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Bishop O’Dowd High School in Oakland advised to shelter-in-place  KRON4

A shelter-in-place has been issued at Bishop O'Dowd High School in Oakland Thursday morning, according to school officials.

What’s Happening sports briefs for Sept. 6  The Mercury News

To submit an item to the What's Happening calendar, email to request a form. Put “What's Happening” in the subject line.

Oakland shooter detained by cops dies  KGO-TV

A man was taken into custody by Oakland Police Friday morning after firing numerous shots near the Oakland Zoo and prompting the lockdown of Bishop ...

CIF basketball: State championship preview  The Mercury News

CLICK HERE if you are having a problem viewing the photos on a mobile device. Seven teams from the Bay Area News Group's coverage area will play for state ...

an online publication of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Oakland  catholicvoiceoakland

College attending:Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts To study: Computer Science and Cognitive Science What words of advice ...

Catching Up With Austin Jones At The All-American Bowl  247Sports

Austin Jones is one of three future Cardinal in San Antonio for the All-American Bowl. The four-star running back out of Oakland (CA) Bishop O'Dowd High ...

Cal gets a local offensive line commit in Bishop O’Dowd OT Miles Owens  California Golden Blogs

The California Bears have added to their offensive line in local prospect Miles Owens. This is Cal's first offensive line commit of the 2018 recruiting class.

Here are the East Bay's best private high schools for 2018, including De La Salle High School, Alsion High School, Bishop O'Dowd High School, Maybeck High School Berkeley, Bentley School, Head Royce School Oakland, Fremont Christian School - San Francisco Business Times  San Francisco Business Times

Across the East Bay, SAT scores fell lower across the top 10 private high schools, and tuition was raised at most of the schools listed.

A's, 'Baseball for All' team to encourage girls in baseball

"Incredibly, girls are still being told too often that they shouldn't play baseball, and so we had to stop that loop."

Countdown to kickoff: Bay Area players to watch  East Bay Times

(If you're having trouble viewing this gallery or video on a mobile device, click here). With the high school football season starting Friday, the Bay Area News ...

Boys basketball: Meet all-Bay Area News Group team  The Mercury News

CLICK HERE if you are having a problem viewing the photos on a mobile device. Player of the year. Brett Thompson, James Logan, 5-10, senior. Emotional ...

As Juul vaping surges among teens, health concerns grow  San Francisco Chronicle

The 17-year-old Oakland high school senior first tried a Juul after a friend gave him one. It looked like a computer gadget, but the sleek 4-inch device delivered ...

Leslie Wong Graduates From SF State  Nob Hill Gazette

After seven years as the university's president, Wong is ready to retire and leave California for a drastically quieter life out east.

East Bay schools keep students inside because of wildfire smoke  KGO-TV

An Air Quality Advisory has been issued in the Bay Area through Friday due to smoke from the wildfire burning in Butte County.

California Democrats argue about accepting money from e-cigarette maker  San Francisco Chronicle

A California Democratic Party delegate asked the party not to accept money from e-cigarette maker Juul, leading to a tense exchange over finances. The party ...

Crab Feeds 2019: Oakland & East Bay

EAST BAY, CA – The 2019 crab-feed season is in full swing throughout the San Francisco Bay Area, and we bring you the best from neighboring cities ...

All-Bay Area News Group softball: Meet the 2019 team  The Mercury News

Oklahoma commit Nicole May, *fresh* off a perfect season, headlines a list of NCAA Division I talent.

VIDEO: Oregon signee Jevon Holland makes juggling INT at Polynesian Bowl practice  USA TODAY High School Sports

There's no shortage of talented players in Hawaii preparing to play in Saturday's Polynesian Bowl. Jevon Holland is certainly one of them.

Prep football 2018: All-Bay Area News Group offensive team  The Mercury News

CLICK HERE if you are having a problem viewing the photos on a mobile device. PLAYER OF THE YEAR. Henry To'oto'o, De La Salle, 6-2, 205, senior.

Man Gets 22 Years To Life For Fatal Shooting In 2015  SFGate

OAKLAND (BCN) A man was sentenced today to 22 years to life in state prison for fatally shooting a man near Bishop O'Dowd High School in East Oakland ...

