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(Jacob Koltun/Facebook)

College Student From Alameda Dies In Colorado Ski Accident

A college student from Alameda was killed in a skiing accident in Colorado on Monday, Summit County coroner’s officials said.

02/26/2015

James Hahn holds the trophy on the 18th hole after putting in for the win on the 14th hole during the third round playoff during the Final Round of the Northern Trust Open at the Riviera Country Club on February 22, 2015 in Pacific Palisades, California. (Photo by JD Cuban/Getty Images)

Alameda Native James Hahn Gives Twitter Shout Out To Hometown, Steph Curry After Cinderella PGA Win

Alameda High grad James Hahn says many people watching the action didn’t know who he was as he started a playoff with Dustin Johnson and Paul Casey at the Northern Trust Open Sunday.

02/23/2015

Misspelled Library Buttons

Spelling Goof By Button Supplier To Berkeley Public Library Helps Counterpart In Michigan

A spelling mistake by a company supplying buttons to the public library in Berkeley, California, is helping its Michigan almost-namesake city promote its own book services.

02/22/2015

Spelling Bee

Bay Area’s Top Spellers Compete For A Spot At The Annual Regional Spelling Bee

Fifty will compete, but only one winner will go on to represent the Bay Area at the Scripps National Spelling Bee, in Washington DC.

02/21/2015

Oakland Police generic

Man Shot Dead On South Side Of Oakland’s Lake Merritt

Arriving officers found a man suffering from at least one gunshot wound and rendered aid but he was pronounced dead at the scene.

02/08/2015

(CBS SF)

14 Displaced, 1 Hurt At ‘Suspicious’ Oakland Triplex 2-Alarm Fire

A two-alarm fire at a triplex near Oakland’s San Antonio Park that displaced 14 adults early Sunday morning has been deemed suspicious, a fire battalion chief said.

02/08/2015

(Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Oakland Police Tase, Fire Shots, Then Arrest Suspect Who Threatened Them With Golf Clubs

A man was taken into custody Saturday morning in Oakland following an altercation with police that led to shots being fired by officers.

02/07/2015

Dorothea Dorenz shared some photos taken by someone in the library showing dozens and dozens of books thrown away. (CBS SF)

Alameda County Wants Libraries To Stop Throwing Out Books

An Alameda County supervisor is asking libraries to stop throwing out thousands and thousands of books.

02/06/2015

BART is studying a plan to install a second transbay tube. (Source: SFCTA)

Second BART Tunnel Under Bay Allowing 24-Hour Service Gets Renewed Attention

With the San Francisco Bay Area economy booming, a plan to build a second tube for BART trains under San Francisco Bay is getting renewed attention.

02/02/2015

Measles

84% Of Kindergartners Not Up-To-Date On Vaccines At A Marin School, Majority Of Students Unprotected At Many Private Schools

The Bay Area is home to pockets of unvaccinated school children numbering in the thousands, according to data from the California Department of Public Health, and Marin public schools showed some of the lowest vaccination rates in the state with many private religious and Waldorf schools reporting a majority of students not up to date on vaccines.

01/30/2015

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