In Oakland, unemployment is down, but still high. Homicides are down, but home invasions spiked. Now, questions about affordability are creeping into the conversations about Oakland.
For months, it was nothing more than a drawing, a mockup of a 20-foot tall bright blue obelisk. Oakland’s Temescal Telegraph Business Improvement District planned to put up the obelisk to welcome people to the neighborhood.
Businesses on Telegraph Avenue were hit hardest following a second night of protests in Oakland over the grand jury decision in Ferguson, Missouri.
An abandoned bank in Oakland’s Temescal District has become the canvas for taggers. A candidate for Oakland mayor has decided to turn it into campaign headquarters.
A 20-foot tall bright blue obelisk that may soon welcome people to Oakland’s Temescal neighborhood is receiving mixed reviews, with some worrying the monument could become an eyesore.
Oakland police unsuccessfully searched a home for a suspect who shot a victim in the city’s Temescal neighborhood Friday night.
Hundreds of customers wait in line every day to get their hands on the legendary fried chicken sandwich at the popular Oakland shop.
OAKLAND, Calif. (KCBS)- Oakland police have arrested a man who allegedly robbed a business in the city’s Temescal neighborhood.