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Save the date for July 19th! (The views expressed in this post are the author’s own.)
06/25/2019
OMNI Athlete Live: The Future of Sport

Save the date for July 19th! (The views expressed in this post are the author’s own.)

Check out the latest community post from one of your neighbors. (The views expressed in this post are the author’s own.)

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06/25/2019

Patch LOVES photos! Share your best local photos with Patch and your work could be featured. Email your submissions to [email protected]. Be sure to include your name, the city, location of the photo and date. Note: Only submit photos that you have taken yourself or own the copyright to. By submitting your photo to this callout, you are granting Patch the right to re-publish it on any and all Patch sites. Courtesy Manuel Guzman

The wolves are in a 22-acre habitat for species native to California.
06/25/2019
Wolf Cubs Debut At Oakland Zoo

The wolves are in a 22-acre habitat for species native to California.

The wolves are in a 22-acre habitat for species native to California.

Save the date for June 30th! (The views expressed in this post are the author’s own.)
06/25/2019
SF Pride Celebration & Parade 2019: San Francisco

Save the date for June 30th! (The views expressed in this post are the author’s own.)

Sunday June 30 2019: 2019 SF LGBT Pride Celebration and RallyJune 29-30, 2019Saturday at 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.Sunday at 11...

Patch loves photos! Share your photos with Patch and your work could be featured.
06/25/2019
Resting Seal: Photo Of The Day

Patch loves photos! Share your photos with Patch and your work could be featured.

Patch loves photos! Share your photos with Patch and your work could be featured.

An 18-year-old man staying at the shelter was arrested on suspicion of sexual battery, kidnapping and false imprisonment...
06/25/2019
Sexual Battery Arrest At Berkeley Homeless Shelter: Cops

An 18-year-old man staying at the shelter was arrested on suspicion of sexual battery, kidnapping and false imprisonment.

An 18-year-old man staying at the shelter was arrested on suspicion of sexual battery, kidnapping and false imprisonment.

Amazon Prime Day is coming! Here’s what you need to know to help you plan ahead. 💸📦 (via Patch Deals)
06/25/2019
Amazon Prime Day 2019 Date Announced

Amazon Prime Day is coming! Here’s what you need to know to help you plan ahead. 💸📦 (via Patch Deals)

Get ready, Amazon Prime Day 2019 is just around the corner! Here's everything you need to know to get the best deals and savings this year.

People will be able to make cash payments at PayNearMe stations located at stores like CVS without incurring a transacti...
06/25/2019
New Option For Paying Traffic Fines In Alameda County: PayNearMe

People will be able to make cash payments at PayNearMe stations located at stores like CVS without incurring a transaction fee.

People will be able to make cash payments at PayNearMe stations located at stores like CVS without incurring a transaction fee.

Nearly $5 million in U.S. Department of Homeland Security funds were shifted away from Alameda County's Urban Shield pro...
06/25/2019
Alameda Co. Residents 'Less Safe,' Supes To Blame: Grand Jury

Nearly $5 million in U.S. Department of Homeland Security funds were shifted away from Alameda County's Urban Shield program.

Nearly $5 million in U.S. Department of Homeland Security funds were shifted away from Alameda County's Urban Shield program.

You could be driving down the road in your own vehicle and be stopped by officers with guns drawn because they think you...
06/25/2019
License Plate Swapping: A Growing Threat

You could be driving down the road in your own vehicle and be stopped by officers with guns drawn because they think you're a car thief. #EastBay

Do you know your license plate number? Would you notice if it were switched with a similar plate?

According to the hospital, therapy dogs like Posey have been shown to reduce anxiety and fear that many people experienc...
06/24/2019
Therapy Dog Brightens Children's Days At NorCal Hospital

According to the hospital, therapy dogs like Posey have been shown to reduce anxiety and fear that many people experience during a hospital visit. #PatchCalifornia

Meet Barker Posey, a Labrador and Golden Retriever mix who calms children for stitches, blood draws and more at CPMC Van Ness Campus.

Summer visitors are on their way…
06/24/2019

Summer visitors are on their way…

Children's Fairyland opened its doors in 1950. Walt Disney hired away some of its staff for Disneyland.
06/24/2019
Fairyland-Themed Exhibit At Oakland Airport

Children's Fairyland opened its doors in 1950. Walt Disney hired away some of its staff for Disneyland.

Children's Fairyland opened its doors in 1950. Walt Disney hired away some of its staff for Disneyland.

Patch loves photos! Share your photos with Patch and your work could be featured.
06/24/2019
Covered In Snow: Photo Of The Day

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After reports that Navy pilots were encountering UFOs at hypersonic speeds, Patch took a peek at the most recent sightin...
06/24/2019
Here's California's Latest UFO Sightings

After reports that Navy pilots were encountering UFOs at hypersonic speeds, Patch took a peek at the most recent sightings across California. #PatchCalifornia

After reports that Navy pilots were encountering UFOs at hypersonic speeds, Patch took a peek at the most recent sightings across California

Some homeowners are taking the farm-to-table movement a step beyond farmers markets, with gardens steps from their own k...
06/23/2019
Farm-To-Table, From Your Own Backyard

Some homeowners are taking the farm-to-table movement a step beyond farmers markets, with gardens steps from their own kitchens.

Some homeowners are taking the farm-to-table movement a step beyond farmers markets, with gardens steps from their own kitchens.

