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Here's a listing of recent news articles and television segments on Oakland's vibrant business community including real estate deals, construction projects and new business openings. Also visit the Oakland in the News newsfeed on the City's home page for general interest articles and MeetDowntownOAK.com's newsfeed and Recent News Coverage page for articles on Downtown Oakland's vibrant dining and nightlife scene.


City Ventures to invest hundreds of millions into West Oakland development
October 24, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

Oakland No. 6 in Venture Capital Investment by National Venture Capital Association
October 23, 2014, Inc.

Inner City Awards
October 22, 2014, KGO AM

New investor named for Oakland's Coliseum City
October 21, 2014, Oakland Tribune

Oakland seeks a developer to build a mixed-used highrise on key Uptown site
October 15, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

How Revolution Foods Made a Business of Healthy Food for Healthier Students
October 14, 2014, Entrepreneur

Oakland’s Uptown named 2014′s best neighborhood
October 9, 2015, San Francisco Chronicle 

East Bay Industrial Leasing Picks Up Steam
October 9, 2014, The Registry

SPUR to open Oakland office to push 'inclusive growth' policies
October 6, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

Oakland’s Brooklyn Basin Project Ready for Prime Time
October 3, 2014, The Registry

Hack the Hood: Preparing low-income youth for tech jobs
September 29, 2014, CNN Money

Kapor Center Breaks Ground in Oakland Building Vacant for a Decade
September 20, 2014, Oakland Local

Plank Opening
September 19, 2014, KTVU

Kapor Center establishes Oakland as the epicenter of tech for social justice
September 18, 2014, Oakland Local

Oakland Dreams Big With Coliseum City Project
September 18, 2014, The Registry

Oakland gains ground in emerging tech industry
September 17, 2014, Oakland Tribune

Youth Impact HUB Oakland launches September 24
September 15, 2014, Oakland Local

Why Oakland in California is luring buyers from San Francisco
September 12, 2014, Financial Times

Citywise: Socially responsible foundation, venture capital organization grows roots in Oakland
September 12, 2014, Oakland Tribune

Westcore Properties Takes Advantage of the Downtown Oakland Commercial Real Estate Market By Securing Two Long-Term Leases
September 11, 2014, The Registry

Valva Realty selling entire block in Oakland for possible residential development play
September 11, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

Plank bringing food, drink, music, games to Jack London Square
September 11, 2014, San Francisco Chronicle

Philz Coffee to open 48,000-square-foot roasting plant in Oakland
September 4, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

Strada targets residential highrise and boutique hotel for downtown Oakland site
September 2, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

International students will be housed at newly renovated Lake Merritt Lodge in Oakland
September 1, 2014, Oakland Tribune

屋崙美麗湖旅館 變身學生公寓
August 27, 2014, World Journal 

Where Fashion and Art Installations Collide
August, 27, 2014, East Bay Express

Oakland releases vision for Coliseum City
August 23, 2014, Oakland Tribune

New vision taking shape for area around Oakland's Coliseum
August 23, 2014, San Francisco Chronicle

Details of Oakland’s Coliseum City project outlined in environmental study
August 22, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

New Clorox Building tenants gobble Oakland office space
August 22, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

Tech boom speeds race for event space
August 22, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

East Bay craft beer industry booms
August 21, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

How long can the Bay Area apartment boom last?
August 20, 2014,  San Francisco Business Times

Oakland's Industrial Legacy Spawns a New Generation of Makers
August 19, 2014, Cisco newsroom

PureMoxie Comes Home to Oakland
August 14, 2014, Money News

Gensler expands into Oakland, fourth Bay Area office
August 14, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

Big Oakland industrial project nabs its first tenant
August 12, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

Private jet travel firm Surf Air plans to expand service to Oakland, Sonoma
August 11, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

Visit Oakland launches tourist attraction training for front-line hospitality workers
August 11, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

Alta Bates Summit shows off new $350 million Merrit Pavilion acute-care tower
August 7, 2014, San Franciscion Business Times

Oakland startup Educents brings savings to educators
August 6, 2014, Oakland Local

Envisioning a vibrant tech ecosystem in Oakland
July 28, 2014, Vator News

Investors snap up Latham Square office building in Oakland's Uptown for creative space
July 28, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

Oakland: Alta Bates Summit's new Merritt Pavilion opens Aug. 3
July 25, 2014, Oakland Tribune

Development chief builds on Oakland’s boom
July 25, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

Mr. Espresso: it’s more than just machines and beans
July 25, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

Old firm gets new recipe: Adding snacks to office supplies gives a burst of supercharged growth to 64-year-old Blaisdell’s
July 25, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

A Neighborhood Reawakens: A once bustling business district in East Oakland is finally coming back to life
July 22, 2014, East Bay Express

New Oakland Business Ventures Mean New Opportunities
July 16, Oakland Post

Sungevity Debuts Next-Gen Instant Solar Quoting Technology
July 10, 2014, The Telegraph

Code for America backs 5 new startups ready to improve government
July 10, 2014, Venture Beat

City to Watch: Oakland Rising
July 9, 2014, Intelligent Travel/National Geographic

BART close to tapping developer for huge West Oakland project
July 1, 2014, San Francisco Business Times blog

Kaiser Permanente Opens New Showcase Hospital in Oakland, the City Where Innovative Health-Care System was Born
July 1, 2014, PR Newswire

Kaiser makes healthy investment in brand-new Oakland facility
June 30, 2014, San Francisco Chronicle

Tourism campaign looks to bring more visitors to Oakland
June 27, 2014, KTVU

Oakland "Hot" New Destination for Tech Startups
June 27, 2014, NBC Bay Area

New Superfood Startup Proves Investors Follow the Crowd
June 27, 2014, TriplePundit

San Francisco Publisher Moving to Oakland
June 26, 2014, BizWire Express

Kaiser's new Oakland hospital opens Tuesday
June 25, 2014, Oakland Tribune

Kaiser's new Oakland hospital opens July 1
June 21, 2014, Oakland Tribune

Oakland Sears sold, closure expected this summer
June 20, 2014, Oakland Tribune

Oakland: a brighter day for fashion
June 20, 2014, San Francisco Chronicle

Kaiser Permanente puts the final touches on its new Oakland Medical Center, set to open July 1
June 13, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

How Cyclists On Telegraph Mean Business
June 11,  2014, East Bay Express

The Hive Breathes New Life Into Uptown
June 11, 2014, East Bay Express

Buy Local Comes of Age
June 11, 2014, East Bay Express

Mr. Espresso: A company with roots stays relevant
June 10, 2014, Berkeleyside

June 11-13, Oakland will become the center of the localism universe
June 6, 2014, Oakland Local

Google gives $500,000 to Oakland tech training outfit
June 6, 2014, Oakland Tribune

Revolution Growth Invests in Healthy Meal Provider, Revolution Foods
June 4, 2014, TechNews

Oakland Becoming a Haven For Bay Area Home Owners
June 4, 2014, PRWeb

Sungevity And E.ON Establish First Partnership In Europe To Expand Solar Energy Business
June 4, 2014, MoneyNews

Lampwork Lofts Project Illuminating West Oakland
June 2, 2014, The Registry

Oakland enjoying a boom in new businesses
May 30, 2014, KTVU

New model of development on the rise in downtown Oakland "The Hub"
May 22, 2014, San Francisco Chronicle

East Bay condo hotspots see 80 percent price jumps while inventory evaporates
May 22, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

Safeway on College expected to open late fall 
May 22, 2014, The Daily Californian blog

Moody's Big Lease? "Leaving SF for Clorox Building"
May 20, 2014, BisNow.com

The Hive: Why’s this new Uptown complex generating big buzz?
May 20, 2014, Oakland Local

The Percolator Workspace - Co-Working for Creatives in Downtown Oakland
May 18, 2014, i-Newswire

Numi Tea debuts Oakland headquarters as the Hive mixed-use project gets buzzing
May 15, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

SunCal revives plans for Oakland's Oak Knoll, buys 167-acre development site for the second time
May 14, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

Tenant spillover from San Francisco to the East Bay tops 300,000 square feet
May 13, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

VSCO inks new Oakland HQ lease after raising $40 million
May 13, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

Eyes Lips Face, New York cosmetics maker, expands into Oakland
May 13, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

Biz2Credit Identifies 2014's Best Small Business Cities in America
May 12, 2014, Biz2Credit

Vator Splash: Silicon Valley is coming to Oakland
May 9, 2014, Vator.tv

Best & Worst Cities to Start a Career
May 8, 2014, WalletHub.com

On Its 60th Birthday, Solar PV Has Become a Major Contender
May 8, 2014, Huffington Post

Back to the Roots and Rockbot win OakTown competition
May 8, 2014, Vator.tv

Oakland's Best Cheerleaders: Themselves
May 7, 2014, Real Estate Bis Now

KCBS Cover Story: Tech Conference Chooses Oakland Over San Francisco
May 7, 2014, KCBS

MC Hammer: "Oakland is not a stepchild or lesser-than"
May 7, 2014, Vator.tv

Danny Kennedy: solar is the backbone of technology
May 7, 2014, Vator.tv

Oakland ranked 9th in attracting tech investment capital
May 6, 2014, Oakland Local

Vator Splash helps boost Oakland's tech image
May 6, 2014, San Francisco Chronicle

MC Hammer, Mitch Kapor kick off Oakland tech entrepreneurs event
May 6, 2014, San Francisco Business Times 

Mitch Kapor: Oakland's time is already here!
May 6, 2014, Vator.tv

Oakland's Renaissance Revealed
May 6, 2014, Real Estate Bis Now

Clean-energy incubator expands in Oakland
May 1, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

Blue Bottle and the Next Wave of Artisanal Coffee Shops
May 1, 2014, Bloomberg Businessweek

Top 10 Cities for Tech Entrepreneurs 
April 29, 2014, Wealth Management

Paper Bottle Maker Ecologic Brands Gets Boost from Major Pulp & Paper Company Kruger Inc.
April 29, 2014, Money News

ELF Cosmetics taking space in Old Oakland; moving in June
April 28, 2014, Oakland Local

Oaklandish to Open Oakland Supply Co. in Jack London District
April 28, 2014, East Bay Express

Oakland company unveils paper wine bottles
April 25, 2014, Oakland Tribune

Oakland Planners Move Forward With Coliseum City Plans
April 24, 2014, KCBS

Mitch Kapor: Oakland is on the 'cutting edge'
April 22, 2014, Vator News

Eric Maundu greens up Oakland at Kijani Grows
April 21, 2014, Oakland North

Oakland’s Uptown & Downtown Community Benefit Districts See New Businesses
April 17, 2014, The Registry

MC 'Hammer Time' at Splash Oakland, May 6-7
April 17, 2014, Vator News

Darlene Crane: Building prosperity in Oakland through Alliance for Community Development
April 17, 2014, Oakland Local

SBA, NBJC hold business convention for LGBTs of color
April 17, 2014, Bay Area Reporter

New mall in neglected East Oakland 'changing the community'
April 16, 2014, San Francisco Chronicle

Rosenblum Cellars Coming to Jack London Square
April 16, 2014, East Bay Express blog

Best Bike Shops In The East Bay
April 15, 2014, KPIX

Rosenblum Cellars Announces Move to Oakland’s Dynamic Jack London Square New Location
April 15, 2014, The Culinary Scoop

Pop-up Stores Build Local Economies Through Sharing
April 15, 2014, Resilience.org

Colliers International Q1 2014 Oakland Office Report
April 14, 2014, The Registry

