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OP-ED: “We’ve Let The Dogs Out!”

By Jesse Douglas Allen Taylor   If you live in or visit Oakland neighborhoods like the Elmhurst District—what folks refer to as “Deep East Oakland”—you’re used to police helicopters hovering in the general airspace above [...]

OP-ED: Emergency Preparedness Organization – CARD – Needs Community Support

By Sue Piper   Ever since the 1991 firestorm, I have dedicated my volunteer activities to emergency preparedness. I am asking people to support of one important emergency preparedness organization–––Collaborating Agencies Responding to Disasters, better [...]