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Latham Square set to reopen two-way traffic

By Jake Nicol Latham Square opened in August as a pilot project of the city of Oakland to create a pedestrian plaza at the intersection where Uptown meets Downtown. But just six weeks into the…

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Oakland hosts gun buyback event

By Yolanda Martinez Residents came to Youth Uprising Saturday where volunteers and Oakland Police officials processed handguns and assault riffles people turned in voluntarily. The gun buyback event ended with an unofficial count of 145…


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