Oakland has a long record of producing college and professional basketball players who started out and their craft at the gyms and parks in the city.These players have ranged from NBA greats like Bill Russell, [...]
Youth of Allen Temple and Iglesia Bautista de Allen Temple partnered with the youth of 67 Sueños to plan and paint a mural entitled “Black and Brown Unity“, which is on the 86th Avenue Wall [...]
The East Oakland Youth Development Center recently hosted their annual “Something for Everyone” scholarship fundraiser hosted by Coliseum Lexus of Oakland owner Ed Fitzpatrick. Radio personality Miranda Wilson served as mistress of ceremonies along with [...]
The Defy Ventures defiant headline “Transform your Hustle” recruitment campaign registered big time with those who have done time for crimes. Catherine Hoke (Rohr), founder and CEO of Defy Ventures, challenged more than 60 formerly [...]
Chevron and the Oakland A’s teamed up to host a youth baseball clinic with local children at Richmond’s Martin Luther King Park. The event was designed to generate excitement for education – especially science, technology, [...]
A groundbreaking ceremony will be held for the George “Rocky” Graham Park in Marin City. Saturday, Aug. 9 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 800 Drake Ave. next to the Sheriff Substation and Fire [...]
Village Baptist Church in Marin City celebrated Africa Day Saturday, July 26, in front of the Manzanita Recreation Center. The event was a benefit for Better Africa Foundation, a non-governmental organization based in Cotonou, Benin. [...]
New Hope Church is celebrating its 33rd Anniversary throughout the month of August. The Church Anniversary Celebration programs will be held Aug. 3, Aug. 10, Aug. 17, Aug. 24 and Aug. 31st, beginning at 3:30 [...]
World Hepatitis Day is an annual event, held on Monday, July 28, is designed to raise awareness and influence real change in disease prevention and access to testing and treatment.
Charles Farrier started his company Crumble & Whisk Pâtisserie in San Francisco with a few kitchen supplies and small balance in his savings account in May of last year.