The East 12th Wishlist team, powered by the neighborhood group Eastlake United for Justice (EUJ), submitted its proposal to Oakland City Council for the construction of 98 exclusively affordable housing units on the publicly owned [...]
The Freedom Farmers Market is providing the West Oakland community a space to celebrate the culture and community of Black life by providing fresh fruits and vegetables grown by Black farmers.
On Saturday morning, dozens of East Oakland residents gathered in Elmhurst Park to await the arrival of Mayor Libby Schaaf, who had been invited to take a brief tour to witness what neighbors describe as [...]
This month’s Oakland Post Salon will discuss the struggle for jobs for Oakland residents: “Working in Oakland: How can we create jobs to support the right of people to continue living in the city,” Sunday, [...]
By Deniene Erickson More than 200 volunteers from Kaiser Permanente joined thousands of spectators for the 6th Annual Oakland Pride Parade and Festival on Sunday, Sept.13. The parade, which celebrated Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, [...]
Newly released Census Bureau data on the distribution of income, poverty and health insurance coverage reveals that tens of millions of Americans are still struggling to get by with far too little, according to East [...]
The Oakland City Council will hold a hearing on Monday, Sept. 21 to allow the public to voice its opinions on the export of coal through the Oakland Army Base.
By SFSU News Your smartphone’s screen fills with an image of a man standing alone in a doorway, his body casting a long shadow. “What’s your vibe today?” the app asks. Tapping buttons, [...]
The Oakland Raiders and Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC), through the NFL Foundation Grassroots Program, recently awarded the East Bay Asian Youth Center (EBAYC) with a $200,000 field surface grant to help install a [...]
Over 40 job seekers applied for work Thursday, Sept. 10 at an on-site recruitment for TrueBlue a staffing and recruiting company looking to hire food production workers, hosted by the West Oakland Neighborhood Career [...]