Oaktech: Nicole Lazzaro: Pioneer game designer based in Oakland
April 14, 2014, Oakland Local

How do we we grow business in Oakland? Chamber panel shares answers, ideas
April 14, 2014, Oakland Local

Art meets Science at The Crucible in Oakland
April 14, 2014, The Daily Californian blog

Oaktech: Talking entrepreneurship with Impact Hub Oakland’s Ashara Ekundayo
April 12, 2014, Oakland Local

NIMBY Celebrates 10 Years of Supporting Small Scale and Holy-Cow-That's-Huge Art
April 10, 2014, PRWeb

Demand For Office Space Around Oakland Doubles
April 9, 2014, Socket Site

Dimond residents get updates on firehouse, Blockbuster sites
April 9, 2014, BANG/The Montclarion

Vigilent Expands Global Reach With Dedicated European Subsidiary
April 8, 2014, Green Technology News

Oakland, SF Children’s Hospitals To Carry Benioff Name After $100M Donation
April 8, 2014, KPIX

CRO Cafe Grows in Temescal Alley
April 9, 2014, East Bay Express

Blue Bottle Coffee buys Tonx, Handsome Coffee Roasters
April 7, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

Erin Kilmer-Neel: Oakland Grown founder works at building local sustainability in Oakland
April 4, 2014, Oakland Local

Oaktech: Yozio’s an Oakland startup that helps mobile apps succeed
April 3, 2014, Oakland Local

Sungevity raises $70 million
April 4, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

Oakland Small Businesses Receive Crowdfunding Loans Through Kiva Partnership
April 3, 2014, East Bay Express

Ale Industries debuts new production brewery in Oakland
April 3, 2014, Inside Scoop

Economic Summit in Oakland Friday Features Top Business & Gov’t Leaders, Local Youth
April 2, 2014, Greenlining Institute

Oaktech: Oakland mobile start-up Clef ends need for passwords
April 2, 2014, Oakland Local

Lake Merritt Plaza Changes Hands
April 2, 2014, GlobeSt.com

Oaktech: Oakland Vegan Soul Food Restaurant’s Expansion Plans
April 2, 2014, Oakland Local

Oakland rebrands in hopes of a tourist boost
April 2, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

Blue Bottle Founder & CEO on Oakland as a startup hub
March 31, 2014, Vator.TV

Tech startup scene starting to flourish in Oakland
March 30, 2014, San Francisco Chronicle

Oaktech: Oakland-based Rockbot moving into DeLauers Building, tripling staff
March 28, 2014, Oakland Local

Greenlining Institute Moves to Oakland
March 28, 2014, Oakland Post

Uptown Juice Company: Bringing local, cold-pressed juices to the Town–with a Kickstarter campaign!
March 28, 2014, Oakland Local

San Francisco Business Times' Real Estate Deals of the Year - March 28, 2014
Office sale/Inner East Bay (Winner): CBRE Investors’ sale of Oakland City Center
Affordable residential/Outside San Francisco (Winner): The Savoy
Infrastructure/Public-private (Winner): Caldecott Tunnel fourth bore
Financial (Winner): Brooklyn Basin
Financial (Finalist): Domain Apartments
Market-rate residential/Outside San Francisco (Winner): Bakery Lofts 3
Affordable residential/Outside San Francisco (Finalist): Terraza Palmera at St. Joseph's
Office sale/Inner East Bay (Finalist): I. Magnin building
Land/Outside San Francisco (Finalist): Temescal housing sites
Restaurant (Finalist): Tribune Tavern
 

Oaktech: Solar start-ups exploding in Oakland
March 27, 2014, Oakland Local

Many compelling stories, one vibrant city—this is Oakland
March 27, 2014, New York Amsterdam News

Foods Co opens in East Oakland at Foothill Square
March 26, 2014, Oakland Local

East Oakland welcomes new supermarket
March 26, 2014, Oakland Tribune

Foods Co. opens new store in East Oakland 'food desert'
March 25, 2014, East Bay Express

Why I moved Splash to Oakland from San Francisco
March 25, 2014, Vator.tv

Jack London Square Getting Bowling Alley/Beer Garden
March 24, 2014, SFEater

Food 4 Less To Open FoodsCo Supermarket In Oakland On Wednesday
March 21, 2014, The Shelby Report

Why Jean Quan's 10K Plan Is Eco-Friendly
March 12, 2014, East Bay Express

Brooklyn Basin Res Project Kicks Off
March 12, 2014, GlobeStreet

Developers to kick off work on Brooklyn Basin: Oakland's answer to Mission Bay
March 11, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

Oakland chef Tanya Holland ready for the big stage
March 10, 2014, San Francisco Chronicle

Oakland Mayor Quan unveiling her own 10,000-resident plan
March 5, 2014, San Francisco Chronicle

Safeway's three major renovation projects in Oakland still on amid talks of sale
March 5, 2014, The Montclarion

Oaktech: New property investments point to growth in Oakland tech
March 4, 2014, Oakland Local

Oakulture: The Coup’s Whiteboard Show at Pandora; Two New Co-Working Spaces Emphasize the Intersection of Tech and Culture
March 4, 2014, Oakland Local

How a Duo Turned a Food Blog Into a Niche Retail Business
March 3, 2014, Intuit Small Business Blog

The Other Boomtowns
March 3, 2014, San Francisco magazine

Mixed use development planned for Temescal
March 3, 2014, Oakland Local

First Quarter Looks Bright for Port of Oakland
March 2014, Bay Crossings

Lehman Signs on Signature Development Group for Oak Knoll Navy Hospital
March 2014, Oakland Magazine

Nikhil Arora: Co-founder, Back to the Roots
Feb. 28, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

Alejandro Velez: Co-founder, Back to the Roots
Feb. 28, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

Divco West snaps up Lake Merritt Plaza in Oakland
Feb. 27, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

UC Office of the President launches UC Oakland Partnership
Feb. 27, 2014, The Daily Californian

Oakland's Blue Bottle Cafe Blurs Work and Leisure
Feb. 27, 2014, Metropolis

With S.F. overheated, condo builders look to Oakland
Feb. 26, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

Vator Splash conference coming to Oakland May 2014
Feb. 26, 2014, Oakland Local

Solar industry jump-starts a revival in California
Feb. 26, 2014, New York Times

Designing a Pop-Up Model for Small-Business Success
Feb. 21, 2014, Intuit Small Business blog

A taste of Oakland in Sochi
Feb. 20, 2014, Oakland Local

Some day Silicon Valley will move north. Here’s why it should settle in Oakland
Feb. 17, 2014, Gigaom

Oakland: Impact Hub Oakland marks a new way to work and a new model for city's Broadway Auto Row
Feb. 12, 2014, Oakland Tribune

A Deep Bay Separates Oakland from San Francisco
Feb. 12, 2014, The Registry

New Co-Working Space Oakstop Focuses on Artistic Entrepreneurs
Feb. 12, 2014, East Bay Express

Downtown Oakland’s “good bones” — 4 assets in (and under) the city center
Feb. 11, 2014, Oakland Local

Strada strikes as development buzz builds around Oakland City Center
Feb. 10, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

Affordable Apartments And Retail To Rise On Grand Avenue
Feb. 10, 2014, SocketSite

How other tech hubs compare to San Francisco
Feb. 7, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

Groundwork starting to pay off in Oakland
Feb. 7, 2014, San Francisco Chronicle

Ramsell Corp. sells Oakland headquarters to San Francisco investor
Feb. 7, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

Get Fast, Oakland: East Bay Broadband Summit gets ready to ramp up internet speeds
Feb. 6, 2014, Oakland Local

Hydrapak Surges In Wholesale Distribution
Feb. 3, 2014, Endurance Sports Wire

Why Toy Startup GoldieBlox's Historic $4 Million Super Bowl Ad Win Matters
Feb. 2, 2014, Forbes

Oakland real estate company preparing for IPO
Jan. 31, 2014, KTVU

Big projects out of the gate in 2014
Jan. 31, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

Interior trends: Historic buildings reimagined
Jan. 31, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

Goldie Blox makes history with commercial spot for the Super Bowl
Jan. 30, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

Oakland-based Waypoint Homes finds its way to Wall Street
Jan. 30, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

Twitter's Evan Williams, Instagram's Kevin Systrom help pour $25 million into Blue Bottle coffee
Jan. 30, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

Investors pour $26 million into Blue Bottle
Jan. 30, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

Claremont Hotel in East Bay being eyed for purchase by Fairmont Hotel group
Jan. 30, 2014, Oakland Tribune

Office Demand Remains High in Oakland
Jan. 29, 2014, The Registry

STG Group wraps up $62 million deal in Oakland City Center
Jan. 29, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

Senior Co-Housing Project About to Go Up
Jan. 23, 2014, GlobeSt

Oakland business leaders press ahead with waterfront ballpark plan
Jan. 23, 2014, Oakland Tribune

Top three markets for apartment rent growth call Bay Area home
Jan. 22, 2014, San Francico Business Times

Phoenix Commons Breaks Ground on Bay Area's First Senior Cohousing Project
Jan. 22, 2014, FinWin.com

Group works to keep the A’s in Oakland with waterfront ballpark
Jan. 21, 2014, KTVU

Why East Bay office leasing could thrive in 2014
Jan. 16, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

Nautilus Group Investing on Oakland MF
Jan. 15, 2014, GlobeSt.com

New maritime director in Oakland tapped to grow market share
Jan. 15, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

Feed Your Soul: Visit Oakland Hosts Fourth Annual Oakland Restaurant Week
Jan. 15, 2014, The Culinary Scoop

SolarCity to accept small online investments
Jan. 15, 2014, San Francisco Chronicle

Nautilus Group ventures into Oakland's Temescal with more than 250 units
Jan. 14, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

Oakland wine trail: Six wineries to visit now
Jan. 14, 2014, San Jose Mercury News

Report: The Oakland Metro Market Draws Investor Attention in 2013
Jan. 13, 2014, The Registry

East Oakland Foothill Square opening and job fair: End of the food desert?
Jan. 13, 2014, Oakland Local

Largest Supermarket in East Bay to Open in Oakland’s Foothill Square
Jan. 13, 2014, Oakland Local

Oakland's Merritt Hotel to get $5 million face lift
Jan. 10, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

Fathom covers 3-D printing from A to Z
Jan. 10, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

Senior housing co-op breaks ground in Oakland 
Jan. 9, 2014, Oakland Tribune

Mosaic wins Verizon award, set to expand internationally 
Jan. 9, 2014, PV Magazine

Build a bot: Robotics for Fun helps you make cute things come alive
Jan. 8, 2014, San Francisco Bay Guardian

Oakland restaurant Box and Bells on verge of breakout
Jan. 5, 2014, San Francisco Chronicle

Oakland restaurant week draws newcomers
Jan. 3, 2014, San Francisco Business Times

Re-Occupy Oakland: How retailers, grocers, restaurateurs, developers, and others are working to rebuild Broadway
Jan. 2014, Oakland Magazine

Another City by the Bay Comes Into Its Own
Dec. 25, 2013, New York Times

The Nonprofit Shift
Dec. 25, 2013, East Bay Express

The Housing Resurgence
Dec. 25, 2013, East Bay Express

Foreign investors to revive Merritt Hotel in Oakland
Dec. 24, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

U.S. Immigration Investment Center Renovates Historic Oakland Hotel
Dec. 24, 2013, The Star Phoenix