St. Francis High School names new principal | News | Mountain View Online |  Mountain View Voice

A former St. Francis High School student and East Bay school administrator has been tapped to be the new principal at St. Francis, marking the latest in a ...

Open Forum: SF’s vaping ballot initiative will fight youth vaping without banning adult use  San Francisco Chronicle

Opponents of a ballot measure to overturn San Francisco's ban on vaping claim it will open the door to youth vaping. The facts of the initiative say otherwise.

High school students stage walkout in opposition to Trump - Story  KTVU San Francisco

Students at Berkeley High School have staged a walkout and rally outside of the school this morning in opposition of the outcome of Tuesday's presidential ...

What we know about the priests included on the San Jose diocese list  KGO-TV

The San Jose Archdioses released a list containing the name of priests who are accused of sexually abusing children. The earliest reports date back to 1961 ...

Tension flares over how to talk about Trump in school  San Francisco Chronicle

after a polarizing and emotionally charged presidential election — a teachable moment if there ever was one — educators in the Bay Area and beyond have ...

The Problems With Bioplastics  East Bay Express

People mistakenly try to recycle them, thereby contaminating the waste stream. Plus, they're not really compostable.

NFL Draft stock report: Former Bishop O’Dowd star Kevin King looks like a first rounder  The Mercury News

Washington cornerback Kevin King is one of the fastest-rising defensive backs in the NFL Draft and could be selected midway through the first round.

California legislators seek ban on sale of flavored tobacco in stores  San Francisco Chronicle

Six California lawmakers said Thursday they plan to introduce a bill next week that would ban the sale of flavored tobacco — including fruit-flavored nicotine ...

Early Signing Period 2018: WSU inks first part of 2019 recruiting class  CougCenter

Good morning, and welcome to early Christmas! The football season isn't even actually over yet, but the Early Signing Period for the 2019 recruiting class gets ...

4-star Running Back Austin Jones commits to Stanford  Rule Of Tree

Stanford's next great running back may be from right in their backyard. Austin Jones, a four-star running back from Oakland's Bishop O'Dowd high school, ...

Hundreds of Bay Area students named National Merit Scholars semifinalists; see the list  The Mercury News

Hundreds of Bay Area students are semifinalists in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program that honors academic excellence.

Jeanne Parsons Obituary - Moraga, CA | San Francisco Chronicle

Jeanne Alicia Parsons October 13, 1926 - June 29, 2019 Jeanne Alicia Parsons passed peacefully, surrounded by her sons and daughters, on Saturday, June ...

Not your typical tailgate parties at College Football Playoffs National Championship Game  KGO-TV

Before the big game started fans engaging in that time-honored tradition of tailgate parties, but there's something different about what foods they enjoyed.

Soccer Putting Down Roots in Oakland  East Bay Express

Benno Nagel has worked for years on forming an Oakland soccer club that best represents his diverse, big-hearted city.

Kevin Radich | KCBS 740AM | 106.9 FM  KCBS

Born and raised in Oakland, the 7th of 9 children, Kevin Radich had to scramble to keep what was his. This extended to the basketball court where his propensity ...

Husky Football Players Who Outplayed Their Rankings  247Sports

A look at 15 Husky players who have outplayed their ratings and rankings coming out of high school...

Man's dying words lead to Oakland homicide arrest  KTVU San Francisco

A man who was shot multiple times in the chest near Bishop O'Dowd High School in East Oakland last week gave a dying declaration to police that led to a ...

Oakland Pro Soccer committed to bringing pro soccer to Oakland  SFGate

Why Oakland for pro soccer? For Benno Nagel the answer is clear. “I think Oakland for soccer makes a lot of sense on a lot of levels,” said Nagel.

Crab Feeds 2019: SF Bay Area Guide To All-You-Can-Eat Feasts  Petaluma, CA Patch

All-You-Can-Eat Crab Feeds 2019: SF Bay Area Guide - Petaluma, CA - Time to get crackin' and save your seats at these popular, annual fundraisers ...

Je’Quari Godfrey to transfer from USC football program  FanSided

Redshirt-freshman cornerback Je'Quari Godfrey is moving on from the USC football program, seeking a transfer before the 2018 season begins.

When the white man who shot up an upscale Oakland neighborhood first shot me, a homeless man, nobody cared; I was the criminal  San Francisco Bay View

by Patrick Reddic. Civil rights attorney John Burris holds a new conference to tell how Patrick Reddic (left), a homeless disabled man, was criminalized and his ...

