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The citizens’ commission will be in charge of reviewing maps for the eight City Council districts, revised every 10 years after the census.
Five female entrepreneurs are breathing new life into Oakland’s only Senegalese restaurant.
Excluded from opportunities and support given to restaurants during the pandemic, many caterers are trying takeout, meal kits and even a drive-in movie night to survive.
Strong winds are pushing smoke from the August Complex fires about 5,000 feet up in the air through a process called “turbulent mixing.” It has to be at about ground level to affect the air quality.
A 51-year-old man has been charged with attempted murder after authorities say he used a metal bat to attack a younger man on Eighth Street in West Berkeley last week.
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