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Tweet Follow me BerkeleysideTemescal Alley — with its old-time barber shop offering straight razor shaves, handmade jewelry and stylish clothing — has now appeared in nearly every national publication as the epitome of what’s cool about Oakland. What it’s lacked, though … …read more Source: Oakland Restaurant News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me The Wild and the Wacky from Tuesday’s Oakland City Council MeetingPublicCEO.comJust over an hour into Tuesday night’s Oakland City Council meeting, a man jumped on the desk and, at one point, attempted to leap onto the council dais. “Okie-dokie,” Council President Pat Kernighan calmly said as the man scaled the half-circle dais.Oakland Council Rejects Chamber-Backed Minimum Wage PlanEast Bay Express all 2 news articles …read more Source: Oakland City Council News From...

Tweet Follow me Oakland: Jean Quan files papers to seek second term as mayorContra Costa TimesThe best-known of the other candidates who are challenging Quan in the November election are City Councilmembers Rebecca Kaplan and Libby Schaaf, political science professor and former television commentator Joe Tuman, who finished fourth in the … …read more Source: Libby Schaaf Oakland News From Google ...

Tweet Follow me San Jose Mercury NewsOAKLAND – Oakland Mayor Jean Quan said Wednesday that she’s not concerned about reports that Oakland Raiders owner Mark Davis recently met with San Antonio officials to discuss the possibility of moving the football team there. Speaking to reporters …Oakland Raiders Owner Mark Davis Proves That He’s a Chip Off the Old BlockRant Sports all 13 news articles …read more Source: Oakland Mayor News From Google ...

Tweet Follow me ESPNBut he became expendable after the A’s added Lester to a rotation that already included Jeff Samardzija, Sonny Gray, Scott Kazmir, Jason Hammel and Jesse Chavez. Hammel, who has struggled badly since coming to Oakland from the Chicago Cubs, could …Oakland As trade LHP Tommy Milone to Minnesota Twins in exchange for OF …FOXSports.comA’s Acquire OF Sam Fuld from Minnesota for LHP Tommy MiloneOaklandAthletics.comOakland Athletics send Tommy Milone to Minnesota TwinsCall...

Tweet Follow me FOXSports.comThe Oakland A’s have traded left-handed starter Tommy Milone to the Minnesota Twins in exchange for outfielder Sam Fuld, FOX Sports 1 Insiders Ken Rosenthal and Jon Paul Morosi report. Milone, 27, went 6-3 with a 3.55 ERA in 16 starts for the A’s this …Oakland Athletics send Tommy Milone to Minnesota TwinsCall to the PenDurham’s Sam Fuld traded to Oakland A’sSeacoastonline.comOakland Athletics Trade LHP Tommy Milone to Minnesota Twins for OF Sam FuldVavel.comFanSided...

Tweet Follow me SF Weekly (blog)An active participant in the local Bay Area literary scene, Hardy co-hosts the popular monthly reading series, Saturday Night Special, An East Bay Open Mic. She is a core producer and venue coordinator for the annual Beast Crawl Literary Festival in … …read more Source: Oakland Restaurant News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me Oakland Athletics trade Cespedes: Social media reactionSan Jose Mercury NewsRepeating MLB Home Run Derby champion and fan favorite heads to the Boston Red Sox for left-handed ace pitcher Jon Lester, outfielder and ex-Oaklander Jonny Gomes. Click here if viewing on a mobile device · Click here to view in grid mode … …read more Source: Oakland Athletics News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me NBC Bay AreaOAKLAND, CA – JULY 23: Yoenis Cespedes #52 of the Oakland Athletics hits a two-run home run against the Houston Astros during the fourth inning at O.co Coliseum on July 23, 2014 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images). …read more Source: Oakland News By Google ...

Tweet Follow me Boston.comAccording to multiple reports, Red Sox lefthander Jon Lester has been traded to the Oakland Athletics along with Jonny Gomes. In return, the Red Sox will receive slugging outfielder Yoenis Cespedes. Alex Speier of WEEI.com was the first to report the …Oakland A’s trade Cespedes for Lester, GomesSFGate (blog)Red Sox trade ace Jon Lester and Jonny Gomes to Oakland A’s for Yoenis …New York Daily NewsJon Lester dealt for Yoenis CespedesESPNUSA TODAY –CBS Local...

