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West Oakland's McClymonds High School celebrates third straight state football title  KGO-TV

Move over Dubs! Another group of Warriors were the kings of Oakland on Thursday as Mclymonds High School Football team was honored for winning their ...



Oakland's McClymonds High graduates highly accomplished class  KGO-TV

It's a graduation ceremony that defies the odds. Not only is the West Oakland school graduating all of its 62 seniors, but 97 percent of them are going to college.



McClymonds' Historic High School Basketball Team to Be Inducted  Post News Group

From the 1962 Northern California High School Invitational Basketball Tournament program. McClymonds High School Warriors basketball team photo of 1962.



97 percent of McClymonds graduating class heading to college  East Bay Times

There were times when Jamiana Akinjo wanted to drop out of school because she struggled to focus with all the distractions around her in West Oakland and felt ...



In West Oakland School That Keeps Losing Teachers, She's Stayed Almost Five Decades  KQED

McClymonds High School has a hard time keeping teachers, but LuPaulette Taylor is not going anywhere.



Oakland high school’s students head to college after overcoming odds  San Francisco Chronicle

Enasia Mc-Elvaine has a resume that rivals any other high school senior. Volleyball. High school debate team. Student director for the Oakland Board of ...



Rams' Marcus Peters, a MyClymonds high alumnus, 'representing Oakland' in 2019 Super Bowl  KTVU San Francisco

OAKLAND, Calif. (KTVU) - Few people will be rooting harder for Los Angeles Rams star cornerback Marcus Peters during Sunday's Super Bowl than the ...



On Her Own at 17, an Oakland Student Blossoms With Love and Support at School  KQED

Destiny Shabazz grins as she opens the door to the West Oakland home where she rents a room. But she can't show me -- a reporter -- inside. Her housemates ...



High school football playoffs: State championship matchups  The Mercury News

Saturday. Liberty (12-1) vs. Sierra Canyon-Chatsworth (12-3) in CIF Division I-A state championship game at Cerritos College in Norwalk, 8 p.m.: Two schools ...



Oakland teachers strike for better pay, many students stay away from class  East Bay Times

CLICK HERE if you are having a problem viewing the photos on a mobile device. OAKLAND — Teachers demanding better pay started a strike Thursday that's ...



Oakland principals support teachers but call for more state and local funds  EdSource

We, the undersigned principals in Oakland Unified, call upon the community and state of California to support teachers and students by increasing funding to ...



McClymonds wins 2nd consecutive state football championship  KGO-TV

The McClymonds Warriors say they hope their success on the football field makes their community in Oakland proud.



Oakland high school football star heading to college after signing with UNLV  KGO-TV

Wednesday is Signing Day for thousands of athletes across the country who are planning to attend college. For one school in West Oakland, this was a ...



Shock as Bay Area student trip to Africa suddenly canceled  SFGate

OAKLAND (BCN) An annual trip to South Africa for students in and around Oakland was canceled abruptly last month when the trip organizer announced that ...



Oakland Unified School District Happenings For Wednesday, January 23rd  Oakland News Now

This Oakland Unified School District release was intended for the press, but given that the idea of media has changed, this “happenings” release is something ...



Oakland firefighters donate $4,500 to help McClymonds Warriors football players get championship rings  East Bay Times

OAKLAND — After winning back-to-back state CIF titles, the scrappy McClymonds High School Warriors football team has been feted by its hometown with a ...



Super Bowl LIII has Bay Area connections  KGO-TV

While the connections between both Super Bowl LIII quarterbacks and the Bay Area are well known, there are other players whose journeys included stops, ...



Oakland high school football coach on leave after alleged fight with student  abc7news.com

A Hayward man who teaches and coaches football at an Oakland high school has been put on leave after video surfaced of him in an apparent violent ...



Under local pressure, California school districts adopt lower lead limits for water  EdSource

Two years ago, McClymonds High School in Oakland found alarmingly high lead levels in water coming from a locker room shower. Water from some ...



Middle, high schools can’t start earlier than 8:30 a.m. under newly approved California legislation  San Francisco Chronicle

SACRAMENTO — California lawmakers want to bar middle school and high schools from starting before 8:30 a.m., but the final decision on when the first bell ...



