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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 hrs ago | Examiner.com

East Bay jazz, from libraries to schools to workshops

One of my favorite East Bay series, San Ramon 's Jazz at the Library , has announced its 2014 season.

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6 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Einstein the dog running for mayor of Oakland

A dog named Einstein is running for Mayor of Oakland, California. His issues include fighting against police brutality and lowering police salaries.

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8 hrs ago | Tablehopper

510 News: Liba Falafel, Curbside Creamery, Belly Open; Deep Roots Coming

As previously mentioned on tablehopper , food truck ~LIBA FALAFEL~ now has a brick-and-mortar location in Uptown Oakland too.

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12 hrs ago | SiliconValley.com

Today's Music Picks: Arcade Fire supports 'Reflektor' at Shoreline

Arcade Fire, one of the world's most popular modern-rock troupes, has been a regular presence in the Bay Area in recent months.

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12 hrs ago | San Jose Mercury News

Former friend pleads not guilty to murder charges in Oakland tattoo artist's killing

A 36-year-old man has plead not guilty to murder charges in the 2010 killing of a well-known Oakland tattoo artist.

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14 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

Bay Area-based artists Linda Ronstadt, Maxine Hong Kingston receive 2013 National Medal of Arts

San Francisco-based singer, songwriter and activist Linda Ronstadt and Oakland-based writer Maxine Hong Kingston received the 2013 National Medal of Arts from President Barack Obama Monday White House officials said.

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18 hrs ago | KTVU Oakland

Car fire, police pursuit blocks connector ramps from westbound I-80

Two connector ramps from westbound Interstate Highway 80 near the Bay Bridge in Oakland were closed Monday night due to a car fire and police pursuit, the California Highway Patrol said.

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22 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Fox News: Minimum wage increase is 'insulting,' tells people they are deficient

Thursday marks five years since the date of the last time Congress raised the federal minimum wage to a paltry $7.25 an hour.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Inside Bay Area

Tammerlin Drummond: Finding rental housing in Oakland requires a full-court press

One landlord wanted a $3,000 dog deposit for a one-bedroom apartment in a duplex in Oakland.

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Contra Costa Times

Tammerlin Drummond: Finding rental housing in Oakland requires a full-court press

One landlord wanted a $3,000 dog deposit for a one-bedroom apartment in a duplex in Oakland.

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San Francisco Chronicle

$12.25 minimum wage in Oakland could hit nonprofits

Isaih Hood examines some of his papers in the lobby of the Youth Employment Partnership, which puts hundreds of Oakland teens to work doing tasks such as learning office skills and picking up trash.

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SFGate

Oakland's solidarity economy

If I let on that, here in Oakland, there is a graphic design business, a bakery, a design-build firm, a business incubator and a bicycle courier company that all have one very important similarity, what would you guess it is that they have in common? Saya you're right: They are all worker-cooperatives.

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KTVU Oakland

Oakland, EBMUD reach deal with feds over bay pollution

The city of Oakland, the East Bay Municipal Utility District and six other East Bay cities have reached an agreement with federal environmental regulators to prevent sewage overflows and spills into the San Francisco Bay, officials said Monday.

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San Francisco Magazine

Oakland Cat Lady Sentenced to Lose Her Cats

Oakland's most extreme cat lady was sentenced to five years of felony probation on Friday, following the 2011 removal of over 100 cats from her home.

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Oakland Post

Oakland Relay for Life, Standing Up Against Cancer

The 6th Annual Relay for Life was held July 19th & 20th in Oakland to stand up to cancer and honor those who have fought or are fighting cancer, sponsored by the American Cancer Society.

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Inside Bay Area

Oakland woman killed in 2-car crash on I-880 that injured 4 others

A 71-year-old Oakland woman died and four other people were injured on Sunday during a two-vehicle crash along Interstate 880, according to the California Highway Patrol.

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The Campbell Reporter

Oakland woman killed in 2-car crash on I-880 that injured 4 others

A 71-year-old Oakland woman died and four other people were injured on Sunday during a two-vehicle crash along Interstate 880, according to the California Highway Patrol.

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Inside Bay Area

San Leandro police arrest two Oakland men in connection with burglary

San Leandro police report that two men arrested in connection with a Thursday burglary were also involved in a Monday burglary.

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East Bay Express

Re: Oakland to Feds: Stop Pot Raids; Feinstein: Keep Raiding

The Oakland City Council threw its support behind efforts to end the three year-long federal medical marijuana crackdown in California.

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San Jose Mercury News

Two men injured in East Oakland shootings

Both men are expected to recover from their wounds and the shootings were not related, police said.

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