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Source: The Californian

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2012-06-10 23:56:02 -0700 | technology-news

Loann Tran, co-owner of Happy Nails in Salinas, holds up a bottle of nail polish that was tested and found to contain toluene and formaldehyde, despite being labeled as free of those toxic chemicals, after a news conference at the...
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Source: KSAZ

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2012-03-30 01:42:34 -0700 | political-news

Police fired tear gas and arrested upwards of 100 people as more than 1,000 "Occupy Oakland" protesters marched through the city Saturday in an attempt to claim a vacant building as their new headquarters. American flag that was stolen from...
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Source: Turks and Caicos Free Press

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2012-01-28 20:57:34 -0800 | political-news

Calif (Reuters) Anti-Wall Street demonstrators in Oakland, evicted from three public spaces in recent weeks, have set up camp on a privately owned vacant lot as they look to regain momentum for their protests. The so-called Occupy Oakland activists, touting...
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Source: Wellington Dominion

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2012-01-04 02:05:00 -0800 | travel-news

Maritime operations at the Port of Oakland, one of the biggest container ports in the United States, have been "effectively shut down" by demonstrators protesting against economic inequality, port officials said. "At this time, maritime operations are effectively shut down...
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Source: The Mercury News

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2012-01-05 00:05:58 -0800 | political-news

Some business leaders say that small firms such as restaurants are already seeing business drop because of the ongoing protest, and they worry about the impact a widescale general strike could have. Others, especially banks, had security concerns and were...
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Source: Big News Network

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2011-12-17 03:56:19 -0800 | health-news

Charity is a means to an end, notably when it's for the public good. And public safety does a whole lot of good, namely in crime-stressed Oakland.Pet Food Express recognized the need three years ago to provide Oakland Police Department...
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Source: PR Newswire

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2011-12-07 02:54:23 -0800 | entertainment-news

the leading personalized radio service, revealed today that automotive partner Toyota is now offering an embedded version of Pandora on the 2012 Camry and 2012 Tacoma. The Camry is America's best-selling car(i) and the Tacoma is the best-selling compact pickup...
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Source: The Reporter

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2011-12-04 22:52:49 -0800 | political-news

According to the Insight Center for Community Economic Development, in partnership with politicians and agencies throughout the state, the updated 2011 California Family Economic Self-Sufficiency Standard offers a county-specific measure of the true cost of living for families.
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Source: San Jose Mercury News

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2011-11-29 19:44:54 -0800 | political-news

Then consider attending a free financial planning workshop this Saturday at Oakland City Hall. Similar workshops are also scheduled for San Jose and San Francisco later in October. Now in its fourth year, the Oakland event will involve dozens of...
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Source: The Daily Journal

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2011-08-10 14:55:14 -0700 | political-news

Daily Journal Quick Poll The San Mateo County Fair starts Saturday...The carnival rides The local competitive exhibits The entertainment The farm animals The food People watching A person was struck and killed on Caltrain tracks in Burlingame this afternoon, Caltrain...
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Source: KTUV

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2011-06-05 15:28:58 -0700 | travel-news

Southwest flight 565 took off from Oakland at 6:28 a.m. headed to Denver and quickly developed a possible mechanical issue with its navigation system over the Sierra foothills. According to the flightware tracking website, the flight then circled over the...
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Source: Sacramento Bee

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2012-11-02 10:31:42 -0700 | political-news

Property owners in Oakland would pay an $80 parcel tax under a ballot proposal approved by the City Council. The San Francisco Chronicle says Oakland Mayor Jean Quan wanted the $11 million parcel tax as the centerpiece of an $18...
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Source: Contra Costa Times

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2011-04-16 02:20:24 -0700 | entertainment-news

Pandora's milestone announcement last week of a $100 million initial public stock offering wasn't always in the online music company's plans. Just three years ago, the Oakland-based firm was in big trouble. Because of exorbitant royalty fees, Pandora was forced...
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Source: The Orange County Register

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2011-04-09 18:03:49 -0700 | political-news

Previous Post The 99ers the unemployed who have exhausted their 99 weeks of jobless benefits would be eligible for up to 14 more weeks of aid under a bill being introduced in Congress. Rep. Barbara Lee, D-Oakland, and Robert Scott,...
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Source: San Diego Union-Tribune

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2011-03-28 15:18:15 -0700 | political-news

Gov. Jerry Brown Tuesday filled two of three vacancies on a key panel that decides how how utilities are regulated with a consumer advocate and a law professor. The appointments to the California Public Utilities Commission come days after the...
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