The number of measles cases climbed last week to 1,044 across 28 U.S. states. Here’s how many were in California.
06/23/2019
Measles Cases Top 53 In California, Over 1K Nationwide

The number of measles cases climbed last week to 1,044 across 28 U.S. states. Here’s how many were in California.

The number of measles cases climbed last week to 1,044 across 28 U.S. states. Here's how many were in California.

WalletHub ranked 192 beach towns by factors such as affordability, weather, safety, economy, education and health, and q...
06/23/2019
Best CA Beach Towns To Live In 2019: List

WalletHub ranked 192 beach towns by factors such as affordability, weather, safety, economy, education and health, and quality of life.

WalletHub ranked 192 beach towns by factors such as affordability, weather, safety, economy, education and health, and quality of life.

Find the perfect sun protection for you based on your needs and personal preferences. ☀️ (via Patch Deals)
06/23/2019
Protect Your Skin With 2019's Best Sunscreens

Find the perfect sun protection for you based on your needs and personal preferences. ☀️ (via Patch Deals)

These top-rated broad-spectrum sunscreens are ideal for daily use, sweaty water sports and everything in between.

PG&E filed for bankruptcy earlier this year. There is no guarantee of funding until the bankruptcy proceedings are compl...
06/23/2019
NorCal Cities, Counties Agree To PG&E's Wildfire Damages Costs

PG&E filed for bankruptcy earlier this year. There is no guarantee of funding until the bankruptcy proceedings are completed, which is not anticipated until mid-2020, NorCal officials said. #PatchCalifornia

Four cities and counties and five other jurisdictions have agreed to accept a mediator's proposal of $415 million.

Save the date for June 29th! (The views expressed in this post are the author’s own.)
06/23/2019
Alameda County Fair 2019: Pleasanton

Save the date for June 29th! (The views expressed in this post are the author’s own.)

Saturday June 29 2019: 2019 Alameda County FairFriday, June 14 - Sunday, July 7, 201911 a.m. to 11 p.m.July 4: 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.Closed...

So, the interesting thing is NOT that San Francisco made the list, but that housing costs were factored into the equatio...
06/23/2019
San Francisco Makes Top 5 List Of Best Cities For Job Hunters

So, the interesting thing is NOT that San Francisco made the list, but that housing costs were factored into the equation. Income here versus income elsewhere. #EastBay

A search engine for jobs, recently ranked the top U.S. cities for job-seekers.

Title clenched, Scamp and his fur mommy now head to New York to appear on NBC’s Today Show.
06/22/2019
World's Ugliest Dog: Scamp The Tramp Is Champ

Title clenched, Scamp and his fur mommy now head to New York to appear on NBC’s Today Show.

Title clenched, Scamp and his fur mommy now head to New York to appear on NBC's Today Show.

Firefighters battling a 3-alarm fire in San Leandro Friday night remained at the scene until Saturday afternoon.
06/22/2019
Gutted Building In Danger Of Collapse

Firefighters battling a 3-alarm fire in San Leandro Friday night remained at the scene until Saturday afternoon.

Firefighters battling a 3-alarm fire in San Leandro Friday night remained at the scene until Saturday afternoon.

After reports that Navy pilots were encountering UFOs at hypersonic speeds, Patch took a peek at the most recent sightin...
06/22/2019
Here's California's Latest UFO Sightings

After reports that Navy pilots were encountering UFOs at hypersonic speeds, Patch took a peek at the most recent sightings across California

After reports that Navy pilots were encountering UFOs at hypersonic speeds, Patch took a peek at the most recent sightings across California

Volunteers pack 1,000 food boxes for those in need; cat habitat room dedicated to crash victim and other sweet stories f...
06/22/2019
Daughter Surprises Dad; 'Cutest Vegan' Kid: Saturday Smiles

Volunteers pack 1,000 food boxes for those in need; cat habitat room dedicated to crash victim and other sweet stories from across NorCal.

Volunteers pack 1,000 food boxes for those in need; cat habitat room dedicated to crash victim and other sweet stories from across NorCal.

Tom Hanks voices Sheriff Woody in animated comedy-adventure "Toy Story 4," while the reboot of 1988 thriller "Child's Pl...
06/22/2019
Weekend Movie Review: 'Toy Story 4,' 'Child's Play' And 'Anna'

Tom Hanks voices Sheriff Woody in animated comedy-adventure "Toy Story 4," while the reboot of 1988 thriller "Child's Play" hits theaters.

Tom Hanks voices Sheriff Woody in animated comedy-adventure "Toy Story 4," while the reboot of 1988 thriller "Child's Play" hits theaters.

With the Dream Pillow, your little one will actually look forward to getting ready for bed. 😴 (via Patch Deals)
06/22/2019
This Dream Pillow Makes Bedtime Fun For Kids

With the Dream Pillow, your little one will actually look forward to getting ready for bed. 😴 (via Patch Deals)

It's a smart, snuggly, screen-free way to get little ones excited about going to sleep.

On Friday, more than 1,000 Disneyland Resort cast members registered to practice yoga in front of the Sleeping Beauty Ca...
06/22/2019
International Yoga Day Celebrated At Disneyland Resort

On Friday, more than 1,000 Disneyland Resort cast members registered to practice yoga in front of the Sleeping Beauty Castle at sunrise. #PatchCalifornia

Where better to do a sun salutation than in front of Sleeping Beauty's newly refurbished castle?

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