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A Better Oakland

Covering City Hall, politics, public safety

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The HarriOak News

Neighborhood news from all over Oakland, City Hall

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Living in the O

Political commentary on Oakland and plus local reviews.

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Alameda Musings

Sights and sounds from the island city.

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Davey D's Hip Hop Corner

Davey D's site on hip hop and politics

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Oakland: Lifestyle

Lonely Girl Travels

Interesting blog about a Oakland girl who travels the world.

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Oakland Geology

Focusing on walking paths across the city.

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Entertainment & Arts Bloggers

38th Notes - Bay Area Hip-Hop Culture

Bay Area hip-hop scene. Music submissions accepted.

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Roots and Branches

Young artist collective creating works via different mediums.

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(Brendan Smialowski)
Congress is using Twitter, but which party is most active?

Your representative in the House is almost certainly on Twitter. Your senator definitely is. But how are they using the social network? Full Story
(Ray Chavez/Bay Area News Group)
Teens: How to thrive despite ADHD

Many teenagers diagnosed with ADHD take medication yet still feel isolated and left to their own devices to figure out how to survive and thrive, particularly in high school, with its added academic and social rigors. We speak to teens, experts, and parents about the resources available, including a new book by a UCSF psychology professor and a free guide by an Alameda teenager with ADHD.