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Early Sunday morning runners were on the course for the sixth annual Oakland Running Festival .(Photo by Candese Charles)

Runners from around the world join the fun at the sixth annual Oakland running festival

Bumping music, energetic people and booths selling food were all apart of the festivities at the sixth annual Oakland Running Festival on Sunday. The day included a marathon, half-marathon, a 4-person relay, a 5k and...
Victoria Leon, who works for Waste Management, came out to Tuesday's City Council meeting to protest for higher pay and what she called 'fairer working conditions.'

City council delays vote on Oakland dog park, lowering taxi fees

Tuesday's City Council took up issues including taxi medallion fees, the controversial Astro Park dog play area, and the recent shooting at February's Art Murmur event, but all three issues were ultimately tabled.

Hundreds turn out for Throw Down for the Town day of service

Hundreds of Oakland residents woke up Saturday morning to put on a surgical mask, lace up their boots and get their hands dirty during the second annual “Throw Down for the Town,” a service festival...