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.
By Carolyn Wysinger (Editor’s Note: While “Stirring the Pot” columnist Michelle Fitzhugh-Craig takes a break this week, shades Magazine contributor Carolyn Wysinger steps in with her own mix of thought-provoking reflections on life.) Ov
By Ayodele Nzinga, M.F.A., Ph.D. On the first and second of the International Conference on the Black Arts Movement (BAM) was held at the University of California, at Merced. BAM pioneers and a chorus of [...]
God’s Throne Baptist Church will kick off its 50th year anniversary celebration on Sunday, March 16, 2 p.m. with a banquet at the Hilton Hotel, 2023 Grand Canal Blvd. in Stockton.The theme of the [...]