Skip to content

Sunday, Feb. 14 – Be Oakland North’s Valentine

on February 14, 2010

Happy Valentine’s Day, North Oakland!

Sobriety checkpoints in cities like Oakland have turned into a profitable enterprise, more often seizing and impounding cars from unlicensed drivers than catching drunk drivers.  Check out the New York Times story here.

One Love Center for Health, now in development, could help tackle the glaring health disparities in the city by bringing health care and education to West Oakland.

Lots of Oakland city government happenings this week–including the City Council tackling the new budget proposal.  Living in the O has a rundown on goings-on this week.

We’ll keep it short and sweet today.  Go out and enjoy this gorgeous weather!

Oakland North welcomes comments from our readers, but we ask users to keep all discussion civil and on-topic. Comments post automatically without review from our staff, but we reserve the right to delete material that is libelous, a personal attack, or spam. We request that commenters consistently use the same login name. Comments from the same user posted under multiple aliases may be deleted. Oakland North assumes no liability for comments posted to the site and no endorsement is implied; commenters are solely responsible for their own content.

Photo by Basil D Soufi
Oakland North

Oakland North is an online news service produced by students at the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism and covering Oakland, California. Our goals are to improve local coverage, innovate with digital media, and listen to you–about the issues that concern you and the reporting you’d like to see in your community. Please send news tips to:

Latest Posts

Scroll To Top