Young Oakland woman part of maritime industry’s new guard  San Francisco Chronicle

It wasn't long ago that the maritime industry was a man's world. It was part of the culture in books, movies, songs and legends. The sea captains, sailors, ...

Dublin Cross Country Coach Chris Williams On History, Coaching And Training Athletes  MileSplit

I had the pleasure of interviewing Dublin High School Cross Country and Track and Field coach, Chris Williams. His boys team recently finished second at the ...

Two Oakland-based teens endure ‘grueling’ 100-mile trail ride through Sierra  East Bay Times

OAKLAND — From the break of dawn through the daytime's broiling heat and into the nighttime moonlight, the Western States Trail Ride, better known as the ...

USC found a true diamond in the rough with Je’Quari Godfrey  Conquest Chronicles

The Trojans may have found a highly underrated cornerback.

Oakland cop charged with engaging in the act of prostitution  KGO-TV

After a thorough investigation, Oakland police say they've determined an officer was involved in obstruction of justice and prostitution-related offenses.

Remembering Oakland Resident Maureen Anne Scannell

OAKLAND, CA: Maureen passed away peacefully at home on April 4, 2016 in Oakland surrounded by loved ones, and in the thoughts and prayers of those who ...

MacArthur Foundation ‘geniuses’ include San Jose cartoonist, Stanford bioengineer  The Mercury News

A bioengineer, financial innovator, graphic novelist and a sculptor are among the four Bay Area recipients of this year's MacArthur Foundation "genius grants,' a ...

New 'morality clause' at Catholic schools prompts outcry  Berkeleyside

Controversial new language in the contracts of teachers who work at schools that come under the jurisdiction of the Oakland Diocese has provoked an outcry in ...

Oakland: Parks champion Anne Woodell recalled as beloved friend, mentor  East Bay Times

OAKLAND — Throughout her life, Montclair resident Anne Woodell embodied the value of community *service*. For sure, Woodell got involved in many ...

Milpitas: Trojans host ‘Spikefest’ volleyball tournament  The Mercury News

Featuring 32 teams from the Central Coast Section and other sections, the Milpitas High varsity volleyball team hosted the “Spikefest” tournament on Saturday.

Illinois Football: Illini commit Camilo Eifler will fill huge need in 2019  FanSided

The Illinois football team snagged Camilo Eifler on Monday night. He will fill a huge need for the Illini at linebacker in 2019.

Smokin' Woods BBQ and Roderick's Signal a Barbecue Revival in Oakland  East Bay Express

It's not every day that you encounter a beef rib the size of your forearm. Such was the food coma-inducing lunch I ordered on a recent Friday at Smokin' Woods ...

Californias Best Private High Schools: Top 100 For 2017

San Bruno, CA - An education and real estate website has come out with a 2017 list of best private high schools. See how ours stack up in CA and the USA.

Beloved teacher dies one day after retiring in Pleasanton  East Bay Times

PLEASANTON — A beloved and well-known biology teacher at Amador Valley High School suddenly died Saturday night, one day after his retirement.

After 30 years, Thornhill’s ‘Mrs. Fairchild’ is retiring  East Bay Times

OAKLAND — Thornhill Elementary School first-grade teacher Christine Fairchild is retiring after 30 years — just a few months shy of her 70th birthday next ...

Beloved Pleasanton teacher’s memory lives on with bench on idyllic hilltop  East Bay Times

LIVERMORE — The late “60 Minutes” commentator Andy Rooney once observed that most of us end up with no more than five or six people who will remember ...

US Top 500 Outdoor Returnees: Arria Minor Leads The Way In The 400m  MileSplit

See who the top 500 returning 400m runners in the country are.

Girls basketball: All-Bay Area News Group team  The Mercury News

(Click here, if you are unable to view this photo gallery on your mobile device.) Player of the year. Haley Jones, Archbishop Mitty Pos: G-F. Height: 6-1.

Priest sex abuse: New report lists 212 Catholic priests in Oakland, San Jose, San Francisco dioceses accused of child sex abuse  The Mercury News

A law firm released the names of 215 priests credibly accused of abusing children from the Archdiocese of San Francisco, Oakland and San Jose. Jeff Anderson ...

