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Oakland Unified says about 100 students and teachers have COVID; seven classrooms closed
OAKLAND — Almost three weeks after Oakland Unified School District’s 35,000 students returned to classrooms since the start of the pandemic, dozens of students and teachers have reported getting COVID-19 off-campus and seven classes have been forced to temporarily close to prevent its spread. Earlier this week, however, district officials... Read more
Ube cakes and mochi muffins: New Asian American bakeries find bicultural sweet spot
OAKLAND, Calif. — For some Asian Americans, the dim sum cookie at Sunday Bakeshop will taste like childhood. It looks like a typical sugar cookie except with sesame seeds on top. But bite into the creamy, red bean center and it's reminiscent of the fried, filled sesame balls served at a Chinese dim sum restaurant. Read more
Parents, teachers union protest current COVID testing protocols in Oakland Unified
Parents and members of the Oakland Education Association protested about the current COVID testing protocols for Oakland schools. They want weekly testing for all students and staff. Read more
Oakland's Ale Industries Puts Adorable Adoptable Pets on Beer Cans
Oakland's longest running brewery — and one of its most interesting and innovative — Ale Industries has done a new marketing collaboration with the East Bay SPCA that is all but guaranteed to sell a lot of beer and get some cats and pups adopted. Ale Industries, which previously did... Read more
whant are they trying to get dogs and cats drink beer??? whant the blue hell!!!!!!!!