Alameda County Newswire (Page 8)

Alameda County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Alameda County, CA. (Page 8)

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  1. Faith Against FrackingRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Indybay.org

    ... fracking and other extreme methods of extracting oil from the earth in California? Should it be allowed in Alameda County? What measures can those of us who oppose these procedures take? An open discussion to voice differing views will follow the ...

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  2. CA: AC Transit Hires Silicon Valley Transit Leader as New GMRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Mass Transit

    Michael Hursh, a nine-year veteran of the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority who has been its chief operating officer since 2012, was confirmed in the new position by AC Transit directors Wednesday. He will take over the East Bay district Sept.

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  3. Livermore: Tesla Fire 25 percent contained, 2,500 acres burnedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Inside Bay Area

    ... said officials were trying to confirm firefighter reports that it appeared to be vacant. Cal Fire and Alameda County Fire crews will continue to tackle the fire throughout the day, and Temmermand said they are hopeful that cooler weather may aid ...

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  4. Bay Area housing enjoying busiest summer since downturnRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Business Journal

    ... Bay Area, with deals leaping more than 15 percent in Contra Costa County alone since 2014, 13.7 percent in Alameda County and 8.5 percent in Santa Clara County. In other areas, however, sales fell, but were accompanied by massive gains in prices - ...

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  5. CSI: Birdland -- who killed the Livermore pigeon?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | San Jose Mercury News

    DEAR JOAN: The fresh, dead bird in my front yard seems to be a band-tailed pigeon. One feathery-puffy wing has been neatly removed.

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  6. San Lorenzo, What a TownRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Patch.com

    ... named "Stinky" the dead Opossum. (Poor Stinky, former San Lorenzo resident). We even got some help by Alameda County Sheriff's Deputy Jacob Swalwell who stopped by. The kids got Junior Deputy stickers for doing the right thing. It's nice that the ...

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  7. Oakland: Middle school community mourns loss of slain custodianRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | San Jose Mercury News

    Moments of silence and testimonies of service Wednesday brought members of Claremont Middle School community a small measure of peace in the wake of an untimely death this week. Roderick Price, 31, one of the school's full-time custodians, was shot to death early Sunday on Broadway in downtown Oakland, a deputy with the Alameda County coroner's bureau confirmed Wednesday.

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  8. Alameda County Water District Decommissions Water Treatment Plant in FremontRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Patch.com

    During its August 13 board meeting, the Alameda County Water District Board of Directors acted unanimously to decommission its Mission San Jose Water Treatment Plant located off Vargas Road in Fremont. The decision follows comprehensive staff studies that conclude the district will reliably meet projected water demands without the plant, and will avoid costly improvements to the facility.

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  9. Grass fire scorches nearly 4 square miles east of LivermoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | SFGate

    ... has been evacuated. Temmermand says 23 engines, three bulldozers, four air tankers and two helicopters from Alameda County fire district were fighting the blaze and crews from the East Bay Regional Parks fire district are expected to join the line ...

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  10. Grass fire scorches 1,000 acres east of LivermoreRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 19 | My Mother Lode

    ... has been evacuated. Temmermand says 23 engines, three bulldozers, four air tankers and two helicopters from Alameda County fire district were fighting the blaze and crews from the East Bay Regional Parks fire district are expected to join the line ...

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  11. Big blaze east of Livermore: 1,000 acres up in smokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Inside Bay Area

    ... park has been evacuated. Twenty-three engines, three bulldozers, four air tankers and two helicopters from Alameda County fire district were fighting the blaze and crews from East Bay Regional Parks fire district are expected to join the line ...

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  12. 200-Acre Grass Fire Burns Uncontained Near LivermoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | CBS Local

    CBS San Francisco Connect With Us At KPIX 5 PROGRAM GUIDE: KPIX 5 TV Schedule WATCH: A Glimpse Inside The Working KPIX 5 Newsroom Breaking News Send news tips, video & photos, and video to the KPIX 5 [...] CONNECT WITH KCBS Welcome to KCBS All News 740AM & 106.9FM on CBSSanFrancisco.com! LISTEN LIVE RIGHT NOW: KCBS Live Audio Stream LIKE KCBS Radio On Facebook: KCBS is the Bay Area's only all news station, serving [...] A tanker drops fire retardant on a grass fire near Tesla and Corral Hollow roads in unincorporated Alameda County east of Livermore, August 19, 2015. LIVERMORE - A 200-acre grass fire was burning uncontained Wednesday afternoon east of Livermore in unincorporated Alameda County, according to Cal Fire.

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  13. AC Transit hires Silicon Valley transit leader as new general managerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Inside Bay Area

    Michael Hursh, a nine-year veteran of the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority who has been its chief operating officer since 2012, was confirmed in the new position by AC Transit directors Wednesday. He will take over the East Bay district Sept.

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  14. Man Killed by Amtrak Train in Oakland Friday IdentifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Patch.com

    A man killed by an Amtrak train near an Oakland crossing last Friday morning was identified today as 37-year-old Reginald Florence, according to the Alameda County coroner's bureau.

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  15. Peralta Colleges ready for new school year MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Contra Costa Times

    ... chief of police, along with more than a dozen active and retired members of the Oakland Police Department and Alameda County Sheriff's Office. The classes will be held from 6 to 8:20 p.m. on Wednesdays and a number of Saturdays. For more ...

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  16. CommunityRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 19 | The Jewish News Weekly

    Fulfilling the commandment to care for those in need, Jewish organizations reach out with social services, financial aid, workshops and support groups, and opportunities to volunteer. Hebrew Free Loan, established in 1897 to help new immigrants with interest-free loans, today also assists adopting couples, first-time homebuyers, families facing emergencies, college students and small-business owners.

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  17. Tesla Fire (Alameda County) Started 8/19/2015, updated 8/19/2015Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Cal Fire

    The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protecton is unable to guarantee the accuracy of this translation and is therefore not liable for any inaccurate information resulting from the translation application tool.

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  18. Bay Area real estate: Busiest summer since downturnRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... Among the leaders in the sales flurry were Contra Costa County with a 15.1 percent jump over July 2014, Alameda County with a 13.7 percent year-over-year leap, and Santa Clara County with an 8.6 percent increase. For the two East Bay counties, the ...

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  19. Oakland Police Let Media Watch Body-Cam Footage of Fatal Incidents,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | East Bay Express

    ... just a single investigation, there are multiple investigations by OPD internal affairs and homicide, and the Alameda County District Attorney's office," said Watson. James Chanin, an attorney who has worked for over a decade with the Oakland Police ...

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  20. Walgreens Settles Suit Over Consultations for Prescription DrugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Patch.com

    The Walgreens Co. pharmacy chain has agreed to pay $500,000 to settle a consumer protection lawsuit that alleged that its pharmacies didn't properly consult with consumers of prescription drugs, Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O'Malley said.

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