What They Are Saying As House Passes President Biden’s American Rescue Plan

The White House released this “What They Are Saying” press release after the U.S. House of Representatives passed President Biden’s American Rescue Plan WHAT THEY ARE SAYING: House Passes President … Read More

Congresswoman Barbara Lee Applauds American Rescue Plan $1.9 Trillion Relief Package Passage

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Barbara Lee (CA-13), senior member of the House Appropriations Committee, today applauded the passage of the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 through both chambers of … Read More

ORIC Pharmaceuticals To Present Posters on Four Programs At 2021 AACR Annual Meeting

ORIC Pharmaceuticals to Present Posters on Four Programs at the 2021 American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Annual Meeting ORIC Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ORIC), a clinical stage oncology company focused … Read More

iCleanse Partners With Athena Health Care Systems To Provide UV-C Disinfecting Units

iCleanse Partners with Athena Health Care Systems to Provide UV-C Disinfecting Units To 51 Nursing Homes In Northeast United States Avon, CT – iCleanse, https://icleanse.com/, the leader in UV-C personal … 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

2021 NFL Draft: Why Las Vegas Raiders Should Trade Down And Stock Draft Picks, Focus On Free Agency

2021 NFL Draft: Why Las Vegas Raiders Should Trade Down And Stock Draft Picks, Focus On Free Agency ONN – 2021 NFL Draft: Why Las Vegas Raiders Should Trade Down … Read More

Jessica Dwyer Gives DisneyPlus Marvel WandaVision Series Recap

DisneyPlus Marvel WandaVision Series Recap With Jessica Dwyer ONN – Jessica Dwyer Gives DisneyPlus Marvel WandaVision Series Recap – vlog by Zennie62 YouTube Watch the vlog Jessica Dwyer recaps the … Read More

President Biden Statement On International Women’s Day

Women’s history is American history — and world history. On International Women’s Day, we celebrate the achievements, contributions, and progress of women and girls in the United States and around … 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 Behind the Mask: Tyehimba Jelani

Oakland Behind the Mask: Tyehimba Jelani From YouTube Channel: March 3, 2021 at 01:41PM ONN – Oakland Behind the Mask: Tyehimba Jelani The City of Oakland reports: The Covid-19 pandemic … Read More

Five Oakland Multicultural Chambers Of Commerce Call For Unity

JOINT STATEMENT FROM OAKLAND AREA CHAMBERS Five Chambers – One Oakland Oakland African American Chamber of Commerce, Oakland Chinatown Chamber of Commerce, Oakland Latino Chamber of Commerce, Oakland Metropolitan Chamber … Read More

Governor Newsom Discusses California’s Focus On COVID-19 Health Inequities

Governor Newsom discusses the state’s focus on COVID-19 health inequities From YouTube Channel: March 4, 2021 at 02:34PM ONN – Governor Newsom Discusses California’s Focus On COVID-19 Health Inequities Governor … Read More

Gov. Gavin Newsom’s Indoor Sports Ban Challenged In San Mateo Co. High School Girl’s Lawsuit

On February 19th, California Governor Gavin Newsom received high praise for lifting the ban on youth sports, and that news was highlighted here at OaklandNewsNow.com. However, the liberation was to … Read More

Oakland Great Plates Delivered Program And Feed 100% More Seniors Affected By COVID-19

OFF THE GRID PARTNERS WITH CITY OF OAKLAND TO DOUBLE GREAT PLATES DELIVERED PROGRAM AND FEED 100% MORE SENIORS AFFECTED BY COVID Beginning Immediately, Oakland Residents Can Sign Up for … Read More

Grand Lake Theater Staff Fund Raiser Hits $29,000 Goal, Now $35,000 Level Set For GoFundMe Page

Grand Lake Theater Staff Fund Raiser Hits $29,000 Goal, Now $35,000 Level Set For GoFundMe Page ONN – Grand Lake Theater Staff Fund Raiser Hits $29,000 Goal, Now $35,000 Level … Read More

Why We Need The American Rescue Act COVID-19 Relief Bill To Pass The Senate

Why We Need The American Rescue Act COVID-19 Relief Bill To Pass The Senate ONN – Why We Need The American Rescue Act COVID-19 Relief Bill To Pass The Senate … Read More

Buffy Wicks Oakland California Assemblymember Announces 2021 Legislative Package

Buffy Wicks slate of bills include policies to protect working families; fight California’s housing crisis; reform the Employment Development Department (EDD); and more Oakland – On Wednesday, Assemblymember Buffy Wicks … Read More

Readout of VP Kamala Harris Call With President Felix Tshisekedi Of Democratic Republic Of Congo

