Thousands Protest In Oakland By 'BBQing While Black'They came by the thousands to Lake Merritt, spending a Sunday afternoon, enjoying the sunshine, a good meal prepared on the barbecue and making a statement of protest.
Oakland Catholic Diocese Alleges Construction Defects In CathedralThe Catholic Diocese of Oakland is taking legal action over alleged construction defects in the Cathedral of Christ the Light.
Vandals Throwing Lime-S Scooters Into Oakland's Lake MerrittThe water level of Lake Merritt in Oakland might be getting raised by the rain from Fridays storm, but recently it has also been getting filled with high-tech new scooters.
Vehicle Associated With Oakland Murder-Drowning Found In Lake MerrittA vehicle associated with a bizarre murder-drowning two weeks ago was pulled from the murky waters of Lake Merritt on Monday.
2 Dead After Early Morning Incident at Lake MerrittOakland police are investigating the deaths of a couple pulled out of Lake Merritt as a homicide and an accident.
2 Girls Grab Woman's Cellphone At Lake Merritt BART StationTwo youths robbed a BART passenger of her cellphone at the Lake Merritt station in Oakland Friday, but officers swiftly nabbed the two.
Activists Protest 'Urban Shield' Law Enforcement Training Event In OaklandThe Stop Urban Shield Coalition held a rally in front of the Alameda County government building near Lake Merritt in Oakland Friday afternoon to protest the "Urban Shield" law enforcement disaster training event.
Massive Fire Burns Apartments Under Construction Near Oakland's Lake MerrittA four-alarm fire at a construction site in Oakland Friday morning has forced the evacuation of hundreds people living in neighboring buildings and it remains unclear when they might be allowed to return, according to city officials.
Oakland Man Crossing Street Near Lake Merritt Struck, Killed By Hit-And-Run DriverPolice did not say if the man, an Oakland resident, was in a crosswalk when he was hit.
BART Cancels Track Work On Sunday Due To Warriors Playoff GameBART officials Friday morning are reporting track work occurring this weekend between the Lake Merritt and Fruitvale stations in Oakland will occur on Saturday.
Demonstrators Gather At Oakland's Lake Merritt As Part Of Nationwide Climate MarchHundreds gathered at Oakland's Lake Merritt Saturday advocating for the environment and protesting President Donald Trump's policies.
BART Fixing Tracks Between Lake Merritt, Fruitvale; Weekend Closures SetBART has announced major weekend disruptions between the Lake Merritt and Fruitvale stations due to track maintenance projects taking place from April to July.