Broken leg leads to cancer diagnosis for Laney College football player  KGO-TV

A Laney College football player is fighting a hard battle against cancer. There are a lot of people in Oakland supporting 19-year-old Ramone Sanders after he ...



Oakland Unified overhauls tap water to get the lead out  East Bay Times

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West Oakland community reopens high school swimming pool after years of closure  abc7news.com

In Oakland, a community got together to reopen a gem that had been lost for years.



Steph Curry interrupts Oakland high school practice to donate gear  SFGate

OAKLAND (BCN). Varsity basketball team members at McClymonds High School in Oakland got a surprise Saturday when Golden State Warriors' superstar ...



Betty L. Maze, 84, Receives Honorary Doctoral Degree in Theology from Global University  Post News Group

Betty Maze was awarded with an Honorary Doctoral Degree in Theology, Th.D, conferred by the Global University of Theology on March 5. “Betty is an amazing ...



Oakland may use soda tax money for school water fountains  East Bay Times

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Jason Kidd: ‘Flavor of Oakland’ puts point guard in basketball Hall of Fame  San Francisco Chronicle

Jason Kidd was a distinctive basketball player — a big, strong point guard who saw the court uncommonly well, made passes with striking flair and controlled ...



The Tentative Agreement 'big win' – 'big loss'  San Francisco Bay View

by the undersigned 170 OUSD teachers. This open letter was drafted by teachers at Oakland Technical High School, then sent out for teachers all over OUSD to ...



Oakland students embark on study abroad in South Africa  San Francisco Bay View

Oakland, Calif. – Twenty-eight Oakland students from McClymonds, Castlemont, Skyline, Oakland Tech, Emery High and Ile Omode Schools will soon travel to ...



Oakland A's fundraising for championship rings for local football team  USA TODAY High School Sports

The A's are trying to raise $25000 for the McClymonds football team.



Prosecutor Says Man Guilty Of Murder For His Role In Teen's Death  SFGate

OAKLAND (BCN) An Alameda County prosecutor told jurors on Tuesday that direct and circumstantial evidence proves that a Vallejo man is guilty of murder for ...



Complaint blows whistle on QB’s Danville-to-West-Oakland transfer  SFGate

The move raised more than a few eyebrows this summer: A white kid from the wealthy Danville suburb leaves his academically top-rated high school and moves ...



How budding Oak Grove football star ended up at McClymonds  East Bay Times

OAKLAND — The young man walking through the McClymonds High hallways at the end of the school year caught the football coach's attention, his stout body ...



Former Oakland football star charged with robbery seeks second chance  The Mercury News

DUBLIN — Dajon Ford had steered clear of the violent West Oakland street life. At 17, he had forged a different path from his father, Isom Rodgers Jr., who was ...



Raiders coach Jon Gruden aids 4 East Bay youth football programs  The Mercury News

By BARRY WILNER | The Associated Press. Jon Gruden is football through and through. It doesn't matter what level, what age, or where. The former and now ...



James M. Coleman III | Obituaries | gazettetimes.com  Corvallis Gazette Times

James Madison Coleman III, age 88, was born in Richmond, Virginia, to parents, James Madison Coleman II and Jeannette Taylor. In his younger years, Jim ...



Oakland Unified initiative for African-American girls follows years of focus on the boys  EdSource

Ever since the Oakland Unified School District launched its African-American Male Achievement office eight years ago people have been asking, “What about ...



Lead contamination in water at seven Oakland schools, district officials admit poor communication  East Bay Times

OAKLAND — Tests have found lead contamination at seven Oakland elementary schools, and in the worst case, the levels were four times what is allowable ...



Oakland Tech football player, 16, dies suddenly, principals say  KTVU San Francisco

An Oakland Tech football player died suddenly just before the weekend – he went home feeling sick, got into bed and never woke up, his family told the high ...



Want to know what Marcus Peters is about? Spend time with his dad in Oakland  Kansas City Star

Ever wonder where Marcus Peters' passion for helping kids come from? Good luck asking him. But his father, Michael Peters, will be more than happy to tell you.



Study Finds Significant Reduction in Gun Homicides in Oakland Via Ceasefire Strategy  East Bay Express

Academic researchers say there's now statistical proof that Oakland's Ceasefire program is working. Yesterday, a research team led by Anthony Braga of ...



