Warriors Beat Rockets 101-92, NBA Finals And Cleveland Cavs Return To Oakland And Lake Chalet

Well, get ready Lake Chalet, because The NBA Finals are coming back to Oakland for the fourth straight year thanks to the Golden State Warriors win over the Houston Rockets … Read More

City Of Oakland Is Not Meeting Its Economic Development Potential

I saw (most of) Zennie Abraham’s recent video critiquing Marisa Raya’s presentation to the Oakland Community and Economic Development Committee on May 8th, and think that it does merit consideration … Read More

Jameis Winston Uber Investigation By NFL Taking Too Long For Ira Kaufman, Tampa Bay Bucs

UPDATE: Jameis Winston Uber Investigation tainted by fake news. Fayette County, GA – This Oakland blogger had the honor of covering another NFL Spring League Meeting, this one held last … Read More

Rebecca Kaplan To Run For Mayor Of Oakland Says Challenger Nancy Sidebotham

Oakland At-Large Councilmember Rebecca Kaplan is expected to announce she is running for Mayor of Oakland this week, if not within the next two weeks, according to three conversations this … Read More

Mr. Kenzie Smith: Rebecca Kaplan Recommends And Nominates Him To City Of Oakland Parks and Recreation Advisory Commission

Update: Rebecca Kaplan to run for Mayor of Oakland for third time. Click here for more information. Editor’s note: Mr. Kenzie Smith is the Oakland man who was harrassed by … Read More

Judge Ruling Donald Trump Can’t Block Twitter Critic Allows Cyberharrassment

 In the case of the “Trump Twitter Ruling,” where a Federal judge ruled that public officials could not block followers on Twitter (and presumably other social media platforms), the … Read More

Warriors 115, Rockets 86, Klay Thompson Scores 35, Golden State Forces Game 7 In Houston

(Update: The Mayor of Oakland, Libby Schaaf (or was it a staffer?), tweets she’s excited for Game 7, but will she host a watch party?) It was a weird game. … Read More

New Orleans To Host 2024 Super Bowl And Stephen Perry, Convention And Visitors Bureau CEO, Is Happy

There have been 52 Super Bowl Games, the 53rd will be played in Atlanta in 2019, and then 2020 in Miami, 2021 In Tampa, 2022 in Los Angeles, and now … Read More

Jesse A. J. Smith Takes On Libby Schaaf In Oakland Mayoral Election – Zennie62 YouTube Livestream Interview

Jesse A. J. Smith, this author’s guest on Zennie62 On YouTube Live, this past Wednesday, May 23rd, (and which you can watch above) said be was a running for Mayor … Read More

Iowa Rep. Steve King Blasts Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf On ICE Raid Warning Issue

Iowa 4th District Congressman Steve King elected to make Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf the poster child for the resistance to President Donald Trump’s immigration policy when King announced what he … Read More

With Oakland Poised To Lawsuit The Raiders For Relocating To Las Vegas, Is An NFL Draft Possible?

Since the The National Football League’s decision to move it’s popular NFL Draft from city to city, as many as 20 urban areas have submitted bids to or expressed interest … Read More

Oakland Bulk And Oversized Terminal: City Of Oakland Knew Coal Was In OBOT

Oakland Bulk & Oversized Terminal: City Of Oakland Knew Coal Was In Plan

Oakland Councilmember Rebecca Kaplan On The BBQ Incident At Lake Merritt

Recently, throughout the nation, there have been a variety of incidents which received media attention, in which African Americans have been subjected to police intervention, while engaged in ordinary every … Read More

Oakland Raiders Host 2018 NFL Rookie Mini-Camp: Jon Gruden, Maurice Hurst, Arden Key Talk

The Oakland Raiders hosted their rookie mini-camp for the 2018 NFL Season, and then Raiders Head Coach Jon Gruden gave his statements to the press and to the team via … Read More

Cat Brooks Runs For Mayor Of Oakland – Oakland, Ca Elections News

Cat Brooks Runs For Mayor Of Oakland. She came into Oakland’s public eye via three high-profile actions: the attempted recalls of Oakland Mayor Jean Quan and Oakland Mayor Libby Schaff, … Read More

