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The District 7 councilmember wants to build stronger partnerships with county, state, and federal governments and with private industry to tackle Oakland’s biggest problems.
With longtime councilmember Larry Reid retiring, five candidates hope to become deep East Oakland’s next representative.
The Coliseum, housing, police budgets: in an online forum last night, incumbents defended their records and challengers laid out visions for change.
We interviewed Dan Kalb, Steph Dominguez Walton, and Tri Ngo about their ideas to solve North Oakland’s biggest problems.
How long does Oakland fire season last? What’s the best way to monitor air quality? How is the Oakland Fire Department preparing?
This month, the East Bay welcomed Ono Bakehouse, Black Star Pirate BBQ and 15 new restaurants, and said goodbye to Corso, the Albatross Pub and 13 other food businesses.
But the years-long pilot project stoked conflicts between different communities and revealed problems with the city’s transportation planning process.
This month, 18 new East Bay restaurants opened and eight permanently closed.
Con la jubilación del concejal Larry Reid, cinco candidatos esperan convertirse en el próximo representante.
A new initiative helps local merchants make connections, get assistance and support other communities in need.
The hospital has long been considered “one of the best pediatric care centers in the nation.” Some say the university affiliation is damaging that reputation.
We’re taking a look at what’s working, what’s not, and how the city has received feedback.
After downtown mail boxes were removed last month, local postal workers and voters are staying vigilant. Here’s how the entire process works, and how to track your ballot as it travels through the mail.
Feast your eyes on our bountiful list of East Bay restaurants and caterers offering special holiday menus to enjoy at home.
Choose from over 800 classes because fall is free for the second year in a row at Laney and Merritt colleges.
OUSD’s school year began in person 11 weeks ago amid lingering concerns related to the pandemic. Here’s what teachers and school leaders are experiencing, in their own words.
While the data is preliminary, district officials are worried about the implications for OUSD’s financial stability.
The 13th annual running festival March 20 features a new course, full and half marathon and 5k, 10k and kids running events.
The singer will be debuting songs from her forthcoming album at a run of shows beginning Thursday at Yoshi’s in Jack London Square.