The $4.3 million judgments against the city of Oakland and Desley Brooks were the last straw.
The Alameda council turned down an offer for a free 8.5-acre waterfront park.
Oakland's J. Absinthia Vermut began bootlegging the wormwoody spirit in 1997.
Alameda’s Gold Coast features a mid-century home with a Mediterranean soul. It’s also a great place to hold a party.
Wednesday’s Briefing: State Bill to Overturn Part of Trump Tax Plan Wins OK; California May Create Public Bank for Pot Businesses
Plus, the cost to retrofit closed Alameda school is $34 million.
Controversy erupts over a proposal for Alameda to create a sister-city relationship with a small Palestinian village.
The storied center of Lake Merritt’s wildlife refuge closed for refurbishing last year. And it remains shuttered, raising doubts about its future.
Tuesday’s Briefing: Berkeley Council May Cut Weed Tax; Little-Known East Bay Assembly Candidate Raises a Whopping $500K
Plus, drought concerns deepen as dry weather continues.
Eddie Muller talks bad guys, suits, hats, and cocktails.