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Tweet Follow me San Francisco ChronicleWith its custom pink neon sign finally lit, McMullen boutique is now open for business at its new location on Broadway in Oakland’s uptown district after five months of renovation. “We had a full house this weekend. We almost doubled what we initially … …read more Source:: Oakland...

Tweet Follow me Los Angeles TimesIn 1999, Jerry ran for office again, becoming mayor of a pre-gentrification Oakland. (Imagine Ted Kennedy doing that.) Seeking to help redevelop its downtown, the former governor found himself fighting to undo laws he himself had made 20 years earlier. …read more Source:: Oakland Mayor Race News...

Tweet Follow me ClutchPointsKevin Durant signed a third one-and-one deal with the Golden State Warriors this summer, and while he’s proven to love his new team and the success he’s enjoyed with it, owner Joe Lacob knows he will be a No. 1 priority once next summer comes around.Golden State Warriors: Kevin Durant is a huge Aaron...

Tweet Follow me Sacramento BeeIt’s a tough job, but somebody has to do it — police in Berkeley, California, are going undercover in the city’s cafes and coffee shops to combat laptop thefts, reports The Daily Californian. Police are seeing two to three reports of laptop thefts a … and more …read more Source::...

Tweet Follow me NBCSports.comNext summer, Durant will be eligible to sign a five-year max deal with Golden State worth over $221 million. He also might decide to leave the Warriors, and Lacob understands the franchise will have to re-recruit the two-time NBA Finals MVP. “Of course … and more …read more Source:: Golden...

Tweet Follow me Modesto BeePassengers of the 3 p.m. tour Sept. 15 saw the whale come close to the freighter as it passed through the bay, according to the company’s Facebook page. Container ships pass through the bay to reach or leave the Port of Oakland, the seventh busiest … …read more Source:: Port of Oakland News...

Tweet Follow me The PhinsiderThe Dolphins are leading the AFC East and are preparing to take on another conference opponent in an attempt to reach a 3-0 start. This week, the Oakland Raiders are coming to Hard Rock Stadium in search of their first win of the 2018 season. Each week …Behind enemy lines — Raiders vs. Dolphins: 5 questions...

Tweet Follow me Washington PostLos Angeles Angels (75-76, fourth in AL West) vs. Oakland Athletics (90-61, second in AL West). Oakland, California; Wednesday, 10:05 p.m. Eastern. PROBABLE PITCHERS: Angels: Felix Pena (3-4, 3.75 ERA, 1.25 WHIP, 76 strikeouts) Athletics: Brett … …read more Source:: Oakland California News By...

Tweet Follow me The Mercury NewsA handful of other Bay Area cities have begun to address safe parking for the population of service workers, students and elderly residents living in vehicles: Union City established a safe-parking program for people in cars and trucks two years ago … and more …read more Source:: Oakland Restaurant...

Tweet Follow me TheReporter.ComEleven Southern California teams finished higher than SHC and remember that when the CIF state tournament kicks off in mid-November. Closer to home, the Chris Chandler tournament at Menlo School … Menlo-Atherton chalked up big PAL wins by defeating … …read more Source:: Alameda, California...

Tweet Follow me San Francisco ChronicleOakland Mayor Libby Schaaf just barely won approval Monday night for her Tuff Shed village near Lake Merritt. Five Oakland City Council members — Noel Gallo, Dan Kalb, Larry Reid, Annie Campbell Washington and Abel Guillen — voted yes, while Desley … …read more Source:: Libby Schaaf...

Tweet Follow me San Francisco Chronicle“That’s a growing trend for us to see, and I think it’s wonderful, being a mother myself,” said Shelley Lindgren, owner of A16 in Oakland and San Francisco, where two employees are about to go on paternity leave. … Yet other Bay Area restaurant … …read more Source::...

Tweet Follow me Blue Man HoopIf problems arise throughout the season, it would be no problem for the Warriors to quickly fix it with a trade. While it is unlikely the Dubs make any blockbuster moves this season, it is still possible some notable names get shipped. Here are the … …read more Source:: Golden State Warriors News...

Tweet Follow me One Green PlanetThis past Thursday, Berkeley, California became the first city ever to declare “Green Mondays.” This new law requires vegan-only food to be served at events and city meetings once a week! The campaign will be working alongside Green Monday U.S., … …read more Source:: Berkeley Ca. News By...

Tweet Follow me Daily CalifornianCalifornia bill to increase fire safety passes state Legislature … SB 1205 would require fire departments to report annually their compliance with safety building inspection requirements to administering agents, such as city council or district … …read more Source:: Oakland City Council...

Tweet Follow me VegNewsThe City Council of Berkeley, CA unanimously approved a resolution last week that will require all city-owned facilities and programs to provide only vegan food one day each week. To set an example, City Council itself will now only serve vegan food at … …read more Source:: Berkeley Ca. News By Google...

Tweet Follow me USA TODAYOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Stephen Piscotty thought he had Andrelton Simmons’ fly ball lined up in the sixth inning before a woman reached her glove over the right-field wall and cost him a potential catch in foul territory. Simmons hit a two-run single …A’s get little fan support, fall to Angels 9-7San...

Tweet Follow me KTVU San FranciscoOAKLAND, Calif. (KTVU) – A martial arts gym in Oakland, that was once begging kids on the streets to join, is now so successful they’re having to turn families away. Now, the need is so great, they’re more than quadrupling their space in size so they … …read more Source::...

Tweet Follow me San Francisco ChronicleThis time, Simmons drilled a two-run single, and Oakland’s 4-1 lead became 4-3. Moments later, after the Angels reloaded the bases, Kaleb Cowart walked to the plate with a .120 average and hit a game-changing grand slam, leaving the A’s with a 7-4 deficit.Cowart hits grand slam, drives in...

Tweet Follow me SFBayMore battery-powered trucks are expected to enter the Port of Oakland’s fleet thanks to a new state grant, port officials said Tuesday. The California Air Resources Board has preliminarily awarded a $50 million grant to the Port of Long Beach for the … …read more Source:: Port of Oakland News By...