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City Of Oakland Working With Jim Quinn On Lawsuit Against Oakland Raiders, NFL

This blogger was personally informed today that The City of Oakland is still working with famed sports lawyer Jim Quinn…

Judge William Alsup Dismisses Oakland, San Francisco Climate Change Lawsuit

Federal Judge William Alsup dismissed Oakland, San Francisco climate change lawsuit. The City of Oakland and City and County of…

City Of Oakland To Hear Councilmember Kaplan’s Proposals On Labor Unions, Uber Tax

The City of Oakland Rules and Legislation Committee of the Oakland City Council will hear two important items this Thursday,…

City of Oakland Department Of Transportation Pissing Off Oaklanders Left And Right

Wow. The City of Oakland Department of Transportation is just about two years old, and it’s already gaining media –…

Rebecca Kaplan On City Of Oakland Mid Year Budget Amendments

At this week’s City Council Meeting, which lasted well past midnight, the Oakland City Council and grassroots community advocates accomplished…

City of Oakland To Celebrate Jason Kidd In NBA Hall Of Fame

The City of Oakland has announced that it’s celebrating its home-grown, Cal-Berkeley star, NBA legend, and now NBA Hall of…

Jovanka Beckles Lands Endorsement Of Mayor Of Berkeley In CA Assembly District 15 Race

The race for California Assembly District 15 Seat is now down to two people: Jovanka Beckles vs Buffy Wicks, and…

Mayor Schaaf Major Step Toward A’s Ballpark: AB734 CEQA – Oakland Sports And Mixed-Use Project

Oakland and its Mayor Libby Schaaf took a major step toward construction of a new ballpark. A new baseball stadium…

Oakland Raiders Las Vegas NFL Stadium Hotel Tax Revenue Still Less Than Needed For Bond

In the past months, and going back to April 2017, this blogger has asserted that the Clark County Stadium Tax…

“Jogger Joe” Henry Sintay Arrested By Oakland Police For Lake Merritt Robbery of Matt Nelson

 UPDATE: Zennie Abraham meets, talks to, Henry Sintay, Jogger Joe. UPDATE: Matt Nelson issues statement after arrest of Henry…

Jovanka Beckles Statement On CA Assembly District 15 Primary Election Victory Forgets Buffy Wicks

Jovanka Beckles forgot Buffy Wicks. Jovanka Beckles and her campaign staff were so happy to win the race for second…

Oakland Coliseum JPA Meeting On Oakland Raiders Lease Extension Cancelled – July Set

UPDATE: Oakland Coliseum JPA to set special meeting date on Oakland Raiders lease. The planned meeting to review the Oakland…

Oakland Coliseum JPA To Hold Special Meeting On Oakland Raiders Lease

The Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum Joint Powers Authority plans to hold a “special meeting” on the proposed extension of the Oakland…

City of Oakland Councilmember McElhaney To Ask For Funding For Homeless Problem In Budget Talks

Oakland District Three Councilmember Lynette Gibson McElhaney issued her newsletter for the week, and in it, pointed to the June…

Oakland Raiders Coliseum Lease Extension Up For Closed Session Talk By JPA, Friday

UPDATE: Oakland Coliseum JPA Meeting on Raiders Lease cancelled until July. Raiders remain without an agreement beyond 2018. A cat-and-mouse…

“Beyond Imagining” Oakland Museum Event In VR Saturday June 16th

The producers of an Oakland Museum of California event called “Beyond Imagining – a Virtual Experience of Justice and Healing”…

Henry Sintay “Jogger Joe” Out Of Jail In Oakland, Charged With Robbery, Sale Of Marijuana

  Thanks to a tip from a viewer via Facebook, Matt McDuh, this blogger learned that Henry William Sintay AKA…

Henry Sintay’s “Jogger Joe”, Who Threw Homeless Man’s Items In Lake Merritt Oakland, Attacked Matt Nelson

UPDATE: “Jogger Joe” Henry Sintay Arrested, Monday, June 11th in Oakland UPDATE: Henry Sintay’s Facebook Page yields more information on…

Oakland Uber And Lyft Riders Will Pay 50 Cents More Per Ride Under Kaplan Tax Proposal

Given the success of Uber and Lyft ride-share tech companies (or what are called “transportation network companies”) more and more…

Oakland’s Matt Nelson, Who “Jogger Joe” Henry Sintay Robbed At Lake Merritt, Issues Statement

Henry William Sintay AKA “Jogger Joe” was arraigned in Oakland this Wednesday June 13 morning on one count of 1st…

XFL 2020’s Interested In Football At Oakland Coliseum, If The Oakland A’s Say Yes

On the morning of Friday, June 15th, at 8:30 am, the Oakland Alameda County Coliseum Joint Powers Authority Board will…

Henry Sintay, “Jogger Joe” Tossed Oakland Homeless Man’s Clothes In Lake Merritt, Had Help To Rob Matt Nelson

Right now, Henry Sintay AKA “Jogger Joe”, is sleeping at Santa Rita Jail in Dublin, and after being booked and…

2018 Warriors Parade Information Briefing For Oakland; Lake Chalet Opens Early

The 2018 Warriors Parade starts in Downtown Oakland at 11 am, just hours from now. If you’re wondering what to…

601 City Center Oakland Finishes 30-Year-Old Development, But Signals A Less Diverse City

 UPDATE: 601 City Center Oakland Marketing fears to obviously show black Oaklanders. 601 City Center fills in the last…

601 City Center Oakland Marketing Fears To Show Black, Diverse Town

This blogger’s first post and Zennie62 on YouTube vlog, was a celebration of the completion of 601 City Center in…

Henry Sintay’s Facebook Page: On Oakland’s “Jogger Joe” Who Tossed Homeless Man’s Items Into Lake Merritt

With the start of last week, no one knew anyone called “Jogger Joe” in Oakland, but by the end of…

CA Assembly District 15 Race Update: Jovanka Beckles Statement After Taking 284-Vote Lead vs. Dan Kalb

The Jovanka Beckles for for State Assembly District 15 campaign sent this statement Sunday evening. This, in the wake of…

“Jogger Joe” Not “BBQ Becky” Marks Another Lake Merritt Oakland Race – Class Incident

Oakland now has “Jogger Joe” to go with “BBQ Becky”. UPDATE: “Jogger Joe” goes by the name Henry Sintay, and…

Warriors Arrive Home In Oakland On Saturday, Bring 2018 NBA Championship Trophy

Golden State Warriors fans lined-up near Oakland International Airport and with hopes of getting a look at the new 2018…

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