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Brenda Vaughn, home from Japan

During a recent visit to the Bay Area to visit family and friends, contemporaries who gathered to celebrate and reminisce at Q’s Lounge in Jack London Square serenaded Oakland’s own sensational song stylist, Brenda Vaughn, [...]

SmartMeters Are a Hit With Customers

By Conway Jones Pacific Gas & Electric is actively engaged in transitioning 10 million of its customers to the new SmartMeter devices, part of a statewide energy infrastructure upgrade that the company says is critical [...]

Doctors Medical Center Makes Strides

By Tasion Kwamilele Doctors Medical Center (DMC) of San Pablo, formerly known as Brookside Hospital, has continued to raise its standards to effectively help the community it serves. Governed by the largest democratic emergency physician [...]

Thousands Attend Oakland Pride Festival

By Jesse Brooks The Oakland Pride Festival has resurfaced in a big way. After a six-year lull, the Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender (LGBT) festival’s comeback drew thousands of people. “We Got The Funk: Diversity in [...]