Mayor Libby Schaaf, together with youth employment partners, corporate donors, and city staff welcomed summer interns to City Hall this week during a kick-off reception for Oakland’s Classrooms2Careers program.
The City of Oakland’s Youth Advisory Commission, which serves as a liaison between local policymakers and young people, recently released recommendations on improving relations between local law enforcement, the communities they police and the city’s [...]
Nearly three quarters of juvenile arrests in Oakland are African American boys, who are often picked up for relatively minor offenses, according to a study recently released by the local nonprofit Black Organizing Project, Public [...]
On Saturday, August 10th, Award-winning high school students will demonstrate their academic, artistic and scientific expertise at a meeting of the Oakland NAACP, 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the West Oakland Library, 1801 Adeline [...]
By David Scott Mayor Jean Quan addressed the Pastors of Oakland last week at Calvary Temple in Oakland to speak about jobs, education and the future of Oakland. Quan the first Chinese-American Mayor of a [...]