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School Closures Make Sensenew

Oakland Unified won't be able to solve its problems until its shutters small schools that it can no longer afford.
East Bay Express  |  Robert Gammon  |  09-29-2011  |  Education

Does Don Perata Really 'Believe in Oakland' -- Or In San Jose?new

Oakland A's co-owner Lew Wolff, who wants to move the team to San Jose, donates $10,000 to a Perata group after the ex-senator says Oakland can't retain the team.
East Bay Express  |  Robert Gammon  |  10-27-2010  |  Sports

Educating Tomorrow's Employeesnew

Bay Area community colleges use federal funding to team up with local businesses on job-training initiatives.
East Bay Express  |  Michele Ellson  |  07-28-2010  |  Business & Labor

Another Celebrity Mayor for Oakland?new

Candidate Ron Dellums portrays himself as a reluctant messiah, but Oakland is a tough city that needs a tougher mayor.
East Bay Express  |  Chris Thompson  |  10-17-2005  |  Commentary

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