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An Idea To Save Oakland Coliseum City: Raiders Stadium / Hotel Complex As of this writing, the Coliseum City Project, at least for the Oakland Raiders, is all but dead. This week, Eric Grubman, President of Business Ventures at the National Football League, visited the Oakland Raiders executives, owner Mark Davis and Raiders President Marc Bedain, and members of the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum Joint Powers Authority, and from what my sources have told me, gave them a stern set of comments that added up to this: this project is behind...

Oakland Police Co-Developing a Statewide Racial Bias Training for CopsEast Bay ExpressCalifornia Attorney General Kamala Harris announced today the results of a ninety-day internal review of the Department of Justice’s trainings on racial bias and use of force. The review included eight findings, one of which is the announcement that … …read more From:: East Oakland News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Bites: The Libertine to open, BUILD Pizzeria closedBerkeleysideIn November last year, its owners, Lisa and David Shapiro, opened nightclub and live music venue Berkeley Underground in the basement of the building housing the restaurant. We will keep …. on Facebook. TOP CHEF TO FILM IN THE BAY AREA The popular … …read more From:: Oakland Restaurants News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Getting To Know – Lonny PowellCal AthleticsOne position Cal does not have a problem with depth is at running back. Led by starter Daniel Lasco, who emerged in 2014 as a force in the Golden Bears‘ revamped rushing attack, true sophomores Tre Watson and Vic Enwere are also back after gaining a … …read more From:: California Golden Bears News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Oakland Raiders work out Clemson edge rusher Vic BeasleyNFL.comThe Oakland Raiders, who hold the No. 4 overall pick, have been linked to the draft’s top wide receiver prospects all offseason. 2015 NFL DRAFT (April 30-May 2 on NFL Network). Prospects: By name | Position | School. Mock drafts: Baldinger 2.0: Eagles …Oakland Raiders RUMORS: Vic Beasley, Nelson Agholor Targeted In 2015 NFL …Headlines & Global News Raiders Workout Vic BeasleyJust Blog Baby (blog)Report: Vic Beasley meets with RaidersTigerNetall 29...

Lawsuit to block sale of historic Berkeley post office dismissedSFGateA lawsuit to prevent the sale of Berkeley’s century-old post office, filed by the city and a preservation group, is premature because the Postal Service took the building off the market after a would-be buyer withdrew from a tentative deal, a federal …Lawsuit to block sale of historic Berkeley put up place of work dismissedStandard Bulletin Lawsuit to block sale of historic Berkeley submit business office dismissedStatesmen Newsall 4 news articles ...

The City of Oakland gears up for Golden State Warriors Playoffsabc7news.comIt’s the best I’ve seen them in a long time,” said Warriors fan Frank Mosely. The Golden State Warriors ended the regular season with the best record in the NBA with 67 wins. That’s a franchise best. On Friday, they face the New Orleans Pelicans in the …Golden State Warriors fans stock up on merchandiseKTVU San Francisco all 3 news articles …read more From:: Golden State Warriors News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Achieving President Obama’s Vision on TrainingNewsroom AmericaVice President Joe Biden and Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf talk to workers at Pacific Gas and Electric, in Oakland, California. April 10, 2015. (Official White House Photo by David Lienemann). Last year, the President laid out a vision for our job …and more …read more From:: Libby Schaaf Oakland News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Western Conference teams face perilous path to NBA FinalsKTTC“It’s an arms race every week.” For the second straight year, seven teams won 50 games in the West: Golden State (67-15), Houston (56-26), the Los Angeles Clippers (56-26), Portland (51-31), Memphis (55-27), San Antonio (55-27) and Dallas (50-32).and more …read more From:: Oakland Mayor Race News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Community News for East Hartford editionHartford CourantEAST HARTFORD – At the Town Council Meeting Tuesday, April 8, Mayor Marcia A. Leclerc was presented with the “Most Improved Golf Course” award for 2014 from Billy Casper Golf for all the work that has been done to improve the aesthetics and playability … …read more From:: Oakland Mayor Race News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

For the first time in the history of the NFL Draft, or at least the last 10 years that Zennie62Media has covered it, there will be no top quarterback scheduled to attend the 2015 NFL Draft. That means no Jameis Winston or Marcus Mariota, or any QB, at least officially. The list the NFL released for the “80th Annual National Football League Player Selection Meeting” has no quarterbacks on it at all. Not one. Arik Armstead, DE, Oregon Vic Beasley, DE, Clemson La’el Collins, T , Louisiana St. Landon Collins, S, Alabama Bud Dupree,...

