‘Coliseum City’ Investors Submit Development PlanThe head of an investor group that’s hoping to build a massive development at the Oakland Coliseum complex including a new football stadium for the Oakland Raiders said Friday that he’s submitted a detailed plan to city of Oakland and Alameda County officials.
BART Stations Reopen After Early Morning BART Fire Injures 3, Prompts Major DelaysAll BART stations are now open after a fire on a train closed multiple stations in Alameda County earlier Thursday, according to BART officials.
Dedicated A's Fan Gets 9 Stitches After Taking Bat To The Face During GameA dedicated A’s fan received nine stitches after getting hit in the face with a chunk of a broken bat during a game at the Oakland Coliseum.
Developer Expected To Present Plans For Raiders- A's Shared Oakland Site On MondayWe may know sometime Monday whether a plan to build a new football stadium for the Oakland Raiders in the East Bay is still in play. A San Diego developer is expected to present proposed plans for a $1 billion stadium project.
'Jimmy Kimmel' Goes To Oakland For Warriors Edition Of 'Lie Witness News'Jimmy Kimmel sent a camera crew over to Oakland Coliseum last week to speak to some self-proclaimed fans about their favorite stars, defense strategies, and players that do not exist.
Amid Criticism, Oakland Mayor Schaaf Says Raiders Deserve Clarity From City Over Stadium PlansOakland Mayor Libby Schaaf is vowing to give the Raiders more "clarity" on what steps the city is prepared to take to keep the team from moving following criticism from the NFL commissioner that her city does not have a firm stadium plan.
Oakland A’s, San Francisco Giants Tighten Up Their Water Usage During DroughtBoth ballclubs are looking at ways to conserve when it comes to watering the field and cleaning the stadium after games.
Oakland A's Owner Lew Wolff Says Move To San Jose 'Not Worth A Nasty Battle'Oakland A’s owner Lew Wolff said a possible move to San Jose is “not worth a nasty battle” over territorial rights with the San Francisco Giants, and is hopeful the city’s new mayor can help them get a new stadium built in Oakland.
BART Closures Planned for 12 Upcoming Weekends: Complete Closure ListEver notice how BART trains slow down on certain sections of track? They do that because the 40-year-old wooden ties are so old they could come loose at higher speeds, potentially causing a train to not only derail, but go plummeting off the elevated tracks.
Oakland Faces Plenty Of Obstacles In Keeping Professional Sports Teams In The CityScott McKibben, Executive Director of the Oakland-Alameda Coliseum County Authority, looks at some of those obstacles and the chances each team has of staying in the East Bay.
Alameda County Supervisor Wants Raiders To Renovate Coliseum Rather Than Build New StadiumNate Miley wants the Raiders to renovate the Coliseum, as he says a new stadium could cost taxpayers $300 million.
Raiders, A's Asked To Compete For Best Plan To Redevelop Oakland ColiseumIn a political shift that signals change at Oakland City Hall, the mayor and Alameda County appear to be on the same page to allow both the A's and the Raiders to submit competing proposals for the Coliseum site.