Negotiations advance on sale of Sears building in downtown Oakland
Dec. 20, 2013, Oakland Tribune

New Oakland A's Stadium Rendering Surfaces
Dec. 16, 2013, NBC Bay Area

Oakland retailers move from popup to permanent
Dec. 16, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Alameda County Leads the Way in California Population Surge
Dec. 16, 2013, Alameda County EDA

Top 10 Turnaround Towns
Dec. 13, 2013, MyDesert.com

Oakland ballpark backers tout waterfront site
Dec. 16, 2013, San Francisco Chronicle

Oakland has a ballpark design that could sidestep some regulatory hurdles
Dec. 15, 2013, Oakland Local

Massive Housing Development Put on Fast Track in Oakland
Dec. 13, 2013, East Bay Express Blog

Oakland’s Renewed Broadway Corridor Creates 300 New Jobs, 30 New Businesses
Dec. 12, 2013, Calgary Herald

Oakland Startup Touts West African 'Superfood'
Dec. 11, 2013, East Bay Express

Oakland’s makers get organized
Dec. 9, 2013, Oakland North

Oakland developer plans incubator for hardware startups
Dec. 6, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

West Oakland Entitled Transit Site Marketed
Dec. 5, 2013, GlobeSt.com

Port of Oakland takes on projects to boost growth
Dec. 3, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

New warehouse space catering to changing demand
Dec. 3, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

After lull, housing heats up
Dec. 3, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Fresh crop of investors alters real estate landscape
Dec. 3, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Signature Development dreams big in Oakland
Dec. 3, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Indie retailers open doors to new shopping districts
Dec. 3, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Oakland’s top restaurateurs bullish on food scene
Dec. 3, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Lessons from Oakland's waterfront district
Dec. 3, 2013, Crosscut.com

Old Oakland: A business experiment in the making is unfolding in the historic district
Dec. 1, 2013, Oakland Tribune

Chop Bar's Chris Pastena talks up Oakland
Dec. 2013, Oakland Magazine

California: Oakland - Meet San Francisco’s cooler cousin
Nov. 30, 2013, The Independent

Local, independent stores offering deals for 'Plaid Friday'
Nov. 29, 2013, ABC 7

Oakland Construction Projects 2013
Nov. 29, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Jewelry retailer Chloe + Isabel leaves San Francisco for Oakland
Nov. 25, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

A's, Raiders ink lease extensions in Oakland
Nov. 25, 2013, Red Bluff Daily News

UC Press to sell Downtown Berkeley space, move to Oakland
Nov. 25, 2013, The Daily Californian

Oakland offers local shopping alternative to Black Friday
Nov. 21, 2013, Oakland Tribune

Ellis Partners Announces Acquisition of Iconic 1111 Broadway in Oakland City Center
Nov. 20, 2013, The Registry

Oakland’s Goldieblox disrupts the pink aisle for girls
Nov. 20, 2013, Oakland Local

Ellis Partners proposes two 20-story towers for Jack London Square
Nov. 15, 2013, San Francisco Business Times 

First Residential Building Breaks Ground at MacArthur Station
Nov. 15, 2013, The Registry

Bridge Housing breaks ground on 90 Oakland units
Nov. 14, 2013, San Francisco Chronicle

Bridge Housing breaks ground on 90 Oakland units
Nov. 14, 2013, en.parset.com

Madison Park Financial debuts Oakland's only new apartments this year
Nov. 11, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Wave of female chef/owners shape hot Oakland scene
Nov. 11, 2013, San Francisco Chronicle

Oakland: Lake Merritt area shopping district takes on a new look with a fresh generation of businesses
Nov. 10, 2013, Oakland Tribune

MobilityWorks Hosts Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for New Oakland Facility to Help People With Disabilities Find Mobility Solutions
Nov. 9, 2013, Chron.com

Port of Oakland goes electric to reduce diesel pollution
Nov. 9, 2013, Oakland Tribune

Building Robotics Lands $1.14M Seed Round From CCV, Google Ventures And Other Angel Investors
Nov. 8, 2013, Tech Investors News

Vigilent debuts Oakland headquarters in Uptown
Nov. 5, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Warriors sell 14,500 season tickets, set franchise record
Nov. 5, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Construction begins on Bay Area cargo hub 
Nov. 1, 2013, Sacramento Bee

First phase of massive $1.2 billion Oakland Army Base project begins
Nov. 3, 2013, Oakland Local

OAKLAND: Oakland Army Base gets new life
Nov. 1, 2013, KTVU

Oakland celebrates Army Base redevelopment
Nov. 1, 2013, Oakland Tribune

Project Underway To Transform Oakland Army Base Into Cargo Hub
Nov. 1, 2013, KPIX

JRDV Urban drives fresh vision for Oakland
Nov. 1, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Former Oakland Army Base kicks off $500 million first phase
Oct. 31, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Oaklandish swells with Oakland love, opens new store and warehouse
Oct. 31, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Beet Generation brings fresh juice to Temescal Farmer’s Market
Oct. 31, 2013, Oakland North

Numi Organic Tea's brother-and-sister brewers
Oct. 31, 2013, Fortune

In Oakland – Local News, Information, Events and Photos - Urban Manufacturers delight in Oakland’s industrial arts
Oct. 30, 2013, SFGate.com

Eight Acre North Oakland Development Set To Break New Ground
Oct. 30, 2013, SocketSite

Office tenants gobble up cheap Oakland buildings
Oct. 29, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Two investors snap up buildings, complete the sale of Oakland City Center
Oct. 28, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Developer turns two rundown Oakland hotels into new housing
Oct. 22, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

San Francisco exodus is Oakland's golden opportunity
Oct. 21, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Watch how Oakland Raiders' fans rallied for Coliseum City
Oct. 16, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Oakland event highlights the vitality of Latino businesses
Oct. 16, 2013, San Francisco Chronicle

Why Oakland Coffee Matters
Oct. 15, 2013, Sprudge.com

Oakland's former I. Magnin building goes from almost empty to nearly full
Oct. 14, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Big money investors may help Oakland keep teams
Oct. 8, 2013, ABC 7

Entrepreneur finds foreign investors to bring jobs to Oakland
Oct. 8, 2013, Oakland Tribune

Oakland's Bid to Become a Solar-Power Hub
Oct. 7, 2013, National Journal

Oakland's Coliseum City project could cost $2 billion
Oct. 3, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Investors dive into Oakland Coliseum City plan
Oct. 2, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

490,000-SF Oakland Office Changes Hands
Oct. 2, 2013, GlobeStreet.com

Deep pocketed investors sign up for Coliseum City
Oct. 1, 2013, Oakland Tribune

Investor buys Oakland City Center tower, largest Oakland office deal this year
Sept. 30, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

New shops creating buzz on Grand Avenue
Sept. 28, 2013, Oakland Tribune

Hacker Scouts launches campaign to fund permanent space in Oakland
Sept. 26, 2013, Oakland Local

OakTech: Oakland’s Pandora Media in Wall Street’s spotlight
Sept. 25, 2013, Oakland Local

Strada Enters Oakland Market with a Big Buy
Sept. 25, 2013, GlobeSt.com

Revolution Foods’ Quest to Pack More Nutrition Into Kids’ Lunchboxes
September 19, 2013, Bloomberg Businessweek

Proposal calls for overhauling Rockridge Shopping Center
September 19, 2013, Oakland Tribune

Hotel demand thriving in three secondary U.S. markets
September 19, 2013, Travel Weekly

Strada buying two buildings in Oakland City Center
September 18, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Oakland solar company Mosaic crowdsources the sun
September 16, 2013, San Jose Mercury News

Bridge Housing starts first housing project at MacArthur BART
September 13, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Domain Apartment Property Sells for $103M
September 11, 2013, GlobeSt.com

Premier Business Centers to Open Its First Oakland Location at Lake Merritt Plaza
September 10, 2013, EnhancedOnlineNews.com

Oakland business owners access credit through Kiva Zip
September 10, 2013, Oakland North

Sprouts to spur development on Broadway in Oakland
September 9, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

East Bay Poised for Spillover Office Demand
August 23, 2013, Rentv.com

Made in Oakland: How one city turned into an art and maker mecca
August 21, 2013, TechHive.com

Lunchables, the Lunchbox King, Faces a Rival Vowing Higher-Quality Fare 
August 21, 2013, New York Times

Port of Oakland bets on big changes to steer global commerce to Bay Area
August 21, 2013, Oakland Tribune

Bay Area rental pendulum swings to condos
August 18, 2013, San Francisco Chronicle

America’s 10 hottest housing markets
August 14, 2013, MarketWatch

So You Want to Start a Food Business
August 14, 2013, East Bay Express

Thousands of Latino entrepreneurs gather in Oakland for business conference
August 13, 2013, Oakland Tribune

New Lifestyle Brand Creates Shoppable Digital Magazine to Do Good
August 6, 2013, Benzinga.com

Oakland’s makers and manufacturers seek to grow qualified workers through new programs
August 5, 2013, Oakland Local

GoldieBlox and the 500 toy retailers
August 2, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Iconic I. Magnin building in downtown Oakland is sold
August 1, 2013, Oakland Tribune

Oakland Made
July-August 2013, Metropoilis

Oakland Army Base: New logistics center will increase trade
July 27, 2013, Oakland Local

Children's Hospital's $450 million plan for rebuild begins EIR process
July 26, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Kiva Zip teams up with City of Oakland to offer small business loans
July 26, 2013, Oakland Local

BrightSource raises $15 million in equity and note offering
July 25, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

East Bay duo's nail polish is a runaway hit in its market
July 24, 2013, Oakland Tribune

Pandora brings a tech crowd to Oakland for its “Road Crew” internship program
July 24, 2013, Oakland Local

Oakland business honored for leading way in capital funding
July 23, 2013, Oakland Tribune

Kitchen of Champions program trains Oakland workers in culinary trades
July 22, 2013, Oakland Local

Oakland will host Second National Convening of the Urban Manufacturing Alliance (UMA) this fall
July 19, 2013, Oakland Local

Port of Oakland to Create New Mega-Terminal to Enhance Competitiveness
July 19, 2013, Port Release

SSA Terminals (Oakland) Invests in Oakland’s Future
July 18, 2013, EON.com

America's Leading Venture Capital Area Codes
July 18, 2013, Atlantic City

Oakland Made
July/August 2013, Metropolis

Mayor, business community pull together to give Oakland youth summer jobs
July 17, 2013, Oakland Local

Oakland: Craft beer trend helps rebuild neighborhoods
July 16, 2013, Oakland Tribune

Health food store celebrates 80 years in Oakland
July 16, 2013, Oakland Tribune

Tom Henderson's Chinese empire
July 12, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Speaking the world’s language
July 12, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Port settlement approved, clearing Oakland stadium hurdle
July 11, 2013, Chico Enterprise-Record

A global capital of solar ideas – with an Aussie accent
July 10, 2013, RenewEconomy.com

The Spirit of Community Shows in the Best of Oakland's Design Scene
July 7, 2013, 7X7

The Clorox Company celebrates a bright, shiny century in Oakland
July 5, 2013, Oakland Local

Safeway at Claremont and College in Oakland to close on Monday
July 5, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Sungevity Raises $15 Million
July 5, 2013, PEHub

From Pop-Up to Permanent
July 2013, SPUR

Darlene Rios Drapkin on Oakland's Urban Transformation
June 24, 2013, Oakland Local

Building the creative class: city officials suggest this is key to Oakland's future
June 23, 2013, Oakland Local

