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The administration predicts an alarming $150 million city funding shortfall over the next two years. Councilmembers and city employees call for more transparency.
The money could help patch the city’s $62 million shortfall and reactivate fire engines.
Councilmember Nikki Fortunato Bas will hold a series of meetings to gather input for the park’s master plan.
As the COVID-19 pandemic swept California, fentanyl overdoses increased and access to sterile syringes dwindled. Alejandra del Pinal’s harm-reduction group was one of a few to respond.
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Alameda County officials say they’ll house all Project Roomkey residents by the deadline. A new Biden order may give them more time.
You don’t need insurance or payment for any of these free Oakland COVID-19 testing sites. You may need to make an appointment ahead of time.
Health officials are encouraging flu shots—especially during the COVID pandemic—but fewer people this season are being vaccinated.
California will give up to $25,000 to qualifying businesses impacted by the pandemic. Here’s how to apply.
Political turmoil in Cambodia split the Do family apart. Running a restaurant in Oakland helped bring them together.
Ex-workers allege that the Depot’s management used the pandemic as an excuse to purge them. Management says they had no choice.
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East Bay Restaurants offering takeout or delivery
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