Pair of Downtown Oakland hotels default on loan payments, at risk of foreclosure

The AC Hotel and Residence Inn by Marriott Downtown Oakland, a dual-hotel concept located at 1431 Jefferson Street, have ...

The AC Hotel and Residence Inn by Marriott Downtown Oakland, a dual-hotel concept located at 1431 Jefferson Street, have ...

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Oakland jacks up hotel fee to help trumpet tourism

Before the change, a guest who booked a $773 Broadway Suite at the Kissel Uptown Oakland, run by Hyatt, would pay $1.50. The ...

Before the change, a guest who booked a $773 Broadway Suite at the Kissel Uptown Oakland, run by Hyatt, would pay $1.50. The ...

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He left their Oakland hotel room covered in blood, but claimed woman had died of suicide inside. The DA has dismissed the case

The 39-year-old suspect’s case made it past a preliminary hearing, but Alameda County prosecutors dismissed the charges soon ...

The 39-year-old suspect’s case made it past a preliminary hearing, but Alameda County prosecutors dismissed the charges soon ...

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Pfister Hotel, where Trump is believed to be staying during the RNC, might be haunted

Neither Trump nor officials at the Pfister Hotel have confirmed where he is staying this week, but the hotel, at 424 E.

Neither Trump nor officials at the Pfister Hotel have confirmed where he is staying this week, but the hotel, at 424 E.

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Trial underway for Auburn Hills hotel homicide case

Trial is underway in Oakland County Circuit Court for a Pontiac man accused of killing a man at an Auburn Hills hotel late ...

Trial is underway in Oakland County Circuit Court for a Pontiac man accused of killing a man at an Auburn Hills hotel late ...

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Crime and Public Safety

Surveillance footage showed him and Ojeda entering a North Oakland hotel room together on Aug. 1, 2023. Later that afternoon, Gonzalez-Ortega was seen exiting, alone, covered in blood. That ...

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Oakland’s rising office vacancy has been ‘major contributor’ to distressed office buildings

Rising vacancy rates have been a “major contributor” to distressed properties going back to their lenders, according to CBRE ...

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MLB commissioner Manfred talks A’s owner Fisher, scorching Sacramento heat, and Oakland

Manfred tried to alleviate any concerns about big leaguers baking in the state capital, saying a new artificial turf surface ...

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Vegas Strip hotel must give out $1.6M to gamblers before closing next week

The Mirage on the Las Vegas Strip must award $1.6 million in cash prizes before it closes its doors permanently July 17 — a ...

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CPUC grants $32M to San Francisco, Oakland and Fremont to expand internet access

Meanwhile, Oakland is set to receive just over $14 million that will ... The city also proposed providing free internet to ...

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State approves $32M to expand internet access in SF, Oakland, Fremont

San Francisco, Oakland and Fremont were awarded a combined $32 million from the California Public Utilities Commission last ...

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Comic-Con May Leave San Diego Over Hotel Price Gouging, Say Organizers

With hotels limiting availability of discounted rooms for attendees, the world famous pop culture con is considering its ...

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Oakland gas station owner sidelined after police allegedly take hours to respond to flash mob robbery

The owner of an Oakland, California, gas station was sidelined by a flash mob robbery that saw dozens of criminals ransack the business on Friday, especially after police allegedly took hours to ...

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Oakland firefighter drowns while swimming off San Diego beach

An Oakland firefighter who lived with his family in Sacramento drowned early Thursday morning while swimming in the ocean off a San Diego beach, fire officials said. Firefighter-paramedic Caeden ...

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Oakland mayor "in over her head," says former city council president

OAKLAND -- In the wake of Thursday's FBI search of Oakland Mayor Sheng Thao's residence, a longtime city council president and former candidate for mayor is speaking out. Ignacio De La Fuente has ...

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Would Oakland really be Drake’s ‘last stop’? What a huge cultural moment says about the city’s hip-hop scene

How did Oakland find itself in the middle of hip-hop’s “great war” — the breathless, vicious feud that fascinated the public as it raged this past month between Drake and Kendrick Lamar?

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Oakland may have to declare fiscal emergency as it faces historic budget deficit

OAKLAND, Calif. (KGO) -- A special city council meeting related to the Oakland's historic budget deficit was held on Wednesday. Oakland Mayor Sheng Thao projects the deficit to be close to $200 ...

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Oakland served with subpoena following FBI raids; records of mayor, her partner, Duongs asked

OAKLAND, Calif. (KGO) -- A U.S. Attorney has issued a subpoena following last month's FBI raids at several locations in Oakland including Mayor Sheng Thao's home. The subpoena is addressed to ...

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Oakland mayor's attorney says she has nothing to hide and will cooperate with federal investigation

FBI agents searched Oakland Mayor Sheng Thao's home Thursday and the properties of the politically connected Duong family, the owners of the company that runs the city's recycling program.

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Political climate is changing as Oakland mayor faces recall, residents fed up with 'progressives': report

Oakland, California, is reportedly headed toward a change in the political climate as residents are fed up with mounting issues such as housing costs, homelessness, and crime. "The opposition to ...

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Oakland Ballers Officially Announce New Mascot

Only in Oakland will you find people excited to see a possum. Excuse me, a rally possum. The Oakland Ballers debuted their new mascot over the weekend, and recently sent out an official press ...

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Low-income residents to receive debit cards in Oakland’s ‘universal basic mobility’ program

After a 2021 pilot program showed potential benefits of “universal basic mobility” in Oakland, the city has doubled down on incentives for public transit. A thousand residents of West Oakland ...

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Oakland Ballers Giving Fans a Seat at the Table

Baseball and Oakland just go together. Only, certain people don't see it that way and are in the process of attempting to remove the team that many in the East Bay grew up rooting for in the ...

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Stanley Ding OBITUARY

at 121 2nd Street San Francisco, CA 94103, (415) 977-0360. CHAPEL OF THE CHIMES OAKLAND (510) 654-0123 “Service of Marked Distinction” Click here to Send Flowers to the family of Stanley.

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