Local Customer for 30 Years

By LaRhonda Crosby-Johnson It is not everyday you hear folk talk about growing up with a book store. I did. Marcus Books and I were born in 1960 Marcus Books is so much more than [...]

Bayview Merchants’ Association Recieves Award 

At the 2009 Neighborhood Empowerment Network Awards, the Bayview Merchants’ Association was named Best Community Benefit District/Merchant Association. The award was presented at City Hall on November 18 by San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom, the Neighborhood Empowerment Network [...]

Yes for BART-to-Oakland Airport

Dellums, BART say Airport Connector can be the stimulus for jobs and economy After hearing a spirited three-hour long discussion Wednesday from residents, labor organizations, clergy and business representatives, the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC)voted 11 [...]

February Is National Dental Care Month

The annual Give Kids A Smile Program is Saturday, February 6th, from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., sponsored by Lifelong Dental along with the Berkeley Dental Society and dental community who are partnering to address [...]

Approve Lorenzo Hoopes for his Paramount Service

By Paul Cobb. Publisher Post News Group Mayor Ron Dellums should resubmit the names of the Paramount Board members, which includes Lorenzo Hoopes, for the City Council to approve. Several community activists and political candidates [...]