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Tweet Follow me Talking Pictures: Meals on wheelsPacific Sun“Some of the fine restaurants we’ve worked in have kitchen spaces even smaller than this,” agrees Hoffman, handing over the promised BLT taco (with egg, right on top, ready to burst its yolky-runny contents all over the multi-layered architecture of … …read more Source: Oakland Restaurant News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me Hoops HabitThe lists to follow—one for each of the NBA’s 30 teams—will only consider seasons since 1979-80. We continue the series today with the best of the Golden State Warriors. The Golden State Warriors are one of three remaining teams from the charter …Are Golden State Warriors Already Elite Even Without Landing Kevin Love?Bleacher ReportChances Dwindling For WarriorsBlue Man HoopStephen Curry expects no major moves from Golden State WarriorsFanSided (blog)Rant Sports –Sports...

Tweet Follow me Oakland council members get money from wage hike activists, labor unionsWatchdog.orgKA-CHING: Oakland City Council members voted against a more moderate wage hike proposal to ensure the $12.25 increase is the only one on the Nov. ballot. They also have received campaign contributions and research from wage hike activists and labor … …read more Source: Oakland City Council News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me Just Blog Baby (blog)On Thursday the Raiders were in full pads again for the fourth practice in a row. Coach Allen praised the team for having a better practice than the day before. He said he is proud of the team after the first week of training camp. Coach Allen stressed …Raiders training camp day 6 wrap: Matt Schaub stumbles, Khalil Mack pummelsSilver and Black PrideCamp Notebook Day 6Raiders.comExperienced Raiders teach fine points to younger teammatesSFGate all 7 news articles …read...

Tweet Follow me WDIV DetroitBut a hot start and some surprising moves previously put the Oakland Athletics into the driver’s seat for this year’s World Series crown. At 66-41, the A’s own the top record in baseball by 2.5 games over the Los Angeles Angels, but general manager …Flagrant 2: Detroit and Oakland Do Deadline Day RightRollingStone.comTigers GM Jokes About AL Arms Race With A’s GM After Trading For David PriceHuffington PostTigers, A’s ramp up AL arms race as October...

Tweet Follow me Swingin’ A’sFor the entirety of the day I’ve existed in some sort post-deadline cloud. Since the events of this morning I’ve been trying to rise from the ashes of perhaps the most monumental trade of this generation of Oakland Athletics baseball and failing miserably.MLB Trade Rumors: Oakland Athletics Making A Play For Jon LesterDetroit Jock CItyBold moves are nothing new for BeaneOaklandAthletics.comRoyals-Athletics PreviewCBSSports.comSports Chat Place –KTUU.com...

Tweet Follow me Los Angeles TimesDombrowski celebrated by sending a mischievous text message to Billy Beane, the general manager of the Oakland Athletics. Beane had started the day by trading for Jon Lester and now, with the deadline a few ticks away, Dombrowski had countered by …Detroit Tigers Answer Oakland Athletics in Trade for David PriceRant SportsRed Sox trade Jon Lester to Oakland as Detroit take David Price from RaysThe GuardianGoing for It All, A’s Land Jon Lester; Countering, Tigers Add David...

Tweet Follow me Los Angeles TimesBALTIMORE — The first shock wave came when Oakland, the team the Angels are chasing in the American League West, acquired Boston ace Jon Lester for left fielder and cleanup batter Yoenis Cespedes, giving the Athletics a formidable rotation that …Angels stay confident after Athletics‘ Jon Lester moveUSA TODAYCan Angels Starters Compete with Oakland’s Pitching Staff?Halo Hangout all 16 news articles …read more Source: Oakland Athletics News From Google...

Posted on Aug 1 2014 - 5:33am by Zennie Abraham
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Tweet Follow me As of July 31st 2014, Oakland District Four City Councilperson Libby Schaaf leads all candidates in the Oakland Mayor’s Race, with $227,436 in cash remaining. That’s based on publicly available campaign finance records at the City of Oakland’s website. UPDATE: I noticed that another publication, The East Bay Express also released an analysis of the fiscal numbers, but they are in error. For example, Bryan Parker took out a $30,000 loan in 2013, not in 2014. And there are many other...

