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How Patrick Dooley steered a scrappy theater company to 'The Coast of Utopia' Berkeley's Shotgun Players, which began in a pizzeria basement, is now one of the Bay Area's most dynamic theater companies.
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Petaluma Buddha thief caught on video A female suspect brazenly walked up to the porch in Petaluma and walked off with a stone Buddha statue – a crime that was captured on a video surveillance camera, authorities said. According to the Petaluma Police Department, the incident took place
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Alameda County auditor not seeking re-election after all Alameda County's longtime auditor is not seeking re-election in June and his chief deputy is running to replace him. Deadline for others to file papers to run extended to 5 p.m. Wednesday.
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Alameda: USS Hornet to pay tribute to Tuskegee Airmen Tuskegee Airman Clyde Grimes, of Oakland, will be honored with fellow Tuskegee Airman Burl Smith, of Oakland, at a USS Hornet Museum event on March 15 for helping to break down segregation in the U.S. military.
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Bicyclist injured after collision with taxi Police are investigating a collision between a bicyclist and taxi in San Francisco Monday night. Officers responded to the crash at about 8:45 p.m. at Fifth and Market streets, San Francisco police Officer Gordon Shyy said. The bicyclist was transported t
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Oakland: Jury finds Tuolumne County man guilty in 2010 gunfight with CHP Byron Williams hoped to foment a right-wing revolution with a massacre in San Francisco when he instigated a shootout with California Highway Patrol officers during a traffic stop on an Oakland freeway. He was found guilty of attempted murder.
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Students face expulsion after posing with guns at school, posting to Facebook Two students are facing expulsion from Balboa High School after bringing a gun to campus, taking a photo with it and posting the image on Facebook. San Francisco Police said two 16-year-old boys brought a loaded handgun to campus on Wednesday and took pho
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Officials: Acid incident at refinery occurred in same area as last time Two more workers were injured by acid spray Monday morning at the Tesoro Golden Eagle Refinery in Pacheco near Martinez. It's the second such incident, which also injured two workers, in less than a month. It happened quick and was over quick, but the inj
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San Francisco Police waiting to speak to officer about shooting The investigation into the Saturday shooting of a San Francisco Police officer expanded Monday as investigators said they hoped to interview the wounded officer after he underwent surgery. Adam Shaw, 28 years old and a six-year veteran on the San Francisc
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