaving the SF Bay AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 13 | Inside Bay Area

    "Storied Haven," by artist Bree Hylkema and the art collective Five-Ton Crane installed in Santa Rosa, is a 30-foot-tall boot, straight out of Mother Goose. "Storied Haven," by artist Bree Hylkema and the art collective Five-Ton Crane installed in Santa Rosa, is a 30-foot-tall boot, straight out of Mother Goose.

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  20. Northern California man shoots, kills his 3 children and himselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 13 | Inside Bay Area

    Police say a man who was arrested twice this year on domestic violence charges shot and killed three of his children then turned the gun on himself. Police in Clearlake, about 110 miles north of San Francisco, said the man's wife placed a 911 call early Sunday.

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