Lines around the block for cupcakes and a boom year for a flower shop, but a shoe shop for the stars is calling it quits, one of several COVID-19 casualties.
We captured the scene on Tuesday night at six bars, from East Oakland to downtown.
The pop-up event this Sunday will feature plants and plant-based products from Oakland vendors.
The initiative, which led to more parklets, street closures, and outdoor markets during the pandemic, will likely be extended through next spring.
The Port Product Lab is a free program focused on helping business owners improve their products.
The fund, signed into law by President Biden, will provide billions in relief to qualifying business owners. The application deadline is Monday, May 24.
Tour organizers hope to prevent further gentrification and build support for a new library in Oakland’s Hoover-Foster neighborhood.
The owner of Red Door Catering will be sharing a 5,000 square foot commercial kitchen in West Oakland with other Black-owned food businesses.
Oakland’s grocery worker hazard pay law doesn’t cover TJ’s Lakeshore location, but Rockridge workers will keep an extra $5 per hour.
A survey of Asian and Latinx food-service and domestic workers found a high number were exposed to unsafe workplaces.