Oakland Council Passes Budget with 7 votes

Oakland Council Passes Budget with 7 votes

From a Twitter feed, Oakland's City Council just approved its budget, complete with cuts and layoffs - with seven votes. More later.
East Oakland Sports Center Breaks Ground; Congrats To Councilmember Larry Reid

East Oakland Sports Center Breaks Ground; Congrats To Councilmember Larry Reid

The East Oakland Sports Center has been a goal of Councilmember Larry Reid for a decade. Now, it's going to be a reality. This is the ...
BART's possible strike - a view from the street

BART's possible strike - a view from the street

More at Zennie62.com | Follow me on Twitter! | Get my widget! On YouTube.com With BART's deadline to reach a new union contra...
Hayward, CA to get new power plant with greenhouse gas controls

Hayward, CA to get new power plant with greenhouse gas controls

More at Zennie62.com | Follow me on Twitter! | Get my widget! Right on the heels of the passage of the landmark American Clean Energy...
MLK Day: The Apollos: The 1981 Oakland Tech High School Senior Class

MLK Day: The Apollos: The 1981 Oakland Tech High School Senior Class

From bavc on YouTube: The 1981 Oakland Tech High School senior class fought to make MLK day a nationally recognized holiday. The story of th...
Brian Copeland - Event Chair: Erasing the Stigma Awards 2009

Brian Copeland - Event Chair: Erasing the Stigma Awards 2009

From DidiHirsch on YouTube: Cheri Renfroe-Yousem and Andrew E Rubin introduce Emcee Brian Copeland Oakland california comedian and advocate ...
BART Strike & Oscar Grant: strike hampered by police racism

BART Strike & Oscar Grant: strike hampered by police racism

More at Zennie62.com | Follow me on Twitter! | Get my widget! YouTube , Blip.tv and Sclipo For weeks now, BART management and la...
Michael Jackson passes | public opinion: "We Are The World"

Michael Jackson passes | public opinion: "We Are The World"

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Oakland Police Air Support Unit Grounded Due to Budget

Oakland Police Air Support Unit Grounded Due to Budget

Ever see a copter in the air during the Oakland Riots after the Oscar Grant shooting? No more. The Oakland Police Air Support Unit has ben...
Suppe's Light Cavalry Overture - John Pew and Temple Hill Symphony

Suppe's Light Cavalry Overture - John Pew and Temple Hill Symphony

From cxc6191 on YouTube - John Pew conducts Temple Hill Symphony Orchestra on Suppe's Light Cavalry Overture on May 16, 2009 in Oakland,...
NFL Insider: Rookie QBs

NFL Insider: Rookie QBs

From CBS on YouTube: Three quarterbacks were taken in the first round of the NFL Draft. Pat Kirwan and Jason Horowitz see how much of an imp...
Oakland's KTOP Doesn't Get New Media

Oakland's KTOP Doesn't Get New Media

I'm starting to really feel sorry for Oakland's KTOP, who's efforts at getting out the Mayor's message don't work at all...
Alameda Superior Court Workers Ask for Justice-3

Alameda Superior Court Workers Ask for Justice-3

By the SEIU on YouTube which writes: Rene C. Davidson Courthouse (Oakland) - On June 23, Superior Court workers throughout the Alameda Co. ...
Mayor Dellums On Oakland Budget

Mayor Dellums On Oakland Budget

Here Mayor Dellums talks about the budget but I've got to say KTOP did a terrible job of placing this on YouTube. It was seen 8 times s...
William Winant Ensemble at the Chapel of the Chimes

William Winant Ensemble at the Chapel of the Chimes

From thatsmrjoe on YouTube who writes: Summer Solstice concert in Oakland, CA on June 21st, 2009.
William Winant Ensemble at the Chapel of the Chimes

William Winant Ensemble at the Chapel of the Chimes

From thatsmrjoe on YouTube who writes: Summer Solstice concert in Oakland, CA on June 21st, 2009.
City of Oakland, Council Member Jean Quan On The Budget Problem

