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From the hills to Lake Merritt, the city is home to beautiful parklands. But who gets to enjoy them is determined by long-standing racial and class divides.
We decided to take a look at the history of camera enforcement and other possible solutions.
While Black Friday encourages consumerism, local second-hand shops offer an alternative place to pick up workout gear, coffee tables, or even a wedding dress, without the waste.
We produced six hours of video journalism to celebrate our one-year anniversary, touching on some of Oakland’s most pressing issues.
The race to replace Mayor Libby Schaaf is already having an impact on City Council district elections. And plenty is bound to happen in the coming year.
Renters can now arrange for pickup of “bulky items” without bugging their landlord. The city hopes that, and other changes, will mean less junk dumped on streets.
The African American Sports and Entertainment Group includes Oakland business and sports leaders backed by a Black-owned investment firm.
The City Auditor accused Oakland’s housing and parks departments heads of violating city spending rules to award contracts to friends.
Values guiding our work
News organizations don’t always tell you–or know–what drives their decisions.
The private school offers a track for bilingual Spanish-English speakers, as well as one for English speakers to learn Spanish.
East Bay Restaurants offering takeout or delivery
These East Bay restaurants have started curbside, no-contact pickup and in-house delivery. Find out who’s offering curbside and delivery.
Support local merchants and enjoy holiday shopping out-of-the-box along a festive MacArthur Boulevard.
Shock G’s jazz piano: The Digital Underground frontman’s musicianship will be featured in posthumous album
Gregory Jacobs knack for playing the piano will be on full display in his upcoming release “The Piano Man.”
Your favorite restaurant might have a line out the door, but that doesn’t mean it’s not struggling to stay afloat
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