Alameda County Newswire

Alameda County Newswire

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  1. Santa Clara County to consider renewing ambulance contract for three yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... Rural/Metro's increased base rate of $1,476 per call is still well below the Bay Area average of $1,820. Alameda County's rate is $1,895 while Contra Costa County's is $1,821. San Mateo County comes in higher than the average, at $2,101. While the ...

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  2. Man Convicted of Attempted Manslaughter for Berkeley AttackRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Patch.com

    ... of Oct. 23, 2013, but was acquitted of two other counts of assault and a charge of evading a police officer. Alameda County Superior Court jurors, who deliberated for four days before reaching their verdict today, will return to court on Wednesday ...

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  3. Guest commentary: Southern Alameda needs proposed Niles Canyon trailRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Inside Bay Area

    As the county supervisors who represent eastern and southern Alameda County, we are committed to building public support for a unique transportation project that would promote exercise and recreation, preserve precious natural resources and protect public safety. The project is known as the Niles Canyon multi-use trail.

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  4. Alameda County to Offer Valentine's Day WeddingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Patch.com

    The Alameda County Clerk-Recorder's Office is pleased to announce that its offices at 1106 Madison Street will be open on Valentine's Day - Sunday, February 14th, 2016 - from 10 a.m.to 1 p.m., exclusively to serve couples who want to have their wedding ceremonies in the County's specially furnished Wedding Room. "Valentine's Day is always a busy day at the Clerk-Recorder's office due to the many couples who wish to have weddings on this special day celebrating love and romance,'' said Steve Manning, Alameda County Auditor Controller/Clerk-Recorder.

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  5. Motorcyclist Killed in Crash on I-880 IdentifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Patch.com

    A motorcyclist killed when he crashed into a box truck on Interstate Highway 880 in Hayward last week was identified today as a 56-year-old Brentwood resident, according to the Alameda County coroner's bureau. Gerry Lieberwirth was riding his Harley-Davidson and splitting lanes on southbound Highway 880 near the connector ramp to the San Mateo-Hayward Bridge at about 6 a.m. on Feb. 1 when he slammed into the truck, according to the California Highway Patrol.

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  6. I-880 motorcycle crash: Driver who split lanes, hit truck identified as East Bay manRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | San Jose Mercury News

    The motorcyclist who crashed into a box truck and died last week on a South Bay freeway was a Brentwood man, the Alameda County Coroner's said Monday. Gerry Lieberwirth, 56, crashed on southbound Interstate 880 on Feb. 4 after trying to split lanes of traffic while on a bluish black Harley Davidson, the California Highway Patrol said.

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  7. Motorcyclist hospitalized after hit-and-run crash near Castro ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | KRON 4

    A motorcyclist was injured Sunday night in a hit-and-run collision in unincorporated Alameda County, a California Highway Patrol officer said. The accident occurred around 6:15 p.m. at Grove Way and Gail Drive in the unincorporated community of Castro Valley, authorities said.

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  8. Pleasanton: One woman's clutter is a whole city's historical bountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Inside Bay Area

    ... neighborhood, Bailey and Riddle were suspicious of his intent involving Jones from the start. They got the Alameda County District Attorney's Office involved. Messier had originally faced 10 felony counts. But because Jones' dementia was creating ...

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  9. Motorcyclist Injured in Hit-And-Run CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Patch.com

    CASTRO VALLEY, CA: A motorcyclist went to a hospital with minor injuries this evening in a hit-and-run collision in unincorporated Alameda County, officials with the California Highway Patrol said. The first report of the collision came in at 6:15 p.m. at Grove Way and Gail Drive in the unincorporated community of Castro Valley, CHP Officer Ron Simmons said.

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  10. A Big Show of Appreciation: Existing Home Sellers Won in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Builder

    ... California, in the San Francisco metro area (65 percent average home price gains for 2015 home sellers); Alameda County, California , also in the San Francisco metro area (64 percent average gain); Santa Clara County, California, in the San Jose ...

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  11. Saturday Smiles: Warriors Go To Washington; Man At Gym Resuscitated; Powerball Prize ClaimedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Patch.com

    ... were trying to earn a sleepover at Levi's, but the 49ers changed their minds. And then, another reversal. The Alameda County Reading Association is pleased to award three mini-grants for the 2015-A -16 school year to NHUSD teachers. The Princess ...

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  12. Antioch residents arrested in El Cerrito robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Contra Costa Times

    ... emani Nash, 26, on suspicion of robbery, conspiracy and on an outstanding warrant for an unrelated robbery in Alameda County.

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  13. FBI investigating Eas Bay wine company, bankruptcy trustee saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... wrote. "The FBI is investigating this matter, and the trustee is cooperating with the FBI." Last month, the Alameda County District Attorney's Office directed customers who were owed wine or refunds and who suspected fraud to make their complaints ...

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  14. San Lorenzo Teachers Reach Tentative Settlement with School DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Patch.com

    ... way to help recruit and retain the district's teachers. Teachers in San Lorenzo are among the lowest paid in Alameda County and many teachers in the past have left for better paying districts in the East Bay, according to SLEA officials. "Through ...

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  15. Judge halts end-of-life decision-making for nursing home patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | SFGate

    An Alameda County judge has ordered state health officials to stop allowing doctors at nursing homes to administer psychiatric drugs or make end-of-life decisions for patients the doctors consider mentally incompetent. Superior Court Judge Evelio Grillo issued the order Jan. 27 after ruling that a 1992 state law, which authorized nursing home physicians to make those decisions on their own, violates patients' constitutional rights.

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  16. Just Vegas Baby? Oakland Raiders owner says it's a possibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | UPI

    ... Angeles for the long term if a new stadium agreement cannot be agreed upon. The Raiders continue to work with Alameda County on a new stadium plan, but funding is a major issue and owner Mark Davis recently visited Las Vegas to discuss a potential ...

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  17. Pleasanton referendum drive against 43 homes turns in 6,000 signaturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Inside Bay Area

    ... the City Council to either rescind project approval or put the project on the ballot in June or November. Alameda County election officials still must verify the adequacy of the signatures, but project opponents expressed confidence Friday they have ...

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  18. East Bay Profile: Tina Humphrey helps single moms become independent after homelessnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Inside Bay Area

    ... House in 2011. Her daughter recently graduated from George Mason University in Virginia. Teresa Drenick, an Alameda County prosecutor and former Elizabeth House board president, said the organization has "blossomed" under Humphrey's leadership. "The ...

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  19. Lots of Claims But No Tickets: Deadline Passes on Historic Lottery JackpotRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Patch.com

    ... previous largest jackpot that has ever gone unclaimed was $28.5 million for a SuperLotto Plus ticket sold in Alameda County in 2003.

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  20. Deadline Closing In To Cash Unclaimed $63M Lottery PrizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | CBS Local

    ... California Lottery prize in history was $28.5 million. The winning ticket was sold in 2003 in San Lorenzo in Alameda County. It's harder to determine the largest unclaimed prize for a lottery game in U.S. history. But one contender must certainly be ...

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