Downtown Oakland and Lake Merritt/Uptown District Associations Report Renewed Growth in 2012, Positive Outlook for 2013
June 24, 2013, The Registry

Bay Area's First Senior Cohousing Community Launches in Oakland
June 17, 2013, Green Technology

Highland Care Pavilion opens at Highland Hospital in Oakland
June 14, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Signature Group tackles huge Oakland projects
June 14, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Signature Development takes on Oak Knoll redevelopment in Oakland
June 12, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Oakland, Calif., Has Never Been Better: Here Are Ten Reasons Why
June 11, 2013, The Huffington Post

Downtown Oakland honored for new businesses, walkability
June 11, 2013, Oakland Tribune

State honors Oaklandish with 'Small Business of the Year' award
June 11, 2013, Oakland Tribune

Developers complete $18 million purchase of Oakland's Brooklyn Basin
June 10, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Port of Oakland Closes Escrow with Development Partners on Brooklyn Basin Property
June 10, 2013, Port Release

Children’s Hospital & Research Center Oakland Maintains Competitive Edge in Research Funding
June 10, 2013, NewsWise

US-China summit: California welcomes rise of Asian giant
June 6, 2013, BBC

California draws up more deals with China
June 6, 2013, China Daily

ConAgra Mills Unveils Upgraded Sustainable Facility
June 5, 2013, Food Product Design

SF Bay Area's 12 Hottest Restaurant Openings
June 4, 2013, Zagat

Oakland News: Forge Adds Brunch, Smitten Coming to Rockridge (Maybe!), Hive Cafe and Cafe 3016 Open
June 4, 2013, Tablehopper.com

ConAgra Mills Unveils Expanded Capacity, Sustainability Initiatives at Historic Oakland Mill during Community Celebration
May 30, 2013, Reuters

New Oakland port director to focus on customer
May 31, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

All-cash buyers winning the war in Calif.'s booming housing market
May 28, 2013, CBS News

Oakland Museum of Calif.: Grand reopening
May 26, 2013, San Francisco Chronicle

Oakland named 'most exciting' city in United States
May 25, 2013, ABC7

Streetcars Might Make a Comeback in Oakland
May 24, 2013, East Bay Express blog

Oakland Building Green Business insert
May 24, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Gordon & Rees Oakland lease: First sign of S.F. flight?
May 24, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Oakland waits for hotels to check in
May 24, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Oakland's real estate market heats up
May 23, 2013, ABC7

Oakland a Hot Tech Startup Hub
May 23, 2013, NBC Bay Area

Oakland ranks No. 11 on list of best cities for tech startups
May 23, 2013, Oakland North

A16 Oakland Opens Next Week
May 23,2013, Zagat.com

America’s Best New BBQ
Travel + Leisure

Best Sandwiches in the US
Food & Wine

Town Crier: Oakland named nation's most exciting city? Yes!
May 23, 2013, The Montclarion

Port of Oakland names new executive director
May 23, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Oakland looks to give micro-loans to small businesses
May 21, 2013, ABC 7

Oakland Startups May Tap Into Kiva Micro-Lending
May 21, 2013, NBC Bay Area

Review: FuseBOX electrifies West Oakland
May 21, 2013, Oakland Tribune
 

Oakland Ranked #4 among America’s top 20 urban destinations with nature opportunities by TravelNerd
May 22, 2013, Examiner.com

Drummond: New Foothill Square positive development for East Oakland
May 20, 2013, Oakland Tribune

Satellite Housing keeps busy with $58 million Oakland investment
May 17, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Bold move: Doug Leeds pivots Ask.com to profits
May 17, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Embarcadero Pacific bets ‘quality sells’ in Oakland
May 3, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

The 10 Most Exciting Cities in America
May 2, 2013, Movoto

Craft beers thrive in Oakland once again
May 2, 2013, Oakland Local

Brand strategy agency creates positive feelings in, about Oakland
April 30, 2013, Oakland Local

Economic Revival To Transform West Oakland Historic Factory
April 28, 2013, The RegistrySF

Construction starts on Oakland's Lampwork Lofts after 27 years' wait
April 26, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Oakland buildings hit block
April 26, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Brooklyn Basin Deal Gives Oakland a Boost
April 24, 2013, Wall Street Journal

CBRE Investors to sell three buildings in Oakland City Center
April 24, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Oakland's Paramount Theatre shines brightly 40 years after restoration efforts preserved the historic art deco building
April 24, 2013, Oakland Tribune

Oakland startup helping small businesses ‘pop up’ around town
April 23, 2013, Oakland North via SFGate.com

Eastern Promises
April 23, 2013, Wall Street Journal

Oakland BBQ joint creating a buzz
April 21, 2013, KTVU

Chinese buy-in fuels Signature Properties
April 19, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

City of Oakland partners with Popuphood to help revitalize downtown
April 19, 2013, Oakland Local

12 Companies Considered 'Best for the World'
April 17, 2013, Forbes

Why the Oak-to-Ninth Housing Project Is Coming at Just the Right Time
April 17, 2013, East Bay Express

Blue Bottle to Open Biggest Shop Yet in Historic Oakland Showroom
April 17, 2013, Inside Scoop SF

Oakland company bridges writing and tech with the Smartpen
April 16, 2013, Oakland North

China Developer Joins Signature in $1.5 Billion U.S. Project
April 11, Bloomberg

Brown Touts Chinese Investment as Visit Begins
April 11, ABC News

Brown unveils Oakland waterfront deal
April 11, 2013, San Francisco Chronicle

Chinese firm revives dormant waterfront plan
April 11, 2013, Oakland Tribune

Chinese Developer to Relaunch Oakland Waterfront Project
April 11, 2013, KQED

Oak to Ninth to break ground with $1.5 billion Chinese investment
April 10, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Brown touts $1.5-billion Chinese investment in Oakland project
April 10, 2013, Los Angeles Times

Oakland waterfront project jump-started by Chinese investor
April 10, 2013, Oakland Tribune

Governor Announces $1.5 Billion Oakland Development
April 10, 2013, NBC7

Oakland ‘Brooklyn Basin’ waterfront development to launch with investor funds
April 10, 2013, City Media Release

Pandora is Now 200 Million Music Fans Strong
April 9, 2013, Pandora Press Release

Mosaic gets approval to offer $100 million in solar investments
April 9, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

String of Leasing Deals Strengthens Oakland Market
April 9, 2013, National Real Estate Investor Online

Revolution Foods served an additional $17 million
April 8, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

2013 PROPEL Business Growth Program kicks off with Oakland entrepreneurs
April 8, 2013, Oakland Local

FoodMaxx opens in East Oakland
April 3, 2013, Oakland Tribune

Oakland Trendsetter Sherri McMullen On Life and Style Across the Bay
April 3, 2013, 7x7

Oakland seniors team up with district associations to make it easier to get around
April 3, 2013, Oakland North

California Travel: Trendy Oakland rises with great food and shops
April 3, 2013, Toronto Star

Coming Soon: A Supermarket in West Oakland
April 2, 2013, KQED

Oakland Art Scene Goes Big
April 3, 2013, East Bay Express

Popular website reports Rockridge is #1 in the Bay for 'creative class' workers; Oakland #1 for 'working class'
April 2, 2013, Oakland Local

Coffee Beyond the Same Old Grind
March 29, 2013, The Wall Street Journal

Tribune Tavern takes shape in Oakland
March 29, 2013, Inside Scoop

Popuphood shop Umami Mart signs a long-term lease in Old Oakland
March 28, 2013, Oakland North

Staycation for the Foodie
March 27, 2013, East Bay Express

Street Food Grows Up
March 27, 2013, East Bay Express

Port of Stockton and Port of Oakland to engage in new barge service
March 27, 2013, All56.com

About The Bay: Bay Area Couple Brews Mobile Coffee Concept
March 26, 2013, KCBS

B-School Startup: Turning Coffee Grounds Into Food
March 26, 2013, Bloomberg BusinessWeek

Best office lease/Inner East Bay: Ask.com
March 22, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Best office sale/Outside of San Francisco
March 22, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Finalist: Casa Magna Apartments
March 22, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Finalist: Clinton Commons
March 22, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Owner LBA Realty seeks plan to fill East Bay vacancy
March 22, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Madison Park to start loft project
March 22, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Mosaic Makes Investing in Solar Energy Possible for Anyone With $25
March 19, 2013, 7x7

Lake Merritt/Uptown & Downtown Oakland Ambassadors Reward Good Samaritans & Promote Oakland Businesses
March 19, 2013, The Registry SF

Growing Internet radio station Pandora plans for new Oakland jobs
March 18, 2013, Oakland North

Introducing: Steel Wool Games
March 18, 2013, Gamasutra.com

Oakland Among Top Cities for Tech Startups
March 18, 2013, NBC Bay Area

Henderson snaps up another Oakland landmark
March 15, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Spec logistics center in Oakland looks for first tenants 
March 15, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

It’s the food: Eateries feed Oakland rise 
March 15, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

5 best markets to sell a home
March 14, 2013, CNN/Money

Chris Pastena Starts an Oakland Restaurant Empire
March 13, 2013, Yum SFStation

Accelerated Growth in E-commerce Instigates new ‘Next Generation’ Logistics Facilities near Oakland
March 11, 2013, The Registry

Leasing Healthy In Oakland’s Uptown & Downtown Benefit Districts
March 11, 2013, The Registry

Oakland Becoming Hot Market for Landlords
March 9, 2013, KGO AM

Oakland Leasing Healthy, Becomes “Cool Place”
March 7, 2013, GlobeSt.com

DDR Corp. buys Oakland Whole Foods near Lake Merritt
March 6, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

No Bursting This Bubble
March 6, 2013, RealEstateBixnow.com

Oakland picks directors for planning and economic development
March 4, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Priced out: Nonprofits flee San Francisco for Oakland
February 22, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Safeway to reinvent Oakland's Broadway store
February 22, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Bay Area For-Sale Inventory of Homes Plummets At Three Times National Rate
February 7, 2013, The Registry

Cerexa to Expand to 50,000 SF in CIM Tower
February 5, 2013, GlobeSt.com

Oakland embraces technology to increase City Hall efficiency
February 5, 2013, ABC7

Oakland welcomes tech help to improve transparency
February 5, 2013, Oakland Tribune

Job Training Center Gives 2nd Chance To Workers Building Bay Bridge
February 3, 2013, CBS5

Stakeholders Debate Density at Lake Merritt Area Plan Meeting
February 1, 2013, Oakland Local

Awards ceremony honors innovative East Bay health, tech and design companies
February 1, 2013, Oakland North

Oakland 'Coliseum City' Receives More Funding: $1 Million Approved For Study
January 28, 2013, Huffington Post

SKS granted extension on big Oakland tower
January 25, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Oakland startup builds “social democracy” app
January 24, 2013, Oakland North

Oakland's New Parkway: Building community one movie at a time
January 24, 2013, Oakland Local

Changes to Food Truck Ordinance Approved By City Council
January 22, 2013, Oakland Local

Forge Nears Opening at Jack London Square
January 22, 2013, Yum blog

Oakland proposes turning part of Snow Park into dog park
January 22, 2013, Oakland Tribune

5 Best coffee shops in the U.S.
January 22, 2013, She Knows Travel

'Locally Inspired' mixer to focus on connecting Oakland small businesses
January 21, 2013, Oakland Local

Panel of local food entrepreneurs kicks off Oakland’s third annual Restaurant Week
January 21, 2013, SFGate.com