Summer Olympics: One feat will always belong to an Oakland man  East Bay Times

OAKLAND — World records are set and broken, but one milestone will always belong to a kid from West Oakland. Jim Hines, the World's Fastest Man in 1968, ...



Lead contamination found in water at 7 Oakland schools  SF Gate

Children at an Oakland elementary school have been exposed to water with lead levels four times higher than allowed under federal guidelines, test results ...



Henry “Champ” Winston, 84, Fought the Good Fights, Kept the Faith  Post News Group

By Barbara Fluhrer. From humble beginnings in Memphis, Tennessee, Henry Calvin Winston fought his way to the top of the world of sports and entertainment ...



Opinion: Poisoning Oakland kids with lead not a budget solution  East Bay Times

Kids are back in school, and Oakland Unified is still putting them at risk of lead exposure. This has to stop now. Since the school year began, 45 Oakland schools ...



Former McClymonds football player fatally shot at elementary school near San Leandro  San Jose Mercury News

SAN LEANDRO — Simply put, he was the quarterback. So said Trevion Foster's football coach at McClymonds High School in Oakland, hours after learning his ...



Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O’Malley leading  East Bay Times

Click HERE if you're having trouble viewing the gallery on your mobile device. OAKLAND — Early results Tuesday night showed Alameda County District ...



Ex-Oakland football star backers want case moved to juvenile court  San Francisco Chronicle

Nearly four years after a young football standout from Oakland was jailed and accused of robbing a line of casual carpoolers in the city's Rockridge ...



Alkebulan-African HERstory and International Women's Month Afrikans deserve Reparations! Cause, Black lives truly matter! Asé  San Francisco Bay View

by Baba Jahahara Amen-RA Alkebulan-Ma'at. Baba Keith Brown, President of the Oakland Education Association, leads striking teachers, students, parents and ...



Cardinal Newman routs Northern Section power Sutter in home opener  SFGate

Quarterback Jackson Pavitt threw for 250 yards and two touchdowns as 11th-ranked Cardinal Newman-Santa Rosa defeated perennial Northern Section power ...



A New Era for Charter Schools?  East Bay Express

Private charter operators could soon take over five struggling schools in Oakland — and reap the benefits of a new parcel tax aimed at boosting public high ...



Frank Robinson, MVP and first black manager, dies at 83 - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By David Ginsburg & Ben Walker. AP Sports Writers. Crowding the plate, fearsome and fearless, Frank Robinson hammered his way into the Hall of Fame.



Oakland teen in need of bone marrow transplant  KGO-TV

An Oakland high school student who needs a bone marrow transplant to treat the cancer that's moved to his spine is remaining resilient while facing a health ...



2018 Knowles Fellowships awarded to 15 Stanford alumni  Stanford Report

The Knowles Teacher Initiative recently announced that 15 Stanford graduates are among the 34 early-career teachers to be awarded its 2018 teaching ...



Report: Oakland native signs Exhibit 10 deal with Warriors  NBCSports.com

Will Cherry did end up with Golden State after all. The Oakland native signed an Exhibit 10 deal with the Warriors and reported on Monday, ESPN's Marc Spears ...



Oakland to halt school suspensions for willful defiance  SFGate

Mouthing off in class or failing to follow a teacher's instructions will no longer lead to suspension in Oakland schools, a ban that will be phased in and be fully in ...



Oakland schools receive $8 million for early ed, trauma care  EdSource

An anonymous donor seeking to improve Oakland is investing in education. Nearly a quarter of the donor's $34 million gift made this week to city organizations ...



Debate over Oakland motto exposes racial divide, identity crisis  San Francisco Chronicle

Oakland's new motto, “Love Life,” sprang from good intentions: to glue the city together and counter its reputation as a murder capital. Instead, it spurred a bitter ...



Steph Curry shows up at Oakland gym, hands out free shoes to everyone  SFGate

Gym-goers at an Oakland 24-Hour Fitness must have been glad they didn't skip their workout over the weekend when a surprise guest showed up: Stephen ...



EBMUD joins in new round of water testing for lead at Oakland schools  SF Gate

In an effort to protect students and allay rising concerns of parents over the discovery of alarming levels of lead contamination in plumbing fixtures at ...



