Rebecca Kaplan Calls Oakland New Funding to Be Used to Restore Vital City Services

Oakland’s Vice Mayor Rebecca Kaplan Calls on City’s New Funding to Be Used to Restore Vital City Services Oakland, CA — At the March 16, 2021, Oakland City Council meeting, … Read More

Teaunte Bailey Who Murdered 75-Year-Old Pak Ho In Oakland Adams Point, Targets Asians

Teaunte Bailey, who was first reported to have assaulted 75-year-old Pak Ho in Oakland Adams Point at Jayne and Perkins, is now a murderer, after Mr. Ho died in the … Read More

Pak Ho 75-Year Old Asian Elderly Man Attacked By Teaunte Bailey In Oakland Adams Point Died

Pak Ho 75-Year Old Asian Elderly Man Attacked By Teaunte Bailey In Oakland Adams Point Died ONN – Pak Ho 75-Year Old Asian Elderly Man Attacked By Teaunte Bailey In … Read More

Hate Crimes Against Blacks in Oakland – Alameda County, CA Outpaced Any Other Group Annually

Hate Crimes Against Blacks in Oakland – Alameda County, CA Outpaced Any Other Group Annually From YouTube Channel: March 12, 2021 at 01:52AM ONN – Hate Crimes Against Blacks in … Read More

Oakland OUSD Nutrition Services Team Surpasses 10,000,000 Student Meals

Oakland OUSD Nutrition Services Team Surpasses 10,000,000 Student Meals in Supporting Student Health & Well-Being, Plus Nearly 3,000,000 Pounds of Food from ACCFB Team Receives Assist from Alameda County Dental … Read More

Adrian Henderson, Oakland Kingston 11 Owner, Talks Black Business Needs During Rep Lee Meeting

Adrian Henderson, Oakland Kingston 11 Owner, Talks Black Business Needs During Rep Lee Meeting From YouTube Channel: March 10, 2021 at 07:53AM ONN – Adrian Henderson, Oakland Kingston 11 Owner, … Read More

West Oakland Senior Center, Mon 3/8: Free COVID-19 Vaccines For Alameda County Residents, Workers

Mon 3/8: Free COVID-19 Vaccines For Alameda County Residents, Workers At West Oakland Senior Center ONN – Mon 3/8: Free COVID-19 Vaccines For Alameda County Residents, Workers At West Oakland … Read More

Oakland Police Warning Of Car-Jackings On The Rise Is Scary Stuff – We Must Fight Back!

Imagine driving along Oakland’s Broadway Avenue, headed toward Jack London Square and in the objective of having great Everett & Jones Barbeque. As you stop at the traffic light at … Read More

Eddie Muller Uses Grand Lake Theater Oakland To Talk About Gone With The Wind On TCM

Eddie Muller Uses Grand Lake Theater Oakland To Talk About Gone With The Wind On TCM From YouTube Channel: March 5, 2021 at 04:11AM ONN – Eddie Muller Uses Grand … Read More

The Most Influential African American / Black Sports Executives In The SF Bay Area

KPIX Channel 5 Sports Anchor Vernon Glenn Gives Shout-Out To Zennie62Media CEO Zennie Abraham For The Most Influential African American / Black Sports Executives In The SF Bay Area List … Read More

Oakland Athletics Ballpark At Howard Terminal New Video Images Released Before DEIR Report

Oakland Athletics Ballpark At Howard Terminal New Video Images Released Before DEIR Report From YouTube Channel: February 26, 2021 at 02:14PM ONN – Oakland Athletics Ballpark At Howard Terminal New … Read More

Howard Terminal Draft Environmental Impact Report Released By City Of Oakland, A’s – PMSA’s Mike Jacob Attacks

The Howard Terminal Draft Environmental Impact Report (DEIR) is out of its cage and here at this link! The City of Oakland and The Oakland Athletics released the Draft Environmental … Read More

Oakland CMs Rebecca Kaplan And Treva Reid Want Equitable COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution

Oakland’s Vice Mayor Rebecca Kaplan and Councilmember Treva Reid Call on FEMA and California Leadership to Make COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Equitable Oakland (February 24, 2021) — Oakland’s Vice-Mayor Rebecca Kaplan … Read More

Oakland Police OPD Arrest a Berkeley Man For Criminal Threats Involving Hate Crimes

OPD Arrest a Berkeley Man for Criminal Threats Involving Hate Crimes From YouTube Channel: February 23, 2021 at 10:20PM ONN – Oakland Police OPD Arrest a Berkeley Man For Criminal … Read More

