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160th Anniversary reading file

April 27, 2012

Oakland was incorporated as a city on May 4, 1852. The City of Oakland and community groups are celebrating the city’s 160th anniversary with a week of events kicking off at Frank Ogawa Plaza at noon today (PDF). But Oaklanders don’t rest on our laurels – new spots and services bloom! Here is your pre-anniversary reading file:

Enjoy the new while celebrating the old in Oakland this weekend!

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Friday the 13th News Roundup

April 13, 2012

It’s Friday the 13th, and after an arresting image of City Hall being struck by lightning made the Facebook rounds today, a sunny day seems more special than usual! Find some of this week’s happenings and new news about the DTO, in this week’s collection of news and views.

Next week: update on Broadway and 23rd Street – a new hub for Uptown?

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