The new owner of The Big Blue Haus, a beloved Oakland space for queers and artists, is evicting all the tenants, and renters say he told them he plans to turn it into an Airbnb.
by Meg Shutzer | Feb 13, 2019
Under its agreement with UC Berkeley, the online giant can seek to block the release of public records or redact parts of them.
by Camille Fassett | Feb 6, 2019
The 31-year-old Hayward resident became the first Afghan American elected to public office in the United States.
by Steven Tavares | Feb 6, 2019
California has invested millions in educating formerly incarcerated students at community colleges, but those students have struggled to get campus jobs. That could finally change.
by Meg Shutzer | Jan 30, 2019
After years of delay, the city is finally taking action to retrofit thousands of seismically unsafe soft-story apartments.
by Clara Hogan | Jan 30, 2019