Crucible fashion show fires it up
January 20, 2013, San Francisco Chronicle

Crossroads Cafe opens in Golden Gate neighborhood
January 18, 2013, Oakland Local

Duende opens in Oakland
January 18, 2013, San Francisco Chronicle

Port of Oakland completes shore power project’s first phase
Port Technology International

Ask.com finds the answer to a strong comeback
January 18, 2013, Green Bay Press Gazette

Merger is a win for Oakland 
January 18, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

UC Regents give UCSF Medical Center OK to move forward with Children's Oakland affiliation
January 18, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Federal Realty Buys Oakland Retail for $54M
January 16, 2013, National Real Estate Investor

Broadway-Valdez area "micro-housing" moving ahead in Community and Economic Development planning
January 16, 2013, Oakland Local

Clorox Completes Sale-Leaseback of Oakland HQ
January 16, 2013, CoStar

Interview: Chris Pastena, Oakland’s insta-empire-builder
January 16, 2013, InsideScoopSF

Duende Drops Tonight in Oakland
January 16, 2013, Zagat

Little Star Expanding to Grand Avenue in Oakland
January 16, 2013, GrubStreetSF

Oakland-based Sungevity raises $125 million
January 16, 2013, InsideBayArea 

Dancing on the ceiling: Modern dancers take to the sky
January 15, 2013, CBS News

With 90 Percent of Office Space Under Lease, Jack London Square Remains Oakland's Exclusive Hot Spot for Waterfront Office Amenities
January 15, 2013, SFGate.com

Edible Pill Bar Code to Crack Down on Counterfeits
January 9, 2013, NBC Bay Area

Spanish Eyes: Three Ways to Approach Duende
January 9, 2013, UrbanDaddy.com

Weekly Dish: The Ramen Shop Opens
January 9, 2013, Diablo blog

Ramen Shop Brings Chez Panisse Pedigreed Noodles to Oakland
January 9, 2013, Zagat blog

GT Nexus and TradeCard merge to form large cloud-based network
January 9, 2013, BobsGuide.com

Oakland on top 12 list for art, not crime
January 8, 2013, San Francisco Chronicle

Inner City Advisors moves to Jack London Square
January 8, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Oakland Restaurant Week highlights city's culinary offerings and its landmarks
January 6, 2012, Oakland Tribune

Inside Duende, Opening This Month; BONUS: The Menu
January 4, 2013, SFEater.com

The Forge, a New Pizzeria, Opening at Jack London Square in Late January
January 4, 2013, GrubStreet

Miss Pearl’s Jam House officially closing Sunday in Jack London Square; Lungomare en route
January 4, 2013, Inside Scoop

Asking prices and rents show gains in December nationally and locally
January 3, 2013, Washington Post

Don’t Blink You Might Miss the Shopping Gem of Temescal Alley
January-February 2013, Alameda Magazine

New Parkway's script still reads eclectic
January 3, 2013, San Francisco Chronicle

Five Oakland Openings to Anticipate
January 3, 2013, SF Weekly

Federal Realty buys East Bay shopping center for $53.7M
January 2, 2013, San Francisco Business Times

Oakland company rolls out Roqbot, a social jukebox app for deejaying in-store music
January 2, 2013, Oakland North

BART to Oakland airport connector making progress
December 31, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

Oakland buyers target Class B buildings
December 28, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

Laney’s Green Jobs Education works for sustainability, social justice and sound economics
December 20, 2012, Oakland Local

Oakland's Tanya Holland Awarded "Chef of the Year" in California
December 19, 2012, Visit Oakland Press Release

Hello delicious - Miss Ollie’s opens in Oakland
December 19, 2012, Examiner.com

The Year of the Boutique
December 19, 2012, East Bay Express

Best Bites of 2012
December 19, 2012, East Bay Express
 
Businesses, city leaders say in Oakland, economy is rebounding
December 18, 2012, Oakland North via SFGate.com

Now serving: sea salt pita chips and sesame chicken salad at SF schools
December 18, 2012, City Insider blog on SFGate.com

Westcore Properties Acquires Tower In Downtown Oakland
December 14, 2012, PRWeb via SFGate.com

Henderson picks up fourth Oakland building in a year
December 14, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

East Bay condo market rebounds, inventory shrinks
December 14, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

For lease: 1221 Broadway in Oakland, A.K.A. the Clorox building
December 12, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

Kaiser Permanente gives $5 million to Children's Hospital in Oakland
December 11, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

Solar Mosaic unveils fourth Oakland solar installation, unveils new finance model
December 12, 2012, Oakland Local

Clorox agrees to sell longtime Oakland HQ 
December 7, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

Oakland, merchants urging shoppers to buy local
December 6, 2012, Oakland Tribune

A look inside The New Parkway
December 6, 2012, Oakland North

Oakland port seeks design-build contractor, rail operator for new yard
December 6, 2012, Progressive Railroading

Weekly Dish: East Bay Rising!
December 5, 2012, Diablo Blog

Rib-sticking soul food: Four of the best Oakland places to get it
December 4, 2012, Berkley Blog

Oakland Local honors four local leaders with first annual Community Voices Awards
December 4, 2012, Oakland Local

Lease Signed: Chris Pastena's "High-End Mexican" Spot 
December 4, 2012, SFEater.com

Sarah Kirnon opens Miss Ollie’s in Old Oakland
December 4, 2012, InsideScoopSF

Where to satisfy your hunger after Art Murmur/First Fridays
December 4, 2012, Oakland Local 

Port of Oakland Reaches Milestone in Shore Power Implementation
December 3, 2012, Port release

Planning, preparations underway for new Uptown Art Park in Oakland
December 3, 2012, Oakland North

OpenOakland brigade encourages collaboration between government and community using technology
December 3, 2012, Oakland North

Oakland, S.F. low-income projects shine
December 3, 2012, San Francisco Chronicle

East Bay developer Jim Ellis leads revival of Oakland's Jack London Square
December 3, 2012, Oakland Tribune

Signature has Grand plans on Broadway
November 30, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

Oakland Structures 2012
November 30, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

Oakland Structures 2012 map
November 30, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

New Restaurant Watch: Box and Bells on College
November 28, 2012, Piedmont Patch

Projects in the Pipeline for 2013
November 28, 2012, East Bay Express

The Oakland '09ers
November 28, 2012, East Bay Express

Oakland Lures Holiday Shoppers With Free Saturday Parking
November 26, 2012, KCBS

Start-up launches ‘Explore Oakland’ loyalty card campaign for local restaurants
November 26, 2012, Oakland Local

Oakland’s Plaid Friday offers localized shopping alternatives to Black Friday
November 21, 2012, Oakland North 

Fauna in Oakland complements adjacent Flora
November 21, 2012, San Francisco Chronicle 

Holiday shoppers urged to keep it local
November 21, 2012, San Francisco Chronicle 

AC Transit takes BRT shelter designs to the public
November 16, 2012, Oakland North

Henderson snaps up third Oakland building
November 16, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

Developer plans 28-story tower for Oakland’s Uptown
November 2, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

CallSocket, which nabbed Tribune Tower, buys again
November 2, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

Housing on the way
November 2, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

Foods Co. to build new Foothill Square store in East Oakland
November 2, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

Council approves labor agreement for Oakland Army Base redevelopment
October 31, 2012, Oakland Blog on SFGate.com

Oakland revived by Art Murmur
November 1, 2012, The Daily Californian

Oakland Moves Forward With Plans For Former Army Base
October 31, 2012, KCBS

Oakland: Meet the Brooklyn of the West
October 29, 2012, The Globe and Mail

Ask.com strategy shift starts to pay off
October 26, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

Mayor Quan says Oakland 'is on the upswing'
October 24, 2012, KTVU

BrightSource Energy Raises More Than $80 Million of Additional Equity Financing
October 24, 2012, Barron's

Sidebar
October 24, 2012, Wall Street Journal

Oakland Army Base deal signed Tuesday
October 24, 2012, Oakland Tribune

At Oakland's Abandoned Army Base, a Jobs Plan Brings Hope to Locals
October 23, 2012, Yes! Magazine

Savor Oakland, a New Local Food Tour, Launches Next Week
October 17, 2012, East Bay Express

Blue Bottle Coffee raises $20 million
October 16, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

Tech legend sees SoMa -- in Oakland
October 12, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

Leasing, new restaurant boost Tribune Tower
October 12, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

Design as Balm for a Community’s Soul
October 11, 2012, New York Times

What to Do in Oakland
October 2012, Conde Nast Traveler

Roots of Success
October 5, 2012, Vision Hispana

First Fridays celebrate Oakland art
October 5, 2012, Laney Tower

Oakland's Flora Sprouts Fauna, A New Bar Next Door
October 5, 2012, SFEater.com

Business Jet Center adds large hangar at Oakland International
October 5, 2012, Business Airport International

East Bay embraces new, shuns old industrial space
October 5, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

Oakland's Alpi squeezes out profits
October 5, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

Affordable Housing Associates wrap up 70-unit senior housing project in Oakland
October 2, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

Bridge Housing Wants to Bring Oakland's Central Station Back to Life
October 2, 2012, SF.Curbed.com

FedEx set to deliver in Oakland
September 28, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

Oakland Named Among America's 50 Best Cities
September 26, 2012, Bloomberg Businessweek

James Syhabout Has A New Oakland Restaurant on The Way
September 24, 2012, Zagat

A la Carte: Borgo Italia opens in Oakland
September 24, 2012, Bay Area News Group

Portal in Oakland: Scenic Beer Garden
September 19, 2012, San Francisco Chronicle

Nido Brings Farm To Table Mexican To Jack London District
September 19, 2012, Grub Street SF

Anya Fernald brings fresh food to Oakland
September 17, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

On the road with the Steelers: You may leave your heart in Oakland, Calif.
September 16, 2012, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

BART breathes new life into Lake Merritt station
September 14, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

Oakland logistics center project creates job gusher
September 14, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

Bay Area researchers develop new nutrition bar
september 13, 2012, ABC7

In the Bay Area, Downtown Pop-Ups Turn Permanent
September 12, 2012, Next American City

Children's Hospital Oakland to celebrate 100th birthday
September 12, 2012, MedicalNews.com

Oakland Group Holding Fundraiser To Save City's Sports Teams
September 11, 2012, KPIX

Oakland: More Hip Than You Think
September 8, 2012, The Sacramento Bee

Five Within Five: Oakland Uptown restaurants
September 4 2012, Bay Area News Group

Your Ultimate Guide to Uptown Oakland
September 4, 2012, Refinery29.com

Night Owl: A look behind the evolution in Old Oakland
September 1, 2012, Oakland Tribune

5 Fresh Spots for the Design Lover in Oakland’s Temescal Neighborhood
September 1, 2012, California Home Design

Portfolio pioneers retail at Oakland Auto Row
August 31, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

Rick Holliday, king of the condos
August 30, 2012, San Francisco Chronicle

After transforming Oakland's downtown, three temporary spaces secure long-term locations
August 29, 2012, Oakland Local

Pandora expands Oakland office space in CIM Group tower
August 30, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

The Clorox Company Lights Up the Downtown Oakland Skyline; Unveils New Rooftop Signs for Corporate Headquarters
August 21, 2012, ProductionHUB

Foodie Hub Kick-Starts One West Oakland Neighborhood
August 16, 2012, Good Cities

Alameda County Girls Inc. expanding operations to historic building in downtown Oakland
August 2, 2012, Oakland Tribune