High school football: All-Bay Area News Group offensive team  East Bay Times

PLAYER OF THE YEAR. Tariq Bracy, Milpitas. Story here. DEFENSIVE TEAM. Capsules here. OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE YEAR. Running back: Darrell Page ...

2 Palos Verdes Schools Among the Best Private High School in the State

Palos Verdes, CA - One is ranked among the top in the nation.

Raiders countdown to kickoff: 52 is Khalil Mack, who do you think wore it best?  Silver and Black Pride

We are 52 days from the start of the Raiders 2017 season. That's when number 52, the reigning Defensive Player of the Year, takes the field once again to ...

About ABC7 Star Scholars  KGO-TV

ABC7 Star Scholars (formerly ABC7 Top Scholars) is a scholarship and television opportunity recognizing the Bay Area's top high school academic achievers.

Dash Butler, Berkeley police chief for 11 years, dies at 66  Berkeleyside

Daschel “Dash” Butler, who served as Berkeley's chief of police for 11 years, died Jan. 16, two days after he was scheduled to be married to his fiancée, Donna ...

Alijah Vera-Tucker to USC: OT recruit signs with the Trojans  Conquest Chronicles

Offensive tackle Alijah Vera-Tucker has sent his letter of intent to the USC Trojans today officially making him a Trojan and improving upon what should be an ...

100 Best Private High Schools in California: 2016

West Hollywood, CA - New 2016 list: rates the state's top private high schools, including two schools on the national top 10 list.

Police Arrest San Leandro Businessman On Molestation Charges

San Leandro, CA - Joel Kaufman owns Triple Play USA batting cages on Adams Street and coached at Bishop O'Dowd High School.

California Men?s Basketball Signs Pair of Scholastic Standouts  Cal Athletics

BERKELEY ? California head men's basketball coach Cuonzo Martin announced the signing of two heralded scholastic student-athletes on Wednesday.

Looking at the 2 Newest Dawgs and Other UW BBall Recruiting Notes  UW Dawg Pound

Going In-Depth on Elijah Hardy, Jonah Geron, Bryan Penn-Johnson and more.

Theres no stopping rock band Y&T  Stockton Record

The idea seemed preposterous at the time.“No,” Dave Meniketti said. “It was not anything even close to my mind.”Now, 43 years later, it's a sturdily successful ...

Alabama Head Coach Nate Oats Announces the Addition of Two Men’s Basketball Signees

Alabama men's basketball head coach Nate Oats officially announced two additions to the Crimson Tide's 2019 signing class on Friday.

Turtle Power  East Bay Express

A mild-mannered teen. The violent death of a parent. A mysterious superpower. A plan for revenge. These familiar comic book elements are given a *fresh* twist in ...

We must bring addiction out of the shadows  San Francisco Chronicle

In the hope that we can help other families confronting addiction and mental illness, we are sharing our journey and our prolonged fight for our son, Malcolm ...

What’s Happening: Alameda Futsal Club registration  East Bay Times

To submit an item to the What's Happening calendar, email to request a form. Put “What's Happening” in the subject line.

GALLERY: Celebrating Central Coast Sports Legends | Local  Lompoc Record

We could have stretched it out to pick up popular southern Santa Barbara County athletes, but we focused on our coverage area - southern San Luis Obispo ...

What’s Happening: Alameda Little League registration for Farm division, T-Ball  San Jose Mercury News

To submit an item to the What's Happening calendar, email to request a form. Put “What's Happening” in the subject line.

Here Are The Best Sophomore Girls Returners In XC  MileSplit

Up next in our compiling of best XC returners are the sophomore girls.

What’s Happening: JOBL fall baseball and softball registration  The Mercury News

JOBL — Online registration open now through Sept. 1 for Concord based Fall league for boys and girls ages 4-13. $80. To register visit or for ...

Black heaven: a review of Marcus Gardley's 'black odyssey' at Cal Shakes through Sept. 3  San Francisco Bay View

by Wanda Sabir. Marcus Gardley's “black odyssey,” currently on stage at Cal Shakes in Orinda, translates the Black Holocaust into modern language. Gardley ...

Raiders Countdown to Kickoff: 52: Who wore it best, who's wearing it now  Silver and Black Pride

We are now a week away from the Raiders training camp report day. But still 52 days from the first meaningful football being played. That means we profile the ...

