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Another tale that fortified Emeryville’s well-earned “Rotten City” era reputation has been unearthed by East Bay Times reporter Peter Hegarty. Amateur historian Alfred Janske pieced the story of a fallen lawman together by flipping thorough handwritten records, ancestry...

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Josephine.com, who brought the sharing economy model to home-cooked meals, communicated a “pause” on their operations as they look to work around stringent health code regulations. “In many ways, the one-size-fits-all safeguards established to protect us from industrialized production...

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Historic State Highway 123 San Pablo Avenue will once again be closed to vehicle traffic when the annual Love Our Neighborhood Day returns to North Oakland on Saturday June 4th. Neighbors are invited to come play...

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The Emeryville Crime Report for April includes 182 total crimes (down from 201 in March). Violent Crime fell 15% from last month but still outpaces the three-year average for April and remains on a 58% increase from 2015. In the Property...

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Oakland CHP responded to a Sunday 9 a.m. 911 call of a flock of infant geese crossing Interstate 80 near the Ashby Exit. At least three CHP units were deployed to the scene to corral the...

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That increase in traffic? It’s not in your head. Buoyed by new high density developments that have gone online this year including Emme and Parc on Powell, Emeryville’s population surged a whopping 6.9 percent over...

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One year ago, Emeryville Poet Laureate Sarah Kobrinsky begrudgingly left Emeryville after having her rent raised nearly 40% by a former Emeryville Planning Commissioner. Happily, she and her husband Jered and 5-year-old son Jack landed in Point...

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On Wednesday morning, The Emeryville Police Department served two warrants and searched an apartment on the 1100 block of 54th Street in connection with a missing 15-year-old developmentally disabled female from Pleasant Hill. 26-year-old Emeryville resident...

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Jamba Juice recently announced its intent to move from its EmeryBay office complex headquarters to Frisco, TX. 120 Emeryville jobs will be impacted. AAA also recently announced it would move its employees to Walnut Creek next year to...

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Over two years ago, while a member of the Park Avenue District Committee, I proposed transforming the dilapidated space under the 40th St./Shellmound bridge into a community asset. The idea was well-received by fellow committee members, City staff...

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A 10:36 a.m. single alarm blaze at an Emeryville triangle neighborhood home claimed the life of a family pet and gutted the interior of a house owned by Mayor Dianne Martinez and her husband Tim...

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Bacano Bakery sadly announced their closure on April 5th. They held a final sale to bid farewell to the community they adopted over a year and a half ago. In addition, Bay Street’s Teacake Bakery closed in...

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A recent San Francisco Business Times article listed the top-10 Food & Beverage makers by revenue in the Bay Area. Three of these companies are Emeryville businesses and headquartered here in our city....

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Two years ago, the MTC approved $8.7M in funding for the expansion of the Bay Area Bike Share program to the East Bay. After an extensive outreach program, they unveiled three Emeryville Bike Share locations as...

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The Emeryville Police Department Crime Report for March includes 201 total crimes (up from 168 in February). Violent crime rose sharply for the month experiencing a 50% increase from last month and is up 63% for the year. District...

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It’s been nearly two and half years since the Public Market announced the lease-signing of an 800 square foot food stall by Peruvian chef Carlos Altamirano slated to be called “Chicharron”. The bad news is that...

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Emeryville has jumped into a political battle involving the transport of Coal to an export terminal being built at the former West Oakland Army Base. A project being spearheaded by prominent Oakland developer Phil Tagami who’s resume includes the rehabilitation of the Fox theatre...

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Charlandra Rachal, who goes by “Char”, is one of the few people I’ve met from Emeryville. Char was born here, came up through the Emeryville school district, in fact, her young son Khalil is a third generation Emeryville...

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Draymond may have deserted us for Berkeley after signing an $85 million dollar deal, but it appears that his legacy in our city will live on. The results of a Twitter poll initiated by Chronicle...

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Just three months ago, Governor Jerry Brown voiced his opposition to a statewide $15 minimum wage stating “Raise the minimum wage too much and you put a lot of poor people out of work” and noted the...

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The Anti-Police Terror Project (APTP) returned to Emeryville Council chambers at last night’s meeting. Previously, APTP had made appearances at Council and engaged in public comment to draw attention to releasing the Coroner report in the...

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Waking up to Helicopters circling above is never a good thing in our area. Emeryville released a rare Nixle Alert at about 6 a.m indicating the closure of San Pablo on 45th and 53rd due to...

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Friends and relatives of Kelly Turner were provided a bit of closure on Monday as Joseph Karr was sentenced to life in prison for her 2014 murder. Karr, an Emeryville-based metalwork artisan, was found guilty last week of...

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The gripping story of accused murder suspect and former Emeryville Bohemian Blacksmith Studio operator Joseph Frederic Karr is underway this week in an Austin, Texas courtroom. Revelations from the tragic case include the testimony that girlfriend Kelly Turner was...

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