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

President Joe Biden And Vice President Kamala Harris Announce Jennifer Klein and Julissa Reynoso As Co-Chairs of the White House Gender Policy Council

President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris Announce Co-Chairs of the White House Gender Policy Council WASHINGTON – Today, President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris announced the … Read More

President Biden Picks Klein, Bronaugh, Palm, Trottenberg, Marten, Chopra, Gensler, For Posts

President-elect Biden Announces Additional Key Administration Posts WASHINGTON – On January 18th, President-elect Joe Biden announced a number of key administration posts: Elizabeth Klein, Deputy Secretary of the Interior; Dr. … Read More

President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris Announce Additional Members of National Economic Council

President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris Announce Additional Members of National Economic Council Washington – – Today, President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris announced additional members … Read More

President-Elect Joe Biden Announces Key Members Of Health Team Including Dr. Anthony Fauci

This deeply qualified, diverse team will be ready on day one to contain the COVID pandemic; ensure the safe, free, and equitable distribution of vaccines; make sure every American has … Read More

2020 Oakland ESPY Awards Oakland Athletic League and OUSD Winners Announced

SPAAT, Oakland Athletic League and OUSD Announce Winners of Annual Oakland ESPY Awards, Including Middle School Student-Athletes of the Year, the All-Academic Team and High School Student-Athletes of the Year … Read More

Mayor Schaaf Administers Oath Of Office To Ed Reiskin As Oakland City Administrator

Oakland, CA – Following a unanimous 8-0 confirmation vote by the City Council, Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf administered the oath of office to Ed Reiskin at City Hall on Wednesday … Read More

Mayor Of Oakland Economic Recovery Council Shows She Doesn’t Get The Immediacy Of Our Problem

Mayor Of Oakland Economic Recovery Council Shows She Doesn’t Get The Immediacy Of Our Problem   ONN – Mayor Of Oakland Economic Recovery Council Shows She Doesn’t Get The Immediacy … Read More

Eleanor Wikstrom: Harvard-Bound Skyline High Senior First Oakland CIF Scholar-Athlete Of The Year

Harvard-Bound Skyline High Senior Eleanor Wikstrom Makes History, Becoming First Ever CIF Scholar-Athlete of the Year from Oakland Oakland, CA — Eleanor Wikstrom from Skyline High School has a unique … Read More

UC Berkeley City Planning Professor Emerita Judith Innes Passes

This is really, really hard, because Dr. Judith Innes was one of my professors at the Department City and Regional Planning Program (DCRP) at the University of California at Berkeley, … Read More

Mayor Libby Schaaf Announces Appointment of Edward Reiskin as Oakland City Administrator

Zennie62Media broke this story by a full two days. Since media outlets didn’t want to give credit to this startup black-owned media company, Mayor Schaaf pushed the news announcement up … Read More

Ed Reiskin To Be New Oakland City Administrator; Mayor Schaaf Picks Former San Francisco MUNI Head

Ed Reiskin To Be New Oakland City Adminstrator; Mayor Schaaf Picks Former San Francisco MUNI Head   ONN – Ed Reiskin To Be New Oakland City Administrator; Mayor Schaaf Picks … Read More

Bill Hornbuckle, Las Vegas Stadium Authority Board Member, Now CEO Of MGM Resorts International

Bill Hornbuckle, perhaps the steadiest and yet most powerful player in a sea of power players on the Las Vegas Stadium Authority Board (the organization that owns the Las Vegas … Read More

Harvard’s Matt Ploenzke Wins NFL Big Data Bowl 2020 At NFL Combine

Harvard’s Matt Ploenzke Wins NFL Big Data Bowl 2020 At NFL Combine ONN – Harvard’s Matt Ploenzke Wins NFL Big Data Bowl 2020 At NFL Combine Note from Zennie62Media and … Read More

City Of Oakland Cultural Affairs Commission Re-Established

Oakland, CA – Last night, the Oakland City Council confirmed Mayor Libby Schaaf’s appointments to the Cultural Affairs Commission. The Commission is an advisory council to the Mayor, City Council … Read More

Shola Olatoye Is City Of Oakland’s New Director of Housing And Community Development

Shola Olatoye replaces the unfairly-treated Michelle Byrd as City of Oakland Director of Housing And Community Development Oakland, CA — Oakland City Administrator Sabrina Landreth today announced the appointment of … Read More