Latest Oakland, California Stories

2011-03-01 09:00:00

OAKLAND, Calif., March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Preparatory work for the planned springtime demolition of the hospital tower at the former Oak Knoll U.S.

2011-02-04 07:00:00

OAKLAND, Calif., Feb. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Bay Area Technology School, a public charter school serving sixth to twelfth grade students, will host its Fifth Annual Science Fair on Saturday, Feb. 5th between 10:15 am and 2 pm.

2011-01-29 00:01:51

According to an article published in the Journal of the National Medical Association, African Americans comprise 13% of America's population but only 4% of U.S. physicians.

2010-12-19 00:25:00

Gift Program Brings Christmas to Needy Families Oakland, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) December 17, 2010 Friant & Associates, manufacturer of high-quality, low-cost office furniture, is once again partnering with Children’s Hospital & Research Center Oakland, a not-for-profit world-class pediatric hospital and research institute, in support of the Adopt-A-Family Holiday Gift Program benefiting young patients.

2010-12-06 05:10:00

OAKLAND, Calif., Dec. 6, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The Oakland Ballet Company is proud to present the Bay Area premiere of new Artistic Director Graham Lustig's The Nutcracker, with performances December 23, 24 and 26th, at the Paramount Theatre in Oakland.

2010-12-02 21:32:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Every day thousands of children are bullied in school and online.

2010-11-19 00:00:46

Important information can be collected in the immediate aftermath of an automobile accident, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan car accident lawyer Thomas L.

2010-10-31 00:13:17

DPR Construction Breaks Ground on Patient Care Pavilion in Oakland, Calif. DPR Construction, one of the nation's top commercial builders in the healthcare industry, officially broke ground this week on the new Alta Bates Summit Medical Center Patient Care Pavilion for Sutter Health in Oakland, Calif.

Word of the Day
  • Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.
The word 'marcescent' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to wither'.