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Oakland A’s In MLB Playoffs

Wow. The Oakland A’s are back in the MLB Playoffs for the first time since 2006. They beat the Texas Rangers 4 to 3 and are just two home game wins from taking the AL…



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Recology Volunteers Green Hoover Elementary School in Oakland

On Saturday, 100 volunteers from Recology, the employee-owned recycling company, added compost made from food scraps collected at Oakland restaurants to Hoover’s sustainable garden and plant trees and other landscaping in support of the Science,…










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Oakland City Council At-Large Debate Recap

Last night (August 29th) I attended the debate between four of the five Candidates At-Large for a seat on Oakland’s City Council at the Kaiser Center. In attendance were candidates Incumbent At-Large Councilmember Rebecca Kaplan, District…






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Oakland California’s New Young White Population

Over the past five years, Oakland, California, this blogger’s home, has developed (and this is strictly by observation) a new populations of people, the majority of which are white, that has started to transform Oakland…

































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