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Local News


  • Satellite based connection between...
    published on Sun, 21 Sep 2014 19:56:11 GMT
    A newly installed satellite based telecommunication system will be used as another line of communication between American Samoa and federal government officials if and when other lines of communications fail during a disaster. The FEMA National Radio System was installed more than a week ago at the Emergency Operations Center, located at the Territorial Emergency Management Coordinating Office , a bureau of the local Department of Homeland Security ....
  • 'Color Struck': an interview wit' thespian and comedian Donald Lacy
    published on Sun, 21 Sep 2014 01:51:34 GMT
    Thespian, comedian, humanitarian, radio broadcaster and father would all be words to describe this Bay Area renaissance man who has been putting his stamp on Oakland and the Bay Area's culture for decades. He is one of the colorful people who make this spot a very unique, counter-cultural mecca in the United States for Black people and anybody curious about us....
  • Free Speech Movement at UC sparked change across U.S. beyond
    published on Sun, 21 Sep 2014 01:35:52 GMT
    Activist Kate Coleman in the 1964 CBS News documentary "The Berkeley Rebels," about the movement. Photo: CBS News, Kate Coleman Above: A rehearsal of the play "FSM," by Joan Holden at the First Congregational Church in Oakland....
Regional News


  • Pew: College Debt Leaves Generation X Saving Less Than Parents
    published on Fri, 19 Sep 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    Most college-educated 30- and 40- somethings earn more than their parents did at the same age, yet they're saving less. Student debt is partly to blame....
  • In Praise of the So-Called Privileged
    published on Sun, 21 Sep 2014 07:34:52 GMT
    Society's mind-molders-the schools, colleges, media, and religious institutions-often try to convince us that middle- and upper-income earners are the unfair beneficiaries of privilege. Of course, many middle- and upper-incomers start out with advantages....
  • Broncos Q&A: T.J. Ward's hard work paying off big now
    published on Sun, 21 Sep 2014 06:14:50 GMT
    Broncos strong safety T.J. Ward grew up in Oakland, Calif., but he wasn't a Raiders fan. "That's because my favorite players were Deion Sanders and Jerry Rice," he says....
Sports News


  • Oakland A's cannot beat Jerome Williams
    published on Sun, 21 Sep 2014 06:21:49 GMT
    Sep 20, 2014; Oakland, CA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Jerome Williams pitches the ball against the Oakland Athletics during the fourth inning at O.co Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: Kelley L Cox-USA TODAY Sports When a player is traded, he may get pumped up facing his former team....
  • Broncos Q&A: T.J. Ward's hard work paying off big now
    published on Sun, 21 Sep 2014 06:14:50 GMT
    Broncos strong safety T.J. Ward grew up in Oakland, Calif., but he wasn't a Raiders fan. "That's because my favorite players were Deion Sanders and Jerry Rice," he says....
  • Galvis' home run lifts Phillies over A's
    published on Sat, 20 Sep 2014 23:42:10 GMT
    OAKLAND, Calif. - An Athletics fan circled the upper deck of the O.co Coliseum in the seventh inning of a scoreless game with a drum strapped to his waist....

Local Area Videos


  • Peralta Elementary garden

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    The garden at Peralta Elementary school on Dana Street in Oakland,CA.
  • 3 14 12 Presentation on Successes at Peralta Elementary

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  • Peralta Land Change Over Time

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    Cut paper and drawn animation about how the land in the Temescal Area of Oakland changed from 200 years ago to present by 1st grade teachers Pam Lucker and h...
  • Land Beneath Our Feet

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    Cut paper animation about the history of the land in the Oakland area. Created with Peralta Elementary School 1st grade students with teacher Pam Lucker and ...
  • Not In Our School Launch Assembly

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    Here is an example of a student-led assembly at Peralta Elementary School in Oakland, CA. This assembly launched their schoolwide anti-bullying campaign. The...
  • Coastside Armada at Peralta starting Anti-Bullying Campaign

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    Bikers from the Bay Area Coastside Armada Harley Club rev'd their engines to kickstart a Not In Our School anti-bullying campaign at Peralta Elementary Schoo...
  • This is a cake walk.. Peralta style!

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    The Peralta Elementary School 'Peralta in Bloom' festival specializes in fun and cake walks. Go to http://www.peraltaschool.org.
  • Not in Our Schools Rally

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    New coverage of the Anti-Bullying rally held at Peralta Elementary School in Oakland, CA.
  • San Agustin Elementary School Dance Squad

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  • Alexis singing Adele - Rolling in the Deep.mpg

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    Peralta Elementary School Talent Show 2012 Alexis 2nd Grade.
  • Photosynthesis

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    Created by Peralta Elementary School 5th graders in 2008 with teacher and videographer Ana Thomas and artist Trena Noval.

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