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Oakland, California is located in Alameda County. Zip codes in Oakland, CA include 94606, 94605, and 94623. The median home price in Oakland is $449,000 which is roughly $391/per square foot. More Oakland information.

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3 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

Tammerlin Drummond: Finding rental housing in Oakland requires a full-court press

One landlord wanted a $3,000 dog deposit for a one-bedroom apartment in a duplex in Oakland.

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3 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

Tammerlin Drummond: Finding rental housing in Oakland requires a full-court press

One landlord wanted a $3,000 dog deposit for a one-bedroom apartment in a duplex in Oakland.

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7 hrs ago | San Francisco Chronicle

$12.25 minimum wage in Oakland could hit nonprofits

Isaih Hood examines some of his papers in the lobby of the Youth Employment Partnership, which puts hundreds of Oakland teens to work doing tasks such as learning office skills and picking up trash.

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8 hrs ago | SFGate

Oakland's solidarity economy

If I let on that, here in Oakland, there is a graphic design business, a bakery, a design-build firm, a business incubator and a bicycle courier company that all have one very important similarity, what would you guess it is that they have in common? Saya you're right: They are all worker-cooperatives.

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9 hrs ago | KTVU Oakland

Oakland, EBMUD reach deal with feds over bay pollution

The city of Oakland, the East Bay Municipal Utility District and six other East Bay cities have reached an agreement with federal environmental regulators to prevent sewage overflows and spills into the San Francisco Bay, officials said Monday.

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11 hrs ago | San Francisco Magazine

Oakland Cat Lady Sentenced to Lose Her Cats

Oakland's most extreme cat lady was sentenced to five years of felony probation on Friday, following the 2011 removal of over 100 cats from her home.

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12 hrs ago | Oakland Post

Oakland Relay for Life, Standing Up Against Cancer

The 6th Annual Relay for Life was held July 19th & 20th in Oakland to stand up to cancer and honor those who have fought or are fighting cancer, sponsored by the American Cancer Society.

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12 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

Oakland woman killed in 2-car crash on I-880 that injured 4 others

A 71-year-old Oakland woman died and four other people were injured on Sunday during a two-vehicle crash along Interstate 880, according to the California Highway Patrol.

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12 hrs ago | The Campbell Reporter

Oakland woman killed in 2-car crash on I-880 that injured 4 others

A 71-year-old Oakland woman died and four other people were injured on Sunday during a two-vehicle crash along Interstate 880, according to the California Highway Patrol.

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13 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

San Leandro police arrest two Oakland men in connection with burglary

San Leandro police report that two men arrested in connection with a Thursday burglary were also involved in a Monday burglary.

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13 hrs ago | East Bay Express

Re: Oakland to Feds: Stop Pot Raids; Feinstein: Keep Raiding

The Oakland City Council threw its support behind efforts to end the three year-long federal medical marijuana crackdown in California.

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13 hrs ago | San Jose Mercury News

Two men injured in East Oakland shootings

Both men are expected to recover from their wounds and the shootings were not related, police said.

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17 hrs ago | San Jose Mercury News

Two men injured in East Oakland shootings

Both men are expected to recover from their wounds and the shootings were not related, police said.

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20 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

Artistic ingenuity unhinged at Contraptor's Road Rally

An eclectic mix of human-powered vehicles rounded a course fraught with danger Sunday as Obtainium Works hosted its third annual Contraptor's Road Rally on Mare Island.

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Yesterday | East Bay Express

Re: Bishop Michael Barber Speaks Out on Changes at Berkeley's Newman Hall

Last week, I wrote about a brewing controversy at Newman Hall Holy Spirit Parish in Berkeley regarding the dismissal of two beloved priests - one who has spoken openly about being gay.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Los Angeles Times

California schools face lawsuit over physical education classes

Thousands of elementary school teachers have been asked this summer to hold on to their lesson plans as 37 school districts throughout the state seek to show that they are providing students with required exercise.

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Oakland Post

Kevin Nichols, New Executive Director of African-American Wellness Project

At the event held July 16th at the Imagine Affairs Art Lounge in Oakland, community members had the opportunity to meet Nichols, learn about the Wellness Project's initiatives and discuss partnership opportunities.

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East Bay Express

Re: Oakland to Feds: Stop Pot Raids; Feinstein: Keep Raiding

The Oakland City Council threw its support behind efforts to end the three year-long federal medical marijuana crackdown in California.

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Athletics Nation

Hall Of Fame Analysis On Induction Day

Former A's-among-other-teams Tony La Russa and Frank Thomas will be inducted today into the Hall of Fame, as will some people not ever associated with the A's.

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Contra Costa Times

Drummond: Justice served in Carlos Nava killing but no winners

I spotted the little girl as soon as I got off the elevator on the seventh floor at the Rene C. Davidson Courthouse in downtown Oakland.

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