Students, Faculty Excited To Be Returning to Classrooms at BayTech Charter in OaklandSchool bells will be ringing once again at BayTech Charter Monday morning, marking the start of a new academic year and ushering in the COVID era of full-time, in-class instruction.
Champion Teen Weightlifter Credits Coach and Oakland Non-Profit Gym ProgramSeth Evans began weight training at 11 and now the 8th-grader from Oakland's Madison Park Academy has won four gold medals at the USA Weightlifting Youth Nationals in Detroit.
Bicyclist Fatally Struck While Riding Wrong-Way On I-580 In OaklandA homeless man riding a bicycle in a lane of I-580 in Oakland was killed late Friday night when he was struck by a two vehicles, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Teens Arrested In Attempted Robbery Of BART PassengerTwo teenage boys have been arrested for allegedly spraying a BART passenger with pepper spray and attempting to steal his backpack, authorities said.
Oakland A's Silent on Negotiations With City Over New StadiumThe Oakland A's were mum Friday afternoon over whether the team and the city will continue to negotiate over a new stadium in Oakland.
'Soul Beat Day' Event in Oakland Celebrates Nation's First Black-Owned Cable NetworkBay Area residents can take a step back in time Friday evening to celebrate Soul Beat Day in Oakland at an event honoring Soul Beat, the nation's first Black-owned cable TV network.
Massive Early Morning 3-Alarm Fire Destroys Oakland WarehouseA massive 3-alarm fire erupted inside an Oakland warehouse early Saturday sending flames and smoke towering into the sky.
2 Oakland Dining Spots to Require Proof of COVID Vaccination or Negative Test ResultsTwo Oakland restaurants -- Palmetto and Kon Tiki -- will start refusing service to those without proof of vaccination for COVID-19 or a recent negative test for the coronavirus.
Pedestrian In Critical Condition After Being Struck By Driver Near Oakland's Lake MerrittA pedestrian was in critical condition Wednesday night following a collision with a vehicle in Oakland's Adams Point neighborhood, police said.
VIDEO: Oakland Auto Burglary Suspect Caught on Camera in Lakeshore AreaPolice in Oakland on Wednesday asked for the public's help identifying a suspect caught on video breaking into cars on Lakeshore Avenue.
Oakland Councilman Noel Gallo Tosses A's Another Curveball; Ballpark In AlamedaAfter casting the lone no vote on the term sheet for the much-debated Howard Terminal Stadium project, City Councilman Noel Gallo says he still wants to keep the Athletics in Oakland and even offered up an alternative site Wednesday in neighboring Alameda.
UPDATE: Despite City Council Approval, A's and Oakland Far Apart on Stadium PlanThe City Council voted 6-1 in favor of an amended term sheet for the much-debated Howard Terminal Stadium project Tuesday, but the Oakland Athletics said the plan simply doesn't work for them.
Oakland A's Future Hangs In The Balance; Crucial City Council Vote Tuesday The Oakland Athletics future will become much clearer Tuesday after the City Council votes on a financing plan that is vital to building a new stadium in the East Bay community.
Port of Oakland Adds Electric Trucks, Charging Stations In Pilot ProjectThe Port of Oakland announced it has added 10 new electric trucks as part of a multi-million-dollar demonstration project aimed at reducing pollutants generated by its seaport operations.
UPDATE: 3-Alarm Fire Rips Through West Oakland Victorian, Heavily Damages 2 Neighboring HomesA three-alarm fire erupted inside a two-story Victorian home in West Oakland early Monday, racing through the structure and spreading to two neighboring houses.