Lynette Gibson McElhaney

Mortgage-holders line up for a NACA modification event in San Jose (CBS)

Mortgage Restructuring Specialists Helping Underwater Oakland Residents This Weekend

Oakland city leaders are encouraging residents to take part in a free five-day event starting Thursday aimed at helping homeowners avoid foreclosure.


Oakland City Hall. (CBS)

Oakland City Council Votes Not To Censure Desley Brooks Over Improper Hiring Allegations

The Oakland City Council voted to not censure Councilwoman Desley Brooks Thursday night for allegedly interfering with the construction and operation of two city recreation centers in her district in East Oakland.


Oakland City Hall. (CBS)

Oakland City Council Elects New President As New Members Take Office

There was a changing of the guard at the Oakland City Council Monday with three new members being sworn in and Councilwoman Pat Kernighan being elected as the council’s new president.