The Other Side of San Fran Bay: Discover Oakland
July 31, 2012, New York Times

Oakland celebrates groundbreaking for renovation of historic California Hotel
July 27, 2012, Oakland North

Oakland's California Hotel to receive $35 million renovation
July 26, 2012, Oakland Local

Oakland updates its past as food production center
July 20, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

The Perfect Bagel Is Engineered in California
July 15, 2012, Wired

Celebrating the 'workhorse' Bay Bridge
July 14, 2012, San Francisco Chronicle

Artists finding strength in numbers
July 14, 2012, San Francisco Chronicle

Through Oakland mural project, a superhero is born
July 13, 2012, Oakland North

Blue Bottle Teaches Its Talent to New York
July 11, 2012, NBC Bay Area

Bakesale Betty Nominated for Manliest Restaurants in America by Men's Health
July 11, 2012, SF Weekly Blog

Oakland-based Pandora reports big increase in listeners
July 10, 2012, Los Angeles Daily News

Oakland Coliseum gets new management deal
July 6, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

Rent jumps 15% in San Francisco, 11% in Oakland in last year
July 3, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

The Restaurant That's Changing the Face of Gritty West Oakland
June 2012, O, The Oprah Magazine

Girls Inc. hosts groundbreaking ceremony for future move to Oakland
June 29, 2012, Oakland North

Oakland builds on industrial muscle
June 29, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

UC Berkeley installing first CO2 sensor network in Oakland
June 27, 2012, UC Berkeley News Center

UC Berkeley to install 40 carbon dioxide sensors in Oakland
June 27, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

With redevelopment's end, Bay Area cities scramble to keep grand plans alive
Jun 27, 2012, SF Public Press

Hopscotch Skips Into Uptown Oakand
June 27, 2012, Zagat.com

Army Base construction could start in next year
June 22, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

New use for old Army base
June 21, 2012, San Francisco Chronicle

Pods Sprout in Oakland
June 20, 2012, SFStation.com

City Council Greenlights Oakland Army Base Project
June 20, 2012, Press Release

Oakland City Council Unanimously Approves Army Base Development Plan
June 20, 2012, KCBS

Oakland seals deal to redevelop former Army base
June 20, 2012, San Diego Union-Tribune

Congresswoman Barbara Lee Announces $15 Million TIGER Grant Award for the Port of Oakland
June 20, 2012, TMCNet.com

Oakland OKs $1B army base deal
June 20, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

Council approves $1 billion Oakland Army Base deal
June 20, 2012, Oakland Tribune

Broadway Shuttle Reaches One Millionth Passenger Served in Under Two Years
June 19, 2012, Press Release

Protopappas: The lone builder
June 15, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

$45M Mixed-Use Project To Employ 500 People
June 14, 2012, GlobeSt.com

Art & Soul Oakland announces lineup
6/14/2012, Oakland Tribune

New Foods Co. to open in revamped Foothill Square in East Oakland in early 2013
6/14/2012, Oakland Tribune

Oakland Army Base development clears hurdle
June 13, 2012, Oakland Tribune

Ralphs Grocery Acquires 4.95 Acres as Part of Redevelopment of Foothill Square in Oakland
June 8, 2012, Press Release

Creative overflow: Tenants’ next stop for stylish digs is Oakland
June 8, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

Le Cheval review: Oakland restaurant reopens
June 7, 2012, San Francisco Chronicle

Caña in Oakland has good food - and rum
June 7, 2012, San Francisco Chronicle

Beer Revolution: Fun for the Whole Family
May 30, 2012, East Bay Express

Washington Street, Old Oakland
May 17, 2012, San Francisco Chronicle

Oakland's Bike to Work Day breaks new records
May 11, 2012, Oakland Local

Why Startups Hella Love Oakland
May 2, 2012, Fast Company

The City of Oakland Leads Nation in Real Estate Recovery
KTVU

Top 10 metros with greatest drop in for-sale inventory
April 17, 2012, InMan.com

Oakland Chinatown faces upscale future
April 15, 2012, San Francisco Chronicle

American Cities are Revitalizing Their Downtowns and Recreating Their Profiles: City of Believers: Oakland
March 28, 2012, National Real Estate Investor

Real Estate Deals of the Year: Winner/Best office lease, inner East Bay: Sungevity
March 23, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

Real Estate Deals of the Year: Winner/best new retail: Infiniti/Nissan of Oakland dealerships
March 23, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

Real Estate Deals of the Year: Finalist/best new retail: Target Oakland/Emeryville
March 23, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

Real Estate Deals of the Year: Winner/best residential, market rate new: Domain by Alta
March 23, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

Real Estate Deals of the Year: Winner/best restaurant, East Bay: Haven
March 23, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

Oakland city leaders announce Coliseum makeover
March 7, 2012, KGO-TV

Oakland tries to entice sports teams to stay
March 7, 2012, KRON

Oakland rolls our renovation plans aimed at keeping sports teams
March 7, 2012, KCBS 

Oakland’s plan to keep its sports teams
March 7, 2012, NBC Bay Area

Council approves plan to keep A's, Raiders and Warriors in Oakland
March 7, 2012, Oakland Tribune

Oakland nears move to revitalize Coliseum area
March 7, 2012, San Francisco Chronicle

$8 Million Renovation Begins at Oakland Convention Center
March 7, 2012, SFGate.com 

Oakland Zoo Unveils New Giraffe Barn
March 7, 2012, PRWeb

Oakland's Art Murmur draws all ages to events, showings across city
March 5, 2012, Oakland Local

The more restaurants in an area, the better
February 29, 2012, Inside Scoop SF

Faz Oakland is Persian, Italian, and more
February 28, 2012, Oakland Tribune

Leave your heart wherever, but eat in Oakland
February 26, 2012, The Boston Globe

Redevelopment staff reshuffled in Oakland
February 24, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

Oakland Tribune plans return to city’s downtown
February 24, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

10 great places to be hosted by celebrities
February 23, 2012, USA Today

Children’s Hospital Oakland rethinks seismic plans, plans a $425M rebuild and retrofit
February 23, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

Oscar watch: Five must-see film sites
February 23, 2012, CNN

Street Date: Embarcadero, Oakland
February 23, 2012, San Francisco Chronicle

Haven: Big Portions, Bold Flavors Have Mass Appeal
February 22, 2012, SF Weekly

Navis Leases 35,000 SF in Oakland
February 22, 2012, CoStar.com

5 Oakland Neighborhoods
March/April 2012, VIA Magazine

Fine Dining in Oakland
March/April 2012, VIA Magazine

Big Jack London lease fills office space at last
February 17, 2012, San Francisco Business Times 

BART-OAK tram project gains speed
February 10, 2012, San Francisco Business Times 

Energy Solutions buys downtown Oakland building for $10.4M
February 9, 2012, San Francisco Business Times 

Spots for a drink and a bite in Uptown Oakland
February 2012, San Francisco magazine

Timelines stetch out for redeveloping old bases
January 27, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

Coffee House Goes for “Zero” Carbon in Your Cup
January 24, 2012, KQED

Allegiant Air tabs Oakland for major expansion
January 24, 2012, USA Today

Allegiant Announces New Base of Operations and Travel Options From Oakland International Airport
January 24, 2012, Allegiant Press Release

Spice shop fantasy becomes a reality in Oakland
January 24, 2012, Oakland Tribune

Major development sought for Lake Merritt station
January 22, 2012, Oakland Tribune

Redevelopment ax chops into cities
January 20, 2012, San Francisco Business Times

Landmark West Oakland train station on track for repairs
January 17, 2012, Oakland Tribune

Oakland Stores Go From 'Pop-Up' to Permanent
January 13, 2012, Wall St. Journal Digital Network

City of Oakland Addresses Impacts Related to Elimination of Redevelopment Agencies Statewide
January 12, 2012, City Release

Oakland's New Take on Pop-Up Stores
January 11, 2012, Wall Street Journal

45 Places to Go in 2012
January 6, 2012, New York Times

Umami Burger Is Coming to Franklin Street in Oakland
January 5, 2012, Grub Street San Francisco

The Trappist, Oakland: An Old World beer place
January 5, 2012, San Francisco Chronicle

Jack London Square Finds a Haven
January 3, 2012, Zagat

New Parkway Theater to open in Oakland's Uptown district
December 30, 2011, Oakland Tribune

Carbon neutral cafe coming to Oakland
December 28, 2011, SFGate.com

Yasai Market, an independent produce store in the heart of Rockridge
December 28, 2011, Oakland North

Homeroom restaurant well schooled in mac 'n' cheese
December 29, 2011, San Francisco Chronicle

Oakland wins slot in green building program; one of eight cities nationwide
December 27, 2011, San Francisco Business Times

A First Look at B-Side BBQ, Now Open in Oakland
December 27, 2011, Grub Street San Francisco

Planting Justice Brings Fresh Produce to Oakland, Calif.
December 23, 2011, The Epoch Times

New tenants dock at Jack London Square
December 23, 2011, San Francisco Business Times

Oakland to sell base lot to 2 recycling firms
December 23, 2011, San Francisco Business Times

Lake Merritt eyesore gets makeover
December 22, 2011, Oakland Tribune

Jack London Square lands a string of leases
December 21, 2011, Oakland Tribune

Oakland's legendary blues district getting a walk of fame
December 19, 2011, Oakland Tribune

Code for Oakland team named third in national apps competition
December 19, 2011, Oakland Local

The story behind Ecologic as it eyes European market entry
December 18, 2011, Click Green

Back to the Roots thinks inside the box
December 16, 2011, San Francisco Business Times

New bike lanes installed in downtown area
December 16, 2011, Oakland North

Army base: Date set, deal not yet
December 16, 2011, San Francisco Business Times

Free Parking for Holiday Shoppers Saturday
December 15, 2011, Piedmont Patch

Popuphood Opens In Oakland: Can Collaborative Retail Revitalize Oakland?
December 14, 2011, Huffington Post

Broadway/Valdez District Specific Plan to give face to future around Grand Avenue
December 14, 2011, Oakland Local

Retailers launch Oakland Gift Card to help people shop locally
December 13, 2011, SFGate

Lousy economy doesn't deter determined entrepreneurs in Oakland
December 12, 2011, Oakland Tribune

Popuphood brings new life to Old Oakland
December 11, 2011, San Francisco Chronicle

Popuphood Aims to Revitalize Downtown Oakland
December 9, 2011, SF Weekly

First (Full) Look Inside Haven, Opening Next Week in Oakland
December 9, 2011, Grub Street

What's Old Is New: A new urban initiative and small-business incubator called popuphood could revitalize Old Oakland
December 7, 2011, East Bay Express

Local entrepreneurs launch Popup Hood, new venture in Old Oakland, Dec 9 party
December 4, 2011, Oakland Local

BART picks developer for Coliseum project
December 2, 2011, San Francisco Business Times

Oakland's historic Tribune Tower is bought in deal that will bring 300 jobs
December 2, 2011, Silicon Valley Mercury News

A Few Temporary Stores or a Neighborhood
December 2, 2011, The Gadsden Times

BART, Oakland eyeing apartment project near O.co Coliseum
December 2, 2011, Oakland Tribune

Made In Oakland
December 1, 2011, NBC Bay Area 

Top Oakland construction projects revealed
November 28, 2011, San Francisco Business Times

Oakland aims to add more businesses to its “green certified” list
November 28, 2011, Oakland North

Oakland fashion designer helps put local manufacturing back on the map
November 28, 2011, Oakland Tribune 