Readout of Vice President Kamala Harris Call with President Felix Tshisekedi of the Democratic Republic of The Congo Vice President Kamala Harris spoke today with President Tshisekedi of the Democratic … Read More

California Gov. Gavin Newsom Holds COVID-19 Briefing In Central Valley

Gov. Newsom holds COVID-19 briefing in Central Valley From YouTube Channel: February 26, 2021 at 02:28PM ONN – California Gov. Gavin Newsom Holds COVID-19 Briefing In Central Valley Governor Newsom … Read More

Howard Terminal Oakland Athletics Ballpark Community CBA Update: Draft EIR Friday, Transit Concerns Shared

Howard Terminal Ballpark update with the release of the Draft Environmental Impact Report, here. The last OaklandNewNow.com blog post update on the process toward building a new ballpark for the … Read More

Hearing Oakland, Biden Administration Prioritizing Equity In COVID-19 Vaccine Administration

As if to express that it hears the words of Oakland Councilmembers Rebecca Kaplan and Treva Reid, the Biden Administration issues a press release stating that it is prioritizing equity … 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

President Biden: Continuation Of The National Emergency Concerning the COVID-19 Pandemic

A Letter From President Biden On The Continuation of the National Emergency Concerning the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Pandemic TO THE CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES: Section 202(d) of the … Read More

A Statistical Example Of Anti-Black Racism By Berkeley Police

The following is part of an agenda report to the Berkeley City Council on police practices against African Americans by Berkeley Police. It’s by the Berkeley Mayor’s Fair and Impartial … Read More

Oakland, Atlanta, And America, Do Not Fear COVID-19 Moderna And Pfizer Vaccines – Ignore Fake News

Oakland, Atlanta, And America, Do Not Fear COVID-19 Moderna And Pfizer Vaccines – Ignore Fake News ONN – Oakland, Atlanta, And America, Do Not Fear COVID-19 Moderna And Pfizer Vaccines … Read More

Hey Bank of America – Biden-Harris Administration Paycheck Protection Program PPP Changes Announced Today

After this blogger complained about how Bank of America was handling the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Loan Program four times, like here and here, over the weekend, BofA unlocked the … Read More

On CNN Dr. Fauci Explains Why We Might Be Wearing Masks In 2022

Dr. Fauci explains why we might be wearing masks in 2022 From YouTube Channel: February 21, 2021 at 11:13AM ONN – On CNN Dr. Fauci Explains Why We Might Be … Read More

Rebecca Kaplan Video: Oakland Coliseum Is the First Federally Funded Mass Vaccination Site

Oakland is the First Federally Funded Mass Vaccination Site – Find out More… From YouTube Channel: February 17, 2021 at 05:15PM ONN – Rebecca Kaplan Video: Oakland Coliseum Is the … Read More

Biden-Harris Administration Opens Health Insurance Special Enrollment Period On HealthCare.gov

Yesterday, the Biden-Harris Administration opened HealthCare.gov and CuidadoDeSalud.gov for a special enrollment period until May 15 to provide all Americans the opportunity to sign up for health insurance coverage amid … Read More

President Biden & VP Harris Announces Extension Of COVID-19 Forbearance, Homeowners Foreclosure Protections

As millions of Americans face continued hardship from the COVID-19 pandemic, President Biden and Vice President Harris continue to take action to help keep individuals and families in their homes. … 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

UC Berkeley Tightens COVID-19 Restrictions, Bans Outdoor Exercise And Extends Dorm Lockdowns

UC Berkeley tightens COVID-19 restrictions, bans outdoor exercise and extends dorm lockdowns From YouTube Channel: February 11, 2021 at 08:54PM ONN – UC Berkeley Tightens COVID-19 Restrictions, Bans Outdoor Exercise … Read More

Oakland Schools News: OUSD Nutrition Services Transitions To Mostly Home Delivery

Oakland Unified School District (OUSD) Nutrition Services Transitions from On-Site Grab and Go Model, to Mostly Home Delivery, Making Food Access Even Easier for Students and Families Oakland – For … Read More

Press Briefing By Biden Press Secretary Jen Psaki, February 11, 2021

12:43 P.M. EST MS. PSAKI: Hi, everyone. Good afternoon. I have quite a few things at the top, but then we will take plenty of questions. I wanted to take … Read More

Congresswoman Barbara Lee Announces Funding For COVID-19 Funeral Expenses

Washington, D.C. –– Congresswoman Barbara Lee (CA-13) today announced $2 billion in special Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) funds for families to afford proper funerals for their loved ones who … Read More

We Got Our COVID-19 Vaccine Second Dose Today At Kaiser Southwood Medical Center Jonesboro Georgia