How a parent’s drive to help athlete son went too far  SFGate

Under the rules, in order for a student athlete to be eligible to play in a new district, their immediate family must vacate the old home. According to a copy of a ...



Husky Football Players Who Outplayed Their Rankings  247Sports

A look at 15 Husky players who have outplayed their ratings and rankings coming out of high school...



Fears of student fights prompts Berkeley High School to enact additional security measures  abc7news.com

Fears of a large fight prompted the principal at Berkeley High School to enact additional security measures on Wednesday.



In visit to O.H. Close, governor calls importance of prison training program 'basic'  Stockton Record

STOCKTON — Growing up in group homes in Fresno's foster care system didn't provide the most stable environment for Marquis Lowe. The young man broke ...



Formerly incarcerated students return to school  Richmond Confidential

Annabell Brockhues on April 30, 2018. It was a bit cloudy, but warm, on a Saturday last June as students lined up to receive their diplomas. For four years they ...



Warriors Play Last Regular Season Game In Oakland, Raiders Las Vegas Update  Oakland News Now

Warriors Play Last Regular Season Game In Oakland, Raiders Las Vegas Update.



Students find high lead levels in classroom  San Francisco Chronicle

The classroom samples taken by the 20 Excel High School students came back from the lab showing high levels of lead - a dangerous metal known to cause a ...



Golden State Warriors guard Shaun Livingston takes pledge to stnad up to fight bullying at Oakland Skyline High School  KGO-TV

If you've been talking about the Golden State Warriors the past few days, you're not alone. And now with everyone's attention, guard Shaun Livingston has ...



Three lucky Oakland students win Golden State Warriors tickets  KGO-TV

OAKLAND, Calif. (KGO) -- Three Oakland high school students are among the lucky ones attending tonight's game thanks to Warriors star Draymond Green.



Here are 4 great concerts to see this holiday season in S.F. Bay Area  The Mercury News

Get tickets for Oakland Interfaith Gospel Choir, John Legend's Christmas concert, Blind Boys of Alabama, Adam Shulman: A Charlie Brown Christmas.



Loren Taylor Oakland City Council District 6 Interview  Oakland News Now

Loren Taylor Oakland City Council District 6 Interview.



2018 Oakland Elections Candidate Positions And Policies  Oakland News Now

Oaklanders, as you decide who to vote for in this 2018 Oakland Elections Season, it's helpful to have a one-stop place where you can read each candidates ...



Tiger Woods Wore His Masters Green Jacket, Oakland Raiders Shorts At “The Woods”  Oakland News Now

Tiger Woods Wore His Masters Green Jacket, Oakland Raiders Shorts At “The Woods”



OAKLAND / Middle school under gun / Caring teachers are distressed that district may close it  San Francisco Chronicle

Raised by a single mother in Oakland, he understands the stresses they face at home. [...] he has thrown himself into his work, visiting parents, attending his ...



OAKLAND / Honor student slain by gunfire outside home / Dad calls 16-year-old's killing 'senseless'  San Francisco Chronicle

Greshanda Williams, 16, had just gotten her permit to drive. She was an honor student at her West Oakland high school and had hopes of becoming a writer ...



Fresh Food: Urban farms growing in West Oakland  San Jose Mercury News

OAKLAND — In most places in West Oakland, it's easier to get a 40-ounce bottle of beer and a candy bar than a *fresh* tomato. But urban gardens and small ...



East Bay's Heat Danceline competes on Lifetime's 'Bring It!'  Berkeleyside

The Heat Danceline members, aged 9 to 17, and all from the East Bay, have been rehearsing ahead for the filming of the season finale of the TV show.



Celebrating Alkebulan: African love, Black joy, resistance and futures!  San Francisco Bay View

by Baba Jahahara Amen-RA Alkebulan-Ma'at. 6259 AAC (February 2019 JC-PG). Ready to make national headlines following the victorious teachers' strike in ...



Teen dies in crash at Oakland funeral home  SFGate

Deshawn Thomas Rabon of Oakland and three other people were in a Toyota Solara when the driver lost control while changing lanes southbound on ...



West Oakland slaying victim identified  East Bay Times

Police said the 30-year-old victim lived in another part of the city and no motive has been determined or suspects arrested.