Trader Joe's in Oakland seeks to extend hours
November 28, 2011, Oakland Tribune

“Pop-up” stores to try transforming part of downtown Oakland this December
November 25, 2011, Oakland North

Oakland Structures insert, November 25, 2011, San Francisco Business Times

Oakland encourages local shopping
November 25, 2011, KGO-TV ABC 7

Local merchants' holiday viewing: Men (women and children) in plaid
November 25, 2011, San Francisco Business Times

Oakland Gets a New ‘There’
November 23, 2011, New York Times

Merchants encourage shoppers to stay local
November 23, 2011, Oakland Tribune

Slideshow: Kaiser Convention Center
November 23, 2011, San Francisco Business Times

More progress in pre-redevelopment process for old Oakland Army Base
November 23, 2011, Oakland Local

Gourmet restaurants, art galleries revive Oakland's Auto Row on Broadway
November 22, 2011, SFGate

The East Bay's Nissan of Oakland Announces They Have Opened a New Nissan Dealership Along Broadway Auto Row
November 21, 2011, SFGate

Sungevity takes stake in Dutch Zonline
November 18, 2011, San Francisco Business Times

With Expanded Hawaii Service, Oakland International Airport Becomes a Major Gateway to the Hawaiian Islands
November 16, 2011, OAK release

Grow Your Own Mushrooms in Used Coffee Grounds
November 13, 2011, The Wall Street Journal video

Jose Corona of Inner City Advisors on Inner City Sustainability and Job Creation
November 9, 2011, Forbes

Biodiesel Plant Will Collect Grease in Oakland, CA
November 7, 2011, Green Economy

City draws up plan for West Oakland
November 4, 2011, San Francisco Business Times

Oakland works to fix convention complex
November 4, 2011, San Francisco Business Times

Ex-offenders and low-income youth help reduce vandalism in Oakland through graffiti abatement program
November 3, 2011, Oakland North

Bact to the Roots: Changing the World One Mushroom at a Time
November 2011, Oakland Magazine

Plan dusted off for big Oakland residential tower
October 28, 2011, San Francisco Business Times

Revolution Foods upends bland school lunch
October 28, 2011, San Francisco Business Times

Oakland retail pops
October 21, 2011, San Francisco Business Times

Oakland airport lands new private jet business
October 21, 2011, San Francisco Business Times

Bank of America Awards $280,000 to East Bay Nonprofits for Workforce Development Programs
October 19, 2011, Financial Tech Spotlight

Congresswoman Barbara Lee Helps The Port Of Oakland Reach Funding Milestone Of Nearly $350 Million For Harbor Deepening And Maintenance
October 18, 2011, Port of Oakland Release

Innovative Graffiti Abatement Program Cleans Up Oakland while Providing Training for Young Adults
October 18, 2011, CEDA Release

Oakland has big plans for area near Coliseum
October 14, 2011, San Francisco Business Times

Oakland Celebrates New Model of Community Solar
October 7, 2011, Global Solar Technology 

Numi Organic Tea Named the Largest Brand Purchaser of Fair Trade Certified Teas in the U.S. for 2010
October 6, 2011, Numi Release

More home-grown businesses expected under Oakland ordinance
October 4, 2011, Los Angeles Times

Parklet Pilot Program Announced, Notice of Availability Released
September 29, 2011, Press Release

Port enjoying spike in exports that equals more jobs
September 28, 2011, KTVU

Opening of Nissan, Infiniti Dealerships Accelerates Growth along Broadway Auto Row
September 27, 2011, Press Release

Michaels Development, LINC Housing Break Ground on Red Star Apartments
September 22, 2011, Press Release

America's 20 Can-Do Capitals
September 19, 2011, Newsweek

At open house on redesign of Lake Merritt BART area, talk of bike lanes, security improvements
September 13, 2011, Oakland North/SFGate

Top 10 "Greenest" Office Markets
September 12, 2011, Green Real Estate Law Journal

Oakland, California at the Forefront of Rooftop Revolution
September 9, 2011, The Huffington Post

Fall Preview: 10 Bay Area Openings We're Most Excited About
August 22, 2011, Zagat

Western innovation: 20 towns of the future
August 19, 2011, Sunset Magazine

Sungevity stays in Oakland, plans to hire 200 to 300 workers
August 12, 2011, Oakland Tribune

Sungevity doubles its HQ space
August 12, 2011, San Francisco Business Times

Oakland boutique owner celebrates success
August 8, 2011, San Gabriel Valley Tribune

Lawrence Berkeley Lab courted by East Bay cities
August 2, 2011, San Francisco Chronicle

Developers plan to revive historic West Oakland train station
July 29, 2011, Oakland North

Incubator concept branching out to new industries
July 29, 2011, San Francisco Business Times

Oakland showcases waterfront site in bid for Lawrence Berkeley lab expansion
July 28, 2011, Oakland North

Oakland lobbies Berkeley lab
July 28, 2011, Oakland Tribune

New economy companies bolster Oakland's workforce
July 24, 2011, Oakland Tribune

Oakland pushes exports biz
July 22, 2011, San Francisco Business Times

U.S. Seaports Join ITA in New Partnership to Increase Exports
July 19, 2011, blog post by Francisco Sánchez, U.S. Under Secretary of Commerce for International Trade on Bullfax.com

Oakland highrise towers seek OK
July 15, 2011, San Francisco Business Times

Kaiser Permanente Tops Out New Oakland Medical Center
July 12, 2011, Medical Construction & Design

Oakland's Sungevity hiring hundreds
July 8, 2011, San Francisco Business Times

Making marmalade with Blue Chair Fruit Company
July 7, 2011, SFGate Blog

Pulse quickens on Oakland waterfront
July 1, 2011, San Francisco Business Times

Nonprofits team up in Oakland space
July 1, 2011, San Francisco Business Times

Gateway Bank opens new corporate offices in Oakland
July 1, 2011, ABC 7

Oakland project finds new life as apartments
June 24, 2011, San Francisco Business Times

Bay Area Capital Connections Conference to link Oakland entrepreneurs with investors
June 21, 2011, Oakland Local

Numi pours sustainability into every teapot
June 17, 2011, San Francisco Business Times

Shining Internet star Pandora could be a boost for downtown Oakland
June 17, 2011, Oakland Tribune

IPO ignites 'Pandora effect' in Oakland
June 15, 2011, San Francisco Business Times

Oakland Marriott City Center Reveals Newly Renovated Hotel
June 14, 2011, Visit Oakland Release

Green Day Bassist Plays Part in Oakland Rebirth
June 13, 2011, NBC Bay Area

Oakland's Foothill Square overhaul attracts new tenants
June 10, 2011, San Francisco Business Times

Grocery chain looking to open stores in Oakland's flatlands
June 9, 2011, Oakland Local

Highland Hospital breaks ground on Acute Tower Replacement Project
June 3, 2011, Oakland Tribune

APL first shipping line to use clean shore power at the Port of Oakland
May 28, 2011, Oakland Tribune

In Oakland's port, ships plug in to cut emissions
May 28, 2011, San Francisco Chronicle

Oakland company named Small Business of the Year
May 26, 2011, KGO-TV 7

Straight Outta Oakland: Restaurant and Lounge Entrepreneurs Drive Renaissance
May 17, 2011, The Atlanta Post

City of Oakland Welcomes Designer Pop-Up Store with Local Focus as New Tenant in Ogawa Plaza
May 12, 2011, City Release

City and Port of Oakland Lead Trade Mission to China
May 5, 2011, Port Release

Spring 2011 issue of the Oakland Business Assistance Center eNewsletter
May 4, 2011

Free Walking Tours Offer Glimpse of Downtown Oakland’s History and Current Renaissance
May 4, 2011, City Release

Feds betting $3.7 billion on Oakland solar firms
April 20, 2011, Oakland Tribune

MegaRegion Summit Draws Mayors, Business Leaders
April 16, 2011, Oakland Tribune

Choose Oakland insert
April 15, 2011, San Francisco Business Times

Building Green Business in Oakland insert
April 8, 2011, San Francisco Business Times

Oakland City Center Goes Greener
March 28, 2011, Business Wire

The Oakland renaissance
March 20, 2011, Los Angeles Times

New Target Store means Jobs, Revenue for Oakland
March 11, 2011, City Release

Port of Oakland Advances Trade Partnership with Major Public Port Operator and Logistics Provider in China
March 7, 2011, Port Release

Fruits of Oakland's redevelopment can take years to realize
March 3, 2011, Oakland Tribune

New Target straddling Oakland, Emeryville opens Wednesday
March 2, 2011, Oakland Tribune

Port says Army Base deal on $1B plan likely in 2011
February 18, 2011, San Francisco Business Times

Oakland port’s cargo shipments up 14%
February 8, 2011, San Francisco Business Times

Oakland port grant to cut ships' dirty diesel pollution
February 3, 2011, Oakland Tribune

Quan, Oakland CEDA ask for calm amid redevelopment fears
February 3, 2011, Oakland Tribune

City kicks off new energy program, targeting downtown businesses
February 3, 2011, Oakland North

Eliminating Redevelopment: What does it mean for Oakland?
February 3, 2011

Oakland Shines Energy Program Brightens Downtown Businesses
February 2, 2011

Movin' On Up
January 31, 2011, Diablo Magazine

Grameen taps $1M from Chevron for Oakland branch
January 28, 2011, San Francisco Business Times

Winter 2011 issue of the Oakland Business Assistance Center eNewsletter
January 26, 2011

Oakland's Art Explosion
January 25, 2011, The Huffington Post

Grubb & Ellis Ranks Oakland in Top 10 for U.S. Office, Industrial and Multi-Housing Markets in 2011-15 Forecast
January 3, 2011, PR Newswire

Peralta Community College District Goes Solar
December 22, 2010, Earth Times

Media Advisory - Grand Opening of The Altenheim brings 174 Senior housing units online
December 16, 2010

Feds shifting jobs from S.F. to Oakland
December 15, 2010, Oakland Tribune

Small specialty food companies moving into Oakland’s factory spaces
December 13, 2010, Oakland North

MacArthur project gains speed
December 10, 2010, San Francisco Business Times

FBI collars biggest Oakland lease of 2010
December 10, 2010, San Francisco Business Times

Sungetivity moves to Oakland
December 6, 2010, Oakland Tribune

Pet Food Express Moves Headquarters to Oakland
December 3, 2010, KGO-TV ABC 7

Business Leaders Talk Up Oakland
In these short video clips, hear what some of Oakland's most innovative business owners have to say about the city they call home.

Divco West eyes Jack London Square
November 26, 2010, San Francisco Business Times

On November 26, 2010, the San Francisco Business Times published their annual supplement entitled Oakland Structures: Oakland Unwraps the Future. The insert highlights the ongoing investment and economic growth in Oakland. Articles included: 

Oakland firm behind world's largest solar-thermal plant
October 25, 2010, Oakland Tribune

Mayor Dellums makes remarks during the ground breaking ceremony for BART Oakland Airport Connector
October 20, 2010, Good News in Oakland

The New Presence on Oakland Streets
September 30, 2010, Wall Street Journal

Oak Street and Lakeside Drive, Oakland
September 29, 2010, San Francisco Chronicle

Oakland Turns Over a New Leaf
September 16, 2010, Wall Street Journal

Oakland to streamline project approvals  
September 10, 2010, San Francisco Business Times

Highland Hospital to Start $668 million Rebuild
September 3, 2010, San Francisco Business Times 

Oakland Restaurant Design Adding More Style
August 26, 2010, San Francisco Chronicle

Polishing Oakland’s Crown Jewel: Lake Merritt Reborn
August 20, 2010, KQED

In Oakland, a Second Chance for a White Elephant (City Walk reborn) 
August 17, 2010, New York Times

Cargo Volume Rebounds at Port of Oakland 
July 31, 2010, San Francisco Chronicle

Major Grocery Chain to Open Two Stores in East Oakland
July 16, 2010, Oakland Tribune

Oakland Areas Bloom with Community Benefit Districts 
July 9, 2010, San Francisco Business Times

CBRE Investors closes on Oakland City Center portfolio
June 30, 2010, San Francisco Business Times

Oakland's restaurants find strength in numbers
The formation of the Oakland Restaurant Association is highlighted in this article which appeared in the June 25, 2010, issue of the Oakland Tribune.

