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Students and teachers from San Francisco City Academy attend a San Francisco Giants game at AT&T Park on August 28, 2014. (Bob Butler/CBS)

Dozens Of Students Take In San Francisco Giants Game At AT&T Park, Many For First Time

It was thanks to the Lefty O’Doul’s Foundation For Kids, which is carrying on the tradition started by O’Doul himself of putting baseballs in the hands of children.

08/28/2014

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Californians Using More Water, Not Less During Drought; Statewide Fines Approved For Water Wasters

State water managers are contemplating mandatory fines for water wasters as calls for water conservation in drought-plagued California have apparently fallen on deaf ears.

07/15/2014

Berkeley Mayor Tom Bates. (CBS)

Berkeley Mayor’s Proposal For Regional Minimum Wage Hike Gains Traction

A plan by Berkeley’s Mayor to establish a regional minimum wage is gaining support in the East Bay.

06/23/2014

Marcus Books San Francisco (photo courtesy CBS SF)

SF Supervisor Notes Lack Of Diversity, Seeks To Help Save Fillmore’s Marcus Books

A San Francisco supervisor is asking for more time to raise the money to buy a prominent African-American bookstore in the Fillmore District after a long struggle to prevent eviction.

05/19/2014

Artist's rendition of the revamped Hunters View housing development in San Francisco. (Hunters View Associates)

Grand Opening For SF’s Bayview Hunters View Apartments, Residents Get ‘Million Dollar Views’

Hunters View apartment complex had its grand opening this week and it has what some are calling “million dollar views” from San Francisco’s Bayview District.

04/18/2014

Union Pacific railroad tracks in Berkeley. (CBS)

Man Hit, Killed By Union Pacific Train In Berkeley

The fire department received reports of a train hitting a pedestrian near the Berkeley and Albany border at 9:06 a.m., Berkeley fire Acting Deputy Chief Avery Webb said.

03/17/2014

Seated at right, Stephen Kennedy, attorney for Ramdus Darke, owner of 715 Peralta Avenue apartment building. To his right is Mrs. Darke and son Rangit Darke. Tenants are seated along the wall. (Bob Butler/CBS)

West Oakland Apartment Tenants Claim Landlord Sexual Harrassment, Deplorable Conditions

More than a dozen tenants of a West Oakland apartment complex have filed complaints against their landlord that include sexual harassment and deplorable living conditions.

01/27/2014

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Oakland Business Leaders Move Ahead With Stadium Plans

Oakland business leaders are moving ahead with plans for a waterfront baseball stadium downtown and they have the support of Oakland Mayor Jean Quan but not necessarily that of the Oakland A’s.

01/24/2014

(AP)

Smokers Fuming About Tobacco Ban On UC, Cal Campuses

Smoking and the use of all tobacco products are now banned at all University of California and Cal-State campuses. As expected, some smokers at UC Berkeley aren’t happy about the new restrictions.

01/03/2014

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BART Expected To Make Final Vote On Revised Contract With Unions

BART is expected to take a final vote Thursday on its revised contract with its two largest employee unions. A yes vote would mean that union members could approve it as early as next week.

01/02/2014

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