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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 $449,900 which is roughly $375/per square foot. More Oakland information.

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12 min ago | Raiders

Willie Brown Makes Check Presentation

Meet Raiders Legend Cliff Branch at The Raider Image at Hegenberger in Oakland on Thursday, August 28 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Meet Raiders Legend Burgess Owens at The Raider Image at Hegenberger in Oakland on Thursday, August 28 from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Meet Raiders Legend Greg Townsend at The Raider Image at Hegenberger in Oakland on ... (more)

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4 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

Oakland: Traffic stop yields thousands in cash, 100 grams of cocaine

Police confiscated stacks of cash, about 100 grams of cocaine and a small quantity of marijuana Tuesday night after stopping a motorist for speeding, said a spokesman for the California Highway Patrol.

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4 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

Oakland workers outraged over noose hung from city truck

Police launched an investigation Wednesday into a noose found hanging from a truck at Oakland's corporation yard, and top city leaders met for more than two hours with workers to discuss the racially charged incident.

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6 hrs ago | San Francisco Bay View

Talking about Liberty Hall and Net Neutrality wit' Oakland mayoral candidate Jason Anderson

Jason Anderson has been a staunch activist in the Oakland area for about half a decade and has been working very hard on keeping the historic Liberty Hall building, the original Oakland home to Marcus Garvey's UNIA in West Oakland, in the hands of the Black community.

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8 hrs ago | San Jose Mercury News

Quick guilty verdict in last trial over 2011 Alameda killing of pot grower

Jurors deliberated for less than two hours before finding a Hercules man guilty on Wednesday of first-degree murder for his role in the 2011 killing of an Oakland marijuana grower during a robbery gone wrong in Alameda.

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9 hrs ago | San Jose Mercury News

Suspect in 2001 Oakland double-killing arrested in Mexico

A man wanted in a 2001 double killing that stemmed from a dispute over a car stereo and joy riding has been arrested in Mexico, authorities said Wednesday.

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9 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

Oakland: Man killed in I-880 wreck identified

A man who died Tuesday night after a car he was riding in collided with a big-rig on Interstate 880 was identified by the Alameda County Coroner's Office on Wednesday as Sean Alberts, 47, of Oakland.

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12 hrs ago | Oakland Post

Mistah F.A.B. Hosts Back to School Block Party and Basketball Tournament in North Oakland

Local hip hop artist Mistah F.A.B. recently held his annual "Back to School Block Party and Who's House? Basketball Tournament" in North Oakland where over 1000 backpacks and school supplies were distributed.

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13 hrs ago | CBS Local

Motorcyclist Leads CHP On Chase Through Oakland; Stops For Gas In Between

Officers arrested a motorcyclist who fled from a K9 unit in Oakland on Monday night, the California Highway Patrol said.

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17 hrs ago | KRON 4

Driver Killed, Passenger Injured in HWY 880 Crash

Two lanes of southbound Interstate Highway 880 in Oakland have reopened after a crash between a Honda Civic and big-rig killed one person and left another injured Tuesday night, according to the California Highway Patrol.

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21 hrs ago | East Bay Express

Must-See Dance Performances This Season

For unacquainted audiences, dance can be one of the easiest art forms to dismiss with the claim, "It's just not for me."

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

East Bay Express

Re: Video: Fox News Astonished that Boots Riley is a Communist

Fox News asks Boots Riley about the Coup; calls his response a "political rant."

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Tablehopper

Now Open and Pouring Great Juice: Bay Grape in Oakland

Back in the beginning of the year, we announced the news about ~BAY GRAPE~ , the Oakland wine shop from Josiah Baldivino and Stevie Stacionis .

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Tablehopper

Cawfee Tawk: Ritual Reopens, Four Barrel Turns Six, Scarlet City Coffee and Modern Coffee in Oakland

Last month we told you about the big remodel ~RITUAL COFFEE ROASTERS~ was undergoing, and now the nearly 10-year-old coffee shop and roaster has reopened, and has some new changes to show off.

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Oakland Post

Waste Management Loses Vote, Still Looks to Sue Oakland

The country's biggest trash hauler is refusing to take no for an answer after the City Council voted overwhelmingly to reject Waste Management's proposal, instead giving the 10-year, $1-billion contract to a local company that has cheaper rates and is pledging to local hiring and partnering with local agencies to handle the city's waste.

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Patch.com

San Leandro Police: Suspect Pursued into Oakland Found with Drugs, Cash in Car

A man who fled a traffic stop in San Leandro and led police on a pursuit into Oakland early Monday morning was arrested and drugs and cash were found in his car, police said today.

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East Bay Express

Tuesday Must Reads: Brown Signs Kill Switch Law; Moderate Democrats Block Plastic Bag Ban

The new law, which was backed by Oakland city leaders and law enforcement officials, is designed to stem the cellphone robbery epidemic nationwide.

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Patch.com

Man Pleads Not Guilty to Charge in East Oakland Fatal Shooting

A 20-year-old man pleaded not guilty today to a charge that he murdered another man in East Oakland last month.

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Contra Costa Times

Concord man gets 10 years in prison for fatal Oakland shooting

A Concord man has been sentenced to 10 years in state prison for a shooting in West Oakland last year that left one man dead and two others wounded.

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Milpitas Post

Oakland women arrested on residential burglary charges in Milpitas

Three Oakland women were arrested following a residential burglary that occurred in north Milpitas last week, Milpitas Police Department reported.

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