Donate

Tag: Oakland

Oakland Deck Collapse Leads to Citation, Possible Fine

September 18, 2014 | 4:04 pm

Oakland Deck Collapse Leads to Citation, Possible Fine

Posted by

City inspectors say the structure that fell Saturday, injuring 10, was built without permits.

Continue Reading

Female Dancers In Oakland Strut, Waack And Flex Their Way Into A Male-Dominated Scene

August 30, 2014 | 9:00 am

Female Dancers In Oakland Strut, Waack And Flex Their Way Into A Male-Dominated Scene

Posted by

The Bay Area, and especially Oakland, has long been an incubator for hip-hop dance styles.

Continue Reading

10 Things You Need to Know About Oakland’s Garbage Rate Increase

August 15, 2014 | 8:00 am

10 Things You Need to Know About Oakland’s Garbage Rate Increase

Posted by

When new contract takes effect next July, residents will see increases of up to 24 percent.

Continue Reading

San Jose’s Case Against Major League Baseball Gets Another Day in Court

August 12, 2014 | 8:09 am

San Jose’s Case Against Major League Baseball Gets Another Day in Court

Posted by

City must persuade appellate panel to overturn precedents that exempt baseball from antitrust law.

Continue Reading

Cash Buyers Dominate Oakland Real Estate Market

August 8, 2014 | 3:00 pm

Cash Buyers Dominate Oakland Real Estate Market

Posted by

Oakland isn’t immune to the glut of cash in the Bay Area’s hot real estate market.

Continue Reading

PechaKucha, Oakland Style: Thinking, Drinking, Talking About Community

July 25, 2014 | 1:49 pm

PechaKucha, Oakland Style: Thinking, Drinking, Talking About Community

Posted by

A gathering to share visions of what Oakland is now and what it may become. Read more …

Continue Reading

Off the Grid Food Trucks Come to Uptown Oakland

July 22, 2014 | 12:26 pm

Off the Grid Food Trucks Come to Uptown Oakland

Posted by

New location marks company’s 35th venue since it began operating in 2010.

Continue Reading

San Leandro Makes Bid to Become East Bay Tech Hub

July 17, 2014 | 1:10 pm

San Leandro Makes Bid to Become East Bay Tech Hub

Posted by

City boasts fast fiber network and a resource in short supply elsewhere: room for companies to grow.

Continue Reading

Can Oakland Avoid Tech Conflicts as Startups Move In?

July 16, 2014 | 9:30 am

Can Oakland Avoid Tech Conflicts as Startups Move In?

Posted by

Entrepreneurs, investors and activists look to avoid tensions that have beset San Francisco’s boom.

Continue Reading

Tech Boom Spurs Changes in West Oakland

July 15, 2014 | 3:00 pm

Tech Boom Spurs Changes in West Oakland

Posted by

Sky-high rents are pushing people out of San Francisco, with many ending up in West Oakland.

Continue Reading