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Local News


  • Oakland gang member gets life in prison in Kumra murder
    published on Sat, 20 Dec 2014 03:46:41 GMT
    An Oakland man was sentenced Friday to life in prison and two additional potential life terms in the 2012 murder of millionaire tech investor Raveesh "Ravi" Kumra. Santa Clara County Superior Court Judge Michele McCoy handed down the sentence for defendant Marcellous Drummer in the choking murder of Kumra and the invasion and robbery of Kumra's three-story home on Nov. 30, 2012, according to officials....
  • Startup rents privately owned cars at Oakland airport
    published on Sat, 20 Dec 2014 01:50:25 GMT
    Hoping to challenge the rental car industry from the outside, a San Francisco company is offering Oakland airport travelers free parking and a little bit of money in exchange for rental fees on their cars while they are away. FlightCar opened a desk Wednesday in the well-worn Econo Lodge Inn and Suites at Hegenberger Road and Doolittle Drive....
  • Live updates: Raiders vs. Bills on Sunday
    published on Sat, 20 Dec 2014 01:26:29 GMT
    Oakland Raiders outside linebacker Khalil Mack watches as a few seconds are left in the fourth quarter their NFL game against the Houston Texans at O.co Coliseum in Oakland, Calif., on Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014....
Regional News


  • Marian Kay Zutz
    published on Sat, 20 Dec 2014 02:59:15 GMT
    Marian was born on June 6, 1944, at the old Bunny Hospital in Fairfield, Calif., to Martin and Jean Siebe of Green Valley. Marian received her elementary education at Falls School in Green Valley and attended Concordia Lutheran High School, Oakland, Calif....
  • The Renaissance International School, Montessori School in Oakland, to Hold Tours in January 2015
    published on Sat, 20 Dec 2014 01:12:22 GMT
    The Renaissance International School is a Montessori school in Oakland, California for boys and girls--toddlers through middle school will hold tours in Jan. 2015 for all levels. The school has strong music, art, and language immersion programs....
  • Getting to Know Donald Penn
    published on Fri, 19 Dec 2014 22:40:00 GMT
    Get to know more about Donald Penn, the Raiders starting left tackle who grew up a fan of the Silver and Black. You were an all-state basketball player back in your high school days....
Sports News


  • Marian Kay Zutz
    published on Sat, 20 Dec 2014 02:59:15 GMT
    Marian was born on June 6, 1944, at the old Bunny Hospital in Fairfield, Calif., to Martin and Jean Siebe of Green Valley. Marian received her elementary education at Falls School in Green Valley and attended Concordia Lutheran High School, Oakland, Calif....
  • Citywise: Deadline missed on Raiders stadium in Oakland
    published on Sat, 20 Dec 2014 01:42:23 GMT
    The investment team trying to build a new stadium for the Oakland Raiders and revitalize more than 100 acres in East Oakland remains in the good graces of city officials even though it will miss a key deadline. New City Development, headed by San Diego-based businessman Floyd Kephart, will fail to submit a binding agreement with the Raiders for a new football stadium on the grounds of the O.Co Coliseum by Sunday as required under its contract with the city to lead the Coliseum City development....
  • APNewsBreak: Dodgers end Yanks' payroll streak, owe most tax
    published on Fri, 19 Dec 2014 23:26:22 GMT
    The Los Angeles Dodgers have ended the New York Yankees' 15-year streak as Major League Baseball's biggest spenders and owe more than $26.6 million in luxury tax. The Dodgers finished with a record payroll of $257,283,410, according to final calculations made by Major League Baseball on Friday and obtained by The Associated Press....

Local Area Videos


  • The Story of Charter Schools in Oakland

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    'It was very grassroots.' Charter schools in Oakland were born out of the small schools movement says Hae-Sin Thomas, a long-time administrator with Oakland ...
  • End of School Year, 2013, Community School for Creative Education

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    The Community School, a Waldorf inspired charter school, completes its second year this month. This is the first year in its intended location of the San Ant...
  • "The charter school movement has proven a lot about how communities of poverty can thrive"

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    Enikia Ford-Morthel is an advocate for social justice and school choice, as well as an educator. She is currently principal of Cox Academy, a conversion char...
  • Commmunity School for Creative Education Press Conference 8 17 11

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    The Community School for Creative Education is a new Waldorf inspired charter school opening in Oakland on August 29, 2011. The press conference was sponsore...
  • Community School for Creative Education

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    A Waldorf-Inspired Charter School, Oakland CA http://www.communityschoolforcreativeeducation.org/
  • Conservatory Lab Charter School 5th grade Climate Change rap

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  • What has been the impact of the charter school movement?

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    'Charter schools have been appropriately disruptive,' says Hae-Sin Thomas, CEO of Education for Change in Oakland. Learn more at: http://www.efcps.org/
  • The Secret to Success at Cox Academy

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    It's not sexy and it's not rocket science. But it's definitely working for kids. The principal of Cox Academy, a conversion charter school in Oakland whose A...
  • iBme Mindfulness Programs Transform an Oakland Public High School

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    For more information, visit http://ibme.info/ This video tells the story of introducing mindfulness at one charter school in downtown Oakland--and changing t...
  • Community School for Creative Education- Summer 2010

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    The Community School held a month long summer program to demonstrate it's Waldorf inspired approach and serve Oakland children in the Summer of 2010. The Com...
  • Students Get Involved in Current Events through Project-Based Learning

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    When parents and educators pulled together to start this East Oakland school, their mission wasn't just to reinvigorate education; it was to change lives. Fo...

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