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  • September is the perfect month for date night at Yoshis
    published on Sat, 30 Aug 2014 15:28:05 GMT
    If so there are a few opportunities coming up in the month of September at Yoshi's in Oakland CA and San Francisco CA that just might be worth the ticket, For starters on Thursday September 4th you can check out songstress Angie Stone at Yoshi's in San Francisco CA, This Grammy nominated artist will perform songs from one of her many CD's including ... (more)...
  • NCAA pay case nearly didn't happen
    published on Sat, 30 Aug 2014 11:56:54 GMT
    About half of the players who put on pads and helmets this weekend will have the opportunity to make money from their sport before they graduate....
  • OUSD addresses bus system after special-ed students are left stranded
    published on Sat, 30 Aug 2014 01:25:28 GMT
    The Oakland Unified School District says they take responsibility for the "colossal crisis."...
  • Names & Faces
    published on Sat, 30 Aug 2014 01:59:49 GMT
    Warriors president Rick Welts was in a good mood on Thursday, May 22, 2014 at Warrior headquarters in downtown Oakland, Calif....
  • California College of the Arts MBA enhances startup innovation
    published on Fri, 29 Aug 2014 21:46:06 GMT
    The California College of the Arts offers a Design MBA program to help students become more innovative in business....
  • Unwelcome delivery: Canyon residents told hours to be cut at post office
    published on Fri, 29 Aug 2014 19:39:46 GMT
    Residents of this small unincorporated community tucked among the redwoods between Moraga and Oakland were told this week to expect further service cuts at their post office....
  • Brittany Named Raiderette of the Week
    published on Fri, 29 Aug 2014 18:09:00 GMT
    Meet Raiders Legend Odis McKinney at The Raider Image at Universal CityWalk on Friday, August 29 from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. * Blood donors please bring photo I.D., eat a meal before donating and be 17-years or older Meet Raiders Legend Odis McKinney at The Raider Image at Universal CityWalk on Saturday, August 30 from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Meet ... (more)...
  • Vallejo transplant plans to share lifetime of skills with others
    published on Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:56:10 GMT
    The Oakland native and long-time Los Angeles-area resident relocated to Vallejo in April and already has plans to pass along the skills she's picked up as part of a cable TV news station back east, a Los Angeles Times writer, a book author and a public school teacher....
  • Sheila E. to perform at Oakland Pride Sunday
    published on Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:37:10 GMT
    Oakland native Sheila E. -- who this year has been frequently returning to her roots with appearances at the Oakland Running Festival, Yoshi's nightclub and a school music fundraising show at the Fox Theater -- headlines the city's gay pride festival Sunday....
  • The Roundup
    published on Thu, 28 Aug 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    1, a new public safety official, former police chief of St. Louis Daniel Isom, will take over in Missouri - Gallup: 49 percent of Americans are dissatisfied with the state of K-12 education in the U.S., while 48 percent are satisfied - When Wall Street firms seek out folks to join their destructive ranks, they often attract students who've ... (more)...
  • The Pet Concierge Crowd Funding Campaign Reaches $3,000.00...
    published on Fri, 29 Aug 2014 10:07:25 GMT
    The Pet Concierge's Indiegogo campaign reached a $3,000.00 milestone in the quest to raise $5,000.00 for its pet education and awareness center....
  • Beware: The annual back-to-school traffic nightmare starts next week
    published on Fri, 29 Aug 2014 09:34:26 GMT
    Summertime and, save for the cottage congestion and increased construction, the driving was easy....
  • Hippest, hottest vintage boutiques in the Bay Area
    published on Fri, 29 Aug 2014 04:37:39 GMT
    A brutalist ring at the MERCY Vintage Now shop is seen on Friday, August 22, 2014 in Oakland Calif....
  • Oakland: After hiatus, Grand Lake Smoke Shop reopening
    published on Wed, 27 Aug 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    After being shuttered for about five years, a tiny tobacco and candy shop tucked into the side of the Grand Lake Theatre will reopen Friday on a limited schedule....
  • 7 Genius Designers of Food-Based Fragrances
    published on Fri, 29 Aug 2014 01:09:40 GMT
    True Nature Botanicals Mill Valley, CA Created by the CEO of Marie Veronique Organics, this new line of all-natural, creamy perfume balms is designed for travel ....
  • OAL football preview: McClymonds looks a cut above once again
    published on Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:54:17 GMT
    McClymonds' Lavance Warren runs the ball for a big gain against Oakland during the first half of the Silver Bowl game at Laney College in Oakland, Calif., on Friday, Nov. 29, 2013....
  • Oakland school board opens the door another charter school
    published on Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:47:14 GMT
    Hoping to turn around dismal education outcomes for kids in Oakland's most impoverished and violent neighborhood, a group of East Oakland leaders won approval Wednesday night to create a "transformation" charter elementary school....
  • City to Rezone School Headquarters Property for Residential Housing
    published on Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:18:58 GMT
    Plans are moving forward to lease or sell the Oakland Unified School District property at Second Avenue near the estuary - which currently house the Dewey Academy high school campus and the district's former administration building - to build condominiums or residential housing....
  • Creating a Spreadsheet for Giving Back
    published on Thu, 28 Aug 2014 23:02:35 GMT
    When Mitchell Kapor was 15, he attended a summer science program that changed his life....
  • School bus company a no-show for Oakland special education students
    published on Thu, 28 Aug 2014 22:59:33 GMT
    The school district is apologizing to parents of special education students who were left on the side of the road this week when a new school bus vendor failed to pick them up, calling the situation "embarrassing and unacceptable."...