Peralta College District Halting Talks With A's On Proposed BallparkThe Peralta Community College District board of trustees directed its chancellor to halt a community engagement process with the Oakland A’s on a proposed stadium near the district’s offices and Laney College.
A's Announce Design Firms For New Oakland StadiumThe Oakland A’s announced Thursday that they have hired four design firms to lead the design process for their plan to build a new baseball stadium near Laney College.
Some Locals Voice Opposition To Laney College Site For A's StadiumA week after the Oakland A's announced their new stadium would be built on land that is now the offices of the Peralta Community College District, some area residents told KPIX 5 Tuesday they were not thrilled by that news.
A's Decide On Site Near Laney College Site For BallparkThe Oakland Athletics have decided on land near Laney College as their preferred spot for a ballpark to replace the Coliseum.
Woman Shot Dead In Front Of Son Identified As Laney College StudentA woman who was fatally shot in front of her young son in North Oakland on Wednesday night has been identified as a 21-year-old San Leandro resident, according to Oakland police.
Is Bay Area Flea Market Merchandise A Real Steal? A popular Bay Area flea market offers rock-bottom prices for name brands. But where does the merchandise come from?
Oakland's Laney College Helping To Fill Expected Manufacturing OpeningsA study by the Boston Consulting group finds that the U.S. manufacturing industry faces a serious skilled labor shortage. The new report says the shortage isn’t a big deal right now but it will balloon by the end of the decade from 80,000 to 100,000 to 875,000.
Mayor Quan, Interim Police Chief To Unveil Oakland Anti-Crime PlanAhead of the safety summit, Quan would only talk in general terms about efforts to improve public safety in Oakland, including maximizing the value of more than 60 police officers being added to the police department.
Bay Area Recruiters Say Job Seekers Often Overlook OpportunitiesJob seekers who restrict the hunt to a particular industry often overlook organizations that could use their skills, according to recruiters at several large companies.