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"Oakland Murals 14th St and Alice", by William Newton, used under CC license, resized and cropped

Oakland-based muralist Desi Mundo is on a crusade to change the negative perception of artists who paint using spray cans. 

Daily news roundup for Monday, August 24, 2015

Aug 24, 2015
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Here's what's happening in the Bay Area, as curated by KALW news:

SF City Attorney Vows to Wipe Out Serial Graffiti Vandal - SF Bay

“City Attorney Dennis Herrera filed a civil lawsuit against Cozy Terry on Aug. 14 for allegedly causing close to $54,000 of damage to city property with her graffiti tags.

Daily news roundup for Tuesday, July 7, 2015

Jul 7, 2015
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Here's what's happening in the Bay Area, as curated by KALW News

It’s On: Airbnb Regulation Set To Hit San Francisco’s Ballot This November​ // Tech Crunch

Daily news roundup for Thursday, June 25, 2015

Jun 25, 2015
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Here's what's happening in the Bay Area, as curated by KALW news:

Reductions to bail rates divide S.F. legal community // SF Chronicle

"An attempt by San Francisco Superior Court judges to bring bail amounts into line with surrounding Bay Area counties has set off a firestorm of controversy in the legal community.

Private homeowners are trying to give graffiti artists a legal, public canvas. KALW's Leila Day spoke with a Bernal Heights couple that hired local artist Get Up to come tag their house.

Listen to their conversation above. 

(Bay Citizen) // More than 75 vocational schools are being investigated after dozens were discovered to be operating without state approval. The schools convicted will be presented with fines of up to $50,000 by the California Bureau for Postsecondary Education...