We Got Our COVID-19 Vaccine Second Dose Today At Kaiser Southwood Medical Center Jonesboro Georgia ONN – We Got Our COVID-19 Vaccine Second Dose Today At Kaiser Southwood Medical Center … Read More

Marjorie Taylor Greene Video: Says “Fight For America” In Front Of U.S. Capitol Before Trump Riots

Video: Marjorie Taylor Greene Says “Fight For America” In Front Of U.S. Capitol Before Trump Riots From YouTube Channel: February 9, 2021 at 05:18AM ONN – Video: Marjorie Taylor Greene … Read More

Super Bowl LV: Kansas City Chiefs vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers Game Day TV Viewers Guide

And today’s the day. As the late Oakland Raiders Radio Announcer Bill King would say “And Super Bowl LV is upon us.” This game pitting the visiting Kansas City Chiefs … Read More

Super Bowl LV: 2021 NFLPA Players Summit Press Conference Livestream Video

Super Bowl LV: 2021 NFLPA Players Summit Press Conference Livestream Video ONN – Super Bowl LV: 2021 NFLPA Players Summit Press Conference Livestream Video – vlog by Zennie62 YouTube Super … Read More

Danny Wan: Port Of Oakland’s Executive Director Plans For Economic Growth, Healthy Community

Danny Wan cites 2020 impacts and kicks off 2021 planning process at State of the Port Oakland, CA – February 3, 2021: Port of Oakland’s Executive Director Danny Wan began … 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

Super Bowl LV: NFL Heath and Safety Media Briefing For Feb 3, 2021 On Zennie62 YouTube

Super Bowl LV: NFL Heath and Safety Media Briefing For Feb 3, 2021 On Zennie62 YouTube From YouTube Channel: February 3, 2021 at 06:04AM ONN – Super Bowl LV: NFL … Read More

Oakland Public Education Fund And OUSD Provide Millions In Cash Assistance, Food, Computers

Oakland Public Education Fund and OUSD Provide Millions in Cash Assistance, Food, and Computers to Oakland Families; Team Embarks on Additional Fundraising Effort for Families in Need Oakland – Thanks … 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

Berkeley Law Alumni Leading Indigent Defense During COVID-19

Berkeley Law Alumni Leading Indigent Defense During COVID-19 From YouTube Channel: February 2, 2021 at 12:19PM ONN – Berkeley Law Alumni Leading Indigent Defense During COVID-19 Thursday, January 28 from … 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 City Council To Consider $5/hr Hazard Pay For Grocery Workers During The Pandemic

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Elon Musk Jumped On Clubhouse, Said So Much COVID-19 Vaccine Would Be Made, Some Would Be Tossed

Elon Musk Jumped On Clubhouse, Said So Much COVID-19 Vaccine Would Be Made, Some Would Be Tossed ONN – Elon Musk Jumped On Clubhouse, Said So Much COVID-19 Vaccine Would … Read More

President Biden Executive Order On Strengthening Medicaid and The Affordable Care Act

Trump lost and President Obama and Obamacare won, again. And thanks to the late Senator John McCain for his dramatic role in saving Obamacare. The Lord put Joe Biden in … Read More

Super Bowl LV: NFL’s Mr. Super Bowl Peter O’Reilly On Entertainment Tonight With Kevin Frazier

Super Bowl LV: NFL’s Mr. Super Bowl Peter O’Reilly Featured On Entertainment Tonight Talking Plans ONN – Super Bowl LV: NFL’s Mr. Super Bowl Peter O’Reilly Featured On Entertainment Tonight … 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

Kamela Harris Gets 2nd COVID-19 Vaccine, Says It’s Painless, Praises National Institute Of Health

Kamela Harris Gets 2nd COVID-19 Vaccine, Says It’s Painless, Praises National Institute Of Health ONN – Kamela Harris Gets 2nd COVID-19 Vaccine, Says It’s Painless, Praises National Institute Of Health … Read More

Gavin Newsom’s Error: California Governor Bows To Recall Fears, Plans To Lift Stay At Home Order

My friend California Governor Gavin Newsom is just plain blowing it. As I have explained to Gov Newsom and anyone who would not listen, let alone pay attention, California should … Read More

President Biden’s American Rescue Plan Praised By Leading Economists

Leading Economists, Including Former Top Trump Advisor, Praise the American Rescue Plan and Stress Urgency of Additional Economic Relief Support continues to grow for President Biden’s American Rescue Plan, including … Read More

Fund Raiser For Oakland Grand Lake Theater Staff Needs $29K, $9K Short Of Goal

Fund Raiser For Oakland Grand Lake Theater Staff Needs $29K, $9K Short Of Goal ONN – Fund Raiser For Oakland Grand Lake Theater Staff Needs $29K, $9K Short Of Goal … Read More