Bay Area Transparency Gets False Arrest Attempt From Alameda County Sherriff

ALAMEDA SHERIFF THREATEN FALSE ARREST!! FIRST AMENDMENT FAIL!! From YouTube Channel: February 22, 2021 at 02:55AM ONN – Bay Area Transparency Gets False Arrest Attempt From Alameda County Sheriff Where … Read More

SF Bay Area Bicycle Is Back: Bike Oakland & Alameda: Airport, Bay Farm & Alameda

Bike Oakland & Alameda: Airport, Bay Farm & Alameda clockwise From YouTube Channel: February 17, 2021 at 06:00AM ONN – SF Bay Area Bicycle Is Back: Bike Oakland & Alameda: … Read More

SF BART Giving Free Ticket Ride Home If You Get Your COVID-19 Vaccine At Oakland Coliseum Site

SF BART Giving Free Ticket Ride Home If You Get Your COVID-19 Vaccine At Oakland Coliseum Site From YouTube Channel: February 15, 2021 at 11:51PM ONN – SF BART Giving … Read More

Ben Bartlett Says Let’s Talk Reopening Berkeley Schools: Town Hall Thursday, 2/18/21

On Thursday, February 18th, 2021, 7:00 PM PST, the office of Berkeley City Councilman Ben Bartlett will be holding a ZOOM Virtual Town Hall with School Board Director Laura Babitt … Read More

Sign-Ups For COVID Vaccination Appointments At Oakland Coliseum Site To Open Today

On Tuesday, February 16, 2021, the State of California, in partnership with the Biden Administration, will begin offering COVID vaccinations to eligible residents, with an emphasis on the most affected … Read More

Delvecchio Finley Left Alameda Health System To Become CEO Of Atrium Health Navicent In Atlanta

An Alameda Health System follow-up on Delvecchio Finley, and based on Oakland News Now‘s original reporting of the AHS lawsuit against the Alameda County Board of Supervisors for allegations that… … Read More

Dr. Noha Aboelata, MD, On Roots Community Health Center, Oakland, And The Pandemic

Dr. Noha Aboelata, MD, On Roots Community Health Center, Oakland, And The Pandemic From YouTube Channel: February 12, 2021 at 12:45AM ONN – Dr. Noha Aboelata, MD, On Roots Community … Read More

The Black Family: A Conversation with Black Families in Alameda

The Black Family: A Conversation with Black Families in Alameda From YouTube Channel: February 5, 2021 at 07:35PM ONN – Honoring Black History Month, led by local historian Rasheed Shabazz, … Read More

Congresswoman Barbara Lee Applauds Opening of Community Vaccination Site at Oakland Coliseum

Oakland, CA –– Congresswoman Barbara lee (CA-13) issued the following statement today regarding the opening of a community vaccination site in the parking lot of the Oakland Coliseum: “I applaud … Read More

Watching Oakland African American NFL Expansion Team Project Listening Meeting For February 3, 2021

Watching Oakland African American NFL Expansion Team Project Listening Meeting For February 3, 2021 From YouTube Channel: February 3, 2021 at 09:32PM ONN – Watching Oakland African American NFL Expansion … Read More

Oakland City Council Passes Resolutions: Coliseum Funds Use, COVID-19 Vaccines Equity

Unanimously Passed! Resolutions to Receive $10 Million to Help Save Vital Oakland City Services and Calling for COVID-19 Vaccines to be Made Equitably Available for Our Community The Oakland City … Read More

Passenger At Oakland Airport Issued Fake Bomb Threat Because He Was ‘Upset’ By Flight Delay

Passenger at Oakland Airport issued bomb threat because he was ‘upset’ by delay From YouTube Channel: February 1, 2021 at 05:09PM ONN – Passenger At Oakland Airport Issued Fake Bomb … Read More

Oakland Councilmembers Rebecca Kaplan, Treva Reid, Want COVID-19 Vaccines To Be Equitably Available

Oakland Vice Mayor Rebecca Kaplan Together with Councilmember Treva Reid, Call for COVID-19 Vaccines to Be Made Equitably Available for Our Community Oakland – Tomorrow, February 2, 2021, Vice Mayor … Read More

Oakland News: 2 Arrested For 10 Armed Robberies Of Cell Phone Stores

Oakland News: 2 Arrested For 10 Armed Robberies Of Cell Phone Stores ONN – Oakland News: 2 Arrested For 10 Armed Robberies Of Cell Phone Stores – vlog by Zennie62 … Read More

Alameda County Supervisor Keith Carson Vaccine Town Hall With Assemblymember Buffy Wicks

