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Local News


  • Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch talks to Super Bowl media about why he doesn t talk
    published on Sat, 31 Jan 2015 04:22:13 GMT
    After two days of giving only scripted answers, the Seattle Seahawks' star running back gave his most extensive comments of Super Bowl week, mostly telling reporters why he won't talk to them. "I don't know what story y'all trying to get out of me....
  • Photos: Bee exhibit at Oakland Museum of California opens Jan. 31
    published on Sat, 31 Jan 2015 02:10:34 GMT
    Museum workers are putting the finishing touches on the "Bees: Tiny Insect, Big Impact" exhibit at the Oakland Museum of California. The exhibition focuses on the diversity of bees in California and the issue of their population decline, covering such topics as Bay Area beekeeping, identifying bees and how to make your yard more attractive to bees....
  • Rock Your Super Bowl Party with These Indulgent Classic Recipes
    published on Fri, 30 Jan 2015 21:57:47 GMT
    Looking for amazing snacks for the Super Bowl? Rock your party with these indulgent classics . From smoky-spicy chicken wings and slow-cooker BBQ pulled pork tacos to Tex-Mex chile con queso and over-the-top steak fajita nachos, you can't lose with these recipes....
Regional News


  • Majority at some LAUSD kindergartens are under-vaccinated
    published on Sat, 31 Jan 2015 04:50:11 GMT
    While a measles outbreak and a statewide pertussis epidemic have focused public attention on parents who refuse to vaccinate their children, experts say under-vaccination is also a pressing problem. Over 90 percent of kindergarteners at some Los Angeles Unified School District schools are walking the halls without all of their state-required vaccinations....
  • Post-Super Bowl mayhem not big concern for Worcester officials
    published on Sat, 31 Jan 2015 04:44:49 GMT
    Cities and colleges across the Northeast are taking public safety steps to prepare for what may come from the Super Bowl this Sunday, in which the New England Patriots will square off against the formidable Seattle Seahawks.? In Worcester, though, officials and school administrators believe the city has little to worry about. Whether the favored sports team wins or loses in a major sporting event in America, history shows the aftermath of a game can be treacherous for larger cities....
  • Pets and Wildlife Calendar: Jan. 31 and beyond
    published on Sat, 31 Jan 2015 00:11:14 GMT
    Maine Coon Cat Adoptions: Cat adoptions held 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. first weekends monthly at Pet Food Express, 3868 Piedmont Ave., Oakland. www.mainecoonadoptions.com ....
Sports News


  • Post-Super Bowl mayhem not big concern for Worcester officials
    published on Sat, 31 Jan 2015 04:44:49 GMT
    Cities and colleges across the Northeast are taking public safety steps to prepare for what may come from the Super Bowl this Sunday, in which the New England Patriots will square off against the formidable Seattle Seahawks.? In Worcester, though, officials and school administrators believe the city has little to worry about. Whether the favored sports team wins or loses in a major sporting event in America, history shows the aftermath of a game can be treacherous for larger cities....
  • Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch talks to Super Bowl media about why he doesn t talk
    published on Sat, 31 Jan 2015 04:22:13 GMT
    After two days of giving only scripted answers, the Seattle Seahawks' star running back gave his most extensive comments of Super Bowl week, mostly telling reporters why he won't talk to them. "I don't know what story y'all trying to get out of me....
  • Oakland Coliseum board settles on former Rose Bowl CEO for top job
    published on Sat, 31 Jan 2015 02:15:29 GMT
    The board that runs O.Co Coliseum and the Oracle Arena is on the verge of making a former Rose Bowl CEO and newspaper publisher its next executive director. Patrick Scott McKibben, who headed the Rose Bowl as it began a major renovation project, said he expects to quickly come to terms to lead the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum Authority after interviewing with board members Friday....

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 ...
  • 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...
  • "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/
  • Conservatory Lab Charter School 5th grade Climate Change rap

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  • Community School for Creative Education

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    A Waldorf-Inspired Charter School, Oakland CA http://www.communityschoolforcreativeeducation.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...
  • 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...
  • Khan Academy at Oakland Unity High School in Oakland, CA

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  • Northwest Preparatory Academy Charter School on The Ferrell Phelps Show " Lets Talk About It"

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    This show provided a new understanding and insight into what charter schools are all about as Superintendent of Northwest Preparatory Academy Charter School ...
  • NewSchools Presents: Eli Kennedy, Pacific Charter School Development

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    Stubbornly optimistic, entrepreneurs believe they can make a difference, in spite of the odds. And they don't stop at just thinking these innovative thoughts...

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