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Judge Glenda Hatchett of "The Judge Hatchett Show" with A'lelia Bundles, Great-great granddaughter or Madam C.J. Walker and Author of “Madam Walker Theatre Center:  An Indianapolis Treasure” at the National Coalition of 100 Black Women 16th Annual Madam C.J. Walker Luncheon at the San Francisco Marriot Marquis

NCBW-OBAC Celebrates 16th Annual Madam CJ Walker Awards Luncheon

The National Coalition of 100 Black Women’s Oakland Bay Area Chapter recently hosted its 16th Annual Madame C.J. Walker Luncheon at the San Francisco Marriott Marquis and featured a keynote address from the Honorable Judge [...]
L to R, from top- Treva Reid, Brigitte Cook, Iris Merriouns, Nyeisha DeWitt, Katherine Jolly, Pamela Calloway, Shereda Nosakhare, Maïsha Everhart, Julie M. Waters, and Aisha Brown. Photo by Ashley Chambers

Bay Area Women Leading Behind the Scenes in Politics

The face of leadership is changing. More African American women are being represented in the political arena. They manage communications for state leaders, represent politicians in the State Assembly, and play a big role in [...]
The West Oakland Job Resource Center is designed to assist job seekers in gaining employment with jobs on the Army Base.

Oakland’s Army Base Project Reports Over 50 Percent Local Hiring

The city is celebrating recent reports that Oakland residents have been employed for over 50 percent of the total number of hours worked on the Army Base project since the development started in September – [...]
San Francisco Giants' Tim Hudson

Giants Lose to A’s in Exhibition Game

No better way to end spring training than to have the Giants and the A’s face off. The Bay Bridge Series never disappoints. Both teams were happy to be back in the Bay and away [...]