Community to OUSD: ‘You have the opportunity … stop this whole madness’

Community to OUSD: ‘You have the opportunity … stop this whole madness’

Chanting “Whose schools? Our schools,” parents, teachers and community members erupted into protest at Wednesday’s Oakland Unified School District Board of Education meeting, prompting the b…

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Don’t be surprised if you see more rattlesnakes on East Bay trails this summer

Don’t be surprised if you see more rattlesnakes on East Bay trails this summer

Sandra Rose hikes frequently in East Bay Regional Parks and is no stranger to rattlesnakes. Last month, she saw three in one week. 

“We all heard the hiss as the snake went up the…

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School board considers putting tax for career programs on fall ballot

School board considers putting tax for career programs on fall ballot

The Oakland Unified School District board is scheduled to vote June 22 on whether to put Measure N, which funds career pathways programs, on the Nov. 8 ballot. 

The school board agr…

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