Gov. Jerry Brown files papers in Oakland for re-election – KTVU San Francisco

KTVU San FranciscoBrown, who served as Oakland’s mayor for eight years, joked that he might run for mayor again, saying that he gathered petition signatures at Oakland City Hall on … Read More

Courtney Ruby Would Make Awful Mayor Of Oakland

Courtney Ruby Would Make Awful Mayor Of Oakland. Courtney Ruby Would Make Awful Mayor Of Oakland because of the way she’s handled the officer of Oakland City Auditor. Ms. Ruby … Read More

Los Angeles City Hall panel hears from out-of-work film, TV workers – Los Angeles Daily News

Los Angeles City Hall panel hears from out-of-work film, TV workersLos Angeles Daily NewsDozens of Los Angeles film and television workers gathered at Los Angeles City Hall on Monday night … Read More

10 towers that define San Francisco’s skyline – San Francisco Chronicle (blog)

10 towers that define San Francisco’s skylineSan Francisco Chronicle (blog)Skyscrapers don’t get their due in our cool gray city of love. Architecture means Victorian homes and such civic temples as … Read More

At city hall, Oakland can follow Berkeley’s lead – San Francisco Chronicle

At city hall, Oakland can follow Berkeley’s leadSan Francisco ChronicleOne of the reasons I chose to live in Oakland instead of Berkeley was the long history of political shenanigans and … Read More

Amnesty pact ends Kiev, Ukraine, City Hall occupation – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleKiev, Ukraine –. Opposition protesters ended a two-month occupation of City Hall in Kiev on Sunday and opened a road to limited traffic to meet an amnesty offer … Read More

Protesters Vacate Kiev’s City Hall in Deal for Amnesty – New York Times

New York TimesKIEV, Ukraine — Ending an occupation of City Hall here that began in December, Ukrainian protesters cemented an amnesty deal with the authorities on Sunday amid signs that … Read More

Ukraine Says Activists to Get Amnesty After Vacating City Hall – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalKIEV, Ukraine—Ukraine’s top prosecutor ruled that antigovernment protesters have fulfilled enough conditions to qualify for an amnesty law Sunday, after they ended their occupation of Kiev’s city hall … Read More

Ukrainian Protesters End Occupation of Kiev’s City Hall – New York Times

New York TimesKIEV, Ukraine — Ending their occupation of City Hall in Kiev, Ukrainian protesters withdrew from the large granite building on Sunday — but then quickly threatened to take … Read More

Ukraine political crisis defused as protesters accept amnesty – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesMOSCOW — Anti-government protesters who have disrupted traffic and official functions in major Ukrainian cities for nearly three months vacated Kiev City Hall and other key state buildings … Read More

Ukraine Opposition Plans March on Parliament After Merkel Talks – Businessweek

BusinessweekAn anti-government protester stands on a barricade in Kiev, on February 15, 2014. Photographer: Martin Bureau/AFP via Getty Images. Ukrainian opposition groups plan to march on parliament to push lawmakers … Read More

Ukraine protesters make deal to end Kiev city hall occupation – Financial Times

Financial TimesUkraine’s anti-government protesters on Sunday ended a more than two-month occupation of Kiev’s city hall in response to an offer of an amnesty for hundreds of demonstrators detained since … Read More

Ukraine Opposition ‘Ready’ to Vacate Kyiv City Hall – Voice of America

Voice of AmericaOpposition leaders in Ukraine say protesters are ready to vacate the Kyiv city hall they have occupied for more than two months. But head of the nationalist Svoboda … Read More

Ukraine protesters offer goodwill gesture after detainees freed – Channel News Asia

Channel News AsiaProtesters occupying Kiev city hall said on Saturday they stood “ready” to vacate the premises, in a gesture of goodwill after authorities released all those detained in the … Read More

Opposition ready to vacate seized Kiev building – MiamiHerald.com

MiamiHerald.comKIEV, Ukraine — A top Ukrainian opposition leader says protesters are ready to vacate the Kiev City Hall that has been occupied by demonstrators for nearly three months — if … Read More

Opposition Ready to Vacate Seized Kiev Building – ABC News

ABC NewsAssociated Press. A top Ukrainian opposition leader says protesters are ready to vacate the Kiev City Hall that has been occupied by demonstrators for nearly three months — if … Read More

Oakland Post, Gene Hazzard, Swift Boat Phil Tagami

Phil Tagami, the Oakland Rotunda and Fox Theater Developer currently working on the Oakland Global Facility, was the focus of a wholly inaccurate – ok just wrong – Oakland Post … Read More

Payton: Sizing up Oakland mayoral candidates – Contra Costa Times

Payton: Sizing up Oakland mayoral candidatesContra Costa TimesJoe Tuman, a professor at San Francisco State, says he’s not an insider beholden to the City Hall machine. (As a Chicago native, … Read More

Dallas hopes to start digging out some Trinity Lakes next year in order to … – Dallas Morning News (blog)

Dallas Morning News (blog)In August 2012 the city of Dallas said it was hoping to fast-track the long-stalled Trinity Lakes some thought drowned. Those vague preliminary plans are now much … Read More

NYC Snowstorm: 14 inches expected yet schools staying open – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsNear New York City Hall on Tuesday, this man’s umbrella proved no match for the blowing snow that could pile up to 14 inches by Wednesday morning. … Read More

Philanthropists pick up San Francisco’s $105000 tab for staging ‘Batkid’ fantasy – Minneapolis Star Tribune

Minneapolis Star TribuneMiles Scott, 5, is greeted as he arrives at City Hall in San Francisco on Friday, Nov. 15, 2013. Miles is a leukemia survivor from Tulelake in Siskiyou … Read More

‘Will Not Wait’ on Inequality, de Blasio Tells New York – New York Times

New York TimesBill de Blasio claimed his place as the 109th mayor of New York City shortly after 1 p.m. on Wednesday, delivering an inaugural address at City Hall in … Read More