Oakland boutique owners were shocked to learn City Council members voted to open a Walgreens across the street and the mega-retailer will only have to pay workers $12.25 an hour, not $14.10.
The surveillance video is tough to watch but the incident it shows is all-too-common: a hit-and-run collision at the dangerous intersection at Fruitvale and East 17th Street in Oakland.
Oakland councilman Noel Gallo said police officers, CHP officers and county sheriff’s deputies have called him to say they are concerned for their safety during the recent protests.
A stretch of International Boulevard in Oakland has seen a dramatic spike in crime targeting Hispanic males on what’s been dubbed “Mexican Friday.”
Oakland City Councilman Noel Gallo says his city is close to losing the A’s because the government officials are undecided about agreeing to a 10-year lease deal proposed by the organization.
The Oakland City Council’s public safety committee is proposing a game-changing move that would reverse the city’s decades-old ban on pinball machines.
The owner of a Nevada brothel may file a lawsuit against the City of Oakland after his billboard promoting one of his establishments was taken down after complaints from city leaders and neighbors.
A sign on an Oakland billboard advertising a brothel in Nevada was taken down this week, following complaints from a city leader and concerned parents.
Drivers in the East Bay may be taken by surprise by a billboard advertising a Nevada brothel.
Libby Schaaf and Noel Gallo are both questioning why the police department is significantly below its budgeted staffing level.