The Post Salon will host a discussion Sunday June 19, of an Oakland Unified School District (OUSD) proposal to incorporate charter schools in the enrollment system for public schools in the city.
In the battle for the open 9th district seat in the State Senate, Democrats Sandré Swanson and Nancy Skinner will face a rematch in November. Skinner won 47 percent of the vote while Swanson received [...]
While parades and festivals mark the Juneteenth holiday in San Francisco, Berkeley, Vallejo and Tracy, Omnira Institute’s 9th annual Juneteenth observation in Oakland focuses on prayer and remembrance.
The Alameda County Registrar of Voters is open for weekend voting to allow voters to come to the Registrar of Voters’ office to vote early for the June 7 Presidential Primary Election on the following [...]
KPFA SUMMER CRAFTS FAIR will take place on June 18 and 19 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at The Craneway Pavilion on the Richmond Waterfront.
By Yasmin Anwar, UC Berkeley News If you rage with frustration during a marital spat, watch your blood pressure. If you keep a stiff upper lip, watch your back.
By Cathy Cockrell, UC Berkeley News UC Berkeley job applicants who have prior conviction histories will find it easier to be considered on the merits of their knowledge and experience, under a policy that [...]
By Gretchen Kell, UC Berkeley News Bleeding profusely in a medic’s arms, 19-year-old U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. Brian Vargas felt his life slipping away. It was Jan. 17, 2007, in Iraq’s Triangle of Death, [...]
The Barbara Lee & Elihu Harris Lecture Series will feature a celebration of four women voting rights activists of 1965, Saturday, May 14, at Allen Temple Baptist Church, 8501 International Blvd in Oakland.
By Robert Sanders, UC Berkeley News A UC Berkeley study of homeless youth living on the streets of San Francisco found that they have a 10 times higher mortality rate than their peers, mostly [...]