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Man critical after East Oakland shooting

OAKLAND - A man was in critical condition after being shot multiple times in East Oakland Friday morning, police said. No information was released about the victim. The shooting happened about 4:30 a.m. in the 2500 block of 62nd Avenue. The man was apparently confronted on the street by someone and

SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS - 2017-11-24 20:58:36

Shop in Oakland during 'Plaid Friday Weekend'

OAKLAND, Calif. (BCN) - Many Oakland businesses are hoping that shoppers will stay out of the Big Box stores and shop locally in what the city has designated "Plaid Friday Weekend." More than 200 retailers and other businesses are participating, giving shoppers an option to big-box retail stores a

BAYINSIDER - 2017-11-24 13:20:00

Everything Ebenezer: Fairfield man plays Scrooge in Oakland Temple Hill musical

Chris Pedersen is pictured from the 2016 production of "Scrooge." FAIRFIELD - Solano County theater-goers know Chris Pedersen from Fairfield Civic Theatre and Solano College Theatre productions. He took home an Arty award in 2000 for his portrayal of Colonel Pickering in "My Fair Lady." Pedersen ret

DAILY REPUBLIC - 2017-11-24 11:44:25

Long lines at the malls on Black Friday, while Oakland hopes people shop locally

LIVERMORE, Calif. (KTVU/AP) - Lines were long at the outlet mall in Livermore, where stores opened at 3 p.m. on Thanskgiving Day, hours before the official start of Black Friday. "We shop until tomorrow night," Diane Oberg of Brentwood said early Friday morning with a shopping cart full of gifts. "

BAYINSIDER - 2017-11-23 23:59:59

Oakland police recruits treat families to Thanksgiving feast

OAKLAND (KRON)- Two Oakland police academies teamed up to spread some Thanksgiving cheer to families in Oakland. Recruits from the 177th and 178th Police Academies were out on the grill early and set up bounce houses for kids in the community. The 177th and 178th Police Recruit Academies came togeth

KRON4 - 2017-11-23 17:49:50

Problems lead to long delays, higher costs in rebuilding Oakland school

California birds nesting earlier to try to survive global warming The current price tag on the project is $54 million, although contractors just started the construction and costs could rise. Taxpayers were initially told it would cost about $40 million to build the new school on La Cresta Avenue i

SFCHRONICLE.COM - 2017-11-25 00:24:00

Dense fog blankets parts of Bay Area, zero visibility at Oakland Airport Friday morning

San Franciscans woke to the sound of a blasting fog horn Friday morning as dense clouds covered parts of the Bay Area. The National Weather Service warned motorists of patchy fog in the North Bay and Oakland Shoreline through late morning. Zero visibility was reported at Oakland International Airpor

SFGATE - 2017-11-24 16:21:00

Man found shot dead under the I-880 overpass in Oakland

A man was shot dead Wednesday under the Interstate 880 overpass in Oakland and police were searching for two people in connection with the slaying, officials said. Police dispatchers received information from a caller about 3:15 a.m. that a man with a gunshot wound was lying on the ground under the

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Christmas Tree Auction - Henderson Daily News: News

The Henderson Area Chamber of Commerce's 4th Annual Christmas Tree Auction began Tuesday at 127 E. Main St., the former Ryan's Downtown Restaurant. The auction will be open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. thru Dec. 1. The auction will also be open during the Henderson Christmas Parade Nov. 30. The auction includes m

HENDERSON DAILY NEWS

Angel Trees - Henderson Daily News: News

It's that time of year again. The Rusk County Child Welfare Board is hosting its annual Angel Tree project. Angels may be picked up at Snowflake Deli, Henderson Federal Savings Bank, Texas Bank and Citizens National Bank across from Stage. Gifts must be returned to Henderson Federal Savings Bank no

