The Tuesday evening gathering at Lake Merritt was organized by two mental health professionals to promote collective healing.
Small business owners and others called on Oakland police, BART, and city officials to do more about crime in the neighborhood.
We’re highlighting Laurel businesses like LuTillian Hudson’s 30-year salon, a magnet for longtime residents.
Co-owner Don Johnson always dreamed of owning a business in the neighborhood he grew up in. Now, he and his wife Tiffany are living out that dream together.