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Off the Grid organizers estimate that their first Uptown Oakland event on Monday evening brought out around 1,000 people.
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You might have spotted Skinny Pete from Breaking Bad walking around Lake Merritt this week.
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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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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)
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.
Reopening the Oakland School building as an elementary school appears to be the favored choice to ease Lafayette's looming overcrowding issues.
A California Highway Patrol officer straddles a woman near an exit ramp on Interstate 10 in Los Angeles.
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.
A CHP aircraft caught motorcyclist Corey McDonah riding at speeds up to 120 miles per hour on April 2, 2014.
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.
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)
At least four people were injured in a series of shootings in Oakland from Saturday evening to early this morning, according to police.
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.
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)
An East Bay institution hosts a delicious birthday party Sunday afternoon as Fenton's Creamery in Oakland celebrates its 120th anniversary.
The long-shuttered City Stables on Skyline Boulevard has a new concessionaire, and work on the property is expected to begin this fall.
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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