Tag Archives: Oakland

Presidente de la Junta Escolar James Harris (izquierda) y Supt. Antwan Wilson. Foto cortesía de Oakland North.

La Junta Escolar de Oakland escoge a la misma Compañía de Búsqueda fuera de la ciudad que reclutó el Superintendente saliente

La Junta de Educación de Oakland eligió esta semana la misma firma de búsqueda del sur de California para contratar a un nuevo superintendente que utilizó para contratar al superintendente saliente Antwan Wilson hace dos [...]
Photo courtesy of Oakland Socialist.

West Oakland’s Qilombo Loses Lease After Ghost Ship Fire Oakland’s red-tagging not providing incentive to ask for safety inspections, say community members

Since the Oakland warehouse fire that claimed 36 lives earlier this month, the city has seen a rash of landlord panic and opportunism, according to community members who have seen the number of unannounced fire [...]
Dorothy King (right), owner of Everett & Jones BBQ, and Sam Lefebvre, a resident at the artist warehouse neighboring the restaurant in Jack London Square. Photo by William Hammons.

Everett & Jones, Warehouse Artists Take on Oakland’s Housing Affordability Crisis Artists and Black residents seek plan for “mutual aid and unity”

Proprietors of Everett & Jones BBQ and residents of a neighboring artist warehouse met over the weekend with a message of unity and mutual aid as they paid tribute to the 36 lives lost in [...]
Photo from SF Chronicle

McClymonds Warriors Capture Historic Statewide Victory for Oakland

    For the first time in history, an Oakland Athletic League team won a state football championship, as McClymonds High Schools Warriors last Saturday won the 5-A high school football CIF State Championship game [...]
She Thought CGI Peter Cushing Was Real In Rogue One A Star Wars Story

She Thought CGI Peter Cushing Was Real In Rogue One A Star Wars Story - Rogue One's use of CGI gets it on Academy Awards Special Effects Shortlist

As Rogue One: A Star Wars Story takes off with an opening weekend box-office take estimated at $152 million, one character is talked about more than any other, including Jyn, the star played by Felicity [...]