Oakland City Hall
All Oakland public schools were dismissed Thursday after a strong odor of natural gas spread through the city.
Police have released surveillance video they say shows Occupy demonstrators breaking into City Hall during the protests in Oakland Saturday night.
Oakland City Hall reopened Monday after municipal employees worked to clean up damage they said was caused over the weekend by Occupy protesters, about 400 of whom were arrested following clashes with police.
Oakland City Hall was shut down Thursday afternoon, after two dozen Occupy Oakland protesters tried to storm the building.
Occupy Oakland leaders announced plans Friday to set up a new encampment in a park and empty lot near 19th Street and Telegraph Avenue but were met with strong resistance by many people who live in the area.
The KCBS and Chronicle Insider says it’s astounding how quickly Oakland rebuilt 20 years after the firestorm that killed 25 people and destroyed 4,000 homes and apartments.
Dual protests in San Francisco and Oakland in sympathy with the Occupy Wall Street movement exude a remarkably different vibe, as city officials differ in their tolerance of protesters’ encampments.
A former law enforcement officer is touting the benefits of medicinal marijuana in Oakland after a broken back back has given him a change of heart.
Pot smokers were invited to light up outside Oakland City Hall at the International Cannabis & Hemp Expo.