Tweet Follow me Bleacher ReportThe Golden State Warriors have moved on from head coach Mark Jackson after a rather successful run, and they put the team in the hands of rookie head coach Steve Kerr. Kerr has a solid background in basketball, having experience as a player, general …Seahawks wide receiver Bryan Walters bests NBA champion Steve Kerr in …Seahawks.com all 5 news articles …read more Source: Golden State Warriors News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me Rant SportsSomewhat lost amid the excitement of a fantastic offseason – one of the best the Oakland Raiders have had in some time – and the opening of training camp has been the team’s stadium situation. Perhaps more aptly, the lack of a stadium situation. With …Oakland Raiders speaks with San Antonio officialsLog Cabin DemocratRaiders owner met with San Antonio officials…Moving pitchers…Chavez retiresksl.com all 8 news articles …read more Source: Oakland...

Tweet Follow me Today’s Music Picks: REO Speedwagon, Chicago visit Concord PavilionSan Jose Mercury NewsNickel Creek was in excellent form during a sold-out show in May at Oakland’s Fox Theater, delighting its fans with a superb set of nearly two dozen acoustic songs. The trio’s sound was fleshed out by some expert bass work by virtuoso talent Mark … …read more Source: Oakland Fox Theater Concert News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me ESPN (blog)NFL.com’s Gil Brandt first reported this week that Oakland will now travel to East Coast games on Thursday and hold a practice on Friday before a walk-through on Saturday in preparation for Sunday’s games, as opposed to traveling all day Friday.Oakland Raiders 2014 Training Camp: Daily Rewind – Day 7Just Blog Baby (blog)Raiders WR Streater bounces back from concussionModesto BeeOakland Raiders WR Rod Streater Returns to Practice, Thinks Offense is “Way …Sports Media...

Tweet Follow me Bleacher ReportThe Golden State Warriors have gotten better during the offseason, but can we still consider them championship contenders if they strike out in the Kevin Love sweepstakes? New head coach Steve Kerr admitted in early May to the San Jose Mercury News’ …Golden State Warriors: 5 Biggest 2014 Offseason IssuesRant Sports all 3 news articles …read more Source: Golden State Warriors News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me Entertainment calendar — Published July 31, 2014Stockton RecordCalifornia Stage, 2509 R St., Sacramento. $15-$20. (916) 451-5822. “The Hound of the Baskervilles”: 8 p.m. today-Fri.; 5 and 9 …. Fox Theater, 1807 Telegraph Ave., Oakland. $42.50. (800) 745-3000. New Edition: 8 p.m. Sat. Oracle Arena, 7000 Coliseum … …read more Source: Oakland Fox Theater Concert News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me Oakland Coliseum Lease VoteKCBA(Oakland, Ca – Entravision / KCBA FOX 35) In a dramatic last-minute decision the board that manages the Oakland Coliseum voted to approve the new 10-year-lease with the A’s and the Board of Supes is expected to follow suit. Meanwhile, A’s owner Lew … …read more Source: Oakland News By Google ...

Tweet Follow me New York TimesJoe Tuman, a professor at San Francisco State University with a business-management perspective, finished fourth in the 2010 mayoral race. Credit Jim Wilson/The New York Times. Up for grabs, perhaps, is the city’s newest demographic: the creative and …Oakland Mayor Quan Files Papers For Re-Election BidCBS LocalOakland Mayor Jean Quan dives into campaign for 2nd termSFGate all 5 news articles …read more Source: Joe Tuman News From Google ...

Tweet Follow me Oakland City Council postpones vote on WOSP gentrification schemeSan Francisco Bay ViewOakland – On July 29, the Oakland City Council surprised observers by postponing a final vote on the West Oakland Specific Plan (WOSP) without setting a new date. WOSP is a massive redevelopment scheme spearheaded by some wealthy investors … …read more Source: Oakland City Council News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me Alameda: Council OKs ‘Waterfront Town Center’Contra Costa Times“One of the plan’s primary goals is to create a vibrant and active public waterfront with an extensive system of parks and promenades that will become an amenity at Alameda Point for all Alamedans and visitors to enjoy,” Mayor Marie Gilmore said in a … and more …read more Source: Alameda Mayor News From Google News ...