City of Oakland, Council Member Jean Quan On The Budget Problem

In this video from her YouTube channel, Oakland District Four Councilmember Jean Quan explains how the State of California is "coming a...
Lakeview Elementry School Oakland CA

Lakeview Elementry School Oakland CA

From stephenygupta on YouTube who writes: here is a lakeview elementry school 5th grade promotion. This is a song Lakeview Pride. Special T...
Raw Video: Baby Sea Lion Rescued

Raw Video: Baby Sea Lion Rescued

Daniel Popsicle at Chapel of the Chimes

Daniel Popsicle at Chapel of the Chimes

Summer Solstice concert in Oakland, CA on June 21st, 2009.
Perez Hilton v.  Wil.I.Am |  Black Eyed Peas' manager turns himself in

Perez Hilton v. Wil.I.Am | Black Eyed Peas' manager turns himself in

More at Zennie62.com | Follow me on Twitter! | Get my widget! According to Roger Gillies of the Associated Press , Polo Molina, the m...
Oakland Officers Injured, Onlookers Get Unruly NBC Bay Area 2

Oakland Officers Injured, Onlookers Get Unruly NBC Bay Area 2

From raustean on YouTube who writes: une 20, Raustean hits the streets of oakland to see how the police interact with people in the wake of ...
WSJ's Kara Swisher attacks Zennie on Twitter

WSJ's Kara Swisher attacks Zennie on Twitter

More at Zennie62.com | Follow me on Twitter! | Get my widget! ' On YouTube.com So a few days ago I wrote a blog post with a...
YouTube As-One Meetup in San Francisco

YouTube As-One Meetup in San Francisco

More at Zennie62.com | Follow me on Twitter! | Get my widget! ' On YouTube.com A few months ago, a few vloggers (that's v...
Oakland City Attorney's Office Closes Down Nuisance Liquor Stores

Oakland City Attorney's Office Closes Down Nuisance Liquor Stores

Video from John Russo and the Oakland City Attorney's Office.
Oakland's Uptown Rising on CBS 5 News

Oakland's Uptown Rising on CBS 5 News

Facebook was down; was it an Iranian government plot?

Facebook was down; was it an Iranian government plot?

More at Zennie62.com | Follow me on Twitter! | Get my widget! YouTube , MySpace , Metacafe , Blip.tv , Sclipo and Viddler I wa...
Oakland Tribune On Uptown Oakland Party

Oakland Tribune On Uptown Oakland Party

Oakland Tribune's Angela Woodall on the party: Hundreds of revelers Thursday filled the Telegraph Avenue corridor from 16th street to...
Oakland Uptown Block Party - Band At Stage Next To Sears

Oakland Uptown Block Party - Band At Stage Next To Sears

From @Kevchoice on Twitter
Oakland Uptown Block Party - Someone Streamed Part Of It

Oakland Uptown Block Party - Someone Streamed Part Of It

One of the fears I had about the great Oakland Uptown event was that New Media would not be employed in a coordinated fashion to "mark ...
Tiempo Libre, a great Cuban Timba band at Yoshi's in Oakland

Tiempo Libre, a great Cuban Timba band at Yoshi's in Oakland

From @alvelda on Twitter
BART Airport Connector Gets $70 Million From Port of Oakland

BART Airport Connector Gets $70 Million From Port of Oakland

More at Zennie62.com | Follow me on Twitter! | Get my widget! On Tuesday, the suddenly controversial (there's a kicker) Oakland...
United flight turbulence - pilot was a pro!

United flight turbulence - pilot was a pro!

More at Zennie62.com | Follow me on Twitter! | Get my widget! YouTube , MySpace , Metacafe , Blip.tv , StupidVideos , Sclipo and...
Oakland Laying Off Almost 100 People

Oakland Laying Off Almost 100 People

The City of Oakland is laying people off. This sad news comes from the Oakland Tribune and will take place this week in the wake of the ...
Downtown Oakland's Massive Thursday Party

Downtown Oakland's Massive Thursday Party

More at Zennie62.com | Follow me on Twitter! | Get my widget! To say that Steve Snider - my friend known for the revival of th...
Oakland Women Brag to KMEL About Beating!  From SFist

Oakland Women Brag to KMEL About Beating! From SFist

This is classic from the blog SFist : After taking turns brutally beating Seals at her Oakland salon and videotaping the entire thing, bec...
Christopher Rodriguez 12- Year Old Forgives Jared Adams, Who's Stray Bullet Shot Him

Christopher Rodriguez 12- Year Old Forgives Jared Adams, Who's Stray Bullet Shot Him

I remember when this happened because Rodriquez, then 10-years old, was not far from the car wash on Pleasant Valley and 51st near Piedmont ...
Digital Britain?  How about Digital Oakland?

