By Theopia Jackson, PhD Oakland has a long history of activism dedicated to the uplifting of Black communities. The city was the birthplace of the Black..
By Desley Brooks | District 6 City Councilmember Oakland is part of two metropolitan areas—San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward and San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara—that currently rank as places with the..
Facing mounting pressure to solve the illegal dumping crisis in flatland neighborhoods, Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf has announced a proposal that community members say is..
Ramona Bishop, long time teacher and school administrator, is working with a group of parents, students and educators, to create a network of charters schools..
A diverse innovative group of youth has been selected to take part in VR Odyssey Spring Sessions, a grand leap CS / STEM program focused..
Probate Court Reform Movement members and CEDAR California member Linda Kincaid pose with DA O’Malley in O’Malley office. L to R: Venus Gist, Tanya Dennis,..
Through These Eyes author Athelene King (center) with her older sister Wanda “Pixie” (left) and twin sister Angelene as children. Photo courtesy of Athelene King...
Rev. Ben McBride (left) addresses the hundreds of people gathered at 14th and Broadway in Oakland on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Monday, January 15...
Cestra “Ces” Butner. Photo by Sara Sandhu. Oakland businessman and community leader, Cestra “Ces” Butner, pledged another $500,000 to East Bay College Fund in front..