Temescal

Planned obelisk for Temescal neighborhood in Oakland. (CBS)

New Obelisk Goes Up In Oakland’s Temescal Neighborhood Despite Mixed Reviews

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.

12/02/2014

Graffiti on the window front of Beauty's Bagel Shop on Telegraph Avenue in Oakland, California on November 26, 2014. (Holly Quan/CBS)

Businesses In Oakland’s Temescal Neighborhood Cleaning Up After Another Night Of Ferguson Protests

Businesses on Telegraph Avenue were hit hardest following a second night of protests in Oakland over the grand jury decision in Ferguson, Missouri.

11/26/2014

Bryan Parker, candidate for Mayor of Oakland. (CBS)

Oakland Mayoral Candidate Turns Vandalized Building Into Campaign HQ

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.

08/14/2014

Planned obelisk for Temescal neighborhood in Oakland. (CBS)

Planned 20-Foot Obelisk In Oakland’s Temescal Neighborhood Draws Complaints

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.

06/10/2014

An Oakland Police patrol car. (CBS)

Oakland Police Search Home For Suspect In Temescal Shooting

Oakland police unsuccessfully searched a home for a suspect who shot a victim in the city’s Temescal neighborhood Friday night.

12/07/2013

Bake Sale Betty

Sandwich’s Popularity Grows At Oakland’s Bakesale Betty

Hundreds of customers wait in line every day to get their hands on the legendary fried chicken sandwich at the popular Oakland shop.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–08/17/2011

Suspect Caught in Oakland Robbery

OAKLAND, Calif. (KCBS)- Oakland police have arrested a man who allegedly robbed a business in the city’s Temescal neighborhood.

07/05/2010

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