Latest Oakland, California Stories

2011-11-28 16:00:00

During the evenings of December 2 â“ January 1, the Oakland Zoo morphs into a magical wonderland filled with lights, sights, and sounds of the holiday season. Hundreds of thousands of LED lights brighten Oaklandâs night sky. Highlights include a candy cane lane themed rides area, a night time adventure on the Outback Express train, rocking around the Christmas trees in the Childrenâs Zoo, and a light show thatâs sure to blow out any...

2011-11-17 08:00:00

The local experts at Oakland Companies know that Michigan residents take pride in their homes and their community, which is why homeowners contact the Michigan insurance company in order to obtain protection for the homes that they have put much money and effort into maintaining. Troy, Michigan (PRWEB) November 17, 2011 The team at Oakland Companies knows that staying on top of home repairs can require more time and effort than many Michigan homeowners have to spare. Not only that, but...

2011-09-17 07:00:00

Holistic Veterinary Care announces the First Pet Mayor of Piedmont event, launching this fall. Oakland, CA (PRWEB) September 17, 2011 Oakland Pet Hospital, Holistic Veterinary Care is announcing an event that will benefit the Montclair Pet and Wildlife Fund. One of the first fall events of 2011, it will take place in Oaklandâs Piedmont Avenue District. The event, known as The Pet Mayor of Piedmont Contest, will support injured pets and wildlife throughout the Oakland...

Word of the Day
  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.