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Environmentalist finds bliss up East Bay creeks
Friends of Five Creeks leader helps transform waterways
Oakland's police department received its best-ever report from federal monitor Robert Warshaw this week, and it would fared even better had an arbitrator not recently reinstated an officer fired for actions during an Occupy protest.
The ceremonial cornerstone was laid by U.S. Agriculture Secretary Henry Wallace, who stressed the value of the laboratories in finding alternatives if the supply of certain imported agricultural crops was cut off by the war.
FRIDAY, OCT. 17 COMMERCIAL CRIME -- Businesses were burglarized in the 800 block of Hearst Avenue and the 2500 block of Shattuck Avenue. STOLEN AUTO -- Vehicles were stolen in the 2400 block of Ashby Avenue and at Tenth and Parker streets.
Graduation Success Rate (GSR) scores for Cal football and men's basketball make gains; Stanford's overall rate is at 98 percent
A Jack-o-tini for Halloween
This year's Half Moon Bay Pumpkin Festival attractions include all sort sof pumpkin treats, including jack-o-tinis, made by the new Half Moon Bay Distillery.