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2nd Annual Community Voices winners announced; celebration December 11 in Oakland

      Oakland Local is proud to host the Second Annual Community Voices Awards, which recognizes leading Oaklanders who embody the city's unique spirit and are dedicated to...
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We want to see YOU on Dec. 11 at our Holiday Party & Community Voices Awards

Do you have your tickets for the Dec 11 Oakland Local  Holiday Party and Community Voices Awards?  If not, please get some now--we really want you there! Oakland Local is going into our 5th year of...
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We want to see you! Come to the Oakland Local Holiday Party, Dec 11, 6-9 PM

We want you there!  Please join us at OL's Holiday Party & 2nd Annual Community Voices Awards We "see" each other virtually all year--now's the chance to get together in the real world and talk,...
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If Oakland Bullhook Ban Is Pursued, Could Ringling Bros. Pull Circus Out Of Oakland?

If Councilmember Libby Schaaf  and some suporters have their way, circus' visiting Oakland--like the Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey Circus--which come to the Oracle Arena every year-- will have to...
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Another ripped off Oakland artist fights back: Eddie Colla gets even with Walmart

When Walmart uploaded unauthorized and uncredited prints by Oakland artist Eddie Colla and put them up for sale on Walmart.com, attributing them to Banksy, Colla and his partner, 5733/Lokal owner Loretta...
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Celebrate the 2nd Annual Community Voices Award winners, Dec. 11 in Oakland

Come celebrate with us at the Oakland Local Community Voices Awards + Holiday Fundraiser Oakland Local is honoring entrepreneurs and change makers behind Oakland’s economic and cultural sustainability and...
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DIY Oakland Thanksgiving: Winter Ice Cream Sandwiches

by Jennie Schacht of {fork & swoon} I’m thankful for many things at this time of year, not the least of which is Oakland’s mild weather, which makes us a year-round ice cream kind of place. The most...
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Holiday marketing: Let Oakland Local help your holiday outreach

The holidays are almost here! This is the moment when we want every local Oakland business -- and those that serve Oakland residents around the area -- to know that we want to help you with your holiday...
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Community reaches out to support Luke “Sasha” Flesichman

The Oakland/Berkeley community are reaching out to show support for  Luke "Sasha" Fleischman, the "agendered" 18-year old who was set on fire , allegedly by another teen, while sleeping on an Oakland bus...
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November is the month Oakland Zoo animals devour pumpkins

If you'd been reading press releases from the Oakland Zoo staff for the past few Novembers, you might know that November is month when animals at the zoo get to feast on one of their favorite treats--discarded...