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  1. Roadshow: Freeway fixes will come to Dublin, Fremont -- some dayRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | Inside Bay Area

    ... from Interstate 580 west to Interstate 680 south in Dublin? It's very dangerous. A Hallelujah, yes! When Alameda County voters approved a new sales tax last year, it included $20 million in seed money to upgrade this much-deplored interchange. ...

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  2. Berkeley tragedy: US balcony builder fails to stall probeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Independent.ie

    ... Segue Construction took legal action to demand its engineers be allowed accompany investigators from the Alameda County Attorney-General's office as they examine the balcony from which 13 students fell. The accident, on June 16, at the Library ...

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  3. Oakland East Bay Symphony Celebrates Independence Day with Concert TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... at the Craneway, Oakland East Bay Symphony will also perform on Independence Day, Saturday, July 4, at the Alameda County Fair. Following pre-concert live music featuring performances by top local music groups. At 8 p.m. the Oakland East Bay ...

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  4. Oakland Police Seize More Than $50,000 in Illegal Fireworks in RaidRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... spokeswoman Officer Johnna Watson said. Because of the type and volume of the cache, police called in the Alameda County sheriff's Bomb Squad, Watson said. Most of the fireworks were aerials, Oakland Fire Department chief of staff Cynthia Perkins ...

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  5. Fremont chastised for destroying emails, Berkeley Mayor Tom Bates...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Fremont Bulletin

    Fremont was taken to task this week for destroying most of its emails after 30 days, a practice the city has already modified. In its annual report released this week, the Alameda County civil grand jury criticized Fremont for characterizing all city emails as preliminary drafts and purging them unless they are determined to be records that should be retained.

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  6. East Bay businesses can get rebate for energy programsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    A special energy-efficiency program of PG&E and the state Public Utilities Commission is offering energy assessments for small- to medium-size businesses in Contra Costa and Alameda counties that can lead to rebates of up to 50 percent of the cost of installing more efficient equipment. Restaurants, small businesses, offices, retail, light industrial, auto dealerships, personal services and financial services offices are good candidates for the rebates.

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  7. Livermore: Man suffers major injuries after rollover accident on Tesla RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    The driver lost control of his SUV when he took a sharp turn around 4:26 p.m. Thursday on Tesla and Cross roads, said Alameda County Fire Battalion Chief Alan Evans. The vehicle crashed and rolled over.

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  8. FBI Hunts SF Bay Area Fiber-Optic Cable CuttersRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | TechNewsWorld

    ... when someone severed cables used by Wave Broadband. Tuesday's attack knocked out service to customers in Alameda County, Sacramento and the San Francisco area, said FBI special agent Greg Wuthrich. "We have been in consultation with the FBI, but ...

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  9. Alameda County Supervisor Carson puts brakes on ambulance company bailoutRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    The county's 911 ambulance service is hemorrhaging millions of dollars, but Alameda County supervisors narrowly rejected a plan to slow the flow with an injection of $5 million. Alameda County staff wanted to take money from a reserve fund to help Paramedics Plus, but Supervisor Keith Carson voted no, killing the deal on a 3-1 vote.

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  10. Judge denies Berkeley balcony builder's restraining orderRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KRON 4

    A judge Thursday denied a bid by the company that built a Berkeley apartment complex where six people died earlier this month for a temporary restraining order to prevent prosecutors from testing the balcony and other evidence without company representatives being present. Alameda County Superior Court Judge Evelio Grillo said Segue Construction, which completed its construction of the Library Gardens complex at 2020 Kittredge St. in early 2007, failed to show that it would suffer irreparable harm or hardships if its representatives aren't present when the Alameda County District Attorney's Office examines the evidence in the balcony collapse.

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  11. Police Seize Huge Cache Of Illegal Fireworks In Oakland; 2 ArrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... spokeswoman Officer Johnna Watson said. Because of the type and volume of the cache, police called in the Alameda County sheriff's Bomb Squad, Watson said. Most of the fireworks were aerials, Oakland Fire Department chief of staff Cynthia Perkins ...

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  12. Construction company won't be allowed to access evidence in Berkeley balcony collapseRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Tustin News

    ... Construction said it's concerned with authorities handling of the evidence, including the failed balcony. The Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O'Malley's office took possession of the balcony when she announced the launching of a criminal ...

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  13. Berkeley balcony collapse: Judge denies construction company's request to inspect evidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    ... Evelio Grillo rejected the request at a brief hearing, saying it was tantamount "to participating in" the Alameda County District Attorney's investigation. Inspectors take photos and measurements of rotted wood beams and a balcony outside ...

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  14. Judge denies request for access to balcony collapse evidenceRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    ... Construction said it's concerned with authorities handling of the evidence, including the failed balcony. The Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O'Malley's office took possession of the balcony when she announced the launching of a criminal ...

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  15. Livermore Residents Invited to Give Input About Community ParksRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... provides parks, recreation programs, recreation facilities and open space for a 244-square-mile area of east Alameda County, including Livermore. The public is encouraged to attend the meeting. For more information, call 925-373-5725 or email ...

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  16. In Raiders stadium game, Oakland, Alameda County have optionsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... City quarterback Floyd Kephart , then earmark a portion of the proceeds for a new stadium. But Oakland and Alameda County first must decide if that's the play they want to pursue. It is just one of the options in front of city and county officials ...

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  17. FAME's closure leaves employees without their paychecksRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Fremont Bulletin

    The closure of Families of Alameda for Multi-Cultural/Multi-Lingual Education Charter School's three campuses on Tuesday has resulted in employees and vendors wondering when and if they will get paid -- some owed months of salaries. Alameda County Office of Education spokesperson Patrick Gannon said on Tuesday that the office has heard from at least 20 vendors that have not been paid in months, with claims ranging from hundreds to thousands of dollars.

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  18. Corrections from June 26 editionRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Fremont Bulletin

    ... by Hemang Jangle and Madeline Zhang. Also last week, due to a reporting error, an attribution from the Alameda County Office of Education was wrongly cited as from the Alameda County Board of Education. Ready to dine al fresco? Picnic cocktails, ...

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  19. Oakland politics could sack Raiders stadium plan in Bay Area cityRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... elements that could cost the project key public support. Last week, Kephart provided the city of Oakland and Alameda County with the framework for a financing plan for a Coliseum City development that could cost more than $4 billion and include a ...

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  20. Surveillance Video Shows Dam Vandalized, 50 Million Gallons Of Water LostRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... a restricted area of Alameda Creek and intentionally damaging an inflatable dam. The dam is used in the Alameda County Water District's operations to recharge the Niles Cone Groundwater Basin, one of the district's main water supplies. The damage ...

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