The Three Feet for Safety law went into effect this week and meets with mixed reviews.
The Oakland Museum and SFMOMA unveil "Fertile Ground," exploring creative communities in California art.
Alameda County Community Food Bank fights hunger with month-long “30 Ways in 30 Days” program.
Councilmember Rebecca Kaplan wants to recruit 50 percent Oakland residents for the next police academy.
Young artists, including rapper Alexis Johnson, create a music video warning fellow youth about the health dangers of fast food.
Every week, Oakland North will publish a photo submitted by one of our readers. This week's image was shot by Anne Sunderland.
Thousands of low-income students gather at the Oracle Arena parking lot to receive a new pair of free shoes.
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.