Latest Oakland, California Stories

2009-10-20 10:00:00

LIVONIA, Mich., Oct. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Today's breakfast and awards ceremony marked the 24th anniversary of H.E.A.T. (Help Eliminate Auto Thefts). Oakland County Executive L.

2009-10-08 08:00:00

OAKLAND, Calif., Oct. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- The Artful Steps program, in collaboration with the Metropolitan Transportation Commission, proudly announces a group art exhibit featuring the work of artists with developmental disabilities.

2009-10-01 09:00:00

Statement by Michael Green, Executive Director of the Center for Environmental Health on the one year achievements of bold port clean-up program OAKLAND, Calif., Oct.

2009-10-01 09:00:00

Statement by Sharon Cornu, Executive Secretary-Treasurer, Alameda Labor Council OAKLAND, Calif., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "On the one year anniversary of the Los Angeles Clean Truck Program, we applaud the Los Angeles County Federation of Labor, Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, the L.A.

2009-10-01 09:00:00

Statement by Nikki Bas, Executive Director, East Bay Alliance for a Sustainable Economy on the One-Year Anniversary of the Los Angeles Clean Truck Program OAKLAND, Calif., Oct.

2009-08-24 11:00:00

OAKLAND, Calif., Aug. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Kaiser Permanente has been ranked No.

2009-08-19 17:35:00

SEIU-UHW members to deliver 10-Day notices to Senior Management OAKLAND, Calif., Aug. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hundreds of SEIU-UHW health care workers will rally in front of Kaiser Permanente's Oakland Regional Office at 11:30 a.m.

2009-07-27 07:00:00

HERNDON, Va., July 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- GTSI (R) Corp. (Nasdaq: GTSI) an enterprise infrastructure solutions and services provider to government, was recently awarded a $7 million contract by the Port of Oakland's Commissioners.

2009-07-21 13:47:00

OAKLAND, Calif., July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Officials from the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) and the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) today applauded the actions of numerous Bay Area communities that have been awarded voter-approved Proposition 1C housing bond funds from the California Department of Housing and Community Development.

Word of the Day
  • a meat pie that is usually eaten at Christmas in Quebec
The word 'tourtiere' comes from the French tourte, or passenger pigeon.