# Alameda county
“Challenges and Opportunities: Declining Enrollment in Oakland Schools”
In recent news, the declining enrollment in Oakland’s Brookfield Elementary school and other schools within the Oakland Unified School District has raised significant concerns. With only nine kindergarteners enrolled at Brookfield Elementary this year, it’s become the smallest regular school in the district, highlighting a broader issue affecting multiple schools. In this blog post, we’ll delve into the reasons behind this enrollment decline, its implications, and the strategies the school district is employing to address these challenges.
A Night of Unrest: Oakland’s Recent Incidents
Oakland, California, is no stranger to challenges, but a recent night in the city left residents shaken as a series of unsettling events unfolded. We’ll take a closer look at the incidents reported by KTVU FOX 2 on September 16, 2023, in this blog post, focusing on the facts without adding bias or personal opinions.
Brutal Attack of 'Senior' on the Streets of Hayward: Victim Barely Escapes with His Life
Alameda County District Attorney Pamela Price Announces Charges in Brutal Assault of Elderly Man. Last week, the Alameda County District Attorney’s Office filed charges against James Lambert, 23, in connection with the assault of 81-year-old Francisco Gonzalez that happened on August 17.
Thieves Openly Targeting Oakland Marina's: Situation Escalating
Crime Wave Hits Oakland's Waterfront as 'Pirates' Target Boats Amidst Rising Concerns of Lawlessness, Theft and Plunder. Oakland, already grappling with a high crime rate and a disgraceful lack of police and resources to protect its residents, now faces a new challenge, as a surge in maritime thefts, attributed to bold criminals referred to as 'pirates,' adds to the city's list of woes.
California Justice System Reform: District Attorney Price Addresses High Alameda County Crime Rates
During a town hall meeting in Oakland, Alameda County District Attorney Pamela Price recently addressed community concerns over rising crime rates and prosecution. The meeting was attended by officials and community members who expressed their worries about the increasing crime rates in the county. This has been a growing concern for many residents in Alameda County, as crime rates have increased in recent years. Price acknowledged these concerns and outlined her plans for addressing them.
Systemic Exclusion: How Marginalized Voices are Ignored in Society; an "Opinion!"
I've noticed a troubling pattern of marginalized groups still being left out of the conversation in Alameda County. Far too often, their voices are not heard, and their perspective isn't considered. We must actively work towards including diverse voices in all aspects of society. If we don't prioritize representation, we risk perpetuating systems of oppression that unfairly favor those in power. It's time for a change, and it starts with actively seeking out and amplifying the voices of those who have been historically silenced. Only then can we build a society that genuinely works for everyone?
Thriving Tech and Healthcare Sectors in Alameda County
Exploring the Booming Tech and Healthcare Industries in Alameda County. Take a gander at the Alameda County, CA survey presented by the U.S. Census Bureau. It's chock-full of interesting tidbits about the thriving tech and healthcare sectors. And remember the emerging green economy! The county's businesses are optimistic, but they're also facing tough competition and pesky regulations. Luckily, this survey is packed with valuable insights that can guide companies to overcome challenges and thrive in the county's economy. Let me break it down for you with some incredible stats and references to back it up; guess what I just came across?
Congressmen Eric Swalwell and Mark DeSaulnier to hold town hall meeting at Dublin's Shannon Community Center July 31
Congressmen Eric Swalwell and Mark DeSaulnier will hold a town hall meeting together at the Shannon Community Center in Dublin on July 31 at 6:30 p.m. The Democrats will take questions from the public about their work in Congress. The center is at 11600 Shannon Avenue.
"A bizarre thing for a DA to do," Progressive District Attorney invites supporters to crash neighborhood safety meeting
Embattled progressive Alameda County District Attorney Pamela Price, who facing a mounting recall campaign, has invited her own supporters to "show up in force" at an Oakland public safety town hall that was originally organized by community members in response to skyrocketing crime in their neighborhood.
Heartbreaking Robbery: 80-Year-Old Ice Cream Vendor Attacked in Oakland
In a shocking and distressing incident, an 80-year-old man selling ice cream in Oakland's Fruitvale neighborhood fell victim to a terrifying robbery. The elderly gentleman, known as Don Juan, was confronted by two armed men while going about his usual business. The entire incident was caught on video, leaving us all deeply saddened and concerned about the safety of our communities. This blog post aims to shed light on the incident, express our sympathy for Don Juan, and emphasize the importance of supporting vulnerable members of society.
Recent Robbery near Oakland Bank Raises Concerns Amidst ATM Robbery Warning
In a concerning turn of events, a victim was robbed of their belongings in an armed robbery near an Oakland bank. The incident occurred on the 4000 block of MacArthur Boulevard, just a day after the Oakland Police Department (OPD) issued a warning about an uptick in robberies near ATMs in the city. The alarming incident highlights the need for increased vigilance and awareness while conducting financial transactions.
Taiwanese political leader Chen Shih-Chung to join Fremont's July 4th Parade
The parade will start at the intersection of Paseo Padre Parkway and Stevenson Boulevard, near the Fremont Main Library, at 10:00 a.m. It will go west on the parkway and turn left onto Capitol Avenue. The parade will end at the intersection of Capitol Avenue and Liberty Street.
Fast-Growing French Asian Bakery Chain Opens a New Location in Livermore
With nearly 1,700 locations around the globe, this French-Asian bakery café chain has been redefining the bakery landscape, drawing crowds with its unique fusion of artisan pastries.
"Alameda County Judge Faces Disqualification from Criminal Cases Following Rejecting Plea Deal"
An Alameda County judge may soon be disqualified from hearing any criminal cases brought forth by District Attorney Pamela Price’s office. This decision came after the judge rejected a plea deal brokered by the DA in a triple murder case, stating that he wants a jury to decide.
154 Remains, 6 Bodies Found in CA Warehouse Linked to Oceanview Cremations
Authorities have made a horrifying discovery after finding six bodies and 154 cremated remains in a warehouse connected to Oceanview Cremations in Hayward, California, whose license was suspended in 2018. To reunite the remains with their relatives in 15 various counties, the Alameda County coroner's bureau is currently working on this.
Fishing for Leopard Sharks w/ Squid at Dumbarton Bridge Pier in Fremont, CA
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Up to $99,977 a year: OUSD looking for Program Managers for community schools
(Michael Loccisano / Getty Images) (ALAMEDA COUNTY, Calif.) The Oakland Unified School District is hiring certified educators for the 2022-2023 school year, including a Program Manager position for elementary, middle and high school.
ALCO to reinstate mask mandate June 3
(Justin Sullivan / Getty Images) (ALAMEDA COUNTY, Calif.) Alameda County will reinstitute its mask mandate, effective June 3 at midnight, in light of the recent rise of COVID-19 cases.
Up to $123,953 a year: ALCO Water District looking for an engineer
(Justin Sullivan / Getty Images) (ALAMEDA COUNTY, Calif.) The Alameda County Water District is looking for an engineer for the Fremont location. There is currently only one vacancy for the position. The position is at 43885 S. Grimmer Blvd. in Fremont.