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ALCO Assessor: Phong La, Jim Johnson advance to November runoff

The four-candidate race for Alameda County Assessor failed to deliver a winner Tuesday night, although first-time candidates Phong La and Jim Johnson advanced to a November runoff. 78 more words

ALCO ASSESSOR: Can Phong La win it outright?

–MEET THE CANDIDATES– Alameda County Assessor Ron Thomson is retiring and his number two-man, JIM JOHNSON, was expected to take over. Of course, pending the will of the voters. 621 more words

Alameda County assessor candidate targets Tesla

It started innocently enough with a question at the Alameda Democratic Club last month about whether the four candidates for Alameda County assessor would favor greater oversight of corporations like Chevron in Contra Costa County, which in the past, have attempted to lower assessments of the Richmond Refinery by way of creative accounting. 676 more words

Paterno ★★½

Barry Levinson seems to have found a home at HBO, the television network premiering his previous film The Wizard of Lies, a film about the fall of businessman Bernie Madoff. 1,054 more words

Oilers Make Coaching Changes

We finally have some clarity when it comes to the Edmonton Oilers coaching staff for the upcoming 2018-19 season. Todd McLellan will return for a fourth season as Oilers’ head coach, but he will have an entirely new coaching staff under his guidance when the season begins. 694 more words



Any idiot can say “Hey let’s sign every high-priced Free Agent on the market”. The 12 focuses on what we can do with what we already have, to fix or improve our team. 288 more words


6 Days of Super Eagles ... Days: 4

And then there were 4.  4 LOONGGG days until redemption for the 2004 season’s Super Bowl.  You remember.  Same Patriots, same Brady.  So close but couldn’t seal the deal, falling to the Death Star by a measly field goal, 24-21.   422 more words