The Jack London Market Square building was transformed into a showcase of Oakland’s ‘Do it Yourself’ (DIY) culture at the Patchwork handmade festival.
Few folks really know how to navigate Oakland like Pendarvis Harshaw. It’s really a sight to see. Following him on a bike feels like a mini parade: a whole lotta head nods and peace signs as we cruise. I call him the Mayor of Oakland.
by doniphan A lot has happened to the once-prosperous West Oakland neighborhood once known as the “Harlem of theWest.” Cal Trans cut it in half in the 1950s with the Nimitz Freeway, the building of a massive, bomb-proof, main post office eviscerated ...
Nathalie Huerta founded The Perfect Sidekick gym as a way to pay her way through an MBA program at Mills College. As a physical trainer and a former collegiate athlete, she started by putting an advertisement on Craigslist.
Last weekend, Oakland held its first-ever sustainability jam, which encouraged people to create solutions to economic, environmental and social problems.
A listing of community meals and activities in Oakland for the Thanksgiving holiday.
Oakland’s Twitter community is hoping to create a new kind of mayoral debate in the coming election season—the kind that fits in 130 characters or less.