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Local News


  • CHP nude photo scandal: Similar cases across the country
    published on Sun, 26 Oct 2014 01:09:05 GMT
    The growing investigation into allegations California Highway Patrol officers have secretly traded explicit photos of female arrestees by poaching pictures from their phones has shocked the community, but similar isolated incidents have popped up across the nation ever since cell phones became quasi-cameras. Last week, this newspaper broke a story on a Dublin-based CHP officer who admitted to investigators that he secretly forwarded explicit photos of female arrestees to his own phone about a "h...
  • Corporate exec says he's ready to lead Oakland
    published on Sat, 25 Oct 2014 19:00:47 GMT
    The former health care industry executive is breaking a cardinal political rule by challenging an incumbent, Jean Quan, who two years ago appointed him to his most prestigious public post -- Oakland Port Commissioner. And he has loaned his campaign $70,000 in a bid to outpoll several of Oakland's top public officials despite having little name recognition, no political experience and mixed showings in mayoral polls....
  • Ivan Rabb Cuts List; Hoyas Out
    published on Fri, 24 Oct 2014 21:49:27 GMT
    Disappointing news today on the recruiting trail as Ivan Rabb, a 6'10" center/forward and ESPN's top ranked player in the Class of 2015 , has cut Georgetown from his final list of schools. Rabb, an Oakland, CA native, has Cal, Arizona, UCLA, Kansas, and Kentucky on his final list....
Regional News


  • Jahi McMath: New tests may not be enough to declare her alive, experts say
    published on Sat, 25 Oct 2014 23:17:44 GMT
    Her attorney calls her "Patient No. 1," a groundbreaking test of widely accepted standards defining brain death as a form of irreversible mortality....
  • Elite prep schools seek disadvantaged kids
    published on Sat, 25 Oct 2014 21:51:35 GMT
    The line of parents and nervous middle-school students snaked down the hallway and out the door of the private school enrollment fair at a private school in the Presidio. The more than 150 families had come from across the region to check out some of the Bay Area's and the country's most elite private high schools and boarding schools....
  • Nation's First Cat Cafe Opens in Oakland
    published on Sat, 25 Oct 2014 20:22:24 GMT
    A cat lounges at Cat Town Cafe, the nation's first permanent cat cafe, during the grand opening on Oct. 25, 2014 in Oakland, Calif. Dozens of Oakland residents queued up Saturday to get their paws on cats and drip coffee....
Sports News


  • Councilmember Desley Brooks to Give 1,000 Thanksgiving Baskets
    published on Sat, 25 Oct 2014 22:49:54 GMT
    Oakland City Councilwoman Desley Brooks is giving holiday baskets to 1,000 Oakland families again this Thanksgiving. Brooks, along with sports agent Aaron Goodwin and The Goodwin Family Foundation, started adopting Oakland families six years ago when they recognized a growing need in the community....
  • Questions in the Infield: Oakland's middle infield issues
    published on Sat, 25 Oct 2014 22:28:23 GMT
    May 31, 2013; Oakland, CA, USA; Oakland Athletics second baseman Eric Sogard flips the ball to shortstop Jed Lowrie while turning a double play during the seventh inning against the Chicago White Sox at O.Co Coliseum. The Oakland Athletics defeated the Chicago White Sox 3-0....
  • Finnegan passes big test, helps Royals win Game 3
    published on Sat, 25 Oct 2014 06:08:08 GMT
    Only four months after he pitched in the College World Series, the 21-year-old reliever trotted into a troubling seventh inning, got two key outs and helped the Kansas City Royals hold off San Francisco 3-2 Friday night in Game 3 of the World Series. Finnegan made history with his rapid ascent, and later agreed to donate his cap to the Hall of Fame....

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 ...
  • 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...
  • Gadsden Elementary School District #32 Marching Band In London

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    marching band From Gadsden Arizona Usa Director Martin Peralta jr.
  • 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...
  • TOON LAPAZ ABRA. (Elementary School)

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    Representing new breed of Barangay Toon LaPaz Abra @ Fiesta 2010.

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