While San Francisco Pride events start June 11, and will be different from Oakland Pride, which occurs September 11-12, Oakland Black Pride is organizing its own events. This includes Zoom panels that provide community-centered discussions,[Read more]
"This is something people do not know. The history books do not carry us.” - Ericka Huggins
Wright & Brown Distilling Co. has been in West Oakland for five years, making award-winning bourbon, rye whiskey, rum, and single malt. Each one of their bottles are made onsite, starting with a 250 gallon[Read more]
Oakland and Alameda County officials are measuring levels of vaporized trichlorethylene (TCE) at McClymonds High School.
Following the closure of McClymonds High School due to potentially contaminated water, parents are concerned about the health of their children and the closure will have on their students.
On Monday, November 18, 2019, two mothers boldly began occupying a West Oakland house that had been vacant for two years on Magnolia Street. Dominique Walker, 34, and Sameerah Karim, 41, members of Moms 4[Read more]
What is your vision for West Oakland? Oakland Voices correspondent Dishonne Muhammad asks local residents. What is your vision for West Oakland?