Buffy Wicks Gets Alameda County Building And Construction Trades Council Endorsement For CA Assembly District 15

Buffy Wicks lands Alameda County Building And Construction Trades Council Endorsement for CA Assembly District 15 Race. The Building and Construction Trades Council of Alameda County, representing tens of thousands … Read More

Rhonda Vincent Named Female Vocalist of the Year By International Bluegrass Music Association

Rhonda Vincent of “Rhonda Vincent & The Rage” named “Female Vocalist of the Year” by The International Bluegrass Music Association. The International Bluegrass Music Association (IBMA) has announced the final … Read More

Rick DaSilva Of Oakland Chinatown Chamber Of Commerce On Downtown BID And Chinatown

via Oakland News Now Rick DaSilva is the President of the Oakland Chinatown Chamber Of Commerce and Partner in Loh Realty and Investments. He’s also someone I’ve know since 1997, … Read More

Chris Young Suspends Oakland City Council District Four Race For Beautiful Reason

via Oakland News Now Chris Young Suspends Oakland City Council District Four Race For Beautiful Reason: his wife Sam is pregnant with their second child. On his Facebook page, Chris … Read More

Oakland City Council Passes Rebecca Kaplan’s Vacant Property Tax Proposal For November 2018 Ballot

Oakland City Council puts vacant property tax on November 2018 ballot. Late Tuesday night, Oakland City Council voted to place the vacant property tax proposal on the November 2018 ballot. … Read More

Oakland City Council Approves Dockless Scooter Sharing Ordinance For Final Vote In September

Today, Oakland City Council voted to move forward a proposed Ordinance to establish regulations and permits for dockless scooter sharing programs, co-authored by Councilmember Kaplan, Gallo, and McElhaney and staff. … Read More

Nia Wilson Protest And Vigil After Arrest of John Lee Cowell At Oakland Mac Arthur BART Station

Nia Wilson should have a statue made and placed at Oakland Mac Arthur BART Station. Why? How else to keep permanent a memory of someone who was the recipient of … Read More

Bay Area Proud Boys Member Calls Zennie Abraham To Explain The Proud Boys, Says No Make Westing Meeting

The Proud Boys, a group that, as I wrote here at Oakland News Now is “seen as a racist, alt-right group that was founded in 2016 by Gavin McInnes, the … Read More

Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf Statement On Murder Of Nia Wilson At MacArthur BART Station

Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf’s office issued this press release in the wake of the senseless killing of Nia Wilson and the slashing of her sister at MacArthur BART Station, Sunday. … Read More

The Proud Boys, Racist Alt-Right Group, Plan Meeting At Oakland’s Make Westing Bar For July 23rd

The Proud Boys, seen as a racist, alt-right group that was founded in 2016 by Gavin McInnes, the Vice Media co-founder, are coming to Oakland’s Make Westing Bar to start … Read More

Ricky Ricardo Host Of Jon Gruden Oakland Raiders Fans Party At Ricky’s Sports Theater

via IFTTT Jon Gruden’s Oakland Raiders fan party had another star. Jon Gruden threw the Oakland Raiders Fans Party, but his co-host was Ricky Ricardo (with his wife Tina Ricardo) … Read More

Zennie Abraham Gets “Media Innovator” Award From Oakland’s East Bay Innovation Academy

The Oakland East Bay Innovation Academy, a charter school in Downtown Oakland, formed its inaugural “Innovator Awards” and was kind enough to nominate and then officially present me with its … Read More

Mayor of Oakland Pissed Stanford Professor Dr. Jennifer Eberhardt Contract With City Was Cut

Stanford Professor Dr. Jennifer Eberhardt has conducted racial bias studies focusing on the Oakland Police Department since 2014. According to Stanford University News, “racial disparities in how Oakland Police Department … Read More

Oakland City Council To Vote On Dockless Scooter Regulations July 24 2018

Oakland City Council to take up dockless scooter law. The Oakland City Council Public Works Committee approved a proposed Ordinance to establish regulations and new permits for dockless scooter sharing … Read More

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