Oakland To Offer 'Healing Centers' As Police, Shop Owners Prepare For Ferguson VerdictBusiness owners in Oakland prepped their storefronts in anticipation of protests over an expected grand jury decision on the police shooting of an unarmed man in Ferguson Missouri.
Schaaf Leads In Oakland Mayoral Race But It’s Not Hella-Time To CelebrateCouncilwoman Libby Schaaf’s supporters were excited, but by no means was she declaring victory Tuesday night. With only 25% of the vote counted, she led the race with 25% of the vote.
Woman Involved In Car Crash With Oakland Mayor Quan Files Lawsuit
Oakland Mayor Quan Files Papers For Re-Election BidOakland Mayor Jean Quan filed papers Wednesday seeking re-election to a second four-year term, saying, “Our city is rising overall.”
Challengers Take Direct Aim At Quan During Oakland Mayoral DebateA crowded field of 10 candidates shared the microphone Wednesday night in the latest Oakland mayoral debate at City Hall with many of the nine challengers taking direct aim at Mayor Jean Quan.
Violent Crime Drops In Oakland, Gang Programs And Neighborhood Groups CreditedSuccessful gang interventions and an improving economy are among changes Oakland city officials are attributing for a dip in violent crime.
Suspected Drunk Driver Crashes At San Francisco's Cliff HouseA driver, suspected off being under the influence, lost control of their vehicle crashed in front the Cliff House in San Francisco Thursday morning.
Oakland Mayoral Contest Boils Down To Perata And QuanWhether Mayor Ron Dellums will be replaced by a seasoned Sacramento politician or a well-known city councilmember hinges on the outcome of ranked-choice ballots, election officials said Wednesday.