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Governor Jerry Brown Has Financial Link to Oakland Coal

​Public records show that Brown has financial ties to a company that could profit greatly from shipping coal through Oakland.
May 12, 2016

Bay Area News Group Puts an End to the Oakland Tribune

The Trib ceases to be daily, drunk cops invade an Oakland hills home, and violence spikes in Richmond.
April 02, 2016

Protecting Kids from Sexual Exploitation

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
March 10, 2016

The Usual Mayhem Prevails

A BART station killing, fake cameras, and the Bay Bridge shutdown top the news.
March 01, 2016

Sideshows, Spats, and Sudden Closure

Cars galore take over I-880, I-980 could go, and Grand Fare Market is no more.
January 01, 2016

Schaaf Cheers Economy, Boos the Rest

The economy is booming, but crime and housing are problematic, Mayor Schaaf says.
December 01, 2015

Uber Will Park in Oakland

Uber expand to Uptown, David Silver becomes the city’s education czar, and Phil Tagami struggles with coal exporting.
November 01, 2015

Rattled by the Rush

A Piedmont-Oakland quake did little damage, Oakland settled a lawsuit against former Mayor Jean Quan, and Alice Waters met with the Prez.
October 16, 2015

Does Oakland Want to Own the Entire Oakland Alameda County Coliseum?

Alameda County wants to get out sports, the Coliseum Transit Village goes down, and Oaklanders are incensed over garbage fees.
September 05, 2015

West Oakland Walk Honors Neighborhood Achievements

Two visionary East Bay architects, Phillip Banta and Norman Hooks, have a monumental plan to honor the history of West Oakland through a walkable thematic loop.
July 13, 2015