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Autistic man drowns in Lake Temescal in OaklandSFGateA 19-year-old autistic man from Concord drowned in Lake Temescal in Oakland after he slipped into the water while walking with his sister, officials said Friday. Felipe Andres Medina, 19, was walking Thursday evening on a path on the west side of the …Oakland: Man, 19, dies after found submerged in Lake TemescalContra Costa Times 19-year-old drowns in Lake Temescal in OaklandKRON4.comAustistic 19-year-old drowns in Oakland’s Lake Temescalabc7news.comall 6 news articles ...

Latest Oakland Voices class ready to tell the stories of East OaklandSan Jose Mercury NewsWhen we in the media tell the story of East Oakland, we often weave a narrative of crime, violence and despair. And while significant challenges exist within this community, often untold or underreported are the stories of vibrancy, resilience …and more …read more From:: East Oakland News By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

NBA Champion Golden State Warriors 2015 Preseason Schedule: They Take on …Movie News GuideThe current Golden State Warriors will start their 2015 pre-season by taking on the Toronto Raptors. The match will take place in San hose on Monday, Oct. 5, 2015. The game will include a free giveaway for the spectators. The first ten thousand fans …Golden State Warriors Searching for a Second Unit ShooterGolden Gate Sports 2015 NBA preview: Stephen Curry ranked fourth, Draymond Green ranked 16th in …Golden State of MindGolden...

Oakland Raiders: What We’ve Learned Through Week 4 of PreseasonBleacher ReportThere’s a lot of buzz surrounding the Oakland Raiders leading up to the preseason finale, and it’s not all positive. A slew of events transpired over the past week—from roster cuts to injuries, from meaningless name-calling to an unofficial …and more …read more From:: Oakland Raiders News By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Mitchell: Time to heal wounds in BronzevilleChicago Sun-TimesIf the goal of the Kenwood Oakland Community Organization/Coalition to Revitalize Dyett was to make sure the high school was reopened as a neighborhood school, organizers can give themselves a pat on the back. Chicago … Instead, the aldermen …Dyett hunger strike highlights CPS’ broken promisesChicago Reporter all 257 news articles …read more From:: Oakland Mayor Race News By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

BART Shutdown Could Result In Increased Traffic CongestionCal AthleticsFans are encouraged to arrive at Saturday’s football game against Grambling State early to avoid potential traffic congestion due to BART’S shutdown of the Transbay Tube. The BART tube that connects San Francisco to the East Bay will be closed all … …read more From:: California Golden Bears News By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Oakland Raiders Pre-Season Game #4 – Oakland Raiders vs Seattle SeahawksKTLAGayle Anderson was live in Universal City at the Raider Image Store at Universal CityWalk with a preview of the Oakland Raiders fourth preseason game which is against the Seattle Seahawks. The game can be seen Thursday night at 7p.m.(PDT) on KTLA.Pick 6 Preview | 6 things to watch: Oakland Raiders at Seattle Seahawks …seattlepi.com (blog) Seattle Seahawks vs Oakland Raiders live stream free: Watch NFL 2015 preseason …ChristianTodayOakland Raiders...

Oakland Police Department sets good example, Obama official saysSFGateIn July, Davis invited Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf and Police Chief Sean Whent to participate in a White House forum on policing, and to share some of their strategies with the task force. Oakland was among 30 cities represented at that meeting. The …and more …read more From:: Libby Schaaf Oakland News By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

John King: Keeping downtown Berkeley’s design distinctive is a tall orderBerkeleysideA walk through downtown Berkeley reveals a treasure of pre-World War II architecture, different styles and materials blending together in comfortable structures that were built for their time but seem to grow in stature with each passing decade. The …and more …read more From:: Berkeley Ca. News By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Oakland City Council Looks to Provide Support for Worker CooperativesEast Bay ExpressThe Oakland City Council is considering a resolution to support an unconventional business model that some say can help fight income inequality in the East Bay. The resolution, which the council will review at its September 8 meeting, is aimed at … …read more From:: Oakland City Council News From Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Golden Bears Aim to Bounce Back Against VCU and NortheasternCal AthleticsBERKELEY, Calif. – Cal opened its season last week with a 3-0 loss at the hands of San Diego on the road in Southern California. The Bears return to Berkeley to open their home slate with a pair of east coast opponents, beginning Friday with Virginia …and more …read more From:: California Golden Bears News By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Fox News Revives “Black-On-Black Crime” Canard To Dismiss Black Lives Matter …Media Matters for AmericaExperts have thoroughly dismantled the “black-on-black crime” deflection, pointing out that intra-racial crime is not unique to black communities and that “black-on-black crime” reduces a complex history of institutionalized racism and segregation to …and more …read more From:: Oakland Mayor Race News By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Caltrans will test the I-80 SMART Corridor Project in Berkeleyabc7news.comCaltrans will test a new system to help keep traffic moving on Interstate 80 in Berkeley. The I-80 SMART Corridor Project aims to improve traffic in one of the most congested areas in the Bay Area. The electronic signs have been installed between the … …read more From:: Berkeley Ca. News By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Dyett hunger strike highlights CPS’ broken promisesChicago ReporterSupporters of Dyett High School, including former student Darletta Scruggs, questioned Mayor Rahm Emanuel about underfunding public schools at the mayor’s first city budget forum, which was held at Malcolm X College on August 31, 2015. … faced due to …Clergy beseech mayor to open heart to Dyett strikersChicago Sun-Times all 145 news articles …read more From:: Oakland Mayor Race News By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