Review: Alt-J rocks fans at the Greek in BerkeleySan Jose Mercury NewsReview: Alt-J rocks fans at the Greek in Berkeley. By Jim Harrington. [email protected] Posted: 04/17/2015 03:15:07 AM PDT# Comments | Updated: 2 min. ago. Alt-J doesn’t, in fact, play the Bay Area every other week. It just seems that …and more …read more From:: Berkeley Ca. News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

NBA playoffs, 2015: Why the Golden State Warriors will beat the New Orleans …NJ.comNew Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis (23) facts with guard Eric Gordon (10) and guard Tyreke Evans (1) in the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Golden State Warriors in New Orleans, Tuesday, April 7, 2015. The Pelicans won …Wild West: Warriors must navigate loaded playoff fieldUSA TODAY Golden State Warriors playoff preview: Can the league’s best team finish the job?SB NationNBA playoffs preview: Golden State...

Hundreds of workers rally across the East Bay for the “Fight for $15”Richmond ConfidentialRoss said to the cheering crowd at McDonald’s. Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf also made an appearance to show her support. Schaaf was a strong proponent of Measure FF, which passed in November and raised Oakland’s minimum wage to $12.25 in March.and more …read more From:: Libby Schaaf Oakland News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Oakland police discipline system broken, report saysSFGateOakland police officers who get fired or disciplined for misconduct frequently overturn their punishment at arbitration because department officials and the city attorney’s office do a poor job investigating the cases, according to a scathing report …Oakland Fails To Discipline Its Problem Cops ‘Time And Time Again …Huffington Post Updated: Court-Appointed Investigator Slams Oakland’s “Broken” Process for …East Bay ExpressReport criticizes...

Brittany Boyd and Reshanda Gray Selected In WNBA DraftCal AthleticsBERKELEY – California’s Brittany Boyd and Reshanda Gray became the first Golden Bear teammates to be drafted in the same year as the duo were selected Thursday in the 2015 WNBA Draft presented by State Farm at the Mohegan Sun Arena in …Minnesota Lynx wrap up draft, acquire guard Anna Cruz in tradeFOXSports.com WNBA Draft Open Thread: Boyd and Gray go pro!California Golden Blogs (blog)Minnesota Lynx deal for Cruz, draft Gray and ex-Gopher Shae KelleyTwinCities.com-Pioneer...

The Golden Bears Come to Town for a Series Against the BruinsBruins NationTonight, the UCLA Bruins baseball team begins a three-game series against the California Golden Bears. Although this is an important game and an important series, tonight’s game is also a commemoration and a celebration of Jackie Robinson Day, which …No. 16 Cal Upends No. 3 UCLA, 2-0Cal Athletics UCLA Drops Series Opener to Cal, 2-0UCLA Athletics Official Siteall 6 news articles …read more From:: California Golden Bears News By Google...

Report criticizes Oakland’s handling of police arbitration casesContra Costa TimesMayor Libby Schaaf also released a statement, saying she will propose hiring four new people to help address the issue in her upcoming budget proposal. “We appreciate the investigator’s recognition that ‘significant and commendable improvements’ have …and more …read more From:: Libby Schaaf Oakland News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

From Rob Richie, FairVoteBerkeley Daily PlanetIn Oakland, the site of a competitive mayoral race, 685 respondents were surveyed, and another 660 respondents were surveyed across Berkeley, San Francisco, and San Leandro. A total of 1,111 respondents were polled in seven control cities, all … …read more From:: Oakland Mayor Race News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Judge tosses Berkeley lawsuit against postal serviceContra Costa TimesBERKELEY — A U.S. District Court judge threw out a lawsuit Tuesday that would have required a review of environmental impacts of a sale or relocation of services of the downtown Berkeley post office before any sale or relocation of services could take …Sale of Berkeley Post Office SquashedCourthouse News Service all 2 news articles …read more From:: Berkeley Ca. News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Teen hurt in shootout charged with West Oakland mom’s deathSFGateFind&Savevisit|Find&Save|navigation-www|4. MenuSections. http://www.sfgate.com/crime/article/Teen-hurt-in-shootout-charged-with-West-Oakland-6204767.php. Teen hurt in shootout charged with West Oakland mom’s death. By Henry K. Lee. Updated 2:45 …7th suspect charged in West Oakland mother’s murderabc7news.com Boy, 16, is seventh suspect charged in Oakland mom’s fatal shootingContra Costa Times16-year-old charged with murder in West...

