The Greenlining Institute was created 21 years ago to fight against the practice of denying economic opportunities to people of color. Continuing its mission, it is now going to transform and renovate the former Bank [...]
No better way to end spring training than to have the Giants and the A’s face off. The Bay Bridge Series never disappoints. Both teams were happy to be back in the Bay and away [...]
African Americans make up a disproportionate number of the estimated Americans without access to a healthcare and will experience the most problems when trying to get treatment at a hospital or clinic.
In recognition of Women’s History Month, the Port of Oakland is paying tribute to its women leaders that are at the forefront of one of the largest ports in the country.Those who are being recognized [...]
Reversing its previous position, the Oakland Planning and Zoning Department has decided to allow a U.S. Customs Inspection Center to operate in West Oakland. An appeal on the ruling will be heard at the next [...]
When Anita Schools was diagnosed with HIV in 1998, she was proactive about learning more about the virus and getting treatment. Now as a program coordinator with Sister Care, a support program for HIV positive [...]
It’s one of the most asked questions during the last two week – What happened to Malaysia Flight #370? Depending on what official you ask, what country wants the limelight or what news station you’re [...]
Henry Ramsey Jr., former Alameda County Judge and true practitioner of justice, passed away last Friday at Alta Bates Hospital in Berkeley. He was 80 years old.
Former Oakland A’s Pitcher Mike Norris is invested in promoting positive values and education. He released a new educational calendar that’s aimed at helping children learn subjects such as Math, Science, English, and Nutrition.
OCCUR and The San Francisco Foundation FAITHS Program Present A Model Built on Faith and Community Series VII – Positioned for Success II: Management Principles for Building a Thriving Ministry and Effective Programming.