At least 60 birds were killed in a fire in a home near Lake Merritt in Oakland Thursday evening, a fire battalion chief said.
Occupy protesters launched the raft carrying a tent in Lake Merritt earlier this week.
Police cleared an Occupy Oakland encampment from Snow Park early Monday morning, leaving Oakland without any Occupy encampment for the first time since Oct. 26.
Oakland firefighters extinguished a fire in an apartment building near the southwest shore of Lake Merritt Wednesday morning.
Oakland residents have been dropping more and more complaints with the city about what the Lake Merritt geese leave behind. More residents have been crying fowl since improvements around the lake started bringing more people down to the waterfront three years ago.
The Oakland Police Department is alerting residents about an increase of street robberies that target people wearing gold chains.
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The Oakland City Parks Commission Wednesday takes up a heated Lake Merritt dog-park battle.
A diesel fuel spill that spread to about 4 or 5 acres in Oakland’s Lake Merritt on Tuesday has been cleaned up, but the source of the spill remains unclear.
Diesel fuel spilling through Oakland’s Lake Merritt storm drains has covered acres of the lake Tuesday afternoon, a fire battalion chief said.