Oakland Councilmember Annie Campbell Washington Responds To Zennie62 Vlog On Issue Between She And Desley Brooks

Oakland District Four Councilmember Annie Campbell Washington responded to my video-blog asserting that Desley Brooks was not the reason for her decision to quit the Oakland City Council via text … Read More

Annie Campbell Washington Story Of Leaving Oakland City Council Because Of Desley Brooks Not True

Oakland Councilmember Annie Campbell Washington fashioned a story where she was leaving the Oakland City Council because of the toxic, corrupt environment hallmarked by Oakland Councilmember Desley Brooks. This was … Read More

Is Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf Playing Racial Politics To Divide Black Community In Attack On Desley Brooks?

In 2013, then Oakland District Four City Councilmember Libby Schaaf, was all set to support an effort started by now former Oakland Auditor Courtney Ruby and now former Oakland District … Read More

Will Oakland Raiders Play In San Diego Or At Coliseum In 2019-2020 Before Las Vegas Stadium?

Atlanta GA Cyber-link to Oakland, CA – The Friday April 20th morning meeting of the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum Joint Powers Authority (Coliseum JPA), consisted of an impatient group of people … Read More

Alameda County Public Defender Staffs New 24-hour Hotline For Arrested Teens

The Alameda County Public Defender’s Office reports that it’s excited to announce a new, free 24-hour phone service to advise teenagers of their rights to remain silent and consult with … Read More

Oakland City Council Took Action To Expand Housing Options, Add Crossing Guards, Support CA AB 2020

Oakland, CA – On Tuesday night April 17th, The Oakland City Council passed Resolutions to do the following: 1) Cause the community development of expanded housing options in the City … Read More

Annie Campbell Washington Not Running For Re-election To Oakland City Council District 4 Seat

Annie Campbell Washington Not Running For re-election? Annie Campbell Washington, the popular Oakland City Council District 4 Representative, has announced she is not running for re-election in 2018. The news … Read More

Oakland A’s Rickey Henderson, Raiders Marshawn Lynch, At EBIA “Innovation Awards” May 17th

Ricky Henderson, the Oakland Athletics’ Hall-Of-Famer, will join Marshawn Lynch, the Oakland Raiders’ legendary standout running back, and Cal-Berkeley alumni and star who’s with Joshua Johnson and Marcus Peters of … Read More

Two Divergent Perspectives on Oakland’s “Tuff Shed” Homeless Shelter Community

Early this year, Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf and UN Special Envoy Leilani Farha reacted to their separate visits to the new homeless “Tuff Shed” shelter “community” (formerly called “encampment”) at the … Read More

CCIG Tiger Rugby, Sponsored By Oakland’s Phil Tagami, Is At Hong Kong Sevens

CCIG Tiger Rugby, the rugby sevens team sponsored by Oakland’s Phillip H. Tagami, managing partner of California Capital Investments Group, finds itself, once again, a top performer in a tournament … Read More

Rebecca Kaplan, Focused On Oakland’s Homeless Problem, Has City Council Resolution Up April 10th

OAKLAND, CA – Rebecca Kaplan’s City Council Resolution to encourage the community development of expanded housing options in the City of Oakland is before the elected officials April 10th. On … Read More

Gema Quetzal: Oakland Unified High School Student Appointed To CA Board of Education By Gov. Brown

California Governor Jerry Brown has appointed Life Academy student and OUSD Board of Education Student Member, Gema Quetzal to the California State Board of Education (SBE) as the lone youth … Read More

The Next Oakland Police Chief – By Jesse Smith For Mayor Of Oakland

As the smoke clears in Oakland on the most hideous of police crimes, mass-rape and child exploitation, we see a silent coup occurred in the chaos. It gave us the … Read More

City of Oakland Awarded Funding for East and West Oakland Neighborhood Environmental Planning

Oakland, CA — Two Oakland, CA neighborhoods were awarded grants of $170,000 each to begin planning their neighborhood’s transformation into sustainable climate communities. The California Strategic Growth Council (SGC) unanimously … Read More

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