Oakland: Gourmet market moving into Sears Building

Downtown Oakland's old Sears building, now renamed Uptown Station, has landed its first tenant, a specialty market that will feature high-quality and organic foods, cuisine for people on the go, a cafe, and wine and liquor offerings, the project's developers said. 
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AC Transit boss quits before dismissal meeting

Agency confirms that Armijo, hired by the district in February 2012, handed in his letter of resignation Thursday afternoon. A scheduled special meeting to consider removing him is canceled. 
Looser rules on sex criminals' residency

California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation suspends blanket use of 2,000-foot residency restriction in decisions about where sex offenders can live. 
Best in West preview: Warriors vs. Grizzlies

The Golden State Warriors take on the Memphis Grizzlies, the only team in the NBA they haven't defeated.
 
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The Alameda County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to enter into talks with the city and its private development partner on Coliseum City -- a proposal to redevelop about 200 acres in East Oakland and build a new football stadium for the Oakland Raiders. The agreement doesn't require that the Raiders commit to the project.  
 
 
The Golden State Warriors take on the Memphis Grizzlies, the only team in the NBA they haven't defeated.
 
 
 
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When one player thinks he's in total control of the game, he is so wrong.  
 
 
A good manager needs to be able to teach, coach, delegate, oversee and sometimes, to set limits and enforce expectations. They also need to be able to create a vision and inspire employees to build commitment and engagement.  
 
 
Downtown Oakland's old Sears building, now renamed Uptown Station, has landed its first tenant, a specialty market that will feature high-quality and organic foods, cuisine for people on the go, a cafe, and wine and liquor offerings, the project's developers said.  
 
 
Jail inmates held in San Francisco's Hall of Justice allege sheriff's deputies have forced them to fight "gladiator-style," San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi said today.  
 
 
 
At this point, it is difficult to know just exactly what was at the root of Monday's apparently bogus "kidnapping" of Denise Huskins from her Vallejo home.  
 
 
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Review: 'Stupid (expletive) Bird' is a (expletive) blast

San Francisco Playhouse presents Aaron Posner's adaptation/send-up of Chekhov's 'The Seagull' in a winning, creative production; it runs through May 2.