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Kelly Corrigan will appear for the Bee Book Club at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Tsakopoulos Library Galleria, 828 I St., Sacramento; 264-2920.
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Overcomers With Hope Television Broadcast Digital Arts Media Training Program based in Oakland is set to re-launch its services to underserved youth.
The California Highway Patrol says it is still investigating the death of an Oakland woman who was killed when a tree came crashing down on her car as she was driving on Interstate 80 Sunday afternoon.
A Mexican national was sentenced to 52 years to life in prison Friday for his role in a 2000 Oakland gang rape partially solved nine years later through DNA.
Tenant advocates demonstrate outside City Hall before the February 25 hearing on proposed changes to Oakland's rent control laws.
We're 2.5 months into 2014 . Oakland Local's published more than 300 stories during that time, but there's a specific set of stories that are the most talked about: commented on on our site, read and discussed on social media, buzzed about at work.
More than 30 members of law enforcement, the clergy, and outreach and human services workers were honored Saturday for their roles in bringing down violent crime in East Oakland.
The three young revelers killed in a shooting outside a San Leandro warehouse party in 2011 were victims of a premeditated "massacre" by East Bay gang members, a prosecutor told jurors Monday at the trial for three men charged in the triple slaying.
A jury on Monday found a Tuolumne County man who hoped to foment a right-wing revolution with a massacre in San Francisco guilty of attempted murder in a 2010 shootout with CHP officers on an Oakland freeway.
An Alameda County jury on Monday convicted Byron Williams on four counts of attempted murder as well as multiple weapons charges, the Oakland Tribune reports .
Oakland A's owner Lew Wolff is considering moving the team to a temporary location if he can't extend a two-year lease with the Oakland Coliseum.
In this Feb. 1, 2011 photo, Harborside Health Center employee Gerard Barber stands behind medical marijuana clone plants at Harborside Health Center in Oakland, Calif.
All lanes of northbound Interstate Highway 880 in East Oakland were cleared following a fatal traffic collision Sunday afternoon, the California Highway Patrol said.
One person was killed when a tree fell onto Interstate Highway 80 in Vacaville Sunday afternoon, a California Highway Patrol officer said.
The suspect, whose name was not immediately released, crashed an Acura Integra into a Chevrolet Camaro at the corner of Washington Avenue and Castro Street about 11:20 p.m. Saturday, said San Leandro police Lt.
A man was gunned down in East Oakland Wednesday night and the suspect remains at large, police said.
Oakland Mayor Jean Quan forced City Administrator Deanna Santana out early, but now apparently wants her back as a paid consultant.