The move by FEMA comes on the eve of the 25th anniversary of the worst firestorm in East Bay history.
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.
Pilots win championship, ground broken for housing, and Leora Feeney honored.
Against a backdrop of skyrocketing rents, Alameda Housing Authority Director Vanessa Cooper is calm, focused, and driven. Yet her authority itself is feeling the stress of low- and middle-income people being driving out of Alameda and the Bay Area.
Customs quarantined, charter teachers get contracts, and an effort is underway to start school later
A reader explains the grain as a prime tenet of community.
Early discussions about adding condos, townhomes, and light business have coincided with one resignation, a termination, and a tenant eviction.
Rent ordinance, new repair station, and bike lanes make the news, too.
A major marina project surfaces plus the city wins an appeal against Ann Marie Gallant, and gains praise for Alameda Landing.