Oakland Mayor's Race: Rebecca Kaplan announces run for Mayor

Oakland Mayor's Race: Rebecca Kaplan announces run for Mayor

Today, Wednesday, Oakland At-Large Councilmember Rebecca Kaplan made official what many of her supporters were waiting for: that she's o...
Oscar Grant, Johannes Mehserle case graffiti at Oakland Lake Merritt removed

Oscar Grant, Johannes Mehserle case graffiti at Oakland Lake Merritt removed

On Sunday, this space reported the existence of 11 examples of graffiti at various points around Oakland's Lake Merritt from Grand Ave...
Oakland Mayor's Race: Rebecca Kaplan to make "special announcement"

Oakland Mayor's Race: Rebecca Kaplan to make "special announcement"

City of Oakland At-Large Councilmember and would-be Oakland Mayor's Race participant has announced she's going to make a "speci...
New York Times v. Google, Twitter in TheFlyonTheWall.com "hot news" case

New York Times v. Google, Twitter in TheFlyonTheWall.com "hot news" case

Google and Twitter taking on the NYTimes While Arthur O. Sulzberger, Chairman and Publisher of The New York Times , holds that Google is ...
Gen. Stanley McChrystal's aide gets off Gay-bomb in Rolling Stone

Gen. Stanley McChrystal's aide gets off Gay-bomb in Rolling Stone

Gen. Stanley McChrystal  The Runaway General , the Rolling Stone Magazine article that cost Gen. Stanley McChrystal his job as commande...
Oakland parking problem: another one for Rebecca Kaplan

Oakland parking problem: another one for Rebecca Kaplan

Oakland Parking is STILL a problem Yes. Another Oakland Parking problem. This space continues to receive tips and emails from Oaklander...
World Cup Soccer 2010: Brazil vs. Portugal, Germany vs England

World Cup Soccer 2010: Brazil vs. Portugal, Germany vs England

Koman's off the hook, sort of While it's a bit harder for this space to be excited about FIFA World Cup 2010 after the USA was el...
Frank Shamrock retires from American mixed martial arts (MMA) fighting

Frank Shamrock retires from American mixed martial arts (MMA) fighting

Frank Shamrock (Frank Alisio Juarez III) announced he's retiring from American mixed martial arts (MMA) fighting at at Strikeforce: Fedo...
USA vs Ghana World Cup 2010: Oakland watches Golden Goal

USA vs Ghana World Cup 2010: Oakland watches Golden Goal

USA vs Ghana World Cup 2010: Oakland watches Gyan's Golden Goal : USA loses 2-1 in OT And so another nail-biting FIFA World Cup Soc...
Oprah Winfrey Network's show contest: vote for Aimee Allison!

Oprah Winfrey Network's show contest: vote for Aimee Allison!

Get the Zennie Abraham widget and many other great free widgets at Widgetbox ! Not seeing a widget? ( More info ) | Zennie62 on Politic...
Sidebar Oakland Cocktail Competition Monday June 28th, 7:30 PM

Sidebar Oakland Cocktail Competition Monday June 28th, 7:30 PM

Sidebar Oakland Sidebar Oakland, the bar and restaurant at 542 Grand Avenue in Oakland, CA, is hosting a No. 209 Gin Competition featurin...
Brazil vs Portugal World Cup 2010 | USA v. Ghana Saturday

Brazil vs Portugal World Cup 2010 | USA v. Ghana Saturday

The Brazil vs Portugal World Cup 2010 match ended in a tie Friday. The long-anticipated match pitted the Number one Brazil team against the...
Tupac Shakur, Bill Cosby, REM work called "Culturally Significant"

Tupac Shakur, Bill Cosby, REM work called "Culturally Significant"

Years after his death, the sprint of Rapper Tupac Shakur continues to live with us via his music. A series of works so powerful that one of...
USA v Algeria World Cup: Oakland cheers Landon Donovan goal