Bravo’s reality show ‘Top Chef’ heads to the Bay AreaSan Francisco Business Times (blog)While San Francisco has been looked to as a foodie mecca for quite some time, the tour stop in Oakland reflects the East Bay city’s burgeoning food scene. During Oakland’s ‘restaurant week’ in January, for example, more than 80 restaurants participated. …read more From:: Oakland Restaurants News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Cal Sends 12 Competitors to Mt. Sac RelaysCal AthleticsBERKELEY, Calif. – The California Golden Bears track and field team will be sending a contingent of 12 to the Mt. Sac Relays on Friday, April 17 and Saturday April 18. The Cal men are coming off of their third consecutive Big Meet win this past weekend …and more …read more From:: California Golden Bears News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Building Homes and Jobs Act Would Generate Possibly as Much as $720 Million …East Bay ExpressCalifornia isn’t building enough housing, especially affordable housing. The lack of supply to accommodate demand is one of the greatest market failures in modern history. As a recent Legislative Analyst Office report concluded: “A shortage of housing … …read more From:: Libby Schaaf Oakland News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Oakland Raiders Rumors: Adrian Peterson Trade Must Be PursuedRantSportsThis offseason, the Oakland Raiders went after free agent running back DeMarco Murray and failed. Now, they should turn their attention to trading for Adrian Peterson following his reinstatement with the Minnesota Vikings. Since Peterson was suspended …Adrian Peterson Trade Rumors: Dallas Cowboys, Oakland Raiders, Arizona …Sports World Report NFL reinstates Adrian Peterson from suspensionSalt Lake Tribuneall 390 news articles …read more From::...

New Orleans Pelicans vs. Golden State Warriors: 1st-Round Analysis, PredictionsBleacher ReportThe stat sheet points to a first-round slaughter when Stephen Curry leads the West’s top-seeded Golden State Warriors against Anthony Davis and the eighth-seeded New Orleans Pelicans. But there’s a reason the NBA playoffs are dubbed the second season …BDL’s 2014-15 NBA Playoff Previews: Golden State Warriors vs. New Orleans …Yahoo Sports (blog) Playoff series schedule for New Orleans Pelicans vs. Golden State...

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Workers around Bay Area rally for higher minimum wage on tax daySFGateJose Martinez, a 28-year-old cook at a KFC in Oakland, said that despite that city’s recent minimum wage hike to $12.25 — the state minimum is $9 an hour — he barely makes enough to support himself and his pregnant wife. “As soon as the pay went up, …Berkeley: Hundreds demonstrate to demand livable wageContra Costa Times Minimum Wage Protesters Moving Up Shattuck Avenue DowntownPatch.comall 15 news articles …read more From:: Oakland...

Oakland Raiders mock draft: 7-round predictionsisportsweb.com (blog)With the draft now being less than three weeks away, it is time to look at how things are going to shape up for the Oakland Raiders. After a successful draft last year, the Raiders’ will continue to try and build their roster with young talent that can …Raiders 2015 Draft dilemma: Leonard Williams or Amari Cooper?Silver and Black Pride Player Comparison: Amari Cooper vs. Kevin WhiteJust Blog Baby (blog)all 15 news articles …read more From::...

Before playoffs, a salute to Warriors‘ seasonESPN (blog)While it’s tempting to just move along to the postseason, to declare the Warriors frauds and failures should they stumble in the next chapter, I prefer to take stock of what’s transpired over these months. In a very short period of time, Golden State …Golden State Warriors Playoff Schedule 2015: TV Info, Predictions for 1st RoundBleacher Report Golden State Warriors beat Denver Nuggets for 67th winFOXSports.comGolden State Warriors get by Denver NuggetsUPI.comWarriors.com...

Jennifer Pahlka, founder of Code for America, talks ‘civic hacking’Phys.OrgWhen our Code for America project – the Open Oakland brigade – connected us with Libby Schaaf (then a city councilwoman, now mayor), we realized we had found a forward-thinking politician who understood civic data and what it means. She championed … …read more From:: Libby Schaaf Oakland News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

NFL pushing Oakland for progress on Raiders stadiumContra Costa TimesIn perhaps a bigger blow to Oakland’s effort to keep the Raiders, Grubman told members of San Diego’s stadium committee that the NFL did not want stadium financing to be dependent upon additional development surrounding the facility “because it will …NFL Stadium Czar Meets With Oakland OfficialsABC News all 241 news articles …read more From:: East Oakland News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Roundup: Smyrna softball edges OaklandThe Daily News JournalFreshman pitcher Lily Soverns held Oakland to one run on three hits to lead Smyrna to a 2-1 win over the Lady Patriots. Kelsey Russell and Kristen Hunsicker each had RBI singles for Smyrna. Oakland (14-9-1, 4-5 in 7-AAA) scored its lone run in the fourth.and more …read more From:: Oakland CA News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Golden State Warriors donate $400000 to Bay Area organizations serving kidsabc7news.com… $400,000 to 8 Bay Area organizations serving kids. Warriors donates $400,000 to Bay Area organizations serving kids. The Golden State Warriors‘ winning season isn’t just good for the team, it’s making a big difference for young people in the Bay Area. …read more From:: Golden State Warriors News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Bears Register Defining WinsCal AthleticsBERKELEY – In a pair of long, ultra-competitive dual matches that ended after the sun went down, the Cal sand volleyball team registered a couple of defining wins Wednesday at the Clark Kerr Sand Courts. The Bears beat Saint Mary’s and Santa Clara …and more …read more From:: California Golden Bears News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...