HUD Secretary Visits Affordable Housing Near Fruitvale BART In Oakland, Says More Supply NeededU.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Marcia Fudge visited Oakland's Fruitvale Village on Thursday morning to see solutions to the nation's housing crisis.
Rising Crime Near Oakland Homeless RV Camp Has Local Business Owners ConcernedSmall businesses next to an Oakland city-run homeless RV encampment on Friday said rising crime in the area has them worried about their worker and customer safety.
Oakland Leaders Demand More COVID Testing In Fruitvale DistrictCity leaders and health officials in Oakland are pleading for federal help to combat high COVID-19 infection rates in one specific area.
Man Killed In Blunt Object Attack In East Oakland Park, 2 ArrestedTwo people were arrested after allegedly attacking and killing someone with a blunt object at Josie de la Cruz Park in Oakland's Fruitvale district.
Oakland Cyclist Killed After Being Thrown From Bike Into TrafficA 24-year-old bicyclist was killed Thursday evening after he hit the open door of a car parked on Fruitvale Avenue and was ejected into traffic, police said.
Search For Fruitvale BART Station Garage Armed BanditA search was underway Friday for an armed man believed to be responsible for several crimes that occurred at the Fruitvale BART station garage.
2 Men To Face Murder Trial For Death Of 18-Year-Old Oakland WomanTwo men ordered to stand trial on murder charge for the fatal shooting of an 18-year-old woman in Oakland's Fruitvale district in July 2014.
BART Cancels Track Work On Sunday Due To Warriors Playoff GameBART officials Friday morning are reporting track work occurring this weekend between the Lake Merritt and Fruitvale stations in Oakland will occur on Saturday.
Resident Flags Down Firefighters To Fight Fruitvale FireFirefighters knocked down a fire Sunday night at an apartment building in East Oakland according to reports on Twitter.
BART Fixing Tracks Between Lake Merritt, Fruitvale; Weekend Closures SetBART has announced major weekend disruptions between the Lake Merritt and Fruitvale stations due to track maintenance projects taking place from April to July.
Official Blames Lead Levels In Oakland's Fruitvale On Paint
Lead Tests On 500 Oakland Children Show Higher Contamination Rate Than Kids In Flint, MIWhen 500 children were tested in Oakland's Fruitvale District, 7.5% of them tested with higher blood lead levels than kids in Flint, MI.
Calls To Make Oakland Intersection Safer After Crash Caught On CameraThere are new calls to do something about one of the most dangerous intersections in the East Bay. Pedestrians have been hit several times at East 17th and Fruitvale in Oakland, with the latest crash happening Monday night.
BART Stations Reopen After Early Morning BART Fire Injures 3, Prompts Major DelaysAll BART stations are now open after a fire on a train closed multiple stations in Alameda County earlier Thursday, according to BART officials.
1 Person Struck, Killed By Amtrak TrainOne person died after being struck by an Amtrak train Saturday afternoon in Oakland.