A woman was able to walk away without injury after a tree fell on her car while she was driving near Lake Merritt in Oakland Thursday afternoon.
Plans for a new luxury high-rise in the heart of the Oakland will move as the city’s planning commission voted on Wednesday to allow the construction on a one-acre plot of public land near a BART station and Lake Merritt.
There’s a shortage of hotel rooms in Oakland, but that could change if developers get approval for a number of construction projects.
Arriving officers found a man suffering from at least one gunshot wound and rendered aid but he was pronounced dead at the scene.
Two bodies were found at a homeless encampment near Lake Merritt in Oakland Tuesday evening, a police lieutenant said.
One person was expected to survive after being shot near Lake Merritt in Oakland late Friday night
If you didn’t know that Oakland’s Lake Merritt was brackish salt and freshwater, here’s proof, as a saltwater batray, a type of stingray glides along the sunny shallows of the downtown “lake.”
An Oakland man has been charged with murder for allegedly beating a woman to death near Lake Merritt in Oakland earlier this month, police said Tuesday.
The shooting in the 3200 block of Lakeshore Avenue east of Splash Pad Park was reported around 1 a.m.
A woman who was murdered near Oakland’s Lake Merritt Saturday morning suffered apparent head trauma, police said.