Alcatraz Island Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Modern-Day ExplorersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | The Madison Courier

    ... Native American tribes, each with their own culture and practices. Moderau's daughter, Lexi, loved going to Alcatraz Island, and 4-year-old Torsten was excited any time they got to ride a locomotive or a steam boat, she said. There was one ...

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  2. Hotel Union Square Announces a New Website for Its San Francisco HotelRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | Digital Game Developer

    ... attractions nearby. Some of the attractions located near the San Francisco hotel are Aquarium of the Bay, Alcatraz Island, San Francisco Zoo, Golden Gate Bridge, California Academy of the Sciences, and many more. Those planning a visit can also ...

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  3. Artist-Activist Ai Weiwei Is Given His Passport BackRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Details

    ... curators and assistants to bring his installations to the world. Earlier this year he did one with Legos on Alcatraz Island ; in 2013 he covertly shipped fiberglass diorama depicting his detainment to Venice, Italy. He told The Guardian his first ...

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  4. Ai WeiWei gets passport back, 4 years after China seized itRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... @Large, including Lego portraits of dissidents, had a seven-month run recently on San Francisco Bay's Alcatraz Island. Before his detention, Ai had spoken out about a number of national scandals, including the deaths of students in shoddily built ...

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  5. Hotel Union Square Announces a New Website for Its San Francisco HotelRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2015 | Digital Game Developer

    ... attractions nearby. Some of the attractions located near the San Francisco hotel are Aquarium of the Bay, Alcatraz Island, San Francisco Zoo, Golden Gate Bridge, California Academy of the Sciences, and many more. Those planning a visit can also ...

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  6. Douglas Cook, screenwriter for The Rock and Double Jeopardy, dies aged 56Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | Daily Mail

    Biggest success: Douglas Cook and his writing partner David Weisberg saw their film The Rock earn more than A 215million at the Box Office The movie starred Sean Connery, Nicolas Cage and Ed Harris and earned more than A 215million at the Box Office. The film, directed by Michael Bay, saw a group of rogue US marines take control of Alcatraz Island and threaten a nerve gas attack on San Francisco.

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  7. Sunderland continue their USA tour with a trip to Alcatraz... but...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... relegation? Sunderland may have only just avoided relegation by the skin of their teeth but escaping from Alcatraz Island is a whole other level. The Black Cats are currently in San Francisco as they continue their pre-season tour of the USA and ...

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  8. Too many presidential candidates? What about the anarchist, socialist, prohibitionist a " and catRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... filed by candidates whose platforms include stuff like giving every American a free pony and turning Alcatraz Island into a temple of New Age music and light shows. Sifting through the presidential declarations filed with the FEC is a rewarding ...

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  9. Limberbutt McCubbins is 1 of 459 candidates for US presidentRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2015 | The Miami Herald

    ... filed by candidates whose platforms include stuff like giving every American a free pony and turning Alcatraz Island into a temple of New Age music and light shows. Sifting through the presidential declarations filed with the FEC is a rewarding ...

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  10. Therea s way more presidential candidates than you thinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2015 | The Miami Herald

    ... filed by candidates whose platforms include stuff like giving every American a free pony and turning Alcatraz Island into a temple of New Age music and light shows. Sifting through the presidential declarations filed with the FEC is a rewarding ...

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  11. Suspect arrested in fatal stabbing of Contra Costa College professor's sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | Contra Costa Times

    ... was active in the American Indian Movement, particularly in the 1960s and 70s when activists took over Alcatraz Island and helped lead the "Longest Walk," a spiritual walk from San Francisco to Washington D.C. in 1978. In 1976, the Brightman home in ...

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  12. Lakota Brightman, son of Contra Costa College professor Lehman...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    ... was active in the American Indian Movement, particularly in the 1960s and '70s when activists took over Alcatraz Island and helped lead the "Longest Walk," a spiritual walk from San Francisco to Washington D.C. in 1978. In 1976, the Brightmans' home ...

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  13. Lakota Brightman, son of Contra Costa College professor Lehman Brightman stabbed to death in RichmondRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | Contra Costa Times

    ... also was active in the American Indian Movement, particularly in the 1960s and 70s when activists took over Alcatraz Island and helped lead the "Longest Walk," a spiritual walk from San Francisco to Washington D.C. in 1978. In 1976, the Brightman's ...

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  14. WAX Poster Art Prints: High-quality reproductions from Ai Weiwei,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2015 | Cool Hunting

    ... and master print... The throng arrived early and in large groups for the first departure of the day to Alcatraz Island from Pier 33 in San Francisco. After ferry-goers disembarked boat, it was clear who was there to see political dissident Ai ...

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  15. Princeton Power Systems: Brooklyn Army Terminal Announced as a Project of the Year Finalist for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2015 | Electric Energy Online

    Princeton Power Systems, a leading global designer and manufacturer of technology products and embedded software for energy storage, microgrid operations, and electric vehicle charging, has announced that their Brooklyn Army Terminal project is a finalist for the 2015 Intersolar Project of the Year Award. Princeton Power's Alcatraz Island Microgrid was named a 2014 Project of the Year at last year's event, highlighting the company's pioneering work on both coasts of the USA.

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  16. Much of Bay Area's maritime history remains buriedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    ... bottom sediments that it has never been exposed or visible from the water, he said. In addition, near Alcatraz Island, the firm also found some remains of the 19th century schooner Sagamore and clipper ship Ringleader in an area where enormous rocks ...

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  17. San Francisco: $3 million restoration shines up AlcatrazRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2015 | Concord Monitor

    More than a million people visit Alcatraz Island every year to see the shuttered prison sitting in the San Francisco Bay, made famous by Clint Eastwood in the movie about the great escape of three prisoners in the early 1960s. But these days, the prison, first opened to the public in October 1973, has been showing wear and tear, and some buildings needed new roofs, stabilizing and paint.

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  18. Family Day Trip, Petaluma? See Newly Preserved Historic Features Of AlcatrazRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... west side. Stabilization work has also been completed on the citadel and additional construction projects at Alcatraz Island are in the planning process.

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  19. Alcatraz shows off more than $3M in upgradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | The Daily Republic

    More than a million people visit Alcatraz Island every year to see the shuttered prison sitting in the San Francisco Bay, made famous by Clint Eastwood in the movie about the great escape of three prisoners in the early 1960s. But these days, the prison, first opened to the public in October 1973, has been showing wear and tear, and some buildings needed new roofs, stabilizing and paint.

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  20. Alcatraz Island Unveils Newly-Preserved Historic FeaturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | SF Appeal

    ... west side. Stabilization work has also been completed on the citadel and additional construction projects at Alcatraz Island are in the planning process.

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