An image of a hand in blue gloves holding a vial of the COVID-19 vaccine.

Army Spc. Angel Laureano holds a vial of the COVID-19 vaccine, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, Md., Dec. 14, 2020. (DoD photo by Lisa Ferdinando)

Oakland’s Daily Free Vaccine and COVID Test Clinic in Downtown

The City of Oakland announced a 7 days a week free COVID vaccine and test clinic at Frank Ogawa Plaza, near City Hall. It is open 9am-5pm daily until November 30, 2021. It is a walk-up test and vaccine site and no appointment is necessary. Here are more sites in Oakland to get a free[Read more]
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Masks: Is it over?!

Editor’s Note: Oakland Voices alumna Kevonna Taylor shares how she feels about mask guidelines, especially[Read more]

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