HENDERSON DAILY NEWS

Main street city - Henderson Daily News: News

Editor's Note: Nathan Saxe is a high school student in York, Pennsylvania. When asked to write an English paper about where he would like to live someday, Saxe chose Henderson. He is related to Clovis and Pam Glenn of Henderson. When people are looking for "the best place to live" they often look at

HENDERSON DAILY NEWS

Death and Funeral Notices for Nov. 25

DONALD V. BUCHHOLZ, 79, Flint, died Nov. 19. Hilliard Funeral Home, Tyler. MICHAEL EMERSON BYARS, 62, Flint, died Nov. 19. Community Funeral Home of Tyler. LORRAINE THERESA DOW, 89, Tyler, died Nov. 22. Lloyd James Funeral Home, Tyler. ROBERT "BOBBY" EDWARD HATTON JR., 54, Quitman, died Nov. 22.

TYLER MORNING TELEGRAPH - 2017-11-25 03:28:00

East Texas Drilling Report for Nov. 26

DEVELOPMENTAL (County; Operator; Lease/Well; Field; Survey; Type; Depth; Location) Anderson; McGowan Working Partners Inc.; N.N. Wills 'A' 14; Cayuga (Woodbine); Edmondson, S/260; Injection; 4,500; 1.5 Miles NW Cayuga Angelina; BP America Production Co.; Rockies Gas Unit 1H; Carthage (Haynesville

TYLER MORNING TELEGRAPH - 2017-11-24 21:11:00

SWAT nabs armed robbery suspects

"Get on the floor and count to 10." The audio recorder catches crashing sounds, a frenzied search for cash in the E-Z Mart. The cashier hurries to comply, facing a weapon. "I'll give you whatever you want. I promise I will. Just don't hurt me, OK?" A little less than a month after an armed robbery a

KILGORE NEWS HERALD - 2017-11-24 08:00:00

Homer "Red" Patterson

Services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, December 2, at Crosspoint Community Church for Homer Rayferd "Red" Patterson, age 83, of Purvis, Miss., who died November 17, 2017, at his residence. Mr. Patterson was an Executive Account Representative with Baker Hughes Petrolite. He was a master mason wi

KILGORE NEWS HERALD - 2017-11-24 08:00:00

Mobile science museum visits KMS

A traveling science museum made a stop at Kilgore Middle School to expand learning beyond the classroom walls and introduce students to career possibilities. "The kids have loved it. They've enjoyed getting to do all of the hands-on things instead of just sitting at a desk and doing book work," KMS

KILGORE NEWS HERALD - 2017-11-24 08:00:00

Lessons: The essence of theology is defined by action

For more than 50 years, I have studied the history of Christianity and especially Christian thought, the fancy word for which is "theology." My doctoral dissertation dealt with academic theology in the 15th century, and I enjoyed learning about some of the abstract discussions that professors and ot

THELCN.COM - 2017-11-24 18:16:00

Jackpot elusive for upstate's new casinos

Revenues from the three new venues - and thus the money shared with municipalities - have fallen short of expectations Three new upstate New York casinos - including Seneca County's del Lago Resort and Casino - have so far failed to generate the big payoffs they projected, meaning less money shared

MPNNOW - 2017-11-24 21:57:05

Kolb: Support communities on Small Business Saturday

Tomorrow is Small Business Saturday, a day designed for our communities' shops and stores to showcase all they offer and for consumers to support them with an extra effort to shop local. Small businesses are the backbone of New York- they drive an enormous portion of economic activity, create much-n

CITIZEN ONLINE - 2017-11-24 18:29:00

8-year-old hurt after crashing car while steering on man's lap in Upstate NY

Whitehall, N.Y. -- Authorities say an 8-year-old child is hospitalized with serious injuries after a car crashed as the child steered the vehicle while sitting on a New York man's lap. State police say 36-year-old Brett Reynolds, of Whitehall, took his mother's car late Tuesday and allowed the child

SYRACUSE.COM - 2017-11-24 17:36:18