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Open Enrollment at Laney College for Youth and Adults

Laney College is now enrolling for the winter Intersession and spring semesters. Winter Intersession begins Dec. 15, 2014 runs through Jan. 13, offering a limited schedule of classes and allowing students to earn 3 units [...]
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OP-ED: Dan Siegel Is the Candidate Who Will Address the Issues

By Walter Riley and Anne Weills   Many of the mayoral candidates are contributing to widespread apathy about the upcoming election by refusing to say anything important about the issues facing Oakland.
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OP-ED: Why a Public Safety Oversight Commission Saves Dollars and Makes Sense

The existing Citizens Police Review Board and Community Policing Advisory Board are under the authority of the City Administrator.This past June the Coalition for Police Accountability, of which I am a member, proposed a ballot [...]
Oakland Raider #77 Austin Howard participating in the Clorox "Boo To the Flu" Play 60 at Martin Luther King Jr. Elementary School. Photo by Tony Gonzales.

Raiders Say “Boo to the Flu” During Clorox

Oakland Raiders players including defensive back TJ Carrie, guard Austin Howard and tight end Brian Leonhardt as well as former Raider Sam Williams teamed up with the Clorox Company to put on a community event [...]