West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD) is working to make sure that no child in West Contra Costa County goes hungry when schools are closed this summer.
Responding to Speaker Paul Ryan’s “Better Way” agenda on poverty, Congresswoman Barbara Lee released a statement saying, “Right now there are more than 46 million Americans living in poverty, including 16 million children, (and) Congress [...]
Assemblymember Tony Thurmond (D-Richmond) this week presented AB 2235, Caleb’s Law, to Senate Business, Professions & Economic Development Committee, to help parents understand their rights when their child undergoes certain dental procedures.
Few subjects are as important to the survival of faiths and other nonprofits as understanding the laws that apply to their organizations,” says William Taylor, Esq., President, The Business Lawyers.
By SALLY HO, AP The newly crowned Miss USA is a 26-year-old Army officer from the District of Columbia who gave perhaps the strongest answer of the night when asked about women in combat.
(AP and other sources) It was Latin Night at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando. After hours of revelry, the party-goers crowding the gay nightclub in Orlando known as the Pulse took their last sips [...]
By David Love, Atlanta Black Star Muhammad Ali is dead at the age of 74. While the giant of a man is almost invariably praised for his victory in the boxing ring, he [...]
By Githaiga Ramsey Raymond Ridder, the Vice President of Communications for the Golden State Warriors, has organized and managed the communications for the last 15 seasons and is handling the newfound thunderous excitement surrounding [...]
The Port of Oakland has set a 70 percent local hiring goal for a $25 million renovation of the International Arrivals Building at Oakland International Airport.
Oakland has operated under a housing state of emergency for the past two months. This ordinance has stopped hundreds and perhaps thousands of Oakland renters from having their rent raised above 1.7 percent (per year) [...]