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A majority of the school board supports the idea, but some say a mandate will harm students who refuse by pushing them out of the classroom. A decision could be reached as soon as Sept. 22.
An East Bay home restaurant boom; local beer for your commute; the best torta ahogada; more Bites.
Other events include Akoma Outdoor Market’s one-year celebration, a market at Eli’s Mile High Club, and Danzacuentos.
We produced six hours of video journalism to celebrate our one-year anniversary, touching on some of Oakland’s most pressing issues.
BIDs are an important part of the city’s economic life and often come up in our reporting, so we wrote this explainer.
A lawyer representing district attorney candidate Pamela Price claims O’Malley’s staff used government email accounts for campaign purposes and coordinated with police unions.
As the top physician in the jail, she oversaw its initial response to the COVID-19 pandemic, which remains a danger as most staff and detainees are unvaccinated.
U.S. District Court Judge William Orrick told city officials ‘the light at the end of the tunnel is closer and brighter’ but cautioned against ‘victory dances.’
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On bad air days, schools are instructed to close windows and doors and let the air purifiers work. But during the pandemic, that solution comes with its own problems.
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.
Mentoring at Oakland law firm has formed clerks, receptionists and delivery staff into attorneys.
Staff from the Economic and Workforce Development Department are available for appointments at five Oakland libraries this fall. The initiative aims to make it easier for businesses to access city services.
Market Daze will take place over three days at Frank Ogawa Plaza in conjunction with Hiero Day.
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