Oakland: Six time felon charged in woman’s fatal stabbing  San Jose Mercury News

OAKLAND — A six-time felon has been arrested and charged with murder in the fatal stabbing July 3 in West Oakland of a 23-year-old woman he did not know ...



Police say 5 arrested in raids targeting West Oakland gang  abc7news.com

A multi-agency crackdown on a violent West Oakland gang early Friday resulted in the arrest of five people and the seizure of guns, drugs and cash, police said.



After slow start, San Francisco becomes a basketball town  San Francisco Chronicle

The first college basketball game covered by the press in San Francisco was about to begin in 1894, and there wasn't a man in sight. Overcoming protests by ...



About ABC7 Star Scholars  KGO-TV

ABC7 Star Scholars (formerly ABC7 Top Scholars) is a scholarship and television opportunity recognizing the Bay Area's top high school academic achievers.



Murder charges in Oakland Wingstop killings  San Francisco Chronicle

A college student who works as a security guard was charged Friday with two counts of murder for allegedly gunning down two employees of a restaurant near ...



Love Life? There’s no Oakland there  SFGate

Supporters of the new slogan meant well — and really who can object to an exhortation to love life? [...] in an age where everything is over-complicated, the ...



Blazers’ Damian Lillard returns to Oakland High  SFGate

Blazers' Damian Lillard returns to Oakland High After the performances by famous rappers, after the jersey retirement, the man whose name adorns the far wall ...



NFL star DeSean Jackson talks bullying in Oakland  San Francisco Chronicle

Jackson, the former Cal and current Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver, is making the rounds delivering to students - and San Quentin inmates on Friday - a ...



College Basketball Recruiting: 20 Best High School/Prep Programs of All Time  Bleacher Report

While college may be the first stage the general public sees of an NBA player's career, there is much more behind a player's journey to the NBA...



Suspect in Virginia on-air shootings grew up in Bay Area, attended Oakland schools  San Jose Mercury News

VALLEJO — The man suspected of fatally shooting two Virginia television journalists Wednesday morning was from the Bay Area, having graduated from ...



California school test scores: Amid gains in English and math, ethnic gap widens  The Mercury News

California students' scores in English and math rose from last year to this spring, with gains spanning gender, race, language and socioeconomic differences, ...



Intel diversity chief on retaining black talent in Silicon Valley: 'You can't hire your way to' diversity  Silicon Valley Business Journal

Barbara Whye, vice president of human resources and chief diversity and inclusion officer at Intel, says tech employers like hers need to provide black workers ...



Exclusive: Golden State Warriors star Steph Curry's foundation signs lease for Oakland office in Jack London Square - San Francisco Business Times  San Francisco Business Times

It's the second Jack London Square transaction for the two-time NBA champion and Golden State Warriors point guard. In 2014, Curry and his wife Ayesha sold ...



At Oakland Tech, Rev. Jackson pushes school-to-tech pipeline to Silicon Valley  San Francisco Bay View

by Kia Croom. The Rev. Jesse Jackson is continuing his discussion on Blacks in tech, but on May 27, instead of talking to tech executives, he spoke to students ...



An Oakland Diaspora: What Drives Longtime Residents to Leave?  KQED

African-American residents with deep roots in the community see more attractive housing options elsewhere, but are torn by decision to move.



Giants honor former manager Frank Robinson  San Francisco Chronicle

When Frank Robinson was introduced as the first African American manager at a news conference in Cleveland in October 1974, he had a regret. “I'm sorry ...



'Losing Just the Same': Classic 1966 film on West Oakland  San Francisco Bay View

by San Francisco Bay Area Television Archive. This documentary reflects on the lives and aspirations of an African American family, the Johns, who moved to ...



Delays for Paramedics Draw Criticism in Oakland  New York Times

In Oakland, first responders to violent crimes, like E.M.S. workers, must wait to enter the scene until the police arrive, prompting complaints that victims of ...



Oakland homicide victim, 23, identified as mother of two  San Jose Mercury News

OAKLAND — Police have identified a woman found stabbed to death in a West Oakland street as the mother of two small children. Monique Robinson, 23, was ...



Zuckerberg, wife back new East Palo Alto school  SFGate

The wife of Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has a plan that she believes will mend social inequities in Silicon Valley: a private school with a full array of health ...



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