Before Tuesday night’s Oakland City Council meeting, the proposal to sell a city parcel to build a luxury apartment tower at Lake Merritt seemed like a done deal. But in the face of determined and [...]
Responding to the city’s long-term failure to meet the needs of the unemployed in Oakland, the City Council voted this week to award the Private Industry Council (PIC) a $250,000 grant to help support the [...]
Oakland, CA – We expected a great game but had no idea it would be an overtime thriller. Game one of the NBA Finals was everything we predicted it would be. Last night’s ratings were [...]
The Oakland Unified School District has adopted a new policy that will allow it to revisit how it will spend its construction bond funds, raising concerns that some building projects might be left in the [...]
It’s that time of the year again! The Giants are headed back to the White House to hangout with President Barak Obama. This trip never gets old because in order to receive such an invitation [...]
Whether you’re looking to have some fun, get in a good workout or train for a competition, boxing is a great outlet to get in shape and stay active, according to champion fighter Tony Hirsch. [...]
Oakland, CA – The Warriors have finally made it! They’ve had an incredible year and need four more games to hoist the Larry O’ Brien NBA Championship Trophy. But before they do that, they’ll have [...]
San Francisco, CA – The month of May was extraordinary for the Giants. They recorded eight shutouts last month, all of which came here at AT&T Park. San Francisco was the only team in the [...]
The Oakland City Council is set to vote Tuesday evening on a controversial proposal to sell a city-owned parcel to build a luxury apartment tower at the corner of East 12th Street and Lake Merritt.
Even before her rise to national fame began 11 years ago, Oakland soul singer Ledisi had formed a mutual admiration society of sorts with some of the best vocalists in the business.
Oakland, CA – The A’s lost their lead and allowed Carlos Beltran to carry the Yankees on his back for the 5-3 win. The veteran outfielder hit a two-run homer in the sixth and drove [...]