Oakland’s new housing impact fee plan hasn’t hurt housing development. It’s helped it.
During the last few years, homicides and gun violence have decreased as the police department has solved an increasing number of violent crimes. The secret? Ceasefire.
Public records show that Brown has financial ties to a company that could profit greatly from shipping coal through Oakland.
The Trib ceases to be daily, drunk cops invade an Oakland hills home, and violence spikes in Richmond.
Folks like Falilah Bilal of MISSSEY and youth advocate Venus Rodriguez of Not For Sale work have to combat what’s perceived as a big problem in the Bay Area—the commercial sexual exploitation of children
A BART station killing, fake cameras, and the Bay Bridge shutdown top the news.
Cars galore take over I-880, I-980 could go, and Grand Fare Market is no more.
The economy is booming, but crime and housing are problematic, Mayor Schaaf says.
Uber expand to Uptown, David Silver becomes the city’s education czar, and Phil Tagami struggles with coal exporting.
A Piedmont-Oakland quake did little damage, Oakland settled a lawsuit against former Mayor Jean Quan, and Alice Waters met with the Prez.