Articles by

Annie Sciacca

Four proposals to increase Oakland business taxes compete for spot on November ballot

OAKLAND — The way Oakland taxes its businesses is going to change, but how isn’t clear yet...

Oakland A’s Howard Terminal plan faces lawsuit over environmental review

OAKLAND — The Oakland A’s proposed plan to build a massive ballpark and mixed-use housing development at...

Environmental group sues Port of Oakland over sand and gravel project

An environmental justice group has sued the Port of Oakland in an effort to stop construction of...

Downtown Oakland parking garage site could be turned into 100% affordable housing

OAKLAND — An unused parking garage in downtown Oakland that’s been empty for six years could get...

Facing environmental lawsuits, century-old East Oakland metal foundry will close here for good

OAKLAND — Weeks after California filed a lawsuit against a pipe fitting factory that’s been flagged by...

San Jose police investigating shooting that left one injured

SAN JOSE — San Jose Police are investigating a shooting that left one man injured. The police...

Oakland’s pandemic-era program to allow restaurant parklets and sidewalk dining is here to stay

OAKLAND — The pandemic-era program allowing restaurants to set up parklets and other outdoor dining areas is...

Port of Oakland approves controversial sand and gravel operation

OAKLAND — The Port of Oakland’s board on Thursday approved a controversial proposal to build an open-air...