The East 12th Wishlist team, powered by the neighborhood group Eastlake United for Justice (EUJ), submitted its proposal to Oakland City Council for the construction of 98 exclusively affordable housing units on the publicly owned [...]
The Freedom Farmers Market is providing the West Oakland community a space to celebrate the culture and community of Black life by providing fresh fruits and vegetables grown by Black farmers.
On Saturday morning, dozens of East Oakland residents gathered in Elmhurst Park to await the arrival of Mayor Libby Schaaf, who had been invited to take a brief tour to witness what neighbors describe as [...]
The Congressional Black Caucus Health Braintrust has released “The 2015 Kelly Report on Health Disparities in America,” an official Congressional analysis of the state of African American health in the U.S. that offers a blueprint [...]
This month’s Oakland Post Salon will discuss the struggle for jobs for Oakland residents: “Working in Oakland: How can we create jobs to support the right of people to continue living in the city,” Sunday, [...]
San Francisco, CA – Jake Peavy recorded his third home run of his career and struck out eight batters. Overall, he had a pretty great night as the Giants backed him with enough run support [...]
Santa Clara – It’s no surprise the 49ers claimed victory tonight, especially when it’s their home opener. They have won seven games on Monday Night Football, five consecutive being their home opener. First year head [...]
The Oakland City Council will hold a hearing on Monday, Sept. 21 to allow the public to voice its opinions on the export of coal through the Oakland Army Base.
Oakland, CA – The adulation that followed the signing of Aldon Smith was overshadowed by a poor performance by the Raiders today. It wasn’t what anyone expected as the defense flatlined against a dominant Bengals [...]
Oakland, CA – One door closes, another one opens. The Raiders got better when they added Aldon Smith to their roster just days before the home opener. Despite Santa Clara conveniently charging him with three [...]
San Francisco, CA – The bats came alive tonight. The Giants kicked off their nine-game homestand against the Padres. It’s been a tough road for the World Champions, plagued with injuries with just three weeks [...]