Digital Britain? How about Digital Oakland?

More at Zennie62.com | Follow me on Twitter! | Get my widget! On YouTube.com The Twitterverse is abuzz with the news of the &qu...
Measure Y Outreach Team in Oakland - Oakland Tribune

Measure Y Outreach Team in Oakland - Oakland Tribune

This is from insidebayarea on YouTube and was seen only 13 times since May 27th when it was uploaded!! That's ridiculous to say the lea...
Oakland: Home Of The MaiTai, Not The Drive-By

Oakland: Home Of The MaiTai, Not The Drive-By

Will Viharo of Parkway Theater fame has a new effort to have the Mai Tai named the official drink of Oakland . So far he reportedly has At ...
Drunk Lakers fans celebrate at George and Walts  in Oakland

Drunk Lakers fans celebrate at George and Walts in Oakland

This is from chefunk on YouTube posted today and it's classic. Local Laker fans singing "We are the champions!" at George an...
Iran Elections: Iranian Culture to blame for a rigged outcome

Iran Elections: Iranian Culture to blame for a rigged outcome

More at Zennie62.com | Follow me on Twitter! | Get my widget! YouTube , Yahoo , MySpace , Metacafe , Blip.tv , Sclipo and Viddle...
Oakland Mexican Cuisine Mexicali Rose Restaurant

Oakland Mexican Cuisine Mexicali Rose Restaurant

From yellowpages on YouTube - 701 Clay St Oakland, CA 94607 (510) 451-2450 - Hungry for some carne asada? Craving a margarita? Satisfy your...
Hans Reiser Murder Trial - Nina Reiser Body Found

Hans Reiser Murder Trial - Nina Reiser Body Found

From linuxguru1968 on YouTube - http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2008/0... Investigators confirmed Tuesday that a body a prominent software e...
Oakland City Skyline

Oakland City Skyline

By BlackKingMusic on YouTube.com
Green Day Christian's Inferno live @ Fox Theater, Oakland, CA 2009

Green Day Christian's Inferno live @ Fox Theater, Oakland, CA 2009

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger answers Ellen DeGeneres

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger answers Ellen DeGeneres

More at Zennie62.com | Follow me on Twitter! | Get my widget! Who's minding the Guv's tweets? California Governor Arnold S...
Ellen DeGeneres starts Twitter campaign "Tell Gov. Arnold"

Ellen DeGeneres starts Twitter campaign "Tell Gov. Arnold"

More at Zennie62.com | Follow me on Twitter! | Get my widget! In just less than an hour ago, comedian Ellen DeGeneres has started a T...
Oakland Considers Budget Solutions, Just Not Mayor's  - Chip Johnson

Oakland Considers Budget Solutions, Just Not Mayor's - Chip Johnson

In today's SF Chronicle, Chip Johnson explains that the City of Oakland is considering a number of solutions to the estimated $100 milli...
Parkway Theater: Pat Kernighan must lead now!

Parkway Theater: Pat Kernighan must lead now!

More at Zennie62.com | Follow me on Twitter! | Get my widget! The "Save The Parkway Theater" movement, once a seemingly hap...
Oakland Salon Beating

Oakland Salon Beating

From amkniss1 on YouTube - Fight breaks out at an Oakland beauty salon.
Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger follows Zennie62 on Twitter!

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger follows Zennie62 on Twitter!

More at Zennie62.com | Follow me on Twitter! | Get my widget! Ok. As of this writing I have over 3,500 Twitter followers . Normally...

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