Please join Alameda County Supervisor Keith Carson and California State Assemblymember Buffy Wicks (AD 15) for a virtual COVID-19 Vaccine Town Hall THIS FRIDAY, January 29, 2021, 1:00 PM. During … Read More

Oakland Finance Committee To Discuss Councilmember Kaplan Idea To Use Coliseum Surplus For Shortfall

Oakland Finance Committee to Discuss Informational Reports on Budget Shortfall & My Proposal to Use $10 Million Surplus to Save Vital Community Programs & Services Oakland – Today at 1:30pm, … Read More

Oakland-Scranton Flag Honors President Joe Biden and VP Kamala Harris

Oakland-Scranton flag honors Harris, Biden From YouTube Channel: January 24, 2021 at 07:07PM ONN – Oakland-Scranton Flag Honors President Joe Biden and VP Kamala Harris AP writes: The hometowns of … Read More

Rebecca Kaplan Denounces Plan To Cut Oakland Fire Services

Oakland’s Vice Mayor Kaplan Denounces Dangerous Plan to Cut Fire Services, Finds Millions of Dollars to Save Vital Services Oakland – Oakland Vice Mayor Rebecca Kaplan has identified an additional … Read More

Oakland Announces Participation in the National Memorial to Lives Lost to COVID-19

The First Nationwide COVID-19 Memorial to Lives Lost is Part of The Inauguration of President-elect Joseph R. Biden, Jr. and Vice President-elect Kamala D. Harris Oakland – Today, Mayor Libby … Read More

OUSD, Eat. Learn. Play. Foundation, Salesforce, Revolution Foods To Deliver Food Boxes This Morning

OUSD Partners with Eat. Learn. Play. Foundation, Salesforce, and Revolution Foods to Deliver Holiday Food and Family Literacy Boxes to Students and their Families Oakland – December 28,2020: 1800 families … Read More

Port of Oakland Board Extends Project Labor Agreement 5 Years

Port partners with Building and Construction Trades Council of Alameda County Oakland – December 24, 2020: The Oakland Board of Port Commissioners have extended the Port’s landmark project labor agreement … Read More

Oakland Police Department Critical Incident Video / Officer-Involved Shooting – November 3, 2020

Oakland Police Department Critical Incident Video / Officer-Involved Shooting – November 3, 2020 From YouTube Channel: December 18, 2020 at 08:22PM ONN – On November 3, 2020, the Oakland Police … Read More

Save The Alley Cat Bar: 3325 Grand Avenue Oakland Needs Our Help To Stay Alive During The Pandemic

Save The Alley! The Alley Cat Bar, the legendary local landmark at 3325 Grand Avenue in Oakland, and that’s so much a part of Oakland’s history, and is one of … Read More

Alameda County Health Care Services Provides Healthcare Workers First COVID-19 Vaccinations at St. Rose Hospital

The Alameda County Health Care Services Agency today started providing some of the first COVID-19 vaccinations to frontline medical workers and first responders at highest risk for exposure during a … Read More

City of Oakland Opens Clifton Hall In Rockridge To Unsheltered Seniors, Begins Moving in Families

Oakland – The City of Oakland is now the official proud owner of Clifton Hall Dormitory in the amenity rich, transit-friendly Rockridge neighborhood. The 63-unit, unoccupied building will provide deeply … Read More

The Surge In The Pandemic Is Causing Us To Change Our OUSD Reopening Plans

An online letter from OUSD Oakland Unified School District Superintendent Kyla Johnson-Trammell Dear OUSD Community: We recently shared our OUSD plan to reopen schools for in-person instruction with January 25, … Read More

Rebecca Kaplan: Oakland City Council President Blasts Plan To Defund Kids, Community, Jobs Programs

“Don’t Defund Youth, Jobs, and Violence Prevention Programs” says Oakland Council President Rebecca Kaplan and Many Others Oakland – The Oakland Administration is presenting to the Oakland City Council a … Read More

Don Perata Interview – 2010 Oakland Mayor’s Race Interview With The Man Who Almost Won

Don Perata Interview – 2010 Oakland Mayor’s Race Interview With The Man Who Almost Won But for rank-choice voting, Don Perata, and not Jean Quan, would have been our Mayor … Read More

Loren Taylor Oakland Councilmember: Stay At Home Order Effective December 7th Update

Dear Oaklander, Given the record-breaking surge of COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations, Alameda County has joined other Bay Area health departments and the City of Berkeley in implementing the State’s Regional … Read More

Oakland Community, Rebecca Kaplan, Call for Accountability For Unauthorized Overspending

Oakland — On Monday, December 7, 2020 the Oakland Finance Committee heard the FY 2019-20 Q4 & FY 2020-21 Q1 R&E Report. According to the Report from the Interim Director … Read More

