Cable car bell ringing contest canceled due to Muni operator boycott

This year, the bells will fall silent: The 55th Annual Cable Car Bell Ringing Contest has been canceled. While cable…

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Mark Hall focused on bringing USL soccer to Concord

Four months after publicly announcing his desire to bring the United Soccer League to Oakland as part of a joint-development…

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Oakland Athletics batter Texas Rangers, sparked by Jonathan Lucroy grand slam

When the Oakland A’s signed catcher Jonathan Lucroy this past offseason, they likely didn’t expect to get the same multidimensional…

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Greg Papa replaced on Oakland Raiders radio, cites rift with Mark Davis over Mike Shanahan

As he started his annual July vacation by visiting his daughters in Southern California, Oakland Raiders play-by-play man Greg Papa…

4 months ago

Announcement on e-scooter permits to come in August

Fans and haters alike of the tech-enabled e-scooters have reason to take notice: The City may finally issue permits for…

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Mayor Breed adds $1.7M to city budget for senior residential care, street cleaning

Mayor London Breed on Monday announced a two-year, $1.7 million plan to support residential care services for seniors suffering from…

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Cal Shakes’ ‘Everybody’ ponders life and death

Taking an urgent, here-and-now approach, California Shakespeare Theater’s West Coast premiere of playwright Branden Jacobs-Jenkins’ “Everybody” is a forceful, energetic…

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Samoan player arrested in fight at Rugby World Cup Sevens

A professional rugby player was sent to the hospital Saturday after a fight broke out among players off the pitch…

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