Oakland

Oakland is a large and diverse city, gaining much positive attention for it’s home-grown small-business support and artsy scene. There are many neighborhoods, some of which are:

Bushrod
Crocker Highlands/Trestle Glen
Dimond/Fruitvale
Downtown/Uptown/Chinatown
Glenview
Grand Lake/Lake Merrit/Adams Point
Jack London Square
Laurel
Longfellow
Maxwell Park
Millsmont
Montclair
NOBE/Santa Fe/Golden Gate
Oakmore
Piedmont (near Piedmont Ave, not the city)
Redwood Heights
Rockridge (upper & lower)
Sequoyah Heights
Skyline
Temescal
West Oakland/Dogtown

Oakland Links sampler City and Schools:

• City of Oakland

• Oakland Parks and Rec

• City of Oakland School District

Food, theater, parks, community:

• Blog.ouroakland.net

I have not verified the following content, but looks interesting!

• oaklandgeology.wordpress.com