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Local News


  • Drummond: Joe Tuman takes off the gloves in Oakland's mayoral race
    published on Thu, 23 Oct 2014 04:45:31 GMT
    It's not the Uptown people have in mind when they rave about Oakland's renaissance. The homeless here aren't part of "Oakland rising."...
  • Evidence supports policeman's account of Ferguson shooting
    published on Thu, 23 Oct 2014 03:24:50 GMT
    Protesters against police brutality in Oakland, California, part of a national outcry sparked by the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri. Photo: Getty Images Washington: Ferguson, Missouri police officer Darren Wilson and Michael Brown fought for control of the officer's gun, and Mr Wilson fatally shot the unarmed teenager after he moved toward the officer as they faced off in the street, according to interviews, news accounts and the full report of the St Louis County autopsy of Bro...
  • Fifth candidate for Congress...
    published on Thu, 23 Oct 2014 03:09:04 GMT
    American Samoa native Fatumalala Leuluaiali'i Atulevao Al-Shehri announced during a new conference yesterday that she is running in this year's general election as a candidate for the territory's Delegate to the U.S. House of Representative. [photo: FS] An American Samoa native with strong Christian beliefs who lived in the Middle East for more than two decades - where she attended underground Christian church services - has been back home for five years and is now the fifth known candidate for ...
Regional News


  • Fifth candidate for Congress...
    published on Thu, 23 Oct 2014 03:09:04 GMT
    American Samoa native Fatumalala Leuluaiali'i Atulevao Al-Shehri announced during a new conference yesterday that she is running in this year's general election as a candidate for the territory's Delegate to the U.S. House of Representative. [photo: FS] An American Samoa native with strong Christian beliefs who lived in the Middle East for more than two decades - where she attended underground Christian church services - has been back home for five years and is now the fifth known candidate for ...
  • Visa system for migrant victims of crime depends on where they live in US
    published on Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:52:04 GMT
    It was Lunar New Year week in New York, and Jian Zhen Huang was climbing her sister's doorstep in Brooklyn with supplies for the celebration inside. Suddenly, a young man grabbed her, punched her in the face several times, knocked her down and stole her phone....
  • Piedmont/Montclair calendar: Oakland Civic Orchestra to present "La France Enchantee et Mysterieuse"
    published on Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:39:41 GMT
    Orchestra Concert. Oakland Civic Orchestra, Oakland's volunteer community orchestra, presents "La France Enchantee et Mysterieuse," conducted by Martha Stoddard and assistant conductor Jason Oestenstad, and featuring guest artist Nanette McGuiness performing songs by Berlioz, Duparc, Ravel and more....
Sports News


  • Piedmont briefs: City sets hearings on General Plan
    published on Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:34:48 GMT
    The city of Piedmont will hold two public hearings and discussions about the update to the housing element of the General Plan. The Planning Commission will meet at 5 p.m. Thursday in City Council chambers, 120 Vista Ave., Piedmont....
  • Lawyers for Ed O'Bannon want more than $50 million from NCAA in attorney fees
    published on Wed, 22 Oct 2014 22:59:13 GMT
    In this July 9, 2014, file photo, NCAA President Mark Emmert scratches his forehead as he testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington before the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation hearing on the NCAA's treatment of athletes. At left is Dr. Richard M. Southall, Associate Professor, Department of Sport and Entertainment Management....
  • Picking up the pieces of our broken Athletics-fan hearts
    published on Wed, 22 Oct 2014 22:42:04 GMT
    It's been three weeks since that fateful day, since the A's were royally flushed in the wildest of card games. I can honestly say that nothing in sports has ever hit me as hard as the end of the 2014 season....

Local Area Videos


  • 3 14 12 Presentation on Successes at Peralta Elementary

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  • Peralta Elementary garden

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    The garden at Peralta Elementary school on Dana Street in Oakland,CA.
  • 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 ...
  • Gadsden Elementary School District #32 Marching Band In London

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    marching band From Gadsden Arizona Usa Director Martin Peralta jr.
  • 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.
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • San Agustin Elementary School Dance Squad

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  • Peralta Ice Bucket Challenge

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    Peralta Elementary took the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. See who we challenged next!
  • Peralta Elementary Project DESTINY class practice 1

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    Project DESTINY class at Peralta Elementary in Oakland. this is a practice with some people missing...
  • 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...

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