The Eastmont Mall testing event represented an impressive collaboration between grassroots groups—and those partnerships aren’t going away.
Some Lake Merritt residents say the city isn’t working fast enough to address noise, partying, trash, and illegal vending.
How much advance warning can you expect? What triggers a power shut off? How can you help save power?
We spoke to activists at three local organizations that are using this moment to advance environmental and social justice.
Wildfire season is upon us and air quality locally will be very poor for the foreseeable future according to weather experts.
The Oaklandside reached out to local meteorologists and agencies to find answers.
How a plan to lure the black-crowned night heron away from downtown developments unraveled, and why there’s hope yet for Oakland’s “scrappy” bird.
In 2017, Oakland banned flavored tobacco, but a loophole allowed fruit-flavored cigars and vape products to proliferate.
Citizen scientists are documenting the strange creatures living in the lake, and helping us understand how to rewild it.
MH First, a program of the Anti Police-Terror Project, offers “socially competent” support.