Electronics, light bulbs, cleaning products? Don’t throw them out!
Looking for services during the pandemic? Check out this interactive county map and resource guides from The Oaklandside.
A College Avenue rug shop, run for decades by the son of Armenian genocide survivors, is in its final days, prompting discussions about land use and history.
Alameda County officials say they’ll house all Project Roomkey residents by the deadline. A new Biden order may give them more time.
Officials told people to stay inside to avoid Monday’s dangerous gusts, but many Oakland residents don’t have that option.
The city of Oakland has suggestions for “40 days of service” honoring the civil rights leader’s legacy. Other groups are taking to the streets.
A plan to turn eight rent-controlled Oakland apartment buildings into moderate-income housing would rely on private investors, not public funding.
We get a lot of questions from readers who are interested in participating more in local government. Here’s a guide to watching and speaking at council meetings.
COVID-19 risks have prompted a year-long delay in the point-in-time homeless count, a “crucial data source.”
A Twitter sleuth discovered a private lot mislabeled as tax-exempt, raising questions about how often the county reviews property records.