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Folk-Rock Band Whiskerman Coming to Pittsburgh August 7th at @ClubCafé

Oakland, California rockers Whiskerman mysterious folk-rock has evolved over the years to reveal a unique sound that they’ll be taking on tour this summer.

A west coast favorite and up-and-coming national act, Whiskerman is a five-piece band led by prolific singer-songwriter Graham Patzner. 252 more words

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BART Completes Installation Of Security Cameras On All Cars

(CBS SF) — Bay Area Rapid Transit officials said Wednesday that they have completed installing security cameras in all of their train cars at a cost of $1.42 million, with the money coming from the transit agency’s operating budget. 421 more words


BART Expects Record Ridership For Warriors Parade In Oakland

(CBS SF) — BART officials are expecting record-high ridership numbers for the victory parade scheduled for Thursday in Oakland to celebrate the Golden State Warriors’ championship win. 487 more words


40 to 60 Teens Jumped on a BART Train and Robbed All the Passengers. TEENAGERS ARE SCARY

SF-GATE – The incident — the first of its kind in recent memory — occurred around 9:30 p.m. Saturday at Coliseum Station.

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BART Proposes $3 Million Crackdown On Fare Evaders

OAKLAND (KCBS) – Bay Area Rapid Transit is looking to spend nearly $3 million to crack down on fare evaders.

BART gets about 75 percent of its operating budget from the fare gates, which means every time someone skips out, that’s money that could add up to a ticket increase later. 163 more words


BART Considers Changes To Solve Multi-Million Dollar Budget Deficit

OAKLAND (KPIX 5) – The Bay Area Rapid Transit Board of Directors on Thursday weighed cost-cutting proposals to address a multi-million dollar budget shortfall.

BART said it may charge riders who use paper tickets instead of Clipper cards a 50-cent surcharge. 138 more words


BART Customer Satisfaction At 20-Year Low

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) – To the surprise of virtually no one who rides Bay Area Rapid Transit, customer satisfaction on the commuter rail system is at a 20-year low according to a new survey of riders. 116 more words