Oakland City Leaders Unveil Memorial To Children Killed By ViolenceFamilies of children killed by violence and city leaders gathered Friday at Oakland's Lake Merritt where they unveiled and dedicated a memorial to their dead loved ones.
Oakland Leaders Grapple With Housing CrisisPassions flared Thursday as Oakland City officials and renters advocates each presented new proposals for coping with escalating housing costs, but a clear path out of the crisis remains elusive.
Oakland Mayor Tells Raiders Fans To 'Keep The Faith' But Next Home Game Could Be Last At ColiseumThe Oakland Raiders’ clash against the San Diego Chargers on Thursday night could be their last home game in Oakland, but Mayor Libby Schaaf said Wednesday that she thinks fans should “keep the faith” that the football team will stay in her city.
Developer Expected To Present Plans For Raiders- A's Shared Oakland Site On MondayWe may know sometime Monday whether a plan to build a new football stadium for the Oakland Raiders in the East Bay is still in play. A San Diego developer is expected to present proposed plans for a $1 billion stadium project.
Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf, Counterpart In Cleveland Don’t Make Wager, Instead Holding Food Bank ChallengeFans can donate to each of their local food banks and whichever team's fans donate the most will be declared the winner at the end of the NBA Finals.
Mayor Schaaf Says If Warriors Become Champs, Parade Will Be In OaklandOakland Mayor Libby Schaaf doesn’t want to jinx anything, but she says if the Warriors win the NBA Finals, the victory parade will be in Oakland.
Handcuffed Oakland Planning Commissioner Stands By Decision To Protest Against City's Curfew LawAn Oakland city official was handcuffed over weekend after joining about 200 people marching against an ordinance banning protests on city streets after dark.
Protesters Arrested, Cited In Clash With Oakland Police Over Curfew CrackdownProtesters in Oakland clashed with police over the crackdown on protest marches, which now must be permitted, limited to sidewalks and are subject to curfew. 19 people were cited and four were arrested.
Oakland Officials To Enforce Ban On Nighttime Protests In The StreetsSaying protests that turn violent need to end, the Mayor of Oakland has come up with a new strategy, by cracking down on people who march on the streets at night.
Amid Criticism, Oakland Mayor Schaaf Says Raiders Deserve Clarity From City Over Stadium PlansOakland Mayor Libby Schaaf is vowing to give the Raiders more "clarity" on what steps the city is prepared to take to keep the team from moving following criticism from the NFL commissioner that her city does not have a firm stadium plan.
NFL Commissioner Slams Oakland Over Lack Of Progress For New Raiders StadiumThe commissioner spoke in between meetings with NFL owners in San Francisco. After he gushed about stadium plans in other markets, he then called out Oakland for not having a finalized plan and not keeping in touch with his office.
Oakland, New Orleans Mayors Exchange Friendly Wagers On NBA Playoff SeriesThe mayor of Oakland and the mayor of New Orleans made a friendly bet Friday on the outcome of the playoff series between the Golden State Warriors and the New Orleans Pelicans.