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Oakland, California is located in Alameda County. Zip codes in Oakland, CA include 94606, 94605, and 94623. The median home price in Oakland is $449,000 which is roughly $391/per square foot. More Oakland information.

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2 min ago | KQED

Off the Grid Food Trucks Come to Uptown Oakland

Off the Grid organizers estimate that their first Uptown Oakland event on Monday evening brought out around 1,000 people.

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2 hrs ago | 7x7

Classic Movie Scenes Shot in Berkeley and Oakland

You might have spotted Skinny Pete from Breaking Bad walking around Lake Merritt this week.

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3 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

Oakland: Passenger dies of injuries after Corvette crash on I-580

A passenger ejected from a Chevrolet Corvette during a suspected drunken driving crash has died, an Alameda County Coroner's spokesman said Tuesday.

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7 hrs ago | Patch.com

Felon Pleads 'Not Guilty' to Murder Charge in May Homicide

A seven-time felon pleaded not guilty today to a charge that he murdered another man by beating and stomping the man in downtown Oakland in May. Wanell Wilson, a 30-year-old Oakland man, is charged in the death of Darryl Hughes, 26, at about 5:15 a.m. on May 4. Oakland police said the fight started outside the Walgreens drugstore at 14th Street and ... (more)

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11 hrs ago | Penarth Times

Making a Stand: Club members link arms

THIS year marks the 80th Anniversary of the formation of Soroptimist International Great Britain and Ireland .

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

SFGate

Missing: Oakland man with Alzheimer's

Police in Oakland are asking for the public's help in finding an elderly man who suffers from Alzheimer's who went missing Monday morning.

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WLFI-TV West Lafayette

The Oakland building has been targeted to possibly reopen as an elementary school.

Reopening the Oakland School building as an elementary school appears to be the favored choice to ease Lafayette's looming overcrowding issues.

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Inside Bay Area

Drummond: Citizen cellphone videos help monitor police

A California Highway Patrol officer straddles a woman near an exit ramp on Interstate 10 in Los Angeles.

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WABC-AM New York

Five Ways to Spot a Home Flip Money Pit

Just a few weeks after Eric Mann bought a Brooklyn brownstone for $1.2 million in February -- and painted the walls, sanded the floors, and added a $300 chandelier -- he sold it for $2.1 million.

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CBS Local

Daredevil Motorcyclist Arrested In April For Illegal Stunts Wrecks Corvette In Oakland; 2 Hurt

A CHP aircraft caught motorcyclist Corey McDonah riding at speeds up to 120 miles per hour on April 2, 2014.

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Inside Bay Area

San Francisco Police: Phony cop arrested on sex assault charges

A 35-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of drugging and sexually assaulting victims while pretending to be a police officer, authorities said Monday.

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Oakland Post

North Mare Island Building Demolition Contract Awarded

The contract for the demolition and abatement of North Mare Island Building 755 was awarded to Silverado Contractors, Inc. of Oakland with City Council approval on July 8. Silverado Contractors provides a full spectrum of demolition services, including complete building removal as well as structural and interior demolition, with the experience and ... (more)

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Patch.com

4 Injured in String of Shootings in Oakland

At least four people were injured in a series of shootings in Oakland from Saturday evening to early this morning, according to police.

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SFGate

M&R: A's looking into new park at same site

A's owner Lew Wolff is furious at Oakland officials who changed the Coliseum lease agreement.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Marin Independent Journal

Ross Valley flood fee increase on the table

Ross Valley's controversial flood fee is headed up, with the money raised almost enough to pay for a consultant to smooth the way for improvements including turning Gomez Field in Fairfax into a flood control basin, a project complete with dam and spillway.

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Las Vegas Newstrip

A Favorite Ice Cream And A New Movie Share A Name

Here's a cool scoop. If you are looking for a way to celebrate National Ice Cream Month which is July, and chill out on National Ice Cream Day in particular, which happens to be this Sunday, why not give some love to that all-American favorite,Rocky Road? The flavor was created in 1929 by William Dreyer in Oakland, California when he cut up walnuts ... (more)

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KTVU Oakland

Oakland creamery Fenton's celebrates 120 years of tasty treats

An East Bay institution hosts a delicious birthday party Sunday afternoon as Fenton's Creamery in Oakland celebrates its 120th anniversary.

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Inside Bay Area

Oakland reviving long-dormant equine City Stables

The long-shuttered City Stables on Skyline Boulevard has a new concessionaire, and work on the property is expected to begin this fall.

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Contra Costa Times

Oakland: 9-year-old girl shot in West Oakland park; three others injured in unrelated shootings

A 9-year-old Vallejo girl was shot in the arm while attending a birthday party at a West Oakland park Saturday, police The girl, whose name was not released, was attending a birthday party at Lowell Park near 12th and Filbert streets about 5:16 p.m. Saturday when a shooting happened in another part of the park across from where the party was ... (more)

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Inside Bay Area

Tammerlin Drummond: Quan cellphone saga all heat, no fire

I'm talking about the hubbub over Oakland Mayor Jean Quan's June 8 car accident and questions swirling around whether Quan, who was driving a city-issued Lexus SUV, was talking on her cellphone without a headset when the collision occurred.

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