Emeryville, California

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Emeryville is a small city located in northwest Alameda County, California, in the United States.wikipedia
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Berkeley, California

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It lies in a corridor between the cities of Berkeley and Oakland, with a border on the shore of San Francisco Bay.
It borders the cities of Oakland and Emeryville to the south and the city of Albany and the unincorporated community of Kensington to the north.

Oakland, California

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It lies in a corridor between the cities of Berkeley and Oakland, with a border on the shore of San Francisco Bay.
In Oakland, they were concentrated around Lake Merritt and Temescal Creek, a stream that enters the San Francisco Bay at Emeryville.

Center for Investigative Reporting

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It is the home to Pixar Animation Studios, Peet's Coffee & Tea, The Center for Investigative Reporting, and Clif Bar.
The Center for Investigative Reporting (CIR) is a nonprofit news organization based in Emeryville, California; it has conducted investigative journalism since 1977.

Clif Bar

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It is the home to Pixar Animation Studios, Peet's Coffee & Tea, The Center for Investigative Reporting, and Clif Bar.
The company is based in Emeryville, California, and is privately held.

MobiTV

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In addition, several well-known tech and software companies are located in Emeryville: LeapFrog, Sendmail, MobiTV, Novartis (formerly Chiron before April 2006), Wargaming America, and BigFix (now HCL).
MobiTV, Inc. (formerly named Idetic, Inc.) is a provider of live and on-demand video delivery solutions, headquartered in Emeryville, California.

Alameda County, California

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Emeryville is a small city located in northwest Alameda County, California, in the United States.

Chiron Corporation

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In addition, several well-known tech and software companies are located in Emeryville: LeapFrog, Sendmail, MobiTV, Novartis (formerly Chiron before April 2006), Wargaming America, and BigFix (now HCL).
Chiron Corporation was an American multinational biotechnology firm based in Emeryville, California that was acquired by Novartis on April 20, 2006.

East Bay

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Emeryville has some features of an edge city; however, it is located within the inner urban core of Oakland/the greater East Bay.
Increased population has led to the growth of large edge cities such as Alameda, Concord, Emeryville, Fremont, Pleasanton, San Ramon and Walnut Creek.

Emeryville Shellmound

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The Ohlone discarded clam and oyster shells in a single place, over time creating a huge mound, now known as the Emeryville Shellmound.
The Emeryville Shellmound, in Emeryville, California, is a sacred burial site of the Ohlone people, a once-massive archaeological shell midden deposit (dark, highly organic soil, temple and burial ground containing a high concentration of human food waste remains, including shellfish).

Key System

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The Key System, a local transit company, acquired the general offices of the California and Nevada and its nascent pier into San Francisco Bay.
The Key System (or Key Route) was a privately owned company that provided mass transit in the cities of Oakland, Berkeley, Alameda, Emeryville, Piedmont, San Leandro, Richmond, Albany, and El Cerrito in the eastern San Francisco Bay Area from 1903 until 1960, when it was sold to a newly formed public agency, AC Transit.

California and Nevada Railroad

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In 1884, Emery was president of a narrow-gauge railroad called the California and Nevada Railroad.
J.S. Emery was listed as the railroad's president, for which present day Emeryville is named.

Pixar

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It is the home to Pixar Animation Studios, Peet's Coffee & Tea, The Center for Investigative Reporting, and Clif Bar.
Pixar Animation Studios (also known simply as Pixar) is an American computer animation studio based in Emeryville, California, a subsidiary of Walt Disney Studios (owned by The Walt Disney Company).

Rancho San Antonio (Peralta)

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The wharf served the Peralta family's Rancho San Antonio.
The grant, issued on August 3, 1820, embraced the sites of the cities of San Leandro, Oakland, Alameda, Emeryville, Piedmont, Berkeley, and Albany.

BigFix Inc

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In addition, several well-known tech and software companies are located in Emeryville: LeapFrog, Sendmail, MobiTV, Novartis (formerly Chiron before April 2006), Wargaming America, and BigFix (now HCL).
Founded in 1997, BigFix, Inc. was headquartered in Emeryville, California.

California Zephyr

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The Emeryville station serves Amtrak's California Zephyr, Coast Starlight, San Joaquin, and Capitol Corridor trains.
The California Zephyr is a passenger train operated by Amtrak between Chicago and the San Francisco Bay Area (at Emeryville), via Omaha, Denver, Salt Lake City, and Reno.

Temescal Creek (Northern California)

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During the Spanish and Mexican eras, colonists constructed a small wharf near the mouth of Temescal Creek adjacent to the shellmound.
Three forks begin in the Berkeley Hills in the northeastern section of Oakland (also referred to as the Oakland hills south of the Caldecott Tunnel), part of the Pacific Coast Ranges, coming together in the Temescal district of Oakland, then flowing westerly across Oakland and Emeryville to San Francisco Bay.

Berkeley Branch Railroad

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The Oakland Trotting Park, for Standardbred horse racing, was built nearby at the junction of the Berkeley Branch line with the mainline of the Southern Pacific.
The Berkeley Branch Railroad was a 3.84 mi long branch line of the Central Pacific Railroad (CPRR) from a junction in what later became Emeryville called "Shellmound" to what soon became downtown Berkeley, adjacent to the new University of California campus.

Oaks Park (stadium)

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Emeryville was the site of Oaks Park, the home turf of the Pacific Coast League's Oakland Oaks.
Oaks Park, formally known as the Oakland Baseball Park, and at times nicknamed Emeryville Park, was a baseball stadium in Emeryville, California.

Bay Street Emeryville

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In 2001, the city contracted developer Madison Marquette to build a new shopping center, the Bay Street Shopping Center.
Bay Street Emeryville is a large mixed-use development in Emeryville, California which currently has 65 stores, ten restaurants, a sixteen-screen movie theater, 230 room hotel, and 400 residential units with 1,000 residents.

Oakland Oaks (PCL)

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Emeryville was the site of Oaks Park, the home turf of the Pacific Coast League's Oakland Oaks.
After the 1912 season, the Oaks opened their new stadium, named Oakland Ball Park (or simply Oaks Park) though it was located in the neighboring city of Emeryville at San Pablo and Park Avenues.

Wargaming (company)

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In addition, several well-known tech and software companies are located in Emeryville: LeapFrog, Sendmail, MobiTV, Novartis (formerly Chiron before April 2006), Wargaming America, and BigFix (now HCL).
In February 2018, Wargaming America closed its Emeryville offices, cutting 100 jobs.

California State Route 123

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The Oaks Room Card Club operates today as a legal gambling establishment on San Pablo Avenue.
Going north, it passes through the cities of Emeryville, Berkeley, Albany, and El Cerrito.

Catellus Development Corporation

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This real estate was redeveloped by what was called the Catellus Development Corporation, as a shopping center and multi-unit residential district.
Catellus was responsible for numerous developments throughout the state, including the major redevelopment of Emeryville in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Greyhound racing

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On May 29, 1920 the first greyhound racing track to employ a mechanical lure in place of a live rabbit opened in Emeryville.
In 1919, Smith opened the first professional dog-racing track with stands in Emeryville, California.

Capitol Corridor

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The Emeryville station serves Amtrak's California Zephyr, Coast Starlight, San Joaquin, and Capitol Corridor trains.
At the start of the 1990s, three Amtrak intercity trains operated in the Bay Area: the long-distance California Zephyr (Oakland/Emeryville–Chicago) and Coast Starlight (Los Angeles–Seattle), and the regional San Joaquin (Bakersfield–Oakland).