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Local News


  • Gestational Diabetes May Influence Daughter's Weight Later
    published on Thu, 23 Oct 2014 20:00:00 GMT
    Daughters of women who developed gestational diabetes while pregnant may be at increased risk for being obese later in childhood, a new study suggests. The research included more than 400 girls in California who were followed from 2005 to 2011, with annual visits to check their height, weight, body fat and abdominal obesity....
  • Report finds Army discriminated against transgender civilian employee
    published on Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:25:03 GMT
    The Pentagon celebrates Lesbian, Gay, Bi-Sexual, and Transgender Pride Month at an event in the Pentagon Auditorium, Washington, D.C., June 26, 2012. A transgender Army civilian, restricted from using a female bathroom in the workplace and called "sir" by colleagues, faced repeated instances of discrimination and humiliation, the U.S. Office of Special Counsel announced Thursday....
  • Poll: Oakland mayoral race getting tighter
    published on Wed, 22 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    Oakland City Councilmember and mayoral candidate Rebecca Kaplan hands out stickers as she campaigns at the Grand Lake Farmer's Market in Oakland on Oct. 11, 2014. A poll released Wednesday shows that the Oakland mayoral race is tightening with Councilwoman Rebecca Kaplan's lead against her top three opponents falling within the poll's margin of error of 4.4 percentage points....
Regional News


  • Obituary: Marilyn C. Oglo, 82
    published on Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:10:34 GMT
    Marilyn C. Oglo, 82, of Portsmouth, died unexpectedly on Sunday, October 19, 2014. You can take a Californian out of California, but you can never take California out of her....
  • These Rules Can Protect Doctors and Nurses From Ebola - If They're Followed
    published on Fri, 24 Oct 2014 10:33:22 GMT
    More than 200 nurses rallied outside the National Nurses Union headquarters in Oakland, California, on Tuesday, demanding more stringent protections from Ebola for healthcare workers. They carried signs reading "Stop Blaming Nurses....
  • Brooklyn Museum Opens Retrospective of Artist Judith Scott Today
    published on Fri, 24 Oct 2014 04:55:59 GMT
    Bound and Unbound will be on view in the Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art at the Brooklyn Museum from today, October 24, 2014, through March 29, 2015. Focusing on Scott's critically acclaimed fiber-wrapped, three-dimensional constructions, the exhibition features more than sixty works, including a selection of works on paper....
Sports News


  • Obituary: Marilyn C. Oglo, 82
    published on Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:10:34 GMT
    Marilyn C. Oglo, 82, of Portsmouth, died unexpectedly on Sunday, October 19, 2014. You can take a Californian out of California, but you can never take California out of her....
  • Has Reggie McKenzie Saved the Oakland Raiders?
    published on Fri, 24 Oct 2014 10:23:26 GMT
    Sep 15, 2013; Oakland, CA, USA; Oakland Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie on the sidelines before the game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at O.co Coliseum. Oakland won 19-9....
  • Fave local Mexican restaurantsvisit|slideshow-95585|river_fixed_height-44730-1col-hcat-18--44402|3
    published on Fri, 24 Oct 2014 01:48:34 GMT
    Taqueria Cancun : The bright yellow awning has become a Mission landmark, and home to what many consider the REAL best burrito in the city. Comal : Matt Gandin brings his Delfina training to bear on Mexican food; the results are light, vegetable-friendly and polished....

Local Area Videos


  • 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...
  • Charlotte Iserbyt - Why Charter Schools are Dangerous

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    For updates from Charlotte, go to: http://www.facebook.com/charlotte.iserbytfan Must Read ' Heritage Foundation, NAFTA, School Choice and the Destruction of ...
  • 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...
  • 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/
  • 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...
  • Community School for Creative Education

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    A Waldorf-Inspired Charter School, Oakland CA http://www.communityschoolforcreativeeducation.org/
  • Oakland Educator Speaks Out Against AB 1172

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    'I think that the politics of education have gotten in the way of what's best for kids.' - Hae-Sin Thomas, CEO/President of Education For Change in Oakland L...
  • Conservatory Lab Charter School 5th grade Climate Change rap

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  • 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...
  • Partnership between school districts and charter schools MUST be the future

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    There aren't enough resources for our public schools to waste any time fighting over them, says Hae-Sin Thomas, CEO of Education for Change in Oakland, who h...

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