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The emergency policy was intended to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in county jails.
More than 10,000 residents in Oakland who are parents or caregivers but not citizens could be allowed to vote for OUSD school board members.
Slower speeds reduce serious injuries and fatalities from vehicle collisions, but advocates say more must be done.
At-risk youth have been left out of the conversation surrounding access to abortions, Dr. Aisha Mays of the Dream Youth Clinic says.
It’s been a volatile year for the board—one director quit altogether. Here’s where some remaining hot-button issues stand.
This week in Oakland: Live music at Town Nights, mini-concert series at Redwood Heights Park, and more
Other events include Mosswood Meltdown fest, Summer Sounds at City Center, and Jack London Square music series.
The Roots logo is almost synonymous with the city of Oakland itself. Here’s how that happened.
Exhibit focuses on the artist’s work in the Americas, and his call for social equality and justice.
Artists David Burke, Pancho Pescador, and Joevic Yeban are honoring conductor Michael Morgan and artist Hung Liu, who both recently passed.
Oakland’s dangerous roadways
An investigative series looking into traffic and pedestrian safety in our city. Read more.
Following a bicyclist’s death, Santa Fe-Bushrod residents protested at an especially dangerous intersection.
A recent survey showed 79% of people oppose installing parking meters, but proponents say the plan will make the lake safer and more accessible
Getting to school should be safe. We followed two families to experience the problem infrastructure and dangerous driving they deal with daily.
We produced six hours of video journalism to celebrate our one-year anniversary, touching on some of Oakland’s most pressing issues.
Watch it all here ➔
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