Teens get hands-on learning at high school's on-campus preschool
Little Falcons is an eight-week school course for juniors and seniors in Oakley
'Bridge to Equality' is the theme of the 12th Women's Hall of Fame Awards induction ceremony and dinner on March 20 at the Crowne Plaza Concord, 45 John Glenn Drive. There are seven inductees in this year's class named by the Contra Costa Commission for Women in the categories of Leadership, Community, Health Care, Justice and Arts.
Elliott Smith and Kendall McIntosh each scored 20 points, and the visiting Freedom High boys basketball team used a decisive advantage at the foul line to earn a 71-62 win over host San Ramon Valley on Wednesday in the North Coast Section Division I semifinals.
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This country is threatening to ban Facebook and YouTube
Turkey's prime minister has threatened drastic steps to censor the Internet, including shutting down Facebook and YouTube, where audio recordings of his alleged conversations suggesting corruption have been leaked in the past weeks, dealing him a major blow ahead of this month's local elections. Full Story
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SXSW Music Picks: Chain Gang of 1974 buzzes into Texas
Also meet Adrian Marcel, one of Oakland's most promising R&B talents.
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Oops! Obama misspells Aretha Franklin's iconic song
The president omitted a letter from the singer's 'R-E-S-P-E-C-T' while praising her at a White House celebration.