Rise in COVID-19 Cases Causes City of Oakland To Suspend Indoor Recreation Programs

City of Oakland outdoor youth programming, senior programs, homeless services and library sidewalk service continue without change Oakland, CA – Due to the recent spike in COVID-19 cases (10,733 current … Read More

Oakland Schools OUSD 2020-21 Proposed Reopening Plan Submitted To Alameda County

Dear Oakland Community, Today I am writing to let you know that we have finalized our COVID-19 Health and Safety Reopening Plan and Program (Reopening Plan) for reopening our schools … Read More

Alameda Health System Sues Alameda County Over Misuse of Pension Fund Money

The Alameda Health System (AHS), which operates Highland Hospital and other safety net hospitals and clinics, is suing Alameda County’s Employee Retirement Association (ACERA) to recover tens of millions of … Read More

WE ARE OAKLAND Virtual Benefit Concert Dec 12 At 5pm PST, Teaser

WE ARE OAKLAND Teaser From YouTube Channel: November 30, 2020 at 12:52AM ONN – WE ARE OAKLAND Virtual Benefit Concert Dec 12 At 5pm PST, Teaser Where We Are Oakland … Read More

Limited Stay-At-Home Order For Purple Tier Counties By Alameda County Health Care Services Agency

The Alameda County Health Care Services Agency issued a press release on the State of California “limited Stay at Home Order” last week. Here’s the full press release as sent … Read More

Peralta Community College District Unveils New Center For Liberal Arts At The College of Alameda

Alameda, Ca – The Peralta Community College District (PCCD) today unveiled its latest accomplishment under an ambitious, multimillion-dollar capital improvement plan: completion of the New Center for Liberal Arts (Building … Read More

City Seeks To Remove Humanist Hall: Oakland Event Space Called Nuisance, Could Be COVID-19 Flashpoint

David Oertel, The President of Humanist Hall located at 390 27th Street, Oakland, CA, is in trouble. But, from the looks of things, the man who owns the facility that … Read More

Live: Oakland Alameda County Joint Powers Authority Meeting Of November 20, 2020

Live: Oakland Alameda County Joint Powers Authority Meeting Of November 20, 2020 From YouTube Channel: November 20, 2020 at 11:24AM ONN – Live: Oakland Alameda County Joint Powers Authority Meeting … Read More

Rebecca Kaplan Victory & Hanukkah Party With Congresswoman Barbara Lee

Oakland – Rebecca Kaplan has retained her At Large seat on the Oakland City Council after a hard fought race that included $500K in independent expenditures from large corporate interests. … Read More

OUSD Has Newly Elected Board of Education Directors; Swearing-In Takes Place In January

Oakland Unified School District New Board of Education Directors Dear Oakland Unified Community, As we have been talking over the past few weeks, Tuesday, November 3 was an enormous election … Read More

Free Flu Shots Oakland McClymonds High School Today Saturday Nov 14th 2020 10 AM – 4 PM

Free Flu Shots Oakland McClymonds High School Today Saturday Nov 14th 2020 10 AM – 4 PM From YouTube Channel: November 14, 2020 at 12:43AM ONN – Free Flu Shots … Read More

Mayor’s welcome to the College of Alameda’s 50th Anniversary Gala

Mayor’s welcome to the College of Alameda’s 50th Anniversary Gala From YouTube Channel: November 13, 2020 at 07:41PM ONN – Note from Zennie62Media and Oakland News Now: this video-blog post … Read More

New Presidents of Laney College, College of Alameda Announced by Peralta Community College District

Dr. Rudy Besikof appointed President of Laney College and Dr. Nathaniel Jones III appointed President of College of Alameda Oakland — The Peralta Community College District has appointed Dr. Rudy … Read More

Rebecca Kaplan Wins Re-Election To The Oakland City Council In 2020 Race

Oakland – Rebecca Kaplan has retained her At-Large seat on the Oakland City Council. With unofficial results showing her with a lead, her opponent called her this morning to concede … Read More

Oakland In The White House: On Joe Biden, Kamala Harris, Barbara Lee, and Oakland Elections – Pam Drake

Joe Biden and Kamala Harris – Biden / Harris – Win!! I spent Wednesday morning, November 4th, at the ampitheater in the plaza in front of Oakland’s City Hall, masked … Read More

Oakland Ranked Choice Voting Election: Alameda County Registrar of Voters Latest Results, Nov 8th 2020

Oakland FAD – The Alameda County Registrar of Voters has posted its latest version of the base-level vote tallies for each of the races and measures in the November 3rd, … Read More