USA v Algeria World Cup: Oakland cheers Landon Donovan goal

It could be said that the USA's win over Algeria in this morning's World Cup Soccer match caused the Toronto Earthquake. Indeed...
Oakland Mayor Ron Dellums aide Paul Rose leaves for San Francisco

Oakland Mayor Ron Dellums aide Paul Rose leaves for San Francisco

Oakland Mayor Ron Dellums The San Francisco Chronicle 's lead story in the newspaper edition has the not-good-SEO title, "Just b...
Blogger News: Oakland Bloggers for Libby Party at Era Art Bar

Blogger News: Oakland Bloggers for Libby Party at Era Art Bar

Relax at Era  This Wednesday, June 23rd, a group of Oakland friends, boosters, and bloggers (and some combinations of all three) are gath...
Summer Solstice 2010: first day of summer roundup

Summer Solstice 2010: first day of summer roundup

Today is Summer Solstice 2010, the first day of summer. According to Wikipedia, Summer Solstice, or the "first day of summer," i...
World Cup Soccer 2010: Heart and Dagger Saloon in Oakland, CA has it

World Cup Soccer 2010: Heart and Dagger Saloon in Oakland, CA has it

Not soon after this space blasted Oakland for not having enough bars and restaurants showing World Cup Soccer matches, and slammed Oakland M...
World Cup Soccer 2010: few TV watching chances in Oakland, CA

World Cup Soccer 2010: few TV watching chances in Oakland, CA

For all of its claims to be moving ahead as a city, Oakland, California is still light years behind it's neighbor, San Francisco, and ot...
Oakland Mayor Ron Dellums aide Paul Rose leaves for San Francisco

Oakland Mayor Ron Dellums aide Paul Rose leaves for San Francisco

Oakland Mayor Ron Dellums' head of communications Paul Rose is leaving Oakland City Hall for a new jobs with the San Francisco Municipal...
The 49ers Santa Clara Stadium issue: an interesting email

The 49ers Santa Clara Stadium issue: an interesting email

On June 8th 2010, election day, and the same day of the Angry Luxor Cab Driver incident, the San Francisco 49ers scored and important and t...
The Alley Oakland and the apartment fire next door

The Alley Oakland and the apartment fire next door

If you live in Oakland, or were just visiting from San Francisco on Wednesday night, perhaps you saw the flames coming up from a building...
Don Perata Interview - Oakland Mayor's Race

Don Perata Interview - Oakland Mayor's Race

Of all the candidates in the Oakland Mayor's Race, Former California State Senator Don Perata, a Democrat, is the one who has the mo...
Greg Harland Interview - Oakland Mayor's Race

Greg Harland Interview - Oakland Mayor's Race

On Monday, Greg Harland, a candidate in the Oakland Mayor's Race, was kind enough to open his Oakland Hills home to talk about why ...
Angry, Violent, SF Luxor Cab Driver update - no Luxor apology

Angry, Violent, SF Luxor Cab Driver update - no Luxor apology

An update in the case of the Angry, Violent, SF Luxor Cab Driver who tried to physically remove this blogger from Luxor Cab #1046 License nu...
KPIX Channel 5's Mike Sugarman discovers the Sony camera at BART

KPIX Channel 5's Mike Sugarman discovers the Sony camera at BART

San Francisco TV Station KPIX Channel 5's Mike Sugarman discovers the Sony camera at BART . On Friday of last week, on the way to...
Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band Concert Film At Balboa SF

Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band Concert Film At Balboa SF

This San Francisco event annoucement comes from Gary Meyer, the owner and operator of The San Francisco Balboa Theater and the Co-Director o...
Oakland parking problem: Rebecca Kalplan should explain this one

Oakland parking problem: Rebecca Kalplan should explain this one

The Oakland Parking problem of high ticketing rates, high parking ticket prices, and aggressive parking enforcement practices in low income ...

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