Void left in Oakland by APL quickly filled by others
This Oakland Tribune article talks about the quick absorption of nearly 115,000 square feet of office space. Click here to read the June 25, 2010, article.

Business magazine lauds Oakland as a "Fast City" for urban innovation
June 23, 2010, Oakland North

Oakland Ellington tower achieves vacancy milestone
This Oakland Tribune article announces that The Ellington residential tower has exceeded the 50 percent sold milestone and how this signals a more robust sales environment. Click here to read the June 10, 2010, article.

West Oakland rolls
The San Francisco Business Times details how West Oakland's Central Station housing is helping to transform West Oakland. Click here to read the June 11, 2010, article. 

Shorenstein to sell Oakland City Center for $360M
The San Francisco Business Times announced that Shorenstein has tentatively agreed to see 1.5 million square feet in Oakland City Center to CB Richard Ellis Investors for $360 million. Click here to read the June 4, 2010, article.

Development restarts at stalled City Walk
Construction resumes in June 2010 on the City Walk residential project that has been stalled since 2007. Click here to read article that appears in the June 4, 2010, issue of the San Francisco Business Times.

Oakland's Restaurant Industry Continutes Growing
Oakland continues to experience growth in its restaurant industry as venues continue to open up throughout Oakland. Click here to read an article from the May 27, 2010, issue of the Oakland Tribune entitled "Business booms at hip new Oakland eatery."

Tagami Interviewed on the 2010 Northern California MegaRegion Summit
Click here to see an exclusive interview of California Capital & Investment Group's Phil Tagami by Good News in Oakland. The 2010 Northern California MegaRegion Summit brought together business, government and community representatives for an intensive discussion about goods movement in the region.

Jack London Market scores tenant
Click here to read this article that appeared in the May 21, 2010, issue of the San Francisco Business Times.

Shorenstein shops Oakland City Center portfolio
Click here to read this article that appeared in the May 14, 2010, issue of the San Francisco Business Times.

Spring 2010 issue of Opportunities Newsletter Available
The Spring 2010 issue of Opportunities, our economic development newsletter, has been released. Click here to read the latest news on new development, economic growth and valuable programs available in Oakland.

Spring 2010 issue of Redeveloping Oakland Available
The Spring 2010 issue of the Redevelopment newsletter has been released. Click here for the English version. This issue looks at the facade and tenant improvement grant programs, commercial lending, Project Area Committees (PACs), and how Redevelopment makes neighborhoods greener.

New York Times Writes about Oakland's Vibrant Art Scene
Click here to read the article from the April 30, 2010, issue of the New York Times which focuses on Oakland's vibrant arts scene and its role in the transformation of our city.

Tim Westergren, founder of Oakland-based Pandora, Named to TIME's Top 100 List
Westergren named among top 100 people that most affect our world by TIME magazine. Click here to read the article.

Oakland's Pandora is featured on ABC News Nightline
Click here to see the five-minute segment on Oakland's own online pioneer Pandora.

City Seeks Community Input on Future Development of the Lake Merritt BART Station Area
The City of Oakland invites the public to the first community workshop on the Lake Merritt BART Station Area Plan slated for Wednesday, April 14, 2010. Running from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., the workshop will be held in the Metropolitan Transportation Commission’s Auditorium at 101 Eighth Street in downtown Oakland. Community goals and keys issues of concern for the planning area will be discussed at this workshop. Click here to read the full release.

Port of Oakland sees surge in passenger, cargo volume
Click here to read an article from the April 9, 2010, issue of the San Francisco Business Times.

City to Host Community Workshops on Draft Citywide Zoning Changes, Maps
The City of Oakland invites residents, property owners, business owners and developers to attend one of three upcoming workshops on the draft residential and commercial zoning regulations and maps. At these workshops, City staff will highlight proposed residential and commercial zoning changes for different areas throughout the City. Click here to read the full release.

Oakland Honored by Statewide Association
The Oakland Redevelopment Agency was awarded the California Redevelopment Association’s Award of Excellence for the Fox Theater renovation. The California Redevelopment Association gives Awards of Excellence to recognize redevelopment projects from around the state that have significantly benefited their communities. Award nominees are evaluated based on their efforts to improve physical conditions in their communities; the extent of community participation in and benefit from the project; the economic viability and fiscal stability of the project; and unique, effective project design solutions. Click here to read the full release.

Fruitvale development ripens
Click here to read the February 19, 2010, article from the San Francisco Business Times about Oakland's bustling Fruitvale district.

Business Survey Underway
The 17th Annual Business Survey is underway. Working with contractor Purple Lynx, a local consulting firm, the Community and Economic Development Agency intends to assess the opinions of businesses located in Oakland, beginning with the commercial-industrial sector, to identify business retention opportunities. To take the survey, click here.

Winter 2010 issue of Redeveloping Oakland Released
The Winter 2010 issue of the Redevelopment newsletter has been released. Click here for the English version. This issue looks at how the Redevelopment Agency helps build healthy communities, new projects on tap for 2010, the Business Assistance Center and more. 

ArtBistro Ranks Oakland #11 in its Top 25 Cities for Designers and Artists
January 19, 2010, ArtBistro

Port of Oakland Stands Tall in Tough Economy
Changes to Accommodate Shippers and Exporters Are Helping Facility Fare Better Than Southern California Rivals. Click here to read an article that appeared in the December 31, 2009, issue of the Wall Street Journal.

December 2009 issue of Opportunities e-Newsletter Released
Click here to read the December 2009 Economic Development newsletter Opportunities. 

Oakland retail sites spark 13 proposals
The RFP for 10 City-owned parcels generated 13 responses. Click here to read an article that appeared in the December 11, 2009, issue of the San Francisco Business Times.

Oakland's Temescal District Featured in the Wall Street Journal
The December 3, 2009, issue of the Wall Street Journal includes an article on Oakland's Temescal district. Click here to read the article entitled, "Oakland's Temescal Goes From Rundown to Reborn."

Continued leasing activity lights up Oakland nightlife
Learn about the robust leasing activity in downtown Oakland where "10 new retail, restaurant and bar leases have been signed." Click here to read the full article that appeared in the November 13, 2009 issue of the San Francisco Business Times.

Food-processing plants make comeback in Oakland
Learn about Oakland's "edible economy" in this article which appeared in the October 24, 2009 issue of the San Francisco Chronicle.

Fall 2009 issue of Redeveloping Oakland Released
The Fall 2009 issue of the Redevelopment newsletter has been released. Click here for the English version. This issue looks at how the Redevelopment Agency partners with non-profits to build a model city, how foot patrols are used for public safety and highlights City or Agency owned sites ripe for development.

New Oakland business center aimed at helping the little guy
Read about the how the Oakland Business Assistance Center is helping businesses thrive in Oakland in this article which appeared in the Oakland Tribune on October 18, 2009.

Oakland gets a taste for gourmet
Learn about the wave of restaurants that now call Oakland home in this article which appeared in the San Francisco Chronicle on October 18, 2009.

Oakland Featured on KPIX's Bay Sunday
KPIX CBS5 devoted its entire August 23, 2009, Bay Sunday show to the resurgence of Uptown in downtown Oakland. Click here for the segment on Downtown Oakland Resurgence featuring Gregory Hunter and Samee Roberts from the City of Oakland. Click here for the segment on Oakland Arts and Entertainment featuring developer Phil Tagami and Armando Ramos owner of SOMAR. Click here for the segment on Downtown Oakland's Dining Scence featuring Michael LeBlanc from Pican and Gloria Dominguez from Tamarindo Antojeria Mexicana. Click here for the segment on Downtown Oakland Small Business featuring Bakesale Betty and Marie Deleris fom Entrez! Open House.

Summer 2009 issue of Opportunities e-Newsletter Released
Click here to read the Summer 2009 Economic Development newsletter Opportunities.

East Oakland Rising
Click here to read an article by Bianca Torres that appeared in the August 21 issue of the San Francisco Business Times that talks about development in East Oakland.

Summer Issue of Redeveloping Oakland Newsletter
The Summer 2009 issue of the Redevelopment newsletter has been released. Click here for the English version. This issue looks at Redevelopment investment's in neighborhoods, the facade and tenant improvement programs and Oakland's hot dining scene.

Discover Oakland’s New Arts, Entertainment District during Uptown Unveiled!
Uptown Unveiled!, a free street fair on Thursday, June 18, 2009, will offer a glimpse into the hip, happening Uptown District. Also the launch event for Oakland’s two new greater downtown community benefit districts, Uptown Unveiled! is the perfect way for foodies, families, fun-seekers and urban dwellers of all ages to celebrate the start of summer! Click here to read the full release.

Oakland bars tap into demand
Click here to read Sarah Duxbury's article on the growing nightlife scene in downtown Oakland that appeared in the May 29, 2009, issue of the San Francisco Business Times.

S.F. entrepreneur likes the look of Oakland, and five times over
Click here to read Jim Gardner's Talk of the Town column from the May 22, 2009, issue of the San Francisco Business Times that talks about Michael O'Connor who is poised to open five businesses in Oakland in the coming months.

It's Happening In Oakland
Read Michael Bauer's May 8, 2009, blog entry for Between Meals on sfgate.com where he writes about Oakland's thriving dining scene and says "the city has come into its own as a dining destination."

Oakland Featured in New York Times
36 Hours in Oakland, Calif. Click here to read the full article from the May 3, 2009, edition of the New York Times.

Join us for Mayor Dellums' 3rd Annual Oakland Partnership Economic Summit
Please join us at Mayor Dellums’ 3rd Annual Oakland Partnership Economic Summit on Friday, May 1st from 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Keynote speaker is George Zimmer, founder and CEO of Men’s Wearhouse. New this year is Showcase Oakland! An expo of Oakland businesses that were selected to represent Oakland’s many leading-edge companies that are putting Oakland on the map! The Summit will provide updated information about Oakland’s economy, business activities and why companies are choosing to locate in Oakland. Click here to view the event flyer.

Premier Issue of Opportunities, City's new Economic Development Newsletter
Welcome to the premiere issue of Opportunities, a publication of the City of Oakland’s Economic Development Division. Our mission is to foster investment and development in Oakland that contributes to its growth, vitality and sustainability. Click here to read the Spring 2009 issue.

Emerging From the Shadows of San Francisco
Oakland, Calif., has made headway in recent years to throw off its gritty image and emerge from the shadow of San Francisco. Click here to read the whole story which appeared in the April 30, 2008 issue of the Wall Street Journal.

 

Numi Organic Tea Named the Largest Brand Purchaser of Fair Trade Certified Teas in the U.S. for 2010
October 6, 2011, Numi Release

High hopes for new dealerships rolling into Broadway Auto Row
October 5, 2011, Oakland North