The ‘Universal Language’ mural on Alice Street was covered up by an apartment tower. An ‘ascendant’ new mural will replace it two blocks away.
Bishop Bob Jackson hosted the rally, but it was organized and led by anti-LGBTQ SoCal pastor Jim Domen.
Inmates say the coronavirus has likely spread further inside Alameda County’s jail than the sheriff has acknowledged.
About 250 Oakland tenants have announced a rent strike against Oakland landlords. Some renters allege their landlords are harassing them with construction and requests to enter their homes.
Alameda County supervisors wanted the team to examine whether staff have adequate protective equipment and training
The second story in our series paying tribute to corner stores in the days of the pandemic highlights a family-run convenience store in East Oakland.
Although Oakland saved for a rainy day, the predicted $80 million budget shortfall resulting from the coronavirus crisis will be one of the worst in the city’s history
At least one Alameda County shelter has experienced a suspected coronavirus outbreak, and homeless service providers are rushing to fill hotel rooms to prevent the spread of the virus.
Most Bay Area counties have yet to disclose detailed COVID-19 demographic data, but we know that past epidemics, like the 2009 swine flu, disproportionately harmed Black people and immigrants.
The inmate population at Santa Rita Jail dropped by about 500 in March.
Berkeley and Oakland now have two of the strongest emergency protections for residential renters and small businesses in California. City leaders say state and federal lawmakers need to catch up.
Long-simmering tensions between Highland’s front-line staff and Alameda Health System administrators are coming to a head in the age of a global pandemic.