Warriors Victory Parade To Showcase Revitalized Part Of Downtown OaklandAs the Golden State Warriors prepare to celebrate their first NBA championship in four decades with their fans, Oakland is especially ready to show off a revitalized downtown along Friday’s parade route.
3 Men Charged With Looting Downtown Oakland Store During Ferguson ProtestProsecutors on Monday charged three men with second-degree commercial burglary for looting the Smart & Final store in downtown Oakland early last Tuesday morning in a protest following the decision not to indict Ferguson, Missouri, police Officer Darren Wilson.
Car Jumps Curb, Fatally Strikes 2 People In OaklandTwo people were fatally struck by a car near the Interstate 980 freeway in Downtown Oakland Friday night.
Man Charged With Murder For Shooting Outside Downtown Oakland NightclubA man has been charged with murder for a shooting earlier this month outside a downtown Oakland nightclub, prosecutors said Monday.
Oakland Police Investigating Broad-Daylight Kidnapping, Sexual AssaultOakland Police Department are asking the public’s help with an investigation of a kidnapping, sexual assault that happened this week on San Pablo Ave. during broad daylight.
Port Of Oakland Truckers Circle City Hall; Want Extension On Emissions Law A convoy of trucks circled Oakland City Hall during Wednesday’s lunch hour as Mayor Jean Quan and air regulators met with members of the Port of Oakland Truckers Association over upcoming pollution rules.
Oakland Branch Of NAACP Calls For Public Events To Continue Despite ViolencePresident George Holland is calling on the community to stand up and fight back following the fatal shooting earlier this month following the First Friday event.
Oakland Business Groups, Fed Up With Occupy, Appeal To QuanTwo Oakland community benefit districts are telling Mayor Jean Quan that it's time to clean out the tent city at Frank Ogawa Plaza.
Oakland 'Pop-Up' Neighborhood Fights Back Against Bad EconomyEconomic development has been slow in Oakland. The city has been plagued by a down economy and high unemployment and foreclosure rates. But a new popup neighborhood is evolving, filling vacant storefronts in Downtown Oakland.
Protesters Clash With Police After 'Occupy Oakland' Camp RaidedPolice at Oakland’s Frank Ogawa Plaza deployed tear gas on protesters Tuesday night during a demonstration over Tuesday morning's raid of the "Occupy Oakland" encampment.
Downtown Oakland Spruced Up For Art And Soul FestivalMore than 40 bands are performing at this , the 11th year of the event.
Phil Matier: Oakland Mayor Lures San Francisco Tech FirmsOakland Mayor Jean Quan is making it clear - she wants technology firms to consider abandoning San Francisco in favor of Oakland.