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  1. A's don't support Oakland/Alameda County buyout talksRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal

    Two days after Alameda County announced it wanted to sell the city its stake in the debt-ridden Oakland Coliseum complex, some are questioning whether such a deal is feasible and whether the county's departure might actually complicate stadium negotiations with the Oakland Raiders and A's. As local leaders met Friday to discuss a city buyout of the county's share of the 120-acre site in East Oakland, A's owner Lew Wolff said he was not supportive of a buyout and did not think it would simplify talks for a new A's stadium on the East Oakland site.

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  2. Body found in Lake ChabotRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... Officers from the district's police force were called out to retreive the body and turned it over to the Alameda County coroner who were tasked with notifying the next of kin, Jones said. Lake Chabot has been the site of ongoing searches over the ...

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  3. Oakland Raiders give silent treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | Contra Costa Times

    ... other than to say that she briefed him on the City Council's most recent stadium discussions. Oakland and Alameda County are still working with Floyd Kephart, a San Diego-based finance professional who last month proposed that Raiders ownership help ...

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  4. State Bar names new chief operations officerRead the original story

    Yesterday | California Bar Journal

    SAN FRANCISCO, July 31, 2015 The Board of Trustees of the State Bar of California has named Alameda County Court Executive Officer Leah T. Wilson as its first chief operations officer. "The board is pleased to welcome a talented and innovative administrator with experience in addressing the fiscal, programmatic, and organizational cultural issues that often define an organization's success," said State Bar President Craig Holden.

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  5. Camp Parks Officials Investigating Cause of Brush FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    ... wildfires," Camp Parks officials said in a statement. Smoke from both fires filled the skies over Tri-Valley. Alameda County Fire and Cal Fire crews assisted with the firefighting efforts on Camp Parks. No one was injured and no structures were ...

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  6. Man convicted in 1976 school bus hijacking allowed paroleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS News

    ... decision to stand. In this Aug. 4, 1976 file photo, James Schoenfeld, right, is shown with Sgt. Splan of the Alameda County Sheriff's Department as Schoenfeld leaves the Alameda County Jail in Oakland, Calif. Schoenfeld, his brother, Richard, and a ...

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  7. 15 Things To Do In The Bay AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS Local

    ... Buena Gardens in San Francisco on August 8th and 9th for Filipino music, crafts and food! 12 - Help fund the Alameda County Bar Association's pro bono work while enjoying a fantastic dinner Thursday, August 6th for "Dine Around for Justice" in ...

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  8. Attorney For Jahi McMath To Fight Brain-Dead Declaration; Decision Could Cost Family MillionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS Local

    ... Nailah Winkfield has filed a wrongful death and malpractice suit against Children's Hospital. This week, an Alameda County Superior Court judge said he was inclined to dismiss part of the lawsuit and uphold previous determinations that McMath is ...

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  9. Freedom School Provides New Hope for Probationary Youth in Alameda CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | East Bay Express

    ... Wilmont Sweeney, a youth probation camp in the hills of San Leandro. Vaughn is the chief of schools for the Alameda County Office of Education. Each week, Freedom School staffers invite members of the community to their morning assembly to talk ...

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  10. West Nile virus: Infected mosquitoes test positive for the illness in FremontRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Contra Costa Times

    Mosquitoes collected last week in the Tri-City area were infected with the West Nile virus, county officials said, making them Alameda County's first insects this year to test positive for the illness. Five Fremont birds carrying the virus were discovered earlier this year, but no mosquitoes had been detected countywide until two mosquito groups collected July 22 in north Fremont tested positive.

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  11. Tentative Ruling in Jahi McMath Case Could Cost Family MillionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NBC Bay Area

    An Alameda County judge is inclined to uphold previous findings that the Oakland girl is dead, even though she's still on life support, the Mercury News reports . If that's the case, it would limit damages in any malpractice case to a few hundred thousand dollars, instead of the millions the family could get if she were considered alive.

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  12. Mosquitoes infected with West Nile virus found in FremontRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | San Jose Mercury News

    Mosquitoes collected last week in the Tri-City area were infected with the West Nile virus, health officials said, making them Alameda County's first insects this year to test positive for the illness. Five Fremont birds carrying the disease were discovered earlier this year, but no mosquitoes had been detected countywide until two mosquito groups collected July 22 in north Fremont tested positive.

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  13. Oakland doctor charged with unlawfully prescribing drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Inside Bay Area

    The Alameda County District Attorney's Office filed felony charges Thursday against an Oakland pain management doctor accused of prescribing prescriptions for large quantities of pain-relieving medications and other dangerous drugs. Prosecutors said Dr. Carol Jessop, who practiced out of an office at 5349 College Ave. in Oakland, is charged with four felony counts of unlawful prescription of a controlled substance and two felony counts of providing prescription of a controlled substance to an addicted person.

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  14. Governor Brown allows parole for Chowchilla school bus hijackerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Contra Costa Times

    ... Palmer/AP) FILE - In this Aug. 4, 1976 file photo, James Schoenfeld, right, is shown with Sgt. Splan of the Alameda County Sheriff's Department as Schoenfeld leaves the Alameda County Jail in Oakland, Calif. California Gov. Jerry Brown has until ...

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  15. Tom Reardon Returning to Feinstein's at the Nikko, 9/16-17Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... reprising his role as Hook this fall in the Berkeley Playhouse production of Peter Pan. By day, Reardon is an Alameda County Superior Court judge, having served there since 1998. Prior to his appointment to the bench, he served as staff attorney to ...

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  16. Doctor Charged For Illegal PrescriptionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NBC Bay Area

    An Oakland doctor pleaded not guilty to six counts of felonies and four counts of misdemeanors on Thursday, an Alameda County district attorney said. Doctor Carol Jessop was arrested for suspicion of for four felony counts of unlawful prescription of a controlled substance, two felony counts of providing prescription of a controlled substance, three misdemeanor counts of excessive prescribing and administering of drugs and one misdemeanor count of possession of a controlled substance, District Attorney Nancy O'Malley said.

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  17. Attorney Matt Sullivan Named to the Northern California Rising Star...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PR Leap

    ... sex crimes, firearms cases, and violent crimes. He frequently appears in San Francisco, Marin, San Mateo, and Alameda County criminal courts. He also handles cases in Napa, Sonoma, Contra Costa, and Santa Clara county. "I am honored to be included ...

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  18. Tentative ruling: Judge rules against Jahi's family in civil caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | San Jose Mercury News

    In a tentative ruling that could cost the family of Jahi McMath millions of dollars, an Alameda County Superior Court judge said he was inclined to uphold previous determinations that the Oakland girl who made worldwide headlines has died. The debate over whether McMath died following a tonsil surgery gone wrong at Children's Hospital Oakland in December 2013 has raged for more than a year.

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  19. Thousands mourn loss of Hayward officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Republic

    ... we have to do something for the family, for the community, and for the men and women who worked beside him," Alameda County Undersheriff Rich Lucia told the Tribune.

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  20. Governor allows parole for California school bus hijackerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Miami Herald

    James Schoenfeld, right, is shown with Sgt. Splan of the Alameda County Sheriff's Department as Schoenfeld leaves the Alameda County Jail in Oakland, Calif., on Aug. 4, 1976.

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