Oakland flu vaccinations get off to a slow start

Oakland flu vaccinations get off to a slow start

Every year, James McCabe prepares for flu season like clockwork. He manages the adult immunization program at the West Oakland Health Council and East Oakland Health Center. In February, he submi…

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Oakland adult literacy students find ways to continue learning during the pandemic

Oakland adult literacy students find ways to continue learning during the pandemic

Riley Mitchell loves to cook. When the 55-year-old isn’t bragging about making the “best potato salad this side of the Mississippi,” Mitchell enjoys cozying up with a good book. Since the pa…

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Restaurants push for indoor dining as county slowly reopens

Restaurants push for indoor dining as county slowly reopens

As Alameda County relaxes restrictions to allow indoor dining, restaurant owners are divided between health concerns and business interests.

Starting today, restaurants, theaters and wor…

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