St. Louis Voters Rebel at Demand for ‘Ball Pork’ Stadium SubsidyBloombergThat ruling escalated a battle over a plan backed by Mayor Francis Slay, Missouri’s Democratic Governor Jay Nixon and other boosters to help finance a $1 billion riverfront stadium with a mix of previously approved state and local bonds. Republican …and more …read more From:: Oakland Mayor Race News By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Oakland Raiders Rumors: Jon Gruden Says Team’s Move Back To Los Angeles Is …The InquisitrThe Oakland Raiders are rumored to be headed back south, with reports from team insiders that a move back to Los Angeles is now “inevitable.” The Raiders have been one of the teams mentioned most often in the NFL’s plans to bring football back to …Jon Gruden calls Raiders‘ return to Los Angeles ‘inevitable’SI.com NFL RUMORS: Oakland Raiders Relocation Bid Failing; Rams, Chargers Joint LA …Headlines...

A City Council Race in QueensNew York TimesSix candidates are competing in the Democratic primary on Sept. 10 for an empty seat in the New York City Council’s 23rd District, in eastern Queens. The neighborhoods there have woodsy names like Glen Oaks, Oakland Gardens, Fresh Meadows and …Bill de Blasio Is Sidestepping a Queens City Council RaceObserver all 4 news articles …read more From:: Oakland City Council News From Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

UC Berkeley seeks scholarship fund to attract black studentsSFGateUC Berkeley is calling for a $20 million scholarship fund to be established for black undergraduates and will take steps to attract more black students, faculty and administrators to the flagship campus — and make it a more welcoming place for them …Ambitious new African American Initiative aims to improve climateUC Berkeley all 2 news articles …read more From:: Berkeley Ca. News By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Obama Policing Task Force Director Speaking in Oakland Tomorrow NightEast Bay ExpressYuvette Henderson was shot and killed by Emeryville police officers in February after she allegedly shoplifted and fled on foot into Oakland. Just last night Henderson’s family protested at a meeting of the city council, asking for more information to …and more …read more From:: Oakland City Council News From Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Sio Moore’s Raiders future up in the air?NFL.comWhen general manager Reggie McKenzie declared in December that the Oakland Raiders‘ foundation had finally been built, it was firmly believed that talented young linebacker Sio Moore was part of that nucleus. An All-Rookie selection in 2013, Moore …and more …read more From:: Oakland Raiders News By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Oakland BART Shooting: Man in Critical Condition, Expected to SurviveKQEDOriginal post: A man who was seriously wounded during a Tuesday night encounter with police at BART’s West Oakland Station remains in critical condition Wednesday. The episode reportedly began with transit agency officers telling the unidentified man …Man critical after West Oakland BART Station shootingSFGate West Oakland BART Station Reopens After Man Shoots Himself While Resisting …NBC Bay AreaShooting prompts West Oakland BART station closureabc7news.comKTVU...

Raiders sign special-teams standout Lorenzo AlexanderESPN (blog)The Oakland Raiders added former Pro Bowl special-teamer Lorenzo Alexander, bringing him back home. Alexander, 32, was cut by Arizona on Monday. Alexander, entering his ninth NFL season, made the Pro Bowl in 2012. He is also a backup linebacker.Raiders sign free agent linebacker Lorenzo AlexanderSI.com Raiders Sign LB Lorenzo AlexanderRaiders.comOakland Raiders sign OLB Lorenzo Alexander, waive Horace Miller247Sports (blog)Just Blog Baby (blog) –NBCSports.com –Silver...

