Campaign filings this week show that Oakland Councilmember Rebecca Kaplan opened a committee to begin fundraising for a run at Oakland mayor. Two weeks later she dropped out. What happened?
With the Raiders set to leave for Las Vegas within the next two years, the XFL might fill the Coliseum JPA’s need for additional events.
Despite rancor toward Schaaf, Kaplan says the endorsement of her challenger is not payback.
For hours Thursday afternoon, Oakland and East Bay insiders debated whether Rebecca Kaplan was really running for mayor, but then there was a plot twist.
Citing a recent ruling by a federal judge that Trump blocking users from his Twitter feed is a violation of free speech, an ethics complaint asserts Desley Brooks is doing the same thing.
Taj Reid, the 47-year-old son of Oakland City Council President Larry Reid, was found guilty Thursday of rigging […]
Also: San Leandro’s own city manager scandal could be heating up again on Tuesday night.
Days after President Trump called for Oakland Libby Schaaf to be prosecuted comes a House bill calling for the same.
Weeks after the Oakland Athletics signed an Exclusive Negotiating Agreement with the Port of Oakland to study the […]
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Former Oakland mayoral candidate Bryan Parker says the city missed an opportunity with Bitcoin for reason greater than […]
The 50-acre Port of Oakland property known as Howard Terminal is today mainly used for auxiliary purposes, such […]
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John Russo left the Alameda City Manager’s Office in February 2015. ALAMEDAWith Alameda’s city manager situation in a […]
Going back to their days together on the Oakland City Council, there has never been much love lost […]
Alameda County Supervisor Nate Miley, right, at a meeting in San Lorenzo last month. ALCO BOARD OF SUPERVISORSAfter […]
Annie Campbell Washington OAKLAND CITY COUNCILFirst-term Oakland Councilmember Annie Campbell Washington announced she will not seek re-election to […]
ALCO BOARD OF SUPERVISORSWith hopes of paving the way for the Oakland Athletics to build a new ballpark […]
Alameda County Sheriff Gregory Ahern at a town hall last summer in Hayward where he faced considerable criticism. […]
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ALAMEDA COUNTYJust months after the banishment for two years of likely the most influential Teamster on the West […]
Contra Costa County Sheriff David Livingston CONTRA COSTA COUNTYContra Costa County Sheriff David Livingston last February began posting […]
The Alameda County Board of Supervisors have long been interested in selling its half of the 120-acre Coliseum […]
OAKLAND COLISEUMA report Monday that the Oakland Athletics are interested in buying the Coliseum complex, but the letter […]
Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf has stood resolute in the face of criticism from Trump and ICE following her […]
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