Oakland Local



Thursday, August 29th, 2013

10+ school lunchbox strategies from two East Bay experts

It’s back-to-school time, when things calm down a bit at Fairyland, and parents of young children start thinking about what goes in the lunchbox. My baby is 22, but I still remember the best–and worst–things I packed for her. The best was a cooked chicken hot dog immersed in its cooking liquid and placed in

Tuesday, June 11th, 2013

Pilot project serves free summer lunch to kids in libraries

By Lily Dayton California Health Report After working at the Oakland Public Library (OPL) for over 15 years, branch manager Pete Villaseñor has grown accustomed to kids hanging out in the library all summer long. For some,...