Every week, Oakland North will publish a photo submitted by one of our readers. This...
Thousands of low-income students gather at the Oracle Arena parking lot to receive a new...
Alameda County teenagers struggling with suicidal thoughts can find help by sending a text message.
This summer the Oakland City Council passed an ordinance lifting a citywide ban on pinball.
The Oakland Unified School District will implement a new wellness policy to fight childhood obesity.
Bay Area artists created a pop-up art installation honoring the Ethiopian and Eritrean new year.
Oakland-based grassroots organization builds edible gardens to grow sustainable food, create jobs, and build community.
New study to launch that will make better use of in-home HIV testing.
Crossing guards do more than just make sure students get to school safely.
Hospitals are conducting emergency drills and retrofitting buildings to withstand the next big shake.
Oakland libraries offer free afterschool programs aimed at kids without ready access to art classes.
Every week, Oakland North will publish a photo submitted by one of our readers.
The August 24 earthquake reminded Oakland residents to prepare for the next one.
A group of "volunteer civic hackers" launches app comparing campaign finance data in Oakland.
Alameda county residents who show exceptional commitment and service are recognized.
New BART Watch app allows patrons to report disturbances, crimes in progress, vandalism and panhandling.
Award-winning CCA students merge classic printmaking techniques with modern themes and technologies.
An age-old jury duty scam resurfaces, asking victims to pay a fine over the phone.
The artist wears black latex gloves and dips a needle into ink. She then draws blue waves around a colorless outline of the Buddha, carefully wiping excess ink off...
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