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  1. Diablo Magazine Readers Select the 2018 Best of the East Bay WinnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    Diablo's Best of the East Bay issue is always a source of exciting new discoveries and beloved classics. -Diablo Editorial Director Deborah Kirk This year's Best of the East Bay issue boasts nine categories and 100 winners.

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  2. Traffic diverters stripped from 8th Avenue 'neighborway'Read the original story

    Wednesday Jun 20 | SFBay

    A final plan to calm traffic along Eighth Avenue in San Francisco's Richmond District was approved Tuesday, but was different than what was proposed to the public. The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency approved its first Neighborway Project on Tuesday, which focuses on calming vehicle traffic to make corridors safer for pedestrians and bicyclists.

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  3. Albert Breer: Patriots talked to four teams about possibly trading Rob GronkowskiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 20 | Pats Pulpit

    Two weeks ago, rumors started to surface that the New England Patriots were looking into potentially trading tight end Rob Gronkowski earlier this offseason. At that point, Gronkowski had not yet sat down with head coach Bill Belichick to guarantee his full commitment to returning in 2018.

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  4. Ted Leitner returns to the booth after cancer scareRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 20 | KFMB-am

    SAN DIEGO On Tuesday night, the voice of the San Diego Padres, Ted Leitner, returned to the radio booth just weeks after a cancer scare. On May 29th, Leitner tweeted that he had cancer and was leaving the booth indefinitely.

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  5. On the outskirts: inside 4 Excelsior eateriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | Hoodline

    Approaching the city's outskirts, the Balboa Park and Excelsior neighborhoods are great for Sunday soccer games, shopping at independently-owned businesses, or sharing a meal with friends without waiting in line. From a revamped dive bar to a new ramen spot, read on for a rundown of the businesses locals are talking about in this outer San Francisco neighborhood.

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  6. Sausalito says tourist traffic, housing top issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | Marin Independent Journal

    In general, residents are happy with the city, with 49 percent feeling it is heading in the “right direction,” 29 percent not offering an opinion and 23 percent saying it's on the wrong track. “Voters feel positive about the city,” said Lucia del Puppo of Oakland-based FM3 research, which was hired by the city for about $25,000 to conduct the survey.

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  7. Walk-through: Oakland Art Deco enjoys tiered backyard with patiosRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | SFGate

    8 El Carmello Circle in Oakland is a three-bedroom Art Deco home with more than 2,000 square feet of living space. Twice a week, The Chronicle features a home on the market that caught our eye for its architecture, history or character.

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  8. One-time rivals talk unity in race for California governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | Daily Times

    As Democratic rivals for governor, California Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom and former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa spent months belittling each other: To believe it, Newsom was selling snake oil, and Villaraigosa was a shifty corporate shill.

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  9. Breer: Patriots talked Rob Gronkowski with 49ers, one of the few teams they trustRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | Niners Nation

    The 2018 offseason has featured a host of rumors surrounding New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski . There was talk he might retire, then he wanted a raise, and that in turn led to trade rumors.

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  10. Embracing Respect and Dignity as The Next Frontier in Preventing Patient HarmRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 19 | Health News Digest

    Even when health care experiences go well, patients and their families can still suffer harm. To date, organizational efforts to reduce harm have focused primarily on physical harm, but other forms of harm are both prevalent and equally as important.

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  11. Fiction: Yes, Tommy Orange's New Novel Really Is That GoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | The New York Times

    In George R. Stewart's "Names on the Land: A Historical Account of Place-Naming in the United States," there is a single mention of Oakland, Calif.: "Across the bay from San Francisco was a stretch of flat land scattered with magnificent California live oaks. In Mexican times it had been known as Encinal del Temescal, 'oak-grove of the sweat-house.'

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  12. Communal reading party speaks volumes for school librariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | SFGate

    There wasn't an iPhone in sight in the low-lit event room of the Bindery on June 5 - and I checked. Approximately 40 of us gathered, without having RSVPed or paid anything to be there, and read books quietly for 90 minutes.

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  13. 49ers might not win Super Bowl, but bet on at least nine winsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | Http

    Optimist view: Jimmy Garoppolo authored a nice little opening chapter as the new face of the Niners: Following his elevation to QB1, they went 5-0 to close 2017, after going 1-10 with Brian Hoyer and C.J. Beathard.

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  14. SFMTA Opens New Islais Creek Bus Facility to Keep New Vehicles Clean and in Good Working OrderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | Mass Transit

    The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency has announced the opening of the city's new state-of-the-art maintenance and operations facility, Islais Creek. This is the first time the agency has opened a bus maintenance facility in 30 years.

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  15. SF's newest hotel may have best view in townRead the original story

    Monday Jun 18 | SFGate

    The Lodge at the Presidio is the second hotel on the former Army base. The Inn at the Presidio opened in 2012 in a former officers' quarters.

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  16. How Frida Kahlo Invented 'Frida Kahlo'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | TheDailyBeast.com

    "Kahlo's unique approach to fashioning her self became both a source for and subject of her bold, uncompromising art," reads a placard at the entrance to the Victoria and Albert Museum's new exhibition in London, Frida Kahlo: Making Her Self Up . On display here, and exhibited outside of Mexico for the first time since they were discovered in Kahlo 's home in 2004, are some of the most intimate possessions of Mexico's best-known female artist, including objects of dress.

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  17. The line to board an Interjet A320 at the Guadalajara airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | SFGate

    An Interjet airliner is shown at gate D10 after its inaugural arrival at George Bush Intercontinental Airport from Monterrey, Mexico Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, in Houston. An Interjet airliner is shown at gate D10 after its inaugural arrival at George Bush Intercontinental Airport from Monterrey, Mexico Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, in Houston.

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  18. Bay Area political events: High-rent tour, Missouri phone bankRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | SFGate

    High-rent walking tour: Explores "the role community plays in producing the sky-high rents of San Francisco. The walk turns the anti-community effect of those stratospheric rents on its head by asserting that the whole of land values belong to the community as property tax revenue."

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  19. Wool, mohair program stops at Navajo Nation for seventh yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | SFGate

    In this May 5, 2009, file photo, Chalula, a Navajo-Churro sheep, has her wool sheared by David Melcon, chief sheep shearer, during the annual sheep shearing event at the Children's Zoo Family Farm at the San Francisco Zoo in San Francisco. The San Francisco Zoo sends the wool to a Native American Reservation where it will be used for traditional weaving.

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  20. Things to do in San Francisco?Read the original story

    Saturday Jun 16 | Geekzone

    I will be heading up there for work next month and may stay for an additional week to experience San Francisco outside of work too. I heard it's not worthwhile hiring a car as one can public transport or taxi around much more easily than Auckland.

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