City Council seeks to move meetings to West BerkeleyBerkeleysideAt that time, however, city staff recommended three top locations for the possible move: the Berkeley City College auditorium, Longfellow and the North Berkeley Senior Center’s multi-purpose room. (See the checklist compiled by staff to compare various …and more …read more From:: Berkeley Ca. News By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Weed on TV: Medical marijuana ads light up Bay Area broadcastSan Francisco Business TimesMagnolia Wellness, located at 161 Adeline St. in West Oakland, has begun running ads on local public channels KRON and KOFY. The ads features multiple patients who talk about the health benefits of cannabis, but don’t include any images of the product … …read more From:: West Oakland News By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Albany/Berkeley: Solano Stroll ready to rollContra Costa TimesThe parade starts at 10 a.m. at Colusa and Solano avenues in Berkeley, making its was to San Pablo Avenue in Albany. Besides all the vendors, the street itself is on display. Solano Avenue is special for its concentration of independently owned …and more …read more From:: Berkeley Ca. News By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Northern-area Community Events Calendar, Sept. 3-9, 2015Las Vegas Review-JournalBuckles and Barrels for Bailey Charity Barrel Race: The free annual event is set for Sept. 4-6 at the South Point Arena, …. 25 in the Mayor’s Gallery at the Historic Fifth Street School, 401 S. Fourth St. Call 702-229-1012 for an appointment and more …and more …read more From:: Oakland Mayor Race News By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Port of Oakland Container Fees Face DelaysWall Street JournalA Port of Oakland proposal to charge fees on container cargo during peak times will likely be delayed after federal regulators said they needed more information to ensure the plan wouldn’t unreasonably raise costs for importers and exporters or reduce …FMC requests additional information on proposed Saturday gate at OaklandJOC.com all 2 news articles …read more From:: Port of Oakland News By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Vegetation fire in East Oakland hillsMarin Independent JournalOAKLAND — A two-alarm burned burn less than an acre Tuesday afternoon in the East Oakland hills. The fire erupted about 3:07 p.m. in the 100 block of Rishell Drive near Crestmont Drive. The fire briefly threatened some structures in the area … …read more From:: East Oakland News By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Man arrives at Berkeley City Hall after being shot at unknown locationKMOV.comThe man arrived at the building, located in the 8400 block of Airport Road, around 10 p.m.. BERKELEY, Mo. (KMOV.com) – A man went to the Berkeley City Hall after being shot multiple times at an unknown location Tuesday night.and more …read more From:: Berkeley Ca. News By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

West Oakland BART Station Reopens After Man Shoots Himself While Resisting …NBC Bay AreaBART passenger Akshay Dodeja captured the moments after a shooting on the West Oakland train station platform. Authorities say the suspect shot himself in the abdomen during a struggle with BART police officers. (Published Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015).Shooting prompts West Oakland BART station closureabc7news.com West Oakland BART Shooting: Man in Critical ConditionKQEDWest Oakland BART Station reopens after man shoots selfSFGateKRON4.com –CBS...

Oakland A’s three-game win streak snapped by Los Angeles AngelsContra Costa TimesOakland would like nothing better than to climb out of the cellar in the A.L. West and shed the mantle of having the league’s worst record, currently 58-75. With Seattle having beaten Houston on Tuesday, the A’s are four games behind the fourth-place …Kole Calhoun’s home run helps Angels beat Oakland Athletics, end losing streakLA Daily News Crews struggle to make Oakland field playableLos Angeles TimesWalls Come Tumbling...

Oakland Raiders Preseason: Week 4 Stock ReportBleacher ReportThis is the final Oakland Raiders stock report before the coaching staff finalizes the roster prior to the regular season. The Raiders face some difficult cuts September 5 when the active roster drops to 53 players. The final preseason game will likely …Wednesday NFL preview: Raiders whiff on Richardson; what’s next?ESPN Trent Richardson Has Officially Hit Rock-Bottom Following Release From Oakland …ForbesTrent Richardson released by Oakland RaidersNFL.comOregonLive.com...

Rochester council selects city manager, expected to make offerThe Oakland PressThe City of Rochester is expected to extend a contract offer to Sterling Heights native Blaine Wing, human resources director in Des Plaines, Illinois. Photo courtesy of City of Rochester. By Paul Kampe, The Oakland Press. Posted: 09/01/15, 2:35 PM EDT …and more …read more From:: Oakland City Council News From Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Cal Opens 2015 In First Meeting Vs Grambling StateCal AthleticsCalifornia opens the 2015 season with its first-ever meeting against Grambling State, which is just seven miles away from Louisiana Tech where Cal head coach Sonny Dykes coached before coming to Berkeley. The Golden Bears have won 11 of their last 13 …California Golden Bears vs. Grambling State Tigers – 9/5/15 College Football …Sports Chat Place Grambling State Tigers offense 2015 breakdown: First test for the uncertain …California Golden Blogs...

Brush fire in Oakland Hills extinguishedSFGateFire crews extinguished a vegetation fire that had been threatening structures in the Oakland hills Tuesday afternoon, authorities said. The first reports of the blaze came in just after 3 p.m. The fire, which burned approximately three-quarters of an …and more …read more From:: Oakland CA News By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...