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Oakland

Ex-convicts charged in Oakland pot deal murder – KTVU San Francisco

Ex-convicts charged in Oakland pot deal murderKTVU San FranciscoShawndale Boyd, 30, of Hayward, and Damion Sleugh, 26, of Oakland, are also charged with the special circumstance of committing a murder during the commission of a robbery in connection with the shooting of 24-year-old Vincent Muzac, who was found …Ex-Convicts Charged In Marijuana Deal Murder In […]

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New York

In New York’s Strictest No-Parking Zones, Not Even the FBI Is Exempt – New York Times

In New York’s Strictest No-Parking Zones, Not Even the FBI Is ExemptNew York TimesFor decades, the F.B.I.’s vehicles were off limits to New York City tow trucks, given the bureau’s authority. But over the last few years, the Police Department has towed hundreds of cars belonging to this and other governmental agencies. Not even … […]

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460 Grand Avenue Oakland Divides Adams Point At Lake Merritt

460 Grand Avenue is a planned development at a prime real estate address near Lake Merritt that, when finished, will offer 78 apartment units in a brand new five-story building. About 30 percent of the apartments will be Section 8. “Section 8” is a “Housing Choice Voucher Program,” that provides rental help to private landlords. […]

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Los Angeles

Investigation Continues into Shooting Death Near Los Angeles Valley College – NBC Southern California

NBC Southern CaliforniaAuthorities continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding a shooting outside Los Angeles Valley College that left a man dead. As deputies investigated, a female driver suspected of driving under the influence crashed into a patrol vehicle …Man Fatally Shot In Parking Lot Of LA Valley CollegeCBS LocalMan found shot in truck at LA […]

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Oakland

Mayor Quan Announces Oakland Parking Holiday

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan announced that today and next Saturday are “parking holidays” for Oakland. Personally, this is too little too late. When Elihu Harris was Oakland’s Mayor, the office had something called the “Shop Oakland” campaign, which started back in November, before Thanksgiving, and was a major, city-wide marketing event. It featured not just […]

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Oakland, California : Another Oakland Parking Issue Report

This is yet another email this Oakland, California blogger has received on the Oakland Parking issue. In this case, an $83 ticket was given for an unmarked crosswalk and un-designated “no parking” area – a photo would help here, but it was not provided as of this writing. Here’s the email, which I was asked […]