District takes on challenges of creating community schools  EdSource

For the past five years, the Hayward Unified School District has been focusing on its lowest-income neighborhoods, transitioning to a “community schools” ...

Ben Simmons, Jaylen Brown lead 2015 McDonald's All-American Game rosters  SB Nation

The McDonald's All-American Game is back in Chicago for the fifth consecutive season. The rosters were announced for the annual high school All-Star game ...

What’s Happening: Danville Baseball Academy tryouts  The Mercury News

Bronco Baseball Academy — Registration open for summer youth baseball camps, which run through end of July. For information on cost and dates visit ...

Is Joe Ross the "hidden gem" of the eleven-player trade between the Rays, Padres and Nationals?  Federal Baseball

While much of the focus on the Washington Nationals' return in the three-team trade with Tampa Bay and San Diego that brought prospect Joe Ross and a ...

2015 McDonald's All American Game rosters: Boys, girls set for all-star contests  SB Nation

The 2015 McDonald's All-American Games take place on April 1 in Chicago, at the United Center, and will pit 24 of the best high school basketball players in the ...

Speculating On Why Jaylen Brown Chose California Over Georgia Tech And Other Schools  Yellow Jacked Up

Highly touted basketball recruit Jaylen Brown finally gave his much anticipated decision on which school he was going to play ball at in 2015 and he ultimately ...

Peter Barsotti, Bill Graham's right-hand man, dies  San Francisco Chronicle

Peter Barsotti, who with his brother Bob served as the creative director for thousands of Bill Graham Presents productions and was regarded by music industry ...

4 Pleasanton Seniors Nominated To U.S. Military Academies: Congrats!

4 Pleasanton Seniors Nominated To U.S. Academies - Pleasanton, CA - "Among our communities' very finest, (they) now are making a solemn commitment to ...

2013 Raiderette auditions date released  Silver and Black Pride

The Oakland Raiders are all set for this year's auditions for their World Famous Raiderettes. The Audition and an audition prep class are set for April.

MLB Draft 2011: Dylan Bundy and the 10 Best High School Prospects in MLB Draft  Bleacher Report

Taking high school players in the Major League Baseball Draft can be a major risk. They can hold out, never pan-out or choose college. They are a risk worth ...

National Book Award finalist fills in the blanks with identity-driven graphic novel  San Francisco Chronicle

In fifth grade, when graphic novelist Gene Luen Yang was falling in love with comics, he decided to draw and write one of his own. His fledgling effort, "Spade ...

SF officials seek proof vaping firm Juul is following state, city rules  San Francisco Chronicle

City officials in Juul's hometown of San Francisco are concerned about the vaping company's expansion into city-owned property at Pier 70 — adding to the ...

Rowing News: Fall 2015 Rowing Recruits |

Fall 2015 Rowing Recruits - Rowing news on row2k, one of the premier sources of rowing and sculling news, rowing results, rowing information, rowing features, ...

Hiker's caution turns into cautionary tale / East Bay man's death points to danger of sliding down snow  San Francisco Chronicle

Shortly before he died on the icy and rocky slopes of Mount Whitney on Monday afternoon, Stephen Tom told his hiking partner that the conditions were too ...

Fred Randolph: Tales from a busy bassist  Berkeleyside

A consummate musician who can be found playing jazz, salsa, samba, rock, fusion and any number of other styles, Fred Randolph is one of the busiest bassists ...

Team USA roster announced for Nike Hoop Summit

The 11-man roster for the 2015 Nike Hoop Summit was announced on Monday.

Mr. Showtime  Athletics Nation

Despite everything, the A's Show must go on. David Rinetti is the guy who makes it happen.

Chaplains for Bay Area sports teams tend to players’ spiritual needs  San Francisco Chronicle

While everyone in the Bay Area is clamoring to get into Warriors games, the Rev. Earl Smith is zipping the opposite way, heading out of Oracle Arena before ...

Who Won The Nation This Week? Rachel McArthur Sharpens Up For Millrose At Armory Track Invite  MileSplit

This *content* requires a MileSplit Pro plan. Join Now and select any plan for instant access! MileSplit Pro Join Now Already a Pro member? LOG IN. In a tuneup ...

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