Tweet Follow me Rant SportsRaiders GM Reggie Mckenzie jumped at the chance to snag Little once the Browns had parted ways with him back in May. It was a move that had most of the league – not to mention more than a few of the Oakland faithful – scratching their heads, if not … …read more Source: Oakland Raiders News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me The Future of Minimum Wage Will Be Decided in CitiesThe New Republic“Since major metropolitan areas tend to have both higher wages and higher costs of living, minimum wage add-ons may make sense for large cities,” Dube writes. Lester echoes this sentiment: “Cities are where inequality is most … will live in an area … …read more Source: Oakland Restaurant News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me Bleacher ReportThe American League is the Detroit Tigers’ and Oakland Athletics‘ world. Everyone else is just living in it. That’s how it feels after Thursday’s action, anyway. The Tigers and A’s made enormous upgrades to their starting rotations ahead of the July 31 …Detroit Tigers Answer Oakland Athletics in Trade for David PriceRant SportsDavid Price Trade Rumors: Jon Lester, Oakland Athletics Deal Makes LA …Sports World ReportTigers get Price; Lester...

Tweet Follow me San Jose Mercury NewsIf the Raiders hadn’t been stacked at other positions, the first pure punter to have his bust bronzed in Canton, Ohio, might never have worn silver and black. Ron Wolf, one of Al Davis’ chief personnel men at the time, recalls the selection of Ray Guy …Hall of Fame profile: Oakland Raiders punter Ray GuyYahoo Sports (blog)Oakland Raiders: Ray Guy’s long wait for Hall of Fame comes to endRegister PajaronianWatkins: Southern Miss great Guy deserved to be...

Tweet Follow me For Oakland Raiders, Ray Guy was no slam-dunk pickThe ArgusIn New Orleans for the Pro Bowl, DeLamielleure and his wife entered a packed restaurant and saw Davis, who was dining with his wife, Carole. Davis motioned for DeLamielleure to stop by the table, and told him how he almost became a Raider. If Davis was … and more …read more Source: Oakland Restaurant News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me MUSIC NEWS: EXODUS Reveals Album Art for “Blood In, Blood Out” – New …Zoiks! OnlineLegendary thrash metal band EXODUS have revealed the never-before-seen album art for their upcoming album, Blood In, Blood Out, hitting retail and digital stores on October 14, 2014 via Nuclear Blast. The album art was illustrated by Swedish artist Par …Album Art For New Album “Blood In Blood Out” Revealed By ExodusMetal Underground all 6 news articles …read more...

Tweet Follow me WOSP gentrification scheme postponed by Oakland City CouncilBay Area IndymediaSupporters of WOSP do not want to see any new recycling operations permitted in West Oakland. Companion legislation to WOSP that was passed by the City Council changes zoning laws in West Oakland that will conditionally permit present day primary … …read more Source: Oakland City Council News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me Rosenthal Oakland As acquire ace Jon Lester from Red SoxFOXSports.comOAKLAND, Calif. — The Oakland Athletics won the Jon Lester sweepstakes, acquiring the left-hander and outfielder Jonny Gomes from the Boston Red Sox for slugging outfielder Yoenis Cespedes before Thursday’s trade deadline. Oakland, with the best … …read more Source: Oakland Athletics News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me East Bay ExpressOakland Councilmember Libby Schaaf easily outdistanced her mayoral rivals in campaign fundraising during the first half of 2014, raking in $226,955 through June 30, according to campaign statements filed today. Excluding personal loans that the … …read more Source: Libby Schaaf Oakland News From Google ...

Tweet Follow me Is Matt Schaub getting his ‘mojo’ back?ESPN (blog)“It’s our second or third time going through the installations since I’ve been a Raider and things start to become second-nature, and especially the more you do them and you understand where your guys are and where they’re going to be and how they run … …read more Source: Oakland Raiders News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me Oakland scrapping old police radio systemSFGateThe council also approved spending $7.9 million to replace its existing radio system, although Councilwoman Libby Schaaf said the city might be able to save $6 million of that if police can keep their car radios. Bill McCammon, executive director of … …read more Source: Libby Schaaf Oakland News From Google ...