The Bay Area Restore Section 5 Movement held its first East Bay meeting to organize an “in the streets” non-violent, voting rights demonstration to protest the Supreme Court’s recent decision that declared unconstitutional the “preclearance [...]
Congresswoman Barbara Lee (D-CA) has announced an $895,950 federal Face Forward-Serving Juvenile Offenders grant through the U.S. Department of Labor to Safe Passages, an Oakland community organization.These funds will be used for Safe Passages’ Elev8 [...]
An innovative partnership between the Alameda County Social Services Agency (SSA) and the Hayward and Oakland Public Libraries is transforming waiting room time at the Agency’s Self Sufficiency Centers into an opportunity to promote family [...]
The San Leandro Public Library and BrewMaster of San Leandro are presenting a free Millennial Academy workshop about home brewing beer on Saturday, July 20, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the San Leandro Main [...]
The U.S. Conference of Mayors at its annual meeting last week in Las Vegas passed a resolution recognizing San Leandro as among the cities across the country that “have taken the initiative to implement their [...]
President Barack Obama has recognized Margaret Gordon, co-founder and co-director of the West Oakland Environmental Indicators Project, (WOEIP), as a “Champion of Change” who is among those who are “winning the future across America.” The [...]
Brendalynn Goodall (center), who is president of the East Bay StoneWall Democratic Club with partner Nancy Hinds (right). will celebrate 21 years of togetherness. They were was married by Mayor Ron Dellums in 2008.