Oakland Reaches Tentative Agreement With Its Largest Employee UnionCity of Oakland officials said Friday that they've reached a tentative agreement on a two-year contract with the largest city employee union.
Oakland School District Conducts Active-Shooter Training After Florida MassacreTwo days after a gunman killed 17 people at a Florida high school, the Oakland Unified School District on Friday conducted active-shooter training for teachers and administrators.
Gospel Greats Gather To Pay Tribute To Late Edwin HawkinsFor a second night in a row, noted Grammy-winning gospel singers took the stage at a Fremont church Wednesday evening to pay tribute to the late Oakland gospel giant Edwin Hawkins.
BART Hiring Additional Janitors To Clean Most Crowded StationsBay Area Rapid Transit stations in San Francisco and Oakland should be getting a lot cleaner.
Suspect Arrested In San Leandro After Shooting, Standoff In OaklandA suspect was arrested in San Leandro after a shooting in Oakland Wednesday morning that led officers to believe he was holed up inside a building nearby, according to police.
Rookie Oakland Police Officer Arrested On Suspicion Of DUIAn Oakland police officer was arrested for DUI early Monday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Man Dies In Early Morning Fire At Oakland Homeless EncampmentA male victim died in a fire Monday morning at a homeless encampment near Interstate 980 in Oakland, a fire battalion chief said.
Oakland Carjacking Suspect Arrested After Chase, Standoff In AntiochAn Oakland carjacking suspect was arrested Sunday afternoon in Antioch after a pursuit and standoff, police said.
Oakland Councilmember Proposes Tax On Vacant Properties To Combat HomelessnessOakland City Councilmember Rebecca Kaplan is proposing a new tax on vacant properties in Oakland to combat homelessness.
Super Computers Predict Damage From Major Hayward FaultLawrence Livermore and Lawrence Berkeley national laboratory scientists have created the most realistic three-dimensional predictions to date of the damage from a magnitude 7 quake on the Hayward Fault.
Oakland McClymonds High School Football Star Lands Scholarship To UNLVAn East Bay high school student's hard work on the football field is paying off with a full ride scholarship to college.
Church Hosts 2nd Night Of All-Star Gospel Tribute To Edwin HawkinsFor a second night in a row, noted Grammy-winning gospel singers will take the stage at a Fremont church Wednesday evening to pay tribute to the late Oakland gospel giant Edwin Hawkins.